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UPSC Exam Pattern 2017–2018 IAS/CDS/CMS/CS Preliminary, Mains Paper Pattern

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UPSC Exam Pattern             

Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) conducts several examinations at a regular interval. Candidates who are preparing for the UPSC Preliminary/Mains exam should know about UPSC Exam Pattern. Exam patter is very helpful for the aspirants those who want to score good marks in the exams. UPSC Exam patter 2017 includes all the important topics and their respective marks so students don’t face any difficulty while preparation. You can get IAS/CDS/CMS/CS preliminary and mains paper patter through this page. The selection process is divided into three parts- Preliminary Exam, Mains Exam and personal interview.

To be selected for any post, aspirant needs to undergo through these three rounds. The Preliminary exam is like a screening test, those who clear this test will be short-listed for the next step i.e. Mains exam. This is tough exam but you can crack this with the help of UPSC exam patter and UPSC syllabus. Then at last personality test/interview will be conduct for the final clearance of the candidate. There will be a tough competition as huge no. of contenders is going to be appeared in the examinations. So candidates prepare according to the UPSC 2017 exam patter, you will definitely get good rank. For further information about UPSC Exam Pattern 2018 you have to scroll down the page which is well created by the team of www.recruitmentresult.com.

UPSC Exam Pattern

List of exams conducted by Union Public Service Commission

  • Engineering Services Examination
  • D.S. Examination
  • CISF AC (EXE) LDCE
  • D.A. & N.A. Examination
  • Civil Services Examination
  • Indian Forest Service Examination through CS (P) Examination
  • E.S. / I.S.S. Examination
  • Combined Geo-Scientist and Geologist Examination
  • Combined Medical Services Examination
  • Central Armed Police Forces (ACs) Examination
  • O./Steno (GD-B/GD-I) LDCE

The exam patter of all the exams are mentioned below respectively, just take a look:

Engineering Services Examination Pattern

Preliminary Exam (Stage I):

Subject  DurationMaximum Marks
Category-I Civil Engineering
Paper-I (General Studies and Engineering Aptitude)2 hrs200
Paper-II (Civil Engineering)2 hrs300
Total500

 

Subject  DurationMaximum Marks
Category-II Mechanical Engineering
Paper-I (General Studies and Engineering Aptitude)2 hrs200
Paper-II (Civil Engineering)2 hrs300
Total500

 

Subject  DurationMaximum Marks
Category-III Electrical Engineering
Paper-I (General Studies and Engineering Aptitude)2 hrs200
Paper-II (Civil Engineering)2 hrs300
Total500

 

Subject  DurationMaximum Marks
Category-IV Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering
Paper-I (General Studies and Engineering Aptitude)2 hrs200
Paper-II (Civil Engineering)2 hrs300
Total500

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Mains Exam (Stage II):

Subject  DurationMaximum Marks
Category-I Civil Engineering
Paper-I (General Studies and Engineering Aptitude)2 hrs200
Paper-II (Civil Engineering)2 hrs300
Total500

 

Subject  DurationMaximum Marks
Category-II Mechanical Engineering
Paper-I (General Studies and Engineering Aptitude)2 hrs200
Paper-II (Civil Engineering)2 hrs300
Total500

 

Subject  DurationMaximum Marks
Category-III Electrical Engineering
Paper-I (General Studies and Engineering Aptitude)2 hrs200
Paper-II (Civil Engineering)2 hrs300
Total500

 

Subject  DurationMaximum Marks
Category-IV Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering
Paper-I (General Studies and Engineering Aptitude)2 hrs200
Paper-II (Civil Engineering)2 hrs300
Total500

 

UPSC Exam Pattern

 Personality Test Stage (III)- 200 marks

Note: Candidates must write the papers in their own hand. In no circumstances will they be allowed the help of a scribe to write the answers for them. However, blind candidates and candidates with Loco motor Disability and Cerebral Palsy where dominant (writing) extremity is affected to the extent of slowing the performance of function (minimum of 40% impairment) will be allowed to write Engineering Services Examination with the help of a scribe

