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Exam Highlights
  • Exam Name
    IMD Recruitment
  • Mode of Conduction
    Online
  • Exam Duration
    120 Minutes
  • Official Website
    www.ssc.nic.in
  • Total No. of Questions
    200
  • Marking Scheme
    -0.25 for every incorrect answer
Exam Dates
  • Official Notification
    29 August 2022
  • Start of Registration Process
    29 August 2022
  • End of Registration Process
    28 September 2022
  • Admit Card Release Date
    to be notified
  • Exam Date
    to be notified
Eligibilty Criteria

IMD Educational Qualification 2022

  • Candidates must have a Bachelor's degree in Science/Computer Science/Information Technology/Computer Applications or a Diploma in Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering from a recognized institution with Physics as one of the core topics.
  • The qualifying marks must be higher than first-class. The Diploma denotes a three-year full-time education following the completion of the 10+2 test. Candidates must have completed a 10+2 program with Physics and Mathematics as core subjects from a recognized institution.

IMD Age Limit 2022

The candidate must be under the age of 30. Notably, the candidate's age as mentioned on his or her Xth Certificate/Admit Card will be accepted.

IMD Age Relaxation

The category-wise age relaxation is mentioned below in the table.

Category Age Relaxation
SC/ST 5 Years
OBC 3 Years
PH 3 Years
PH+OBC 13 Years
PH+SC/ST 15 Years
Ex-Servicemen (Gen) 3 Years after the deduction of Military Service Rendered from the actual age, from the closing date of application.
Ex-Servicemen (OBC) 6 (3+3)Years after the deduction of Military Service Rendered from the actual age, from the closing date of application.
Ex-Servicemen (SC/ST) 8 (5+3) Years After the deduction of Military Service Rendered from the actual age, from the closing date of application.
Central Govt. Civil Employees with at least 3 years of service (Gen) 5 Years
Central Govt. Civil Employees with at least 3 years of service (OBC) 8 Years (5+3)
Central Govt. Civil Employees with at least 3 years of service (SC/ST) 10 Years (5+5)
Domiciled Residents of Jammu and Kashmir (Gen) 5 Years
Domiciled Residents of Jammu and Kashmir (OBC) 8 Years
Domiciled Residents of Jammu and Kashmir (SC/ST) 10 Years
Defense Personnel disabled during hostilities (Gen) 5 Years
Defense Personnel Disabled during hostilities (OBC) 8 Years
Defense Personnel disabled during hostilities (SC/ST) 10 Years
Exam Pattern

The written examination lasts two hours and consists of 200 questions. The question paper is divided into two parts, part I and part II. The exam will be conducted entirely online.

  • The exam will be conducted entirely online.
  • There are 25 questions in each part, each worth one mark.
  • Part 2 is made up of 100 questions worth a total of the score.
  • Negative marking will be applied to each incorrect answer in the amount of 0.25 marks.
  • Both portions have a total time limit of 2 hours.
Part Subject No. Of Questions Duration
Paper I Reasoning 25 120 Minutes
Quantitative Aptitude 25
English Language and Comprehension 25
General Awareness 25
Part II Physics, Computer Science and Information Technology, Electronics, and Telecommunication 100
Syllabus

IMD Part I Syllabus

The syllabus for IMD part 1 is shown in the table below, and it is divided into four sections: Reasoning, English language, Quantitative Aptitude, and General Awareness.

Reasoning English Language Quantitative Aptitude General Awareness
  • Seating Arrangement
  • Syllogism
  • Blood Relations
  • Puzzles
  • Inequalities
  • Input-Output
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Order and Ranking
  • Alphanumeric Series
  • Distance and Direction
  • Verbal and Non Verbal Reasoning
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Cloze Test
  • Detection of Errors
  • Improving Sentences and paragraphs
  • Completion of paragraphs
  • Para jumbling
  • Fill in the blanks
  • Parts of speech
  • Modes of narration
  • Prepositions
  • Voice Change
  • Number Series
  • Data Interpretation
  • Simplification
  • Quadratic Equations
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Discounts
  • Averages
  • Mixtures
  • Percentages
  • Profit and Loss
  • Time Work and Distance
  • Rate of Interest
  • Probability
  • Permutation and Combination
  • Current Affairs and Static G.K.
  • Banking Awareness
  • International and National Awareness
  • Countries, Currencies, and Capitals
  • Books and Authors, and Awards and Honors
  • Headquarters
  • Prime Minister Schemes
  • Government Policies
  • Important Dates and Events
  • Basic Mathematical Concepts
  • Indian Climate
  • Physics, Chemistry

IMD Part II Syllabus

Physics, Computer Science and Information Technology, Electronics, and Communications make up part 2 of the IMD syllabus. The details are given below:

Physics Computer Science and Information Technology Electronics and Telecommunication
  • Mechanics
  • Thermal Physics
  • Optics
  • Electricity and Magnetism
  • Atomic Structure
  • Electronics
  • Computer
  • Operating Systems
  • Fundamentals of Programming
  • Internet Technology
  • Fundamentals of Geographical Information System
  • Electronics: Conductors and semiconductors, Magnetic, Passive components, Insulators, Characteristics of Resistors, Circuits, Voltage, and Current Relationships, Transistors, Introduction to Network Theorems, Concepts, Digital Electronics, Combinational Logic Design, etc.
  • Telecommunication: Basics and Principles, Directivity, Pattern, Propagations, Modulations, Introduction to Digital Communication, Multiplexing, Propagation of Signals.

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