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RAS Exam Recruitment Notification 2021

Rajasthan Public Service Commission (RPSC) has started the online application process for Rajasthan State and Subordinate Services Combined Competitive (Preliminary) Examination 2021 (RAS/RTS Exam) on Eligible and interested candidates can apply online on or before 02 September 2021.

RPSC RAS Exam will be conducted for filling up 988 vacancies for 21 services under Rajasthan State Services and Rajasthan Subordinate Services. Out of total, 363 vacancies in state services and 625 are in subordinate services.

Candidates seeking to appear in the exam hold a Degree of any of the Universities incorporated by an Act of the Central or State Legislature in India or other Educational Institution established by an Act of Parliament or declared to be deemed as a University under Section 3 of the University Grants Commission Act, 1956 or possess an equivalent
qualification recognized by the Government in consultation with the Commission.

The candidates can check more details such as age limit, selection process, exam pattern, selection process below:

RPSC RAS Exam Notification Download

RPSC RAS Exam Online Application Link

RPSC RAS Website

RPSC RAS 2021 Important Dates

Starting Date of Application - 04 August 2021

Last Date of Application - 02 September 2021

RPSC RAS Exam Date 2021 - to release soon

RPSC RAS 2021Vacancy Details

State Service - 363

Subordinate Service - 625

State Level Services/Posts

No of Vacancies

Subordinate Level Services/Posts

No of Vacancies

RAS – Rajasthan Administrative Services


Raj. Excise Subordinate Services


RPS – Rajasthan Police Services


Raj Cooperative Subordinate Service

146 and 2 TSP

Rajasthan Account Services


Raj Judicial and Jurisdiction


Rajasthan Industry Services


Raj. Agriculture Subordinate Services


Rajasthan Tourism Services


Raj. Labour Welfare Subordinate Services

70 and 10 TSP

Rajasthan Transport Services


Raj. Planning Subordinate Services


Rajasthan Excise (Preventive Force) Agriculture Service


Raj. Industry Subordinate Services


Rajasthan Commercial Tax Services


Raj. Integrated Child Development Subordinate


Rajasthan Jail Services


Raj. fertilizer and Civil Supplies Subordinate Services

106 and 20 TSP

Rajasthan Planning Services



96 and 15 TSP

Rajasthan Integrated Child Development



Rajasthan fertilizer and Civil Supplies



Rajasthan Rural Development Services



Raj. Labour Welfare Services



Rajasthan State Insurance Services



Rajasthan Cooperative Services



RPSC RAS 2021 Eligibility Criteria

Educational Qualification:

Graduate degree from a recognized university

RPSC RAS Age limit:

For Gazetted Posts - 21 to 40 Years

For Non-Gazetted Posts - 25 to 45 Years

RPSC RAS 2021Selection Process

The selection will be done on the basis of:

  1. Preliminary Exam
  2. Mains Exam
  3. Interview

RPSC RAS Exam Pattern 2021

There will be multiple-choice questions on:


No. Of Questions



General Knowledge and General Science



3 Hours

There will be negative marking of 1/3 mark for each wrong answer.

RPSC RAS Prelims Syllabus

The questions are expected from:

Current Affairs

Science & Technology

Rajasthan: Political and administrative system

Rajasthan: History, Art & Culture, Literature,Tradition & Heritage

Geography of Rajasthan

Economy of Rajasthan

Indian History

Indian Constitution, Political system and Governance

Geography of World and India

RPSC RAS Mains Exam 2021

Those who qualify in the prelims will be called for mains exam. RAS Main Exam will consist of questions from subject four papers which will be descriptive/analytical. Duration of examination will be 3 hours for each examination.

Paper I:General Studies-I: 200 Marks

Paper II: General Studies-II: 200 Marks

Paper III: General Studies-III : 200 Marks

Paper IV: General Hindi and General English: 200 Marks

RPSC RAS Interview 2021

Candidates who clear mains examination will appear for interview /personality test which carries 100 marks.

The Candidates appearing in the main examination shall be required to obtain minimum 10% marks in each paper and 15% marks in aggregate out of the total marks of all papers in the main examination to qualify for appearing in personality and viva voce examination.

How to Apply for RPSC RAS Exam 2021 ?

Candidates can apply for the exam through online mode on official website of RPSC - within the given time frame.

Application Fee:

  1. General - Rs. 350/-
  2. OBC/MBC/EWS - Rs. 250/-
  3. SC/ST/BPL Of Raj. - Rs. 150/-

Fee Can Be Paid Via Online Mode.

In 2018, RPSC had invited application for filling up 900+ vacancies through this exam. RPSC RAS 2018 Interviews were conducted for the qualified candidates in the mains exam. Recently, RPSC RAS Final Result has been released by the commission.





What is RPSC RAS Exam Registration Last Date ?

2 September 2021

What is the starting date for RPSC RAS Application ?

04 August 2021

What is RAS 2021 Notification Date ?

The notification is released on 20 July 2021

What is RAS Age Limit ?

For Gazetted Posts - 21 to 40 Years and for Non-Gazetted Posts - 21 to 45 Years

Is there any negative marking RAS Prelims Exam ?


How many questions are in Rajasthan RAS Pre Exam ?

There will be 150 questions of 200 marks on GK and General Science

What is RPSC RAS Qualification?

The candidate should be a graduate