UPPSC PCS Analysis 2022: Exam Review, Questions Asked, Level, Good Attempts

UPPSC PCS Analysis 2022: Exam Review, Questions Asked, Level, Good Attempts

ByArpit Kumar Jain  |  Updated on: Oct 24, 2021Candidates appeared for the UPPSC 2021 recruitment exam, can check the UPPSC PCS 2021 prelims result, notification PDF, exam date, vacancy, salary, eligibility, selection process, and other important details here.
Candidates appeared for the UPPSC 2021 recruitment exam, can check the UPPSC PCS 2021 prelims result, notification PDF, exam date, vacancy, salary, eligibility, selection process, and other important details here.
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UPPCS Exam Analysis 2021 (Prelims)

UPPCS Prelims Exam Analysis 2021: Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission (UPPSC) has scheduled the UPPCS Prelims 2021 examination for 24th October 2021 at all exam centers across the state. UPPCS prelims 2021 exam is conducted in two different shifts with a duration of 2 hours each.

BYJU's Exam Prep experts have provided a detailed exam analysis for the UPPCS prelims 2021 exam, on the basis of the feedback received by the candidate who has appeared for the examination. Thus, you can check here the latest UPPCS Paper 1 and Paper 2 exam analysis along with the previous year's exam analysis in addition to expected cutoff, question papers, and answer key PDF.

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UPPCS Prelims Exam Analysis 2021 (Subject-wise): Paper 1

UPPCS prelims 2021 exam analysis for paper 1 has been updated below along with the subject-wise difficulty level after the examination. This will help you understand the number of questions asked from each subject and prepare accordingly for the competition.


No. of questions

Difficulty Level

History and A&C


Easy to Moderate










Environment & Ecology



General Science


Easy to Moderate

Current Affairs (National + International)




Total Questions- 150

Overall Difficulty Level: Easy to Moderate

UPPCS Prelims Paper-1 Exam Analysis 2021 (Topic-wise)


History and A&C

  1. Poverty and Unbritish Rule in India
  2. Mughal Empire
  3. Asiatic Society of Bengal
  4. Foreign Travelers
  5. Naujawan Sabha
  6. Correct Match ( Rana Hamir, Mewar)
  7. Chronological order (Sharada Act, Dandi March)
  8. Journalist reported Satyagraha 
  9. British
  10. Books & Author
  11. Indian National Congress
  12. Kanpur Conspiracy
  13. Satavahana Rulers
  14. Raja Ranjit Singh set up Adalat - i - Ala
  15. Vaikom Satyagraha
  1. Which island is not located in the Caribbean sea
  2. Major Cocoa Producer Country
  3. Waterfall
  4. Local Winds
  5. Antarctica
  6. Volcano Mountains
  7. Ganga River Basis
  8. Rainfall during winter in the northwestern part of the country
  9. Nobi & Kanto Plains
  10. Teesta River
  11. Black Sea
  12. Highest Peak
  13. Mekong River
  14. Indonesia
  15. Place & Tribe
  16. Smallest district of UP
  17. Largest saline water lake 
  18. Chronological order (Goa, Haryana)
  19. Match Minerals and their headquarters
  20. Socotra Island
  21. Largest lagoon lake
  22. Match (Institute and their location)
  1. Portfolio
  2. PC Hota Committee
  3. Which Article related to Contingency fund
  4. Voting age reduced 21 to 18
  5. Council of Ministers
  6. Finance Commission
  7. Inter state Council 
  8. Bills can’t introduce first in Rajya Sabha 
  9. Rajya Sabha Seats
  10. Chief Election Commission
  11. Which is not a fundamental duty
  12. Constitution Act for GST
  13. SPSC
  14. Match the articles 
  15. Panchayat Raj Committee
  16. President of India
  17. First Municipal Corporation 
  18. Chronological Order ( Amendment Act)
  19. Word not mentioned in the preamble of the constitution
  1. First Finance Commission
  2. Sensex BSE
  3. Wholesale Price Index bring by 
  4. UP Budget 2021-22 provide tablet under which yojana
  5. UP Budget 2021
  6. Agriculture Cess 2021-2022
  7. State Public Service Commission
  8. PM Vani Yojana
  9. Code on Wages
  10. Headline inflation
  11. Capital Formation
  12. Finance Commission
  13. Bottleneck Inflation 
  14. Birth Rate Urbanization
  15. Great Reset
  16. Trade Balance Surplus
  17. UP Population control stabilisation and welfare bill 2021
  18. Public Accounts Committee
  19. Urbanization Curve
  20. UP Mukhya Mantri Swarojgar Yojana 2021
  21. Factor for economic growth
  22. Theory of three-stage of social development

