SEBI Officer Grade A Notification:Dates,Vacancies,Eligibility,Pattern,
  • Written By Zeshan Naz
  • Last Modified 27-06-2022
  • Written By Zeshan Naz
  • Last Modified 27-06-2022

SEBI Grade A Notification 2021: Eligibility, Fee, Results

SEBI Grade A Notification 2021: The registration process for SEBI Grade-A 2020-21 has been over. The result for the SEBI Grade A 2020-21 Phase-1 and Phase-2 Exam has been released by the Securities and Exchange Board of India. The Phase-2 result was announced by the board in online mode on their official website i.e. sebi.gov.in on March 18, 2021. Now the board will soon release the interview schedule for those candidates who have been shortlisted or cleared the phase-2 round successfully. The candidates are advised to keep track of the events and other important details about the SEBI Grade-A 2020-21 exam The candidates can refer to the official website or bookmark this article to get the latest updates regarding the exam.

SEBI Officer Grade A Notification 2021: An Overview

SEBI Grade A vacancy is announced for General Stream, Legal Stream, Information Technology Stream, Engineering Stream (Civil & Electrical), Research Stream, and Official Language Stream. To start with, let us look at the overview of the exam from the table below:

Organization NameSecurities and Exchange Board of
India (SEBI)
PostOfficer Grade A
(Assistant Manager)
SEBI Grade A Vacancy147
Starting date To Apply7th March 2020
Selection Process 3 stages (Prelims, Mains, Interview)
Application ModeOnline
CategoryGovt. Job
Selection ProcessWritten Test, Interview
Official Sitewww.sebi.gov.in

SEBI Officer Grade A Notification 2021: Important Dates

As the SEBI Officer Grade, A exam has been conducted for phase-1 and phase-2, candidates must keep a track of the official website to stay updated regarding the interview round. Go through the SEBI important dates from the table below:

EventsDates
Start of Online Application07th March 2020
Last date to apply online For SEBI Grade A31st October 2020
Last date to Pay Fee of SEBI Grade A31st October 2020
Last date to Print Application of SEBI Grade A22nd October 2020
SEBI Grade A Admit Card release23rd December 2020
SEBI Phase-I Online Examination17th January 2021
SEBI Phase-II Online Examination27th February 2021
SEBI Phase-II Result18th March 2021
InterviewTo be notified

SEBI Officer Grade A Notification 2021: SEBI Grade A Eligibility Criteria

Check the SEBI Officer Grade A eligibility criteria for General Stream, Legal Stream, Information Technology Stream, Engineering Stream, Research Stream and Official Language Stream:

Stream Educational Qualification
GeneralGeneral stream candidates should hold a Masters degree in any discipline, OR Bachelors degree in Law/Engineering OR Chartered Accountant/Company Secretary/Chartered Financial Analyst/Cost & Work Accountant
LegalBachelor’s degree in Law
Information TechnologyGraduate in Engineering (Electrical/Electronics/Electronics & Communication/Information Technology/Computer Science), OR Masters in Computer Application, OR Graduate in any discipline with postgraduate qualification in Computers or Information Technology
Civil EngineeringBachelors degree in Civil Engineering
Electrical EngineeringBachelors degree in Electrical Engineering
ResearchMaster’s Degree in Statistics
/Economics/Commerce/BA/
Econometric
Official LanguageMaster’s Degree in Hindi with English as one of the subjects OR Bachelor’s Degree level or Master’s Degree in Sanskrit/English/Economics/Commerce with Hindi as a subject a Bachelor’s Degree level

Maximum Age: 30 years.

Note: Age relaxation for candidates from reserved categories:

i) 5 years for applicants belonging to SC/ST.

ii) 3 years for applicants belonging to Other Backward Classes.

iii) 10 years for PwBD Candidates.

iv) 5 years for Ex-Servicemen.

SEBI Grade A Notification 2021: How To Apply?

The registration process has completed for the SEBI Grade-A recruitment drive 2020-21. Steps that you will be required to follow to apply for the upcoming SEBI Grade A recruitment drives:

  • – 1st Step: Visit SEBI official website to apply for SEBI Grade A Recruitment 2021-22.
  • – 2nd Step: Click on the “Click Here for New Registration” button from the top right corner of the screen.
  • – 3rd Step: Register by entering your “Name”, “Contact” and “E-mail ID.”
  • – 4th Step: Note down your provisional “Registration number” and “Password” flashed on the screen or sent to you by SMS and Email.
  • – 5th Step: Now login to your account by entering the received registration number and password.
  • – 6th Step: Enter your “Personal”, “Educational” and “Contact” details.
  • – 7th Step: Now upload scanned images of your “Photograph”, “Signature”, “Left-thumb impression” and “Hand-written declaration.”
  • – 8th Step: Click on the “Final Submit” tab to submit your application.
  • – 9th Step: Now click on the “Payment” tab and make payment of application fees.
  • – 10th Step: Click on the “Submit” button to submit the form and the payment.
  • – 11th Step: Take a printout of the application form for future reference.

