UPPSC PCS Exam 2020

UPPSC Exam is a highly recognised State Government Exam conducted to select eligible candidates to the post of a PCS Officer. UPPSC 2020 Recruitment has finally started. The Mains Exam of UPPSC 2020 is scheduled on 22nd January 2021 onwards. Recently, Uttar Pradesh Civil Service Commission closed the DAF Registration for Mains Exam. Admit Card for Mains Exam is to be released soon. Let’s check the detailed analysis of UPPSC Exam to get more insight into the type of questions asked, the pattern & eligibility of the paper.

UPPSC Admit card 2020

The Call Letter for UPPSC 2020 Mains Exam will be released shortly. Candidates will be able to download UPPSC PCS Exam Hall Ticket from the link that will be updated below. The Mains Exam is scheduled from 22nd January 2021. The DAF Registration for the same has now been concluded.

Mock Interview for UPPSC PCS 2019 Exam

Chanakya IAS Academy is organizing Mock Interview for UPPSC PCS 2019 Exam for all students who have cleared the Mains Exam. Chanakya’s Mock Interview for UPPSC PCS is one of a kind and is the best in the industry providing real life experience for the actual interview process that will be conducted by the board. The Mock Interview will be conducted by Chanakya IAS Academy, Prayagraj Branch under the guidance of Success Guru AK Mishra.

To register for the Interview, call on 9511113561 / 9511113562

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UPPSC PCS 2020 Prelims Result

UPPSC PCS 2020 Prelims Result was released on 23rd December 2020. Candidates can check their Prelims Result by clicking on the link mentioned below. The Result Notice contains the roll number of selected students through Prelims Exam for Mains Exam.

Click here to check UPPSC PCS Prelims Result 2020

UPPSC Notification 2020

The Official Notification for UPPSC 2020 was released by Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission on 21st April 2020. With the release of Official Notification, the exam pattern, eligibility, syllabus & other related information were also released. Candidates can read the Official UPPSC 2020 Notification in both Hindi & English from the links given below.

Click to check UPPSC Notification 2020 (English)

Click to check UPPSC Notification 2020 (Hindi)

UPPSC PCS Exam Dates 2020

The Exam dates for UPPSC PCS Exam 2020 has already  been released and there has been a delay in the exam due to the Pandemic. Candidates can check the exam dates in the table below

Events 2019Dates
Release of Notification21st April 2020
UPPSC PCS Online Registration Starts on 21st April 2020
UPPSC PCS Online Registration Ends on 4th June 2020
Last Date for making fee payment2nd June 2020
UPPSC PCS 2020 Prelims Exam Date11th October 2020
UPPSC PCS 2020 Prelims Result 23rd December 2020
UPPSC PCS Mains 2020 Exam22nd January 2021

UPPSC Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for UPPSC Exam 2020, candidate must be 21 years and maximum 40 years old. For Educational Qualification of different posts offered through UPPSC PCS Exam, check the table mentioned below.

Post NameQualification
Sub Registrar, Assistant Prosecuting Officer (Transport)
Law Graduate
District Basic Shiksha Adhikari / Associate DIOS and Other equivalent administrative posts, District Administrative OfficerPost Graduate Degree
District Cane Officer, U.P. Agriculture Service Group “B” (Development BranchAgriculture Graduate
District Audit Officer (Revenue Audit)Commerce Graduate
Assistant Controller Legal Measurement (Grade-I) / Assistant Controller Legal Measurement (Grade-II)Degree in Science with Physics or Mechanical Engineering as one subject
Assistant Director Industries (Marketing), Assistant Director Industries (Handloom)Post Graduate Degree
Assistant Labour CommissionerDegree in Arts with Sociology or Economics as a subject or Commerce/Law
District Programme OfficerDegree in Sociology or Social Science or Home Science or Social Work
Senior Lecturer, DIETPost Graduate Degree with B.Ed.
District Probation OfficerPost Graduate Degree
Statistical officerPost Graduate Degree in mathematics
Information Officer/District Information Officer/Script Writer/Feature Writers/ Incharge, EnglishBachelor's degree
Principals, Government Intermediate Colleges (For Boys or Girls)Post-graduate degree
Labour Enforcement OfficerBachelor's degree with Economics or Sociology or commerce and Post Graduate Diploma or Postgraduate Degree

Physical Standards

Assistant Conservator of Forest

SexHeightChest Girth Fully ExpandedExpansion
Male163 cms84 cms5 cms
Female150 cms79 cms5 cms

Range Forest Officer

SexHeightChest Girth Fully ExpandedExpansion
Male163 cms84 cms5 cms
Female150 cms79 cms5 cms

Post of D.S.P

Category of CandidatesHeightChest Girth Fully Expanded
Male (General, OBC, SC)165 cms84 cms89 cms
Female (General, OBC, SC)152 cmsNot ApplicableNot Applicable
Male (ST)160 cms79 cms84 cms
Female ( ST)147 cmsNot ApplicableNot Applicable

Post of District Commandant Home Guard

Category of CandidatesHeightChest Girth Fully Expanded
Male 165 cms84 cms89 cms
Female 150 cms79 cms84 cms
Male (ST, Garhwal and Kumayun Divisions)160 cms84 cms89 cms

Post of Excise Inspector

Category of CandidatesHeightChest Girth Fully Expanded
Male 167 cms81.2 cms86.2 cms
Female (SC/ST)147 cms
Female (Other Categories)152 cms

Post of Deputy Jailor

Category of CandidatesHeightChest Measurement (Unexpanded)Expansion of Chest
Male 168 cms81.2 cms0.5 cms
Female 152 cms

UPPSC PCS Exam Pattern 2020

The recruitment process of UPPSC PCS 2020 Exam will be conducted in three steps:

  • Prelims Exam
  • Mains Exam
  • Interview Proces

Prelims Exam Pattern

In Prelims Exam, General Studies I will be considered for shortlisting candidates for Mains Exam. General Studies II Paper is of qualifying nature and a student must score a minimum 33% marks to qualify this paper.

PaperNo. of QuestionsTotal No. of MarksDurationPaper Timings
General Studies I150200 marks2 hours9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
General Studies IIGeneral Studies II200 marks2 hours2:30 PM to 4:30 PM

Mains Exam Pattern

Serial No.PaperMarksDuration
1.Hindi1503 hours
2.Essay1503 hours
3.General Studies I2003 hours
4.General Studies I2003 hours
5.General Studies III2003 hours
6.General Studies IV2003 hours
7.Optional Paper I2003 hours
8.Optional Paper II2003 hours
Total Marks1500
Agriculture & Veterinary ScienceStatisticsPhysics
MathematicsCommerce & AccountancyEconomics
ChemistryDefence StudiesManagement
ManagementDefence StudiesManagement
Political Science & Geography History International relationsGeographyHistory
Agricultural EngineeringSocial WorkGeology
Mechanical EngineeringEnglish LiteratureLaw
Urdu LiteratureArabic LiteraturePhilosophy
Hindi LiteraturePersian LiteratureZoology
Sanskrit LiteraturePsychologySociology
Electrical engineeringAnimal HusbandryAnthropology
Public AdministrationMedical ScienceAnthropology

The Optional Subject will have two question papers that will consist of 200 marks each. The Optional Subjects asked are:

Interview Process

The final round of the selection process will be the Interview Round. It will consist of 100 marks. After the interview round, the final merit list will be drawn based on which the final selection will be made for UPPSC PCS Exam 2020.

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