JSSC Exam 2022: Latest News, Date, Eligibility, Salary & Vacancies

November 3, 2022

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About JSSC and JSSC Exam

The Jharkhand staff selection commission is commonly referred to as JSSC. It is a state-level selection commission for the state Jharkhand. This commission is headed by a chairman and two representatives who are from the government departments. The JSSC 2021 Exam holds the responsibility of recruiting candidates to fill the vacancies available in government offices.

The candidates can check the eligibility criteria and apply for the respective post interests. Fill the online application form. Enter all the details asked and the application fee that has to be paid. The details of the application form, how to fill it, and the application fee amount is being detailed below.

The application is yet to be released for the year 2021. It is expected to be in September of 2021. And is said to close by October 2021 tentatively. A total vacancy of 1260 and above is expected this year.

The JSSC CGL (combined graduate level) has various posts in it. It is done for recruitment of Assistant branch officer, block supply officer, block welfare officer, planning assistant, co-operative expansion officer, zonal inspector cum law officer.

The JSSC 2021 exam consists of preliminary and mains stages. There is a admit card that will be released after every exam. The application forms, the exam details, results, admit card, etc. will be available on their official website (www.jssc.nic.in). After the release of the exam syllabus and pattern, the candidates can take a note of it and start the preparation by referring to various books online.

JSSC Recruitment Highlights

Name of the examThe Jharkhand staff selection Commission Recruitment
Conducting bodyJSSC- Jharkhand staff selection commission
Eligibility criteriaAny graduate or other required qualifications
Application modeOnline
Examination modeOffline
Phases of examPrelims and Mains
Prelims exam duration2 hours
Mains exam duration2 hours per paper ( 3 papers in total )
Helpdesk detailsContact number: +91- 9264431721 Email id: Jkarkhand_ssc@rediffmail.com
Official websiteWebsite Link

JSSC Exam Notification and News

The Jharkhand staff selection commission (JSSC) will release the notifications for various posts on their official website.  JSSC online application will be released soon. The starting date and the last date to apply for the exam will be posted in the official notification. All the graduates can check their eligibility criteria and apply for the needed posts. Interested candidates can refer further to know further about the eligibility criteria, exam pattern, how to apply for the exam.

The JSSC will post the notifications on the 2nd week of September tentatively. The data includes details such as the number of available positions, the exam patterns, calculating the scores, etc.

Latest News About JSSC 2021

19-May-21JSSC recruitment 2021: application, eligibility, salary
28-May-21JSSC JGGLCCE admit card 2021, ABO, BWO, zone inspector cum-law, co-operative extension officer, planning assistant exam date, hall ticket download from JSSC official website.
28-Aug-21The JSSC CGL admit card 2021 will be released. The candidates can check the JSSC official website for further updates about the admit card.

JSSC 2021 Exam Dates

The official notifications of the exam have not been updated still. Applicants should always check the official website for updates.

EventDate of the event
Hall ticket release dateAugust 2021 ( tentatively)
JSSC admit card release dateTo be notified before the exam
JSSC Exam dateTo be notified
JSSC ResultsWill be notified

JSSC 2021 Application Fee

There is a registration fee for the application process. After filling the application form, the next step is to pay the registration fee as per the category. If the fee is not paid, then the application is said to be rejected by the exam board.

CategoryTotal fee
General and OBCRs. 800
SC/ ST/ PWDRs. 200

For the other posts such as Lower-division clerk, Panchayat Secretary, Stenographer the application fee varies,

General/ OBCRs. 460.
SC/ STRs. 125.

JSSC 2021 Eligibility Criteria

Educational Qualification

The applicant must be a graduate holder of any field from a recognized institute/ university in India.

Age Restrictions

The minimum age limit for all the posts and categories are 21 years as of 25th January 2020.

CategoryMinimum age limitMaximum age limit
General21 years35 years
OBC/ BC – male candidates21 years37 years
General/ OBC/BC- female candidates21 years38 years
SC/ ST21 years40 years

JSSC 2021 Eligibility Criteria for Other Posts

To be eligible for the below posts, check the eligibility criteria,

Age limit: The minimum age limit is 18 years and the maximum limit is 40 years for the posts below.

  • LOWER DIVISION CLERK: The candidates should have completed 12th. They should have a typing speed of 25 wpm in Hindi on a computer.
  • PANCHAYAT SECRETARY: candidates must have completed 12th. They should have good knowledge of computers.
  • STENOGRAPHER: The candidates should have completed 12th. They should have a 30 wpm typing speed.

JSSC CGL Recruitment Vacancy 2021

The number of vacancies for the year 2021 is not announced yet. For the last year’s recruitment, a total of 1260 vacancies in the JSSC CGL, out of which 362  for the assistant bureau officers, 223 for the block supply officers, 139  for the block welfare officers, 170 for the zone inspectors, 5 for the planning assistants, and 120 for the panchayat raj officers. The details of the categories and posts are given.

The distribution is according to the government rules of reservation for specific categories.

