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HPSSSB /HPSSC Standard Exam Pattern

1. Screening Test / Written Exam Pattern

The objective type screening test pattern is the same for all posts that are released by Hamirpur Selection board. The exam pattern follows as the total of 170 questions.

HPSSSB Written Test/Exam Pattern

About Info
Examination All Exam Under HPSSSB
Total Questions 170
Total Marks 85
Each Question Carries 0.5 Mark
Total Time 2 Hours
Negative Marking No

Each question carries 0.5 marks so total marks will become 85. A good news for all HPSSSB aspirants there is no negative marking in this exam.

2. HPSSSB Question Paper Pattern

The distribution of questions of the written exam according to subjects followed as:

HPSSSB Question Paper Pattern

Subjects Questions Marks
Concern Field 100-120 Questions 50-60
Gk 10-15 5-8
HP GK 10-15 5-8
English 10-15 5-8
Hindi 10-15 5-8
Current Affair 10-15 5-8
Total 170 85

Note: Total number of questions from the given subjects may increase/decrease depends upon the nature of the post.

HPSSSB Syllabus

Objective type screening test consisting of Multiple Choice Questions from the subject:

  • Field concerned depend upon the nature of the post
  • General Knowledge
  • General Knowledge of Himachal Pradesh
  • Current Affairs
  • Everyday Science
  • Logic
  • Social Science
  • General English
  • General Hindi

Evaluation of 15 Marks for Class III and IV

Marks Type Class III Class IV
Written Test 85 Marks 85 Marks
i) Weightage for Minimum Qualification 2.5
ii) Backward Area or Panchayat 1 1
iii) Landless family/ Family having landless than 1 Hectare 1 2
iv) Non-employment Certificate (None of the family members are in Government/Semi Government. 1 2.5
v) Differently abled persons with more than 40% impairment/disability/ infirmity 1 1
vi) NSS (at least one year) / NCC/ The Bharat Scout and Guide. Medal winner in national level sports competitions. 1 1
vii) BPL family having family annual income (from all sources) below Rs. 40,000/- or as prescribed by the Govt. time to time. 2 2.5
viii) Widow/ Divorced/Destitute/ Single Woman 1 1.5
ix) Single daughter/Orphan 1 1
x) Training of at least 6 months duration related to the post applied for from a recognized university/Institution. 1
xi) Experience up to a maximum of 5 years in Govt. semi-Govt. organisation relating to the post applied for (0.5 marks only for each completed year). 2.5 2.5

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