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WBCS Notification 2023 - Dates, Application, Eligibility, Syllabus, Selection Process

WBCS Notification 2023 - Dates, Application, Eligibility, Syllabus, Selection Process

Edited By Prabakaran K | Updated on Mar 21, 2023 10:05 AM IST | #WBPCS

WBCS Notification 2023 - The WBCS application form 2023 has been released by WBPSC on February 28 at The West Bengal Public Service Commission (WBPSC) has released the WBCS notification 2023 on February 25, 2023 in online mode on the official website. Applicants must go through the WBCS 2023 notification to know all about the WBCS 2023 exam.

The WB Civil Service notification 2023 has been released in PDF format for download by candidates. The Civil Service notification 2023 contains detailed information about the application process, application fees, WBCS eligibility criteria, exam syllabus, exam pattern, vacancies and more. To know more about the WBCS 2023notification, read the article below.

WBCS Notification 2023 - Overview

Exam name

West Bengal Civil Service Exam

Conducting body

West Bengal Public Service Commission (WBPSC)

Official website

WBCS age limit

21 to 39 years (as per the post)

Educational qualification


Exam level

State level exam

Application mode


Application fee

Rs 210 + Service Charge 1% of Examination Fee

Exam mode


Exam Stages



Personality Test

WBCS 2023 vacancies

To be announced

How to download WBCS Notification 2023?

The Civil Service notification can be downloaded from the WBPSC official website. Steps to download the WBCS notification 2023 are mentioned below.

  • Visit the WBPSC official website -

  • Search for the WBCS notification 2023 link.

  • Click on the West Bengal Civil Service notification 2023, the notification PDF file will appear on the screen.

  • Check all the WBCS 2023 exam details mentioned in the notification.

  • Download the WBCS notification 2023 for future use and reference.

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Details mentioned in WBCS Notification 2023

  • WBCS eligibility criteria

  • WBCS exam dates 2023

  • Steps to fill WBCS application form 2023

  • Application fee

  • WBCS exam pattern

  • WBCS syllabus 2023

  • WBCS 2023 Selection process

WBCS Notification 2023 - Exam Dates

The WBCS notification 2023 has been released by the Commission on February 25. To keep a track of all the WBCS 2023 events, one can check the WBCS exam dates 2023 in the table below.

WBCS exam dates 2023

WBCS Events

WBCS 2023 exam dates

WBCS notification 2023 release date

February 25, 2023

WBCS 2023 apply online date

February 28, 2023

Last date to for WBCS 2023 form submission

March 21, 2023

Last date to pay application fee

March 22, 2023

WBCS application for correction window 2023March 31 to April 6, 2023

WBCS prelims admit card 2023 date

To be announced

WBCS 2023 prelims exam date

To be announced

WBCS Prelims result 2023

To be announced

WBCS admit card 2023 for mains exam

To be announced

WBCS 2023 mains exam date

To be announced

Mains result

To be announced

Interview dates

To be announced

Final WBCS Result 2023

To be announced

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WBCS Notification 2023 - Eligibility Criteria

The West Bengal Public Service Commission mentions the WBCS eligibility criteria for all the Group A, B and other posts in the WBCS notification 2023. The Civil Service eligibility criteria for all the posts varies a bit. To know about the WBCS eligibility criteria 2023 check the table below.

WBCS eligibility 2023



Age limit

Minimum limit

Group A and C – 21 years

Group B – 20 years (For West Bengal Police Service only)

Group D – 21 years

Maximum limit

Group A and C – 36 years

Group B – 36 years

Group D – 39 years

Educational Qualification

Bachelor's degree


Applicant must be able to read, write and speak in Bengali

WBCS Notification 2023 - Application form

The WBCS 2023 application form has been released by the Commission on February 28 on the WBPSC official website. Eligible candidates can fill the WBCS application form 2023 in online mode by entering some basic personal and academic details. For successful submission of the application form candidates need to pay the requisite WBCS 2023 application fee as per their category.

Details required to fill WBCS form 2023

Candidate's Name

Mother's Name

Father's Name

Date of Birth


Matriculation (10th Class)

Education Board

Roll Number

Year of Passing

Mobile Number

Mobile Number

Email ID

State / UT of Permanent Address

Payment details

Scanned images

WBCS application fee


Examination Fee

For General

Rs 210/- + service charge

For SC/ ST/ PwD Category


WBCS Notification 2023 - Exam Pattern

The WBCS exam pattern has been mentioned in the WBCS notification 2023. West Bengal Civil Service examination has three stages. Where prelims stage is of 200 marks, mains of 1600 marks and interview of 200 marks. To know more about the WBCS exam pattern 2023 check the table below.

WBCS exam pattern for all the stages

Stages of exam

Type of the exam

WBCS papers


Preliminary Exam


General Studies



Objective + Conventional

Paper-I (Conventional Type)

Paper-II (Conventional)

Paper-III (Objective)

Paper-IV (Objective)

Paper-V (Objective)

Paper-VI (

Paper-VII & VIII (Optional Subject chosen by the candidate)

200 for all the papers (1 to 8)

Personality Test



Quick Links: WBCS admit card 2023

WBCS Notification 2023 - Syllabus for paper 1 and 2

The West Bengal Public Service Commission prescribed the WBCS syllabus 2023 for prelims and mains stage of the WBCS selection process in the WBCS notification 2023. The WBCS syllabus has not changed for many years by the Commission. The WBCS 2023 syllabus contains details of all the topics and chapters and subjects from which questions are asked in the WBCS 2023 prelims and mains exam.

Quick Links: WBCS result 2023

WBCS Notification 2023 - Selection Process

The WBCS selection process 2023 has three stages - prelims, mains and interview. Candidates need to qualify all the stages of the selection process to get recruited as Sub-Divisional Magistrate, .Deputy Superintendent of Police, Block Development Officer, Basic Shiksha Adhikari, etc. in the different West Bengal government departments. The stages of WBCS selection process are mentioned below:

  • Preliminary

  • Mains

  • Personality Test

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Frequently Asked Question (FAQs)

1. When is the WBCS 2023 notification going to be released?

The WBCS notification 2023 has been released online on Febraury 25 on the official website.

2. When will the WBCS 2023 exam be conducted?

WBCS 2023 exam dates will be announced soon on the officia website.

3. Does WBPSC release the WBCS answer key?

Yes, West Bengal Public Service Commission releases the WBCS answer key 2023.

4. How many stages are there in the WBCS exam?

There are three stages in the WBCS exam - prelims, mains and interview.

5. What is the age limit to apply for the WBCS exam?

Candidates between the age group of 20 to 39 years can apply for the WBCS 2023 exam.

6. Is the WBCS exam online or offline?

The WBCS exam is held in offline mode.

7. Is the WBCS exam held every year?

Yes, the WBCS exam is conducted every year by the West Bengal Public Service Commission.


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