Kerala PSC LDC Exam 2021: Exam Analysis, Difficulty Level, Mains Exam Date, Syllabus, Pattern, Eligibility, Application

Kerala PSC LDC Exam 2021: Exam Analysis, Difficulty Level, Mains Exam Date, Syllabus, Pattern, Eligibility, Application

ByArpit Kumar Jain  |  Updated on: Nov 22, 2021Kerala PSC has released mains exam date of LDC Exam, Check Mains Exam date, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Latest Update
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Kerala PSC Mains Exam Date 2021:  -Nov 20, 2021

Kerala PSC LDC 2021 Latest Update, Exam Analysis

Byju's Exam Prep experts have come up with the exam analysis of the LDC Mains exam 2021. Candidates who had appeared for the exam must check the Kerala PSC LDC Mains Exam Analysis to know the difficulty level, questions asked, change in the exam pattern, sectional weightage, and more. The analysis is prepared by the experts to help students. Check analysis from the given link.

Kerala PSC LDC Mains Exam Analysis 2021

The commission has released the Kerala PSC LDC Prelims Result for the various Districts on the official website. Candidates who had appeared for the exam can check the result here. The selected candidates are going to appear for the mains exam in November and December 2021.

Check Kerala PSC LDC Prelims Result 2021

The commission has released the revised mains exam dates for the LDC posts. The mains exam for the different posts under the Kerala PSC LDC exam will be held on November 20, 27, & from December 01 to 11, 2021. We have provided the exam date PDF below.

Kerala PSC LDC Mains Exam Date 2021 PDF

The Kerala Public Service Commission (Kerala PSC) releases the Kerala PSC LDC notification on the official website The commission conducts the Lower Division Clerk (LDC) exam to hire clerks in various departments of the Kerala Government. The vacancies will be released district and department-wise. The candidate who are waiting for the recruitment, their wait will be over soon.

The online application link for the Kerela LDC exam will be available after the release of the official notification. The application is available for a limited period. Eligible candidates can fill the Kerala LDC application form. Check the online application link, exam pattern, syllabus, eligibility criteria, and other details below.

Latest Update:

  • September 17, 2021: Kerala PSC has released prelims results on the official website.
  • August 19, 2021: Kerala PSC has released the revised LDC Mains exam date for different posts.
  • July 27, 2021: Kerala PSC has released the LDC Mains Exam Date PDF for different posts.

Kerala PSC LDC Exam Dates 2021

The important dates for the Kerala LDC are given in the table below. The commission has released the mains exam dates for different posts under LDC recruitment. Check the dates below.



Kerala PSC LDC Notification Date 2021

To be notified

Kerala LDC Online Application Start Date

To be notified

Kerala PSC LDC the Last Date to Apply Online

To be notified

Last Date to pay the fee

To be notified

Kerala LDC Prelims Result 2021

September 17, 2021

Kerala LDC Mains Admit Card 2021

10-15 days before the exam

Kerala LDC Mains Exam Date 2021

  • November 20, & 27. 2021
  • December 01 to 11, 2021

Kerala PSC LDC Final Result

To be notified


What is the Kerala PSC 10th Level Exam?

The Kerala LDC exam is conducted to select candidates for the Lower Division Clerk posts in different departments of the Kerala Government. The commission released the vacancies for each district in the state. The selection process involves a two-tier exam. All the applicants will be called for prelims whereas the mains exam is for the prelims, qualified candidates. There will be a category-wise division of vacancies in each district. The vacancies will be released for 

  • Thiruvananthapuram
  • Kollam
  • Pathanamthitta
  • Alappuzha
  • Kottayam
  • Idukki
  • Ernakulam
  • Thrissur
  • Palakkad
  • Malappuram
  • Kozhikode
  • Wayanad
  • Kannur
  • Kasaragod

Kerala LDC Recruitment 2021 Highlights

Important points of the Kerala PSC LDC recruitment 2021 are given in the table. You can check the summary of the exam here.



Name of the Organization

Kerala Public Services Commission (Kerala PSC)


Lower Division Clerk (LDC)


To be notified

Notification Dates

To be notified

Application Mode


Selection Process

Prelims & Mains Exam


English & Malayalam



Official Website

Kerala LDC Notification PDF

The commission will release the Kerala PSC LDC notification on the official website soon. The commission will notify eligibility criteria, exam pattern, syllabus, vacancies, and other details. Candidates can check all the details of the Kerala LDC recruitment in the articles. The information is based on last year's notification.

Kerala PSC LDC Official Notification PDF (Previous Years’)

Kerala PSC LDC 2021 Vacancy Details

A Kerala PSC vacancy will be released for various districts through the notification. There is no official announcement regarding the vacancies of Kerala LDC recruitment. The commission allows 10% of the total vacancies to the low-paid posts in the Kerala State Subordinate Services. The vacancies will be updated here as soon as they are available on the official website.




To be notified


To be notified


To be notified


To be notified


To be notified


To be notified


To be notified


To be notified


To be notified


To be notified


To be notified


To be notified


To be notified


To be notified

Kerala LDC 2021 Salary Structure

The Kerala LDC comes with a good pay scale. The candidates will be entitled to a pay scale of INR 19,000 to INR 43,600 per month. The pay scale is according to the Kerala government norms and rules. The pay may get revised in the notification which will be updated here.

Kerala LDC Eligibility 2021

The eligibility criteria for the clerk post will be notified through the notification for the Kerala LDC 2021 recruitment. Here we have provided the eligibility based on the previous year's notification. We shall update the eligibility below if there are any changes in this year's notification. Check the age limit, educational qualification, and other important information below.

