The UPPSC exam is conducted to find and recruit state government employees within the Provincial Civil Services department and other departments of the UP government. Here are the main eligibility criteria for the UPPSC, as per the UPPSC 2021 Notification.
The Minimum age limit is 21 years and candidates must not have crossed 40 years of age as on July 1, 2021. Upper Age Limit Relaxation for reserved categories:
SC/ST/OBC/Sports Person/UP Govt Employee: 5 Years
Ex-Servicemen: 10 Years
PH: 15 Years
Educational Qualification: Candidates should be Graduate with a Bachelors Degree from a recognised university. Different vacancies may different specialisation requirements in graduation. Candidates pursuing the final year of their graduation are also eligible for applying for UPPSC.
Details Regarding Age and Other Relaxation (As per Notification)
Have a domicile of UP
A category certificate from the competent authority
In the case of women candidates, the caste/domicile certificate issued from the father’s side shall be considered valid
Male candidates with more than one wife (living) are not eligible. (Unless the Governor of the state grants exemption.)
Female candidates who have married a person already having a wife (living) are not eligible. (Unless the Governor of the state grants exemption.)
Female candidates who are pregnant (12 weeks or more) will be declared temporarily unfit.
Candidates claiming age relaxation/reservation in more than one category for the UP PCS Exam shall be entitled to only one concession, whichever is more beneficial.