About APSC CCE 2019

Assam Public Service Commission (APSC) conducts Combined Competitive Examination (CCE) for recruitment to various posts or services like Assam Civil Service (Junior Grade), Assam Land and Revenue Service (Junior Grade), Assam Police Service (Jr.Grade), Labour Inspector, Superintendent of Excise, Inspector of Taxes, Inspector of Excise etc. APSC selection process involves two stages – Preliminary and Mains examination. Further, the mains examination is divided into two parts – written exam and interview.

Frequency: Once a year
Conducting Body: Assam Public Service Commission
APSC CCE Preliminary Exam - Duration 4 Hours +1 More

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APSC CCE 2019 Important Dates

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02 Dec, 2019 (Tentative)

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APSC CCE 2019 Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria prescribed for APSC examination is given below.  

            

Category                         

        
            

APSC             Eligibility Criteria             

        
            

Nationality         

            

Candidates should be a citizen of India            

        
            

Age                        

      
            

Applicants should be between 21 to 38 years. Relaxation in age will be provided to reserved category candidates. Age limit is calculated based on the matriculation/HSLC admit           card/certificate issued by recognised board/council        

            

Academic  qualification            

        
Graduation in any discipline. Candidates whose result is awaited were not             eligible for the exam        


APSC CCE 2019 Application Process

Mode of Application : Offline

Mode of Payment : Bank Challan

APSC CCE Preliminary Exam Application Details

The application form of APSC for the preliminary exam can be filled in online mode. Candidates are required to download the application and send the filled in application form along with required documents to the commission’s office. Application fees for the preliminary exam can be paid offline through treasury challan which is Rs 250 for general category and Rs 150 for SC/ST/MOBC/OBC categories, respectively. BPL/PWD candidates are not required to pay any examination fees. In APSC application form of preliminary exam, candidates have to fill details like name of the bank, number & date of treasury receipt, Centre, Educational Qualification, Date of Birth, Age, Name, Father’s name, mother’s name, address etc. Along with the application form, candidates will be required to submit documents like Age- proof certificate, Pass certificate of graduation, Caste Certificate for SC/ST/OBC/MOBC, ID Card/Certificate for PWD candidates, BPL certificate (for BPL candidates).

APSC CCE Main Exam Application Details

Candidates qualifying the preliminary examination are required to fill separate APSC application form for the mains exam. The examination fees for General category is Rs 300 while it is Rs 150 for SC/ST(P)/ST(H)/OBC which should be paid through treasury receipt. APSC application form of mains exam is released after the declaration of result of the preliminary exam.  

Application Fees

Category Quota Mode Gender Amount
General Offline Female, Male ₹ 250
OBC, SC, ST Offline Female, Male ₹ 150

