West Bengal Primary Teacher Recruitment 2021: West Bengal Board of Primary Education has released a recruitment notice on 23rd December 2020 for the Primary School Teachers from among TET-2014 qualified trained candidates. The eligible candidates should apply much before 06th January 2021 for 16500 state-wise vacancies. The candidates who will fill their application form before 06th January 2021, will be called for Viva/Voce/Interview And Aptitude Test on and from 10th January 2021 to 17th January 2021. The venue and dates to the respective candidate will be intimated soon. Stay tuned with us for more updates.

West Bengal Primary Teacher Recruitment 2021: Highlights

WBSSC Assistant Teacher Recruitment 2021
Exam Name West Bengal Primary Teacher Recruitment 2021
Conducting Body West Bengal Board of Primary Education
Posts Name Assistant Teacher
Vacancies 16500
Online Application Starts 23rd December 2020
Last Date to Apply 06th January 2021
Job Category West Bengal Govt. Jobs
Official Website @wbbpe.org

West Bengal Primary Teacher Recruitment 2021: Important Dates

Events Dates
Notification Date 23rd December 2020
Online Application Start Date 23rd  December 2020
Last Date to Apply 06th January 2021
Interview/Aptitude Test From 10th January 2021 to 17th January 2021

West Bengal Primary Teacher Recruitment 2021: Notification PDF

The candidates who have qualified and trained in TET 2014 and are waiting for the appointment as Assistant Teacher in primary schools should go through the official notification released by WB Board of Primary Education on 23rd December 2020.

West Bengal Primary Teacher Recruitment 2021: Vacancy Details

A total of 16500 vacant posts have been announced for the Primary School Teacher by West Bengal Board of Primary Education through an official notification. It has invited the candidates who have qualified and trained from TET 2014 who are seeking the post of Assistant Teacher against 16500 state-wise vacancies in Govt. Aided/ Sponsered Primary/Junior Basic Schools.

West Bengal Primary Teacher Recruitment 2021: Eligibility Criteria

Educational Qualification

The candidate shall possess the minimum educational and training qualification as prescribed by National Council for Teacher Education and should have passed in the Teacher Eligibility Test (TET) 2014, conducted by the West Bengal Board of primary education under the order of the govt. of West Bengal in accordance with the guidelines framed by the NCTE for the purpose.

Age Limit (as on 01/01/2020)

The candidate should be of the age group 18 to 40 years

There will be age relaxation for reserved category as per government norms

Application Fee

  1. UR & OBC A/B category – Rs. 200/-
  2. SC/ST and PH category – Rs. 50/-

Steps to Apply online for West Bengal Primary Teacher Recruitment 2021

  1. Visit official website and click on the notification reading “Click Here Online applications for recruitment of Primary School Teachers from among TET-2014 qualified trained candidates.”
  2. As the new page opens, Fill in all the important details asked in the form.
  3. Fill in the other credentials, upload the required documents.
  4. Verify all the entered details of the form
  5. Finally, make the required application fee payment.
  6. Click Submit button

WB Primary Teacher Recruitment 2021: Online Application Link

The interested and eligible candidates can apply online for the 16500 posts of Assistant Teacher through West Bengal Primary Teacher Recruitment 2021 from the direct link provided below. The online application link will be active till 06th January 2021.

West Bengal Primary Teacher Recruitment 2021: Selection Process

The selection of the TET 2014 qualified eligible candidates to the post of Assistant Teacher in Primary schools will be done on the basis of conditions of West Bengal Primary School Teachers Recruitment 2016. The candidates who will fill their application form before 06th January 2021, will be called for Viva/Voce/Interview And Aptitude Test on and from 10th January 2021 to 17th January 2021. The venue and dates to the respective candidate will be intimated soon.

West Bengal Primary Teacher Recruitment 2021: Salary Structure

 The candidates will get a basic salary of Rs. 28900 plus DA as admissible plus HRA @12% of the basic plus MA as admissible.

WBCS 2021 Notification Out: West Bengal Public Service Commission (WBPSC) has invited applications for West Bengal Civil Service (WBCS) Exam 2021. The interested candidates who wish to apply for WBPSC can read further notification to know more details of the application, which has begun from 24th December 2020. In accordance with the State Services Recruitment Rules, the Public Service Commission, West Bengal will hold the West Bengal Civil Service (Executive) Examination, 2021.

WBCS 2021 Notification

WBCS 2021 Notification: Overview
Conducting Body West Bengal Public Service Commission (WBPSC)
Exam Name West Bengal Civil Service (WBCS) 2021
Eligibility Criteria Degree from a recognized university + Knowledge of Bengali Language
Age Limit
  • Minimum: 21 years
  • Maximum: 36 years
Selection Process
  • Prelims,
  • Mains, and
  • Interview
Application Fee Rs 210/-
Mode of Application Online Application
Mode of Exam Offline
Services Offered Group A, B, C, and D services
Official Website http://pscwbapplication.in/

WBCS 2021 Important Dates

WBCS 2021 Important Dates
WBCS 2021 Events Dates
WBCS 2021 Notification 19th December 2020
WBCS 2021 Commencement of Online Application 24th December 2020
Last date for submission of Online Application 15th January 2021
Last date for submission of fees through online 15th January 2021
Last date for submission of fees through offline 16th January 2021
Prelims Exam Dates March/April 2021
Mains Exam Dates To be notified

WBCS 2021 Eligibility Criteria

Educational Qualification

  • A degree of a recognized University
  • Ability to read, write, and speak in Bengali (not required for those candidates whose mother tongue is Nepali).

Age Limit (as of 01st January 2021)

  • For Group A & C: 21 to 36 Years.
  • For West Bengal Police Service: 20 to 36 years. (i.e. born not earlier than the 2nd January 1985 and not later than the 1st January 2001).
  • For Group D posts: 21 to 39 years.

Age Relaxation:

  • OBC: 3 years.
  • SC/ST: 5 Years.

The candidates must fulfill the requisite qualifications by the closing date of submission of the application.

