Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has announced the UPSC EPFO exam date 2021. As per the notice, the Employees’ Provident Fund Organization (EO/AO), Recruitment Test, 2021 will take place on September 05, 2021. The call letters will be published in due course of time at upsc.gov.in.
UPSC EPFO Exam Date 2021
The recruitment for UPSC EPFO for 421 vacancies was announced in the year 2020. The exam was earlier scheduled for October 04, 2020, which got postponed due to COVID-19. Thereafter, a revised date was announced for UPSC EPFO which was May 09, 2021. However, due to the second wave of the pandemic, the commission postponed the exam again. Recently on June 23, 2021, UPSC announced that the UPSC EPFO exam will take place on September 05, 2021. A snapshot of the announcement of available here for reference.
UPSC EPFO 2021 Admit Card Date
The call letters for the recruitment test are expected to release a few weeks before the exam date. When the exam was scheduled for May 09, 2021, UPSC published the UPSC EPFO admit card on April 16, 2021, i.e 23 days before the exam day. However, with the postponement of the exam, UPSC also deactivated the link for admit card download. It is expected that new call letters shall be released for the recruitment test. The UPSC EPFO 2021 admit card is expected to release on July 14, 2021, keeping the existing trend in mind.
To download UPSC EPFO admit card 2021, candidates need to visit the official website, upsc.gov.in. Here, they will get the direct link for admit card download under the ‘what’s new’ section. They must have the registration number/ roll number and password to log in. Thereafter, the admit card will display on the screen. It will have the exam date, reporting timings and exam day instructions mentioned on it. Candidates are advised to read these instructions before they appear for the exam.
Exam Pattern for UPSC EPFO 2021
Moreover, the UPSC EPFO is an offline exam. Candidates get 02 hours to complete the written test, based on multiple-choice questions. The paper is designed in bilingual language i.e in Hindi and English language.
The topics from which the questions are asked include General English, Indian Freedom Struggle, Current Events and Developmental Issues, Indian Polity and Economy, General Accounting Principles, Industrial Relations & Labour Laws, General Science and knowledge of Computer, General Mental Ability and Quantitative Aptitude and Social Security in India.