UPSSSC PET Eligibility Criteria 2022, Check Age limit, Educational Qualifications And More!

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Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Service Commission conducts UPSSSC PET Examination.  The eligibility has been notified along with the recently released PET notification pdf. Candidates aspiring to apply for this exam should know all the details about the eligibility criteria. The UPPSC PET eligibility requirements include fulfilling the age requirement and educational qualifications. In addition to these two essential qualifications, an applicant must be an Indian national as well. The UPSSSC PET 2022 Exam has been re-scheduled for 15th & 16th October 2022 (Saturday & Sunday) for those who have submitted their applications for the preliminary test. UPSSSC PET is being conducted as an Eligibility Test for the recruitment of Group B and C posts. It is mandatory for candidates to fulfil the eligibility criteria otherwise they will not be considered for the post. Read this article to know all about UPSSSC PET eligibility criteria and other details.

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Table of Contents

  1. UPSSSC PET 2022: Overview
  2. UPSSSC PET Eligibility: Age limit
  3. UPSSSC PET Eligibility: Educational Qualification
  4. UPSSSC PET Eligibility: Nationality

UPSSSC PET 2022: Overview

Full Exam Name Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Service Selection Commission Preliminary Eligibility Test
Short Exam Name UPSSSC PET
Conducting Body Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Service Selection Commission
Frequency of Conduct Once a year
Exam Level State Level Exam
Languages English, Hindi
Mode of Application Offline / Online
Application Fee (General) 185 Rs [Offline] 
Exam Duration 2 Hours


UPSSSC PET Eligibility: Age limit

The candidate must be aged between 18 to 40 years. The candidates must have been born between 01st July 1982 to 01st July 2004. 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

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UPSSSC PET Eligibility: Educational Qualification

Only applicants who have completed their high school/class 10th or any other similar test are eligible to apply for the UPSSSC PET 2022. Those who have not completed high school are not eligible to apply.

UPSSSC PET Eligibility: Nationality 

Candidates must be of Indian nationality to apply. Although it is not specifically addressed, the candidate must be a resident of Uttar Pradesh. Because the state is the only location for job placement, students looking for placements in Uttar Pradesh can apply.
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UPSSSC PET: Important Dates

Events Dates 
Release of Official Notification June 28,  2022
Online submission of the Application Form June 28, 2022
Last Date for Online Application July 31, 2022
Correction window closing Date August 03, 2022
UPSSSC PET Admit card to be announced
Date of Examination 15-16 October 2022
UPSSSC PET Answer Key to be announced
Declaration of the UP PET Result to be announced

UPSSSC PET: Selection Process

Only those applicants who perform well on the UPSSSC PET 2022 will be invited to sit for the upcoming Group 'B & C' main exams for the relevant jobs after the UPSSSC PET 2022 results have been implemented. It is necessary to participate in the UPSSSC PET 2022 because anyone who has not registered for the UP PET 2022 will not be eligible to appear in the main Exams against any openings. The following will be the selection procedure for any UPSSSC recruitment:

1. obtaining the necessary score on the PET written test.
2. The relevant post's main examination
3. A skill test and interview (if applicable)
4. Verification of Documentation

1- Who is eligible for UPSSSC PET exam?

Only applicants who have completed their high school/class 10th or any other similar test are eligible to apply for the UPSSSC PET 2022. Those who have not completed high school are not eligible to apply. 3. Nationality: Candidates must be of Indian origin in order to apply.

2- What is UPSSSC pet salary?

The UPSSSC PET test is held for posts with a salary of greater than PayScale category 1- 5200 to 20200, Grade Pay Rs 1900 and less than Pay Scale 2- Rs 9300 to 34800, Grade Pay Rs 4600, according to the official notification.

3- Are there limitations on the number of attempts for UPSSSC PET?

No, there are no mentioned limitations.

4- Can I apply for the PET posts if I am awaiting my degree results?

No. Candidates must hold required educational degrees before applying for the job position.

5- What is the PET exam?

PET exams are constructed to replace all preliminary exams for Group C posts.

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