WBCS 2022 Syllabus: Check updates WBCS Prelims Syllabus 2022 & Mains Exam Pattern. Also, download WBPSC WBCS Official Exam Pattern PDF for Mains Compulsory & Optional Papers. In this page, we will provide you the detailed updated syllabus of W.B.C.S 2022 and the examination pattern.
Download West Bengal Civil Service Exam Syllabus 2022 for Preliminary & Mains Exam from here. We have discussed the examination pattern of WBCS 2022 and provided all the updates about this years exam. Read the detailed information about W.B.C.S Group A, B, C, D Selection Process.
Other Important Links for WBCS Aspirants
|WBCS 2022 Notification – Check Release Date|
|WBCS Previous Cut Off Marks|
|Salary of WBCS Officers|
|WBCS Exam Date for Prelims & Mains Exam|
West Bengal Civil Service 2022 Exam Selection Process
The selection process of the W.B.C.S consist of three stages which are:which are:
- Preliminary Exam,
- Mains Exam,
Full marks for each of the exams as per different groups of WBCS will be as follows:
|Name of the Exam||Full Marks|
|Preliminary Exam||200 Marks|
|Main Exam||1600 Marks for Group A & Group B|
1200 Marks for Group C & Group D
|Personality Test||200 Marks for Group A & Group B|
150 Marks for Group C & Group D
WBCS Prelims Syllabus 2022
|Current events of National & International Importance||25||25|
|History of India||25||25|
|Geography of India with special reference to West Bengal||25||25|
|Indian Polity and Economy||25||25|
|Indian National Movement||25||25|
|General Mental Ability||25||25|
|Total||200 Marks||200 Questions|
WBCS Exam Pattern:
- Questions of the Preliminary Exam in WBPSC WBCS will be of Multiple Choice (Objective MCQ) Type.
- Exam will be conducted offline.
- OMR Sheet will be given to answer.
- Duration of the Exam will be 2 Hours.
WBCS Main Exam Syllabus 2022
|Subject||Marks||Duration||Type of Paper|
|Language Paper||200||3 Hours||Descriptive|
|English Paper||200||3 Hours||Descriptive|
|General Studies – Paper I||200||3 Hours||Objective|
|General Studies – Paper II||200||3 Hours||Objective|
|Constitution of India and Indian Economy||200||3 Hours||Objective|
|Arithmetic and Test of Reasoning||200||3 Hours||Objective|
|Optional Subject (2 Papers)||200 + 200 (For Group A & B)||3+3 Hours||Descriptive|
Detailed Syllabus of Mains Exam:
Paper I Syllabus:
- 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 Syllabus:
- 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 Syllabus:
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 Syllabus:
General Studies-II : Science and Scientific & Technological advancement, Environment, General Knowledge and Current Affairs.
Environment Syllabus will consist of the following topics:
- Bio diversity and Coastal Regulation Zone,
- Global Warming,
- Industrial and Environmental Pollution,
- Ozone Layer and related issues
Paper V Syllabus:
The Constitution of India and Indian Economy including role and functions of the Reserve Bank of India.
Indian Economy including role and functions of the Reserve Bank of India Syllabus will be of following topics:
- 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
- Fiscal Policy of Government of India.
Paper VI Syllabus:
Reasoning questions will be asked from following topics:
- Analytical Reasoning: Data Sufficiency,
- Logical Reasoning: Logical Deduction, Forcefulness of the Arguments, Implication of sentences, Inferring from diagrams,
- Series: Letter series, Number series,
- Inferring from Data,
- Analogy tests,
- Symbol Interpretation,
- Mathematical puzzles,
- Odd man out,
- Perception test,
- Non-verbal reasoning &
- Selecting the correct sequence.
Arithmetic Questions will be similar to that of the Compulsory Mathematics paper at the Madhyamik Examination.
Optional Subject List for Mains Exam:
Candidates need to choose one subject from the list given below for the optional subject:
|Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Science|
|Commerce and Accountancy|
WBCS SYLLABUS DOWNLOAD 2022 LINKS
|Prelims Syllabus 2022||Download|
|Main Syllabus 2022||Download|
|Optional Subject Syllabus 2022||Download|
|WBCS Previous Year Question Paper in English & Bengali Language||Download|
The answer can be written in English or Bengali. For some optional subjects, the answer may be written in Nepali Language also.
There will be .25 negative marks for each wrong answer of MCQ.
The prelims will be of 2 Hours duration.
Each day 2 Papers will be schedule for mains. So, the total duration of mains exam will be 4 days.
You can download the official syllabus from www.wbpsc.gov.in website.
The Exam Scheme of the WBCS 2022 has been derived from the old WB Civil Service 2021 Exam scheme as released on the official website (Check Here). If you have any questions or doubts related to the WBCS 2022 Syllabus, then comment below.
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