UPSSSC PET 2022: Exam Date, Admit Card, Updates

UPSSSC PET 2022: Exam Date, Admit Card, Updates

ByAshutosh Yadav  |  Updated on: Sep 19, 2022
UPSSSC PET exam date 2022 has been released on UPSSSC website. The PET exam will be conducted on 15 and 16 October. Check the latest information on UPSSSC PET exam such as exam date, admit card, syllabus, pattern and more.
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UPSSSC PET exam date 2022 shall be held in month of October 2022. The PET exam was supposed to be held on 18 September, however, as per the latest notice released by UPSSSC on its website, the new UPSSSC PET exam date is 15 and 16 October 2022. Thus, the candidates who have successfully applied for the PET exam should have a clear study plan to ace the exam.

UPSSSC PET is the Preliminary Eligibility Test, commonly known as UPSSSC PET or UP PET or PET exam. This exam is held annually for 10th pass candidates to fill up vacancies in Group B and C posts. Candidates who will obtain the cut off marks in PET exam will be eligible to appear for the Mains exam. It has been made mandatory by UPSSSC for the candidates to appear for the UPSSSC PET exam for the posts under the purview of UPSSSC 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 you can find out the latest information related to the recruitment process like eligibility, exam pattern, syllabus, important dates, and various other aspects related to the recruitment process.

Important Dates
Exam Date  -Oct 15, 2022- Oct 16, 2022

UPSSSC PET 2022 Latest Updates

UPSSSC PET Exam Date 2022 - UPSSSC has released the new UPSSSC PET exam date for which the admit card is expected to be released soon. As per the latest notice released, the exam will be conducted on 15 and 16 October 2022. Earlier, the exam was supposed to be held on 18 September, but not this exam date has been postponed. Thus, the candidates should prepare for the upcoming by solving UPSSSC PET question papers. UPSSSC PET is being held for Group B and C posts in Uttar Pradesh state. 

Candidates who have successfully applied for PET exam will be eligible to download the UPSSSC PET admit card by logging in with their credentials. We shall update the direct link to download the call letter here once it is made available on the UPSSSC website.

वह उम्मीदवार जिन्होंने  UPSSSC PET परीक्षा के लिए आवेदन किया है, वे जल्द ही प्रारंभिक परीक्षा के लिए UPSSSC PET एडमिट कार्ड डाउनलोड कर पाएंगे| UPSSSC PET परीक्षा इस वर्ष २ दिनों में समाप्त होगी, 15 और 16 अक्टूबर. 

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Check Official UPSSSC PET Exam Date Notice

UPSSSC PET notification 2022 was officially released for the Preliminary Eligibility Test on 28 June 2022. The last date to apply for the PET exam was extended to 31 July 2022. Candidates must also go through the UPSSSC PET syllabus to check on the subjects and topics that shall be asked in the exam.

Latest Updates: 

  • 6 August: UPSSSC PET new exam date has been released.
  • 1 August: The last to apply for PET exam is now over. However, the form is available for making corrections in it up to 3 August.
  • 28 July: The date to apply online for UPSSSC PET online has been extended to 31 July.

UPSSSC PET Exam Date 2022

UPSSSC has released the new UPSSSC PET exam date on its website. The previous exam date has been postponed and the fresh exam date is scheduled for October 2022.

EventsDates
UPSSSC PET Online Form 2022 Starting Date28 June 2022
UPSSSC PET Last date to apply31 July 2022 (Revised)
Last Date to pay application fee31 July 2022
Last date to make changes in the PET online form3 August 2022
UP PET Admit Card Release Date 202210 days before the exam date (Expected)
UPSSSC PET Exam Date15 and 16 October 2022
UP PET Answer Key Releases on To be announced
UPSSSC PET Result 2022To be announced

UPSSSC PET 2022 Notification PDF

UPSSSC PET 2022 notification is released by the Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Staff Selection Commission (UPSSSC) on 28 June 2022 for the Preliminary Examination Test. The full form of UPSSSC PET is the Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Service Selection Commission Preliminary Eligibility Test. It is the Preliminary exam that is held on behalf of the Group B and Group C exams conducted in the state. Candidates qualifying PET shall be eligible to 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 from 28 June to 31 July 2022 (Extended). Further, they also have the option to make corrections in the online form up to 3 August. The exam date for UP PET is already informed in the UPSSSC PET calendar which is on 18 September 2022. Thus, the candidates who have passed Class 12th must gear up for the exam.

The UPSSSC PET notification consists of the information about the eligibility criteria, apply online date, syllabus, exam pattern and other details. You can download the latest 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 UPSSSC website for PET exam. The candidates are selected through a Preliminary exam that is held offline with objective questions of 100 marks. 

