Madhya Pradesh Public service commission has issued the examination calendar for the examination of state services & forest services. The successful candidate will get chance to work in the highest post in the state government departments.
I have already shared the list of MP Govt jobs which are scheduled for the year 2018.
The MP state service exam holds one or two-year interval for the Class-II and Class-III officers post. The seat details category wise for this year recruitment are as follows
|Post Name||Vacancy||Pay Scale|
|Dy District Commissioner||27||15600-39100 +5400GP|
|Dy Superintendent Of Police||10||15600-39100 +5400GP|
|Superintendent District Jail||02||15600-39100 +5400GP|
|District Revenue Officer||02||15600-39100 +5400GP|
|Commercial Tax Officer||05||15600-39100 +5400GP|
|Assistant Director||12||15600-39100 +5400GP|
|Additional Assistant Development Commissioner||03||9300-34800 +4200GP|
|Block Development officer||01||9300-34800 +3600GP|
|Naib Tehsildar||29||9300-34800 +3600GP|
|Dy Inspector Revenue||17||9300-34800 +3600GP|
|Commercial Tax Inspector||20||5200-20200 +2800GP|
|Assistant Jail Superintendent||11||5200-20200 +2800GP|
|Dy Inspector Transport||24||5200-20200 +2800GP|
|Cooperative Inspector||18||5200-20200 +2800GP|
Number of Vacancies
This year total number of seats is 202. The seats are further divided according to the MP state reservation rules.
The above-mentioned seats are also divided on the post basis.
MPPSC Eligibility criteria
|Post/Department/Candidates states||Category||Minimum Age in Years||Maximum Age in Years|
|For the post in Police, Commercial, Jail, Transport Department||General||21||28|
|Outside MP candidates||ALL||21||28|
The minimum qualification for the state service examination is Graduation. Those who are the final year of the graduation are eligible to apply for the post provided that their result should be published before the last date of mains form submission.
The candidates having professional degree courses certificate like Engineering, Pharmacy etc are also eligible for the exam.
MPPSC Exam Pattern & Schedule
I have already shared the examination schedule of all MP Govt jobs during 2018. The prelims exam will be held on 18/02/2018 and schedule is listed below.
|Date & Time||Paper name||Minimum Qualifying Marks||Total Marks||Duration in HRS|
|18/02/2018 10:00AM||General Studies||40%||200||02|
|18/02/2018 02:15PM||General Aptitude||40%||200||02|
The prelims exam marks will not be added to the final merit list preparations. Only mains exam & personal interview performance will be considered in the final selection.
The commission will allow 15 times of total seats to appear in the main examination. As the total number of vacancies are 202, hence around 3030 candidates will be qualified for next round.
Mains Exam Pattern
|Paper Name||Total marks||Duration in HRS|
Mains Question Pattern
|Subject||Sections (If applicable)||Total Marks on each section||Very Short Answer Questions 3 Marks Each||Short Answer Questions 6 Marks each||Essay Type 15 Marks each|
|General Studies-I, II, and III||Section A||150||15||10||03|
|General Studies-IV||300||15||15||1 or 2 Case Study of total 65 Marks|
|Hindi||200||20||8 questions of 15 marks each||English Translation of 20 Marks|
|Essay Writing||100||1st of 1000 Words Essay||2nd of 250 Word||3rd of 250 Word|
The minimum qualification percentage marks for each paper is 40%whereas same is set to 30% for reserved category candidates.
Important Points to remember
The candidates who are applying for MP state service commission examination can appear in state forest exam too.
There is no manual correspondence for the examination. So candidates are advised to submit the form for online only.
Age will be calculated from 01.01.2018.
The candidates can download the admit card from date 01.02.2018 to 16.02.2018 through official website MPPSC official website.
Check: MPPSC posts list and salary
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