SEBI Officer Grade A Notification 2021: SEBI Grade A Application Fee

Category-wise application fee

CategoryFees
General and OBC(NCL)Rs 850/- inclusive of intimation charges.
SC/ST/PwBDRs 100/- inclusive of intimation charges.

Note: On successful payment, an E-receipt will be generated. Applicants should take a printout of the E-receipt.

SEBI Officer Grade A Notification 2021: SEBI Grade A Selection Process & Exam Pattern

SEBI Officer Grade A selection process involves 3 stages:

i) Phase I- Online Exam (consists of two papers of 100 marks each)

ii) Phase II- Online Exam (consists of two papers of 100 marks each)

iii) Phase III- Personal interview

SEBI Officer Grade A Exam Pattern For Phase I

In the Phase, I exam, Paper 1 was common for all the streams but the exam pattern of Paper 2 varied as per the streams.

Paper

Streams: Subjects

Total Marks/Total Duration

Paper 1

All Streams:
General Awareness,
English Language,
Quantitative Aptitude,
Reasoning.

100/60 mins

Paper 2

General:
Commerce, Accountancy,
Management, Finance,
Costing, Companies Act,
Economics

100/40 mins

Legal, Information Technology,
Engineering (Civil & Electrical),
Official Language:
Specialized
subject related to stream.

100/40 mins

Research:
Economics, Econometrics,
Statistics, Finance, Commerce.

Total

 

200/100 mins

SEBI Officer Grade A Exam Pattern For Phase II

Paper 2 of Phase II of the SEBI Officer Grade A Exam was different for different streams. However, Paper 1 was common.

Paper

Streams: Subjects

Total Marks/Total Duration

Paper 1

All Streams:
English (Descriptive Test)

100/60 mins

Paper 2

General:
Commerce, Accountancy,
Management, Finance,
Costing, Companies Act,
Economics

100/40 mins

Legal,
Engineering (Civil & Electrical),
Official Language:
Specialized
subject related to stream.

100/40 mins

Research:
Economics, Econometrics,
Statistics, Finance, Commerce.

Total

 

200/100 mins

SEBI Officer Grade A Exam Pattern: Interview & Final Selection

Candidates who clear the Phase II of the exam by securing 40 percent marks in each section will be called for a Personal Interview. You can choose either English or Hindi as the language of your interview.

The final selection of candidates will be based on the marks secured by the candidates in Phase II and Phase III of the exam. Phase II will have 85 percent weightage and Phase III will have 15 percent weightage.

SEBI Officer Grade A Notification 2021: Examination Centre

SEBI exam was held at different examination centers as under:

Ahmedabad/ Gandhinagar Hyderabad/ Rangareddy Nasik
Agartala Indore New Delhi
Aurangabad Jaipur Panaji
Bengaluru Kanpur Patna
Bhubaneswar Kochi Prayagraj
Chandigarh/ Mohali Kolkata Pune
Chennai Lucknow Raipur
Coimbatore Madurai Ranchi
Dehradun Meerut Siliguri
Guwahati Mumbai/Greater Mumbai/
Navi Mumbai/Thane
Surat
Haldwani Muzzafarpur Vijayawada
Hubli – Dharwad Nagpur Vishakhapatnam

SEBI Officer Grade A notification 2021: Admit Card

Phase-1 and Phase-2 exam for SEBI Officer Grade A 2020-21 recruitment drive has been conducted successfully by the board. Now admit card for the interview round will be made available by the board on its official website. Applicants need to enter their Registration number/Roll Number and Password/Date of Birth for downloading the call letter for phase-3. Applicants are required to affix their recent photograph on the call letter which should be the same as provided by them during registration. The SEBI Grade A Call Letter will not be sent to the applicants through post or in person. The call letter should be carried along to the examination hall. Without the SEBI Officer Grade A call letter, candidates will not be allowed to appear for the interview

SEBI Grade A Notification 2021: Result

The result for the phase one and two exams has been released by the Securities and Exchange Board of India. The final result of the SEBI Grade-A recruitment will be released on the official website of SEBI. The schedule has not been announced yet. The candidates who are planning to appear for the SEBI Grade-A exam should keep an eye on the latest events or upcoming events for SEBI Grade-A exam.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. Does Sebi recruit every year for grade A?
A. Yes, Sebi recruits every year for grade A posts.
Q. What is the Application Fee for the grade A recruitment drive for Gen and OBC candidates?
A. The Application Fee for the grade A recruitment is Rs 850/- inclusive of intimation charges.
Q. How Can I clear SEBI Grade A exam?
A. Strategize your preparation, complete the entire syllabus and practice mock test series for better result
Q. Is Sebi a govt job?
A. Yes, SEBI Grade A Officer is a Government Job. 
Q. SEBI Grade A Syllabus For Phase- I Paper I?
A. English Language. Reasoning Ability. Quantitative Aptitude. General Awareness (including Financial Awareness)

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