Sarkari Naukri: Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission has released the notification of United States Agricultural Services Examination-2020 to fill 564 vacant posts in Agriculture Department. This notification is available on the official website of the Commission. Candidates can download it from the official website of the Commission. The application process has started for a total of 564 posts in 7 different categories in the Agriculture Department of Uttar Pradesh. Eligible and interested candidates can submit their online applications by 29 January 2021. Candidates can also download the recruitment notification through the direct link given below.
District Horticulture Officer Category-2, Grade-1
Principal State Food Science Training Center / Food Processing Officer Category-2
Senior Technical Assistant Group-A (Crops Branch)
Senior Technical Assistant Group-A (Botany Branch)
Senior Technical Assistant Group-A (Plant Protection Branch)
Senior Technical Assistant Group-A (Chemistry Branch)
Senior Technical Assistant Group-A (Development Branch)
Starting date for online application process: 29 December 2020
Last date for submission of online application: 29 January 2021
Educational qualification is prescribed separately for all posts. So, for all the necessary information related to eligibility, please read the detailed notification.
On 1 July 2020, the minimum age of the candidates should not be more than 21 years and maximum age of 40 years. Candidates of reserved category will be given relaxation in the maximum age limit as per the rules of the state government.
For Unreserved / Weaker Section / Other Backward Class – Rs. 125 / –
For SC / ST / PPS – Rs 65 / –
For handicapped – Rs 25 / –
Let me tell you that till now the recruitment of these posts was done through PCS examination, but for the first time due to the high number of posts, separate State Agricultural Services Examination -2020 is being organized for these posts.
UPPSC Combined State Agricultural Services Examination-2020 Preliminary Examination will be of 300 marks. For this, a paper will have 120 questions. There will be 80 questions related to agriculture and 40 questions of general studies. The question paper has to be solved in two hours. Minus marking system is also applicable in the examination.
Main exam pattern
There will be two papers in the main examination. The first general Hindi and essay paper will be of 100 marks ie 50-50 marks. Its examination will run for two hours.
Similarly, the second question paper will have two hundred marks for optional subjects.
50 marks have been set for the interview.