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Jharkhand Combined Civil Services Competitive Examination

Introduction

Jharkhand Public Service Commission (JPSC) conducts Combined Civil Services Examination for recruiting suitable candidates into State government posts. The selected candidates will be inducted into Jharkhand Administrative Services, Jharkhand Police Services, Jharkhand Education Services, Jharkhand Finance Services and other state services. The Commission is responsible for releasing recruitment notifications, exam dates, syllabus and results. Similar recruitment notifications released by other states are Gujarat Civil Services, Haryana Civil ServicesWB Civil Service Executive ExamNagaland Civil Service Exam, etc. 

Positions

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        Qualification

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             (Maximum)

   Pay Scale
1 Jharkhand Administrative Services Graduation or Bachelor’s degree or its equivalent 35 years Rs. 9,300 – Rs. 34,800
2 Jharkhand Finance Services 35 years Rs. 9,300 – Rs. 34,800
3 Jharkhand Educational Services class II 35 years Rs. 9,300 – Rs. 34,800
4 Jharkhand Cooperative Services 35 years Rs. 9,300 – Rs. 34,800
5 Jharkhand Social Security Services 35 years Rs. 9,300 – Rs. 34,800
6 Jharkhand Information Services 35 years Rs. 9,300 – Rs. 34,800
7 Jharkhand Police Services 35 years Rs. 9,300 – Rs. 34,800
8 Jharkhand Planning Services 35 years Rs. 9,300 – Rs. 34,800

Relaxations

Age relaxation is applicable as per the government rules. Five years of age relaxation is applicable for SC/ST candidates and three years for EBC/BC applicants.

Notifications

Other important notifications released by the state government are Jharkhand SSCJharkhand Police, Jharkhand TET, etc.

  • Current Notifications            click here
  • Upcoming Notifications        click here
  • Previous Notifications          click here

Application Procedure

  • Log on to the official website ‘http://www.jpsc.gov.in/’
  • Click on the online application.
  • Enter academic and personal details.
  • Upload your scanned signature and photograph.
  • Make the fee payments.
  • Submit the online application.
  • Take the printout of application form for future references.

Selection Procedure

Jharkhand Public Service Commission conducts recruitment process in three successive stages. Drona provides complete guidance for the aspirants to clear this exam.

  1. Preliminary Examination – Objective type
  2. Main Examination – Written Examination.
  3. Interview

Exam Pattern

JPSC Preliminary Examination – Objective Type

Paper Subject Marks Duration
Paper – I General Studies 200 Two Hours
Paper – II Aptitude 200 Two Hours
Total   400  

For each wrong answer, 0.25 marks will be negated from your score.

JPSC Mains Examination – Descriptive

Paper Subjects Marks Duration
Paper -I General Hindi & English 100 3 Hours
Paper -II Language & Literature 150 3 Hours
Paper -III Social Sciences 200 3 Hours
Paper -IV Indian Polity & Governance 200 3 Hours
Paper -V Indian Economy 200 3 Hours
Paper -VI General Science 200 3 Hours
Total 1050  

Interview

The last stage of recruitment carries 200 marks. Qualified candidates of mains examination will be called for interview, based on the overall performance the commission declares the final result.

Syllabus

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Prelim Examination

  • General Studies I
  • Indian History and Indian National Movement
  • Geography – India and World
  • India -Polity and Economy
  • Jharkhand – History, Geography, Economy, and Culture
  • General Studies II
  • General Science
  • General Mental Ability
  • Current Events of State, National and International Importance

Main Examination

The questions are asked from following categories-

Paper I – General Hindi

  • Synonyms/Antonyms
  • Phrases/Muhavare
  • Comprehension
  • Fill in the Blanks
  • Error Detection
  • Grammar
  • Vocabulary
  • Translation of Sentences
  • Plural Forms

Paper II – General Studies I

  • Modern History of India and Indian Culture
  • Current events of National and International Importance
  • Statistical Analysis, graphs and Venn diagrams
  • Indian Polity
  • Indian Economy and Geography of India
  • The Role of Impact of Science and technology in the development of India

Paper III – General Studies II

  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Environmental Studies
  • History
  • Economics
  • Geography

