RPSC Exam 2023: Latest News, Date, Eligibility, Salary & Vacancies

January 25, 2023

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RPSC Notification 2023

The Rajasthan Public Service Commission (RPSC) is an agency at the state level that is responsible for recruiting candidates for a variety of posts in the ministries of administration, finance, agriculture, energy, and statistics in the state. The RAS, which stands for the Rajasthan Administrative Services examination, is a yearly test that candidates must take in either Hindi or English. The fee for the application is INR 250 for applicants who are applying under the general category, INR 150 for candidates who are applying under the Other Backward Class, and INR 50 for candidates who are applying under the SC/ST/PWD categories.

The preliminary exam, the main exam, and the interview make up the three phases of the RAS. The preliminary stage of the selection process is currently being completed. Candidates are recruited and given positions according to how well they do in the several examinations and interviews that are required for the position. RPSC RAS Vacancy Notification, RAS Eligibility, Age Limit, Salary, Educational Qualification, Selection procedure, and Important Dates. [Indian Public Service Commission] The Rajasthan Public Service Commission is now accepting online applications for the Rajasthan Administrative Service (RPSC RAS Online Form).

Candidates who are interested in working for the state of Rajasthan’s government should not pass up this chance. Applicants who are interested in filling these positions should check out this page for further information. The RPSC RAS Recruitment 2022 is accepting applications only via the online format. According to the Notification issued by the RPSC, The RPSC RAS salary ranges from Rs.47,600 to Rs.1,51,100/- per month with a Grade Pay of 5400. The month of December 2022 will mark the beginning of the RPSC RAS online application form. January 2023 is the last month in which applicants may submit their RPSC RAS Vacancy Online Application Form.

On August 30, the RPSC RAS major result for 2022 was made available online. The State High Court is now hearing a number of applications when the Commission announced the outcome. The Commission approved the 2,174 candidates on the roster for the personality and viva voce tests. As a result of the ongoing writ petition before the Honorable Rajasthan High Court, the results for 259 candidates were kept under seal. 32 candidates’ results were not made public for administrative reasons. The RAS major test for the RPSC was held on March 21 and 22.

Highlights of the RPSC RAS Exam

Exam NameRajasthan Administrative Service (RAS) Exam 2022
Conducting BodyRajasthan Public Service Commission (RPSC)
LanguageHindi and English

Important Dates of RPSC RAS 2023 Exam

Have a look at the latest RPSC RAS 2023 dates: Candidates may organize their study by consulting the test schedule from the year before, while the official announcement for the RPSC Recruitment Exam has not yet been posted. The following table provides an overview of the possible test dates for the RPSC RAS 2023 certification.

EventsExam Date (Tentative)
Release of NotificationApril 2023
Application Start Date2nd week of April 2023
Application End Date4th week of May 2023
Correction in Application Start Date2nd week of June 2023
Correction in Application End Date4th week of June 2023
Release of Preliminary Exam Admit Card4th week of July 2023
Preliminary Exam Date1st week of August 2023
Release of AnswerTo be notified
Release of Preliminary Exam Result4th week of October 2023
Release of Main Exam Admit CardTo be notified
Main Exam Date4th week of December 2023

RPSC RAS Application Fee 2023

Candidates must know the application fee for the RPSC RAS exam as it is different for a different categories. Candidate can submit their fee through the online process only. The application fee is non-refundable in any case, and the candidate must keep the printout of the payment slip. Candidates should check out the following table to know more about the fee structure as per their category before applying to the RPSC RAS exam.

Sr. No.CategoryApplication Fee for RPSC RAS Exam
1.For general categoryINR 350
2.For Other Backward Class (OBC) categoryINR 250
3.For Scheduled Cast (SC) / Schedule Tribe (ST)INR 50
4.For PWD categoryINR 50

RPSC RAS 2023 Eligibility Criteria

To apply for RPSC RAS 2022 exam, candidates must pass the eligibility criteria set by official higher authorities. Eligibility criteria talk about age limit, nationality, academic qualification, and many more. If candidates failed to meet the given eligibility criteria, then-candidate could not appear for the exam. So before applying for RPSC RAS 2022 exam, the candidate should go through the eligibility criteria given below.

Here are some critical points for the candidate’s reference. The criteria are about Degree, Age limit, and nationality of an aspirant.

Sr. No.CriteriaCriteria Explained
1.DegreeCandidates must have a bachelor’s degree from a recognized university.
2.Age limitMinimum 21 years and maximum 40 years as of January 2022
3.For the non-GazetteFor the non-gazetted employees’ posts, the candidate should be 25 years to 45 years as of January 1, 2022.
4.NationalityThe candidate must be a citizen of India

RPSC RAS Vacancy 2022

The RPSC RAS Notification for State Service and Subordinate jobs will include the complete list of available openings, which will be made public. In the previous year, a total of 988 job openings were advertised, 363 of which were for different State Service Posts, while the remaining 625 openings were for Sub-ordinate Posts. The following table provides a breakdown of the vacant posts according to post.

