(Notification) UPPSC Combined State / Upper Subordinate Services (Gen. & Special Rectt.) Examination - 2015


Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission

Combined State / Upper Subordinate Services (Gen. Rectt.) Examination-2015
Combined State / Upper Subordinate Services (Special Rectt.) Examination-2015

Post Details:

No. of Vacancies: Presently, the no. of vacancies for Gen. Recrtt. and special Recrtt. are 450 and 20 respectively.


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:-

Sub Registrar, Asstt. P.O. (Transport) Law Graduate
Distt. Horticulture Officer Grade-2, D.H.O. Grade-I / Supdt. Govt Garden Science 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 Officer Post Graduate Degree

Distt. Cane Officer, U.P. Ag. Service Group B (Dev. Branch) Agriculture Graduate

Distt. Audit Officer (Rev. Audit)

Asstt. Controller Legal Measurement (Grade-I)

Commerce Graduate

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 Commissioner Degree in Arts with Sociology or Economics as a subject or Commerce/Law.
Distt. Programme Officer Degree in Sociology or Social Science or Home Science or Social Work.
Sr. Lecturer, DIET Post Graduate Degree with B.Ed.
Distt. Probation Officer Post 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 (1) 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

(2) Atleast one of qualification prescribed for Direct
Recruitment to the post of Food Safety Officer given as below :

(i) 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 office Post 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.


(i) Candidates must have attained the age of 21 years and must not have crossed the age of 40 years on July 1, 2015 i.e. they must have not been born earlier than 2nd July, 1975 and not later than July 1, 1994. For PH candidates, the maximum age limit is 55 years i.e. they must have not been born before 02 July, 1960.

Application Fee:

After filling in the Candidates ‘Registration’ format of the On-line application, the candidate shall procure the print-out of the E-challan in duplicate. The E-Challan will be used to deposit the fee in any of the branches of State Bank of India or Punjab National Bank by the candidate according to his category. The fee will not be allowed to be deposited by any other mode except E-Challan. The above fee, for Preliminary Examination according to the category, is as under:-

1. Unreserved (General) - Exam fee Rs. 100/- + On-line processing fee Rs. 15/- Total = Rs. 115/-
2. Other Backward Class - Exam fee Rs. 100/- + On-line processing fee Rs. 15/- Total = Rs. 115/-
3. Scheduled Caste - Exam fee Rs. 40/- + On-line processing fee Rs. 15/- Total = Rs. 55/-
4. Scheduled Tribe - Exam fee Rs. 40/- + On-line processing fee Rs. 15/- Total = Rs. 55/-
5. Handicapped - Exam fe e NIL + On-line processing fee Rs. 15/- Total = Rs. 15/-
6. Dependents of the - According to the original category mentioned from Sl. Nos. 1 to 4. Freedom Fighters
7. Ex-Serviceman - According to the original category mentioned from Sl. Nos. 1 to 4.
8. Women - According to the original category mentioned from Sl. Nos. 1 to 4.

Exam Centers:

The name of the Districs in which the Examination will be held are as follows:- Agra, Allahabad, Azamgarh, Bareily, Etawah, Faizabad, Ghaziabad, Gorakhpur, Jaunpur, Jhansi, Kanpur Nagar, Lucknow, Meerut, Moradabad, Rai Bareli, Saharanpur, Shahjahanpur, Sitapur, Varanasi, Mathura and Mainpuri.


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).

Exam Syllabus:


The Preliminary examination will consist of two compulsory papers of which answer sheet be on OMR sheets. The syllabus is mentioned in Appendix-5 of this advertisement.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.


The Written examiniation will consist of the following compulsory and optional subjects.The syllabus whereof is mentioned in Appendix-6 of this advertisment.The candidates have to select any two subjects from the list of optional subjects for main examination. Each optional subject will consist of two papers.


1. Gereral Hindi 150 marks
2. Essay 150 marks
3. General Studies (i-Paper) 200 marks
4. General Studies (ii-Paper) 200 marks

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.

Note :1. Timing of Examination Paper of 2 hours will be 9.30 am to 11.30 am and 2.30 pm to 4.30 pm. 2 . Timing of examination paper of 3 hours is 9.30 am to 12.30 am & 2 pm to 5 pm. 3 . A candidate shall be required to obtain such minimum marks in the compulsory paper of General Hindi, as may be determined by the Government or the Commission, as the case may be. There shall be Two sections in all the question
papers of all Optional subjects and each section will include Four questions. Candidates are required to answer only Five questions while they must select minimum, Two question from each section.


  • Agriculture
  • Zoology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Mathematics
  • Geography
  • Economics
  • Sociology
  • Philiosophy
  • Geology
  • Psychology
  • Botany
  • Law
  • Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science
  • Statistics
  • Management
  • Political Science & International Relations
  • History
  • Social Work
  • Anthropology
  • Civil Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • English Lit.
  • Urdu Lit.
  • Arabic Lit.
  • Hindi Lit.
  • Persian Lit.
  • Sanskrit Lit.
  • Comerce & Accountancy
  • Public Administration
  • Agricultural Eniginnering
  • Defence Studies

Note: A candidate will not be allowed to offer more than one subject from the -

Group ‘A’

  1. Social Work
  2. Anthropology
  3. Sociology

Group ‘B’

  1. Mathematics
  2. Statistics

Group ‘C’

  1. Agriculture
  2. Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Science

Group ‘D’

  1. Civil Engineering
  2. Mechanical Engineering
  3. Electrical Engineering
  4. Agriculture Engineering

Group ‘E’

  1. English Literature
  2. Hindi Literature
  3. Urdu Literature
  4. Arabic Literature
  5. Persian Literature
  6. Sanskrit Literature

Group ‘F’

  1. Political Science and International Relations
  2. Public Administration

Group ‘G’


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

For Detailed Syllabus See Official Notification

How to Apply:

“Applications will be accepted only when fee is deposited in the Bank upto prescribed last date for fee deposition. If the fee is deposited in bank after the last date prescribed for fee deposition, the on-line application of the candidate will not be accepted and the fee deposited in the bank will not be refunded in any condition. It will be responsibility ot the candidates to deposit fee in the bank upto last date prescribed for fee deposition and ‘submit’ the application upto last date prescribed for submission of applications. It is also informed that less or more amount deposited in the form of examination fee shall not be refunded in any condition.”

Important Dates:

  • Last Date for Receipt of Examination Fees in the Bank : 24.02.2015

  • Last Date for Receipt of Application : 28.02.2015

Courtesy: UPPSC