UP PCS Syllabus 2022 (REVISED) UPPSC PCS (Pre/Mains) Exam Download PDF

UP PCS Syllabus

Download the Revised UP PCS Syllabus PDF in Hindi and English language through this page. If you’re going to participate in UPPSC PCS (Pre/Mains) Exam, you should go through UPPSC PCS Syllabus 2022 to get vast information about every topic to be asked in up pcs question paper.


UP PCS Notification 2022:

  • Name of the Organization: Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission (UPPSC)
  • Name of the Services: Provincial Civil Services (PCS)
  • UP PCS Selection Procedure: Prelims, Mains and Interview

UPPSC Syllabus in Hindi PDF 2022

UP PCS Syllabus in Hindi PDF Download: उत्तर प्रदेश लोक सेवा आयोग, प्रांतीय सिविल सेवा (पीसीएस) के लिए प्रीलिम और मेन परीक्षा आयोजित करता है। इस पृष्ठ पर यूपीपीएससी पीसीएस अधिसूचना के लिए आवेदन करने वाले उम्मीदवारों के लिए यूपी पीसीएस पाठ्यक्रम प्रस्तुत किया गया है। यहां से हिंदी में यूपी पीसीएस परीक्षा पाठ्यक्रम पीडीएफ डाउनलोड करें।

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UP PCS Syllabus (पीसीएस सिलेबस)

UPPSC Exam Pattern 2022

UPPSC Prelims Exam Pattern 2022:

General Studies (GS) 1st Paper2002hrs
General Studies (GS)2nd Paper2002hrs
Total Marks400

Uttar Pradesh PCS Mains Exam Pattern 2022:

Name of PaperTotal Marks
1st Paper300
2nd Paper300
3rd Paper200
4th & 5th Paper600
6th, 7th, 8th and 9th Paper1200

There will be eight question papers in Uttar Pradesh PCS Mains Exam.

  • All question paper of the main examination will be of a descriptive nature.
  • The 1st and 2nd question papers will be of General studies.
  • Participants will have to write 3 essays.
  • There will be 4 question papers of the two optional subjects to be chosen from the list provided on the official notification.
  • There will be a question paper of Hindi language.
  • Participants need to qualify the question paper of the English language as well.

UP PCS Interview 2022:


  • Candidates need to have the knowledge about themselves, their state and other contemporary issues.
  • Candidate needs to be communicative and keep their views openly before the interview board.
  • The interview would be of 100 marks in place of 200. Thus, the total marks of PCS exams would be 1,500 in place of 1,600.

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UP PCS Exam Syllabus

UP PCS Pre Syllabus

PCS Syllabus : PAPER- 1st (First) General Studies (GS) 

Topics covered in UP PCS 2022 Syllabus are as follows:

  • Current Affairs of national and international importance.
  • History of India and Indian National Movement.
  • Indian and World Geography – Physical, Social, Economic geography of India and the World.
  • Indian Polity and governance – Constitution, Political System, Panchayati Raj, Public Policy, Rights issues etc.
  • Economic and Social Development – Sustainable Development Poverty Inclusion, Demographics, Social Sector Initiatives, etc.
  • General Issues on Environmental ecology, Bio-diversity and Climate Change- that do not require subject specialization.
  • General Science

UPPCS Syllabus PDF 2022: PAPER- 2nd (Second) General Studies UP PCS Pre Syllabus:

Topics covered in PCS Exam Syllabus are as follows:

  • General English upto Class X level.
  • Elementary Mathematics up to Class X level- Arithmetic, Algebra, Geometry and Statistics.
  • Comprehension
  • General Hindi upto Class X level.
  • General mental ability
  • Interpersonal skills including communication skills.
  • Logical Reasoning and analytical ability.
  • Decision making and problem solving.

Current events of national and international importance:- Topics covered in Syllabus of PCS are as follows: On Current Events of National and International importance, candidates will be expected to have knowledge about them.

UP PCS Syllabus PDF Download: History of India and Indian National Movement: – In History emphasis should be on broad understanding social, economic and political aspects of Indian history. In the Indian National Movement, the candidates are expected to have synoptic view of nature and character of the freedom movement, growth of nationalism and attainment of Independence.

Indian and world Geography: – Topics covered in UP Lower PCS Syllabus are as follows: Physical, Social, Economic geography of India and the World:- In World Geography only general understanding of the subject will be expected. Questions on the Geography of India will relate to Physical, Social & Economic Geography of India.

