ESIC IMO Recruitment 2022: Exam Dates, Vacancy & More

ESIC IMO Highlights

ESIC IMO Notification

ESIC IMO Vacancy

ESIC IMO Syllabus

ESIC Exam Pattern

ESIC Eligibility Criteria

ESIC Application Form

ESIC Admit Card

ESIC Selection Process


ESIC IMO Cut-off


ESIC IMO Answer key

ESIC IMO Highlights 2022

Please find the key details of ESIC IMO recruitment in table below.

Particulars Details
Name of the Exam Insurance Medical Officer (IMO) Grade-II
Conducting Body Employees’ State Insurance Corporation
Exam Level National
Exam Frequency Once a year
Exam Levels Paper 1
Mode of Examination Offline
Exam Duration 120 Minutes
Language English, Hindi,
Post Name/Purpose of the exam For recruitment of candidates as Insurance Medical Officer
Exam Helpdesk No. 1800-11-2526, 1800-11-3839
Official Website

ESIC IMO Notification 2022

The official notification of the Insurance Medical Officer (IMO) Grade-II 2022 is expected to be released soon on the official website.

ESIC IMO Vacancy 2022

Please refer the below table to get updated in ESIC IMO 2022:

Category Vacancy
UR 459
SC 158
ST 88
OBC 303
EWS 112
Total 1120

ESIC IMO Syllabus 2022

Please find the ESIC IMO syllabus as per the subject and topics:

Subject Topics
General Medicine (i) Cardiology

(ii) Respiratory diseases

(iii) Gastro-intestinal

(iv) Genito-Urinary

(v) Neurology

(vi) Hematology

(vii) Endocrinology

(viii) Metabolic disorders

(ix) Infections/Communicable Diseases

a) Virus

b) Rickets

c) Bacterial

d) Spirochetal

e) Protozoan

f) Metazoan

g) Fungus

(x) Nutrition/Growth

(xi) Diseases of the skin (Dermatology)

(xii) Musculoskeletal System

(xiii) Psychiatry

(xiv) General

(xv) Emergency Medicine

(xvi) Common Poisoning

(xvii) Snakebite

(xviii) Tropical Medicine

(xix) Critical Care Medicine

(xx) Emphasis on medical procedures

(xxi) Pathophysiological basis of diseases

(xxii) Vaccines preventable diseases and Nonvaccines
preventable diseases

(xxiii) Vitamin deficiency diseases

(xxiv) In psychiatry include – Depression, psychosis,
anxiety, bipolar diseases and Schizophrenia.

Pediatrics (i) Common childhood emergencies,
(ii) Basic newborn care,
(iii) Normal developmental milestones,
(iv) Accidents and poisonings in children,
(v) Birth defects and counseling including autism,
(vi) Immunization in children,
(vii) Recognizing children with special needs and
management, and
(viii) National programs related to child health.
Surgery (I) General Surgery
i) Wounds
ii) Infections
iii) Tumours
iv) Lymphatic
v) Blood vessels
vi) Cysts/sinuses
vii) Head and neck
viii) Breast
ix) Alimentary tract
a) Oesophagus
b) Stomach
c) Intestines
d) Anus
e) Developmental
x) Liver, Bile, Pancreas
xi) Spleen
xii) Peritoneum
xiii) Abdominal wall
xiv) Abdominal injuries
(II) Urological Surgery
(III) Neuro Surgery
(IV) Otorhinolaryngology E.N.T.
(V) Thoracic surgery
(VI) Orthopedic surgery
(VII) Ophthalmology
(VIII) Anesthesiology
(IX) Traumatology
(X) Diagnosis and management of common surgical ailments
(XI) Pre-operative and post-operative care of surgical
(XII) Medicolegal and ethical issues of surgery
(XIII) Wound healing
(XIV) Fluid and electrolyte management in surgery
(XV) Shock pathophysiology and management.
Gynecology& Obstetrics and Social Medicine (I) Obstetrics
i) Ante-natal conditions
ii) Intra-natal conditions
iii) Post-natal conditions
iv) Management of normal labours or complicated labour
(II) Gynaecology
i) Questions on applied anatomy
ii) Questions on applied physiology of menstruation and
iii) Questions on infections in the genital tract
iv) Questions on neoplasm in the genital tract
v) Questions on the displacement of the uterus
vi) Normal delivery and safe delivery practices
vii) High-risk pregnancy and management
viii) Abortions
ix) Intra Uterine growth retardation
x) Medicolegal examination in obgy and Gynae including
(III) Family Planning
i) Conventional contraceptives
ii) U.D. and oral pills
iii) Operative procedure, sterilization, and organization
of programs in the urban and rural surroundings
iv) Medical Termination of Pregnancy
Preventive and Social Medicine I) Social and Community Medicine
II) Concept of Health, Disease and
III) Health Administration and Planning
IV) General Epidemiology
V) Demography and Health Statistics
VI) Communicable Diseases
VII) Environmental Health
VIII) Nutrition and Health
IX) Non-communicable diseases
X) Occupational Health
XI) Genetics and Health
XII) International Health
XIII) Medical Sociology and Health Education
XIV) Maternal and Child Health
XV) National Programmes
XVI) Management of common health problems
XVII) Ability to monitor national health programs
XVIII) Knowledge of maternal and child wellness
XIX) Ability to recognize, investigate, report, plan and
manage community health problems including malnutrition and

