UPSSSC Lower PCS Eligibility 2022: Age Limit, Qualification

UPSSSC Lower PCS Eligibility 2022: Age Limit, Qualification

BySATISH KUMAR GUPTA  |  Updated on: Jul 24, 2021
UPSSSC conducts the UPSSSC Lower PCS Recruitment exam 2021. Recently, the Mains Exam Dates are announced. Check UPSSSC Lower PCS exam dates 2021, apply online link, notification PDF, vacancy, salary, eligibility criteria, selection process and more.

UPSSSC Lower PCS Eligibility Criteria 2021

A UPSSSC Lower PCS eligibility criteria has been released by the Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Service Selection Commission (UPSSSC) on its official website for candidates who wish to apply for UPSSSC Lower PCS recruitment process 2021. It is imperative to satisfy the eligibility criteria to become a UPSSSC Lower PCS Officer.

If a candidate fails to comply with one or more UPSSSC Lower PCS eligibility criteria, that candidate's candidature shall stand rejected. All UP Lower PCS eligibility related information such as age Limit, nationality requirements, minimum educational qualification and age relaxation has been collated and presented below for your clear understanding. 

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UPSSSC Lower PCS Nationality 2021

As per the UPSSSC Lower PCS Eligibility Norms, candidates must be a citizen of India. 

UPSSSC Lower PCS Minimum Education Qualification

Every competition exam has its requisite eligibility criteria related to education qualification. As per the UPSSSC Eligibility 2021, the UPSSSC Lower PCS minimum education qualification required is a bachelor's degree from any recognized university or an equivalent qualification.

For some of the UPSSSC Lower PCS Posts, the knowledge of typing Devnagri Hindi is mandatory. 

UPSSSC Lower PCS Age Limit

Aspirants who want to apply for UPSSSC Lower PCS exam 2021 must be within the age Limit. As per the UPSSSC Lower PCS eligibility criteria , the candidates must be at least 21 years old and should not exceed 40 years of age as of July 1st 2021.

Applying aspirant born before July 2nd 1980 and not later than July 1st 1999 is not eligible. 

UPSSSC Lower PCS Age relaxation

Like other examinations, the Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Service Selection Commission (UPSSSC) also provides age relaxation to the reserved category candidates. Therefore, those candidates who belong to the reserved category should check age relaxation once before applying for it. The UPSSSC Lower PCS Age Relaxation norms have been laid down in the table given below for your ready reference.


Age Relaxation


5 years on upper age limit



Skilled Players of UP

State government employees

Ex-Army personal/ Short service commission/ Group-B posts for officers for personal commissioned officers

Physically Handicapped

15 years on upper age limit

Documents Required to Claim Age Relaxation

Candidates belonging to a specific reservation category need to produce the following original documents to claim the perks of Age Relaxation. 

  • UP domicile
  • If you are a female candidate, then you have to produce a domicile or caste certificate granted by your father's side. It will be considered valid.
  • Category certificate from a competent authority
  • Certificate of disability by prescribed medical authority.

UPSSSC Lower PCS Eligibility FAQs

  • You have to bring all essential original documents at the time of document verification to claim age relaxation. 

  •  No, if you applied for more than one group for UPSSSC lower PCS, then you will be eligible for age relaxation for one.

  •  No mandatory work experience is required to apply for UPSSSC Lower PCS Exam 2021.

  • No limit has fixed to attempt the examination by the authority. You can try until you satisfy the UPSSSC Lower PCS Eligibility Criteria associated with the age limit that is 21 to 40 years.



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