UPPSC Notification 2023 Out for 173 Vacancies - UPPCS Exam Dates, Syllabus, Eligibility

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UPPSC Notification 2023 - UPPSC has announced the recruitment for various posts of Combined State and Upper Subordinate Services (PCS) in Uttar Pradesh through the UPPSC PCS 2023 Notification. It was already announced in the UPPSC exam schedule that the UPPSC 2023 PCS Prelims exam date is 14 May 2023.

The UPPSC Notification 2023 PDF released by the commission has ended the wait of lakhs of UPPSC PCS aspirants who were waiting for the Uttar Pradesh PCS notification 2023 to write the UPPSC 2023 exam. UPPSC PCS exam takes place every year to recruit for various posts of Uttar Pradesh Civil Services, which includes Deputy Collector, Deputy Superintendent of Police, BDO, Assistant RTO, etc. UPPCS Exam takes place in three stages - Prelims, Mains, and Interviews.

Latest Update: UPPSC Prelims Admit Card 2023 Now Available

The UPPSC 2023 Exam Pattern for the Mains examination has been changed as mentioned in the UPPSC Notification. The UPPCS Prelims exam will be objective while UPPCS Mains Exam will be descriptive in nature. The candidates can check all the details about UPPSC 2023 exam and know highlights of UPPCS 2023 notification like the application process, eligibility criteria, vacancy, etc. by reading this page.

UPPSC PCS 2023 Overview and Exam Details

The major details about the UPPSC Exam 2023 like the organizing body, vacancies, eligibility and other details are given below in the table:

UPPSC 2023 Exam Overview

Name of the Exam

UPPSC Combined State/ Upper Subordinate Services (PCS) Exam

Name of the Exam Organizing Body

Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission (UPPSC)


Uttar Pradesh

UPPSC 2023 Vacancies


Stages of UPPSC Selection Process




UPPSC PCS Application Form Dates

3 March 2023 - 6 April 2023

UPPSC 2023 Exam Pattern

UPPSC 2023 Exam Pattern has changed for Mains

Mode of Examination

Prelims - Pen and Paper Objective Type Examination

Mains - Pen and Paper Descriptive Type Examination

Interview - In Person

UPPSC Notification 2023

UPPSC PCS 2023 Notification is now released by UPPSC on 3 March 2023. UPPSC 2023 Notification PDF is out to recruit 173 vacancies of Combined State/ Upper Subordinate Services (PCS). The UPPSC 2023 exam date of the Prelims exam as per the UPPSC exam calendar is 14 May 2023. You can download the UPPSC Notification 2023 in Hindi and English from the links provided below:

UPPSC PCS Prelims Mock Test Series by PendulumEdu

UPPSC 2023 Important Dates

UPPSC 2023 Exam Notification is now available and the UPPSC 2023 Apply Online has started. The UPPSC 2023 Exam Dates with important events in the recruitment drive are given below:

UPPSC 2023 Schedule

UPPSC 2023 Important Dates

UPPSC Notification 2023 Release Date

3 March 2023

UPPSC 2023 Apply Online Begin

3 March 2023

UPPSC 2023 Application Form Last Date

6 April 2023

UPPSC Application Fee Payment Last Date

3 April 2023

UPPCS Prelims 2023  Prelims Admit Card

2 May 2023 (Available Now)

UPPCS 2023 Exam Date of PCS Prelims

14 May 2023

UPPCS Mains Exam 2022 Date

27 September 2022 - 1 October 2022

UPPCS 2023 Vacancy

UPPSC 2023 vacancy has been released in the UPPSC 2023 notification. A total of 173 vacancies have been declared by the UPPSC for UPPCS Exam 2023 for the posts mentioned below.

UPPSC Notification

UPPSC Vacancy in Notification

UPPSC 2023 Notification


UPPSC 2022 Notification


UPPSC 2021 Notification


Note: The vacancies are tentative and may increase or decrease.


The UPPSC PCS recruitment takes place every year for the recruitment into the following posts:


Deputy Collector

Commercial Tax Officer

Sub Registrar

Deputy Superintendent of Police

District Minority Welfare Officer

Assistant Prosecuting Officer (Transport)

Block Development Officer

District Food Marketing Officer

District Probation Officer

Assistant Regional Transport Officer

Executive Officer (Panchayati Raj)

District Administrative Officer

Assistant Commissioner (Commercial Tax)

Deputy Secretary (Housing and Urban Planning)

District Audit Officer (Revenue Audit)

District Commandent Homeguards

Area Rationing Officer

Assistant Controller Legal Measurement (Grade-1 and Grade-2)

Treasury Officer/Accounts Officer (Treasury)