Environment & Ecology

  1. Element of Rural Community
  2. Human activities
  3. Biosphere Reserve
  4. Carbon Credit
  5. Environment Protection Act

General Science

  1. Site of gaseous exchange in lungs
  2. Tapa cloth
  3. Acid
  4. Type of Glass
  5. LPG
  6. Blood Glucose level
  7. Reflect more sunlight
  8. Riboflavin deficiency
  9. Mosquito Borne Disease
  10. Botulism
  11. Scalar & Vector
  12. Non-renewable energy
  13. Vitamin Synthesis
  14. Vitamins
  15. Clove 
  16. World’s first Heart Transplant
  17. Radioactivity
  18. Diffusion of light
  19. Correct pair of Vitamins
  20. Blue baby Syndrome
  21. Indicator of air pollution
  22. Nitrogen is not essential for 
  23. Cucumber
  24. Ringelmann scale is for
  25. Fruit stored in cold chamber coz
  26. Zero charge particle

Current Affairs (National + International)

  1. Ramsar Site
  2. National Disaster Management Division in India
  3. Theme of World Youth Skill Day 2021
  4. Second Wave of Covid -19 which institute convert N2 to O2
  5. Saras Aajeevika Mela 2021
  6. Amartya Sen Book
  7. Fly Ash Pollution
  8. Scheme Year
  9. Global Peace Index
  10. UP Swami Etihasik Paryatan Yatra Yojana
  11. Country’s first indian Institute of skills
  12. Winner of women's single
  13. India Climate Change knowledge portal
  14. Azadi ka Amrit Mahastsav
  15. Fundamental right “ a pledge to our people and a pact with the civilized world”
  16. Happarah Civilization Site
  17. Lower density population state
  18. Net-Zero 2050
  19. NTPC Singrauli
  20. Statue of Peace
  21. Aspirational District
  22. Tokyo Olympic
  23. World Population Report
  24. Sugamya Bharat Abhiyan
  25. ECOMARC symbol
  26. Nobel Peace Prize 2020
  27. The clock is ticking the theme of the day?
  28. Anthony Blinken belongs to which country
  29. World Ozone Day 
  30. Nomadland
  31. Match ( Emergency Powers - USA)
  32. G-7 Summit
  33. Top states SDG India Index
  34. Zero Hour working in the Parliament
  35. Match (Tirthankar and Nirvan Place)
  36. Women Treasury Secretary in US
  37. Pulitzer Prize 2021
  38. Exercise Cutlass Express 2021
  39. The book “ Fawaid ul Fawad”
  40. Ngozi Okonjo lweala
  41. The book “Poverty and Urbanization rule in India”

UPPCS Prelims Exam Analysis 2021 (Subject-wise): Paper 2

This paper comprises 100 Questions, each carrying 2 marks with a total of 200 marks. Below we have updated the UPPCS Prelims paper 2 exam analysis 2021 for your reference. The subject-wise UPPCS prelims paper 2 exam analysis will help you to understand the number of questions asked from each section.


Total Number of Questions

Interpersonal skills including communication skills


General Hindi

20 (Grammar + Reading comprehension)

General English

15(Grammar + Reading comprehension)

General mental ability


Logical reasoning and analytical ability


Decision making and problem-solving


What is the UPPCS Prelims Difficulty level 2021?

UPPCS prelims 2021 exam difficulty level will be shared soon after the exam is conducted successfully at all test centres. For the time being, you can have a look at the previous years' UPPCS prelims exam highlights given below:

  • Overall UPPCS Prelims 2020 Exam level is Medium to Moderate.
  • Candidate must correct 100-105 Questions in General Studies Paper-I to clear the Exam.
  • Only 33 % of marks are required in Paper-2 to qualify for the exam.

UPPCS Prelims Previous Year's Exam Analysis

YearCurrent AffairsHistory and A&C GeographyPolityEconomyGeneral ScienceEnvironmentUP Special 
20203925 182011 14 194

UPPCS 2021 Prelims Expected Cut Off

Our experts have disclosed the UPPCS Prelims Expected Cut Off 2021 after the examination on the basis of the difficulty level of the questions and types of questions asked in the exam. Below we have updated the category-wise UPPCS Prelims Expected Cut Off for your reference:

Category wiseExpected Cut Off

Where can we Get UPPCS Prelims Answer Key 2021?

Candidates who have appeared for the UPPCS Prelims exam can access the UPPCS Prelims Answer Key 2021 to calculate the marks they get. Candidates want to review their performance in the exam and want to know the further course of action in their preparation.


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