Uttarakhand PCS Exam Pattern 2021 - Check UKPSC Paper Pattern

Uttarakhand PCS Exam Pattern 2021 - Check UKPSC Paper Pattern

ByArpit Kumar Jain  |  Updated on: Jul 16, 2021Uttarakhand Public Service Commission conducts the UKPSC exam fro various Group 1 and Group 2 services. Check here UKPSC PCS 2019 notification, exam date, vacancies, online form, fee, eligibility, exam pattern syllabus, salary and more for exam preparation.
Uttarakhand Public Service Commission conducts the UKPSC exam fro various Group 1 and Group 2 services. Check here UKPSC PCS 2019 notification, exam date, vacancies, online form, fee, eligibility, exam pattern syllabus, salary and more for exam preparation.
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UKPSC PCS Exam Pattern 2021

The Uttarakhand Public Service Commission (UKPSC) is released the revised UKPSC PCS Exam Pattern on the official website @ukpsc.gov.in. All candidates who are interested in the exam and are planning to apply online for the state civil services must check the latest exam pattern to start their preparation. The commission conducts the examinations for various Grade A and Grade B posts. The UKPCS PCS exam is the most important exam among the Uttarakhand aspirants. UKPSC aims to fill vacancies for the posts of Deputy Collector, DSP, District Minority Welfare Officer, and Jail superintendent, etc.

The exam is divided into three phases. The first phase is prelims which have 2 papers. The second phase is very important, it decides the merit of the exam. The second phase exam has three papers. Last but not the least is the Interview test. It is conducted for a hand full of candidates.

Highlights of UKPSC Exam Pattern 2021

The highlights of the UKPSC PCS exam pattern are described here. Check the important points below:

UKPSC PCS Exam Pattern 2021

Organization

Uttarakhand Public Services Commission (UKPSC)

Category

Exam Pattern

Total Marks

  • Prelims: 300 marks
  • Mains: 1500 marks

Time Duration

  • Prelims: 2 Hours for each paper
  • Mains: 3 Hours for each paper

Exam Date

To be notified

Official Website

http://ukpsc.gov.in/

Check UKPSC PCS Notification 2021

UKPSC PCS Selection Process 2021

UKPSC has three rounds of the selection process. The UKPSC PCS Selection Process starts with the online application. After successfully submitting the UKPSC online application candidates will be called for the Prelims exam. UKPSC prelims qualified candidates will be called for the Mains exam. The last stage of the selection process is Interview. The various stages of the UKPSC PCS selection process involve: 

  • Phase I: Preliminary Exam
  • Phase II: Mains Exam
  • Phase III: Interview

The final selection of the candidates will be made based on the successful candidates of each phase.

UKPSC Prelims Exam Pattern 2021

The first round of the selection process is a preliminary exam. The exam has two papers viz., General Studies and General Aptitude. Each paper is of 150 marks. The duration of the exam is 2 hours. The qualified candidates will appear for the mains exam.

S.No.SubjectTotal QuestionsMarksTime
1General Studies150 (Each 1 marks question)1502 hours
2General Aptitude100 (Each 1.5 marks question)1502 hours
Total3004 hours
  • There will be a negative marking of 0.25 marks in the UKPSC exam.
  • The UKPSC preliminary exam is an objective type paper.
  • There will be a total of 250 questions with 300 marks.
  • Each paper has a maximum of 2 hours to complete.

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UKPSC Mains Exam Pattern 2021

The second stage of the selection process is the mains exam. This is the merit-deciding stage of the UKPSC exam. The who score more marks than the prelims cutoff are summoned for the mains exam. The mains exam has 7 papers. Candidates will get 3 hours to attempt each paper.

S.NoQuestion PaperSubjectMax MarksTime
1Paper-ILanguage3003 hour
2Paper-IIHistory of India, National Movement, Social & Culture2003 hour
3Paper-IIIIndian Polity, Social Justice & International Relations2003 hour
4Paper-IVGeography of India & World 2003 hour
5Paper-VEconomic & Social Development2003 hour
6Paper-VIGeneral Science & Technology2003 hour
7Paper-VIIGeneral Aptitude and Ethics2003 hour
Total Marks1500
  • All 7 papers are Compulsory. 
  • In Language, the paper candidate must have to score a minimum of 35% marks.
  • Mains exam is descriptive in nature.
  • Each paper has a maximum of 3 hours to complete.
  • There will be a total of 1500 Marks in the UKPSC Mains Exam.
  • It is advised that students write in good handwriting so that the examiner can understand the answer easily.

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UKPSC Exam Syllabus 2021

The preliminary exam consists of two papers i.e. General Studies & General Aptitude.

General Studies Paper

  • Indian History, Culture & National Movement
  • History & Culture of Uttarakhand
  • India & World Geography
  • Indian Polity
  • Economic & Social Development
  • General Science & Technology
  • Current Events of National, State & International Importance

General Aptitude Paper

  • Aptitude
  • Communication & Inter-Personal Skills
  • Logical & Analytical Ability
  • Statistics Analysis
  • Hindi & English

Check detailed UKPSC PCS Syllabus 2021

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  • There are be a total of 250 questions with 300 marks.

  • We have provided the Past year UKPSC PCS paper on our website and app. You can download the paper and prepare the same.

  • There are various topics asked in UKSC PCS Exam.

    The preliminary exam consists of two papers i.e. General Studies & General Aptitude.

    General Studies Paper

    It includes the following subjects:

    • Indian History, Culture & National Movement
    • History & Culture of Uttarakhand
    • India & World Geography
    • Indian Polity
    • Economic & Social Development
    • General Science & Technology
    • Current Events of National, State & International Importance

    General Aptitude Paper

    It includes:

    • Aptitude
    • Communication & Inter-Personal Skills
    • Logical & Analytical Ability
    • Statistics Analysis
    • Hindi & English
  • You can download General Science Pdf from here our website & app. You can download the complete study material.

  • The written examination will subsist of 7 papers and each paper will be 3 hours. The question papers for the examination will be of the current essay type.

  • The UKPSC Prelims exam has multiple choice questions whereas the mains exam has descriptive-type questions.

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