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prelims Test Series 2019
अंग्रेज़ी सीखने का अवसर (कक्षा प्रारंभ : 5 अक्तूबर, शाम 6 से 8)
Syllabus of Nagaland PSC

There will be 3 (three) stages of examinations:

  1. Preliminary Examination

  2. Main Examination

  3. Interview/Viva-voce


Preliminary Examination: Time: 3 Hrs

The Preliminary examination will consist of 1 (one) paper of objective type (MCQ with OMR Answer Sheet) carrying a maximum of 200 marks in the syllabus given below. This Examination is meant to serve as a screening test only. 

Syllabus for Preliminary Examination (MCQ)

  1. General Science: General appreciation and understanding of science, including matters of every day observation and experience as may be expected of a well educated person who has not made a special study of any scientific discipline.

  2. History: Broad general understanding of the subject in its social, economic, political aspects, social and cultural heritage of India, emphasizing unity in diversity.

  3. Nagaland: Social, cultural and heritage of its people.

  4. Geography: Geography of India including the physical, social, economic, geography and on the main features of Indian agricultural and natural resources.

  5. Indian Polity and Economy: Country’s political, Executive, Judicial System, Local Bodies, Rural and Community Development and Economic Planning in India.

  6. Indian National Movement: Nature and character of the Nineteenth century resurgence, growth of nationalism and attainment of independence.

  7. General Mental Ability Test: Analysis of classified data, logical and behavioural reasoning, analogies, basic arithmetic, numerical ability and basic concept of computers.

  8. Current events: Latest development on all the fields detailed above including science and technology and environmental awareness.


Main Examination:

The Main examination will consist of 3 (three) papers, namely:

  1. General Essay, Comprehension and Grammar (Marks: 200, Time: 3 Hrs)

  2. General Studies Paper-I in objective type (MCQ- with OMR Sheet) (Marks: 200, Time: 3 Hrs)

  3. General Studies Paper-II in descriptive form of short and long answer type (Marks: 200, Time: 3 Hrs)


Syllabus for Main Examination (Descriptive & MCQ)

1.    General Essay, Comprehension & Grammar        

  • There will be two General Essay Questions from the following topics: Crisis management, Social problems, Analysis and solutions, Current events of national and international importance, Current events relating to State of Nagaland    (50x2=100)

  • Comprehension                                                        80 marks

  • Grammar                                                                   20 marks


2.    General Studies Paper – I (MCQ)

  • Modern history of India and Indian culture.

  • Current events of national and international importance.

  • Statistical analysis, graphs and diagrams.

  • Basic and everyday science.

  • Nagaland in all aspects. 


3.   General Studies Paper – II (Descriptive)

  • Indian polity and Public Administration. Indian polity and Public Administration will include questions on Constitution, administration and Political system in India.

  • Indian economy and geography. On Indian economy and geography, questions will be put on planning, physical, economic and social geography of India.

  • Social problems and sensitive issues including environmental problems. Social problems and sensitive issues will include problems like child labour, HIV/AIDS, gender bias, minorities, SC/ST, illiteracy, poverty, employment etc. Global issues such as environmental problems will be covered.

  • Nagaland geography, society, culture and heritage.

  • Administration in Nagaland. Nagaland administration will cover topics in general administration like organizational structure, local bodies, functions, control, social welfare oriented programmes, etc.



Interview:

The Interview is intended to assess the overall intelligence and the personality of a candidate and also the aptitude and attitude relevant to the services opted for, rather than merely the range of their information and memory.

        

 

 


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