GPSC Horticulture Officer Syllabus & Exam Pattern 2019, Previous Papers

GPSC Horticulture Officer (HO) Syllabus 2019 – Download for pdf in Gujarat PSC Horticulture Officer syllabus and previous papers Mentioned below. Gujarat Public Service Commission has announced the vacancies for Horticulture Officer (HO) Post to fill 61 vacancies. GPSC Horticulture Officer (HO) exam date and exam centres will be announced soon at online. Candidates who are searching for the GPSC Horticulture Officer examination check their syllabus, exam pattern, previous papers, model papers, old question papers, selection process, eligibility, cut off, merit list, etc. more detailed information about the GPSC Horticulture Officer examination keep visit our below pages.

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Gujarat PSC Horticulture Officer HO Important Details

Name of OrganizationGujarat Public Service Commission GPSC
Name of the Post – Horticulture Officer
No of vacancies – 61
Category – Syllabus & Exam Pattern
Application mode – online
Online Application form starting Date – 24 September 2019
Online Application form Last Date – 09 October 2019
Tentative Date for Preliminary Test – 22 December 2019
Tentative month for Preliminary Test Result –  March-2020
Tentative month for Interview –  May-2020
Job Location – Gujarat
Official Website –


Eligibility or Qualification  

Candidates have Possess a Bachelor degree in science (Horticulture) or a post-graduate degree in Agriculture (Horticulture) from recognized university / institute.

Selection Process

Gujarat PSC Horticulture Officer selection will be based on given following rounds

  • Written test
  • Interview Process
  • Document verification

GPSC Horticulture Officer Syllabus & Exam Pattern

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Gujarat PSC Horticulture Officer Exam Pattern 

Subject Names  No of Questions No of Marks  Medium 
General Awareness 100 Questions 100 Marks
General Mental Ability Gujarati
General Science
Concerned Subjects (Horticulture) 200 Questions 200 Marks English
Total 300 300

Syllabus for GPSC Horticulture Officer Exam 

Concerned Subjects Horticulture Syllabus 
  • Fruit Science
  • Vegetable Science
  • Floriculture and Landscape Architecture
  • Plantation, Spices, Medicinal & Aromatic Crops
  • Post-Harvest Technology
  • Natural Resource Management(Horticulture)
  • Basic Concepts for Horticulture Development
  • The scenario of horticulture in the state
  • High- tech horticulture
  • Weed Management in Horticultural Crops
  • Principles of Steel Production and Quality control in Horticulture Crops
  • Fundamentals of Soil and water conservation Engineering
  • Waste Management in Horticulture industry
  • Various Schemes for Horticulture Development of Central Government and Gujarat State
  • Government
  • Organization Setup and functions of various divisions/institutions/ boards under the
  • department of agriculture and farmers welfare and department of agriculture research
  • and education, Government of India, Horticulture division of state government
  • Current trends and recent advancements in the field of horticulture
General Awareness Syllabus 
  • Geography of India-Physical, Economic, Social, Natural Resources and population-related topics with special reference to Gujarat
  • The cultural heritage of India-Literature, Art, Religion, and Architecture with special reference to Gujarat
  • History of India with special reference to Gujarat
  • Indian Economy and Planning
  • Indian Polity and Constitution of India
  • Daily events of Regional, National and International Importance including Sports
    General Science, Environment and Information Technology & Communication Technology
General Mental Ability Syllabus 
  • Sitting Arrangements
  • Mathematical Operations
  • Analogy
  • Number, Ranking and Time Sequence Test
  • Eligibility Test
  • Classification
  • Blood Relations
  • Direction Sense Test
  • Series
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Logical Venn Diagrams
  • Alphabet Test
  • Arithmetical Reasoning
  • Inserting the Missing Character

GPSC Horticulture Officer Previous Papers

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GPSC Horticulture Officer Previous Old Question Papers & HO Model Papers

Document Verification 

  • Certificates and Mark sheets of qualifying examinations.
  • Aadhar card.
  • Proof of Educational Qualifications.
  • Date of Birth Certificate / S.S.C
  • School Study Certificate
  • Declaration by the Unemployed (For claiming examination fee exemption)
  • No Objection Certificate from Employer (if anywhere employed).

Related Info

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