The paper on General studies will include questions covering the following
fields of knowledge:-

  • General Science: Questions on General Science will cover general appreciation and understanding of science including matters of everyday observation and experience, as may be expected of a well educated person who has not made a special study of any scientific discipline.
  • Current events of national and international importance.
  • History of India and salient features of the history of Bihar: In History, emphasis will be on broad general understanding of the subject in its social, economic and political aspects. The candidates are expected to be familiar with the broad aspects of the history of Bihar.
  • General Geography and geographical divison of Bihar and its major river systems: In Geography, emphasisw will be on geography of India and Bihar.
    Questions on the Geography of India and Bihar will relate to physical, social and
    economic Geography of the country including the main features of Indian
    agricultural and natural resources.
  • Indian polity and Economy and major changes in the economy of Bihar in
    the post independence period:
     Questions on Indian Polity and Economy will
    test the knowledge on the country’s political system, panchayati raj, community
    development and planning in India and Bihar.
  • Indian National Movement and the part played by Bihar in it: Question on the
    Indian National Movement will relate to the nature and character of the
    nineteenth century resurgence, growth of Nationalism and attainment of
    independence and candidates will be expected to answer questions on the role of
    Bihar in the freedom movement of India
  • Questions on General Mental Ability.

Total questions- 150

Total marks- 150

No Negative Marking

Marks of Prelims will not be added in Final Marks.

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