UPPSC BEO 2021: Exam Date, Notification, Recruitment, Vacancy, Syllabus, Admit Card, Books, Application Form, Eligibility

Apr 7, 2021


UPPSC BEO stands for Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission Block Education Officer. Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission recruits Block Educational Officers in the state through UPPSC BEO examination. These officers belong to the Group ‘C’ gazetted officers, whose primary responsibility is to look after the educational field of various schools, colleges, institutions of a particular block, where these officers are assigned. If you want to become BEO in Uttar Pradesh state then read below for more information about UPPSC BEO 2021.

Latest Updates:

  • February 2, 2021: The admit card for UPPSC BEO DV 2020 Exam is released. The exam is scheduled to be held from February 8 to February 10, 2021. All the candidates who have cleared the mains exam can attempt the UPPSC BEO DV Exam.


What is UPPSC BEO?

The full form of UPPSC BEO 2021 is Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission Block Education Officer. The UPPSC BEO 2021 Exam is one of the many state government exams that are held not necessarily every year but depending on vacancies. UPPSC BEO 2021 is Group ‘C’ gazetted officers who mainly have to deal with the education field of a state in a particular block, for instance- senior secondary schools, elementary schools, and similar educational institutions.

UPPSC BEO 2021 Notification

Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission releases an official notification for the Block Education Officer Exam. UPPSC BEO Notification contains all the important details about the exam like eligibility criteria, age limit, application form details and process, and the number of the vacant position for that particular year. The official notification is made available on the website of the conducting authority i.e. UPPSC. The UPPSC BEO 2021 Notification will be released on the official website. Candidates will be able to check all the details of the UPPSC BEO 2021 Exam from the notification.

To receive UPPSC BEO 2021 Notifications students can check the official site and click on the “All Notifications/ Advertisements” which is present on the top left corner of the main page. Another way of receiving UPPSC BEO 2021 notifications is through emails and text messages (SMS). Candidates will remain posted on the latest developments through the mentioned ways.

UPPSC BEO 2021 Recruitment

Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission conducts an entrance exam called UPPSC BEO 2021 Exam to recruit candidates as Block Educational Officers in the state of Uttar Pradesh. As mentioned above, the Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission published a notification for the UPPSC BEO 2021 Exam. It declared a total of 309 vacancies for previous year. Candidates wishing to work as BEOs in Uttar Pradesh will have to appear for the UPPSC BEO 2021 Exam. The exam will consist of two papers. The UPPSC BEO 2021 Recruitment will be done on the basis of marks obtained by candidates in the exam.

UPPSC BEO 2021 Exam Date

The following are the tentative dates for UPPSC BEO 2021, these dates will be updated with the release of the official notification.

Events Dates
Commencement of application window for UPPSC BEO 2021  To be announced
Last Date to Apply for the UPPSC BEO 2021 Exam
Admit card for UPPSC BEO 2021 will be available from: To be announced
Exam Date: UPPSC BEO Prelims 2021  To be announced
Exam Date: UPPSC BEO Mains 2021  To be announced
UPPSC BEO DV Exam Date To be announced
UPPSC BEO 2021 Results To be announced

Candidates who want to apply for UPPSC BEO 20-21 must keep checking the official website for online application which shall start later this year. 

UPPSC BEO 2021 Application Form

Candidates who wish to apply for UPPSC BEO 2021 must apply online in the official site of UPPSC. This is mandatory as only online applications are accepted. Applicants need to register themselves with their respective valid email id and contact number. All other required details like educational and personal details should be uplaoded by the applicant within the form. Another important note that should be kept in mind while applying is that applications will only be accepted if the respective fee is deposited to the prescribed bank.

Application Fee varies for candidates belonging to different categories. The fee structure is designed by the examination conducting authority. The following table displays all the information regarding the UPPSC BEO 2021 Application Fee.