APSC CCE 2019 Syllabus

APSC CCE Preliminary Exam Syllabus

Chemistry
Atomic structure
Periociaty of Properties
Valency
Coordination compounds
Classification of organic compounds
Kinetic theory of gases and gas lows
Thermodynamics
Dilute solutions
Chemical equilibrium
Chemical kinetics
Electro chemistry
Civil engineering
Statics
Dynamics
Kinematics
Kinetics
Strength of materials
Soil mechanics
Fluid mechanics
Surveying
Commerce
Accounting
Business organization and secretarial practice
Computer science
Data structures
Formal languages and automata theory
Computer organization
Principle of programming languages
Operating systems
Software engineering
Database management
Data communication and computer networks
Education
Meaning, definition and scope of education
Psychology
History of education
Economics
Economics problem, nature of economics laws, price mechanism, demand and supply
National income
Nature of public finance
Developed, under developed and developing countries basic features and characteristics with reference to India
Electrical engineering
Electronics
Basic circuit theory
Electronic devices
Electronic circuits
Digital electronic circuits
Communication
Microprocessor
Fisheries
Geography
Physical, economic and human geography
Geography of the world
Geography of India and North East India
Geology
General and structural geology
Paleontology
Crystallography and mineralogy
Petrology
Economic geology
Stratigraphy
Indian history
Ancient India
The period of the Delhi sultanate
Mughal empire in India
Modern India
Law
Constitution of India
Indian administrative law
Law of torts
Mathematics
Algebra
Calculus
Vector’s
Trigonometry
Mechanical engineering
Statics
Dynamics
Theory of machines
Mechanics of solids
Manufacturing science
Production management
Thermodynamics
Fluid mechanics
Heat transfer
Energy conversion
Environmental control
Medical science
Human anatomy
Human physiology and biochemistry
Medicine
Surgery
Preventive and social medicine
Philosophy
General philosophy (western and Indian)
Logic
Psychology
Ethics and social philosophy
Physics
Newton’s law of motion, force & impulse
Combination of two lenses separated by a distance
Measurement of temperature
Ohm’s Law (Electricity and Magnetism)
Cathode rays, velocity and e/m of electron
Political science
Nature and scope of political science, its relationship with other social sciences
Basic features of the Indian constitution
Constitutions of U.K. and U.S.A.
The organs of the U.N.
Psychology
Sociology
Statistics
Probability
Statistical methods
Statistical inference
Sampling theory and design of experiments
The series and quantitative economics
Demography and educational statistics
Zoology
Agriculture
Animal husbandry including management
Dairy and poultry science
Animal genetics
Animal nutrition
Veterinary science
Poultry diseases
Anthropology
Physical anthropology
Prehistory
Social and cultural anthropology
Botany
Morphology
Anatomy
Cryptogamsalgae
Gymnosperms
Angiosperms
Physiology
Ecology
Cytogenetics and plant breeding
Evolution botany
Economic botany
Chemical engineering
Fundamentals and stoichiometry
Material science and corrosion
Energy resources and utilization
Fluid flow operations
Chemical technology (inorganic)

