UPPSC Selection Process 2021

UPPSC Selection Process 2021

ByArpit Kumar Jain  |  Updated on: Mar 31, 2021Candidates applying for UPPSC 2021 recruitment, can check the UPPSC PCS 2021 notification PDF, exam date, vacancy, salary, eligibility, selection process, and other important details here.
Candidates applying for UPPSC 2021 recruitment, can check the UPPSC PCS 2021 notification PDF, exam date, vacancy, salary, eligibility, selection process, and other important details here.
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UPPSC Recruitment Stages: Stage-Wise Details

The UPPSC Selection Process 2021 has already been published by the Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission (UPPSC) in its official notification. The UPPSC Exam 2021 shall be conducted to recruit Provincial Civil Service (PCS) officers and the selection process must be thoroughly understood. 

The Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission will conduct the UPPSC Preliminary Exam 2021 on April 11, 2021, and the UPPSC Mains Exam 2021 on October 3 2021. The UPPSC Selection Process 2021 shall commence after the IAS Exam 2021 has been conducted.

Also, understand the UPPSC Exam Pattern 2021 in detail. 

The UPPSC Selection Process 2021 is a 3 stage process. Each stage is different from the other. The results and cut off for each stage is released separately. Candidates who clear all the stages of the UPPSC Recruitment Process 2021 shall be appointed for the vacancies announced this year. The following stages are included in the selection process:

Check the UPPSC PCS Exam Eligibility 2021

The UPPSC PCS Selection Procedure begins with the UPPSC application after the release of the UPPSC Notification every year. The candidates get about 20 days to fill the UPPSC Application form and pay the application fees. Below you will find all details related to The UPPSC Recruitment Process 2021 and all its significant stages. 

Stage 1: UPPSC Preliminary Exam 2021

The preliminary exam for the UPPSC state service exam 2021 is the first step in the selection process. All applicants are required to take the Prelims. In the preliminary round, applicants must meet the UPPSC Prelims cut-off set by the exam conducting authorities to make it to the next stage of the selection process-the Mains Exam.

Below is the UPPSC Preliminary Exam Pattern 2021 for your reference.

Paper Name

No Of Questions 

Marks

General Studies-I

150

200

General Studies-II

100

200

Note that the marks obtained in Paper-II are just qualifying in nature, and the marks scored in Paper-I are considered for UPPSC Prelims Merit List. 

Stage 2: UPPSC Mains Exam 2021

The UPPSC Mains Exam 2021 is the second level of the UPPSC Selection Process 2021. Only the candidates who have been shortlisted for the Mains exam based on their Prelims exam results are allowed to appear for the Mains exam.

UPPSC will set a cut off for the Mains exam. Candidates who meet or exceed the cut-off marks will be shortlisted for the selection process's interview stage.

Below is the UPPSC Mains Exam Pattern 2021 for your reference.

Paper

Description

Marks

1

General Hindi

150

2

Essay

150

3

General Studies-I

200

4

General Studies-II

200

5

General Studies-III

200

6

General Studies-IV

200

7

Optional Subject – Paper 1

200

8

Optional Subject – Paper 2

200

Total

1500

Note that the applicants double the number of vacancies is selected for the Interview round.

Stage 3: UPPSC Interview 2021

The candidates who qualify the UPPSC prelims and the mains are selected to participate in the Interview stage of the UPPSC Selection Process 2021. The UPPSC interview is the final stage of the selection process, and candidates who are called for the interview have a high chance of being selected because the number of candidates is so small

At the time of the interview, applicants must bring all original certificates. At the interview time, all credentials are checked, as are all statements made by the applicants. l. The UPPSC interview is undertaken by the interview boards that have been created specifically for this purpose.

Following the UPPSC interview, a final merit list is generated by combining the main exam scores and the interview score. As a result, the final merit list is created, with the last candidate's marks serving as the cut-off for all other candidates.

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