ESIC Recruitment 2023 Notification, Eligibility, Qualification, Salary & More

ESIC Recruitment 2023

Are you awaiting the release of job openings from Employees’ State Insurance Corporation? If yes, then your wait is over. Yes, you guessed it right. ESIC recruitment 2023 notification for different posts is out on the official website of ESIC.

You would be happy to know that ESIC has initiated the recruitment drive for 17710 posts in various categories.

Candidates can apply for posts namely, Multi-tasking Staff (MTS), Head Clear/Assistant, Lower Division Clerk (LDC), Upper Division Clerk (UDC), Cashier, Social Security Officer/Manager Grade II/Superintendent.

In this post, we have shared important details related to the ESIC recruitment 2023. Here, you will get to know the details like total vacancies, important dates, the application process, eligibility criteria, syllabus, exam pattern, selection process and salary for various posts.

ESIC Recruitment 2023 Notification PDF Download Link

Candidates need to download the official ESIC recruitment notification for 2023 to get exact details. You don’t need to go anywhere as we have provided the clickable link here to download the notification in PDF format. Here it is!

Download ESIC Notification 2023 PDF

Total ESIC Vacancy 2023 

Before choosing to apply for the ESIC recruitment 2023, candidates must have an idea of the distribution of the total 17710 vacancies in different post categories.

There are plenty of posts for LDC, MTS, UDC/Cashier, Head Clear/Assistant, SSO, Managerial Grade II or Superintendent posts.

Recruitment for multi-tasking staff, upper division clerks and social security officers are going to be filled through a written exam. And you must know that these are also not fully complete.

Candidates must note that the ESIC exam will be conducted for those posts for which age limit and eligibility criteria are given in the notification. Filling of other posts will be through promotion only.

Promotion of working MTS to Lower Division Clerk and Upper Division Clerk to Head Clerk will be done to fill such posts.

Only 75% of direct recruitment for UDC will be through a written exam. For SSO, 25% of joining will be through the written examination.

Here are the details of vacancies for different posts in ESIC recruitment 2023:

Post Name Number of Vacancies
Lower Division Clerk 1923
Upper Division Clear/Cashier6435
Multi-Tasking Staff3341
Head Clerk/Assistant3415
Social Security Officer/Manager Grade II/ Superintendent 2596
Total Vacancies 17710

Important Dates: Exam Date, Start and Close Date to Apply Online 

ESIC candidates must apply for the exam by keeping in mind important dates. Here is the schedule for the ESIC recruitment:

ESIC Recruitment 2023 Notification Release 13 November 2023
Start Date for Online Applicationnot revealed yet
Last Date to Apply Online not revealed yet

ESIC Recruitment 2023 Apply Online: Step-by-Step Process

Candidates must fill out the ESIC recruitment 2023 application form before the last date to apply. They must not delay it to the last day to avoid the technical glitches.

The process to apply for various posts is extremely simple and you just need to follow these steps:

  • Go to the official website of Employee Services Insurance Corporation,
  • Visit the “Recruitment” tab located on the home page.
  • Select the desired posts you want to apply for.
  • After this, you need to register on the official website to fill in your contact details such as Name, Contact details, etc.
  • You will receive an OTP on your registered mobile number for verification. You need to fill this OTP on the ESIC portal to take the next step.
  • Now, it is time to fill out the application form by submitting important details. Along with this, you also need to upload your important documents as a part of the form-filling process.
  • The next step involves the submission of application fees using various payment modes available.
  • Once you are done with completing your application process, you can download the application form. Take the printout of this filled form for the next course of action in the process.

Exam Application Fee 

While fulfilling the ESIC recruitment 2023 application, candidates need to pay some amount of fees. Here are the details related to it:

CategoryApplication Fee
SC/ST/PWD/ Departmental Workers/ Females/ Ex-ServicemenRs. 250/-
Other Categories Rs. 500/-

ESIC Recruitment 2023 Eligibility Criteria 

Before applying for the posts, candidates must not forget to check the eligibility criteria for the ESIC exam. Simply put, they need to fulfill the educational qualification and age limit requirements as stated below.

