UPPSC Notification 2020 - PCS Recruitment

The UPPSC notification 2020 for PCS exam was released by the Commission on 21st April 2020. The last date to submit the application for UPPSC Provincial Civil Services Exam was 6th June 2020. UPPSC PCS notification has mentioned 200 vacancies for PCS Exam 2020.

The important dates as per the UPPSC PCS Notification 2020 are:

  • Last Date for the Payment of Fees – June 2, 2020 [Earlier Date – May 18, 2020]
  • Last Date for the Submission of Application Online – June 6, 2020 [Earlier Date – May 21, 2020]
  • UPPSC PCS Prelims 2020 – October 11, 2020
  • UPPSC PCS Mains 2020 – January 22, 2021, onward

UPPSC PCS Notification 2020:-Download PDF Here

UPPSC Notification 2020

PSC Latest Updates:

  • UP Public Service Commission has released the revised UPPSC Calendar 2020 on 9th June.
  • UPPSC PCS Prelims 2020 took place on 11th October; Mains scheduled from 22nd January 2021 onward. The PCS Admit Card for Mains 2020 will be releasing in December 2020.
  • UPPSC PCS Prelims 2019 took place on December 15, 2019; Mains took place from 22nd September to 26th September 2020.
  • UPPSC PCS Mains 2018 result has been declared which candidates can check in the UPPSC Result page.

PCS Recruitment (Year-wise)

UPPSC Notification 2020 has mentioned the important details and dates for the PCS exam.

PCS Exam 2020 Details and Important Dates:

Name of Recruitment Exam UPPSC PCS Exam 2020
Conducted By Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission
UPPSC Notification 2020 21-04-2020
Vacancy 200
Last Date of Receipt of Application 06-06-2020
UPPSC PCS Prelims Date 11-10-2020

UPPSC Notification 2019

Important Dates:

Name of Recruitment Exam UPPSC PCS Exam 2019
Conducted by Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission
UPPSC Notification 2019 October 16, 2019

UPPSC PCS 2019 Notification:- Download PDF Here

Vacancy The commission is recruiting against following vacancies for UPPSC Posts:

UPPSC General Recruitment – 300

UPPSC Special Recruitment – 09

Assistant Forest Conservator – 02

Range Forest Officer – 53

Last Date of Receipt of Application November 13, 2019
Last Date for Receipt of Examination Fee Online in the Bank November 11, 2019
UPPSC Admit Card on the official website November 2019

Note: Aspirants may check UPPSC official website and by clicking under the ‘Candidate Segment,’ they can find options like:

UPPSC PCS 2019 - Admit Card

UPPSC PCS Exam Date (Prelims) December 15, 2019
UPPSC PCS Exam Date (Mains) September 22, 2020

From UPPSC notification 2019, the pay scales (salary) of the posts, Assistant Conservator of Forest and Range Forest Officer are given below:

UPPSC Notification 2019 - Pay Scale

Aspirants preparing for UPPSC 2020, may check UPPSC PCS Preparation article for booklist and strategies.

PCS Exam 2018 Details and Important Dates:

 

Name of Recruitment Exam UPPSC PCS Exam 2018 – Prelims
Conducted by Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission
UPPSC Notification 2018 Released on July 6, 2018

UPPSC Notification 2018:- Download PDF Here

UPPSC Vacancy 831
Last Date for Receipt of Online Application August 6, 2018
UPPSC Admit Card on the official website October 2018
UPPSC Prelims 2018 held on October 28, 2018
UPPSC Prelims Result declared on March 30, 2019
PCS Exam Date 2018 (Mains) October 18, 2019, onwards
UPPSC Mains Result 2018 June 23, 2020
UPPSC Final Result 2018 September 11, 2020

The Mains 2018 was held as per the new PCS exam pattern and UPPSC syllabus. The changes introduced include the provision of negative marking in the Prelims exam (on the lines of UPSC IAS Exam).

Check the new UPPSC Syllabus and PCS Exam Pattern and download PDF of the updated syllabus/exam pattern for 2018 onwards.

The UPPSC has seen its share of controversies in the recent past, especially the PCS Exam 2017. The Prelims answer copies had to be re-evaluated and the candidates got barely a month to prepare for the UPPSC Mains, the results of which were declared on September 07, 2019.

