The term Tripura Public Service Commission is also referred to as TPSC. It is a civil service exam conducts by the State Government of Tripura to recruit various posts under Tripura Government sector like Director (Group A), Blind Educator (Group C), and Foreman (Group B): 01, Technical Assistant (Group B). Those candidates who wish to join a government job in the state of Tripura and its associated areas should attempt this civil service exam.
The fact is, the government jobs are a reputed platform where the selected candidates enjoy the perks. They will get good salary packs, medical allowances, leave travel concessions, rental facilities, and much more. If you are interested to get appointed the government job in the state of Tripura, then the following article will be worthwhile for you.
You would able to know all the required information necessary for this civil service exam. To get more information about this exam, kindly open the official web portal of Tripura Public Service Commission i.e, www.tpsc.gov.in.
About Tripura Public Service Commission
The provision of the constitution of the PSC was first incorporated under Article 96C of the Government of India Act, 1919. After this, in 1923 ‘Lee Commission’ was constituted with a goal of formulating the principles and conditions of the Public Service Commission. This commission has a right to recruit the candidates for working in the state of Tripura after conducting civil service exams.
TPSC 2019 Exam Dates
|Starting date of “Application process for TPSC” 2019||14-03-2019|
|Closing date for submission of application form along with self-attested copies of certificates and other docs||16-04-2019|
|Admit card release date||Will update later|
|Preliminary exam date||Will update later|
|Main exam date||Will update later|
|Interview Dates||Will update later|
|Result of TPSC exam||Will update later|
Eligibility Criteria for TPSC
- A candidate must be a citizen of India as per defined in part-II of Constitution of India.
- A candidate must have a Bachelor degree from a recognised college or university.
- An interested candidate would not be below 21 years and above than 40 years old on the first day of the month in which applications are invited, by Madhyamik. Moreover, there is some age relaxation given by this commission.
- For Other Backward Class categories, the age relaxation is three years only.
- For Schedule Castes, Schedule Tribes, Differently able Persons (PH) and Government servants, there will be five years of age relaxation.
Physical Fitness & Medical Examination
The interested candidates must have good mental health and free from any physical defect. In case, they will not be considered fit as per the rules prescribed by this commission, not liable to fill up their application form because it is essential for all candidates to be fit as required.
Application form for Tripura PSC exam 2019
Filling up an application form is the first step to get you eligible for attempting TPSC exam 2019. All interested candidates have to submit their application through Online Application Portal only. For this, they should use the official web portal of this commission www.tpsc.nic.in. Before submitting an online application, the candidates are requested to read instructions carefully.
It should be noted that the Tripura PSC application form will be available from 14-03-2019 to 16-04-2019 (5.30 PM).
Moreover, before downloading the TPSC application form, the candidates should register themselves by adding their User ID, registered mobile number, email ID, and other information would ask over there.
The candidates should fulfil some rules while filling up the application form for the TPSC civil service exam:
- Candidates should avoid submitting multiple applications. If so, will happen, then the application with latest Receipt Number would only be entertained by the Commission.
- Candidates are not considered to upload any certificate in support of their claims regarding Age, Educational Qualifications, ST or SC (Scheduled Castes/ Scheduled Tribes), OBC (Other Backward Class), and Persons with Benchmark Disability (PH), Ex-Service Men, etc. with their applications.
- The candidates are considered to upload their documents as per asked in the application form. Moreover, they need to upload the scanned signature and photograph as well as per the size mentioned over there.
At last, they will consider paying their application fee, else their application will consider incomplete and it will not become valid for further processing. In some cases, the application gets rejected. Let’s know about the application fee required to pay once filled up the application form:
- For Group-C Posts: For General Candidates, it will be Rs.100/- and for ST/SC/ BPL card holders/Physically Handicapped candidates, it will be Rs.50
- For other states SC/ST Candidates: The candidates who are not recognised by the Govt. of Tripura must deposit TPSC application fee of the amount that would pay by the General category.
TPSC Admit card
Once filled up the application form, the candidates will become eligible to download the admit cards before a week or weeks of the TPSC exams. Kindly note that there will be two admit cards of this civil service exam. The first will be Preliminary exam admit card and other is the Main exam admit card. Without carrying an admit card, you will consider sitting in the examination hall because it is mandatory for all categories.
To download the admit cards, the students would need to log in again in the official web portal of this commission like they would have done for filling up their application form.
Exam Pattern of TPSC
The TPSC Examination will be conducted in three stages
1. Preliminary Examination
2. Main Examination
Preliminary Exam Pattern
The Preliminary Examination of TPSC will be the first round in the selection process. It will consist of only one paper named as General Studies. It will be an objective type paper consisting of 200 Multiple- Choice Question.
This paper will carry 200 marks and duration will be 2½. Moreover, the standard of the Tripura PSC exam will be of the graduate. This paper will include questions including the following field of knowledge:
|Name of the Subject||Maximum Marks|
|General Knowledge & Current Events Of Local, National & International Importance||30|
|Geography of India||20|
|History of Modern India and Indian National Movement for the period 1857 to 1947.||20|
|Geography, History & Culture of Tripura||15|
|Indian Polity and Economy||25|
|General Science and Environment||25|
|General Mental Ability||20|
It should be noted that Prelims exam TPSC 2019 is mandatory to qualify although its marks will be added while calculating the final outcome. The candidates become unable to qualify this exam will not get their entry in the Main examination TPSC exam.
Main Exam Pattern
The main exam will be the second exam in the selection process of the TPSC selection process. Again, it is a compulsory exam and its marks will be added while declaring the final outcome. The Tripura PSC 2019 main exam will consist of 8 papers. Among these 8, five will be Subjective Type and rest objective types.
The names of subjective types are English Essay and Précis Writing, English Composition, Bengali Composition and Translation or Alternative English, General Knowledge & Current Affairs and The Constitution of India.
Moreover, the subjects that would offer an objective subject paper list are English, Sanskrit, Bengali, Political Science, State Science, Economics, Philosophy, History, Education, Commerce, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Zoology, Botany, Psychology, Statics, Geography, Agriculture, Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science, Civil Engineering, Law, and Sociology.
Kindly note that, from these subjects the candidates are considered to select only three subjects.Moreover, the cut off rate is given by the Tripura Public Service Commission is 35% for General category and 305 for reserved category.
Interview or Personality Test
The interview will be the last round of the selection process. Only the officers hired by this commission will take this round where they will judge the general knowledge of candidates of Tripura state, personality factors, communications skills, and other factors as per mentioned by Tripura Public Service Commission.
Moreover, the marks of interview round will be added along with the marks of the Main examination while calculating the final results.
Syllabus of Tripura PSC Exam 2019
Apart from the exam pattern, it is essential for the students to know thoroughly about the syllabus of this civil service exam. To know about the syllabus, it is requested to take the help of the official web portal of this commission only.
Therefore, it can say that cracking this civil service exam is not as complicated as you are considering if you have complete knowledge of the exam before preparation. All the necessary information has been added in this article. Still, if you need to know more information, then either take the help for official web portal of this commission or put your query in the comment box.
All the Best!