HPSC HCS Answer Key 2024 Out For Prelims Written Exam, Download PDF

HPSC HCS Answer Key 2024: The Haryana Public Service Commission (HPSC) has released the Haryana Civil Services (HCS) Prelims exam answer key on 12 February 2024. The HPSC has conducted the HCS Prelims exam on 11 February 2024. Now on 12 February 2024, the HPSC has released the HCS Answer Key. The candidates can file the objections in the answer key from 13 to 15 February 2024. The HPSC HCS Model Question Paper and Answer Key PDF are provided here.

HPSC HCS Answer Key 2024 Overview

Recruitment Organization Haryana Public Service Commission (HPSC)
Advt No HPSC HCS 2024
Post Name Haryana Civil Services (HCS)
Vacancies 121
Job Location Haryana
Category HPSC HCS Answer Key 2024
Organization URL hpsc. gov. in
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Important Dates

HPSC HCS 2023 Notification Date 17 Nov 2023
HPSC HCS Apply Start Date 1 Dec 2023
HPSC HCS Apply Last Date 25 Dec 2023
HPSC HCS Prelims Exam Date 11 Feb 2024
HPSC HCS Mains Exam Date 30-31 March 2024

HPSC HCS Vacancy, Eligibility, and Qualification

Age Limit: The age limit for the HPSC HCS Recruitment 2024 DSP post is 21-27 Years. The Age Limit for the Other posts is 21-42 Years. The crucial date for the calculation of the age limit is 1.1.2023. The age relaxation will be given as per the rules.

Post Name Vacancy Qualification
Haryana Civil Sevices (HCS) 121 Graduate

HPSC HCS 2024 Selection Process

The selection process for Haryana HPSC HCS Vacancy 2023-24 includes the following stages:

  • Preliminary Written Exam (200 Marks)– Qualifying
  • Mains Written Exam (600 Marks)
  • Personality Test/ Interview (75 Marks)
  • Document Verification
  • Medical Examination

HPSC Civil Services Prelims Exam Pattern

  • HCS Prelims result will be based on the marks secured in the General Studies Paper only and the CSAT paper will be qualifying in nature. The candidates need to score 33% marks in the CSAT paper.
  • Negative Marking: 0.25 for each wrong answer
  • Mode of Exam: Offline (Objective Multiple Choice Questions)
Subject Questions Marks Time
General Studies 100 100 2 Hours
Civil Services Aptitude Test (CSAT)- Qualifying 100 100 2 Hours

HPSC Civil Services Mains Exam Pattern

  • 12 times the number of vacancies will be called to appear in the HPSC HCS Mains Examination. The candidates need to opt for two optional subjects from a list of 23 optional subjects. The HPSC main exam is a descriptive type exam comprising five conventional essay-type question papers.
  • Mode of Exam: Descriptive
Paper No. Subject Marks Time
Paper-I English (Including Essay) 100 3 Hours
Paper-II Hindi (Including Essay) 100 3 Hours
Paper-III General Studies 200 3 Hours
Paper-IV Optional Subject 200 3 Hours

How to Check HPSC HCS Answer Key 2024

Follow these steps to check the HPSC HCS Answer Key 2024

  • Click on the HPSC HCS Answer Key 2024 link given below or visit the website hpsc.gov.in
  • Login using the candidate’s mobile number
  • Download the HPSC HCS question paper and answer key PDF

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How to check HPSC HCS Answer Key 2024?

Check HPSC HCS Answer Key 2024 from the website hpsc.gov.in

What is the HPSC HCS 2024 Exam Date?

HPSC HCS Prelims Exam will be held on 11 February 2024, and the mains exam will be held on 30-31 March 2023.