MPPSC 2023: Exam Date, Notification, Vacancy, Apply Online

MPPSC 2023: Exam Date, Notification, Vacancy, Apply Online

BySATISH KUMAR GUPTA  |  Updated on: Jan 10, 2023
MPPSC 2023 notification was released on 09th January 2023. Online application are available for eligble candidates. The MPPSC prelims exam is scheduled for 21 May 2023. Check MPPSC exam date, vacancy, syllabus, pattern, cut off and more.
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MPPSC released the much-awaited MPPSC 2023 Notification on its website on 30th December 2022. With the release of notification, the online application has started from 10th January to 09th February 2023. Interested and eligible candidates must fill out the application before the last date to avoid server issues. The admit card will be released for aspirants who successfully filled out the MPPSC 2023 application form.

Madhya Pradesh Public Service Commission (MPPSC) is responsible for conducting the State Services Examination for the State, which the MPPSC exam. The MPPSC exam is the most prestigious exam held in the state to appoint candidates to the gazetted posts. Aspirants can check out the latest information and updates below for the MPPSC exam 2023. Know the admit card download link, exam date, cut-off, and other details.

MPPSC 2023

Candidates eagerly awaiting the MPPSC 2023 advertisement to release can apply for the State Services Examination through the apply online link that was activated on the MPPSC website on 10 January 2023. Candidates can fill out the application form till 09 February 2023 on the mppeb mponline site. Application is the first and foremost step in the recruitment process. It is advisable to check eligibility before filling out the application to ensure candidature.

MPPSC Application Form 2023

MPPSC exam is conducted to select candidates for the various civil service posts in the state. The exam is conducted in 3 stages, i.e., prelims, mains and interviews. Qualifying each stage to move forward in the selection process is important. Only a hand full of candidates get through the exam due to high competition. To outrank the competitor, candidates must prepare well for the MPPSC exam. Check all the important details below to qualify for the exam. 

MPPSC Latest Updates: 

  • 10 January 2023: Online application has started for the MPPSC exam.
  • 30th December 2022: MPPSC 2023 notification is released.

MPPSC Exam Date 2023

The Commission releases the MPPSC exam date 2023 along with the notification PDF. Candidates can check the exam and online application dates below. We have updated the exact dates in the following given table.

MPPSC 2023 Exam Date
MPPSC Notification 2023 Release Date30th December 2022
MPPSC application online begins on10th January 2023
Last Date for MPPSC application form09th February 2023
Last date for correction11th February 2023
MPPSC Admit Card Download Date14th May 2023
MPPSC Exam Date21st May 2023
MPPSC Mains Exam Date To be notified
MPPSC Interview To be notified

MPPSC 2023 Notification

Madhya Pradesh Public Services Commission (MPPSC) has released the MPPSC 2023 notification for all the candidates who want to appear for the state civil service exam. Through the MPPSC exam, several vacancies are filled for the posts of State Administrative Services Deputy District President, District Registrar, Chief Municipal Officer and other posts in various departments of MPPSC.

The selection for the MPPSC SSE is through a three-stage exam consisting of Prelims, Mains and Interviews. The exam date for MPPSC is announced along with the latest MPPSC 2023 notification PDF.

>> MPPSC Notification 2023 PDF

What is MPPSC exam?

MPPSC is the state PCS exam of Madhya Pradesh. It examines State Services (Rajya Seva Pariksha) & Forest Services. MPPSC recruits candidates to join the State Service Examination every year to recruit for the post of Deputy Collector, Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP), Commercial Tax Officer, etc. The selection of the candidates is done through three stages: Prelims, Mains, and Interviews. Check out the exam overview details below.

MPPSC 2023 Overview

Here is a brief description of the important details of the MPPSC exam. Aspirants must check the exam details before proceeding with the application and preparation.

MPPCS Exam 2023Details
Exam NameMPPSC State Services Exam
Conducting BodyMadhya Pradesh Public Service Commission (MPPSC)
Mode of the examinationOnline
Exam StagesThree stages: Prelims, Mains, and Personality Test
Exam FrequencyOnce a year
Eligibility CriteriaGraduation
Language of the examEnglish & Hindi

MPPSC 2023 Eligibility Criteria

MPPSC eligibility helps aspirants to know whether they are eligible to apply for the MPPSC 2023 exam. Candidates can check below the MPPSC eligibility. The eligibility criteria for MPPSC include nationality, educational qualification and age limit. In addition to this, a candidate must also fulfil the physical requirement for candidates who apply for the post of Home (Police) Department, Sub-Inspector, etc,

MPPSC Nationality

Per the MPPSC Eligibility, the applicant must be a citizen of India.

