UPSSSC PET Syllabus 2021: Download PDF Exam Pattern & Detailed Syllabus

UPSSSC PET Syllabus 2021: Download PDF Exam Pattern & Detailed Syllabus

ByAshutosh Yadav  |  Updated on: Apr 5, 2021 Check UPSSSC PET Notification 2021 for Preliminary Eligibility Test
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UPSSSC PET Syllabus and Exam Pattern 2021

Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Services Selection Commission (UPSSSC) board is conducting the Preliminary Eligibility Test (PET) to replace the screening exam for major UP Exams including UP Assistant Statistical Officer, UP Lekhpal, UP Village Development Officer, etc. As of now, the board has released the initial details regarding the exam pattern and syllabus. In this post, we have shared the detailed syllabus and exam pattern along with the official notification of UPSSSC PET. The syllabus and exam pattern will help you to create a preparation strategy as per the weightage of the topic or section. Also, you will get a fair understanding of what to study without missing out on the essential topics.

Once the PET is implemented by the UPSSSC board, the selection process will be in the following manner:  

UPSSSC PET Exam Pattern 2021

UPSSSC PET Exam Pattern will help you to get a fair idea about the subject-wise and topic-wise marks weightage in the exam. Here are a few important points regarding the pattern of the UPSSSC PET exam:

  • PET is an objective type exam that will be conducted in offline mode in the form of Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
  • The exam will comprise of 100 questions
  • Candidates will be awarded 1 mark for each correct answer and 0.25 marks will be deducted for each wrong answer
  • The exam will consist of questions from Elementary Mathematics, Logical Ability, Analysis of Statistics and Graphs, General Knowledge, Science, Hindi, etc.

The list of topics/ sections and their respective marks are highlighted below:

UPSSSC PET Subject Name

Total Number of Questions

Total Marks

Indian History

05

05

Indian National Movement

05

05

Geography

05

05

Indian Economy

05

05

Indian Constitution & Public Administration

05

05

General Science

05

05

Elementary Arithmetic

05

05

General Hindi

05

05

General English

05

05

Logic & Reasoning

05

05

Current Affairs

10

10

General Awareness

10

10

Reading Comprehension (2)

10

10

Graph Interpretation and Analysis

10

10

Table Interpretation

10

10

Overall

100

100

UPSSSC PET Syllabus 2021

As mentioned earlier, the UPSSSC PET involves 100 questions with a weightage of 100 marks in total. We have provided the detailed syllabus of the UPSSSC PET Exam, the details of which are provided below:

UPSSSC PET 2021 Syllabus: General Hindi

Subject

Topics

 

 

 General Hindi

Treaty (सन्धि)

Antonyms words (विलोम शब्द)

A word for phrases (वाक्यांशो के लिए एक शब्द)

Synonym words (पर्यायवाची शब्द)

Gender (लिंग)

Equivalent words (समश्रुत भिन्नार्थक शब्द)

Common errors (सामान्य अशुद्धियां)

Idioms (मुहावरे लोकोत्तियां)

Writers and compositions – prose and poetry (लेखक एवं रचनाएं – गद्य एवं पद्य)

Unseen passage (अपठित गद्यांश)

UPSSSC PET 2021 Syllabus: General Science

Subject

Topic Name

General Science

Basic Physics

Basic Chemistry

Basic Biology

UPSSSC PET 2021 Syllabus: Elementary Arithmetic

Subject

Topic Name

 Elementary Arithmetic

Whole Numbers, Fractions and Decimals

Simple Arithmetic Equations

Percentage

Exponent and Powers

Square and Square Roots

Average

UPSSSC PET 2021 Syllabus: General English

Subject

Topic Name

General English

English Grammar

Questions on Passage

UPSSSC PET 2021 Syllabus: Logic & Reasoning

Subject

Topic Name

 

 

 

