WBPSC Clerkship 2024 Exam Date Out, Check Exam Schedule

 Published On: 26-06-2024

WBPSC Clerkship 2024 Exam Date Announced: Check Exam Schedule

The West Bengal Public Service Commission (WBPSC) has announced the WBPSC Clerkship Exam Date at www.wbpsc.gov.in. The objective-type written exam for Clerk posts will be held on the 16th and 17th of November 2024. Check the complete exam schedule and details in this article.

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The West Bengal Public Service Commission (WBPSC) has released a detailed notification PDF for the recruitment of Clerk posts. According to the WBPSC Exam Calendar 2024, the WBPSC Clerkship Phase 1 Exam for a total of 714,413 registered candidates is scheduled for the 16th and 17th of November 2024. Candidates can check the exam schedule, exam pattern, and other details here.

WBPSC Clerkship Notification 2024 - Exam Highlights

The WBPSC Clerkship Detailed Notification PDF has been released on the official website www.wbpsc.gov.in for Clerk posts. To be appointed as a lower division assistant or lower division clerk in the Secretariat, Directorates, or District offices in West Bengal, candidates must qualify at all stages of the selection process: Part-I exam (Objective Type), Part-II (Conventional Type – Written), and Typing Test. Selected candidates will receive a monthly salary of Rs. 22,700/- to 58,500/-.

WBPSC Clerkship Online Form 2024 - Overview

  • Organisation: West Bengal Public Service Commission (WBPSC)
  • Post Name: Clerk
  • Category: Govt Jobs
  • WBPSC Clerkship Exam Date 2024: 16th and 17th November 2024
  • Selection Process:
    • Part-I (Objective Type)
    • Part-II (Conventional Type – Written)
    • Typing Test
  • Salary: Rs. 22,700/- to Rs. 58,500/-
  • Job Location: West Bengal
  • Official Website: www.wbpsc.gov.in

WBPSC Clerkship Exam Date 2024 Announced

To be recruited for Clerk posts, candidates must undergo three stages of the recruitment process: Part I (Objective Type), Part II (Conventional Type–written), and a Typing Test. The WBPSC Exam Date 2024 for Part-I (Objective Type) has been set for the 16th and 17th of November 2024. A total of 714,413 candidates are registered for the examination. Admit cards will be released 7 to 10 days before the exam date with all exam-related information.

Important Dates

The WBPSC has announced the registration dates for WBPSC Clerkship Recruitment 2024 along with the Notification PDF. The WBPSC Clerkship Exam 2024 will be held on the 16th and 17th of November 2024. The important dates related to the WBPSC Clerkship Recruitment are as follows:

EventDates
WBPSC Clerkship Detailed Notification4th December 2023
WBPSC Clerkship Apply Online Start Date8th December 2023
Last Date to Apply Online29th December 2023 (3 pm)
Last Date for Online Fee Submission29th December 2023 (3 pm)
Last Date for Offline Fee Submission30th December 2023
WBPSC Clerkship Admit CardFirst week of November 2024
WBPSC Clerkship Exam Date16th and 17th November 2024

WBPSC Clerkship Notification 2024 Out

The WBPSC Clerkship Recruitment 2024 Notification PDF was released on 4th December 2023 against advt. No. 13/2023 for Clerk posts. The detailed notification PDF includes registration dates, vacancy details, educational qualifications, age limit, selection process, and salary information, available on the official WBPSC website.

WBPSC Clerkship Vacancy 2024

The WBPSC has not yet released the vacancy details for Clerkship posts. The vacancy details will be announced in due course on the official WBPSC website.

WBPSC Clerkship Apply Online Form 2024

The online application process for WBPSC Clerkship Vacancy 2024 has started at www.wbpsc.gov.in. Interested and eligible candidates must submit their application form through the official website. The application window is open until 29th December 2023 (3 pm).

Steps to Apply Online for WBPSC Clerkship Recruitment 2024

  1. Visit the official WBPSC website at https://wbpsc.gov.in.
  2. Under the candidate’s corner section, click on “Current Applications” on the homepage.
  3. Click on the link reading “Apply online for the post of Clerk under advt no. 13/2023.”
  4. Click on Online Registration and enter your details.
  5. A unique application ID and password will be sent to your registered mobile number and email ID.
  6. Sign in using the Applicant ID/ Enrollment ID and Password.
  7. Enter your educational details and other required information.
  8. Upload your scanned photographs and signature in the proper format.
  9. Pay the application fee online and click on the submit button.
  10. Download the application form and take a printout for future reference.

