WBCS 2023 Notification, Apply Online, Exam Date, Syllabus, Admit Card, Result

WBCS 2023 Notification: The West Bengal Public Service Commission (WBPSC) every year conducts the West Bengal Civil Services Examination (WBCS) to recruit eligible candidates for various Group A, B, C, and D posts in different departments. The WBCS 2023 Notification is released on WBPSC’s official website to invite online applications. There are 3 phases in the West Bengal Civil Services Exam. Candidates who clear all three phases are later selected as officers in different departments of West Bengal.

The West Bengal Public Service Commission. will soon release the official WBCS 2023 Notification regarding the WBCS Recruitment on the official website. Interested aspirants who want to participate in this exam can download the notification and read it carefully. The complete details regarding the WBCS 2023 Notification are shared in this article. Aspirants can read the complete article to know the WBCS exam dates and prepare accordingly. The article also contains several other necessary details related to the WBCS exam 2023.

WBCS 2023 Notification

The WBPSC releases the official notification regarding the provincial civil services exam on its website. The notification is released to inform aspirants about the WBCS examination schedule, exam process, number of vacancies, eligibility criteria, application form filling dates, application fee, etc. The official Notification is expected to be released in February 2023. The complete details of the notification and the upcoming West Bengal Civil Services Exam are provided in this article.

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WBCS 2023 Notification- Overview

PARTICULARDETAILS
Name of ExamWest Bengal Civil Services Exam (WBCS Exam)
Exam conducting bodyWest Bengal Public Service Commission (WBPSC)
Name of PostVarious Group A, B, C, and D Officers post
Total number of vacanciesTo be updated
WBCS Application form filling dates 2023February to March 2023 (Tentatively)
Process of SelectionPreliminary ExamMain ExamPersonality Test
Job LocationWest Bengal
CategoryRecruitment
Official Websitewww.wbpsc.gov.in {Link is Given below}

WBCS Recruitment 2023

It is expected that the official notification of the West Bengal Civil Services Exam will be released in January 2023. The notification will be released on WBPSC Official Website @www.wbpsc.gov.in. All interested aspirants can download the notification before filling out the application form. Aspirants should fill out the application form within the given time to apply for WBCS Recruitment 2023. Complete details regarding the recruitment and other aspects of the exam are shared below.

WBCS 2023 Apply Online

The mode to apply for the WBCS Recruitment 2023 is online. Aspirants have to fill out the online application form and pay the application fee to apply online for West Bengal Civil Services Exam. Aspirants will have to submit various details and personal information while applying for the same. Information to complete the Apply Online process can be read further in this article.

WBCS 2023 Application Form

To apply online, an aspirant has to fill out the application form. The application form can be filled out on the website of WBPSC. Aspirants should fill out the WBPSC 2023 Application Form very carefully and should not make any errors while entering any details. The dates to fill out the application form will be released soon. Aspirants will have to submit some documents also along with the application form. The application form will be only accepted after paying the application fee.

WBCS Application Fee 2023

The application fee can be paid online using a debit card/internet banking/credit card.

CATEGORYAPPLICATION FEE
General/OBC/EWSRs 210/-
SC/ST/PwDNot Applicable

How to apply for WBCS 2023 Recruitment @wbpsc.gov.in

To apply, an aspirant has to follow the steps given below:

  1. First, visit the WBPSC official website @wbpsc.gov.in.
  1. On the homepage, an aspirant has to select the option of OTR (One-time registration).
  1. Complete the OTR by registering yourself. You’ll receive the Login credentials through mail and sms.
  1. Use these login credentials to log in to the official website and select the WBCS Exam 2023 link.
  1. Fill in all the required details such as personal details, and educational details, and upload the necessary documents like a photograph and signature.
  1. After providing the details, pay the online application fee. Once you pay the application fee, your form will be accepted successfully.
  1. Take the printout of the application form and keep it safe for future purposes.

WBCS 2023 Eligibility Criteria

Only those aspirants who meet the desired eligibility criteria will be allowed to fill out the application form and appear in the exam. Aspirants should make sure that they meet the required WBCS 2023 Eligibility Criteria. The eligibility criteria can be read in the official notification. However, for the convenience of the aspirants, we have provided the eligibility criteria below.

The Eligibility Criteria are based on Educational Qualification and Age Limit.

As per the rules, WBCS Age Limit is as follows:

POST NAMEAGE LIMIT
For Groups A and C21-36 years
For Group B20-36 years
For Group D21-39 years

The age relaxation in the upper age limit is as follows:

WBCS Age Relaxation 2023
CATEGORYAGE LIMIT RELAXATION
SC/ST of WB5 years
SC/ST of other State5 years
OBC (Non-Creamy Layer)3 years
PWD45 years

Aspirants should also fulfill the below given WBCS Educational Qualification 2023 to be eligible for the exam;

  • Aspirants should have a bachelor’s degree in any stream
  • He/she should be able to read and speak Hindi and English language and write Bengali.

