WBPSC Recruitment Civil Service (Exe) Exam 2019

Start date

06-Nov-18

Last date

26-Nov-18

wbpsc_logoIn accordance with the State Services Recruitment Rules, the WBPSC Recruitment or the Public Service Commission, West Bengal will hold the West Bengal Civil Service (Exe) etc. Examination, 2019 on the results of which recruitment to the West Bengal Civil Service (Exe.) and certain other services and posts will be made. The Public Service Commission, West Bengal or WBPSC Recruitment is the state agency authorized to conduct the Civil Services Examination for entry-level appointments to the various Civil Services of state of West Bengal in India. The office of the Public Service Commission, West Bengal is situated in Kolkata.

রাজ্য পরিষেবা নিয়োগের নিয়ম অনুযায়ী, ডাব্লুবিপিএসসি নিয়োগ বা জনসেবা কমিশন, পশ্চিমবঙ্গ পশ্চিমবঙ্গ সিভিল সার্ভিস (Exe) ইত্যাদি পরীক্ষা করবে, যার ফলাফল পশ্চিমবঙ্গ সিভিল সার্ভিসের নিয়োগ (২011)। ) এবং কিছু অন্যান্য সেবা এবং পোস্ট করা হবে। পাবলিক সার্ভিস কমিশন, পশ্চিমবঙ্গ বা ডাব্লুবিপিএসসি নিয়োগটি হল রাষ্ট্রীয় সংস্থা যা ভারতের পশ্চিমবঙ্গ রাজ্যের বিভিন্ন সিভিল সার্ভিসে এন্ট্রি-লেভেল নিয়োগের জন্য সিভিল সার্ভিসেস পরীক্ষা পরিচালনা করার জন্য অনুমোদিত। কলকাতায় অবস্থিত পশ্চিমবঙ্গের পাবলিক সার্ভিস কমিশনের অফিস।

The number of vacancies for WBPSC Recruitment in different services and posts to be filled up on the results of the examination will be announced in due time.

