UPPCL Recruitment 2022

Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Limited (UPPCL) Exam is conducted to recruit candidates for various posts in the state-owned electricity generation and distribution company. The company has recently announced the UPPCL recruitment news for 2022 on its official website.

A total of 113 vacancies have been announced for this year’s exam covering various Electrical, ECE, and CS/IT posts. If you are willing to attempt the exam, go through the following UPPCL recruitment details and kickstart your preparation.

Apart from the UP Power Corporation exam, candidates can also get details about the major government exams in the country, and learn about the important exam dates, online application, eligibility and more.

UPPCL Notification PDF 2022

UPPCL Latest Recruitment News

As of January 2022, 113 Assistant Engineer vacancies have been brought up on the official website of the UPPCL. The last date for the online registration process is 31st January 2022. The vacancy details are stated below:


Total Vacancies

Assistant Engineer (Trainee) (Electrical/Power)


Assistant Engineer (Trainee) (Computer Science)


Assistant Engineer (Trainee) (Electronics and Telecommunications)


Exam Pattern for the UPPCL Assistant Engineer (AE) Exams

Total Time: 2 hours



Number of Questions

Electrical Engineering



Logical Reasoning






General Hindi






Syllabus for Recruitment in UPPCL

The UPPCL online recruitment process for the post of Assistant Engineer will follow the 2021 syllabus patterns. The syllabus as per various categories is stated below:



Electrical Engineering

  • Power Electronics and Drives
  • Electromagnetic Theory
  • Power System Protection
  • Network Analysis
  • Power System Analysis and Control
  • Electronics Devices
  • Power Systems
  • Control Systems
  • Switchgear and Protection
  • Electrical Instrumentation
  • Analog and Digital Electronics
  • Electrical Machines
  • Utilization of Electrical Energy

Computer Science

  • Computer Networks
  • Programming and Data Structures
  • Compiler Design
  • Theory of Computation
  • Computer Organization and Architecture
  • Computer Science and Information Technology

Electronics and Telecommunications Engineer

  • Analog Electronic Circuits
  • Physical Electronics
  • Signal and Systems
  • Electronic Measurement and Instrumentation
  • Microwave Engineering
  • Digital Electronic Circuits
  • Electromagnetic Theory
  • Materials and Components
  • Communication System
  • Network Theory

Apart from these, the syllabi for Logical Reasoning, Qualitative Aptitude, General Awareness, and Hindi Language can be availed from the official website of the UPPCL.

UPPCL New Recruitment Rules for AE Exams

Selection Process

There will be two steps in the selection process. These are

  1. Computer-Based Test
  2. Interview

Marking Pattern

  1. Questions will be in MCQ (Multiple choice questions) format.
  2. 1 mark for each correct answer.
  3. 0.25 negative marking for each incorrect answer.

Eligibility Criteria

The UPPCL recruitment age limit for AE posts will differ in age relaxation based on reserved categories. The minimum age to apply for an AE post is 21, whereas the maximum age is 40. The age relaxation classifications are stated below:


Age Relaxation

OBC (Non-creamy layer)/ ST/ SC of Uttar Pradesh Domicile

5 years

Dependents of the Freedom Fighters of Uttar Pradesh Domicile

5 years

Physically handicapped of Uttar Pradesh Domicile

15 years

The educational qualifications for the various AE posts are stated below:


Educational Qualification

Assistant Engineer (Trainee) (Electrical/Power)

Graduate Degree of Electrical Engineering from any government recognized institute.

Assistant Engineer (Trainee) (CS/ IT)

Graduate Degree of Computer Science / Information Engineering from any government recognized institute.

Assistant Engineer (Trainee) (Electronics and Telecommunications)

Graduate Degree of Electronics Engineering or Communication Engineering or having a mixed discipline from any government recognized institute.

Admit Card for UPPCL Exam

The 2022 UPPCL recruitment guidelines have stated that admit cards for the AE exams will be made available online. Candidates will have to download their Admit Cards from the official website of the UPPCL.

The UPPCL Recruitment 2021 covered various other posts like Assistant Accountant, Stenographer, Clerk, Technician, and Office Assistant. The 2022 recruitment details for these posts will be announced shortly on the official website of the UPPCL. You can watch this space for further updates.

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Frequently Asked Questions on UPPCL Recruitment

What is the salary for a UPPCL Assistant Engineer?

The salary of a UPPCL Assistant Engineer will follow the pay matrix-10 having a minimum basic pay of Rs 59,500. The salary will differ according to various AE post differences.

How to submit the application fee for UPPCL AE recruitment exams?

The candidates will have to submit the application fee online. This will be a part of the online application process.

What are the usual job locations for the AE candidates under UPPCL?

Once the candidates are recruited, they will be placed within Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh. The UPPCL recruitment programme covers the UP Domicile.

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