UPPCS Exam 2014: Plan of Examination

UPPSC notified for PCS Examination (UPPSC Combined State / Upper Subordinate Services Exam) 2014 on 24 April 2014. Jagranjosh.com has come up with complete Plan of UPPCS Exam 2014.

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UPPSC notified for PCS Examination (UPPSC Combined State / Upper Subordinate Services Exam )2014 on 24 April 2014. Jagranjosh.com has come up with complete Plan of UPPCS Exam 2014.

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).


The Preliminary examination will consist of two compulsory papers of which answer sheet be on OMR sheets. The syllabus is mentioned in Appendix-10 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-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.


1. General 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.
  • Timing of examination paper of 3 hours is 9.30 am to 12.30 am & 2 pm to 5 pm.
  • 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
  • Philosophy
  • Geology
  • Psychology
  • Botany
  • Law
  • Animal Husbandry
  • Statistics
  • & Veterinary Science
  • 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 &
  • Public Administration
  • Agricultural Engineering
  • Accountancy
  • Defence Studies


A candidate will not be allowed to offer more than one subject from

Group A                                   

  1. Social Work
  2. Anthropology
  3. Sociology

Group B

  1. Mathematics
  2. Statistics

Group C

  1. Agriculture
  2. Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science

Group D

  1. Civil engineering
  2. Mechanical Engineering
  3. Electrical Engineering
  4. Agricultural 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 Relation
  2. Public Administration

Group G

  1. Management
  2. Public administration


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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