Pattern & Syllabus of Bihar Public Service Commission Mains Examination

Three stages of Exams:-

1) Preliminary Exams

2) Main Exams

3) Interview

Main Exams:-

This is a subjective type questions based test which if the candidate passes, passes to the third phase.

There are three subjects which are compulsory –
• Mathematics
• General Knowledge
• English

Syllabus for Mathematics:-

Sr. No.
Subjects
1)Algebra
2)Linear Algebra
3)Calculus
4)Trigonometry
5)Analytic Geometry
6)Dynamics, Statics and Hydrostatics
7)Vector Analysis
8)Real Analysis
9)Complex Analysis
10)Partial differential equations

Syllabus of General Knowledge:-

Sr. No.
Subjects
1)Current events of national and international importance
2)History of India and Indian National Movement
3)Indian and World Geography
4)Indian Polity and Economy
5)General Mental Ability Questions

Syllabus of English:-

Sr. No.
Subjects
1)Spotting the Errors
2)Antonyms and Synonyms
3)Filling in the blanks
4)Use of prepositions, idioms/phrases
5)Word analogies
6)Test of spellings
7)Re-arranging jumbled up sentences
8)Comprehension of passage and answering questions based on the passage

Out of the following, any two can be chosen as optional subjects for BPSC examination:-

Sr. No.
Subjects
1)Geology
2)Mathematics
3)Physics Mechanical Engineering
4)Civil Engineering
5)Statistics
6)Economics
7)Agriculture
8)Botany
9)Chemical Engineering
10)Chemistry
11)Zoology

Interview :-

This is a direct interview which the candidate can attend upon passing the BPSC Main Test. If the candidate passes the BPSC Interview Test finally, the candidate is said to have qualified the BPSC Exam.