Category Amount (INR)
Unreserved/ OBC/ Economically weaker section INR 100 Online processing fee - INR 25 Total = INR 125
ST/SC INR 40 Online processing fee - INR 25 Total =INR 65
Handicapped - Online processing fee - INR 25 Total = INR 25
Ex-Service Man INR 40 Online processing fee - INR 25 Total = INR 65

The candidates must complete their registration by giving their valid email address and mobile number through which they shall receive relevant information and instructions.

Aspirants who have successfully cleared the prelims will have to fill another application form as per the instructions of the commissions. For the application of the mains, there will different set of fees to be paid which is as follows-

Category Amount
Unreserved/ OBC/ Economically weaker section INR 160 Online processing fee- INR 25 Total= INR 185
ST/SC INR 70 Online processing fees- INR 25 Total= INR 95
Handicapped - Online Processing fee- INR 25 Total= INR 25
Ex-Service Man INR 70 Online Processing fee- INR 25 Total= INR 95

Candidates who appear for the main examination of UPPSC BEO 2021 will have the same roll number as they were allocated in the preliminary examination.

UPPSC BEO 2021 Syllabus

As this is a state level examination for government job, there are enornmous chances that the competition level for such entrance exams will be relatively high. Therefore, candidates are highly advised that they go through the examination syllabus, before preparing for the UPPSC BEO 2021. The UPPSC BEO 2021 Prelims syllabus and UPPSC BEO 2021 Mains syllabus are similar with the latter requiring more extensive coverage of the subjects that will be mentioned below.

The UPPSC BEO 2021 Prelims syllabus are as follows-

  • General Science
  • Indian History
  • Indian National Movement
  • Indian Polity
  • Indian Economy
  • Indian Culture
  • Indian Agriculture, Commerce & Trade
  • Population, Ecology & urbanization
  • World Geography
  • Geography of India
  • Indian Natural resources
  • National and International current events
  • Logic & Reasoning
  • Education, Traditions, Culture, Agriculture, Trade of Uttar Pradesh
  • Class 10 level mathematics.

The UPPSC BEO 2021 Mains consist of two papers, namely General studies and General Hindi, and the syllabus for UPPSC BEO 2021 Mains is as follows.

General Studies-

  • Indian History
  • Indian National Movement
  • Indian Culture
  • Indian Geography
  • Indian Polity
  • Indian Agriculture
  • Current Events of National relevance
  • India and the World
  • Indian Economy
  • International Affairs
  • Important Institutions
  • Development in the field of Science and Technology
  • Communication and Space
  • Development in Indian education
  • Knowledge of Uttar Pradesh Education, Traditions, Culture, Agriculture, Trade

UPPSC BEO 2021 Eligibility Criteria

In order to be eligible for the UPPSC BEO 2021 exam, a candidate must have a bachelor’s degree in education from an established and government recognized university. If the candidate does possess a B.Ed he or she is required to have an L.T (Licentiate in Teaching) diploma from the government training college or the government basic training college. Apart from the mentioned qualifications, a candidate will be given special preference if he or she has served a minimum of two years in the Territorial Army or has secured a ‘B’ certificate from N.C.C.

The age limit to qualify for UPPSC BEO 2021 is twenty-one years to forty years for the general candidates. The age limit for scheduled tribes and scheduled castes of Uttar Pradesh, other backward classes, exceptional sportsperson of classified games, state government employees of the Uttar Pradesh that shall include the teaching staff of Basic Shiksha Parishad of U.P and the teaching staff of the government-aided Madhyamik Vidyalayas of the U.P. shall be able to qualify till the age of forty-five as for them the upper age limit is five years more. The age limit for candidates who are physically challenged or PH candidates will be fifty-five years.

UPPSC Block Education Officer aspiring candidates must prepare for three rounds of the exam, namely the prelims (written) which is the first round if the candidate has successfully qualified this round he or she is qualified for the next round which is the mains(written) exam. After clearing the mains exam the candidate shall be qualified for the interview which is the last and the final round for UPPSC BEO 2021.

