RPSC RAS Prelims Syllabus 2016,Rajasthan RAS-RTS Pre Pattern,Question Papers:
The Rajasthan Public Service Commission (RPSC) has announced the Date for conducting the Rajasthan State and Subordinate Services Combined Competitive (Preliminary) Examination 2016 with Syllabus, Exam Pattern & Question Papers. Rajasthan Public Service Commission has scheduled Optical Mark Recognition Based Preliminary Test for the 28th of August 2016 (28.08.2016) Rajasthan State & Subordinate Services Combined Competitive (Preliminary) Examination 2016. The said Optical Mark Recognition Based Preliminary Examination shall comprise 150 Items.
RPSC RAS Preliminary Examination 2016
The Rajasthan Public Service Commission (RPSC) is all set to Release Notification in ragarding to the Rajasthan State and Subordinate Services Combined Competitive (Preliminary) Examination 2016 Prelims Syllabus & Solved Question Papers to Prepare for the Examination.
|Particulars||No. of Posts|
|Rajasthan State & Subordinate Services Combined Competitive Examination 2016|
|Subordinate Services Non-TSP Region Based Posts||369|
|TSP Region Posts||22|
RPSC RAS Preliminary Examination: 2016 Exam Pattern
Raj State & Subordinate Services Combined Competitive (Prelim) Exam 2016: Syllabus & Scheme of the Raj State & Subordinate Services Combined Competitive Preliminary Examination 2016:
The said Examination shall contain the Multiple Choice Questions based on the Syllabus detailed hereunder:
|Srl. No.||Name of the Subject||No. of Objective-Type Multiple Choice Questions||Maximum Marks||Marking Scheme||Examination Duration|
|01.||General Knowledge & General Science (Bilingual)
जनरल नॉलेज और जनरल साइंस (द्विभाषी)
|150||200||Each Questions carries Equal Marks. 1/3rd Marks of the Total Marks assigned to the OTMCQs.||Three (03) Hours|
RPSC RAS Preliminary Examination: 2016 Syllabus
|Srl. No.||Name of the Subjects||Contents|
|01.||History, Art, Culture, Literature, Tradition & Heritage of Rajasthan (इतिहास, कला, संस्कृति, साहित्य, परंपरा और राजस्थान की विरासत)||
Major Landmarks in the History of Rajasthan, Major Dynasties, Their Administrative and Revenue System.
Socio-cultural Issues. Freedom Movement, Political Awakening and Integration Salient features of Architecture – Forts and Monuments
Arts, Paintings and Handicrafts. Important Works of Rajasthani literature. Local Dialects Fairs, Festivals, Folk Music and Folk Dances. Rajasthani Culture, Traditions and Heritage. Religious Movements, Saints & Lokdevtas of Rajasthan. Important Tourist Places. Leading Personalities of Rajasthan
|02.||Indian History (भारतीय इतिहास)||
Ancient & Medieval Period:
Ø Salient features and Major Landmarks of Ancient and Medieval India
Ø Art, Culture, Literature and Architecture.
Ø Major Dynasties, Their Administrative System. Socio-Economic Conditions, Prominent Movements.
Ø Modern Indian history (from about the middle of the eighteenth century until the present) – significant events, personalities and issues.
Ø The Freedom Struggle & Indian National Movement-its various stages and important contributors and contributions from different parts of the country.
Ø Social and Religious Reform movements in the19th and 20th century.
Ø Post-independence consolidation and reorganization within the country
|03.||Geography of World and India (विश्व और भारत का भूगोल)||
Ø Broad Physical features.
Ø Environmental and Ecological Issues.
Ø Wildlife and Bio-diversity.
Ø International Waterways.
Ø Major Industrial Regions.
Geography of India:
Ø Broad physical features and Major physiographic divisions.
Ø Agriculture and Agro based Activities.
Ø Minerals –Iron, Manganese, Coal, Oil & Gas, Atomic minerals.
Ø Major Industries and Industrial development.
Ø Transportation–major transport corridors.
Ø Natural Resources.
Ø Environmental Problems and Ecological Issues.
|Geography of Rajasthan (राजस्थान का भूगोल)||
Ø Broad physical features and Major physiographic divisions.
Ø Natural Resource of Rajasthan-
Ø Climate, Natural Vegetation, Forests, Wildlife and Bio-diversity
Ø Major irrigation projects.
Ø Mines and Minerals.
Ø Major Industries and Potential for Industrial Development
|04.||Indian Constitution, Political System & Governance (भारतीय संविधान, राजनीतिक प्रणाली और गवर्नेंस)||
Ø Constitutional Development & Indian Constitution:
Government of India Acts: 1919 and 1935, Constituent Assembly, Nature of Indian Constitution; Preamble, Fundamental Rights, Directive Principles of State, Fundamental Duties, Federal Structure, Constitutional Amendments, Emergency Provisions, Public Interest Litigation (P.I.L.) and Judicial Review.
