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CSS Competitive Examination 2005

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Notice for Competitive Examination (CSS) - 2005 The Federal Public Service Commission will hold the Competitive Examination (CSS), 2005 for recruitment to posts in BS-17 under the Federal Government in August 2005 simultaneously at the following centers: - Abbotabad - D I Khan - Faisalabad - Hyderabad - Islamabad - Karachi - Lahore - Larkana - Multan - Peshawar - Quetta - Sukkur The advanced notice is being published for information of the intending candidates. Detailed conditions relating to age limits and other qualifications etc. will be advertised in due course of time. Recruitment through CSS | Recruitment Groups CSS Competitive Examination is held by the FPSC every year in October/November for induction of officers in Basic Pay Scale 17 into the Civil services of the Federation, for the following 10 Groups/Services under the Federal Government. Accounts Group Commerce and Trade Group Customs and Excise Group District Management Group Foreign Service of Pakistan Information Group Income Tax Group Police Service of Pakistan

keeping in view their merit. Viva Voce The viva Voce tests consist of 300 marks and minimum qualification marks are 100. before the Viva Voce. domicile of the candidate. to access their aptitude and personality traits for different Groups/Services. in individual as well as in Groups. The relaxation is also available to candidates belonging to certain remote areas as defined by Government. suitability report for any Group/Service. have to appear for their medical Test before central Medical Board. according to the schedule prescribed by the Ministry of Health. The Competitive Examination 2005 is . who qualify the written examination as per criteria. The age limit for admission in CSS Examination is 21-28 years. which is relax able up to 2 years for those who are already in Government Service and have completed 2 years service. Eligibility Criteria To apply for CSS Examination. The examination is normally held during the month of October/November every year in 5 main cities of Pakistan. The Establishment Division refers the seats for each Group/Service to the Commission. subject to fulfillment of the above requirements. Qualification marks in written Examination The qualification marks in CSS written examination are as under: a) Compulsory Subjects – 40% in each subject b) Optional Subjects – 33% in each subject c) Aggregate Marks – 50% Medical and Psychological Test The Candidates. CSS – Information regarding Competitive Examination 2005 It is to inform that the FPSC hold the CSS Competitive Examination for recruitment to posts in BS-17 under the Federal Government on Annual basis. Then the medically qualified candidates are given psychological Tests. headed by the chairman at Islamabad and at all Provincial headquarters.Postal Group Railways (Commercial and Transportation) Group Allocation of Groups/services The qualified candidates are allocated Groups/services. No candidate is considered for appointment to any of the Group/Service for which the Viva Voce Board declares him “not suitable”. Written Examination The Written Examination for CSS consists of 1200 marks (600 marks for compulsory subjects and 600 marks for optional subjects). which vary in number from year to year. a candidate should be a citizen of Pakistan and must hold at least a Bachelors Degree with the second division in any Faculty/Discipline. A candidate can avail only three chances to appear in CSS Competitive Examination. availability of post in concerned Group/service for that domicile and the priority of the candidate given in his/her application. The viva voce is conducted by a larger board (mostly five members).

