UPPSC Exam Date 2023 Out: The Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission (UPPSC) has released the UPPSC Exam Date 2023 with the complete information for the UPPSC PCS 2023 Exam to recruit 254 vacancies through Combined State / Upper Subordinate Services Examination-2023. The selection of various administrative posts is going to be done through Prelims, Mains & Interview Rounds. Go through the complete article to know more about UPPSC 2023 Examination. 

UPPSC Notification 2023

As per the scheduled plan, the official notification of Combined State / Upper Subordinate Services (PCS) Services Examination - 2023 for Advt No. A-1/E-1/2023 has been released by UPPSC on 3rd March 2023 to recruit 254 UP PCS Officers vacancies. The detailed UPPSC 2023 Notification PDF has been released in English and Hindi language for which pdf links have been attached below..

UPPSC PCS Notification 2023 [English]- Download PDF

UPPSC PCS Notification 2023 [Hindi]- Download PDF

UPPSC 2023- Exam Summary

The procedure for shortlisting candidates for Uttar Pradesh Combined State Upper Subordinate Services Examination-2023, commonly known as UP PCS-2023 has started with the release of UPPSC Notification 2023. There will be 3 stages for the selection process- Prelims, Mains & Interviews. Have a look at the below table for an overview about UPPSC 2023 Exam. 

UPPSC 2023- Exam Summary
Conducting BodyUttar Pradesh Public Service Commission(UPPSC)
Exam LevelGovt Jobs
Online Application ModeOnline Only
Mains Exam Date26th to 29th September 2023
Exam ModeOffline
LanguageEnglish and Hindi
Selection Process
  1. Prelims
  2. Mains
  3. Interview
Age Limit21 years to 40 years
Exam CitiesAcross the Uttar Pradesh
Official Websitehttp://uppsc.up.nic.in/
Exam Helpdesk No.0532 – 2407547, +91 – 8765973668

UPPSC 2023 Exam Date

The UPPSC PCS 2023 Notification has been released by UPPSC on 3rd March 2023. The UPPSC PCS Exam Date 2023 has been released along with the complete exam schedule. The other important dates related to Online Applications and exam dates are given below. However, given below are tentative dates for UPPSC 2023 PCS exam:

UPPSC PCS 2023 EventsDate
UPPSC PCS 2023 Notification released on3rd March 2023
UPPSC PCS 2023 Application Form starts on3rd March 2023
UPPSC PCS 2023 Application Form ends on10th April 2023
Last Date for Making Fee Payment06th April 2023
UPPSC Prelims Admit Card 202302nd May 2023
UPPSC PCS 2023 Prelims Exam Date14th May 2023
UPPSC Prelims Result 202326th June 2023
UPPSC Mains Admit Card 202318th September 2023
UPPSC PCS 2023 Mains Exam Date26th to 29th September 2023

UPPSC PCS 2023 Mains Admit Card Out

Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission(UPPSC) has released the UP PCS Mains Admit Card. The candidates who qualify in uppsc prelims exam can download the UPPSC PSC Mians Admit Card 2023. The qualified candidates are eligible to appear for UPPSC PCS 2023 Mains Exam which is scheduled from 26th to 29th September 2023.

UPPSC PCS Mains Admit Card Out- Click to Download

UPPSC PCS Vacancy 2023

UPPSC has announced the UP PCS vacancies along with the Official UPPSC notification pdf. Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission (UPPSC) has introduced 254 vacancies for the UP PCS 2023 exam. Last year, the vacancies for the Combined State Services Examination were 250. 

