Maharashtra Public Service Commission (MPSC) conducts State Civil Services exam every year to recruit eligible and interested candidates for various posts. The posts are such that they carry an element of prestige and offer demanding work profiles with ample opportunities to grow within the state bureaucracy. As per the official website of MPSC, the application process for MPSC 2021 exam is open till September 2021. MPSC official notification defines definite eligibility criteria for candidates. In order to appear for these examinations and be recruited for the posts, candidates should satisfy MPSC eligibility criteria. The eligibility is broadly based on age, education qualification, and the number of attempts. Candidates who do not fulfill the eligibility criteria will not be considered for the posts and their candidature will be canceled. In this article, we have explained all the details regarding MPSC eligibility criteria. If you are preparing for competitive exams and are looking for expert guidance, you can check out our monthly FREE Current Affairs Ebook- Download Now
MPSC Eligibility Criteria 2021
MPSC eligibility criteria is defined under the following categories:
- Age Limit
- Educational Qualifications
- Physical Measurements
The details regarding each of these categories is given below.
MPSC Eligibility: Age Limit
Candidates should be between 19 to 38 years of age in order to be eligible for MPSC Exams. There is age relaxation provided to the candidates, the details of which are as follows:
||Age relaxation (upper limit)
||Maximum age limit is 45 years
|Ex-Servicemen General Category
|Ex-Servicemen Backward Classes
MPSC Eligibility: Educational Qualification
Candidates should have completed their graduation from a recognised state or university. Candidates in the final year of their graduation are also eligible to apply for the exam. Candidates should be efficient in Marathi.
MPSC Eligibility: Physical Measurements
Candidates can refer to the official notification for post-wise details on physical measurements. However for the post of Dy Superintendent of Police the minimum height for male candidates should be 165 cm and for female candidates it should be 157cm.
MPSC Eligibility: Number of Attempts
||Number of Attempts
MPSC Eligibility FAQs
Q. What is the age limit for MPSC state exams?
A. The age limit for MPSC state exam is 19 to 38 years of age.
Q. What are the educational qualificaiton required to be eligible for MPSC state exams?
A. The candidates should have completed graduation in order to be eligible for MPSC state exams.
Q. Is Marathi language mandatory for candidates to be eligible to appear for MPSC state exams?
A. Yes, candidates should mandatorily know Marathi language to be eligible to appear for MPSC state exams.
Q. Is there an upper limit on the number of attempts that one can give for MPSC state exams?
A. Yes there is category-wise upper limit on the number of attempts that one can give for MPSC state exams.