RPSC RAS Previous Question Paper – Download Old Papers Solved PDF

Rajasthan Administrative Service (RAS) exam is conducted by RPSC every year & is a prestigious job. So aspirants should take the help of RPSC RAS Previous Years Question paper for the upcoming exams. Therefore we will provide last 5 years solved old question paper of Rajasthan PSC RAS (Civil Service) prelims & mains exam in Hindi Language and English. By solving these Previous Papers, not only you will build your confidence, you will get some idea about questions asked in the exam as well. Solving the model questions answers are not the only way to get success.

RPSC RAS RTS Prelims Exam – Model Question Paper

Unless you solve at least last 5 years / 10 years previous question paper for the Rajasthan public service commission Administrative Service or civil service exam, you may miss the opportunity to get a chance. So, in this post we will be dealing with the RPSC RAS Old Question papers for Pre and Mains exam and also will try to provide the links in PDF format along with the Syllabus & exam pattern.

RPSC RAS Previous Years Old Question Paper Download @ rpsc.rajasthan.gov.in

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Before we provide you the old question papers links in PDF (downloadable) format, we should take a little knowledge about the exam syllabus.

RPSC Exam Pattern

RAS Prelims Syllabus in Hindi-

The exam will be of 3 hours and Negative Marking is there (1/3 Per Wrong Answer).

Type of QuestionSyllabusNumber of QuestionsTotal Marks
Objective Typeसामान्य ज्ञान और सामान्य विज्ञान150200

Download Detailed Preliminary Exam Syllabus for Rajasthan Administrative Service here.

Rajasthan State & Subordinate Services Combined Competitive Exam Syllabus – Mains

Type of QuestionsPaper NameSyllabusDurationनिशान
Descriptive TypeIसामान्य अध्ययन – Paper 13 hours for each paper200 Marks each paper
IIसामान्य अध्ययन – Paper 2
IIIसामान्य अध्ययन – Paper 3
IVसामान्य हिंदी & English

RAS Mains Syllabus in details (PDF in English) – Click here.

Click here for more elaborated RAS / RTS Selection Process & Exam pattern.

Download RAS / RTS Old Question Paper PDF Hindi / English

Previous Question Paper  – Year 2016

RAS 2016 Prelims Paper

Exam Date

Paper Name

Download Link


RAS / RTS Preliminary Combined Competitive Examination 2016

Click here

Download RAS 2016 Prelims Answer Key / solution – Click here. (Held on 28-08-2016)

RAS / RTS 2016 Mains Question Paper

Exam Date

Paper Name

Download Link


RAS Mains 2016 – GS Paper 1

Click here.


GS Paper 2

Click here.


GS Paper 3

Click here.


General English & Hindi – Paper 4

Click here.

There was no optional question paper in Rajasthan State & Subordinate Services Exam 2016.

Download Previous Question Paper  – Year 2013

RAS 2013 Question Paper Prelims

Exam DatePaper NameDownload Link
26-10-2013Pre Exam Paper GK & GSClick here.
26-10-2013Pre Exam for Blind CandidatesClick here.
19-11-2013Preliminary Exam 2013 (GK & GS)Click here.
31-10-2015RAS / RTS Pre Exam 2013Click here.

Download RPS RAS RTS Solved Question Paper / Solution of Exam held on 31st October 2015 – Click here.

RPSC 2013 Mains – Question Paper Download

Paper NameDownload Link
Paper IClick here.
Paper IIClick here.
Paper IIIClick here.
Paper IVClick here.

Other questions of year 2012 are not relevant to this years exam as the pattern has been changed a long time ago. Therefore candidates should concentrate on the syllabus deeply and RPSC RAS Previous Question Paper follow the recent years question paper. Standard of questions held earlier by RPSC subordinate & state service consisted of different patterns and hence lo longer recommended for you.

Check here Rajasthan Administrative Service Exam Date & Admit Card.

As you have seen that both the Final answer keys have been furnished above along with the preliminary question paper, you should grab full opportunity and download to your computer. Also you may download these question papers and print it so that you can take reference of the Solved Old Question paper of RPSC.

Impact of RPSC Old Question papers in RAS Exam 2020

Preliminary Exam is of Multiple choice questions. Furthermore, it consists of Latest Current Affairs and other relevant issues. Therefore if you think that questions are repetitive then it may not be exactly the same. However, you should read and solve these Rajasthan State Service Exam previous years papers because the questions should be of similar level.
What about Mains Question Paper ?
In the mains exam, you will across Descriptive type questions. Here you need to solve the questions with your analytical ability and logic. As Rajasthan Civil Service Exam will test your capability for being able to deserve Civil Service Officer posts, you should answer the questions with your explanation skill. So, if you know what type of questions the PSC had asked in earlier years, you should get the exact point from where and how you should take your preparation.

Important Information Regarding RPSC Civil Service State / Subordinate Exam 2020

Exam Name

RPSC RAS / RTS Exam 2020


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Starting of form fill up

12th April 2020

Last Date for applying

11th May 2020

Application Form Correction Window

12th – 18th May

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Therefore the Previous years questions will play a vital role for the upcoming examination and you should take the preparation for the exam right now by starting with these old papers.
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