UPPSC BEO (Block Education Officer)

About UPPSC BEO Exam

  • Exam Dates
  • Exam Pattern
  • Eligibility
  • Salary Info
  • Syllabus
  • Vacancies
  • Application Fee

UPPSC BEO Recruitment  2020 –  Important Dates 

 

Activity Important Dates
Start Date of Online Application 13th December  2019
End Date of Online Application 10th January 2020
Download of Call letter for Online Exam 12th March 2020
Online Examination Date 22nd March 2020 (postponed due to COVID-19)
  • The online application was started on 13th December 2019 and was concluded on 10th January 2020.
  • The prelims exam scheduled to be held on 22nd March 2020 has been postponed due to COVID-19, till further notice.

 

 

UPPSC BEO Selection procedure & Exam Pattern

 

UPPSC BEO Selection Procedure

There are 2 phases in the UPPSC BEO selection procedure. They are:

  1. Preliminary Examination
  2. Main Examination

 

UPPSC BEO Prelims Exam Pattern 2019

  • The exam consists of a single section on general studies
  • The candidates need to clear the cut off to appear for the mains examination

Total Questions: 120

Total Time: 2 Hours

Maximum marks: 300

Subject No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
General Studies 120 300 2 Hours

UPPSC BEO Mains Exam Pattern 2019

  • the mains exam will be consisting of  two sections: 1) General studies and 2) General Hindi
  • The combined scores of both sections will be taken into account for final selection

The below table gives complete details about the UPSC BEO Mains Exam Pattern.

 

Subject No. of Ques. Marks Total Time
General Studies 120 200 3 Hours
General Hindi 40 100 3 Hours
Essay 100
Total 160 Ques. 400 Marks

 

UPPSC BEO Eligibility Criteria

 

Age Limit (As on 1st July 2019)

  • Maximum Age: 21 Years
  • Minimum Age: 40 Years

 

Upper Age Limit Relaxation

    • Upper age limit will  be 45 years for SC,ST, OBC candidates of Uttar Pradesh
    • 5 years of relaxation will be granted to State Govt. employees of U.P. including the teachers/Staff of Basic Shiksha Parishad of U.P. and teachers/Staff of the Govt. Aided Madhyamik Vidyalayas of U.P
    • Emergency Commissioned/Short Service Commissioned Officers who have not been released from Army but whose period of Army service has been extended for rehabilitation, may also apply for this examination on the following conditions
    • For the Ex-Army Personnels of U.P. Age relaxation and reservation shall be given according to the Rule for Group-C posts.

Note: Candidates from SC, ST, OBC, EWS, Dependents of Freedom Fighters, P.H. and Ex-serviceman candidates who are not the permanent resident of U.P. shall not be given the benefit of reservation/age relaxation. Such candidates shall be treated as the candidates of the General Category.

 

Education Qualifications

  • A Bachelors degree in Education from a University established by law in India or qualification recognised by the Government or equivalent thereto.
  • In case Bachelors degree is not in Education, the L.T. diploma of the Government Training College or the Government Basic Training College awarded by the Registrar, Departmental Examinations, Uttar Pradesh.
  • Equal preference shall be given to those candidates who possess L.T. Diploma in Basic Education from Government Basic Training College or who hold a degree or diploma or certificate of any special course of training in Basic Education from any University or Board established by law in India or from the Education Department of any other State Government.

 

Marital Status

Candidates with the below marital status are not eligible to apply for UPPSC BEO exam, unless the Hon’ble. Governor has granted an exemption:

  • Male candidates with more than one wife
  • Female candidates who have married an already married person

 

UPPSC BEO Salary

 

UPPSC BEO details

  • Group ‘C’ Gazetted post
  • Grade pay of Rs 4800
  • Payscale Rs 9300 – Rs 34,800

 

UPPSC BEO Salary Structure

UP BEO Salary Detail BEO Salary (अ City) BEO Salary (ब City) BEO Salary (स City)
Pay Scale 9,300-34,800 9,300-34,800 9,300-34,800
Grade pay 4800 4800 4800
Basic Salary 47600 47600 47600
DA (17% on basic) 8092 8092 8092
HRA 5620 2810 1870
Total Gross Salary (Approx) 61312 58502 57562

Note: Uttar Pradesh Block Education Officer (BEO) salary varies from place to place in the state because HRA & TA is different in each city.

