Important Full Forms for Competitive Exams, GK Quiz – Abbreviations

Important Full Forms for Competitive Exams

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Previous Asked Important Abbreviations

S. No Abbreviation Full Form
1 A.M. Ante Meridiem (before noon)
2 AAA Asian Athletics Association
3 AAFI Amateur Athletics Federation of India
4 AAPSO Afro-Asian People’s Solidarity Organisation
5 AASU All Assam Students Union
6 ABM Anti Ballistic Missile
7 AC Alternate Current OR Air Conditioner
8 ACC Ancillary Cadet Core
9 AD Ano Domini (After the birth of Jesus)
10 ADB Asian Development Bank.
11 AERE Atomic Energy Research Establishment
12 AF Audio Frequency
13 AFC Asian Football Confederation
14 AFI Athletics Federation of India
15 AFMC Armed Forces Medical College
16 AFNET Air Force Network
17 AFP Australian Federal Police
18 AFSPA Armed Forces Special Powers Act
19 AFTC Asia Foundation for Thermonuclear Studies
20 AG Accountant General
21 AG Attorney General
22 AGM Annual General Meeting
23 AGP Asom Gana Parishad
24 AGP Accelerated Graphics Port
25 AI Artifical Intelligence
26 AI Air India
27 AGOC Asian Games Organisation Committee
28 AICC All India Congress Committee
29 AICTE All India Council of Technical Education
30 AIDS Acquired Immuno Deficiency Syndrome
31 AIFE All India Football Federation
32 AIIMS All India Institute of Medical Sciences
33 AIL Aeronautics India Limited
34 AIMPLB All India Muslim Personal Law Board
35 AIR All India Radio (Broadcasting)
36 AITUE All India Trade Union Congress
37 AM Anti Meridian (Before Noon)
38 ANC African National Congress
39 APEC Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation
40 APSC Army Postal Services Core
41 ASEAN Association of South East Asian Nations
42 ASLV Augmented Satellite Launch Vehicle
43 ASI Archaeological Survey of India
44 ASSOCHAM Associated Chamber of Commerce and Industry (India)
45 ASWAC Airborne Surveillance Warning and Control
46 ATS Anti Tetanus Serum
47 BAMS Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery
48 BARC Bhabha Atomic Research Centre
49 BBC British Broadcasting Corporation
50 BC Before Christ (Before the birth of Jesus)
51 BCG Bacillus Calmette Guerin (Anti TB Vaccine)
52 BCCI Board of Control for Cricket in India
53 BEL Bharat Electronics Limited
54 BENELUX Belgium, Netherlands and Luxemburg
55 BHEL Bharat Heavy Electronics Limited
56 BIFR Board of Industrial Finance and Reconstruction (Formerly Industrial Reconstruction Finance Board)
57 BIMSTEC Bangladesh, India, Myanmar, Sri Lanka, Thailand Economic Cooperation
58 BIS Bureau of Indian Standards
59 B Pharma Bachelor of Pharmacy
60 BSF Border Security Force
61 CAD Command Area Development
62 CAG Comptroller and Auditor General
63 CARE Cooperative for American Relief Everywhere
64 CASE Commission for Alternative Sources of Energy
65 CBI Central Bureau of Investigation
66 CBSE Central. Board of Secondary Education
67 CCEA Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs
68 CCS Cabinet Committee on Security
69 C-DAC Centre For Development of Advance Computing
70 CDMA Code Division Multiple Access
71 CDRI Central Drug Research Institute
72 CHOGM Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting
73 CID Criminal Investigation Department
74 CIS Commonwealth of Independent States
75 CISF Central Industrial Security Force
76 CITU Centre of Indian Trade Unions
77 CLAT Common Law Admission Test (Started May 2008)
78 CNG Compressed Natural Gas
79 COD Central Ordnance Depot
80 COFEPOSA Conservation of Foreign Exchange and Prevention of Smuggling Act
81 CPO Central Passport Organisation
82 CPRI Central Power Research Institute
83 CRPF Central Reserve Police Force
84 CRR Cash Reserve Ratio
85 CSIR Council of Scientific and Industrial Research
86 CSO Central Statistical Organisation
87 CTS Computerised Tomography Scanner
88 CVC Central Vigilance Commission
89 DDT Dichloro Diphenyle Tri-chloroethane
90 DFDR ‘Digital Flight Data Recorder (Black box)’
91 DIG Deputy Inspector General
92 D. Lit. Doctor of Literature
93 DM District Magistrate