UPSSSC PET Exam - Overview

UPSSSC PET Exam

Exam Name

UPSSSC PET

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
Official Websitehttp://upsssc.gov.in/

UPSSSC PET Online Form 2022

UPSSSC has released UPSSSC PET online form 2022 on 28 June 2022. Candidates who wish to appear for the UPSSSC PET 2022 exam register themselves to appear for the exam. Below you can find out the steps to apply online for the UPSSSC PET application form 2022:

How to Register for UP PET 2022?

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

Step 1: - Visit the official website of UPSSSC 

Step 2: - Go to the UPSSSC PET section.

Step 3: - Click on the "Apply" button to start your application process.

Step 4: - Fill in all the required details (Including Name, Father Name, Mother Name, Educational Qualification, etc.) and upload your latest photo and signature.

Step 5: - Check your application preview and "Submit" to complete your registration.

UPSSSC PET Registration 2022 (Link Active Up to 31 July)

UPSSSC PET Application Fee 2022

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

Category

Registration Fees

Online Processing Fees

Total

General

Rs. 160

Rs. 25

Rs. 185

OBC

Rs. 160

Rs. 25

Rs. 185

SC

Rs. 70

Rs. 25

Rs. 95

ST

Rs. 70

Rs. 25

Rs. 95

PwD

-

Rs. 25

Rs. 25

UPSSSC PET 2022 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates should check and confirm UPSSSC PET eligibility before they proceed to apply for the exam. Candidates need to fulfill 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 the candidate must have a pass 10th class or passed high school from a recognized school or board. Any candidate who has passed their High School or has higher qualifications is eligible for filling 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

SC/ST/OBC

Meritorious Sportsperson

PWD

5 years

5 years

15 years

UPSSSC PET Selection Process 2022

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

  • The first stage is the common examination which is the preliminary exam. 
  • A candidate who qualifies 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 need to know the UPSSSC PET exam pattern in order to boost their PET preparation. With the help of the UPSSSC PET exam pattern, candidates will be able to have an idea of how the questions are asked in the exam and how many questions are asked from different subjects.

  • Mode of Examination: Offline mode in mcqs format.
  • Marking Scheme: +1 marks for each correct response and 0.25 negative marking for incorrect answers.
  • Time Duration: 2 hours without any break.

Subjects

Maximum Marks

Indian History & National Movement 

5

Geography 

5

Indian Economy 

5

Indian Constitution & Public Administration 

5

General Science

5

Elementary Arithmetic

5

General Hindi

5

Logic & Reasoning

5

Current Affairs + UP GK

10

General Awareness

10

Analysis of 2 Unseen Hindi Passage

10

Graph Analysis & Interpretation

10

Tables Analysis & Interpretation

10

Analysis of 2 Unseen Hindi Passage

10

UPSSSC PET Syllabus

In order to start your preparation, candidates need to know the UPSSSC PET syllabus for the UPSSSC PET exam 2022. 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 UPSSSC PET 2022 exam. Check out the detailed UPSSSC PET syllabus pdf for UPSSSC PET prelims and the mains exam given below:

Students must be very clear about the UPSSSC PET syllabus and the exam pattern for effective preparation. UPSSSC PET exam syllabus 2020-21 must be clearly understood before the exam preparation. Check out all details below.

Subjects

UPSSSC PET Syllabus

Indian History & National Movement 

Indus 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.

Geography 

Political Geography of India and the World, Climate and Weather, Time 

Zone, Population Change and Migration and Physical Geography of India and the World. 

Indian Economy 

Post-2014 Economic reforms, Agricultural reforms, Structural reforms, Labor reforms, Financial improvement, GST.

Indian Economy form 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 Administration 

Indian Constitution, District Administration and Local Bodies and Panchayati Raj Institutions

General Science

Elementary physics, Elementary Chemistry, Elementary biology

Elementary Arithmetic

Whole numbers, Decimal, Percentage, Simple numerical equation, Square and square root, Exponent and power, Average

General Hindi

Treaty (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 & Reasoning

Large 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 Affairs

National & International

General Awareness

Neighboring 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 Passage

5 Questions on each

Graph Analysis & Interpretation

5 Questions on each

Tables Analysis & Interpretation

5 Questions on each

UPSSSC PET Scorecard Validity

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

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UPSSSC PET Cut Off

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 that is given below. UPSSSC PET Cut Off determines the final list of candidates selected for the post.

CategoryPET Cut Off
General62.96
SC 61.80
ST 44.71 
OBC 62.96
EWS62.96 

How to Prepare for UPSSSC PET Exam 2022?

To prepare for the upcoming UPSSSC PET exam 2022, candidates must create an effective study plan as per the latest UPSSSC PET syllabus and time left accordingly. Begin your 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 2022.
  • Practice the UPSSSC PET previous year papers to acquire a better understanding of the UPSSSC PET exam pattern and the type of questions asked. PET previous year papers also help you to understand the weightage of various topics on the UPSSSC PET syllabus and you can plan your preparation accordingly. 

