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About ESIC UPC/MTS/steno Exam

ESIC Recruitment 2022: ESIC is an Insurance firm working under the ownership of the Ministry of Labour and Employment, Government of India whose offices are across the country. Employees' State Insurance Corporation (ESIC) has published the ESIC recruitment 2022 Notification announcing 3882 Upper Division Clerk or Clerk-Cashier, Multi-Tasking Staff and Stenographer vacancies. This is a golden opportunity for 10th pass, 12th pass, and graduates who are looking for a stable job government job in this prestigious corporation. The candidates will be selected through a direct recruitment process on a regular basis for its offices in various regions. The selection process for ESIC Recruitment 2022 will be through a country-wide competitive Test (Online Test) followed by Language Proficiency Test. 

ESIC UPC/MTS/steno Exam Date

Candidates can check the ESIC UDC recruitment event dates below in the table:

Event Date
Notification Release December 28, 2021
Starting of Online Application Registration January 15, 2022
Closing of Online Application Registration February 15, 2022
Admit Card Release Date To be announced
ESIC UDC 2022 Phase-I Exam Date March 19, 2022
ESIC UDC 2022 Phase-II Exam Date April 30, 2022
ESIC MTS 2022 Phase-I Exam Date March 26, 2022
ESIC MTS 2022 Phase-II Exam Date April 30, 2022
ESIC Stenographer Phase-I Exam Date March 20, 2022

ESIC UPC/MTS/steno Eligibility

To be eligible to apply for ESIC Recruitment 2022, the candidates must fulfill the required eligibility criteria which have been detailed in the ESIC Recruitment Notification. The education qualification & age limit will be considered as on the closing date for receipt of applications i.e. 15th February 2022. The same has been discussed below-

ESIC UDC Eligibility Criteria 

Education Qualification- The candidate should hold a degree from a recognised University or equivalent. He/she should have a working knowledge of computers including the use of Office suites and databases.

Age Limit- The candidate should be under the age limit of 18 to 27 years as on 15th February 2022 to be eligible to apply for ESIC UDC Recruitment 2022.

ESIC MTS Eligibility Criteria 

Education Qualification- The candidates must have a Matriculation or equivalent pass from a recognized university & board.

Age Limit- The candidate should be under the age limit of 18 to 25 years as on 15th February 2022 to be eligible to apply for ESIC MTS Recruitment 2022.

ESIC Steno Eligibility Criteria 

Education Qualification- The candidates should be 12th class pass or equivalent from a recognized Board or University

Age Limit- The candidate should be under the age limit of 18 to 27 years as on 15th February 2022 to be eligible to apply for ESIC Steno Recruitment 2022.

Skill Test- Dictation: 10 minutes @ 80 words per minute and Transcription: 50 minutes (English), 65 minutes (Hindi) (Only on computers).

ESIC UPC/MTS/steno Vacancy

Here are the ESIC state-wise vacancy details of the UDC, MTS & Stenographers:

Regions/State UDC MTS Steno Total
Andhra Pradesh 07 26 02 35
Bihar 43 37 16 96
Chhattisgarh 17 21 03 41
Delhi 235 292 30 557
Goa 13 12 01 26
Ahmedabad 136 127 06 269
Jammu Kashmir 08 -- 01 09
Haryana (Faridabad/Ambala) 130 77 13 220
Himachal Pradesh 29 15 -- 44
Jharkhand 06 26 -- 32
Karnataka 199 65 18 282
Kerala 66 60 04 130
Madhya Pradesh 44 56 02 102
Maharashtra 318 258 18 594
Guwahati/Assam 01 17 -- 18
Odisha 30 41 03 74
Puducherry 06 07 01 14
Punjab 81 105 02 188
Rajasthan 67 105 15 187
Tamil Nadu 150 219 16 385
Telangana 25 43 04 72
Uttar Pradesh 36 119 05 160
Uttarakhand 09 17 01 27
West Bengal & Sikkim 113 203 04 320
Total Vacancies 1769 1948 165 3882

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ESIC UPC/MTS/steno Admit Card

As ESIC will conduct Computer Based Tests & Skill Test for recruiting candidates for the post of Upper Divison Clerk, Multi-Tasking Staff & Stenographer through ESIC Recruitment 2022. For each stage, ESIC Admit Card 2022 will be issued and candidates can download it from the official website of Employees' State Insurance Corporation ( The admit cards will be made available around 10 to 15 days before the exam date.

ESIC UPC/MTS/steno Salary

The salary structure for all 3 posts Upper Division Clerk (UDC), Multi-Tasking Staff (MTS) & Stenographer is released along with ESIC recruitment 2022 notification. The salary for the eligible candidates will be as per the 7th Central Pay Commission including the basic pay and additional perks & allowances. Check the post-wise salary will be as follows- 

Posts Salary 
Upper Division Clerk & Stenographer Pay Level – 4 (Rs. 25,500-81,100)
Multi-Tasking Staff Pay Level – 1 (Rs. 18,000-56,900)

ESIC UPC/MTS/steno Selection

Employees' State Insurance Corporation will recruit eligible candidates as per the selection process for UDC, Stenographer & MTS posts. The selection process for ESIC Recruitment 2022 exam is different for all posts. The post-wise selection process for all three posts is given below.

1. Upper Division Clerk- Prelims, Mains, Skill Test

2. Multi Tasking Staff- Prelims, Mains

3. Stenographer- Written Test, Skill Test

ESIC UPC/MTS/steno Syllabus

The syllabus is the first & foremost important thing to begin your preparation for the competitive exam. The complete syllabus for General Intelligence and Reasoning, General Awareness, Quantitative Aptitude, and English Comprehension has been provided in the below links. 

