The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released the recruitment notification for the post of Enforcement Officer/ Accounts Officer, Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation, Ministry of Labour and Employment. The UPSC EPFO notification was released for a total of 421 vacancies. The Commission has announced that the UPSC EPFO exam will be conducted on May 9, 2021. Candidates who have registered for UPSC EPFO recruitment are advised to get familiar with exam details to stand out. Check latest updates of UPSC EPFO 2021 exam along with exam pattern, salary and job profile.
UPSC EPFO 2021
|Exam||Enforcement Officer/ Account Officer, Employees Provident Fund Organization|
|Exam Date||May 9th, 2021|
|Submit Choice Centers||December 15 to 21, 2020
December 29, 2020 to January 4, 2021
UPSC EPFO Exam Pattern The UPSC EPFO exam pattern for the posts of Enforcement Officer/ Accounts Officer will consist of a written exam and an interview. The UPSC EPFO recruitment test will be a pen & paper based. Candidates who were shortlisted in the written exam will be called for the interview round.
Indian Freedom Struggle
General Mental Ability & Quantitative Aptitude
Technology & Computer
Current Affairs and Developmental issues
General Accounting Principle
Industrial Relation & Labour Law
|Exam Type||Offline (Pen & Paper based)|
|Question Type||Multiple Choice|
|No. of Question||100|
|No. of marks||100|
|Negative Marking||Yes (One third)|
- All questions will carry equal marks.
- The question paper will be in the medium of both Hindi and English.
- One-third of the marks will be deducted for each wrong answer. If no answer is marked for a question, there will be no penalty for that question
As on 31st January 2020, the age limit for UPSC EPFO 2020-2021 Recruitment is 30 Years.
|UPSC EPFO||Educational Qualification|
|Essential||1. Qualifications are relaxable at the discretion of the competent Authority/ Union Public Service Commission in the case of candidates otherwise well qualified.
2. Qualifications(s) regarding experience is/are relaxable at the discretion of the Competent Authority/ Union Public Service Commission in the case of candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes if at any stage of selection the competent Authority/ Union Public Service Commission is of the opinion that sufficient number of candidates from these communities possessing the requisite experience are not likely to be available to fill up the vacancies reserved for them.
|Desirable||(a) Bachelor’s degree in Law/Integrated Five years Degree in Law/ Masters in Business Administration/ Post Graduate Diploma in Management/ Company Secretary/ Chartered Accountants/ Cost and
(b) Two years experience in Administration/ Accounts/ Legal Matters in any government or Listed – Private Organisation.
UPSC EPFO 2020-2021 Selection Process
The selection process of UPSC EPFO 2020 Exam for the posts of Enforcement Officer/ Accounts Officer will consist of an offline exam and an Interview. A pen & paper based Recruitment Test (RT) to short-list the candidates for Interview round will be conducted by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) across different exam centres. Recruitment Test (RT) and Interview carry weightage in the ratio of 75:25 for the candidates shortlisted based on Recruitment Test (RT) and qualify in the interview.