UPSSSC PET Previous Year Papers

> UPSSSC PET Question Paper 2021 - Shift 1- Set A

> UPSSSC PET Question Paper 2021 - Shift 1- Set B

> UPSSSC PET Question Paper 2021 - Shift 2- Set A

> UPSSSC PET Question Paper 2021 - Shift 2- Set B

Best Books for UPSSSC PET Exam

The following books will help you with the preparation for the prestigious government exams of the state UPSSSC PET exam 2022. Find below the list of best books for the UPSSSC PET exam and secure your chances of being placed in the Commission. 

Book Title

Author

Publication

General Hindi

Bharat Ke Rajya Vyavastha

M. Laxmi Kanth

Logic & Reasoning

Verbal & Non-Verbal Reasoning

R S Aggarwal - S Chand

Elementary Arithmetic

Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Examinations

Abhijit Guha and R.S. Aggarwal

Current Affairs

General Knowledge

Lucent's

Indian History and National Movement

History - Indian History & Indian National Movement

Poonam Dalal Dahiya

Geography

Geography of India

Majid Husain

Indian Economy

The Indian Economy

Sanjiv Verma

Indian Constitution & Public Administration

Constitution of India And Indian Polity

SG Subramanian

General English

High School English Grammar & Composition

Wren and Martin/S Chand

General Science

General Science for Competitive Exams

BK Editorial Board

UPSSSC PET Admit Card 2022

UPSSSC releases the UPSSSC PET admit card 2022 on its official website. Candidates who successfully register for the prelims exam will be able to download the UP PET hall ticket from the official website. Since UP PET exam date is 18 September, therefore, you may expect the admit card to be released 10 days before the exam date.

Steps to Download UP PET Admit Card

Candidates can download their UPSSSC PET admit card 2022 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 'Download UP PET 2022 Admit Card'.
  • Read the instructions mentioned on the screen carefully and click on 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 2022.
  • In case of any discrepancy found in the UPSSSC PET hall ticket, candidates are required to report to the UPSSSC examination authorities immediately.

UPSSSC PET Result 2022

After the completion of UPSSSC PET exam, the UPSSSC will announce UPSSSC PET result 2022 within a short period of time on their official website. Candidates can check result through their login credentials. 

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

UPSSSC PET FAQs

  • Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Staff Selection Commission (UPSSSC) conducts 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 exam date 2022 is on 15 and 16 October 2022. 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 few days before the exam date. Earlier, the exam was scheduled for 18 September, however, the exam date has been postponed due to unavoidable circumstances.

  • UPSSSC PET notification 2022 release date is 28 June 2022 on its official website. Candidates must download the UP PET notification pdf to know about the important information such as eligibility, dates, application, pattern, syllabus, marking scheme, and other important information. For your convenience, we have provived you with the direct link to download UPSSSC PET notification pdf below: 

    > UPSSSC PET Notification 2022 PDF Download Link

  • The UPSSSC PET online form last date was 31 July 2022. UPSSSC has extended the apply online date that was earlier scheduled for 27 July. In addition to this, the last date to make corrections in the application form remains the same which is up to 3 August. Thus, candidates must make sure that they have applied for PET exam before the last date.

  • Candidates can register themselves by filling out the UPSSSC PET 2022 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 2022.
    • Fill out the basic information and complete the registration form,
    • Upload the required documents like photo, signature, etc.
    • Complete the application form with additional information,
    • Pay the application fee if applicable,
    • Take the application form printout.
  • To effectively prepare for UPSSSC PET exam 2022, you must have a thorough clarity of UPSSSC PET syllabus and the exam pattern. Here is how to start an 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 as per your strengths and the time left for your exam. 
    • Comprehensively cover the syllabus, seek guidance from experts and prepare notes.
    • Solve the mock test in a regular manner to revise the topics and practice to improve your score.
  • Candidates must have passed their 10th class from a recognized school or board is eligible for UPSSSC PET. The minimum age of the candidate must be 18 years and maximum should be 40 years.

  • UPSSSC PET 2022 exam selection process consists Preliminary exam. Thereafter the next stage such as Mains/Interview/Skill Test is conducted as per the post by UPSSSC. Candidates have to qualify each stage to be able 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 maximum of 40 years. The government has also provided some age relaxation to different categories as well. 

  • The UPSSSC PET admit card 2022 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 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 UPSSSC PET exam is not that tough as it depends on one preparation and the individual. Candidates who have a strong base and clear concepts need to follow a few UPSSSC PET Preparation and books to boost their morale and get through the exam. You need to devote proper time to your UP PET preparation

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