Preliminary Eligibility Test (PET)

Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Services Selection Board (UPSSSC) conducts Preliminary Eligibility Test (PET) for the recruitment of group 'C' and 'B' posts.

Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Services Selection Commission (UPSSSC) will conduct PET Exam for the recruitment of Group C & Various Other posts. The Exam Will be Conducted Two Times in a Year.

For appearing in the examination candidates are required to register online on the UPSSSC official website - upsssc.gov.in - to apply for the PET 2021. The candidates who will qualify the UPSSSC PET examination will be eligible to appear in the Main examination for all Group C vacancies in the state.

The marks scored by the candidates in the preliminary eligibility test will be valid for a year after the declaration of the result. Candidates will be called for main examination for various vacancies based on their PET scores.

Origination Name

UPSSSC

Name of Exam

Preliminary Eligibility Test (PET)

Selection Process

Written Exam

Exam Date

September 2021

Application Submission Start Date

25.05.2021

 

Important Dates for UPSSSC PET Notification:

Particulars

Date

Registration Process Starting Date

25.05.2021

Application Submission Ending Date

21.06.2021

Fee Submission Ending Date

25.06.2021

Last Date of Edit Application Form

28.06.2021

 

How to Apply :

Steps to Apply Online :

  • Visit the Official Website of UPSSSC.
  • Click on “Notifications/Advertisements” Tab Option.
  • Click on Online Application.
  • Click on New User & Register Yourself.
  • Fill All the Required Details.
  • Click on Final Submission.
  • Take a Print out of Application.

 

Selection Process :

  • Written Exam

 

UPSSSC PET  2021: Highlights

Name of board

Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Services Selection Commission (UPSSSC)

Name of exam

UPSSSC PET 2021

Exam type

Offline

Category

Syllabus

Total number of questions

100

Total marks

100

Duration 

120 mins (2 hrs.)

Standard of exam

Secondary/Senior Secondary

Negative Marking

1/4 marks

 

UPSSSC PET Exam Date

The exam date shall be out soon on the official website. The candidates can check the important application deadlines below.

Event

Date

Starting for online application

25th May 2021

Deadline for online application

21st June 2021

Admit card release

To be announced

PET

To be announced

Result

To be announced

 

UPSSSC PET Exam Pattern

The exam pattern as per the recent notice released for the PET is as follows:

  • The exam will consist of objective type multiple choice questions
  • A total of 100 such questions will be asked.
  • The duration of the exam shall be 2 hours.
  • Wrong answers will result in a negative marking of 1/4th mark.
  • The difficulty of questions for topics from sr. no. 1 to 9 shall be as per NCERT Secondary/Senior Secondary level.

 

Sr. No.

Subject

Marks

1

India History

5

2

Indian National Movement

5

3

Geography

5

4

Indian Economy

5

5

Indian Constitution & Public Administration

5

6

General Science

5

7

Elementary Arithmetic

5

8

General Hindi

5

9

General English

5

10

Logic & Reasoning

5

11

Current Affairs

10

12

General Awareness

10

13

Analysis of Hindi Unread Passage - 2 Passages

10

14

Graph Interpretation - 2 Graphs

10

15

Table Interpretation & Analysis - 2 Tables

10

Total

100

 

UPSSSC PET Syllabus

Indian History

  • Indus valley civilization
  • Vedic civilization
  • Buddhism
  • Jainism
  • Mauryan empire
  • Gupta empire
  • Harshavardhan
  • Rajput era
  • Sultanate era
  • Mughal empire
  • Maratha empire
  • British Rule and 1st war of independence
  • Social and economic impact of British rule

 

Indian National Movement

  • Initial stage of freedom movement
  • Swadeshi and civil disobedience movement - Mahatma Gandhi and other leaders role
  • Revolutionary movement and rise of militant nationalism
  • Farewell amendment and British India Act 1935
  • Quit India movement, Azad Hind Fauj and Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose

