Kerala PSC LDC Syllabus 2017 Exam Pattern for Clerk Examination

Kerala PSC LDC Syllabus 2017: Kerala Public Service Commission is a recruiting body, which is constituted for appointing authorities, conducting exams or other selection process to various posts as per their requisitions. Currently, they are in need of Lower Division Clerks (LDC) for the Kerala Government service. The detailed information about this recruitment shall be referred in our previous post. By referring that, eligible persons should submit your application procedure through the website at “”. After application submission, the next stage is exam preparation. Since, it is an amazing opportunity to work in Kerala Government service, so the applicants have to try hard to achieve it. To being a small part in your success, we provide each and every topic for Kerala PSC LDC Syllabus 2017 below.

Commission Kerala Public Service Commission
Exam Name LDC Exam
Material LDC Syllabus
Exam Type Objective

About Kerala PSC LDC Examination

As said above, the current year recruitment in Kerala PSC is for recruiting Lower Division Clerks. The post requires SSLC or any other equivalent qualification. Appointment will be on direct recruitment by conducting competitive test of the SSLC standard.

Through this examination, a list of selected candidates will be published by the commission. Those candidates will remain in force for a minimum period of one year or till the publication of new list for next year recruitment. Selection will be conducted in different centers of each district.

Kerala PSC LDC Exam Pattern 2017

The competitive examination scheduled for the post of Lower Division Clerk will be of 100 marks. In this question paper, questions will be drafted from the subjects of General Knowledge, General English, Arithmetic & Mental Ability and General Knowledge in regional language. For each of the sections, maximum marks allotted is noted in the below tabular column, Subject Maximum Marks
1 General Knowledge and Current Affairs 50
2 General English 20
3 Simple Arithmetic and Mental Ability 20
4 General Knowledge (Regional Language) 10
Total 100 Marks

Kerala PSC LDC Syllabus 2017

The syllabus for Kerala PSC LDC Exam may contains four sections, each section carries 50, 20, 20 and 10 marks respectively. Here in this part aspirants may refer the Kerala PSC LDC Exam Syllabus 2017 from each topics.

  1. General Knowledge and Current Affairs 

Aspirants who are preparing for this examination shall be required to concentrate more in General Knowledge and Current Affairs, because maximum of the questions are asked in this section. Candidates who are getting daily news through the Medias and interested in GK shall feel it easy to prepare. For more convenience, we had listed the relevant topics below,

  • Geography of India
  • Physical Features
  • Economic and Social Development
  • Demography
  • Poverty Alleviation
  • Economy and Planning
  • History of India
  • Facts about Kerala
  • Renaissance of Kerala
  • Indian Constitution and Politics
  • Social Welfare Schemes
  • Important World, National and Regional Events
  1. General English

The question paper occupies English section with a maximum of 20 marks. The questions covered under this section are furnished below,

  • Grammar- Agreement of Subject and Verb
  • Confusing Adjectives and Adverbs
  • Comparison of Adjectives
  • Articles and Prepositions
  • Direct and Indirect Speech
  • Active and Passive Voice
  • Correction in Sentences
  • Vocabulary
  • Gender
  • Singular and Plural
  • Synonyms and Antonyms
  • Substitutes Problem concerning words-
  • Idioms and their meanings
  1. Simple Arithmetic and Mental Ability

Simple Arithmetic and Mental Ability section carries questions from the basic mathematics and remaining are logical type questions. All the questions will be in SSLC Standard, most frequently asked questions are from the below related topics,

  • Numbers-Test of Divisibility
  • C.F& L.C.M- Simplification
  • Ratio & Proportions
  • Percentage and Interest
  • Time& Work- Time& Distance
  • Area, Volume (Mensuration)
  • Calendar, Clocks, Train related questions
  • Problems on Age
  • Calculation & Logic -Coding & Decoding-
  • Classification
  • Letter & Number Series
  • Finding odd one
  • Alphabetical Arrangement of Words- Date and Calendar
  • Direction
  1. Kerala PSC Exam General Knowledge (Regional Language)

This section carries questions from General knowledge topics listed above. Competitors have to answer the questions in any of the regional languages such as Malayalam, Kannada and Hindi. This section carries only 10 marks.

Official Notification

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Dates to Remember

  • Notification posted on: 25-11-2016
  • Last date for application submission: 28-12-2016

Note: Herein the above sections, we have clearly discussed about all the topics and subjects related to Kerala PSC LDC Syllabus. For getting more details or any clarification, refer the official notification.

Updated: 04-12-2016 — 7:41 pm
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