WBPSC Clerkship 2024 Application Fee

Candidates must pay an application fee to complete the form. General category candidates must pay Rs. 110 + Service Charge. SC/ST, OBC, and Economically Weaker Sections are exempt from the fee.

CategoryApplication Fee
General/ SC/ST/OBC Candidates of Other StatesRs. 110 + Service Charge
SC/ST of West Bengal and PwBD (40% disability)Exempted

WBPSC Clerkship 2024 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must ensure they meet the eligibility criteria before applying. Educational qualifications and age limits are critical.

Educational Qualification:

  • Candidates must have passed the Madhyamik Examination/10th from the West Bengal Board of Secondary Education or from any State Board or CBSE.
  • Basic computer operation knowledge with a typing speed of 20 words per minute in English or 10 words per minute in Bengali is required.

Age Limit (As on 01/01/2023):

  • General/ SC/ST/OBC candidates of other States: 18 to 40 years
  • SC/ST of West Bengal, PwBD: 18 to 45 years
  • OBC (Non-creamy layers): 18 to 43 years

WBPSC Clerkship 2024 Selection Process

The selection process includes:

  1. Part 1 (Objective Type): English, General Studies, and Arithmetic questions.
  2. Part 2 (Conventional Type): English and Bengali/Hindi/Urdu/Nepali/Santali questions.
  3. Computer Knowledge & Typing Test: Qualifying in nature.

WBPSC Clerkship 2024 Exam Pattern

The WBPSC Clerkship Exam consists of two stages:

Part 1:

  • Objective-type questions
  • 100 questions, 1 mark each
  • 90 minutes duration
  • Negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer

Part 2:

  • Conventional-type questions
  • 60 minutes duration
  • Topics: English (50 marks) and Bengali/Hindi/Urdu/Nepali/Santali (50 marks)

WBPSC Clerkship Minimum Qualifying Marks

Candidates must meet the following minimum qualifying marks in Part-I and Part-II exams combined:

CategoryMinimum Qualifying Marks
UR40%
EWS40%
OBC (A & B)38%
SC35%
ST30%
PwBD30%
Ex-Servicemen30%
Meritorious Sports Person40%

WBPSC Clerkship 2024 Salary Structure

Selected candidates will receive a monthly salary of Rs. 22,700/- to Rs. 58,500/-.

WBPSC Clerkship Exam Centres

The exam will be conducted in 36 cities across West Bengal.

Exam CityCity Code
Kolkata11
Baruipur12
Diamond Harbour13
Barrackpore14
Barasat15
Howrah16
Chinsurah17
Burdwan18
Durgapur19
Medinipur20
Tamluk21
Bankura22
Purulia23
Jhargram24
Suri25
Krishnanagar26
Berhampore27
Malda28
Balurghat29
Raigunj30
Jalpaiguri31
Alipurduar32
Coochbehar33
Siliguri34
Kalimpong35
Darjeeling36

FAQs

Q1: When is the WBPSC Clerkship Exam 2024? A1: The WBPSC Clerkship Exam 2024 is scheduled for the 16th and 17th of November 2024.

Q2: How can I apply for the WBPSC Clerkship 2024? A2: You can apply online through the official WBPSC website at https://wbpsc.gov.in.

Q3: What is the last date to apply for WBPSC Clerkship 2024? A3: The last date to apply online is 29th December 2023 (3 pm).

Q4: What is the application fee for WBPSC Clerkship 2024? A4: General category candidates must pay Rs. 110 + Service Charge, while SC/ST, OBC, and Economically Weaker Sections are exempted from the fee.

Q5: What are the educational qualifications required for WBPSC Clerkship 2024? A5: Candidates must have passed the Madhyamik Examination/10th from the West Bengal Board of Secondary Education or any State Board or CBSE. Basic computer knowledge and a typing speed of 20 words per minute in English or 10 words per minute in Bengali are also required.

Q6: What is the age limit for WBPSC Clerkship 2024? A6: The age limit is 18 to 40 years for General/ SC/ST/OBC candidates of other States, 18 to 45 years for SC/ST of West Bengal and PwBD, and 18 to 43 years for OBC (Non-creamy layers).

Q7: What is the selection process for WBPSC Clerkship 2024? A7: The selection process includes Part 1 (Objective Type), Part 2 (Conventional Type – Written), and a Typing Test.

Q8: When will the admit cards for the WBPSC Clerkship 2024 be released? A8: Admit cards will be released in the first week of November 2024.