MPPSC Age Limit

Per the MPPSC age eligibility, the candidate must be 21- 40. MPPSC age limit varies for different types of posts and categories. Check the details below.

Post TypeMinimum ageMaximum ageFor Women (UR, PwD), Men, Women (SC, ST, OBC etc)
Non-Uniformed Post21 years40 years45 years
Uniformed-Post21 years33 years38 years

MPPSC Age Relaxation

The MPPSC mentioned the age relaxation for different categories for the State Service exam.

CategoryMPPSC Age Relaxation
All women candidates, irrespective of their domicileTen years
Physically-handicappedFive years
SC/ST/OBC Domiciles of MPFive years
Burma, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, and Vietnam's bonafide repatriate of Indian origin holding Indian PassportThree years
Personnel from Defence ServicesThree years
Widow, divorcee, or abandoned at the time of her first appointment.Five years
Test Series holders under the Family Welfare Programme.Two years
Vikram Award- honoured sportsmen, as per MPPSC General AD Memo.Five years
Defense Services PersonnelThree years

MPPSC Educational Qualification

Any graduate in the final year of graduation (waiting for his/her result) is eligible to apply for the MPPSC State Services Examination. Per the MPPSC Eligibility, the candidate must have a valid graduation degree from a Government recognized institute.

MPPSC Physical Requirements

For MPPSC posts like Home (Police) Department, Sub-Inspector, etc, there is a physical requirement of Minimum Standard For Height and Chest Girth. Check the details below.

PostHeightChest Girth (in cms)
Without ExpansionFully Expanded
Home (Police) DepartmentMale – 1688489
Female – 155NANA
District Excise OfficerMale – 1688489
Female – 155NANA
Superintendent, District JailMale – 1688489
Female – 155NANA
Transport Sub-InspectorMale – 1688489
Female – 155NANA

MPPSC 2023 Apply Online

The MPPSC State Services Exam 2023 online application was released on 10th January 2023. The application will be windup on 09th February 2023. Candidates must follow the steps for the application for a hassle-free experience.

How to apply for MPPSC SSE 2023 Exam?

  • Visit the official website of MPPSC.
  • Register themselves using a valid email id and mobile number.
  • Login using the credentials received.
  • Fill in the MPPSC application form with the required details.
  • Upload the scanned copy of the required documents.
  • Finally, proceed to the application fee payment to complete the process.

MPPSC Application Fee

The MPPSC exam fees are important to check before filling out the application. Applications without the fee are rejected in the first scrutiny.



SC/ST/OBC/PWD of Madhya Pradesh




MPPSC 2023 Vacancy

MPPSC vacancy 2023 are announced along with the notification PDF, where the candidates can check the department-wise and category-wise MPPSC SSE vacancies.

MPPSC SSE Vacancy 2023
Post NameTotal
State Administrative Services Deputy District President27 
State Police Service Deputy Superintendent of Police (GD)22
Commercial Tax Officer88
District Registrar01
WCD Officer17
Assistant Director72
Assistant Commissioner & Assistant Registrar06
Cooperative Inspector/ Extension Officer18
Labour Officer02
Assistant Labour officer02
Chief Municipal Officer02
Chief Municipal Officer - Group C05
Chief Executive Officer, Janpad Panchayat13
Development Block Officer14
Naib Tehsildar07
Madhya Pradesh Subordinate Accounts Service87

MPPSC 2023 Salary

The MPPSC exam is so popular among candidates is the salary offered for the posts. The posts have one of the most handsome salaries for any state job. Given below is MPPSC salary for various posts in the organisation.

