PSSSB VDO 2022: Exam Date (January), Admit Card, News

PSSSB VDO 2022: Exam Date (January), Admit Card, News

ByShiwani Kumari  |  Updated on: Sep 20, 2022
PSSSB has once again postponed the PSSSB VDO exam date to 8 January 2023. Candidates will be able to appear for the written exam by downloading the admit card that shall be released a week before the exam date. Check further updates here.

PSSSB VDO new exam date 2022 has been announced by the Punjab Subordinate Selection Service Board (PSSSB) through the calendar that is released on 20 September. The PSSSB VDO exam shall now be held on 8 January 2023 instead of the earlier that was in October 2022.  The candidates who have applied for the post of Village Development Organiser in the Rural Development and Panchayat Department of Punjab will be able to download the admit cards from the website a week before the exam date. Candidates had been waiting long enough for the written exam can heave a sigh of relief and appear for the exam.

PSSSB VDO exam 2022 will be conducted in a written test followed by Typing Test and Document Verification. PSSSB VDO written test consists of 5 subjects: English, Punjabi, Computer, General Knowledge, and Quantitative Aptitude. The exam pattern for PSSSB VDO involves a written test of 100 marks for 100 questions with a time duration of 2 hours. PSSSB VDO exam pattern is mandatory to know for the candidates who are going to appear for the Village Development Officer Exam by the Punjab Subordinate Service Selection Board. A total of 792 candidate vacancies will be filled in through this exam. Check out more updates on Punjab VDO exam here.

Important Dates
Exam Date  -Jan 8, 2023

PSSSB VDO 2022 Latest Updates

PSSSB has again changed the Village Development Organiser exam date 2022. The new PSSSB VDO exam date 2022 shall now be held on 8 January 2023. As per the new exam date, the candidates will be able to download its admit card prior to a few days before the exam date. We shall update the direct link to download PSSSB VDO call letter here.

Check PSSSB VDO Exam Date Notice [New]

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Suggested: PSSSB VDO Syllabus

Latest Updates:

  • 20 September 2022: PSSSB VDO exam date has been re-released for the Village Development Organiser exam.
  • 6 September 2022: PSSSB VDO new exam date has been released by PSSSB on its website.
  • 31 August 2022: PSSSB VDO exam date has been officially released for the written exam.
  • 7th May 2022- Online registration of PSSSB VDO notification was released.

PSSSB VDO Exam Date 2022

PSSSB VDO exam date (new) is scheduled for January 2023. Here you can check out the written exam date in the following table. 

PSSSB VDO Exam Events

Important Dates

PSSSB VDO Notification Release

7th May 2022

PSSSB VDO Application Form 2022 Release Date

15th May 2022

PSSSB VDO Application Form Last Date

27th June 2022

PSSSB VDO Exam Date 2022

8 January 2023

8 October 2022 (New Exam Date)

18 September 2022

PSSSB VDO Admit Card 2022 Date

To be Notified

PSSSB VDO Result Date 2022

To be Notified

PSSSB VDO 2022 Notification

PSSSB VDO 2022 notification was released on the official website of the PSSSB. Candidates could apply for PSSSB VDO from 15th May 2022 to 27th June 2022. There are three levels of the PSSSB VDO selection process that includes a written test, typing test, and document verification In the written test candidates should clear 5 subjects i.e. English, Punjabi Punjabi Language, Computer, General knowledge, and Quantitative aptitude whereas in typing test and document verification checks students practical knowledge.

The PSSSB VDO exam is scheduled for 18 September 2022. Here we have provided you with the PSSSB VDO notification pdf covers important details such as application date, exam date, admit card release date, syllabus, selection process, salary, and other crucial information.

Download PSSSB VDO Notification PDF 2022

What is PSSSB VDO Exam?

PSSSB VDO exam is a state-level exam conducted by the PSSSB to recruit intermediate candidates for the post of Village Development Officer in Punjab. The PSSSB VDO exam will be conducted for 100 marks and consist of 5 subjects i.e.English, Punjabi Basic Computer, General Knowledge, and Quantitative Aptitude in MCQs format.

PSSSB VDO 2022 Exam Highlights

PSSSB VDO recruitment 2022 notification includes all the details about the exam such as the exam date, paper pattern, eligibility, and more. In the table below, you'll find the details of the PSSSB VDO exam and get a glimpse of all the essential information. 

Exam Name


Exam Conducting Body

Punjab Subordinate Service Selection Board

Exam Level


Exam Frequency

Once a year

Application Mode


Selection Phase

Written Exam, Typing Test, and Document Verification

Official Website

PSSSB VDO Vacancy 2022

The PSSSB VDO vacancy is released along with the notification pdf. The post determines the cut off and the chances of the candidates getting selected. The total number of vacancies are 792 for the post of PSSSB VDO exam. Candidates can check category-wise PSSSB Forest Guard vacancies given below:

Category PSSSB VDO Vacancy
ESM General32
Freedom Fighter10

PSSSB VDO 2022 Eligibility

To apply for the PSSSB VDO exam 2022, candidates must make sure to match the PSSSB VDO eligibility criteria as described by the officials in order to avoid the chances of rejection. The eligibility for PSSSB VDO is primarily based on 2 factors, educational qualification, and age limit. We have mentioned the PSSSB VDO eligibility criteria for candidates in detail.


The age limit for PSSSB VDO is between 18 years to 37 years. However, the main points of relaxation in the PSSSB VDO age limit is that the upper limit for widows, divorcees, and certain other categories of married women as per issued by the Punjab Government will be relaxed up to 40 years. 

