UPPSC PCS Examination 2021; Combined State / Upper Subordinate Services (PCS) Examination, 2021 And Assistant Conservator of Forest (A.C.F.) / Range Forest Officer (R.F.O.) Services Examination – 2021 Notice Released

Uttar Pradesh Combined State / Upper Subordinate Services (PCS) Examination, 2021 and Assistant Conservator of Forest (A.C.F.) / Range Forest Officer (R.F.O.) Services Examination – 2021 Notice Released: UPPCS 2021 Application Link is active now at the UPPSC Official Website. So, if you have not applied for it yet, then you can apply now until 4th June 2020. The Last Date of Online Application is extended by the Commission. If you do not know much about the UPPSC Combined Upper Subordinate Service Examination 2020 then you are going to get the details here. Apart from this, we shall also share the direct link to the UPPCS PCS Exam 2020 Application with the official notice download. So, what are you waiting for, let’s start.

Update: The Online Application to Apply is Active from 5th February 2021. Check the details from here.

Uttar Pradesh PSC PCS Exam 2021 Overview

Uttar Pradesh Combined PCS Exam with ACF / RFO is a graduate-level competitive examination which is conducted by the Commission. This is an examination that really tests the candidate’s caliber through various rounds. Hence, in short, we can say this is a super competitive examination in Uttar Pradesh. The Selected candidates shall be posted as Ranger, CDPO, Sub Registrar, District Audit Officer, etc. Further, the Selection for the posts depends upon the merit of the candidates. So, now it is time to check the various posts for which the candidates will be selected. This is to encourage the aspirants to sit for this competitive examination and turn the dream into reality.

Exam NameCombined State / Upper Subordinate Services (PCS) Examination, 2021 & Assistant Conservator of Forest (A.C.F.) / Range Forest Officer (R.F.O.) Services Examination – 2021
Exam Conducting BodyUttar Pradesh Public Service Commission
Advertisement NumberA-1/E-1/2021
Release Date5th February 2021
Commencement of On-line Application5th February 2021
Last Date for Receipt of Examination Fee On-line in the Bank2nd March 2021
Online Application Form Last Date5th March 2021
Application ModeOnline
Type of ServiceUP Govt Jobs
Official WebsiteClick Here

Various Posts in UPPSC PCS & ACF / RFO Examination

The aspirants who are preparing for the Government Jobs in Uttar Pradesh can become any of the officers as follows provided he/she qualifies in the merit list of UPPSC Combined Upper Subordinate Services / ACF / RFO Examination 2021.

Sl. NoPost Name
1Deputy Collector
2Deputy Superintendent of Police
3Block Development Officer
4Assistant Regional Transport Officer
5Assistant Commissioner (Commercial Tax)
6District Commandant Homeguards
7Treasury Officer/Accounts Officer (Treasury)
8Cane Inspector and Assistant Sugar Commissioner
9Superintendent Jail
10Manager Credit (Small Industries)
11Manager Marketing and Economic Survey (Small Industries)
12Executive Officer Grade-I/Assistant Nagar Ayukta
13District Basic Education Officer/Associate DIOS & other equivalent Administrative Posts
14Assistant Director Industries (Marketing)
15Assistant Labour Commissioner
16Senior Lecturer DIET
17Designated Officer
18Assistant Commissioner Industries
19Statistical Officer
20Assistant Accounts Officer, (Treasury)
21Commercial Tax Officer
22District Minority Welfare Officer
23District Food Marketing Officer
24Executive Officer (Panchayati Raj)
25Deputy Secretary (Housing and Urban Planning)
26Area Rationing Officer
27District Backward Welfare Officer
28Naib Tehsildar
29District Saving Officer
30District Panchayat Raj Officer
31District Social Welfare Officer
32Accounts Officer (Nagar Vikas)
33District Supply Officer Grade-2
34Additional District Development Officer (Social Welfare)
35Passenger/Goods Tax Officer
36District Handicapped Welfare Officer
37Assistant District Employment Assistance Officer
38Accounts Officer (Local Bodies)
39Regional Employment Officer
40Assistant Registrar (Cooperative)
41Sub Registrar, Assistant Prosecuting Officer (Transport)
42District Probation Officer
43District Administrative Officer
44District Audit Officer (Revenue Audit)
45Assistant Controller Legal Measurement (Grade-1 and Grade-2)
46District Programme Officer
47District Youth Welfare and Pradeshik Vikas Dal Officer
48Labour Enforcement Officer
49Excise Inspector
50Child Development Project Officer
51Food safety Officer
52Deputy Jailor
53Assistant Conservator of Forest (ACF Examination 2020)
54Range Forest Officer (RFO Examination 2020)

Now let us check the educational qualification to apply for the UPPSC Combined Upper Subordinate Services / ACF & RFO Examination 2021.