UPPSC BEO 2021 Prelims Eligibility

Candidates possessing the UPPSC BEO 2021 admit card who are between the age of 21 to 40 are eligible to sit for the UPPSC BEO 2021 prelims.

UPPSC BEO 2021 Mains Eligibility

Candidates who have cleared the UPPSC BEO 2021 Prelims are eligible for UPPSC BEO 2021 Mains.

UPPSC BEO 2021 Interview Eligibility

Candidates who have cleared the UPPSC BEO 2021 Mains shall be eligible for the final and the last round which is the UPPSC BEO 2021 Interview.

UPPSC BEO 2021 Vacancies

As of 2021, UPPSC BEO 2021 has 309 vacancies. The pay scale for UPPSC BEO 2021 is INR 9,300 - INR 34,800 with grade pay of INR 4,800.

UPPSC BEO 2021 Admit card

UPPSC BEO 2021 exam Admit card 2021 has not been released yet. A thorough check must be kept on the official website of UPPSC for the link to the UPPSC BEO 2021 e-admit card. Candidates must also keep all the necessary information and all personal details shared during registration handy.

Candidates will be updated about the respective venue, time, and date of examination through their e-admit cards.

Steps to download UPPSC BEO 2021 Admit Card

  • Visit the official website.
  • The home page of Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission will be generated on the screen.
  • On the home page, check for Important Alerts.
  • Check on the UPPSC BEO 2021 Admit Card link.
  • Click on the Download Admit Card link.
  • Enter all the login credentials like Registration Number, Date Of Birth, Gender.
  • After that enter the enter verification code.
  • Then click on Download Admit Card.
  • Take a print of UPPSC BEO 2021 Admit Card hard copy for future reference.

UPPSC BEO 2021 Exam Pattern

The UPPSC BEO 2021 Prelims consist of General studies which shall be a single paper consisting of 300 marks. This paper will have 120 multiple-choice questions (MCQ) questions carrying 2.5 marks each which must be completed within 2 hours. Each of these questions will have a negative marking of 0.33 as a result of the wrong or incorrect answer.

The UPPSC BEO 2021 Mains will consist of two papers namely General Studies and General Hindi comprising 200 marks with a time duration of 3 hours each. The General Studies paper shall hold three sections; Section A with ten questions of 100 marks, Section B with ten questions of 60 marks, and Section C with twenty questions of 40 marks. The General Hindi paper shall hold two sections; Section A and Section B of 100 marks each.

UPPSC BEO 2021 Result

The UPPSC BEO 2021 exam results shall be declared after the commencement of the exams which can be checked by visiting the official website. The result for UPPSC BEO 2021 Prelims and UPPSC BEO 2021 shall be separately declared.

UPPSC BEO 2021 Cutoff

The cut-off for the general category is 40% and 35% for the ST/SC/OBC for both the prelim exam and the main exam. Candidates shall not be qualified for UPPSC BEO 2021 if they secure less than the cut-off.

UPPSC BEO 2021 Reference Books

There are many UPPSC BEO 2021 books available on the market whether it be online or offline. Candidates can purchase books like UPPSC BEO 2021 Khand Shiksha Adhikari Practice Sets book, UPPSC BEO 2021 Study Material book, UPPSC BEO 2021 Preliminary examination guide, and the like from Flipkart, Amazon, etc.

Candidates can also access UPPSC BEO 2021 Previous year question papers online through various sites and offline by purchasing various UPPSC BEO 2021 study materials. Some of the online sites where candidates can download previous year question papers and view them are examstocks.com, recruitexam.com, praveshresult.com, freshersnow.com, etc.

UPPSC BEO 2021 Contact Details

Candidates who may face difficulty or have any queries while paying fees during application can contact the SBI helpline number for candidates: 0522-2231304 or 0522-4132702/703. Candidate can also mail their concern or query to [email protected]

In case of any other queries or concerns, candidates can call - 0532 - 2407547 (General query) and 91 - 8765973668 (Online query) or mail it to [email protected]

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