About MPPSC State Services 2019

Madhya Pradesh Public Service Commission, has released the notification of Madhya Pradesh State services 2019 on November 14, 2019 in online mode on mppsc.nic.in. As per MPPSC notification there are 330 vacancies for which exam will be conducted across states. Candidates can fill the application form of MPPSC 2019 November 20 to December 9, 2019. Candidates can do online correction in MPPSC 2019 application form from November 23 to December 13, 2019. Aspirants who fill the application form of MPPSC 2019 successfully will only be issued admit card. It is to be noted that MPPSC admit card 2019 can be downloaded from January 4 to 11, 2020 in online mode only. Preliminary exam for both paper 1 and 2 of MPPSC 2019 is slated to be held on January 12,2020 in offline mode. Only those candidates will be allowed to appear for mains exam who qualify MPPSC prelims exam flying colors. The number of candidates who appear for the main exam will be fifteen times more than the number of available vacancies. successful candidates in mains exam will be invited to appear for last stage of selection process that is interview.

MPPSC State Services 2019 Highlights

Full Exam Name Madhya Pradesh PSC State Service Exam
Short Exam Name MPPSC State Services
Conducting Body Madhya Pradesh Public Service Commission
Frequency of Conduct Once a year
Languages English, Hindi
Mode of Exam Offline
Mode of Counselling Offline
MPPSC State Services Prelims - Duration 4 Hours

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MPPSC State Services 2019 Important Dates

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MPPSC State Services (Session 2019)

Past Dates and Events

06 Feb, 2020

Answer Key - Final Answer Key | Mode: Online

23 Nov, 2019 - 13 Dec, 2019

Application Correction | Mode: Online

10 Dec, 2019 - 12 Dec, 2019

Application Extended | Mode: Online

20 Nov, 2019 - 09 Dec, 2019

Application | Mode: Online

14 Nov, 2019

Advertisement | Mode: Online

MPPSC State Services MPPSC Prelims (Session 2019)

Past Dates and Events

17 Jan, 2020 - 23 Jan, 2020

Answer Key - Objection date | Mode: Online

15 Jan, 2020

Answer Key - Provisional | Mode: Online

12 Jan, 2020

Exam | Mode: Offline

04 Jan, 2020 - 11 Jan, 2020

Admit Card | Mode: Online

MPPSC State Services 2019 Eligibility Criteria

Madhya Pradesh Public Service Commision prescribes the eligibility criteria of MPPSC State Service examination. All aspirants need to fulfil the eligibility parameters prior to filling the form of MPPSC exam.

Eligibility Criteria of MPPSC State Service Exam -

  • A candidate must be an Indian citizen.
  • Candidates obtain a degree from any of the universities incorporated by an Act of the Central or State Legislature in India or other recognised educational institutions.
  • Candidates who have appeared in their final degree examination, awaiting results will also be eligible to appear in the preliminary examination. However, candidates who will qualify and get shortlisted by the Commission for taking the State Services (main) examination, will be required to produce compulsorily mark sheet/proof of passing the requisite examination along with their application form for the main examination. 
  • Aspirants with professional and technical qualifications, which are recognised by the State Government as equivalent to a professional or technical degree, would be eligible to take the examination as well.
  • Age Limit - A candidate must be at least 21 years to appear in the preliminary test but must not have attained the age of 40 years on the first of January, following the date of publication of the advertisement. However, the upper age limit for the permanent residents of Madhya Pradesh has been fixed at 45 years, formulated under certain conditions.
  • Candidates must be in good mental and physical health and free from any serious physical defects.

Madhya Pradesh Public Service Commission will release the application form of MPPSC State Service examination on November 20. The application form will be available on the official website of MPPSC. All aspirants need to fill the MPPSC State Service exam via online mode.

How to fill the MPPSC application form through MP Online?

  • Visit the official website
  • Click on the tab 'Citizen Services'.
  • Click on MPPSC under the Application tab
  • After reading the instructions, click on Apply Online.
  • It is a must to read the agreement, select the check-box of 'I Agree' and click on Accept.
  • Duly fill the form, attach the photograph, as mentioned.
  • Click on submit.
  • The application number gets displayed; note the number and click on tab 'Payment', if any modification/correction needs to be made click on 'back'.
  • Select payment mode and click on 'Go.'
  • Payment can be made either by Credit Card (Master or Visa of any Bank) or Online Debit Facility i.e. Net banking or Debit Card (Only of SBI).
  • In case of a credit card, check the details and click on the tab 'Confirm Payment.'
  • Fill the required details and click on 'Pay.'
  • The reference number will be displayed, please note it down for future correspondence.

