Uttar Pradesh public Service Commission (UPPSC) Provincial Civil Services- PCS exam every year is conducted in the state. There are large no. of applicants for this examination. The competition is very high as there are many candidates who wish to join the civil services in the state.
UPPSC PCS Mains Exam Pattern 2017
The objective type question paper will be seen. There will be compulsory subjects and optional subjects in the examination.
- General Subject- 150 marks
- Essay Writing- 150 marks
- General Studies Part 1- 200 marks
- General Studies Part 2- 200 marks
For General Hindi and Essay writing, 3 hours time will be allotted to the applicants and for General Studies (Part 1 & 2), 2 Hours will be allotted
For Optional Subjects- The candidates need to select the subject from the given list-
|Animal Husbandry and veterinary Science|
|6||F||Political Science & International Relations|
UPPSC PCS Mains Exam Syllabus 2017
Hindi Subject- Unseen passages, Abstraction, Government and Semi Government letters,telegram writing, Circular writing, Prefixes & Suffices, Antonyms, Synonyms, idioms & phrases, Spelling & Sentence correction
Essay Writing- There are further 3 sections in this paper-
1st Section- Literature and Culture, Social Sphere, political Sphere
2nd Section- Science & Environment and Technology, Economic Sphere, Agriculture & industry and Trade
3rd Section- National and International affairs, natural calamities, National Development programmes and projects
From above sections, the applicant needs to select 1 topic from each section and write the essay on it.
General Studies I- History of India, Indian National Movement, Population, Environment and Urbanization, World Geography, national & International events, Uttar Pradesh Knowledge
General Studies II- Indian Polity, Indian Economy, general Science, General mental Ability, Statistical Analysis
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