UPPSC PCS 2020: Exam Date, Notification, Vacancy, Eligibility, Syllabus, Pattern - Download PDF

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16 Aug 2020 15:11:53 PM

UPPSC PCS/ACF/RFO Notification 2020 is already out at uppsc.up.nic.in for the UPPSC Combined State/Upper Subordinate Services Exam 2020. The Uttar Pradesh Public Services Commission has announced a total of 200 vacancies to be filled through the UPPSC PCS, ACF, RFO Recruitment 2020. Interested and only eligible candidates can apply for the recruitment to fetch job in the UP Services as Assistant Conservator of Forest (ACF), Range Forest Officer (RFO), Assistant Labour Commissioner, Sub Registrar, Assistant Prosecuting Officer, Child Development Project Officer, Statistical Officer, Assistant Controller Legal Measurement, District Audit Officer (Revenue Audit), District Programme Officer, Labour Enforcement Officer and others.

UPPSC PCS Registration 2020

In this article, we have shared the detailed UPPSC Eligibility Criteria for PCS ACF RFO Exam 2020 including the Educational Qualification, Age Limit and Physical Standards for all categories such as GEN, OBC, EWS, SC, ST, PwD and Ex-servicemen. The UPPSC has listed out the detailed eligibility criteria for all the posts separately. Aspirants must check below the complete eligibility before applying for the UPPSC PCS 2020. Also know the relaxations provided for the reserved category candidates in age limit, physical standards and education.

Let's now have a look at the important dates first before scrolling below for the eligibility criteria:

UPPSC PCS/ACF/RFO Important Dates 2020



Release Date of UPPSC Notification 2020

21 April 2020

Start of Online Registration & Application

21 April 2020

Last Date of Registration & Paying Fees

18 May 2020

Last Date of Online Application

21 May 2020

UPPSC PCS/ACF/RFO Eligibility Criteria 2020

Marital Status

Married male candidates who have more than one wife living and female candidates who are married to a person already having another wife will not be eligible for the recruitment, unless granted an exemption by the Governor.

Educational Qualification for PCS/ACF/RFO


Educational Qualification

Assistant Conservator of Forest (ACF)


Bachelor's degree with Botany/Zoology/Chemistry/Physics/Mathematics/Geology/Forestry/Statistics as a subject


Bachelor's degree in Agriculture or Engineering

Preferential Qualification: Candidates who served in Territorial Army for at least 2 Years OR Candidates who obtained a B certificate of NCC

Range Forest Officer (RFO)

Bachelor's degree with Botany/Zoology/Chemistry/Physics/Mathematics/Geology/Forestry/Statistics/ Horticulture and Environment as a subject


Bachelor's degree in Agriculture or Engineering or Veterinary Science

Preferential Qualification: Candidates who served in Territorial Army for at least 2 Years OR Candidates who obtained a B certificate of NCC

Sub Registrar, Assistant Prosecuting Officer (Transport)

Law Graduate

District Basik Shiksha Adhikari/Associate DIOS, District Administrative Officer

Post Graduate Degree

District Audit Officer, Revenue

Commerce Graduate

Assistant Controller Legal Measurement (Grade-I)/(Grade-II)

Degree in Science with a subject - Physics or Mechanical Engineering

Assistant Labour Commissioner

Degree in Arts with Sociology OR Economics OR Commerce/Law as a subject

District Programme Officer

Degree in Sociology/Social Science/Home Science/Social Work

Senior Lecturer, DIET

Post Graduate Degree and B.Ed.

District Probation


Post Graduate Degree in Psychology/Sociology/Social Work


Post Graduate Diploma in Social Work

Child Development Project Officer

Graduate Degree in Sociology/Social Work/Home Science

Designated Officer or Food Safety Officer

Post Graduate Degree in Chemistry


Bachelor's Degree in Food Technology/Dairy  Technology/Biotechnology/Oil Technology/Agricultural Science/Veterinary Sciences/Bio-Chemistry/Microbiology/Post Graduate Degree in Chemistry/Degree in Medicine

Statistical officer

Post Graduate Degree in Mathematics/Mathematical Statistics/Statistics/Agricultural Statistics

Labour Enforcement Officer

Bachelor's Degree with Economics/Sociology/commerce


Post Graduate Diploma or Post graduate Degree in Labour relation/Law/Labor welfare/Labor Law/Social work /Social welfare/Commerce/Sociology/Trade Management/Personnel Management

UPPSC PCS/ACF/RFO Age Limit 2020

Minimum Age Limit: 21 Years

Upper Age Limit: 40 Years

This limit is application as on July 1, 2020. However, there is some relaxation in age limit for reserved categories. Have a look:

Age Relaxation




15 years

SC/ST/OBC/Skilled players of Classified Games in UP/State Government Employees/Staff of Basic Shiksha Parishad and Teachers/Staff of Madhyamik Vidyalayas

5 Years

Group- ’B’ posts - Emergency Commissioned Officers/Short Service Commissioned Officers/Ex-Servicemen

5 Years

Group-’C’ posts

As per the Rules

Physical Standards for ACF & RFO



Chest girth (Fully Expanded)



163 CM

84 CM

5 CM


150 CM

79 CM

5 CM

However, there is relaxation for Scheduled Tribes (ST), Gorkhas, Assamese, Meghalayan Tribal, Ladakhese Nepalis, , Bhutanese, Sikkimiese, Kumaunies, Garhwalies, Nagas and Arunachal Pradesh candidates. The relaxation is in Height:

Male: 152.5 CM

Female: 145 CM

Physical Fitness Test:

Male: Walking test of 25 kms in Four hours

Female: Walking test of 14 kms in Four hours

Candidates need to mentally and physically fit and should be free from physical defect that hamper their duties and responsibilities.

Female candidates, if pregnant for over Twelve weeks duration, will be declared as temporarily unfit.


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