WBCS 2021 Exam Date Released| Check Revised Dates, Application Form, Pattern

WBCS 2021

Latest Update: WBCS 2021 Exam Date Released!!! Earlier, WBCS Exam 2021 has been postponed but now the Revised Dates are available. So, check complete details such as WBCS 2021 Revised Dates, Exam Pattern etc from here.

Those candidates who have successfully submitted the WBCS 2021 Application Form will only eligible to appear in WBCS 2021 Exam to be conducted on 22-08-2021. The exam will be organized across the state in pen and paper mode.


Candidates are hereby informed that WBCS Main exam 2020 will be held on August 27, 28, 29 and 31, 2021. The West Bengal Public Service Commission (WBPSC) organized the exam at the state level for the engagement of eligible contenders for the posts of West Bengal Civil Service and various other posts.

West Bengal Civil Services Exam 2021: Highlights

Exam NameWest Bengal Civil Services
Conducted byWest Bengal Public Service Commission
Exam ModeOnline
Stages of ExamTwo stages(Written and Personality Test)
Geographical Scope of examState-level (West Bengal Only)
Exam frequencyOnce a Year
Common EligibilityGraduation Degree in any discipline
Language of question paperEnglish and Bengali
Exam FeesRs 210
Official websitewww.pscwbonline.gov.in/apps/home/

WBCS 2021 

W.B.C.S. (Exe.) etc. examination consists of two parts -Written Examination and Personality Test. Written Examination will be held in two successive stages, viz., Preliminary Examination (Objective MCQ Type) and Main Examination (Both Objective MCQ Type and Conventional Type).

WBCS 2021 Exam Date

WBCS New Exam Dates 2021:

Advertisement No.Name of the examinationImportant Dates
17/2020West Bengal Audit & Accounts Service Recruitment (Prelims) Examination, 2020August 7, 2021
18/2020West Bengal Civil Service (Prelims) Examination, 2021August 22, 2021
22/2019West Bengal Civil Service (Main) Examination, 2020August 27, 28, 29 and 31, 2021

WBCS 2021 Important Dates:

WBCS EventDate
WBCS 2021 Notification20-Dec-2020
WBCS 2021 Application started24-Dec-2020
WBCS 2021 online application closed15-Jan-2021
WBCS 2021 offline Application closed16-Jan-2021
WBCS Prelims Admit CardAugust 2021
WBCS Prelims exam 202122-Aug-2021
WBCS Prelims Answer key23-Aug-2021
WBCS Result for PrelimsTo be notified
WBCS application for MainTo be notified
WBCS Main exam 2021Postponed (Because of the State Assembly Elections.)
WBCS Main exam resultTo be notified
WBCS InterviewTo be notified
WBCS 2021 ResultTo be notified

WBCS Vacancies:

The number of vacancies for WB Civil Service Exam or WBCS 2021 Exam in different services and posts to be filled up on the results of the examination will be announced in due time for WBCS Notification.

Group – A

  • West Bengal Civil Service (Executive)
  • Assistant Commissioner of Revenue in the integrated West Bengal Revenue Service
  • West Bengal Co-operative Service
  • West Bengal Labour Service
  • West Bengal Food and Supplies Service
  • West Bengal Employment Service [Except the post of Employment Officer (Technical)]

Group – B

West Bengal Police Service

Group – C

  • Superintendent, District Correctional Home / Deputy Superintendent, Central Correctional Home
  • Joint Block Development Officer
  • Deputy Assistant Director of Consumer Affairs and Fair Business Practices
  • West Bengal Junior Social Welfare Service
  • West Bengal Subordinate Land Revenue Service, Grade-I
  • Assistant Commercial Tax Officer
  • Joint Registrar (West Bengal State Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission under the Consumer Affairs Department, Government of West Bengal)
  • Assistant Canal Revenue Officer (Irrigation)
  • Chief Controller of Correctional Services

Group – D

  • Inspector of Co-operative Societies
  • Panchayat Development Officer under the Panchayat and Rural Development Department
  • Rehabilitation Officer under the Refugee Relief and Rehabilitation Department

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What is the Eligibility Criteria for WBCS Exam 2021?

  • Nationality: Candidate must be a citizen of India.
  • Age Restriction: Candidate should be more than 18 years of age. Upper age limit should be 36 years for Group A, B & C and 39 years for Group D.
  • Educational Qualification:  Candidate must have the graduation or any other equivalent three years’ degree from a recognized institute and able to read, write and speak in Bengali to be able to apply for WBCS 2020 Exam.

