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MPPSC Syllabus

The Madhya Pradesh Public Service Commission (MPPSC) conducts the State Service Examination to recruit candidates for various administrative posts in Madhya Pradesh. To excel in this highly competitive exam, aspiring civil servants must be well-acquainted with the MPPSC syllabus. In this blog, we will unravel the details of the MPPSC syllabus and provide valuable insights to help you prepare effectively.

MPPSC Syllabus

Madhya Pradesh Public Service Commission which is the MPPSC conducts recruitment examinations every year to various departments in administrative posts to serve as State Service. It takes place annually, held in 3 main stages preliminary, Mains and Interviews, every year thousands of students enrol and qualify. However, to excel and land good administrative posts, students should be well acquainted with the MPPSC syllabus.

MPPSC Syllabus Prelims

General Studies – Objective Type (200 marks in 2 hours)

  • Information and communication technology
  • Geography history and culture of Madhya Pradesh
  • History of India and Independence of India
  • Indian and world geography
  • General science and environment
  • Polity and economy of Madhya Pradesh
  • Sports
  • Current events of national and international level importance

General Aptitude Test – Objective Type (200 Marks in 2 hours)

  • Comprehension skills and interpersonal skills
  • Analytical ability and logical reasoning
  • Problem-solving and decision making
  • Basic numeracy skills
  • Comprehension skills in Hindi language up to class 10 level

MPPSC Syllabus Mains

General Studies – I (300 Marks in 3 hours)

Water management, Geography, History and Disaster management

General Studies – II (300 Marks in 3 hours)

Security issues, Social legislation, Constitution, Social sector

General Studies – III (300 Marks in 3 hours)

Data interpretation, Science and Technology

General Studies – IV (200 Marks in 3 hours)

Philosophers, Human need and motivation, Attitude

Hindi (200 Marks in 3 hours)

Hindi Essay (100 Marks in 2 hours)

MPPSC Syllabus Interview – Personality Test

An interview is conducted to guess the candidate’s personality type and give them a suitable administrative post that they can fulfil the objectives of given their knowledge and attitude towards the opportunity.

The minimum age limit for all posts is 21, and the maximum can vary from 33 to 40. The number of vacancies can vary every year but it is usually between 200 and 300.  Candidates can refer to most NCERT books provided for their study of MPSC Syllabus material including everyday newspapers for current affairs.

MPPSC Preliminary Examination Syllabus:

  1. General Studies Paper-I:
  • History and Culture of India and Madhya Pradesh.
  • Geography of India and Madhya Pradesh.
  • Indian Polity and Governance.
  • Economic and Sustainable Development.
  • Science and Technology.
  • Current Affairs and Sports.
  1. General Studies Paper-II (Aptitude Test):
  • Comprehension.
  • Interpersonal skills, including communication skills.
  • Logical reasoning and analytical ability.
  • Decision-making and problem-solving.
  • General mental ability.
  • Basic numeracy (numbers and their relations, orders of magnitude, etc.) and data interpretation (charts, graphs, tables, data sufficiency, etc.).
  • Hindi Language Comprehension Skill (Class X Level).
  • English Language Comprehension Skill (Class X Level).

MPPSC Mains Examination Syllabus:

  1. General Studies-I:
  • History of India.
  • Geography of India.
  • Indian Polity and Governance.
  • International Relations and Current Events.
  • Specific knowledge of Madhya Pradesh.
  1. General Studies-II:
  • Indian Constitution.
  • Governance and Public Policy.
  • Social and Some Important Legislation.
  • Rights Issues.
  • Welfare Schemes.
  1. General Studies-III:
  • Science and Technology.
  • Energy.
  • Environment.
  • Disaster Management.
  • Economic Development.
  1. General Studies-IV:
  • Human needs and motivation.
  • Philosophy.
  • Values.
  • Attitude.
  • Aptitude.
  • Case Studies.
  1. General Hindi:
  • Essay Writing.
  • Report Writing.
  • Letter Writing.
  • Translation.
  • Grammar.
  1. Hindi Essay Writing:
  • Essay Writing on current issues and events.

Optional Subjects:

Candidates must choose one optional subject from a list provided by the MPPSC. The syllabus for optional subjects varies widely and typically corresponds to the candidate’s academic background.

Interview: The interview round assesses the candidate’s personality, communication skills, and general knowledge.

To succeed in the MPPSC examination, aspirants must adopt a comprehensive approach to preparation. Start by thoroughly understanding the syllabus and focusing on weak areas. Join a reputable coaching institute or engage in self-study and use books, online resources, and mock tests. Consistent practice and time management are essential to excel in the preliminary and main examinations.

In conclusion, the MPPSC syllabus is vast and diverse, covering various subjects relevant to administrative roles in Madhya Pradesh. Determined preparation and a deep understanding of the topics mentioned in the syllabus are key to achieving success in this prestigious examination. Stay focused, stay committed, and you can pave your way to a promising career in the Madhya Pradesh State Civil Services.

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