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UPSC Syllabus 2016 For Medical Officer CMS Online Exam Scheme

UPSC CMS Syllabus 2016 Union Public Service Commission MO Scheme Of Examination 2016 UPSC E-Contents 2016 For Combined Medical Services or Medical Officer Computer Based or Online Exam Scheme……

UPSC CMS Syllabus 2016

The Union Public Service Commission has issued the Syllabus 2016 for CMS i.e. Combined Medical Services. The candidates applying for the examination should ensure that they have downloaded the latest Syllabus and Exam Pattern for the Computer Based Exam which will be held soon. Their admission at all the stages of the examination will be purely provisional subject to satisfying the prescribed eligibility conditions.


The examination shall be conducted according to the following plan:-


COMPUTER BASED EXAMINATION -                                    (500 marks)

The candidates will take the Computer based examination in two Papers, each Paper carrying a maximum of 250 marks. Each Paper will be of two hours duration.


Personality Test:                                                                            (100 Marks):

Personality test carrying 100 marks of such of the candidates who qualify on the results of the Computer based examination.

(A) Computer based Examination:

1. The components and syllabus of two Papers and the weightage to different components in the two papers are given below: -

Paper I                                   Maximum
(Code No. 1)                         Marks: 250

 (a) General Ability               30 questions

(b) General Medicine           70 questions

(c) Paediatrics                       20 questions

Total questions in Paper I = 120 (30 General Ability, 70 General Medicine and 20 Paediatrics).

Syllabus of Paper-I

General Ability  :- The Questions will be focus on  Indian Society, Heritage & Culture, Polity, Economy, Human Development Indices and the Development Programmes; Natural Resources, their distribution, exploitation, conservation and related issues; Basic concepts of Ecology and Environment and their impact on health and economy; Impact of changing demographic trends on health, environment and society; Indian Agriculture, Industry, Trade, Transportation and Service Sectors; Natural and man made disasters and their management; Food adulteration, Food processing, food distribution, food storage and their relevance to public health; Recent trends in Science and Technology.

General Medicine (General Medicine including Cardiology, Neurology, Dermatology and Psychiatry) :- The Questions will be focus on Cardiology, Respiratory diseases, Gastro-intestinal, Genito-Urinary, Neurology, Hematology, Endocrinology, Metabolic disorders, 

Infections/Communicable Diseases a) Virus b) Rickets c) Bacterial d) Spirochetal e) Protozoan f) Metazoan g) Fungus,  Nutrition/Growth, Diseases of the skin (Dermatology), Musculoskelatal System, Psychiatry, General….

Syllabus of Paper - II

(a)  Surgery (Surgery including ENT, Ophthalmology, Traumatology and Orthopaedics)

I General Surgery :-  The Questions will be focus on Wounds, Infections, Tumours, Lymphatic, Blood vessels, Cysts/sinuses, Head and neck, Breast, Alimentary tract, I) Oesophagus II) Stomach III) Intestines IV) Anus V) Developmental, Liver, Bile, Pancreas, Spleen, Peritoneum, Abdominal wall, Abdominal injuries

Urological Surgery

 Neuro Surgery

Otorhinolaryngology E.N.T.

Thoracic surgery

Orthopedic surgery






i)                   Ante-natal conditions
ii)                Intra-natal conditions
iii)              Post-natal conditions
iv)               Management of normal labours or complicated labour


i)                   Questions on applied anatomy
ii)                Questions on applied physiology of menstruation and fertilization
iii)              Questions on infections in genital tract
iv)               Questions on neoplasma in the genital tract
v)                   Questions on displacement of the uterus


i)                   Conventional contraceptives
ii)                U.D. and oral pills
iii)              Operative procedure, sterilization and organization of programmes in the urban and rural surroundings
iv)                Medical Termination of Pregnancy


I Social and Community Medicine
II Concept of Health, Disease and Preventive Medicine
III Health Administration and Planning
IV General Epidemiology
V Demography and Health Statistics
VI Communicable Diseases
VII Environmental Health
VIII Nutrition and Health
IX Non-communicable diseases
X Occupational Health
XI Genetics and Health
XII International Health
XIII Medical Sociology and Health Education
XIV Maternal and Child Health
XV National Programmes

2. The Computer based examination in both the papers will be completely of objective (Multiple choice answers) type. The question Papers (Test Booklets) will be set in English only.

3. Candidates must mark the Papers themselves. In no circumstances will they be allowed the help of a scribe to mark answers for them.

4. The Commission have discretion to fix qualifying marks in any or both the papers of the examination.

5. Penalty for wrong answers There will be penalty (Negative Marking) for wrong answers marked by a candidate in the objective type question papers.

(B) PERSONALITY TEST - (100 marks): Candidates who qualify in the Computer based examination will be called for Interview/Personality Test to be conducted by the Union Public Service Commission. The Interview/Personality Test will carry 100 marks. The interview for Personality Test will be intended to serve as a supplement to the Computer based examination for testing the General Knowledge and ability of the candidates in the fields of their academic study and also in the nature of a personality test to assess the candidate's intellectual curiosity, critical powers of assimilation, balance of judgment and alertness of mind, ability for social cohesion, integrity of character, initiative and capability for leadership.

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