PostPay Scale
State Administrative Service and Deputy CollectorRs 15,600/- Rs 39,100/- (Grade Pay Rs 5,400/-)
State Police Service and Deputy Superintendent of PoliceRs 15,600/- Rs 39,100/- (Grade Pay Rs 5,400/-)
Finance Department (लेखाधिकारी,सहायक संचालक इत्यादि)Rs 15,600/- Rs 39,100/- (Grade Pay Rs 5,400/-)
Public Relations DepartmentRs 15,600/- Rs 39,100/- (Grade Pay Rs 5,400/-)
Food, Civil Supply & Consumer Affairs DepartmentRs 15,600/- Rs 39,100/- (Grade Pay Rs 5,400/-)
School Education DepartmentRs 15,600/- Rs 39,100/- (Grade Pay Rs 5,400/-)
Social Justice & Department of Empowerment of Persons with DisabilitiesRs 15,600/- Rs 39,100/- (Grade Pay Rs 5,400/-)
Revenue Department (नायब तहसीलदार)Rs 9,300/- Rs 34,800/- (Grade Pay Rs 3,600/-)
Finance Department (मध्य प्रदेश अधीनस्थ लेखा सेवा)Rs 9,300/- Rs 34,800/- (Grade Pay Rs 3,600/-)

MPPSC SSE Selection Process

The MPPSC Selection Process is for selecting eligible candidates or the released vacancies across various posts. The MPPSC State Services Examination consists of three phases-

  • Preliminary Examination (Objective Type with Four Options).
  • Mains Examination (Written/Subjective examination).
  • Interview (Personality Test).

MPPSC SSE Exam Pattern

The MPPSC exam pattern explains the MPPSC paper pattern for MPPSC State Services Examination. The MPPSC exam pattern includes the exam pattern for the Prelims and Mains Exam.

MPPSC Prelims Exam Pattern

As per the MPPSC Prelims Exam Pattern, it comprises two compulsory papers of objective type with four options, i.e. General Studies Paper 1 and General Studies Paper 2/CSAT Paper/Aptitude Paper.

Note- There is no provision for negative marking in the examination.






General Studies

200 marks

2 hours


Aptitude test

200 marks

2 hours

MPPSC Mains Exam Pattern

As per the MPPSC Mains Exam Pattern, the exam consists of 6 papers which are given below:






General Study-I

03 Hours



General Study-II

03 Hours



General Study-III

03 Hours



General Study-IV

03 Hours



General Hindi

02 Hours



Essay writing

02 Hours


MPPSC Interview

The MPPSC Personality Test comprises 175 marks added to the final merit list.

MPPSC Final Merit List

It is calculated by adding all marks obtained in the Main and Interview Examination by the Candidates. i.e

> Mains Marks- 1400

> Interview Marks- 175 Marks

>> Final Merit List- 1575 Marks

MPPSC 2023 Syllabus

MPPSC syllabus is informed to the candidates along with the MPPSC SSE notification. The syllabus gives candidates clarity about the important topics and subjects that are asked in the exam. Below candidates can check out the MPPSC syllabus for good knowledge.

MPPSC Prelims Syllabus Paper 1: General Studies

The MPPSC has notified a detailed syllabus for the Preliminary test, yet there are several topics in the subject where the number of questions asked is more than the rest. We have analyzed those themes in conjunction with the MPPSC syllabus, and applicants should review them several times before taking the final exam.

Check the detailed MPPSC Prelims Syllabus below

History, Culture, and Literature of Madhya Pradesh.

Major events and Major dynasties in the history of Madhya Pradesh.

Contribution of Madhya Pradesh to the freedom movement.

Major arts and Sculpture of Madhya Pradesh.

Major Tribes and Dialects of Madhya Pradesh.

Major festivals, Folk music, Folk arts, and Folk literature of Madhya Pradesh.

Important Literature of Madhya Pradesh and their literature.

Religious and tourist places of Madhya Pradesh.

Important Tribal Personalities of Madhya Pradesh.

History of India

Major features, Events and Administrative, Social, and Economical Systems of Ancient and Medieval India.

Social and Religious Reform movements in the 19th and 20th centuries.

Independence struggle and the Indian National Movement for Freedom.

Integration and Reorganization of India after Independence.

Major features, Events and Administrative, Social, and Economical Systems of Ancient and Medieval India.

Social and Religious Reform movements in the 19th and 20th centuries.

Independence struggle and the Indian National Movement for Freedom.

Integration and Reorganization of India after Independence.

Geography of Madhya Pradesh

Forest, Forest Produce, Wildlife, Rivers, Mountains, and Mountain ranges of Madhya Pradesh.

The climate of Madhya Pradesh.

