MPSC ESI: MPSC Excise Sub Inspector

1] Exam Name: MPSC Excise Sub Inspector Exam

Note: I am assuming that from next year (2018) there will not be change in pattern of MPSC ESI exam however syllabus may change little bit and from 2018 there will be combined preliminary examination of three exams and paper 1 of mains exam will be same as well.

 2] Introduction:

MPSC conducts the MPSC ESI Examination to fill the vacant posts of ESI in the Home Department of Maharashtra Government.

3] Medium of Exam: English and Marathi.

So, Medium of ESI Exam paper would be Bilingual (English and Marathi) but if the questions are about English Language then there will not be translation of those questions same for Marathi Language Questions.

4] List of posts and details:

Introduction: we will see more details about this post in future because I don’t have any idea, see other details below.

Class: Class 3 post (Non gazetted)

Salary: 5,200-20,200 +Grade Pay 2,400+Dearness allowance and other allowances.

Job Location (Location of Appointment): Maharashtra

Promotion: inspector (Class B)

5] Eligibility for Exam:

Citizenship of India

Age Limit: Minimum 18 Years and Maximum (upper age) 38 years

Upper age limit will be relaxed:

In case of Backward Class candidates- up to 5 years. (43 Years)

In the case of a proficient players, till 43 years of age

In the case of Ex-serviceman, according to rule (Open category 43 Years, backward category 48 years old)

Persons with Disabilities : not eligible to appear for exam.


Any degree from recognized university or equivalent qualification.

Knowledge of Marathi language required

Last year candidate is also eligible to appear for prelim exam but,

If internship or workshop experience is required to complete the degree then that should be completed before the last date of mains online application.

The degree holder must have completed the work of internship or workshops with the actual work experience required to complete the degree. This condition must be completed by the prescribed date of acceptance of the mains Exam information.

Physical Standard: there may be little bit change but almost same as police bharti.


Height for ESI exam minimum should be 165 cm (Barefoot)

Chest: 79 cm without expansion and capacity to expand 5 cm

Female: Height: minimum 155 cm

Weight: minimum 50 Kg

Persons with Disabilities: Not Eligible.

Numbers of Attempts: Unlimited Attempts within age limit for MPSC Exams.


Are you eligible?

6] Phases of Exam:

MPSC Tax Assistant exam will be conducted into 2 phases

  1. Prelim exam (100 marks)
  2. Mains exam (200 marks)

Note: The aim of the Preliminary Examination is to Shortlist the number of candidates for main examination. Therefore in all 16 times candidates of total number of posts will be allowed to the main examination as per the merit list of the preliminary examination. As preliminary examination is being screening test, its marks will not be taken into consideration for final selection and will not be communicated to the candidates.

7] How to Apply:

To apply for this exam you must have account on mahampsc website which is the official website of MPSC. You can create your MPSC Profile in mahampsc website. To create MPSC Online Account you must have required documents and Scan copy of Photo and signature. All information about creating account on MPSC Website is given below under Create Account menu.

Notification: Without notification you can’t apply for any mpsc exam. So whenever you will get notification in mahampsc website itself then only you will be able to apply for MPSC ESI exam. Everything about exam processes will be given in the MPSC ESI examination advertisement published by MPSC. If you are following mahampsc website regularly then it’s ok otherwise you will miss the application date then you won’t be able to apply for MPSC ESI Exam. You can follow us on social media accounts to get to know more about MPSC exams.

Create Account: Creating new account in MPSC Online (mahampsc) is very simple but filling the profile details after creating MPSC account is little bit confusing it you don’t know anything, so before filling the details you can go through information about all the steps here in our website basic information about all steps and screenshots of all steps are given in our website, so you will be confidential while filling your account details in MPSC Online (mahampsc) website.

Fill the Information: There are several steps where you have to fill some sort of information in MPSC Online (mahampsc) account. To know more about MPSC Online (mahampsc) process just go to the home page to this website where you will find MPSC Online menu.

Upload photo and Signature: Uploading photo and signature in MPSC Online (mahampsc) account is must to apply for any exam if you face the problem then read the 7th step of MPSC Online (mahampsc) process.

Apply For Exam: how to apply for any MPSC exam read this article for full detail

8] Fee Payment:

MPSC exam fee is almost same for all exams but its different for all based on your category (Open/SC/ST/OBC/SBC/NT) etc.

Fee payment is more important because without paying application fee your application will not be considered as application. So, once you applied for exam you have to pay exam fee to seat for examination and after paying exam fee you will be considered as candidate for exam after that you have to select the exam center to appear for exam.

Fees Payment Methods: You can pay exam fee in three ways

1) Online Payment:

If you have Credit card, Debit card or Internet banking then you can pay exam fee online.

2) नागरी सुविधा केंद्र: You can pay your exam fee through नागरी सुविधा केंद्र (संग्राम केंद्र) this must be done before the last date of online application.

3) Challan: I think this method would be good than नागरी सुविधा केंद्र (संग्राम केंद्र). But before paying exam fee through challan read this article because its different than above.

Exam Fee: Exam fee for prelim exam and mains exam would be different means you don’t have to pay prelim and mains exam fee at same time.


Open category: Rs-373

Backward category: Rs-373

Ex-serviceman: Rs-23


Open category: Rs-524.

Backward category: Rs-324.

Ex-serviceman: Rs-24.

9] Select exam center:

So, after fee payment list of exam centers will be open to select exam center to appear for exam so, after that you have to select exam center.

Prelim Centers: Every District city will be the exam center for Prelim exam. Means the District city will be exam center for prelim exam. There will be multiple centers in the district city. You will get to know more about your exam center once you will download the hall ticket for MPSC ESI exam.

Mains Centers: For MPSC ESI mains Exam there are limited centers: Mumbai, Pune, Aurangabad and Nagpur only.

Interview Centers: No interview for this exam because its Class 3 post.

10] Download hall ticket:

When you will apply for MPSC ESI exam or any other MPSC exam then to appear for exam you must have hall ticket to appear for exam. So you can download your hall ticket from mahampsc website.

11] Exam Day:

So what to do and not to do in exam hall and how to fill the information in Answer sheet.

Read more: coming soon…

12] Nature of Exam:

Offline-MCQ Based Questions Papers

All the papers of MPSC ESI are multiple choice questions.

13] What is pattern of MPSC ESI exam?

Pattern of MPSC ESI will change from year 2018. And there will be combined preliminary examination for the posts of excise sub inspector, tax assistant and the clerk typist examination. And paper one of mains exam of all three exams would be same.

Waiting for official notification: …

Read Old Syllabus and Pattern: Pattern and Syllabus

14] What is Syllabus OF MPSC ESI exam?

MPSC ESI exam Syllabus may change with minor changes…

Waiting for Official Notification…

Read Old Syllabus and Pattern:  Pattern and Syllabus

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18] How to Prepare For MPSC ESI Exam?

Preparation of ESI is same as Tax assistant and Clerk Typist exam. We have discussed lot more things in Tax Assistant Exam so read the article of Tax Assistant exam because we know that there will be combined examination of ESI, Tax Assistant Exam, Clerk typist Examination.

Read More: Tax Assistant Examination.

I will write article on combine preparation of ESI-TA-CT, so stay connected with us on various social media accounts.

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