State-level  ServicesNo. of PostsSubordinate level servicesNo. of posts
Rajasthan Administrative Services – RAS76Rajasthan Excise Subordinate Services32
Rajasthan Cooperative Services33Rajasthan Cooperative Subordinate Service146 and 2 TSP
RPS – Rajasthan Police Services77Rajasthan Judicial and Jurisdiction19
Rajasthan State Insurance Services3Rajasthan Agriculture Subordinate Services68
Rajasthan Account Services32Rajasthan Planning Subordinate Services2
Rajasthan Labour Welfare Services1Rajasthan Labour Welfare Subordinate Services70 and 10 TSP
Rajasthan Industry Services4Rajasthan fertilizer and Civil Supplies Subordinate Services106 and 20 TSP
Rajasthan Transport Services7Rajasthan Integrated Child Development Subordinate36
Rajasthan Tourism Services4Rajasthan Industry Subordinate Services3
Rajasthan Excise (Preventive Force) Agriculture Service37Tehsildar96 and 15 TSP
Rajasthan Jail Services9
Rajasthan Commercial Tax Services38
Rajasthan Planning Services7
Rajasthan Integrated Child Development8
Rajasthan fertilizer and Civil Supplies6
Rajasthan Rural Development21

RPSC RAS Salary Structure

Rajasthan Public Service Commission (RPSC) provides different pay scales to different posts. As RPSC has multiple posts under them, salary varies as per the level of posts. Based on the 7th pay commission, RPSC decides the salary.

The salary of RPSC RAS employees varies from Rs. 33500 to Rs. 66000.

PostSalary (Approx.)
Rajasthan Police service and Rajasthan Rural Development ServiceINR 61000 to INR  66000
Rajasthan Commercial Tax subordinate service and Rajasthan excise subordinateINR 33500 to INR 38500

Apart from salary RPSC provides multiple perks to their employees, such as dearness allowance, pension schemes, and medical benefits. They also provide a secure job environment to their employees.

RPSC RAS Syllabus

Rajasthan Administrative Service is a highly competitive exam held under Rajasthan Public Service Commission (RPSC). So the candidate needs to carefully go through the syllabus designed by the officials of RPSC. RPSC conducts two papers for Rajasthan Administrative Service (RAS) exam. The first paper is preliminary, and another one is known as Mains paper. The syllabus for both paper is different.

  • The preliminary exam has objective-type questions, and the Mains exam covers descriptive or theoretical questions.
  • The preliminary exam covers most of the topics related to the economics of Rajasthan, Geography of Rajasthan, the history of Rajasthan, current affairs related to Rajasthan, and science and technology-related questions. Mains exam is a little complex as it consists of a total of four descriptive papers.

RPSC RAS Exam Pattern 2022

The aspirant must understand the exam pattern set by the RPSC before starting the exam preparation. Once aspirants understand the exam pattern, then they can go for their exam preparation. RPSC conducts two papers,

PaperQuestionsTotal MarksDuration
Prelims paper1502003 hours
Mains paperPaper I – 48 questions Paper II – 39 questions Paper III – 48 questions Paper IV –Not specified800 (200 each)3 hours for each paper

RPSC RAS Admit Card 2022

Follow the steps to get the admit card for the RPSC RAS exam,

  • Check out the Rajasthan Public Service Commission (RPSC) website.
  • Enter their enrollment id and password to get the Admit Card.
  • Take a printout of the admitting card.

Admit card provides the candidate with much information about the exam centre, dates of the exam, and exam timing. To appear for the RAS exam, candidates must have their own admit card; they cannot appear for the exam without an admit card. It is good to have two copies of admit card while going for the exam.

RPSC RAS Result 2022

Once the RPSC RAS exam is over, candidate can check their results on the official website of RPSC.

  • Visit the RPSC official website.
  • Enter the login details to see the Result.

Candidate must keep their login credentials and admit cards very safe to check out the results. If candidates failed to remember the login credentials or lost the admit card, the process would be challenging to check the Result. So the candidate must remember or need to write their login credentials somewhere on the paper and keep it safe.

How to Apply for RPSC RAS Exam 2022?

To appear for the RPSC RAS examination, candidates need to fill up the application form for the exam and to fill up the form, candidates have to follow specific steps. Those steps are as given below,

  1. Register: To register, the candidate needs to visit the official website of RPSC and have to enter the valid email id and phone number. After the registration, they will get their login credentials via email or message.
  2. Fill the Application form: After getting login credentials, the candidate needs to log in with the id and passwords provided on the official website of RPSC. After logging in to the website, the candidate needs to fill up the form with data, such as academic data, personal information, and contact information.
  3. Upload documents: Once done with the application form, candidates have to upload the necessary documents on the official portal of RPSC, such as scanned photographs and scanned signatures.
  4. Payment of application: After uploading the documents on the official portal, candidate can make their payment as per their category. The fee structure is already shown above in the table format.

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When is RPSC going to release notification of the RPSC RAS exam 2023?

RPSC has released the date of the exam. Aspirants can check the latest update here

What is the last date to apply for the Rajasthan PSC RAS exam?

Aspirants will soon get a notification of the release of the application form. After a month of the commencement of the application, the form collection process will stop.

Total how many vacancies have been released by RPSC?

RPSC has released a total of 988 vacancies for different posts.

What are the eligibility criteria for the RPSC RAS exam?

The Candidate must have a degree certificate from a recognized university and an Indian citizen. Check out the detailed eligibility criteria above for more details.

What is the mode of the RPSC RAS exam?

The mode of the prelim and mains exam will be offline.

What is the exam date for the RPSC RAS mains exam?

The exam date for the RPSC RAS mains exam is not yet declared.

What will be the salary if the candidate gets selected for the RPSC RAS exam?

The salary of every employee will be different as per their position and it ranges from Rs. 33500 to Rs. 66000.

What is the application fee for the RPSC RAS exam?

The application fee is different for a different category. For more details about application fees, check out the ‘Application Fee’ section of the article.

The amount got debited more than once as an application fee so now how to get my money back?

If the candidate got charged more than once then an excessive amount will be credited into the candidate’s bank account. It may take a week’s time or more to credit a candidate’s excessive amount to the bank account.

If I mistakenly upload the wrong size photo, will they reject my application?

Yes, if a candidate failed to upload the photo as per the given specifications, the candidate’s application will be rejected

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