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UKSSSC Patwari Lekhpal Recruitment - Notification, eligibility, Important Dates, Admit Card and more 2021


UKSSSC or Uttarakhand Subordinate Service Selection Commission periodically conducts its customary recruitment process for a multiplicity of esteemed posts, including, but not limited to, that of a Lekhpal and Patwari. An official notice has been released announcing vacancies for these posts.

UKSSSC Patwari Lekhpal Recruitment 2021 At A Glance

OrganizationUttarakhand Subordinate Service Selection Commission
Vacant PostsLekhpal and Patwari
Total Vacancies366 (Patwari) + 147 (Lekhpal)
Application ModeOnline
Selection ProcessWritten exam, PST and PFT, document verification, medical examination
Official Website

UKSSSC Patwari Lekhpal Recruitment 2021 Notification

UKSSSC has released the official notification for the recruitment exam of 2021 on 17 June 2021. You can view it here.

UKSSSC Patwari Lekhpal Exam Dates 2021

You can find all the important notifications here in the table below:

Notification Date17 June 2021
Online Application Starts from22 June 2021
Online Application Ends on5 August 2021
Last Date of Fee Payment7 August 2021
Admit CardTo be notified
Exam DateNovember 2021 (tentative)
Result DeclarationTo be notified

Eligibility Criteria for UKSSSC Patwari Lekhpal Posts

  • Educational Qualification:

You must have a Graduate degree in any field of study from a government-recognized University.

  • Age Limit (as of 1 July 2020):

Here is a list of the age limits you have to adhere to for applying for the vacant posts:

PostAge Limit
Patwari21 to 28 years
Lekhpal21 to 35 years
  • PST and PFT

The Physical Standard Test for Lekhpal and Patwari posts are the same, while the Physical Fitness Tests are different.


UKSSSC Patwari Running:

Male60 Minutes7 KM
Female35 Minutes3.5 KM

UKSSSC Lekhpal Running:

Male60 Minutes9 KM
Female35 Minutes4.5 KM

UKSSSC PST Lekhpal and Patwari:

GenderMinimum HeightMinimum ChestMinimum Weight
Male168 cm84cm (expanded) with minimum 5cm expansionNA
Female152 cmNA45 kgs

Note: Candidates from hilly areas will be given 5cm relaxation in chest and height.

UKSSSC Patwari Lekhpal Exam Application Fee

The application fees are the following:

CategoryApplication Fee
SC/ST/EWS/PwD (Uttarakhand)INR 150
OBC (Uttarakhand)INR 300
GeneralINR 300

Steps to Apply for UKSSSC Patwari Lekhpal Recruitment 2021

If you are planning to sit for the UKSSSC Patwari Lekhpal recruitment exam of 2021, here’s the application procedure you need to follow diligently:

  • Go to the Official Website and click on the Career/Recruitment Page.
  • Select the “New Registration” link.
  • Duly fill out the application form by providing sufficient information.
  • Upload requested photographs, scanned documents, and signature as asked.
  • Read through your filled application form carefully and click on the Submit option.
  • Pay the application fee and keep a copy of the receipt for future reference.

Admit Card

The admit cards for the UKSSSC Patwari Lekhpal exam 2021 are yet to be released by the officials. Keep checking the official website to get access to the admit cards.

List of Vacancies

Provided below is the list of vacancies for 2021. You are advised to keep checking the official website to get a thorough idea of the category-wise vacancies.


Here is an in-depth idea of the post-wise vacancies:


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Reservation List

The reservation list for UKSSSC Patwari Lekhpal exam 2021 entails reserving seats for the different categories of candidates appearing for the exam. UKSSSC Patwari Lekhpal exam 2021 follows the same reservation rules as mandated by the Government of India.

A category-wise break-down of seats has been released by UKSSSC Patwari Lekhpal. You can check it out in the official notification here.

UKSSSC Patwari Lekhpal Exam 2021 Selection Process

The UKSSSC Patwari Lekhpal Exam 2021 takes place in the following steps:

  • Written exam
  • PST and PFT
  • Document Verification
  • Medical Examination

UKSSSC Patwari Lekhpal Exam 2021 Pattern

There are 3 distinct sections in the exam:

  • General Hindi
  • General Knowledge
  • General Studies

The total time duration is 2 hours and the total marks is 100.

UKSSSC Patwari Lekhpal Exam 2021 Syllabus

General StudiesFigure Matrix Questions, Analogy, Mirror Images, Number Series, Grouping Identical Figures, Problems on Age Calculation, Coding-Decoding, Test of Direction Sense, Blood Relations, Non-Verbal Series, Venn diagram, Arguments, Alphabet Series, Simplification, Data interpretation, Interest, Percentages, Algebra, Time and Work, Number Series, Averages, Mensuration, Ratios, Profit and loss, Permutations and combinations.
General HindiAntonyms, Direct and Indirect Speech, Active and Passive voice, Sentence improvement, Theme detection, Vocabulary test, Spotting errors, Idioms and phrases, Double Synonyms, Synonyms, Reconstruction of sentences, Homonyms, Deriving conclusion from the passage, Choosing the correct/incorrect sentence, One word substitution, Comprehension, Rearrangement of a sentence in paragraph, Common errors, Sentence completion, Passage completion, Choosing the appropriate filler, Transformation, Passage correction, Spelling test.
General KnowledgeScientific Inventions and Discoveries, Geography, History, Indian Constitution, India and its neighboring countries, Budget and 5 Year Plans, Important Economic Schemes and News, Scientific Research, Culture, Economy, Current Affairs: National and International, Sports, Knowledge of Current Events, Countries and Capitals, General Politics

UKSSSC Patwari Lekhpal 2021 Result

The dates for the declaration of results of the UKSSSC Patwari Lekhpal exam 2021 is yet to be released by the officials. Keep checking the official website to know the result dates when they are uploaded.

