WBCS Exam Syllabus 2020 – WBCS 2020 Syllabus & Exam Pattern

WBCS Exam Syllabus 2020 – WBCS 2020 Syllabus & Exam Pattern: West Bengal Public Service Commission (WBPSC) will conduct Civil Service Exam 2020 for the candidate on West Bengal Civil Service post. The examination will consist two parts i.e Written Examination (Preliminary & Mains) and Personality Test. In this Web Page, We will discuss complete details about WBCS 2020 Syllabus, WBCS 2020 Exam Date & Exam Pattern….

WBCS Exam Syllabus 2020 – WBCS 2020 Syllabus & Exam Pattern

Name of the Organization: West Bengal Public Service Commission
Organization Website: http://www.pscwbonline.gov.in
Exam Location: West Bengal, India
Post Category: Syllabus & Exam Pattern

Major Topics of WBCS Exam 2020

Depending upon services, the WBCS Exam Pattern for preliminary and main examination varies.
WBCS Preliminary Exam: Single Paper
WBCS Main Exam of Group A and Group B Services: 6 compulsory papers and one optional subject
WBCS Main Exam of Group C and Group D Services: 6 compulsory papers only

West Bengal Civil Service Exam Pattern 2020


WB Public Service Commission Civil Services Preliminary Exam Pattern

♦ WBCS is an Objective type Examination.
♦ The Papers Consists of 200 multiple-choice questions.
♦ Each question carries one mark.
♦ The Exam duration is 2 hours 30 minutes.

S.No Name of the Subjects Marks Exam Duration
1 English Composition 25 2 hours 30 minutes
2 General Science 25
3 Current Events of National & International Importance 25
4 History of India 25
5 Geography of India with special reference to West Bengal 25
6 Indian Polity and Economy 25
7 Indian National Movement 25
8 General Mental Ability 25
    Total 200 Marks

WBCS Civil Services Mains Exam Pattern 2020

♦ The West Bengal Civil Services Main Exam consists of 6 Compulsory papers and 1 optional Subject of 2 paper (Only for Group A & B applied candidates).
♦ PSC West Bengal Civil Services Mains Exam consists of 8 Papers.
♦ Each paper contains 200 questions and carries 200 marks each.
♦ The time duration for each Paper is 3 hours.

S.No Type of Exam Paper No Name of the Subject Total Marks Duration of the test
1 Written Test I Bengali/ Hindi/ Urdu/ Nepali/ Santali  200  3 hours
II English  200  3 hours
III General Studies – I  200  3 hours
IV General Studies – II  200  3 hours
V  Indian Constitution & Indian Economy  200  3 hours
VI  Arithmetic & Test of Reasoning  200  3 hours
VII  Optional Subject (Paper – I) For Group A & B Only  200  3 hours
VIII  Optional Subject (Paper – II) For Group A & B Only  200  3 hours
    Total  1600 Marks
2 Personality Test 200 Marks
   Total 1800 Marks

WBPSC Civil Services Prelims Exam Syllabus 2020

English Composition:
• Idioms and Phrases
• Synonyms
• Antonyms
• The same words are bearing more than one meaning.
• Vocabulary test
• Phrasal Verbs
• Use of appropriate and qualifying words etc

General Science:
• General appreciation and understanding of science.
• Including matters of everyday observation and experience.

• Emphasis will be on the broad general understanding of the subject in its social.
• Economic and political aspects.

Geography of India:
• Physical.
• Social and Economic Geography of the country.
• Including the main features of Indian Agricultural and Natural Resources with special reference to West Bengal.

Indian Polity and Economy:
• Panchayati Raj
• Knowledge of the country‘s Political System.
• Community Development and Planning in India.

Indian National Movement:
• Nature and character of the Nineteenth Century Resurgence.
• The Growth of Nationalism and Attainment of Independence.

General Mental Ability:
• Understanding
• Logical perception
• Natural conclusion.

WBCS 2020 Main Examination Syllabus wise Subjects wise and Paper wise Details is Below

Paper I: Bengali / Hindi / Urdu / Nepali / Santali – Letter Writing (Within 150 Words) / Drafting of Report (Within 200 Words) Precis 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 Reserve Bank of India.

Paper VI: Arithmetic and Test of Reasoning.

The West Bengal Civil Service Syllabus 2019 enclosed here is only for the reference. Applicants can refer the official website for clear details of the WBPSC Civil Services Exam Syllabus and Exam pattern. We will change the syllabus here if there were any modifications. So, Stay tuned to our site Sarkari Result for more latest updates on the Job notifications, syllabus, previous papers, admit cards, results.