WBCS Syllabus 2021 Prelims Mains Download PDF Exam Pattern

WBCS Syllabus 2021: West Bengal Civil Service 2021 Syllabus for Preliminary & Mains Exam has been discussed below. The PDF link to Download the WBCS Exam Scheme has been provided also. Those who are appearing in the Prelims Exam 2021, must know the WBCS Syllabus 2021 well and prepare for the exam accordingly. One can find below the syllabus of WBCS Exam 2021 in Bengali & English Language.

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WBCS 2021 Syllabus for Prelims, Mains & Interview

WBCS Syllabus 2021 prelims & mains exam download pdf
Name of Recruitment AuthorityWest Bengal Public Service Commission
Exam NameWest Bengal Civil Service
Selection ProcessPreliminary Exam, Mains Exam, Interview
Application ModeOnline
Syllabus FormatPDF
Official Websitewww.pscwbapplication.in

WBCS Selection Process 2021

Candidates are selected based on following tests –

  1. Preliminary Exam (200 Marks) ,
  2. Mains Exam,
  3. Interview/Personality Test.

WBCS Preliminary Exam Pattern 2021

WBCS Syllabus 2021

Subject Name

Marks

Questions

Duration of Exam

English Composition

25

25

2 Hours

General Science

25

25

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

200

2 Hours

WBCS Subject Code 2021

SubjectCode
Bengali1
Hindi2
Pali3
English4
Sanskrit5
Arabic6
Santali7
French8
Urdu9
Persian10
Comparative Literature11
Agriculture12
Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Science13
Anthropology14
Botany15
Civil Engineering16
Chemistry17
Commerce and Accountancy18
Computer Science19
Economics20
Electrical Engineering21
Law22
Geology23
History24
Mathematics25
Geography26
Management27
Mechanical Engineering28
Physics29
Philosophy30
Physiology31
Medical Science32
Political Science33
Zoology34
Sociology35
Statistics36
Psychology37

WBCS Prelims Syllabus 2021 {in detail}

English Syllabus:

  • Synonyms,
  • Antonyms,
  • Idioms and Phrases,
  • Vocabulary test,
  • Phrasal Verbs,
  • Same words bearing more than one meaning,
  • Use of appropriate and qualifying words etc.

General Science Syllabus:

  • General appreciation and understanding of science,
  • Matters of everyday observation
  • Experience as may be expected of a well-educated person

History Syllabus:

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

Geography of India:

  • Physical, Social and Economic Geography of the country,
  • Main features of Indian Agricultural and Natural Resources with special reference to West Bengal.

Indian  Polity and Economy Syllabus:

  • Political  System,
  • Panchayatee  Raj,
  • Community Development and Planning in India, 

Indian National Movement:

  • Nature and character of the Nineteenth Century Resurgence,
  • Growth of Nationalism
  • Attainment of Independence.

General Mental Ability Syllabus:

  • Logical perception, understanding and natural conclusion.

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WBCS Mains Exam Pattern 2021

After the prelims exam in West Bengal Civil Service (WBCS), qualified candidates are required to appear in Main exam or mains test. There are 7 papers including 6 compulsory and 1 optional papers. WBCS Syllabus 2021 for each of the paper of the WBCS MAINS exam is available to download in the post. The written exam will be subjective as well as objective. The WBCS Syllabus 2021 and structure is also analyzed in the below post. The mains test will be followed by personality test or interview.

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WBCS Syllabus 2021

Papers

Marks

Group ‘A’Group ‘B’Group ‘C’Group ‘D’
Language Paper (Bengali/Hindi/Urdu/Nepali/Santali)

200

200

200

200

English Paper

200

200

200

200

General Studies – Paper I

200

200

200

200

General Studies – Paper II

200

200

200

200

Constitution of India and Indian Economy

200

200

200

200

Arithmetic and Test of Reasoning

200

200

200

200

Optional Subject – (One subject : Two papers of 200 marks each)

400

400

NA

NA

Personality Test

200

200

150

100

Total Marks

1800

1800

1350

1300

Among the 6 compulsory papers, the last four papers mentioned above that is paper no 3, 4, 5 and 6 will be of objective type and the paper 1, 2 and optional paper (both the 2 parts) will WBCS Syllabus 2021 be of subjective or descriptive type. In the 4 objective papers candidates have to answer in OMR sheet. Other 3 subjective papers are need to be answered in descriptive manner for which space will be provided.