Employees of Nationalized Banks. WAPDA. A candidate who has obtained a third division or D Grade in Bachelors degree will be eligible for the examination in cases where he/she has obtained a higher Division in Masters Degree.G. State Bank of Pakistan. (b) Permanent residents of AJK and Northern Areas or belonging to the recognized tribes of Balochistan.I Khan and Peshawar division (Including former Frontier States of DIR. Rules age relaxation is not admissible in any case except above. = 1200 marks . the tribal areas of D. (c) In service government servants (Federal/Provincial/AJK) who have rendered not less than two years continuous government service on 1st July 2005. Compulsory subjects = 600 marks + Optional subjects = 600 Marks (The detail of subjects is given on other page) Viva Voce = 300 Marks The commission will interview each candidate who qualifies the written part of the exam. Swat. . Age Relaxation The upper age limit could be relax able by two years up to the age of 30 years (as provided in the rules) in respect of the following candidates (a) Belonging to the Scheduled Caste and the Buddhist Community. Autonomous bodies and other Semi Autonomous bodies are not entitled to the relaxation under this provision. Quetta and Islamabad in August 2005. Khan and Rajanpur districts. Lahore. Peshawar. Prior to the conduct of examination a public notice will be published in the Newspapers. Note: As per CSS Exam.expected to be held simultaneously at Karachi. However eligibility criteria is expected to be as under: Required Education Level A candidate must hold at least Second class or Grade C Bachelors Degree in any faculty on or before 1st July 2005. Syllabus and Application Form for the said examination are under preparation and will be available in due course of time/after announcement in the Newspapers. Age Limit 21-28 years A candidate must have attained the age of 21 and must not have attained the age of 28 on 1st July 2005 (Candidates born earlier than 02-07-1977 and later than 01-07-1984 will not be eligible). Number of Attempts No candidate will be permitted to attempt more than thrice at the examination. Rules/Syllabus The Rules. Written Exam. Chitral and Amb) former tribal areas of Mardan and Hazara division and Upper Tanawal Area of Hazara division and former excluded (Baloch) areas forming part of the D.

20-23) can be opted. . English (Phrases & Composition) 3. 2005 Compulsory Subjects (600 MARKS) 1. Subject(s) carrying not more than 200 marks (code No. Pakistan Affairs 6. Current Affairs 5. Islamiyat 100 Marks 100 Marks 100 Marks 100 Marks 100 Marks 100 Marks Note The Non-Muslim candidates have the option either to take Islamiyat as one of the compulsory subject or otherwise Pakistan Affairs will be treated of 200 marks in their case and half of the total marks obtained by them in the paper of Pakistan Affairs will be counted in as of Islamiyat. Business Administration cannot be opted in combination with Public Administration. 15-19) can be opted.Subjects for CSS Competitive Examination. Essay 2. 11-14) can be opted. Every Day Science 4. Political Science Agriculture Forestry Sociology Journalism Pure Mathematics Applied Mathematics Computer Science Statistics Physics Geology Geography Chemistry 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 200 100 100 100 100 200 200 100 100 200 200 200 200 Subject(s) carrying not more than 200 marks (code No. Optional Subjects (600 MARKS) The candidates must select optional subjects carrying a total of 600 marks from the list given below Subject Accountancy & Auditing Economics Business Administration Public Administration Code 11 12 13 14 Marks 200 200 100 100 Subject(s) carrying not more than 200 marks (code No.

Sindhi Pushto Punjabi Balochi English Literature Urdu Persian Arabic 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 100 100 100 100 200 200 200 200 41 200 200 Psychology including Experimental 42 Not more than one of the 04 subjects (Code No. 30-34) can be opted. 24-29) can be opted. Sindhi. All other papers must be answered in English unless otherwise directed in the question paper. Urdu cannot be combined With Regional Languages. Subject(s) carrying not more than 200 marks (code No. 35-40) can be opted. Persian and Arabic should be answered in the respective languages or in Urdu/English unless otherwise directed in the question paper. Not more than one of 04 subjects (Code No. The question paper in Islamiyat is to be answered in English or Urdu only. Pushto and Balochi).S. 43-46) can be opted.41-42) can be opted.A Law Constitutional Law Mercantile Law Muslim Law & Jurisprudence International Law International Relations 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 200 200 200 200 200 200 100 200 100 100 100 100 100 Subject(s) carrying not more than 200 marks (code No. Subject(s) carrying not more than 200 marks (code No. International Law cannot be opted in combination with International Relations.Botany Zoology Islamic History & Culture History of Pakistan & India British History European History History of the U. Philosophy Psychology Subject(s) carrying not more than 200 marks (Code No. Note The question papers in Urdu or other Pakistani regional languages (Punjabi. 47-50) can be opted. .