Jharkhand public service commission (JPSC) is the authority that is responsible for organizing Jharkhand Civil Services Exam. Through this state-level examination, the candidates are recruited under various administrative services of Jharkhand state. The type of services included under JPSC is:
- Jharkhand Administrative Service
- Finance Service
- Education Service – Class II
- Co-Operative Service
- Social Security Service
- Police Service
- Jharkhand Planning Service
For the selection, candidates need to clear three stages to get selected in JPSC i.e. Prelims, Mains, and Personal Assessment Round/ Interview. Therefore, candidates who want to apply for this should fill the form before the deadline. So, the full details of the JPSC 2024 are provided in the article here.
JPSC 2024 Highlights
|Organizing department||Jharkhand Public Service Commission (JPSC)|
|Total vacancies||To be updated|
|Stages of Exam||
JPSC 2024 Important Dates
|JPSC 2024 Notification release date||To be announced|
|Online registration begins||To be announced|
|Last date to submit the form||To be announced|
|Admit Card issue on||To be announced|
|Prelims Exam date||To be announced|
|Result declaration||To be announced|
|Mains Exam date||To be announced|
|Interview on||To be announced|
|Final Result release date||To be announced|
- Only citizens of Indian nationality are eligible to apply for this exam.
- Those applicants who are not permanent residents of Jharkhand state are eligible too.
- Candidates must be at least 21 years of age to be eligible for the exam. For Jharkhand police services, the candidate’s age must be 20 years. For female applicants of the general category, the upper age limit is 38 years. The upper age limit is 40 years for SC/ ST candidates.
- To apply for this exam, applicants are required to complete their graduation in any discipline from a recognized educational university.
- Both male and female candidates can apply for JPSC Exam 2024.
No. of Attempts: There is no limit set by the authorities to apply for the exam.
JPSC 2024 Application form
The application form will be out on the official website of the Jharkhand Public Service Commission i.e. www.jpsc.gov.in. Therefore, all those candidates who are willing to apply for JPSC can do the same online. Applying candidates need to provide their every detail including personal, academic, etc. After the completion of the application form filling, candidates have to attach their requisite documents/ certificates to the form and pay the application fee.
|For General category||Rs. 600 + Bank charges|
|For Jharkhand reserved category||Rs. 150 + Bank charges|
The exam will be organized in three stages i.e. Preliminary Exam, Mains Exam, and Personal Assessment Round/ Interview. Check the detailed exam pattern below:
Preliminary Exam (Objective Type)
- All the questions are objective type.
- The medium of paper will be in both Hindi and English.
- The mode of the exam is offline.
|Subjects||Total no. of Questions||Maximum Marks||Time|
|General Studies- I||100||200||2 hours|
|General Studies- II (Jharkhand specific)||100||200||2 hours|
Mains Examination (Subjective Type)
- There will be a total no. of six papers in the Mains examination.
- Paper 1 is qualifying in nature.
- It is followed by a personal assessment round/ interview.
|General Hindi and General English||100||3 hours|
|Language and literature||150||3 hours|
|History and geography||200||3 hours|
|Indian Constitution and Polity, Public Administration and Good Reforms.||200||3 hours|
|Indian Economy, Globalization and Sustainable Development||200||3 hours|
|General Sciences, Environment and Technology development.||200||3 hours|
Personal Assessment Round/ Interview
The personal assessment/ interview round will be 200 marks. The authorities of JPSC will conduct this round to check the candidate’s personality. On the basis of all three stages, they will prepare the merit list and release it on their official website. It is to be noted that only the main qualified candidates will be able to take part in JPSC Interview round.
Deputy Collector, Police Sub Inspector, District Coordinator, Jail Superintendent, Assistant Municipal Commissioner, Jharkhand Education Service II, Junior Registrar, and Assistant Registrar will get a pay scale of Rs. 9300 to 34800 and grade pay of Rs. 5400/- while, Assistant Director/Social security, Planning Officer, and Probation Officer will get a pay scale of Rs. 9300 to 34800 and grade pay of Rs. 4800.
FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)
Question: What is the official site to apply for JPSC Exam 2024?
Ans. Candidates need to visit the official site of JPSC i.e. www.jpsc.gov.in.
Question: What are the stages of the selection procedure?
Ans. Candidates need to qualify for the preliminary exam, main exam, and personal assessment/ interview round.
Question: What is the application fee for the general candidates to apply for this exam?
Ans. General Category applicants have to pay Rs. 600 plus bank charges as the application fee.
Question: What is the academic requirement for the exam?
Ans. The applicants need to hold a bachelor’s degree from any recognized university.