UPSC Assistant Commandant Syllabus with Exam Pattern

UPSC Assistant Commandant Syllabus and Exam Pattern
Union Public Service Commission conducts examination for the posts of Assistant Commandants. Assistant Commandant Examination is divided in two papers. The first paper is objective type and second is descriptive type. The paper 1 (Objective) is further divided in two sections namely General Mental Ability/General Science and General Studies. Paper 2 is descriptive type and will have 2 parts which are described below. So it is important for every candidates to have to UPSC AC Exam Syllabus for the preparation of written exam. Also the candidates need to know Exam Pattern. So here are all the details. 

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Paper I: General Ability & Intelligence
1. General Mental Ability
This section including quantitative aptitude including numerical ability, logical reasoning and data interpretation.
This section will include the following topics-
Alphabet Test, Logical Sequence of Words, Syllogism, Coding-Decoding, Blood Relation, Direction Sense Test, Alpha-Numeric Sequence Test, Data Sufficiency Number, Ranking and Time Sequence Test, Mathematical Operations.
Ratio and Proportion, Partnership, Percentage, Profit and Loss, Time and Work, Time and Distance, Problems on Trains, Allegation and Mixture, Boats and Streams, Average, Problems on Ages, Compound Interest,
Simple Interest, Area, Volume and Surface Area & Data Interpretation
General Science
Scientific temper, general awareness, scientific phenomena of everyday Observation including new areas of importance like Environmental Science, Information Technology & Biotechnology.
2. General Studies- Current Events
Current events of international & national importance in areas of arts, literature, Sports, governance, culture, music, industry, business, Globalisation & interplay among nations, societal and developmental issues.
Indian and World Geography
Economic, physical & social aspects of Geography related to India and the World.
History of India
This includes the areas of growth of nationalism and freedom movement.
Indian Polity and Economy
Social systems & public administration, Country’s political System and the Constitution of India, human rights including its indicators economic development in India, regional & international security issues.

Paper II: General Studies, Essay & Comprehension 
General Studies, Essay & Comprehension
Total 150 marks
Descriptive Paper
Part-A (80 marks)
Answers should be given in essay type in Hindi or English totalling 80 Marks. Indicative topics are modern history of India especially freedom struggle, polity and economy, geography, Knowledge of security and human rights issues, and analytical ability.
Part-B (70 marks)
Answer should be given in English Only. Testing of Comprehension, précis writing, other communications/language skills. Any topics on Comprehension Passages, précis writing, Grammar and Other aspects of language testing, developing counter arguments etc.