UP Combined State Agriculture Services Exam-2020

UPPSC Recruitment for Combined State Agriculture Services 2020 Apply Online

UPPSC has published a notification on their official website to recruit through Combined state Agriculture Service Examination 2020 and invited online application to fill up the approximately 564 vacancies under Group A & B posts.

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UPPSC invited online applications from the interested & eligible candidates for filling up the following 564 posts of Combined State Agriculture Services Examination-2020 for the recruitment in Group A & B posts. The applicants can get the information about the vacancy details, procedure of selection for the post and also apply online through the direct link provided in the blog.

Details of the vacancy

Advertisement No. & DateA-4/E-1/2020 dt. 29th December 2020
Name of the RecruiterUttar Pradesh Public Service Commission (UPPSC)
Examination NameCombined State Agriculture Services Examination-2020
No. of Vacancy (appx.)564 Posts
Posts to be filled upGroup A & B
Selection ProcessPre Exam, Mains Exam & Interview

Important Information

(a) On-Line Applications will be accepted only when prescribed fee is deposited in the Bank upto the prescribed last date for fee deposit. If the fee is deposited in Bank after the last date prescribed for fee deposit, the on-line application of the candidate will not be accepted and the fee deposited in the Bank will not be refunded in any condition. It will be responsibility of the candidates to deposit fee in the Bank upto the last date prescribed for fee deposition and to ‘submit’ the application upto the last date prescribed for submission of applications. It is also informed that any amount deposited in the form of examination fee shall not be refunded in any condition.
(b) In Online Application System, the candidates have to provide their Mobile No. and valid e-mail ID in prescribed column failing which their Basic Registration shall not be completed. All relevant informations/ instructions shall be sent through SMS on that mobile and e-mail on their valid e-mail ID.

Application Fee

Unreserved /
Economically weaker
Sections / Other
Backward Class
Exam fee Rs. 100/- + On-line processing fee
Rs. 25/- Total = Rs. 125/-
Scheduled Caste /
Scheduled Tribe /
Ex-Serviceman
Exam fee Rs. 40/- + On-line processing fee
Rs. 25/- Total = Rs. 65/-
HandicappedExam fee NIL + On-line processing fee
Rs. 25/- Total = Rs. 25/-
Dependents of the Freedom
Fighters/Women
According to their original category

Pay Scale

The posts having the pay scale of 9300–34800/- Grade Pay 4600/- (Revised Pay Scale Level-7 Pay matrix 44900-142400/-) to 15600-39100/- Grade Pay 5400/- (Revised Pay Scale 56100- 177500 Pay Matrix Level-10) are included in aforesaid Examination

Marital Status

Male candidates who are married and have more than one wife living and female candidates who have married a person already having a wife, shall not be eligible unless the Hon’ble. Governor has granted an exemption from this condition

Important Dates to Remember

Application Submission Start Date29th December 2020
Last Date to Apply Online29th January 2021
Last Date for Receipt of Examination Fee On-line
in the Bank
25th January 2021
Exam DateNot Yet Declared

Details of the Posts

Group A

Name of PostDistt. Horticulture Officer, Group–2 . Grade–1
Selection Processthrough written Examination and Interview
Educational qualificationB.Sc. (Agriculture)/B.Sc. (Horticulture) degree from a recognised University or Institute
Name of PostPrincipal Govt. Food Science . Training Center/ Food Processing Officer, Group–2
Selection Processthrough written Examination and Interview
Educational qualificationB.Sc. (with Chemistry as a subject) from a recognised University or institute or
B.Sc (Agriculture) from a recognised University or institute followed by two years
Post-graduate Associate Course in Fruit and Vegetable Technology from
Government Food Processing and Technology Institute, Lucknow or any other
recognised institute, or M.Sc. (Food Technology)/ M.Sc. (Food Preservation)/M.Sc.
(Food Science) from a recognised University or institute.

