CGPSC is a public service grant commission which conducts civil services examinations to various posts in Chhattisgarh state of Madhya Pradesh, under the supervision of Government of Chhattisgarh and State governor. Public service commission works under the provision of Act 315, of Indian Constitution, which was formed on 23rd may 2001. It conducts competitive exams to fulfill the recruitment in government jobs for the state. The headquarter is situated at Shankar nagar road, Bhagat Singh square, Raipur, and Chhattisgarh. CGPSC held this year to fulfill the requirement to 272 posts of state government, as such for civil services, State police services, finance service officer, Commercial tax officer, Superintendent of district jail, Labor officer, District women and child development registrar, Assistant director, assistant registrar, subordinate account service officer, Child development project manager ( naib tehsildar), Assistant jail superintendent., Commercial tax inspector., Cooperative tax inspector and Excise SI.
CGPSC SSE (state service exam) follows three stages of selection procedure for the recruitment.
An application fee to appear in the exam was as per follow:
|Unreserved category (UR).||RS 400-/||Male, Female and Transgender.|
|Reserved category (OBC, SC and ST).||RS 300-/||Male, Female and Transgender.|
|CGPSC application form registration begins on.||6th December 2019.|
|Last date to fill the form.||4th January 2020.|
|Admit card issued.||31st January 2020.|
|Prelims examination date.||9th February 2020.|
|Answer key displayed for prelims.||13th February 2020.|
|Results announced.||12th June 2020.|
|Registrations for mains begin on||27th June 2020.|
|Correction filling for the form will begin and end on.||Between 30th July- 06 august 2020.|
|Mains examination date.||Will be notified soon.|
|50 questions||• History of India and national movement.
• Geography of India (Physical, social and economic).
• Indian constitution and politics.
• Economy of India.
• Science &technology
• Indian Culture, Art and Philosophy.
• Current affairs and sports
General knowledge of Chhattisgarh.
|50 questions||• Industry of Chhattisgarh- energy power plant, water and mineral resources.
• Current affairs of Chhattisgarh.
• Administrative structure, local government and panchayati raj
• Economy, forest and agriculture of Chhattisgarh.
• Literature, art, folk and music, dance, singing of Chhattisgarh
• History of Chhattisgarh, contribution of Chhattisgarh in freedom movement
• Geography, climate, physical status, census, archeological, and tourist interest in Chhattisgarh
|Paper 2 Aptitude test||100 questions||• Data interpretation- charts, graph, tables, till class 10th level
• Knowledge of Hindi language – class 10th level
• Knowledge of Chhattisgarh language
• Basic numerical till class 10th level
• Logical reasoning
• Analytic ability
• Interpersonal skills - communication
• Decision making and problem solving general mental ability.
Both the papers- Paper 1 and Paper 2, carry a total of 200 marks each.
|Paper 1||Language||Language 01 - Hindi
Language 02- English
Language 03- Local language of Chhattisgarh
|Papers 2||Essay||Topic- International and national level issues &Chhattisgarh state-level issues.
(Reason, present status including data, and solution)
|Paper 3||General studies
History of India
1. Pre-historic age, Medieval Indian history, Sultanate and Mughal period, Vijaya Nagar kingdom, Bhakti movement, Sufism, development of literature in regional languages, Mauryan politics and economy, Satavahana period, and Gupta Empire.
Right to information
History of Chhattisgarh
|Paper 4||Science and Technology||
|Paper 5||Economyand Geography of India and Chhattisgarh.||
Geography of India
Geography of Chhattisgarh
Economics of India and Chhattisgarh
|Paper 6||Philosophy and Sociology.||
|Social aspects of Chhattisgarh||
|Paper 7||Welfare development laws and programme||
|International and national sports, events and organization.||World Trade Organization and its impact on India, National and International sports and others like,UN, IMF, WORLD BANK and ASIAN BANK, SAARC, and BRICS.|
|International and National Educational Institute and their role of Human development.||• Availability of skilled human resource, employability and productivity of Human resources, institutions and councils in human resource development, higher education and technical education, vocational education.|
Mains examination held for the total of 1400 marks.
Chhattisgarh public service commission (CGPSC) has recently notified about the cancellation of the interview schedule for certain posts. Interviews here by stands cancel due to present pandemic outbreak. Candidates are requested to stay calm and not to panic. Soon the officials will announce the dates for all the cancelled examinations and interviews on their website.
Ques. When will the results for prelims of CGPSC SSE be declared?
Ans. The CGPSC SSE 2020 results of the prelims have been declared on June 12, 2020. You can check the result through the official website.
Ques. What are the conducting criteria for the CGPSC interview round?
Ans. The interview round carries 75 marks and will be conducted for only those candidates who qualify the mains exam as well.
Ques. Is CGPSC SSE equivalent to an IAS?
Ans. While the exam is similar to IAS in terms of syllabus and exam pattern, but conducted on a state level. Those who qualify are subordinates to those who have qualified IAS but have scope for promotion in the future to the pay scale and designation of the IAS officers.
Ques. Will there be any marks relaxation for women candidates?
Ans. While reserved category candidates get 5% marks relaxation for qualifying the exam, there is no such provision for female candidates.
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.