WBCS Sample Question Papers 2020: Model Paper for Prelims & Mains

Hello Aspirants, Hope you all are doing great with your studies. As the notification for West Bengal Civil Services 2020 is just published, you all have become busy in finding study materials for the Exam. And if you haven’t started your preparation then don’t worry, it’s never too late to start something. If you have applied for the job and searching for WBCS Sample Question Papers for better preparation then you are in the right place. This post will let you know about the WBCS Model Question Paper 2020 for the Prelims and Mains Examination.

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In our previous article, we have shared WBCS Prelims & Mains Syllabus and Best Recommended Books for the WBCS Prelims Examination. This article will let you know about the detailed subject-wise divided Model Question Paper of the subjects asked in West Bengal Civil Service Examination (Prelims & Mains). Let us check out the complete WBCS 2020 Sample Question Papers.

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WBCS 2020 Notification

Before we speak about the Date, Selection Procedure and other related information, let us check the basic details for the prestigious Exam. 

Brief Description of the Job

Conducting BodyWest Bengal Public Service Commission (WB-PSC)
Name of the ExamWest Bengal Civil Service Exam 2020
Online Application Starts From5th November 2019
Last Date to Apply25th November 2019
Written Exam Date (Prelims)9th February 2020
Application FeeGeneral/OBC – Rs. 210/-
SC/ST/PWD/Ex-SM – NIL
How to applyOnline
Mode of ExamOffline
Number of VacanciesNot declared
Job PostingAnywhere in West Bengal
Job ProfileExecutive (Grade A, B, C, D)

Now let us have a look at the Sample Paper for West Bengal Civil Service 2020 Prelims exam.

WBCS Sample Question Papers for Preliminary Exam

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, each carrying one mark. The total time duration will be 2½ hours. The standard of the paper will be of the level of knowledge as expected of a graduate of any faculty of a recognized University.

WBCS Preliminary Exam Pattern

The paper will include questions covering the following fields of knowledge.

Subject Marks
English Composition 25
General Science 25
Current events of National & International Importance 2 25
History of India 25
Geography of India with special reference to West Bengal 25
Indian Polity and Economy 25
Indian National Movement 25
General Mental Ability 25

Sample Paper for WBCS 2020 Preliminary Exam

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Now let us move to the Model Question Paper for WBCS 2020 Mains exam.

WBCS Model Question Paper for Mains Examination

The toughness level of the questions asked in the Mains exam may vary from year to year. But you can get the absolute idea of what is being asked in the Mains examination by looking at the below-mentioned table. It is the Abstract Table of Papers / Subjects and Marks for WBCS Main Examination and Personality Test.

WBCS Mains Exam Pattern

S.NO Compulsory Papers Marks
Group ‘A’ Group ‘B’ Group ‘C’ Group ‘D’
1. 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 200 200 200 200
2. 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 200 200 200 200
3. General Studies-I: (i) Indian History with special emphasis on National Movement and (ii) Geography of India with special reference to West Bengal. 200 200 200 200
4. General Studies-II: Science and Scientific & Technological advancement, Environment, General Knowledge and Current Affairs 200 200 200 200
5. The Constitution of India and Indian Economy including role and functions of Reserve Bank of India 200 200 200 200
6. Arithmetic and Test of Reasoning. 200 200 200 200
7. 400 400
8. Personality Test 200 200 150 100
Total Marks 1800 1800 1350 1300

Sample Paper for WBCS 2020 Mains Exam

Here is the list of all the optional subjects for West Bengal Civil Service Mains Examination 2020. The paper code for the prescribed subjects as mentioned below. Aspirants are advised to choose the optional paper very carefully to score great on the mains examination.

List of Optional SubjectsSample Paper List of Optional SubjectsSample Paper
BengaliSET 1
SET 2
SET 3
EconomicsSET 1
SET 2
HindiSET 1
SET 2
SET 3
Electrical EngineeringSET 1
SET 2
SanskritSET 1
SET 2
SET 3
GeographySET 1
SET 2
EnglishSET 1
SET 2
GeologySET 1
SET 2
PaliSET 1
SET 2
HistorySET 1
SET 2
ArabicSET 1
SET 2
LawSET 1
SET 2
PersianSET 1
SET 2
MathematicsSET 1
SET 2
FrenchSET 1
SET 2
ManagementSET 1
SET 2
UrduSET 1
SET 2
SET 3
Mechanical EngineeringSET 1
SET 2
SantaliSET 1
SET 2
SET 3
Medical ScienceSET 1
SET 2
Comparative LiteratureSET 1
SET 2
PhilosophySET 1
SET 2
AgricultureSET 1
SET 2
PhysiologySET 1
SET 2
Animal Husbandry and Veterinary ScienceSET 1
SET 2
PhysicsSET 1
SET 2
AnthropologySET 1
SET 2
Political ScienceSET 1
SET 2
BotanySET 1
SET 2
PsychologySET 1
SET 2
ChemistrySET 1
SET 2
SociologySET 1
SET 2
Civil EngineeringSET 1
SET 2
StatisticsSET 1
SET 2
Commerce and AccountancySET 1
SET 2
ZoologySET 1
SET 2
Computer ScienceSET 1
SET 2
  

WBCS Solved Questions Paper and Model Series

Hope you like the question papers that we have served above. To practice more and more for this prestigious exam you can check these highly recommendable Books for West Bengal Civil service Examination.

Online Test Series for WBCS Preliminary Examination

If you have been with the expected cut off for WBCS prelims Exams then its time to check the level of your knowledge with these specially designed test series on General Awareness, Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude and other High Valued Subjects.

Free Online Test for Aptitude, Reasoning, Computer Awareness, General Knowledge etc. Click Here

Download Free Study Material and Notes for WBCS Exam:

>>Download WBCS 2020 Syllabus (Preliminary & Mains) in PDF Format<<

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