SYLLABUS FOR PRELIMINARY EXAMINATION
Paper of three hours’ duration consisting of 200 marks (General Knowledge) (Objective type).
NOTE: There will be negative marking for incorrect answers (1/4th)
1. History, Geography and socio economic development of Himachal Pradesh. – 60 marks
2. Knowledge of current events of national and international importance and such matters of every day observation and experience in their scientific aspects as may be expected of an educated person who has not made a special study of any scientific subject. – 60 marks
3. Modern History (From 1857 onwards) of India, Indian culture, Indian Polity, Indian Economy, Geography of India, and Disaster Management. Environment and Gender issues and teaching of Mahatma Gandhi. – 80 marks
SYLLABUS FOR MAIN EXAMINATION