APSC CCE Main Exam Syllabus

Pre law
Constitution of India Salient features of the constitution of india
Preamble
Directive principles of state policy
Fundamental rights
Centre state relation
Distribution of legislative powers
President of india position
Election and his powers governor and council of ministers in a state
Protection of civil servants
Amendment of the constitution
Sixth schedule of the constitution
Tenth schedule of the constitution
Indian administrative law Nature and scope of administrative law
Delegated legislation
Judicial and legislative control
Writs - certiorari mandamous
Prohibition quo-warrent
Principles of natural justice
Ombudsmen - lok pal
Administrative Tribunals
Quasi-judicial authorities
Public undertakings
Doctrine of repugnancy
Doctrine of pith and substance
Law of torts Nature and scope of law of torts
Elements of law of torts
General defence in an action of torts
Trespass to persons
Negligence and contributory negligence
Remoteness of damage
Trespass to land
Nuisance of strict liability
Vicarious liability
Damages and other remedies
Mathematics
Algebra Algebra of sets
Relations and Functions
Group
Sub-groups
Cosets and their properties
Lagrange’s theorem on the order of a sub-group of a finite group
Normal sub-groups
Cylic groups
Permutation groups
Quotient groups
Homomorphism and isomorphism of groups
Rings integral domains and fields
Sub-rings and ideals
Homomorphism and isomorphism of rings
Matrices of the field of real numbers
Different types of matrices
I addition and scaler in multiplication of matrices of determinant of a square matrices
Minor’s and co-factors
Jacola’s theorem
Transpose of matrix
Adjoint metrix
Reciprocal matrix
Singular and non-singular matrix multiplication of matrices and determinants
Groups and rings of matrices
Rank of a matrix
Solution of a system of linear equations
Inequalities
Relation between roots and coefficient of a polynomial equation symetric functions of roots
Cardon’s method of solution of cubic
Convergence and divergence of sequences and series
Comparison test and ratio test and raabe’s test for convergence of infinite series
Calculus Real-valued functions of a real variable
Bounds
Limits and continuity of function inverse functions
Properties of continuous functions
Successive differentiation
Leibnitz’s theorem
Rolle’s Theorem
Lagrange’s meanvalue theorem
Taylor’s and maclaurin’s theorem with language’s from of remainder indeterminate form
Functions of two or more variable
Partial differentiation
Euler’s theorem on homogeneous functions
Maxima and minima of a function of two variable
Standard integrals
Properties of definite integrals
Elementary idea of improper integrals
Tangents and normals
Curvature of plane curves
Rectification of plane curve
Quadrature
Surfaces and volumes of solids of revolution
Differential Equations
Formation of differential equation
Equations of 1st order and 1st degree
Clairout’s form
Linear equation of 2nd and higher orders with constant coefficients
Complementary function and particular integrals in standard cases
Coordinate geometry
Change of axes
Invarient part of straight lines
General equation of the second degree
Central and non-central conies, tangent, normal hoyd of contact
Pole polar
Polar equation of conic and equations of its chord, tangent and normal
Polar and cylindrical coordinates in three dimensions
S.d*. between two lines
Sphere cone and cylinder
Vector's Triple product of vectors with applications
Vector equations of lines
Planes sphres
Differentiation of vector functions and simple applications
Trigonometry De mouver’s theorem
Gregory’s series expansion of sine and cosine function and hyperbolic function
Pre medical science
Surgery Clinical manifestations
Investigations and management of hydrocephalus
Buerger’s disease
Appendicitis
Benion prostatic hypertrophy
Bronchogenic carcinoma
Carcinoma breast
Carcinoma
Colon
Clinical manifestation
Investigations and surgical management of intestinal obstruction
Acute urinary retention
Spinal injury
Hemorrhagic shock
Pneumothorax haematemesis
Preventive and social medicine
Principles of epidemiology
Health care delivery
Concept and general principles of prevention of disease and promotion of health
National health programs
Effects of environmental pollution on health
Concept of balanced diet family planning methods
Philosophy
General philosophy Nature and scope and branches of philosophy
Methods of philosophy
Rationalism and empiricism as theories of origin of knowledge
The correspondence theory and the coherence theory of truth
Realism, nave and scientific
Idealism - subjective and objective
Categories : substances space time and casualty
Proofs of the existence of god
Purusha, prakriti and causation
Logic Logic as the study of reflective thinking
Laws of thought
Proposition
Traditional and modern analysis
Traditional and modern classifications of propositions
Conversion
Obversion
Contraposition and inversion
Structure
Characteristics
Definition
Figures
Mood and rules of categorical syllogism
Hypothetical and disjunctive syllogisms and dilemmas
Testing syllogism
Inductive inference and its relation to deduction
Analogical inference
Mill’s inductive methods
Law of uniformity of nature and law of causation
Conditions, verification and importance of hypothesis in scientific enquiry
Psychology Definition, scope and utility of psychology
Introspection and experiment as methods of psychology
Nature, kinds and the water - fechner law of sensations
Kinds of imagination - imageless thinking
Conditions of memory and forgetting
Nature and grounds of belief
Analysis, kinds and theories of emotion
Definition, conditions and characteristics of attention
Nature of intelligence and intelligence quotient
Ethics and social philosophy Definition and scope of ethics
Moral and non-moral action
Moral judgement and its object
Rigourism and different forms of hedonism
Theories of punishment
Nature and scope of social philosophy
The social nature of man
Relation between individual and society
Family as a social institution
Religion as cohesive social factor
Caste system and varnasramadharma
Physics
Group A Newton’s law of motion
Force and impulse
Moment of inertia
Radius of gyration
Theorem of perpendicular and parallel axes
Moment of inertia of rod
Cylinder
Disc and sphere
Simple Harmonic Motion
Kepler’s laws of planetory motion
Artificial satellites
Elasticity of hooke’s law
Elastic constants
Viscosity of fluids pioseullie’s equation
Surface tension
Angle of contact
Velocity of sound
Effect of temperation and pressure on velocity of sound
Vibration of string
Laws of transverse vibration
Longitudinal vibration of strings
Stationery waves in strings and air-column
Group B Combination of two lenses separated by a distance
Power of a lens
Spherical aberration and chromatic aberration
Interference of light
Determination of wave length by a biprism
Colours of thin films
Newton’s rings
Diffraction of light
Fresnel class and fraunhofer class of diffraction
Diffraction grating
Dispersive power of grating
Zone plate
Polarisation of light
Production and analysis of polarised light
Nicol prism
Circular and elliptical polarisation
Rotation of plane of polarisation
Scattering of light
Colour of the sky
Group C Measurement of temperature
Maximum and minimum
Thermometer
Measurement of high temperature and low temperature
Expansion of solids and liquids
Coefficients of linear and cubical expansion
Apparent and absolute expansion of a liquid
Expansion of gases
Gas laws-Boyles Iaw,Charles law,Graham's law of diffusion,Avogadro's law and Dalton's law of partial pressure
Coefficient of increase of pressure at constant volume
Coeficient in increase of volume at constant pressure
Calorimetry
Two specific heats of gases
Change of state
Latent heat of fusion and vaporisation
Kinetic theory of gases, average, root mean square and most probable velocities and their relation with temperature
Perfect gas laws
Rootmean square velocity
Relation between heat and work
First law of square dynamics
Second law of thermodynamics
Carnot’s cycle
Clausius and clapeyron’s equation
Heat engines
Petrol engine
Diesel engine
Group d Ohm's law
Kirchhoffs laws
Application of kirchhoffs laws
Platinum resistance
Thermometer temperature and measurement
Thermo-electricity
Peltier and thomson effect
Thermocouples and measurement of temperature
Chemical effects of current
Electrolysis
Electromagnetic
Induction
Self and mutual induction
Verying currents
Growth and decay of currents
Energy stored up in a circuit
Alternating current
Virtual current
R.m.s. value of current
Peak value of current
Virtual volt
Impedance
Reactance
Wattless current
Group E Cathode rays
Velocity and e/m of electron
Milikan’s oil drop experiment crt
X-rays production and properties
Application of x-rays
Bohr’s theory of hydrogen spectra
Photo-electric effect and einstain’s explanation
Radio activity
Decay constant
Half-life
Mean life
Isobar and isotopes
Cyclotron
Electromagnetic radiation
Valves diode and triode
Amplification factor
Ractifiers
Zeeman effect
Raman effect
Cosmic rays
Political science
Nature and scope of political science and its relationship with other social sciences
Origin of the state
Social contract theory and evolutionary theory
Functions of the state
Leissez faire and socialistic theories
Welfare state
Democracy and dictatorship
Characteristics and kinds of sovereignty
Law of liberty and equality
Basic features of the Indian constitution
Indian parliament
Executive and judiciary
Governor and chief minister of an Indian state
Present local self-government in Assam
Union public service commission and state public service commission
Constitutions of U.K. and U.S.A
The organs of the U.N
Sociology
Nature, scope and methods of sociology
Basic concepts Society
Community
Institutions
Associations
Folkways
Mores
Norms
Value
Status
Role
Social structure and functions
Social systems and social organisation
Social groups Concepts of primary, secondary and reference groups
Marriage
Family and Kinship
Types and functions changes
Religion Meaning and origin
Functions and place of religion in modern society
Social stratification Caste
Class and estate
Functional and conflict explanations
Social mobility
Concept and pattern
Social processes Conflicts
Cooperation and competition assimilation
Culture
Concept
Elements of culture
Culture and civilization
Cultural lag
Culture and personality
Cultural relativism
Factors and theories of cultural changes
Social control Meaning agencies
Custom
Law and religion
Special change Meaning
Patterns of change
Factors of change
Technological and cultural

