West Bengal SSC LDC / LDA Exam Pattern 2013

The process of selection for the post of Lower Division Clerk / Assistant comprises written examination, which consists of two parts; Part-I (objective type) and Part-II (conventional type). Both parts of the test will be conducted on same day. The level of the test will be of matriculation examination of WBBSE. Go through exam pattern of this test if you have applied for the said post.

Part-I (Objective Type)

1.30 Hours
General Studies

Part-II (Conventional Type)
Group-A – English


1 Hour
Group-B – Bengali / Hindi / Urdu / Nepali

Those candidates who take Hindi or Urdu or Nepali from Group-B of Part-II conventional type examination will have to pass a departmental examination in Bengali during probation period. The paper of part-II examination will be evaluated of those candidates who meet qualifying marks in part-I examination. The merit list will be prepared on the basis marks obtained in both parts.

Part-II conventional type examination will be based on drafting a report, condensing of a prose passage and translation from English to Bengali / Hindi / Urdu / Nepali and vice-versa. To see complete syllabus of the test, go through detailed notification.

After selection on the post of LDC / LDA, incumbent will have to clear the examination on elementary knowledge on computer operation and computer typing which will be conducted twice a year by State Government at various places. Those who do not clear this examination will not be able to get the benefits like increment, promotion as well as other career advancement scheme.

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