Agriculture Field Officer (AFO) Job in Banks – Coaching at Sri Krishna Academy

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There are both Short-Term and Long-Term Coaching available for candidates who want to prepare for the bank jobs meant for the agriculture graduates. For working people, there is a weekend classes on Saturday and Sundays. Details of the AFO coaching are given below.

Duration: 3 Months for Short-Term and 10 Months for Long-Term

Commencement: September or October for Short-Term Coaching and March or April for Long-Term Coaching.

Time: Minimum 4 to 6 hours / day from Monday to Friday or 10 Hours/day for Weekend batch on Saturday and Sundays of instructor led classroom lectures alongwith Daily/Weekly/Monthly tests and Grand Tests.

Eligibility: 4 year Degree (graduation) from any UGC recognized or ICAR Pattern Universities with the following major subjects,

  • Agriculture
  • Horticulture
  • Animal Husbandry
  • Veterinary Science
  • Dairy Science
  • Fishery Science
  • Pisciculture
  • Agri. Marketing & Cooperation
  • Co-operation & Banking
  • Agro-Forestry
  • Forestry
  • Agricultural Biotechnology
  • Food Science
  • Agriculture Business Management
  • Food Technology
  • Dairy Technology
  • Agricultural Engineering
  • Sericulture

Syllabus: First 1 month (for the Short-Term) and 3 months (for Long-Term) coaching is given for the Main exam syllabus. Then after coaching is given for the Preliminary exam syllabus.

Preliminary Exam: This is an online exam for 2 hours duration with 150 questions and 125 marks and 1/4 negative marks for wrong answer. There are 3 sections in preliminary test. One is English, second is Reasoning and the third is Quantitative Aptitude.

Syllabus for English: English skills are very important in Preliminary Test and Interview Round. There are 50 questions to be answered in 40 minutes for 25 marks. The topics covered in English subject for this preliminary test are,

  • Verb
  • Tenses
  • Adverb
  • Articles
  • Grammar
  • Homonyms
  • Synonyms
  • Antonyms
  • Vocabulary
  • Conclusion
  • Error Correction
  • Fill in the Blanks
  • Sentence Completion
  • Word Formation
  • Theme Detection
  • Passage Completion
  • Rearrangement of Passage
  • Spelling
  • Sentence Framing
  • Active-Passive Voice
  • Indirect-Direct Speech
  • Phrases and Idioms

Syllabus for Reasoning: There are 50 questions for 50 marks to be answered in 40 minutes. The questions are available in English and Hindi only

  • Logic
  • Classification
  • Cubes and Dice
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Syllogism
  • Clocks & Calendars
  • Arithmetical Reasoning
  • Mathematical Operations
  • Input-Output
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Analogy
  • Blood Relation
  • Puzzle Test
  • Direction Sense
  • Logical Venn Diagrams
  • Alphabet & Alpha Numeric Sequence Test
  • Eligibility Test
  • Arrangements-Linear & Circular
  • Series Test
  • Odd Figures
  • Miscellaneous Test.

Quantitative Aptitude: This section consists of 50 questions to be answered in 40 minutes for 50 marks. Syllabus for Quantitative Aptitude consists all the Mathematical Questions and Calculations like – Arithmetic and Data Interpretation. This section is designed to measure how fast and accurate you are in dealing with numbers, viz. computation, quantitative reasoning, interpretation of tables and graphs.

  • Roots
  • Clocks
  • Averages
  • Pie Charts
  • Bar Graphs
  • Logarithms
  • Probability
  • Line Graphs
  • HCL & LCM
  • Percentages
  • Mensuration
  • Simplification
  • Profit & Loss
  • Time & Work
  • Number System
  • Boats & Streams
  • Pipes & Cisterns
  • Problems on Ages
  • Time & Distance
  • Problems on trains
  • Stocks & Shares
  • Tabulation
  • Decimal & Fractions
  • Ratio & Proportions
  • Mixtures & Allegations
  • Volume & Surface Area
  • Permutation & Combination
  • Simple & Compound Interest
  • Heights & Distance Relationships

Main Exam Syllabus: For main exam, subject knowledge in Agriculture and current affairs are checked. Te syllabus for the main exam is,

  • Agriculture Current Affairs
  • Crop Horticulture Vegetables
  • Spacing time of Sowing Seed Rate
  • Varieties Important only
  • Herbicides Pesticides
  • Important points regarding crops fruits vegetables
  • Preservation of fruits and vegetables
  • Types of cropping system
  • Different Diseases
  • Seed technology – Different government schemes
  • Agriculture economics – Agriculture cost and schemes
  • Different types of agricultural practices
  • Soil resources
  • Indian soil
  • Types of facts
  • Green manures
  • Animal husbandry and technology
  • Different varieties of animals
  • Agriculture small industries like honey daily in the fisheries
  • Different diseases and its causes
  • Rural welfare activities in India
  • Before independence
  • After independence
  • Different insurance schemes regarding agriculture
  • Woman and child development schemes.

Coaching Fees: Rs. 30,000 for Short-Term and Rs. 90,000 for Long-Term. Fees concession is given for merit candidates and Economically poor candidates.

For any other information or assistance, please call Mr. Kumar at 9000 772 442 or email at

For Registration, Please click here to go to the AFO Coaching registration page

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