UPSSSC PET 2023: Notification, Exam Date, Online Form, Updates

UPSSSC PET 2023: Notification, Exam Date, Online Form, Updates

ByAshutosh Yadav  |  Updated on: Jan 11, 2023
UPSSSC PET 2023 exam date and notification PDF will be released on UPSSSC website. The UP PET application form will be available with notification. Latest information on UPSSSC PET exam such as exam date, admit card, syllabus, pattern and more.

UPSSSC PET 2023 notification and exam date is going to release soon. With the release of the notification, the online application dates are announced. Application is the first and foremost step to clearing the exam. Admit Cards for the UPSSSC PET exam are released for those candidates who fill out the application.

UPSSSC PET is the Preliminary Eligibility Test, commonly known as UPSSSC PET or UP PET or PET exam. The exam is held annually for 10th-pass candidates to fill vacancies in Group B and C posts. Candidates who clear the cut-off marks in the PET exam are eligible to appear for the Mains exam for posts such as UP Lekhpal, X-Ray Technician, Junior Assistant, etc. Further, the PET scorecard is valid for one year from the date of the announcement of the result. Below, aspirants can find the latest information related to the UPSSSC PET  process, like eligibility, exam pattern, syllabus, important dates, and various other aspects of the recruitment process.


Candidates anticipating UPSSSC PET Result will be able to check the result through the link that shall be updated soon. Recently, UPSSSC released the PET final answer key PDF on its website on 09 January 2023 for more than 25 lakh candidates who appeared for the exam. We shall update the direct link to download the result pdf. Candidates will be able to check their scorecard in the result.

UPSSSC PET Exam Date 2023

UPSSSC PET 2023 exam dates is going to release with the notification on the official website. Aspirants can check out the application and other important dates in the table below.

UPSSSC PET Online Form Starting DateTo be notified
UPSSSC PET Last date to applyTo be notified
Last Date to pay application feeTo be notified
Last date to make changes in the PET online formTo be notified
UP PET Admit Card Release Date 2023To be notified
UPSSSC PET Exam Date 2023To be notified
UP PET Answer Key Releases onTo be notified
UPSSSC PET Result 2023To be notified

UPSSSC PET 2023 Notification PDF

UPSSSC PET 2023 notification is expected to release by the Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Staff Selection Commission (UPSSSC) for the Preliminary Examination Test. The full form of UPSSSC PET is the Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Service Selection Commission Preliminary Eligibility Test. The Preliminary exam is held on behalf of the Group B and Group C exams conducted in the state. Candidates qualifying for PET can apply for the Mains exam later on for the Group B and C posts when a vacancy arises.

Interested candidates can apply for UPSSSC PET online form on the official website. Further, they also have the option to make corrections to the online form after the application is over. Thus, the candidates who passed Class 12th must prepare for the exam. The UPSSSC PET notification contains information about the eligibility criteria, application date, syllabus, exam pattern and other details. Aspirants can download the latest UPSSSC PET notification pdf below.

UPSSSC PET Notification PDF - Download Link

What is UP PET Exam - PET Exam Full Form

UPSSSC PET exam is a state competitive exam conducted by Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Services Selection Commission (UPSSSC) to recruit candidates for group B and C posts in the Uttar Pradesh government. The full form of UPSSSC PET is Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Services Selection Commission Preliminary Eligibility Test. The PET exam began for the first time in 2021. Candidates need to register on the UPSSSC website for the PET exam. The candidates are selected through a Preliminary exam held offline with objective questions of 100 marks.

UPSSSC PET Exam - Overview

Conducting BodyUttar Pradesh Subordinate Staff Selection Commission (UPSSSC)
Mode of the examinationOffline
Exam FrequencyOnce a year
Type of QuestionsMultiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
Eligibility CriteriaHigh School Pass
Language of the examEnglish & Hindi

UPSSSC PET 2023 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates should check and confirm UPSSSC PET eligibility before applying for the exam. Candidates must fulfil certain conditions prescribed under UPSSSC PET exam eligibility criteria like age limit, educational qualification, and other parameters. Check out to know other information about UPSSSC PET eligibility criteria given below:

UPSSSC PET Educational Qualification

UPSSSC PET educational qualification states that candidates must pass 10th class or high school from a recognized school or board. Any candidate who has passed High School or has higher qualifications can fill out the online form. The UPSSSC PET educational qualification percentage is not a requirement for the exam.

