Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released the admit card for the EPFO 2021 exam on its official website upsconline.nic.in. UPSC EPFO 2021 exam is going to be held on September 05, 2021, from 10:00 AM to 12.00 PM. This exam is going to be conducted for recruitment to fill up vacancies for the posts of Enforcement Officer and Accounts Officer. These vacancies are available under the Employees’ Provident Fund Organization (EPFO). There are a total of 421 vacancies available for these posts. Candidates who have registered for UPSC EPFO 2021 can download their admit card till September 05, 2021.
To download the UPSC EPFO 2021 exam admit card, candidates have to visit the official website upsconline.nic.in. After visiting this official website, candidates have to click on the link for an e-admit card for various Recruitment Test/Computer Based Recruitment Tests. Following this, candidates will be redirected to the admit card download page. Here candidates have to click on the “Click Here” link under the “To Download e-Admit” column.
After clicking on the aforementioned link, candidates must carefully read all the instructions that are given on the page. Then, candidates can click on the “Yes” option that is present at the bottom of the page. After this, the new page will open where candidates have to choose whether they want to log in to their accounts by using registration ID/application number or roll number. After that, candidates can log in to their accounts by entering the date of birth and can download their UPSC EPFO 2021 admit card.
UPSC EPFO 2021 exam will consist of Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) of 300 marks and candidates will get 2 hours to complete the exam. The question paper of the UPSC EPFO 2021 exam will be available in both English and Hindi languages.
The syllabus of the UPSC EPFO 2021 exam contains topics such as General English, Indian Freedom Struggle, Indian Politics and Economy, Current Events & Developmental Issues, General Accounting Principles, Social Security in India, Indian Relations and Labour Laws, General Mental Ability & Quantitative Aptitude and General Science & Knowledge of Computer Applications.
Candidates may note that there is a negative marking in the UPSC EPFO 2021 exam. For every wrong answer, 1/3rd marks will be deducted. Candidates will not be awarded any marks for unanswered questions.
Candidates should note the following points while preparing for the UPSC EPFO 2021 exam:
- Candidates should pay attention to all the current events and political affairs by referring to news portals and newspapers.
- Candidates should focus on improving their vocabulary so that they can easily solve the questions asked from General English subjects.
- For solving questions of Mental Ability and Quantitative Aptitude, candidates must practice as many mathematical questions as possible.
- Also, while studying candidates must pay attention to all the government laws, rules and regulations.
While going for the UPSC EPFO 2021 exam, candidates must bring their admit cards. Candidates are advised to reach the exam centre early as entry to the exam centre will be restricted 10 minutes before the exam gets started.