Logic & Reasoning

Order & Ranking

Blood Relations

Calendar & Watch

Cause & Effect

Coding-Decoding – Numbers and Letters

Conclusive Reasoning

Large and Small

Segregate

Negative Reasoning – Statement Analysis and Decision

UPSSSC PET 2021 Syllabus: Current Affairs

Subject

Topic Name

Current Affairs

National Current Affairs

International Current Affairs

UPSSSC PET 2021 Syllabus: General Awareness

Subject

Topic Name

 

 

 

 

 

General Awareness

India’s Neighbors

Countries, Capitals and Currencies

Indian States & UTs

Indian Parliament

National and International Days and their Importance

World Organization and Headquarters

Indian Tourism Destination

Indian Art & Culture

Indian & International Sports

Indian Research Institutes

Books and Authors

Awards and Honors

Climate Change and Environment

UPSSSC PET 2021 Syllabus: Hindi Passage

Subject

Topic Name

Hindi Passage

2 Unseen passage, 5 questions on each (total 10 questions)

UPSSSC PET 2021 Syllabus: Graph Analysis & Interpretation

Subject

Topic Name

Graph Analysis & Interpretation

5 questions on each (total 10 questions)

UPSSSC PET 2021 Syllabus: Table Analysis & Interpretation

Subject

Topic Name

Table Analysis & Interpretation

5 questions on each (total 10 questions)

UPSSSC PET 2021 Syllabus: Indian History & National Movement

Subject

Topic Name

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Indian History and 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

UPSSSC PET 2021 Syllabus: Geography

Subject

Topic Name

 

 

 

 

 

Geography

Political Geography of India and the World

Climate and Weather

Time Zone

Population Change and Migration

Physical Geography of India and the World
- River and its Valleys
- Groundwater resources
- Desert and dry areas
- Mountains and glaciers
- Mineral resources

UPSSSC PET 2021 Syllabus: Indian Economy

Subject

Topic Name

 

 

 

 

 

Indian Economy

Economic reforms in 1991 and the economy thereafter

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

UPSSSC PET 2021 Syllabus: Indian Constitution & Public Administration

Subject

Topic Name

 

 

 

Indian Constitution & Public Administration

Indian Constitution
- Salient features of Indian Constitution
- Fundamental Rights and Duties
- Directive Principles of State Policy
- Parliamentary system
- Federal system, Union, and Union Territories, and Union State Relations
- Judicial Structure, Supreme Court, High Court

District Administration

Local Bodies and Panchayati Raj Institutions

UPSSSC PET 2021 Important Exam Highlights

The below table states the important highlights of the UPSSSC PET Exam:

Particulars

Details

Name of board

Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Services Selection Commission (UPSSSC)

Name of exam

Preliminary Eligibility Test (PET)

Mode of application

Online

Notification release date

March-2021 to April-2021 (expected)

Job location

Uttar Pradesh

Official website

upsssc.gov.in

Exam type

Offline

Standard of exam

Class 12

Total number of questions

100

Total marks

100

Total time

120 mins (2 hrs.)

Negative marking

0.25 marks

PET subjects

- General Hindi & Reading Comprehension

- General Knowledge
- Science

- Elementary Mathematics

- Reasoning

- Figures and Graph

UPSSSC PET Important Dates

The important dates of the UPSSSC PET Exam are stated below:

Event

Dates

Application opening date

March-2021 to April-2021

Exam date

To be announced

Result date

To be announced

 

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  • The UPSSSC PET 2021 includes the following subjects:

    • Science
    • General Knowledge
    • General Hindi
    • Elementary Mathematics
    • Reasoning
    • Figures and Graph
  • Candidates will get a total of 120 mins or 2 hrs. to solve 100 questions. 

     
  • Yes, there is a negative marking of 0.25 marks in the UPSSSC PET 2021 Exam.

  • UPSSSC PET will cover major exams such as UP Assistant Statistical Officer, UP Lekhpal, UP Village Development Officer, etc. 

     
  • A minimum of 5 questions will be asked from the Geography section in UPSSSC PET 2021 Exam. 

  • The weightage of Current Affairs is 10 marks. 

     

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