UPPSC PCS 2019 Official Notification Out – Apply Now for 364 Posts


UPPSC Notification 2019 : Every year Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission conducts Combined State/ Upper Subordinate Services Examination in Officer cadre across all over the state. This exam is conducted at three levels: Preliminary , Mains and Interview. Candidates successfully clearing all three stages would be finally considered for the post.

UPPSC PCS Notification 2019

UPPSC has released total of 364 vacancies under General Recruitment and for Assistant Conservator of Forests/ Range Forest Officers. Application process for UPPSC will start from 16th October 2019.

According to the official calendar UPPSC Prelims exam will be conducted on 15th December 2019. And UPPSC PCS Mains examination from 29th April 2020.

UPPSC PCS Application Form

According to the official notification Application process for UPPSC PCS will start from 16th October 2019 and commences on 11th November 2019. However, interested candidates are advised to fill the form at the earliest.

UPPSC PCS 2019 How to Apply?

  1. Visit http://uppsc.up.nic.in.
  2. Go to the link “Click here to apply online”
  3. Click on ‘Apply’.
  4. http://uppsc.up.nic.in/Notifications.aspx will open and then click on ‘Registration’ option.
  5. If you have already applied then enter your Old Registration Number otherwise opt for new registration.

UPPSC PCS Exam Dates

According to previously published UPPSC official calendar for 2019-20, UPPSC PCS preliminary examination is going to be held on 15th December 2019. UPPSC PCS mains examination is going to be held from 29th April 2020.

UPPCS PCS Application Fees

After completion of Stage 1 of UPPSC PCS application form, candidates are required to deposit prescribed fees for preliminary examination. Fees for different categories is as under:

General/EWS/OBC 125
SC/ST 65
Physically Handicapped 25

UPPSC PCS Important Dates

Process Date
Start of Application Process 16/10/2019
End of Application Process 13/11/2019
UPSC CSE 2019 Preliminary Exam Date 15/12/2019
UPSC CSE 2019 Mains Exam Date 20/04/2020

UPPSC PCS 2019 Eligibility Criteria

Any candidate who has obtained bachelor’s degree from a recognized university can apply for posts under UPPSC PCS 2019. Candidates who are in the final year of their degree or candidates whose final results are awaiting can also apply for UPPSC PCS 2019.

A candidate must have attained the age of 21 years and must not have attained the age of 40 years. However, there is age relaxation of 5 years for OBC/SC/ST.

UPPSC PCS 2019 Vacancy

Every year Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission conducts Combined State/Upper Subordinate Services Examination, 2019 on multiple vacancies across the state. This year also UPPSC released its notification for recruitment of officers throughout the state. This year in total 364 vacancies are released by the state.

UPPSC PCS Exam Center

Centre of Examination, decided by the Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission, will be intimated to the candidates by means of their e-Admission Certificate for UPPSC PCS 2019. The no. of Districts/centers may be increased / decreased according to the
decision of the UPPSC on the basis of final number of applications received.

UPPSC PCS Examination Pattern

Every year Uttar Pradesh Public Service Examination (UPSC) conducts Civil Services Examination (CSE)  Examination through Pen & Paper mode all over the country. There are 3 Levels in UPPSC Civil Services Examination.

Stage Plan of examination Total Marks
Preliminary Examination (Qualifying) Objective type 400
Mains Examination Subjective 1500

UPSC CSE Preliminary Syllabus

UPSC CSE Preliminary Examination consists of 2 compulsory papers: General Studies Paper 1 and General Studies Paper 2. Both papers are of 2 hours duration and is of 200 marks each. General Studies Paper-II of the Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination will be a qualifying paper with minimum qualifying marks fixed at 33%. Marks obtained by the candidate in the UPSC Civil Services       Preliminary Examination will not be added while preparing the final merit list for the selection of posts.

Syllabus for UPSC CSE General Studies Paper 1 Preliminary Examination:

  • Current events of national and international importance.
  • History of India and Indian National Movement.
  • Indian and World Geography-Physical, Social, Economic Geography of India and the World.
  • Indian Polity and Governance-Constitution, Political System, Panchayati Raj, Public Policy, Rights Issues, etc.
  • Economic and Social Development-Sustainable Development, Poverty, Inclusion, Demographics, Social Sector Initiatives, etc.
  • General issues on Environmental ecology, Bio-diversity and Climate Change – that do notrequire subject specialization.
  • General Science

Syllabus for UPSC CSE General Studies Paper 2 Preliminary Examination:

  • Comprehension
  • Interpersonal skills including communication skills
  • Logical reasoning and analytical ability
  • Decision making and problem solving
  • General mental ability
  • Basic numeracy (numbers and their relations, orders of magnitude, etc.) (Class X level), Data interpretation (charts, graphs, tables, data sufficiency etc.)

UPPSC PCS Mains Syllabus

UPPSC PCS Mains Examination is the most important part of the Civil Services Examination. Marks obtained by the candidate in the UPPSC Civil Services Mains Examination will be added while preparing the final merit list for the selection of posts.

UPSC CSE Mains Examination has total number of 8 papers.

Paper Number Subject Marks
Paper 1 Hindi 150
Paper 2 Essay 150
Paper 3 General Studies I 200
Paper 4  General Studies II 200
Paper 5 General Studies III 200
Paper 6 General Studies IV 200
Paper 7 Optional Subject Paper I 200
Paper 8 Optional Subject Paper II 200

UPPSC PCS Admit Card

UPPSC PCS 2019 Preliminary Examination Admit Card will be released few days before the actual commencement of the examination.Admit Card will be issued on the UPSC official website only. Candidates can download their admit card by using their Registration Number.

UPPSC PCS Result & Previous Year Cut off

Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission releases cut off with the declaration of the results to appear in UPPSC PCS Mains Examination. Candidates qualifies in the Civil Services Preliminary Examination will be eligible  to appear in Civil Services Mains Examination. Separate category wise cut off is released for both Preliminary and Mains Examination.


When is the last date to apply?

Candidates can apply till 13th November 2019.

Are diploma graduates eligible to apply?

No , only Degree Graduates are eligible to appear.

Is there any interview in UPPSC PCS exam?

Yes, there is interview in UPPSC PCS exam.

How many times I can appear in UPSC CSE?

There is no such limit to appear in UPPSC PCS examination.

Do the marks obtained in Language paper will be added in the final merit list?

Yes, marks of language subject will be added in Final merit list.

Will UPPSC PCS preliminary marks will be added in the final merit list or not?

No, marks obtained in UPPSC PCS Preliminary examination is only qualifying in nature.

Is there any negative marking in UPSC CSE Preliminary exam?

Yes, there is negative marking of 1/3rd of the total marks awarded for that question.

How final cut off is prepared?

Final cut off is prepared by adding marks of UPSC CSE Mains Examination and Interview.

UPPSC PCS 2019  Important Links

S No. Activity Link
1 UPPSC PCS Notification
2 UPPSC PCS Exam Pattern
3 UPPSC PCS Exam Syllabus
4 UPPSC PCS Previous Year Question
5 UPPSC PCS Admit Card
6 UPPSC PCS Exam Analysis
7 UPPSC PCS Previous Year Cutoff
8 UPPSC PCS Exams Result

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