Preparation/Strategy

Exam Resources

Previous Papers

Main Exam       

Jharkhand Agriculture Previous Paper- I

Jharkhand Agriculture Previous Paper- II

Jharkhand Animal Husband & Veterinary Science Paper I 

Jharkhand Animal_Husband & Veterinary Science Paper II 

Jharkhand Anthropology Paper I

Jharkhand Anthropology Paper II

Jharkhand Bengali Language and Literature Paper

Jharkhand Botany Paper I

Jharkhand Botany Paper II

Jharkhand Chemistry Paper I

Jharkhand Chemistry Paper II

Jharkhand Civil Engineering Paper I

Jharkhand Civil Engineering Paper II

Jharkhand Commerce and Accountancy Paper I

Jharkhand Commerce and Accountancy Paper II

Jharkhand Economics Paper I

Jharkhand Economics Paper II

Jharkhand Electrical Engineering Paper I

Jharkhand Electrical Engineering Paper II

Jharkhand English Language and Literature Paper I

Jharkhand English Language and Literature Paper II

Jharkhand Forestry Paper I

Jharkhand Forestry Paper II

Jharkhand General Hindi Paper 

Jharkhand General Studies Paper I

Jharkhand General Studies Paper II

Jharkhand Geography Paper I

Jharkhand Geography Paper II

Jharkhand Geology Paper I

Jharkhand Geology Paper II

Jharkhand Hindi Language and Literature Paper I

Jharkhand Hindi Language and Literature Paper II

Jharkhand History Paper I

Jharkhand History Paper II

Jharkhand HO Language and Literature Paper I

Jharkhand Ho Language and Literature Paper II

Jharkhand Kharia Paper I

Jharkhand Kharia Paper II

Jharkhand Khortha Paper I

Jharkhand Kurmali Language and Literature Paper I

Jharkhand Kurmali Language and Literature Paper II

Jharkhand Law Paper I

Jharkhand Law Paper II

Jharkhand Labour and Social Welfare Paper I

Jharkhand Labour and Social Welfare Paper II

Jharkhand Management Paper I

Jharkhand Management Paper II

Jharkhand Mathematics Paper I

Jharkhand Mathematics Paper II

Jharkhand Mechanical Engineering Paper I

Jharkhand Mechanical Engineering Paper II

Jharkhand Medical Science Paper

Jharkhand Mundari Language and Literature Paper I

Jharkhand Mundari Language and Literature Paper II

Jharkhand Nagpuri Language and Literature Paper I

Jharkhand Nagpuri Language and Literature Paper II

Jharkhand Panchpargania Language and Literature Paper I

Jharkhand Panchpargania Language and Literature Paper II

Jharkhand Philosophy Paper I

Jharkhand Philosophy Paper II

Jharkhand Physics Paper I

Jharkhand Political Science Paper I

Jharkhand Political Science Paper II

Jharkhand Philosophy Paper I

Jharkhand Philosophy Paper II

Jharkhand Public Administration Paper I

Jharkhand Public Administration Paper II

Jharkhand Sanskrit Language and Literature Paper I

Jharkhand Sanskrit Language and Literature Paper II

Jharkhand Santali Language and Literature Paper I

Jharkhand Santali Language and Literature Paper II

Jharkhand Sociology Paper

Jharkhand Statistics Paper I

Jharkhand Statistics Paper II

Jharkhand Urdu Language and Literature Paper I

Jharkhand Urdu Language and Literature Paper II

Jharkhand Zoology Paper I

Jharkhand Zoology Paper II

Prelims Exam 

Jharkhand General Studies Paper I

Jharkhand General Studies Paper II

Civil Jude Exam

Jharkhand Civil Judge Preliminary Test Set A

Jharkhand Civil Judge English & Hindi Paper

Jharkhand Civil Judge Law Paper I

Jharkhand Civil Judge Law Paper II

Jharkhand Civil Judge Law Paper III

Public Prosecutor

Jharkhand Criminal Minor Act Paper

Jharkhand Essay Paper

Jharkhand Evidence and Criminal Procedure Paper

Jharkhand General English Paper

Jharkhand General Hindi Paper

Jharkhand General Studies Paper

Jharkhand Indian Constitutional Law Paper

Jharkhand Indian Penal Code Paper

Solved Papers                

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Reference Books

  • Academic books of Hindi (Class 6th to Class 10th level)
  • Mental Ability Reasoning – Vijeta Competitions
  • General Studies & General Knowledge – GBK Publications
  • For GK read all the Jharkhand academic books from 6th Class to 10th Class
  • Indian Economy by – Ramesh Singh
  • India’s Struggle for Independence – by Bipin Chandra
  • Indian Society – S P Dhubey
  • Indian history and culture by – BSL Hanumantha Rao