PCS Exam 2017 Details and Important Dates

Name of Recruitment Exam UPPSC PCS Exam 2017 – Prelims
Conducted by Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission
UPPSC Notification 2017 Released on February 2, 2017

Download UPPSC Notification 2017 PDF

UPPSC Vacancy (updated) 677 vacancies
Last Date for Receipt of Online Application March 27, 2017
UPPSC Admit Card on the official website October 2017
UPPSC Prelims 2017 held on October 24, 2017
UPPSC Prelims Result declared on January 19, 2018
PCS Exam Date 2017 (Mains) June 18 – July 6, 2018
UPPSC Mains Result 2017 September 07, 2019

Also, interviews were held in the months of December 2018 and January 2019 for UPPSC PCS Exam 2016. The UPPSC 2016 final result for 633 vacancies was declared in February 2019.

To check the latest notifications, candidates can visit the official UPPSC website and click on the “All Notifications/Advertisements” link.

The advertisement on the site for the Combined State/Upper Subordinate Services (PCS) Examination will have three parts:

  1. User Instructions
  2. View Advertisement
  3. Apply

The PCS application procedure has been made entirely online. The UPPSC online application process for Prelims has 3 stages:

  1. Candidate Registration
  2. Payment of Fee
  3. Photo/Signature upload and Final Submission

Fee for UPPSC online application (PCS Exam – Prelims):

Category Application Fee
General Category / EWS /  OBC Rs 125 (including online processing fee of Rs 25)
SC/ ST Rs 65 (including online processing fee of Rs 25)
Persons with Disabilities Rs 25 (Exempt from exam fee and only the online processing fee of Rs 25)
Ex-Serviceman Rs 65 (including online processing fee of Rs 25)
Dependents of the Freedom Fighters / Women According to their original category

Candidates should note that they have to fill the online application and pay the fee initially for the Prelims exam. If they clear the Prelims stage, then they have to fill another online exam form (Detailed Application Form) and pay the fee.

Fee for UPPSC online application (PCS Exam – Mains):

Category Application Fee
General Category / EWS / OBC / Natives of Other States Rs 225 (including online processing fee of Rs 25)
SC/ ST (Natives of UP) Rs 105 (including online processing fee of Rs 25)
Persons with Disabilities (Natives of UP) Rs 25 (Exempt from exam fee and only the online processing fee of Rs 25)
Ex-Army Personnel (Natives of UP) Rs 105 (including online processing fee of Rs 25)
Dependents of the Freedom Fighters/ Women (Natives of UP) According to their original category

For any queries/issues related to the UPPSC online application procedure, candidates can contact:

Email online.uppsc@nic.in
Phone
  • 0532-2407547 (Prayagraj)
  • +91-8765973668 (Prayagraj)
  • +91-8765973766 (Lucknow)

The Provincial Civil Service Exam (PCS Exam) is held to fill the vacancies in the different departments of the Uttar Pradesh government.

From UPPSC notification 2018, the pay scales (salary) and the various posts are given below:

Pay Scale Grade Pay
Rs 9300 – Rs 34800 Rs 4600
Rs 15600 – Rs 39100 Rs 5400

UPPSC Posts

PCS recruitment is done for the following posts:

UPPSC PCS Posts
Sub Registrar, Assistant Prosecuting Officer (Transport) District Basik Shiksha Adhikari / Associate DIOS and Other equivalent administrative posts, District Administrative Office
District Audit Officer (Revenue Audit) Assistant Controller Legal Measurement (Grade-I)/(Grade-II)
Range Forest Officer Assistant conservator of Forest
Assistant Labour Commissioner District Programme Officer
Senior Lecturer, DIET District Probation Officer
Child Development Project Officer Designated Officer /Food Safety Officer
Statistical Officer Labour Enforcement Officer

Depending on the post, there might be additional qualification criteria or Physical Fitness requirement.

Check the complete Eligibility Criteria for UPPSC PCS Exam (Age Limit, Qualification, Physical Measurements).

UPPSC Exam Centres

The exam centres for PCS Exam (Prelims) are given in the table below:

Agra Barabanki Rae Bareli
Allahabad (Prayagraj) Bareilly Mathura
Azamgarh Gorakhpur Ghaziabad
Ayodhya Kanpur Nagar Sitapur
Lucknow Jhansi Varanasi
Meerut Moradabad Jaunpur
Mirzapur

2 Comments

  1. We want to know the age boundation and what qualifications need of dy collector post

    1. You can find the age limit, qualification and all UPPSC PCS Eligibility Criteria at the linked article.

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