WBCS 2021 Application Fee:

  • Rs.210/- + Service Charge 1% of Examination Fee subject to a minimum of Rs.5/-  for online payment through debit/credit card plus service charge /GST as applicable as Govt. Duty or Service Charge of Rs.5/- Net Banking or Service Charge of Rs.20/- only for payment through Bank Counter (off-line payment).

WBCS 2021 Online Application Form

For the Online form of West Bengal Civil Service Exam 2021, the candidates can apply through the link from 24th December 2020. The direct link along with the instructions is available here.

Apply Online For WBCS 2021 Exam: Click Here

How to Apply For WBCS 2021 exam.?

Candidates need to follow the steps given below to apply for the WBCS 2021 exam.

  1. Click on the direct online application link above.
  2. As the new page opens, Fill in all the important details asked in the form.
  3. Fill in the other credentials, upload the required documents.
  4. Verify all the entered details of the form
  5. Finally, make the required application fee payment.
  6. Click Submit button

WBCS Exam 2021 Salary

GROUP A- Executive Salary
West Bengal Civil Service (Executive) (PB-4A) Rs.15,600/- to 42,000/- + G.P. Rs. 5,400/-

  • Assistant Commissioner of Revenue in the integrated West Bengal Revenue Service – (PB-4A) Rs.15,600/- to 42,000/- + G.P. Rs. 5,400/-
  • Gross emoluments at the entry-level – Rs.21,000/- besides D.A., M.A., and H.R.A. admissible as per rules.
  • West Bengal Co-operative Service – (PB-4A) Rs.15,600/- to 42,000/- + G.P. Rs. 5,400/-
  • Gross emoluments at the entry-level – Rs.21,000/- besides D.A., M.A., and H.R.A. admissible as per rules.
  • West Bengal Employment Service [Except the post of Employment Officer (Technical)] :(PB-4A) Rs.15,600/- to 42,000/- + G.P. Rs. 5,400/-
  • West Bengal Labour Service – (PB-4A) Rs.15,600/- to 42,000/- + G.P. Rs. 5,400/-
  • West Bengal Food and Supplies Service – (PB-4A) Rs.15,600/- to 42,000/- + G.P. Rs. 5,400/-

GROUP B Salary

  • West Bengal Police Service – (PB-4A) Rs.15,600/- to 42,000/- + G.P. Rs. 5,400/-

GROUP C Salary

  • Superintendent, District Correctional Home / Deputy Superintendent, Central Correctional Home – (PB-4) Rs.9,000/- to 40,500/- + G.P. Rs. 4,800/-
  • Joint Block Development Officer -(PB-4) Rs.9,000/- to 40,500/- + G.P. Rs. 4,700/-
  • Deputy Assistant Director of Consumer Affairs and Fair Business Practices – (PB-4) Rs.9,000/- to 40,500/- + G.P. Rs. 4,700/-
  • West Bengal Junior Social Welfare Service – (PB-4) Rs.9,000/- to 40,500/- + G.P. Rs. 4,700/-
  • West Bengal Subordinate Land Revenue Service, Grade-I – (PB-4) Rs.9,000/- to 40,500/- + G.P. Rs. 4,700/-
  • Assistant Commercial Tax Officer :(PB-4) Rs.9,000/- to 40,500/- + G.P. Rs. 4,700/-
  • Joint Registrar (West Bengal State Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission under the Consumer Affairs Department, Government of West Bengal) – (PB-4) Rs.9,000/- to 40,500/- + G.P. Rs. 4,700/-
  • Assistant Canal Revenue Officer (Irrigation) – (PB-4) Rs.9,000/- to 40,500/- + G.P. Rs. 4,400/-
  • Chief Controller of Correctional Services -(PB-4) Rs.9,000/- to 40,500/- + G.P. Rs. 4,400/-

GROUP D Salary

  • Inspector of Co-operative Societies – (PB-3) Rs.7,100/- to 37,600/- + G.P. Rs. 3,900/-
  • Panchayat Development Officer under the Panchayat and Rural Development Department – (PB-3) Rs.7,100/- to 37,600/- + G.P. Rs. 3,900/-
  • Rehabilitation Officer under the Refugee Relief and Rehabilitation Department – (PB-3) Rs.7,100/- to 37,600/- + G.P. Rs. 3,900/-

WBCS Syllabus & Pattern 2021

As per the notification, the WBCS exam involves three phases:

  1. Preliminary exam
  2. Main Exam
  3. Personality Test
  • Scheme of Preliminary Examination: The Preliminary Examination is meant to serve as a Screening Test only for the purpose of selection of candidates for the Main Examination.
  • The marks obtained in this examination by the candidates will not be considered for final selection. Only those candidates who will be declared qualified at the Preliminary Examination in a year shall be eligible for admission to the W.B.C.S.(Exe.) etc.(Main) Examination of that year.
  • The Preliminary Examination will consist of only one paper, viz., a paper on “General Studies”.
  • The paper will be of an objective type consisting of 200 multiple-choice questions. The paper will carry 200 marks and will be of 2½ hours duration. The standard of the paper will be of the level of knowledge as expected of a graduate of any faculty of a recognized University.
  • The paper will include questions covering the following fields of knowledge:
Subject  Marks No.of Questions Duration 
English Composition 25 25 2 Hours
General Science 25 25
Current events of National & International Importance 25 25
History of India 25 25
Geography of India with special reference to West Bengal 25 25
Indian Polity and Economy 25 25
Indian National Movement 25 25
General Mental Ability 25 25
Total 200 200 2 Hours

2. Scheme of the Main Examination: The Main Examination shall consist of six compulsory papers and one optional subject consisting of two papers (Only for candidates applying for group A and/or B) to be chosen by the candidates from the list of optional subjects given below. There will be two papers of the optional subject of 200 marks each.
Each paper, Compulsory or Optional, will carry 200 marks and will be of 3 hours duration.

