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Exam Highlights
  • Exam Name
    JKSSB Patwari
  • Mode of Conduction
  • Exam Duration
    80-180 minutes
  • Exam Frequency
  • Official Website
  • Total Marks
  • Total No. of Questions
    Written Test: 100
  • Medium of the exam
  • Marking Scheme
    0.25 marks are deducted for each wrong answer.
Exam Dates
  • Official Notification
    Last week of March 2022
  • Start of Registration Process
    April 2022
  • End of Registration Process
    May 2022
  • Exam Date
    17th July 2022
Eligibilty Criteria

The age limit for appearing for JKSSB Patwari Recruitment is given in the table below.

Category Age limit
OM 40 years
SC 43 years
ST 43 years
RBA 43 years
EWS 43 years
PSP 43 years
OSC 43 years
Physically challenged person 42 years
Ex-servicemen 48 years
Government service 40 years
Exam Pattern

JKSSB Patwari Part 1: Urdu exam (50 marks)

At first, candidates have to appear for an Urdu language exam. The board tests the candidate's knowledge of the language through this test. Only after qualifying for this JKSSB Patwari exam, candidates can appear for the written test.

This exam consists of two tests i.e. Reading and a Writing Test. Candidates belonging to the Open Merit category have to score at least 40% marks, overall in this exam with at least 33% marks in both the sections in order to qualify for the exam. Candidates who clear the cutoff marks are called for the next stage of the selection process.

JKSSB Patwari Reading Section

This section is of 20 marks and requires a candidate to answer questions out of a given passage, each carrying one mark. In this section, candidates have to read out the passage in the given language.

JKSSB Patwari Written section

The written section is 30 marks and candidates have to appear for the following topics in this section.

Topics Marks
Letter writing of a minimum of 100 words 10
Essay translation from English to Urdu or vice-versa 10
Essay writing on the given topic 10
Total 30

JKSSB Patwari Part 2: Written Test ( 100 marks )

The second phase of the selection process is a written exam that consists of an objective test. Here, the candidates are asked to mark the option they feel is correct.

There are a total of five subjects asked in the exam. These include; Mental Ability and Reasoning, Computer Knowledge, Current affairs, English Language, and General Knowledge. As per the marking scheme released by the board, one mark is given for each correct answer, while 0.25 marks are deducted for each wrong answer.

Subjects Topics
Mental Ability and Logical Reasoning
  • Data Interpretation
  • Arithmetical Reasoning
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Blood Relations
  • Syllogism
  • Analogy
  • Directions
  • Puzzles
  • Non-Verbal Series
  • Statements & Arguments
  • Clocks & Calendars
  • Number Ranking
  • Alphabet Series
  • Sitting Arrangement
  • Decision Making
Numerical aptitude
  • Simplification
  • Numbers
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Chain Rule
  • Problems on H.C.F and L.C.M.
  • Banker’s Discount
  • Partnership
  • Allegation or Mixture
  • Decimal Fraction
  • Permutation and Combination
  • Volume and Surface Area
  • Pipes and Cistern
  • Problems on Ages
  • Time and Distance
  • Logarithm
  • Probability
  • Average
  • Compound Interest
  • Surds and Indices
  • Height and Distance
  • Data Interpretation and Analysis
  • Boats and Streams
  • Area
  • Time and Work
  • Square Root and Cube Root
  • Simple Interest
English Language
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Fillers
  • Adjectives
  • Cloze test
  • Adverbs
  • Antonym and synonym
  • Jumbled Paragraph
  • Paragraph Completion
  • Tenses
  • Prepositions
  • Sentence Completion
  • Grammatical Error based questions
Current affairs and General Knowledge
  • Current Affairs of the previous six months
  • Current news related to schemes of the Jammu and Kashmir Government
  • History of Government of Jammu and Kashmir
  • Static information about the state of Jammu and Kashmir
  • Major schemes were introduced by the government of Jammu and Kashmir.

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