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Exam Highlights
  • Exam Name
    UPPSC Assistant Professor Exam
  • Official Website
    https://uppsc.up.nic.in/
Eligibilty Criteria

The educational qualifications regarding the UPPSC Assistant Professor that all candidates need to meet are mentioned below:

Post Eligibility Criteria Educational Qualification
Medical Education Department (Allopathy) Post Graduation
  • M.D. / M.S Degree in relevant trade.
  • Three-Year Experience
Assistant Professor (Higher Education) Post Graduation
  • Master Degree with 55% marks or an equivalent grade.
  • Candidates must have qualified UGC/CSIR NET exam or have been obtained a Ph.D Degree
Assistant Professor (Allopathy) Post Graduation
  • M.D./MS/PG Degree/M.Ch in relevant departments
  • The candidates must have prior teaching experience/ a senior resident/ special training in the required field.

UPPSC Assistant Professor Age Criteria

Post Age Limit
Medical Education Department (Allopathy) 26-40 Years
Assistant Professor (Higher Education) 21-40 Years
Assistant Professor (Allopathy) 26-40 Years

The candidates will get a certain age relaxation as per Government rules.

Exam Pattern

Candidates can refer to the UPPSC Assistant Professor Exam Pattern that is given below:

Particulars UPPSC Assistant Professor Exam Paper 1 UPPSC Assistant Professor Exam Paper 2
Mode of Exam Online Online
Number of Sections 1 1
Name of Sections Subject specific General Studies
Maximum number of questions 70 30
Type of Questions Objective-based Objective-based
Maximum number of marks 112.5 37.5
Negative Marking No No
Language of Paper English/Hindi English/Hindi
Syllabus

The papers are segmented into two parts. Paper-1 is subject-specific and Paper-2 is General Knowledge. Paper 1 syllabus is the same as the UGC NET paper 2 syllabus.

UPPSC Assistant Professor Syllabus for Paper 1

The subject-wise syllabus related to UPPSC Assistant Professor can be checked below

Subject Topics
Economics
  • Micro Economics
  • Macro Economics
  • Statistics and Econometrics
  • Mathematical Economics
  • International Economics
  • Public Economics
  • Money and Banking
  • Growth and Development Economics
  • Environmental Economics and Demography
  • Indian Economy
Zoology
  • Non Chordates
  • Animal Ecology, Taxonomy and Evolution
  • Entomology
  • Fisheries
  • Animal Development and Morphogenesis
  • Cell Physiology and Biochemistry
  • Mammalian Physiology
  • Cytogenetics and Biostatistics
Botany
  • Cell and Molecular Biology of Plants
  • Cytology, Genetics and Cytogenetics
  • Biology and Biodiversity of Viruses, Bacteria, Fungi, Nematodes and Lower Plants
  • Taxonomy and Biodiversity of Seed Plants
  • Fossil families
  • Plant Ecology
  • Plant Resource Utilization
  • Biotechnology of Plants and Microbes
Chemistry
  • Atomic Structure
  • Inorganic Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Physical Chemistry
  • Thermodynamics
  • Spectroscopy
  • Electrochemistry
Commerce
  • Business Economics
  • Business Environment
  • Organizational Behaviour and Theory
  • Business Statistics
  • Accounting for Managerial Decisions
  • Strategic Management
  • Business Management
  • Entrepreneurship and Small Business
Education
  • Philosophy and Sociology of Education
  • Educational Psychology
  • Methodology of Educational Research, Measurement and Statistics
  • Educational Technology
  • Guidance and Counselling
  • History and Problems of Education
  • Distance Education
  • Teacher Education and Teaching Behaviour
  • School Management and Supervision
  • Special Education
  • Environmental Education
  • Women’s Education
  • Comparative Education
English
  • Poetry
  • Drama
  • Novel
  • Prose
  • Literary Criticism
Urdu
  • Poetry
  • Different Movements
  • Language and its importance
  • Literary Contributions
  • Prose
Sociology
  • Social Process
  • Basic Social concepts
  • Classical Theories
  • Contemporary Theories
  • Research Methodology
  • Social change
  • Indian society
  • Contemporary issues and problems
  • Rural society in India
Hindi
  • Drama
  • Novels
  • Grammar and importance of language
  • Vedik Literature
  • Knowledge of Upanishads
Psychology
  • Theoretical Approaches to Psychology
  • Psychological Assessment and Testing
  • Cognitive Neuropsychology
  • Research Method, experimental design and statistics
  • Life Span Development
  • Organisation Psychology
  • Health Psychology
  • Clinical Psychology
Philosophy
  • Upnishads
  • Charvaka
  • Jainism
  • Budhhism
  • Samkhya
  • Yoga
  • Nyaya
  • Vaiseika
  • Purva Mimansa
  • Vedanta
  • Indian and Western Ethics
  • Western Philosophy
  • Logic
  • Philosophy of Religion
  • Socio-political philosophy
Mathematics
  • Modern Algebra
  • Vector Space
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Topology
  • Advanced analysis
  • Functional Analysis
  • Integration and differentiation
  • Numerical analysis
  • Mechanics
  • Tensor Differential Manifold
  • Differential Geometry