Application fee - Applicants belonging to the general/open categories need to pay Rs. 500/- and candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC categories will need to pay Rs. 250/- as MPPSC exam via online mode. Candidates can also choose to visit any designated online kiosk centres which will help in payment of the application fee. 

MPPSC State Services Prelims Application Details

Mode of Application : Online and Offline

Mode of Payment : Net Banking | Credit Card | Debit Card | Other

Application Fees

Category Quota Mode Gender Amount
General Online, Offline Female, Transgender, Male ₹ 500
ST, OBC, SC Online, Offline Female, Transgender, Male ₹ 250

MPPSC State Services Mains Application Details

Mode of Application : Online and Offline

Mode of Payment : Net Banking | Credit Card | Debit Card | Bank Challan | Other

Application Fees

Category Quota Mode Gender Amount
General Online, Offline Female, Transgender, Male ₹ 800
ST, OBC, SC Online, Offline Female, Transgender, Male ₹ 400

MPPSC State Services 2019 Syllabus

General studies-

General studies: Unit 01
General science and environment
General studies: Unit 02
Current events of national and international importance
General studies: Unit 03
History of India and independent India
General studies: Unit 04
Indian polity and economy
General studies: Unit 05
General studies: Unit 06
Geography, history and culture of M.P.
General studies: Unit 07
Polity and economy of M.P.
General studies: Unit 08
Informational and communication technology
General studies: Unit 09
Scheduled caste and scheduled tribe, 1989 and the protection of civil rights act, 1955
General studies: Unit 10
The protection of human right act, 1993
General studies: Unit 11
History and culture
General studies: Unit 12
General studies: Unit 13
Water management
General studies: Unit 14
Disaster and its management
General studies: Unit 15
The constitution, the political and administrative structure of governance
General studies: Unit 16
Security issues : external and internal
General studies: Unit 17
Social and some important legislation
General studies: Unit 18
Social sector – health, education and empowerment
General studies: Unit 19
Education systems
General studies: Unit 20
Human resource development
General studies: Unit 21
Welfare programmes
General studies: Unit 22
Public services
General studies: Unit 23
Public expenditure and accounts
General studies: Unit 24
International organizations
General studies: Unit 25
Science and technology
General studies: Unit 26
Reasoning and data interpretation
General studies: Unit 27
General studies: Unit 28
Emerging technologies
General studies: Unit 29
General studies: Unit 30
Environment and sustainable development
General studies: Unit 31
Indian economy
General studies: Unit 32
Human need and motivation
General studies: Unit 33
Philosophers/ thinkers , social workers/ reformers
General studies: Unit 34
General studies: Unit 35
General studies: Unit 36
General studies: Unit 37
Case studies based on the contents on the syllabus

General aptitude+

General aptitude: Unit 01
General aptitude: Unit 02
Interpersonal skill including communication ability
General aptitude: Unit 03
Logical reasoning and analytical ability
General aptitude: Unit 04
Decision making and problem solving
General aptitude: Unit 05
General mental ability
General aptitude: Unit 06
Basic numeracy, data interpretation
General aptitude: Unit 07
Hindi language comprehension skill (class X level)

MPPSC State Services 2019 Exam Pattern

MPPSC State Services Prelims Exam Pattern

The preliminary examination will comprise two papers of objective type (multiple choice questions) and carry a maximum of 450 marks. The detailed exam pattern of MPPSC exam is shown below-                                                                                              

Paper I (Compulsory)

 General Studies2 hrs

150 Marks

Paper II

One subject to be selected from the optional             papers (listed below)

2 hrs

300 Marks

The Paper-II optional Papers are:

  • Agriculture         
  • Economics
  • Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Science         
  • Indian History
  • Zoology         
  • Geography
  • Botany   
  • Geology
  • Chemistry     
  • Political Science
  • Physics         
  • Public Administration
  • Mathematics
  • Sociology
  • Statistics
  • Criminology and Forensic Science
  • Civil Engineering
  • Psychology
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Philosophy
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Law
  • Commerce

The question papers will be of objective type (multiple choice question) and each question will have four probable answer choices grouped under A, B, C and D of which only one will be the correct answer. The candidate is required to mark in the answer book, only A, B, C or D as selected by test takers to be the correct answer.

All question papers except that of Engineering subjects will be in Hindi and English. Question paper in Engineering subjects will be composed in English language only.

