SPSC LDC Recruitment 2022 – Check Eligibility Criteria, Selection Process!

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The Sikkim Public Service Commission has released a notification for the post of Lower Division Clerk. The SPSC has released a total number of 100 vacancies for SPSC LDC Recruitment 2022. The candidates can apply between 6th August 2022 and 4th September 2022 through online mode.

  • The age of candidates must be between 18 – 40 years to apply for the recruitment.
  • The selection of the candidates is based on the Written Examination.
  • The written examination will be conducted for 200 marks.
  • The commission has announced that the SPSC LDC salary will be as per Level 7 of the Pay Matrix i.e. in the Pay Scale of Rs. 21,700 to Rs. 69,100 (approx.).

Read the complete article to know the details about the SPSC LDC Recruitment 2022 along with the selection process, best books, cut off, and salary details.

SPSC LDC Overview

Recruiting Body

Sikkim Public Service Commission



Number of Vacancies


Application Start Date

6th August 2022

Last Date to Apply

4th September 2022

Exam Date

Will be Notified

Download SPSC LDC Notification PDF

SPSC LDC Vacancy 2022

The Sikkim Public Service Commission has released a total number of 100 vacancies for the SPSC LDC Recruitment 2022. Below are the category-wise vacancy details.


Number of Vacancies





Bhutia-Lepcha (Women)


Bhutia-Lepcha (BPL)


OBC – Central List


OBC – Central List (Women)


OBC – Central List (BPL)


OBC – State List


OBC – State List (Women)


OBC – State List (BPL)




ST (Women)






SC (Women)




Primitive Tribe


Primitive Tribe (Women)


MBC-State List


MBC-State List (Women)


Weaker Section of Society


How to Apply for SPSC LDC Recruitment 2022?

The candidates can submit the application form through online mode from 6th August 2022 to 4th September 2022. Follow the steps which are mentioned below to apply for the recruitment.

Step 1: Click on the direct link mentioned above.

Step 2: Register yourself by filling the details of Email Id, Password, Name, Address, Date of Birth etc.

Step 3: After the successful registration login with Registered Email Id and Password.

Step 4: Attach the required documents like SSC Certificate, Category Certificate etc.

Step 5: Upload the passport size photograph and signature.

Step 6: Pay the required fees and click on the submit button.

Step 7: Download and take a printout of the application form for future reference.

SPSC LDC Selection Process 2022

  • The selection of the candidates is based on the performance of the applicant in the written examination.
  • The written test will be held for 200 marks.
  • The candidates who are qualified in the written test are called for the Certificate Verification process.

SPSC LDC Eligibility Criteria 2022

The candidates should know the details of age limit, educational qualification etc before applying for the recruitment. Applicants who do not meet the SPSC LDC eligibility criteria will be rejected by the authorities. Check the complete details below.

Age Limit (As on 30.06.2022)

The age of the candidates must be between 18 – 40 years as on 30th June 2022 to apply for the recruitment. 

Educational Qualification

The candidates must have qualified in the 12th Class and must also possess a 3 months basic course in Computer Application and should have at least a typing speed of 15 WPM.


As per the SPSC LDC eligibility criteria 2022, the applicants should be of Indian origin only. The placement is for the Sikkim state. The candidates should know one of the languages and the local customs and traditions of Sikkim.

Number of Attempts

In the case of SPSC LDC eligibility criteria in the context of the number of attempts, no such limit for the number of attempts is available for each candidate specified by the authority. 


The candidates applying for the SPSC LDC post need not have any prior experience to be eligible. But the candidate must fulfill the other Qualifications.

SPSC LDC Syllabus 2022

Candidates will be selected on the basis of a written examination and will be shortlisted for the next round. After clearing the examination, the candidates will have to submit the documents for the verification process. The SPSC LDC Syllabus will help the candidate study for the examination to the point and avoid unnecessary topics. The complete syllabus for the exam is as follows:

Sr. No.




General English

  • Synonyms
  • Antonyms
  • Vocabulary 
  • Double Synonyms
  • Homonyms
  • One Word Substitution
  • Comprehension
  • Theme Detection
  • Deriving Conclusions
  • Sentence Completion
  • Passage Completion
  • Spotting Errors
  • Sentence Improvement
  • Passage Correction
  • Reconstruction of Sentences
  • Rearrangement of Sentences
  • Idioms and Phrases
  • Active and Passive Voice
  • Direct and Indirect Speech
  • Transformation


General Awareness

  • Current Affairs
  • Geography
  • History
  • Indian Polity
  • General Awareness
  • The Indian Constitution
  • Indian Economy
  • Science and Technology
  • Environmental Issues
  • General Reasoning


Basic Computer Knowledge

  • Introduction to Computers
  • Software
  • Hardware
  • Operating Systems
  • Windows Operating Systems
  • Data Entry using Excel
  • Charts
  • Graphs
  • Word Processing
  • MS Office
  • Internet
  • E-Mail
  • Multimedia Presentation
  • Preparation of Tabular Columns
  • Charts and Graphs

SPSC LDC Exam Pattern 2022

The SPSC LDC exam pattern is given below in detail.

