UKPSC Exam Notification 2021 released. Uttarakhand Public Service Commission has announced UKPSC upcoming vacancy 2021 for a total of 224 posts. The UKPSC recruitment 2021 apply online has begun from 10 August 2021. Candidates who wish to apply for the Uttarakhand PCS exam 2021 must download the official Uttarakhand PCS 2021 notification and apply online.
Uttarakhand Public Service Commission Combined State Civil/Upper Services 2021 Notification details are mentioned below. The UKPSC exam date 2021 is yet to be announced. The direct link to the UKPSC application form 2021 is mentioned below.
Latest Updates on UKPSC PCS Exam 2021
- 10 August 2021: UKPSC recruitment 2021 announced 224 vacancies.
UKPSC PCS 2021 Highlights
All the important information regarding the UKPSC PCS 2021 exam is provided in the table. Candidates must check the information before reading further, this will give you an overview of the exam.
|Organization||Uttarakhand Public Services Commission (UKPSC)|
|Level of exam||State|
|Vacancies||224 as per Uttarakhand PCS advertisement 2021|
|Notification Dates||August 10, 2021|
|Selection Process||Prelims, Mains, and Interview|
|Language||English & Hindi|
UKPSC PCS 2021 Exam Dates
The Uttarakhand commission has not yet released the exam dates for the UKPSC exam 2021. The exam dates will be updated here as soon as it is available on the official website. The UKPSC date 2021 for registration have been released.
|UKPSC PCS Notification Date 2021||10 August 2021|
|UKPSC Online Application Start Date 2021||10 August 2021|
|Last Date to Apply Online for UKPSC 2021 exam||30 August 2021 11:59 PM|
|Last Date to Submit Application Fee||30 August 2021 11:59 PM|
|UKPSC Prelims Admit Card Date||To be notified|
|UKPSC Pre Exam Date 2021||To be notified|
|UKPSC Prelims Result Date||To be notified|
|UKPSC Mains Exam Date 2021||To be notified|
|UKPSC PCS Mains Result||To be notified|
UKPSC PCS 2021 Notification PDF
UKPSC PCS 2021 Vacancy
The number of vacancies is one of the motivating factors for the candidates. The UKPSC has released the number of vacancies with the notification. The post-wise number of vacancies will be updated after the release of notification.
|Combined State/ Upper Subordinate Services Exam 2021|
|3||Assistant Divisional Transport Officer||11|
|4||Assistant Director (All Dept)||42|
|5||District Supply Officer||04|
|6||Sub Divisional Marketing Officer||03|
|7||Block Development Officer||28|
|9||assistant Labor commissioner||02|
|10||Assistant Cane Commissioner||01|
|11||Deputy Education Officer, Staff Officer||31|
|14||District Tourism Development Officer||01|
|16||Food processing officer||03|
|17||Horticulture Development Officer||20|
|18||Plant Protection Officer||03|
|19||Mushroom Development Officer||02|
|22||Transport tax officer||05|
|23||Child Development Project Officer||19|
UKPSC Salary Structure
The salary of a few popular posts of the UKPSC PCS exam is explained below. Candidates can check the post-wise salary in the table. Almost all the posts fall under Grade pay ₹5400. The PayScale for the posts is ₹15600- ₹39100. The salary of the remaining posts will be updated after the release of notification.
|Deputy Collector||₹15600- ₹39100
|Deputy superintendent of police||₹15600- ₹39100
|Jail superintendent||₹15600- ₹39100
UKPSC PCS Eligibility 2021
Check the eligibility criteria for the Uttarakhand Public Service Commission Civil Services exam. Check the age limit, education qualification, age relaxation, and other details here.
All the candidates who want to sit for the UKPSC PCS exam must not be younger than 21 years of age and must not be elder than 42 years of age as on the date prescribed in the notification. There is age relaxation applicable for different categories.
|Minimum Age||21 years|
|Maximum Age||35 years|
|SC/ ST candidates||5 years|
|OBC candidates||3 years|
- The candidate must have a bachelor’s degree from any recognized university.
- Candidates who have a post-graduation diploma in Town and architect planning or associate membership of American institute of town/ Institute of planner/ Institute of town planner or institute of town planner India are eligible for the Sahayak Nagar Niyojak post.
- Candidates who are graduates of Hindi are eligible for the post of District information officer / Feature writer.
The Superintendent of Police and District Commandant of Home Guard need to fulfill the following physical standard. The commission has prescribed the physical standard for the posts as given below. Candidates having a physical standard as prescribed will be allotted these services.
