• Banking & Insurance
  • UPSC
  • Regulatory
  • Agriculture Exams
  • Karnataka Exams
  • Tamil Nadu Exams
  • SSC Exams
  • Engineering Exams
  • Railway Exams
  • MBA Exams
  • J&K Exams
  • UP Exams
  • Rajasthan Exams
  • Uttarakhand Exams
  • Punjab Exams
  • Haryana Exams
  • Bihar Exams
  • MP Exams
  • Defence Exams
  • Judiciary Exams
  • Teaching Exams
  • Himachal Pradesh Exams
  • Chhattisgarh Exams
Engineering Exams
Defence Exams
Teaching Exams
Himachal Pradesh Exams
Chhattisgarh Exams

UPPSC PCS Exam Results - Complete Details

UPPSC PCS will declare the results for 400 vacancies for the several posts of Combined State/ Upper Subordinate Services after the conclusion of the exams. The selection procedure is divided into three stages: preliminary exams, Written (Mains) examinations, and Personal Interviews. To be shortlisted for the post, the candidates must clear all three stages of the selection process. The exams are expected to be scheduled for the year 2021 in the same year. The UPPSC PCS Result for the Preliminary examination will be declared after the conclusion of the exams. The preliminary exams are objective type and Multiple choice questions(MCQs) consisting of two papers, conducted in morning and afternoon sessions. Candidates need to appear in both papers to avoid any disqualification. 

Paper-II of the prelims exam is qualifying in nature that demands a minimum of 33% of marks to appear at the next level of the selection process. The candidates should take care that there is a penalty (negative marking) of one-third (0.33) marks for each incorrect answer given in the examination. If the candidate gives more than one answer, such an answer would be considered a wrong answer even if any one of the answers is the correct answer. If a candidate leaves the question blank, it will be treated as unanswered, and no penalty will be charged.

UPPSC PCS Exam: Overview

Name of the Authority conducting the examinationUttar Pradesh Public Service Commission 
Name of the PostCombined State/ Upper Subordinate Services (PCS)
Number of Stages of Selection ProcessThree stages:
I-Preliminary Examination
II- Mains (Written) Examination
III- Personality Test (Viva-Voce) 
Number of Subjects in Preliminary ExamsPaper-I General Studies-I Paper-II General Studies-II Elementary Mathematics (Up to Class X level) General English up to Class X level General Hindi        
Total Marks200 marks for each paper
Qualifying paper and Percentage of marksPaper-II is a qualifying paper requiring a minimum of 33% marks 
Nature of PaperObjective Type OMR based written examination 
Penalty for incorrect answerNegative marking of one-third (0.33) marks for each question whose incorrect answer is given.

UPPSC PCS Result - Important Dates

UPPSC PCS Notification 2021 Release Date5th February 2021
UPPSC PCS application start date5th February 2021
UPPSC PCS application ends on5th March 2021
UPPSC PCS admit card release date8th October 2021
UPPSC PCS Exam Date (Prelims)24th October 2021
UPPSC PCS Prelims result To be released soon
UPPSC PCS Mains28th January 2022
UPPSC PCS Mains ResultTo be notified

The candidates of S.C and S.T category should secure a minimum efficiency standard of 35%. If candidates of these categories secure less than 35% marks in the preliminary or Mains (Written) Examination, then such candidates will not be placed in the merit list and disqualified from participating in further procedures. On the same lines, if the candidates of other categories secure less than 40% marks in the Preliminary/Written (Mains) Examination will not be placed on the merit list and will be disqualified from the selection process. 

The UPPSC will prepare the merit list of the preliminary examination based on the marks obtained in Paper-I of the examination. 

CategoryMinimum Marks to be obtained in Prelims/Mains Examination. 
S.C and S.T35 %
Other Categories40 %

In the Mains (Written) Examination, the papers will be based on a conventional type answering format for three hours conducted in one week. The candidate must obtain minimum marks as prescribed by the Commission in the compulsory paper of General Hindi. With two sections in each question paper, a total of four questions are provided for each section. The candidates should answer at least two from each section while attempting only five questions in the paper. 

Name of the Stage-IIMains (Written) Examination
Number of SubjectsEight Subjects (six- compulsory two-optional)
Nature of ExaminationConventional Type Descriptive answers


As mentioned earlier, the results will be declared once the preliminary examinations are concluded. The Mains (written) Examination results will be declared after the conclusion of the exams. 

The UPPSC PCS Prelims will be declared on the official website of the Commission. 

Steps to be followed to check the UPPSC PCS Result 

Step 1:  Visit the official website of the UPPSC to check the result. 

Step 2: Search on the right side of the homepage; you will see various notices related to several exams. 

Step 3: Several threads are available. One of them will be UPPSC PCS result 2021, available in PDF form.

Step 4: Select the link to check the result.

Step 5: Check your name in the PDF file (Merit List) with the help of your name and roll number to confirm your positive results. 

The candidates whose name and roll number appears in the PDF will be qualified for the Mains Examination. 

The candidates can check their Mains(Written) examination results by following the same procedure. 

Overview of other aspects of UPPSC PCS result:

The results of UPPSC PCS are compiled by considering various aspects: 

  • Total candidates who have appeared
  • Total number of vacancies
  • Cut off
  • The marks achieved by the candidates.

Based on the preliminary examination results, the total number of candidates to be selected and successful for admission in the Mains Examination will be thirteen (13) times of a total number of vacancies and the further two (2) times candidates will be successful in mains examination and selected for Interview.

Find the Right Plan

Flexible pricing options for all the aspirants


What is the selection process for UPPSC PCS Exam – 2021?

The UPPSC PCS Exam – 2021 comprises three stages: Prelims, Mains, and Interview. Prelims exam comprises two papers, and Mains exam comprises 8 papers. Applicants who will clear Prelims will qualify for the Mains Exam. Those who will clear Mains will go for the Interview Round. The final result will be based on the applicant’s performance in all three stages.

What is the salary of a UPPSC PCS Officer? +

The updated salary of UPPSC PCS officers is different for different categories:
The pay grade scale for the junior category officer is Rs. 9300 to 34800 (with Rs 4600 as grade pay)
The pay grade scale for the senior category officer is Rs.15600 to 39100 (with Rs 5400 as grade pay)

Do UPPSC PCS Prelims carry negative marking? +

Yes, there is a negative marking in UPPSC PCS Prelims Exam. For every wrong answer, the exam authority deducts 0.33 marks.

In how many languages are UPPSC PCS Mock Tests available? +

You can attempt the UPPSC PCS Exam Mock Test in two languages - English & Hindi.

What are the special features of Oliveboard’s UPPSC PCS Mock Tests? +

The special features of Oliveboard’s UPPSC PCS Mock Tests are as follows:
1. All Mock tests are based on the latest UPPSC PCS exam pattern.
2. It has special Memory-based mock tests based on the actual exam paper.
3. You can attempt these UPPSC PCS mock tests from anywhere, any time, any day.
4. All Uttar Pradesh Civil Services tests are created by exam toppers, experts and top faculty.
5. The tests provide you with all-India ranking & helps in analysing your performance and improve your weak areas.
6. The entire syllabus of the UPPSC PCS Exam is covered in the mock tests.

Take a Free Mock Test now

200 marks 150 Qs 120 min
Email Id
19 of 100 left 81%

Please wait while we process your request....


Contact Details



Total Amount


Please wait...

Open in app