Maharashtra Public Services Commission (MPSC) is a conducting body of various recruitment exams in the state of Maharashtra. It acts as a recruitment portal wherein the jobs are offered in various departments of the state government. Check MPSC Upcoming Jobs Notifications. This year MPSC recruitment started from January 31, 2020 and go till February 20, 2020. The Commission is responsible for conducting the exams for the following posts:
MPSC Recruitment 2020 is generally held in 3 stages- Prelims, Mains and Interview. For some posts, candidates may have to appear for a Physical Test as well.
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Given below is the updates schedule for all the posts offered by Maharashtra state government:
|Maharashtra Subordinate Services Non-Gazetted, Group-B – Check Notification||January 1, 2020||March 24, 2020||Combined Paper I: July 28, 2020|
|PSI Paper II: August 4, 2020|
|STI Paper II: August 11, 2020|
|ASO Paper II: August 24, 2020|
|Deputy Collector, Deputy Superintendent of Police/ Asst Commissioner of Police||December 31, 2020||February 17, 2020||July 13 – 15, 2020|
|Assistant Forest Guard/ Forestryman||January 8, 2020||Concluded||Concluded|
|Clerk-Typist, Sub Inspector, Tax Assistant||January 16, 2020||June 20, 2020||Group C Services Main (Combined Paper I): October 14, 2020|
|Clerk – Typist Main Exam (Paper II): October 21, 2020|
|Sub Inspector Main Exam (Paper II): November 4, 2020|
|Tax Assistant Main Exam (Paper II): December 2, 2020|
|MPSC Assistant Director||September 18, 2020||Concluded||Concluded|
|Maharashtra Subordinate Services||December 21, 2020||Maharashtra Subordinate Services: August 26, 2020|
|Police Sub Inspector, Group-B: September 2, 2020|
|State Tax Inspector, Group-B: October 20, 2020|
|Assistant Section Officer, Group-B: October 27, 2020|
|MPSC Maharashtra Agricultural Services||November 30, 2020||September 8, 2020|
|MPSC State Services||December 18, 2020||
Written Exam: August 18 – 20, 2020
|Interview: January 2 – 22, 2020|
For this year, given below is the bifurcation of seats as per the posts:
|Post Name||Seat Matrix||Age Limit|
|Police Sub Inspector (PSI) - Group B||496||19 to 31 years|
|Assistant Section Officer (ASO)- Group-B||24||18 to 38 years|
|State Tax Inspector (STI)- Group-B||35||18 to 38 years|
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The posts under this category are Deputy Collector, Deputy Superintendent of Police/ Assistant Commissioner of Police & Other vacancies.
|Post Name||Seat Matrix||Age Limit|
|Deputy Collector, Group-A||40||Minimum Age: 19 years|
|Deputy Superintendent of Police/ Asst Commissioner of Police, Group-A||31|
|Assistant Director, Maharashtra Finance and Accounts Service, Group-A||16|
|Industry Deputy Director, Technical, Group-A||2|
|Deputy Education Officer, Maharashtra Education Services, Group-A||25|
|Assistant Regional Transport Officer, Group-A||3||Maximum Age: 38 years|
|Room Officer, Group-A||16|
|Assistant Group Development, Group-B||11|
|Industry Officer, Technical, Group-A||5||Age relaxation is applicable as per rules.|
|Naib Tehsildar, Group-B||113|
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Other Posts offered via MPSC
The standards are defined by the commission who conducts MPSC Recruitment exam. Participants should make sure that they fulfill the minimum eligibility norms for the various posts before applying for respective posts. The eligibility criteria is as follows:
|Category||Upper age relaxation|
|SC/ ST||5 years|
|PwD||Maximum age limit is 45 years|
MPSC Recruitment 2020 Application Form can be submitted by individuals interested to pursue the various posts by the online mode only. The application process will begin soon after the advertisements for the respective posts are published.
Participants have to provide basic details like personal information and academic qualifications in the application form. MPSC online registration and application process consists of 4 steps which are given below:
Aspirants can follow the steps give below to apply online
Step 1: Registration
Step 2: Filling of MPSC Recruitment 2020 Application Form
|Photograph||4.5 x 3.5 cm||50 KB|
|Signature||4.5 x 3.5 cm||50 KB|
Step 3: Fee Payment
Step 4: Selection of Exam Center
The admit card/ hall tickets for each recruitment exam will be released a week prior to the exam. These hall tickets should be downloaded within stipulated time. The document acts as a gateway to the examination hall. Steps to download MPSC Recruitment 2020 Admit Card are given below:
MPSC Recruitment 2020 will be conducted in 3 stages- Prelims, Mains and Interview. A physical test will also be required for some posts. Here are some highlights about MPSC 2020 exam pattern:
|Mode of Examination||Offline|
|Stages of exam||3 (Prelims, Mains and Interview)|
|Type of Questions||Objective (Prelims) and Descriptive (Mains|
The syllabus for MPSC 2020 will cover a multitude of topics. The detailed syllabus will be mentioned in the official notification of the commission. The important topics for the Prelims exam are given below
|General Studies||Current events, History of India (with special reference to Maharashtra) and Indian National Movement, Maharashtra, India and World Geography – Physical, Social, Economic Geography of Maharashtra, India and the World.|
|Maharashtra and India – Polity and Governance – Constitution, Political System, Panchayati Raj, Urban Governance, Public Policy, Rights issues, Economic and Social Development|
|General issues on Environmental Ecology, Bio-diversity and Climate Change, General Science.|
|Interpersonal and communication skills|
|Logical reasoning and analytical ability.|
|Decision – making and problem – solving.|
|General mental ability and Basic quantitative aptitude|
MPSC Recruitment 2020 Result will be declared on the official website in the form of scorecards. The scorecard will contain the scores obtained in the different papers and total score. The results of the MPSC can be checked after each stage by following these few steps:
The commission will also publish the provisional answer key before declaring the results. Candidates can use this key to estimate their rough score. After the results are announced, the shortlisted aspirants must appear for the mains exam.
MPSC Recruitment 2020 is a 3 tier exam similar to UPSC. Individuals will have to go through the prelims, mains and interview round in order to get recruited. The whole process is explained briefly below:
Q. I have a Bsc degree in Botany. Am I eligible for the exam?
A. Yes. Applicants who have a bachelor’s degree/ master’s degree or a diploma (of minimum 3 years duration) in any stream and from a recognized university/ institution are eligible for MPSC 2020
Q. What are the things you need before applying for the exam?
A. Candidates should have a valid email ID, mobile number and scanned images of recent passport- size photograph and signature before applying for the exam. It is advisable to fill the application forms on updated internet browsers and ensure there is good network connectivity so as to apply in a hassle free manner
Q. Can I appear for only General studies paper in prelims exam?
A. No. Individuals have to appear for each paper in the prelims and mains exam so as to be eligible for the next stage of the state service examination. They can however choose the optional subject in the mains exam as per their specialization
Q. Is age relaxation criteria applicable for ex-servicemen?
A. Yes. Aspirants who fall under this category will also be able to avail age relaxation provided they fulfill all the eligibility terms as decided by the state commission.
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.