Uttarakhand PCS Exam Pattern 2022 – Check UKPSC Paper Pattern

By BYJU'S Exam Prep  |   Updated on: January 2nd, 2024
UKPSC 2022 Exam Pattern: Get all the details about Uttarakhand PCS Exam Pattern for Prelims and Mains Exam, subject wise weightage, topic here. Also, check out the UKPSC PCS syllabus PDF and selection process.
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UKPSC 2022 Exam Pattern: The Uttarakhand Public Service Commission (UKPSC) is released the revised UKPSC PCS Exam Pattern on the official website 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 will conduct the UKPSC Prelims 2022 on 3 April 2022 for various Grade A and Grade B posts. Check the UKPSC 2022 exam pattern for Prelims and Mains below.

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UKPSC PCS Exam Pattern 2022

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 UKPCS PCS exam 2022 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 least is the Interview test. It is conducted for a hand full of candidates.

Highlights of UKPSC Exam Pattern 2022

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

UKPSC PCS Exam Pattern 2021


Uttarakhand Public Services Commission (UKPSC)


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

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UKPSC PCS Selection Process 2022

UKPSC has three rounds of the UKPSC PCS selection process. It 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 2022

The first round of the UKPCS 2022 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. Subject Total Questions Marks Time
1 General Studies 150 (Each 1 marks question) 150 2 hours
2 General Aptitude 100 (Each 1.5 marks question) 150 2 hours
Total 300 4 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 2022

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.No Question Paper Subject Max Marks Time
1 Paper-I Language 300 3 hour
2 Paper-II History of India, National Movement, Social & Culture 200 3 hour
3 Paper-III Indian Polity, Social Justice & International Relations 200 3 hour
4 Paper-IV Geography of India & World  200 3 hour
5 Paper-V Economic & Social Development 200 3 hour
6 Paper-VI General Science & Technology 200 3 hour
7 Paper-VII General Aptitude and Ethics 200 3 hour
Total Marks 1500
  • 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 2022

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 2022

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