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UTTAR PRADESH PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION COMBINED STATE / UPPER SUBORDINATE SERVICES EXAMINATION Exam Pattern

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The competitive examination comprise three successive stages viz :-  

(1) Preliminary Examination (Objective Type & Multiple choice).  

(2) Main Examination (Conventional Type, i.e. Written examination).  

(3) Viva- Voce (Personality Test).

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Preliminary Examination :  

The Preliminary examination will consist of two compulsory papers of which answer sheet be on OMR sheets. The papers shall be 200 marks each and of two hours durations. Both the papers shall be objective Type & multiple choice in which there shall be 150-100 questions Respectively. The timing of paper I will be from 9.30 to 11.30 A.M. and paper II from 2.30 to 4.30 P.M.

Question paper pattern for Pre Examination

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Paper 1 – General study I GS 200 marks 150 Questions

Syllabus of GS paper 1 of UP PCS Pre Exam :

latest current affairs , of national and international level.

History, geography of India, national movement ,

Indian politics and government.

Indian economics and social development,

General science, Ecology ,

Economics and social development.  

Paper 2 : General study GS 2 - 200 marks , two hour time duration (Qualifying Nature)

Syllabus of Paper 2 GS of pre examination

Comprehension Interpersonal skills including communication skills.

Logical reasoning and analytical ability.

Decision making and problem solving.

General mental ability  

Elementary Mathematics upto Class X level- Arithmetic, Algebra, Geometry and Statistics. General English upto Class X level. 

General Hindi upto Class X level. 

Main (Written) Examiniation :

The Main Written Examination is only for candidates who have been short listed through the Preliminary Examination. Compulsory Paper on Gereral Hindi (150 marks), Essay (150 marks) ,General Studies (i-Paper) 200 marks and General Studies (ii-Paper) 200 marks  and candidates have to select any two subjects from the list of optional subjects for main examination. Each optional subject will consist of two papers.

General studies paper - I & Paper - II : Shall be objective type containing 150 questions and for solving the questions two hours time is allowed. For other compulsory and optional papers three hours time is allowed.Two hundred maximum marks has been allotted for each optional question paper.




Personality Test (Viva-Voce): (Marks 200)

The test will relate to the matter of general interest keeping the matter of academic interest in view and for general awareness, intelligence, character, expression power/personality and general suitability for the service.