FCI Recruitment 2024 Apply Online For 5000 Post, www.fci.gov.in

The Food corporation of India (FCI) is the primary organization of the Government of India that ensures food security in the country. It is responsible for the procurement and distribution of various food grains. It also safeguards the interest of farmers and creates buffer stocks for any unexpected emergency situations. It also regulates the market price of grains by setting a Minimum Support Price (MSP) at which the government buys the grains from farmers and ensures their interests.


The Food Corporation of India recruits candidates for various posts at its offices spread all across the country. It is good news for all candidates who wish to apply for FCI since the recruitment notification will soon be live. It will be available at the official website https://fci.gov.in/ to which all the interested candidates can head after reading the article. 


In this article we have given a detailed analysis of the eligibility criteria, age criteria, application procedure, selection process, and any other relevant detail related to the exam. Continue reading to know more about the FCI Exam and keep checking our website regularly to receive updates about any development related to the exam at the earliest. 


FCI Notification 2024

The notification for the Food Corporation of India Recruitment 2024 will be live soon on the official website. All the other details regarding vacancies, eligibility, selection procedure, and other information will be mentioned in the notification in detail. 

Candidates are suggested to keep visiting the official website for updates regarding important dates and release of admit cards which will also be available on the official website. 


FCI Recruitment 2024 Important Dates 

Important dates related to the exam will be updated in the table below as soon as they are notified by the Food Corporation of India.


Important Dates for FCI Recruitment 2024
Events Important Dates
FCI Notification Release Date To be notified
FCI Apply Online 2024 Start Date To be notified
Last Date To Apply Online To be notified
Last date for submission of application fee To be notified
Availability of FCI Admit Card 2024 To be notified
FCI Exam Date 2024


Vacancy Details 

By looking at the vacancy distribution for last year, candidates can make a safe assumption of the number of posts that will be released under different categories of Food Corporation of India (FCI). 


FCI Manager Vacancy 2022
Posts Zones
North Zone South Zone West Zone East Zone North East Zone
Manager (General) 1 5 3 1 9
Manager (Depot) 4 2 6 2 1
Manager (Movement) 5 1  
Manager (Accounts) 14 2 5 10 4
Manager (Technical) 9 4 6 7 2
Manager (Civil Engineer) 3 2 1
Manager (Electrical 

Mechanical Engineer)

Manager (Hindi) 1 1 1
Total 38 16 20 21 18


FCI Assistant Grade 3 Vacancy 2022
Cadre North Zone South Zone East Zone West Zone North East Zone
JE (Civil) 22 05 07 05 09
JE (Electrical Mechanical) 08 02 02 03
Steno Grade-II 43 08 08 09 05
AG III (General) 463 155 185 92 53
AG III (Accounts) 142 107 72 45 40
AG III (Technical) 611 257 194 296 48
AG III (Depot) 1063 435 283 258 15
AG-III (Hindi) 36 22 17 06 12
Total 2388 989 768 713 185


Eligibility Criteria 

Age Criteria 

Listed below is the eligibility criteria based on the age limit for the posts that will be released under FCI Recruitment Notification 2024.

  • Manager – The maximum age limit for this post is 28 years 
  • Manager (Hindi) – The maximum age limit for this post is 35 years 


Based on different reservation categories, age relaxation is also  provided to candidates. 

  • OBC – 3 years
  • SC/ST – 5 years
  • Departmental (FCI) Employees – 10 years
  • PWD-General – 10 years
  • PWD-OBC – 13 years
  • PWD-SC/ST – 15 years


Educational Qualification

Candidates applying for different managerial posts need to have different educational qualifications depending upon the area of service. 

  • Manager (General) – For this post candidates must have completed a bachelor’s degree or equal and from a recognised institution with minimum 60% marks or CA/ICWS/CA
  • Manager (Depot) – For this post also candidates must have completed a bachelor’s degree or equal and from a recognised institution with minimum 60% marks or CA/ICWS/CA
  • Manager (Movement) – For this post also candidates must have completed a bachelor’s degree or equal and from a recognised institution with minimum 60% marks or CA/ICWS/CA
  • Manager (Accounts) – For applying to this post candidates must have : 

Associate Membership of
a) The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India; or
b) The Institute of Cost Accountants of India; or
c)The Institute of Company Secretaries of India


A B.Com degree from a recognized University and PostGraduate Full-time MBA (Fin) Degree / Diploma of minimum 2 years recognized by UGC/AICTE;

  • Manager (Technical) – For this post, candidates must have graduated in B.Sc. in Agriculture from a recognized University or  must have a B.Tech degree or B.E degree in Food Science from a recognized University/ an institution approved by the AICTE
  • Manager (Civil Engineer) – For this post candidates must withhold a Degree in Civil Engineering from a recognized University or equivalent
  • Manager (Electrical Mechanical Engineer) – For this post candid must withhold a Degree in Electrical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering from a Recognized University or equivalent.
  • Manager (Hindi) – For this post candidates must withhold a Master’s Degree of a recognized University or equivalent in Hindi with English as an elective subject along with 5 years of experience in terminological work in Hindi and/or translation work from English to Hindi or vice-versa preferably of technical
    or scientific literature.


FCI Recruitment 2024 Application Procedure 

To apply for various posts under FCI, interested candidates must follow the following steps. 

  • After the release of the official notification, candidates must visit the official website of FCI at https://fci.gov.in/
  • On the homepage, click on registration 
  • Register yourself via your name, phone number & email ID 
  • Feel the form according to the instructions 
  • Upload scanned copies of your documents as instructed 
  • Verify your information and check for any errors 
  • Click on the submit button
  • Make the online fee payment via any online payment mode
  • Once the payment is done, you will receive a confirmation mail on your email ID 
  • Download or take a printout of your application


Application Fee

All candidates have to pay a fee to apply for the FCI exam. 

For the general, OBC & EWS category the fee is ₹1000 while for the SC, ST & PWD categories no fee is applicable. 


Candidates must note that the payment of application fee can only be made using online banking methods such as debit card, credit card, net banking, and UPI.

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