UPSSSC PET Notification 2021; UP Preliminary Eligibility Test Application Form

UPSSSC PET Notification 2021: UPSSSC has released the notification for Uttar Pradesh Preliminary Eligibility Test or PET 2021. This Test is eliminating the need to appear for different tests of various recruitment. The Uttar Pradesh PET will be a common Preliminary Test from now onward for all of the Group C Recruitment under the State Government. Interested candidates can apply on or before 21 June 2021 by visiting the official website Here the important details of UP PET 2021 is discussed for the aspirants. Hopefully, they will find it helpful during application.

Update: The Online Application for UP PET is active from 25th May 2021. Interested candidates can apply and submit the online application within deadline.

UPSSSC PET Online Form

Overview of Uttar Pradesh PET 2021 Notification

Exam AuthorityUPSSSC
Exam NamePreliminary Eligibility Test
PurposeSelection of Gr C Posts in UP
Applicable for Uttar Pradesh
Online Registration Start Date25th May 2021
Start date of Application Fee Payment25th May 2021
Closing Date of Registration21st June 2021
Last Date of Application Fee Payment28th June 2021

In a first of its move, UPSSSC or Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Services Commission has decided to conduct a Preliminary Eligibility Test (PET) which will be a mandatory qualification for selection of Group C Recruitments in Uttar Pradesh. The candidates who qualifies in the UPSSSC PET Merit List shall be eligible directly for the Mains Exam which the Commission conducts while selecting the candidates for the posts.

Actually, 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 the Mains Exams of various vacancies based on UP PET Scores. Thus, more on the UPSSSC Preliminary Eligibility Test 2021 is discussed through the section below.

UP PET Vacancies

Although no specific vacancy details are announced but as per reports, UPSSSC will shortly start the Recruitment of 40000 Vacancies of Group C Posts based on UP PET Score.


Eligibility to Apply for Uttar Pradesh PET

The candidates possessing the eligibility conditions below can only apply for registration of UPSSSC PET 2021. Thus, ensure to possess the eligibility if you intend to appear for the test.

Age Limit to Apply

Candidates who have completed 18 years of minimum age on 01 July 2021 and have not attained the age of more than 40 years, will be eligible for registration of UPSSSC Preliminary Eligibility Test 2021.

Educational Qualification

The willing candidates seeking to appear for Uttar Pradesh PET Exam should be minimum High School Passed. However, higher qualified candidates can also register and appear for this test.

UPSSSC PET Exam Pattern

Here is the overview of the UP PET 2021 Exam. The registered candidates shall have to appear and clear this test with the cut off marks as decided by UPSSSC. The Exam topics and also the no of questions and marks is available through the chart as follows –

Subject NameNo of QsMarks
Indian History55
Indian National Movement0505
Indian Economy0505
Indian Constitution & Public Administration0505
General Science0505
Elementary Arithmetic0505
General Hindi0505
General English0505
Logical Reasoning0505
Current Affairs1010
General Awareness1010
Analysis of 2 unread passages1010
Graph Interpretation1010
Table Interpretation Analysis1010
  • The Exam will be for 2 hours
  • The Test will be an Offline OMR Based Examination.
  • Each question will carry 1 mark.
  • There will be negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer.

How to Apply for UPSSSC PET 2021 Online ?

The application for UPSSSC PET / Preliminary Eligibility Test 2021 is only online at Thus, the Commission will not accept any offline application. With the release of the UP PET Notification, the online application link is active and it shall be active until 21st June 2021. Below the step by step process and also the application fees details are shared. Thus refer to these and apply within the closing date.

Steps to Apply Online for UP PET Registration

  1. Visit the Official Website of Commission at
  2. Now, on the homepage download the UP PET Notification.
  3. Go through the details
  4. Then click on Application Link under ” Live Advertisements”.
  5. A New web page will open on the screen.
  6. Tap on User Instructions to download it.
  7. Get acquainted with the application process.
  8. Then click on Apply Link.
  9. Now, enter the details and upload the details.
  10. The next step is paying the application fees.
  11. Thus, paying the application fee makes the UPSSSC PET Application complete.
  12. Candidates at this point can take a hard copy of the application.

UPSSSC PET Application Fees

Applicant can pay the Exam Fee through Online Debit Card, Credit Card, & Net banking Mode.

Sl. NoCategoryFees
1For General / OBC CandidatesRs. 185/-
2For SC / ST CandidatesRs. 95/-
3For PwD CandidatesRs. 25/-

UPSSSC PET 2021 Online Form – Important Links

The important links in connection to the Uttar Pradesh PET is enclosed here for the willing candidates. Hopefully, following this the aspirants can register through the UPSSSC website.

UPSSSC PET NotificationClick Here
Instructions to ApplyClick Here
Apply OnlineClick Here
Exam Pattern & SyllabusClick Here
Admit Card / Exam DateClick Here
ResultClick Here

We hope the information here on UP PET 2021 Notification has been useful. Thus, make sure to stay connected for the latest updates.


What is UPSSSC PET ?

UPSSSC PET is also known as the Preliminary Eligibility Test which replaces the Preliminary Exam in all of the Group C recruitment under UP Govt. The UP SSSC conducts the Test to shortlist the candidates for the Mains Exam.

When is the start date to apply for UPSSSC PET 2021 ?

25th May 2021 is the start date of application.

What is the minimum eligibility to apply ?

The candidates should be minimum 10th Pass to apply for UP PET.

What is the total mark of the test ?

100 is the total mark of the test.

Is there any validity of UP PET Score ?

Yes, the UPSSSC PET Score will be valid for 1 year after the declaration of the result.

Can I apply from this page ?

Yes, the online application link along with official notice is available here.

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