MPPSC State Services Mains Exam Pattern

Only the MPPSC prelims qualified candidates will be permitted to appear in the main examination of MPPSC State Service examination. Unlike the preliminary exam, the main examination is composed of subjective questions. The mode of the MPPSC main exam is offline. Post examination, candidates will need to appear in the interview round which will carry 250 marks. This written examination is divided into two sections (compulsory & optional) and will consist of seven papers of essay type questions as stated below -

Compulsory Papers                                                                                                                                       


Paper- I


General Studies


Three hours


300 marks


Paper- II


General Studies


Three hours


300 marks


Paper III


General Hindi


Three hours


300 marks


Optional Papers                                                                                                                  


Paper IV


Any two subjects are to be selected (from the list of optional subjects given below). Each subject will have two papers.




Paper V




Paper VI




Paper VII




  • Agriculture 
  • Geology
  • Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Science
  • Political Science and International  Relations
  • Zoology        
  • Public Administration
  • Botany
  • Sociology
  • Chemistry
  • Criminology and Forensic Science
  • Physics
  • Psychology
  • Mathematics
  •  Philosophy
  • Statistics 
  •  Law
  • Civil Engineering      
  • Hindi literature
  • Electrical Engineering
  • English literature
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Sanskrit literature
  • Commerce & Accountancy
  • Urdu literature
  • Economics   
  • Anthropology
  • History         
  • Military Science
  • Geography               

MPPSC State Services 2019 Admit Card

MPPSC State Services Prelims Admit Card

Madhya Pradesh Public Service Commission MPPSC State Service exam admit card will be issued by Madhya Pradesh Public Service Commission (MPPSC). It will be issued to the candidates who will successfully register for the examination. The MPPSC state service exam admit card will be released in online mode and candidates need to login to the web account by entering the following information-

  • Application Number
  • Gender
  • Date of Birth (DoB)
  • Captcha (displayed on screen)

The admit card is also known as the State Service prelims exam call letter. All test takers have to carry the MPPSC call letter for appearing in the preliminary examination on the day of the test.

MPPSC State Services Mains Admit Card

MPPSC will issue the admit card of MPPSC State Service exam to candidates who will successfully submit the main exam application form released by Madhya Pradesh Public Service Commission for the main examination. MPPSC State Service exam admit card is also known as MPPSC State Service exam call letter. The MPPSC SSE admit card is a mandatory document to be produced on the day of exam; failing to do the same might lead to cancellation of candidature as the candidate will not be allowed to write the test.

MPPSC State Services 2019 Exam Centers

State City
Madhya Pradesh Indore

Documents Required at Exam

  • Admit card
  • Photo ID proof

MPPSC State Services 2019 Answer Key

MPPSC State Services Prelims Answer Key

Typically, MPPSC releases the answer key of MPPSC State Service Preliminary exam after the exam is conducted. MPPSC answer key is published for the test takers as they get an opportunity to check their answers from the official website of MPPSC. Additionally, they would also be able to calculate their estimated scores.

MPPSC State Services Mains Answer Key

MPPSC will release the answer key of MPPSC State Service main exam after the exam is conducted. The MPPSC answer key is published for the test takers as they get a chance to verify their given responses from the official website of MPPSC. Additionally, they would also be able to calculate their estimated scores thus understanding their standing to bag a seat as an employee.

MPPSC State Services 2019 Result

MPPSC State Services Prelims Result

The preliminary examination serves as a screening test and the marks obtained in the Preliminary examination by the test takers, who are shortlisted for appearing in the main examination, will not be included for determining their final order of merit. The result of the preliminary exam grants permission to the qualified candidates to take the main examination.

MPPSC State Services Mains Result

The MPPSC main examination will evaluate candidates' thorough knowledge over subjects as the question papers are subjective in nature. Post main exam, candidates are asked to take the interview session which comprises 250 marks. The cumulative score of main exam and Interview is considered for selection.

MPPSC State Services 2019 Selection Process

MPPSC State Services Mains Selection Process

MPPSC will administer the MPPSC State Service exam selection procedure of candidates. The final selection will be executed on the basis of marks obtained in the written examinations; both prelims and main and performance in the personal interview session conducted by MPPSC.

Documents Required at Counselling

  • Academic certificates (class 10th and 12th)
  • Score card
  • Admit card

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Questions related to MPPSC State Services

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anyone plz explain full exam pattern of mppsc state services examination

Alok Dixit 8th Jan, 2020

Hello Aspirant, It is not possible to tell you full exam pattern but I can tell exam and their marks.

There are 4 paper for General Studies for 3 hours and 300 marks.

Fourth and Fifth paper is of General hindi and Hindi essay of 2 hours and 200 Marks.

I am providing you a link by which you can download the paper.


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