ESIC UDC Recruitment 2023: Notification, Vacancy, Salary

    ESIC UDC Stenographer Recruitment

    ESIC UDC Recruitment 2021: The full form of ESIC UDC is Employees State Insurance Corporation Upper Divisional Clerk. ESIC directly recruits candidates as UDC’s and Stenographers from time to time. The last ESIC notification was released in the year 2019. We are expecting the recruitment body to release the notification soon. In this article, we shall see all the important information related to the ESIC UDC exam such as salary, syllabus, eligibility, exam pattern, results, cut off, etc.

    ESIC UDC Recruitment Notification 2021

    The Employee State Insurance Corporation released its notification on 10th February 2021 notifying a total of 6552 posts of Upper Division Clerk and Stenographer.

    ESIC UDC Exam Overview

    ESIC UDC Exam 2021 Overview
    Name of the Examination ESIC UDC Exam 2021
    Conducting Body Employees State Insurance Corporation (ESIC)
    Posts Upper Division Clerk, Stenographer
    Vacancies 6552 (Tentative)
    Job Type Government Job
    Mode of Application Online
    Mode of Examination Online
    Application Start Date To Be Notified
    Last Date to Apply To Be Notified
    Official Website
    Exam date To be announced

    ESIC UDC Vacancy 2021

    A total of 6552 vacancies (tentative) are released for ESIC UDC Recruitment Notification 2021. Below are the post-wise vacancy details.

    Post Classification Number of Vacancies
    UDC (Upper Division Clerk) Group ‘C’, Non-Gazetted, Ministerial 6306
    Stenographer Group ‘C’, Non-Gazetted, Ministerial 246
    Total 6552

    ESIC UDC Recruitment 2021: Eligibility Criteria

    Education Qualification

    For Upper Division Clerk/ Clerk-Cashier

    • The candidate should hold a degree from a recognised University or equivalent.
    • He/she 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

    Skill Test:

    • Dictation : 10 minutes @ 80 words per minute.
    • Transcription: 50 minutes (English), 65 minutes (Hindi) (Only on computers).

    Age Limit

    The candidate should be under the age limit of 18 to 27 years to be eligible to apply for ESIC Recruitment 2021.

    ESIC UDC Apply Online 2021

    Direct Link to Apply Online for ESIC UDC 2021

    *Note: The link will be activated as soon as it is available.

    • Step 1: Click on the link provided above.
    • Step 2: Read the terms & conditions on the Application Page.
    • Step 3: Enter the required details such as Name, Educational Qualification, DOB, Gender, etc
    • Step 4: Upload the required documents according to the specifications provided.
    • Step 5: Now, Proceed to pay your Application Fees.
    • Step 6: Alternatively, you can visit the Official Website of ESIC.
    • Step 7: Click on New Registration.
    • Step 8: Follow Steps 3 to 5 carefully.

    ESIC UDC Application Fees 2021

    The ESIC Application Fee varies by the category of the candidate. Please check the below table for detailed information. The Application Fee should be paid ONLINE Only.

    Category ESIC Application Fees
    SC/ST, PwD, Female, Ex-Servicemen,
    Departmental Candidates
    Rs 250/-
    All Other categories Rs 500/-

    Note: The application fee paid by SC/ST/PwD/Departmental Candidates, Female Candidates & Ex-Servicemen shall be refunded duly, deducting bank charges, after they appear for the Phase-I examination.

    ESIC UDC Exam Pattern

    ESIC UDC Exam Pattern consists of 3 phases:

    1. Prelims Examination
    2. Main Examination
    3. Computer Skills Test

     ESIC UDC Prelims Exam Pattern

    The structure of Phase I (Prelims Online objective test) will be as follows –

    S. No. Name of the Test No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration Medium
    1. General Intelligence and Reasoning 25 50 Composite Time of 1 hour Bilingual
    2. General Awareness 25 50 Bilingual
    3. Quantitative Aptitude 25 50 Bilingual
    4. English Comprehension 25 50 Bilingual
    Total 100 200
    • Prelims Exam is qualifying in nature only.
    • There is a Negative marking of one-fourth mark for each wrong answer.
    • The candidates will be shortlisted for Phase-II in the ratio of 1:10 i.e. about 10 times the number of vacancies in each category on the basis of their performance in Phase – I.

    ESIC UDC Mains Exam Pattern

    The structure of Phase II (Main Examination) is as follows –

    S. No. Name of the Test No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration Medium
    1. General Intelligence and Reasoning 50 50 Composite Time of 2 hours Bilingual
    2. General Awareness 50 50 Bilingual
    3. Quantitative Aptitude 50 50 Bilingual
    4. English Comprehension 50 50 Bilingual
    Total 200 200
    • The marks obtained in the Main examination will be considered for final selection.
    • There is a Negative marking of one-fourth mark for each wrong answer.
    • The candidates will be shortlisted for Phase-III in the ratio of 1:5 i.e. about 5 times the number of vacancies in each category on the basis of their performance in Phase – II.

    Computer skill test

    ESIC UDC Computer skill test is qualifying in nature only. It comprises the following three parts: –

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

    ESIC UDC Salary

    As per the 7th Pay Commission, ESIC UDC falls under Level- 4 of the Pay Matrix (Civilian employees).

    ESIC UDC Salary Structure:

    • Basic Salary – Rs 25,500/-. 
    • Allowances
      • Dearness Allowance (DA) – 7% of Basic salary
      • Transport Allowance (TA) – Rs.3600 for ‘x’ category cities and Rs.1800 for remaining
      • House Rent Allowance (HRA) – 24%, 16% & 8% of Basic Salary for respectively for X, Y, and Z category cities.

    ESIC Upper Division Clerk Gross Salary is Rs. 37000/- ‘X’ category cities, Rs. 33000/- ‘Y’ category cities, Rs.31000/- ‘Z’ category cities.

    ESIC UDC Syllabus

    The ESIC Prelims & Mains exam will test the candidates on their Logical Reasoning, English Language, Quantitative Aptitude & General Awareness abilities. The below table provides the detailed Syllabus, of all the sections concerned, for both Prelims and Mains examinations.

    Logical Reasoning English Language Quantitative Aptitude General Awareness
    Verbal Reasoning Reading Comprehension Simplification History
    Syllogism Cloze Test Average Geography
    Circular Seating Arrangement Para jumbles Percentage, Probability General Science
    Puzzles Fill in the blanks Ratio and Percentage Current Affairs
    Double Line-up Paragraph Completion Data Interpretation Basic Economics
    Scheduling Multiple Meaning/Error Spotting Mensuration and Geometry Banking & Finance Basic
    Input-Output Idioms and Phrases Quadratic Equation Insurance Sector – Basics
    Blood Relations Sentence Improvement Mixture and Allegations Insurance Companies – Names, Headquarters, etc
    Directions and Distances Shuffling of Sentence parts Profit & Loss, Number Series, SI/CI Economic Survey
    Ordering and Ranking Spelling Error Time & Work, Speed, Distance & Time Economic Current Affairs
    Data Sufficiency Data Sufficiency Banking & Finance Terminology
    Coding and Decoding Linear Equation
    Coded Inequalities Permutation and Combination


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