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Exam Highlights
  • Exam Name
    BARC Recruitment Exam
  • Mode of Conduction
  • Exam Duration
    2 Hours
  • Exam Frequency
  • Official Website
  • Total Marks
  • Total No. of Questions
  • Medium of the exam
    English and Hindi
  • Marking Scheme
    3 marks per question 1/3 Mark deducted for each wrong answer
  • Exam Dates
    June 05, 2022
Eligibilty Criteria

Before applying for BARC Recruitment 2022 candidates should check their eligibility. The factors on which the eligibility of candidates depends are discussed below.

BARC Eligibility 2022: Academic Eligibility

  • Candidates applying via GATE should hold a Bachelor's degree in the relevant field as applied in GATE.
  • Candidates completing a degree in B.Sc. Physics/Chemistry/Bioscience/Geology are also eligible.
  • Candidates should have scored a minimum of 60% in Bachelor’s degree.
  • Candidates with 5 years of integrated (B.Tech./B.E.+ M.Tech.) engineering degree are also eligible.
  • Candidates in the final year of their qualifying exam are also eligible.

BARC Eligibility 2022: Age Eligibility

Candidates applying for BARC Recruitment 2022 must fulfil age criteria as prescribed in the official notification. Candidates are given age relaxations as prescribed by the constitution. Following is the maximum age a person can apply from various categories.

  • Candidates from General Category should not have attained more than 26 years of age.
  • Candidates from OBC Category should not have attained more than 29 years of age.
  • Candidates from SC/ST should not have attained more than 31 years of age.
  • Candidates who are dependents of the persons killed in the 1984 riots are given exemption up to 31 years of age.
  • Candidates domiciled in the Kashmir Division of Jammu & Kashmir State from 01/01/1980 to 31/12/1989 are eligible up to 31 years of age.
  • Candidates who belong to Physically Challenged (PWD) categories from all caste categories are given an age relaxation of 10 years.
Exam Pattern

The BARC Recruitment 2022 will consist of the BARC Online Exam and Personal Interview. Candidates applying via GATE or not will have to appear for BARC 2022 Exam. After qualifying and securing the set cut-off, candidates will be called for a Personal Interview.

The final selection will be based on the marks scored in the Online Exam and Personal Interview. A Medical test will also be conducted after finally selecting the candidates.

The BARC 2022 exam is a computer-based online exam that contains 100 multiple-choice questions carrying 300 marks (3 marks per question). There will also be a penalty of 1 mark for wrong answers marked. The duration of the Online exam will be 120 minutes.

The BARC Recruitment 2022 Exam Pattern is provided in the table below.

Particulars Details
Mode of Exam Online Mode
Type of Questions Objective Type Questions (MCQs)
No. of Questions 100 Questions
Total Weightage 300 Marks (3 marks per question)
Duration of Exam 120 Minutes
Negative Marking Criteria 1/3 Mark deducted for each wrong answer

Following Engineering Disciplines are eligible to apply for BARC 2022 online examination. Techanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics Engineering, Computer Science Engineering, Instrumentation Engineering, Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering, Civil Engineering, Nuclear Engineering. Candidates need to have knowledge of their relevant field.

The tentative syllabus for BARC Exam 2022 is given in the following table.

Engineering Stream Topics
Civil Engineering
  • Structural Analysis
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Strength of Materials
  • Surveying
  • Soil Engineering
  • Construction Materials & Concrete Structures
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Design of Steel Structures
  • Transportation Engineering
  • Hydrology & Irrigation
  • Engineering Mathematics
Computer Science Engineering
  • Algorithms
  • Programming and Data Structures
  • Computer Networks
  • Computer Organization and Architecture
  • Databases
  • Operating System
  • Digital Logic
  • Theory of Computation & Compiler Design
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Software Engineering
  • Engineering Mathematics
Electrical Engineering
  • Electromagnetics
  • Analog Electronics
  • Digital Electronics
  • Measurement & Instrumentation
  • Control Systems
  • Power System
  • Network Theory
  • Electrical Machines
  • Power Electronics
  • Signals & System
  • Engineering Mathematics
Electronics and Communication Engineering
  • Analog Electronics
  • Digital Electronics
  • Electronic Devices and Circuits
  • Networks
  • Computer Engineering
  • Measurements and Instrumentation
  • Control Systems
  • Signals & Systems
  • Communication
  • Electromagnetics
  • Engineering Mathematics
Mechanical Engineering
  • Strength of Materials
  • Thermodynamics
  • Machine Design
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Production
  • Theory of Machines
  • Heat transfer
  • Engineering Mechanics
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Engineering Materials
  • Engineering Mathematics
Instrumentation Engineering
  • Electrical Circuits
  • Signals and Systems
  • Control Systems
  • Analog Electronics
  • Digital Electronics
  • Measurements
  • Sensors and Industrial Instrumentation
  • Communication and Optical Instrumentation
  • Engineering Mathematics
Chemical Engineering
  • Process Calculations and Thermodynamics
  • Fluid Mechanics and Mechanical Operations
  • Heat Transfer
  • Mass Transfer
  • Chemical Reaction Engineering
  • Instrumentation and Process Control
  • Plant Design and Economics
  • Chemical Technology
  • Engineering Mathematics

BARC Syllabus of Science Stream

Here are the important topics for Science Stream candidates for BARC Recruitment 2022:

Science Stream Topics
Chemistry Physical Chemistry - Basic Mathematical Concept, Atomic and Molecular Structure, Theory of Gases, Solid-state, Chemical Thermodynamics, Chemical and Phase Equilibria, Electrochemistry, Chemical Kinetics, Adsorption and Spectroscopy Organic Chemistry - Basic Concepts in Organic Chemistry and Stereochemistry, Organic Reaction Mechanism and Synthetic Applications, Qualitative Organic Analysis, Natural Products Chemistry and Aromatic and Heterocyclic Chemistry Inorganic Chemistry - Periodic Table, Chemical Bonding and Shapes of Compounds, Main Group Elements (s and p blocks), Transition Metals (d block), Bioinorganic Chemistry, Instrumental Methods of Analysis and Analytical Chemistry
Geology The Planet Earth, Geomorphology, Structural Geology, Paleontology, Stratigraphy, Mineralogy, Petrology, Economic Geology and Applied Geology
Bioscience General Biology, Basics of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Biophysics, Microbiology, Cell Biology, Immunology, and Mathematical Sciences
Physics Mathematical Methods, Mechanics and General Properties of Matter, Oscillations, Waves, and Optics, Electricity and Magnetism, Kinetic theory, Thermodynamics, Modern Physics, Solid State Physics, Devices and Electronics

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