Madhya Pradesh Public Service Commission (MPPSC) State Service Exam is conducted for recruitment to various posts in government departments and offices of the state of Madhya Pradesh. This exam is conducted in two stages namely the Preliminary exam and the Main Exam. Following the IAS exam pattern aspirants who clear the prelim exam are allowed to appear for the main exam. The number of candidates admitted to appear for the main exam is fifteen times more than the number of available vacancies. However the best candidates who clear the main exam and the following procedure are admitted to various posts in respective government department.
Educational Qualification: Graduation in any discipline or equivalent qualification from a recognized university incorporated by an Act of the Central or State Legislature in India.
Age Limit: Candidates aged between 21 and 40 years of age are eligible to apply for MPPSC State Service Preliminary Exam 2015.
NOTE: Age Relaxation for SC/ST/OBC, etc is applicable as per government rules.
The Mains Examination is a written Examination. It consists of 6 Papers which are namely Paper I to Paper VI which are based on Ranking. The Questions will be available in Hindi as well as English in the Question Papers.
The Final Ranking of the candidates is based on the marks obtained in the Mains Exam and the Interview cunducted by the board.
|S.NO||Name of the Paper||Name of the Subject||Duration||Marks||Medium|
|1||Paper I||General studies-I||3 Hours||300||Hindi & English|
|2||Paper II||General studies-II||3 Hours||300||Hindi & English|
|3||Paper III||General studies-III||3 Hours||300||Hindi & English|
|4||Paper IV||General studies-IV||3 Hours||200||Hindi & English|
|5||Paper V||General Hindi||3 Hours||200||Hindi & English|
|6||Paper VI||Essay Writing||2 Hours||100||Hindi & English|