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UPSC EPFO 2022 Notification, Exam Date, Exam Pattern, Syllabus

UPSC EPFO Notification

UPSC EPFO 2022 Notification

UPSC EPFO Notification will be released by UPSC soon. UPSC EPFO is one of the most distinct and prestigious examinations in the country because this exam consists of only two stages and provides a direct entry into the Ministry of Labour and Employment’s EPFO.

UPSC EPFO APFC 2022 Notification

UPSC EPFO APFC Notification 2022 will be released by UPSC in 2022. UPSC EPFO APFC is a one of the lucrative jobs in the Government of India. The Union Public Service Commission will conduct the Recruitment Test for Assistant Provident Fund Commissioners (APFC) in the Employees’ Provident Fund Organization (EPFO) in 2022 all over India.

UPSC EPFO APFC 2022 Exam Overview

UPSC EPFO APFC  2022 Exam Overview
Conducting Organization Union Public Service Commission
Post Name Assistant Provident Fund Commissioner (APFC) in EPFO
Online Registration Date To be notified
Application Mode Online
Exam Mode Offline (Pen & Paper Mode)
Vacancies To be notified
Job Location All over India
Selection Process 2 Stage Exam: Written Test and Personality Test/Interview
Language English and Hindi
Exam Date To be Notified
Official website www.upsc.gov.in

UPSC EPFO APFC 2022 Online Application Form

The Union Public Service Commission will publish the UPSC EPFO APFC 2022 Application form on its website. As soon as the UPSC EPFO Apply Online direct link is made available on the official website, it will be posted below. In order to apply for the position of the APFC in EPFO, candidates must complete the UPSC EPFO Application Form 2022, which can only be completed online. Candidates must first determine their eligibility and be familiar with the step-by-step UPSC application process in order to avoid making any mistakes that could cause their applications to be rejected. Check out the UPSC EPFO Application application procedure.

How to Apply for UPSC EPFO 2022 Exam?

Steps to Apply UPSC EPFO 2022 Application Form

  • Visit the UPSC EPFO official website.
  • Click the given link and enter all required information in the proper way.
  • Upload the necessary document in scanned form.
  • As per your category, Pay the application.
  • Submit the application form.
  • Take a printout of the application receipt and form for further reference.

UPSC EPFO APFC 2022 Important Dates

Along with the UPSC EPFO 2022 notification PDF, the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) will publish all important dates for the UPSC EPFO APFC 2022 exam. The table below contains ’s entire UPSC EPFO APFC Exam Schedule.

UPSC EPFO APFC 2022  Important Dates
Events Dates
UPSC EPFO APFC Notification Release Date October/November 2022
Application Registration Date To Be Notified
Last date of Registration To Be Notified
UPSC EPFO APFC 2022 Admit Card To Be Notified
UPSC EPFO APFC 2022 Exam Date To Be Notified
UPSC EPFO APFC 2022 Result Date To Be Notified

UPSC EPFO APFC 2022 Eligibility Criteria

The Union Public Service Commission will provide UPSC EPFO APFC 2022 Eligibility Criteria in their notification which will be released soon. Candidates must fulfill every requirement listed in the UPSC EPFO Eligibility section in order to be qualified for the position of Assistant Provident Fund Commissioners (APFC). Educational qualifications, age limits, and nationality are all criteria of eligibility that are covered below. Please ensure that you fulfill the requirements in order to apply for the UPSC EPFO APFC position.

UPSC EPFO 2022 Nationality

The applicant must fulfill one of the following requirements for the UPSC EPFO 2022:

  • a citizen of India
  • a subject of Nepal
  • a subject of Bhutan
  • a Tibetan refugee who entered India prior to January 1, 1962, with the intention of residing there permanently.
  • a Indian origin person who has migrated to India permanently from one of the following countries: Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, or East African nations such as Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania (previously Tanganyika and Zanzibar), Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia, or Vietnam.

UPSC EPFO 2022 Age Limit

To apply for the UPSC EPFO APFC Recruitment 2022, a candidate must be at least 21 years old and not older than 35 years of age.

Upper Age Limit Relaxation

Category Age Relaxation
Other Backward Classes (OBCs) who are eligible to avail of reservation Maximum of 3 years
Scheduled Caste (SC) or a Scheduled Tribe (ST) Maximum of 5 years
Employees of EPFO Maximum of 5 years
Ex-servicemen Maximum of 5 years
Central or UT Government Servants Maximum of 5 years
Person with Benchmark Disability (PwBD) Maximum of 10 years

UPSC EPFO 2022 Education Qualification

UPSC EPFO Education Qualification: An applicant must hold a degree from an accredited institution or its equivalent and desired qualification are Diploma in company law, labour law, or public administration.

UPSC EPFO 2022 Exam Pattern

UPSC EPFO 2022 APFC Recruitment Test consists of two stages i.e., written test and personality test. For candidates who are selected based on the recruitment test (RT) and pass the interview, the weighting of the recruitment test (RT) and the interview is 75:25.

UPSC EPFO 2022 Exam Pattern Written Test
  • The test will take place for two hours.
  • The marks for each question will be equal.
  • The written test will be in objective mode with multiple choice questions.
  • There will be a total of 120 questions in the paper.
  • Both Hindi and English will be used as the medium of paper except Part A i.e., English.
  • There will be a maximum of 300 marks for the test.
  • The incorrect response will lead to a penalty. Every incorrect answer will result in a loss of one-third of the marks allotted to that question. There will be no penalty for a question if there is no answer marked for it.

UPSC EPFO 2022 Syllabus

The UPSC EPFO Syllabus 2022 should be examined by candidates for the position of EPFO APFC. The syllabus will help applicants to understand all the important sections from which questions may be drawn in the UPSC EPFO 2022 exam. Read the following table carefully to understand the pattern and syllabus of the UPSC EPFO 2022 exam:

Part Subjects Maximum Marks Time Allowed
Part A
  • General English – Fill in the blanks, Antonyms, Synonyms, Spotting Errors
300 Marks 2 hrs
Part B
  • Indian Freedom Struggle
  • Current Events and Developmental Issues
  • Indian Polity and Economy
  • General Accounting Principles
  • Industrial Relations and Labour Laws
  • General Science & Knowledge of Computer Applications
  • General Mental Ability & Quantitative Aptitude
  • Social Security in India

UPSC EPFO 2022 Admit Card

The Union Public Service Commission will announce the UPSC EPFO 2022 Admit Card on its official website. The UPSC EPFO Admit Card can be downloaded by candidates who have submitted an error-free UPSC EPFO Application and received payment confirmation; however, they must keep in mind their login credentials in order to do so.


Q. When is UPSC EPFO APFC 2022 Notification expected?
Ans. UPSC EPFO APFC 2022 Notification is expected in the month of October/November 2022.
Q. Is UPSC EPFO difficult?
Ans. UPSC EPFO written exam is based on the multiple choice type questions with maximum 300 marks and 120 total questions. This paper is not that difficult like UPSC CSE.
Q. How can I become an EPFO officer?
Ans. To become an EPFO officer, candidates must fulfill all the eligibility criteria of the UPSC EPFO 2022 exam which is mentioned in the UPSC EPFO 2022 notification PDF.
Q. Are APFC and EPFO the same?
Ans. EPFO (Employees Provident Fund Organization) is an organization which offers a prestigious job for the post of APFC ( Assistant Provident Fund Commissioner).