Age Limit

The minimum age limit for the Kerala PSC LDC post is 18 years. The upper age limit for the General category is 36 years as per the last notification. The category-wise upper age limit may differ.

Age Limit

Minimum Age

18 years

Maximum Age

36 years

Age Relaxations




5 years


3 years

Educational Qualification

The Kerala PSC LDC educational qualification is the class 10th examination. Candidates with a 10th class certificate can apply for the lower division clerk. Candidates with a higher degree can also apply for recruitment.

Other Eligibility Criteria

Candidates working as a typist in the Kerala government with the class 10th certificate are eligible for the Kerala LDC examination. The candidates must have at least 4 years of experience in the service.

What is the selection process of Kerala LDC 2021?

The selection of the candidates depends on the written exams conducted by the Kerala PSC. There are only two written exams for Kerala LDC 2021. All the candidates who clear the first stage will be called for the mains exam.

Kerala PSC LDC Prelims Exam Pattern

The Kerala LDC exam has four sections of a total of 100 marks. The sections are Simple Arithmetic & Mental Ability, General Knowledge & Current Affairs, General English, and Regional Language (Malayalam/ Tamil/ Kannada). Candidates will get 1 hour 15 minutes to complete the whole paper. Check the detailed Kerala LDC Exam Pattern below.



Total Duration

Indian History


1 hour and 15 minutes

India Facts


Kerala Facts


Constitution & Commissions


Kerala Renaissance & History




Physical Science (Physical & Chemistry)


Current Affairs


Maths & Mental Ability




Kerala PSC 10th Level Mains Exam 2021

The mains exam has questions mainly from general knowledge, current affairs, quantitative aptitude, English, and regional language (Malayalam, Kannada, Tamil). Check the mark distribution in the table.

Kerala LDC Mains Exam Pattern
Indian Constitution5
Kerala- Governance, and System of Administration5
Life Science and Public Health6
Arts, Literature, Culture, Sports5
Basics of Computer3
Important Acts5
Current Affairs20
Simple Arithmetic, Mental Ability, and Reasoning10
General English10
Regional Language (Malayalam, Kannada, Tamil)10

Kerala LDC Syllabus 2021

After going through the exam pattern candidates must check the syllabus for better preparation. Knowledge of the syllabus help candidates in utilizing the time in the right place. Here we have presented the syllabus for all 4 sections.



Simple Arithmetic & Mental Ability

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

General Knowledge & Current Affairs

  • Awards and Honors
  • Current events
  • Books
  • General Politics
  • Current Affairs – National and International
  • Abbreviations
  • Important Days
  • Important Financial and Economic News
  • Books and Authors
  • Science – Inventions and Discoveries
  • Sports
  • India And Its Neighboring Countries
  • Culture
  • Scientific Research, etc.
  • 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 Event

General English

  • 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

Malayalam/ Tamil

  • Nouns, Verbs, Adjectives
  • Sentence and Word Correction
  • Idioms, One Word Substitution
  • Synonyms, Antonyms
  • Use of Punctuation marks
  • Literature
  • Translation, etc.

Kerala PSC 10th Level Syllabus PDF 2021

How to Apply for Kerala PSC LDC Recruitment 2021?

Candidates have been advised to thoroughly check the eligibility criteria before filling the Kerala PSC LDC application form. Candidates can fill the application form hassle-free by following the steps given below.

  • Click on the link given below or visit the official website
  • Click on the Advertisement tab,
  • Register yourself with the ‘One Time Registration system
  • Fill in all the details,
  • You will receive an email and message on registered values with the registration number and password.
  • Fill in the details asked in the application form.
  • Upload photo, signature, and required documents,
  • Take the printout of the Kerala LDC application for future reference.

Kerala PSC LDC Online Application Form 2021

The commission will release the Kerala PSC LDC online application with the notification on the official website. The application date will be updated after the release of notification. Candidates are advised to apply online before the last date.

Kerala PSC LDC Online Application 2021 (To be available soon)

Kerala LDC Admit Card 2021

The commission will release the admit card 10-15 days before the exam. Candidates can download the Kerala PSC LDC Admit Card from the link given below once it is officially released.

Kerala PSC LDC Admit Card 2021 (To be out soon)

Kerala PSC LDC Result 2021

The result will be released by the commission after the release of the official answer key on the website. Candidates can check the result from the link provided below.

Kerala LDC Result 2021 (To be Out Soon)

Kerala LDC Cut Off 2021

The cut-off is the minimum marks that a candidate needs to score to qualify for the Kerala LDC exam. The Kerala PSC LDC Cut off is decided by the commission for all the districts and categories. Here we have presented the previous year’s district-wise Kerala PSC LDC cut-off. 


























Related Important Links

Kerala PSC LDC Application Form 2021

Kerala PSC LDC Notification 2021

Kerala PSC LDC Syllabus 2021

Kerala PSC LDC Exam Pattern 2021

Kerala PSC LDC Salary 2021


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  • The notification for the Kerala PSC LDC notification 2021 will release soon on the official website

  • The online applications of the Kerala PSC LDC online application begin after the release of notification.

  • The Kerala Public Service Commission will conduct the Lower Division Clerk exam in offline mode. It is conducted through the objective OMR sheet last time. We will update the changes after the notification.

  • The aspirant must be between 18 years and 36 years of age for the Kerala LDC exam 2021. The age relaxation is applicable for reserved categories.

  • There is no application fee for the Kerala LDC online application.

  • The candidate must have a Matriculation/ SSLC or its equivalent from a recognized university or board.

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