Arunachal Pradesh PSC Exam Pattern and Syllabus 2020

Arunachal Pradesh PSC Exam Pattern 2020: Arunachal Pradesh Public Service Commission conducts Arunachal Pradesh civil service examination to recruit candidates for state services. The candidates are recruited for Group A and Group B services of state government. The various position of the general administration and police officers are filled by the examination. 

The commission releases the Arunachal Pradesh PCS exam pattern in its official notification. The exam is conducted in three phases i.e.

  • APPSC Prelims Exam
  • APPSC Main Exam
  • Interview

Arunachal Pradesh PSC Exam Pattern - Preliminary Examination

The preliminary exam consists of two papers. The exam is a completely objective type (multiple choice question). The exam duration for both the exam is 2 hours each. Below given are the subject details of the prelims exam pattern. 

Paper Subject Marks Duration Language
Paper 1 General Studies 200 2 hours English
Paper 2 CSAT 200 2 hours English

Candidates have to select an optional paper from the list of optional papers. Candidates have to fill the optional subject selected in the application form otherwise the application will be rejected.

Arunachal Pradesh PSC Exam Pattern: Mains Examination

The mains exam will consist of 8 descriptive type papers. Each paper will be of three hours duration. Candidates have to select two optional papers from the list of optional papers given on the commission's website.

Name of Paper Subject Marks
Paper I General English 300
Paper II Essay 250
Paper III  General Studies I 250
Paper IV General Studies II 250
Paper V General Studies III 250
Paper VI General Studies IV 250
Paper VII Optional Paper I 250
Paper VIII Optional Paper II 250

List of Optional Subjects in Mains Exam

Candidates can choose the optional subjects for the mains exam from the list provided below: 
L Agriculture
2. Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Science
3. Anthropology
4. Botany
5. Chemistry
6. Civil Engineering
7. Commerce & Accountancy
8. Economics
9. Electrical Engineering
10. Geography
11. Geology
12. History
13. Law
14. Management
15. Mathematics
1 6. Mechanical Engineering
17. Medical Science
18. Philosophy
19. Physics
20. Political Science & International Relations
21. Psychology
22. Public Administration
23. Sociology
24. Statistics
25. Zoology
26. The literature of one of the following languages: English and Hindi

Personality Test

The candidates for the personality test will be selected on the basis of the merit list prepared based on the marks obtained in the mains exam. The personality test will be of 275 marks. The final list of recommended candidates will be based on the cumulative marks obtained in the Mains exam and the personality test.

Arunachal Pradesh PSC Syllabus

The syllabus for The Combined Competitive Examination (APPSCCE) can be obtained from the commission's website.  Candidates can go through the link given below to access the latest Arunachal Pradesh PSC Syllabus.

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