CSS 2022 Syllabus (Revised)

Federal Public Service Commission (FPSC), Islamabad

Revised Scheme of CSS Competitive Examination — 2022

 

COMPULSORY SUBJECTS (600 MARKS)

No.

Subjects

Marks

01

English Essay | Syllabus

100

02

English (Precis and Composition) | Syllabus

100

03

General Science and Ability | Syllabus

100

04

Current Affairs | Syllabus

100

05

Pakistan Affairs | Syllabus

100

06

Islamic Studies | Syllabus

Comparative Study of Major Religions (for non-Muslims)

100

OPTIONAL SUBJECTS (600 MARKS)

Group — I: To select one subject of (200 marks) only.

No.

Subjects

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.

No.

Subjects

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.

No.

Subjects

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.

No.

Subjects

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.

No.

Subjects

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.

No.

Subjects

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.

No.

Subjects

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

CSS 2022 — Important Instructions

  • The question papers in Urdu or other Pakistani regional languages (Punjabi, Sindhi, Pashto and Balochi), Persian and Arabic should be answered in the respective languages. However, question relating with translation from respective language into English or vice versa may be answered as directed in the question paper.

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

  • Ratio of MCQs in compulsory papers  will be 20 MCQs in each paper except in the paper of Essay. Similarly there will be 20 MCQs from each optional paper except Pure Mathematics and Applied Mathematics.

  • The question paper in Islamic Studies OR Comparative Study of Major Religions (for non-Muslims) is to be answered in English or Urdu only. Non- Muslim candidates may either opt Islamic Studies OR Comparative Study of Major Religions as may suit to them.

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