PPSC Agriculture Development Officer Syllabus 2020, Exam Pattern

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PPSC Agriculture Development Officer Syllabus 2020

PPSC Agriculture Development Officer Recruitment 2020 notification is out. The Online Application start from 26 Jan 2020 and will remain active till 20 Feb 2020. Candidate willing to apply should go through the eligibility & The start preparation soon. This post will enlighten you regarding the PPSC Agriculture Development Officer syllabus 2020. The complete syllabus of the computer-based examination and computer (formatting) Test has been provided in this post. Check out the details below.

PPSC Agriculture Development Officer Syllabus

The date of Computer Based written examination is subject to change, in which event the new date will be notified through Newspapers, Commission’s websites and Admission Certificates for the examination. Detailed instructions regarding Computer Based Written Examination are available on the Commission’s website.

PPSC Agriculture Development Officer Complete Details:

Name of Organization Punjab Public Service Commission PPSC
Name of Post  Agriculture Development Officer
No of Vacancy 141 Posts
Selection Procedure

Written exam


Date of Exam Available Soon
Application Mode Online
Category Syllabus & Exam Pattern
Official Website ppsc.gov.in


PPSC Agriculture Development Officer Exam Pattern:

S.No Subject Names No of Questions No of Marks Exam Duration
1 Concerned Subject (B.Sc. (Agriculture) level 100 250


2 Hour (120 Minutes)

2 Logical Reasoning, Mental Ability 10 25
3 General Knowledge and Current Affairs 10 25
Total 120 Questions (2.5 marks each) 300 Marks
Interview 40 Marks


PPSC Agriculture Development Officer Syllabus:

Concerned Subject

  • Technologies for improved cultural practices for Kharif and Rabi crops from
    seeding to seed i.e. grain maturation.
  • Sowing methods
  • Time of sowing
  • Efficient management practices for fertilization, irrigation, weed control, nutrient recycling, mulches, and crop residue management; crop rotation,
    multiple cropping, mixed cropping, intercropping.
  • Grain maturation
  • Field preparation
  • Cultivation of cash crops.
  • Integrated disease and pest management in Kharif and Rabi crops.

Logical Reasoning

  • Syllogistic Reasoning
  • Non-Verbal Series
  • Visual Memory
  • Arrangements
  • Number Series
  • Analogies
  • Decision Making
  • Statement Conclusion
  • Number Ranking
  • Arithmetical Reasoning
  • Embedded Figures
  • Clocks & Calendars
  • Alphabet Series
  • Cubes and Dice
  • Blood Relations
  • Mirror Images
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Directions

Mental Ability

  • Ratio and Time
  • Mensuration
  • Fractions Numbers
  • Percentages
  • Whole Numbers
  • Profit and Loss
  • Interest
  • Number Systems
  • Ratios and Proportions
  • Decimals
  • Fundamental Arithmetical Operations
  • Discount
  • Averages
  • Time and Distance
  • Use of Tables & Graphs
  • Time and Work

General Knowledge & Current Affairs

  • National & International Organizations
  • General Science
  • Sports
  • Abbreviations
  • History – India & Assam
  • Indian Polity
  • Who’s Who?
  • Indian Constitution
  • Books & Authors
  • Awards & Honours
  • Social- Economic & Cultural Issues
  • Economy – India
  • Geography – India, Assam & World
  • Critical Days
  • People & Personalities
  • Science & Technology

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