NWDA Syllabus 2022 - Download Subject/ Topic Wise Syllabus PDF

NWDA Syllabus 2022 - Download Subject/ Topic Wise Syllabus PDF

ByParnab Mallick  |  Updated on: May 15, 2021
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NWDA Syllabus & Exam Pattern 2021

NWDA Syllabus & Exam Pattern: Now that the  National Water Development Agency has announced the NWDA LDC recruitment 2021, it is the right time to dive into the syllabus and exam pattern to kickstart the exam preparation. Below we have compiled the new NWDA LDC syllabus & Exam Pattern for your convenience.

From 10 May 2021, the National Water Development Agency (NWDA), has begun accepting applications for the positions of Junior Engineer, Hindi Translator, Jr. Accounts Officer, Upper Division Clerk, Upper Division Clerk Stenographer Grade-II, and LDC at its Headquarter and various field offices across the country via its website, nwda.gov.in.

NWDA Exam Pattern 2021

The Exam pattern of the NWDA computer Based Test Exam is given below in the table

SectionsNumber of QuestionMarks
General Hindi / English2020
General Knowledge2020
Computer Literacy2020
Quantitative Aptitude2020
Logical Reasoning2020
Total100 Questions100 Marks

Note: This Exam pattern is not Official as it is not mentioned in the NWDA 2021 official Notification. This is based on the NWDA previous years question pattern

Subject-Wise NWDA Syllabus 2021

NWDA 2021 English Syllabus

TopicsTotal Questions
  • Comprehension
  • One word substitution
  • Synonyms and Antonyms
  • Spelling error
  • Spotting error in sentences
  • Grammar
  • Noun
  • Pronoun
  • Adjective
  • Verb
  • Preposition
  • Conjunction
  • Use of ‘A’, ‘AN’ and ‘THE’
  • Idioms and Phrases

NWDA 2021 General Knowledge Syllabus

TopicsTotal Questions
  • India History
  • Indian Geography
  • Indian Economy
  • Indian Polity & Constitution
  • Scientific Research
  • Awards
  • Sports
  • Current Affairs-India & World

NWDA 2021 Logical Reasoning Syllabus

TopicsTotal Questions
  • Analogies — Semantic Analogy, Symbolic/ Number Analogy, Figural Analogy, Symbolic/ Number Analogy, Figural Analogy

  • Similarities and differences

  • Word building

  • Relation concepts

  • Arithmetic number series

  • Semantic Series

  • Number Series

  • Coding and Decoding- small & Capital Letters/numbers coding, decoding

  • Classification


NWDA 2021 Computer Literacy Syllabus

TopicsTotal Questions
  • Characteristics of Computer
  • Computer Organisation including RAM,  File System, Input Devices
  • Computer Software-Relationship between Hardware and Software
  • Operating System
  • MS-Office (exposure to Word, Excel/spreadsheet, Powerpoint)
  • Information Technology and Society- Indian IT Act
  • Digital Signatures
  • Application of information technology in Government for E-Governance mobile/Smartphone’s Information Kiosks


NWDA 2021 Quantitative Aptitude Syllabus

TopicsTotal Questions
  • Number System
  • Time and Work
  • Averages
  • Percentages
  • Profit and loss
  • Ratio and Proportions
  • Simple and Compound Interest
  • Time and Distance



NWDA Syllabus 2021, Download PDF

The post-wise detailed syllabus of the NWDA 2021 Exam is given below in the pdf form. Click on the link to download the free NWDA PDFs.

PostPDF Link
Junior Accounts OfficerDownload PDF
Upper Division Clerk (UDC) and Lower Division Clerk (LDC)Download PDF
StenographerDownload PDF
Junior EngineerDownload PDF

NWDA Syllabus & Exam Pattern FAQs

  • There are a total of 5 sections in the NWDA Syllabus 2021.

  • You can check the NWDA Syllabus for all the posts here such as, Junior Accounts Officer, LDC, UDC, Stenographer, and Junior Engineer.

  • Yes, all the questions in NWDA will be objective multiple-choice questions (MCQs).

  • The NWDA Syllabus for the post of  NWDA Junior Accounts Officer (JAO) will have the following sections:

    • General English/General Hindi
    • Arithmetic 
    • Accountancy
    • Auditing and Income Tax
    • General Studies
    • Computer Literacy
  • NWDA Exam 2021 will be held in online mode.

  • Yes, there is a penalty of 0.25 mark for every incorrect response by you.

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