UPPCS 2022 Syllabus in Hindi & English : Indian Polity and Governance:- Constitution, Political System, Panchayati Raj, Public Policy, Rights Issues, etc:- In Indian Polity, Economic and Culture, questions will test knowledge of country’s political system including Panchayati Raj and Community Development, broad features of Economic policy in India and Indian Culture.

Economic and Social Development: – UP PCS Pre Syllabus Topics: Sustainable Development, Poverty, Inclusion, Demographics, Social Sector initiatives, etc:- The candidates will be tested with respect to problems and relationship between Population, Environment and Urbanization. General issues on Environmental ecology, Bio-diversity and Climate Change – that do not require subject specialization. General Awareness of the subject is expected from candidates.

Syllabus of UPPCS 2022 : General Science: – Topics covered in UP Lower PCS Syllabus are as follows: Questions on General Science will cover general appreciation and understanding of Science including matters of every day observation and experience, as may be expected of a well educated person, who has not made a special study of any scientific discipline.

Elementary Mathematics (Up to Class X Level):

UPPSC 2022 Syllabus: 1) Arithmetic:

Topics covered in UPPSC PCS Exam Syllabus are as follows:

  • Number systems: Natural Numbers, Integers, Rational and irrational numbers, Real numbers, Divisors of an Integer, prime integers, L.C.M. and H.C.F. of integrs and their interrelationship.
  • Average
  • Ratio and proportion
  • Percentage
  • Profit and Loss
  • Simple and Compound interests
  • Work and Time.
  • Speed, Time and Distance

UP PCS Syllabus: (2) Algebra:

Topics covered in UPPCS Mains Syllabus 2022 PDF Download are as follows:

  • Factors of polynomials, L.C.M. and H.C.F. of polynomials and their interrelationship, Remainder theorem, simultaneous linear equations, quadratic equations.
  • Set Theory: Set null set, subsets and proper subsets of set, operations (Union, Intersections, difference, symmetric difference) between sets, Venn diagram.

UP PCS Syllabus: (3) Geometry:

Topics covered in PCS Revised Syllabus are as follows:

  • Constructions and theorems regarding triangle, rectangle, square, trapezium and circles, their perimeter and area.
  • Volume and surface area of sphere, right circular cylinder, right circular Cone and Cube.

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Syllabus of UPPSC 2022: (4) Statistics:

Topics covered in Uttar Pradesh PCS Syllabus are as follows: Collection of data, Classification of data, frequency, frequency distribution, tabulation, cumulative frequency. Representation of data – Bar diagram, Pie chart, histogram, frequency polygon, cumulative frequency curves, Measures of Central tendency: Arithmetic mean, Median and Mode.

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General English (Up to Class X Level):

Topics covered in UPPSC PCS Pre Syllabus are as follows:

  • UP PSC Syllabus 2022: Comprehension
  • Active Voice and Passive Voice.
  • Parts of Speech.
  • Transformation of Sentences.
  • Direct and Indirect Speech.
  • Punctuation and Spellings.
  • Words Meanings.
  • Vocabulary & usage.
  • Idioms and Phrases.
  • Fill in the Blanks.

सामान्य हिंदी (हाईस्कूल स्तर तक) के पाठ्यक्रम में सम्मिलित किए जाने वाले विषय:

Topics covered in PCS Syllabus 2022 in Hindi or UP PCS 2022 Syllabus in Hindi are as follows:

  • हिंदी वर्णमाला, विराम चिन्ह
  • शब्द रचना, वाक्य रचना, अर्थ,
  • शब्द-रूप,
  • संधि, समास,
  • क्रियाएँ,
  • अनेकार्थी शब्द,
  • विलोम शब्द,
  • पर्यायवाची शब्द,
  • मुहावरे एवं लोकोक्तियाँ
  • तत्सम एवं तद्भव, देशज, विदेशी (शब्द भंडार)
  • वर्तनी
  • अर्थबोध
  • हिंदी भाषा के प्रयोग में होने वाली अशुद्धियाँ
  • उ.प्र. की मुख्य बोलियाँ

UP PCS Mains Syllabus

Latest Update: Change in PCS Mains Exam Pattern

Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission has made a slight change in PCS Exam Scheme for Mains Examination. Speaking about the latest change in PCS Mains Examination, there will be one optional subject now instead of two. The subject will consist of 02 papers, each carrying 200 marks.

Furthermore, there will be 20 questions asked in each of the 04 Papers of General Studies section of the UP PCS Mains Examination. However, no changes have been made in the General Hindi and Essay section and weightage for interview session has also been kept same that is 100 marks. You can check the UPPCS Mains Syllabus in Hindi and English with Exam Pattern here in the below section.

