Can I get a government job in India with just one exam? | India News

The Cabinet has approved the NRA to hold the Single Entrance Examination for unpublished positions in central government ministries and public sector banks. The main advantage of this system is that it saves candidates a lot of time and money. They do not have to take multiple exams and can apply for multiple government jobs with one exam. Therefore, by offering government jobs a unique exam, they try to provide job opportunities to as many people as possible.

List of government jobs you can get with just one exam

The single examination system has been implemented in various government jobs such as clerical jobs, engineering jobs, medical jobs, etc. Sites like, Byjus,, and are valuable sources for accessing relevant information on government jobs with a single review.

Here is a list of some of the most popular government jobs you can apply for in one exam.

  • RBI attendant
  • IDBI Executive/Deputy Director
  • General Insurance Corporation Of India – Deputy Director
  • NAINITAL Bank – PO & Clerk
  • Combined Defense Services Review
  • EXIM (Export-Import Bank Of India) for Management Trainee

1. RBI Attendant

Selected candidates will fill RBI Attendant vacancies across India. Candidates who have completed their 10th standard are fully eligible to apply for this RBI recruitment.

Age limit: 18-25 years old

Salary: Rs 26,508

Exam Pattern: General Awareness, Numerical Ability, Reasoning and General English.

2. IDBI Executive/Deputy Director

The recruitment process for the Executive Director/Assistant positions at IDBI Bank will be by examination and interview if you apply online before the closing date for applications. Candidates must possess a school leaving certificate with a minimum of 55% marks from a recognized university.

Age limit: 20 to 25 years old

Salary: Starting from Rs 29,000, Rs 31,000 and Rs 34,000 for the first three years including remuneration each year.

Sample Exam for Assistant Manager

Four sections of Logical Reasoning, Data Analysis and Interpretation, English Language, Quantitative Aptitude, and General/Economic/Banking Awareness with 200 questions.

Exam template for executives

English language, quantitative aptitude and reasoning ability

3. General Insurance Corporation Of India – Deputy Director

Candidates for the GIC Deputy Director positions are selected on the basis of their performance in the online exam they take, followed by a panel discussion/interview and a medical exam.

The candidate must have graduated with a minimum of 60% for the general and OBC category and a minimum of 55% for the SC/ST category from a recognized university.

Age limit: 21 to 30 years old

Salary: Rs 32,795 to 62,315

Examination model: test of technical and professional knowledge, English language, general awareness and reasoning.

4. NAINITAL Bank – PO & Clerk

Nainital Bank Recruitment Notice 2022 has been officially released for Management Trainee and PO Clerks. Candidates can apply for both management trainee and clerk positions, as their exams will take place in different shifts. Only graduates can apply to take part in this national examination organized by the Nainital bank. Selected candidates will be interviewed based on their performance.

Age limit: 21 – 28 years old

Salary: Rs 30,000 – Rs 36,000 for POs and Rs 11,765 – Rs 31,540 for clerks

Exam Pattern: English, Reasoning, General Awareness, Computer Literacy, and Quantitative Aptitude

5. Combined Defense Services Review

There are three stages in the Combined Defense Services (I) exam – written exam, physical fitness test and interview.

The Combined Defense Services (I) exam will be conducted by the UPSC for the recruitment of personnel in the Army, Navy and Air Force. You will be shortlisted for positions in Dehradun, Ezhimala, Hyderabad and Chennai academies based on your preferences and the academic merit you bring to the table. This recruitment is reserved for graduates.

Age limit: 19 – 24 years old

Salary: Rs 56,000 – Rs 2.12,400 depending on position

Exam model: English, general knowledge and elementary mathematics.

6. EXIM (Export-Import Bank Of India) for Management Trainee

The role of management trainees will be to learn all aspects of international finance and other emerging diversified sectors in banking. To be eligible for this management trainee exam, candidates must pass the written and personality tests. Applicants must possess an MBA/PGDM/CA to apply for this opportunity.

Age limit: 25 – 30 years old

Salary: Rs 55,000

Examination model: objective and descriptive type


People who want government jobs in India should be aware of the factors that make them eligible for employment. The online recruitment process is long and most of the time the potential candidate is not shortlisted for the interviews. So, learn more about government opportunities, which you can easily crack with just one exam.

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