UPPSC PCS 2022: Prelims, Mains, Admit Card, Exam Date, Syllabus, & Latest News

UPPSC Notification 2022 @uppsc.up.nic.in. A total of 250 posts were released. details here – Vacancy, Dates, Eligibility Criteria, Syllabus, Results. – uppsc-pcs-2022-exam

UPPSC 2022 admit card has been released by the Commission online. Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission (UPPSC) will conduct the UPPSC Prelims exam 2022 on June 12 across the state in offline mode. 

  • UPPSC admit card 2022 will be required to appear in the exam. 
  • The candidates are advised to carry two physical printouts of the UPPSC 2022 admit card to the exam center. 
  • The exam will take place in two shifts. 

UPPSC PCS 2022 notification was released on March 16, 2022. The notification was issued for 250 vacancies. The UPPSC PCS mains exam 2022 will be conducted from September 27.

UPPSC – Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission

UPPSC PCS 2022
Official Site: uppsc.up.nic.in

The Uttar Pradesh Combined State/Upper Subordinate Exam is a popular name for the exam conducted by the Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission (UPPSC). A UPPSE exam is conducted to recruit state government employees in the provincial civil service and other state services. They usually work in departments such as police, land records, revenue, general administration, etc.

UPPSC Latest Updates:

  • UPPSC notification pdf 
  • June 12: UPPSC PCS 2022 Prelim exam has been held.
  • June 2: UPPSC UPPSE admit card 2022 has been released.
  • 16 March: UPPSC 2022 Notification has been released for 250 vacancies.

    Check here steps and get the direct link to download UPPSC admit card 2022

UPPSC Exam Highlights

Exam NameUttar Pradesh Combined/Upper Subordinate Exam (UPPSC)
Conducting BodyUPPSC – State Public Service
Exam LevelState Level
Exam FrequencyOnce a year
Exam ModeOffline
Vacancies250
LanguageEnglish and Hindi
Exam PurposeTo select the candidates for the state services
No. of Applicants6.5 lakh plus (approx.)
No. of Applicants Appeared in the exam3.2 lakh (approx.)
No. of Test CentersAcross the state
Official Websitehttp://uppsc.up.nic.in/

Admit Card

UPPSC has released the UPPSC admit card on its official website on 1 June 2022 for the Prelims exam. The admit card will be the essential document to secure entry to the exam center. The candidates can download the UP PCS admit card from the link that is given below here.

Download UPPSC Admit Card 2022

Eligibility Criteria

The candidates should check all the eligibility conditions before filling out the UPPSC PCS 2022 application form. The uppsc may cancel the candidature of any candidates at any given stage of recruitment. The eligibility criteria for the UPPSC Exam are given below.

Educational Qualification

The candidate must be a graduate to sit in the UPPSC PCS exam 2022. Those candidates who are in the final year of their graduation degree exam can also appear in the exam, but they must submit their final year mark sheet with their UPPSC main exam Detailed Application Form (DAF).

Candidates with any degree can fill out the UPPSC application and can appear in the PCS exam. Besides, there are some specific educational qualifications criteria required for some posts. The details are given below.

UPPSC PCS Posts Details: Educational Qualifications.pdf

The above posts are the exhaustive list. Some of the posts are not included in the notification.

UPPSC PCS 2022 Age limit

The common age limit for all the positions is:

Minimum Age limit- 21 years
Maximum Age Limit – 40 years on July 1

The age relaxation provided for the reserved category candidates is:

Category   Age relaxation providedMaximum Age Limit
OBC5 years43 years
SC5 years45 years
ST5 years45 years
PwD15 years55 years

Read in Detail: UPPSC 2022 eligibility criteria

UPPCS 2022 Dates

The dates greatly influence exam preparation. The candidates prepare for multiple exams at the same time, hence dates play a crucial role in planning their preparation. Following are the key UPPSC dates.

EventsImportant Dates
UPPSC PCS 2022 Notification16-Mar-2022
UPPSC PCS application closes16-Apr-2022
UPPSC PCS 2022 prelims admit card02-Jun-2022
UPPSC PCS 2022 prelims exam12-Jun-2022
UPPSC PCS 2022 prelims answer key13-Jun-2022
UPPSC PCS 2022 prelims resultJuly 2022
UPPSC PCS 2022 main exam27-Sep-2022
UPPSC PCS main exam resultDecember 2022
UPPSC PCS InterviewJanuary 2023
UPPSC PCS ResultFebruary 2023

UPPCS Selection Process

The UPPSC conducts the exam on the pattern of the UPSC IAS Exam. The UPPSC exam has three stages of the selection process and the candidates must pass all three stages of the UPPSC exam to qualify for the exam. The stages of the selection process are given below.