94 DMK Dravida Munetra Kazhagam
95 DNA Di-oxyribo-Nucleic Acid
96 DPAP ‘Drought Prone Area Programme
97 DPC Dabhol Power Company
98 DRDO Defence Research and Development Organisation
99 DTH Direct to Home
100 DVD Digital Versatile Disk
101 EAS Employment Assurance Scheme
102 ECD European Central Bank
103 ECG Electro Cardiogram
104 EEC European Economic Community
105 EEG Electro Encephalogram
106 ELISA Enzyme Linked Immuno Sorbent Assay
107 EMF Electromotive Force
108 EPABX Electronic Private Automatic Branch Exchange
109 EPZ Export Processing Zone
110 ERDA Energy Research and Development Administration
111 ESMA Essential Services Maintenance Act
112 EVM Electronic Voting Machine
113 EXIM Bank Export-Import Bank of India
114 FAO Food and Agriculture Organisation
115 FBI Federal Bureau of Investigation (USA)
116 FBTR Fast Breeder Test Reactor
117 FCI Food Corporation of India / Fertilizer Corporation of India
118 FDR Flight Data Recorder (Black Box)
119 FERA Foreign Exchange Regulation Act
120 FEMA Foreign Exchange Management Act
121 FICCI Federation of India Chambers of Commerce and Industry
122 FIPB Foreign Investment Promotion Board
123 FIR First Information Report
124 FRS Fellow of the Royal Society
125 FTII Films and Television Institute of India
126 FTZ Free Trade Zone
127 GAIL Gas Authority of India Limited
128 GATT General Agreement on Tariff and Trade
129 GIC General Insurance Corporation
130 GMT Greenwich Mean Time
131 GNLF Gorkha National Liberation Front
132 GNP Gross National Product
133 GPF General Provident Fund
134 GPO General Post Office
135 GPS Global Positioning System
136 GSI Geological Survey of India
137 HAC Hindustan Aluminium Corporation
138 HAL Hindustan Aeronautics Limited
139 HCF Highest Common Factor
140 HDFC Housing Development Finance Corporation
141 HIV Human Immuno-deficiency Virus
142 HMT Hindustan Machine Tools
143 HUDCO Housing and Urban Development Corporation
144 HYVS High Yield Variety Seeds
145 IAAI International Airport Authority of India
146 lAC Indian Airlines Corporation
147 IAEA International Atomic Energy Agency
148 IARI Indian Agricultural Research Institute
149 IBRD International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (World Bank)
150 ICAR Indian Council of Agricultural Research
151 ICBM Inter Continental Ballistic Missile
152 ICC International Cricket Council
153 ICFTU International Confederation of Free Trade Unions
154 ICICI Industrial Credit and Investment Corporation of India Limited
155 ICJ International Court of Justice
156 ICMR Indian Council of Medical Research
157 ICSI Indian Company Secretaries Institute
158 IDA International Development Agency
159 IDBI Industrial Development Bank of India
160 IDO International Defence Organisation
161 IDPL Indian Drugs and Pharmaceuticals Limited
162 IFA Indian Football Association
163 IFCI Industrial Finance Corporation of India
164 IFFI International Film Festival of India
165 IFFCO Indian Farmers Fertilizers Cooperative
166 IFTU International Federation of Trade Unions
167 IIPA Indian Institute of Public Administration
168 IIS Indian Institute of Sciences
169 IISCO Indian Iron and Steel Company
170 IIT Indian Institute of Technology
171 ILO International Labour Organisation
172 IMA Indian Military Academy
173 IMF International Monetary Fund
174 INGCA Indira Gandhi Gallery for Culture and Art
175 INS Indian Naval Ship
176 INSAT Indian National Satellite
177 INTELSAT International Telecommunication Satellite
178 INTERPOL International Police Organisation
179 INTUC Indian National Trade Union Congress
180 IOC International Olympic Committee / Indian Oil Corporation
181 IPC Indian Penal Code
182 IPKF Indian Peace Keeping Force
183 IQ Intelligence Quotient
184 IRBM Intermediate Range Ballistic Missile
185 IRC International Red Cross
186 IRDA Insurance Regulatory Development Authority
187 IRDP Integrated Rural Development Programme
188 ISB Indian Standard Bureau
189 ISM Indian School of Mines
190 ISO International Organisation for Standardisation
191 ISP Internet Services Provider
193 IST Indian Standard Time