 

Geography

  • Indian and World Geography
    • Rivers
    • Water resources
    • Mountains & glaciers
    • Desert & dry areas
    • Forest
    • Mineral resources
  • Political geography of Indian & world
  • Climate
  • Time zone
  • Demographics & migrations

 

Indian Economy

  • Indian Economy (1947 to 1991)
    • Planning commission and 5-year plans
    • Development of mixed economy: Private & Public
    • Green revolution
    • White revolution & operation flood
    • Banking nationalization
  • LPG reforms of 1991
  • Economic reforms post 2014
    • Farm reforms
    • Structural reforms
    • Labour reforms
    • Economic reforms
    • GST

 

Indian Constitution & Public Administration

  • Indian Constitution
    • Salient Features
    • Directive principles
    • Fundamental rights & duties
    • Parliamentary system
    • Federal system, Union Govt & UR, Union Govt & States
    • Judicial Framework
  • District administration
  • Local bodies and Panchayat Raj

 

General Science

  • Basic Physics
  • Basic Chemistry
  • Basic Biology

 

Elementary Arithmetics

  • Whole numbers, fractions and decimals
  • Percentage
  • Simple arithmetic equations
  • Square & square roots
  • Exponent and powers
  • Average

 

General Hindi

  • संधि
  • विलोम शब्द
  • पर्यायवाची वाक्यांशों के लिए एक शब्द
  • लिंग
  • समश्रुत भिन्नार्थक शब्द
  • मुहावरे-लोकोक्तियां
  • सामान्य अशुद्धियां
  • लेखक और रचनाएं (Prose & Poetry)

 

General English

  • English Grammar
  • Questions on passages

 

Logic & Reasoning

  • Order & ranking
  • Blood relations
  • Calendar & watch
  • Cause & effect
  • Coding decoding
  • Conclusive reasoning, etc.

 

Current Affairs

  • National current affairs
  • International current affairs

 

General Awareness

  • India's neighbors
  • Countries, Capitals & Currencies
  • Indian States & UTs
  • Indian Parliament
  • Days National & International importance
  • World organizations & HQs
  • Indian tourism destinations
  • Indian art & culture
  • Indian & International Sports
  • Indian research institutes
  • Books & authors
  • Awards & honors
  • Climate change & environment

 

UPSSSC PET 2021: Eligibility Criteria

1. Minimum Educational Qualification: Only the candidates who have passed High school/ class 10th or any other equivalent exam can apply for UPSSSC PET 2021. Those who have not passed High school cannot apply.

3. Nationality: Applying candidates must be of Indian nationality. Although it is not specifically stated that the candidate must be a domicile of Uttar Pradesh. Students looking to find placements in Uttar Pradesh can apply for the job since the state is the only location for the job placement.

2. Age Limit: The candidate must be aged between 18 to 40 years as of 1st July 2021. The age relaxations shall be applicable to the following categories:

Category

Age Relaxations

SC/ST/OBC

5 years

Meritorious Sportsperson

5 years

PWD

15 years

 

UPSSSC PET 2021: Application Fee

Category

Application Fee

Online Processing Fee

Total Amount

UR/OBC

160

25

185

SC/ST

70

25

95

PH

Nill

25

25

 

UP PET Admit Card 2021

 

Organization name

Uttar Pradesh Sub-Ordinate Service Selection Commission [UPSSSC]

Exam name

Preliminary Eligibility Test [PET]

State

Uttar Pradesh

Application started on

25 May 2021

Last date to apply

21 June 2021

Admit card mode

Online

Admit card date

Release soon

Exam date

20 Aug 2021

Website

            http://upsssc.gov.in/

 

 

UPSSSC PET 2021: Result

Follow the steps below to download the result. 

Step 1: Visit the official website of UPSSSC.

Step 2: Click on the “Results” tab. 

Step 3: Click on the option of PET and then the link for the particular post you applied for.