UPPSC Assistant Professor Syllabus for Paper 2

The syllabus of Paper-2 UPPSC Assistant Professor is General Studies. A total of 30 questions will be asked from this section in the examination. The sections included in General studies consist of History, Geography, General Science, Polity, U.P G.K, Current affairs, and more.

Subject Topics
English Language
  • Shuffling of Sentence parts
  • Comprehension Passage
  • Spot the Error
  • Cloze Passage
  • Fill in the Blanks
  • Shuffling of Sentences in a passage
  • Improvement of Sentences
  • Synonyms/Homonyms
  • Conversions
  • Sentence Rearrangement
  • Grammar
  • Spellings/Detecting Mis-spelt words
  • Antonyms and its correct usage
  • Common Error
  • Active/Passive Voice of Verbs
  • Antonyms
  • Vocabulary
  • Idioms & Phrases
  • One-word substitution
General Knowledge
  • Geography
  • Current Affairs
  • Famous Books & Authors
  • Famous Days & Dates
  • Artists
  • Sports
  • Indian Politics
  • Environmental Issues
  • Biology.
  • Countries and Capitals.
  • Famous Places in India
  • Tourism
  • Inventions and Discoveries
  • Indian Parliament
  • Rivers, Lakes and Seas
  • Heritage
  • Indian Economy
  • Civics
  • General Science
  • Literature
  • Indian History
Reasoning Verbal Reasoning

  • Sitting arrangement
  • Sequential output tracing
  • Direction sense test
  • Puzzle test
  • Machine input
  • Logical Venn diagram
  • Alphabet test
  • Alpha-numerical sequence puzzle
  • Mathematical operations
  • Inequalities
  • Decision making
  • Syllogism
  • Number series
  • Analogy
  • Classifications
  • Blood relations
  • Coding-decoding
  • Numbers, ranking & time sequence test
  • Logical sequence test
  • Arithmetical operations
  • Inserting the missing characters
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Eligibility test
  • Assertion and reason
  • Situation reaction test
  • Verification of truth of the statement

Non-verbal Reasoning

  • Paper cutting
  • Rule detection
  • Grouping of identical figures
  • Cubes and dice
  • Completion of incomplete pattern
  • Water-image
  • Spotting out the embedded figures
  • Figure matrix
  • Paper folding
  • Dot situation
  • Series
  • Analogy
  • Classification
  • Analytical reasoning
  • Mirror-image
  • Construction of squares and triangles

Logical Reasoning

  • Statements and course of action
  • Statements and assumption
  • Calendars
  • Clocks
  • Deriving conclusion from passages
  • Theme detection
  • Sequence and series
  • Puzzles
  • Seating arrangement
  • Cause and effect reasoning
  • Statements and argument
  • Drawing inference
  • Statement and Conclusion
  • Odd figures or Odd man out
General Aptitude
  • Calendar
  • Chain Rule
  • Clock
  • Age
  • Percentage
  • Permutations and
  • Combinations
  • Pipes and Cistern
  • Probability
  • Profit and Loss
  • Area
  • Average
  • Banker’s Discount
  • Boats and Streams
  • Decimal Fractions
  • H.C.F. and L.C.M.
  • Height and Distance
  • Time and Distance
  • Time and Work
  • Logarithm
  • Mixture and Alligation
  • Numbers
  • Partnerships
  • Races and Games
  • Series – Odd Man Out
  • Series – Find Missing Number
  • Simple Interest
  • Compound Interest
  • Simplification
  • Square Root and Cube Root
  • Stocks and Shares
  • Surds and Indices
  • Trains
Miscellaneous Topics
  • General Science.
  • Current Events of National and International importance.
  • History of India (Including Indian National Movement).
  • Indian Polity and Economy.
  • Geography India and world
  • Mental ability and Statistical data analysis.

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