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ESIC UPC/MTS/steno Exam Pattern

The ESIC Exam Pattern for Phase-I & Phase-II Examination for Upper Division Clerk & Multi Tasking Staff is the same. There will be no skill test in the Multi-Tasking Staff recruitment process. 

  1. The Preliminary Exam is of qualifying nature.
  2. The marks scored in Mains Exam will be the deciding factor for final selection.
  3. There will be a negative marking of one-fourth mark for each incorrect answer.
  4. There will be Multiple Choice Questions in both Phase-I & Phase-II.
Phase-1 Prelims Exam
S. No. Name of the Test (ObjectiveTests) No. of Questions Max. Marks Duration
1 General Intelligence and Reasoning 25 50 1 hour
(60 minutes)
2 General Awareness 25 50
3 Quantitative Aptitude 25 50
4 English Comprehension 25 50
Total 100 200

Phase-2 Mains Exam
S. No. Name of the Test (Objective Tests) No. of questions. Max.Marks Duration
1 General Intelligence and Reasoning 50 50  2 hours
2 General Awareness 50 50
3 Quantitative Aptitude 50 50
4 English Comprehension 50 50
 Total 200 200

ESIC Stenographer Exam Pattern 2022 Phase-1 Main Examination
S. No. Name of the Test (ObjectiveTests) No. of Questions Max. Marks Time
1 English Language & Comprehension 100 50 70 minutes
2 Reasoning Ability 50 50 35 minutes
3 General Awareness 50 50 25 minutes
Total 100 200  

Phase-2 Skill Test
The candidates who qualify in Mains Exam will have to appear in the skill test which is qualifying in nature. The candidates will be given one dictation for 10 minutes in English or Hindi (as opted by the candidates in the Online Application Form) at the speed of 80 words per minute.
Language Time Duration (for all categories) Time duration for PWD
English 50 minutes 70 minutes
Hindi 65 minutes 90 minutes

ESIC UPC/MTS/steno Cut off

he Cut Off marks will be released along with the result for each stage of the ESIC recruitment process. The cut-off marks are decided on the basis of the previous year's trend of cut-off marks, the difficulty level of the exam, candidates appearing in the exam, and the number of vacancies released for the recruitment drive.


 The last time, the ESIC exam was conducted for Upper Division Clerk in 2019, have a look at the previous year cut-off marks. 

ESIC UDC Cut Off 2019
Andhra Pradesh 165 151 126  — 127
Bihar 165 122.5 123 163 155.5
Chhattisgarh 141 99.5 96 125.5 92
Delhi D (M) D 148 111.5 109.5 117.5 97
Delhi HQRS 157.5 142 127.5 140.5 131.5
Delhi RO 169.5 147 114.5 155 149.5
Goa 156  —  — 140.5 141
Gujarat 161 151 118.5 145.5 135
Himachal Pradesh 150 112  — 107 120.5
J&K 151  — 80.5  —  —
Jharkhand 168.5 114 124  — 123
Karnataka 153.5 128.5 118 141 125
Kerala 167.5 118.5  — 162.5 129
Madhya Pradesh 153 118.5 112 139.5 104
Maharashtra 161 151 126 150 133.5
North East Regions 158 117 132.5 129 99.5
Orissa 163.5 152 118.5 161 137.5
Puducherry 155 126.5  — 155 126
Punjab 169 131.5  — 146.5 119.5
Rajasthan 164 135 141.5 151.5 145.5
Tamil Nadu 163.5 147 109.5 159.5 117
Telangana 163 146 136 152.5 139
Uttar Pradesh 162.5 132  — 147 144
Uttrakhand 163  —  — 123 131.5
West Bengal 165 133 98 151 119.5

  ESIC MTS Cut Off Marks
Last year ESIC conducted a recruitment process for Multi Tasking Staff in 2012 and the cut-off marks were as follows-
ESIC MTS Cut Off 2012
Category Cut Off
UR 119.25
OBC 104.25
SC 111.50
ST 70
EX-servicemen 39
Visually Impaired Candidates 56.25
Orthopedically challenged candidates 99.75
Hearing-impaired candidates 80.50

ESIC UPC/MTS/steno How to Apply

The application process for ESIC Recruitment 2022 for UDC, Steno & MTS has been started on the official website from 15th January 2022 onwards. The last date for online registration has been scheduled for 15th February 2022. The candidates are advised to apply online for ESIC Recruitment 2021-2022 much before the last date to avoid last-minute technical glitches. 

How to Apply for ESIC Recruitment 2022?
The candidates have to submit their online applications forms for ESIC Recruitment 2022 through online mode only. You can directly click on the above link or visit the official website & follow the below steps. 

1. Visit the official website of Employees State Insurance Corporation

2. On the home page, click on the option reading- “Apply Online for Recruitment to the post of UDC/MTS/Steno in ESIC”

3. Choose the position you are interested to apply for. 

4. You will be redirected to the registration page, now you have to fill in the required details there such as Name, Contact details, etc.

5. To validate your registration process an OTP will be sent to your registered mobile no., you just have to fill that OTP on the ESIC portal.

6. After confirming the registration process, you will be able to fill the application form. Here you have to fill in the required details.

7. To complete your application process, candidates have to pay their application fees.

8. Upload the documents as required in the application form in the prescribed size. 

9. After completing the application process, candidates have to download the application form and also have to need to take a printout of the application form for the further examination process.

ESIC Recruitment 2022 Application Fee
The candidates have to pay the required application fee for ESIC Recruitment 2022 which has been categorised as below: 
Categories Application Fee
SC/ST/PWD/ Departmental Candidates, Female Candidates & Ex-Servicemen Rs. 250/-
All other categories Rs. 500/-

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