Nationality for UPSSSC PET

For the UPSSSC PET exam, the applicant must be an Indian Citizen. Residents of Uttar Pradesh state can enjoy certain relaxation in eligibility criteria. 

Age Limit for UP PET

UPSSSC PET age limit is different for each category. The minimum age limit is 18 years, and the maximum age to apply would be 40 years. Check out the UPSSSC PET age limit for varied categories below:

UPSSSC PET Age Relaxation


Meritorious Sportsperson


5 years

5 years

15 years

UPSSSC PET 2023 Online Form

UPSSSC will release the UPSSSC PET online form soon. Candidates who wish to appear for the UPSSSC PET 2023 exam register themselves to appear for the exam. Below aspirants can find out the steps to apply online for the UPSSSC PET application form 2023:

How to Register for UP PET?

Follow the steps below to complete the registration for the UPSSSC PET exam.

  • Visit the official website of UPSSSC
  • Go to the UPSSSC PET section.
  • Click on the "Apply" button to start the application process.
  • Fill in all the required details (Including Name, Father Name, Mother Name, Educational Qualification, etc.) and upload their latest photo and signature.
  • Check the application preview and "Submit" to complete the UPSSSC PET Registration.

UPSSSC PET Application Fee 2023

UPSSSC PET application fee must be paid after aspirants have the complete submission of the application form. Candidates who complete the registration form and submit the application fee can download the admit card before the UPSSSC PET exam. The details of the application form fee are mentioned below:

CategoryRegistration FeesOnline Processing FeesTotal
GeneralINR 160INR 25INR 185
PwD-INR 25INR 25

UPSSSC PET 2023 Selection Process

UPSSSC PET selection process consists of three stages which include prelims. The exam organizing authority shall do the Mains, Skill Test/Interview and Document Verification per the vacancy released. Here is a brief of the UP PET selection process:

  • The first stage is the common examination which is the preliminary exam.
  • A candidate who qualifies for the prelims shall appear for the Mains exam for the concerned post by the exam organizing body.

UPSSSC PET Exam Pattern

Candidates who want to apply for the UPSSSC PET exam must know the UPSSSC PET exam pattern to boost their PET preparation. With the help of the UPSSSC PET exam pattern, candidates can know how the questions are asked in the exam and how many questions are asked from different subjects.

  • Mode of Examination: Offline mode in MCQ format.
  • Marking Scheme: +1 mark for each correct response and 0.25 negative marking for incorrect answers.
  • Time Duration: 2 hours without any break.
SubjectsMaximum Marks
Indian History & National Movement 5
Geography 5
Indian Economy 5
Indian Constitution & Public Administration 5
General Science5
Elementary Arithmetic5
General Hindi5
Logic & Reasoning5
Current Affairs + UP GK10
General Awareness10
Analysis of 2 Unseen Hindi Passages10
Graph Analysis & Interpretation10
Tables Analysis & Interpretation10

UPSSSC PET 2023 Syllabus

To prepare, candidates need to know the UPSSSC PET syllabus for the UPSSSC PET exam 2023. With the help of the UPSSSC PET Syllabus, candidates will be able to know the importance and weightage of questions that will be asked in the UPSSSC PET exam. Check out the detailed UPSSSC PET syllabus pdf for UPSSSC PET prelims and the mains exam given below:

Students must be clear about the UPSSSC PET syllabus and the exam pattern for effective preparation. UPSSSC PET exam syllabus must be clearly understood before the exam preparation. Check out all details below.

