Monday, August 13, 2018

How to Prepare for Secretariat Assistant Exam

How to Prepare for Secretariat Exam

Kerla PSC is going to conduct the exam for the post of Secretariat Assistant on 13th October 2018. Only two months ahead for the exam date!!! In fact, two months is enough to do a last round revision. If you have a clear plan, you can cover all the ten sections (look at the syllabus)

The first thing you have to do is 

Understand The Syllabus Thoroughly

Download Secretariat Assistant Syllabus

Materials Required:

  • Rank File 
  • Previous Question Papers
  • Current Affairs Magazines
You can buy any Rank File published by PSC coaching institutions for Secretariat Assistant Exam.
You should collect the previous question papers of degree level exams such as Secretariat Assistant, Company/Board/Corporation Assistant,  University Assistant and so on. 

Click here to download Secretariat Assistant Previous Question Papers

Click here to download Company/Board/Corporation Assistant Previous Question Papers

Click here to download Company/Corporation/ Assistant 2018 Solved Question Paper

Click here to download University Assistant Previous Question Papers

Make A Time Table

Make the time table as per the time you have. Divide the syllabus in accordance with the total available days. You should find time to read the topics, revision and practicing question papers. Give equal importance to all subjects. Find more time to study the portions that are difficult for you. Dont lose any mark from the portions that are easy for you.

How To Read Rank File?

Imagine you are going to study the districts of Kerala at first. First day you read Thiruvananthapuram. Second day you take a piece of paper and hide the answers and try to recollect it. You write in a notebook the things you cannot recollect. And read Kollam. On third day you try to recollects the facts in your notebook and facts about Kollam from the rank file and jot down the forgotten things. On seventh day you should revise the portions by  hiding the answers and trying to recollect it.
Like this cover all the portions. 
Revise again and again in particular intervals. 
  • Memorise long topics as stories or songs.
  • Make your own codes.

Make Use Of Our Free Videos In Our Youtube Channel

To help all Kerala PSC aspirants, Yeslearners has a Youtube Channel where you can watch the online coaching videos of Secretariat Assistant Exam. 
We regularly upload new videos for Secretariat Assistant Exam. So do not miss our video lessons because it will make your learning faster.

University Assistant Previous Question Papers

University Assistant Previous Question Papers

Kerala PSC will soon release notification for the recruitment of University Assistant.

University Assistant exam recruits Assistants to various universities in Kerala. The job profile will be similar to UD clerk and the work will be clerical.

Last time University Assistant exam was conducted in May 2016. The rank list was also published in 2016 and several candidates were selected for the post.

University Assistant exam mainly recruits Assistants to major universities including Kerala University, MG University and Calicut Universit y.

Download  University Assistant 2016 Question Paper

Sunday, August 12, 2018

University Assistant 2018- Syllabus, Qualification & Salary

University Assistant - Syllabus & Salary

University Assistant exam is going to be conducted by Kerala PSC. It is a big job opportunity for youngsters. 

Age limit: 18-36. Age Relaxations are applicable as per the rules.

Educational Qualifications: A Degree in any faculty from a recognized University or its equivalent.

University Assistant Salary :  29200-59400.

The basic salary of Secretariat Assistant starts from 29200 Rupees and University Assistants will be paid other benefits like Dearness Allowance (DA) and House Rent Allowance (HRA) etc.

Click here to get the previous question paper of university assistant exam.


1. Quantitative Aptitude

Numbers-Test of Divisibility - H.C.F & L.C.M - Simplification - Ratio & Proportions - Percentage - Interest - Time & Work -Time & Distance - Area- Volume - Calendar - Clocks - Trains - Trains Problems on Age - Etc.

2. Mental Ability and Test of Reasoning

Calculation & Logic - Coding & Decoding - Classification - Synonym - Antonym - Letter & Number Series - Odd Man Out - Analogy - Common Sense Test - Alphabetical Arrangement of  Words - Date and Calendar - Sense of Direction - Etc.

3. General Science

Common Scientific Facts - Important Scientific Phenomena - Other Basic Facts in the Field of Science- Etc

4. Current Affairs

Important Words, National and Regional Events Related to the Political and Scientific fields, Sports, Cinema and Literature etc.

5. Fact about India

Geographical Facts - Physical Features - Climate - Soils - Rivers - Famous Sites - Etc 
Demography - Economic and Social Development - Poverty Alleviation - Economy and Planning- Etc
History of India - Period from 1857 to 1947 – National  Movement - Etc.

6. Fact about Kerala 

Geographical Facts - Physical Features - Climate - Soils - Rivers - Famous Sites - Etc
Renaissance of Kerala Important Events/Movements/Leaders Brahmananda Swami Sivayogi, Chattampi Swami, Sree Narayana Guru, Vagbhatananda, Thycaud Ayya, Ayya Vaikundar, Polikail Yohannan ( Kumara Guru ), Ayyankali, Pandit Karuppan, Mannathu Padmanabhan,  V.T. Bhattathirippad, Dr. Palpu, Kumaranasan, Vakkom Moulvai, Blessed kuriakose Elias Chavara, Etc

7. Constitution of India and Civil Rights

Basic Facts - Features - Citizenship - Fundamental Rights & Duties - Directive Principle - Union Government - Legislature - State Executive - Union Territories - Apex Courts - Comptroller and Auditor General - Public Service Commissions and Other Important Offices - Important Amendments - Etc. Rights - Right to Education - Human Rights - Human Rights Commission - Right to Information - Information Commission - Social Audit - Lokayukta - Ombudsman - Women Empowerment - Women’s Commission - Legislation against Child Labor and Atrocities Against women and Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes - Etc.

8. General English

Grammar - Agreement of Subject and Verb - Confusing Adjectives and Adverbs - Comparison of Adjectives - Correct usage of Articles - Prepositions - Direct and Indirect Speech - Active and passive Voice - Correction in Sentences - Etc Vocabulary - Gender - Singular and Plural - Synonyms - Antonyms - One word Substitute - Problem Concerning Words - Idioms and their Meanings- Etc.

9. Malayalam

Grammar - Literature

10. Information Technology and Cyber Laws

Fundamentals of Computers - Internet Etc - Cyber Laws.

All the Best!!!