GPSC Medical Officer Syllabus 2021- Download PDF Here!!!

GPSC Medical Officer Syllabus 2021- Download PDF Here!!!
GPSC Medical Officer Syllabus 2021- Download PDF Here!!!

GPSC MO Written Exam Syllabus PDF 2021- Check Exam Pattern: Gujarat Public Service Commission has planned to conduct the Medical Officer, Gujarat Medical Service, Class-2 and Tutor of Various Subject prelims exam on 04 July, 2021. The application for this recruitment was end on 31 March, 2021. Candidates who are going to appear in this exam should know about the exam syllabus and pattern. Now let’s check these details in this page.

GPSC Medical Officer Syllabus 2021 Details:

Name of the Board: Gujarat Public Service Commission

Name of the Post: Medical Officer

Number of Vacancy: 1075

Prelims Exam Date: 04.07.2021 (Tentative)

Status: Syllabus and Exam Pattern

GPSC Medical Officer Exam Pattern:

Gujarat Public Service Commission has released the notification for the recruitment of 1075 vacancies of Medical Officer in its official site in February, 2021. Candidates who applied for this recruitment will be subjected to the prelims examination on 04.07.2021. Candidates who are going to attend the exam should know about the exam pattern. The patterns of the examination are provided below.

There are two phases for the selection process of Medical Officers. They are

  • Written Exam
  • Personality Test

Written Exam:

The written exam consists of two papers. Each paper will be held for 02 hours. Each paper contains 200 marks.

Name of Paper Type of Exam Duration Marks
Medical Science-I Objective 02 Hours 200
Medical Science-II Objective 02 Hours 200
Total Marks in Written Examination 400

Personality Test:

The candidates who will be shortlisted through the written examination are eligible for the Personality Test. The personality test will contain 100 marks. Total Marks to be considered for Final Selection is 500 (written exam+ Personality test). The medium of written examination is English.

Syllabus for Written Examination:

Medical Science-I                 


Anatomical Terminology, Gross Anatomy of the Hip joint, shoulder joint, Heart, Lungs, Spleen, Kidneys, Uterus, Ovaries, Coronary Circulation, Thyroid, Pancreas, Gross Anatomy of carotid – vertebral system, Gross anatomy of Thalamus and internal capsule.

Physiology And Biochemistry

Neurophysiology of sensory receptors, reticular formation, cerebellum and basal Ganglia, Regulation of function of male and female gonads, including physiology of lactation and menstruation, Mechanical and electrical properties of the heart, ECG, Cardiac cycle, Regulation of cardiovascular function, Regulation of respiration, Absorption, Digestion, Metabolism of fats, carbohydrate and protein, Renal Function Tests, Urine Examination, stool examination.

Pathology And Microbiology

Principles of Inflammation, Principles of Carcinogenesis and Tumor spread. Markers in infective Hepatitis, Pathogenesis of Tuberculosis, Diagnosis of Tuberculosis, Immune system, Lifecycle and laboratory diagnosis Entamoeba, malaria, Culture media-types and uses, Immunity and immunology, Sterilization and disinfection, Bio-medical waste sources, health hazards, methods of collection and disposal of it. Collection, storage and onward transmission of biological samples for laboratory procedures, Common epidemic causing organisms and methods of epidemic investigation, Examination of Urine for albumin and sugar, Examination of stool for ova and cyst of common helminths, Examination of blood for Hemoglobin, Bleeding time and clotting time, E.S.R., peripheral blood smear for Malaria parasites and haematology.

Forensic Medicine

Forensic Examination of Injuries and Wounds, Postmortem Examination of Homicidal Case.

General Medicine

Cardiology, Respiratory diseases, Gastro-intestinal, Genito-Urinary, Neurology, Hematology, Endocrinology, Metabolic disorders, Infections/Communicable Diseases:Virus, Rickets, Bacterial, Spirochetal, Protozoan, Metazoan, Fungus; Nutrition/Growth, Diseases of the skin (Dermatology), Musculoskelatal System, Psychiatry, General, Emergency Medicine, Common Poisoning, Snake bite, Tropical Medicine, Critical Care Medicine, Emphasis on medical procedures, Patho physiological basis of diseases, Vaccines preventable diseases and Non vaccines preventable diseases, Vitamin deficiency diseases, In psychiatry include – Depression, psychosis, anxiety, bipolar diseases and Schizoprenia.


