PMS/PCS Competitive Exam Online Fee

Rs. 1,000
  • Registration Is Opened As Per Empty Vacanies In PPSC
  • Limited Seats

Eligibility Criteria

Bachelor Degree Equivalent With 2nd or 3rd Division Or 70% or 60% Marks

Applicants Must Hold Punjab Domicile Certificate

Syllabus 2020

PMS/PCS Syllabus 2020 Pdf Download, PMS/PCS Syllabus And Subjects, PMS/PCS Test Marks Distribution, PPSC Rules In PMS/PCS Written Exam

Introduction To PMS Test

PMS Exam Stand for Provincial Management Service that grant services by the government. As per the order of the SGAD Government of the Punjab-Pakistan, these services existed on 17 JANUARY, 2014.The PMS Exam Purpose of establishing these services to control and improve the directorate structure in the provinces. The provincial administration in Punjab and other provincial controls by Pakistan Administrative Services. Some important list of a PMS Officer as: Deputy Secretary, Additional Secretary, DCO, DG, Commissioner and Many other equivalence posts. PMS Officers are considered to be important element in the top level directorate of the province and they performs multiple duties like Tehsil, DistrictDivision and another important post in Punjab Province. PPSC conducted the PMS Competitive Exam to ensure that capable candidates posted in the various posts of Punjab Province. As per Punjab Service Rules they appointed PMS Officers in Scale BS-17 then get promoted to future Scales like BS-18, BS-19, and BS-20.

Difference Between PMS & PCS

PMS stands for Provisional Management Service & PCS stands for Provisional Civil Service.Both are same but Provisional  Civil Service has been combined into Provisional Management Services.PMS officiers would also get their promotion from 17 to 18 after years.So 15 to 17 years period mention in above post is not true under current rules.PCS officers serve as municipal commissioners and additional municipal commissioners.PCS officers also handle the administration and daily proceddings of government, including formulation and implementation in Policy.

PMS Exam Eligibility Criteria 2021

  • Graduation degree in any discipline with minimun second division from a well recognized University by HEC(Higher Education Commission)
  • Male,Female and Transgender  applicants can apply for the PMS test with holding Punjab Domicile
  • Those candidates who are fresh graduates or already job holder candidates are also eligible for PMS test in PPSC(Punjab Publice Service Commission)

PMS Compulsory Subject List 

PMS Test is combination of Compulsory & Elective subjects.There are total 6 compulsory subjects and each subject consists of 100 Marks.Compulsory subjects consists of both subjective and objective type exams.There are many group of combination for elective subject and the candidates shall take Three of the Optional subject.The details of PMS Compulsory subjects is given below:


Paper Type


English Essay


100 Marks

English(Precis, comprehension and translation)


100 Marks

Urdu(Essay, Precis, comprehension and translation)


100 Marks

Islamic Studies/ Ethics  (for Non-Muslim candidates)

Combination of subjective and objective

100 Marks

Pakistan Studies

Combination of subjective and objective

100 Marks

General Knowledge


100 Marks

PMS Test Written Examination General Instructions

  • To appear in test/interview/Viva Voce only Original Valid CNIC issued by NADRA will be accepted. No other Identification document will be acceptable.
  • Applicants are advised to read all terms and conditions/ instructions of the Advertisement as well as “Important/General Instructions to Candidates” given on PPSC website carefully in order to submit their online applications complete in all respect. 
  • All candidates appearing in “Written Examination” to be held by the Commission shall be allowed to avail three chances only for each particular Written Examination irrespective of the type or categories of posts grouped in that Examination, unless otherwise prescribed by the Government

  • Editing options, to correct any data in the On-line Application Form, will be available to the candidates till the Closing Date of submission of Online Applications

PMS Test Age Limit 2021

There is 21 to 30 years of age for appearing in PMS Test.In case of officials serving in connection with the affairs of the Federal Government who are domiciled in the Punjab as well as the officials serving in connection with the affairs of the Punjab Government having at least 4 years service as such, the upper age limit shall be 35 years. For special persons, maximum 10 years relaxation in upper age limit shall be allowed as per Punjab Civil Servants Recruitment (Relaxation of Upper Age Limit) Rules, 1976.

PMS Expected Date 2021

Punjab Public Service Commission is the government test consultacing department,that manages the thousands of test,interviews,medical,test,physchological test,written results and final result of various departments.The PMS Test also conducted by PPSC every year.But due to some reasons PPSC, PMS Exam schedule 2021,not announce yet.Keep visiting ilmkidunya for latest PPSC and PMS datesheets 2021.PMS expected date 2021 will be update soon.

PMS Job 2021 Advertisement

For applying against PMS Job 2021, a candidate must have Master's degree or Bachelors degree (4 years) or LLB from a recognized university,serving under the government of Punjab.Experience For Officials in (BS-11 to BS-16) = 5 years AND For officials in (BS-05 to BS-16) = 8 years.The candidates must fulfill all others preconditions for the examinations available on PPSC website.Male,Female & transgender can apply.

PMS Job 2021 Last date for online submissions of application is 05 July, 2021.PMS Job Advertisement 2021 download here



PMS Preparation & Coaching Center In Pakistan

Center for Competitive Excellence Lahore
Central College Kalma Chowk Lahore
Central Group of Colleges, Lahore
Centre of Excellence Lahore
Citi CSS Officers Academy Islamabad
Citi Officers Academy Rawalpindi
Civil Officers Academy Lahore
Destiny Academy for Civil Services Lahore

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    MURAD KHAN 10 / Sep / 2016

    I am from KPK province can i appear in pcs exams ... here it is written that students from any district of punjab can apply for pcs but i am from KPK .. so plz clar the confusion can i apply

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      Gullan 12 / Jun / 2016

      I want to know that when PMS 2016 will be held?

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        Fatima Khan 09 / Apr / 2016

        Plz tell me the last date of pms application form..

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          Zoya Khan 19 / Jan / 2016

          i want to know that m i eligible for PMS as i m from islamabad?

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            Sana 19 / May / 2013

            kindly mujhy mail kar dain k pms/pcs ki exams date kb hain. i want to apear please.................

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