District Backward Welfare Officer

District Programme Officer

Cane Inspector and Assistant Sugar Commissioner

Naib Tehsildar

District Youth Welfare and Pradeshik Vikas Dal Officer

District Cane Officer U.P. Agriculture Service Group "B" (Development Branch)

District Saving Officer

Labour Enforcement Officer

Superintendent Jail

District Panchayat Raj Officer

Excise Inspector

Manager Credit (Small Industries)

District Social Welfare Officer

Child Development Project Officer

Manager Marketing and Economic Survey (Small Industries)

Accounts Officer (Nagar Vikas)

Food safety Officer

Executive Officer GradeI/Assistant Nagar Ayukta

District Supply Officer Grade-2

Deputy Jailor

District Basic Education Officer/Associate DIOS & other equivalent Administrative Posts

Additional District Development Officer (Social Welfare)

Technical Assistant (Geophysics)

Assistant Director Industries (Marketing)

Passenger/Goods Tax Officer

Technical Assistant (Geology)

Assistant Labour Commissioner

District Handicapped Welfare Officer

Management Officer/Manager (Estate Department)

Senior Lecturer DIET

Assistant District Employment Assistance Officer

Information Officer/District Information officer

Assistant Commissioner Industries

Accounts Officer (Local Bodies)

Manager (Khadi and Village Industries)

Statistical Officer

Regional Employment Officer


Assistant Accounts Officer(Treasury)

Assistant Registrar (Cooperative)

Officer on Special Duty (Computer)

UPPSC PCS Application Fees 2023

The prescribed fee for the UPPSC 2023 Application for various categories is as follows:


Application Fee of UPPSC PCS

Unreserved/ Economically weaker sections/ Other Backward Class

Exam fee - Rs. 100/- + Online processing fee- Rs. 25/-

Total-Rs. 125/-

Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribe

Exam fee - Rs. 40/- + Online processing fee - Rs. 25/-

Total - Rs. 65/-


Exam fee - Nil + Online processing fee - Rs 25/-

Total - Rs. 25/-


Exam fee - Rs. 40/- + Online processing fee - Rs. 25/-

Total-Rs. 65/-

Dependents of the Freedom Fighters/ Women

As per the category to which they belong.

UPPSC PCS 2023 Eligibility Criteria

The UPPSC eligibility criteria - educational qualification and age limit are given in detail below for UPPCS Exam 2022. 

UPPSC PCS Educational Qualifications Required

A. For Posts of Special Qualification through written exam and interview

The candidates applying for the posts included in the Combined State/ Upper Subordinate Services Exam must have a Bachelor's Degree from any recognized University or equivalent qualification on or before 6 April 2023. For some posts, specific qualifications are required as listed below:

Sub Registrar, Assistant Prosecuting Officer (Transport) - Law Graduate

Assistant Labour Commissioner - Post Graduate in Economics / Sociology / Commerce / Law / Labour relation / Labour welfare / Labour Law / Social work / Social welfare / Trade Management / Personnel Management.

Assistant Controller Legal Measurement (Grade-II) - Degree in Science with Physics or Mechanical Engg. as one subject.

District Basik Shiksha Adhikari / Associate DIOS and Other equivalent administrative posts, District Administrative Officer - Post Graduate Degree

District Audit Officer (Revenue Audit) - Commerce Graduate

Assistant Controller Legal Measurement (Grade-I) - Degree in Science with Physics or Mechanical Engg. as one subject.

Chemist - M.Sc in Organic Chemistry and at least three years experience in Chemical analysis of edible products like Honey, Oil Spices, etc. Priority will be given to those with special training in quality control and experience of five years or more in chemical analysis.

Officer on Special Duty (Computer) - Graduation degree in computer Engineering from recognised Government Institute. or 1. First Class Post Graduate Degree in Math and one year Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Science from a recognised institute. 2.One Year Experience in Computer Work.

Senior Lecturer, DIET - Post Graduate Degree with B.Ed.

District Cane Officer, U.P. Agriculture Service Group "B" (Development Branch) - Agriculture Graduate

Management Officer/ Manager (Estate Department) - (i) A bachelor's degree from a University established by law in India; (ii) Diploma in Hotel Management and Catering Technology from an Institution recognized by the Government. Or A bachelor's degree in Hotel Management and Catering Technology from a University established by law in India.

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.

B. Post of Specific Qualification only through written exam

Law Officer - A Candidate for direct recruitment to the post of Law Officer must possess the following qualifications:- (i) Bachelor’s Degree in Law from a University established by law in India. (ii) Registration in the concerned Bar Council or the affiliated Bar Association recognised by the Bar Council of India and two years practice experience certificate issued/Certified by Bar Council/Bar Association.

Technical Assistant (Geology) - Essential Qualification:- (I) A master's degree with at least 50 percent mark’s in Geology or Applied Geology or Diploma in Applied Geology from Indian School of Mines and Applied Geology, Dhanbad. (ii) Preferential :- Research experience or field training conducted by Geological Survey of India.

