Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission also termed as UPPSC. It releases the notification for the different vacancies in Provincial Civil services (PCS). The candidates who are looking ahead to start their career as civil servants are invited to take participate in UP PSC examination 2019.
Through this civil service examination, candidates will be appointed in different departments under the state government of UP. Uttar Pradesh PCS 2019 exam will be significant for you as you would able to grab the prominent government positions.
Hence, all the interested candidates are requested to read the following article carefully as it has all the essential information required to give the exams. Moreover, in a case, if you would need more information, you should take the help of official web portal of this commission i.e. http://uppsc.up.nic.in/.
UPPSC 2019 Exam Dates
|Events||For Prelims Exam||For Mains Exam|
|Official notification of UPPSC Exam||March 2019||August 2019|
|The last date to submit application forms||April 2019||September 2019|
|UPPSC exam Admit card||April 2019||October 2019|
|Written Examination||June 2019||November 2019|
|Declaration of Results||July 2019||Dec/Jan 2019|
Uttar Pradesh PSC Exam Eligibility Criteria
As per Age
The interested candidates should have a minimum age of 21 years and maximum age of 40 years. In brief, the candidates born before 1979 are not eligible for this civil service exam. Moreover, age relaxation is given by this commission accordingly their categories.
- For candidates coming under PH (Physical handicapped) should be 55 years old.
- For SC (Scheduled caste) and ST (Scheduled Tribe) category, 5 years of age relaxation are given.
- For OBC (Other Backward Class), the age relaxation will be 5 years again.
As per Nationality
- The candidates should have Indian citizenship.
As per Educational Qualification
The interested candidates should have a Bachelor Degree from any recognised University. Moreover, for some specific posts, specific qualifications are required which have prescribed as below:
|Name of Post||Educational Qualification|
|For Sub Registrar, Assistant Prosecuting Officer (Transport)||Law Graduate|
|For District Audit Officer||Commerce Graduate|
|For Assistant Director Industries||Post-graduation in Arts, Science or Commerce or Technology|
|For Assistant Labour Commissioner||Bachelor degree in Arts with Sociology or Economics|
|For District Programme Officer||Bachelor or Master degree in Sociology or Social Science or Home Science|
|For District Probation Officer||Post-graduation in Psychology or Sociology|
|For Statistical officer||Post-graduation in Mathematical Statistics or Statistics or Agricultural Statistics or equivalent qualification|
|For principals, Government Intermediate Colleges||A Post-graduation degree or L.T. Diploma or B.T. or B.Ed and at least three years teaching experience in High School or Intermediate Classes.|
|For Labour Enforcement Officer||A Bachelor’s degree in Sociology or commerce or Economics and Post-graduation Diploma or Post-graduation Degree in Law / Labour welfare / Labour Law / Labour relation / Commerce / Sociology / Trade Management / Personnel Management/ Social work / Social welfare.|
UPPSC 2019 Application form
The application form is a mandatory document which should be filled by all eligible candidates. For filling up, you should open the official web portal of this commission which has stated above. While downloading the application form, the candidates are requested to login at the official web portal.
While filling up the application form, the candidates are requested to fill up accurate information, otherwise, their application will not consider valid for further process. Moreover, in the case of sending multiple applications, the last application will consider valid for further processing.
Kindly note that once filled up the application form, the candidates have to upload all the requested docs along with their scanned signature and photograph. In the end, the candidates should pay the application fee accordingly their categories. To know about your application fee, kindly look at the following table:
|Unreserved (General)||Rs. 100/-||Rs. 125/-|
|OBC (Other Backward class)||Rs. 40/-||Rs. 65/-|
|SC/ ST (Scheduled caste and Scheduled Tribe)||Rs. 40/-||Rs. 65/-|
It should be noted that Rs. 25 will be charged as an online processing fee of an application form. Hence, every category would pay an online processing fee. Remit the UPPSC application fee via online payment through Debit/credit card/Net banking/challan. Moreover, make sure to take a printout of the application form as well as save the registration number and the password generated online for future processing.
