Gujarat Public Service Commission (GPSC) released an official notification for Gujarat Administrative & Civil Service Exam 2017 for the appointment of 335 Candidates in various departments of Gujarat Department. The candidates need to qualify Gujarat Civil Services Exam 2017 to secure a job in Class I and Class II Vacancies in the Gujarat Government.
We have prepared a comprehensive list of the GPSC Syllabus for both Prelims and Mains. It is important to know the GPSC Syllabus and all the topics covered under it. Besides GPSC Syllabus, one needs to know about the GPSC Exam Pattern well. The medium of the examination shall be English and Gujarati. Gujarati and English Papers in Main Exam shall be in respective Language only
To get recruited through Gujarat Public Service Commission, candidates need to clear the three most essential sections which are as follows:
GPSC Syllabus, therefore, can be broadly divided into two parts; GPSC Prelims Syllabus for GPSC Prelims Exam and GPSC Mains Syllabus for GPSC Mains Exam.
The preliminary examination of GPSC – PCS will comprise of two objective type question paper. GPSC PCS Prelims will be qualifying in nature. The applicants will be given multiple choices for each question. There will be total 400 marks, each paper carrying 200 marks. The duration of each Prelims GS question paper will be 120 minutes. This Examination is meant to serve as a screening test only and the marks obtained in the Preliminary Examination by the Candidates, who are declared qualified for admission to the Main Examination, will not be counted for determining their final order of merit
For the Written Examination, there are basically six papers in GPSC Main Examination i.e. Gujarati, English, Essay, General Studies Paper 1, General Studies Paper 2 & General Studies Paper 3. Total marks assigned to Written Examination is 900. Based on the marks obtained in the Mains Examination by the Candidates are declared qualified for admission to the Interview Test (100 Marks).
Mains syllabus will cover the following areas of knowledge:
This paper is designed to test candidate’s (i) knowledge/awareness of a variety of Subjects and (ii) their ability to compose a sustained piece of writing in the form of an essay. The candidates are required to attempt 3-5 Essays. (About 300 or 500 words each.)
Areas of Testing: This paper would test the following:
1. Ability to compose a well-argued piece of writing
2. Ability to express coherently and sequentially
3. Awareness of the subject chosen
Evaluation / Marking: Credit will be given for the following:
1. Observing established rules and format for essay writing
2. Grammatical correctness of expression
3. Originality of thought and expression
The Structure of the question paper shall be as below
The following topics will be covered in GS-I of GPSC Mains Examination.
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