West Bengal Civil Service Syllabus 2016 Exam Paper Pattern WBCS PDF
West Bengal Civil Service Syllabus 2016
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West Bengal Civil Service Syllabus 2016:
WBCS Examination 2016 will be held in two stages,
· Preliminary Examination (Objective Type) and
· Main Examination (Both Objective and Conventional Type-Written) and
· Personality Test
Prelims Examination Details:
WBCS Prelims exam will consist of only one paper, that is, a paper on General Studies.
· Questions: 200
· Marks: 200
· Duration of Exam: 2½ hours
Mains Examination Details:
There will be two papers of optional subject of 200 marks each. Each paper, Compulsory or Optional and it will carry 200 marks and duration of exam will be of 3 hours.
Out of 6 compulsory papers four papers are as given below:
· General Studies- I,
· General Studies- II,
· The Constitution of India and Indian Economy including role and functions of Reserve Bank of India and
· Arithmetic and Test of Reasoning
Remaining two compulsory papers:
Paper – I and Paper – II will be of conventional type written examination.
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.
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.
· Indian History with special emphasis on National Movement and
· Geography of India with special reference to West Bengal
Science and Scientific & Technological advancement, Environment, General Knowledge and Current Affairs
The Constitution of India and Indian Economy including role and functions of Reserve Bank of India
· Arithmetic and
· Test of Reasoning
Candidates selected for the Main Examination (Written / Objective) will be called to participate at a Personality Test.
It will be conducted to assess the candidate‘s personal qualities e.g., alertness of mind, power of clear and logical exposition, intellectual and moral integrity, leadership and also the candidate‘s range of interests.
Marks for the Personality Test:
· Group A & B: 200 Marks
· Group C: 150 Marks
· Group D: 100 Marks
WBCS Prelims Syllabus 2016:
This section consists of the following terms as Synonyms, Antonyms, Idioms and Phrases, Vocabulary test, Phrasal Verbs, the same words bearing more than one meaning, use of appropriate and qualifying words etc.
These topics related to General Appreciation & understanding of science, including matters of everyday observation & experience.
History of India:
Here the candidates will be asked questions for General understanding of the subject in its social, economic and political aspects.
Geography of India with special reference to West Bengal:
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:
Knowledge of the country‘s Political System, Panchayatee Raj, Community Development and Planning in India, Questions on the Indian National Movement will relate to the nature and character of the Nineteenth Century Resurgence, Growth of Nationalism and Attainment of Independence.
General Mental Ability:
Logical perception, understanding and natural conclusion