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PPSC Prelims cum Main Exam Complete Study Notes

Punjab PSC is going to conduct Punjab State Civil Services Combined Competitive Exam 2018-19. Punjab Public Service Commission through PPSC Recruitment 2018 Notification recently made an announcement to fill up 67 Vacancies. Thus, interested Punjab Government Job aspirants can apply Online for Punjab PSC Jobs 2018 now. The Starting Date of PPSC Online application is 23rd March 2018 and the closing date is 23rd April 2018. 

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यदि आप व्यापक पाठ्यक्रम आधारित सम्पूर्ण अध्ययन सामाग्री चाहते हैं, तो डेवलप इंडिया ग्रुप एक ही स्थान पर आपकी आवश्यकताओं को पूरा करेगा। हम आपको प्रतियोगी परीक्षा में सफलता के लिए रणनीतिक तैयारी हेतु मार्गदर्शन भी प्रदान करेंगे। हम पिछले पांच वर्षों के प्रश्नपत्रों के पैटर्न का विश्लेषण करके पूरी अध्ययन सामाग्री को तैयार करते हैं। ताकि अध्ययन सामाग्री के निर्माण में हम सभी महत्त्वपूर्ण मुद्दों को शामिल कर सकें। पिछले कुछ साल की सफलता के विश्लेषण करने के बाद, हम यह कह सकते हैं कि डेवलप इंडिया ग्रुप एक शीर्ष स्तरीय संस्थान है, जहां 70-80 प्रतिशत सवाल हमारी अध्ययन सामाग्री से पूछे जा रहे हैं। यह हमारे लिए बड़ी सफलता है और आप डेवलप इंडिया ग्रुप की व्यापक अध्ययन सामाग्री का अध्ययन कर के अन्य प्रतियोगियों पर बढ़त हासिल सकते हैं।

Why should read Develop India Group Study Material?
डेवेलप इंडिया ग्रुप अध्ययन सामग्री को क्यों पढ़ना चाहिए?

  • Develop India Group (DIG) is India’s largest complete study materials provider website.
  • डेवेलप इंडिया ग्रुप (DIG) भारत की सबसे बड़ी अध्ययन सामग्री प्रदाता वेबसाइट है।
  • Develop India Group (DIG) prepared their study materials in the guidance of highly qualified and experience mentoring specialist.
  • डेवेलप इंडिया ग्रुप (DIG) ने सुयोग्य और अनुभवी सलाह विशेषज्ञों के मार्गदर्शन में अपनी अध्ययन सामग्री तैयार की है।
  • Develop India Group (DIG) study materials have been prepared strictly according to revised syllabus.
  • डेवेलप इंडिया ग्रुप (DIG) अध्ययन सामग्री पूर्णतया संशोधित पाठ्यक्रम के अनुसार तैयार की गई है।
  • Only aim behind preparing these study materials is to provide study material to those students, who are unable to attend coaching classes in mega cities.
  • इन अध्ययन सामग्रियों को तैयार करने का उद्देश्य केवल उन छात्रों को अध्ययन सामग्री प्रदान करना है, जो महानगरों में कोचिंग क्लासेस में भाग लेने में असमर्थ हैं।
  • All kind of facts & data in this material have been collected from authentic sources.
  • इस सामग्री में सभी प्रकार के तथ्यों और डेटा को प्रामाणिक स्रोतों से एकत्र किया गया है।
  • All kind of data is updated in quarterly in our study notes.
  • हमारी अध्ययन सामग्रियों में सभी प्रकार के आंकङों को तिमाही में अपडेट किया जाता है।
  • Develop India Group (DIG) study materials have been prepared in simple language so that student can memorize easily and better understand.
  • डेवेलप इंडिया ग्रुप (DIG) अध्ययन सामग्री सरल भाषा में तैयार की गई है ताकि छात्र आसानी से और बेहतर ढंग से समझ सके।
  • Complete syllabus of preliminary and main exam has been covered in this study material.
  • प्रारंभिक और मुख्य परीक्षा का पूरा पाठ्यक्रम इस अध्ययन सामग्री में शामिल किया गया है।
  • All important and relevant points have been highlighted in bold, underline and italic ways.
  • बोल्ड, रेखांकन और इटैलिक तरीके से सभी महत्वपूर्ण और प्रासंगिक बिंदुओं को हाइलाइट किया गया है।
  • We have prepared our study materials with trained, talented, experienced team for each subject. They are supported by subject experts.
  • हमने प्रत्येक विषय के लिए प्रशिक्षित, प्रतिभाशाली, अनुभवी टीम के साथ और विषय विशेषज्ञों के मार्गदर्शन में अध्ययन सामग्री तैयार की है।
  • Once you will read these study materials, you will surely find 70 to 80 % questions in next coming examination.
  • एक बार जब आप ये अध्ययन सामग्री पढ़ लेंगे, तो आपको निश्चित रूप से आने वाली परीक्षा में 70 से 80% प्रश्न मिलेंगें।
  • So BUY TODAY and secure your future.
  • इसलिए आज ही खरीदें और अपना भविष्य सुरक्षित करें.
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Educational Qualification

Candidates must have passed Bachelor’s Degree in any subject from a recognized University or Institution. Provided that an applicant may be permitted totake Preliminary Competitive Examination while studying for his degree.

Also, Candidates must have passed Punjabi of matriculation or its equivalent from a recognized board.

