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ESIC Syllabus 2021 – Detailed ESIC UDC & Steno Syllabus and Exam Pattern:


ESIC Syllabus 2019: Application for ESIC 2019 has begun and the last date to apply for the exam is April 15, 2019. The exam dates for the same has not yet been announced. Nevertheless, you can start your preparation right after applying for the exam. Early preparation will anyway help you in scoring well. Now, you cannot just begin with the preparation in the air. You need to know ESIC important topics to get away with the preparation successfully. To aid you in your endeavour, Embibe brings you the complete coverage of ESIC syllabus for UDC & Steno below.

ESIC Syllabus 2019

Before we get you the detailed ESIC syllabus, let us provide you with an overview of the exam:

Mode of ExamOnline
Number of Stages 2 stages for Stenographer, 3 stages for UDC
Number of SectionsThree sections for Stenographer, four sections for UDC
Question Paper TypeMultiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
Negative Marking1/4th marks will be deducted for every wrong answer
Number of QuestionsVaries from post to post and stage to stage

Now, to start off with your preparation for ESIC 2019, you should have proper ESIC syllabus for UDC & Steno. ESIC important topics for all the sections are as follows:

ESIC Syllabus For English Language

  1. Spot the Error
  2. Fill in the Blanks
  3. Synonyms
  4. Antonyms
  5. Spelling/Detecting mis-spelt words
  6. Idioms & Phrases
  7. One Word Substitution
  8. Improvement of Sentences
  9. Reading Comprehension
  10. Para Jumbles
  11. Double Fillers Para
  12. Cloze Test

ESIC Syllabus For Quantitative Aptitude

  1. Partnership
  2. Simple Interest
  3. Discount
  4. Average
  5. Time & Work
  6. Discount
  7. Permutation and Combination
  8. Linear Equation
  9. Ratio & Proportion
  10. Number Systems
  11. Decimal and Fractions
  12. Percentages
  13. Fundamental Arithmetical Operations
  14. Mensuration
  15. Time & Distance
  16. Use of Tables & Graphs
  17. Partnership
  18. Profit & Loss
  19. Data Interpretation
  20. Number Series Simplification
  21. Problems on Ages, Profit, Loss, and Discount
  22. Mixture and Allegations
  23. Pipes and Cisterns
  24. Square Roots
  25. Probability

ESIC Syllabus For Reasoning Ability

  1. Syllogism
  2. Puzzles
  3. Linear Seating Arrangement
  4. Circular Seating Arrangement
  5. Input and Output
  6. Blood Relations
  7. Coding and Decoding
  8. Inequality
  9. Order and Ranking
  10. Direction
  11. Alphanumeric Series
  12. Data Sufficiency
  13. Verbal Reasoning
  14. Semantic Classification
  15. Venn Diagrams
  16. Semantic Analogy
  17. Figural Analogy
  18. Semantic Analogy
  19. Space Orientation
  20. Punched hole/pattern-folding & unfolding
  21. Number Series
  22. Number Classification
  23. Number Analogy
  24. Embedded Figures
  25. Figural Series
  26. Arithmetical Reasoning
  27. Drawing Inferences
  28. Double Line-up
  29. Scheduling

ESIC Syllabus For General Awareness

  1. Important Days
  2. Inventions & Discoveries
  3. Knowledge of Current Events
  4. Abbreviations
  5. Sports
  6. Countries & Capitals
  7. History
  8. Books and Authors
  9. Current Affairs
  10. Indian Constitution
  11. Awards and Honours
  12. Economic
  13. Culture
  14. Scientific Research
  15. Banking Terms
  16. General Science
  17. Budget

ESIC Syllabus 2019 | ESIC Exam Pattern

To shape up your preparation, ESIC syllabus is not enough to fuel it. You also need to have a proper ESIC exam pattern for UDC & Steno to help you. The availability of exam pattern will help you understand the marking scheme of each section. Once you are aware of the marking scheme, you can prepare accordingly. Preparing according to the distribution of marks help you focus on the appropriate topics. Know the detailed ESIC marking scheme below:

ESIC Syllabus | ESIC Exam Pattern for Steno (Phase 1)


No. of Questions/Maximum Marks

Time Duration
English Language & Comprehension100/10070 minutes
Reasoning Ability50/5035 minutes
General Awareness50/5025 minutes
Total200/200130 minutes

ESIC Syllabus | ESIC Exam Pattern for Steno (Phase II)

Computer Skill Test

Description of Test


Time Duration

Preparation of 02 Power Points Slides10Composite time duration of 30 minutes
Typing Matter on MS Word with Formatting20
Preparation of Table on MS Excel with the Use of Formulae20

ESIC Syllabus | ESIC Exam Pattern for UDC (Phase I)


No. of Questions/Maximum Marks

Time Duration

General Intelligence and Reasoning25/50Composite time of 1 hour
General Awareness25/50
Quantitative Aptitude25/50
English Comprehension25/50

ESIC Syllabus | ESIC Exam Pattern for UDC (Phase II)


No. of Questions/Maximum Marks

Time Duration

General Intelligence and Reasoning50/50A composite time of 2 hours
General Awareness50/50
Quantitative Aptitude50/50
English Comprehension50/50

ESIC Syllabus | ESIC Exam Pattern for UDC (Phase III)

Description of Test


Time Duration

Preparation of 02 Power Points Slides10A composite time of 30 minutes
Typing Matter on MS Word with Formatting20
Preparation of Table on MS Excel with use of Formulae20

Related Topic, ESIC SSO Preliminary , ESIC UDC Preliminary

Now that you have a detailed info on ESIC Syllabus, Embibe hopes you sail through your preparation victoriously. ESIC important topics for preparation are not much complex. You can refer to the topics and divide your ESIC study-plan accordingly. Also, referring to the exam pattern will also help you fetch a good score. Divide your study-timings based on the importance of topics and you are ready to go. Simultaneously, you can also practice previous year papers and take mock tests to boost your readiness for the exam. Owing to the same sections as that of banking exam, you can take free Bank Mock Test on Embibe.

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