Jharkhand Public Service Commission (JPSC) EXAM
JPSC 2020 Highlights
|Name of the Exam||Jharkhand Public Service Commission|
|Vacancies||Yet to be released soon|
|Mode of Application||Online|
|Selection process||The selection process consists of three stages:
JPSC 2020 Important Dates
The essential exam dates regarding JPSC 2020 are given below in the table that will help you to connect with the latest affairs better.
|JPSC Notification Date 2020||Yet to be released soon|
|JPSC Online Application Start Date 2020||Yet to be released soon|
|Last date to Apply JPSC 2020||Yet to be revealed soon|
|JPSC 2020 Admit Card Download Date||Yet to be released soon|
|JPSC Exam Date 2020||Yet to be released soon|
JPSC 2020 Eligibility criteria
Eligibility of JPSC 2020 related to Education is given below:
|Educational Qualification criteria|
|Minimum Qualification: A Bachelor’s degree from a University recognized by Govt. or equivalent qualification.|
Age Limit for JPSC 2020
JPSC age limit for Combined Civil Service Examination is considered from:
- Minimum Age as per 1st August 2016
- Maximum Age as per 1st August 2010
|Category||JPSC Age Limit (Maximum)|
|Backward Class I and II||37 years|
|SC/ST (Males and Female)||40 years|
|Women (General / Backward)||38 years|
Minimum age criteria for different services are:
|Category of Service||Minimum Age|
|Jharkhand Information Service||22 years|
|Jharkhand Administrative Service||21 years|
|Jharkhand Social Security Service|
|Jharkhand Financial Service|
|Jharkhand Education Service (Class- II)|
|Jharkhand Planning Service|
|Jharkhand Cooperative Service|
|Jharkhand Police Service||20 years|
JPSC 2020 Application Process
The JPSC 2020 Application is via online mode. Moreover, the application form is easily available for download on the official website. The candidates need to fill up all the details asked in the application form correctly and precisely. All the details should be correct, and mostly take care of filling up the contact details as they are an important part of the form. Additionally, the applicant needs to pay the application fees while submitting the form. For reference, candidates should take a copy of the filled form.
- Check the official website for an original application form
- Click on the homepage
- Press on the button of “online application” which is present on the left
- Select the form type for the Examination
- Register yourself on the official website
- Fill proper detail
- Re-check the details you filled in the form
- A registration number will be given for future reference
- In the next part of the application, form candidates need to provide updated passport size scanned photo with signature
- Pay application fees online
- Registration slip will be provided after the completion of the procedure.
Application fees of JPSC 2020
The application fee is mandatory to pay in both online and offline mode. A candidate’s application form will get canceled if the application fee is not paid within the due date. If any candidate pays an extra application fee, then the commission will not refund it. Candidates can pay by Online mode like net banking/ Credit card/ debit card of renowned banks.
|Unreserved candidates (BC-I and BC-II)||INR 600 + Bank Charges|
|Jharkhand SC/ST||INR 150 + Bank Charges|
JPSC 2020 Admit Card
There is a link available on the official website of JPSC, which will direct you to the Admit Card of JPSC Examination. The applicants should frequently check the official website for the latest updates. Admit the applicant should carry the admit card to the exam hall or else will not be allowed to give the Examination. After checking all the information, the Admit card applicants can download it. If there is any wrong entry in the Admit card, it should be informed to the officials immediately.
The Admit card is released 10-15 days prior to the Examination, and Admit Card is issued to the candidates who qualify for the prelim exam.
The details present in the Admit card that you must check are:
- Candidates Name
- Registration Number
- Date of Birth
- Name of the center for Examination
- Date of Admission test
- Exam Time
JPSC 2020 Exam Pattern
JPSC Examination is held in three essential steps. They are:
- Preliminary Examination
- Main Examination
- The Personality Assessment Round / Interview
The first Exam, i.e., preliminary Exam, deals mainly with MCQ type questions. The candidate needs to be qualified for the main exams by completing this Exam successfully. The prelim marks are not calculated for the final merit list. Two marks questions need to be attempted in 4 hours. The next Exam is the Main Examination is for those who have qualified the prelim exam. There is again an application procedure before the Main Exam that needs to be completed. The rank of a candidate in the final merit list will be decided according to marks obtained in this Exam. When a candidate qualifies the main Exam, he/she has a chance for the next round. The duration for each of the six papers is 3 hours in mains and has total marks of 1050 for the Exam.
