National Institute of Electronics and Information Technology (NIELIT) conducts a national level exam to recruit candidates for the post of Scientist B & Technical Assistant A. National Institute of Electronics and Information Technology (NIELIT) organizes this exam on behalf of Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) for the deployement of the selected candidates at National Informatics Centre (NIC). NIELIT Scientist B/ Technical Assistant A exam is great opportunity for the candidates who have done Garduation or Post-Graduation (Engineering) in field of Computer Science/IT.

Eligibility Criteria:- Candidates having B.E./B.Tech Degree OR M.Sc./MS/MCA/ME /M.Tech/M Phil Master’s Degree in Electronics/Electronics and Communication/Computer Sciences/Computer and Networking Security/Computer Application, Software System/Information Technology/Information Technology Management/Informatics/Computer Management/Cyber law/Electronics and
Instrumentation. are eligible for appear in this Examination.

Here im gonna share syllabus and exam pattern for NIELT Scientist B/Technical Assistant A Exam. So, you can start your preparation right away. Its always better to undersatand the exam pattern to score good marks in exam. Here is the quick view exam pattern.

  • The Examination shall be Objective type and OMR Based
  • The question paper for the written examination will consists of 65% questions from Technical
    Area and 35% from Generic Area.
  • There shall be a total of 120 objective type Questions consisting of 78 questions from Technical Area (Computer Science) and 42 questions on Generic area.
  • Total duration to attempt paper is 03 hrs (180 minutes).

Now we have good understanding about exam pattern and it will help us to make a strategy to start preparation. Great! So, now i m gonna share syllabus of NIELT Scientis B/Technical Assistant A Exam.

Syllabus for NIELIT Scientist B:-

Section A (Generic):- Section A paper consist 35% questions from Generic Area which means its consist 42 question from Generic Area.

  • Logical Reasoning.
  • Analytical Reasoning Capabilities.
  • Quantitative and Qualitative abilities.
  • General Aptitude.

Section B Technical (Computer Science):- Section B consist 65% questions from Technical
Area which means out of 120 questions there will be a 78 questions from Technical area. Here is the Unit wise topic which will come the examination.

  • Probability, Statistics and Combinatorics.
  • Digital Logic.
  • Computer Organization and Architecture.
  • Electrical Engineering.
  • Analog and Digital Communication.
  • Programming and Data Structures.
  • Algorithms.
  • Compiler Design.
  • Operating System.
  • Databases.
  • Information Systems and Software Engineering.
  • Computer Networks.
  • Web Technologies
  • Cyber Security and Emerging Technologies.
  • Cloud Technology.

I just mentioned a syllabus for NIELIT Scientist B exam above and now im gonna share Syllabus for NIELIT Technical Assistant A exam.

Syllabus for NIELIT Technical Assistant A:-

Syllabus for NIELIT Technical Assistant A is quiet similar to syllabus for NIELIT Scientist B but not exactly same. However, exam pattern and sections of paper is also similar like NIELIT Scientist B paper. So, here is the syllabus for NIELIT Technical Assistant A.

Section A (Generic):- Section A paper consist 35% questions from Generic Area which means its consist 42 question from Generic Area similar to NIELIT Scientist B syllabus.

  • Logical Reasoning.
  • Analytical Reasoning Capabilities.
  • Quantitative and Qualitative abilities.
  • General Aptitude.

Section B Technical (Computer Science):- Section B consist 65% questions from Technical
Area which means out of 120 questions there will be a 78 questions from Technical area. Here is the Unit wise topic which will come the examination.

  • Probability, Statistics and Combinatorics.
  • Digital Computer Principles.
  • Computer Organization and Architecture.
  • Programming and Data Structures.
  • Object Oriented Programming
  • Algorithms.
  • Databases
  • System Software.
  • Information Systems and Software Engineering.
  • Computer Networks.
  • Web Technologies.

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