West Bengal Staff Selection Commission LDA/LDC ExaminationPost: Lower Division Assistant / Lower Division Clerk
Date of Examination: 12 June 2016
Number of Vacancies: 1133
West Bengal Staff Selection Commission Lower Division Assistant (LDA) / Lower Division Clerk (LDC) in Secretariat Offices, Directorates and District Offices recruitment examination will be held on 12 June 2016, Sunday. Candidates are informed that admit card should be downloaded from official website. Total number of vacancies is 1133.
Selected candidates will be engaged in Personnel & Administrative Reforms, School Education, Agricultural Marketing, Fisheries, Irrigation & Waterways, Irrigation & Waterways, Youth Services, Finance (Revenue), Food Processing Industries & Horticulture, Social Welfare, Correctional Administration, Industrial Training, Higher Education in LDA or ODC post.
WBSSC LDA/LDC Scheme of Examination:
The Examination shall consist of two parts viz. Part-I and Part-II and shall be held on two different dates. Candidates shortlisted on the basis of marks obtained in Part – I shall only be allowed to appear in the Part-II examination. Candidates who have applied earlier for LDA 15 published on 27/11/2015 will be allowed to change their options for posting if necessary.
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).
The 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.
Note : The Candidates who will take Hindi or Urdu or Nepali, as the case may be, in lieu of Bengali of the Group – B of Part-II Examination shall, before confirmation, have to pass a Departmental Examination in Bengali during the period of probation. Note: FINAL MERIT LISTS SHALL BE PREPARED ON THE BASIS OF TOTAL MARKS OBTAINED IN THE PART – I AND PART – II EXAMINATIONS.
Note: The standard of Examination shall be similar to that of Madhyamik Examination of the West Bengal Board of Secondary Education.
West Bengal Staff Selection Commission LDA/LDC Syllabus:The syllabus for Examination shall be as be as detailed below
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);
(b) 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);
(b) Translation from English into Bengali or Hindi or Urdu or Nepali, as the case may be