UKSSSC Patwari Lekhpal Exam 2021 Cut offs

The cut off list for 2021 mentions the following category-specific qualifying marks:

CategoryMinimum Qualifying Percentage

UKSSSC Patwari Lekhpal Job Profile

Here’s what the UKSSSC Patwari posts entail:

  • Keeping track of land records in Uttarakhand's designated territory.
  • Keeping track of share-croppers and other land transfers.
  • Approving land transactions (purchase/sale) in a tehsil.

Here’s what the UKSSSC Lekhpal posts entail:

  • Maintaining the village revenue accounts and land records.
  • To be well-informed about the villagers, including mukhyas and village elites.
  • Reporting revisions related to mutations and partitions.

UKSSSC Patwari Lekhpal Salary Details

Here’s what the salary structure for UKSSSC Patwari and Lekhpal posts look like:

Pay ScaleINR 29, 200 to INR 92, 300
Grade PayINR 2,800

UKSSSC Patwari Lekhpal 2021 Exam Analysis

These are the key topics that were noticed frequenting the UKSSSC Patwari Lekhpal exam papers:

  • Knowledge of Hindi language
  • General Knowledge/Awareness on current National issues
  • Logical Reasoning
  • General Mental ability
  • Analytical ability
  • Decision Making and Problem Solving
  • Basic Numeracy and Data Interpretation
  • Comprehension

Here are a few pointers to note:

  • The paper will feature multiple-choice questions of 1 mark each.
  • There is a negative marking of 0.25 mark for every incorrect answer.
  • The total marks is 100.
  • The duration of the exam will be 2 hours.

The UKSSSC Patwari Lekhpal 2021 exam is not hard, but preparation is key. If you are familiar with current affairs, you are good to go!

UKSSSC Patwari Lekhpal Recruitment 2021 Preparation Tips

If you are aspiring to bag a UKSSSC Patwari or Lekhpal post, here are some tips to keep a note of:

  • Ensure you allot enough time for every subcategory of the question paper and pay special attention to those sections that fluster you more.
  • Regularly practice and know more about aptitude and reasoning questions, for they form an integral part of the paper.
  • Make sure you are all caught up in matters related to current affairs of Uttarakhand, India, and the world at large.

UKSSSC Patwari Lekhpal Exam Question Papers

Here are a few previous years question papers for the UKSSSC Patwari Lekhpal exam:

UKSSSC Patwari Lekhpal Recruitment Exam Books

General Studies:

A Modern Approach to Logical ReasoningRS Aggarwal
Logical ReasoningArihant
Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive ExaminationsR. S. Aggarwal
The Pearson Guide to Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive ExaminationDinesh Khattar
Mathematics for CDS ExaminationDr R. S. Aggarwal
Quantitative Aptitude Quantum CATSarvesh K. Verma
Wiley’s Quantitative Aptitude BookP. A. Anand
Teach Yourself Quantitative AptitudeArun Sharma
How To Prepare Logical Reasoning for CATArun Sharma
Logical Reasoning and Data Interpretation for CATNishit K Sinha
Logical and Analytical ReasoningAshok Gupta

General Knowledge:

General KnowledgeLucent
Quick General AwarenessDisha Publications
General Knowledge ManualPearson Publications
General StudiesDisha Experts
General KnowledgeArihant Publications
General Knowledge DigestPratiyogita Darpan
Objective General Knowledge Chapter wise MCQsArihant
General Knowledge and Current AffairsUpkar
Samanya GyanLucent

General Hindi:

General HindiArihant
General HindiLucent

UKSSSC Patwari Lekhpal 2021 Study Plan

Here's how you should plan your study hours to make the most out of them:

  • Your mind should be fresh while sitting down to study. There should be as few distractions as possible.
  • Divide your focus on your retention skills and your theoretical knowledge.
  • Make sure you have the previous years' papers and a few mock test centers around, to sit for practice tests.
  • Keep your eyes and ears open so that you are always up to date with current affairs. This is one of the best ways to learn. Watch news channels, read newspapers and magazines.
  • If reading too many books get exhausting, switch to alternative modes of learning that are more interesting: watch videos related to your study topics, find out movies and literary works pertaining to the core themes that will help you learn without sitting down and burying your head in a book.

Keep track of the UKSSSC Patwari Lekhpal exam 2021 by checking the official website regularly. It will help you inch closer to your dream employment at UKSSSC Patwari Lekhpal. Fill out the application form carefully and pay the fee in due time.

Prepare well and start early. Pay attention to details and make a note to be aware of your status quo. Go through the syllabi and exam patterns carefully to ace the UKSSSC Patwari Lekhpal 2021 exam with flying colors!