West Bengal Staff Selection Commission Recruitment

WBSSC 2023: Vacancies, Application Form, Exam Date, Syllabus, Result

Updated On - February 27 2023 by Abhinandan Singh

WBSSC 2023 recruitment exam for Group B and C level posts will be conducted by the West Bengal Staff Selection Commission. Therefore, the interested candidates can apply for the vacancies under West Bengal Staff Selection Commission recruitment 2023. The application form of WBSSC will be available on the official website, wbssc.gov.in. Applicants can check the WBSSC Recruitment 2023 latest notification for various posts under the state government offices of West Bengal. Get more updates about the WBSSC application form, vacancies, number of posts, exam pattern, syllabus, admit card, merit list, result, etc from this article.

Latest Updates

  • WBSSC 2023 exam is scheduled to be held on April 30, 2023.

WBSSC 2023 Highlights

  • The West Bengal Staff Selection Commission (WBSSC) conducts various recruitment exams for Group B and C posts in different departments of the state government.
  • The important exams conducted by WBSSC are Group C Clerk and Group D exam.
  • The application form for the Group C Clerk exam has been released on February 1, 2023, and the last date to apply is February 28, 2023. The exam is scheduled to be held on April 30, 2023.
  • The application form for the Group D exam will be released in the month of March 2023, and the exam is tentatively scheduled to be held in May 2023.
  • The eligibility criteria for both exams are different, and candidates must check the official notification before applying.
  • The selection process for both exams includes a written test followed by a document verification round for the qualified candidates.
A detailed overview of the West Bengal Staff Selection Commission exam are given below:
Name of the Examination
West Bengal SSC 2023
Conducting Authority 
West Bengal Staff Selection Commission, Government of West Bengal
Purpose of the Exam
Recruitment for Group B, C, and D level posts in the government offices and its Subordinates in West Bengal
Mode of Application
Application Fee
INR 250/-
Mode of Payment
Mode of Exam
Online or Offline
Selection Process
Phase I: Prelims
Phase II: Mains
Phase III: Interview
Official website

WBSSC Exam Status 2023

Candidates can check the latest updates about the vacancies and advertisements under the WBSSC 2023 recruitment from the table given below:
Important Events
WBSSC 2023 Result for the Post Category No. ER12019 of ADVT. NO. Phase-VII/2019/Selection Posts.

Official Notification to be announced soon

WBSSC 2023 Important Dates

The official authority of the West Bengal Staff Selection Commission will release the important dates of various events of WBSSC 2023 recruitment. Candidates can check the WBSSC Exam date and other details from the table given below:
Important Dates (Tentative)
Starting of the WBSSC Application Date

To be notified soon

Last Date of the Application Form

To be notified soon

West Bengal Staff Selection Commission Application Form 2023

The application form for various posts of the WBSSC recruitment will be released in online mode. So, the interested candidates can apply by visiting the official website. However, they can also apply for the WBSSC application form 2023 from the direct link given in this article. Before applying for any post, the candidates must check the minimum eligibility criteria required for each post. The candidates must ensure that all the details in the form are filled in the prescribed format. There should be no error while entering the personal details, information about the education qualification, and contact details. Once the WBSSC online form is completed, the candidates must preview and then submit it along with the application fees. 

How to Fill the WBSSC 2023 Application Form?

The process to fill the WBSSC form are explained in the steps given below:
  • As soon as the vacancies under WBSSC  are released, candidates must visit the official website to check all the details.
  • Now you must click on the “New User Registration” button to begin the application process.
  • On this page, enter your personal and contact details like mobile number and email id.
  • Next, the applicants will have to Login using the User ID and Password. Once you log in, the application form portal will open.
  • Now click on the link to fill the new application form and enter all the details.
  • Further, the candidates must upload the scanned copies of the documents and certificates, as well as the photograph and signature in the prescribed format.
  • Preview the application form before the final submission process.
  • Next, click on the Pay application form button and make the payment of the fee through online mode.
  • Candidates can take the printout of the application form for future references.

Application Fees of WBSSC 

The candidates will have to pay an application fee to complete the submission process. The application fees of WBSSC are non-refundable. The category-wise application fees for WBSSC form are given below:
Application Fee
UR & OBC A/B category
Rs. 250/- (with Rs. 10/- as conveyance charge)
SC/ST and PH category
Exempted from fee submission

WBSSC 2023 Eligibility Criteria

The applicants must read the eligibility criteria for any post for which they are applying. The eligibility criteria of WBSSC 2023 include age limit, domicile, education qualification, etc. The following requirements are mandatory for all the candidates who are applying for WBSSC recruitment:
  • A candidate should have completed class 12th or its equivalent from any recognized board.
  • A candidate must fulfill the minimum and maximum age limits to apply for the exam. The age limit for various categories are given below:
WBSSC Age Limit
Minimum Age limit
18 years
Maximum Age limit
27 years
Exceptional Maximum Age limit for certain posts
30 years

WBSSC 2023 Exam Pattern

The candidates must check the exam pattern of various posts advertised under the West Bengal Staff Selection Commission. The WBSSC recruitment exam takes place under the format decided by the selection committee. So, the candidates must go through the exam format and marking scheme before the preparation. The exam scheme for various posts under WBSSC is given below:
For the Post of Clerk
For Group D level Post
Mode of Exam will be Offline
Mode of exam will be Offline
The total duration of the examination is 60 minutes.
The total duration of the examination is 60 minutes.
The examination is 45 marks.
The examination is 60 marks.
There is no negative marking for the wrong answers.
There is no negative marking for the wrong answers.
The medium of the examination is in both Hindi and English.
The medium of the examination is in both Hindi and English.
There are four sections in the examination. They include General Knowledge, Current Affairs, Arithmetic, and General English.
There are four sections in the examination. They include General Knowledge, Current Affairs, Arithmetic, and General English.