Group B

Name of PostSenior Technical Assistant Group-A (Agronomy Branch)
Selection Processonly through written Examination
Educational qualificationPostgraduate degree in Agronomy from recognized university or institution must be a graduate in Agriculture.
Name of PostSenior Technical Assistant Group-A (Botany Branch )
Selection Processonly through written Examination
Educational qualificationPostgraduate degree in Agro Botany or Plant reproduction with Science of origin or Postgraduate
degree in Botany with specially in genetics or Plant reproduction must be a graduate
in Agriculture.
Name of PostSenior Technical Assistant Group-A (Plant Protection )
Selection Processonly through written Examination
Educational qualificationPostgraduate degree in Entomology or Plant pathology from a recognized university or
institution or M.Sc. (Plant Science) with specialization in Entomology or Plant Pathology
must be a graduate in Agriculture.
Name of PostSenior Technical Assistant Group-A (Chemistry Branch )
Selection Processonly through written Examination
Educational qualificationPostgraduate degree in Agriculture Chemistry, Soil Science, Soil Conservation from a recognized
university or institution must be a graduate in Agriculture
Name of PostSenior Technical Assistant Group-A (Development Branch )
Selection Processonly through written Examination
Educational qualificationPostgraduate degree in the field relevant with agriculture from a recognized university or
institution must be a graduate in Agriculture

Age Limit & Relaxation in Upper Age Limit

Candidates must have attained the age of 21 years
and must not have crossed the age of 40 years on July 1, 2020
The candidate must have not been born earlier than 2nd July, 1980 and not
later than July 1, 1999.
The maximum age limit for PH candidates is
55 years i.e. they must have not been born before 02 July, 1965
Upper age limit shall be greater
by five years for candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes of U.P.,
Scheduled Tribes of U.P., Other Backward Classes of U.P., Skilled
players of U.P. of classified Games, State Govt. employees of U.P.
including the teachers/Staff of Basic Shiksha Parishad of U.P. and
teachers/Staff of the Govt. Aided Madhyamik Vidyalayas of U.P. i.e.
they must have not been born before 2nd July 1975.
Upper age limit shall also be greater by five years for Group-“B”
posts for the Emergency Commissioned Officers/Short Service
Commissioned Officers/Ex-Army Personnel’s of U.P. who have rendered
five years service in Army but there shall be no reservation for Group-
“B” posts. For Group “C” posts the age relaxation and reservation shall
be given according to Rule

GENERAL INSTRUCTIONS

1) In no circumstances, applications of any stage shall be accepted after the last prescribed date and time. 2) Applications found without requisite information or without photograph and signature, even when
received in time, may be summarily rejected. 3) In the On-line system, the candidates must ensure that all the requisite information have been duly filled and must click the submit Button by the last prescribed Date & Time. 4) Candidates must take the Print and keep it safely for further use if required. 5) Those candidates, willing to take the benefit of the reservation/ age relaxation must obtain a certificate, issued by the competent authority, in support of the reserved category. 6) The Candidates who are not originally domiciled of U.P. belonging to SC, ST, O.B.C., EWSs,
dependents of freedom fighters, Ex-Army personnel, Skilled Players and P.H. are not entitled to benefit of reservation/age relaxation. Such candidates will be treated as unreserved (general) candidates. In case of the women candidates, the caste certificate issued from father side will be treated valid. 7) The Commission do not advise to candidates about their eligibility. Therefore, the candidate should carefully read the advertisement and when satisfied about their eligibility as per conditions of the advertisement, only then apply. 8) The candidates must possess all the requisite qualifications till the last date for submitting the applications

Remember the Last Date to Apply Online is 29th January 2021

Important Links Area

Official website of UPPSC
Official Advertisement for the Recruitment
Direct links for Apply Online

The syllabus for the examination of notified post is given in the separate post available in syllabus section

All the best to all the candidate with New Year Greetings

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