There are negative marking for the wrongly marked answers also.

Total marks for the WBCS Main & Personality Exam 2021 Group Wise:

Now we will discuss about how many marks exam are conducted for the WBCS Main Exam. The total marks for the exam depends on the grade you have applied for. Group wise marks distribution for main and interview (personality test) is given below –

  • Group A – 1600 marks + 200 marks for interview – Total 1800.
  • Group B – 1600 marks + 200 marks for interview – Total 1800.
  • Group C – 1200 marks + 150 marks for interview – Total 1350.
  • Group D – 1200 marks + 100 marks for interview – Total 1300.

WBCS Mains Exam Syllabus 2021 {Compulsory Papers} PDF

Language Paper Syllabus:

1. Language Paper 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.

2. English Paper Syllabus:

  • Letter writing (within 150 words) / Drafting of Report (within 200 words),
  • Précis Writing,
  • Composition and Translation from Bengali/Hindi/Urdu/Nepali/Santali to English.

3. General Studies – Paper 1 Syllabus:

  • Indian History with special emphasis on National Movement
  • Geography  of India with special reference to West Bengal.

4. General Studies – Paper 2 Syllabus:

  • Science and Scientific & Technological advancement,
  • Environment,
  • General Knowledge
  • Current Affairs.

Special Requirement for West Bengal Civil Police Service (Group B)

Minimum Height for WB Police Service:

  • For Male Candidates – 1.65 metres
  • For Female Candidates – 1.50 metres.

Relaxation in height will be provided for candidates belonging to races such as Gorkhas, Garwalis, Assamese Tribals etc.

WBCS Optional Subjects Syllabus 2021 {ALL SUBJECTS} Download PDF

Group A and B cadres will have to appear in Optional Papers. There will be two papers each having 200 marks consisting of 400 marks optional paper. So, the Group A and Group B cadres will have to answer 1600 marks mains paper. WBPSC has mentioned the detailed WBCS Syllabus 2021 of optional subject. As there will be two papers from the optional paper, they have mentioned part wise subject for each paper separately.

Download WBCS Optional Subject Syllabus of All Subjects (Paper 1 & Paper 2) – Click Here.

Important Criteria for Choosing Optional paper in WBCS:

Candidates have to choose one optional paper during the time of application for the prelims. They can choose any of the subjects mentioned in WBCS prospectus. There are some restrictions on selecting the optional subjects also. Please check it out on the official website at www.pscwb.org.in.

Duration of the WBCS 2021 mains exam

The WBCS main exam will be carried out during a period of 4 days. 3 days for 6 common papers and 1 day for optional paper. The venue of the mains test will be in Kolkata Centre only. In a single day 2 papers will be held in Morning and evening session.

  • Each paper will be of 3 hours duration.
WBCS Prelims Examination Centers

Code wise Examination Centers have been given below for WBCS Preliminary Examinations –

  • 01–Kolkata (North),
  • 02–Kolkata (South),
  • 03–Baruipur,
  • 04–Diamond Harbour,
  • 05–Barrackpore,
  • 06–Barasat,
  • 07–Howrah,
  • 08–Burdwan,
  • 09–Asansol,
  • 10–Medinipur,
  • 11–Tamluk,
  • 12–Bankura,
  • 13–Berhampore,
  • 14–Malda,
  • 15–Jalpaiguri,
  • 16–Alipurduar,
  • 17–Cooch Behar,
  • 18–Siliguri,
  • 19-Kalimpong,
  • 20–Darjeeling.

How to download WBCS Syllabus 2021?

WBCS Syllabus 2021 downloading process step by step method
  1. Visit the official website www.wbpsc.gov.in.
  2. After that, in the menu section, find “Examination” link.
  3. Select WBCS Syllabus from Drop Down Menu. Click on it.
  4. You will see a list of Examination Syllabus conducted by Public Service Commission of West Bengal.
  5. Thereafter, download the WBCS Prelims & Mains Syllabus in PDF format in English & Bengali language.

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WBCS Syllabus 2021-FAQs

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We have given the link of the official website here. You can download the WBCS Syllabus by clicking on the link of the official website www.wbpsc.gov.in.

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Of course you can download it in PDF format with the link given in the article.

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