  • A deduction of 10% of full marks may be made from the total marks secured by a candidate in a particular paper if he/she discloses his/ her identity by writing his/ her name, Roll No. or by putting any identifying marks in the answer script of that paper.
  • There shall be negative marking for each wrong answer to multiple-choice questions (MCQ Type).
  • Out of six compulsory papers, four papers i.e. (i) General Studies- I, (ii) General Studies- II, (iii) The Constitution of India and Indian Economy including role and functions of Reserve Bank of India and (iv) Arithmetic and Test of Reasoning will be of MCQ Type to be answered in OMR answer sheets and remaining two compulsory papers i.e. Paper – I and Paper – II will be of conventional type written examination.
  • Compulsory Papers: Six compulsory papers are as follows:-
    Paper I: Bengali/Hindi/Urdu/Nepali/Santali – Letter writing (within 150 words) / Drafting of Report (within 200 words), Précis Writing, Composition and Translation from English to Bengali/Hindi/Urdu/Nepali/Santali
    Paper-II: English – Letter writing (within 150 words) / Drafting of Report (within 200 words), Précis Writing, Composition and Translation from Bengali/Hindi/Urdu/Nepali/Santali to English
    Paper III: General Studies-I : (i) Indian History with special emphasis on National Movement and (ii) Geography of India with special reference to West Bengal.
    Paper IV: General Studies-II: Science and Scientific & Technological advancement, Environment, General Knowledge, and Current Affairs.
    Paper V: The Constitution of India and Indian Economy including role and functions of the Reserve Bank of India.
    Paper VI: Arithmetic and Test of Reasoning

3. Personality Test: A number of candidates selected in order of merit on the results of the Main Examination for all the services and posts included in Groups A, B, C and D shall have to appear at a Personality Test. Each candidate will be asked questions on matters of general interest. The object of the test will be to assess the candidate’s personal qualities e.g., alertness of mind, power of clear and logical exposition, intellectual and moral integrity, leadership, and also the candidate’s range of interests.
Marks for the Personality Test

WBCS Posts Marks for the Personality Test
Group A and B 200 marks
Group C 150 marks
Group D 100 marks

WBCS 2021 Exam Centre

  • The Preliminary Examination will be held at various centers in Kolkata and in certain other districts in West Bengal tentatively in March/ April 2021. Only scheduled tribe candidates of Darjeeling district and other candidates of the three hill sub-divisions, namely Darjeeling Sadar, Mirik, and Kurseong will be allowed to appear at Darjeeling center.
  • Similarly, all candidates from the Kalimpong district will be allowed to appear at the KALIMPONG center. The Main Examination will be held in Kolkata in the later part of the same year.
  • The Personality Test will be held thereafter in the office of the Public Service Commission, West Bengal, in Kolkata

WBCS 2021 Admit Card

West Bengal Admit Card for Civil Services exam will be available in the last week of February as the exam date for the Preliminary exam is tentatively in March/ April 2021. 15 days prior to the exam date, the admit card link will be available.

WBCS 2021 Result

The Result of the WBCS 2021 exam will be available at least after a month of the WBCS 2021 Exam Date. Check the Result link here.
Check more details of WBCS 2021 Exam Notification from the given PDF. For more updates on West Bengal Civil Services Exam 2021, Keep visiting the adda247jobs page.

WBCS 2021 Notification Faqs

Q 1. When was the WBCS 2021 notification released?

Ans. The WBCS 2021 notification was released on 19th December 2020.

Q 2. What are the dates of the online application of WBCS 2021?

Ans. The online application for WBCS 2021 is available between 24th December 2020 to 15th January 2021.

Q 3. When will the WBCS 2021 prelims exam be conducted.?

Ans. The WBCS 2021 prelims exam is going to take place in March/ April 2021 tentatively.

Q 4. What is the selection process for WBCS 2021?

Ans. The desired candidate will be selected based on their performance in Prelims, Mains, and interview exam.

Q 5. What is the exam pattern of the WBCS prelims exam?

Ans. The prelims exam has 8 sections of 200 marks. The number of questions in prelims is also 200.

WBSSC Assistant Teacher Recruitment 2021: West Bengal School Service Commission has invited application for the recruitment of Assistant Teachers in Santhali Medium Govt. aided/sponsored Junior High, Secondary and Higher Secondary schools except for Hill Region. Eligible candidates, by single online application, as provided in the Official Website of the Commission can apply online for the post of Assistant Teacher of aforesaid schools for Upper Primary Level of Schools, Classes IX-X and Classes XI-XII. The online application link is active from 23rd December 2020 to 06th January 2021. The selection will be done on the basis of the eligible candidates’ performance in the Prelims & Mains Exam. Check the notification pdf attached below and apply online for the posts.

WBSSC Assistant Teacher Recruitment 2021: Highlights

WBSSC Assistant Teacher Recruitment 2021
Exam Name WBSSC Assistant Teacher Exam 2021
Conducting Body West Bengal School Service Commission
Posts Name Assistant Teacher
Job Category West Bengal Govt. Jobs
Online Application Starts 23rd December 2020
Last Date to Apply 06th January 2021
Selection Process TET or Prelims & Mains
Official Website www.westbengalssc.com

WBSSC Assistant Teacher 2021: Important Dates

Events Dates
Notification Date 22nd December 2020
Online Application Start Date 23rd  December 2020
Last Date to Apply 06th January 2021
Exam Date Available Soon

WBSSC Assistant Teacher Recruitment 2021: Posts Released

SNo Name of the Post Group
1 Assistant Teacher for Upper Primary Level in Schools Group 1
2 Assistant Teacher for Class IX to X in School Group 2
3 Assistant Teacher for Class XI to XII in School Group 3
4 Assistant Teacher for Physical Education in Upper Primary Level of Schools Group 4
5 Assistant Teacher for Work Education in Upper Primary Level of Schools  Group 5

WBSSC Assistant Teacher Recruitment 2021: Eligibility Criteria

Educational Qualification

Assistant Teacher for Upper Primary Level in Schools (other than Work Education or Physical Education Teacher) (Group 1)

