After being successful in the CSS written examination, candidates must face the viva voce part of the competitive examination. The function of the Viva Voce part is to assess the mental capabilities like attentiveness, candidate moral character, candidate’s sharpness, grip on the subject material, general knowledge, and readiness of the present situation.
CSS Viva Voce
CSS candidates must ensure that they answer the CSS viva voce questions the interviewer asks with present mind and capability whether the question is about general knowledge, current events, international events, candidate involvement in society, Islam-related questions, or co-curricular activities involvement. CSS candidates must listen to each question of viva voce with full attention and answer to the best of their abilities, and make sure that the interviewer acknowledges their answers correctly.
CSS Viva Voce Purpose
The main purpose for the viva voce part is to ensure that the CSS candidate has not been involved in passing written CSS test using unfair means by testing his knowledge regarding various subjects, including general knowledge, science, everyday events, and that the person is of a sound mind and has ample knowledge regarding the subject or department he or she wishes to serve.
CSS Viva Voce Exam Schedule 2022
Federal public service commission (FPSC), has been announced the CSS examination viva voce schedule 2022. CSS 2022 viva voce exams are going to start from 10-01-2022. The schedule announced for css viva voce Islamabad, css viva voce Lahore and css viva voce Peshawar candidates. Here you can download the schedule of all cities in PDF form.
|Examination||Phase||Exams Starting Date||Schedule|
|CSS Viva Voce test||CSS Viva Voce Islamabad Phase-III||24-01-2022||Download Schedule|
|CSS Viva Voce test||CSS Viva Voce Lahore Phase-III||10-01-2022||Download Schedule|
|CSS Viva Voce test||CSS Viva Voce Peshawar||18-01-2022||Download Schedule|
CSS Viva Voce Rules
- This interviewer records candidate's academic as well as other curricular activities.
- While during the interview the candidate’s record about its co-curricular activities (debates, competitions and other activities) and extra-curricular activities (hobbies, games) will be presented in front of the interviewer.
- CSS exam viva voce total marks are 300. If the candidate fails to score at least 100 marks in viva, will be considered to fail and not eligible for appointment.
- As per CSS viva voce rules candidates must have basic knowledge about Islam and history of Pakistan. The interviewer may be asked such types of questions about these subjects.
- Any question related to the Islamic subjects will not be asked by the non-Muslim candidates.
CSS Competitive Examination Rules
- The candidates who pass the written examination shall be informed individually as well as through the website but the candidates who fail in the written examination shall not be informed individually, they may download detailed marks sheet from a website.
- If the candidate scored less than 40% marks in any compulsory subject, less than 33% marks in any optional subject and less than 100 marks in viva, the candidate will found failed in CSS exams.
- The checking criteria of each answer will be in sequence order and any over attempted question will not be considered.
- Candidate must have crossed all the empty sheet before giving the sheet to the examiner.
- When the candidate has read the question paper must mark the attendance before leaving his seat.