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How much is the WBCS Application Fee?

Candidates are required to pay application either through online mode or through offline mode for WBCS 2020 Exam. SC/ST candidates of West Bengal and Persons with disabilities (PWD) having physical disability of 40% and above are not required to pay any fee for WBCS Jobs.

What is the Pay Scale for WBCS Recruitment 2021?

Name of Group Pay Scale
Group ARs.15,600/- to 42,000/- + G.P. Rs. 5,400/-
Group BRs.15,600/- to 42,000/- + G.P. Rs. 5,400/-
Group CRs.9,000/- to 40,500/- + G.P. Rs. 4,800/-. 4,700/-4,400/-
Group DRs.7,100/- to 37,600/- + G.P. Rs. 3,900/-

What is the Mode of Selection for WBCS 2021 Recruitment?

Selection for WB Civil Service Exam will be done on basis of Written Examination, Personality Test and Personal Interview. Written Examination will be held in two successive stages, viz., (i) Preliminary Examination (Objective Type) and (ii) Main Examination

WBCS Exam Centres 2021:

WBCS Preliminary Examination Centres:

01–Kolkata (North)02–Kolkata (South)
03–Baruipur04–Diamond Harbour
17–Cooch Behar18–Siliguri

WBCS Exam Pattern 2021

WBCS Prelims Exam Pattern:

Subjects NameTotal marks
English Composition25
General Science25
Current events of National &
International Importance
History of India25
Geography of India with special
reference to West Bengal
Indian Polity and Economy25
Indian National Movement25
General Mental Ability25

WBCS Mains Exam Pattern:

PaperGeneral studyTotal marks
IBengali/Hindi/Urdu/Nepali Essay,
Précis Writing, Composition and
Translation from English into
IIEnglish Essay, Précis Writing,
Composition and Translation from
Bengali/Hindi/ Urdu/Nepali
into English
IIIGeneral Knowledge and Current Affairs100
IVThe Constitution of India and the 5yr Plans100
VArithmetic and Test of Reasoning100

How to Fill West Bengal Civil Service Exam Application Form?

  • Candidates are required to visit the official site that is pscwbapplication.in for WBCS 2021 Exam Apply Online.
  • Then, you need to follow link related to WBCS Application form.
  • After that, hit “Sign” tab and candidates who are already registered and fill the detail in WBCS Exam Online Application such as registration number and password and hit submit button.
  • New user can hit on “Enroll Yourself” tab by entering the basic details in WBCS Application Form.
  • A Mobile Number to receive Enrolment No, SMS based notifications/communications related till the recruitment process is over.
  • In the next step, the applicant is required to fill the Qualification & Experience details.
  • In the next step, the applicant is required to choose your Exam Centre preference (Applicable for few posts/Exam).
  • After filling the WBCS Online Application Form, you need to upload scanned passport size photographs and signature.
  • Make payment of application fee.
  • After completion of WBCS 2021 form check form at once and press on “Submit” button.
  • At last, take printout of filled WBCS 2021 application and keep it safe for future use.

Links Related to WBCS 2021:

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West Bengal PSC Recruitment 2021

West Bengal Public Service Commission will hold WBCS Pre Examination for recruitment to West Bengal Civil Service (Exe) and certain other services and Posts. The WBCS Executive Exam 2021 is to be treated as a combined Competitive Examination comprising four separate and distinct examinations.

Those applicants who fulfill all eligibility criteria for West Bengal Civil Service Exam and apply for WBCS Exam Notification 2021 on or before the last date will only eligible to appear in examination. The number of vacancies for WBCS 2021 in different services and posts to be filled up on results of examination will be announced in due time.


To get more details regarding WBCS 2021 Exam, you need to hit above given Official Link. Stay connected with this page to get latest updates regarding West Bengal Civil Service Examination and West Bengal Civil Service Exam Date.

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2 Responses to "WBCS 2021 Exam Date Released| Check Revised Dates, Application Form, Pattern"

  1. sushanta barman

    Any candidate graduate from Netaji Open University,wheather he elligable for wbcs exam?

  2. payel rana

    Any candidate graduate from Netaji Open University,wheather he elligable for wbcs exam?

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