WBPSC Recruitment scale of Pay-
Name of Past & Department The scale of Pay Age Limit
GROUP – A    
West Bengal Civil Service (Executive) (PB-4A) Rs.15,600/- to 42,000/- + G.P. Rs. 5,400/- Gross emoluments at the entry level: Rs.21,000/- besides D.A., M.A. and H.R.A. admissible as per rules. 21 years to 36 years
Assistant Commissioner of Revenue in the integrated West Bengal Revenue Service (PB-4A) Rs.15,600/- to 42,000/- + G.P. Rs. 5,400/- Gross emoluments at the entry level: Rs.21,000/- besides D.A., M.A. and H.R.A. admissible as per rules. 21 years to 36 years
West Bengal Co-operative Service (PB-4A) Rs.15,600/- to 42,000/- + G.P. Rs. 5,400/- Gross emoluments at the entry level: Rs.21,000/- besides D.A., M.A. and H.R.A. admissible as per rules. 21 years to 36 years
West Bengal Labour Service (PB-4A) Rs.15,600/- to 42,000/- + G.P. Rs. 5,400/- Gross emoluments at the entry level: Rs.21,000/- besides D.A., M.A. and H.R.A. admissible as per rules. 21 years to 36 years
West Bengal Food and Supplies Service (PB-4A) Rs.15,600/- to 42,000/- + G.P. Rs. 5,400/- Gross emoluments at the entry level: Rs.21,000/- besides D.A., M.A. and H.R.A. admissible as per rules. 21 years to 36 years
West Bengal Employment Service [Except the post of Employment Officer (Technical)] (PB-4A) Rs.15,600/- to 42,000/- + G.P. Rs. 5,400/- Gross emoluments at the entry level: Rs.21,000/- besides D.A., M.A. and H.R.A. admissible as per rules. 21 years to 36 years
GROUP – B    
West Bengal Police Service (PB-4A) Rs.15,600/- to 42,000/- + G.P. Rs. 5,400/- Gross emoluments at the entry level: Rs.21,000/- besides D.A., M.A. and H.R.A. admissible as per rules. 20 years to 36 years
GROUP – C    
Superintendent, District Correctional Home / Deputy Superintendent, Central Correctional Home (PB-4) Rs.9,000/- to 40,500/- + G.P. Rs. 4,800/- Gross emoluments at the entry level: Rs.15,960/- besides D.A., M.A. and H.R.A. admissible as per rules. 21 years to 36 years
Joint Block Development Officer (PB-4) Rs.9,000/- to 40,500/- + G.P. Rs. 4,800/- Gross emoluments at the entry level: Rs.15,960/- besides D.A., M.A. and H.R.A. admissible as per rules. 21 years to 36 years
Deputy Assistant Director of Consumer Affairs and Fair Business Practices (PB-4) Rs.9,000/- to 40,500/- + G.P. Rs. 4,800/- Gross emoluments at the entry level: Rs.15,960/- besides D.A., M.A. and H.R.A. admissible as per rules. 21 years to 36 years
West Bengal Junior Social Welfare Service (PB-4) Rs.9,000/- to 40,500/- + G.P. Rs. 4,800/- Gross emoluments at the entry level: Rs.15,960/- besides D.A., M.A. and H.R.A. admissible as per rules. 21 years to 36 years
West Bengal Subordinate Land Revenue Service, Grade-I (PB-4) Rs.9,000/- to 40,500/- + G.P. Rs. 4,800/- Gross emoluments at the entry level: Rs.15,960/- besides D.A., M.A. and H.R.A. admissible as per rules. 21 years to 36 years
Assistant Commercial Tax Officer (PB-4) Rs.9,000/- to 40,500/- + G.P. Rs. 4,800/- Gross emoluments at the entry level: Rs.15,960/- besides D.A., M.A. and H.R.A. admissible as per rules. 21 years to 36 years
Joint Registrar (West Bengal State Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission under the Consumer Affairs Department, Government of West Bengal) (PB-4) Rs.9,000/- to 40,500/- + G.P. Rs. 4,800/- Gross emoluments at the entry level: Rs.15,960/- besides D.A., M.A. and H.R.A. admissible as per rules. 21 years to 36 years
Assistant Canal Revenue Officer (Irrigation) (PB-4) Rs.9,000/- to 40,500/- + G.P. Rs. 4,400/- Gross emoluments at the entry level: Rs.13,400/- besides D.A., M.A. and H.R.A. admissible as per rules. 21 years to 36 years
Chief Controller of Correctional Services (PB-4) Rs.9,000/- to 40,500/- + G.P. Rs. 4,400/- Gross emoluments at the entry level: Rs.13,400/- besides D.A., M.A. and H.R.A. admissible as per rules. 21 years to 36 years
GROUP – D    
Inspector of Co-operative Societies (PB-3) Rs.7,100/- to 37,600/- + G.P. Rs. 3,900/- Gross emoluments at the entry level: Rs.12,270/- besides D.A., M.A. and H.R.A. admissible as per rules. 21 years to 39 years
Panchayat Development Officer under the Panchayat and Rural Development Department (PB-3) Rs.7,100/- to 37,600/- + G.P. Rs. 3,900/- Gross emoluments at the entry level: Rs.12,270/- besides D.A., M.A. and H.R.A. admissible as per rules. 21 years to 39 years
Rehabilitation Officer under the Refugee Relief and Rehabilitation Department (PB-3) Rs.7,100/- to 37,600/- + G.P. Rs. 3,900/- Gross emoluments at the entry level: Rs.12,270/- besides D.A., M.A. and H.R.A. admissible as per rules. 21 years to 39 years
WBPSC Recruitment Important Dates -

Commencement of submission of online application: The 6th November 2018 from 11:30 a.m.
Closing date for submission of online application: The 26th November 2018 (up to 12-00 midnight)
Closing date for submission of fees through online: The 26th November 2018 (up to 12-00 midnight)
Closing date for submission of fees through offline: The 27th November 2018.

