BSNL: Scheme of examination and syllabus for Written Test

The pattern of the question paper will be multiple choice objective types with negative marking. All candidates will undergo a common multiple-choice type examination of three hours consisting of the following three sections:




Section-I Management Aptitude


3 hours

Section -II Cognitive Ability


Section-III Technical knowledge




Syllabus for each of the three sections has been detailed below:

SECTION-I (Management Aptitude):
This section would gauge the ability of candidates on key management subjects such as economics, finance knowledge, operations, HR science etc. The syllabus for this section is as follows:
  • General Management
  • Management Information Systems
  • Managerial economics
  • Marketing
  • Accounting and Finance
  • Human Resources Management
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Strategic Management
  • Operations Management
  • Telecom knowledge
  • Current events of national and international importance
SECTION-II (Cognitive Ability):
This section would gauge overall cognitive ability of the candidate on following parameters as per the syllabus given below
  • Quantitative ability and data sufficiency
  • Reasoning (e.g. analytical, logical, critical reasoning)
  • Verbal ability, reading comprehension and analysis
SECTION-III (Technical knowledge):
The syllabus for this section will be different for different streams of recruitment i.e. Telecom Operations and Telecom Finance.
(A) For Telecom Operations stream:
  • Materials and Components
  • Physical Electronics, Electronics Devices and ICs
  • Signals and Systems
  • Network theory
  • Electromagnetic Theory
  • Electronic Measurements and Instrumentation
  • Analog Electronic Circuits
  • Digital Electronic Circuits
  • Control Systems
  • Communication Systems
  • Microwave Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Power Electronics
(B) For Telecom Finance stream:
  • Financial Management (an overview)
  • Cost Accounting
  • Financial Management in Public Sector Enterprises
  • Advanced Accounting
  • Principles of Taxation (Tax Laws)
  • Financial Statements
  • Companies Act 1956 (with amendments)
  • Auditing
  • Bare Acts
Published on 6/11/2015 3:33:00 PM

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