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Exam Highlights
  • Exam Name
    WBSSC
  • Mode of Conduction
    Online or Offline
  • Exam Duration
    1 hour
  • Official Website
    www.wbssc.gov.in
  • Total Marks
    Clerk: 45 Group D: 60
  • Medium of the exam
    Hindi and English
  • Marking Scheme
    no negative marking for the wrong answers.
Exam Dates
  • Official Notification
    June 2022(tentative)
  • Start of Registration Process
    June 2022(tentative)
Eligibilty Criteria

The candidates aspiring to give the WBSSC exam should possess the following educational qualifications and should be within the given age limit.

  • The minimum educational qualification required is that the candidates must have passed their 12th standard or equivalent exam from a recognized board or institution.
  • As per the official notification of WBSSC, the candidate’s minimum and maximum age limit to apply for the WBSSC exam are as follows:
WBSSC Age Limit
Minimum Age limit 18 years
Maximum Age limit 27 years
Exceptional Maximum Age limit for certain posts 30 years
Exam Pattern

For Clerk:

  • The examination for clerk-level posts will take place in the form of written offline mode.
  • The total duration of the examination is 60 minutes.
  • The examination is 45 marks.
  • There is no negative marking for the wrong answers.
  • The medium of the examination is in both Hindi and English.
  • There are four sections in the examination. They include General Knowledge, Current Affairs, Arithmetic, and General English.

For Group D:

  • The examination for Group D posts will take place in the form of written offline mode.
  • The total duration of the examination is 60 minutes.
  • The examination is 60 marks.
  • There is no negative marking for the wrong answers.
  • The medium of the examination is both Hindi and English.
  • There are four sections in the examination. They include General Knowledge, Current Affairs, Arithmetic, and General English.
Syllabus
Subjects Topics
Arithmetic Divisibility, Fractions, Decimals, Recurring Decimals, Simplification, HCF, LCM, Partnership, Average, Ratio and Proportion, Percentage, Simple Interest, Profit and Loss, Time and Distance, Area of Rectangle and Squares
Reasoning Classification, Analogy, Coding and Decoding, Matrix, Word Formation, Venn Diagrams, Direction and Distance, Blood Relations, Series, Verbal Reasoning, Non-Verbal Reasoning
General Awareness Static General Knowledge of Indian, History, and Culture,, Geography,, Polity,, Economics,, Neighbouring Countries, Science, Books and Authors, Important Schemes, Sports, Current Affairs, People in the News, Portfolios
English Reading Comprehension, Fill in the Blanks, Phrases and Idioms, Spellings, Sentence Correction, One Word Substitution, Error Spotting

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