Role

Civil Service (Exe) Exam

Salary

Rs.12,270 - Rs 21,000/-

Degree/Education

Graduation

Age Limit

20-39 years (Age Relaxation as per GOI)

Job Location

West Bengal

Vacancies

-

Employment Type

FULL-TIME

Hiring Organization

WBPSC

Educational Qualification

A candidate must have the following qualifications which should be clearly stated in the application. The qualifications prescribed in the advertisement are as per the notified recruitment rules issued by Govt. Candidates must fulfil the essential qualifications by the closing date.

(i) A degree of a recognized University.

(ii) Ability to read, write and speak in Bengali (not required for those candidates whose mother tongue is Nepali) – vide Finance Department’s Notification No.1243-F(P) dated 02.03.2016.

Special Conditions -

(a) West Bengal Police Service (Group ‘B’ Service)- The minimum height requirement is 1.65 metres for male candidates and 1.50 metres for female candidates subject to relaxation in the case of candidates belonging to races such as Gorkhas, Garwalis, Assamese Tribals etc. Candidates intending to be considered for this Group must indicate their height in the appropriate column of the application form.

(b) Assistant Canal Revenue Officer – They will have to work in remote areas and their jurisdiction will cover a large number of villages. They will also be required to attend Tahsil and Zilla Offices for which they may have only cycles as the means of transport and to face and tackle the general public.

(c) West Bengal Junior Social Welfare Service – For service in the Homes for the Blind and / or Deaf and Dumb, a degree or Diploma or certificate in the training of Blind and / or Deaf and Dumb shall be an essential qualification. Any person not possessing the above qualification may be appointed in these Homes on condition that he / she will have to receive in service training for the teaching of the Blind and / or Deaf and Dumb. Male candidates will be unsuitable for the posts meant for institutions for females, and female candidates unsuitable for the posts meant for institutions for males.

(d) West Bengal Subordinate Land Revenue Service, Grade – I – No person shall be appointed to the service unless he has good working knowledge of the Bengali Language, written and spoken (candidates whose mother tongue is Nepali shall be exempted from this requirement, but will be required to pass, within a period of two years a departmental examination in Bengali).

Selected candidates for West Bengal Subordinate land Revenue Service, Grade-I shall be appointed provisionally and shall undergo a period of six months’ in-service training during which they will draw the initial of the scale of pay and allowances as admissible.

Selection Process

The W.B.C.S. (Exe.) etc. The examination consists of two parts –
(1) Written Examination and
(2) Personality Test.

Written Examination will be held in two successive stages, viz.,
(i) Preliminary Examination (Objective Type) and
(ii) Main Examination (Both Objective and Conventional Type).

A number of candidates to be selected on the results of the Preliminary Examination will be allowed admission to the Main Examination and a number of candidates to be selected on the results of the Main Examination will be called to appear at the Personality Test.

The Preliminary Examination will be held at various centres in Kolkata and in certain other districts in West Bengal tentatively on the 20th January 2019. Only scheduled tribe candidates of Darjeeling district and other candidates of the three hill sub-divisions, namely Darjeeling Sadar, Mirik and Kurseong will be allowed to appear at Darjeeling centre. Similarly all candidates from the Kalimpong district will be allowed to appear at KALIMPONG centre.

The Main Examination will be held in Kolkata in the later part of the same year. The Personality Test will be held thereafter in the office of the Public Service Commission, West Bengal, in Kolkata.

LIST OF PRELIMINARY EXAMINATION CENTRES WITH CODE NO:

01–Kolkata (North), 02–Kolkata (South), 03–Baruipur, 04–Diamond Harbour, 05–Barrackpore, 06–Barasat, 07–Howrah, 08–Burdwan, 09–Asansol, 10–Medinipur, 11–Tamluk, 12–Bankura, 13–Berhampore, 14–Malda, 15–Jalpaiguri, 16–Alipurduar, 17–Cooch Behar, 18–Siliguri , 19-Kalimpong and 20–Darjeeling.

