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JKSSB has released the final JKSSB Junior Assistant Syllabus. As the JKSSB Junior Assistant Recruitment notification for 927 posts in various departments like Jal shakti, Horticulture, Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs, Hospitality & Protocol Department, etc. The board has also issued a notification (Advt. No. 02/2021) for the Junior Assistant 2021 Recruitment 26th March 2021. The filing of the application started on 12th April 2021. The recruitment is being held for 340 vacancies for the post of JKSSB Junior Assistant. It is to fill the vacancies under different departments of the Jammu & Kashmir Service Selection Board. The Jr. Assistant come under the Level 4 pay scale between Rs.25,500/- to Rs.81,100/-. Continue reading further to get the details of the JKSSB Junior Assistant Syllabus & Pattern.

JKSSB Junior Assistant Examination: Overview

Examination Conducting AuthorityJammu & Kashmir Services Selection Board
Notification Date26th March 2021
Advertisement No. 02/2021
Name of the PostJunior Assistant
Selection ProcessWritten examination, or computer-based test, Skill test
Exam ModeOffline/ online 
Exam Centre LocationAcross the union territory of Jammu and Kashmir

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JKSSB had earlier announced 927 vacancies in different posts and departments.

JKSSB Junior Assistant Recruitment 2021 | Important Dates

Date of Commencement for submission of online applications24-02-2021
Last Date for submission of online applications29-03-2021
Admit Card ReleaseTo be Announced
Exam DateTo be Announced

JKSSB Junior Assistant Exam Pattern

The 1st stage of the recruitment process for the post of JKSSB Jr. Assistant is the written exam. This examination may also be taken as a computer-based test. The decision about this has not been taken yet. The Board will inform about its decision through a notification. The important details of the examination pattern for this stage are: –

  1. The written examination is a multiple-choice question test.
  2. The written examination has 80 questions.
  3. Each question carries 1 mark. The total marks of the examination are 80.
  4. A negative marking of .25 marks is done for every wrong answer.
  5. The time duration of the examination is 80 mins.
  6. There are four units in the written examination:
  • General English
  • General Awareness regarding the Union Territory of Jammu & Kashmir.
  • Reasoning and Numerical Ability
  • The basic concept of computer
Section / UnitMarks
General English20
General Awareness with special reference to JK UT20
Numerical and Reasoning Ability20
Basic Concepts of Computers20

The candidates are also intimated that there shall be negative marking for wrong answers (-0.25 for each wrong answer) attempted in the said examination.

Selection Criteria

  • Skill Test = 20 points
  • Written Examination/CBT=80 points

Note – The marks obtained in the Type Test shall be proportionately allotted against 20 points earmarked for the Type Test.

JKSSB Junior Assistant Syllabus (Jal Shakti, Horticulture, etc.) | Download PDF

Candidates can use the link below to download the JKSSB Junior Assistant Syllabus. The syllabus for JKSSB Junior Assistant, as mentioned in the Annexure B of the PDF is given below for ease of candidates.

JKSSB Junior Assistant Syllabus

General EnglishComprehension
Editing / Proofreading
Rearranging jumbled sentences.
Paragraph writing with fill in the blanks
Homonyms/Homophones etc.
Synonyms & antonyms
Idioms & phrases.
Use of Prepositions
Active & Passive Voice
General Awareness about J&K Union TerritoryCurrent Affairs of National & International importance
Political and Physical division of India.
Indian Culture, Heritage & Freedom Movement/ Struggle.
Demography- Census, its functions & features. Important Rivers & Lakes in India.
Weather, Climate, Crops, and Means of Transport of India.
Jammu & Kashmir UT
Geography- (Weather, Climate, Crops, Rivers, Lakes, Flora & fauna)Heritage and Culture
Important Tourist Destinations
Numerical & Reasoning AbilityBasic Arithmetic
Number System
Profit & Loss
Ratio & Proportion
Time & Work
Letter series
Number series
Coding decoding
Direction sense
Blood relations
Mathematical reasoning
Distance, Speed & Time
Statements & conclusions
Basic Concept of ComputerFundamentals of computer sciences
Hardware & Software
Input and output devices
Operating system
M.S. Word, M.S. Excel, M.S. Access & PowerPoint Presentation
Internet & e-mail


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JKSSB Junior  Assistant Exam Pattern for the Skill Test

The second stage of the JKSSB Junior Assistant Recruitment Process is the Skill Test. The details are mentioned below:

  1. This stage has a total of 20 marks. 
  2. The marks will be allotted against 20 points in the typing test. A typing speed of 35 words per minute is essential for the skill test.


Now that you have the JKSSB Junior Assistant Exam Pattern details, you must start preparing earnestly to crack the examination. Chalk out a timetable and start preparing for the examination. Study for 6-8 hours a day with timely breaks in between. Get hold of the solved question papers of the previous year’s examinations and go through them. Continue typing practice every day to maintain and increase your typing speed and accuracy for the skill test. Read newspapers and other informative literature to keep abreast with national and international affairs. Do not waste time and work diligently. You will certainly succeed. 

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