Welcome to RPSC RAS Exam Section. Here you will find Information about Rajasthan Public Service Commission Exam 2014 Dates, Notification, Syllabus, Pattern, Eligibility and Result of Rajasthan Administrative Service Exam.
Rajasthan Public Service Commission has announced the acceptance of online applications for RAS Exam 2013 which would be held in the upcoming months. This combined competitive examination would be held into two different stages. Final selection of candidates would be on the basis of performance both in the combined examination, personal interview and group discussion.
RAC Exam is conducted in two stages
- Preliminary Exam- Preliminary exam has one paper that is common to all candidates. The total weightage in terms of marks is 200 marks
- Main Exam- The main exam consits of four papers. Each question paper carries 200 marks. The general Hindi and English paper will be of senior secondary level. All papers are descriptive and compulsorliy need to be attended.
Final merit list will be prepared as per marks secured in the main exam (800 marks) and Interview (100 marks).
No of Posts:-
State Services - 233 posts
Lower Subordinate Services - 490 posts
Age as on 01.01.2014:- Age between 21 - 35 years. (Relaxation as per government rules)
Educational Qualification:- Degree from recognized indian university.
RPSC RAS Exam Pattern / Scheme:-
The Combined Competitive Examination will be held in two successive stages-
(i) Preliminary Examination, and
(ii) Main Examination
(i) Preliminary examination : The Preliminary Examination will consist of one paper on the subject specified below, which will be of objective type and carry a maximum of 200 marks. The examination is meant to serve as a screening test only. The Standard of the paper will be that of a bachelor's degree level. The marks obtained in the Preliminary Examination by the candidates. who are declared qualified for admission to Main Examination will not be counted for determining their final order of merit.
Subject - General Knowledge & General Science
Maximum Marks - 200
Time- Three hours
Note : Pattern of Questions Paper (For Preliminary examination) -
There will be 150 Questions in the Question Paper.-
All questions will carry equal marks.
There will be Negative Marking – 1/3 part of mark(s) of each question will be deducted for each wrong answer. (A wrong answer means an incorrect answer or more than one answers for any question. Leaving all the relevant circles or bubbles of any question blank will not be considered as wrong answer.
(a) The number of candidates to be admitted to the Main Examination will be 15 times the total approximate number of vacancies (category wise) to be filled in the year in the various Services and posts but in the said range all those candidates who secure the same percentage of marks as may be fixed by the Commission for any lower will be admitted to the Main Examination.
(b) The written examination will consist of the following four papers which will be descriptive/analytical. A candidate must take all the papers listed below which will also consist of question paper of brief, medium long answer and descriptive type questions. The standard of General Hindi and General English will be that of Sr. Secondary level. The time allowed for each paper shall be 3 hours.
Papers - Maximum Marks
- Paper I - General Studies-I - 200.
- Paper II - General Studies-II - 200.
- Paper III - General Studies-III - 200.
- Paper IV - General Hindi and General English - 200.
How to Apply:-
Apply Online on website:- www.rpsc.rajasthan.gov.in or rpsconline.rajasthan.gov.in from 24 June 2013 to 31 July 2013.