1. Prelims Exam
2. Main Exam (written)
3. Interview

The commission issues the UPPSC PCS answer key for the prelims exam. Candidates can check their answers on the answer key.

See here: UPPSC Selection Process in detail

1. UPPSC Prelims (MCQs) Exam
The prelims exam is the first stage of the UPPSC selection process. UPPSC conducts the prelims exam across the state offline, and around eight lakh candidates appear in this exam. This year, the UPPSC UPPSC prelims question paper did not align with the previous year’s papers.

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2. UPPSC Main (written) Exam

UPPSC conducts the UPPSC main exam on the pattern of the UPSC Main (written) exam. The UPPSC UPPSC main exam pattern can be summarised as follows:

Paper NameMarks
General Hindi150
Essay150
General Studies – I200
General Studies – II200
General Studies – III200
General Studies – IV200
Optional Subject – Paper I200
Optional Subject – Paper II200
Total1500

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Personality Test

The personality test is the last stage of the UPPSC UPPSC exam. The commission assigned 100 marks to the personality test, making it an important factor in deciding the final rank. The personality test is based on current events and the Detail Application Form (DAF) filled out at the time of the main exam. 

The UPPSC conducts the personality test in the commission’s office premises and the candidates need to report to Prayagraj for the personality test. 

After the personality test, the UPPSC results will be declared and Done.

UPPSC Syllabus

UPPSC syllabus is available in the official notification. The candidates should refer to the syllabus and prepare each of the topics given in the syllabus. The candidates need to understand the exam because the syllabus explains the extent of the examination and its preparation. Candidates must know the UPPSC Syllabus to prepare for the exam. 

CheckUPPSC Syllabus .pdf

UPPSC Exam Pattern

UPPSC follows the same exam pattern as followed by the UPSC. The UPPSC UPPCS exam is a three-stage exam comprising 

  1. Prelims
  2. Main (written)
  3. Main (interview)

Here is the complete UPPSC exam pattern in detail.

UPPSC PCS Exam Analysis 

Due to two reasons, the UPPSC Exam will take a completely different direction after 2018. The UPPSC had introduced negative marking in the UPPSC Prelims exam and changed the UPPCS main exam pattern also. This changed the whole structure of the UPPCS exam. The UPSC exam analysis helps the candidate prepare for the exam more effectively. It summarizes the key components of the exam and question paper.

UPPSC Question Paper

UPPSC paper PDFs for Prelims and Mains are available for download. You need to analyze your performance after you have solved the UPPSC question papers of previous years. This enables you to determine where you focus and how to improve.  

UPPSC Question Paper SetDownload Link
GS Paper 1Download PDF
CSAT Paper 2Download PDF

UPPSC 2022 + Previous Year Question Papers: Download PDF of Prelims and Mains

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UPPCS Answer Key 2022

UPPSC will release the prelims answer key on the very next day of the exam. UPPCS prelims answer key is expected to be released on June 13 after the prelims exam. The Commission will invite objections from the candidates to suggest the corrections (if any) in the question or the answer provided by the Commission.

UPPSC Answer KeyDownload Answer Key (BYJU’S)Download Answer Key (Official)
GS & CSAT PaperDownload PDFTo be updated

Check also: 

UPPCS Result 2022

To be Updated.

ResultsImportant Dates
UPPSC PCS 2022 prelims exam12-Jun-2022
UPPSC PCS 2022 prelims answer key13-Jun-2022
UPPSC PCS 2022 prelims resultJuly 2022
UPPSC PCS 2022 main exam27-Sep-2022
UPPSC PCS main exam resultDecember 2022
UPPSC PCS InterviewJanuary 2023
UPPSC PCS ResultFebruary 2023

UPPSC Expected Cut-Off 2022

PaperNumber of QuestionsCorrect answer marksIncorrect answer marks
GS11501.330.44
GS210020.66

UPPSC expected cut-off* marks for each category of candidates for the exam held on 12 June 2022. You can check the UPPSC expected cut-off below for all the categories of candidates. The cut-off is decided based on factors such as the difficulty level of the paper, total number of vacancies, number of candidates appearing for the exam, and so on.

Category wiseExpected* Cut Off
General125
OBC120
SC105
ST82

CheckUPPSC Answer Key

UPPSC Vacancies 2022

The number of vacancies in the UPPSC PCS 2022 notification was 250 but it will increase because the requisition received from various departments is not yet available.

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