MPSC Rajyaseva – Eligibility & Exam Pattern
Educational Qualifications: Any Graduation or those appearing in final year of graduation can also appear.
Age : Minimum age 19 years, the maximum age 33 years. Maximum age relaxable OBC candidates (Max. 35yrs.) and SC/ST/NT candidates (Max. 38yrs)
Attempts at the exam: No Limit
How to apply: Register at MPSC website through Online Application System at this location: http://www.mpsconline.gov.in/
After you are registered, you can apply for any MPSC exam through your online account at the above website.
Stages of MPSC State Services (Rajyaseva) Exam:
Prelims: Objective Type Paper – General Studies – 200 marks (0.25 negative marking) – 2 Hours duration
NOTE: Only after successfully clearing of the Prelims exam, you can apply for Main exam otherwise you have to reappear in Prelims in the next year.
Long Answer type papers:
- English paper – 100 Marks
- Marathi paper – 100 marks
Objective Type Questions:
- General Studies paper I- 150 marks, 2 Hours duration
- General Studies paper II – 150 marks, 2 Hours duration
- General Studies paper III - 150 marks, 2 Hours duration
- General Studies paper IV- 150 marks, 2 Hours duration
There are NO optional subject for Main exam.
Negative Marking for GS papers – For 2 wrong answers 1 mark will be cut.
45% in each of the 6 papers for Open Category
40% in each of the 6 papers for Reserved Categories (SC/ST/OBCs, etc)
Interview: 100 marks
Total: 900 Marks
NOTE: Only after successfully clearing of the Prelims and Main exam, you can get a chance to appear in Interview otherwise you have to reappear in Prelims and Main exam in the next year.