Indian Police Service


Indian Police Service or IPS is considered as one of the toughest exam to qualify. This is regulated under UPSC (Union Public Service Commission). The exam pattern and examination syllabus of IPS (Indian Police Service) and IAS (Indian Administrative Service) are almost same. This is authentically proved that these two fields (IPS and IAS) are completely reserved for the cream merits of India. Guys this is very clear note to all of you that if you want to crack the IPS (Indian Police Service) examination, you have to work very hard and you have to get yourself prepare most efficiently. In every year Central Government of India recruits multiple top class efficient talents to fill up the vacant positions in various department and ministries under IPS (Indian Police Service).

The posts offer through IPS are with full of honor, prestige and gratitude, so most of us have the precious dream to occupy a seat among it. But this is also true that you have to have the skill and ability to take, face and control every challenge which will come into the path of your professional career because you will be responsible to take care the laws, orders and administrations of our nation and countrymen.

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UPSC IPS (Indian Police Service) Examination Pattern 2016:

 

In every year thousands of thousands candidates apply for the IPS (Indian Police Service) examination. The same must repeat in 2016 IPS exam also. So the aspirants should know few important things about the examination pattern.

Age is a vital part to apply for a post. For IPS minimum age limit of any candidate should be within 21 years to 32 years. This is according to the IPS exam pattern of 2016.

IPS (Indian Police Service) follows a distinguished pattern of examination. The candidates have to appear in 2 exams. The 1st examination is called as IPS Preliminary Examination and the 2nd one is IPS Main Examination. This is obvious that the candidates who can able to qualify the IPS Preliminary Examination, they only can appear in the IPS Main Examination.

 

The Total Marks and the Examination duration of IPS (Indian Police Service) Preliminary Examination 2016 are as follows:

 

Prelims Paper

Duration

Marks

Paper I

2 Hours

200

Paper II

2 Hours

200

Total

 

400

 

The Subjects and the Chapters of IPS (Indian Police Service) Preliminary Examination 2016 are as follows:

PAPER 1: IPS (Indian Police Service) Preliminary Examination 2016):

Subjects

Topics


Current Affairs

Events of national and international importance

History

India and Indian National Movement

Indian and World Geography

Physical, Social, Economic geography of India and the World.

Economic and Social Development

Sustainable Development, Poverty, Inclusion, Demographics, Social Sector Initiatives, etc.

General Issues

Environmental Ecology, Bio-diversity and Climate Change

General Science

Physics, Chemistry, Biology

Indian Polity and Governance

Constitution, Political System, Panchayati Raj, Public Policy, Rights Issues, etc.

PAPER 2: IPS (Indian Police Service) Preliminary Examination 2016:

• Comprehension
• Interpersonal skills including communication skills;
• Logical reasoning and analytical ability
• Decision making and problem solving
• General mental ability
• Basic numeracy (numbers and their relations, orders of magnitude, etc.) (Class X level), Data interpretation (charts, graphs, tables, data sufficiency etc. — Class X level)
• English Language Comprehension skills (Class X level).

The Total Marks and the Examination duration of IPS (Indian Police Service) Main Examination or Part B 2016 are as follows:

#

Paper

Subject

Marks

1

Paper A

Indian Language (Qualifying)

300

2

Paper B

English (Qualifying)

300

3

Paper I

Essay

250

4

Paper II

General Studies - I

250

5

Paper III

General Studies - II

250

6

Paper IV

General Studies - III

250

7

Paper V

General Studies - IV

250

8

Paper VI

Optional Subject Paper 1

250

9

Paper VII

Optional Subject Paper 2

250

 

Total

 

1750

 

 

Interview (Personality Test)

275

 

Grand Total

 

2025


Examination syllabus of IPS (Indian Police Service) Main Examination or Part B 2016 is as follows:

 

The questions in the Main Examination will be descriptive type and the candidates can answer those questions into English or Hindi.

Subjects

Topics


English

(i) Comprehension of given passages
(ii) Précis Writing
(iii) Usage and Vocabulary
(iv) Paragraphs writing

Essay

Topics on Indian Society

Politics

Economy

Development

Growth and related aspects

Security and related matters

General Studies

socio-economy




List of optional subjects for Main Examination:

(i) Agriculture
(ii) Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Science
(iii) Anthropology
(iv) Botany
(v) Chemistry
(vi) Civil Engineering
(vii) Commerce and Accountancy
(viii) Economics
(ix) Electrical Engineering
(x) Geography
(xi) Geology
(xii) History
(xiii) Law
(xiv) Management
(xv) Mathematics
(xvi) Mechanical Engineering
(xvii) Medical Science
(xviii) Philosophy
(xix) Physics
(xx) Political Science and International Relations
(xxi) Psychology
(xxii) Public Administration
(xxiii) Sociology
(xxiv) Statistics
(xxv) Zoology
(xxv) Literature




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