Examination

Under Article 320 (1) of the Constitution of India, it is the duty of the State Public Service Commissions to conduct Examinations for appointments to the services of the State

 

Direct Recruitments are made by –
 

Both by Competitive Examinations and Personality Test.
   

Only by Competitive Examinations
   

Only by Interview.
   
Recruitment is made to the following services by both the Competitive Examinations and Personality Test.
 
Tripura Civil Service.
   
Tripura Police Service.
   
Tripura Forest Service.
   
Tripura Judicial Service.
   
Two years’ Ranger’s Course.
   
Sub-Inspector of Police.
   
Sub-Jailor
   
Recruitment by only Competitive Examination include the following services.
  Personal Assistant, Grade-II
   
Recruitment by Interview only
 

Recruitment by Interview only is made in case of other services/posts.
However, when the number of candidates exceeds a certain limit in
comparison to the number of posts, Screening Test is held for short-listing
the candidates. The subject of the test is “General Knowledge and Current
Affairs” bearing 100 marks.

   

Scheme of the Examinations :-

  i) Tripura Civil Service/Police Service Examination;
       
 
      Subject/Paper Full Marks Time allowed
  English Essay and Précis Writing 100 3 hours
      English Composition 100 3 hours
     

Bengali Composition and Translation or Alternative English

100 3 hours
      General Knowledge and Current Affairs 100 2 hours
      The Constitution of India and the Five Years Plan 100 3 hours
      Three optional papers carrying 100 marks for each paper 300 3 hours
      Personality Test 100  
    Total   900  
   
   
Candidates have to take up 3 (three) papers from the following optional papers : Paper I & II
     
  Bengali English
  Sanskrit Political Science
  Economics Philosophy
  History Education
  Commerce Mathematics
  Physics Chemistry
  Botany Zoology
  Physiology Psychology
  Statistics Geography
  Agriculture Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science
  Civil Engineering Mechanical Engineering
  Electrical Engineering Law
  Sociology  
     
Tripura Forest Service Grade - II
  Subject Full Marks Time Allowed
  General English 100 3 hours
  General Knowledge 100 3 hours
  Bengali or Alternative English 100 3 hours
  Two Optional Papers carrying
carrying 100 marks for each paper
400 3 hours
  Personality Test 100  

Total :

  800  
   

 

 
The candidates have to take up any two subjects, each having two papers of 100 marks each from the following : -
   
 
Agricultural Science   Botany
Zoology   Forestry
Physics   Chemistry
Mathematics   Statistics
Agricultural Engineering   Chemical Engineering
Civil Engineering   Electrical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering    
Tripura Judicial Service:
 
Subject Full Marks Time Allowed
English 100 3 hours
General Knowledge 100 3 hours
Law Paper - I 100 3 hours
Law Paper - II 100 3 hours
Viva - Voce 100  
  500  
Total:

 

 
   
Two Years Ranger Course in Forestry:
   
 
Subject Full Marks Time Allowed
English 100 3 hours
General Knowledge 100 3 hours
Two subjects having two papers each and each paper carrying 100 marks 400 3 hours
Interview 50  
Total: 650  

 

     
Candidates have to take up any two of the following subjects having two papers in each carrying 100 marks:
 
Subject Full Marks Time Allowed
Mathematics 200 3 hours
Agriculture 200 3 hours
Physics 200 3 hours
Botany 200 3 hours
Geology 200 3 hours
Mechanical Engineering 200 3 hours
Electrical Engineering 200 3 hours
Chemistry 200 3 hours
Forestry 200 3 hours
Zoology 200 3 hours
Civil Engineering 200 3 hours
Chemical Engineering 200 3 hours
Sub-Inspector of Police :
 
Subject Full Marks Time Allowed
English Essay and Report Writing 100 3 hours
General Knowledge and Current Affairs 100 3 hours
Personality Test 50  
Total: 250  

 

     
Sub-Jailor :
 
Subject Full Marks Time Allowed
English Essay , précis writing, English Grammar & Composition. (Part-I) 75 3 hours
General Knowledge and Current Affairs (Part-II) 25 3 hours
Personality Test 50  
Total : 150  
       
Personal  Assistant (Gr-II) :
 
Subject Full Marks Time Allowed
English 100 3 hours
Bengali 50 1.30 hours
General Knowledge & Current Affairs 100 3 hours
Type Writing 100  
Shorthand Writing & Transcription 200  
Total: 550  
   
   
Tripura Secretariat Service Grade VI
 
Subject Full Marks Time Allowed
English 100 2 hours
General Knowledge 100 2 hours
Type Writing 50 10 minutes
Total: 250  
       
   
Departmental/Pre-Promotional Examinations:
 
Name of Examination Due month on which examination is to be conducted Notification to be issued
Departmental Examination for IAS/TCS and IPS/TPS Gr.II Officers on probation February and August

One month before the Examination       begins January and July

Departmental examination for Engineering Officers (Executive, Assistant and Junior Engineers) May and November

Two months before the examination begins March and September

Pre-promotional examination for Sub-Inspector of Police (Armed/Un-armed/Women) January and July

One month before the Examination begins December and January

Departmental Competitive Examination for Junior Engineer Grade-I (Degree holder) for promotion to the post of Assistant Engineer June and December

Two months before the examination begins April and October

     
UNION PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION (UPSC) EXAMINATIONS :
   
The following UPSC Examinations are also conducted by the TPSC at Agartala Centre as per examination schedule framed by the UPSC :
 

Combined Medical Services Examination
Combined Defence Service Examination
National Defence Academy and Naval Academy Examination
Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination
Engineering Services Examination.
Indian Forest Service Examination
Special Class Railway Apprentices’ Examination
Central Police Forces (Assistant Commandants) Examination
Indian Economic/Indian Statistical Services Examination
Geologists’ Examination
   
   

                                                                                                                 

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