Educational Qualification Required till Closing Date of Application

As already informed in the beginning, that graduation is the minimum qualification to apply for UPPSC PCS Examination 2021, however there are certain posts for which specific educational qualification is necessary. This means although you can apply and appear for this competitive examination, but for final selection, these educational qualification is necessary.

Post NameEducational Qualification
Sub Registrar, Assistant Prosecuting Officer (Transport)Law Graduate
District Basik Shiksha Adhikari / Associate DIOS and Other equivalent administrative posts, District Administrative OfficerPost Graduate Degree
Assistant Labour CommissionerDegree in Arts with Sociology or Economics as a subject or Commerce/Law
District Audit Officer (Revenue Audit)Commerce Graduate
Assistant Controller Legal Measurement (Grade-1 and Grade-2)Degree in Science with Physics or Mechanical Engg. As one subject
District Programme OfficerDegree in Sociology or Social Science or Home Science or Social Work.
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
Labour Enforcement OfficerBachelor’s degree with Economics or Sociology or commerce and Post Graduate Diploma or Post graduate Degree in Law / Labour relation / Labour welfare / Labour Law / Commerce / Sociology / Social work / Social welfare / Trade Management / Personnel Management
Child Development Project OfficerGraduate Degree in Sociology or Social Work or Home Science or any qualification equivalent thereto recognised by the Government
Assistant Conservator of ForestBachelor’s degree with at least one of the subject namely Botany, Zoology, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, Geology, Forestry, Statistics or a Bachelor’s degree in Agriculture or Bachelor’s degree in Engineering from a University established by Law in India or a Foreign University approved by the Central Government from time to time, or a qualification recognised by the Government as equivalent thereto
Range Forest OfficerBachelor’s Degree with two or more of the subjects, namely Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Botany, Zoology, Forestry, Geology, Agriculture, Statistics, Horticulture and Environment or Bechelor’s Degree in Agriculture or Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Bachelor’s degree in Veterinary Science from a University established by Law in India or possess a qualification recognized by the Government as equivalent thereto.
Senior Lecturer DIETPost Graduate Degree with B.Ed.
Designated Officer / Food Safety OfficerPost 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 At least 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.
District Cane Officer, U.P.
Agriculture Service Group
“B” (Development Branch)
Agriculture Graduate
Labour Enforcement
Officer
Bachelor’s degree with Economics or Sociology or Commerce and Post Graduate Diploma or Post graduate Degree in Law / Labour relation / Labour welfare / Labour Law / Commerce / Sociology / Social work / Social Welfare / Trade Management / Personnel Management.
Principals, Government
Intermediate Colleges
(For Boys or Girls)
(i) A Post-Graduate Degree from a University established by law in India or a degree recognised by the Government as equivalent thereto.
(ii) L.T. Diploma of the Department of Education, Uttar Pradesh, or B.T. or B.Ed. or an equivalent Degree of a University. At least three years teaching experience in High School or Intermediate Classes or Classes higher than above from a College or University established by law in India or any such Institution recognised by the Government.
Assistant Research
Officer
A Post-Graduate Degree in Chemistry from a University established by law in India or a degree recognised by the Government as equivalent thereto.
Assistant Director
(Horticulture)
Agriculture Graduate
Manager (Administration/
General)
M.B.A. or Equivalent Degree
Assistant Store
Purchase Officer
M.B.A.
Technical Assistant
(Chemistry
Post-graduate Degree in Chemistry with minimum 50 percent marks from a University established by law in India.

UPPSC PCS / ACF / RFO Exam 2021 Age Limit Criteria

Candidates must have attained the age of 21 years and must not have crossed the age of 40 years on July 1, 2021 i.e. they must have not been born earlier than 2nd July, 1981 and not later than July 1, 2000. For PH candidates, the maximum age limit is 55 years i.e. they must have not been born before 02 July, 1966.

Relaxation in Upper Age Limit

  • Upper age limit shall be greater by five years for candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes of U.P., Scheduled Tribes of U.P., Other Backward Classes of U.P., Skilled players of U.P. of Classified Games, State Govt. Employees of U.P. including Teachers / Staff of the Basic Shiksha Parishad of U.P. and Teachers / Staff of the Government Aided Madhyamik Vidyalayas of U.P. i.e. they must have not been born before 2nd July, 1975.
  • 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 / ExArmy Personnel’s 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 according to rules in force.

