ESIC UDC Recruitment 2021 Notification: Exam Dates, Eligibility, Selection Criteria,Apply online, Exam pattern, job profile and Other Details


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ESIC UDC Notification 2021: 6552 Vacancies Announced for UDC and Stenographer Posts

As per the brief notification released by Gazette of India, ESIC (Employees’ State Insurance Corporation) is going to recruit candidates for UDC (Upper Division Clerk) and Stenographer for around 6552 Group ‘C’, Non-Gazetted, Ministerial vacancies.

ESIC UDC Exam 2021 Overview

The exam schedule related to the ESIC UDC Exam 2020 is mentioned below:

Exam Name ESIC UDC Exam 2021
Exam Conducting Body Employees’ State Insurance Corporation (ESIC)
Job Category Government Job
Application Mode Online
Examination Mode Online
Online Application Start Date To Be Notified Soon
Last Date to Apply Online To Be Notified Soon
ESIC Vacancy 6552
Official Website
ESIC Exam date To be announced soon

ESIC UDC Exam 2021: Exam Pattern

The ESIC Exam pattern comprises of 3 stages-
Prelims Exam,
Mains Exam and
Computer Skill Test.
Candidates need to qualify all stages to qualify for the above posts of ESIC UDC.


ESIC UDC Prelims Exam Pattern

The ESIC UDC Prelims Exam comprises of an objective test based on General Intelligence and Reasoning, General Awareness, Quantitative Aptitude and English Comprehension. The Prelims Exam Pattern is tabulated below:

S. No. Name of Test (Objective) No. of Questions Max. Marks Duration Medium
1 General Intelligence and Reasoning 25 50 1 hour Bilingual
2 General Awareness 25 50 Bilingual
3 Quantitative Aptitude 25 50 Bilingual
4 English Comprehension 25 50 English
Total 100 200


ESIC UDC Mains Exam Pattern

Marks obtained in Stage–2 will be considered for final selection. There will be a negative marking of 0.25 marks for every wrong answer marked.

S. No. Name of Test (Objective) No. of Questions Max. Marks Duration Medium
1 General Intelligence and Reasoning 50 50 2 hours Bilingual
2 General Awareness 50 50 Bilingual
3 Quantitative Aptitude 50 50 Bilingual
4 English Comprehension 50 50 English
Total 200 200


Computer Skill Test

The skill test will be of duration of 30 mins & the candidates shall be tested for their Computer Skills including slides-preparation, Typing and Knowledge of Excel/Ms-Word.

S.No. Description of Test Marks Total Marks Duration
1 Preparation of 02 PowerPoints Slides 10 50 marks 30 mins
2 Typing matter on MS Word with formatting 20
3 Preparation of Table on MS Excel with use of formulae 20

ESIC UDC Exam 2021: Exam Dates

The Exam Date will be released soon along with the detailed official notification for the recruitment of Upper Division Clerk or Clerk-Cashier & Stenographer posts. Candidates are requested to keep visiting this page for more information on Exam dates as soon as the same gets notified by ESIC.

How To Apply

ESIC UDC Recruitment 2021: Apply Online

1. Open the official website of Employees’ State Insurance Corporation

2. Locate the "ESIC Careers" tab on the home page once the link gets activated.

3. After clicking the "Careers" Tab, you will see the detailed notifications for the posts released by ESIC.

4. Select the notification for ESIC UDC post and click on the link provided.

5. Once the link gets opened, you will be redirected to the registration page, now you have to fill in the required details there such as Name, Contact details, etc.

6. An OTP will be sent to your registered mobile no. which you have to use on the ESIC portal to validate & complete your registration.

7. Now, fill in the required details in the Application form and upload the required documents as well before final submit.

8. Pay the required application fees for completing the process.

9. After completing the application process, download the application form and take a printout of the application form for further use.

ESIC UDC Exam 2021: Vacancies

ESIC UDC Recruitment 2021: Vacancy Details

As per the latest notification, around 6552 vacancies will be filled for the post of Upper Division Clerk and Stenographer by Employees’ State Insurance Corporation (ESIC). The detailed notification for the same is expected to be released soon. The online applications for the aforesaid posts will start in due course of time. You are advised to stay tuned with us for the latest updates.

ESIC UDC Recruitment 2021: Salary & Job Profile

As per the latest 7th pay commission concerning ESIC Assistant salary, candidates shall receive an entry level pay of Rs 25,500 along with certain perks and benefits like Dearness Allowances (DA), Housing Renting Allowance (HRA), Transport Allowance, and other Allowances.