C.D.S. Examination Pattern

Written Examination for Indian Military Academy, Naval Academy and Air Force Academy:

PaperSubjectDurationMaximum Marks
IEnglish2 hours100
IIGeneral Knowledge2 hours100
IIIElementary Mathematics2 hours100
Total300

 Written Examination for Officers’ Training Academy:

PaperSubjectDurationMaximum Marks
IEnglish2 hours100
IIGeneral Knowledge2 hours100
Total200

 Get Here: UPSC Previous Year Question

CISF AC (EXE) LDCE 2017 Exam pattern

Part A: General Ability and Intelligence

  • General Mental Ability
  • General Science
  • Current Events of National and International Importance
  • General Awareness

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Part B: Professional Skill

  • CISF related professional skills
  • Law
  • Computer Skills and Awareness
  • Service Rules and HR matters

Paper II: Essay, Precis Writing and Comprehension

This section will test aspirant ability to write his ideas on the given topic and his ability to reply to the short-answered questions on the comprehension passage.

N.D.A. & N.A. Examination Pattern

The subjects of the written examination, the time allowed and the maximum marks allotted to each subject are as follow:

Subject    Code   Duration         Max. Marks
Mathematics     01       2.5 hours      300 Marks
General Ability 02        2.5 hours     600 Marks

The papers in all the subjects consist of objective type questions only.

  • Paper-1 Mathematics (Code No. 01) (Maximum marks 300)
  • Paper-II General Ability Test (Code No. 02) (Maximum marks 600) comprise the following
  • Part A English (Maximum Marks – 200)
  • Part B General Knowledge (Maximum Marks – 400)

Get Here: NDA Syllabus

General Knowledge has six sections with the break-up of 400 marks as below:

Physics 100 marks.
Chemistry 60 marks.
General Science 40 marks.
History, Freedom Movement (Social Studies) 80 marks.
Geography 80 marks.
Current Events 40 marks.

A brief on exam pattern is as under

  • Exam Type: Objective
  • Question Type: Multiple choice with four options

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SubjectsNo. of QuestionsMarks
Mathematics120300
General Mental Ability- English and Gk150 (50- English, 100- GK)600 (200-English, 400-GK)
Total270900
  • Marks for each Correct Answer: 5 for Maths, 4 for English, 4 for GK
  • Negative Marks for Incorrect Answer: -0.83 for Maths, -1.33 for English, -1.33 for GK
  • Marks for questions not attempted: Nil
  • Total Time for Exam (in minutes): 300

Civil Services Exam Pattern

Preliminary Exam:

PaperMarks
Paper A: An Indian Language300 Marks
Paper B: English300 Marks

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Mains Exam:

PaperMarks
Paper I: Essay250
Paper II: General Studies-I

(Indian Heritage and Culture, History and Geography of the World and Society)

250
Paper III: General Studies-II

(Governance, Constitution, Polity, Social Justice and International relations)

250
Paper IV: General Studies-III

(Technology, Economic Development, Bio-diversity, Environment, Security and Disaster Management)

250
Paper V: General Studies-IV

(Ethics, Integrity and Aptitude)

250
Paper VI: Optional Subject-Paper1250
Paper-VII: Optional Subject-Paper 2250
Sub Total (Written test)       1750
Personality Test275
Grand Total2025

Indian Forest Service Examination through CS (P) Exam Pattern

PaperSubjectMaximum Marks
Paper-IGeneral English300
Paper-IIGeneral Knowledge300
Paper-IIIAny two subjects
to be selected from the list
of the optional subjects.
Each subject will have
two papers, 200 marks
for each paper.
Paper-IV
Paper-V
Paper-VI
Total Marks1400

List of Optional Subjects:

(i). Agriculture
(ii). Agricultural Engineering
(iii). Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science
(iv). Botany
(v). Chemistry
(vi). Chemical Engineering
(vii). Civil Engineering
(viii). Forestry
(ix). Geology
(x). Mathematics
(xi). Mechanical Engineering
(xii). Physics
(xiii). Statistics
(xiv). Zoology

