The Jharkhand Public Service Commission (JPSC) conducts recruitment exams for Group A posts in the Jharkhand State Bureaucracy. The Gazetted Probationers exam is one such exam through which Group A officers are recruited in Jharkhand Civil Services. This article lists down the complete eligibility criteria of the JPSC administrative exam 2020-21.
For complete details on Jharkhand Combined Civil Service Exam, candidates can check the linked article.
JPSC exam is conducted in 3 stages:
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JPSC exam is modelled on the lines of the IAS Exam, conducted by the Union Public Service Commission. Candidates may check the UPSC Eligibility Criteria here.
JPSC Age Limit
JPSC Eligibility criteria – The main criteria are that the candidate has to be a citizen of India.
JPSC age limit for Combined Civil Service Exam will be considered as per the given below date and year
- Minimum age as per 1st August 2021
- Maximum age as per 1st August 2013
Refer to the below table for more details on the JPSC Age limit.
JPSC notification lists age limit for different categories/posts in the JPSC exam eligibility
|Category||JPSC Age Limit|
|Backward class I and II||
|SC/ST (For both male and female)||
|Women (General/Backward Class)||
JPSC Minimum age criteria for different services
|Category of Service||Minimum Age|
|Jharkhand Information Service||22 years|
|Jharkhand Administrative Service||21 years|
|Jharkhand Social Security Service||21 years|
|Jharkhand Financial Service||21 years|
|Jharkhand Education Service (Class-II)||21 years|
|Jharkhand Planning Service||21 years|
|Jharkhand Cooperative Service||21 years|
|Jharkhand Police Service||20 years|
For JPSC Preparation, follow the linked article.
For official notification on JPSC age limit criteria, candidates can refer below
JPSC Educational Qualification (Jharkhand Public Service Commission)
- Candidates must hold a Bachelors’ Degree from any recognized university or equivalent qualification.
Candidates can refer below for official notification on educational qualification
Important dates for JPSC 2016 exams
JPSC 7,8,9 exams have been cancelled. The last examination that took place was JPSC 2016. The details are mentioned below:
|JPSC 6 (2016)Prelims Exam||December 18, 2016|
|Result of JPSC 6 Prelims Exam||Multiple times revised results were published due to reported controversies and High Court cases|
|JPSC 6 (2016) Mains Exam||28th January 2019 to 1st February 2019 (was postponed due to cases filed at Jharkhand High Court by the candidates against JPSC)|
|JPSC Mains Exam result||Results will be published by JPSC only after Honourable High Court of Jharkhand gives the permission|
|Date of interview||4th Feb 2020 to 16th Feb 2020|
|JPSC Exam results||21st April 2020|
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