JKPSC Eligibility Criteria 2022: Age Limit, Qualification, Domicile,�Physical Standards, Attempts

JKPSC Eligibility Criteria 2022: Age Limit, Qualification, Domicile,�Physical Standards, Attempts

BySATISH KUMAR GUPTA  |  Updated on: Mar 11, 2021
Candidates applying for JKPSC 2021 recruitment, can check the J&K PCS 2021 notification PDF, exam date, vacancy, salary, eligibility, selection process, and other important details here.

Who can apply for JKPSC PCS Exam 2021?

JKPSC PCS Eligibility 2021 is released and set by Jammu and Kashmir Public Service Commission. Candidates must check the detailed JKPSC PCS Eligibility 2021 before applying online. JKPSC has started the online application process for the JKPSC Combined Competitive Exam 2021 from 11 March 2021. Read further to know the eligibility criteria before applying for the examination. 

JKPSC PCS Apply Online 2021

JKPSC PCS 2020 notification has been released by the Jammu Kashmir Public Service Commission for 187 vacancies in various posts like J&K Administrative service J&K Police Service etc in the State Services. Online applications have started from 11 March 2021 on the official website(http://jkpsc.nic.in/) of the commission and will continue until 12 April 2021. In this article, you will learn about the examination pattern and eligibility criteria for JKPSC CCE 2021.

Download JKPSC 2021 Official Notification


The eligibility criteria for JKPSC 2021 Recruitment is as follows. You must fulfil the following given eligibility to apply for the JKPSC Prelims 2021 exam.

JKPSC Educational Qualification

  • You must be a Graduate in any discipline from a recognized university in India or a foreign university declared by Government in consultation with the Commission to be equivalent to a degree of a recognized university.
  • If you have appeared for your Bachelor’s Degree examination in 2021, then you must provide proof that you had fully appeared for the said examination on or before the last date of filling the JKPSC Application form 2021 for the Prelims. You should have also passed your Graduation at the time of filling up the JKPSC Mains Application form.

JKPSC Age Limit

The age limit for the JKPSC 2021 Recruitment as of 1.1.2021 is as follows.


Age Limit

Not born after

Not born after

Open Merit Rank




Reserved Category and in service candidates




Physically Challenged candidates




Domicile to Apply for Jammu and Kashmir PSC Exam

All the candidates who are applying for the J&K PSC 2021 Recruitment, must ensure that you are domicile of Jammu and Kashmir. You should also hold a domicile certificate issued by the competent authority in the prescribed format as on 12.04.2021.

Number of Attempts for JKPSC 

An attempt in the JKPSC Preliminary Exam is also deemed as an attempt. 

  • Every candidate appearing for the JKPSC CCE Exam shall be given a total of 6 attempts. 
  • However, the restriction on the number of attempts is not applicable for the candidates who belong to the Scheduled Castes/Scheduled Tribes.
  • Candidates who belong to the RBA, Social Castes and ALC are given 9 attempts.

Physical Standards Requirement for JKPSC

Body Measurements

For Males

For Females


165 cm

150 cm

Chest Girth (min)

84 cm

79 cm


5 cm

5 cm


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