HPPSC Previous Year Questions Papers Solved PDF

HPPSC Previous Year Questions Papers Solved PDF

Aiming for a government job is tough as the preparation required and the competition faced is extremely huge. Every aspirant with a will to achieve should have it persistent and, that is why we provide each and every detail about the HPPSC exam. All the details, HPPSC previous years question papers and, all required HPPSC previous years questions have been provided below.

HPPSC is like a commission for civil services in the state of Himachal pradesh. HPPSC stands for Himachal Pradesh public service commission where, jobs for different categories are issued every year such as tehsildaar, panchayat officer, jobs in police department etc. It is a government job which poses many benefits and every aspirants want to join such type of jobs. It is not so tough to crack this recruitment exam. You just need proper guidance and right study material for the preparation. Just follow the proper exam pattern and solve previous year question papers for HPPSC exams.

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The duration of the exam is two hours.

The exam is divided into three sections – Preliminary exam, Mains Exam and A personal Interview.

The preliminary exam has the most number of candidates filling for it, and it further has two questions papers ; each for General Science and Aptitude Analysis

100 questions are asked in each paper of the preliminary exam, which are of 200 marks each. The Mains exam is the second stage exam and half of the candidates qualify for it, only.

The third round is that of a personal interview round where candidates are called for an interview to test their skills further.


The syllabus for Preliminary exam is divided according to the paper in the following way –

Paper I has topics for General Studies such as  History,Current Affairs, Art & Culture; Socio-Economic Development Facts of Himachal Pradesh; Environmental Issues, Bio Diversity, Climate Change, Political science, Governance  and a few topics related to General Science.

Paper II has topics of Aptitude Test  and questions based on Logical Reasoning  and Analytical Ability is asked with further questions coming from topics such as Decision Making and Problem Solving, General Mental Ability,Basic Number system; Comprehension Based Questions, Data Interpretation and many more.

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The syllabus for the Mains exam can be downloaded from the official website of HPPSC. There is absolutely no syllabus for Interview round and, one should have sound knowledge and confidence to crack this part.


Previous years questions make a great deal of preparation and, HPPSC previous years questions are thus very necessary to practice and have a hang. Always keep in mind to practice the HPPSC previous years papers. We provide the best resources compiling the best HPPSC previous years questions here. Click below to download HPPSC previous years papers.

Sample Questions for the preparation of HPPSC exams:

1. In which year Shimla was declared as the summer capital of British India?  1864

2. Where is Asia’s Largest Hydro Project Nathpa Jhakri Power Corp. situated? 
(a) Spiti (b) Sarhan (c) Kinnaur (d) Rampur

3. Rampur is located at the bank of …. river .
(a) Sutluj (b) Beas (c) Ravi (d) None of the above

4. Which is the State Animal of  HimachalPradesh?
(a) Deer (b) Snow leopard  (c) Lion (d) Jackel

5. Shimla has literacy rate of ….
(a) 84.45% (b) 84.50% (c) 84.55% d) 84.60%

6. How many domestic airports are in the H.P state ?
(a) 2 (b) 3 (c) 4 (d) 5

7. … District is among the  top districts in the country for literacy. 
(a) Kangra  (b) Mandi (c) Hamirpur (d) Shimla

8. In Which Year Baddi University of Emerging Sciences and Technologies (BUEST) was established ?
(a) 2002 (b) 2003  (c) 2004 (d) 2005

9.  CSK Himachal Pradesh Krishi Vishwavidyalya was established in … year.
(a) November 1975 (b) November 1976 (c) November 1977 (d) November 1978

10. When Himachal Pradesh University was established ?
(a) 1969 (b) 1970 (c) 1971 d) 1972
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H.P.J.S ( Prelm) 2016
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H.P.J.S ( Main) 2015
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H.P.J.S ( Prelm) 2014
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Updated: September 29, 2016 — 3:46 pm

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