WBPSC Audit Accounts Officer Syllabus 2017 Exam Pattern

WBPSC Audit Accounts Officer Syllabus 2017

West Bengal Public Service Commission has issued a notification for the recruitment of 153 Audit and Accounts Service Vacancies. Aspirants who wish to apply for these Government jobs have successfully registered from 24th April 2017 to 15th May 2017.  After the completion of the online application process, the candidates are now in search for exam syllabus and pattern.  The officials have released the WBPSC Audit Accounts Officer Syllabus 2017 at the official site pscwbonline.gov.in.  Aspirants who have registered for WBPSC syllabus and start preparing for the test.

Great chance for the job hunters who are looking for the jobs in West Bengal State.  Individuals can check this page for complete WBPSC Audit Accounts Officer Syllabus 2017 for the written examination. The sample question papers are now available to download at the web portal of the organization. Candidates who have finished applying for the WBPSC Recruitment can check below for the exam dates and syllabus. All the applicants who are attending for the examination can get an idea about the syllabus. To score good marks in the test they need to go through the full Audit & Accounts Officer Exam syllabus and pattern. Direct link to download the WBPSC Audit Accounts Officer Syllabus is available below.

WBPSC Audit Accounts Officer Exam Pattern

Organization:  West Bengal Public Service Commission

Post Name:  Audit and Accounts Service

Vacancies:  153

Date of preliminary exam:  02-07-2017

Category:  Syllabus and Exam Pattern

Website:  pscwbonline.gov.in.

WBPSC Audit Accounts Officer Exam Pattern for Prelims: 

The WBPSC invites applications from skilled and talented aspirants to select for Audit Accounts Officer vacancy posts. The hiring department will choose the people by written exam and personality test. Written test consist of Preliminary Exam & Mains exam and who qualify in the prelims will call for Mains examination. The prelims exam include only one exam paper, i.e., General Studies with objective type questions. There will be total 200 questions carries one mark each. Participants need to complete the exam in 2 ½ hours.

S NoExam TypePaperGroupsSubjectMarksDuration










General Studies





Group A

English Composition50 




2 hours 30 minutes

2General Knowledge, current affairs of national & international importance, history of India and India national movement, Geography, Reasoning
3Constitution of India with special reference to NITI Aayog, Finance Commission, Finance, Accounts and  Audit35
4Group BBusiness Mathematics & statistics35
5Accountancy and costing40


WBPSC Audit Accounts Officer Syllabus for Mains Exam: 

The Main exam conducted in two papers – optional paper and compulsory paper.  The compulsory paper held for 500 marks and the option paper for 300 marks.  The time duration to complete the mains exam is 3 hours.  The shortlisted candidates after the completion of Mains exam will call for personality test held for 200 marks.  Check below for the Main Exam Pattern:

Exam TypePaperGroupsSubjectMarks 
DescriptiveGroup ACompulsory paper (100 for each paper)a.     English Essay, Precis Writing, and Composition

b.     Bengali/Hindi/Urdu/Nepali/Santali Essay, Precis Writing and Composition

c.      General Knowledge and current affairs

d.     Business Mathematics

e.     Statistics

f.       Auditing

Optional paper (100 marks for each paper )Group A

1.     Macroeconomics and public finance

2.     India financial system

3.     Economic principles and Indian economic


Group B:

1.     Business Regulatory framework

2.     Cost and management accounting

3.     Advanced accountancy

Group C:

1.     Business management

2.     Direct and indirect taxation

3.     Information technology and its application in business

Personality Test200

WBPSC Audit Accounts Officer Syllabus 2017