Hello Aspirants, Hope you all are doing great with your studies. As the notification for West Bengal Civil Services 2020 is just published, you all have become busy in finding study materials for the Exam. And if you haven’t started your preparation then don’t worry, it’s never too late to start something. If you have applied for the job and searching for WBCS Sample Question Papers for better preparation then you are in the right place. This post will let you know about the WBCS Model Question Paper 2020 for the Prelims and Mains Examination.
In our previous article, we have shared WBCS Prelims & Mains Syllabus and Best Recommended Books for the WBCS Prelims Examination. This article will let you know about the detailed subject-wise divided Model Question Paper of the subjects asked in West Bengal Civil Service Examination (Prelims & Mains). Let us check out the complete WBCS 2020 Sample Question Papers.
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WBCS 2020 Notification
Before we speak about the Date, Selection Procedure and other related information, let us check the basic details for the prestigious Exam.
Brief Description of the Job
|Conducting Body||West Bengal Public Service Commission (WB-PSC)|
|Name of the Exam||West Bengal Civil Service Exam 2020|
|Online Application Starts From||5th November 2019|
|Last Date to Apply||25th November 2019|
|Written Exam Date (Prelims)||9th February 2020|
|Application Fee||General/OBC – Rs. 210/- |
SC/ST/PWD/Ex-SM – NIL
|How to apply||Online|
|Mode of Exam||Offline|
|Number of Vacancies||Not declared|
|Job Posting||Anywhere in West Bengal|
|Job Profile||Executive (Grade A, B, C, D)|
Now let us have a look at the Sample Paper for West Bengal Civil Service 2020 Prelims exam.
WBCS Sample Question Papers for Preliminary Exam
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, each carrying one mark. The total time duration will be 2½ hours. The standard of the paper will be of the level of knowledge as expected of a graduate of any faculty of a recognized University.
WBCS Preliminary Exam Pattern
The paper will include questions covering the following fields of knowledge.
|Current events of National & International Importance 2||25|
|History of India||25|
|Geography of India with special reference to West Bengal||25|
|Indian Polity and Economy||25|
|Indian National Movement||25|
|General Mental Ability||25|
Sample Paper for WBCS 2020 Preliminary Exam
|S.No||Description||Download in PDF|
|1.||WBCS 2020 Preliminary Exam Sample Paper (Set 1)||Click Here|
|2.||WBCS Prelims Exam Sample Paper (Set 2)||Click Here|
Now let us move to the Model Question Paper for WBCS 2020 Mains exam.
WBCS Model Question Paper for Mains Examination
The toughness level of the questions asked in the Mains exam may vary from year to year. But you can get the absolute idea of what is being asked in the Mains examination by looking at the below-mentioned table. It is the Abstract Table of Papers / Subjects and Marks for WBCS Main Examination and Personality Test.
WBCS Mains Exam Pattern
|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|
Sample Paper for WBCS 2020 Mains Exam
Here is the list of all the optional subjects for West Bengal Civil Service Mains Examination 2020. The paper code for the prescribed subjects as mentioned below. Aspirants are advised to choose the optional paper very carefully to score great on the mains examination.
|List of Optional Subjects||Sample Paper||List of Optional Subjects||Sample Paper|
|Bengali||SET 1 |
|Economics||SET 1 |
|Hindi||SET 1 |
|Electrical Engineering||SET 1 |
|Sanskrit||SET 1 |
|English||SET 1 |
|Geology||SET 1 |
|Pali||SET 1 |
|History||SET 1 |
|Arabic||SET 1 |
|Law||SET 1 |
|Persian||SET 1 |
|Mathematics||SET 1 |
|French||SET 1 |
|Management||SET 1 |
|Urdu||SET 1 |
|Mechanical Engineering||SET 1 |
|Santali||SET 1 |
|Medical Science||SET 1 |
|Comparative Literature||SET 1 |
|Philosophy||SET 1 |
|Agriculture||SET 1 |
|Physiology||SET 1 |
|Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Science||SET 1 |
|Physics||SET 1 |
|Anthropology||SET 1 |
|Political Science||SET 1 |
|Botany||SET 1 |
|Psychology||SET 1 |
|Chemistry||SET 1 |
|Sociology||SET 1 |
|Civil Engineering||SET 1 |
|Statistics||SET 1 |
|Commerce and Accountancy||SET 1 |
|Zoology||SET 1 |
|Computer Science||SET 1 |
WBCS Solved Questions Paper and Model Series
Hope you like the question papers that we have served above. To practice more and more for this prestigious exam you can check these highly recommendable Books for West Bengal Civil service Examination.
|Descriptive type Solved Papers and Practice Work Book for WBCS 2020 Mains.|
|WBCS Executive Main Exam Papers 3, 4, & 5, General Studies Objective Type Practice Work Book||WBCS Executive Main Exam Papers III, IV & V General Studies Practice Work Book|
Online Test Series for WBCS Preliminary Examination
If you have been with the expected cut off for WBCS prelims Exams then its time to check the level of your knowledge with these specially designed test series on General Awareness, Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude and other High Valued Subjects.
Free Online Test for Aptitude, Reasoning, Computer Awareness, General Knowledge etc. Click Here
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