Junior secretariat assistant

On its website, dda.org.in, the Delhi Development Authority (DDA) has announced the DDA Result 2021 for the post of Secretariat Junior Assistant, and DDA Result 2020 is now available in online mode. Applicants can access the official website to view the list of candidates for the DDA Junior Secretariat Assistant Result 2020.

DDA junior secretariat assistant exam pattern

The Delhi Development Authority (DDA) has announced the opening of 292 positions. For the position of DDA secretariat junior assistant 2020, there are three rounds, which are listed below.

  • Stage I - Online Examination

  • Stage II - Computer Proficient test

  • Stage III - Typing Test(For the students who gets shortlisted)

DDA junior secretariat assistant exam pattern is as follows:

Stage1 - Online Examination

The online examination follows a detailed pattern; it is a computer-based or online objective test. Candidates must pass the Stage I exam in order to take the Stage II exam. Stage II is not open to candidates who did not qualify in Stage I. The stage I exam pattern is shown below.

  • The online exam is a multiple-choice test.

  • There will be a total of 120 questions for a total of 120 points.

  • Each question is worth one mark.

  • Negative marking will be applied to each incorrect response, with 0.33 marks dropped for each incorrect answer.


Total No.Of questions  

Total Number of marks  


General Awareness



2 Hours 

General Intelligence and Reasoning Ability  

Arithmetical and numerical

English(Languages and comprehensions)

Stage II - Computer Proficient Test(CPT)

Candidates who pass Stage I will go to Stage II, which will be a computer proficiency test. Candidates must be well prepared because questions will be asked subject by subject.

  • Note that Stage II is a qualifying stage.

  • There will be no negative marking at this time.

  • A total of 50 questions will be asked for a total of 100 points, with the time allocated by the authorities being 50 minutes. The detailed pattern for the Stage-II examination can be seen here.


Total number of questions  

Total Number of marks  


Computer Fundamental Section

50 Questions

100 Marks


MS Word

Keyboard shortcut key & Internet  

MS PowerPoint

MS Excel

Stage III - Typing Test

Shortlisted candidates are invited to take a typing test.


Typing Speed


35 WPM


30 WPM

Candidates that pass all of the selection process's tests will be considered for this position. Following the selection procedure, the authorities will compile a final merit list and a selection list. The merit list will be available to candidates after the authorities have submitted it to the DDA's official online portal.

Candidates seeking exclusions from the typing exam should follow the steps below.

Handicapped candidates who are otherwise competent for the clerical position and who have been certified by the Medical Board connected to the Special Employment Exchanges for the handicapped as being unable to type may be exempted from the test. Applicants who wish to be excused from the typing test must upload a scanned copy of their medical certificates near the location specified in the application form.

Important Note: The term "Physically Handicapped" does not include candidates who are blind or deaf, but only those who are physically disabled and unable to type permanently.

Junior secretatriat assiatant salary

According to the official notice, the DDA Junior Secretariat position is in Group C. The applicants that are chosen will be compensated according to the 7th Pay Commission's recommendations. In addition to remuneration in the pay band and grade pay, the holder of the office receives DA, HRA, and Parliamentary Allowance, if applicable, from time to time. Benefits such as CGHS, Housing, LTC, and Tuition Fee Reimbursement are also available. To learn more about the in-hand wage data, look at the table below.


Pay Scale (Pay band )  

Grade Pay

Junior Secretariat  


2400/- (Pre-revised)

DDA junior secretariat assistant salary allowances

Aside from their salary, candidates for the position of DDA Junior Secretariat assistant salary also includes a number of benefits and allowances. After the 7th pay commission, a notification was sent, and some changes were made to the benefits granted to DDA employees. The following are the allowances that are available to DDA employees:

  • House Rent Allowance (HRA)

  • Travelling Allowance

  • Briefcase Allowance

  • Cash Handling Allowance

  • Children Education Allowance

  • Conveyance Allowance Allowance

  • Daily allowance of Foreign Travel Allowance

  • Dearness Allowance

  • Deputation Allowance for Civilians

  • Fixed Medical Allowance

  • Higher Qualification Incentive for Civilians

  • Internet Allowance

  • Language Award

  • Leave Travel Concession

  • Mileage allowance for journey by roads

  • Mobile phone Allowance

  • Newspaper Allowance

  • Refreshment Allowance

  • Special Allowance for Child Care for Women with Disabilities

  • Subsistence Allowance

  • Transport Allowance for Retiring Allowance

  • Transport Allowance on Transfer

  • Transport Allowance

Junior secretariat assistant work

The DDA Junior Secretariat work includes a variety of critical job responsibilities. Check out the tips below to learn more about the many responsibilities required for this position.

  • Typing and data input are the responsibilities of the Secretariat Assistant.

  • He or she receives communications on behalf of the Section, records them, sends them to the Executive Officer for review, and distributes them to the dealing hands as directed.

  • Their principal responsibilities include maintaining the section journal, file register, file movement register, and any additional registers/records that may be required.

  • He/she also creates other statements/returns that the department or officials may require.

  • He or she also keeps track of the office's vital data, files, and documents in an organised manner.

Frequently asked questions

What is the written exam syllabus for DDA Jr Secretariat Assistant & Patwari?

The Written Exam Syllabus is different from the Written Exam Syllabus. Candidates can check DDA Jr Secretariat Assistant Syllabus from the link provided below, according to the job description.

Is there Negative Marking for Wrong Answers in the Patwari and Jr. Sec. Asst. Exams at the Delhi Development Authority?

In the DDA Jr Secretariat Assistant Examination, there will be a penalty of 0.33 (negative marking) for incorrect answers.

When will the DDA Jr Secretariat Assistant and Patwari Written Examination be held?

The DDA Written Exam Information will be posted on the official website soon...

What is the Exam Pattern for DDA Jr Secretariat Assistant & Patwari, Sr. Law Officer, and Other Various Post Exam 2020?

DDA Jr Secretariat Assistant, Patwari, Senior Law Officer, and Other Various Posts Syllabus & Exam Pattern are included in our post. To get started, go to the website provided below.

How many marks do you need to pass the written exam?

For the Delhi Police Constable Executive vacancy, there are no minimum qualifying marks.

What is the link to the official website where I can download the DDA Jr Secretariat Assistant Syllabus and Exam Pattern?

Candidates can examine the detailed syllabus by going to https://dda.org.in/.