Subjects UPSSSC PET Syllabus
Indian History & National MovementIndus Valley Civilization, Buddhism, Vedic Culture, Jainism, Gupta Dynasty, Maurya Dynasty, Harshvardhan, Rajput period, Sultanate period, Mughal Empire, Legislative Amendment and the British India Act, 1935, Maratha, Quit India Movement, The Rise of British Raj and first freedom struggle, Social and Economic Impact of the British Raj, The early years of the Independence Movement. Swadeshi and Civil Disobedience Movement Revolutionary Movement and the Rise of Extremism.
GeographyPolitical Geography of India and the World, Climate and Weather, Time Zone, Population Change and Migration and Physical Geography of India and the World.
Indian EconomyPost-2014 Economic reforms, Agricultural reforms, Structural reforms, Labor reforms, Financial improvement, GST. Indian Economy from 1947 to 1991, Planning commission and five-year plans, Green revolution, Development of mixed economy: private and public sector, Milk development, and operation flood, Nationalization and reforms of banks
Indian Constitution & Public AdministrationIndian Constitution, District Administration and Local Bodies and Panchayati Raj Institutions
General ScienceElementary physics, Elementary Chemistry, Elementary biology
Elementary ArithmeticWhole numbers, Decimals, Percentages, Simple numerical equations, Square and square root, Exponent and power, Average
General HindiTreaty (सन्धि), Antonyms words (विलोम शब्द), synonym words (पर्यायवाची शब्द), A word for phrases (वाक्यांशो के लिए एक शब्द) Gender(लिंग), Equivalent words (समश्रुत भिन्नार्थक शब्द), Idioms (मुहावरे लोकोत्तियां), Common errors (सामान्य अशुद्धियां), Writers and compositions – prose and poetry (लेखक एवं रचनाएं – गद्य एवं पद्य)
Logic & ReasoningLarge and small, Order and ranking, Blood Relation Segregate, Calendar and watch, Cause and effect, Coding and decoding – numbers and letters. Negative Reasoning – Statement Analysis and Decision
Current AffairsNational & International
General AwarenessNeighbouring countries of India, Country Capital and Currency, States and Union Territories of India, Indian Parliament, Lok Sabha, Legislative Assembly and Legislative Council, National and International Day, World organizations and their headquarters, Indian tourist destination, Art and Culture of India, India, and World sports Indian Research Organization, Famous books and authors, Awards and Winners, Climate change and environment.
Analysis of 2 Unseen Hindi Passages5 Questions on each
Graph Analysis & Interpretation5 Questions on each
Tables Analysis & Interpretation5 Questions on each

How to Prepare for UPSSSC PET Exam?

To prepare for the upcoming UPSSSC PET exam 2023, candidates must create an effective study plan as per the latest UPSSSC PET syllabus and time left accordingly. Begin their UPSSSC PET preparation and utilize the preparation resources mentioned below:

  • To score better in the PET exam, aspirants should start result-oriented preparation by solving mock tests. Attempting the online test series is the best way to analyze the performance and improve the score in the UPSSSC PET exam.
  • Practice the UPSSSC PET previous year papers to better understand the UPSSSC PET exam pattern and the type of questions asked. PET previous year papers also help them to understand the weightage of various topics on the UPSSSC PET syllabus, and they can plan their preparation accordingly. 

UPSSSC PET Previous Year Papers

> UPSSSC PET Question Paper (Set A)

> UPSSSC PET Previous Year Question Paper Set B (Set B)

> UPSSSC PET Previous Year Papers

> UPSSSC PET Question Paper 2021

Best Books for UPSSSC PET Exam

The following books will help aspirants prepare for the prestigious government exams of the state UPSSSC PET exam 2023. Find below the list of best books for the UPSSSC PET exam and secure their chances of being placed in the Commission.

Book TitleAuthorPublication
General HindiBharat Ke Rajya VyavasthaM. Laxmi Kanth
Logic & ReasoningVerbal & Non-Verbal ReasoningR S Aggarwal - S Chand
Elementary ArithmeticQuantitative Aptitude for Competitive ExaminationsAbhijit Guha and R.S. Aggarwal
Current AffairsGeneral KnowledgeLucent's
Indian History and National MovementHistory - Indian History & Indian National MovementPoonam Dalal Dahiya
GeographyGeography of IndiaMajid Husain
Indian EconomyThe Indian EconomySanjiv Verma
Indian Constitution & Public AdministrationConstitution of India And Indian PolitySG Subramanian
General EnglishHigh School English Grammar & CompositionWren and Martin/S Chand
General ScienceGeneral Science for Competitive ExamsBK Editorial Board

UPSSSC PET Admit Card 2023

UPSSSC will release the UPSSSC PET 2023 admit card on its official website. Candidates who successfully register for the prelims exam can download the UP PET hall ticket from the official website. Since the UP PET exam date is awaited, the admit card dates are uncertain.