Age Limit

Minimum Age Limit: 21 yearsMaximum Age Limit: 37 yearsAge relaxation is applicable as per the rules and regulations of PPSC.

Punjab PSC Jobs 2018-19 Vacancy Details

Public Civil Service (Executive Branch) 10

Deputy Superintendent of Police 20

Tehsildar 03

Food Supply & Consumer Affairs Officer 02

Block Development & Panchayat Officer 15

Labour cum Conciliation Officer 01

Employment Generation & Training Officer 06

Deputy Superintendent Jails/District Probation Officer (Grade II) 10

Total 67 Posts

PPSC Recruitment Application Fee

For SC/ST & Backward Class of Punjab Candidates: Rs.500/- online charges + Rs.625/- exam fee = Rs.1125/-Ex-Servicemen of Punjab: Rs.500/- online charges + No Exam fee = Rs.500/-

For all Other Categories (Including Lineal Descendent of Ex-Servicemen, Punjab): Rs.500/- online charges + Rs.2500/- exam fee = Rs.3000/-

Physically Handicapped, Punjab: Rs.500/- online charges + Rs.1250/- exam fee = Rs.1750/-

Examination Pattern

Preliminary Examination

The preliminary competitive examination will consist of two papers of 200 marks each and shall comprise of objective type (multiple choice) questions. The detail is as follows :

Prelims Examination syllabus in details click here


1) Both the papers will be of objective type multiple choice questions.

2) Duration of each paper for preliminary examination will be two hours. However, visually impaired candidates will be given additional 20 minutes.

3) There will be no negative marking.

4) The question paper shall be bilingual and shall be printed in English (Roman script and punjabi (Gurmukhi scripti) except for questions where candidates’ proficiency in language is to be tested.

5) Details of syllabi are indicated in Appendix

6) The standard of questions would be to test the knowledge as is expected of a person who has attain education at least upto graduation level.

7) The Preliminary Examination is only a screening test for selecting candidates who would be eligible to take the Main Examination and the marks obtained in this Examination shall not be counted towards the merit of the candidates arrived at after the Main Examination.

8) Candidates equal to 12 to 13 times of the vacancies advertised in each category would qualify from amongst those appearing in the
Preliminary Examination for the Main Examination, provided that, such number of candidates are available and, are otherwise
eligible for admission to the Main Examination.

Punjab State Civil Services Combined Competitive Exam 2018-19

Preliminary Exam Complete Study Notes @ 3000/-

Punjab PSC General Studies paper I cover Punjab PSC General Studies paper II cover Punjab PSC state special cover Punjab PSC Current affairs

Main Examination

Main Examination syllabus free download click here

We have provide Study Materials for Punjab PSC main exam for GS as well as optional subjects.

For General Studies

Paper I : Punjabi Language (paper materials not available here)

Paper 2 : English 100 marks

Paper 3 : Essay 150 marks

Paper 4, 5, 6 & 7 : General Studies : each paper 250 marks 


1. All papers shall be descriptive in nature and duration of each paper will be three hours. Visually impaired candidates will, however, be allowed an extra time of thirty minutes in each paper.

2. The main competitive examination shall include seven compulsory papers.

3. Candidates will have the option to attempt all the papers, except the language papers in Punjabi or English medium.

4. Candidates exercising the option to answer Papers in Punjabi language may, if they so desire, give English version within brackets
of only the description of the technical terms, if any, in addition to the version in Punjabi language.

5. The question papers other than language papers will be set in English. However, when any candidate opts for attempting any paper(s) in Punjabi medium, the question papers shall be printed in Punjabi accordingly.

6. Details of syllabi are indicated in Appendix-II.

7. Interview shall be conducted for only those candidates who qualify on the basis of their performance in the main competitive examination and who fulfill the criteria of eligibility.

8. No candidate shall be eligible to appear in the interview unless he/she obtains 45% marks in the aggregate of all the subjects (read 40 % for the candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes) including at least 33% marks in each subject: provided that if in any main competitive examination, a sufficient number of candidates do not obtain 45% marks in the aggregate (read 40 % for the candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes), the Commission may at their discretion lower this percentage to not below 40% (read 35 % for the candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes), however, the minimum percentage for each subject shall remain unchanged.

9. No candidate shall be considered to have qualified the competitive examination unless he obtains at least 45% marks in the aggregate in all subjects of main examination including interview marks (read 40 % for the candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes) except in the case of any main competitive examination for which this percentage has been lowered to not less than 40% (read 35 % for the candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes) by the Commission in which case the qualifying percentage shall be as determined by the Commission 10. From amongst the candidates who have appeared for the Main written examination, candidates not more than three times the number of vacancies advertised in each category shall be called for the interview, provided that, such number of candidates are available and, are otherwise eligible for the Interview.

11. Names of qualified candidates shall be arranged in order of merit according to the aggregate marks obtained in the main written examination and the interview.

Note: In the event that the aggregate marks obtained in the Written and Interview parts of the Main Examination taken together of two or more candidates are equal, the candidate securing higher marks in the written part of the Main Examination shall be ranked higher.

Should the marks in the written part of the Main Examination of such candidates are still equal, the candidate securing higher marks in the aggregate of the General Studies papers in the written part of the Main Examination shall rank higher. Should those also be equal, the candidate older in age shall rank higher.

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