ESIC Recruitment 2022

The Employees’ State Insurance Corporation released a notification of recruitment for UDC, MTS and Stenographer posts in 3882 vacancies. It will conduct the 2022 examination for 1769 posts are for UDC, 1948 for MTS and 165 for Stenographer.

This article contains everything about ESIC recruitment, including salary, eligibility, online application, exam pattern and other details.

Apart from the Employees’ State Insurance Corporation recruitment, various other government exams are conducted in the country. Candidates can read about the same at the linked article.

ESIC Recruitment 2021 notification Overview

The table below has a brief overview of the recruitment examination:

Exam Conducting Authority

Employees’ State Insurance Corporation (ESIC)

Post Names

Upper Division Clerk

Multi-Tasking Staff

Stenographer

Job Category

Government job

Vacancy

3882 (UDC- 1769 posts, MTS- 1948 posts, Stenographer- 165 posts)

Date of Online Registration

From 15th January to 15th February 2022

Examination Date

19th, 20th and 26th March 2022

Job Location

All over India

Salary Scale of ESIC Recruitment

The table below shows the pay grade and salary scale of different posts in this recruitment process:

Post

Pay Grade

Salary Scale

Upper Division Clerk and Stenographer

Pay grade- 4 according to the 7th Central Pay Commission

₹ 25,500 – 81,100

Multi-Tasking Staff

Pay grade- 1 according to the 7th Central Pay Commission

₹ 18,000 – 56,900

Additionally, the candidates will be eligible for Dearness Allowance, Transport Allowance, HRA and other allowances according to the rules.

Eligibility Criteria for ESIC Recruitment

The eligibility criteria for ESIC recruitment is classified into 3 sections- age, nationality and educational qualification.

Age Criteria

The following table shows the age criteria for UDC, Mts and steno:

Post

Age Limit

Upper Division Clerk and Stenographer

18 to 27 years old

Multi-Tasking Staff

18 to 25 years old

Candidates must note that there is an upper age relaxation for candidates belonging to certain categories. Aspirants can check the same in the official notification.

Nationality Criteria

Below are the nationality criteria for this recruitment:

  • Candidates must have Indian citizenship, or
  • Must be a citizen of Nepal or Bhutan, or
  • A candidate can be a Tibetan refugee who arrived in India before the 1st January 1962 to settle permanently, or
  • Immigrants of Indian origin Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Vietnam, East African countries such as Uganda, Kenya, Zambia, Ethiopia, Zaire, Malawi and the United Republic of Tanzania.

Academic Criteria

The following table shows the academic criteria for ESIC recruitment 2022:

Post

Educational Qualification

Upper Division Clerk

a. Candidates must hold a Graduation Degree from any recognised University or equivalent institution.

b. They also must know working with a computer, database and office suits.

Multi-Tasking Staff

Candidates must be 12th pass from an acknowledged board or equivalent institution.

Stenographer

Candidates must be a 10th or equivalent examination pass from any recognised Board.

Online Application Process for ESIC Recruitment

Candidates looking forward to applying for the Employees’ State Insurance Corporation (ESIC) recruitment can visit the official website (www.esic.nic.in) and fill in the application form. The registration process is complete, once the application fee has been successfully paid.

The following table shows online application fees for different categories:

Categories

Application Fees

SC, ST, PWD, Ex-servicemen, Female and Departmental Candidates

₹ 250 (refundable to candidates appearing for phase 1 examination)

Other categories

₹ 500

Examination Pattern of ESIC Recruitment

The exam patterns for 3 posts of ESIC Recruitment are discussed ahead.

Upper Division Clerk

Phase 1- Preliminary

The table below shows marks division for each subject:

Subjects

Number of Questions

Total Marks

English Comprehension

25

50

Reasoning and General Intelligence

25

50

Quantitative Aptitude

25

50

General Awareness

25

50

Total

100

200

Duration

1 hour

Phase 2- Main

Below is a table to depict the marks division among those subjects:

Subjects

Number of Questions

Total Marks

English Comprehension

50

50

Reasoning and General Intelligence

50

50

Quantitative Aptitude

50

50

General Awareness

50

50

Total

200

200

Duration

2 hour

Phase 3- Computer Skill Test

This phase of ESIC Recruitment for UDC post is qualifying in nature. The table below has the marks division among these topics:

Topics

Marks

Preparing 2 Powerpoint slides

10

Typing and formatting test on MS Word

20

Preparing tables on Excel using formulas

20

Total

50

Duration

30 minutes

Multi-Tasking Staff

The prelims and the mains syllabus for the Multi Tasking staff is the same as that for the Upper Division Clerk post. These are the only two stages in the recruitment process and there us no computer skill test.

Stenographer

Phase 1- Written Test

The following table shows number division among these subjects:

Subject

Total Questions

Duration

English Language and Comprehension

100

70 minutes

General Awareness

50

35 minutes

Reasoning Ability

50

25 minutes

Total

200

130 minutes

Phase 2- Skill Test

Candidates who qualify for the main examination have to pass computer skill tests as follows:

  • Dictation of 10 Minutes (80 words per minute),
  • Transcription of English for 50 minutes and Hindi for 65 minutes.

These are all essential details on this topic that aspiring candidates may find helpful. Therefore, those opting for ESIC Recruitment in 2022 can follow the information mentioned above for their preparation.

Candidates preparing for other government exams can get the Best Preparation Strategy for Competitive Exams at the linked article. For any further details, exam updates, study material or preparation tips, turn to BYJU’S for assistance.

Frequently Asked Questions on ESIC Recruitment

Is there any negative marking in the ESIC Recruitment exam for UDC?

Yes, there is a negative marking of ¼ for each wrong answer in the examination of UDC recruitment in ESIC.

Can a candidate apply for 2 posts in ESIC at the same time?

Indeed a candidate can apply for different posts at once by submitting separate application forms.

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