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DSSSB LDC Eligibility 2021: Check age limit, nationality, educational qualifications

Safalta Expert Published by: Deepesh Mehra Updated Mon, 26 Jul 2021 11:47 PM IST


Check out DSSSB LDC Eligibility criteria here with Safalta. Get information on age limit, educational qualification and number of attempts.
Delhi Subordinate Services Selection Board had released notification for 278 posts of Lower Division Clerk. The exam date for LDC can be declared soon, as other exams under DSSSB are being held in July. Candidates who wish to apply for the post in the future must be aware of the DSSSB LDC  eligibility criteria. This article will cover the details of eligibility for the post. The eligibility criteria as per the official notification is depended on age limit, nationality, and educational qualification. Candidates who are below the age of 18 to 27 are eligible to apply for the post. An interested candidate must fulfill all the DSSSB LDC Eligibility criteria to appear for the exam.

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DSSSB LDC Eligibility

As per the official notification, the eligibility criteria for LDC can be discussed under the following heads.
  1. Nationality 
  2. Age limit 
  3. Educational Qualification 
The details are as follows:

DSSSB LDC-Nationality 

Must be a citizen of India.

DSSSB LDC-Age Limit 

The official notification prescribes an age limit of 18 to 27 for general candidates. The age limit has various relaxations as per the rules. The relaxations as contained in the official notification are as follows:
Serial Number Categories Age Limit
1. SC/ST 5 years
2. OBC 3 years
3. PH 10 years
4. PH+SC/ST 15 years
5. PH+OBC 13 years
6. Ex. Servicemen Period of Military Service+3 years
7. Disabled Defence Servicemen 45 years, 50 years for SC/ST, 48 years for OBC
8. Widows/Divorced Women/Women judicially separated 35 years, 40 years (SC/ST), 38 years (OBC)

DSSSB LDC-Educational Qualification 

As per the official notification, a candidate must have passed class 12 th, from a recognized board. Should have a valid certification of the same.

DSSSB LDC Eligibility 2021- Number of attempts

There is no bar on the number of attempts, a candidate in a suitable age bracket may apply, any number of times. The thing to keep in mind is the age factor – the candidate must be eligible as per DSSSB LDC  Eligibility 2021- Age Limit.

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DSSSB Vacancy Details

The vacancy details as per the board for 2021 are as follows :
Name of the Post  Number of Vacancies 
TGT  6258 
Assistant Teacher Primary  554
Assistant Teacher Nursery  74  
LDC 278 
Counselor 50 
Head Clerk  12 
Patwari 10 

DSSSB Important Dates

Notification Date May 12th, 2021
Application Starts  May 25th , 2021
Last Date of Submission Jun 24th, 2021
LDC Exam  Yet to be announced

DSSSB LDC  Eligibility 2021-Important Points To Note :

  • Check eligibility criteria before applying.
  • Keep relevant documents ready.
  • Application for relaxation of age limit, under multiple categories, is not allowed.
  • DSSSB verifies documents before appointment to the post. So after selection process candidates will be asked to produce a physical copy of the original documents for verification.
Candidates who meet all the criteria as per DSSSB LDC Eligibility 2021, can give the final edge to their preparation here with Safalta. Stay tuned for other updates.

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DSSSB Paper 1 Target Batch  DSSSB Recruitment 
DSSSB Teacher Eligibility  DSSSB Teacher Salary 

DSSSB LDC Eligibilty - FAQ

Q1 What is the age limit for DSSSB LDC exam?

A1. The age limit for DSSSB LDC exam is 18 to 27 years.

Q2. What is the educational qualification for DSSSB LDC exam?

Q2. The educational qualification for DSSSB LDC exam intermediate pass.

Q3 Is there any bar on the number of attempts in DSSSB LDC exam?

A3. There is no limit on the number of attempts in DSSSB LDC exam.

Q4. What is the number of vacancies as per notification for DSSSB LDC exam?

A4. There are 278 vacancies as per official notification for DSSSB LDC exam.

Q5 What are the exam dates for DSSSB LDC exam?

A5. The exam dates for DSSSB LDC exam are yet to be released.

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