CategoryAssistant bureau officerBlock supply officerBlock welfare officerZone inspectorCo-operative extension headPlanning assistantBlock panchayat raj officer
Total Vacancies: 1260 –– – – – – – 

Other JSSC Vacancies of 2021:

There are about 2808 Vacancies in JSSC for other posts too. They are given below.

Lower-division clerk1245
Panchayat secretary1539

JSSC 2021 Salary

The salaries will vary according to the post. The details are given below:

JSSC PostPay Band Per MonthGrade Pay
Assistant bureau officerRs. 9300 to 34800Rs. 4600
Block supply officerRs. 9300 to 34800Rs. 4200
Block welfare officerRs. 9300 to 34800Rs. 4200
Sub-divisional inspector cum lawRs. 9300 to 34800Rs. 4200
Co-operative extension officerRs. 9300 to 34800Rs. 4200
Planning assistantRs. 5200 to 20200Rs. 2800

JSSC 2021 Syllabus

The JSSC Exam has the preliminary stage and the Mains exam stage. The topics for the syllabus for the prelims and mains exam are given below:

JSSC 2021 Prelims Syllabus

  • General studies/ General knowledge
  • General mathematics
  • Mental ability
  • General Hindi/ English
  • General science
  • Computer knowledge
  • Knowledge about Jharkhand

JSSC 2021 Mains Syllabus

Paper-1: Language

  • Antonyms and synonyms
  • Prefix and suffix
  • Sentence pattern and sentence completion
  • Paragraph completion and passage completion
  • Error correction
  • Sentence transformation
  • Articles
  • Joining sentences
  • Gerunds
  • Identify the errors
  • Tenses
  • Prepositions
  • Active and passive voices
  • Spotting errors

Paper-2: The tribal or the regional language:

  • Grammar
  • Comprehension
  • Spotting errors
  • Translations

Paper-3:  General knowledge:

  • General studies
  • General science
  • Mathematics
  • Computer knowledge
  • Mental ability
  • Knowledge related to Jharkhand state.

Click here to get the detailed syllabus and concepts of the JSSC 2021 examination.

JSSC Exam Patterns

JSSC 2021 Preliminary Exam Pattern

The preliminary exam is an objective-based written exam that has MCQs (multiple choice questions). The total time duration is 120 minutes. The pattern is

Name of SubjectNumber of QuestionsMarks allottedTime Allotted
General studies3090      2 hours ( 120 minutes)
General knowledge2060 –
Mathematics2060 –
Mental ability2060 –
Jharkhand general knowledge3090 –
total120360 –

JSSC 2021 Mains Exam Pattern

This exam consists of three papers namely, Paper-1 and Paper-2, and Paper-3.

PapersSubjectsNo. of QuestionsMarksTime Allotted
Paper-1Hindi language603602 hours
 English language60 –– 
Paper-2Tribal and regional language1003002 hours
Paper-3General studies304502 hours
 General science20  
 General mathematics20  
 Mental ability test20  
 Computer knowledge20  
 General knowledge about Jharkhand40  
  3701110 marks 

JSSC 2021 Admit card

The official notification for the admit card for the post of Combined graduate level (CGL) of the year 2021 will be released on the JSSC official website.

JSSC website will soon release the JSSC CGL admit card 2021 on JSSC official website. For any further updates regarding the JSSC combined level graduate level admit card 2021, the candidates can check the official website of JSSC.

How to Download the JSSC Admit Card 2021?

Follow the given steps to download it:

Step-1: Click on the official website of JSSC.

Step-2: Select the careers tab

Step-3: Search for the link to download the admit card 2021.

Step-4: Enter the login details like the date of birth and mobile number, roll number.

Step-5: Now, download the admit card 2021.

Documents to Carry With the JSSC Admit Card 2021

The candidates need to carry a valid government id proof along with them to the examination center. During the examination, the candidates need to submit their ID proof to the invigilator. Carry the following documents:

  • PAN card
  • College ID card
  • Aadhar card
  • Voter ID
  • Employee ID
  • Driving license
  • Photograph
  • Passport
  • Any ID assigned by the state/ central government.
  • An ID proof was given by a gazette officer.

JSSC Result

The results of the JSSC exam for the year 2021 have not been released.  Based on the JSSC results 2021, the candidates will come to know whether they are qualified or disqualified for the next round.

How to Check the JSSC Exam Result?

Once the results are updated on the official page of the Jharkhand Staff Selection committee, the candidate can check their results online. The notifications for the JSSC Results 2021 will be available on social networking sites and through mail alerts.

How to Download the JSSC Result 2021?

To download the results, the candidates have to follow the below instructions.

Step-1: Visit the JSSC official website.

Step-2: Search for the result link

Step- 3: Enter the details

Step-4: After entering the details, the result will have appeared on the screen.

Step-5: Download the JSSC result and save it for future use.

Declaration of Results

The results will be posted on the official website only. The final merit list will be based on the marks generated upon the qualifying marks. The candidates who have cleared the interview will be issued a date and time for the documents verification process, which will be followed by an interview.

How to Apply for JSSC 2021 Recruitment?

