JPSC exams are conducted by the Jharkhand Public Service Commission. JPSC conducts various recruitment examinations for Class I and II vacancies in the Jharkhand State Administration.
As per the recent notification by JPSC, the exams for JPSC 2017, 2018 and 2019 (JPSC 2017-19) stand cancelled. The commission announced that it has taken the step after its various departments withdrew their request for filling the notified vacancies. The said exam JPSC 2017-19 was scheduled to take place in 2020.
The commission had released the revised exams/interview calendar for the year 2020. As per JPSC Calendar, the following dates were announced:
Update for JPSC 2017:
JPSC Combined Civil Service (Backlog) Examination 2017 Preliminary Test is scheduled for 17th May 2020. Check the notice below:
|Name of the Exam||Stage of the Exam||Date of the Exam|
|JPSC Combined Civil Service Examination 2016||Interview||24-02-20 to 28-02-2020, 02-03-2020 to 06-03-2020
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|JPSC Combined Civil Service Examination 2017-2020||Prelims||05-04-2020 [CANCELLED]|
|Mains||04-06-20 to 07-06-2020 [CANCELLED]|
|Interview||04-08-2020 to 14-08-2020 [CANCELLED]|
JPSC 2020 (revised) Calendar:- Download PDF Here
The online application process for JPSC 7, JPSC 8, JPSC 9 is going to get started from March 01, 2020. The last date to apply for JPSC Exam is March 31, 2020. The last date to pay for the application is April 21, 2020. If candidates get stuck anywhere filling the application procedure or making payment, they can contact the commission on numbers given below:
In the year 2020, JPSC will be conducting the exams for the following posts.
- Jharkhand Administrative Service
- Jharkhand Finance Service
- Jharkhand Education Service – Class II
- Jharkhand Co-operative Service
- Jharkhand Social Security Service
- Jharkhand Police Service
- Jharkhand Planning Service
Table of Contents:
JPSC Posts and Salaries
|Sl.No||Name of Service||Total number of vacancies|
|1||Jharkhand Administrative Service||143|
|2||Jharkhand Finance Service||104|
|3||Jharkhand Educational Service, Class-II||36|
|4||Jharkhand Cop-operative service||9|
|5||Jharkhand Social Security Service||3|
|6||Jharkhand Information Service||7|
|7||Jharkhand Police Service||6|
|8||Jharkhand Planning Service||18|
Find the below table for more information on JPSC 7, 8, 9 Combined Civil Service Exam, category wise vacancies:
Payscale for different category of Posts is given below
|Sl No||Category of Service||Payscale|
|1||Jharkhand Administrative Service||Rs 9300- Rs 34800, Grade Pay-Rs 5400|
|2||Jharkhand Finance Service||Rs 9300-Rs 34800, Grade Pay- Rs 5400|
|3||Jharkhand Education Service, Class-II||Rs 9300-Rs 34800, Grade Pay- Rs 5400|
|4||Jharkhand Cooperative Service||Rs 9300-Rs 34800, Grade Pay-Rs 5400|
|5||Jharkhand Social Security Service||Rs 9300-Rs 34800, Grade Pay-Rs 4800|
|6||Jharkhand Information Service||Rs 9300-Rs 34800, Grade Pay-Rs 4800|
|7||Jharkhand Police Service||Rs 9300-RS 34800, Grade Pay-Rs 5400|
|8||Jharkhand Planning Service||Rs 9300-RS 34800, Grade Pay-Rs 4800|
Find the below table for official notification on the JPSC 7, JPSC 8, JPSC 9 Payscale
JPSC Exam 2020
The Jharkhand Combined Civil Service Exam is conducted to recruit Class-I and Class-II officers in the various administrative posts of Jharkhand State Government.
Candidates who are attempting JPSC state service exam will find the below links helpful:
- JPSC Eligibility criteria -Check for more information on Age limit, educational qualification.
- JPSC Notification – Check for more information on Posts, Salaries and Exam Dates
- JPSC Syllabus – Check for more information on Prelims and Mains Syllabus.
- JPSC Preparation – Check for Free study materials, books notes, and current affairs.
Candidates can check the link for details on other State Public Service Commissions (PSC Exams) in India.
The syllabus of JPSC exam and pattern of the JPSC exam is closely aligned to the UPSC IAS exam.
JPSC Syllabus for Prelims and Mains:- Download PDF Here
Candidates who plan to prepare for the UPSC IAS exam along with the JPSC exam can refer the following links:
JPSC Exam information and Dates
|JPSC 7, JPSC 8 & JPSC 9:
JPSC Combined Civil Service News Reports
JPSC Combined Civil Service Exam Interview 2016 will be conducted from 24th onwards.
As per JPSC news reports, JPSC results were declared by the Commission in which 5400 candidates had successfully cleared Jharkhand PSC Combined Civil Service Prelims exam. However months later, as per JPSC news reports, Jharkand PSC released a freshly updated list of successful candidates and declared that 6100 candidates cleared the Jharkhand Combined Civil Service Prelims exam.
As per JPSC news reports, the Jharkhand PSC Combined Civil Service Mains exam had to be postponed after candidates filed a plea with Jharkhand High Court that rules concerning reservation were flouted by the JPSC Commission. Jharkhand High Court accepted the plea and ordered the State Government to conduct an enquiry into the matter. Jharkhand State Government formed a committee headed by State Revenue and land reforms minister Amar Bauri to probe the matter.
After the enquiry by the committee, as per JPSC news reports, fresh JPSC results for Prelims exam were announced in which 34,634 candidates cleared the Jharkhand PSC Combined Civil Service Prelims exam.
Due to ongoing High court cases, Jharkhand PSC conducted the JPSC 6 Combined Civil Services Mains Exam in the year 2019.
JPSC Admit Card
Candidates can follow the below steps to download the JPSC Admit Card.
- Visit the official website of JPSC (https://www.jpsc.gov.in/)
- Click on the link that says – Click here to download Admit Card, CCS Mains Exam-2016 Advt
- Date of Birth.
- Enter your Registration number and n Captcha code
- Click on Download Admit Card
The state of Jharkhand came into existence after bifurcating 18 districts from the State of Bihar in the year 2000. The Jharkhand Public Service Commission (JPSC) was formed under the provisions of Article 315 of the constitution of India by Governor of Jharkhand. Jharkhand PSC was formed with the primary objective of conducting the examinations to recruit candidates for various posts of Jharkhand State administration.
Head of JPSC is a Chairman. Current Chairman is Sri Sudhir Tripathi.
The other members of the team are comprised of
- 2 members
- 1 Secretary
- 2 Deputy Secretary
- 1 Controller of Examination
- 1 Deputy Controller of Examination
JPSC Contact details
|Help desk No: (0651) 2213009, 2220111
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