State Service Main Examination

State Service Main Examination Syllabus [In Marathi]

State Service Main Examination Syllabus [In Marathi]

Mode of ExamOffline
Level of ExamState Level

MPSC Exam Application Fees

All the aspirants should pay the application fees as per their category. Go through the following table to know more about the category wise application fees:

Category Application Fees
General INR 524
SC INR 324

Admit Card

MPSC 2021 Admit Card

After the process of application form is over, MPSC releases the admit card for the State Service exam. MPSC State Service admit card releases through the online process at To download the MPSC State Service admit card, candidates require a username and password. Candidates can also download their State service admit card without login credentials. To avail of this facility, applicants need their application ID. MPSC releases separate admit cards for the preliminary exam and main examination.

MPSC Vacancy

MPSC 2022 Vacancy

During the time of the MPSC 2022-23 advertisement, the exam conducting authority announced the number of vacancies, which was 342. After that, the number of vacancies had been revised to 339.

Class I Posts Class II Posts
Deputy Collector Mantralaya Section Officer
Deputy Superintendent of Police (DySP) Deputy superintendent State Excise Dept
Tehsildar Nayab Tehsildar
Assistant Commissioner of Sales Tax Assistant Regional Transport Officer
Deputy Registrar Co-operative Society Taluka Inspector of Land Records (TILR)
Deputy Chief Executive Officer Chief Officer, Nagar Palika / Nagar Parishad - B
Block Development Officer (BDO)-B Block Development Officer (BDO) - B


MPSC Eligibility Criteria 2022-23

Based on the posts, the MPSC Eligibility criteria vary. In the following table, the basic eligibility criteria for appearing on the MPSC exam has been highlighted:

Nationality Indian
Age Limit
  • General: 19 to 38 years
  • OBC: Upper limit – 41 years
  • SC/ST: 45 years
Minimum Qualifications: Candidates with a graduation degree from a recognised university in India are eligible.
Number of Attempts No limit


MPSC 2022 Exam Pattern and Syllabus

The exam pattern and the syllabus of the MPSC exam are given in the sections below.

MPSC Preliminary Exam:

It consists of two papers i.e.

  1. General Studies (GS).
  2. Civil Services Aptitude Test (CSAT).
Subject Questions Marks Time
General Studies (GS) 100 200 2 hours
Civil Services Aptitude Test (CSAT) 80 200 2 hours

For further details: check the MPSC Exam Pattern 2020-21 & the Previous Year Question Papers.

MPSC Mains Exam Pattern:

Paper Name Subjects Maximum Marks Time Allotted Type of Test
Paper 1 Marathi/English 100 3 Hours Descriptive
Paper 2 English/Marathi 100 1 Hours Objective
Paper 3 GS Paper I – History, Geography, and Agriculture 150 2 Hours Objective
Paper 4 GS Paper II – Indian Polity and laws 150 2 Hours Objective
Paper 5 GS Paper III – Human Resource Development and Human Rights 150 2 Hours Objective
Paper 6 GS Paper IV – Science and Technology, Economy 150 2 Hours Objective

MPSC Exam Interview 2020-21:

The aspirants, who will be shortlisted for the mains exam, will be called for the MPSC Exam interview process. The interview round will be commenced based on the knowledge, presence of mind, and in-depth knowledge of the candidates. The MPSC interview round will be a 100 marks exam. The final selection process will be conducted after the interview round.

Go through the following quick links:

Preparation Tips Exam Centres MPSC Exam Syllabus for 2020-21

MPSC Selection

MPSC Exams Selection Process 2020-21

The selection process of the MPSC exam will be done through the following stages:

  • Prelims Exam
  • Mains Exam
  • Interview

Once the aspirants will clear the above mentioned stages, they will be called for the document verification round. After the document verification process, the shortlisted aspirants will get the posting to one of the branches/ offices of MPSC across Maharashtra.

Application Start Date :
Application End Date :
Exam Date :

21st March 2022

Result Date :
Conducted By :

Maharashtra Public Service Commission

Official Website :