Ordnance Factory Exam Pattern & Syllabus
Scheme and Syllabus of Ordnance Factory Written Test –
(1) There will be a written examination of one paper. The paper will be of ‘Objective Multiple Choice type’ of maximum 100 marks.
(2) The paper will consist of two parts –
(a) Part A – will consist of 20 marks having questions on General Science and quantitative Aptitude, each having weightage of 10 marks. The question will be of up to 10th standard.
(b) Part B will consist of 80 marks of NCVT syllabus for the relevant trade.
(3) All the questions will be compulsory. There will be no negative marking.
(4) The subject of the written examination, the maximum marks allotted to each paper as mentioned above.
(A) General Science (10 questions) – Question will be aimed at testing the candidate’s General Awareness of the environment around him. Question will also be designed to test knowledge of basic science studied upto 10th standard and would include such matters of every day observations and experience as may be expected of any educated person.
(B) quantitative Aptitude (10 questions) – The candidate will be tested general mathematics of upto 10th standard involving number system, equations in two variables, simple and compound interest, perimeter, area and volume of geometrical figures, Direct and inverse proportions, Pythagoras theorem and trigonometry.
(C) NCVT Trade (80 questions) – questions from the NCVT syllabus of relevant trade.
(D) Trade Test – The syllabus for trade test (Practical) will be as per trade test specification of semi-skilled grade of the relevant trade, trade test will be merely qualifying nature. It will not decide the merit of the selected candidates. The merit will be decided solely based of the results of written examination.