UPPSC Exam Centre

The UPPSC conducts exams to fill vacancies in the administration posts of the Uttar Pradesh State Administration.

In the process of applying for the UPPSC Exam, candidates have the option of choosing the exam centre. They must carefully choose the exam centres as further changes cannot be made once the application has been made.

Hence this article will give details about the location of the exam centres and the tentative venues. Do note that sometimes  the venues can be changed at the discretion of the UP Public Service Commission.

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In case of such changes candidates can watch this space for any changes in the exam centres for the UPPSC Exam

Candidates preparing for the Government Exams can find the following like useful

List of Exam Centres for UPPSC Exam

The locations and the tentative venues of the exam centres for UPPSC is given in the table below:

UPPSC  Exam Centres
Agra Ghaziabad Meerut
Aligarh Gorakhpur Mirzapur
Ayodhya Jaunpur Moradabad
Azamgarh Jhansi Prayagraj
Barabanki Kanpur Nagar Rae Bareli
Bareilly Lucknow Sitapur
Gautam Buddha Nagar Mathura Varanasi

*The Exam Centre for mains are only located in two places:

  • Lucknow
  • Prayagraj

Guidelines for UPPSC Exam Centres:

  • Candidates must read all the instructions mentioned on the UPPSC PCS 2023 admit card.
  • The use of masks is important at the UPPSC PCS 2023 exam centre to avoid getting infected with any infections.
  • Make sure the credentials to be used for downloading the admit card is the same as those used for filling the application form.
  • It is recommended that students must reach the test centre at least 90 minutes before to maintain the social distance guidelines at the examination centre.
  • The proper sanitization and temperature check will be done before entering the examination premises.

Frequently Asked Question about UPPSC Exam Centre


What should be kept in mind when selecting a UPPSC Exam Centre?

Candidates need to travel a lot for giving the test, sometimes to the farthest corner of the state. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, candidates can choose a centre that is nearer to their houses. The UPPSC PCS admit card is released two weeks before the exam where the centre of examination is mentioned.

How are Centres allotted in UPPSC?

The UPPSC PCS 2021 exam centres are allotted to candidates based on the address provided by the candidate in the UPPSC PCS application form 2021. The Commission reserves the right for centre allocation and once a UPPSC exam centre is assigned no request to change the same will be entertained by the UPPSC.

Can Candidates change their Exam Centres for UPPSC?

No. Once the selection is made the exam centre cannot be changed in UPPSC.

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.

Related Links

UPPSC PCS Prelims 2021 result UPPSC Syllabus
Current Affairs UPPSC Notifications
UPPSC PCS Preparation UPPSC PCS Admit Card
UPPSC Calendar UPPSC Eligibility



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