KPSC FDA and SDA Notification Released 2019

Karnataka Public Service Commission (KPSC) released Recruitment Notification 2019 for the post of First Division Assistant (FDA) and Second Division Assistant (SDA). KPSC FDA/SDA Recruitment 2019 has 844 Vacancies across Karnataka. 

The eligible candidates can apply through official website of KPSC 2019 for the post of FDA and SDA exam. Candidates can Apply FDA and SDA Recruitment 2019 Online from 11-02-2019 to 12-03-2019 in the KPSC official website.

KPSC FDA, SDA Vacancies Details 2019:

Total Vacancies: 844

FDA Vacancy: 50 (HK) + 219 (RPC)

SDA Vacancy: 81 (HK) + 494 (RPC)

FDA, SDA Important Dates:

Events Dates
Starting date of Online Application 11/02/2019
Last date of Online Application 12/03/2019
Last date of Payment Fee 13/03/2019
Exam Dates 07/04/2019, 13/04/2019, 28/04/2019


FDA/SDA Exam fee Structure 2019: The application fee for the FDA and SDA Exam 2019 as mentioned below:


Category Fee
General Rs. 600/-
2A,2B,3A,3B Rs. 300/-
Ex-serviceman (2A,2B,3A,3B) Rs. 50/-
SC/ST/Cat-1/PWD No Fee


Eligibility Criteria:

Age: Minimum 18 years

Category Age Limit
General 35 years
2A,2B,3A,3B 38 years
SC/ST/Cat-1/PWD 40 years


Age relaxation according to the category wise as mentioned in the notification.

Education Qualification:

  • FDA – Graduation or Bachelor’s Degree.
  • SDA- Intermediate (12 Class) or 2nd PUC or ITI Certificate or Three (03) Year Diploma.

Download RPC Official Notification (PDF)

Download HK Official Notification (PDF)

KPSC FDA and SDA Exam Pattern 2019:

Stages of Exam:

  • Written Exam
  • Interview
Sl. No Papers Total Marks Duration Exam pattern
1 Paper-1Kannada (compulsory) 150 1 hour 30 Minutes Descriptive type
2 Paper-2 (General English/ General Kannada) 100 1hour 30 Minutes Objective Multiple-Choice type
3 General Knowledge 100 1 hour 30 Minutes


Negative Marking: For every wrong answer 0.25 the marks will be deducted.

Interview Process: The candidates who have cleared Written exams are eligible for the Interview with all the required documents for the further process.

 How to apply for FDA, SDA Application 2019?

  • The candidate can apply for FDA, SDA 2019, candidates have to fill an KPSC FDA, SDA 2019 online application through official website.
  • Download the KPSC FDA, SDA official notification 2019 and read all the instructions clearly mentioned in Official Notification refer all the details before online application 2019.
  • The candidate login to the official website and create profile with all the required fields before online application.
  • If the candidates already registered can login directly by enter the Username and Password
  • While registration some sections will automatically filled with details already entered by creating profile those sections cannot be edit.
  • Fill the Online Application with the required details and select your exam center preference and language medium for FDA and SDA 2019 Exam.
  • Carefully review and click on ‘I Agree’ and submit the form of FDA/SDA 2019 online application form.

Click here to Online Application 2019


Note: The candidates should read all the instructions mentioned in the KPSC FDA, SDA Official Notification 2019 and carry all the required documents while applying online application before applying make sure all the entered fields are correct.