KPSC FDA SDA Exam Date 2021: Upcoming Exam Dates, Notification, Exam Pattern, Selection Process

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Jun 10, 2021

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The KPSC exam dates are going to be releasing the examination dates shortly for the KPSC FDA, SDA Recruitment 2021. The starting and ending dates of submitting the online application are expected to be released soon. 

The Karnataka Public Service Commission allows only online applications for the position of Assistant (First Division Assistant) and Junior Assistant (Second Division Assistant). 

The exam dates of KPSC FDA, SDA Recruitment are different for both of those posts. This text will throw light on the KPSC FDA SDA exam date for the year 2021. The post wise KPSC exam dates are mentioned below.

KPSC Exam Dates

The official notification regarding the KPSC FDA SDA Exam Date 2021. The exam dates as per the newest notice are going to be updated accordingly as per the given below.

Post No of Vacancies Last Date to Apply
Departmental Exam 2020 II Session Various Posts February 20, 2021
Group 'A' ACF Main Exam 24 Posts
December 23, 2020
Gazetted Probationers 2017-18 Various Posts December 10, 2020 
Assistant Conservator of Forest (ACF) 16 Posts November 20, 2021
Assistant Controller 54 Posts November 17, 2020
Group-C Non-Technical 523 Posts September 19, 2020
AYUSH Dept Jobs 275 Posts
September 14, 2020
PWD Asst Engineer 990 Posts
September 16, 2020
Group A & Group B 251 Posts August 10, 2020
Assistant Director 21 Posts August 10, 2020
SDA 1279 Posts June 01, 2020
Gazetted Probationary 106 Posts March 16, 2020
FDA / SDA 820 Posts February 29, 2020 
AE & JE 925 Posts February 25, 2020 
Professor & Assistant Professor 1552 Posts March 13, 2020 

KPSC FDA SDA Exam Pattern

The KPSC examination for FDA/SDA will contain three papers. The primary paper i.e. Compulsory Kannada Paper is going to be descriptive in nature. 

This paper will carry the very best number of marks i.e 150. The remaining papers namely General English/ General Kannada and public knowledge are going to be objective type and carry 100 marks. 

Candidates must note that they're going to need to choose an option between General English and General Kannada. The KPSC Exam Pattern shall remain an equivalent for both FDA and SDA.

Sr. No. Section Type Marks Duration
1. Compulsory/Mandatory Kannada Descriptive 150 90 minutes
2. General English/ General Kannada Objective type multiple choice questions 100 90 minutes
3. General Knowledge Objective type multiple choice questions 100 90 minutes

Selection Process of KPSC SDA

The candidates aspiring for the position of Second Division Assistant will undergo a two-staged process of selection. The candidates will need to appear for the written examination first. The applicants who will pass all the three papers will appear for document verification. The interview stage isn't yet finalized. Hence the choice process is often enlisted as follows.

  1. Written examination
  2. Document Verification/Interview

Selection Process of KPSC FDA

Most probably the choice process for the post of First Division Assistant will have two stages. The applicants got to appear for an equivalent examination as that as SDA. The successful applicant will later face the interview round. The written examination will contain three subjects. The conduction of the skill test isn't yet decided. Hence the FDA selection process is going to be as follows.

  1. Written examination
  2. Interview/Skill Test


Ques. What is the significance of KPSC FDA SDA exam dates?

Ans. The KPSC exam dates are going to be releasing the examination dates shortly for the KPSC FDA, SDA Recruitment 2021. The starting and shutting dates of submitting the web application are expected to be released soon.

Ques. Is there any negative marking for the KPSC FDA Exam?

Ans. Yes, for every wrong answer 1/4th marks will be deducted.

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.