Most of our viewers or readers who apply for the Public Service Commission jobs already know about PPSC. If not, don’t worry because we will give a brief intro about the Punjab Public Service Commission (PPSC).
But that is not the primary concern of our topic; we are here to tell you about the PPSC Merit Calculation Formula. Through it, you will know how the organization calculates the Merit from the Academic, Written/MCQ, and Interview marks. This article proves to be very useful only if you read it till the end. Let’s have an introduction to PPSC first.
Punjab Public Service Commission
The PPSC is a famous and well-known organization run by the Pakistani Government. It is a government recruitment agency that handles all civil services inside Punjab but not outside of it.
PPSC is quite dominant among other agencies due to its rapid recruitment process. The organization provides job opportunities for every field through Advertisements on its official website. Applicants get an invitation for the Written/Screening Test, and the successful ones from them appear for the Interviews. Then the required candidates get an appointment letter.
PPSC Merit Calculation
Now let’s talk about the PPSC Merit Calculation Formula and Marks Distribution that every applicant must know. PPSC Test can be Written or Screening exam. Mainly the Test constitutes 100 Multiple Choice Questions or MCQs. To get the ticket for the next round, the applicants must score 40 marks on the PPSC Test. From the table below, you will understand how the Merit calculation and marks distribution is done.
|Total Aggregate Marks||200 marks|
|Marks counted from Test||50% marks|
|Marks counted from Academics||40% marks|
|Marks counted from Interview||100% marks|
|Conditional marks like Govt Employee’s son||10% marks|
Written Test Marks: The PPSC Written/Screening Test is 100 marks, whose 50% counts in the Final aggregate.
Interview Marks: The PPSC Viva Voce Test or Interview is 100 marks, whose 100% counts in the Final aggregate.
Academics Marks: The Academics Marks of any applicants matter a lot as 40% of them count in the Final aggregate.
PPSC Academics Merit Calculation Formula
From the table below, you will come to know about the PPSC Academics Merit Calculation Formula.
|% of marks obtained in semester system||% of marks obtained in annual system||4-Exams||3-Exams||2-Exams||1-Exams|
|Matric/ O level||FA/FSc / A-level||BA/ BSc||MA/ MSc||Total||Matric/ O level||FA/FSc / A-level||BA/ BSc||MA/ MSc||Matric/ O level||FA/FSc / A-level||Total||Matric/ O level||Total|
|90-100||80 & above||5||7||11||17||40||9||12||19||40||15||25||40||40||40|
|44 & below||39 & below||3||5||7||9||24||5||8||11||24||7||17||24||24||24|