194 ITBP Indo-Tibet Border Police
195 ITDC Indian Tourism Development Corporation
196 ITPO Indian Trade Promotion Organisation
197 ITO International Trade Organisation
198 IUCN International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resource
199 ITUC Indian Trade Union Congress
200 JMM Jharkhand Mukti Morcha
201 KG Kinder Garten
202 LASER Light Amplification By Stimulated Emission of Radiation
203 LIC Life Insurance Corporation of India
204 LLB Bachelor of Law
205 LLM Master of Law
206 LMG Light Machine Gum
207 LoC Line of Control (Pakistan)
208 LoAC Line of Actual Control (China)
209 LPG Liquefied Petroleum Gas
210 LSD Lysergic acid diethylamide
211 LTTE Liberation Tigers of Tamil Elam
212 MA Master of Arts
213 MASER Microwave Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation
214 MBA Master of Business Administration
215 MBBS Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery
216 MBT Main Battle Tank
217 MCA Monetary Compensatory Allowance / Master of Computer Application
218 MCC Melbourne Cricket Club
219 MD Doctor of Medicine
220 MFN Most Favoured Nation
221 MI Military Intelligence
222 MISA Maintenance of Internal Security Act
223 MIT Mechachusates Institute of Technology (USA)
224 MLA Member of Legislative Assembly
225 MLC Member of Legislative Council
226 MNC Multi National Corporation
227 MRCP Member of Royal College of Physicians
228 MRCS Member of Royal College of Surgeons
229 MRTPC Monopoly and Restrictive Trade Practices Commission
230 MODVAT Modified Value Added Tax
231 NABARD National Bank for Agricultural and Rural Development
232 NACO National AIDS Control Organisation
233 NAEP National Adult Education Programme
234 NAFED National Agricultural and Marketing Federation
235 NAFTA North American Free Trade Agreement
236 NAPP Narora Atomic Power Plant
237 NASA National Aeronautics and Space Administration (USA)
238 NASDAQ National Association of Security Dealer’s Active Quotation
239 NASSCOM National Association of Software & Service Companies
240 NATO North Atlantic Treaty Organisation
241 NCW National Commission for Women
242 NCCR National Council for Civil Right
243 NCERT National Council of Educational Research & Training
244 NDA National Defence Academy
245 NDDB National Dairy Development Board
246 NDF National Defence Fund.
247 NEERI National Environment Engineering Research Institute
248 NEFA North-East Frontier Agency
249 NEPA National Environment Protection Authority
250 NFDC National Film Development Corporation
251 NFL National Fertilizer Limited
252 NHRC National Human Rights Commission
253 NICO New Information and Communication Order
254 NIDC National Industrial Development Corporation
255 NIIT National Institute of Information Technology
256 NIMHANS National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro-Sciences
257 NITIE National Institute for Training in Industrial Engineering
258 NMDS National Missile Defence System (US)
259 NMEP National Malaria Eradication Programme
260 NOIDA New Okhla Industrial Development Authority
261 NPC National Productivity Council
262 NPP National Population Policy
263 NPT Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty
264 NRDC National Research and Development Corporation
265 NREP National Rural Employment Programme
266 NRI Non Resident Indian
267 NSC National Security Council
268 NSSO National Sample Survey Organisation
269 NTC National Textile Corporation
270 NTPC National Thermal Power Corporation
271 OGL Open General Licence
272 OIL Oil India Limited
273 OK All Correct
274 ONGC Oil and Natural Gas Commission
275 OPEC Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries
276 PCI Press Council of India
277 PCS Provincial Civil Services
278 Ph. D Doctor of ‘Philosophy
279 PIN Postal lndex Number
280 PLO Palestine Liberation Organisation
281 PM Post Meridian / Prime Minister
282 POTA Prevention of Terrorism Act
283 PSLV Polar. Satellite Launch Vehicle
284 PTI Press Trust of India
285 PRO Public Relations Officer
286 PTO Please Turn Over
287 PVC Poly Vinyl Chloride / Paramvir Chakra
288 PVSM Param Vishisht Seva Medal