 

Types of cities (अ ब स):

Type of City Population of City
Above 5 Lakhs
50,000 to 5 Lakhs
Below 50,000

UPPSC BEO Syllabus

UPPSC BEO Syllabus – Prelims

  • General Science
  • History of India
  • Indian National Movement
  • Indian Polity, Economy & Culture
  • Indian Agriculture, Commerce & Trade
  • Population, Ecology & urbanization (In India context)
  • World Geography & Indian Geography & Natural Resources of India
  • Current National and International Important Events
  • General Intellgentia including Logic & Reasoning
  • Specific Knowledge regarding Education, Culture, Agriculture, Industry Trade, Living & Social Traditions of Uttar Pradesh
  • Elementary Mathematics up to Class 10th level:-Arithmetic, Algebra and Geometry.

UPPSC BEO Syllabus – Mains

Subjects Topics
General Studies
  • Geography of India
  • History of India
  • Indian Polity
  • Indian Agriculture
  • Indian Economy
  • Indian National Movement and Indian Culture
  • Current National Issues and topics of Social relevance, India and the World
  • A recent development in education (Indian context)
  • Development in the field of Science and Technology, Communication and Space
  • International Affairs and Institutions
  • Specific knowledge regarding Culture, Agriculture, Industry Trade, Living & Social Traditions of Uttar Pradesh
General Hindi
  • अपठित गद्यांश का संक्षेपण, उससे सम्बन्धित प्रश्न, रेखांकित अंशों की व्याख्या एवं उसका उपयुक्त शीर्षक।
  • शासकीय एवं अर्द्धशासकीय पत्र, कार्यालय आदेश/ज्ञाप, अधिसूचना, प्रेस विज्ञप्ति और परिपत्र सम्बन्धी पत्रलेखन/आलेखन।
  • वाक्यों का हिन्दी से अंग्रेजी एवं अंग्रेजी से हिन्दी में अनुवाद।
  • अनेकार्थी शब्द, विलोम शब्द, पर्यायवाची शब्द, तत्सम एवं तद्भव, क्षेत्रीय, विदेशी (शब्द भण्डार), वर्तनी, अर्थबोध, शब्द-रूप, संधि, समास, क्रियायें, हिन्दी वर्णमाला, विराम चिन्ह, शब्द रचना, वाक्य रचना, अर्थ, मुहावरे एवं लोकोक्तियाँ, उ0प्र0 की मुख्य बोलियाँ तथा हिन्दी भाषा के प्रयोग में होने वाली अशुद्धियाँ।
Essay

इसके अन्तर्गत दो उपखण्ड होंगें। प्रत्येक उपखण्ड से एक-एक निबन्ध (कुल मिलाकर दो निबन्ध) लिखने होंगें। प्रत्येक निबन्ध की विस्तार सीमा 700 शब्द होगी। निबन्ध हेतु निम्नवत् क्षेत्र होंगेंः-

(A)

  • साहित्य, संस्कृति
  • राष्ट्रीय विकास योजनायें/क्रियान्वयन
  • राष्ट्रीय, अन्तर्राष्ट्रीय, सामयिक सामाजिक समस्यायें/निदान

(B)

  1. विज्ञान, पर्यावरण
  2. प्राकृतिक आपदायें एवं उनके निवारण
  3. कृषि, उद्योग एवं व्यापार

 

 

UPPSC BEO Vacancies 2019-20

 

There are a total of 309 UPPSC BEO (Block Education Officer) vacancies released by UPPSC.