Natural and Mineral resources of Madhya Pradesh.

Transport in Madhya Pradesh.

Major Irrigation and Electrical Projects in Madhya Pradesh.

Agriculture, Animal husbandry, and Agriculture based industries in Madhya Pradesh.

Geography of the World and India

Physical Geography: Physical features and Natural regions.

Natural Resources: Forest, Mineral resources, Water, Agriculture, Wildlife, National Parks/ Sanctuaries/Safari.

Social Geography: Population-related Demography (Population growth, Age, Sex ratio, Literacy).

Economic Geography: Natural and Human resources (Industry, Modes of Transport).

Continents/Countries/Oceans/Rivers/Mountains of the world.

Natural Resources of World.

Conventional and Non-conventional Energy Resources.

Constitutional System of Madhya Pradesh

Constitutional System of Madhya Pradesh (Governor, Council of Ministers, Legislative Assembly, High Court).

The three-tier system of Panchayati Raj and Urban Administration in Madhya Pradesh

The economy of Madhya Pradesh

Demography and Census of Madhya Pradesh.

Economic Development of Madhya Pradesh.

Major Industries of Madhya Pradesh.

Castes of Madhya Pradesh, Schedule Castes and Scheduled Tribes of Madhya Pradesh, and Major Welfare Schemes of State.

Constitution Government and Economy of India

Government India Act 1919 and 1935.

Constituent Assembly.

Union Executive, President, and Parliament.

Fundamental Rights and Duties of the Citizens and Directive Principles of State policy.

Constitutional Amendments.

Supreme Court and Judicial System.

Indian Economy, Industrial Development and Foreign Trade, Import and Export.

Financial Institutions- Reserve Bank of India, Nationalised Banks, Security and Exchange Board of India (SEBI), National Stock Exchange (NSE), Non-Banking Financial Institutions.

Science and Technology

Basic Principles of Science.

Important Indian Scientific Research Institutions and Their achievements, Satellite and Space technology.

Environment and Biodiversity.

Ecological System.

Nutrition, Food, and Nutrients.

Human Body.

Agricultural Product Technology.

Food Processing.

Health Policy and Programmes.

Pollution, Natural Disasters, and Management.

Current International and National Affairs

Important Personalities and Places.

Major Events.

Important Sports Institutes, Sports Competitions, and Awards of India and Madhya Pradesh.

Information and Communication Technology.

Electronics, Information and Communication Technology.

Robotics, Artificial Intelligence, and Cyber Security.


Internet and Social Networking Sites.


National and Regional Constitutional / Statutory Bodies.

Election Commission of India.

State Election Commission.

Union Public Service Commission.

Madhya Pradesh Public Service Commission.

Comptroller and Auditor General.

NITI Aayog.

Human Rights Commission.

Women Commission.

Child Protection Commission.

Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes Commission.

Backward class Commission.

Information Commission.

Vigilance Commission.

National Green Tribunal.

Food preservation Commission etc.

MPPSC Prelims Syllabus: General Aptitude Test

  • Comprehension
  • Interpersonal skills, including communication skill
  • Logical reasoning and analytical ability
  • Decision-making and problem-solving
  • General mental ability
  • Basic numeracy (numbers and their relations, the order of magnitude, etc.-Class X level) Data interpretation (charts, graphs, tables, data sufficiency, etc.-Class X level)
  • Hindi Language Comprehension Skill (Class X level)

How to Prepare for MPPSC 2023 Exam?

The MPPSC preparation requires a well-planned MP study plan, expert guidance, and regular revision for the exam. Read in detail How to Prepare for MPPSC 2023? Below are all the study resources required for comprehensive exam preparation.

MPPSC Previous Year Question Papers

A candidate must solve the previous year question paper of the MPPSC exam. Solving MPPSC Previous Years Papers gives candidates knowledge about the questions that were asked in the previous years.

  • Solving MPPSC's previous papers can assist them in gaining a better understanding of the test pattern.
  • Allows aspirants to layout a smart approach to covering the entire MPPSC exam preparation 
  • By practising MPPSC past question papers with time allocation, candidates may chase time constraints and better results.
  • Important subjects with significant weight can be easily categorized.

MPPSC 2023 Cutoff

MPPSC cut-off is the minimum mark the candidates must score to qualify for the exam. MPPSC releases the MPPSC cutoff along with the result. Below candidates can check out the previous year's cut-off marks for their knowledge.

