All the details of the CSS Screening Test 2023 are given below.

Written CSS Competitive Examination – 2023

  1. Click here to Apply Online for Written CSS Competitive Examination-2023
  2. PUBLIC NOTICE – Written CSS Competitive Examination-2023
  3. CHALLAN FORM – Written CSS Competitive Examination-2023
  4. Certificate to be produced by the Candidate belonging to scheduled caste/Buddhist Community, Annex-A
  5. Certificate to be produced by the Candidate belonging to the Tribal Areas, Annex-B
  6. Certificate to be produced by the Candidate from the Kashmir Affairs Division Government of Pakistan, Annex-C
  7. Certificate to be produced by the Candidate belonging to minority, Annex-D
  8. Departmental Permission Certificate For Use Of Government Servants, Annex-E


Sunday, October 30, 2022

(Apply online well before 14thNovember 2022. Also deposit hardcopy of online application form alongwith requisite documents)

  1. All candidates who have qualified for MCQ Based Preliminary Test (MPT) for CSS CE-2023 and intend to appear in the written part of CSS Competitive Examination, 2023 may furnish online application to FPSC up till 14th November, 2022.
  2. The written part of CSS Written Competitive Examination-2023 will be held w.e.f. I” February, 2023 (Wednesday).
  3. The Examination will be held at 19 Cities as mentioned vide Rule 3 (3) of CE Rules, 2019.
  4. Number of vacancies to be filled on the basis of CSS Written Competitive Examination-2023 will be announced
  • Only MPT CE-2023 qualifiers can appear in written part of CSS CE-
  • Must have atleast 2nd Division Bachelor’s
  • Age between 21 – 30 years. Two years age relaxation is admissible to categories specified in Rule-6 of CSS Competitive Examination Rules, 2019 available on FPSC
  • The cutoff date for determining the eligibility of the candidate in terms of age, qualification, domicile etc, is 31st December, 20
  • Candidates shall be admitted to the examination provisionally at their own risk subject to their being found eligible in all re On detailed scrutiny of the applications after the announcement of result of the written examination, if any candidate is found ineligible in any respect under these rules his candidature shall be cancelled and rejected regardless of the fact whether he has appeared in the examination or qualified therein. To avoid inconvenience, candidates shall ensure before applying that they fulfilI all requirements of the rules, relating to the CSS Competitive Examination.


  • Deposit examination fee @ Rs.2200/before 14th November, 2022 in the nearest Gov Treasury/State Bank of Pakistan/National Bank of Pakistan under the account head “C02 l O I-Organs of State Exam fee (FPSC Receipt) vide challan form available on website.
  • Submit online application to FPSC uptill 14th November, 2022 available at FPSC website. Choose optional subjects in terms of Appendix-I of CSS CE Rules, Choose Examination Centre carefully. Subsequent changes in optional subjects and Examination Centre will not be allowed.
  • Duly signed hardcopy of online application alongwith original Treasury Receipt and attested copies of Matric certificate, Intermediate certificate, Graduation certificate, degrees, CNIC, domicile etc and four photographs must reach FPSC before 24th November, 202 If hardcopy/documents reach to FPSC after 24th November, 2022 it would not be accepted and candidature will be rejected.

7. Online Application, Challan Form, Rules & Syllabus for Written CSS Competitive Examination are available on FPSC Website fpsc.gov.pk

8. Admission Certificate for CSS written examination would be made available on website by 15th January, 2023. No separate intimation through post will be sent to

9. Contact at the following numbers for further information or queries;

In order to apply online for CSS CE 2023 Written Exam
All MPT Qualified candidates must login using same credentials used during MPT
Please use Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox or Internet Explorer 8 or higher for Online Application Process.
In order to avoid difficulty in Applying Online, candidates are advised to apply at the earliest without waitng for closing date.



As the Cabinet has approved the Screening test for the competitive Exam of CSS 2022 and onwards. The screening test for CSS 2023 will be held, probably, in the month of 2nd October 2022(Sunday). As per FPSC Passing marks will be 33% out of 100(Marks 66/200). Whereas, a written Exam of CSS will be held on 1st February 2023(Wednesday).

All the details of the CSS Screening Test 2023 are given below.

CSS 2023 MCQ BASED PRELIMINARY TEST (MPT) Screening Test Details