Punjab Revenue Department had recently issued Recruitment Notification for the various vacant posts of Patwari in Punjab Revenue department. Now Department is going to conduct its Exam in the Upcoming months. Check out here the latest Syllabus & Exam Pattern of Patwari Exam.
Punjab Revenue Dept. Patwari Syllabus 2015
Punjab Revenue had invited applications from the eligible candidates from all over the country for the various recruitment vacancies for the posts of Patwari. Candidates who had applied for this post & want to crack this exam MUST know the Latest Syllabus & Exam Pattern of Patwari. As these days competition is very high so candidates have to update regarding the syllabus & Exam pattern to crack the Exam. We here provide you Latest Exam Syllabus & Exam Pattern of Patwari.
- The Recruitment Test will be held in TWO stages. Candidates equal to 10 times the number of vacancies in each category will be shortlisted to take the Second Stage Test.
- Both First Stage & Second Stage Tests will be two (2) hours duration consisting of 100 questions.
- The written test will be multiple choice objective type.
- The medium of examination will be English (except questions of Punjabi Language subject).
- There will be negative marking. For every wrong answer, 1/4th mark would be deducted.
- Criteria for the written test will be as under:-
General Knowledge: Questions will be designed to test the ability of the candidate’s general awareness of the environment around him and its application to society. Questions will also be designed to test knowledge of current events and of such matters of everyday observation and experience in their scientific aspects as may be expected of an educated person. The test will also include questions relating to India and its neighboring countries especially pertaining to Sports, History, Culture, Geography, Economic scene, General Polity including Indian Constitution and Scientific Research etc. These questions will be such that they do not require a special study of any discipline. This is topic is huge so applicants are advised to go through Newspaper daily and read good GK books and other notes.
Mental Ability: Questions will be asked from analogies, similarities and differences, spatial visualization, spatial orientation, problem solving, analysis, judgment, decision making, visual memory, discrimination, observation, relationship concepts, arithmetic reasoning, verbal and figure classification, arithmetical number series, non-verbal series, coding and decoding, statement conclusion, syllogistic reasoning
Arithmetic Skills: The test of Arithmetical and Numerical abilities will cover Number Systems including questions on Simplification, Decimals, Fractions, L.C.M., H.C.F., Ratio & Proportion, Percentage, Average, Profit & Loss, Discount, Simple & Compound Interest, Mensuration, Time & Work, Time & Distance, Tables & Graphs, etc. A part of accounting will also be their i.e. questions related to debtors, creditors, assets and liabilities, capital, balance sheet, trail balance etc.
English/ Punjabi Language: Candidates’ ability to understand correct language, his basic comprehension and writing ability, etc. would be tested. Questions will be asked from error recognition, fill in the blanks (using verbs, preposition, articles etc), Vocabulary, Spellings, Grammar, Sentence Structure, Synonyms, Antonyms, Sentence Completion, Phrases and Idiomatic use of Words, etc.
Computer/IT: Computer Fundamentals, Windows (MS-Windows), MS-Office : Word Processing (MS-Word), Spread Sheet (MS-Excel), Presentation Knowledge (MS-Power Point), MS Access and Usage of Internet Services available on Internet, Communication Technology, Networking Concepts.
Agriculture: Questions will be asked from Basic things, Facts of Rural Areas. Candidates need to Prepare Topics like : Type of Lands, Type of Crops, Categories of land, Chain, Irrigation Methods, Areas of Land (Hectare, Acre, Beegha) etc.
Important Books To Prepare: Here are some most recommended books which are advised by most of the authors to prepare smartly with appropriate time table and step by step preparation for the written exam. These books not only helpful in preparing for the exam but also gives important tips and tricks to crack exam.
- Objective General Knowledge
- General Intelligence Test – Mental Ability Test
- Objective Computer Awareness
- Agriculture at a Glance: Enchanced Competition Explorer
Candidates are advised to stay in touch with the official website of Punjab Revenue at punjabrevenue.nic.in for more details or stay connected with us for latest updates regarding the recruitment.
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