(Syllabus) UPPSC: Combined State/Upper Subordinate Services (Mains) Examination


Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission
Advertisement No: A-1/E-1/2013

Combined State / Upper Subordinate Services (Gen. Rectt.) Examination-2013

Subjects For The Main (Written) Examination

The Written examination will consist of the following compulsory and optional subjects.The syllabus whereof is mentioned in Appendix-11 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.

Compulsory Subjects:

  • Gereral Hindi 150 marks

  • Essay 150 marks

  • General Studies (i-Paper) 200 marks

  • 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 c ase 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.

Optional Subject are as Below:

  • Agriculture

  • Zology

  • Chemistry

  • Physics

  • Mathematics

  • Geography

  • Economics

  • Sociology

  • Philiosophy

  • Geology

  • Psychology

  • Botany

  • Law

  • Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science

  • Statistics

  • Management

  • Political Science & International Relations

  • History

  • Social Work

  • Anthoropology

  • 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'

  • Social Work

  • Anthropology

  • Sociology

Group 'B'

  • Mathematics

  • Statistics

Group 'C'

  • Agriculture

  • Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Science

Group 'D'

  • Civil Engineering

  • Mechanical Enginnering

  • Electrical Enginnering

  • Agriculture Engineering

Group 'E'

  • English Literature

  • Hindi Literature

  • Urdu Literature

  • Arabic Litearture

  • Persian Literature

  • Sanskrit Literature

Group 'F'

  • Political Science and International Relations

  • Public Administration

Group 'G'

  • Management

  • Public Administration

(C) Personality Test (Viva-voce) Total 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.

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Courtesy : Public Service Commission, Uttar Pradesh