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JPSC Syllabus 2017 Changes this Year (Mains/Prelims) Exam Pattern PDF

JPSC Syllabus

Aspirants, who are going to participate in Prelims and Mains Exam and searching for JPSC Syllabus 2017, may get it through this page. Jharkhand Public Service Commission (JPSC) conducts this exam for the engagement of eligible candidates at various posts in different departments. Those, who are going to appear for this exam, must start preparing for it by downloading the Jharkhand Public Service Commission Syllabus with exam pattern from this page.

Every year organizes entrance examination for candidates who wish to get commissioned under this government organization in Jharkhand. Contenders, preparing for the JPSC mains and preliminary exam must check this page that is well created by team of for all the latest information as per the changes that are made available by the commission on its official portal regarding Syllabus, Exam Pattern.

JPSC Syllabus

Syllabus for the Revised Preliminary Civil Services Examination of Jharkhand

Preliminary Examination shall consist of one compulsory paper, namely, General Studies of 200 marks. The question paper shall be multiple choices, objective type. The question paper will be set both in Hindi and English.

The paper will consist of 100 Objective Type Questions, each of 2 marks, drawn from the subjects listed below; Candidates will have to answer all the questions.

General Studies (Total Marks: 200) (Time: 2 hours)
(A) History of India –  15 Questions
Ancient India 5 questions
Medieval India 5 questions
Modern India 5 questions
(B) Geography of India –  10 Questions
General Geography 3 questions
Physical Geography 3 questions
Economical Geography 2 questions
Social & Demographic Geography 2 questions
(c) Indian Polity and Governance – 10 Questions
Constitution of India 4 questions
Public Administration and Good Governance 4 questions
Decentrealization: Panchayats & Municipalities 2 questions
(D) Economic and Sustainable Development  –  10 Questions
  1. Basic features of Indian Economy
 4 questions
  1. Sustainable Development and Economic issues
 4 questions
  1. Economic Reforms and Globalization
 2 questions
(E) Science & Technology –  15 Questions
  1. General Science
 6 questions
  1. Agriculture & Technology Development
 6 questions
  1. Information & Communication Technology
 3 questions
(F) Jharkhand Specific Questions (General Awareness – of its History. Society. culture & Heritage) – 10 Questions       
(G) National & International Current Events – 15 Questions
(H) General Questions of Miscellaneous nature, not requiring subject specialization, such as 15 Questions   
1. Human Rights
2. Environmental protection, Bio-diversity & Climate Change
3. Urbanization
4. Sports
5. Disaster Management
6.Poverty and Un-employment
8.United Nations and other International Agencies

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Syllabus for the Main Examination of the Jharkhand Civil Services

General Hindi and General EnglishTotal Marks: 100 (50 marks each for both segments) Time: 3 hours
Essay (400 Words) 15 marks
Grammar 15 marks
Comprehension 10 marks
Precis 10 marks
Language and LiteratureTotal Marks: 100 , Time: 3 hours
Candidates will have the choose any one of these  Languages and Literatures:Bangali, English, Hindi, Khadia, Khorta, Kurmali, Kuruk, Mullularl, Nagpuri, Oriyya, Panchpargania, Sanskrit, Santhali, Urdu
Social science (History and Geography)Total Marks: 200, Time: 3 hours

•        Ancient Period

•        Medieval Period

•        Modern Period

 100 marks

  • Physical geography (General Principals)
  • Physical and Human Geography of India
  • Natural resources of India: Development and utilization
  • Geography of Jharkhand and utilization of its resources
 100 marks
Indian Constitution and Polity, Public Administration And Good Governance

Section A) Indian constitution and polity

Section B) Public administration and good governance

Total Marks: 200, Time: 3 hours
Indian Economy, Globalization and Sustainable Development

Group (A) – Basic Features of India Economy

Group (B) –sustainable development, economy issues and Indian development strategy

Group (C) –economic reforms, nature and Impact on Indian economy

Group (D) – Economy of Jharkhand: features, issues, challenges and strategies

Total Marks: 200,  Time: 3 hours
General Science, Environment & Technology Development

Group (A) – Physical Science

Group (B) – Life Science

Group (C) –Agriculture Science

Group (D) – Environmental Science

Group (E) – Science and Technology Development

Total Marks: 200,  Time: 3 hours

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JPSC Mains / Prelims Exam Pattern Details

JPSC organized the written exam in two parts first is prelims and second is mains. Candidates who clear the JPSC Prelims exam they will only need to prepare for JPSC Mains exam.

Prelims (Screening Test)General Studies200 marks2 hrs
No optional subject. All are common compulsory papers
MainsPaper I:

  • General Hindi
  • General English
(50 Marks50 Marks)

100 marks

3 hrs
Paper II: Language and literature100 Marks
Paper III: Social science (History and Geography)200 Marks
Paper IV: Indian constitution and Polity, Public Administration And Good Governance200 Marks
Paper V: Indian Economy, Globalization And Sustainable Development200 Marks
Paper VI: General Science, Environment & Technology Development200 Marks
Total marks (Main examination)1000 marks
Personality Test100 Marks
Grand total1100 marks

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Aspirants are advised, to focus only on their preparation with perfectly set study routine for scoring good marks in all sections of JPSC mains and preliminary Examination. Career oriented candidates must check the given syllabus very carefully in order to avoid any kind of negligence in concern to exam topics.

Candidates are advised to prepare for every topic as given below according to the information given here to ensure their success in Entrance Examination. Exam will be held for selecting the eligible applicants for varied posts in different department.

Willing candidates may acquire the exact Syllabus / paper pattern in PDF format through official website whose link provided below as it quite essential for the preparation of exam in better way.

Team of wishes all the very best in advance to all the candidates for succeeding in clearing the exam with desired marks for available seats.

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