The scheme and syllabus of the examination shall be as detailed in the Schedule below:-

Scheme of the Preliminary Examination:

The Preliminary Examination will consist of only one paper, viz., a paper on “General Studies”. The paper will be of an objective type consisting of 200 multiple-choice questions. The paper will carry 200 marks and will be of 2½ hours duration. The standard of the paper will be of the level of knowledge as expected of a graduate of any faculty of a recognized University. The paper will include questions covering the following fields of knowledge:

English Composition 25 Marks
General Science 25 Marks
Current events of National & International Importance 25 Marks
History of India 25 Marks
Geography of India with special reference to West Bengal 25 Marks
Indian Polity and Economy 25 Marks
Indian National Movement 25 Marks
General Mental Ability 25 Marks

The Preliminary Examination is meant to serve as a Screening Test only for the purpose of selection of candidates for the Main Examination. The marks obtained in this examination by the candidates will not be considered for final selection. Only those candidates who will be declared qualified at the Preliminary Examination in a year shall be eligible for admission to the W.B.C.S. (Exe.) etc.(Main) Examination of that year.

Scheme of the Main Examination: The Main Examination shall consist of six Compulsory papers and one optional subject consisting of two papers (Only for candidates applying for group A and/or B) to be chosen by the candidates from the list of optional subjects given below. There will be two papers of the optional subject of 200 marks each. Each paper, Compulsory or Optional, will carry 200 marks and will be of 3 hours duration.

Out of six compulsory papers four papers i.e.
(i) General Studies- I,
(ii) General Studies- II,
(iii) The Constitution of India and Indian Economy including role and functions of Reserve Bank of India and
(iv) Arithmetic and Test of Reasoning will be of MCQ Type to be answered in OMR answer sheets and remaining two compulsory papers i.e. Paper - I and Paper - II will be of conventional typewritten the examination.

Compulsory Papers: Six compulsory papers are as follows:-
Paper I: Bengali/Hindi/Urdu/Nepali/Santali - Letter writing (within 150 words) / Drafting of Report (within 200 words), Précis Writing, Composition and Translation from English to Bengali/Hindi/Urdu/Nepali/Santali
Paper II: English - Letter writing (within 150 words) / Drafting of Report (within 200 words), Précis Writing, Composition and Translation from Bengali/Hindi/Urdu/Nepali/Santali to English
Paper III: General Studies-I : (i) Indian History with special emphasis on National Movement and (ii) Geography of India with special reference to West Bengal.
Paper IV: General Studies-II: Science and Scientific & Technological advancement, Environment, General Knowledge and Current Affairs.
Paper V: The Constitution of India and Indian Economy including role and functions of the Reserve Bank of India.
Paper VI: Arithmetic and Test of Reasoning.

List of Optional Subjects is given in Detailed Notification.

The standard of Arithmetic part of Compulsory Paper – VI(Arithmetic & Test of Reasoning) will be similar to that of the Compulsory Mathematics paper at the Madhyamik Examination of the Board of Secondary Education, West Bengal. Test of Reasoning will cover Analytical Reasoning: Data Sufficiency, Logical Reasoning, Series, Inferring from Data, Analogy tests, Symbol Interpretation, Mathematical puzzles, Odd man out, Perception test, Non-verbal reasoning & Selecting the correct sequence. The standard of other compulsory papers will be of the level of learning expected from a graduate of any faculty of a recognized University.

The two papers of the optional subjects will be of conventional type and the standard of the examination will be approximately that of an Honours Degree Examination as prescribed by the recognized Indian Universities except for Law, Medical Science and Engineering subjects which will be that specified for the LLB, MBBS and BE or equivalent courses respectively recognized by Indian Universities / Institutions. The Topic ‘Environment’ in paper General Studies II will include the following:- Biodiversity and Coastal Regulation Zone, Global Warming, Industrial and Environmental Pollution, Ozone Layer and related issues.

The Topic ‘Indian Economy including role and functions of the Reserve Bank of India’ of the compulsory paper- V will consist of the following:- Central State relation and devolution of central funds to state, Planning process and objectives of five years plan, Functions of RBI and Monetary policy, Central Finance Commission & State Finance Commission and Fiscal Policy of Government of India.

