As we know, Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission (UPPSC) has released the application form on July 06, 2018. So in order to apply the aspirants must be aware of UP PCS Eligibility Criteria 2018. In this page, we have compiled all the necessary conditions set by the UPPSC for appearing in the PCS exam. The aspirants have to satisfy the eligibility conditions otherwise their form will be canceled by the commission. There are different parameters, by gathering those essential parameters, Commision has prepared the UP PCS Eligibility Criteria 2018. Check here complete details of UP PCS Eligibility Criteria 2018. 

UP PCS Eligibility Criteria 2018

The recruitment is conducting for 924 vacancies in which 831 vacancies are reserved for Combined / Upper Subordinate Services (General Recruitment). For ACF and RFO there are 16 and 76 vacancies respectively. The last one is the backlog for PH category 01 vacancy.

Nationality: The citizen of India is eligible to apply.

Age Limit in UP PCS Eligibility Criteria 2018

The permitted age bar is for UP PCS Recruitment is 21 to 40 years on July 01, 2018. But for the post of Principal, in Government Intermediate College the candidate should between 30 to 40 years.

However, age relaxation provision also exists here.

Age Relaxation: The post/category wise vacancy is provided here.

Category/ Post Relaxation in upper age limit
PH 15 years
SC /ST / OBC/ Skilled players/ State Govt. Employees 05 years
Group ‘B’ Post 05 years
Ex-Serviceman As per the Government Rules

Educational Qualification in UP PCS Eligibility Criteria 2018

The aspirants must have this educational qualification for appearing the UPPSC Upper Subordinate Exam. For different post the requirements are different. Check the list here.

Physical Standard for UP PCS 2018

The candidates who will apply for the ACF and RFO Exam should satisfy the physical standard set by the UPPSC. The height and chest girth of general category candidate should according to this table.

 For the Post of Assistant Conservator of Forest

Or those aspirants who belong to  ST category and Gorkhas, Nepalese, Assamese, Meghalaya Tribal,
Laddakhese, Sikkimiese, Bhutanese, Garhwalies, Kumaunies, Nagas, and Arunachal Pradesh candidates, their height must be

For the Post of Range Forest Officer

And the candidates who belong to St category and are from Garhwal, Kumaun, Nepal should have minimum height as per the table.

And for rest of the post te height and chest girth are as follows.

Preferential Educational Qualification in UP PCS Eligibility Criteria 2018

Apart from the above eligibility criteria, such candidate who has some additional qualification will be given preference over the other candidates. Let’s check what are those.

For the post of Assistant Conservator of Forest: 

  • Service for a minimum period of two years in the Territorial Army.
  • Or ‘ B ‘ certificate NCC.

For the post of Range Forest Officer:

  • Service for a minimum period of two years in the Territorial Army.
  • Or ‘ B ‘ certificate NCC.
  • Represented in any game at the state level.

 Marital Status of UP PCS Eligibility Criteria 2018

Male candidates who are married and have more than one wife living and female candidates who have married a person already having a wife, shall not be eligible unless the Hon’ble. Governor has granted an exemption from this condition.

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