Technical Assistant (Geophysics) - Post graduate degree with atleast 50 percent marks in Geophysics, Applied Geophysics, Geology or applied Geology (with Physics, Mathematics at the B.Sc. level) from a university established by law in India.

Tax Assessment Officer - Bachelor’s degree in commerce or economics with 55% marks.

UPPSC Age Limit 2023

The age criteria for the Combined State/Upper Sub-ordinate Services Examination are as follows:

The candidate of UPPSC Exam 2023 should be aged between 21 years to 40 years of age as of 1 July 2023 i.e. they must not have been born earlier than 2nd July 1983 and later than 1 July 2002. 

However, the commission provides some age relaxation to the candidates belonging to various categories as listed below:


Age relaxation

For PH candidates

Maximum age limit- 55 years

Candidates belonging to SCs, STs, OBCs of UP., 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. 

5 years relaxation in upper age limit

Emergency Commissioned Officers / Short Service Commissioned Officers / Ex- Army Personnel's of U.P.

3 years + Period of service rendered in army 

UPPSC PCS Application Form 2023

To apply for UPPSC PCS 2023 Exam, the candidate must follow the steps given below:

  1. Go to the commission's website http://uppsc.up.nic.in and click on "All Notifications/Advertisements".
  2. Here, the candidate will find three parts- User Instructions, View Advertisement and Apply.
  3. On clicking "Apply", Candidate Registration will be displayed which has to be filled by the candidate.
  4. After entering basic details, check it and click on the "Submit" button. Print the registration slip by clicking on "Print Registration Slip".
  5. In the second stage, the fee has to be deposited. A candidate can select any mode of payment- Net Banking/ Card Payments or Other Payments Mode. After making payment, the candidate can take a print of the receipt by clicking on "Print Payment Receipt". 
  6. In the final stage, upload the photo and signature after scanning them. Before submitting, check all the information by clicking on the preview button. 
  7. Click on the submit button and take a print of the application for future reference. 

UPPCS Exam Centers for Prelims 2023

The name of the districts in which the Preliminary Examination will be held are as follows -

  1. Agra
  2. Ayodhya
  3. Azamgarh
  4. Barabanki
  5. Bareilly
  6. Ghaziabad
  7. Gorakhpur
  8. Jaunpur
  9. Jhansi
  10. Kanpur Nagar
  11. Lucknow
  12. Mathura
  13. Meerut
  14. Mirzapur
  15. Moradabad
  16. Prayagraj
  17. Rae Bareli
  18. Sitapur
  19. Varanasi

UPPSC 2023 Exam Pattern

UPPCS Prelims 2023 Exam will be objective in nature while UPPCS Mains 2023 will be descriptive. The UPPSC exam pattern 2023 for UPPCS Prelims and Mains is given below:

UPPCS 2023 Prelims Exam Pattern

Paper-1 and Paper-2 both are objective and Paper-2 will be qualifying in nature. There will be a negative marking of 0.33 for each wrong question. Both papers are conducted on the same day. 

UPPCS Prelims Paper

No of questions

Total Marks





9:30-11:30 AM




2:30-4:30 PM

UPPSC Mains Exam Pattern 2023

UPPCS Mains Exam is conducted on different days. It is descriptive in nature. Till UPPSC 2023, there were 2 Optional Papers in UPPSC Mains Exam, but from 2023, as per UPPSC Notification 2023, there will be 2 UP GK Papers instead of 2 Optional Papers in the UPPSC Mains Exam Pattern. There are a total of 8 papers. Out of these, one is an Essay paper, another is General Hindi Paper and 4 General Studies papers along with 2 UP GK Papers. 3 hours are allotted for each Mains paper.

UPPCS 2023 Admit Card

UPPSC has released the UPPSC admit card on its official website. The direct link to download UPPSC PCS Prelims Admit Card is given below:

UPPSC Prelims Admit Card 2023

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about UPPCS Notification 2023

When will be the UPPSC Notification 2023 for PCS Exam be released?

UPPSC Notification 2023 has beeen released on 3 March 2023 by UPPSC.

How many vacancies are there in UPPSC 2023?

There is a total of 172 UPPSC Vacancy in 2023.

How to apply for UPPSC exam 2023?

You cna apply online for UPPSC exam 2023 on the official website of UPPSC - https://uppsc.up.nic.in/

When will the UPPSC Application Form be available?

UPPSC Application Form 2023 is available to be filled from 3 March 2023 till 6 April 2023.

What is the age limit for UPPSC 2023?

The minimum age required to be eligible for UPPSC 2023 is 21 years and the maximum age limit is 40 years as on 1 July 2023. There are certain age relaxations provided for candidates of different categories.

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