UPPSC Age Limit

The UPPSC conducts exams to fill vacancies in the administration posts of the Uttar Pradesh Stated Administrative services. The UPPSC PCS 2023 form was released online only on the official website of UPPSC – https://uppsc.up.nic.in/ on March 3, 2023. The candidates should check all the details related to the UPPCS 2023 notification and application. The Commission notified 173 vacancies for the exam instead of 167 (released earlier). 

For its Provincial Civil Services Examinations (PCS), the Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission has set a certain age limit for its candidates. It is one of many eligibility criteria for the UPPSC Exam.Daily News

This article will give details about the age limit for the UPPSC Exam.

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Age Limit for UPPSC Exam 2023-2024

The minimum age for UPPSC PCS Exam is 21 years and maximum age is 40 years as of July 1st (Year of the exam)

*The age limit is for all posts For the Combined State/Upper Subordinate Services Examination and Assistant Conservator of Forest/ Range Forest Officer Services.

The UP Public Service Commission has also permitted age relaxation for certain categories of students. The details of the age relaxation are as follows:

UPPSC Age Relaxation 2023-2024

Categories Age Relaxation
SC 5 years age limit relaxation
S.T. 5 years age limit relaxation
OBC 5 years age limit relaxation
Skilled players of U.P. of Classified Games 5 years age limit relaxation
State Govt. Employees of U.P. (including Teachers/Staff of Basic Shiksha Parishad and Govt. aided Madhyamik Vidyalayas) 5 years age limit relaxation
Physically Handicapped (PwD) 15 years age limit relaxation
Group- ‘B’ posts for the Emergency Commissioned Officers / Short Service Commissioned Officers / Ex-Army Personnel with experience of 5 years 5 years age limit relaxation

Frequently Asked Question about UPPSC Exam Age Limit


How many attempts are there in UPPSC?

There is no limit for the UPPSC PCS Recruitment. The candidate has to be between 21-40 years of age to attend the examination. The candidate needs to satisfy other eligibility criteria like nationality, minimum qualification.

What is the age limit criteria for UPPSC regarding Army Personnel?

Upper age limit shall also be greater by five years for Group- ‘B’posts for the Emergency Commissioned Officers / Short Service Commissioned Officers / Ex- Army Personnel’s of U.P. who have rendered five years service in the Army, but there shall be no reservation for Group- ‘B’ posts. In case of availability of Group-‘C’ posts in the Examination, the Age relaxation and reservation shall be given according to Rule

To know more about the UPPSC Exam, candidates can refer to the following links. To know more in detail about other PSC Exams, visit the linked article.

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