As prescribed by the NCTE on the date of the Advertisement for Upper Primary Teacher. The candidates possessing minimum qualification as prescribed by the NCTE for appearing in TET but not holding the minimum qualification as prescribed by NCTE for the post of Upper Primary Teacher may appear in the TET

Assistant Teacher for Class IX to X in School (Group 2)

The candidates who are perusing the Teachers Training courses but do not have the required minimum qualification at a time of the last date of submission of application may be issued admit card for TET only and he shall not be considered for a further stage of selection. A candidate willing to be selected as a Teacher in any School must have the specific subject of the medium of instruction of the School as a first or second or third language at any of the Secondary or Higher Secondary or Graduation/Post Graduation level as an elective or optional subject

Assistant Teacher for Class XI to XII in School (Group 3)

As prescribed by the NCTE on the date of advertisement for Teachers of class XI to XII. The candidate willing to be selected as a Teacher in any School must have the specific subject of the medium of instruction of the school as a first or second or third language at any of the Secondary or Higher Secondary or Graduation/Post Graduation level as elective or optional subject.

Assistant Teacher for Physical Education in Upper Primary Level of Schools (Group 4)

 As prescribed by the NCTE on the date of advertisement for Physical Education Teacher. ) A candidate willing to be selected as a Teacher in any School must have the specific subject of the medium of instruction of the school as a first or second or third language at any of the Secondary or Higher Secondary or Graduation/Post Graduation level as an elective or optional subject

Assistant Teacher for Work Education in Upper Primary Level of Schools (Group 5)

  • Graduate from a recognized University with Post Graduate Basic Training or Work Education as a subject in Bachelor of Education in regular course from a Teacher’s Training Institution duly recognized by the National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE);
  • Graduate with Degree or Diploma in Art and craft from any recognized University/any recognized educational institution affiliated to any University;
  • Graduate with Degree or Diploma in Tailoring and needle work from any Institution duly recognized by any recognized University/ from any Institute recognized by any Department of the Government of West Bengal;
  • Graduate from recognized University with at least two years Degree or Diploma in the Work Education curriculum awarded by any recognized University;
  • Graduate Degree in Home Science or Agriculture or Graduate in Computer Science or Information Technology or Software systems from any recognized University;
  • Graduate in General Stream in Arts/Science/Commerce with Computer Science or Computer Application as a subject of at least 300 marks at the degree level from any recognized University;
  • Graduate Degree in Home Science or Agriculture or Graduate in Computer Science or Information Technology or Software systems from any recognized University;
  • Graduate in General Stream in Arts/Science/Commerce with Computer Science or Computer Application as a subject of at least 300 marks at the degree level from any recognized University;
  • Degree in Bachelor of Teaching/Bachelor of Education/Post – Graduate Basic Training from any recognized University or any training recognized by the State Government as equivalent to Bachelor of Teaching/Bachelor of Education/PostGraduate Basis Training from a Teacher’s Training Institution duly recognized by the National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE)/Rehabilitation Council of India (RCI) in the relevant academic session;
  • A candidate willing to be selected as a teacher in any School, having Bengali or English or Hindi or Nepali or Oriya or Santhali or Telegu or Urdu as the medium of instruction, must have Bengali or English or Hindi or Nepali or Oriya or Santhali or Telegu or Urdu, as the case may be as first or second or third language at any of the Secondary or Higher Secondary or Graduation/Post Graduation level as elective or optional subject.

Age Limit (as on 1st January 2021)

The candidate should be of 21 to 40 years to be eligible to apply for the Assistant Teacher post.(Upper age limit is relaxable as per Government norms for Schedule Caste/Schedule Tribe, OBC and Physically Handicapped candidates)

Application Fee

  1. UR & OBC A/B category – Rs. 250/- only as fees with Rs. 10/- for Conveyance Charges through e-challan
  2. SC/ST and PH category – No Fee

Steps to Apply online for WBSSC Assistant Teacher Recruitment 2021

  1. Click on the direct online application link below.
  2. As the new page opens, Fill in all the important details asked in the form.
  3. Fill in the other credentials, upload the required documents.
  4. Verify all the entered details of the form
  5. Finally, make the required application fee payment.
  6. Click Submit button

WBSSC Recruitment 2021: Online Application Link

The interested and eligible candidates can apply online for WBSSC Assistant Teacher Recruitment 2021 from the direct link provided below. The online application link will be active till 06th January 2021.

Click to Apply Online For WBSSC Assistant Teacher Recruitment 2021

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WBSSC Assistant Teacher 2021: Selection Process

The Assistant Teacher posts will be filled by following the two-stage recruitment process:

  1. Preliminary Exam
  2. Mains Exam

WBSSC Assistant Teacher Exam Pattern 2021

WBSSC Assistant Teacher TET/Prelims Exam Pattern

  • Upper Primary – TET of 150 marks MCQ
  • For Classes IX-X, XI-XII and (Work Education/Physical Education) – PT of 150 marks MCQ

WBSSC Assistant Teacher Mains Exam Pattern

  • English Composition and Comprehension and Language on the medium of instruction – 100 marks Paper for each group (50 marks for English Composition and 50 marks for Comprehension and Language on the medium of instruction)
  • Knowledge of subject/Group in which the candidate is appearing (separate papers for each group of service – 100 for each group

For more details, Check the detailed notification PDF, download it from the given link below

The West Bengal Public Service Commission (WBPSC) appoints candidates in the West Bengal Civil Services (WBCS). The WBCS is one of the major exams conducted by the West Bengal State Govt. The WBCS Exam is also known as the W.B.C.S.(Executive).

WBCS recruits eligible candidates in Group-‘A’, Group-‘B’, Group-‘C’, and Group-‘D’ Services. Every year candidates in large nos. apply for the WBCS Exam. In order to be eligible to work in WBCS, it is important to get enlightened with the syllabus and the exam pattern.  Therefore, for the convenience of the WBCS job aspirants, we have discussed in detail the syllabus as well as the exam pattern for WBCS Exam or WBCS Exec. 