Educational Qualification

Here are the details for the educational qualification while applying for the ESIC recruitment 2023 process:

Post TypeEducational Qualification
Multi- Tasking Staff (MTS)Matriculation or Equivalent Passed from a Recognized Board
Upper Division Clerk (UDC)1. Bachelor’s
Degree of a
University or
2. Working
knowledge of
including use of
Office suites and
Social Security Officer (SSO) / Manager Grade II / Superintendent 1. Bachelor’s degree
of a recognized
University or Institute.
2. Working
knowledge of
Computer including
use of office suites
and databases.

Age Limit 

In order to satisfy the eligibility criteria, candidates must fall within a certain age limit for different posts. Details are as follows:

Post TypeAge Limit
MTS 18 to 25
UDC 18 to 27
Social Security Officer/Manager Grade II /SuperintendentNot exceeding 30

ESIC Exam Pattern

Now, let’s talk about the ESIC recruitment 2023 exam pattern. Well, candidates need to appear for the two phases of examination namely, Phase-1 (Prelims) and Phase-2 (Mains).

Aspirants just have to clear the prelims to qualify for the mains exam. Only the marks for the second paper will be counted for the selection process.

The exam pattern for MTS and UDC will be similar to the SSC examination. On the other hand, the SSO exam will be like the banking examination.


Only MCQ questions are there in the prelims and mains. Both exams will be of 200 marks and there will be a 1/4 negative marking in them. Here are the exam paper patterns for the prelims and mains examinations:

Prelims Examination: 

Subject QuestionsMarksTotal Time
Reasoning 2550
General Awareness 2550
Quantitative Aptitude 2550
English 2550
Total 1002001 Hour

Mains Examination: 

Subject QuestionsMarks Total Time
Reasoning 5050
General Awareness 5050
Quantitative Aptitude 5050
English 5050
Total 2002002 Hours

SSO Exam: 

The exam pattern for the social security officer post will comprise 100 questions in prelims. And there will be 200 questions for the Mains examination. Here are the exam patterns for it:


Subject Questions Marks Time Duration
Reasoning 353520 mins
Quantitative Aptitude 353520 mins
English 303020 mins
Total 10010060 mins (1 Hour)


Subject Quantity Marks Time
Reasoning 406035 mins
GA/Eco/Financial/Insurance Awareness404020 mins
Quantitative Aptitude 406035 mins
English304030 mins
Total 1502002 Hours (120 mins)


Apart from the prelims and mains papers, candidates need to appear for the Phase III examination. It comprises a computer skill test and a descriptive paper. Here are the details for it:

Computer Skill Test 

It is an online exam for 50 marks and a duration of 30 mins. Under this, candidates have to do the following tasks:

  • Preparing 2 Powerpoint Slides – 10 Marks
  • MS Word typing and formatting – 20 Marks
  • Table Preparation on Excel and Use of Formulas – 20 Marks

Descriptive Paper 

In the descriptive paper for ESIC recruitment 2023 selection, there will be 2 questions comprising a letter and an essay. A total of 30 minutes will be given to candidates to complete these questions for a total of 50 marks.

ESIC Recruitment 2023 Selection Process

Here is the selection process for different posts through the ESIC examinations:

For MTS and UDC

The selection process for MTS and UDC posts includes the following steps:

  • Prelims Examination
  • Mains Examination
  • Skills Test


  • Prelims Exam
  • Mains Exam
  • Interview

ESIC Recruitment 2023 Salary 

ESIC jobs seem attractive to candidates due to their lucrative salaries for various posts. Here we have mentioned the salary structure for various posts in this organization:

Post Category Salary
MTSLevel - 1 (₹18,000 to ₹56,900)
Upper Division Clerk/CashierLevel - 4 (₹25,500 to ₹81,100)
Lower Division Clerk Level - 2 (₹19,900 to ₹63,200)
Head Clerk/Assistant Level - 6 (₹35,400 to ₹1,12,400)
Social Security Officer/Manager Grade II/SuperintendentLevel - 7 (₹44,900 to ₹1,42,400)


Summing up, we must state that ESIC recruitment 2023 presents a great opportunity for aspirants to secure a reputed job. Just go through the details mentioned above from the notification to start preparing for this examination. Best of Luck!

Piyush Chugh

I am Piyush Chugh and I have been a content writer for more than 5 years now. During this time, I have tried to create informative and interesting content that would be beneficial for my readers. My aim is to help people in every possible way through the written word.

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