UP State Exams 2021-22: Uttar Pradesh Government Jobs, Notification, Date, Salary

By : Arpit Kumar Jain

Updated : Oct 4, 2021, 16:18

Every year, a large number of young people apply for various government jobs, which are held both state-wide and nationally. One of the largest states in India, Uttar Pradesh (UP) offers a plethora of UP Govt jobs across various state departments. We all know that nothing beats working for the government because it is safe and secure employment. Those who are hired for government positions are also given a generous wage package based on their position.

Knowing about UP state-level government exams and the employment they provide is an added benefit for candidates looking for work. Every year, the state of Uttar Pradesh holds several government exams and selects a large number of candidates for open positions. Every year various UP State Exams are conducted which includes UPPSC, UPSSSC, UPTET, UP Police Recruitments, UP Judiciary exams etc. 

If you are one of the many aspiring candidates looking for the Uttar Pradesh government job and actively preparing for Uttar Pradesh government exams? Let us walk you through an overview of the exams leading to UP govt jobs.

Find your UP State exam eligibility to know more about the syllabus, dates, etc

UP State Exams - Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission (UPPSC)

UPPSC is one the major government body responsible to recruit eligible candidates for the UP State jobs. UPPSC concuts various UP State exams to recruit Group A and B services posts. UPPSC also releases annual UPPSC Calendar 2021

One of the most importnat exam conducted by UPPSC is UP PCS Combined State/Upper Subordinate Services and UP Assistant Conservator of Forest (A.C.F.). 

Exam Name UPSSSC Job- Post Name Number of Vacancies 

UPPSC PCS Exam 2021

  • Deputy Collector,
  • Deputy Superintendent of Police,
  • Block Development Officer,
  • Assistant Regional Transport Officer,
  • Assistant Commissioner (Commercial Tax),
  • District Commandant Homeguards,
  • Treasury Officer/Accounts Officer (Treasury),
  • Cane Inspector and Assistant Sugar Commissioner

UPPSC RO/ARO Exam 2021

  • UP Samiksha Adhikari (Account)
  • Sahayak Samiksha Adhikari

UPPSC BEO Exam 2021

UP Block Education Officer309

UP State Exams - Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Services Selection Commission (UPSSSC)

UP Govt Jobs: The Subordinate Services Selection Commission (SSSC) recruits in most states across the country. Every year, the Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Services Selection Commission (UPSSSC) holds numerous exams for various positions. The recruitment is being held to choose applicants for various government departments, district-level government officers, and other positions. If you are interested in working in one of the different positions available, we have included a list of all the UPSSSC's popular exams. Check out the table below for all the details.

Exam Name UPSSSC Job- Post Name Number of Vacancies 

UPSSSC PET Exam 2021

UP Preliminary Eligibility Test: Exam to replace the preliminary exam for all Group C recruitments.

UPSSSC Lower PCS Exam 2021
  • Assistant Consolidation Officer/ Asst. Rectification Officer
  • Assistant Consolidation Officer/ Asst. Rectification Officer
  • Supply Inspector
  • Marketing Inspector
  • Assistant Garden Inspector
  • Additional District Information Officer
  • Executive Officer
  • Revenue Officer
UPSSSC VDO Exam 2021
  • Village Development Officer (VDO)
  • Gram Panchayat Adhikari
  • Samaj Kalyan Paryavekshak
UP Lekhpal Exam 2021
  • UP Chakbandi Lekhpal
  • UP Revenue Inspector (राजस्व निरीक्षक)
UPSSSC Junior Assistant Exam 2021UP Junior Assistant1186 (Past Year)
UPSSSC Forest Guard Exam 2021
  • UP Forest Guard
  • UP Wildlife Guard

UP State Exams - Uttar Pradesh Police Recruitment & Promotion Board (UPPRPB)

UPPRPB conducts various UP State exams to recruit eligible candidates for several posts. UPPRPB is also responsible to conduct various UP Police exams 2021. Applicants who wish to UP police via UP police Bharti 2021 must note all the details about the below-mentioned exams. 

Exam Name UPPRPB Jobs- Post Name Number of Vacancies 
UP Police SI Exam
  • Uttar Pradesh Police Sub-Inspector
  • UP Police Sub Inspector (Confidential)
  • UP Assistant Sub Inspector (Clerk)
  • UP Assistant Sub Inspector (Accounts)
1,277 + 52.
UP Jail Warder Exam
  • UP Jail Warder
  • UP Fireman
  • UP Police Constable
UP Home Guard ExamUP Home Guard / होमगार्ड 19000+ (tentative)


How to prepare for UP State Exams?

If you are looking to land up with the safety of UP govt jobs, you need to know the syllabus and be adept at the practice level. The syllabus may vary for each exam, but you can speed up your accuracy with strategic solving of previous year's question papers, and very soon, you will be cracking the UP-state jobs.

To begin with, you must be very clear about the UP State Exam syllabus and exam pattern. Once you are claer about the paper pattern and syllabus, download and practice previous year question papers. You can also seek guidance of BYJU'S Exam Prep exam experts with UP State exam online coaching

UP State Exams Online Coaching | UP State Exams Mock Test Series

UP State Exams Eligibility

Applicants must thoroughly comply with the eligibility criteria of the Uttar Pradesh government exams. The upper age limit will be calculated as on July 1, 2021. To successfully fulfill the criteria and apply for UP state jobs, you must fall under the age group of 21 to 40.

Age relaxation can be claimed by UP. SC, ST, OBC, EWS, Dependents of Freedom Fighters, PH and Ex-Serviceman candidates given they are permanent residents of UP.   The age relaxation is 5 years for candidates belonging to these categories barring the Physically Handicapped candidates where the upper age limit relaxation shoots up to 15 Years for UP state jobs.


If you are a graduate from a recognized University, you are eligible to apply for the Prelims of Uttar Pradesh government job. However, it must be noted that for certain posts, there will be further specialized qualification requirements.

How to Apply Online for UP State Exams?

To get yourself eligible for UP government jobs, you must clear various rounds of UP exams. The following is the registration process.

  1. Register for the Combined State / Upper Subordinate Services (Preliminary) Examination 2021 on the official website of UP state government jobs.
  2. Fill in your details in the application form. Select, click and save“Print Registration Slip”.
  3. Submit the application fee.
  4. After successful payment, click on “Proceed for final submission of application form”.
  5. Upload your scanned photograph and digital signature as per the required instructions.

UP State Fees:

For the UP exam General category candidates, the application fee is INR 125/-. As for SC/ST/EXSM candidates a fee of INR 65/- is applicable, while PWD candidates have to pay INR 25/-.


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Arpit Kumar JainArpit Kumar JainMember since Jun 2017
Arpit is a Community Manager in BYJU's Exam Prep and always interested in a challenge.