APSC CCE 2019 Exam Pattern

APSC CCE Preliminary Exam Exam Pattern

As per APSC Exam Pattern, the preliminary exam is conducted offline. Candidates are given OMR sheet for answering the questions. The test consists of two papers of objective type questions. Each paper of APSC preliminary examination is held for two hours and carried 200 marks. There are a total of 28 optional subjects in preliminary examination, out of which candidates are required to select one. The structure of APSC exam pattern of preliminary examination is given below.

APSC Exam Pattern of Preliminary exam                                            

Papers

Subjects

Marks

Time

Paper-I

General studies

200

2 hours

Paper-II

One optional subject

200

2 hours

Total


400


Optional Subjects

Agriculture

Geography

Anthropology

Geology

Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science

Indian History

Botany

Law

Chemical Engineering

Mathematics

Civil Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Chemistry

Medical Science

Commerce

Philosophy

Computer Science

Physics

Economics

Political Science

Education

Psychology

Electrical Engineering

Sociology

Electronics

Statistics

Fishery Science

Zoology

APSC CCE Main Exam Exam Pattern

The main examination consists of written exam and interview test. The written examination as per APSC exam pattern consists of General English, General Studies, Optional Subject 1  and Optional Subject 2. The optional subjects carries 2 papers each. Total marks allotted for the mains exam is 1400. Each paper is held for 3 hours. The questions of the mains examination is of conventional type. Candidates can choose any two subjects from the list of optional subjects. The interview of APSC mains exam carries 200 marks. The structure of APSC exam pattern of mains exam is given below.                                                                                                                                      

