West Bengal Staff Selection Commission WBSSC invited online applications from eligible candidates for the recruitment of 3050 Lower Division Clerks (LDC)/ Assistants (Group – C) Posts under various Regional or District Offices of Government of West Bengal, Selection of which will be made through an Open Competitive Examination to be conducted by the West Bengal Staff Selection Commission.
Notification No: 01/ WBSSC/ 2013
Examination Code: 01/ C/ 2013
Posts: Lower Division Clerks/ Assistants
Vacancies: 3050 Posts
Pay Scale: Rs.5400 – 25200/-
Selection Process: Open Competitive Examination
West Bengal WBSSC Lower Division Clerks/ Assistants Exam Pattern & Syllabus 2013
A. WBSSC LDC/ Assistants Exam Pattern: The Examination shall consist of two parts viz. Part-I and Part-II and shall be held on a single day.
The Part-I will carry 100 marks having 100 questions of 1 (one) mark each, comprising of multiple choice objective type questions on English (30 marks), General Studies (40 marks) and Arithmetic (30 marks).
Part-II shall consist of conventional type questions on
(a) Group -A – English, and
(b) Group-B – Bengali/ Hindi/ Urdu/ Nepali carrying 50 marks each for Group – ‘A’ and Group ‘B ’ . The duration of Part-I Examination shall be 1 hour and 30 minutes and the duration of Part-II Examination shall be 1 hour.
B. WBSSC Lower Division Clerks/ Assistants Syllabus
Part – I
- ENGLISH: Fundamentals of the English such as Vocabulary, Grammar, Sentence Structure, Synonyms, Antonyms and its correct usage, etc.
- GENERAL STUDIES: Matters of everyday observation including everyday science, current events and problems with special reference to India, Elementary knowledge of Indian History and Indian Geography.
- ARITHMETIC: Divisibility, Fractions, Decimals, Recurring Decimals, Simplification, H.C.F., L.C.M., Partnership, Average, Ratio and Proportion, Percentage, Simple Interest, Profit and Loss, Time and Distance, Area of Rectangle & Squares.
GROUP – A: ENGLISH:
(a) Drafting of a report in English from points or materials supplied; (b) Condensing of a prose passage (summary or précis); (c) Translation from Bengali/ Hindi/ Urdu/ Nepali, as the case may be, into English.
GROUP – B: BENGALI/ HINDI/ URDU/ NEPALI:
(a) Drafting of a report from points or materials supplied; (b) Condensing of a prose passage (summary or précis); (c) Translation from English into Bengali or Hindi or Urdu or Nepali, as the case may be.