MPSC Syllabus

MPSC Exam is one of the leading and tough civil services exams in India. The government of Maharashtra every year performs the MPSC exam to select the capable applicants for jobs under its different divisions like Administration, Police, Forest and Engineering. Applicants may start their preparations with the help of MPSC Exam Syllabus 2017 and score good marks.

For MPSC Exam Syllabus, one needs to know about the new MPSC Exam Pattern. To get recruited through Maharashtra Public Service Commission, candidates need to clear the three most essential sections which are as follows:

  • MPSC Preliminary Exam
  • MPSC Main Exam
  • Interview

MPSC Exam Syllabus, therefore, can be broadly divided into two parts; MPSC Prelims Syllabus for MPSC Prelims Exam and MPSC Mains Syllabus for MPSC Mains Exam.


Phase I: MPSC Syllabus for Preliminary Exam
Paper Topics
Paper I (General Studies) General Science & Environment
Current Events of National and International Importance
History of India and Independent India
Geography of India
Indian Polity and Economy
Geography, History and Culture of Madhya Pradesh
Polity and Economy of Madhya Pradesh
Information and Communication Technology
Paper II (General Aptitude Test Paper) Comprehension
Interpersonal Skill including Communication Skill
Logical Reasoning and Analytical Ability
Decision Making and Problem Solving
General Mental Ability
Basic Numeracy, Data Interpretation
Hindi Language Comprehension Skill

Phase II: MPSC Syllabus for Mains Exam

Paper Topics
Paper I (General Studies) History of Modern India and Indian culture
Geography of India
Indian Polity
Current National issues
International Affairs & Institutions
Indian Economy
Developments in the field of Science & Technology, Communication & Space
India and the World
Games & Sports
Indian Agriculture
Part-I (General Introduction of Madhya Pradesh) Geography
Natural Resources of Madhya Pradesh
Human Resources
Energy Resources
Planning and Evaluation
Administrative Structure of Madhya Pradesh
Rural and Urban Administrative Structure
Games and Sports
Part-II (Culture, Literature, Music, Dance, Arts and History of Madhya Pradesh ) Culture
Music & Dance Tradition
Major Scheduled Tribes
Programmes of State Government in the
field of Culture
Archaeological Heritag
Historical perspective of Madhya Pradesh