JPSC (Jharkhand Public Service Commission) : Application, Results (6th jpsc result cancelled by high court, new merit list in 8wks) and Registration 2021

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Jun 10, 2021

The Jharkhand Public Service Commission takes JPSC exams aimed at appointing Class-I and Class-II officers for different administrative posts of the Jharkhand State Government. The recruitment exam is conducted each year for Class I and II jobs in Jharkhand. The JPSC Previous papers help to understand the JPSC syllabus and the standard of the question papers.

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Lakhs of candidates desperately wait for JPSC Exams each year as it is the most awaited examination. Through the examination, the commission selects eligible candidates for several posts within the administrative departments. Posts like Deputy Collector, DSP, among other posts are offered to the candidates who cleared their exam.

JPSC Highlights

Highlights of JPSC 2021

JPCS Exam Details
Exam Name JPSC Combined Civil Service Examination
Conducting Body Jharkhand Public Service Commission
Mode of the examination Online
Exam Stages Three stages including Prelims Exam, Mains Exam, and Personality Test
Frequency of exam Conducted once in a year
Eligibility Criteria Graduation
Language English & Hindi
JPSC Eligibility

Eligibility for JPSC Civil Services Exam 2021

  • Any Indian citizen whose age limit falls under the minimum and maximum age limit criteria set by the Jharkhand PSC are eligible to apply.
  • For Jharkhand administrative services, candidates must be at least 21 years old while the maximum limit is 35 (for the candidates belonging to the general category).
  • The maximum age limit permitted to BC-II/ BC-I job seekers is 37 years.
  • The female candidates belonging to an unreserved group can apply till 38 years of age. However, candidates belonging to SC & ST category get 2 years age relaxation.
  • Candidates need to have a Bachelors’ Degree from any recognized university or equivalent qualification.
JPSC Dates

JPSC Civil Services Exam Dates 2021

Events Exam Date
Official notification of the exam Will be updated shortly
Last date to submit the form Not yet announced
Admit Card Released Date Will be updated shortly
Date of the Exam Will be updated shortly
Result Will be updated shortly
JPSC Application

Apply online for JPSC exams

These exams each year are taken on three levels. Candidates who are interested to apply for the JPSC Civil Services Exam 2021 must fill the Jharkhand Civil Services Exam application form. The application form is available at the official website, candidates need to adhere to the below-mentioned steps while filling the form:

How to Apply

  • Candidates need to visit the official website of JPSC
  • On the left side of the home page, candidates can see the option of Online Application.
  • Click on that option and a new link related to the Combined Civil Service exam will open.
  • Make sure that you make no errors while filing the details. In case of any errors, candidates will not be able to rectify the error at the later stage.
  • Write the details in Block letters only.
  • Details like candidates name, his/her father’s, etc. must match the name written in Matriculation certificate.
  • Write the correct Date of Birth mentioned, it should be the same as mentioned in the matriculation certificate.
  • Submit all the mandatory documents.
  • Candidates post-qualifying the Mains exam must produce all the proofs related to their Caste, date of birth, educational proof, etc.
  • In case the JPSC online application submitted by candidates gets rejected by the commission, the candidates will not get application fees refunded.

JPSC Combined State Civil Services Application Fees

Category Fees
All unreserved/ BC-I / BC-II Candidates INR 600 plus Bank Charges
Jharkhand SC / ST INR 150 plus Bank Charges
Admit Card

JPSC Admit Card 2021

Candidates can download the JPSC Admit Card by visiting the official website. The admit card for the JPSC prelims normally releases 10-15 days before the commencement of the exam. Candidates who registered for the exam by submitting all the documents only can download the card.

Steps to follow to download the admit card:

  • Check the official website.
  • Now tap on the link which states download the card.
  • Submit the Registration number, day and date of birth, etc.
  • Make sure that you put the same Captcha code over there
  • After that tap on the Download Admit Card icon

For all different stages of the exam, candidates will be provided a separate admit card. JPSC Mains admit card will be provided to those candidates only who cleared the prelims exam.

JPSC Selection

JPSC 2021 Selection Process

The selection of the candidates for the Jharkhand Combined Civil Services Exam 2021 is divided into three stages including:

  • Preliminary Examination
  • Main Examination
  • Personality Test.

Candidates need to successfully qualify each level to move onto another stage. Candidates will get be shortlisted as per the marks obtained by the them in the final stage of the exam, also their interview’s performance will be considered. The final merit list will be finalized by combining marks obtained in the last written exam and interview.

Team of JPSC include:

  • The Head of JPSC is a Chairman. Presently, the commission is headed by Sri Sudhir Tripathi.
  • Deputy Secretary
  • members
  • Secretary
  • Controller of Examination
  • Deputy Controller of Examination

Post that comes under JPSC

JPSC exam takes place to recruit for the following services:

  • Jharkhand Administrative Services
  • Jharkhand Police Services
  • State Finance Services
  • State Information Services


Ques. When JPSC exams occur?

Ans. Mostly the PSC exams are conducted each year.

Ques. What are the ways to clear the JPSC exam?

Ans. First of all, it is important to have clarity of the syllabus and the latest exam pattern. Studying General Studies and the latest affairs is important and lots of questions related to this will be asked in the exam. Once you have completed studying the entire syllabus, you must start practising more mock tests to boost your revision.

Ques. How can I apply for these exams?

Ans. Post the release of the JPSC application form, candidates planning to give this exam can apply online for the same. They have to pay the application fee via challan in SBI.

Ques. What is the age limit while applying for the JPSC exam?

Ans. The age limit for the JPSC exam varies from service to service. For JAS, candidates must be at least 22 years old while the upper age limit is 35 years.

Ques. Is there any negative marking for wrong attempts in JPSC Exam?

Ans. No, based on the changes in the JPSC exam pattern, no marks will be deducted for writing answers in JPSC Prelims Exam.

Ques. When the JPSC 2020 exam will be conducted?

Ans. JPSC 2020 exam is planned to be conducted on September 13, 2020.

Ques. How many vacancies were announced for the JPSC exam 2020?

Ans. Total vacancies announced for the JPSC exam 2020 are 267 posts.

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*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.