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    Eligibility

    Before starting preparation, please see if you fulfil following eligibility criteria

    Nationality – A candidate shall be a

    • Citizen of India; or
    • Citizen of Nepal; or
    • Subject of Bhutan; or
    • Tibetan refugee who came over to India before the 1st January 1962, with the intention of permanently settling in India; or
    • A person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka and East African countries of Kenya, Uganda and United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India;

    Provided that a candidate other than the candidates possessing Indian nationality shall be a person in whose favour a certificate of eligibility has been issued by the Competent Authority as notified Punjab Civil Services (General and Common Conditions of Service) Rules, 1994.

    Education –

    A bachelor degree in any discipline from a recognised institution.
    No candidate shall be eligible for appearing in the Preliminary Competitive Examination, unless the candidate must have passed the Matriculation Examination with Punjabi as one of the compulsory or elective subjects or any other equivalent examination in Punjabi language.

    Age –

    • The candidate should have attained the minimum age of 21 years and should not have attained the age of 37 years on the first day of January of the year in which the last day falls for submission of application to the Commission.
    • For the post of Deputy Superintendent Police and Deputy Superintendent Jails)/ District Probation Officer (Grade-II) in Punjab Prisons State Service, the minimum and maximum age is 21 years and 28 years respectively.
    • For the Government employees, maximum age is 45 years. However no age relaxation is permissible for Punjab Police Services.
    • Upper age limit may be relaxed up to 42 years for Widows, Divorced women and certain other Categories of women. However no age relaxation is permissible for women in case of Punjab Police Services and Punjab Prisons Services.
    • Upper age limit may be relaxed up to 47 years for Physically Handicapped of Punjab only. However no age relaxation is permissible in case of Punjab Police Services and Punjab Prisons Services.

    4 Comments

    1. Hi Sir, I’m from UP, and not matriculated in Punjabi, can i apply for “punjabi additional exam” to get eligible for PPSC?

      1. Yes sir you can appear in punjabi language exam, occasionally taken by the Punjab board and then you will be eligible for all Punjab exams.