BSSC Municipal Manager Syllabus 2017 Exam pattern Download

BSSC Municipal Manager Syllabus 2017 Exam pattern Download. Bihar Staff Selection Commission (BSSC) does recruitment for filling up the Non-Gazetted Officer/ lower level posts in state government departments/ organizations. This Commission has unlaced a vacancy circular recently, to occupy the open posts of Municipal/ City Manager positions in government offices/ departments. Interested Post Graduates in Public Administration or equivalent management streams are encouraged to register for this selection. A recruitment test will be organized mostly on next year, by asking questions from the syllabus/ topics given below. Applied candidates can now itself start preparing for this exam by making use of the guidelines given down.

Commission Bihar Staff Selection Commission (BSSC)
Exam Name Municipal Manager Exam
Material Municipal Manager Syllabus
Exam Type Objective

BSSC Municipal Manager Job Details

In the Bihar state government divisions, about 152 posts are currently existing for this Municipal/ City Manager designation. To get considered for the recruitment process of this position, first enthusiastic citizens have to register their bio-data through online mode by paying the application fee. Till next month 23rd (December), the applications will be accepted.

Most suitable post graduates those who had not exceeded 37 years (General) of age shall only be invited for the Examination going to be conducted by management. General/ Professional knowledge and Reasoning & Analytical skills of applicants will be judged through this test. Finally 30% marks will be fixed for the experience/ interview process of selection, as said by BSSC. Read the scheme of examination and other details on below section.

BSSC Municipal Manager Exam Pattern 2017

The written examination planned for Municipal Manager posts in BSSC would involve questions from 3 sections. First part covers the public administration & personal management questions and the second part contain questions from General Science, Indian History & culture, etc. In the last segment, questions would be asked from Indian Polity & Economy and General Mental Ability. Exam would be of objective type with multiple choice questions and the total marks for which test will be conducted is 70. Section wise mark details are given on table.

Section Topics Marks
1 (a)    Public Administration Organizational Behaviour & Personal Management

(b)   Indian History, Culture & Geography with special reference to Bihar



2 (a)    General Science

(b)   Indian History, Culture & Geography with special reference to Bihar



3 (a)    Indian Polity & Indian Economy

(b)   General Mental Ability



Total 70 marks

BSSC Municipal Manager Syllabus 2017

Only from the below said topics, multiple choice questions would be asked by BSSC. Online/ Offline mode of examination will be organized by the Commission. For accurate information about BSSC Municipal Manager Syllabus 2017 or selection details, visit the official portal of organization frequently.

Public Administration & Management Syllabus

  • Personnel Management
  • Development Administration
  • Other Managerial issues related to administration
  • National & International Events

Syllabus for General Science

  • General Appreciation & Understanding of science (Physics, Chemistry, Environmental Science, etc.)

Indian History, Culture & Geography (with special reference to Bihar) Syllabus

  • Geography Feature
  • Physical, Socio-Economic & Religious conditions
  • Indian Agriculture & Natural Resources
  • Political Aspects
  • Indian History (ancient & medieval times) and National Movement
  • Nature & Character of 19th century resurgence
  • Growth of nationalism
  • Attainment of Independence
  • Art & Architecture
  • Literature, etc.

Syllabus for Indian Polity & Economy

  • Country’s Political System
  • Constitution of India (nature, structure & functions, etc.)
  • Panchaytati Raj
  • Social systems & economic developments in India
  • Planning & Policies of Indian Economy.

Syllabus for General Mental Ability

  • Analogy/ Analogous Problems
  • Classification
  • Word formation
  • Ranking / Arrangement
  • Series
  • Coding & Decoding
  • Arithmetical Reasoning
  • Distance and Direction
  • Symbol & Notation
  • Scheduled Day or Date
  • Problem based on Ages and Calendar
  • Data Interpretation

For recruiting efficient & capable workers in Municipal Manager posts, selection round(s) will be fixed for a maximum of 100 marks. As said above, 70% marks is for the written examination and remaining 30% marks will be given for years of experience or through interview process performance. Aspirants ranking high will be added to the category wise merit list and appointment order would be offered to them (on the basis of merit).

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Dates to Remember

  • Notification published on this date: 15-11-2016
  • Last date for submitting online application: 23-12-2016
  • Date of Examination: Will be updated shortly.

Note: Description about syllabus topics that covers the written examination of Municipal Manager jobs under BSSC are given on above section. Refer the pdf file linked in this section for more details about BSSC Municipal Manager Syllabus 2017.

Updated: 30-11-2016 — 7:37 pm
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