Part A General Knowledge:
You will get 25 questions from topics on current events, sports, history, geography, basic economics, general polity, Indian constitution, science environment and so on. This test paper is conducted to know about your knowledge on current affairs.
Part B Mathematics:
This test is conducted to test your numerical ability in doing calculations and your quickness in arriving at solutions. The postal assistant exam aptitude test paper on Mathematics consists of topics on number system, simplification, decimals, corrections, average, compound interest, time and work, profit and loss and so on.
Part C English:
The Postal assistant aptitude test for English is to test your language skills how well you are good in grammar and in forming sentences and the topics covers on antonyms / Synonyms, prepositions, adverbs, direct/indirect speech, singular & plural, tenses and so on.
Part D Reasoning and analytical ability: This will have questions on Reasoning and analytical ability.
Computer Typing Test Paper II: You will be asked to type one passage of 450 words in English or 375 words in Hindi which has to be typed with a minimum spped of 30/20 wpm and the time given to complete the typing test will be 15 minutes. The Data Entry will be on figures and letters carries equal marks which has to be finished within 15 minutes.
Postal Assistant exam cut-off marks:
The minimum cut-off marks requrired from each part of aptitude test is as follows.
OC - 10 marks in each part and 40% in aggregate
SC/ST - 8 marks in each part and 33% in aggregate
OBC - 9 marks in each part and 38% in aggregate