West Bengal PSC Exam Syllabus 2020 Released @ pscwbapplication.in

Tendulkar | Jul 09, 2020

Overview of WBPSC GEO Physical Assistant Exam Syllabus 2020

Board Name
West Bengal Public Service Commission
Name of the Posts
Geo Physical Assistant
CategoryExam Syllabus
Application Mode
Type of Job
West Bengal Govt Jobs
Work Location
West Bengal
Selection Process
Preliminary Test, Mains Test, Interview
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West Bengal PSC Geo Physical Assistant Syllabus 2020

The West Bengal Public Service Commission higher authorities have released the syllabus for the written test. The written test is conducted to hire the eligible candidates for the post of Geo Physical Assistant. To get selected for this post candidates should good marks and perform well in the exam. To help candidates in scoring good marks, here we have provided all the information about exam pattern, Important topics going to be covered in the exam etc. So, candidates go through it and start preparing for the exam soon. 

Selection Process

The selection process for the WBPSC Geo Physical Recruitment 2020 consists of the following rounds

  • Preliminary Exam
  • Mains Exam
  • Interview

WBPSC Geo Physical Exam Pattern 2020

The Exam consists of Number of Marks carried for each section, Exam duration etc., as shown below

  • Objective type multiple choice questions
  • Each question carries one mark
  • The number of questions is 100
  • Total number of marks 100 
  • Exam Duration is 1 Hour 30 Min
Subject NameMarks
English20 Marks
Arithmetic and Reasoning10 Marks
General Knowledge and Current Affairs10 Marks
Core Subject60 Marks

West Bengal PSC Exam Syllabus 2020

General English

  • Word Formation
  • Idioms & Phrases
  • Sentence Rearrangement
  • Passage Completion
  • Unseen Passages
  • Sentence Completion
  • Theme detection
  • Error Correction
  • Subject-Verb Agreement
  • Fill in the Blanks

General Knowledge

  • Economy, Banking and Finance
  • Countries and Capitals
  • Budget and Five Year Plans
  • History
  • Economy
  • Scientific Research
  • General Politics
  • Indian Constitution
  • Important Financial & Economic News
  • India and its neighbouring countries
  • Science – Inventions and Discoveries
  • Culture
  • Geography
  • Sports
  • Current Affairs – National & International
  • Knowledge of Current Events

Arithmetic Reasoning

  • Algebra
  • Ages
  • Ratio & proportion
  • Sequences & patterns
  • Percentages
  • HCF & LCM, Fractions
  • Games & Tournaments

Core Subject

  • Introduction Geophysics
  • Geophysical Prospecting
    • Seismic Method
    • Potential Field Method - Gravity and Magnetic Method
    • Electrical and Electromagnetic Methods
  • Borehole Geophysics
  • Radioactivity Methods
  • Hydrogeology
  • Application of Geophysics in Groundwater Prospecting

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Frequently Asked Questions

Q. Where can I download the WBPSC Geo Physical Assistant Syllabus 2020?

Ans: Candidates can download the WBPSC Geo Physical Assistant Syllabus by the above-mentioned link or from the official website.

Q. What is the official site for the West Bengal PSC?

Ans: The official website for the West Bengal PSC is pscwbapplication.in.

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