WB Civil Service (Exe) 2021 New Prelims Exam Date Announced

Department West Bengal Public Service Commission
Total Vacancies Various
Notification No. 18/2020
Last Date to Apply: 20/01/2021
Notification Published on 21/12/2020

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WBCS 2021 Basic Information

Positions WB Civil Service Exam 2021
Location Kolkata/West Bengal
Qualification Degree
Application Procedure Apply Online

West Bengal Public Service Commission (WBPSC) has published a recruitment notification (18/2020) on 21/12/2020. The notification is for recruitment of WB Civil Service Exam 2021. Here you will get the complete information about WBPSC WB Civil Service Exam 2021 Recruitment online application form. You will get here complete detail about WBPSC WB Civil Service Exam 2021 application procedure, important dates, application fees, age limit, qualification, number of vacancies, pay scale and important links. We advise to the visitors that you should read the official notification of WBPSC WB Civil Service Exam 2021 before submit application form. The links of official website of West Bengal Public Service Commission and official notification are given below.

WBCS Exam 2021 Selection Procedure

Selection Process: The Scheme of the examination shall be as detailed in the Schedule below:

Scheme of the Preliminary Examination: The Preliminary Examination will consist of only one paper, viz., a paper on“General Studies”. The paper will be of an objective type consisting of 200 multiple-choice questions. The paper will carry 200 marks and will be of 2½ hours duration. The standard of the paper will be of the level of knowledge as expected of a graduate of any faculty of a recognized University. The paper will include questions covering the following fields of knowledge:

Sl. No. Subject Name Marks
1 English Composition 25 marks
2 General Science 25 marks
3 Current events of National & International Importance 25 marks
4 History of India 25 marks
5 Geography of India with Special Reference to West Bengal 25 marks
6 Indian Polity and Economy 25 marks
7 Indian National Movement 25 marks
8 General Mental Ability 25 marks

Scheme of the Main Examination: The Main Examination shall consist of six compulsory papers and one optional subject consisting of two papers (Only for candidates applying for group A and/or B) to be chosen by the candidates from the list of optional subjects given below. There will be two papers of the optional subject of 200 marks each. Each paper, Compulsory or optional, will carry 200 marks and will be of 3 hours duration.

Sl. No. Compulsory Papers Marks
Group ‘A’ Group ‘B’ Group ‘C’ Group ‘D’
1. Bengali/Hindi/Urdu/Nepali/Santali – Letter writing (within 150 words) / Drafting of Report (within 200 words), Précis Writing, Composition and Translation from English to Bengali/Hindi/Urdu/Nepali/Santali 200 200 200 200
2. English – Letter writing (within 150 words) / Drafting of Report (within 200 words), Précis Writing, Composition and Translation from Bengali/Hindi/Urdu/Nepali/Santali to English 200 200 200 200
3. General Studies-I : (i) Indian History with special emphasis on National Movement and (ii) Geography of India with special reference to West Bengal 200 200 200 200
4. General Studies-II: Science and Scientific & Technological advancement, Environment, General Knowledge and Current Affairs. 200 200 200 200
5. The Constitution of India and Indian Economy including role and functions of Reserve Bank of India 200 200 200 200
6. Arithmetic and Test of Reasoning. 200 200 200 200
7. Arithmetic and Test of ReasoninOptional Subject – One subject to be chosen, Two papers of 200 marks each. 400 400
8. Personality Test 200 200 150 100
Total Marks 1800 1800 1350 1300


Important Dates

Events Dates
Starting Date for Apply Online 24/12/2020
Closing Date for Apply Online (Extended upto) 20/01/2021
Last Date for Payment of Fees (Online) 20/01/2021
Last Date for Payment of Fees (Offline) 21/01/2021
New Prelims Exam Date 22/08/2021

Application Fees

Category Fee
For all Others ₹210/- + Service Charges
For SC/ST & PWD of WB No Fee
Payment Mode Online/Offline

WBCS 2021 Eligibility Criteria & Vacancies Details

You can find here the complete eligibility criteria to apply for WBCS 2021. The age limit, minimum qualification, number of vacancies and pay scale for WBCS Exam 2021 is given below.

Post Name Vacancies Qualification Age Limit Pay Scale
WB Civil Service (Executive) Exam 2021 Various Degree (Ability to read, write and speak in Bengali) 20-39 years as on 1st Jan 2021 -

WBCS (Exe.) Exam 2021

Group A West Bengal Civil Service (Executive) Rs.56100-144300
Assistant Commissioner of Revenue in the integrated West Bengal Revenue Service Rs.56100-144300
West Bengal Co-operative Service Rs.56100-144300
West Bengal Labour Service Rs.56100-144300
West Bengal Food and Supplies Service Rs.56100-144300
West Bengal Employment Service [Except the post of Employment Officer (Technical)] Rs.56100-144300
Group B West Bengal Police Service Rs.56100-144300
Group C Superintendent, District Correctional Home/Deputy Superintendent, Central Correctional Home Rs.42600-109800
Joint Block Development Officer Rs.39900-102800
Deputy Assistant Director of Consumer Affairs and Fair Business Practices Rs.39900-102800
West Bengal Junior Social Welfare Service Rss.39900-102800
West Bengal Subordinate Land Revenue Service, Grade I Rs.39900-102800
Assistant Commercial Tax Officer Rs.39900-102800
Joint Registrar (West Bengal State Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission under the Consumer Affairs Rs.39900-102800
Assistant Canal Revenue Officer (Irrigation) Rs.35800-92100
Chief Controller of Correctional Service Rs.35800-92100
Group D Inspector of Co-operative Societies Rs.32100-82900
Panchayat Development Officer under the Panchayat and Rural Development Department Rs.32100-82900
Rehabilitation Officer under the Refugee Relief and Rehabilitation Department Rs.32100-82900

WBPSC WB Civil Service Exam 2021 Recruitment Important Links

You can find here all important links to apply for WBCS 2021. We advise to the candidates that you must read the official notification before filing application form for WBCS Exam 2021.