RPSC RAS 2016 Exam dates, Syllabus, Application Form, Pattern

RPSC RAS 2016 Exam dates, Syllabus, Application Form, Pattern


Rajasthan Public Service Commission (RPSC) conducts Rajasthan Administrative Services (RAS) exam which is among one of the best recruitment processes of the Indian Government or State Government which includes respective positions of the government sector department like deputy secretary, additional district magistrate, joint secretary, deputy commissioner, special secretary, head of departments, principal secretaries, chief secretary etc.

This exam is conducted in two stages viz, Preliminary and Main.

Eligibility for RPSC RAS 2016 :-

  • Educational Qualification:- Must hold a Degree of any of the Universities incorporated by an Act of the Central or State Legislature in India or other Educational Institution established by an Act of Parliament or declared to be deemed as a University underSection 3 of the University Grants Commission Act, 1956 or possess an equivalent qualification recognized by the Government in consultation with the Commission.
  • Age:- 21 to 35 years.

RPSC RAS 2016 Application Form / Registration:-

Apply online at website:- https://rpsc.rajasthan.gov.in or http://rpsconline.rajasthan.gov.in from 10-05-2016 to 25-06-2016.

RPSC RAS Syllabus 2016:-

Click Here to View Syllabus for RPSC RAS.

RPSC RAS Pre 2016 Paper Pattern:-

(1) Scheme of examination:The Combined Competitive Examination will be held in two successive stages-

(i) Preliminary Examination, and (ii) Main Examination

(i)Preliminary examination :

The Preliminary Examination will consist of one paper on the subject specified below, which will

be of objective type and carry a maximum of 200 marks. The examination is meant to serve as a screening test only. The

Standard of the paper will be that of a Bachelor’s Degree Level. The marks obtained in the Preliminary Examination by the

candidates, who are declared qualified for admission to Main Examination will not be counted for determining their final

order of merit.

Subject – General Knowledge & General Science

Maximum Marks – 200

Time – Three hours

(ii) Main examination: 

(a) The number of candidates to be admitted to the Main Examination will be 15 times the total approximate number of

vacancies (category wise) to be filled in the year in the various Services and posts, but in the said range all those candidates

who secure the same percentage of marks as may be fixed by the Commission for any lower range will be admitted to the


(b) The written examination will consist of the following four papers which will be descriptive/analytical. A candidate must

take all the papers listed below which will also consist of question paper of brief, medium, long answer and descriptive type

questions. The standard of General Hindi and General English will be that of Sr. Secondary level. The time allowed for each

paper shall be 3 hours.

Papers – Maximum Marks

Paper I General Studies-I – 200 marks

Paper II General Studies-II – 200 marks

Paper III General Studies-III – 200 marks

Paper IV General Hindi and General English – 200 marks

(2) Personality and viva-voce Examination:-

(i) Candidates who obtain such minimum qualifying marks in the written test of the Main Examination as may be fixed by the

Commission in their discretion shall be summoned by them for an interview for a personality test which carries 100 marks.

(ii) The Commission shall award marks to each candidate interviewed by them. In interviewing the candidates besides awarding

marks in respect of character, personality, address, physique, marks shall also be awarded for the candidate’s knowledge of

Rajasthani culture. However for selection to the Rajasthan Police Service, candidates having ‘C’ Certificate of N.C.C. shall

be given preference. The marks so awarded shall be added to the marks obtained in the written test by each such candidate.

RPSC RAS 2016 Notification:-

Apply online at website:- https://rpsc.rajasthan.gov.in or http://rpsconline.rajasthan.gov.in from 10-05-2016 to 25-06-2016.

RPSC RAS/RTS Comb. Comp. Preliminary Exam 2016 Date:- 28-08-2016

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