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FCI Recruitment 2021 – Notification out for Category 1 post – Complete Details

FCI Recruitment 2021: FCI Recruitment 2021 Notification Released Officially for the posts of Assistant General Manager (General Administration/ Technical/ Accounts/ Law) and Medical Officer. These posts are coming under the FCI category 1. The FCI Careers has notified a total of 89 vacancies for various locations. Food Corporation of India (FCI), one of the largest Public Sector Undertakings ensuring the food security of the Nation, invites online applications of FCI recruitment 2021 for the above said posts.  As per the recruitment Reserve Bank Careers invites Online applications from interested and eligible candidates who are willing to work in the Government sector can go ahead to apply for the above said job vacancies.

The online application link available from 18th February 2021 and candidates should submit the online application form on or before the last date 10th March 2021. The FCI Category 1 notification 2021 and online application link will be going to release on the official website. Applications received after the last date or incomplete applications will be rejected. The FCI Category 1 selection process will be notified in the detailed official notification. The candidates shortlisted for the document verification will have to submit the printout of the application along with other supporting documents. The selected candidates appointed anywhere in India. Here, we have given the complete details about the FCI Recruitment 2021 for Category 1 is given here below.

FCI Recruitment 2021 – Overview

FCI Category 1 Notification 2021
Name of an Organisation Food Corporation of India
Posts Name Assistant General Manager & Medical Officer
Advt No. 01/2021
Vacancies 89
FCI Recruitment 2021 Registration begins 01st March 2021
Last Date To Apply 31st March 2021
Selection Process Online Test and Interview

FCI Recruitment 2021: Important Dates

Events Dates
FCI Category 1 Notification 2021 Released on 27th February 2021
FCI Recruitment 2021 Apply Online 01st March 2021
Last Date to Apply Online for FCI Category 1 2021 31st March 2021
FCI Category 1 2021 Admit Card Released On To Be Notified Soon
FCI Category 1 Exam Dates 2021 To Be Notified Soon


FCI Category 1 Vacancy 2021

A total of 89 vacancies has been announced by the FCI Careers through the FCI Category 1 Notification 2021. The category-wise and post-wise breakdown of the FCI vacancies has been tabulated below-

FCI Category 1 Vacancy Details

AGM General
12 3 9 3 3 30
AGM Technical 14 3 4 5 01 27
AGM Accounts 12 2 3 4 01 22
AGM Law 4 1 01 01 1 08
Medical Officer 1 1 02
Total 43 9 17 14 6 89

FCI Recruitment 2021: Eligibility Criteria

eligible candidates who fulfill the prescribed eligibility criteria can apply for the FCI Recruitment 2021. The eligibility criteria have been drafted in 2 categories namely

(i) Nationality

(ii) Age Limit

(iii) Educational Qualification


i. a Citizen of India, or

ii. a subject of Nepal, or

iii. a subject of Bhutan, or

iv. a Tibetan refugee who came over to India before the 1st January 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India, or

v. a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Srilanka and East African Countries of Kenya, Uganda and United Republic of Tanzania (formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar), Zambia, Malawi, Zaire and Ethiopia, and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India. Provided that a candidate belonging to categories (ii), (iii),

(iv) and (v) above shall be a person in whose favour a certificate of eligibility has been given by the Government of India.

FCI Category 1 Age Limit (as of 01/01/2021)

Post Name Maximum Age Limit
AGM General Administration 30 years
AGM Technical 28 years
AGM Accounts 28 years
AGM Law 33 years
Medical Officer 35 years

FCI Recruitment 2021: Education Qualification

AGM General Administration:

i) Post Graduate degree or equivalent from a recognized University/Institutes recognized by Central Govt. (or body authorized by it) with a minimum of 55% marks;




iii) Bachelor‟s Degree in Law or 5 years Integrated Course in Law from recognized University with a minimum of 55% marks.

FCI Recruitment 2021: AGM Technical

i) B.Sc. in Agriculture from a recognized University with a minimum of 55% marks.


ii) B.Tech degree or B.E degree in Food Science from a recognized University/institution approved by the AICTE with a minimum of 55% marks;


iii) B.Tech degree or B.E degree in Food Science & Technology or Food Technology or Food Processing Technology or Food Process Engineering or Food Processing or Food Preservation Technology from a recognized University/ an institution approved by the AICTE with a minimum of 55% marks.


iv) B.Tech. degree or BE degree in Agricultural Engineering from a recognized University/an institution approved by the AICTE with minimum 55% marks.


v) B.Tech degree or B.E degree in Bio-Technology or Industrial Bio-Technology or Bio-Technology or Bio-Chemical Engineering or Agricultural BioTechnology from a recognized University/ an institution approved by the AICTE with a minimum of 55% marks;

FCI Recruitment 2021: AGM Accounts

Associate membership of

i) The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India;


ii) The Institute of Cost Accountants of India; or

iii) The Institute of Company Secretaries of India

FCI Recruitment 2021: AGM Law

Full-time Degree in Law from a recognized University/Institute: and


Minimum 5 years of experience as a practicing Lawyer in Civil matters representing his clients in at least 3 cases in every year or 5 years‟ experience as a Law Officer in Central Government/State Government/Central Government PSU/State Government PSU in the IDA scale of Rs.16400-40500 or CDA scale of Rs. 9300- 34800 (Grade Pay 5400) (or corresponding in pre/post revised scales).

Medical Officer:

M.B.B.S. (Registered and completed the prescribed House Surgery) (either completed the Internship in 1962 or undergone Internment and a compulsory surgency for a period of one year. Rotary House Surgency for one year).


3 years of experience in any organized Medical Institution, preferably in a labour organization. [Experience as House Surgeon/Resident Doctor while pursuing MD Course would reckon as experience, provided it is acquired after completing the Internship

Note: In the case of SC/ST/ PwBD candidates, the minimum percentage of marks shall be 50% instead of 55%.

FCI Category 1 Recruitment 2021: Application Process

Application Mode Online
Application Fee
  • SC/ST/PwBD and Women candidates – NIL
  • Others – Rs. 1000/-
Payment Mode Online

FCI Recruitment 2021: Selection Process

The selection process will be consisting of

  • Online Test
  • Interview

FCI Recruitment 2021: Important Links

Check the official site of FCI

Download the FCI Recruitment 2021 Category 1 Notification PDF

Start the FCI AGM 2021 Apply Online Process Here

How to Apply for FCI Recruitment 2021?

  • Visit the official website of FCI.
  • Find the link regarding the FCI Careers.
  • After clicking the careers link find the link regarding the FCI Category 1 Notification 2021.
  • Click the notification link and read the complete details.
  • After that eligible aspirants click on the “Apply Online” button.
  • Fill in all information carefully without any mistake
  • Upload the scanned signature and photo before the last date.
  • Check all mentioned details carefully.
  • Make a payment of application fee through online mode
  • After that click on the “submit” button.
  • Take a print of the application form for further use.