The list of posts under the UPPSC PCS 2023 examination is given below:

  1. Sub Registrar, Assistant Prosecuting Officer (Transport)
  2. District Basik Shiksha Adhikari / Associate DIOS and Other equivalent administrative posts, District Administrative Office
  3. District Audit Officer (Revenue Audit)
  4. Assistant Controller Legal Measurement (Grade-I) / Assistant Controller Legal Measurement (Grade-II)
  5. Senior Lecturer, DIET
  6. Chemist
  7. Officer on Special Duty (Computer)
  8. District Can Officer, UP Agriculture Service Group B (Development Branch)
  9. Labour Enforcement Officer
  10. Management Officer/Manager (Estate Department)
  11. Technical Assistant
  12. Tax Assessment Officer

UPPSC 2023 Application Form

The online application process for UPPSC PCS 2023 exam is to be conducted in online mode only, not offline mode this time. The registration dates for UPPSC 2023 Exam have been announced with UPPSC Notification 2023. The commission has started accepting online applications from 03rd March 2023 onwards. All candidates can apply online for this exam by clicking on the link mentioned below on or before 06th April 2023.

UPPSC PCS 2023 Online Application Form Link

UPPSC PCS 2023 Application Fee

In the ON-LINE Application process, after completing the procedure of the first stage, Category wise prescribed examination fee is to be deposited as per instructions provided in the second stage. The category-wise online application fee for UP PCS and Assistant Conservator of Forest (A.C.F.) / Range Forest Officer (R.F.O.) Services Examination - 2023 is mentioned below:

Category Fee
General/ OBC / Economically weaker sectionsExam fee Rs. 100/- + On-line processing fee Rs. 25/-, Total = Rs. 125/-
SC/STExam fee Rs. 40/- + On-line processing fee Rs. 25/-, Total = Rs. 65/-
Differently Abled Person Exam fee NIL+ On-line processing fee Rs. 25/- Total = Rs. 25/-
Ex-ServicemanExam fee Rs. 40/- + On-line processing fee Rs. 25/- Total = Rs. 65/- 
Dependents of the Freedom Fighters/WomenAccording to their original category

Steps to Apply for UPPSC 2023 Application Form 

The candidates have to submit their UPPSC 2023 Application Form to get registered for UPPSC 2023 Exam. Follow the below steps for filling the application form for UP PCS 2023. 

Step-1 Visit the UPPSC official website - uppsc.up.nic.in.

Step-2 Under the heading Activity Dashboard, search for the Uttar Pradesh Combined State/Upper Subordinate 2023 apply link.

Step-3 Click on the Apply Online link.

Step-4 A new window will be opened on the screen, there select the UPPSC PCS 2023 exam and press the Apply button.

Step-5 First complete the UPPSC PCS registration process by providing the relevant details.

Step-6 Now pay the requisite application fee.

Step-7 Fill in any other relevant detail if required.

Step-8 Upload the scanned UPPSC PCS images.

Step-9 Press submit to successfully complete the UPPSC PCS application form 2023.

Step-10 Take a printout of the same for future reference.

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UPPSC 2023 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must apply after reading the eligibility criteria to appear in the UPPCS PCS 2023 exam: Here are the broad pointers:

Educational Qualifications for UP PCS

For the posts included in the Combined State/Upper Subordinate Services Examination, the candidates must possess Bachelors Degree of any recognised University or equivalent qualification up to the last date for receipt of application. The post wise educational qualification is given below:

S. NoName of the PostEssential Qualification
1Sub Registrar, Assistant Prosecuting Officer (Transport)Law Graduate
2Assistant Labour CommissionerPost Graduate Degree in Economics / Sociology / Commerce / Law / Labour relation / Labour welfare / Labour Law / Social work / Social welfare / Trade Management / Personnel Management.
3Assistant Controller legal Measurement (Grade-II)

(1) (A) From a University established by law in India, or

(B) From any institution other than a University recognized or declared to be a University under any law, or

(C) Degree in science with physics or mechanical engineering as one of the subjects from a foreign university recognized by the Central Government ; and

(2) Working knowledge of Hindi written in Devanagiri Script.

4Law Officer

A Candidate for direct recruitment to the post of Law Officer must possess the following qualifications:-

(i) Bachelor’s Degree in Law from a University established by law in India.

