Haryana HCS Syllabus and Exam Pattern 2022
HPSC HCS Prelims 2022 Exam Pattern
It consists of two papers, namely,
|Subjects||No. of Questions||Maximum Marks||Time Duration|
|100 Marks||2 Hours|
|CSAT||100||100 Marks||2 Hours|
- Both exams are objective in nature.
- There is 1/4th negative marking for each wrong answer attempted.
- Merit is decided only on the basis of the General Studies paper and only 33% qualifying marks need to be scored in paper 2.
- There is no sectional or subject-specific cutoff.
HPSC HCS 2022 Mains Exam Pattern
It includes 4 papers, namely,
Paper-1: English (including English essay)
Paper-2: Hindi (including Hindi essay in Devanagari script)
Paper-3: General Studies
Paper-4:One Optional Subject
HPSC HCS Interview/Personality Test:
After the main examination, Candidates thrice (three times) the number of advertised posts including bracketed candidates, if any, in order of merit in the main written examination will be called for Personality Test (Viva-voce) which is of 75 marks.
Finally, a total of 675 marks are considered while preparing the final merit list.
HPSC HCS Prelims Exam syllabus:
PAPER - I
- Indian and World Geography.
- History of India and Indian National Movement.
- Indian Culture, Indian Polity and Indian Economy.
- Current events of national and international importance.
- General Science.
- General Mental Ability.
- Haryana's economy and people. Social, economic and cultural institutions and language of Haryana
- Reading Comprehension
- Decision making and problem-solving
- Interpersonal skills including communication skill
- Logical reasoning and analytical ability
- General mental ability
- Basic numeracy
- Data interpretation
Download the Complete syllabus PDF by clicking on the link below for both Prelims and Mains exam: