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competitive exams

Competition Exams – Whenever we talk of competitive exams some questions pop into our mind such as :

  • What are competitive exams ?
  • Why Government conducts these exams ?
  • What is the need of these exams ? and etc

So here we are going to answer all of your questions.

Competitive examinations are exams by the government to test the competency and level of preparation of the candidates for jobs. Consequently, clearing this exam ensures and secures your government job.

The reason for arranging this examination : so as to check the aptitude and eligibility to get into particular government posts. The subjects in these examinations can vary accordingly. But generally these are :

  • General Knowledge,
  • English Language Paper and
  • one paper which is specific to the area or the field which the candidate is choosing for his/her career.
Reasons for Government Job

Recession is one of the reason why people are running after government jobs. Because jobs in govt sector provide security than the private companies, where they are getting rid of people; in order to do cost cutting.

Furthermore, other reasons on why people crave for these jobs are : Hike in salaries through the pay commissions, growth in stature of government servants at each level, high level of job security and less stress.

How to Prepare ?

When preparing for Competitive exams, an individual must be very careful and thorough with his or her preparations. The best way is to have more and more practice by solving the previous years papers.

By solving the previous years question papers you can have a good idea about the kind of paper that appears in the examination. As a result when you face the real question paper, it will feel familiar and hence it will results in making things easy for you to attempt.

You can easily avail these question papers over the internet. Various sites including have uploaded previous year question papers on their website. You can download it for your use for free which is its best part.

The questions which comes in the question papers are knowledge oriented and brain hammering. Hence proper preparation is a must, in order to crack open these competitive examinations.

Therefore, to give your full output, do not take any kind of tension or stress when exams are nearing. For 100% performance you need to have a calm mind so as to concentrate in a better way.

Different Types of Competitive Exams

So, for government jobs in diverse sectors you need to clear the entrance exams which are usually conducted by UPSC, State PSC’s, RRB, SSC and others. Also there are various Defence jobs, Banking Examinations for bank PO or bank clerk jobs, Indian Council of Agriculture Research exams etc.

Banking jobs, Defence jobs and other departmental jobs are usually carried out by the concerned agencies like banks, concerned agencies and PSU’s (Public sector undertakings).


Finally in the end, one thing that every job seeker should remember is that ; if are well informed and have prior knowledge of do’s and don’t’s then will certainly help you in easing the preparations.

Many students tends to take heavy load of stress and nervousness on their heads. They return to normal only when the exams get over.

A cool and stable mind is foremost requirement for a qualitative and quantitative performance.


Government Jobs in India


In India, job security is the main reason for any job seeker before joining any organization. Therefore, they all tend to go for the public sector jobs. But its not that simple.

As we all know that Indian IT and Software industry depends mainly on US, UK and Europen organizations for work. So their jobs mainly depends on the projects, economy and other factor relating to these nations.

Although the salary in the IT and software field is way better as compared to any government sector jobs. But still the demand of jobs in government sector is high. This is because it provides various facilities. That includes incentives and most importantly job security which is not the case with any private field job.

Job aspirants can search for government jobs using various ways like newspaper advertisements, print media, internet, and job sites. Due to the huge popularity of these medium , they have always been the top choices for any government organization to post the job recruitment.

There are various government agencies who are conducting recruitment through their own separate job sites like BPCL career, ONGC Career and many more. Now a days, ssc and oil and natural gas as well as manufacturing sector are the top career choice for job seekers. These are followed by railways, civil services, and bank recruitment.

Employment news, rozgar samachar and times ascent are some of the newspapers for job aspirants with large number of vacancies in the print media.

Now if we talk of online or the job sites, then the , etc are the websites with most visits.