Home > All Exams > HPSC HCS > News

HPSC HCS Prelims Exam Paper Detailed Analysis 2023

Utkarsh Classes Last Updated 12-02-2024
HPSC HCS Prelims Exam Paper Detailed Analysis 2023

Haryana HCS Prelims Exam was successfully conducted on 11 February 2024 and numerous candidates have appeared in the Haryana HCS 2023 Pre Exam. HPSC HCS Paper 1 is conducted from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm and the Paper 2 is conducted in another shift from 03:00 pm to 05:00 pm. According to the reviews of the candidates who have appeared in the HPSC HCS Exam, the overall exam difficulty level was hard.

Utkarsh Classes is pleased to present the HPSC HCS Prelims Exam 2023  Detailed Analysis based on valuable feedback from students who participated in the examination. Our comprehensive exam analysis includes a thorough assessment of the difficulty level, subject-wise paper review, and a breakdown of subject-wise weightage. This detailed examination review aims to help you gauge your performance and determine your qualifying status for the subsequent round.

In collaboration with students who appeared in the prelims, we conducted Zoom meetings to gather insights and feedback on the exam questions. This article has been meticulously written to address any doubts or concerns that students may have regarding the HPSC HCS Prelims Exam 2023. Stay informed and confident in your preparation with our insightful HPSC Analysis 2023.

Haryana HCS Prelims Exam Pattern

Before delving into the HPSC HCS Exam Analysis 2023, it's crucial to familiarize ourselves with the HPSC HCS Preliminary Exam Pattern. The preliminary examination comprises two papers, both conducted in bilingual mode (Hindi and English), and features objective-type questions in a multiple-choice format. Paper I, centered around General Studies, holds a weightage of 100 marks and spans a 2-hour duration. Simultaneously, Paper II, known as the Civil Services Aptitude Test (CSAT), also carries 100 marks and has a 2-hour time limit. 

Notably, for incorrect responses, a deduction of one-fourth of a mark is applied. It's worth emphasizing that the CSAT paper is considered qualifying, with candidates required to achieve a minimum passing score of 33%. Understanding this exam pattern sets the foundation for a comprehensive analysis of the HPSC HCS Prelims Exam 2023.

                                  HPSC HCS Prelims 2023 Exam Pattern 

Papers

Subjects

Marks

Exam Duration

Paper I

General Studies

100

2 hours

Paper II

Civil Services Aptitude Test

100

2 hours

HPSC HCS Exam Schedule 2023

The HPSC HCS Exam was conducted on 11th February 2024, featuring two distinct shifts for Paper 1 and Paper 2. Each paper was conducted for two hours. For a comprehensive schedule of the Haryana HCS Exam, please refer to the table below:

                                        HPSC HCS Prelims Exam Time 2023

Paper

Exam Date/ Day

Exam Time 

Paper 1 General Studies

11 February 2024 (Sunday)

10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Paper Civil Services Aptitude Test

11 February 2024 (Sunday)

03:00 pm to 05:00 pm

HPSC HCS Prelims Exam Analysis 2023 - Difficulty Level

Drawing insights from the Detailed HCS 2023 Prelims Paper Analysis and valuable student reviews, the difficulty level of the HPSC HCS Prelims Exam 2023 was found to vary within the hard range. Now, let's delve into the examination subject-wise weightage and the difficulty level of questions in both the General Studies and Civil Services Aptitude Test papers:

HCS Pre Subject wise Questions 2023

Subject 

Level Of Questions 

Total Number of Questions 

Easy 

hard 

Difficult 

Paper 1

Science

3

6

11

20

Economics

3

2

8

13

Polity

14

2

1

17

Haryana gk

1

3

2

6

Current Affairs

 

2

5

7

History

1

11

9

21

Geography

2

6

7

15

GK

   

1

1

Total

24

32

44

100

HPSC HCS Prelims Question Paper Analysis 2023 – Good Attempts

Based on candidate feedback and the meticulous analysis conducted by our experts on the HPSC HCS Prelims Question Paper, it is observed that a hard difficulty level was maintained in this year's examination. The recommended number of good attempts falls within the range of 54-60. To facilitate your evaluation of qualification prospects for HPSC HCS Mains 2023, we present the subject-wise data on students' good attempts.

HPSC HCS Prelims Question Paper Analysis 2023

Subject 

Good Attempts 

Paper 1

Science

12

Economics

6

Polity

12

Haryana gk

4

Current Affairs

4

History

7

Geography

8

GK

0-1

Total

54-60

Relevant Links For HCS Pre-Paper Analysis

HPSC HCS Analysis 2023 by Utkarsh Classes for the exam conducted on 11 February 2023 is live now. Here is a table featuring relevant links for the HPSC HCS 2023:

FAQ

The overall difficulty level of the HPSC HCS Prelims Exam 2023 was hard.

The preliminary examination consists of two papers. Paper I, covering General Studies, is for 2 hours, and Paper II, the Civil Services Aptitude Test (CSAT), also has a duration of 2 hours.

Yes, for incorrect responses, a deduction of one-fourth of a mark is applied.

The CSAT paper is considered qualifying, and candidates must attain a minimum passing score of 33%.

As per the analysis, the recommended number of good attempts falls within the range of 54-60.

Leave a Review

Enquiry

Utkarsh Classes
DOWNLOAD OUR APP

Download India's Best Educational App

With the trust and confidence that our students have placed in us, the Utkarsh Mobile App has become India’s Best Educational App on the Google Play Store. We are striving to maintain the legacy by updating unique features in the app for the facility of our aspirants.