Apart from the educational and age limit criteria, there is one more criteria which is mandatory for the applicants in case he/she wants to apply for certain posts. So, what are these ? Lets find it out from below-

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Vacancies in this UP PCS Examination 2021

Presently the number of vacancies for the UP Combined State / Upper Subordinate Services Examination 2021 is about 400. This vacancies are excluding the ACF / RFO Posts for which the vacancies is yet to be declared. Please note that the total number of vacancies may get changed as per the requirements of various departments under UP State Government.

Selection Process in UP PCS / RFO / ACF Examination 2021

The U.P. Public Service Commission shall hold a Preliminary Examination at various Centres of the state for selecting suitable candidates for admission to the Combined State/Upper Subordinate Services Main (Written) Examination 2021 and Assistant Conservator of Forest / Range Forest Officer Main (Written) Examination, 2021. Thereafter the Main (Written) Examinations shall be conducted separately by the commission). The selection will be made on the basis of total marks obtained by the candidates in Main (Written) Examination and Interview. On some of these post, recruitment shall be made on the basis of total marks obtained in the written examination, according to the provision of concerned service rules of such posts. Thus the complete selection process shall have –

  1. Preliminary Examination
  2. Mains Examination, &
  3. Interview ( for selected posts)

How to Apply for UPPSC PCS / ACF / RFO Examination 2021?

Each and every interested aspirants should apply through the UPPSC official website.This advertisement is also available on the Commission’s website http://uppsc.up.nic.in. The online application system is applicable for applying against this advertisement. Applications sent by any other mode shall not be entertained hence candidates are advised to apply On-line only. In connection with On-line application, candidates should go through the instructions thoroughly and apply accordingly. The Online Application for UPPSC Combined Subordinate Services Examination / RFO / ACF comprise of three stages –

Stage I – Registration:

In this process, the aspirants should complete the Basic Registration form by entering the details. Thereafter ”Print Registration Slip” shall be displayed and every applicant should take the Print of Registration Slip by clicking on Print Registration Slip.

Stage II – Application Fees Payment:

In this stage, the applicant should remit the application fees through the selected mode and take print of ”Payment Acknowledgement Receipt (PAR)”.

Stage III – Photo & Signature Upload:

The candidate should scan his/her photograph and signature in the prescribed size and should upload it in this stage. After filling in all entries in the format, the candidates may click “PREVIEW” to see for themselves that all entries and information are correctly entered and after satisfying themselves, they should click the “Submit” button to forward the same to the Commission.

Thus hopefully the application process for UPPSC Combined Upper Subordinate Services / ACF / RFO Examination 2021 is clear to you all now.

What is the Application Fee?

After completing the procedure of first stage, the applicants should deposit the category wise prescribed examination fee in second stage. The prescribed fee of preliminary examination for different categories is as under:-

Unreserved /Economically weaker sections/ Other Backward ClassExam fee Rs. 100/- + On-line processing fee Rs. 25/- Total = Rs. 125/-
Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled TribeExam fee Rs. 40/- + On-line processing fee Rs. 25/- Total = Rs. 65/-
HandicappedExam fee NIL+ On-line processing fee Rs. 25/- Total = Rs. 25/-
Ex-ServicemanExam fee Rs. 40/- + On-line processing fee Rs. 25/- Total = Rs. 65/-
Dependents of the FreedomAccording to their original category Fighters/Women

Here we have accumulated all of the important links which shall help you all aspirants to fill up the online application form. By following the links here, the interested aspirants can easily fill up the online UP PCS / ACF / RFO Online Form 2021.

Online Application Filling InstructionsClick Here
View AdvertisementClick Here
Apply Online LinkClick Here
Prelims / Mains Exam SyllabusClick Here
Exam Date / Admit CardClick Here
ResultClick Here
Official WebsiteClick Here

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the Pay Scale on Selection?

The Pay Scale on Selection shall be Rs. 9300-34800 Grade Pay Rs 4600/- (except Naib Tehsildar whose grade pay is Rs. 4200/-) to Rs. 15600-39100/- Grade Pay Rs. 5400/-.

What is the Last Date of Application?

5th March 2021 is the extended last date to apply for UPPSC Combined Subordinate Services Examination 2021.

Is the Interview Mandatory part of the selection for every post?

No, the interview is mandatory only for selected categories of posts.

Can I apply for both UP PCS & ACF/RFO Examination 2021?

Yes, you can apply provided you have the requisite qualification & other eligibility for the posts.

What is the Exam Syllabus for the UPPSC PCS Examination 2021?

The same is shared on the official advertisement and also at the official website at http://uppsc.up.nic.in/

Hopefully the data shared here on UPPSC PCS Examination 2021 has been useful. For further details make sure to go through the complete official notification and then submit the online application. Queries if any may be shared also, we shall definitely try to resolve your queries as early as possible.

Good Luck