JKPSC combined competitive (Preliminary) examination 2021



Job Description

JKPSC has released a notification for J&K combined competitive (Preliminary) examination 2021. The total of 187 posts are available. The posts available are as follows

1. Junior scale of J&K administrative service 

2. J&K police service 

3. J&K accounts service 

Important Dates 

1. The submission of online application is available on website from 11-03-2021.

2.  The last date of online submission of application is 12-04-2021. 

3. In case of editing of application. The portal will be open from 14-04-2021 to 16-04-2021. 

4. The tentative date of examination for prelims is 11-07-2021.

5. The tentative date of Examination for Mains is 04-10-2021. However, date of examination can change.


1. Candidate is a domicile of Union territory of Jammu and Kashmir. Thus, Candidate must have domicile certificate issued by concerned authority.

2. The minimum qualification required is Bachelor's degree. So, candidate have to provide a proof of degree from recognised University/Institution.

3. Further, the candidate in last month's of their bachelor's degree. They can also apply. 

4. The age limit for candidates of different categories are as follows

  • For Open Merit, the age limit is 37 years.
  • For reserved category candidates, the age limit is 39 years.
  • For physically challenged candidates, the age limit is 40 years.
  • Further the age limit for in-service candidates is 39 years. Provided, he has completed two years service on 01-01-2021. 


1. Reservation for various communities is also available for advertised posts.

2. Communities like Scheduled Castes (SC), Scheduled Tribes(ST), Economical Weaker Section(EWS), Persons with Disabilities (PwD), Pahari Speaking People(PSP), etc.

3. The reservation is applicable only, if candidate is able to provide the reservation certificate. 

4. In case of fraud certificate. The candidate will be debarred from examination. 

How to apply?

1. In order to apply, click here 

2. The application fee to be paid is as follows 

  • For OM, the application fee is ₹1000 only. 
  • For reserved categories, the application fee is ₹500 only. 
  • While there is no application fee for physically challenged candidates.  

3. The application is accepted only after the application fee is paid. The payment has to been done before deadline. Otherwise, it will result in rejection of your application. 

About Examination

1. The details about the examination i.e syllabus and scheme is available on official website.

2. The details regarding admit card and examination centre will be notified later. 

3. The preliminary examination paper is multiple choice based. Candidates qualifying prelims will be allowed for mains examination. 

4. The mains examination is subjective type. It will be followed by personal interview. 

5. The merit/selection list of candidates is based on points scored in examination. 

For more details, click here to download the full notification. 

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