(ii) Registration in the concerned Bar Council or the affiliated Bar Association recognised by the Bar Council of India and two years practice experience certificate
issued/Certified by Bar Council/Bar Association.

5Technical Assistant (Geology)

Essential Qualification:-

(I) A master's degree with at least 50 percent mark’s in Geology or Applied Geology or Diploma in Applied Geology from Indian School of Mines and Applied Geology, Dhanbad.

(ii) Preferential :- Research experience or field training conducted by Geological Survey of India

6Technical Assistant (Geophysics)Post graduate degree with at least 50 percent mark’s in Geophysics, Applied Geophysics, Geology or applied Geology (with physics, Mathematics at the B.Sc. level) from a university established by law in India.
7Tax Assessment OfficerGraduation Degree in Commerce or Economics with 55% marks from a university recognized by Law in India.

Age Limit for UP PCS (as on 01/07/2023)

Candidates must have attained the age of 21 years and must not have crossed the age of 40 years on July 1, 2023. The candidates must not be born before 02 July 1983 and after 01 July 2002. 

Minimum Age21 years
Maximum Age40 years

The age relaxation for the reserved category candidates is provided below:

CategoryAge RelaxationMaximum Age Limit
OBC5 years43 years
SC5 years45 years
ST5 years45 years
PwD15 years55 years

Physical Qualification for UPPSC PCS

For D.S.P

CategoryHeightChest (cm)
For Male candidates only General, OBC and SC1658489
For Male candidates only ST1607984
For Female candidates only General, OBC and SC152--
For Female candidates only ST147
Minimum weight for female candidates of all category40 kg

For District Commandant Home Guards 

CategoryHeightChest (cm)
For Male candidates 1658489
For Female candidates1507984
For the candidates of ST and Male Candidates of Kumayun and Gadhwal Divisions.1608489

For Superintendent of Jail

Vision- 6/6

CategoryHeightChest (cm)
For All candidates 16881.3 cm86.3 cm
For candidates of kumayun and Gadhwal Divisions163

For Excise Inspector

CategoryHeightChest (cm)
For Male candidates 16781.2 cm86.2 cm
For Female Candidates (SC/ST)147--
For other female candidates152

For Deputy Jailor

CategoryHeightChest (cm)
For Male candidates 16881.3 cm86.3 cm
For Male candidates of ST160  
For Female Candidates 152Weight 45 to 58 kg
For Female candidates of ST147 

UPPSC 2023 Selection Procedure

The UPPSC prelims and mains exam for UP PCS 2023 will be conducted offline across the state. The UPPSC 2023 PCS selection procedure has 3 stages:

1. Prelims (Objective/ MCQ)

2. Mains (Written)

3. Personality Test (Interview)

UPPSC 2023 Exam Pattern

The UPPSC PCS exam is a three-stage exam and the candidates need to appear in the UPPSC PCS prelims exam followed by the mains exam & Interview (Personality Test). The prelims exam is an objective type exam comprising two question papers.

UPPSC 2023 Prelims Exam Pattern

  1. The Prelims exam of UPPSC PCS 2023 is an offline mode of examination having 2 papers in different shifts.
  2. The total marks allotted for each paper is 200 and the total time allotted for the completion of each Paper of Prelims exam is 2 hours.
  3. The total number of questions in Paper-1 (General Studies I) are 150 while Paper-2 is of 100 marks.
PaperTotal QuestionsMarksDuration
Paper-1 – General Studies I150200 marks2 Hours
Paper-2 – General Studies II (CSAT)
Qualifying in Nature
100200 marks2 Hours

Important Points:

1. Paper II of the Preliminary Examination will be a qualifying paper with minimum qualifying marks fixed at 33%.

2. It is mandatory for the Candidates to appear in both the papers of the Preliminary Examination.

3. The merit of the Candidates will be determined on the basis of marks obtained in Paper-I of the Preliminary Examination.

