Exam Pattern of GPSC Class 1 & 2 Main Exam

Exam Pattern of GPSC Class 1 & 2 Main Exam

GPSC official website : www.gpsc.gujarat.gov.in.

The GPSC Class 1 & 2 Exam consists of 3 Phases:
  • Preliminary Test.
  • Main Exam.
  • Personal Interview.
    The GPSC Class 1 & 2 Main Exam consists of the following features:
    • The Exam consists of 5 papers.
    • Papers 1, 2 & 3 are conventional type i.e. descriptive questions.
    • Papers 4 & 5 are objective type i.e. Multiple Choice Questions.
    • Paper 1 & 2 consists of languages and are of 3 Hours duration each.
    • Paper 3 consists of optional chosen by the candidate and is of 200 marks.
    • Paper 4 & 5 consists of General Studies and each is of 200 marks.
    • The exam is conducted for a total of 900 marks.
    • There will be negative marking for each wrong answer for papers 4 & 5.
    Pattern of GPSC Class 1-2 Main Exam:

    Exam
    Paper
    Subject
    Number of Marks
    Total Marks
    Duration of the Exam
    Written Test (Main)
    PAPER I
    Gujarati
    200
    Conventional
    3 Hours
    PAPER II
    English
    100
    Conventional
    3 Hours
    PAPER III
    Optional
    200
    Conventional
    3 Hours
    PAPER IV
    General Studies 1
    200
    Objective
    100 Minutes
    Paper V
    General Studies 2
    200
    Objective
    100 Minutes
    Interview
    100
    Total Marks
    1000

    Candidates will be selected based upon their performance in the Written Test and Personal Interview