WBCS Syllabus 2021

The WBCS Exam Pattern comprises of three stages:
|| Preliminary Exam|Mains Exam|Interview ||

  1. The WBCS Prelims consists of one paper only i.e., General Studies.
  2. The WBCS Mains Exam has six compulsory papers and one optional subject which comprises two papers to be attempted by the candidates.
  3. Optional Subjects are taken by candidates who opt for “Group A and Group B Services”.

WBCS Exam Pattern 2021

The WBCS Exam Pattern is given below. The WBCS Prelims is of  200 marks while the WBCS Mains is of 200 marks each for all the papers. The WBCS Exam Pattern is given below.

Stage  Name of the exam Type of exam Number of question papers Marks
I Preliminary Exam Objective General Studies 200
II Mains Objective+Conventional
  1. Paper-I (Conventional Type)
  2. Paper-II (Conventional)
  3. Paper-III (Objective)
  4. Paper-IV (Objective)
  5. Paper-V (Objective)
  6. Paper-VI
  7. Paper-VII & VIII (Optional)
200 (each) for Paper I to VI 400 for Paper VII and VIII
III Personality Test Interview 200

WBCS Prelims Exam Pattern

The WBCS Prelims Exam Pattern is given below. The WBCS Prelims Exam is of a total of 200 marks. GK Questions ranging from Science, History, Geography, Current Affairs, Polity, are asked. In this paper, Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) are asked.

Subject  Marks No.of Questions Duration 
English Composition 25 25 2 Hours
General Science 25 25
Current events of National & International Importance 25 25
History of India 25 25
Geography of India with special reference to West Bengal 25 25
Indian Polity and Economy 25 25
Indian National Movement 25 25
General Mental Ability 25 25
Total 200 200 2 Hours

WBCS Syllabus for Prelims Exam

The Preliminary Examination is meant to serve as a Screening Test only for the purpose of selection of candidates for the Main Examination. The marks obtained in this examination by the candidates will not be considered for final selection. The WBCS Prelims Exam consists of only one paper, i.e. “General Studies”.

WBCS Prelims Syllabus

The WBCS Prelims Syllabus comprises eight subjects/ topics with 200 (MCQ’s) and the duration of the exam is 2 hours. The Prelims is only a screening test, and its marks are not considered for final selection. The  Prelims Exam tests the knowledge of the candidate. The WBCS Prelims Syllabus for eight (8) topics is discussed below.

Subject Topic
English Composition
  1. Synonyms and Antonyms
  2. Idioms and Phrases
  3. Vocabulary Test
  4. Phrasal Verbs
  5. Homophones
  6. Fill in the qualifying words
General Science
  1. General appreciation
  2. Understanding of science
  3. Matters of everyday observation
  4. Experience expected from an educated person not having made special studies of scientific disciplines.
Current events of National & International Importance
  1. Awards & Honours, Latest Appointments & Discoveries.
  2. Significant events affecting India and its relations with the world
History of India
  1. Emphasis will be on the broad general understanding of the subject in its social, economic, and political aspects.
Geography of India with special reference to West Bengal
  1. Physical, Social, and Economic Geography of the country.
  2. Main features of Indian Agricultural and Natural Resources with special reference to West Bengal
Indian Polity and Economy
  1. Knowledge of the country’s Political System, Panchayati Raj.
  2. Community Development
  3. Planning in India
Indian National Movement
  1. Nature and character of the Nineteenth Century Resurgence
  2. Growth of Nationalism
  3. Attainment of Independence.
General Mental Ability
  1. Logical perception & understanding.
  2. Common Aptitude
  3. Natural conclusion.

WBCS Mains Exam Pattern

There are six compulsory subjects in WBCS Mains Exam and one paper is optional. The optional paper comprises of two papers. The optional paper is to be chosen by the candidates who will be opting to join Group A and Group B services. Each of these papers will consist of 200 marks of 3 hours each. The WBCS Mains Exam Pattern is given below.

WBCS Mains Exam Paper Compulsory  Papers Marks
Group A Group B Group C Group D
Paper-I Bengali/Hindi/Urdu/Nepali/Santali 200 200 200 200
Paper-II English 200 200 200 200
Paper-III General Studies-I 200 200 200 200
Paper-IV General Studies-II 200 200 200 200
Paper-V The Constitution of India and Indian Economy including role and functions of Reserve Bank of India 200 200 200 200
Paper-VI Arithmetic & Test of Reasoning 200 200 200 200
Paper-VII Optional Subject – One subject to be chosen 400 400

WBCS Syllabus for Mains Exam

The Main Examination shall consist of six compulsory papers and one optional paper. The optional paper will have two papers to be chosen by the candidates. Out of six compulsory papers four papers i.e. (i) General Studies- I, (ii) General Studies- II, (iii) The Constitution of India and Indian Economy including role and functions of Reserve Bank of India, and (iv) Arithmetic and Test of Reasoning will be of MCQ Type to be answered in OMR answer sheets and remaining two compulsory papers i.e. Paper – I and Paper – II will be of conventionally written exam.

For Group ‘A’ & ‘B’ Services & Posts: All 6 compulsory papers and one optional subject consisting of two papers.
For Group ‘C’ & ‘D’ Services & Posts: All 6 compulsory papers.

WBCS Mains Exam Syllabus

Paper I

Bengali/Hindi/Urdu/Nepali/Santali – Letter writing (within 150 words) / Drafting of Report (within 200 words), Précis Writing, Composition and Translation from English to Bengali/Hindi/Urdu/Nepali/Santali.

Paper-II

English – Letter writing (within 150 words) / Drafting of Report (within 200 words), Précis Writing, Composition and Translation from Bengali/Hindi/Urdu/Nepali/Santali to English

Paper III

General Studies-I : (i) Indian History with special emphasis on National Movement and (ii) Geography of India with special reference to West Bengal.

Paper IV

General Studies-II Science and Scientific & Technological advancement, Environment, General Knowledge and
Current Affairs.

Paper V

The Constitution of India and Indian Economy including the role and functions of the Reserve Bank of India.