ESIC IMO Exam Pattern 2022

ESIC conducts the ESIC IMO exam majorly through two phases and those are:

Section I: which contains subject of General Medicine &Pediatrics

Section II: which contains subject of Surgery, Gynecology& Obstetrics
& Preventive & Social Medicine

Please find the specifications of ESIC IMO exam pattern 2022:

The exam will consist of multiple-choice questions.

The questions will test the candidate’s professional knowledge.

Section Syllabus Questions Marks Duration
Section I: General Medicine &Pediatrics General Medicine 80 80 2 hours
Pediatrics 20 20
Section II: Surgery, Gynecology& Obstetrics &
Preventive & Social Medicine
Surgery 34 34
Gynecology& Obstetrics 33 33
Preventive & Social Medicine 33 33
Total 200 200

ESIC IMO Eligibility Criteria 2022

Please find the details about eligibility criteria for the following

Educational Qualification

The candidate must hold an MBBS degree listed in the Indian Medical Council Act, 1956’s 1st or 2nd Schedules, or Part-II of the 3rd Schedule (102 of 1956).

Holders of educational qualifications listed in Part II of the 3rd Schedule must additionally meet the requirements set out in section 13’s subsection (3).

Age Limit

The Maximum age will not be more than 35 Years (as of January 31, 2022).

Please find the below table to get detail idea about on age relaxtation as per the category:

Category Age Relaxations
ESIC employees & Govt servants 5 years
SC/ST/OBC/PWD/Ex-Servicemen As per rules/instructions of Govt. of India


The candidate must be either:

A citizen of India,

A subject of Nepal,

A subject of Bhutan,

A Tibetan refugee who came over to India before 01.01.1962, or

A person of Indian origin who migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African Countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania (Formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar), Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia, and Vietnam.

ESIC IMO Application Process 2022

Please follow the below steps to apply on ESIC IMO recruitment:

Step 1: Go to the official ESIC website.
Step 2: Select the Recruitment option from the drop-down menu.
Step 3: Locate the ESIC Insurance Medical Officer application website.
Step 4: Complete the application form with the required information and submit the supporting papers by the instructions.
Step 5: Pay the application fee if one is necessary.
Step 6: Save the completed application form to your computer and print it off for future reference.

ESIC IMO Application Fee

Candidates can use any mode of payment like credit/debit card, net banking, etc for paying the amount.

Please find the application fee as per the category:

Category Application Fee
SC/ST/PWD/ Departmental Candidates, Female Candidates &
Rs. 250/- (This fee shall be refunded on appearing for
Part-I Written Examination)
All Others Rs. 500/-

ESIC IMO Admit Card 2022

Please follow the instructions below to download admit card:
Step 1: Go to ESIC’s official website (
Step 2: Look for the ESIC IMO 2022 notification.
Step 3: Go to the URL for the admission card.
Step 4: Fill in your login id and password.
Step 5: Get a copy of your admit card.

ESIC IMO Selection Process 2022

The selection procedure includes:
A written examination


ESIC IMO Result 2022

Steps to download ESIC IMOresult:
Step 1: Go to the ESIC official website’s homepage.
Step 2: Go to the ESIC IMO test page.
Step 3: Select the result link from the drop-down menu.
Step 4: Enter your registration number and password.
Step 5: The outcome will be shown.

ESIC IMO Cut-Off 2022

Please find the below table to know the ESIC IMO cut-off 2022:

Category ESIC IMO Minimum Qualifying Marks
Unreserved category 45% of the total marks
OBC 40% of the total marks
EWS 40% of the total marks
SC/ST 35% of the total marks
PWD 30% of the total marks

ESIC IMO Salary 2022

Please refer the below table to get update in salary structure as per the 7th pay commission:

Salary Inputs Amount in INR
Pay Level 10
Pay Level PB-3 (15600 to 39100)
Pay Band Rs.56,100/- to Rs.1,77,500/-
Grade Pay 5400
Dearness Allowance 17391
HRA (House Rent Allowance) 5049
TA (Transport Allowance) 4608
NPA (Non-Practising Allowance
In-hand Salary Rs.83,000/- to Rs.85,000/-

ESIC IMO Answer Key 2022

Steps to find ESIC IMO answer key:
Step 1: Go to the official website.
Step 2: Locate and click on the ESIC IMO Answer Key 2022 link.
Step 3: Save the solution key to your computer.