UPPSC BEO 2020 – Application Fees

 

The category wise UPPSC BEO Application fee is in the below table:

Category Application Fee
General/ OBC-CL/ Special Backward class candidates Rs.125/-
OBC-NCL/ Special Backward class candidates Rs.65/-
SC/ST candidates Rs.25/-

About UPPSC BEO Exam

UPPSC BEO Recruitment  2020 –  Important Dates 

 

Activity Important Dates
Start Date of Online Application 13th December  2019
End Date of Online Application 10th January 2020
Download of Call letter for Online Exam 12th March 2020
Online Examination Date 22nd March 2020 (postponed due to COVID-19)
  • The online application was started on 13th December 2019 and was concluded on 10th January 2020.
  • The prelims exam scheduled to be held on 22nd March 2020 has been postponed due to COVID-19, till further notice.

 

 

UPPSC BEO Selection procedure & Exam Pattern

 

UPPSC BEO Selection Procedure

There are 2 phases in the UPPSC BEO selection procedure. They are:

  1. Preliminary Examination
  2. Main Examination

 

UPPSC BEO Prelims Exam Pattern 2019

  • The exam consists of a single section on general studies
  • The candidates need to clear the cut off to appear for the mains examination

Total Questions: 120

Total Time: 2 Hours

Maximum marks: 300

Subject No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
General Studies 120 300 2 Hours

UPPSC BEO Mains Exam Pattern 2019

  • the mains exam will be consisting of  two sections: 1) General studies and 2) General Hindi
  • The combined scores of both sections will be taken into account for final selection

The below table gives complete details about the UPSC BEO Mains Exam Pattern.

 

Subject No. of Ques. Marks Total Time
General Studies 120 200 3 Hours
General Hindi 40 100 3 Hours
Essay 100
Total 160 Ques. 400 Marks

 

UPPSC BEO Eligibility Criteria

 

Age Limit (As on 1st July 2019)

  • Maximum Age: 21 Years
  • Minimum Age: 40 Years

 

Upper Age Limit Relaxation

    • Upper age limit will  be 45 years for SC,ST, OBC candidates of Uttar Pradesh
    • 5 years of relaxation will be granted to State Govt. employees of U.P. including the teachers/Staff of Basic Shiksha Parishad of U.P. and teachers/Staff of the Govt. Aided Madhyamik Vidyalayas of U.P
    • Emergency Commissioned/Short Service Commissioned Officers who have not been released from Army but whose period of Army service has been extended for rehabilitation, may also apply for this examination on the following conditions
    • For the Ex-Army Personnels of U.P. Age relaxation and reservation shall be given according to the Rule for Group-C posts.

Note: Candidates from SC, ST, OBC, EWS, Dependents of Freedom Fighters, P.H. and Ex-serviceman candidates who are not the permanent resident of U.P. shall not be given the benefit of reservation/age relaxation. Such candidates shall be treated as the candidates of the General Category.

 

Education Qualifications

  • A Bachelors degree in Education from a University established by law in India or qualification recognised by the Government or equivalent thereto.
  • In case Bachelors degree is not in Education, the L.T. diploma of the Government Training College or the Government Basic Training College awarded by the Registrar, Departmental Examinations, Uttar Pradesh.
  • Equal preference shall be given to those candidates who possess L.T. Diploma in Basic Education from Government Basic Training College or who hold a degree or diploma or certificate of any special course of training in Basic Education from any University or Board established by law in India or from the Education Department of any other State Government.

 

Marital Status

Candidates with the below marital status are not eligible to apply for UPPSC BEO exam, unless the Hon’ble. Governor has granted an exemption:

  • Male candidates with more than one wife
  • Female candidates who have married an already married person

 

UPPSC BEO Salary

 

UPPSC BEO details

  • Group ‘C’ Gazetted post
  • Grade pay of Rs 4800
  • Payscale Rs 9300 – Rs 34,800

 

UPPSC BEO Salary Structure

UP BEO Salary Detail BEO Salary (अ City) BEO Salary (ब City) BEO Salary (स City)
Pay Scale 9,300-34,800 9,300-34,800 9,300-34,800
Grade pay 4800 4800 4800
Basic Salary 47600 47600 47600
DA (17% on basic) 8092 8092 8092
HRA 5620 2810 1870
Total Gross Salary (Approx) 61312 58502 57562

Note: Uttar Pradesh Block Education Officer (BEO) salary varies from place to place in the state because HRA & TA is different in each city.