WBCS 2023 Selection Process

There will be 3 phases in the selection process. Candidates who will clear all three phases will be selected for the exam.

1. Preliminary Exam

The preliminary exam will be qualifying in nature. Candidates have to qualify for the cut-off marks to clear the WBCS Prelims Exam to get shortlisted for the Main Exam. The preliminary exam will be an MCQ-based exam and it will be 200 marks.

WBCS PRELIMS EXAM 2023
SUBJECTTOTAL NUMBER OF MARKSTOTAL NUMBER OF QUESTIONSTIME DURATION
English Language25252 hours
General Science2525
Current affairs2525
History of India2525
Geography of India and West Bengal2525
Indian Polity and Economy2525
Indian National Movement2525
General Mental Ability2525

2. Main Exam

Candidates who will qualify for the prelims will get a chance to appear on WBCS Mains Exam. The main examination will be subjective. It will consist of 6 compulsory papers and one optional paper. The optional paper will further consist of two papers. Candidates can choose an optional subject of their choice and interest from the list of subjects available on the website. Candidates who will pass the main examination will be called for the Personality Test.

WBCS Main Exam 2023 
SUBJECTGROUP AGROUP BGROUP CGROUP D
Language Paper (Hindi/Urdu/ Bengali/Santali)200200200200
English Language200200200200
GS Paper 1200200200200
GS Paper 2200200200200
Indian Polity and Economy200200200200
Arithmetic and Reasoning200200200200
Optional Paper (1+2)400400
Personality Test200200150100
Total1800180013501300

3. Personality Test

The personality Test is a type of interview in which the candidate will have to answer different questions asked by the members of WBPSC. The Personality Test is conducted to check the decision-making, stress management skills, and personality of a candidate. The candidate will be given marks according to his response to the personality test.

A final merit list is prepared based on the main exam and personality test. Candidates who will have their names on the  Merit List will be selected in WBCS Recruitment 2023.

WBCS 2023 Syllabus

The questions in West Bengal Civil Services Exam will be asked from the syllabus decided by the WBPSC. The syllabus for the examination is as follows;

The WBCS Prelims 2023 syllabus consists of the following subjects:

  • English Language
  • General Science
  • Current affairs
  • History of India
  • Geography of India and West Bengal
  • Indian Polity and Economy
  • Indian National Movement
  • General Mental Ability

WBCS 2023 Exam Date

The WBCS exam date and other important dates are as follows:

EVENTIMPORTANT DATES
WBCS Notification 2023 release dateJanuary 2023
WBCS Application Form filling dates 2023February to March 2023
WBCS Admit Card 2023 release dateTo be updated
WBCS Prelims Exam 2023 datesTo be updated
WBCS Main Exam 2023 datesTo be updated
WBCS Personality Test 2023 datesTo be updated
WBCS Result 2023 release dateTo be updated

WBCS 2023 Admit card

The WBCS 2023 admit card will be released 7 to 10 days before the preliminary exam date. Candidates who have applied for the exam will be able to download their admit cards from the official website. Candidates will need their registration number and date of birth to download the admit card. The hall ticket release date will be updated in the article once it is released by WBPSC.

WBCS Result 2023

The WBCS result for the preliminary exam will be announced after 1-2 months from the date of the exam. Candidates will get around 3-4 months to prepare for the main examination. The main exam result will be released within 2-3 months from the date of the examination. After the declaration of the result, passed candidates will be called for the Personality Test. The final result will be released after all the phases of the selection process will be completed successfully. Candidates who will have their names in the final result will be considered eligible for the appointment.

In this article, we have discussed the West Bengal Civil Services Exam. It is a very prestigious exam that provides an opportunity to become an officer in various Group A, B, C, and D posts in different departments. Aspirants who are seeking a government job can apply for the WBCS exam once the application process begins. We will keep updating our readers with the latest news related to the WBCS and WBPSC.

Important Links

EVENTIMPORTANT LINKS
WBCS Notification 2023 download link 
WBCS 2023 Apply Online Link 
WBPSC Official Website 
Our Homepage 

FAQs

When can I apply for WBCS 2023?

You can apply for the WBCS exam 2023 in February 2023.

Can I clear WBCS in 3 months?

Yes. You can clear WBCS preliminary exam in a preparation time of 3 months.

When WBCS form fill-up start?

It is expected that the WBCS Notification will release in January/February 2023. You can fill out the WBCS form after the official notification is released.

Can I clear WBCS in the first attempt?

With proper planning, precise strategy, and a combination of hard and smart work, you can clear WBCS in the first attempt

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