WBCS 2023: All You Need To Know!

Buy Bengali Books Sahitya Sathi, Bakaron Sathi etc.

WBCS 2023: All You Need To Know!

Want to see yourself serving society as a civil servant?  Why not- it’s a prestige and responsibility at the same time. Getting to this height requires a lot of dedication and preparation! So, don’t demotivate yourself- start your preparation now with the right guidance!

What is WBCS Examination?

A state-level body, the West Bengal Public Service Commission (WBPSC), conducts the West Bengal Civil Service Examination (WBCS examination) for recruitment in various executive-level posts in the west Bengal Government. These posts have mainly four categories-Group A, B, C, and D.

What are the eligibility criteria for the WBCS exam?

If you want to participate in the WBCS Recruitment 2023 you must satisfy some eligibility criteria. Check out WBCS qualifications here-

Educational Qualification

Must possess a valid bachelor's degree from a recognized University + the candidate should be able to read, write and speak Bengali.


  • Group A and C- 21 years to 36 years.
  • Group B- 20-36 years
  • Group D- 21 to 39 years.

Check out the official notification of WBCS Recruitment 2023 to know the exception condition.

The pattern of the WBCS exam

WBCS exam has three stages –Preliminary, Mains, and Interview.

  • Preliminary exam- marks 200
  • Mains-marks 200
  • Interview- marks 200

WBCS Preparation Tips 2023 to crack Preliminary

As we told Success in the upcoming WBCS Exam 2023 depends on how you utilize your time and energy prudently. Choose smart hard work and boost your preparation with the below-mentioned prudent WBCS Preparation Tips 2023 and strategy!

  • Understand the syllabus and analyze the pattern

You have to qualify for the preliminary exam to get selected for the mains. So from the beginning of the preparation, keep your focus simultaneously on preliminary and mains.  Understand the syllabus well and analyze every point.

  • Make study routine

Prepare a study routine and allot time in preparation for each subject. Set daily as well as weekly study routines.

  • Preparation strategy

Focus to get a good grip on English, math, and logical aptitude- you can score high in these areas. Start from basics and work hard on weak areas. Make sure to clear all basic ideas of math, English grammar, and logical reasoning.  For history, Geography, polity, and economy, make sure to collect the right study material.

  • Study material

Don’t use multiple materials, select standard WBCS books and follow this only. keep a notebook for each subject for reference and note all details on each topic there.

  • Practice

 Practice MCQs on current affairs, math, English, mental ability, and logical aptitudes daily from past years’ question mock papers and other possible resources.


wbcs exam prepations
  • Smart work on Current affairs

General awareness has two parts- static and dynamic. For the static, follow a standard book. To do well on the dynamic part, you need to keep track of current and trending news from the last three to four months before the exam. Collect trending news from newspapers, and magazines and keep eye on different news websites and apps.

  • Revision

Revise and practice as much as you can, analyze the mock, and work hard on the areas where you are in lag behind. 

Want tips for WBCS mains? Check out Books for WBCS Exam(main) and strategy to crack mains!

Where can you get the best WBCS Books 2023?

Visit Online College Street Store now to get all the standard WBCS books both for preliminary and Mains! 

Pro tips: How can you stay motivated?

  • Read inspirational books.
  • Watch interviews of successful candidates.
  • Maintain a healthy routine and diet.
  • Make time to cherish your habits.
  • Interact with your dear once.
  • Avoid distractions and negative thoughts.
  • Enjoy the learning process, and don’t bother about the result.
  • Try to compete with yourself not others.
  • Practice meditation.