CSS 2017 New Revised Compulsory Optional Subjects Syllabus

 CSS 2016-2017 New Revised Compulsory Optional Subjects Syllabus
FEDERAL PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION
REVISED SCHEME OF CSS COMPETITIVE EXAMINATION WRITTEN EXAMINATION (1200 MARKS)

A: COMPULSORY SUBJECTS (600 MARKS)

Code No. Subjects Marks

1. English Essay 100

2. English (Precis and Composition) 100

3. General Science & Ability 100

4. Current Affairs 100

5. Pakistan Affairs 100

6. Islamic Studies OR Comparative Study of Major Religions (For Non Muslims) 100

Total 600


B: OPTIONAL SUBJECTS (600 MARKS)

Group-I: (To select one subject of (200 marks) only)
Code No. Subject Marks
11. Accountancy & Auditing 200
12. Economics 200
13. Computer Science 200
14. Political Science 200
15. International Relations 200

Group-II: (To select subject(s) of 200 marks only)
Code No. Subject Marks
16. Physics 200
17. Chemistry 200
18. Applied Mathematics 100
19. Pure Mathematics 100
20. Statistics 100
21. Geology 100

Group-III: (To select one subject of 100 marks only)
Code No. Subject Marks
22. Business Administration 100
23. Public Administration 100
24. Governance & Public Policies 100
25. Town Planning & Urban Management 100

Group-IV: (To select one subject of 100 marks only)
Code No. Subject Marks
26. History of Pakistan & India 100
27. Islamic History & Culture 100
28. British History 100
29. European History 100
30. History of USA 100

Group-V: (To select one subject of 100 marks only)
Code No. Subject Marks
31. Gender Studies 100
32. Environmental Sciences 100
33. Agriculture & Forestry 100
34. Botany 100
35. Zoology 100
36. English Literature 100
37. Urdu Literature 100

Group-VI: (To select one subject of 100 marks only)
Code No. Subject Marks
38. Law 100
39. Constitutional Law 100
40. International Law 100
41. Muslim Law & Jurisprudence 100
42. Mercantile Law 100
43. Criminology 100
44. Philosophy 100

Group-VII: (To select one subject of 100 marks only)
Code No. Subject Marks
45. Journalism & Mass Communication 100
46. Psychology 100
47. Geography 100
48. Sociology 100
49. Anthropology 100
50. Punjabi 100
51. Sindhi 100
52. Pashto 100
53. Balochi 100
54. Persian 100
55. Arabic 100

Note-1: Question papers in Urdu or other Pakistani regional languages (Punjabi, Sindhi, Pashto and
Balochi), Persian and Arabic should be answered in the respective languages unless otherwise directed in the
question paper.

Note-2: There will be two papers of 100 marks each of the subjects which carry 200 marks. In other subjects of 100 marks there will be one paper. Each paper will be of 3 hours duration.

Note-3: The candidates should expect some objective type question (MCQ’s) in compulsory and optional
papers. ( for Complete details of syllabus visit this page)

31 comments:

  1. Ans plz agr hum 200 marks wale 3 subjects le rahe h fir 600 marks to hogayee... kiya aisa hosakata h?

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    1. Aaisy ni ho sakta bcz humeen sirf 200 marks K group sy only 200 marks he choose karny 😂

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    2. plz mjy yeh btao k ab yehi grouping use hni h??pehly wali khatm hu gai??

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    3. 200 marks wale 3 subjects rakh saktay hain as long as they are not in the same group.

      Lakin acc to the grouping aap sirf 2 subjects rakh saktay hain 200 marks k. 2 subject aapko 100-100 walay rakhnay parain gae.

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  2. Why maths and physics both are in one group.??😣

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    1. r hr group men sy hm ny subject select krny haen to cover 600 marks??

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  3. kya botany,zoology nd chemistry 200 k 3no subjects nai ho skty? plz tell me

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    1. You can choose the combinations of Botany and Chemistry or Zoology and Chemistry.

      You can not select 2 subject from within the same group.

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  4. Hi exams english language main hon gay ya urdu language main.. :-/

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    1. Saima . Its totally in English, may be Islamiat is in only urdu.

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  5. How can we choose the subjects? I can't understand. Can we choose any subject from one group?

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    1. We can choose one subject for every group!

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    2. seven group hai har gruop se eik choose kary gai ya in mein se sirf 5 group se karny hai agar mein sb se karo gi to namber ziyada nahi ho jai gy plz mujy koi guide kar de

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  6. how can I check that my documents received by FPSC?

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  7. Can we choose more than one subject from one group

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  8. I guess, the subject like Public Administration which was having edge over other subject for many many years and the subject was preparing the nursery for public service is mostly suffering in this revised tabulation. That need to be reconsidered!

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  9. sir ya cours kon se class ka bad hota ha plz tell me

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  10. Is governance and public policies more scoring subject or public administration? Which one amongst these two is the most scoring?

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  11. minimum what score is required to qualifies css exam??

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  12. Sir CSS k ly BSC ma ketny marks lena lazmi ha....

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  13. plz guide that is it necessary to chose one subject from each group ?/?????????????

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  14. ye to bhot asan ha abhi ma 1st year uni ma hn .mere bat yad rakhna ma 4 year k bad css ma top karoga inshallah dua krna sub

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  15. Plz guide me some one in chosing optional subjects...knsy subjects select krna behtr hoga agr main criminology select krun to usky sath psycology behtr hoga ya sociology? I have slected business admini,criminology,sociology,environmenta science.....i am confused in selecting 2 more subjecteps ...plz guide me knsy 2 subject chose krna behtr hoga

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    1. Psycology k sth sociology acha hai....blky bht e bhtr hai

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  16. Kiya har group mai say subject choose krna must hai???

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  17. Can we choose 2 subjects of 100 marks from same group??

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