MPPSC Prelims Cutoff Marks 2020

CategoryGenderCut-off Marks

MPPSC Prelims Cutoff 2018



UR (Male)


UR (Female)


SC (Male)


SC (Female)


ST (Male)




OBC (Male)


OBC (Female)


MPPSC 2023 Admit Card

MPPSC Admit Card 2023 shall be released on the MPPSC website for the Prelims, Mains and Interview separately. We shall provide candidates with updates on the MPPSC Admit Card once the commission releases it.

Steps to download MPPSC Admit Card

  • To download the admit card link, candidates are required to use their Application Number and password and enter the captcha.
  • Finally, click on the login button.
  • The MPPSC Mains Admit Card 2023 will be displayed on the screen.
  • Download it and take a printout of it.

MPPSC 2023 Answer Key

MPPSC will announce the official MPPSC answer key 2023 on the website after the exam. Candidates can check the prelims answer key for papers 1 and CSAT from the link below after the release.

MPPSC 2023 Result

MPPSC Result 2023 shall be announced in three stages, Prelims, Mains and Interviews. Candidates can check the MPPSC SSE result through the direct link that shall be updated once each stage's results are released.

MPPSC Exam Analysis

Candidates can read the MPPSC pre-paper analysis to gain insight into the exam. Candidates get the MPPSC Prelims question paper and answer key by downloading them. The following information is included in the prelims exam analysis:

MPPSC Exam Analysis

  • MPPSC topic-wise questions difficulty level
  • MPPSC Prelims Answer Key 2023, Download the MPPSC Prelims Answer Key.
  • MPPSC Prelims question paper is available for download. Download the MPPSC Prelims question paper
  • Check the expected MPPSC Prelims Cutoff 2023.


  • MPPSC exam is the annually conducted State Services Exam (SSE) by Madhya Pradesh Public Service Commission (MPPSC). The selection for the MPPSC exam is done through Prelims, Mains and Interviews. A candidate needs to qualify at each stage to be eligible for an appointment into the service for the gazetted posts such as Deputy District President, District Registrar, about Officer etc., in various departments of MPPSC.

  • MPPSC 2023 notification PDF was released by the Commission on its website on 30th December 2022. The notification pdf consists of vital exam information such as exam date, syllabus, eligibility, exam pattern, etc. Every MPPSC aspirant must download and go through the notification to get good clarity on the exam by clicking on the link that is given below:

    >> Download MPPSC Notification 2023

  • MPPSC 2023 exam date for prelims is released by the commission along with the MPPSC 2023 notification PDF. The prelims exam is scheduled for two shifts on 21st May 2023. Candidates can check the mains dates after the official release of the same.

  • MPPSC has announced the MPPSC 2023 Vacancies along with the notification. 427 vacancies for different posts. The candidates shall be appointed as gazetted officers in various departments of MPPSC, such as the Dept. of General Administration, Commercial Tax Dept, Home Police Dept, Urban Development and Environment Dept, Finance Department, etc.

  • Any graduate or students in their final year of graduation (waiting for his/her result) are eligible to apply for the MPPSC exam 2023. In addition to educational qualifications, a candidate should also be between the age of 21 to 40 years. Candidates can check out the MPPSC eligibility to know more about it.

  • The best way to prepare for MPPSC 2023 exam is to first be knowledgeable about the MPPSC syllabus and exam pattern. Then, candidates can check out the important MPPSC books to assist them in their preparation. Aspirants should practice MPPSC question papers and practice MPPSC mock tests for best revision and practice.

  • MPPSC 2023 syllabus for Prelims is the first stage of the selection process. The Prelims exam consists of General Studies and Aptitude Tests that are objective in nature. There is no negative marking in the Prelims exam. The important topics for the MPPSC syllabus for Prelims are the History, Culture, and Literature of Madhya Pradesh, the Geography of Madhya Pradesh, The economy of Madhya Pradesh, National and Regional Constitutional / Statutory Bodies, General mental ability, Hindi Language Comprehension Skills, etc.

  • A candidate can appear a maximum number of times for the MPPSC exam until the maximum age limit exceeds. The age limit for MPPSC exam is 21- 40 Years. for the General category of candidates.


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