Public Service Commission, Uttar Pradesh Combined State/ Upper Subordinate Service Examination 2012

The Public Service Commission, Uttar Pradesh is going to conduct preliminary examination for selecting suitable candidates for admission to the Combined State / Upper Subordinate Services (Main) Examination 2012. To know more about the eligibility criteria, application procedure, examination scheme, syllabus and other important details please read the following article.

Public Service Commission, Uttar Pradesh is inviting applications for Combined State/ Upper Subordinate Service Examination 2012 only for preliminary examination at various centres in the Districts for selecting suitable candidates for admission to the Combined State / Upper Subordinate Services (Main) Examination 2012.

Combined State/ Upper Subordinate Service Examination 2012 details and eligibility criteria

Total Vacancies: 100 posts

Name of Posts: Asstt. Accounts Officer (Try.) Treasury Officer/Accounts Officer (Try) Commercial Tax Officer, Distt. Minority welfare Officer District Food Marketing Officer, Asstt. Commissioner (Commercial Tax) Executive Officer (Panchayati Raj), Dy. Secretary (Housing and Urban Planning). Area Rationing Officer, Distt. Backward Class Welfare Officer, Naib Tehsildar, Distt Commandant Homeguards, Dy. Supdt. of Police, Dy. Collector, Distt. Savings Officer, Distt Panchayat Raj Officer, Asstt. Regional Transport Officer, Distt. Social welfare Officer, Cane Inspector and Asstt. Sugar Commissioner, Executive Officer(Nagar Vikas) Block Development Officer, Accounts Officer (Nagar Vikas), Distt. Supply Officer Grade-2, Addl. Distt. Development Officer (Sw) Superintendent Jail. Passenger/Goods Tax Officer, Manager (Credit) Small Industries, Manager (Marketing and Economic Survey) Small Industries, Distt. Handicapped Welfare Officer, Asstt. Employement Officer, Executive Officer Grade-l /Asstt. Nagar Ayukta, Accounts Officer (Local Bodies) Regional Employment Officer, Asstt. Registrar (Cooperative), Sub Registrar, Asstt. Prosecuting Officer (Transport), Distt. probation Officer, Distt. Horticulture Officer Grade-2, Distt. Horticalture Officer Grade-1 and Supdt. Govt. Garden, Distt. Horticulture Officer, Distt. Cane Officer, U.P. Ag. Service Group B (Dev. Branch), Distt. Basic Education Officer/Associate DIOS & Other equivalent Administrative Posts, Distt. Administrative Officer, Distt Audit Officer (Rev. Audit), Asstt. Controller (Legal Measurement) (Grade-1), Asstt. Director Industries (Marketing), Asstt. Labour Commissioner, Distt. Programme Officer, Sr. Lecturer Distt. Education & Training Institute.

Educational Qualification:
- Sub Resistrar, Asstt. P.O. (Transport): Law Graduate
- Distt. Horticulture Officer Grade-2, DHO Grade-I & Supdt. Govt Garden, DHO: Science graduate in Horticulture (Ag.) Equivalent degree in BSc (Ag.) or Horticulture
- Distt. BSA/ Associate DIOS and Other equivalent administrative posts, Distt. Administrative Officer: Post Graduate degree
- Distt. Cane Officer, UP Ag. Service Group B (Dev. Branch): Agriculture graduate
- Distt. Audit Officer (Rev. Audit): Commerce graduate
- Asstt. Controller Legal Measurement (Grade-I): Degree in Science with Physics or Mechanical Engineering as one subject
- Asstt. Director Industries (Marketing): Post graduate degree in Arts, Science or Commerce or Technology or Postgraduate degree in Textile Industries of any recognized 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 postgraduate diploma in any branch of social work from any recognized Institute of Social work

Age limit: Candidates must have attained the age of 21 years and must not have crossed the age of 35 years on July 1, 2012 i.e. they must have not been born earlier than 2nd July, 1977 and not later than July 1, 1991. Relaxation in upper age will be given as per the rule of govt.

How to apply for Public Service Commission, UP Combined State/Upper Subordinate Service Examination 2012

Application procedure: Eligible candidates can apply through OMR application form which can be purchased from the below mentioned Head Post Office of the Districts or from the Post Offices mentioned in the advertisement. Please send the duly filled application form complete in all respect to The Secretary (Advertisement No.: A-1/E-1/2012) Public Service Commission, 10 Kasturba Gandhi Marg, Allahabad - 211018 either by Registered Post or personally (by hand) before the last date.

