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UPPSC APS Notification 2024

UPPSC (Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission) will release the detailed notification for APS (Additional Private Secretary) which are entry-level appointments to various Group A and Group B civil services of Uttar Pradesh. The APS Notification PDF will be released on the official website of UPPSC. Major responsibilities of an Additional Private Secretary are drafting and reporting, coordination, research and analysis, liaison work, administrative, support, and documentation related. Eligible and interested candidates can apply for this golden opportunity. You can check various details of UPPSC APS 2024 notification such as eligibility criteria, selection process, application dates, etc.

UPPSC APS Notification 2024

UPPSC will release the APS notification PDF and we are attaching the direct link to download the notification for Additional Private Secretary vacancies. Interested government job aspirants can go through the notification PDF in the below attachment.

UPPSC APS 2024 Exam Summary

The official notification PDF of UPPSC APS recruitment has all the details such as exam pattern, important dates, eligibility criteria etc. We are also providing you with all the important details in the below table. 

OrganisationUttar Pradesh Public Service Commission
Post NameAdditional Private Secretary (अपर निजी सचिव)
Advt No. To be notified
Vacancy To be notified
Mode of Application Online
UPPSC APS Apply Onlne DatesTo be notified
Education Graduation
Age Limit21 to 40 years
Selection ProcessWritten Examination, Hindi Shorthand & Typewriting and Computer Practical Exam
Pay-ScaleRs. 47600 to Rs. 151100/- Matrix Level- 8

UPPSC APS 2024 Important Dates

Details of the schedule of admit card and exam dates will be released shortly. We will update all the important details in the below table.

UPPSC APS Notification 2024 (Short)To be Notified
UPPSC APS Apply Online 2024 StartsTo be Notified
Last Date to Apply OnlineTo be Notified
Last Date to Pay Application FeesTo be Notified
UPPSC APS Admit Card 2024To be Notified
UPPSC APS Exam Date 2024To be Notified

UPPSC APS Vacancy 2024

Details of category-wise UPPSC APS vacancies are there in the UPPSC APS 2024 Notification. Please note that these vacancies may increase/ decrease depending on the requirement.

UPPSC APS Application Form 2024

Those candidates who meet the eligibility criteria mentioned in UPPSC APS notification can apply for these vacancies. Interested candidates should keep all the necessary documents handy when filling the online application form.

UPPSC APS 2024 Application Fee

Candidates who want to apply for UPPSC APS 2024 exam, have to submit the application fee. Candidates can submit the application online by using a credit or debit card/ UPI/ net banking etc. Category-wise application fee is mentioned below:

CategoryApplication Fee
UR/ OBC/ EWSRs. 185/-
SC/ ST/ Ex-ServicemanRs. 95/-
PWDRs. 25/-
Dependents of the Freedom Fighters/ category Women/Skilled PlayerAccording to their original category

How to Apply for UPPSC APS Recruitment 2024?

You can follow the below-mentioned steps to apply online for UPPSC APS 2024 recruitment. Below are the steps:

  • Begin by visiting the UPPSC's official website at or simply click the provided link.
  • Once you're on the homepage, navigate to the Recruitment Section and select the online application option.
  • This will lead you to a new page where you should click on the notification titled "ADDITIONAL PRIVATE SECRETARY (U.P. SECRETARIAT) EXAMINATION".
  • Proceed to input your necessary details and the verification code.
  • After completing the form, download the UPPSC APS 2024 application form.
  • Finally, attach self-attested copies or copies attested by a Gazetted officer of the required documents to the application form and send it via speed post or hand post to the UPPSC office before the deadline.

UPPSC APS 2024 Eligibility Criteria

Please note that interested candidates must ensure that they fulfill all the required eligibility criteria to apply for these vacancies. All the required eligibility criteria are mentioned below:

UPPSC APS Education Qualification

  • The candidates should hold a Bachelor's degree from a recognised University.
  • The candidates must have a typing speed of a minimum of 80 words per minute in Hindi Shorthand and 25 words per minute in Hindi typewriting.
  • The candidates must have knowledge of Computer in accordance with the course prescribed for the certificate course in computing (CCC) conducted by DOEACC Society and the course is conducted by the Board of High School and Intermediate Education, Uttar Pradesh or a course recognised by the Government as equivalent.


The candidates should fall in the age group of 21 years to 40 years. Age relaxation will be provided to the reserved categories as per the norms. 

UPPSC APS 2024 Exam Pattern

UPPSC will conduct a written exam and a short typing test as part of the exam pattern.

  • There will be a total 3 papers in UPPSC APS 2024 Written examination and time duration for each exam is 1 Hour.
  • The marks distribution and time duration for each paper has been tabulated below.
Stage 1
PaperSubjectNo. of QuestionsMarksDuration
Paper-1General Knowledge50501 hour
Paper-2General Hindi50501 hour
Paper- 3Computer Knowledge50501 hour
Stage 2
Paper-1Hindi shorthand-751.5 Hour
Paper- 2Hindi typewriting-25
Stage- 3
Paper-1Computer Practical-501 Hour

UPPSC APS Selection Process 2024

Below selection criteria will be used for the selection of candidates for UPPSC APS 2024 recruitment. Candidates will have to qualify all stages to get appointed as Additional Private Secretary:

  • UPPSC APS Written Examination
  • Hindi Shorthand & Typewriting
  • Computer Practical Exam

UPPSC APS Salary 2024

As per the UPPSC APS notification, the Pay scale of Additional Private Secretary is Rs. 47600 to Rs. 151100/- as per Matrix Level-8. Please note that the job profile of APS is Class-II, non-gazetted posts with a lot of perks and benefits. These perks and benefits include Dearness Allowance (DA), House Rent Allowance (HRA), Transport Allowance, Medical Allowance, and LTC (Leave Travel Concession). 

Post NamePost ClassMatrixPay Scale
Additional Private Secretary (अपर निजी सचिव)IILevel 8Rs. 47600 to Rs. 151100/- 

Exam Date

To be Notified

Total Vacancies

To be Notified

Pricing Plan

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What is the eligibility criteria for UPPSC APS recruitment, and how can I apply?

The eligibility criteria typically include a Bachelor's degree in Law from a recognized university. Additionally, candidates must fulfill age requirements and other conditions specified in the official notification.

What is the selection process for UPPSC APS, and how are candidates evaluated? +

The selection process for UPPSC APS involves a written examination followed by an interview. The written exam comprises objective-type questions related to law, general knowledge, and language. Candidates who qualify the written exam are then invited for a personal interview. The final selection is based on the candidate's performance in both the written examination and the interview.

Are there any relaxations in the age limit or eligibility criteria for reserved categories in UPPSC APS recruitment? +

Yes, there is age relaxation and certain relaxations in eligibility criteria for candidates belonging to reserved categories as per government regulations. The extent of relaxation varies for different categories such as SC/ST/OBC and other specified categories.

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