UP PCS Syllabus Paper – I: General Studies

Topics covered in UPPSC PCS Mains Syllabus are as follows:

  • UP PCS Syllabus: History of India-Ancient, Mediaeval, Modern
  • Indian National Movement and Indian Culture
  • Population, Environment and Urbanization in Indian Context
  • World Geography, Geography of India and its natural resources.
  • Current events of national and international importance.
  • Indian Agriculture, Trade and Commerce.
  • Specific knowledge of U.P. regarding education, culture Agriculture, Trade Commerce, The methods of living and Social
  • Customs
  • History of India and Indian culture will cover the broad history of the country from about the middle of the nineteenth

UP PCS Syllabus Paper – II: General Studies,

Topics covered in UP Provincial Civil services Syllabus are as follows:

  • UP PCS Syllabus: Indian Polity
  • Indian Economy
  • General Science (Role of Science and technology in the development of India including science in everyday life)
  • General Mental ability.
  • Statistical Analysis, Graphs and Diagrams.
  • The part relating to the Indian polity will include questions on the political system in India and Indian constitution. The Indian economy will cover broad features of economic policy in India.
  • The part relating to role and impact of science and technology in the development of India, questions will be asked to test the candidates awareness in this field Emphasis will be on the applied aspects.
  • The part relating to statistical analysis, graphs and diagrams will include exercise to test the candidate’s ability to draw common sense conclusions from information presented in statistical graphical or diagrammatical form and to point out deficiencies limitation or inconsistencies there in.

UPPSC Syllabus PDF Download:

There will be three sections in the question paper of Essay. Candidates will have to select one topic from each section and they are required to write essay in 700 words on each topic. In the three sections, topics of essay will be based on following sphere:
Section A: (1) Literature and Culture. (2) Social sphere. (3) Political sphere.
Section B: (1) Science, Environment and Technology. (2) Economic Sphere (3) Agriculture, Industry and Trade.
Section C: (1) National and International Events. (2) Natural Calamities, Land slide, Earthquake, Deluge, Drought etc. (3) National Development programmes and projects. Check UP PCS Syllabus topics here:

  • Hindi
  • Question answer from Unseen passage
  • Abstraction
  • Government and Semi-government letter, telegram, official orders, notification, circular writing

Knowledge of words and uses

  • Uses of Prefix and Suffix
  • Antonyms
  • One word substitution
  • Spelling and Sentence correction
  • Idioms and Phrases

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Changes in UP PCS Exam Pattern

The candidates clearing Prelims exams would have to appear in one optional subject in place of two in Mains. In General Studies, aspirants will have to appear in 04 papers of 200 marks each in place of existing two papers.

There will be negative marking in prelims exam. Get UP PCS Syllabus PDF (पीसीएस सिलेबस PDF) from here. Contenders can download the UPPSC PCS Syllabus PDF for Pre/Mains Exam from this page. The UPPSC Lower Subordinate Syllabus will help candidates to prepare for UP PCS Pre Exam 2022 thoroughly.

You May Download PCS Syllabus 2022 PDF (उप पचस सिलेबस) directly from the Official Website Also. For More Updates Regarding The Same Be In Touch With Us.

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13 Responses to "UP PCS Syllabus 2022 (REVISED) UPPSC PCS (Pre/Mains) Exam Download PDF"

  1. Sachin

    Our age 29 kyaa mey upsc exam ki study ker sakta hmm if yes to kitney level hotey hai ismey

    • admin

      Hii Sachin,
      You can apply for different posts in UPSC as per the age limit.

  2. Pooja shivhare

    Sir please send uppcs main syllabus link in hindi

  3. Shonu

    Dear sir, how many exam will be conducted for up pcs main according to new pattern…….? plz help

  4. Saumya sharma

    How can one prepare for the up pcs in 30 days….very much confused

    • admin

      Hii Saumya sharma,

      To prepare for up pcs, please go through the whole syllabus given here and get the best of the books and also read daily newspaper for current affairs.

  5. Aditi

    Up pcs 2018 mains exams objective honge ya discriptive?

    • admin

      Hi Aditi,
      UP PCS 2018 Mains Exams is Descriptive in nature

  6. mukesh

    if some one is new and giving uppsc exam for the first time, in this case one can get ready for Pre in 30 Days.
    how many days are Their between pre & Mains exam

    • admin

      Hi Mukesh,
      Exam Duration between Pre & Mains Exams is approx 120 days

  7. Soni tyagi

    preliminary exam is objective or discriptive in 2018 uppcs

    • admin

      Hi Soni Tyagi,
      UP PCS Preliminary Exam is Objective type. Total 400 questions will be asked in the examination.

    • Shivam Singh

      It’s objective type

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