Latest 38th BCS Preliminary MCQ Syllabus

There are 4 step BCS selection process here:
1.Preliminary Exam,
2.Written Exam and,
3.Viva Voice and
4. Medical Examination & Police Report.

Preliminary test (MCQ) of 200 (two hundred) marks is held on different branches of knowledge for evaluating the competency of the candidates.

Provision for deduction of 50% marks is kept for each wrong answer given in the preliminary MCQ test so that no candidates can get under advantage by making answers on guess.

Full Syllabus Here:

The syllabus of preliminary Multiple Choice (MCQ) examination has been introduced covering ten areas as-

Sl. No. Name of the subjects: Marks distribution
1. Bengali Language and Literature- 35
2. English Language and Literature-35
3. Bangladesh Affairs-30
4. International Affairs-20
5. Geography, Environment and Disaster Management-10
6. General Science-15
7. Computer and Information Technology-15
8. Mathematical Reasoning-15
9. Mental Ability-15
10. Ethics, Values and Good governance-10
Total = 200 Marks

Syllabus in Details:
Candidates make their answer in OMR (Optical Mark Reader) answer sheets for marking by OMR Machine. Qualifying  number in the Preliminary Test is decided by the Commission  prior to publishing the result.

Those candidates who pass the Preliminary Test are considered qualified for written examination. According to the BCS Examination Rules-2014, subjects and mark distribution for General and Technical/Professional cadres are as follows:

Sl. No. Name of the subjects:  Marks distribution:
1. Bangla-200
2. English-200
3. Bangladesh Affairs-200
4. International Affairs-100
5. Mathematical Reasoning & Mental ability-100
6. General Science and Technology-100
7. Viva voce-200
Total =  1,100 Marks

Sl. No. Name of the subjects: Marks distribution:
1. Bangla-100
2. English-200
3. General Knowledge  Bangladesh Affairs-200
4. General Knowledge International Affairs-100
5. Mathematical Reasoning & Mental ability-100
6. Job related Subject-200
7. Viva voce-200
Total = 1,100 Marks

Syllabus in Details:
Time allotted for each subject consisting 200 marks is 4 hours. In case of subject consisting 100 marks, the allotted time is 3 hours.

A Candidate securing less then 30% marks in any subject deemed to have secured no marks in that subject.

Candidates must obtain 50% marks in the written examination as qualifying marks.

Candidates who obtain 50% marks in aggregate in written examination are declared qualified for the viva voce. Candidates qualified in the written examination are interviewed by a Board Constituted by the Commission. The viva Board is made by the direction of BPSC Chairman consisting of a Member as Board Chairman, a Departmental representative holding minimum Joint Secretary status of the government and an expert selected by the BPSC from any academic institution or eminent personalities of the country. In selecting the suitable candidates the viva Board attaches particular importance to the intelligence of mind, vigour and strength of Character of the candidates. The Board also takes into consideration Candidate’s extra curricular activities such as sports, debates, hobbies etc. The total marks of viva voce and intelligence test is 200. The minimum qualifying marks in viva voce is 50%.


Candidates who are selected by BPSC are required to appear at a medical Board for Physical examination. At the same time they are required to have a police report in order to know whether there is any criminal report against them and whether the candidates are engaged in any activity subversive of the state.

Getting Medical Report from the Ministry of Health BPSC then send the final recommendation list to the Ministry of Public Administration.

Getting satisfactory medical report and police report of the selected candidates Ministry of Public Administration sends the list to the Hon’ble President for approval. After getting approval from the Hon’ble President appointment letters are issued to the selected candidates by the Ministry of Public Administration directing them to join their respective Ministry.

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