            

Subjects                         

        

            

Papers                         

        

            

Marks                         

        

            

Duration                         

        

            

General             English

        

            

-

        

            

300

        

            

3             hours            

        

            

General             Studies

        

            

-

        

            

300

        

            

3             hours            

        

            

Optional             Subject 1            

        

            

Paper             I

        

            

200

        

            

3             hours            

        

            

Paper             II            

        

            

200

        

            

3             hours            

        

            

Optional             Subject 2

        

            

Paper             I            

        

            

200

        

            

3             hours            

        

            


            

        

            

Paper             II

        

            

200

        

            

3             hours            

        

            

Total                        

        

            


            

        

            

1400 marks                        

        

            


            

        

            

Interview                        

        

            


            

        

            

200             marks

        

            


            

        

            

Grand             total            

        

            


            

        

            

1600             marks            

        

            


            

        

APSC CCE Preliminary Exam Admit Card

APSC admit card of the preliminary exam is issued to all candidates who will register for the exam within the prescribed dates of application. 

APSC CCE Main Exam Admit Card

APSC admit card for mains exam is issued to candidates selected based on their performance in the preliminary exam. 

APSC CCE 2019 Exam Centers

APSC CCE Preliminary Exam Exam Centers

State City
Assam Barpeta
Bongaigaon
Dibrugarh
Dhubri
Dhemaji
Biswanath Charali
Diphu
Goalpara
Golaghat
Haflong
Hamren
Hatsingimari
Hojai
Jorhat
Kajalgaon
Karimganj
Kokrajhar
Majuli
Mangaldoi
Morigaon
Nagaon
Nalbari
North Lakhimpur
Silchar
Sibsagar
Sonari
Tezpur
Tinsukia
Udalguri
Guwahati

APSC CCE Main Exam Exam Centers

State City
Assam Guwahati

Documents Required at Exam

  • Pan card
  • Driving license
  • Voters ID card
  • Bank Passbook containing photograph
  • ID Card issued by the educational Institution where he/she is studying presently
  • ID card issued by Government or public sector undertaking
  • Indian passport

The answer key of APSC contains the correct answers to questions asked in the exam. APSC releases APSC answer key of preliminary examination a few days after the exam. The answer key will be available separately for general studies paper and optional subjects. APSC answer key of general studies will be available set-wise- A, B, C, D in PDF format. Using the answer key, candidates are able to calculate their probable score based on the number of correct answers.

APSC CCE Preliminary Exam Result

APSC Result is announced by APSC separately for Preliminary, Mains and Final in online mode. The result PDF file contains the roll numbers of shortlisted candidates. On the basis of APSC result of preliminary examination, candidates are selected for the mains exam. The preliminary is conducted only to shortlist candidates for the mains exam. The marks obtained in the preliminary examination is not considered for the final merit list. Candidates 11 to 12 times the number of vacancies are selected for the mains examination.

APSC CCE Main Exam Result

The result of APSC mains written examination is released in online mode. Based on the results of the mains examination, candidates are called for interview. Candidates twice the number of vacancies are called for interview. There are no qualifying marks for interview. The marks obtained by candidates in the interview is considered for the prepartion of final merit list. The final merit list is prepared based on the candidate’s performance in interview and mains written exam. Allotment of services is done as per the candidate’s rank in the merit list and preferences of posts.

APSC CCE 2019 Counselling Centers

APSC CCE Preliminary Exam Counselling Centers

State City
Assam Barpeta
Bongaigaon
Baksa
Biswanath Charali
Chirang
Charaideo
Dhemaji
Dhubri
Dibrugarh
Diphu
Goalpara
Golaghat
Guwahati
Haflong
Hojai
Jorhat
Karimganj
Kokrajhar
Majuli
Mangaldoi
Morigaon
Nagaon
Nalbari
North Lakhimpur
Silchar
Sivasagar
South Salmara-Mankachar
Tezpur
Tinsukia
Udalguri
West Karbi Anglong

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