KARNATAKA PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION
The Commission conducts the
Service/Departmental Examinations prescribed for officials and officers working
in various Departments of Government as well as in the local bodies, autonomous
bodies, Universities, etc., twice a year as per the relevant rules, issued from
time to time in this regard and under Karnataka Public Service Commission
(Conduct of Service Examination) Rules 1965.
The Departmental Examinations
twice a year. Most of the examinations are conducted in all the District
Head Quarters except a few which
are held Divisional level at
Bangalore, Mysore, Belgaum and
State Government Employees working in New Delhi and All India Service
Probationers are allowed to appear at Karnataka Bhavan, New Delhi and at
Lalbahadur Shastri Academy of Mussorie.
The Commission conducts the service examinations in accordance with such
syllabi as specified in any
general or special orders of the Government. The time and date of
holding the examination is determined by the Commission.
The Commission publishes a notification two months prior to the date of
calling for applications. A news item, indicating the publication of
result, date of next examination, the last date to submit
applications and such other particulars
is also published in two
major daily news papers having wide circulation in the State.
Most of the Examinations are conducted in objective type with OMR Sheets. Only few Examinations are conducted in conventional type with the system of central valuation.
The result of every examination specifying the register numbers of the candidates successful in the examination will be published by the Commission in the Karnataka Gazette and a certificate, under the signature of the Secretary and Controller of Departmental Examination will be issued to the successful candidates. No separate marks cards are issued since the marks are published in the Commissionís web site along with results.