Paper VI

Arithmetic and Test of Reasoning. The Compulsory Mathematics paper will be of the standard of Madhyamik Examination of the Board of Secondary Education, West Bengal.

Paper VII

Optional Paper: This will comprise of two papers. The list of optional papers that a candidate can choose is given below. The candidates can choose any one of the subjects given below.

Subject Code
Bengali 1
Hindi 2
Sanskrit 3
English 4
Pali 5
Arabic 6
Persian 7
French 8
Urdu 9
Santali 10
Comparative Literature 11
Agriculture 12
Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Science 13
Anthropology 14
Botany 15
Chemistry 16
Civil Engineering 17
Commerce and Accountancy 18
Computer Science 19
Economics 20
Electrical Engineering 21
Geography 22
Geology 23
History 24
Law 25
Mathematics 26
Management 27
Mechanical Engineering 28
Medical Science 29
Philosophy 30
Physiology 31
Physics 32
Political Science 33
Psychology 34
Sociology 35
Statistics 36
Zoology 37

Personality Test

The candidates selected in order of merit on the results of the Main Exam for all the services and posts included in Groups A, B, C and D shall have to appear at a Personality Test. Each candidate will be asked questions on matters of general interest. The objective of the test will be to assess the candidate’s personal qualities e.g., alertness of mind, power of clear and logical exposition, intellectual and moral integrity, leadership, and also the candidate’s range of interests.

Note: No separate Personality Test will be held for different groups viz. Group-‘A’, Group-‘B’, Group-‘C’, and Group-‘D’ in respect of a candidate. Marks will be awarded according to different services against allotted full marks for Personality Test.

WBPSC Audit & Accounts Service Recruitment 2020: West Bengal Public Service Commission has invited online applications for Recruitment of Audit and Accounts Service Jobs in the state. A total of 50 vacancies have been released by the officials for the Audit and Accounts Service recruitment. The selection will be conducted in 3 stages Prelims Written Exam, Mains Written Exam followed by a Personality Test. The Online registration process for this WBPSC Audit and Accounts Service Jobs is active from 15th December 2020 to 30th December 2020. The Preliminary Written Exam will be conducted at the centers of Kolkata and Darjeeling in the month of May 2021 (tentatively) and Mains Exam will be held in Kolkata only. Read the complete information for WBPSC Audit and Accounts Service Jobs Recruitment Notification 2020 Exam Pattern, Selection Process, qualifications, and more are mentioned below.

WBPSC Audit & Accounts Service Recruitment 2020: Summary

WBPSC Audit & Accounts Service Recruitment 2020
Organization  West Bengal Public Service Commission (WBPSC)
Service Audit & Accounts Service
Vacancies 50
Advt. No 17/2020
Online Application Starts 15th December 2020 
Last Date to Apply  30th December 2020
Selection Prelims- Mains- Personality Test
Job Location West Bengal
Official Site wbpsc.gov.in

WBPSC Audit & Accounts Service Recruitment 2020: Important Dates

Events Dates
Starting Date for Apply Online 15th December 2020
Closing Date for Apply Online 30th December 2020
Last date for Payment of Fees Online 30th December 2020
Last date for generation of payment challans (offline) 31st December 2020
Prelims Admit Card Date Yet to be released
Prelims Exam Date May 2021 (tentatively)
Result Declared Yet to be released
Main Exam Date  Yet to be released

WBPSC Audit & Accounts Service Vacancy Details

Category Vacancy
Unreserved 25
Scheduled Caste 11
Scheduled Tribe 03
OBC (A) (Non-Creamy Layer) 05
OBC (B) 04
OH (Locomotor-Disabled/ Cerebral Palsy/Hearing Impaired 02
Total 50

WBPSC Audit & Accounts Service Recruitment 2020: Eligibility Criteria

Educational Qualification

The candidate must possess Bachelor’s degree in Commerce from a recognized University or must be a Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India or must be a Member of the Institute of Cost Accountants of India or MBA/PGDM (FINANCE) or equivalent post-graduation degree in Finance under 2 (Two) years full-time regular course approved by All India Council for Technical Education.

Age Limit (as on 01.01.2020)

The age of the candidate applying for the recruitment must not be more than 36 years (i.e. born not earlier than 2nd January 1984)

Upper Age Relaxation 

The upper age relaxation is applicable only to the candidates of West Bengal only, no relaxation is applicable to S.C./S.T./B.C. candidates of other states as they shall be treated as general candidates.

  • SC/ST- Upper age relaxed by 5 years
  • OBC- Upper age relaxed by 3 years
  • PWD- Upper age limit is up to 45 years

Application Fees

Category Fee
For others ₹210/- + Service Charges
For SC/ST & PWD of WB NIL
Payment Mode Online/Offline

Steps to Apply For WBPSC Recruitment 2020

  1. Visit the official website of WBPSC @wbpsc.gov.in or pscwbonline.gov.in
  2. You can also apply by clicking on the direct in given below which is active on 15th December 2020
  3. Click on the notification reading, “WBPSC Audit & Accounts Service Recruitment Exam Advt. No 17/2020 Online Application Form”
  4. Submit all your details accurately and pay your application fee
  5. Thoroughly check the details filled before final submission.
  6. Download the application form and save it for future reference.

Direct Link to Apply Online

The officials at WBPSC has begun the online registration process for Audit & Accounts Service Officers from 15th December 2020. The interested candidates must fill the online application form before 30th December 2020. We will be providing a direct link to apply for the jobs.

WBPSC Audit & Accounts Service Recruitment 2020: Selection Process

WBPSC will be holding a two-stage written exam to select the candidates for further stages:

  1. Preliminary Written Test
  2. Mains Written Test

The candidates who will be shortlisted by qualifying both Prelims & Mains exam will be called for a Personality Test at the office of Public Service Commission, West Bengal in Kolkatta

Pay Scale For Account & Audit Officer

Selected candidates will get the Pay Scale of PB-4 Rs.15600/- to Rs.42000/- with Grade Pay of Rs.5400/- per month with DA, MA, HRA. At entry-level, Monthly Gross pay will be Rs.21000/-

WBPSC Supervisor Mains Admit Card 2020: West Bengal Public Service Commission has released a notification regarding the hall ticket for Supervisor (Female) recruitment. Previously a notification for Mains Exam dates to fill 2954 vacancies for various post of Supervisor (Female only) of ICDS, 2019 Under the Department of Women & Child Development & Social Welfare, Govt. of West Bengal was released. The female candidates who have been shortlisted for the Mains exam can download their hall ticket from the direct link provided in the article here. Read complete instructions mentioned on the hall ticket carefully before going to appear in the exam.