UPPSC Admit card 2019
Once filled up the application form of UPPSC exam 2019 as well as received the acknowledgement of the same, then the candidates are requested to download theirs admits accordingly the dates mentioned by this commission.
An admit card is an imperative document which should carry by all candidates going to attempt their Preliminary and Main exam. Please note that there will be different admit cards for both examinations. Once students would have cleared their UPPSC Preliminary exam 2019, only then they would get able to downloading the admit card for the Main exam.
The admit card will have all the details about the UPPSC 2019 examination, the reporting time and the date and venue of the examination. Moreover, the candidate will not be allowed to give this civil service exam, without the admit card. Hence, all the eligible candidates are requested to take the hard copy of their admit cards before leaving their home.
Uttar Pradesh PSC Exam Pattern
Like the other civil service exams, this exam will also have three rounds. All are necessary to qualify to get a government job in the state of Uttar Pradesh and its associated areas.
1. Preliminary exam
2. Main exam
3. Interview or Personality test
It will be the first exam. It will have two question papers of objective nature. There will be negative marking in a case of any wrong answer. Hence, the candidates should be careful or can leave the question if they would have any doubt.
|Question Paper||No. of questions||Total Marks||Duration|
|Civil Services Aptitude Test (CSAT)||80||200 (2.5 marks for each question)||2 Hours|
|General Study||100||200 (2 marks for each)||2 Hours|
To qualify the above papers, the candidates should score at least 33.3% of marks.
Main Exam pattern
The UPPSC main exam will be second exam. It will have eight question papers, in which 6 are compulsory and 2 will be from the optional subjects.
Look at the pattern for UPPSC Main exam for Compulsory Subjects
|Subjects||Marks (Time duration will be 3 hours for each paper)|
|General Studies (1st Paper)||200|
|General Studies (2nd Paper)||200|
|General Studies (3rd Paper)||200|
|General Studies (4th Paper)||200|
The candidates have to select 2 subjects from the list of optional subjects. Each optional subject paper will have two sections and each section will have four questions. Here is the list of optional subjects for UPPSC Main examination 2019:
Agriculture, Political Science & International Relations, Zoology, History, Physics, Anthropology, Mathematics, Geography, Electrical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Economics, Mechanical Engineering, Social Work, Chemistry, Sociology, English Literature, Philosophy, Urdu Literature, Geology, Arabic Literature, Psychology, Hindi Literature, Botany, Law, Sanskrit Literature, Animal husbandry & Veterinary Science, Commerce & Accountancy, Statistics, Public Administration, Defence Studies, Agricultural Engineering, Management, Medical Sciences, and Persian Literature.
Personality test or Interview
This test is mandatory as the marks that would have scored from this round will get added along with Main examination marks while calculating the final result. The interview will analyze the candidate’s general awareness, intelligence, expression, character, and general suitability for the post. This round will be of 100 marks.
UPPCS 2019 Syllabus
UPPSC has provided the complete UP PCS syllabus in the official notification for this exam. The candidates would able to download the syllabus preparing for this exam like they would have downloaded their application form.
UPPSC 2019 Result
To check out your result, kindly take the help of the official web portal of this commission. You can check out your result after adding your roll number or ID address or other information that would have asked once you opened the official website of Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission.
Tips to crack Uttar Pradesh Civil Service Exam?
- Be confident– If you would confident throughout your preparation process then surely you would attempt this civil service exam in an accurate manner.
- Must have a timetable– Before start preparing for this civil service exam, you should create a timetable where you have to split all chapters into small parts in a way that can learn in a day.
- Take the help of mock papers– It will be worthwhile if you would take the help of mock test as you will able to know about the exam pattern and marks given to each question.
Just go through the above article carefully and in a case, you would have any query, make sure to comment.
All the best!