Check the eligibility criteria before applying further. After checking and verifying, fill in the online application form and submit it on their official website. The application mode is through the online process. After applying online, they should pay the fee according to the roles that they have selected and applied for. The payment step is necessary, if failed the application will not be considered further. There are certain relaxations in the payment of the fees for the special and reserved castes/ candidates which is as per the government norms.

Steps to Fill the Application Form for JSSC

Step-01:  Go to their JSSC official website.

Step-02:  On the homepage screen, select the important links.

Step-03:  Select on the Application form

Step-04:  Select the application form for the JSSC recruitment that you wish to apply for.

Step-05: Enter all the details asked and register your mobile number and email id.

Step- 06: After registering the mobile number and email id, select the “use registration details and password to login into the portal using the specified JSSC recruitment link to fill up the application form”.

Step-07:  After entering all the personal details, upload a passport size photograph and a signature and the caste/ special reserved certificate in a document/image format.

Step-08:  Now, it will be directed to the payment slab. Select any suitable payment mode to pay the application fee.

Step-09:  After paying the fee, submit the application form and end the application process.

JSSC CGL 2021 Selection Process

The selection process for the JSSC recruitment process has two steps: A written test and an interview.

Written test: The candidates who have applied for JSSC recruitment must download their respective admit cards before the written test. The date and time of the test will be given on the admit card.

Interview: The candidates will be shortlisted based on the number of marks they obtained in their written examinations. The shortlisted candidates can undergo the interview for their respective roles.

JSSC CGL Recruitment Selection Process for the Year 2021

The selection process to get a job under the Jharkhand government as Assistant Bureau officer, Block supply officer, Block welfare officer, Zone inspector, Co-operative extension head, Planning assistant, Block panchayat raj officer, there are two stages.

  • Stage 1: The preliminary examination

The preliminary exam is an online exam. The general knowledge and mental ability are tested. The exam question paper is available in English and Hindi languages. Also, basic knowledge about the Jharkhand state is required.

  • Stage 2: Mains examination

The candidates who clear the preliminary exam are eligible for the mains exam. This exam is based on language skills, regional or tribal languages, a basic understanding of mathematics and science. The candidates who clear the mains examination will be further processed to document verification and counseling to assign the respective posts.

JSSC Selection Process for Other Posts

The selection process for the Lower division clerk, Panchayat Secretary, Stenographer posts has two stages. Namely,

  • The written test
  • Skill test

Certificates Needed for Candidate Verification Post Selection

For document verification, these documents are needed. The original documents are necessary.

  • Educational certificates issued from the university/ school board
  • Degree mark sheets
  • Community certificate –if needed
  • Needs a No objection certificate from the current employer- if needed.
  • Any identification certificate with the photo such as an Aadhar card, driving license, etc.

Preparation Tips for JSSC Exam

  • Firstly, study the entire syllabus and the exam pattern very carefully. Then, make a proper study plan.
  • Have a very clear idea of the syllabus and the concepts perfectly. Maintain notes of each concept topic-wise.
  • Do not follow many books, pick one or two and complete those books fully.
  • Also, give regular mock tests.
  • Solve the previous year’s question papers.
  • Allot an equal amount of time for all the sections.
  • Have confidence, practicing regularly is the best method to crack the competitive exams easily.
  • The daily current affairs would help greatly in improving the general knowledge and to stay updated with events. It helps to increase general awareness.
  • Watching the previous year’s concepts on YouTube would make it more understandable for candidates to have a clearer idea of the patterns and concepts.

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Q.1 What is the probation period for JSSC?

Ans. The probation period for the employees under JSSC will have to undergo a probation period of 6 to 12 months.

Q.2 How many JSSC vacancies are for the year 2021?

Ans. The vacancies for the year 2021 are yet to be released on the official website. A vacancy of about  1260 is expected this year.

Q.3 Can a final year graduate apply for the JSSC exam?

Ans. The candidates should have a graduate degree before January 1, 2021. Candidates in the final year of graduation can also apply for JSSC with provisional degrees.

Q.4 What is the salary of JSSC 2021?

Ans. The salary of JSSC varies with the post. An amount up to Rs.40,000 per month can be expected.

Q.5 What is JSSC?

Ans. JSSC stands for Jharkhand Staff Selection Commission.

Q.6 Is there any registration fee for JSSC recruitment?

Ans. Yes, there is a registration fee of Rs.800 for the general and OBC candidates and Rs.200 for SC/ ST/PWD category candidates.

Q.7 What is the mode of the exam?

Ans. The exam will be offline mode. The time, date, and place of the exam will be mentioned on the admit card. Download the admit card before the exam.

Q.8 Is it necessary to download admit card?

Ans. Yes, the candidate needs to carry the hard copy (print out) of the admit card to the exam center.

Q.9 Is it enough to only take the admit card to the exam center?

Ans. No, the candidate has to carry a government-authorized photo identity to verify the details given in the admit card.

Q.10 Where to check the JSSC result?

Ans. The results will be updated on the official website of JSSC.