UPPCS Question Paper 2021 PDF: Download UP PCS Prelims Paper 1 and Paper 2 SET A/B/C/D

By Trupti Thool|Updated : October 28th, 2021

UPPCS Question Paper 2021 PDF: Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission (UPPSC) has conducted the UPPCS Prelims Exam 2021 on 24 October 2021. The exam was conducted in two shifts. In this article, you will find the direct link to download the question paper PDFs. 

UPPCS Prelims 2021 Question Paper PDFs

UPPSC has successfully conducted the UPPCS Prelims 2021 Examination at various centres across the state on 24 October 2021. The exam was conducted in two shifts of 2 hours each. The first shift was for General Studies and the second shift was for General Aptitude. In this article, we are providing you with the UPPCS Prelims 2021 Question Paper PDFs of all sets. These question papers will aid the preparation strategy of UPPCS 2022 Exam aspirants.

UPPCS 2021 Prelims Exam Pattern

  • The nature of the UPPSC prelims exam is Objective Type.
  • The UPPSC PCS Prelims exam consists of two papers i.e. (a) General Studies-I (b) General Studies-II



No. of Questions


General Studies-I

2 hrs


200 marks

General Studies-II (Aptitude, Hindi, English)

2 hrs


200 marks


  • General Studies-II Paper is qualifying in nature. There are 33 % of marks are required to qualify for the exam.
  • General Studies-I Paper is considered for screening mains stage candidates. Its marks are required to get a hall ticket of the mains exam, from there onwards it does not play any role in determining the final merit of the candidate.
  • Negative marking is applied to Preliminary Exam Papers 1 and 2. For every wrong answer, 33% of the marks allotted to the question shall be deducted. However, there is no negative marking for unattempted questions. 

UPPCS Question Papers 2021, Download PDF

Paper-1 SET ADownload Here
Paper-1 SET BDownload Here
Paper-1 SET CDownload Here
Paper-1 SET DDownload Here

Paper 2 (CSAT)

Paper-2 SET ADownload Here
Paper-2 SET BDownload Here
Paper-2 SET CDownload Here
Paper-2 SET DDownload Here

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  • The medium of the test will be both English and Hindi and the paper will conduct in offline mode.

  • The candidates must check their answer key and get their score and should immediately start preparing for the next Stage.

  • Yes, you can challenge the answer key through the official website of UPPSC.

  • You can download the UPPSC question paper with answers pdf 2021 after the exam from the BYJU'S Exam Prep website. 


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