I.E.S. / I.S.S. Exam Pattern

Part I- Written Examination:

Indian Economic Service:

Sr.No.Subject Max. marksTime allowed
1General English1003 hours
2General Studies1003 hours
3General Economics-I2003 hours
4General Economics-II2003 hours
5General Economics-III2003 hours
6Indian Economics2003 hours

Indian Statistical Service:

Sr.No.Subject Max. marksTime allowed
1General English1003 hours
2General Studies1003 hours
3Statistics-I2003 hours
4Statistics-II2003 hours
5Statistics-III2003 hours
6Statistics-IV2003 hours

Part II- Viva Voice (interview):

The interview is intended to supplement the written examination for testing the general and specialized knowledge and abilities of the candidate.

Combined Geo-Scientist and Geologist Exam Pattern

Sr. No.Paper/subjectDuration  Marks
1.General English3 Hours 100
Geologists
2.Geology Paper I3 Hours200
3.Geology Paper II3 Hours200
4.Geology Paper III3 Hours200
Geophysicists
2.Geophysics Paper I3 Hours200
3.Geophysics Paper II3 Hours200
4.Geophysics Paper III3 Hours200
Chemists
2.Chemistry Paper I3 Hours200
3.Chemistry Paper II3 Hours200
4.Chemistry Paper III3 Hours200
Hyderogeologists
2.Geology Paper I3 Hours200
3.Geology Paper II3 Hours200
4.Hydrogeology3 Hours200

Combined Medical Services Exam Pattern

Written Examination:

PaperSubjectsWeightageDurationMaximum Marks
IGeneral Medicine including Cardiology, Neurology, Dermatology, and Psychiatry60%2 hours200
Surgery including E.N.T., Opthalmology, Traumatology, and Orthopaedics40%
IIPaediatrics20%2 hours200
Gynaecology and Obstetrics40%
Preventive, Social and Community Medicine
Total300

Interview Round:

  • The selected candidates will appear for Intelligence and Personality Test.
  • The total maximum marks for the interview will be 200.

Central Armed Police Forces (ACs) Exam Pattern

Written Examination:

PaperSubjectTypeQuestionsMarksDuration
Paper IGeneral Ability and IntelligenceObjective1252502 Hours
Paper IIGeneral Studies, Essay & ComprehensionConventional2003 Hours

Physical Efficiency Tests (PET):

MalesFemales
100 Meters raceIn 16 secondsIn 18 seconds
800 Meters raceIn 3 minutes 45 secondsIn 4 minutes 45 seconds
Long Jump3.5 Meters (3 chances)3.0 meters (3 chances)
Shot Put (7.26 Kg)4.5 Meters

Medical Standards Tests:

Medical Standards Tests are conducted only for those candidates who are declared qualified in the Physical Efficiency Test.

Interview or Personality Test:

If you are declared qualified in the Medical Standards Tests, you will be called for Interview or Personality Test.

S.O./Steno (GD-B/GD-I) LDCE Exam Pattern

PapersSubjectMode of ExamMax. MarksTime Duration
Paper IGeneral Studies & General Knowledge of Constitution of India and Machinery of Government, Practice and Procedures in Parliament and Knowledge of RTI Act, 2005Objective15002:00 hours
Paper IIProcedure and Practice in the Govt. of India Secretariat and attached offices and General Financial and Service Rules duly taking into account the requirement of relevant categories of services.Objective15002:00 hours
Paper IIINoting and Drafting, Précis WritingSubjective20003:00 hours
Evaluation of Record Service100

 About UPSC

Union Public Service Commission is a recruiting agency and it’s headquarter is located in New Delhi. The organization conducts written test and interviews time to time for the various posts and provides opportunities to the youth of our country to join Government sector. This helps in the reduction of unemployment in the country.

Final words

Aspirants who are going to be appear in the UPSC examination 2017-2018 start their preparation with the help of above information. Exam patter of all the important examinations is for your convenience, so prepare well for the upcoming exams. For latest updates about Union Public Service Commission you can follow us on Twitter and Google plus.

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