PPSC Combined Competitive Exam Syllabus 2020 Download @ ppsc.gov.in

Tendulkar | Jul 17, 2020

Overview of Punjab Civil Services Syllabus 2020

Name of the Organisation
Punjab Public Service Commission (PPSC)
Exam NamePunjab State Civil Services Combined Competitive Exam
Selection processWritten Exam
Job Role
Civil Services
Application ModeOnline
Prelims Exam DateSeptember 2020 
Type of Job
Punjab Govt Jobs
No of Vacancies
Job Location
Official Site

Punjab PSC Civil Services Exam Syllabus 2020

The Punjab Civil Services officials have released the syllabus for the candidates who have applied for the Recruitment. Applied aspirants can download the syllabus from the official website, or you get in the following sections. Go through the important topics mentioned in the following sections to get an idea about the questions covered in the exam. The PPSC Syllabus and Exam pattern plays a vital role in the preparation of the exam. So, every candidate going to appear for the exam should know about the syllabus and exam pattern.

PPSC Recruitment 2020 Selection process

The selection process of the Punjab Civil Services Recruitment 2020 consists of following rounds

  • Written Exam

PPSC Civil Services Exam Date

The PPSC Prelims exam for the post of Civil Services will be conducted in September 2020 Tentatively. So, individuals get ready with the required documents to attend the exam.

Punjab PSC Combined Competitive Exam Pattern

Section A

Comprehension10 Marks
Precis Writing10 Marks
Letter Writing10 Marks
Essay Writing10 Marks
Translation10 Marks

Section B

Subject NameMarks
Grammar50 Marks


The Essay writing consists of 150 Marks, and the essay should be written in English or Punjabi on specified topics

Download PPSC Civil Services Exam Syllabus 2020 Pdf 

Paper I General Studies

  • Everyday Science
  • Environmental studies
  • Political theory & international order
  • Indian polity
  • History of India
  • Indian Economy
  • Geography
  • Current events of national and international importance
  • Punjab

Paper-II Civil Services Aptitude Test

  • General Studies I 
    • History
    • Geography
    • Society
  • General Studies II
    • Indian Constitution & Polity
    • Governance
    • International Relations
  • General Studies III
    • Indian Economy
    • Statistical Analysis, Graphs and Diagrams
    • Issues related to Security
  • General Studies IV
    • Science and Technology
    • Environment
    • The situation in Civil Service 
    • Problem-solving and Decision Making

General English

  • Para Completion
  • Active and Passive Voice
  • Error Correction (Underlined Part)
  • Substitution
  • Transformation
  • Sentence Arrangement
  • Sentence Completion
  • Prepositions
  • Synonyms
  • Joining Sentences
  • Fill in the blanks
  • Idioms and Phrases
  • Error Correction (Phrase in Bold)
  • Spelling Test
  • Sentence Improvement
  • Passage Completion
  • Antonyms
  • Spotting Errors

Other Important links

Punjab Civil Services Recruitment 2020
Punjab Civil Services Admit Card 2020

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What is the officials site for the PPSC?

Ans: The official site for the PPSC is ppsc.gov.in.

Q. Where can I download the Punjab PSC Civil Services Syllabus 2020?

Ans: Candidates can download the Punjab PSC Civil Services Syllabus from the official website or you can get from the above article.

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