It is recommended to study detailed BPSC Syllabus, Question Papers & Preparation Books to pass BPSC examination. To pass BPSC recruitment examination, candidate has to pass all three examination to appear in merit list.
This post will help you to understand BPSC Syllabus thoroughly to clear BPSC examination.
BPSC 2019 Exam Pattern
BPSC exam is consist of following pattern,
- Prelims Exam
- Main Exam
- Personal Interview
Candidate who clear BPSC prelim exam are called for Main exams which consists of 900 marks followed by personal interview which consist of 120 marks. In total candidates will compete for merit list out of 1020 marks.
|BPSC Exam Pattern||Exam Type||Exam Mode||Marks||Exam Duration|
|Prelims Exam||Objective||Offline||150||2 Hr|
|Mains Exam||Subjective||Offline||900||3 Hr|
BPSC Syllabus to Creak Main and Prelim Exam
Prelim Exam Syllabus
The paper on General Studies will include questions covering the following fields of knowledge:- General Science Current events of national and international importance. History of India and salient features of the history of Bihar. General Geography and geographical division of Bihar and its major river systems. Indian Polity and Economy and major changes in the economy of Bihar in the post independence period.
Indian National Movement and the part played by Bihar in it and also Questions on General Mental Ability. Questions on General Science will cover general appreciation and under-standing of science, including matters of everyday observation and experience, as may be expected of a well educated person who has not made a special study of any scientific discipline.
In History, emphasis will be on broad general under-standing of the subject in its social, economic and political aspects. The candidates are expected to be familiar with the broad aspects of the history of Bihar. In Geography, emphasis will be on geography of India and Bihar. Questions on the Geography of India and Bihar will relate to physical, social and economic Geography of the country including the main features of Indian agricultural and natural resources.
Questions of Indian Polity and Economy will test knowledge on the country’s political system, panchayati raj, community development and planning in India and Bihar.
Question on the Indian National Movement will relate to the nature and character of the nineteenth century resurgence, growth of nationalism and attainment of Independence and candidates will be expected to answer questions on the role of Bihar in the freedom movement of India.
Main Exam Syllabus
General Hindi (Compulsory)
HSLC level paper to test candidates capability on Hindi grammar, Essay, etc.
General Studies Paper-I
- Modern History of India and Indian culture.
- Current events of national and international importance.
- Statistical analysis, graphs and diagrams.
General Studies Paper-II
- Indian Polity:
- Indian economy and Geography of India; and
- The role and impact of science and technology in the development of India.