HPPSC Naib Tehsildar Eligibility Criteria

Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission’s (HPPSC) Naib Tehsildar exam eligibility details are as follows.

Eligibility Conditions:

Age Limit: A candidate age limit must be between  21 to 45 yrs.

Age Relaxation:
5 years relaxation is admissible only to the SC of H.P. / ST of H.P. / OBC of H.P. /WFF of H.P. / Persons with disabilities of Himachal Pradesh. For H.P. Govt. employees and Ex-servicemen of H.P.; age relaxation is as per Government’s instructions issued from time to time.

Educational Qualification: Graduate from a recognized University.

Desirable Qualification:

Knowledge of customs, manners and dialects of Himachal Pradesh & suitability for appointment in the peculiar conditions prevailing in the Pradesh.

Exam Pattern:

 Scheme of Examination:

Screening Test: Initially, an objective type Screening Test of two hours’ duration, will be conducted consisting of one paper of General Knowledge of 120 questions of multiple choice answers for short listing the candidates for the Main Examination. The marks obtained by the candidates in the screening test will not be counted for determining their final order of merit.

Main Examination: The number of candidates to be called for (Main) written examination will be 20 times of the total number of posts advertised. The candidates having been declared qualified in the Screening test will be entitled for admission to the (Main) written examination consisting of four papers. The candidate shall have to pass all the four subjects. The marks obtained by the candidates in the main examination (written part as well as interview) would determine their final ranking.

The candidates who are declared qualified in the Screening test shall be required to submit requisite documents in support of their eligibility for Main written examination separately on the prescribed application form, which will be uploaded on the official website of the Commission after the declaration of result of Screening Test for the post(s) of Naib Tehsildar (‘A’ Class).

4. There will be following subjects for the (Main) examination for the direct recruits i.e. Naib Tehsildar (‘A’ Class) candidates:-

Sr. 
No.
Subject  Max. Marks Minimum Pass marks
1 G.K. & Current Affairs 100 marks 33%
2 General English 50 marks 33%
3 English Essay 50 marks 33%
4 Hindi 50 marks 33%
5 Viva-Voce 40 marks 33%

The candidates shall have to pass all the four subjects. Any candidate, failing in any one of the above subjects shall be treated as not to have qualified the said examination. The candidates, who will qualify the above mentioned main written examination on the basis of merit; shall be called for Viva-Voce Test/personal interview.

Selection Process: Candidates would be selected based on their performance in Screening Test, Main Examination and Viva/voce test.

Screening Test: Screening test will be conducted in the duration of two hours, consisting of one paper of General Knowledge of 120 questions of multiple choice answers for short listing the candidates for the Main Examination. The marks obtained by the candidates in the screening test will not be counted for determining their final order of merit.

Main Examination: The candidates having been declared qualified in the Screening test will be entitled for admission to the (Main) written examination consisting of four papers. The candidate shall have to pass all the four subjects. The marks obtained by the candidates in the main examination (written part as well as interview) would determine their final ranking.

Viva -Voce Test:The candidates, who will qualify the main written examination on the basis of merit, shall be called for Viva-Voce Test/personal interview. The total number of candidates to be called for viva-voce on the basis of written examination shall be three times the total number of posts advertised. The marks obtained by the candidates in the main written examination as well as in the viva-voce would determine their final merit.

In the event of a tie, order of merit shall be determined in accordance with highest marks secured in the viva-voce and shall the marks in the viva-voce of the candidates who tie be equal, then the order of merit shall be decided in accordance with the highest marks obtained by such candidates in the aggregate of the written examination.

Syllabus for Preliminary Examination (Naib Tehsildar (‘A’ Class)):-

Paper of 2 hours’ duration consisting of 120 marks – General Knowledge  (Objective type).
a) History, Geography and Socio Economic development of Himachal Pradesh.
b) Knowledge of current events of national and international importance and such matters of every day observation and experience in their scientific aspects as may be expected of an educated person who has not made a special study of any scientific subject.
c) Paper will also include questions on Modern History (From 1857 onwards) of India, Indian culture, Indian Polity, Indian Economy, Geography of India and teachings of Mahatma Gandhi.

Syllabus for Main Examination:

Paper I – General Knowledge & Currant Affairs:

a) History, Geography and Socio Economic development of Himachal Pradesh.
b) Knowledge of current events of national and international importance and such matters of every day observation and experience in their scientific aspects as may be expected of an educated person who has not made a special study of any scientific subject.
c) Paper will also include questions on Modern History (From 1857 onwards) of India, Indian culture, Indian Polity, Indian Economy, Geography of India and teachings of Mahatma Gandhi.

Paper II- General English:

Candidates will be required to answer questions designed to test their understanding of English and workmen like use of words. Some of the questions will be devised to test their reasoning power, their capacity to perceive implications and their ability to distinguish between the important and the less important.

Paper III – English Essay & Paper IV-Hindi:

(i) Translation of an English passage into Hindi.
(ii) Explanation of Hindi passage in Prose and Poetry in the same language.
(iii) Composition (Idiom, correction etc.).

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