PSSSB VDO Educational Qualification

The candidate who is applying for PSSSB VDO recruitment 2022 must have completed their graduation from a recognized board or university and holds a one-year diploma program in computer application.

PSSSB VDO Selection Process 

The PSSSB VDO selection process is based on the following stages. A candidate needs to qualify for each stage to be appointed to the post of Gram Sewak. 

Stage 1: Written Exam

Stage 2: Computer Typing Test

Stage 3: Documentation Process

PSSSB VDO Exam Pattern 2022

According to the pre-decided PSSSB VDO exam pattern, this exam will be organized in pen-paper mode. High-scoring candidates will get shortlisted for the next round of the selection process under PSSSB. Document verification is the last stage of recruitment for the Village Development Officer Job in Punjab.

PSSSB VDO Exam Pattern Important Points 

  • 100 MCQs will be asked in the VDO exam
  • Total marks will be 100 as every question carries one mark
  • Applicants have to deal with negative marking 
  • 0.25 marks will be deducted for every wrong answer.
  • To solve the paper applicants will get only 2 hours.
  • The PSSSB VDO Exam Question Paper will be Punjabi and English Only.

    PSSSB VDO Subject Wise Paper Pattern

    Applicants are advised to work on English Langauge, Punjabi language, GK, Quantitative Aptitude, and fundamentals of computer. As per the PSSSB VDO Exam pattern, most of the questions will be asked from General Knowledge. 

     PSSSB VDO Exam Subjects

    Number of Questions

    Total Marks

    Punjabi Language



    English Language



    General Knowledge



    Quantitive Aptitude



    Computer Fundamentals






PSSSB VDO Admit Card 2022

Aspirants can download the PSSSB VDO Admit Card 2022 only after successfully applying for the PSSSB VDO exam 2022 from the official website of PSSSB once it is announced. Alternatively, you can also download the PSSSB VDO call letter from here also. All you need is login credentials to be able to download the PSSSB VDO exam hall ticket.

PSSSB VDO Result 2022

After the announcement of the PSSSB VDO answer key, the authorities will release the PSSSB VDO result 2022. Candidates who will obtain the cut off marks in the written exam will be able to appear for the next stage of the selection process.

PSSSB VDO Application 2022

The application form for PSSSB VDO exam 2022 was released on 15th May 2022. Candidates who are willing to appear in PSSSB VDO 2022 should match all eligibility requirements before filling out the PSSSB VDO application form. The PSSSB VDO application form deadline is 27th June 2022 candidates are advised to fill the form as soon as possible.

How to apply online for the PSSSB VDO 2022?

Follow the steps mentioned below on how to apply online for PSSSB VDO application form 2022.

  • Go to the official website of PSSSB.
  • You can find the direct link to the ‘Registration Form’ on this page.
  • After successful registration, you will be assigned an ‘Application Number’. 
  • Then, log in PSSSB VDO using the assigned details to proceed with the application process.
  • Upload scanned copies of your passport size photograph’ and ‘signature’ in the prescribed file size, dimensions, and file format (preferably JPG/JPEG format).
  • In the payment gateway, pay the requisite application fee through online or offline mode.
  • After a successful payment, you will receive a confirmation message to your registered email address and mobile number.
  • Take out at least 2 printouts of the confirmation page and keep it secured for future reference.

PSSSB VDO Application Fees

The category-wise application fee for the PSSSB VDO exam has been provided below.


Application Fee

General/ OBC



Rs. 500


Rs. 250

Ex-servicemen & Dependent Candidates

Rs. 200

PSSSB VDO Recruitment FAQs

  • PSSSB VDO exam is conducted by the PSSSB. It is a state-level exam that includes 3 stages: a written test, a computer typing test, and document verification. Written test compromise 5 subjects: English, General Knowledge, Punjabi, Basis Computer, and Quantitative Aptitude. Under PSSSB VDO post candidates are recruited for Gram Sewak in Punjab

  • PSSSB VDO Exam Date 2022 has been rescheduled by PSSSB for 8 January 2023. Candidates who have their written exams will be eligible to appear for the written exam on the new exam date that has been released by the Punjab Board.

  • The notification for PSSSB VDO was on 15th May, 2022 along with the application form and other relevant details of  PSSSB VDO exam 2022 such as exam date, exam pattern, syllabus, and many more.

  • Candidates can fill out the PSSSB VDO recruitment 2022 online application form on the official website of PSSSB. Follow these steps to successfully fill out the  PSSSB VDO form 2022:

    • Visit the official website and register yourself on the PSSSB.
    • Log in using the credentials you have created. and start filling out the form with your details.
    • Click 'Submit' and pay the application fee.
    • Now, finally, click on 'Submit' for the final submission and take a print out of the form.
  • No, PSSSB only accepts online applications for Gram Sewak vacancies. Candidates can apply online for the PSSSB VDO 2022 exam on the official PSSSB website. There is no provision to apply for the PSSSB VDO exam in offline mode.

  • The PSSSB VDO admit card 2022 will be released 15-20 days before the exam. You can download PSSSB VDO admit card from the official website or to save time, you can visit this link below to download your hall ticket. The credentials mentioned on the PSSSB VDO admit card 2022 are as follows:  Exam Date, Exam venue, Exam center name, Exam reporting time, etc.

  • No, As it is a Punjab state exam so it is mandatory for a candidate to have a good command of Punjabi Language. Even in the PSSSB VDO syllabus, Punjabi language is included. Therefore candidate has to read and write Punjabi language.

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