289 PWD Public Work’s Department
290 PWG People’s War Group
291 QED Quod Erat Demonstrandum (Which was to be proved)
292 QEF Quod Erat Faciendum (Which was to be done)
293 QEI Quod Erat Inveniendum (Which was to be found)
294 QMG Quarter Master General
295 RADAR Radio Angle Direction and Range
296 RAW Research and Analysis Wing
297 R & D Research and Development
298 RBI Reserve Bank of India
299 RCC Reinforced Cement Concrete
300 RDX Research Developed Explosive
301 RIMC Rashtriya Indian Military College
302 RMS Railway Mail Service
303 RLEGP Rural Landless Employment Guarantee Programme
304 RNA Ribonucleic Acid
305 RPM Revolutions Per Minute
306 RSS Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh
307 RTO Regional Transport Officer
308 SAARC South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation
309 SAC Space Application Centre
310 SAFTA South Asian Free Trade Agreement
311 SAI Sports Authority of India
312 SAIL Steel Authority of India Limited
313 SAPTA South Asian Preferential Trade Arrangement
314 SARS Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome
315 SC Security Council/Supreme Court
316 SCI Shipping Corporation of India
317 SCOPE Standing Conference of Public Enterprises
318 SCRA Special Class Railway Apprentice
319 SDR Special Drawing Rights
320 SEBI Security Exchange Board of India
321 SGPC Siromani Gurudwara Prabandhak Committee
322 SHAR Shri Harikota Range
323 SIDBI Small Industries Development Bank of India
324 SIS Secret Intelligence Service (U.K)
325 SITA Suppression of .Immoral Traffic in Women and Girls Act
326 SLV Satellite Launch Vehicle
327 SPCA Society for the Prevention of Cruelty of Animals
328 SPICMC Society for the Promotion of Indian Classical music and culture
329 STARS Satellite Tracking and Ranging Station
330 STD Subscribers Trunk Dialing
331 STPI Software Technology Parks of India
332 SWAPO South West African People’s Organisation
333 TA Travelling Aliowance / Territorial Anmy
334 TELCO Tata Engineering and Locomotive Company
335 TELEX Teleprinter Exchange
336 TISCO Tata Iron and Steel Company Limited
337 TNT Tri-nitro-toluene
338 TOEFL Test of English as a Foreign Language
339 TRAI Telecom Regulatory Authority of India
340 TRIPS Trade Related Intellectual Property Rights
341 TTE Travelling Ticket Examiner
342 TTFI Table Tennis Federation of India
343 TWA Trans World Airlines (USA)
344 UDC Upper Division Clerk
345 UFO Unidentified Flying Object
346 UGC University Grants Commission
347 UHT Ultra High Temperature
348 ULFA United Liberation Front of Assam
349 UNASUR Union of South American Nations (Spanish: Unión de Naciones Suramericanas)
350 UNCTAD United Nations Conference on Trade and Development
351 UNDP United Nations Development Programme
352 UNEF United Nations Emergency Force
353 UNEP United Nations Environment Programme
354 UNESCO United Nations Economic Social and Cultural Organisation
355 UNFPA United Nations for Population Activities
356 UNHCR United Nations High Commission for Refugees
357 UNI United News of India
358 UNICEF United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund
359 UNO United Nations Organisation
360 UPS Uninterrupted Power Supply
361 UPSC Union Public Service Commission
362 USSR Union of Soviet Socialist Republic
363 UTI Unit Trust of India
364 VAT Value Added Tax
365 VDIS Voluntary Disclosure of Income Scheme
366 VC Vice-Chancellor / Victoria Cross
367 VIP Very Important Person
368 VPP Value Payable Post
369 VRS Voluntary Retirement Scheme
370 VSNL Videsh Sanchar Nigam Limited
371 VSSC Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre
372 WEF World Economic Forum
373 WHO World Health Organisation
374 WILL Wireless in Local Loop
375 WMO World Meteorological Organisation
376 WWF World Wild Life Fund
377 WPI Wholesale Price Index
378 WTO World Trade Organisation
379 WWF World Wild Life Fund for Nature
380 WWW World Wide Web
381 YMCA Young Men’s Christians Association
382 YWCA Young Women’s Christians Association
383 ZBB Zero Based Budgeting
384 ZSI Zoological Survey of India


Updated: October 30, 2018 — 11:11 am