Kerala PSC LDC Syllabus 2021 - Download Subject Wise Syllabus PDF

Kerala PSC LDC Syllabus 2021 - Download Subject Wise Syllabus PDF

BySATISH KUMAR GUPTA  |  Updated on: Sep 9, 2021
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Kerala PSC LDC Syllabus 2021, Prelims & Mains Syllabus

Those who wish to apply should be well acquainted with the Kerala PSC LDC syllabus 2021 and exam pattern. The Kerala PSC announces the syllabus along with all other particulars of the exam by notifications. This article details the Kerala PSC LDC syllabus 2021 to prepare the aspirants for what is to come as they wait for the 2021 notifications. The Kerala Public Service Commission (Kerala PSC) holds the Kerala PSC LDC exam to select desired candidates for LDC and other posts. The commission invites candidates who clear the written exam to submit their documents for verification.

Kerala PSC LDC 2021 Syllabus - Exam Pattern, Marking Scheme

If a student attempts the Kerala PSC LDC exam without knowing the exam pattern, it will be like a driver who drives at night with the headlights off. A student with an in-depth knowledge of the paper knows what to expect is in a better position to pass the exam. They can manage their time and write the exam better. Here is the Kerala PSC LDC exam pattern based on the exam of the previous year:

  • Total number of questions - 100
  • Total marks - 100
  • Every correct answer - 1 mark
  • Duration - 1 hour 15 minutes
  • Negative marking - 0
  • Type of questions - Objective
TopicNo. of QuestionsMarks
Simple Arithmetic and Mental Ability2020
General English2020
General Knowledge/Regional Language1010
General Knowledge and Current Affairs5050

Kerala PSC LDC Syllabus 2021, Subject-Wise Syllabus

For better preparation for the Kerala PSC LDC 2021, it is advisable to start studying by referring to the previous year's syllabus. The exam trends do not show much of a change in the same over the years. Based on the latest exams, the subjects for the Kerala PSC LDC syllabus 2021 are as follows:


Kerala PSC LDC Subject-Wise Syllabus

Scroll down to know the various chapters in each subject.

Mental Ability

  • Series
  • Problems on mathematical signs
  • Analogies
  • Odd man out
  • Coding and decoding
  • Family relation
  • Sense of direction
  • Time and angles
  • Date and calendar
  • Clerical ability

General Knowledge and Current Affairs

  • Geography: Kerala in particular and India in general
  • Basic facts about Kerala
  • States and Union Territories
  • History: Medieval India, Indian independence history
  • Banking and insurance, Central and State government-sponsored schemes
  • Bills and commissions like the Human Rights Act, SC/ST Act, Women Protection bills, etc.
  • Current Affairs: Polity, Economics, Science, Literature, Art and Culture, Sports
  • National parks and biospheres

General Science Syllabus

  • Basics of human organs
  • Vitamins and diseases
  • Disease and carriers
  • Important agricultural schemes in Kerala
  • Important crops in Kerala
  • Forest resources
  • Environment and pollution
  • Atom and its structures
  • Ores and minerals
  • Elements and their groups
  • Chemistry in everyday life
  • Work and energy, power, electricity
  • Heat and temperature
  • Solar system
  • Sound and light

General English Syllabus

  • Types of sentences
  • Different parts of speech
  • Adjectives vs. adverbs, comparison of adjectives
  • Articles: Definite and indefinite articles, uses of primary and modal auxiliary verbs
  • Tag questions, infinitive, and gerunds
  • Tenses, tenses in conditional tenses
  • Adverbs and position of adverbs, prepositions
  • The use of correlatives
  • Direct and indirect speech
  • Nouns: Singular and plural, collective
  • Word formation from other words
  • Use of prefix or suffix
  • Synonyms, antonyms, phrasal verbs
  • Foreign words and phrases, one-word substitutes
  • Words often confused, spelling test
  • Idioms and their meanings

Malayalam/ Tamil Syllabus

  • Nouns, verbs, adjectives
  • Sentence and word correction
  • Idioms, one-word substitution
  • Synonyms and antonyms
  • Use of punctuation marks
  • Literature
  • Translation

How to Prepare for the Kerala PSC LDC Exam 2021?

The exam is a difficult one and needs intense preparation to get through. Listed below are tips for better preparation.

  • Know the syllabus and exam pattern. Keep an eye for any additional notifications from Kerala PSC concerning the exams.
  • Study all that is there in the Kerala PSC LDC syllabus and revise at least twice.
  • As you study, take notes in the form of points to brush up on a day before the exam.
  • Get yourself the relevant books and for current events, read the newspaper daily.
  • Spare some time a day during the revision to do the mock tests. They will tell you where you stand in connection with the exam.
  • Use a stopwatch to time yourself as you do the test. Try to complete a little more of the paper each day.
Related Links

Kerala PSC LDC Application Form 2021

Kerala PSC LDC Exam 2021

Kerala PSC LDC Salary 2021

Kerala PSC LDC Exam Pattern 2021

 Kerala PSC LDC Notification 2021


Kerala PSC LDC 10th Level Exam Syllabus FAQs

  • Yes, we have provided all subjects syllabus for Kerala PSC LDC exam.

  • Watch out for the official notification on the Kerala PSC website for more updates on the syllabus. 

  • Read the newspapers daily. Know what is happening in Kerala and India.

  • Kerala PSC LDC - Lower Division Clerk Previous Year Questions And Answers Book 2020-2021- Talent Vol 1 & 2 (Malayalam) is a good book for all the subjects.

  • The Kerala PSC LDC Mains exam is going to take place on November 20, 2021.

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