WBSSC 2023 Syllabus

The candidates must check the syllabus of the WBSSC 2023 written exam. The exam is based mostly on questions from Arithmetic, Logical reasoning, General Science, current affairs, etc. They must prepare according to the syllabus and previous year’s question papers. A detailed syllabus and important topics for the WBSSC exam are given below:
Important Topics
Divisibility, Fractions, Decimals, Recurring Decimals, Simplification, HCF, LCM, Partnership, Average, Ratio and Proportion, Percentage, Simple Interest, Profit and Loss, Time and Distance, Area of Rectangle and Squares
Classification, Analogy, Coding and Decoding, Matrix, Word Formation, Venn Diagrams, Direction and Distance, Blood Relations, Series, Verbal Reasoning, Non-Verbal Reasoning
General Awareness
Static General Knowledge of Indian, History, and Culture,, Geography,, Polity,, Economics,, Neighbouring Countries, Science, Books and Authors, Important Schemes, Sports, Current Affairs, People in the News, Portfolios
Reading Comprehension, Fill in the Blanks, Phrases and Idioms, Spellings, Sentence Correction, One Word Substitution, Error Spotting

WBSSC Admit Card 2023

The official authority of the West Bengal Staff Selection Commission will issue the WBSSC admit card to all the candidates who have filled the application form successfully. The important points regarding the hall ticket are given below:
  • The admit card of WBSSC will be available online on the official website
  • It will be in PDF format which could easily be downloaded by the candidates.
  • The hall ticket of the WBSSC recruitment exam contains details like name of the exam, post applied for, exam date, day, test centre, duration of the exam, things allowed and not allowed in the exam hall, other important instructions for the candidates.
  • After downloading the hall ticket, check the details printed on it. If there is any discrepancy/ error in the details, candidates must immediately report to the concerned authority.
  • It is mandatory to carry the West Bengal Civil Services exam admit card on the day of the exam.
  • Keep a copy of the hall ticket for any future references.

WBSSC Answer Key 2023

Once the examination gets over, the official authority will issue the provisional answer key for each paper. Check the importance of WBSSC 2023 answer key given below:
  • The candidates can download the WBSSC 2023 answer key from the official website. 
  • The answer key of the West Bengal SSC exam will be available in PDF format. 
  • Students can match their responses and calculate the tentative score in the exam.
  • Also, the authorities will allow the candidates to raise objections/ challenge any answer in which they find discrepancies. However, challenges will be accepted only during the time given by the authority. 
  • No challenge will be entertained once the final answer key is published. 
  • The result of WBPSC will be on the basis of the final answer key.

West Bengal SSC Result 2023

After the completion of the WBSSC written exam, the authorities will declare the final result of WBSSC 2023. The details about the WBSSC Result are given below:
  • The result of the West Bengal Staff Selection Commission will be announced after the final answer key is released. 
  • The Result of WBSSC will be available online on the official website. 
  • Candidates who have given the exam can check their score in each paper by visiting the result portal. 
  • They can access their result by entering the registration number and login id. 
  • Those candidates who get selected in the exam are eligible to sit for further screening tests if there are any. Final Counselling will be done after the announcement of the result.

Various Posts Under WBSSC

There are various posts under the WBSSC 2023 recruitment exam. The candidates must choose for the most eligible job post. The list posts for which WBSSC job vacancies are released  have been listed below:
Assistant Audit Officer
Tax Assistant
Assistant Accounts Officer
Upper Division Clerks
Assistant Section Officer
Assistant Enforcement Officer
Inspector of Income Tax
Sub Inspector
Inspector of Central Excise
Junior Secretariat Assistant
Inspector Preventive Officer
Junior Engineer
Inspector Examiner
Stenographer Grade C
Stenographer Grade D
Lower Division Clerk
Assistant Sub Inspector
Junior Statistical Officer
Statistical Investigator Grade II


West Bengal Staff Selection Commission, also known as WBSSC, is the government body that organizes various government recruitment exams in the state. The commission is headed by the core committee members who decide the selection criteria and the examination process. WBSSC is significant as it conducts the job recruitment process in a conducive manner.

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WBSSC Important Dates

Form Date10 Dec - 15 Jan 2022 (Tentative)

West Bengal Staff Selection Commission Recruitment Exam Pattern

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Form Start Date:

10 Dec 2021

Form End Date:

15 Jan 2022

The last date to submit the form was on 15 Jan 2022
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