The Preliminary Examination shall now comprise of two compulsory Papers of 200 marks each and of two hours duration each. Detailed below is the new syllabus and pattern of the Preliminary Examination, which is brought to the notice of the prospective candidates intending to appear at the Civil Services Examination (CSE) 2011 onwards:
Paper I (General Studies) – (200 marks) Duration: Two hours
- Current events of national and international importance
- History of India and Indian National Movement
- Indian and World Geography – Physical, Social, Economic geography of India and the World.
- Indian Polity and Governance – Constitution, Political System, Panchayati Raj, Public Policy, Rights Issues, etc.
- Economic and Social Development – Sustainable Development, Poverty, Inclusion, Demographics, Social Sector Initiatives, etc.
- General issues on Environmental ecology, Bio-diversity and Climate Change – that do not require subject specialization
- General Science.
Paper II (CSAT)- (200 marks) Duration: Two hours
- Interpersonal skills including communication skills;
- Logical reasoning and analytical ability
- Decision making and problem solving
- General mental ability
- Basic numeracy (numbers and their relations, orders of magnitudeetc.) (Class X level), Data interpretation (charts, graphs, tables, datasufficiency etc. -Class X level)
English Language Comprehension skills (Class X level).
- Questions relating to English Language Comprehension skills of Class X level
(last item in the Syllabus of Paper-II) will be tested through passages from
English language only without providing Hindi translation thereof in the question
- The questions will be of multiple choice, objective type.
A set of sample questions for both Papers would be put on the UPSC website http://www.upsc.gov.in in due course for reference of the prospective candidates.
- The prospective candidates are advised to note that no changes are being introduced at this stage in the Civil Services (Main) Examination and Personality Test in the scheme of Civil Services Examination (CSE).
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and one more thing is it necessory to join classes…….?
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when the preliminary exam is going ti be a conduct ?
@Ashwini, Rajyaseva Prelims is on 10th Jun 2012 and last date of online form submission is TODAY (4th Apr 2012).
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sir,i am preparing to competitive exam since last 3year.,and i am looking good about solve the exam paper of mpse such as psi, sti but i am confuse about math .I am very worried for that i hope that you might help me on the issue. sir please help me.
@komal, you should by at lest 2 books on Arithmetic and a question paper set of previous exams. Learn the strategies from the books and solve the old question papers.
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My self Mukesh a science graduate & complete MBA in Mrkt, i ask you how many time required for UPSC Preliminary exam preparation. please guide me.
@Mukesh, you need to devote at least 8 to 10 hours everyday then 3 months are sufficient (ONLY for Prelims) but 1 year for Mains and Prelims together.
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sir,is there all syllabus availlable in mpsc sucess mantra……..nd is it helps for becoming dy.collector or dy.sp
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please give details about the marking scheme as in how many question may be asked and about the negative marking scheme also.
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