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Kerala LD Clerk 2019 Examination Notification

Getting a government job in India is a dream of millions of educated youth. Getting a group A service is a bit difficult and needs a lot of time for preparation and hard work. For those who have passed SSLC (10th standard), the best choice to enter government service is LDC. Lower Division Clerk (LDC) exam by Kerala PSC opens a door for thousands of youth to Kerala Government service. Right now, everyone is eagerly waiting for the next Kerala LDC exam notification.

LDC is a group C service which allows a person to work in his district. In most cases, he will get the chance to work near his home.

It is because Kerala LDC exam is a district-wise examination.

Different districts have different exams and rank lists. Once selected, you are in group C service.


Eligibility Criteria For Kerala LDC Exam 2019

SSLC or equivalent is the educational eligibility criteria for Kerala LDC.

For those who have not this minimum qualification cannot attend the examination.

Minimum age to apply for the LDC examination is 18. Upper age limit to apply for the general category is 36 years.

For OBC, the upper age limit is 39 years. For SC/ST category, the upper age limit for LDC is 41 years.


How to Apply For Kerala LDC 2019 Exam

Candidates must apply for Lower Division Clerk through One Time Profile on Kerala PSC official website.

Link to the official website is https://thulasi.psc.kerala.gov.in/.

You must use the user id and password to login the website.

If you are using this website for the first time, you need to create a profile first by following the instructions provided on the page.

You will find the exam notification under the notification area.

Kerala LDC Exam Pattern and Syllabus

It is an OMR based examination which includes 100 objective type questions.

The examination is for 75 minutes. The medium of Kerala LDC test is Malayalam.

One correct answer will get one mark, but you will get negative marks for the wrong answer.

You will lose 0.33 marks for every wrong answer you mark. There are no negative marks for unanswered questions.

An Objective Type Test (OMR Valuation) based on the qualification prescribed for the post.
Part I: General Knowledge, Current Affairs & Renaissance in Kerala
Part II: General English
Part III: Mental Ability & Simple Arithmetic
Part IV: Regional Language (Malayalam/Tamil/Kannada)
(Maximum Marks: 100) (Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes)
(Medium of Questions: Malayalam/Tamil/Kannada)

The detailed syllabus will be updated soon.
Kerala LDC Repeated Questions and Answers

Kerala PSC LDC 2019 Examination Date

Since we are expecting the Lower Division Clerk examination notification, we can only assume the exact exam dates.

Kerala PSC conducts different exams for different districts. So, the Kerala PSC will conduct a separate LDC examination for each district.

You can check the chart provided below for the examination date of your district.


District Number of Vacancies Cut Off Marks
Thiruvananthapuram -- --
Kollam
Pathanamthitta
Alapuzha
Kottayam
Idukki
Ernakulam
Thrissur
Palakkad
Malappuram
Kozhikkode
Wayanad
Kannur
Kasaragod

Kerala LDC Cut Off Mark

Let us check the expected cut off marks for the LD Clerk examination. PSC conducts different examination for the LD Clerk posts in different districts.

Cut Off mark for your district is determined by the difficulty level of the question paper, the number of candidates appeared the examination, approximate vacancies, overall scoring by candidates, etc.

To predict your chances, it is better to analyze the cut off marks for LDC exams conducted in previous years.

By analyzing the trends, it seems that Trivandrum and Kollam are the districts having the highest cut off marks.

Kerala PSC has invited applications for LDC in various Kerala Government Departments for those having minimum SSLC or equivalent qualification.


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According to the Gazette number 414/2016, you can apply for LD Clerk post in the government departments.


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You can see this latest LD Clerk recruitment notification under District-wise - Direct - General Notifications.


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Total anticipated vacancies in 14 districts are around 12000. LDC rank list has three years of validity.



How to Secure Top Rank in Kerala LDC 2019 Exam

If you work smartly, it will be easy to get a good rank in the Kerala LDC 2019 Examination. Here we would like to give you some ways to secure a higher score in LDC examination.

  • If you have no idea about the exam or exam pattern first suggestion is to join a reputed PSC Coaching center.

  • Reading News Papers daily

  • Use best selling rank files

  • Read PSC oriented magazines

  • Go through previous year question papers

You can use Google to read reviews about the best LDC coaching centers in your city. For example, use the keywords like 'best LDC coaching institute in Trivandrum or Cochin or Chennai or Calicut, etc.


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