GPSC: Exam Pattern, Details and Insights



It was founded in the year 1960 by the Government of India under the Constitution. The Jharkhand Public Service Commission was founded for recruiting the candidates with written competitive examination and interview the candidates for the selection of Government Posts in the state. They help in the framing of recruitment rules. Advice Government on promotions and transfers from one service to another. GPSC Administrative Service which comes under Class I have 76 posts but for Administrative officer, there are only 8 Vacancies. The Salary of GPSC Administrative Service is 44000 to 142000. As per the eligibility criteria, the Candidate must be a graduate from a renowned college recognized by the State Government with aggregate 55% Marks.



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Key Highlight
of GPSC
Application Fee
General/OBC/SC/ST - 100 Rs.
exam mode
national
Qualification:
graduate or post graduate
selection process
written exam or personal interview

Eligibility Criteria For Gpsc:

  • The Candidate Must Be The Citizen Of India.
  • The Candidate Must Be A Graduate From A Renowned College Recognised By The State Government With Aggregate 55% Marks.
  • Must Have The Basic Knowledge Of Computers.
  • The minimum age limit Is 20 Years and the maximum age limit is 35 years for Unreserved Category, while for OBC category (Male) it is 37 years and for Unreserved/Obc Category (Female) it is 40 years while for SC/ ST it is 40 years.

Exam Pattern: GPSC Administrative Service

The exam will happen in two stages: Written Exam (Prelims and Mains) & Personality Test

The exam of GPSC Administrative Service PRELIMS consists of TWO Paper of 500 Objective Type Questions carrying 500 marks with the time limit of 5 hours: GPSC Administrative Service PRELIMS -

Verbal Gujarati & English Skill: It will comprise of 150 questions carrying 150 marks with the time limit of 90 minutes like Antonym – Synonym, Noun, Proverb and more.

General Studies II: It will comprise of 200 questions carrying 200 marks with the time limit of 120 minutes like Indian Heritage and culture, History, Geography of the world and India, Government, constitution, Indian Polity, Social Justice, International Relations, Technology, Bio – Diversity, Environment, Disaster Management, Economic Development and much more.

Quantitative Skills & Reasoning: It will comprise of 150 questions carrying 150 marks with the time limit of 90 minutes like syllogism, problem-solving, blood relations and more.

The exam of GPSC Administrative Service MAINS consists of FIVE Paper 900 marks with the time limit of 12 hours and 20 Minutes: GPSC Administrative Service MAINS -

General Gujarati I (Descriptive):  It will comprise of 100 questions carrying 200 marks with the time limit of 3Hours like Antonym – Synonym, Noun, Proverb and more.

General English II (Descriptive):  It will comprise of 50 questions carrying 100 marks with the time limit of 3Hours like Antonym – Synonym, Noun, Proverb and more.

Optional Paper III (Descriptive): It will comprise 200 marks with the time limit of 3 Hours like Social Science, Maths, Science and more.

General Studies Question Paper IV to V (Objective): It will comprise 400 marks with the time limit of 200 minutes like Indian Heritage and culture, History, Geography of the world and India, Government, constitution, Indian Polity, Social Justice, International Relations, Technology, Bio – Diversity, Environment, Disaster Management, Economic Development and much more.

The Interview (100 Marks) will be taken of candidates who have qualified the other rounds.

Syllabus: GPSC

Verbal Gujarati & English Skill: It will comprise of 150 questions carrying 150 marks with the time limit of 90 minutes like Antonym – Synonym, Noun, Proverb and more.
General Studies II: It will comprise of 200 questions carrying 200 marks with the time limit of 120 minutes like Indian Heritage and culture, History, Geography of the world and India, Government, constitution, Indian Polity, Social Justice, International Relations, Technology, Bio – Diversity, Environment, Disaster Management, Economic Development and much more.
Quantitative Skills & Reasoning: It will comprise of 150 questions carrying 150 marks with the time limit of 90 minutes like syllogism, problem solving, blood relations and more.

Tips and Tricks: GPSC

With people applying for GPSC Administrative Service is in thousands, it has become really difficult to crack it as there are limited seats but all you need to do is follow these tricks and tips to succeed and get your dream job which is GPSC Administrative Service:

•Take Mock tests online to know what your Strengths’ and Weakness’ are.
•The books like LUCENT, NCERT, PRATIYOGITA DARPAN and more can be referred for deep knowledge and revision.
•Must have the full knowledge of Reasoning and Quantitative Aptitude.
• For English consult books of Wren and Martin.
•You must have the knowledge of General Studies like history, polity, geography, technology and much more.
•Solve Previous Years’ Question Papers in order to know what to expect and it will test your speed as well as accuracy.
•Wrong answers will have negative markings. Think twice before answering.
•Prepare yourself with the timing of the exam so that you will be able to finish the exam well in time.
•Don’t be worried and before going to the examination hall eat properly, have proper sleep.

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