Uttar Pradesh PSC Exam Pattern and Syllabus

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UttarPradesh PSC/UPPSC

Uttar Pradesh PSC/UPPSC usually happens every year for the requirement of Group 'A' and 'B' officers in Uttar Pradesh Administration.Currently, the result of Pre Exam has not come yet and we can expect a new notification in 2018 Only.


Exam Pattern

UPPSC Exam Pattern 2017

(i) Preliminary Examination (Objective type)


Maximum Marks



General Knowledge 


2 Hours




2 Hours



Note-Paper-II of the Preliminary Examination will be a qualifying paper with minimum qualifying marks fixed at 33%.

(ii) Main Examination (Descriptive type)

S.No Exam Paper Name of the Subject Marks Duration of Exam Type
1. Written Test I General Hindi 150 3 Hrs Subjective
II Essay 150 3 Hrs Subjective
III General Studies I 200 2 Hrs Objective
IV General Studies II 200 2 Hrs Objective
V & VI Optional I 200 each 3 Hrs each Subjective
VII & VIII Optional II 200 each 3 Hrs each Subjective
2. Personality Test 200


Optional subjects: 

Two optional subjects need to be selected from the list given below:

Agriculture, Zoology, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, Geography, Economics, Sociology, Philosophy, Geology, Psychology ,Botany ,Law ,Animal Husbandry ,Statistics & Veterinary Science, Management, Political Science & International Relations, History, Social Work ,Anthropology, Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering ,English Lit., Urdu Lit., Arabic Lit., Hindi Lit., Persian Lit., Sanskrit Lit., Public Administration, Agricultural Engineering, Commerce and Accountancy, Defence Studies.

(iii) Personality and viva-voice Examination-200 Marks 



UPPSC Prelims Syllabus 2017


General Studies:

  • Panchayati Raj.
  • History of India and Indian National Movement.
  • Indian and World Geography-Physical & Social.
  • Economic geography of India and the World.
  • Current Events of National & International Importance.
  • Indian Polity and governance.
  • Constitution.
  • Political System.
  • General Science
  • Demographics.
  • Rights issues.
  • Economic and Social Development.
  • Sustainable Development.
  • Poverty Inclusion.
  • Bio-diversity and Climate Change.
  • Social Sector Initiatives.
  • General Issues on Environmental Ecology.
  • Public Policy etc.


  • Elementary Mathematics.
  • Interpersonal Skills.
  • Communication Skills.
  • Logical Reasoning and Analytical Ability.
  • Decision Making.
  • Problem Solving.
  • Comprehension.
  • General Mental Ability.
  • Direct and Indirect Speech.
  • Arithmetic.
  • Geometry.
  • Statistics.
  • General English.
  • Active Voice and Passive Voice.
  • Parts of Speech.
  • Transformation of Sentences.
  • Algebra.
  • Punctuation and Spellings.
  • Words Meanings.
  • Vocabulary & Usage.
  • Idioms and Phrases.
  • Fill in the Blanks.
  • General Hindi etc.


UPPSC Mains Syllabus 2017

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