DU Junior Assistant Syllabus for Written Test (Non-Teaching Posts)

Check DU Junior Assistant Syllabus for the Written Test of Non-Teaching Posts. Delhi University Junior Assistant Post-Code P0201 Paper Pattern, Exam Scheme, Syllabus download in pdf

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The written exam will be conducted in the upcoming days. The syllabus and paper pattern has already been released for Junior Assistant Posts.

Paper Pattern and Exam Scheme

  • Paper 1 – MCQ Type – 150 Questions (300 Marks) – 3 Hours time
  • Paper 2 – Essay and Comprehension – 100 Marks – 1.5 Hours Time
Subjects No of Questions (3 Hours Time) Marks
General Awareness 50 50
Reasoning Ability 50 50
Maths 50 50
Hindi/ English Language 50 50
Total 200 200


Paper I:

(i) General Awareness: Questions will be designed to test the ability of the candidate‟s General Awareness of the environment and its relevance to society. The questions will also be designed to test knowledge of the current events and of such matters of everyday observation as may be expected of an educated person. The test will include questions relating to India and her neighboring countries,
especially pertaining to History, Indian Polity & Constitution, Art & Culture, Geography, Economics, General Policy, Science & Scientific Research, National/International Organizations /Institutions, events etc.

(ii) Reasoning Ability: The syllabus includes questions of both verbal and non-verbal types. Test may include questions on analogies, similarities, differences, space visualization, problem-solving, analysis, judgment, decision making, visual memory, discrimination, observation, relationship, concepts, arithmetical reasoning, verbal and figure classification, arithmetical number series etc.

(iii) Mathematical Ability: The test will cover Number System including questions on Simplification, Decimals, Fractions, L.C.M., H.C.F., Ratio & Proportion, Percentage, Average, Profit & Loss, Discount, Simple & Compound Interest, Mensuration, Time & Work, Time & Distance, Tables & Graphs, etc.

(iv) Test of English or Hindi: In addition to the testing of candidate‟s understanding of the English or Hindi Languages, its Vocabulary, Grammar, Sentence Structure, Synonyms, Antonyms and its correct usage etc. would also be tested.


Essay, comprehension & letter writing: This test is meant for testing the applicability and correct usage of the language, where the candidates would be assessed through essay writing, comprehension and letter writing, situation test analysis etc.

Skill Test:

The typing test shall be a skill test, which shall be qualifying in nature and no additional credits for the same shall be allocated.

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