CSS Screening Test
Screening Test for CSS Competitive Examination
There will be NO SCREENING TEST for CSS-2015
Federal Public Service Commission, from CSS-2015, has introduced a compulsory screening test to sift candidates for CSS written examinations.
The candidates who declared qualified in the screening test would be eligible for CSS written examinations. Therefore, the candidates intending to apply for CSS Competitive Examinations must apply for the CSS Screening Test.
CSS Screening Test Pattern
Number of Questions: 200 (MCQs)
Total Marks: 200 (1 mark per question)
Time Allowed: 3 hours
Part-I: English (Number of MCQs = 40)
Vocabulary, Grammar usage, Comprehension
Part-II: General Abilities (Number of MCQs = 40)
(a) Basic Arithmetic, Algebra and Geometry, (SSC Level)
(b) Logical Reasoning and Analytical Ability
(c) General Mental Ability
Part-III: General Knowledge (Number of MCQs = 90)
(a) Everyday Science (30 MCQs)
(b) Current Affairs (30 MCQs)
(c) Pakistan Affairs (30 MCQs)
Part-IV: Islamiat (Number of MCQs = 30)
CSS Screening Test Syllabus
The syllabus for the above topics (part-I, III & IV) are the same as for CSS Compulsory Subjects. See CSS 2014 Syllabus (ANNEX-B).
NOTE: The non muslim candidate may not attempt part-IV Islamiat, their marks in Pakistan Affairs part-III(c) shall be counted in lieu of Islamiat i.e. their marks in Pakistan Affairs shall be doubled.