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MPSC (Maharashtra Public Service Commission) Exam Centres 2021

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May 11, 2021

Maharashtra Public Service Commission (MPSC) is the governmental body that has the responsibility of recruiting candidates for the various posts of civil services in the Government of Maharashtra (GoM). Download MPSC Previous Years’ Question Papers here.

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MPSC conducts the examinations for selecting the officers at both Group-A, Group-B, Group- C levels. The selection procedure is solely based on the examinations conducted by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC). There are more than 30 exam centres for conducting MPSC Prelims Exam, whereas the MPSC Main Exam Venues are only 4.

The examination process for various departments consists of three stages of exams which are as follows:

  1. MPSC Preliminary Exam
  2. MPSC Mains Exam
  3. Personality Test/ Viva-voce / Interview Round
MPSC Highlights

MPSC 2020-2021 Highlights

Name of the body Maharashtra Public Service Commission (MPSC)
Location Mumbai, Maharashtra
Examination level State level Exam
Main Function Recruit candidates to serve the Government of Maharashtra and its allied organizations.
Stages of the examination Preliminary Mains Interview
Posts / Recruitment Group A, B, and C posts
Job Location Across Maharashtra
Official Website https://www.mpsc.gov.in/
MPSC Prelims Centres

MPSC State Services Preliminary Exam Centres

MPSC had released an MPSC 2021 notification in which the candidates who had chosen Pune district as their exam centres were allowed to change their centre for the MPSC preliminary examination.  The centres were available on a first-apply-first-allot basis.

The examination centres for the MPSC preliminary exam are as follows:

Examination Centre Centre Code Examination Centre Centre Code Examination Centre Centre Code
Ahmednagar 11 Hingoli 23 Usmanabad 36
Akola 12 Jalgaon 24 Parbhani 37
Alibagh 13 Jalna 25 Pune 38
Amravati 14 Kohlapur 26 Ratnagiri 39
Aurangabad 15 Kudal 27 Sangli 40
Beed 16 Latur 28 Satara 41
Bhandara 17 Mumbai (central) 30 Solapur 42
Buldhana 18 Mumbai (West) 31 Thane 43
Chandrapur 19 Nagpur 32 Vardha 44
Dhule 20 Nanded 33 Washim 45
Gadchiroli 21 Nandurbar 34 Yavatmal 46
Gondia 22 Nasik 35 Palghar 47
Navi Mumbai 48 - - - -
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MPSC Mains Centres

MPSC State Services Main Exam Centres

The candidates who clear the MPSC Prelims exam will be allowed to sit for the MPSC Main exam. Till now, there has been no information about the date on which the Main exam will be conducted. Till now, there has been no information about the exact date on which the Main exam will be conducted after getting postponed.

The MPSC Main examination centres are as follows:

Aurangabad Pune
Mumbai Nagpur
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MPSC Interview

MPSC State Services Interview Round Examination Centre

The candidates who clear the MPSC Main examination, are then called for the Interview round. This an overall personality assessment exam where the general suitability of the candidates will be checked. The candidates will be judged upon the soft powers like leadership qualities, communication skills, mental agility and analytical outlook.

The MPSC will issue the list of selected candidates on the official website with their roll numbers and the time of the interview. MPSC Interview Date for the 2021 examination have not been declared yet, due to the obvious reasons of a pandemic situation.

The interview centres for the state service examination of the exam cycle 2019 were as follows:

Aurangabad Pune
Mumbai Nagpur
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MPSC FAQs

Ques. Will all the candidates be able to give the MPSC personality test/ viva-voce?

Ans. No, only the candidates who will clear the MPSC Main examination will be eligible for the Interview Round/ Personality test.

Ques. Which are the top posts under MPSC?

Ans. Two of the top-notch posts under MPSC are group-A level services of:

  • Deputy Collector (Group A)
  • Deputy Superintendent of Police (DySP) (Group A)
  • Assistant Commissioner Sales Tax

Ques. What is the MPSC application Fee? What are the modes of payment?

Ans. The application fee for the State Service Preliminary Exam differ according to the category a candidate belongs to:

  • General: Rs 524
  • Category: Rs 324

The candidates can pay through the following modes:

  • online
  • bank payment
  • at citizen service centres
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*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.

Comments


8 Comments
R
rohan bharti
What is the purpose of taking interviews?
J
jaya garg

Hi Rohan. The candidates who clear the MPSC Main examination, are then called for the Interview round. This an overall personality assessment exam where the general suitability of the candidates will be checked. The candidates will be judged upon the soft powers like leadership qualities, communication skills, mental agility and analytical outlook.

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sourajit mukherjee
In which cities the MPSC Main examination is taken?
J
jaya garg

Hi ourajit. The mains is taken in four cities including Aurangabad, Pune, Mumbai, and Nagpur.

P
priya
Can you name some MPSC pre exam centers?
J
jaya garg

Some of the centers are located in cities like Ahmednagar, Hingoli, Usmanabad, Akola, Jalgaon, Parbhani, Jalna, Pune, among others mentioned here.

B
bhagyashri kene
Explain the detailed examination process for several departments?
J
jaya garg

Hi Bhagyashri. The detailed examination process for several departments consists of three stages of exams including MPSC Preliminary Exam, MPSC Mains Exam, and Personality Test/ Viva-voce / Interview Round.

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koyena biswas
How many total exam centers are there where the exam are taken?
J
jaya garg

Hi Koyena. There are more than 30 exam centres for conducting MPSC Prelims Exam, whereas the MPSC Main Exam Venues are only 4.

D
divakar sharma
Who takes the MPSC exam?
J
jaya garg

Hi Divakar. The Maharashtra Public Service Commission (MPSC) is the governmental body that has the responsibility of appointing candidates for the various posts of civil services in the Government of Maharashtra (GoM).

R
rashmi
how to change mpsc exam centre?
J
jaya garg

Hi Rashmi. MPSC had released a notification allowing candidates to change their exam centre. But the centers were available on a first-apply-first-allot basis. Other details related to the same are presented here.
 

S
sheetal chib
What happens if I forgot to choose the exam centre of the MPSC combined exam?
J
jaya garg

Hi Sheetal. In that case, you will be allotted the centre nearest to address provided by you while applying.