WBPSC Supervisor Mains Admit Card 2020

Organisation Name West Bengal Public Service Commission (WBPSC)
Exam Name Supervisor (Female) Mains Exam 2020
Admit Card Released Date 5th December 2020
Mains Exam Date 12th and 13th December 2020
Vacancies 2954
Job Location West Bengal
Official Website pscwbapplication.in

WBPSC Judicial Service Mains Exam Date 2020

West Bengal Public Service Commission has released the Supervisior (Female) Mains Exam Dates 2020 which have been notified as for 12th and 13th December 2020. Click on the below link to check the detailed information regarding the WBPSC Supervisor Mains Exam Schedule 2020.

Click to check WBPSC Supervisor (Female)Mains Exam Schedule 2020 

Steps to download WBPSC Supervisor Hall Ticket 2020

  1. Visit the official website of WBPSC.i.e.wbpsc.gov.in OR directly click on the link provided below.
  2. Click on Download Admit Card Link available on the homepage.
  3. Then, a notification page will be opened.
  4. Click on Download WEST BENGAL SUPERVISOR (FEMALE) (FINAL) EXAMINATION, 2020 link.
  5. Then, enter your credentials and click on the submit button.
  6. Then, WBPSC Supervisor Mains 2020Admit Card will be displayed.
  7. Candidates can download their call letter and save it for future reference.

WBPSC Supervisor (Female) Mains Admit Card Link

The Admit Card for The Mains Written Examination for Recruitment to the Posts of Supervisor (female) Services (Advt. No. 08 of 2019) has been released on the official website. The Mains exam is scheduled for 12th and 13th December 2020. Click on the direct link below to download WBPSC Supervisor (Female) Mains Admit Card 2020.

Details Mentioned On WBPSC Supervisor (Female) Mains Admit Card 2020

The following details will be mentioned on WBPSC Supervisor (Female) Mains Admit Card 2020:

  • Candidate’s Name
  • Gender
  • Date of Birth
  • Post Applied for
  • Father’s Name
  • Photograph of the Candidate
  • Exam Centre Name
  • Centre Code
  • Exam Date
  • Timing of Exam
  • Instructions for Candidates

Documents To Be Carried Along With To WBPSC Supervisor Mains Exam 2020

Candidates must carry one of the below-mentioned government issued Photo ID Proof along with their WBPSC Supervisor Mains Admit Card 2020:

  • PAN Card
  • Driving License
  • Voter ID Card
  • Passport
  • Aadhaar Card
  • Ration Card (with the photograph)

WBPSC Judicial Service Mains Admit Card 2020: West Bengal Public Service Commission has released the Judicial Service Mains Admit Card 2020 for advt.no 12/2020 on its official website. The aspirants who have qualified the Preliminary Exam for Judicial Service Exam for which the result was released on 17th October 2020 can now download their hall ticket for the WBPSC Judicial Service Mains Exam which have been scheduled from 10th December 2020 onward. The direct link to download the admit card has been provided in this article. The candidates who will qualify in the Mains exam will be called for Interview Round. Check the complete Mains Exam Schedule given in the article.

WBPSC Judicial Service Mains Hall Ticket 2020: Summary

Organisation Name West Bengal Public Service Commission (WBPSC)
Exam Name Judicial Service Mains Exam 2020
Admit Card Released Date 3rd December 2020
Mains Exam Date 10th to 19th December 2020
Selection Procedure Preliminary Exam, Main Exam
Job Location West Bengal
Official Website pscwbapplication.in

WBPSC Judicial Service Mains Exam Date 2020

West Bengal Public Service Commission has released the Judicial Service Exam Mains Exam Dates 2020 which have been notified as for 10th- 11th December, 14th to 19th December 2020. Below is the snippet of the schedule, the candidates can check the exam dates here. Detailed information has been provided on the admit card of the candidate.

WBPSC Mains Admit Card 2020: Steps to download the hall ticket

  1. Visit the official website of WBPSC.i.e.wbpsc.gov.in.
  2. Click on Download Admit Card Link available on the homepage.
  3. Then, a notification page will be opened.
  4. Click on Download WEST BENGAL JUDICIAL SERVICE (FINAL) EXAMINATION, 2020 link.
  5. Then, enter your credentials and click on the submit button.
  6. Then, WBPSC Judicial Services Mains 2020Admit Card will be displayed.
  7. Candidates can download their call letter and save it for future reference.

WBPSC Judicial Service Mains Admit Card Link

The Admit Card for The Mains Written Examination for Recruitment to the Posts of Judicial Services (Advt. No. 12 of 2020) has been released on the official website. The Mains exam is scheduled from 10th December 2020. Click on the direct link below to download WBPSC Judicial Service Mains Admit Card 2020.

Details Mentioned On WBPSC Judicial Service Mains Admit Card 2020

The following details will be mentioned on WBPSC Judicial Service Mains Admit Card 2020:

  • Candidate’s Name
  • Gender
  • Date of Birth
  • Post Applied for
  • Father’s Name
  • Photograph of the Candidate
  • Exam Centre Name
  • Centre Code
  • Exam Date
  • Timing of Exam
  • Instructions for Candidates

Documents To Be Carried Along With To WBPSC Judicial Service Mains Exam 2020

Candidates must carry one of the below-mentioned government issued Photo ID Proof along with their WBPSC Mains Admit Card 2020:

  • PAN Card
  • Driving License
  • Voter ID Card
  • Passport
  • Aadhaar Card
  • Ration Card (with the photograph)

WBPSC AE Answer Key 2020: West Bengal Public Service Commission (UPPSC) has released Answer key 2020 for Assistant Engineer Civil Recruitment 2020 on its official website. The candidates who appeared for the written exam can now check the answer key of the MCQ exams. The candidates can raise any objection including any question to the answer key within the scheduled duration. Download the Answer key from the direct link provided in the article and know how much marks you could score in the examination.