The pay scale of ESIC UDC salary will be Level- 4 of Pay Matrix & the Grade Pay as per 7th Central Pay Commission shall be Rs. 2,800.

Posts Salary
Upper Division Clerk/Upper Division Clerk Cashier Level-4 (Rs. 25,500-81,100)
Stenographer Level-4 (Rs. 25,500-81,100).

ESIC UDC Postings:

The candidates selected for the post of ESIC UDC could be posted anywhere throughout the country in Regional office/ Headquarters/ Sub-Region Office Branch Office (Cashier/Non-cashier).

ESIC UDC Job Profile:

Selected candidates need to perform certain tasks as per their respective postings such as:

  • Accounts Related Work
  • Online Processing of Data
  • Drafting Letters
  • Maintaining Registers
  • Drafting Letters
  • Maintaining Files
  • Bank-Related Works
  • Issuing Cheques
  • Maintaining Cash Book
  • Preparing Monthly, Quarterly, and Yearly reports
  • Preparing Online Payment Dockets
  • Uploading of Various Certificates

ESIC UDC Recruitment 2021: Eligibility Criteria


The candidate must be either:
A Citizen of India,
A Subject of Nepal,
A Subject of Bhutan,
A Tibetan Refugee,
or A person of Indian origin who had migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African Countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania (Formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar), Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia, and Vietnam with the intention of settling in India permanently.

Age Limit

The candidate must be under the age limit of 18 to 27 years in order to be eligible for applying for ESIC Recruitment 2021.

Minimum Age Limit Maximum Age Limit
18 Years 27 Years

Requirement of age for various posts is as mentioned below:

S.No Age Limit Remarks
1 For the posts for which age limit is 18-27 years Candidate must have been born not earlier than 02-01-1993 and not later than 01-01-2002.
2 For the posts for which age limit is 20-27 years Candidate must have been born not earlier than 02-01-1993 and not later than 01-01-2000.
3 For the posts for which age limit is 20-30 years Candidate must have been born not earlier than 02-01-1990 and not later than 01-01-2000.
4 For the posts for which age limit is up to 30 years Candidate must have been born not earlier than 02-01-1990 and not later than 01-01-2002
5 For the post for which age limit is up to 32 years Candidate must have been born not earlier than 02-01-1988 and not later than 01-01-2002.

ESIC UDC Exam 2021: Educational Qualifications

For the post of Upper Division Clerk, the candidate should hold a degree from a recognised University or its equivalent. Candidate should have a working knowledge of computer including the use of Office suites and databases.

For Stenographer Posts, the candidates should be 12th class pass or equivalent from a recognized Board or University.

ESIC UDC Exam 2021: Syllabus

The ESIC Syllabus for Pre as well Mains Exam of ESIC UDC is mentioned below:

ESIC General Intelligence and Reasoning Syllabus

  • Direction based problems
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Blood Relations (Coded as well as Direct)
  • Alphanumeric Series
  • Verbal Reasoning
  • Puzzles
  • Coding-Decoding (New as well as Old Pattern)
  • Inequality (Both Direct and Coded)
  • Syllogism (New as well as Old Pattern)
  • Order and Ranking
  • Seating Arrangement (Circular, Square and Linear)
  • Input-Output

ESIC English Language and Comprehension Syllabus

  • Reading Comprehension
  • Spotting Errors
  • New pattern questions
  • Para/ Sentence Completion
  • Sentence Improvement
  • Cloze Test
  • Para Jumbles
  • Fill in the Blanks / Double Fillers
  • Connectors

ESIC Quantitative Aptitude Syllabus

  • Number Series
  • Simplification / Approximation
  • Quadratic Equations
  • Time & Work
  • Data Interpretation
  • Probability
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Mixture and Alligations
  • Pipes and Cisterns
  • Problem on Ages
  • Profit, Loss, and Discount
  • Averages
  • Simple and Compound Interest
  • Time, Speed and Distance
  • Boats & Streams
  • Ratio and Proportion

ESIC General Awareness Syllabus

  • Current Affairs & Insurance/ Banking Awareness topics
  • Books & authors, Important Places, Awards, Headquarters, Currencies, Prime Ministers Schemes, Important Days, etc.
  • GK updates of last 3 - 4 months
  • Countries, their capitals, and currencies

ESIC UDC Recruitment 2021: Previous Year Cut Offs

Category wise ESIC UDC Cut Off for the year 2019 has been tabulated below:

Category Cut off Marks (out of total 200 marks)
SC (35%) 70
ST (35%) 70
OBC (40%) 80
UR/EWS (45%) 90
PWD (30%) 60
Ex-Servicemen (35%) 70