Indian Political System and Governance:
Ø Nature of Indian State, Democracy in India, Reorganization of States, Coalition Governments, Political Parties, National Integration.
Ø Union and State Executive; Union and State Legislative, Judiciary
Ø President, Parliament, Supreme Court, Election Commission, Comptroller and Auditor General, Planning Commission, National Development Council, Central Vigilance Commission (CVC), Central Information Commission, Lokpal, National Human Rights Commission (NHRC).
Ø Local Self Government & Panchayati Raj
Public Policy & Rights:
Ø National Public Policy as a welfare state.
Ø Various Legal Rights and Citizen Charter.
|05.||Political and Administrative System of Rajasthan (राजस्थान के राजनीतिक और प्रशासनिक व्यवस्था)||
Ø Governor, Chief Minister, State Assembly, High Court, Rajasthan Public Service Commission, District Administration, State Human Rights Commission, Lokayukta, State Election Commission, State Information Commission.
Ø Public Policy, Legal Rights and Citizen Charter
|06.||Economic Concepts and Indian Economy (आर्थिक अवधारणाओं और भारतीय अर्थव्यवस्था)||
Basic Concepts of Economics
Ø Basic Knowledge of Budgeting, Banking, Public Finance, National Income, Growth and Development
Ø Accounting-Concept, Tools and Uses in Administration
Ø Stock Exchange and Share Market
Ø Fiscal and Monetary Policies
Ø Subsidies, Public Distribution System
Ø Inflation-Concept, Impact and Control Mechanism
Economic Development & Planning:
Ø 5 Year Plans – Objectives, Strategies and Achievements.
Ø Major Sectors of Economy
Ø Agriculture, Industry, Service and Trade
Ø Current Status, Issues & initiatives.
Ø Major Economic Problems and Government Initiatives. Economic Reforms and Liberalization.
Human Resource and Economic Development:
Ø Human Development Index
Ø Poverty and Unemployment: Concept, Types, Causes, Remedies and Current Flagship Schemes. Social Justice and Empowerment:
Ø Provisions for Weaker Sections
|07.||Economy of Rajasthan (राजस्थान की अर्थव्यवस्था)||Ø Macro overview of Economy.
Ø Major Agricultural, Industrial and Service Sector Issues.
Ø Growth, Development and Planning.
Ø Infrastructure & Resources.
Ø Major Development Projects.
Ø Programmes and Schemes-
Ø Government Welfare Schemes for SC/ST/Backward
Ø Class/Minorities/Disabled Persons, Destitute, Women, Children, Old Age People,
Ø Farmers & Laborers.
|08.||Science & Technology (विज्ञान प्रौद्योगिकी)||
Ø Basics of Everyday Science.
Ø Electronics, Computers, Information and Communication Technology.
Ø Space Technology including Satellites.
Ø Defence Technology.
Ø Human body, Food and Nutrition, Health care.
Ø Environmental and Ecological Changes and its Impacts.
Ø Biodiversity, Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering.
Ø Agriculture, Horticulture, Forestry and Animal Husbandry with special reference to Rajasthan.
Ø Development of Science and Technology in Rajasthan
|09.||Reasoning & Mental Ability (तर्क एवं मानसिक क्षमता)||
Logical Reasoning (Deductive, Inductive, Adductive):
Ø Statement and Assumptions, Statement and Argument, Statements and Conclusion, Courses of Action.
Ø Analytical Reasoning.
Mental Ability :
Number series, Letter series, Odd man out, Coding-Decoding, Problems relating to Relations, Shapes and their sub sections.
Basic Numeracy :
Ø Elementary knowledge of Mathematical and Statistical Analysis.
Ø Number System, Order of Magnitude, Ratio and Proportion, Percentage, Simple and Compound Interest, Data Analysis (Tables, Bar diagram, Line graph, Pie-chart).
|10.||Current Affairs (सामयिकी)||
1) Major Current Events and Issues of State (Rajasthan), National and International Importance
2) Persons and Places in recent news
3) Games and Sports related Activities
Rajasthan State & Subordinate Services Combined Competitive (Preliminary) Examination 2013 comprising One Paper carries 200 Marks with deduction of 1/3rd of the Marks allotted to the Objective-Type Multiple Choice Questions.
Rajasthan State & Subordinate Services Combined Competitive (Main) Examination – 2013 consisting of Four (04) Papers; viz., General Studies I / General Studies II / General Studies III / General English & General Hindi, with each carrying 200 Marks
Viva-voce / Personality Test carries 100 Marks
The Public Service Commission, Rajasthan (PSCR) shall separately draw up a Community wise Merit List based on the Sufficient High Marks secured in aggregate both in RPSC held Rajasthan State and Subordinate Services Combined Competitive (Main) Examination 2016 and Personality Test.
|Commences on||Ends On||Written Examination|
|Online Preliminary Test (OPT)||28.08.2016|
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