UIIC ASSISTANT November 2, 2021


UIIC Assistant Exam Syllabus (Expected)

Exam preparation starts by familiarizing oneself with the Syllabus as well as the Exam Pattern. As soon as the UIIC Assistant Admit Card release date is announced, candidates must make sure that they have prepared themselves well with the help of the syllabus details. As mentioned above, the Selection Process consists of two stages, the Prelims exam followed by the Mains Exam. Let us look at the syllabus for the UIIC exam.

Subjects Topics
English language
Reasoning Ability
Computer Ability
Quantitative Aptitude
  • Data Interpretation
  • Simplification/ Approximation
  • Number Series
  • Quadratic Equations
  • Quantity based problems
  • Ratio & Proportion
  • Percentage & Averages
  • Profit & Loss
  • Simple Interest & Compound Interest
  • Time, Work and Wages
  • Time & Distance
  • Permutation, Combination & Probability
  • Mixtures & Allegations
  • Pipes and Cisterns
  • Boats and Streams
General Awareness

UIIC Assistant Exam Pattern

Recruitment for the UIIC Assistant is split into two phases, Prelims and Mains. These exams are further classified into various sections. The sections are English Language, Reasoning, Numerical Ability, General Awareness, Computer Language etc. The details of both the Exam Patterns are below:

UIIC Assistant Prelims Exam Pattern:

Sr. No. Name of Test No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
1. Test of English Language 30 30 60 minutes
2. Test of Reasoning Ability 35 35
3. Test of Numerical Ability 35 35
Total 100 100

UIIC Assistant Mains Exam Pattern:

Name of the Test No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
Test of Reasoning

Numerical Ability

40 50 120 minutes
Test of English Language 40 50
Test of General Awareness 40 50
Computer Knowledge 40 50
Test of Numerical Ability 40 50
Total 200 questions 250 marks

How to Prepare for UIIC Assistant Exam 2021?

To cover the entirety of the syllabus in the time available, candidates need to prepare for the exam in a systematic, organised and efficient manner. Without this, the candidates will have less chances of featuring in the UIIC Assistant Merit List and get shortlisted for the post of Assistant. Here are some tips that may help candidates while preparing for the exam are:

  • Consistent study of at least 6 hours every day is necessary.
  • Candidates must stick to the topics mentioned in the syllabus. With each topic being completed, candidates should keep crossing out those topics in the syllabus list.
  • 45 minutes of study should be followed by 10 minutes of break for sustaining the energy and attention span during preparation. But candidates may adjust that according to their personal ability and requirement.
  • Online Test Series, mock tests, previous year papers or sample papers are a great way to practice. Candidates must time themselves while solving these.
  • Candidates must plan out their preparation in a long run, whilst also creating short0term goals. Creating a study calendar and using a daily planner would be a great help in doing so.

Best Books for UIIC Assistant Exam 2021

It is important that candidates prepare for the exam from reliable sources and good study material. We have curated a collection of the best UIIC Assistant books to prepare for the Odisha PSC postgraduate teacher examination. Take a look at them below:

Book Author/Publisher Subject
A New Approach to Verbal and Non-Verbal Reasoning B S Sijwalii Reasoning
Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Examinations Abhijit Guha and R.S. Aggarwal Quantitative Aptitude
Computer Knowledge for SBI/IBPS Clerk/PO/RRB/RBI/SSC/


Disha Publications General Knowledge
English Grammar in Use Murphy Raymond English
Lucent General Knowledge Lucent General Knowledge
English Language and Comprehension Hari Mohan Prasad

Swetali Mohan.