UPPSC 2023 Mains Exam Pattern

The UPPSC PCS mains written examination will consist of six compulsory and two optional Papers. The time allotted for each paper is 3 hours. The Pattern & and syllabus for the main examination is provided below:

Paper NameMarksTime Duration
General Hindi1503 Hours
Essay1503 Hours
General Studies – I2003 Hours
General Studies – II2003 Hours
General Studies – III2003 Hours
General Studies – IV2003 Hours
Optional Subject – Paper I2003 Hours
Optional Subject – Paper II2003 Hours

Personality Test (Interview)

The Personality Test (VIVA-VOCE) will constitute 100 marks. The test will relate to the matter of general interest keeping the matter of academic interest in view and for general awareness, intelligence, character, expression power/personality, general suitability for the service, some general knowledge questions and current topics.

UPPCS 2023 Syllabus

The syllabus for the UPPSC PCS exam has been released along with its official notification. The syllabus summary is given below for the Preliminary & mains examinations.

UPPSC 2023 Prelims Syllabus

* Current events of national and international importance.
* History of India and Indian National Movement.
* India and World Geography - Physical, Social, Economic geography of India and the World.
* Indian Polity and Governance - Constitution, Political System, Panchayati Raj, Public Policy, Rights Issues etc.
* Economic and Social Development - Sustainable Development, Poverty Inclusion, Demographics, Social Sector Initiatives, etc.
* General Issues on Environmental ecology, Bio-diversity and Climate Change- that do not require subject specialization.
* General Science

UPPSC 2023 Mains Syllabus

* Comprehension. 
* Interpersonal skills including communication skills. 
* Logical reasoning and analytical ability. 
* Decision-making and problem-solving. 
* General mental ability 
* Elementary Mathematics up to ClassX level-Arithmetic, Algebra, Geometry and Statistics. 
* General English upto Class X level. 
* General Hindi upto Class X level.

The detailed syllabus page link for the Prelims and Mains examination is given below:

Check UPPSC PCS Syllabus 2023 in Detail

UPPSC Prelims Question Paper PDFs- Click to Download

UPPCS 2023 Salary/ Pay Scale

The pay scale of all posts under the combined state services is Rs. 9300-34800 Grade Pay Rs 4600/- (except Naib Tehsildar whose grade pay is Rs. 4200/-) to Rs. 15600-39100/- Grade Pay Rs. 5400/-

Under the Assistant Conservator of Forest / Range Forest Officer Services Examination the Pay-Scale, grade pay and status of Post are given as below:

Assistant Conservator of Forest- Rs.15600/- to Rs.39100/-, Grade Pay- Rs.5400/-, (Level 10 in the pay matrix Group) Group “B”, Gazetted.

Range Forest Officer Services Examination- Rs.9300/- to Rs.34800/-, Grade Pay – Rs.4800/-, (Level 8 pay matrix 47600 – 151100) Group “B”, Gazetted.

UPPSC 2023 Admit Card

Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission has released UPPSC 2023 Admit Card separately for Prelims, Mains, and interview round. The candidates have to download UPPSC Admit Card 2023 through online mode only from the official website www.uppsc.gov.in. 

UPPSC Prelims Admit Card 2023- Click to Check

UPPCS 2023 Answer Key

Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission also issues UPPSC PCS answer key for the prelims exam within one month of the exam. The candidates can check their answers and can raise objections to wrong answers in the provisional answer key at the official website of UPPCS.

UPPSC PCS 2023 Answer Key Details

UPPCS 2023 Result

The commission will release the result for each and every stage of the exam on the official website of UPPSC @https://uppsc.up.nic.in/. The prelims result will be released announcing the candidates to be shortlisted for Mains Exam. The final result will be based on UPPSC Mains & Interview Round. 

UPPSC PCS 2023 Result Details

UPPCS Exam Date 2023- FAQs

Ans. UPPSC PCS 2023 Mains Exam Date is from 26th to 29th September 2023.

Ans. No, UPPSC PCS exam is conducted in offline mode (pen-and-paper based test).

Ans. A total of 254 vacancies has been released under UPPSC PCS 2023.

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