Steps to Download UP PET Admit Card

Candidates can download their UPSSSC PET admit card with the help of the following steps mentioned below:

  • Directly go to the official website of UPSSSC.
  • On the home page, click on the link to 'UP PET Admit Card'.
  • Read the instructions on the screen carefully and click the ‘Yes’ button.
  • Enter the Registration ID or Roll Number followed by the Date of Birth of the candidate.
  • Enter the captcha in the given blank field and click on the submit button.
  • The final step is to download the UPSSSC PET admit card.
  • In case of any discrepancy in the UPSSSC PET hall ticket, candidates must report to the UPSSSC examination authorities immediately.


After completing the UPSSSC PET exam, the UPSSSC will announce the UPSSSC PET result after the final answer key is on its official website. Candidates can check results through their login credentials. 

  • Visit the official website of the Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Staff Selection Commission.
  • If the result has been released, candidates can find the notification with the official link for the UPSSSC PET result.
  • Click on the link and log in with their credentials.
  • The UPSSSC PET result will be displayed on the screen.


UPSSSC releases the UPSSSC PET cut off is released by UPSSSC for each post for which the vacancy is released. Recently, it released the UPSSSC Lekhpal cut off, given below. UPSSSC PET Cut Off determines the final list of candidates selected for the post.

CategoryPET Cut Off

UPSSSC PET Scorecard Validity

UPSSSC PET scorecard is valid for a year from the date of announcement of the PET result on the Commission's website.

upsssc pet exam


  • Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Staff Selection Commission (UPSSSC) conducts the UPSSSC PET exam to recruit candidates for Group B & C at various branches of the Uttar Pradesh state. The full form of UPSSSC PET is Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Staff Selection Commission Preliminary Eligibility Test. It is a state-level competitive exam in which candidates who completed their High School from a recognized school and come between 18-40 years are eligible to apply.

  • UPSSC PET 2023 exam date will be announced by the commission soon. The commission shall hold the Preliminary exam on the said date in various exam centres of Uttar Pradesh. Candidates will further be able to download the admit card a few days before the exam date.

  • Candidates can register themselves by filling out the UPSSSC PET 2023 application form by visiting the official website or clicking on the direct link given here and following the instructions given below:

    • Visit UPSSSC website.
    • Search for UPSSSC PET online form.
    • Fill out the basic information and complete the registration form,
    • Upload the required documents like photos, signatures, etc.
    • Complete the application form with additional information,
    • Pay the application fee if applicable,
    • Take the application form printout.
  • UPSSSC PET 2023 notification release date is not announced on the UPSSSC website. Candidates must download the UP PET notification pdf to know the important information such as eligibility, dates, application, pattern, syllabus, marking scheme, and other important information.

  • The UPSSSC PET 2023 online form's last date will be announced in the notification. The last date to make corrections to the application form will be announced in the notification. Candidates must ensure they have applied for the PET exam before the last date to avoid the last minute's issues.

  • To effectively prepare for the UPSSSC PET exam 2023, aspirants must thoroughly clarify the UPSSSC PET syllabus and the exam pattern. Here is how to start a UPSSSC PET study:

    • Analyze the UPSSSC PET previous year's papers and syllabus to ascertain the weightage distribution of various topics. 
    • Prepare a study plan per their strengths and the time left for their exam. 
    • Comprehensively cover the syllabus, seek expert guidance, and prepare notes.
    • Regularly solve the mock test to revise the topics and practice to improve the score.
  • Candidates must have passed their 10th class from a recognized school or board to be eligible for UPSSSC PET. The minimum age of the candidate must be 18 years, and the maximum should be 40 years.

  • UPSSSC PET 2023 exam selection process consists Preliminary exam. The next stage, such as Mains/Interview/Skill Test, is conducted as per the post by UPSSSC. Candidates must qualify at each stage to be appointed to the various post of UPSSSC PET.

  • The age limit for the UPSSSC PET exam is a minimum of 18 years and a maximum of 40 years. The government has also provided some age relaxation to different categories as well.

  • The UPSSSC PET 2023 admit card is released a few days before the exam. Candidates can download the admit card from the official website. Follow the below-given steps to download the UPSSSC PET hall ticket:

    • Visit the official website
    • Click on the UPSSSC PET Admit Card option.
    • Enter the credentials to login on to the portal,
    • Download the UPSSSC PET hall ticket for future reference.
  • To crack the UPSSSC PET exam is not that tough as it depends on one preparation and the individual. Candidates with a strong base and clear concepts need to follow a few UPSSSC PET preparations and books to boost their morale and get through the exam. Candidates need to devote proper time to their UP PET preparation.


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