 

Types of cities (अ ब स):

Type of City Population of City
Above 5 Lakhs
50,000 to 5 Lakhs
Below 50,000

UPPSC BEO Syllabus

UPPSC BEO Syllabus – Prelims

  • General Science
  • History of India
  • Indian National Movement
  • Indian Polity, Economy & Culture
  • Indian Agriculture, Commerce & Trade
  • Population, Ecology & urbanization (In India context)
  • World Geography & Indian Geography & Natural Resources of India
  • Current National and International Important Events
  • General Intellgentia including Logic & Reasoning
  • Specific Knowledge regarding Education, Culture, Agriculture, Industry Trade, Living & Social Traditions of Uttar Pradesh
  • Elementary Mathematics up to Class 10th level:-Arithmetic, Algebra and Geometry.

UPPSC BEO Syllabus – Mains

Subjects Topics
General Studies
  • Geography of India
  • History of India
  • Indian Polity
  • Indian Agriculture
  • Indian Economy
  • Indian National Movement and Indian Culture
  • Current National Issues and topics of Social relevance, India and the World
  • A recent development in education (Indian context)
  • Development in the field of Science and Technology, Communication and Space
  • International Affairs and Institutions
  • Specific knowledge regarding Culture, Agriculture, Industry Trade, Living & Social Traditions of Uttar Pradesh
General Hindi
  • अपठित गद्यांश का संक्षेपण, उससे सम्बन्धित प्रश्न, रेखांकित अंशों की व्याख्या एवं उसका उपयुक्त शीर्षक।
  • शासकीय एवं अर्द्धशासकीय पत्र, कार्यालय आदेश/ज्ञाप, अधिसूचना, प्रेस विज्ञप्ति और परिपत्र सम्बन्धी पत्रलेखन/आलेखन।
  • वाक्यों का हिन्दी से अंग्रेजी एवं अंग्रेजी से हिन्दी में अनुवाद।
  • अनेकार्थी शब्द, विलोम शब्द, पर्यायवाची शब्द, तत्सम एवं तद्भव, क्षेत्रीय, विदेशी (शब्द भण्डार), वर्तनी, अर्थबोध, शब्द-रूप, संधि, समास, क्रियायें, हिन्दी वर्णमाला, विराम चिन्ह, शब्द रचना, वाक्य रचना, अर्थ, मुहावरे एवं लोकोक्तियाँ, उ0प्र0 की मुख्य बोलियाँ तथा हिन्दी भाषा के प्रयोग में होने वाली अशुद्धियाँ।
Essay

इसके अन्तर्गत दो उपखण्ड होंगें। प्रत्येक उपखण्ड से एक-एक निबन्ध (कुल मिलाकर दो निबन्ध) लिखने होंगें। प्रत्येक निबन्ध की विस्तार सीमा 700 शब्द होगी। निबन्ध हेतु निम्नवत् क्षेत्र होंगेंः-

(A)

  • साहित्य, संस्कृति
  • राष्ट्रीय विकास योजनायें/क्रियान्वयन
  • राष्ट्रीय, अन्तर्राष्ट्रीय, सामयिक सामाजिक समस्यायें/निदान

(B)

  1. विज्ञान, पर्यावरण
  2. प्राकृतिक आपदायें एवं उनके निवारण
  3. कृषि, उद्योग एवं व्यापार

 

 

UPPSC BEO Vacancies 2019-20

 

There are a total of 309 UPPSC BEO (Block Education Officer) vacancies released by UPPSC.

UPPSC BEO 2020 – Application Fees

 

The category wise UPPSC BEO Application fee is in the below table:

Category Application Fee
General/ OBC-CL/ Special Backward class candidates Rs.125/-
OBC-NCL/ Special Backward class candidates Rs.65/-
SC/ST candidates Rs.25/-

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