Jharkhand Staff Selection Commission (JSSC) SYLLABUS AND EXAM PATTERN


Jharkhand staff selection commission has released notification regarding the vacancies of Panchayat Secretary, Lower Division Clerk (LDC), and Stenographer. The last to submit the application form has been extended to 09 July. The total number of posts for the vacancies is 2808. Selection of candidates will be made on the basis of the Written Test and Typing Test.

The selection of the candidates will be on the basis of written and interview tests. The fee will be Rs 460 for General and OBC and Rs 230 will be for SC/ST.

JSSC is the abbreviated form of Jharkhand Staff Selection Commission. It conducts examination to fill up the vacancies in positions of Panchayat secretary, lower division officer ( LDC ) ans stenographer. JSSC has a large number of vacancies in these positions. Obviously, there is huge competition for cracking this examination. Therefore the applicants must prepare well for the exam. A syllabus is the most important pre-requisite for an examination. Without the syllabus, preparation cannot even begin. Therefore, the examiner must make sure that he has the correct syllabus before starting the exam preparation. The JSSC syllabus includes very common topics. The topics included in the JSSC syllabus are: general studies, general awareness, general Hindi, mathematics, computer science, etc. Evidently, the topics are not easy. The JSSC aspirants must prepare well to be able to answer these questions.

The JSSC exam pattern and syllabus is different for examinations of different positions. Detailed information about this is available in the JSSC syllabus. The JSSC syllabus is now available in PDF format. This makes things simpler. The PDF format is easy to access. Facing any problems regarding the syllabus? Just tap on the PDF document anytime, anywhere, and there you go with your syllabus. Besides, the PDF file is connected to the web and thus it is always updated. Aspirants do not need to waste their time researching the syllabus throughout the web routinely. In this way, PDF makes things easier for the aspirants. It saves their precious time and allows them to focus completely on their preparation.

JSSC Recruitment Exam Details 

Name of Post Total Vacancies
Panchayat Secretary 1539
Lower Division Clerk (LDC) 1245
Stenographer 24

JSSC Recruitment: How to Apply

Eligible applicants may apply online through the website www.jssc.in by following the below process:

·         First, Go to an official website such as www.jssc.in

·         Then, Search the related application and open it.

·         After that, Read the instructions and fill the application form without any mistake.

·         Then, Submit the form and take a hard copy and then pay the application Fee.

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JSSC Syllabus and Exam Pattern

The syllabus is the principal secret to breaking any screening test, it is for academic entrance or recruitment; this is not any different in the event of government occupations. Through comprehension of the whole syllabus based on which the evaluation paper for evaluation will be ready, enables the candidate to look for a prep plan that covers all of the major and minor issues without missing anything. The syllabus also permits them to assess the type and variety of queries that may be requested in the exam and be ready for them.

JSSC Lower Division Clerk Syllabus

  • General Studies
  • General Awareness
  • General Hindi
  • Mathematics
  • Computer Knowledge etc.
General Studies Syllabus:

§  History – India & Jharkhand

§  Indian National Movement

§  Geography – India & Jharkhand

§  About India

§  About Jharkhand

§  Cultural Heritage

§  Economy

§  General Polity

§  Indian Constitution

§  Science & Technology etc

LDC Syllabus for General Knowledge:

§  Scientific Developments

§  International & National Awards

§  Indian Languages

§  Books & Authors

§  Scripts

§  Capitals & Countries

§  Sports & Athletes

§  Symbols & Nations

§  Important Events etc

LDC Syllabus for General Hindi:

§  Grammar

§  Vocabulary

§  Comprehension

§  Fill in the Blanks

§  Error Detection

§  Antonyms

§  Synonyms

§  Phrases/Muhavare

§  Translation of Sentences

§  Plural Forms etc

Mathematics Syllabus:

§  Number Systems

§  Decimals & Fractions

§  Whole Numbers

§  The relation between Numbers

§  Fundamental Arithmetical Operations

§  Percentage

§  Ratio and Proportion

§  Average

§  Profit & Loss

§  Interest

§  Mixtures & Allegations

§  Discount

§  Time & Work

§  Time and Distance

§  Mensuration

§  Ratio and Time

§  Data Interpretation etc

JSSC Computer Knowledge Syllabus

§  MS Office

§  Internet

§  Tally etc

Jharkhand Sachivalaya LDC Exam Pattern

Prelims Exam Pattern:

Exam Part Subject Marks Questions Duration
Written Test A General Studies 30 30 2 Hours
B General Awareness 30
C Mathematics 30
D General Hindi 30

Mains Exam Pattern:

Exam Paper Subject Marks Questions Duration
Written Test I General Studies 150 150 3 Hours
II General Hindi 150
III Mathematics 150
Total 450

JSSC Stenographer Exam Syllabus:

  • General Studies.
  • General Hindi.
  • General Intelligence.

Jharkhand Sachivalaya Steno Syllabus for General Studies

  • History – India & Jharkhand.
  • Geography – India & Jharkhand.
  • Indian National Movement.
  • About Jharkhand.
  • About India.
  • Economy.
  • Cultural Heritage.
  • Indian Constitution.
  • General Polity.
  • Science & Technology.
  • International & National Awards.
  • Capitals & Countries.
  • Scientific Developments.
  • Sports & Athletes.
  • Indian Languages.
  • Books & Authors.
  • Scripts.
  • Symbols & Nations.
  • Important Events etc.

General Hindi:

  • Grammar.
  • Fill in the Blanks.
  • Vocabulary.
  • Antonyms.
  • Comprehension.
  • Synonyms.
  • Error Detection.
  • Translation of Sentences.
  • Phrases/Muhavare.
  • Plural Forms etc.

General Intelligence:

  • Number Series.
  • Alphabet Series.
  • Coding-Decoding.
  • Mirror Images.
  • Non-Verbal Series.
  • Directions.
  • Number Ranking.
  • Similarities.
  • Analogy.
  • Arrangements.
  • Differences.
  • Blood Relations.
  • Cubes and Dice.
  • Decision Making.
  • Clocks & Calendars.
  • Arithmetical Reasoning.
  • Embedded Figures etc.

Jharkhand Sachivalaya Steno Exam Pattern

Exam Part Subject Marks Questions Duration
Written Test A General Studies 100 50 3 Hours
B General Hindi 100 100
C General Intelligence 100 50
Total 100

JSSC Panchayat Secretary Syllabus

General Hindi:

§  Grammar

§  Correction of Sentences

§  Vocabulary

§  Synonyms

§  Antonyms

§  Fill in the Blanks

§  Idioms & Phrases

§  Error Detection

General English:

§  Verb

§  Fill in the Blanks

§  Articles

§  Vocabulary

§  Synonyms

§  Sentence structure

§  Unseen passages

§  Sentence Rearrangement

§  Antonyms

§  Error Correction

§  One Word Substitutions

§  Subjects Verb Agreements

General Studies:

§  Indian History

§  Railway Budget

§  Indian National Movement

§  Geography of India

§  Social Economic Geography India

§  Constitution of India

§  General Indian Polity

§  Economy of India

§  Science & Technology

§  Tourism India

§  Art Literature India

§  Culture & Heritage

§  Important Events

§  Sports

§  Environment Issues

General Knowledge:

§  History of Jharkhand

§  Contribution Of Jharkhand In Indian National Movement

§  Geography Jharkhand

§  Population & Environment

§  Literature Music Dance Ars

§  Culture Idioms And Proverbs

§  Tribes special Traditions

§  Economy

§  Forest and Agriculture

§  Administration Local Government

§  Power Resources

§  Water Resources

§  Industries

§  Mineral Resources

§  Current Affairs of Jharkhand etc

General Mathematics:

§  Average

§  Percentage

§  Ratio and proportion

§  Number system

§  Pipes and Cisterns

§  HCF and LCM

§  Problem on Ages

§  Time and Distance

§  Profit and loss

§  Data interpretation

§  Time and work

§  Mixture and Allegation

§  Boats and streams

§  Simple & Compound Interest

§  Discounts etc

General Intelligence:

§  Number Series

§ Nonverbal series

§  Cubes and dice

§  Analogies

§  Arrangements

§  Arithmetical reasoning

§  Mathematical operations

§  Directions

§  Number Ranking & Time Sequence

§  Coding-Decoding

§  Logical Venn diagram

§  Number ranking

§  Figural classification

§  Classification

§  Book relations

§  Venn diagram

§  Figural pattern

Computer Awareness:

§  Basics of Computer

§  How and where to use computer

§  Use of computer

§  Ms word – Word processing

§  Ms-Dos

§  E-Mail

§  Ms. Excel

§  Website surfing

§  Internet usage

§  Computer virus

§  Document searching

§  Multimedia

§  Use of antivirus

§  Google, Alta vista youtube etc,

JSSC Panchayat Secretary Exam Pattern (Prelims):

Exam Subject Questions Marks Duration Negative Mark


Written Test

General Studies 40 120  



2 hours



1 Mark Per Question

General Knowledge 20 60
General Mathematics 20 60

General Intelligence

20 60



Computer Awareness 20
Total 120 320

JSSC Panchayat Secretary Exam Pattern (Mains):

Exam Paper Subject Questions Duration



Written Exam

I General Hindi  



2 hours

General English



General Studies  





2 hours

General Knowledge
General Mathematics
General Intelligence
Computer Awareness
                                                 Total 360

JSSC Syllabus for Prelims Exam

General Studies:

  • Development
  • National/International Awards
  • Indian Languages
  • Books
  • Scripts
  • Capital
  • Currency
  • Sports-Sportsmen
  • Important Events
  • Indian History
  • Culture
  • Geography
  • Economy
  • Freedom Movement
  • Constitution Of India And State
  • Polity Of Country
  • Panchayati Raj
  • Community Development
  • Five-Year Plans And Contribution Of Jharkhand In National Movement

General Science & Mathematics:

(I) General Science – Question on General Science will cover general appreciation and understanding of science, including matters of everyday observation and experience, as may be expected of a well-educated person who has not made a special study of any scientific discipline.

(II) Mathematics – Generally questions will be asked of elementary standards.

Mental Ability Test:

  • Comprehension Reasoning
  • Venn Diagrams
  • Number Series
  • Coding and de-coding
  • Problem Solving Techniques
  • Statement & Conclusion type questions
  • Arithmetic reasoning
  • Arithmetical number series
  • Non-verbal series
  • Syllogistic reasoning
  • Seating Arrangements

Basic Knowledge of Computer:

Applicants that have filled the form of JPSSC should now start preparing for the exam and should focus on the exam. The syllabus has been explained above in detail and all the things have been mentioned. Those who want a job in Govt. The sector should start preparing for the Exam.

Every year government releases vacancies in thousands of different exams and a lakh of candidates apply for the examination. The different examination has the different syllabus and the exam patterns and we here update the syllabus and the exam patterns according to the exam and serve for the aspirants to prepare for the examination. We are here to serve you the best so that you cannot feel any type of problem in getting the materials for the preparation.

The selection for the JSSC exam will be based on the interview of the candidate and the written test. Candidates should have to pass a written test first and after that, they have to give an interview in which some basics questions will be asked from them.

The fee for the General and OBC Category for applying JSSC Exam is Rs. 460 and for SC/ST the fees will be Rs. 230.

The JSSC test example and prospectus are distinctive for assessments of various positions. Nitty-gritty data about this is accessible in the JSSC prospectus. The JSSC prospectus is presently accessible in the PDF group. This makes things more straightforward. The PDF configuration is anything but difficult to get to. Confronting any issue with respect to the schedule? Simply tap on the PDF record whenever anyplace and there you go with your schedule.

If you have yet did not applied for the JSSC exam then you have to do that first. We have given the guide which will help you to apply for the JSSC exam. You just have to visit the official website of JSSC and then fill in some required details in it. After entering all the important details you have to complete the payment Online.

So, I hope this article is helpful and informative too for you guys who are going to give an exam of JSSC. If you have any doubt related to the JSSC exam just comment below we will try to help you as soon as possible.

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