List of Post Offices : Allahabad GPO, Allahabad Kutchery, Allahabad Daraganj, Allahabad (Cavalry Lines), Allahabad (City) Agra, Aligarh, Ambedkarnagar (Akbarpur), Auraiya, Azamgarh, Badaun, Baghpat, Bahraich, Balrampur, Ballia, Banda, Barabanki, Bareilly, Basti, Bijnor, Bulandshahar, Chandauli, Chitrakoot (Karvi), Deoria, Etah, Etawah, Faizabad, Farrukhabad, Fatehpur, Firozabad, Gautam Buddha Nagar (Noida) Ghaziabad, Ghazipur, Gonda, Gorakhpur, Hamirpur, Hardoi, Hathras, Jalaun at Orai, Jaunpur, Jhansi, Amroha (Jyotibaphule Nagar), Kannauj, Kanpur GPO, Kanpur Cantt, Kanpur (Nawabganj), Kaushambi, Padrauna, Lakhimpur Kheri, Lalitpur, Lucknow GPO, Lucknow Chowk, Mahrajganj, Mahoba, Mainpuri, Mathura, Mau, Meerut, Mirzapur, Moradabad, Muzaffarnagar, Pilibhit, Pratapgarh, Rae Bareli, Rampur, Saharanpur, Khalilabad (Sant Kabir Nagar), Bhadohi (Sant Ravidas Nagar), Shahjahanpur, Shrawasti, Siddharth Nagar, Sitapur, Sonebhadra (Robertsganj), Sultanpur, Unnao, Varanasi, Varanasi (Cantt).

Application fee: The cost of the O.M.R application forms is Rs. 155/- for (General, OBC of U.P. and all candidates of other States) and Rs. 95/- for (SC of U.P, ST of UP). The Cost of application form for physically handicapped Candidates is Rs. 55/- (Cost of set Rs. 25/- + Postal Charges Rs.30/-) only which can be paid through E-challan which will be used to deposit fee in any of the branches of State Bank of India and Punjab National Bank. The candidates must keep a photocopy of their O.M.R. application form with them.

Important dates:
• Opening date for obtaining OMR application form from post office: 28 January 2012
• Last date for sale of application form/ receipt of application: 24 February 2012 up to 5 pm

Public Service Commission, UP Combined State/ Upper Subordinate Service Examination 2012 examination scheme

Plan of Examination: 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)

Preliminary Examination pattern for Public Service Commission, UP Combined State/ Upper Subordinate Service Examination 2012: The Preliminary examination will consist of two papers with 200 marks each and of two hours durations. Both the papers shall be objective Type & multiple choices in which there shall be 150-150 questions. 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.

Syllabus for Preliminary Examination:
PAPER -I : Current events of national and international importance, History of India and Indian National Movement, Indian and World geography - Physical, Social, Economic geography of India and the World , Indian Polity and governance - Constitution , Political System, Panchayati Raj, Public Policy, Rights issues etc, Economic and Social Development - Sustainable Development Poverty Inclusion, Demographics, Social Sector Initiatives etc, General Issues on Environmental ecology, Bio-diversity and Climate Change- that do not require subject specialization, General Science

PAPER-II: 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- Arithmatic, Algebra, Geometry and Statistics, General English upto Class X level, General Hindi upto Class X level

Main examination pattern for Public Service Commission, UP Combined State/ Upper Subordinate Service Examination 2012: The Written examination will consist of the following compulsory and optional subjects. 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. Timing of Examination Paper of 2 hours will be 9.30 am to 11.30 am and 2.30 pm to 4.30 pm. Timing of examination paper of 3 hours is 9.30 am to 12.30 am & 2 pm to 5 pm.

Compulsory subjects for main examination: General Hindi (150 marks), Essay (150 marks), General Studies (I-Paper) 200 marks, General Studies (II-Paper) 200 marks

Optional subjects for main examination: Agriculture, Zoology, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, Geography, Economics, Sociology, Philosophy, 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., Commerce & Accountancy, Public Administration, Agricultural Engineering, Defence Studies.

Personality Test (Viva-Voce): 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 any further information or query about Public Service Commission, Uttar Pradesh Combined State/ Upper Subordinate Service Examination 2012 please visit the official website of Public Service Commission, Uttar Pradesh.

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