Candidates may please ensure that they meet the eligibility criteria prescribed in the Advertisement, before filling up the ONLINE Application.  

1. Candidates can apply only in ONE ZONE either North Zone or South Zone or East Zone or West Zone or North-East Zone as per vacancies, as the examination can be held on same day. If it is found at any stage that a candidate has applied for two or more Zones his/her candidature shall be summarily cancelled. In case of multiple applications, even within a Zone the candidature shall be summarily cancelled.

2. Mode of Payment and Procedure:
There are two modes for payment of Application Fee:  1. Bank Challan, 2. Demand Draft Candidates can choose any one mode of payment. However, Bank Challan will be the preferred mode.
I.) Bank Challan : In case a candidate chooses to pay through Bank Challan, he/she has to go to the website  and click the link “Click to Download Bank Challan” and enter necessary details like Name, Date of Birth, Zone Applied for, Mobile Number, Amount - Rs 550 or Rs 1050 (including Bank charges of Rs 50), to generate the Bank Challan with Reference Number (which will be unique). The Bank Challan will be generated only upto 29/07/2013 (upto 1800 hrs) from the date of issue of advertisement. The system generated Bank Challan is in triplicate (1st copy – Bank copy, 2nd copy – Applicant’s Copy & 3rd copy - FCI copy). Candidates are required to take a print out of this system generated Bank Challan and deposit the requisite Application Fee in any branch of State Bank of India (SBI) after minimum of 24 hours of generation of the said Challan. On receipt of the Application Fee, the SBI branch will mention a unique Journal Number, Branch Code and Date of Receipt on the Bank Challan. Candidates are required to ensure that these Bank Challan contain i) SBI Journal number ii) Branch Code iii) Date of Receipt. Candidates are also required to collect the “2nd copy- Applicant’s copy” and “3rd copy – FCI Copy” from the Bank and enclose the 3rd copy i.e. FCI copy along with the Application Form. The Reference Number and Journal Number of Bank Challan must be filled in the Application Form
II.) DD (Demand Draft) : In case a candidate chooses to pay through DD (Demand Draft), he/she may go to any bank for making the Demand Draft in favour of “FOOD CORPORATION OF INDIA RECRUITMENT ACCOUNT”, payable at New Delhi, with the validity for 3 months. On the back side of the Demand Draft, candidate is required to indicate his/her Name, Date of Birth, Zone and Post applied for. The required details of Demand Draft must be filled in the Application Form.  
(a) FCI will not be responsible in case the candidate deposits the fee by any other mode or in a wrong account.
(b) Application Fee is to be paid between 02/07/2013 to 31/07/2013 only.
(c) Cheques, Money Orders, Postal Orders, Pay Orders, Banker’s Cheques, Postal Stamps, etc., will not be accepted, towards application fee.

1.  Candidates from reserved categories (SC,ST,OBC,PWD) applying for disciplines in which reserved posts are not available shall be treated against general category posts provided they otherwise meet the eligibility criteria.

2.   Candidates applying for any or all the post of Management Trainee (General/ Depot/ Movement) are required to submit a Fee of Rs.500/-. Candidates applying for any one of the post of Management Trainee (Accounts/Technical/ Civil Engineering/Electrical Engineering/ Mechanical Engineering) are required to submit a Fee of Rs.500/-. Candidates applying in addition to the post of Management Trainees (General/ Depot/ Movement) for any one of the post of Management Trainee (Accounts/Technical/ Civil Engineering/ Electrical Engineering/ Mechanical Engineering) are required to submit a fee of Rs.1000/- by a single mode of payment  (Bank Challan /Demand Draft).

3.  Irrespective of the number of posts applied, candidates are required to fill up the Application Form (offline) or  apply online only once.

4.  SC/ST/PWD and Women candidates are exempted from payment of fees, subject to submission of Caste/Disability Certificate from Appropriate Authority in support of his/her claim.

5.  Before applying, Candidates shall ensure that they have Prepared the Demand Draft/Bank Challan and it is available with them as the details are required to be filled up in the online Application Form.

6.   A valid e-mail ID with validity for a minimum period of One Year is a must. Only this e-mail ID will be considered for all future correspondence.

7.    Once the candidates submit their Applications Online, the System will generate a unique Application/Registration Number. The Candidates are required to take a printout of filled Application Form.

8.     An Application once saved and submitted cannot be Changed or Edited.

9.     After submission of online Application Form, candidates may use their Application/Registration  Number or a combination of Name, Father’s Name and Date of Birth to login and check their Application status from time to time.