UPSSSC Junior Assistant

Junior Assistant examination is conducted by the U.P. Subordinate Services Selection Commission. The Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Services Selection Commission (UPSSSC) is the state organization authorized to conduct the various examinations for appointments to various posts. The UPSSSC conducts various examinations within the state of Uttar Pradesh. Interested and Eligible candidates can apply online for the post through the official website

Eligibility Criteria for UPSSSC Junior Assistant:

Education Qualification: 

  • Passed 10+2 Intermediate exam in any recognized board in India.
  • English Typing Speed – 30 words per minute.
  • Hindi Typing Speed – 25 words per minute.
  • Candidates must have a CCC certificate from DOEACC OR any equivalent Certificate from any institute recognized by the Government.

Age Limit:

Maximum:18 years

Minimum:40 years

Age Relaxation: Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Services Selection Commission provides age relaxation to the following category candidates.

  • PH Candidates are provided a relaxation of 15 years in the maximum age limit as per the latest existing Government Order dated 03 February 2008.
  • Ex-servicemen are provided an age relaxation of 03 years in the maximum age limit.
  • Skilled players are provided an age relaxation of 05 years in the maximum age limit.
  • Uttar Pradesh’s Candidates(OBC, SC, ST) and other candidates are provided an age relaxation according to Uttar Pradesh reservations rule.

Selection Process for Junior Assistant:

UPSSSC conducts the Junior Assistant Exam in the following 2 stages.

  • Written Examination
  •  Hindi & English Typing Test 

(I) Written Examination for Junior Assistant:

Exam Pattern:

  • The written test will be multiple choice objective type.
  • The time duration for the written test will be 01 Hours & 30 Minutes (90 minutes).
  • There will be a Negative Marking of 1/4 Marks.
  • There will also be a typing test of qualifying nature after the written test.
  • There will be No Interview for this post.


No. of Questions


Total Time

Hindi Knowledge and Writing Ability



90 Minutes

General Intelligence Test



General Knowledge







(II) Marks Based on Educational Qualification: 35 Marks (Max)

  • Marks for Passing 12th in 1st Division: 20 Marks (Max)
  • Marks for Passing Graduation in 1st Division: 10 Marks (Max)
  • Marks to Skilled Players: 05 Marks (Max)

(III) Hindi & English Typing Test: Qualifying Nature

Typing Test Language

Font Name

Minimum Typing Speed

Hindi Typing Test

Mangal / Kruti Dev

25 Word/Minute

English Typing Test


30 Word/Minute

Syllabus for Upsssc Junior Assistant:

Junior Assistant UPSSSC Syllabus – General Knowledge

  • Indian History
  • Indian Polity
  • Environment
  • Indian National Movement
  • Indian Constitution
  • Globalization
  • Indian Culture & Heritage
  • Natural Resources
  • Indian Agriculture, Trade & Commerce
  • Population Density
  • Current Events – National & International
  • Geography – World, India
  • UP – Education, Culture, Agriculture, Trade, Commerce, Social Issues, etc.

UPSSSC Junior Assistant Syllabus – General Intelligence

Verbal Reasoning:

  •  Analogy Test,
  • Classification, Alphabets, Coding-Decoding,
  • Direction-Distance, Blood Relation,
  • Order & Ranking, Sitting Arrangements,
  • Puzzles, Quiz Tables, Series, Mathematical-
  • Operations, Arithmetical Reasoning,
  • Alphanumeric Sequences, Equation based
  • problems, Diagrammatic Interpretation,
  • Logical Sequences of Words,
  • Data Sufficiency, Input-Output, Inequality,
  • Calendar, Time & Clocks, Situation
  • Reaction Test, Decision-Making, Syllogism,
  • Statement Course of Action, Statement &
  • Assumptions, Statement & Arguments,
  • Statement & Conclusion, etc.

Non-Verbal Reasoning: 

  • Image, Shadow, Counting Of figures,
  • Water Image, Mirror
  • Embedded Figures, Paper Folding, Paper
  • Cutting, Formation of Figures, Dot Situation,
  • Grouping of figures, Dice & Cubes, etc.

UPSSSC Junior Assistant Syllabus  – Hindi

  • हिंदी वर्णमाला विराम चिन्ह
  • शब्द रचना वाक्य रचना अर्थ.
  • वाक्यसंशोधन- लिंग, वचन, कारक, काल, वर्तनी, त्रुटि से संबंधित.
  • विलोम शब्द.
  • संज्ञा से अव्यय तक 
  • पर्यायवाची शब्द.
  • वर्तनी.
  • हिंदी भाषा के प्रयोग में होने वाली अशुद्धियाँ.
  • मुहावरे एवं लोकोक्तियाँ.
  • संधि समास.
  • रस.
  • तत्सम एवं तद्भव देशज विदेशी (शब्द भंडार).
  • अनेकार्थी शब्द.
  • क्रियाएँ.
  • अर्थबोध.
  • वाक्याशों के लिये एक शब्द निर्माण.
  • लोकोक्तियां एवं मुहावरे.
  • अलंकार 
  • रस, छंद 
  • शब्द-रूप.

UPSSSC Junior Assistant Salary after 7th Pay Commission:

UPSSSC Junior Assistant Salary after 7th Pay Commission will be as follows:


Pay scale

5200- 20200/-


Grade Pay







DA + HRA + TA etc


Total Entry Pay

Approx 21,700 + Allowances

So starting in hand salary will be near 20000 for UPSSSC Junior Assistant.