For Superintendent of police
|Category||Male Candidates||Female Candidates|
|General and all other Candidates||167.7 CM||152 CM|
|ST candidates||160 CM||147 CM|
|Mountainous region candidates||162.60 CM||147 CM|
Chest Measurement (For Male Candidates only)
|ST and Mountainous region candidates||76.5 CM||81.5 CM|
|General and other candidates||78.8 CM||83.8 CM|
District Commandant Home Guard
|Candidates||Height||Chest (Normal)||Chest (Inflated)|
|Male candidates||165 CM||84 CM||89 CM|
|Female candidates||150 CM||79 CM||84 CM|
|Male candidate (From Kumaun, Gadwal, and ST candidates)||160 CM||84 CM||89 CM|
What is the selection process of UKPSC 2021?
The UKPSC exam involves three stages for the recruitment of various administrative posts. The selection process is similar to the various state PSC and UPSC exams. The exam stages are:
- Preliminary Examination,
- Mains Examination, and
UKPSC Exam Pattern 2021
UKPSC Exam Pattern
The exam pattern for the UKPSC exam is similar to that of the UPSC and other administrative examinations. The prelims exam has 2 papers whereas the mains exam has nine papers. The personality test is going to test your problem-solving skills, personality, knowledge in different subjects, and other things.
UKPSC Prelims Exam Pattern
The first step of the selection process is preliminary examination. The UKPSC conducts the exam at various centers all over the state. There are two papers i.e., General Studies and Aptitude Test. Each paper carries 150 marks and is of 2 hours duration. The general aptitude paper is qualifying in nature just like the UPSC.
|Subject||No. of Questions||Total Marks||Time Duration|
|General Studies||150||150||2 hours|
|General Aptitude||100||150||2 hours|
UKPSC Mains Exam
After clearing the prelims exam cutoff candidates would be called for the mains exam. The mains exam has nine traditional descriptive papers. Two papers are qualifying in nature whereas five papers are of general studies and the other two are optional subjects. The mains exam is a traditional descriptive examination. Candidates who qualify in the mains exam will be called for the Interview. The exam papers are set in the English language except the language paper will be set in the regional language.
|Subject||Maximum Marks||Time Duration|
|History of India, National Movement, Society & Culture||200||03 Hours|
|Indian Polity, Social Justice & International Relation||200||03 Hours|
|Geography of India & World||200||03 Hours|
|Economic & Social Development||200||03 Hours|
|General Science & Technology||200||03 Hours|
|General Aptitude & Ethics||200||03 Hours|
|Optional Paper I||200||03 Hours|
|Optional Paper II||200||03 Hours|
UKPSC State Civil Services Main Exam will be conducted in Haldwani and Haridwar centers only.
The interview/ viva-voce is the last stage of the exam. Only a handful of candidates are called for the UKPSC interview after the mains exam. The interview is 200 marks. The interview will be conducted in the UKPSC office.
The final merit list will be prepared based on the marks obtained in mains and interviews.
UKPSC State Civil Services Syllabus
The UKPSC syllabus is discussed here. Candidates must know the syllabus of the exam before start preparing for it. The prelims syllabus is discussed here, you can check the mains syllabus from the link provided below.
UKPSC Preliminary Exam Syllabus
It consists of two papers i.e. General Studies & General Aptitude.
General Studies Paper
It includes the following subjects:
- Indian History, Culture & National Movement
- History & Culture of Uttarakhand
- India & World Geography
- Indian Polity
- Economic & Social Development
- General Science & Technology
- Current Events of National, State & International Importance
General Aptitude Paper
- Communication & Inter-Personal Skills
- Logical & Analytical Ability
- Statistics Analysis
- Hindi & English
Check the detailed syllabus here.
UKPSC Application Form
Follow the following steps to apply for the UKPSC PCS exam:
- Visit the official website of the UKPSC PCS exam @ukpsc.gov.in.
- Fill in all the required details like name, father name, address, aadhar number, mobile number, mail ID, and other details.
- After successfully filling up all the details and completing the registration process, candidates need to log in again using registration credentials.
- Now, start filling up the application form like education qualification, gender, caste, and other details.
- Upload the required documents.
- Select the language for the examination and center preferences.
- Pay the application Fee.
UKPSC Combined State Civil Services Application Fees
|General/ OBC/ Other State||₹150|
UKPSC Admit Card, Result
UKPSC Admit Card 2021
Candidates applying for the UKPSC Combined State Civil Services Examination may download the admission card from the Uttarakhand Public Service Commission’s official website i.e. ukpsc.gov.in.The UKPSC Prelims admit card for the preliminary examination is expected to be available for download 10 days before the examination. We’ll update the direct link to download the admission card.
UKPSC PCS Result 2021
The results of shortlisted candidates will be released by the Uttarakhand Public Service Commission after the successful completion of the selection process (all three stages i.e. Prelims, Main, and Interview). We’ll keep you posted on all the updates.
UKPSC PCS Cutoff 2021
The cutoff is the minimum marks a candidate needs to secure to get a seat in his category. The UKPSC releases the cutoff marks after the release of the final result on the official website. Below is given the cut-off of the UKPSC examination for the year 2019.