Maharashtra Public Service Commission (MPSC) takes various exams to select candidates for different jobs within government departments. For the year 2020, MPSC has extended the exams to September 20, 2020. The commission decides the eligibility criteria for the several exams conducted by it each year. However, the minimum and the maximum age group of the interested candidates should be 18 years and 35 years respectively for appearing the exam. This is the basic criteria to apply for the MPSC 2021 exam.
Maharashtra Subordinate Services Exam, Agriculture Services Examination, Group C Services Exam, etc. are the exams conducted each year by MPSC. Candidates planning to apply to these MPSC exams can apply online by visiting the official website, https://mpsc.gov.in/. MPSC State Service Exam is conducted once in a year to select the qualifying job seekers for Group A and B jobs that come under the Maharashtra administration.
|Exam Name||Maharashtra Public Services Commission exam|
|MPSC Official website||mpsc.gov.in/1035/Home|
|Conducting Body||Maharashtra Public Services Commission|
|Mode of Application||Online|
|Mode of Exam||Offline|
|MPSC Notification||December 2020|
|MPSC Exam 2021 Application Form Date||January 2021|
|Last date to submit the application form||January 2021|
|Last date to pay fee (online)||Will be updated soon|
|Last date to submit fee offline||Will be updated soon|
|Admit Card||Will be updated soon|
|MPSC Exam Date 2021 (Prelims Exam)||Will be updated soon|
|Prelims Result announced||Will be updated soon|
|Main Admit card||Will be updated soon|
|MPSC 2021 Exam Date (Main Exam)||Will be updated soon|
|Main exam result||Will be updated soon|
Only Indian Nationals can apply for these exams. To apply for MPSC State Service Exam 2021, candidates must be the citizen of India, residents of Maharashtra state can get some relaxation in eligibility criteria. The residents of Maharashtra living in the state for more than 10 years are eligible for reservation. Fluency in Marathi (spoken and written) is a vital eligibility criterion to apply to these exams.
The other details of the eligibility criteria are presented below.
The minimum and maximum MPSC age limit for the State Service Exam (for the year 2020) is mentioned below:
Note: While appearing for MPSC state exam, candidates need to have completed at least 18 years of age (on or before March 1 of the year in which candidates are giving MPSC Prelims exam). Some relaxations in age are granted to the candidates based on their category.
MPSC age relaxation limit for the candidates belonging to OBC, SC, ST, Persons with disabilities (PwD), ex-servicemen are discussed below:
|Category||Age relaxation (upper limit)|
|SC/ ST||5 years|
|PwD||Maximum age limit is 45 years|
Candidates meeting the below-mentioned educational eligibility criteria for MPSC exams are eligible to apply to these exams:
Candidates can apply unlimited times to these exams as there is no maximum limit on the number of attempts.
Since MPSC exams are taken for a wider range of posts and services, so each post has specific eligibility criteria (including educational qualification, physical fitness, etc.). Few posts need subject-specific expertise as per the rules set by the Maharashtra Public Service Commission.
While applying to several MPSC posts, candidates must meet physical fitness/measurements as eligibility requirements. While applying for the post of DSP, ACP, etc. below mentioned MPSC Physical Qualification is vital.
Minimum height for DSP post - 165 cm (for males)
For female candidates, it is 157 cm.
MPSC Recruitment 2021 Application Form can be submitted by candidates planning to apply for these exams. Candidates applying to these exams have to mention basic details like personal information, academic qualifications, contact details, etc. while applying.
Candidates applying for MPSC exams have to adhere to the fowling steps mentioned below:
Candidates can check the below-mentioned steps related to the online application process for MPSC Recruitment 2021.
The details related to application form fee are discussed below
|Category||MPSC Application Fees|
|General Category||INR 524|
|OBC/ SC/ST Category||INR 324|
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.