HPSC Recruitment 2021: Haryana Public Service Commission has released the recruitment notification for the administrative departments of Haryana in high-level posts. The Candidates applying for the examination should ensure that they fulfill all eligibility conditions for admission to the examination. Their admission to all the stages of the examination will be purely provisional subject to satisfying the prescribed eligibility conditions. Mere issue of e-Admit Card to the candidate will not imply that his/her candidature has been finally cleared by the Commission. The Commission takes up verification of eligibility conditions with reference to original documents only after the candidate has qualified for Main Written Examination / Interview / Personality Test.
HPSC 2021: Important Dates
|Date of publication||26.02.2021|
|Opening date for submission of online applications||03.03.2021|
|Closing date for submission of online applications||02.04.2021|
HPSC Recruitment 2021: Eligibility Criteria
Candidates must possess the given educational qualifications and age limit to apply for the HPSC HCS examination.
HPSC Recruitment 2021: Educational Qualifications
Candidates must possess a bachelor’s degree in arts/commerce or science from a recognized university.
HPSC Recruitment 2021: Age limit
Should not be less than 21 years and not more than 42 years.
|Category||Age relaxation in Upper Age Limit||Highest Age allowed|
|Backward Class A and B of Haryana only||5 years||47 years|
|SC/ST Category||5 years||47 years|
|Unmarried Females candidates (including divorced and separated females)||3 years||45 years|
|PH and PwD of Haryana||10 years||50 years|
|PH and PwD (belonging to SC/ST)||15 years||55 years|
HPSC Recruitment 2021: Application fee
Candidates are required to pay the given application fee to apply for HPSC recruitment.
2. For Male General Category candidates and all reserved categories of other states
|3. For all Females candidates of General category of Haryana only4. For Female candidates of General category and all reserved categories of other States||Rs 250/-|
|5. For Male & Female candidates of SC/ BC-A/ BC -B/ ESM categories of Haryana only.||Rs 250/-|
|6. For all PwD i.e. Persons with Disabilities category candidates (with at least 40% disability) of Haryana only||NIL|
HPSC Recruitment 2021: Selection process
The selection process for Haryana includes 3 stages as given below:
- Preliminary examination- 200 marks
- Mains examination- 600 marks
- Personality Test/Viva Voce- 75 marks
HPSC Recruitment 2021: Preliminary examination
- The preliminary examination for shortlisting of category wise candidates is held in offline mode. The subjects in the Preliminary exam will be general studies and CSAT. The HPSC question paper will be bilingual. There would be negative marking for each wrong answer, one-fourth marks are deducted. It will comprise a total of 200 marks.
- Candidates twelve times the number of vacancies are qualified for the mains exam.
HPSC Mains examination
The mains examination consists of 600 marks and candidates qualifying in mains will be called for the personality test.
|Subject Name||Marks Allotted||Time allotted|
|English and English Essay||100 marks||3 Hours|
|Hindi Including Hindi Essay in Devnagri Script||100 marks||3 Hours|
|General Studies||100 marks||3 Hours|
|Optional Subject 1||150 marks||3 hours|
|Optional Subject 2||150 marks||3 hours|
|Total = 600 Marks|