Answers in all the papers, Compulsory and Optional, except the language papers may be written either in English or in Bengali (unless otherwise directed in these rules or in the question papers). Answers in the following optional papers may also be written in Nepali: Optional : (1) Political Science (2) Botany

Candidates shall write their answers to all the questions in only one and the same language in any particular paper. Candidates may use the Devanagari or Bengali Script in the answer papers on Sanskrit, the Devanagari Script in the answer papers on Hindi or Nepali, and the Bengali, Arabic, Persian, Urdu in the answer papers on Bengali, Arabic, Persian and Urdu respectively. Questions for Santali Paper will be set in Olchiki script and answers should also be written in Olchiki.

A summary of the group-wise papers in the Main Examination :

Group ‘A’ & ‘B’ Services & Posts: All 6 compulsory papers and one optional subject consisting of two papers.

Group ‘C’ & ‘D’ Services & Posts : All 6 compulsory papers.

Personality Test: A number of candidates selected in order of merit on the results of the Main Examination for all the services and posts included in Groups A, B, C and D shall have to appear at a Personality Test. Each candidate will be asked questions on matters of general interest. The object of the test will be to assess the candidate’s personal qualities e.g., alertness of mind, the power of clear and logical exposition, intellectual and moral integrity, leadership and also the candidate’s range of interests. Candidates for Group ‘B’ Service (West Bengal Police Service) will be specially tested at the interviews with regard to their suitability for the service. Marks for the Personality Test-

(i) Group ‘A’ & ‘B’ - 200 Marks
(ii) Group ‘C’ - 150 Marks
(iii) Group ‘D’ - 100 Marks

Details for Main Examination and Personality Test -

Compulsory Papers Marks of Group ‘A’ Marks of Group ‘B’ Marks of Group ‘C’ Marks of Group ‘D’
Bengali/Hindi/Urdu/Nepali/Santali - Letter writing (within 150 words) / Drafting of Report (within 200 words), Précis Writing, Composition and Translation from English to Bengali/Hindi/Urdu/Nepali/Santali 200 200 200 200
English - Letter writing (within 150 words) / Drafting of Report (within 200 words), Précis Writing, Composition and Translation from Bengali/Hindi/Urdu/Nepali/Santali to English 200 200 200 200
General Studies-I : (i) Indian History with special emphasis on National Movement and (ii) Geography of India with special reference to West Bengal 200 200 200 200
General Studies-II: Science and Scientific & Technological advancement, Environment, General Knowledge and Current Affairs. 200 200 200 200
The Constitution of India and Indian Economy including role and functions of Reserve Bank of India. 200 200 200 200
Arithmetic and Test of Reasoning. 200 200 200 200
Optional Subject - One subject to be chosen, Two papers of 200 marks each. 400 400 - -
Personality Test 200 200 150 100
Total 1800 1800 1350 1300

How to apply

Application Fees - Rs.210/- (Rupees two hundred ten) only + Service Charge 1% of Examination Fee subject to a minimum of Rs.5/- (Rupees Five) only for online payment through debit/credit card plus service charge /GST as applicable as Govt. Duty or Service Charge of Rs.5/- (Rupees Five) only for Net Banking or Service Charge of Rs.20/- (Rupees Twenty) only for payment through Bank Counter (off-line payment).

SC/ST candidates of West Bengal and Persons with disabilities (PWD) having the physical disability of 40% and above are not required to pay any fee. BC candidates of West Bengal are, however, required to pay the usual fee as aforesaid. NO EXEMPTION OF FEE IS AVAILABLE TO SC/ST/BC CANDIDATES OF OTHER STATES.

How to apply - 

1) Candidates need to apply from the official website of the WBPSC - http://pscwbapplication.in/.

2) Candidate needs to register and upload scanned image and signature. 

3) After successful registration candidate can log in and fill their application form and submit.

 

4) For further details and assistance, the candidates may contact the following numbers on any working day from 10-00 a.m. to 6-00 p.m.
(033) 2262-4181 [Related to Offline Payment],
(033) 4003-5104 [Related to Online Payment]
For Technical Support -9836219994, 9836289994
Help Desk 9073953820
Email-id:- pscwbhelp@gmail.com

For Detailed Notification, Click here - Official Notification

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