UP State Service Examination 2017

UP State Service Examination  2017

UPPSC conduct Combined State Services examination and Upper Subordinate Services examination for Indian who want to career as Grade-B & Grade-C Officer. Apply Online  on or Before 06 June, 2017. Education Qualification & Age Limit is given below.

 Application Fee:

  • Unreserved /Other Backward Class – Rs. 125/-
  • Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe -Rs. 65/-
  • Handicapped-Rs. 25/-

No. of Vacancies:- Presently, the no. of vacancies are 251.

MARITAL STATUS: Male candidates who are married and have more than one wife living and female candidates who have married a person already having a wife, shall not be eligible unless the Hon’ble. Governor has granted an exemption from this condition.

Educational Qualification for UP State Service Examination:

The candidates must possess Bachelors Degree of any recognised University or equivalent qualification upto the last date for receipt of application. This should be mentioned by the candidate in the relevant column of their application form but for some posts specific qualifications have been prescribed of which the details are given below:-

Name of PostEducation Qualification
Sub Registrar, Assistant Prosecuting Officer (Transport)Law Graduate
Distt. Horticulture Officer Grade-2, D.H.O. Grade-1/Supdt. Govt. GardenScience Graduate in Horticulture (Ag.) or Equivalent Degree in B.Sc. Ag. or Horticulture.
Distt. B.S.A./ Associate DIOS and Other equivalent administrative posts, Distt. Administrative OfficerPost Graduate Degree
Distt. Cane Officer, U.P. Ag. Service Group “B” (Development Branch)Agriculture Graduate
Distt. Audit Officer (Revenue Audit)Commerce Graduate
Asstt. Controller Legal Measurement (Grade-I)Degree in Science with Physics or Mechanical Engg. as one subject.
Asstt. Director Industries (Marketing)Post Graduate Degree in Arts, Science or Commerce or Technology or Post Graduate Degree in Textile Industries of any recognised Institute or minimum Graduation Degree in Textile Technology.
Asstt. Labour CommissionerDegree in Arts with Sociology or Economics as a subject or Commerce/Law.
Distt. Programme OfficerDegree in Sociology or Social Science or Home Science or Social Work.
Senior Lecturer, DIETPost Graduate Degree with B.Ed.
Distt. Probation OfficerPost Graduate Degree in Psychology or Sociology or Social Work or any qualification equivalent thereto or Post Graduate Diploma in any Branch of Social Work from any recognised Institute of Social Work.
Designated Officer
  • Post Graduate Degree in Chemistry as one of the subjects from a University established by law in India or a qualification recognised by the Government as equivalent thereto, or
  • Atleast one of qualification prescribed for Direct Recruitment to the post of Food Safety Officer given as below: A Bachelor’s Degree in Food Technology or Dairy Technology or Biotechnology or Oil Technology or Agricultural Science or Veterinary Sciences or Bio Chemistry or Microbiology or Post Graduate Degree in Chemistry or Degree in Medicine from a recognised University, or any other equivalent/recognised qualification notified by the Central Government, Provided that no person who has any financial Interest in the manufacture, import or sale of any article of food shall be appointed to be a Food Safety Officer.
Statistical officerPost Graduate Degree in mathematics or Mathematical Statistics or Statistics or Agricultural Statistics from an university recognized by Law in India or equivalent qualification recognised by the Government.

Physical Measurement:-

Physical Measurements will be applicable according to Service Rules/ requisitions, in case of availability of posts e.g. Dy. Superintendent of Police, Superintendent of Jail, District Commandent Home Guards etc.

Age Limit for UP State Service Examination: 

Candidates must have attained the age of 21 years and must not have crossed the age of 40 years on July 1st, 2017 i.e. they must have not been born earlier than 2nd July, 1977 and not later than July 1, 1996. For PH candidates, the maximum age limit is 55 years i.e. they must have not been born before 2nd July, 1962.

Relaxation in Upper Age Limit: (a) Upper age limit shall be greater by five years for candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes of U.P., Scheduled Tribes of U.P. and Other Backward Classes of U.P., Skilled players of U.P. of Classified Games and State Govt. Employees of U.P. including Teachers/Staff of the Basic Shiksha Parishad of U.P. according to G.O. No. 1648/79-5-2015, dated 19th June, 2015 and Teachers / Staff of the Government Aided Madhyamik Vidyalayas of U.P. as per G.O. NO. 1508/15-8-2015-3057/2015, dated 16th September, 2015 i.e. they must have not been born before 2nd July, 1972 (Only domiciled persons in U.P. are entitled for such age relaxation).

Upper age limit shall be greater by fifteen years for physically handicapped persons of U.P.

Upper age limit shall also be greater by five years for Group-‘B’ posts for the Emergency Commissioned Officers / Short Service Commissioned Officers / Ex-Army Personnels of U.P. who have rendered five years service in Army, but there shall be no reservation for Group-‘B’ posts. In case of availability of Group-‘C’ posts in the Examination, the Age relaxation and reservation shall be given according to Rule. No relaxation is admissible in upper age limit for D.F.F. Candidates.


Only such candidates will be admitted to the Main (written) examination who are declared successful in the Preliminary Examination for which the successful Candidates will have to fill up another application form according to instructions of the Commission and for this application, the Examination fees for Unreserved (General), Other Backward Class and for Candidates of Other States is Rs. 200/- and Rs. 25/- as On-line Processing fees = Rs. 225/- and for Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe Candidates of U.P. the fees is Rs. 80/- and Rs. 25/- as On-line processing fees = Rs. 105/-only. The Candidates of Physically Handicapped category of U.P. are exempted from fees but they have to pay Rs. 25/- only as On-line Processing fees, but the candidates of D.F.F., women candidates and Ex-Army Personnels, of U.P. shall have to deposit their fees according to their original category.

Candidates should carefully note that they will have to appear in the main examination against the same Roll No. allotted for the Preliminary Examination.

The dates and venue for the Main examination shall be informed by the Commission later on through e-Admit cards.

Only such candidates will be called for interview who are declared successful on the basis of the main (written) examination.

Candidates will have to fill up the prescribed application form before the Interview (viva-voce test).

Preferences for different posts will be asked at the time of Interview which will be treated final and no change therein will be worthy of being admitted. In this regard no application for error correction/modification shall be acceptable.

All original certificates shall be verified at the time of Interview. Candidates will also be required to furnish four passport size Photographs, two unattested and two attested by their Head of Department or Head of the Institution where they have received education or by a Gazetted Officer at the time of Interview.

Candidates serving under the Central or State Government will have to produce ‘No Objection Certificate’ from their employer at the time of interview issued by the competent authority.

It is essential for the candidates to appear in the interview who qualify on the basis of Main Examination under the provisions laid down in Service Rules for service of recruitment where Written Examination and Interview are indicated.

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