Common childhood emergencies, Basic new born care, Normal developmental milestones, Accidents and poisonings in children, Birth defects and counseling including autism, Immunization in children, Recognizing children with special needs and management, and National Programmes related to child health.

Medical Science-II

Surgery (Including Ent, Ophthalmology, Traumatology & Orthopaedics)

General Surgery: Wounds, Infections, Tumors, Lymphatic, Blood vessels, Cysts/sinuses, Head and neck, Breast, Alimentary tract, Liver, Bile, Pancreas, Spleen, Peritoneum, Abdominal wall, Abdominal injuries; Urological Surgery, Neuro Surgery, Otorhinolaryngology E.N.T., Thoracic surgery, Orthopedic surgery, Ophthalmology, Anesthesiology, Traumatology, Diagnosis and management of common surgical ailments, Pre-operative and post-operative care of surgical patients, Medico legal and ethical issues of surgery, Wound healing, Fluid and electrolyte management in surgery, Shock pathophysiology and management.

Gynaecology & Obstetrics

OBSTETRICS: Ante-natal conditions, Intra-natal conditions, Postnatal conditions, Management of normal labours or complicated labour

GYNAECOLOGY: applied anatomy, applied physiology of menstruation and fertilization, infections in genital tract, neoplasma in the genital tract, displacement of the uterus, Normal delivery and safe delivery practices, High risk pregnancy and management, Abortions, Intra Uterine growth retardation, Medicolegal examination in obgy and Gynae including Rape.

FAMILY PLANNING: Conventional contraceptives, U.D. and oral pills, Operative procedure, sterilization and organization of Programmes in the urban and rural surroundings, MedicalTermination of Pregnancy.

Preventive Social And Community Medicine

Social and Community Medicine, Concept of Health, Disease and Preventive Medicine, Health Administration and Planning, General Epidemiology, Demography and Health Statistics, Communicable Diseases, Environmental Health, Nutrition and Health, Noncommunicable diseases, Occupational Health, Genetics and Health, International Health, Medical Sociology and Health Education, Maternal and Child Health, National Health Programmes, common health problems, maternal and child wellness, community health problems including malnutrition and emergencies.

Clinical Features, Causes, Diagnosis And Principles Of Management

Cervical Lymphnode, Parotid Tumor, Oral Cancer, Cleft palate, Hare Lip Peripheral Vascular diseases, Varicose Vein, Filariasis, Pul. Embolism. Dysfunction of Thyroid, Parathyroid, Adrenal, Pituitary tumors, Cancer Breast / Benign Breast conditions, Acute & Chronic appendicitis, Bleeding Peptic Ulcer, Tuberculosis of Bowel, Intestinal Obstruction, Renal Mass, Acute retention of urine, benign prostate hypertrophy. SplenomegalySurgical Management, Chr. Cholecystitis, Liver abscess, (parasitic & inflammatory, Peritonitis, Ca. head pancreas), Direct & indirect inguinal Hernia & their complications, Etiology and Management of Burns.


Health statistics of Gujarat, Disease profile of Gujarat, Health monitoring including E-monitoring structure of Gujarat, Medical and Para Medical education in Gujarat, Occupational disease in Gujarat, Epidemic and endemic disease of Gujarat state, Health related institutions in Gujarat, Various Health programs, National Health Mission, National Rural Health Mission, National Urban Health Mission, WHO Role & Monitoring in various health programs, IEC activities of health, Communitisation activities like ASHA(Accredited Social Health Activist), Rogi Kalyan Samiti, Village Health and Sanitation committee etc.

  • Current trends and recent advancements in the field of medical science and government health programmes.

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What is the total number of vacancies allotted for this GPSC Medical Officer Recruitment 2021?

There are 1075 vacancies allotted for this GPSC Medical Officer Recruitment 2021.

When will be the prelims examination for GPSC Medical Officer Recruitment 2021 held?

The prelims examination for GPSC Medical Officer Recruitment 2021 will be held on 04.07.2021.

How to download the Syllabus for GPSC Medical Officer PDF?

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