  • The examination is conducted for 200 marks.
  • The duration of the examination is 4 hours.


Number of Question


General English


2 Hours

General Knowledge Basic Computer Knowledge


2 Hours

Certificate Verification

After the exam, the candidates will be called for a certificate verification round. Only the candidates who have cleared the exam will be able to attend this step in the process. 

  • The selected candidates will have to submit all the documents related to their qualifying examination.
  • The certificates and documents proving all the details written in the candidate’s application form should be submitted.
  • If the candidates have applied for any reservation during the application process, the certificates proving the same will also be required in this process. 
  • All the certificates should be genuine and have the correct details. 

SPSC LDC Exam Dates 2022

Along with SPSC LDC Notification, the Written examination date has been released. Knowing the exam date is very important for the candidates which help in prior preparation. Check the important dates and events below.



Exam Date

To be notified soon.

SPSC LDC Admit Card 2022

The candidates will be able to download the admit card once the recruiting body makes it available from the SPSC official website. The candidates can download the admit card till the day of the exam. The steps to download the SPSC LDC Admit Card PDF are given below:

Step 1: Go to the Official Website of SPSC.

Step 2: Click on the link that says ‘Download SPSC LDC Admit Card’.

Step 3: Submit the asked credentials.

Step 4: Click on the download icon to download the SPSC LDC Admit Card.

Step 5: Get a printout of the Admit Card preferably on the same day.

SPSC LDC Salary Details 2022

The in-hand SPSC LDC salary is the remuneration each candidate receives at the end of each month after the deduction of taxes, PF, gratuity, and other such things. The candidates can enjoy full benefits of the in-hand salary on completion of their probation period. The in-hand salary is shown below:

Post Name

In-hand Salary


Rs. 30,000/- to Rs. 33,000/- (Approx.)

SPSC LDC Cut Off Marks 2022

Cut-off marks refer to the minimum marks required by a candidate to be considered for recruitment. The SPSC LDC cut-off marks differ for each category. Aspiring candidates need to score above or equal to their respective cut-off score to qualify for recruitment. The cut-off marks for the SPSC LDC exam will be available to candidates on the official website of the Commission. The Commission has not released the cut-off marks yet. Candidates may stay tuned to PrepForSure for the latest news and notifications. 

SPSC LDC Answer Key 2022

The candidates can download the SPSC LDC Answer Key 2022 from the official website of the company. Here are the steps that will help you in the process of downloading the Answer Key. 

Step 1: Visit the SPSC's official website. 

Step 2: Go to the notices section or to the notification tab and click on the link for the 'SPSC Lower Division Clerk 2022'. 

Step 3: Now, you can see the Answer Key PDF on your screen, click on the download icon, and keep the PDF safe for further requirements.

Step 4: The candidates can also take a printout of the Answer Key for the SPSC LDC exam.

How to Prepare for the SPSC LDC Exam 2022?

Candidates must prepare for the exam very carefully and systematically to clear the examination. The SPSC LDC exam is competitive in nature. Therefore the candidates must give their maximum effort in the preparation. Some tips or tricks the candidate should follow while preparing for the exam are as follows.

  • Candidates should go through the SPSC LDC Syllabus and SPSC LDC Exam Pattern carefully and get an idea of the examination they are about to write.
  • As per the syllabus and the exam pattern, the candidates can make a timetable for the study. While making the timetable, ensure that more time is given to the subject or topic that is more important for the exam.
  • Make sure to give enough time for breaks and leisure in the timetable or else there is a chance of overstress. 
  • Practice questions from various sources. Practice previous year’s question papers for more practice. While practising the previous year’s papers, make sure to follow the time limit provided. 
  • Read the newspaper, preferably English, regularly. This will help the candidate to improve their General English and also help with the current affairs topic.

SPSC LDC Exam 2022: Books for Preparation

While preparing for the exam, it is important to select the best resources for your study. Candidates should make use of the best resources available around them for quality studies. Both online and offline sources like various blogs, articles, videos, newspapers, books, etc. can be made use of. The below table lists some of the SPSC LDC best books available for exam preparation.

Sr. No.



Author/ Publisher


General English

Objective General English

Arihant Experts

General English for Competitive Exams

Disha Publications


General Awareness

General Knowledge 2023 


Advanced Objective General Knowledge

S Chand


Basic Computer Awareness

Computer Knowledge for Competitive Exams

Disha Publications

Computer Awareness

Arihant Publications

SPSC LDC Result 2022

Candidates who appeared for the examination may download their SPSC LDC results from the official website of the Sikkim Public Service Commission. Follow the steps given below to download the result.

Step 1: Visit the official website of the Sikkim Public Service Commission.

Step 2: Find “Results” in the “Contents” section.

Step 3: Find the link related to the SPSC LDC Result.

Step 4: Enter the required credentials.

Step 5: View and download the result.

Step 6: Lastly, print and keep 2-3 copies for future reference.

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