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HPSC HCS Prelims 2022 Exam Date Postponed


Haryana PSC Latest Updates 2021

HPSC HCS 2022 Prelims exam: In the recently released notice, HPSC has announced that it has postponed the HPSC PCS Prelims examination which  was earlier conducted on 12th Sep 2021. The HPSC PCS Prelims result declared on September 25, 2021 shortlisted over 2000 candidates who were to appear for the HCS Main exam. In November last year, HPSC had cancelled the HPSC mains exam. In a latest notification, HPSC has revealed that HPSC HCS exam would now be conducted on 24th June 2022. Candidates can check the official notification by clicking on the link given below:

Click Here to Download HPSC HCS 2021 Exam Date Notification PDF

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HPSC HCS Prelims 2022

The notice said, “It has been decided by the Commission to cancel the HCS (Executive Br) & Other Allied Services Preliminary examination held on 12.09.2021. Examination for the above said posts will be held on 24.07.2022,” the notice said. Moreover, no fresh applications are being invited and only the candidates who had earlier applied will be able to appear for the exam. HPSC HCS and other Allied Services exam 2021 is being conducted to fill a total of 156 vacancies.


HPSC HCS 2022 Exam

HPSC HCS Recruitment Notification 2021
Organization Name Haryana Public Service Commission (HPSC)
Exam Name HPSC HCS Exam 2021
Total Vacancies 156
Starting Date 03rd March 2021
Closing Date 02nd April 2021
Application Mode Online
Exam mode Offline
Selection Process Prelims-Mains-Interview
Job Location Haryana
HCS exam admit card release 31st August 2021
Prelims Date 12th September 2021
Prelims Result 24th September 2021
Previous Mains Date 03 December 2021 to 05 December 2021
New Prelims Date 24.07.2022
New Mains Date To be announced soon.


HPSC HCS posts 2022

HPSC HCS exam is the most prestigious exam of the state conducted by the Haryana Public Service Commission (HPSC). The HPSC conducts the Haryana Civil Services exam every year to recruit candidates for the state civil services. This year, the Haryana Government changed the HCS prelims exam pattern and now it is similar to the UPSC Civil Services prelims exam. HCS exam is conducted for the following services:

Haryana Civil Service (Executive Branch)

Deputy Superintendent of Police (D.S.P.)

Excise and Taxation Officer

District Food and Supplies Controller

‘A’ Class Tehsildar

Assistant Registrar Cooperative Societies

Assistant Excise & Taxation Officer

Block Development & Panchayat Officer

Traffic Manager

District Food & Supplies Officer

Assistant Employment Officer

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HCS Prelims Syllabus 2022

HPSC Prelims exam consists of two papers including General studies and CSAT (Civil Service Aptitude Test). All the questions included in prelims exam are objective in nature.


HPSC Prelims Exam: General Studies Syllabus

General Science: Questions included in General Science covers general science, which deals with things happening in our daily life. Some of the subjects which candidates are supposed to study while preparing for this exam include Chemistry, Biology, and Physics.

Importance of Current Events (National & International): This section includes current events happening both nationally and internationally.

History of India and Indian National Movement: In this section, the questions linked to Indian history are asked in the exam. The kind of questions asked in the exam are related to the Indian National Movement, growth of nationalism, etc.

Indian and World Geography: Questions will be based on the social, economical, and physical geography of India and candidates also have to prepare about Indian agriculture as well.

Culture, Politics, Economy of India: Questions on Indian Polity and Economy will test knowledge on the country‘s political system and Constitution of India, economic developments in the country, Panchayati Raj, etc.

General Mental Ability: Haryana–Economy, and people. Social, economic, and cultural institutions and language of Haryana.


HPSC Prelims Exam: CSAT Syllabus


Interpersonal skills including communication skills

Logical reasoning and analytical ability

Decision making and problem-solving

General mental ability

Basic numeracy (asked till Class X level)

Data interpretation (asked till Class X level)



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