UPSSSC PET Eligibility Criteria 2021: Age Limit, Education Qualification

UPSSSC PET Eligibility Criteria 2021: Age Limit, Education Qualification

ByAshutosh Yadav  |  Updated on: May 25, 2021Check UPSSSC PET Notification 2021 for Preliminary Eligibility Test along with Answer Key, Result, Cut Off, Syllabus, Exam Pattern, Question Papers PDF & Preparation.
Check UPSSSC PET Notification 2021 for Preliminary Eligibility Test along with Answer Key, Result, Cut Off, Syllabus, Exam Pattern, Question Papers PDF & Preparation.
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UPSSSC PET Exam Eligibility

UPSSSC PET Eligibility details are released by Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Service Commission in the official notification. Candidates must check all the eligibility criteria before applying online to avoid getting debarred at the later stages. The Eligibility components of the UPSSSC PET Exam includes age limit and educational qualification. there is a provision of age relaxation as per reservation rules. You will find the complete guidelines for eligibility for UPSSSC PET 2021 Exam below 

Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Service Commission is going to conduct the Preliminary Eligibility Test 2021 for various Group C posts in the state government as per the government order released in November 2020. Even though the exam dates have not been released yet, the online application for registration is live on the UPSSSC website. You can apply for the same by clicking on the direct link given below.

UPSSSC PET 2021, Apply Here

UPSSSC PET Eligibility Overview

Age Limit

Minimum: 18 years 

Maximum: 40 Years 

(category-wise age relaxations applicable)

Educational Qualification

Must have passed High School 

Nationality

Indian Citizen

Number of Attempts

Until the Maximum Eligible Age

Experience

No prior experience required.

UPSSSC PET Age Limit

The candidates appearing for the UPSSSC PET 2021 Exam must be of a minimum of 18 years of age and a maximum of 40 years of age on 1 July 2021. Hence only those candidates will be eligible who are born after 30 June 1981 and born before 1 July 2003.

Minimum Age Maximum Age
18 Years40 Years

UPSSSC PET Age Relaxation

The following age relaxation will be applicable to the reserved category candidates:

CategoryRelaxation
OBC/SC/ST5 Years
Sportsperson5 Years
Handicapped15 Years
Ex-Service Men3 Years

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  • Candidates have to be a minimum of 18 years of age and a maximum of 40 years of age to appear for the PET exam.

     
  • Yes, there are various age relaxations for reserved category candidates as provided in the table above. OBC candidates can claim relaxation for up to 5 years over the maximum age.

     
  • A candidate must have at least High School Level passing certificate to appear for UPSSSC PET.

     

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