The assessment of the personality round will be for the candidates who qualify for the Main Examination. Moreover, the score of the main and interview will decide the rank of the candidate in the merit list. It has a total of 200 marks in the Exam.
Preliminary Examination (Objective Type)
|Subject||Total Marks||Total Duration(hours)|
|General Studies – I||100||2|
|General Studies – II||100||2|
There is not a single negative marking for any incorrect answers.
Main Examination (Subjective Type)
|Paper Number and Subject||Maximum marks|
|Paper-I General English and Hindi (2 sectors of 50 marks each)||100|
|Paper-II Language and Literature||150|
|Paper-III History and Geography||200|
|Paper-IV Indian Constitution, Administration, and Reforms||200|
|Paper-V Indian Economy, Globalization and Sustainable development||200|
|Paper-VI GS, Envt. And technology development||200|
The duration for papers in the Main exam is for 3 hours.
- Viva-voce (Interview) of 100 marks
The total is 1150 marks of mains and personality tests.
Syllabus JPSC 2020
Preliminary Exam consists of two different papers that are General studies & Jharkhand Specific General Studies.
General Studies Paper
|History of India||Ancient India; Medieval India; Modern India|
|Geography of India||General and Physical Geography; Economic|
|Economic and Sustainable Development||Basic Features; Sustainable Development and Economic issues|
|Indian Polity & Governance||Constitution of India; Public Administration and decentralization|
|General Science||Science and Technology|
|National and International Current Events|
|Jharkhand Specific Questions||General Awareness (History, Society, Culture, and heritage)|
|Misc Questions of general nature|
General Studies Paper-II (Jharkhand Specific)
|History of Jharkhand|
|Specific Identity of Jharkhand|
|Jharkhand: Literature and Literary Person|
|Jharkhand: Major Educational Institutions|
|Jharkhand: land-related Laws/Acts|
|Jharkhand: Industries and resources|
|Jharkhand: Disaster management|
JPSC 2020 Selection process
The Selection Process of JPSC 2020 is somewhat similar to many State PSC and Union PSC. There are three main stages of selection for JPSC that are:
- Preliminary Examination
- Main Examination
The Preliminary Exam consists of two GS papers. The candidates who complete JPSC Combined Civil Services Prelims successfully can appear for the Main Examination. Additionally, who clears the Main Exam will have a chance to appear for the Final Interview.
JPSC 2020 Cutoffs & Results
The most recent cut-off of JPSC was released for the 6th Final JSPC Cut-off. We have that information available for you here:
Cut-off marks for Physically handicapped candidates Selected by Horizontal Reservation
|Deaf and Dumb||457|
The cut-off marks usually depend on the number of vacancies, difficulty level, number of applicants, etc.
JPSC 2020 Results
The result of the candidates is released by JPSC after the completion of the selection process successfully.
Any candidate who is willing to the results can follow these steps:
- Go to the homepage of the official website of JPSC check the link that is proving results for JPSC CS exam
- To the check, the result applicants have to enter the correct information of Date of the Birth, Roll number.
- After this procedure candidates will have the mark sheet immediately
- Save a scanned copy or copy of result for your future reference
JPSC 2020 Vacancy
The Vacancies of different posts are yet to be announced.
|J.A.S||Will be announced soon|
|A Class Tehsildar|
|Excise and Taxation Officer|
JPSC 2020: Salary
|J.A.S||INR 9300 to 34800 Grade Pay- INR 5400|
|Jharkhand Social Security Services||INR 9300 to 34800 Grade Pay- 4800|
How to prepare for the JPSC exam?
The JPSC exam demands a lot of attention and completion of the syllabus as per the latest trend. Constant practice is required for boosting your confidence and learning the exact and correct way to solve the questions. A boost of confidence, a lot of practice, and efficient study will help you crack JPSC.