WBPSC Answer Key 2020: Overview

Recruitment Board Name West Bengal Public Service Commission
Post Name Assistant Engineer (Civil)
Category Answer Key
Objection Date Till 10th December 2020
Exam date 29th November 2020
Revised Final Answer Key date Yet to be released
Official Website http://pscwbapplication.in/

Steps to download WBPSC Answer Key 2020

  1. Go to the official website. i.e. http://pscwbapplication.in/ or directly download the answer keys from the direct links given below
  2. In the what’s new section, there is a notification reading “Provisional Answer Key of Written Exam for the posts of Assistant Civil Engineer held on 29th November 2020″
  3. Click on the link
  4. The pdf of the revised answer key will be downloaded.
  5. Take a print out of WBPSC Answer Keys 2020 for future reference.
  6. The candidates can raise their objection about any question or any answer before the last date announced by the authority officially.

WBPSC Answer Key 2020:

Candidates can download their WBPSC Answer Key 2020 for Civil Assistant Engineer by clicking the link mentioned below:

WBPSC Answer Key Objection 2020

The candidates must check their question paper solution key and submit objection if have any, online through the official website. The objection for WBPSC Assistant Engineer Civil 2020 can be submitted from 7th to 10th December 2020 on the official website. Any request after this date will not be entertained and only after analysing the objections, the final answer key will be released along with the final result.

WBPSC Answer Key 2020: West Bengal Public Service Commission (UPPSC) has released Answer keys 2020 for Ward Master Grade III and Librarian Recruitment 2020 on its official website. The candidates who appeared for any of the recruitment can now check the answer key of both MCQ exams. The candidates can raise any objection including any question to the answer key within the scheduled duration. Download the Answer key from the direct link provided in the article and know how much marks you could score in the examination.

WBPSC Answer Key 2020: Overview

Recruitment Board Name West Bengal Public Service Commission
Post Name Ward Master Grade III & Librarian
Category Answer Key
Objection Date Till 5th December 2020
Exam date 22nd November 2020
Revised Final Answer Key date Yet to be released
Official Website http://pscwbapplication.in/

Steps to download WBPSC Answer Key 2020

  1. Go to the official website. i.e. http://pscwbapplication.in/ or directly download the answer keys from the direct links given below
  2. In the what’s new section, there is a notification reading “Provisional Answer Key of Written Exam for the posts of Librarian and  Ward Master Grade III held on 22nd November 2020″
  3. Click on the link
  4. The pdf of the revised answer key will be downloaded.
  5. Take a print out of WBPSC Answer Keys 2020 for future reference.
  6. The candidates can raise their objection about any question or any answer before the last date announced by the authority officially.

WBPSC Answer Key 2020:

Candidates can download their WBPSC Answer Key 2020 for both Recruitments separately by clicking the link mentioned below:

WBPSC Answer Key Objection 2020

The candidates must check their question paper solution key and submit objection if have any, online through the official website. The objection for WBPSC Ward Master Grade III Recruitment 2020 can be raised from 28th November 2020 to 5th December 2020 on the official website. The objection to WBPSC Librarian Recruitment 2020 can be raised from 27th November 2020 to 4th December 2020.

WBHRB Tutor Recruitment 2020: West Bengal Health Recruitment Board (WBHRB) has invited online application for tutor/demonstrator posts on 14th October 2020 @wbhrb.in. Check notice and last date to apply. Candidates who fulfill the eligibility criteria shall apply online from the link provided below. Read the given article for more details.

WBHRB Tutor Recruitment 2020 Notification

WBHRB has released the online application of Tutor/ Demonstrator posts. Given below is an overview of WBHRB Tutor Recruitment 2020.

WBHRB Tutor Recruitment 2020
Organization Name West Bengal Health Recruitment Board (WBHRB)
Post Tutor/ Demonstrator
Total Vacancy 891
Starting date 03rd November 2020
Closing Date 10th November 2020
Application Mode Online
Category Govt. Job
Job Location West Bengal
Official Site www.wbhrb.in

WBHRB Tutor Recruitment Vacancy Details

Post Vacancy
Tutor/Demonstrator 891
Total 891

WBHRB Tutor Eligibility Criteria

Education Qualification:

  • MBBS Degree from MCI recognized University in accordance with the regulation made by the Medical Council of India and included in the First or Second Schedule or Part II of the Third Schedule of the Indian Medical Council Act,1956(102 of 1956)

Age:

  • Medical Officer: Not more than 45 Years
  • Medical Officer (General Duty): Not more than 36 Years for ordinary Medical Graduates, 40 Years for PG Qualification.

WBHRB Tutor Recruitment 2020: How to Apply.?

  1. Click on the link that is given below.
  2. The candidates will have to first themselves.
  3. Then a registration no. and a password will be provided.
  4. Log in and complete the application form.
  5. Fill in all the details.
  6. Upload the documents in the required format size and format.
  7. Finally submit the application form online.
  8. Take a print out of the application form for future reference.

WBHRB Tutor Application Fee

Candidates must submit online the application fee amounting to Rs. 210/– (Rupees two hundred ten only) through GRIPS (Govt. Receipt Portal System), Govt. of West Bengal under the Head of Account: ‘ 0051-00-104-002-16′.

Link To Apply For WBHRB Tutor Recruitment

The online application is extended till 10th November 2020.

WBHRB Tutor Application Form 2020 stands invalid if:

  • Providing wrong information in the application form
  • Providing misleading information
  • More than one application form is submitted by one candidate. Only one of the applications will be considered for the final submission.
  • Non-submission of application fee
  • The submission of the WBHRB Tutor Application by post is not acceptable.

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