UPSSSC VDO Exam Pattern 2024: Negative Marking & Exam Duration

Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Services Selection Commission Village Development Officer 2024 ( UPSSSC VDO )

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Dewesh Nandan Prasad

Dewesh Nandan PrasadAssociate Senior Executive

Updated on Jun 11, 2024 18:31 IST

UPSSSC VDO Pattern 2024: The Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Services Selection Commission (UPSSSC) released the UPSSSC VDO exam pattern for the year 2024 along with the notification PDF. The candidates who are preparing for the UPSSSC VDO exam must go through the UPSSSC Gram Vikas Adhikari exam pattern in order to strategise their preparation for the exam. The candidates will be able to understand the nature of the exam through the help of the UPSSSC VDO exam pattern. 

The UPSSSC VDO syllabus and exam pattern play an important role while preparing for the exam. The candidates are advised to go through the complete UPSSSC VDO syllabus to score maximum marks in the UPSSSC VDO exam.

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UPSSSC VDO Pattern Overview 2024

The candidates can check the UPSSSC VDO exam pattern 2024 overview in the table below:

UPSSSC VDO Exam Pattern 2024 Overview

Organization Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Service Selection Commission
Post Gram Panchayat Adhikari (VDO)
Total Vacancies Yet to be Released
Category Syllabus & Exam Pattern
Mode of Application Online
Selection Process Written Examination
Job Location Uttar Pradesh
Official Website

Also Read: UPSSSC VDO 2024 Result

UPSSSC VDO Exam Pattern 2024

The candidates can check the exam pattern of the UPSSSC VDO exam in the table below. The exam pattern will help the candidates to know the nature of the exam:

  • The UPSSSC VDO Written Exam will be an Objective Type Examination.
  • The Question Paper will be for a total of 300 marks.
  • Each question carries 2 marks.
  • For every two incorrect answers, marks of one correct answer will be deducted.
  • The Question Paper will be divided into 3 main parts.
  • The entire duration of the written exam will be 2 hours.

Also Read: MP Patwari Notification 2024

UPSSSC VDO Exam Pattern 2024

Subject Marks No. of Questions Time
Hindi Knowledge & Writing Ability 100 50 2 Hours
General Intelligence Test 100 50
General Knowledge 100 50
Total 300 150

Also Read: MP Patwari Syllabus 2024 

UPSSSC VDO 2024: Preparation Strategy

Candidates need to have a preparation strategy to cover the vast UPSSSC VDO Exam 2024 Syllabus well in advance. These preparation tips aim to help aspirants devise a well-planned preparation strategy for the upcoming exam.

  • Prepare for the Exam - Before starting exam preparation, prepare mentally and physically for the UPSSSC VDO exam. Set goals and devote dedicated time to each desired goal.
  • Make a Timetable - Set a comfortable timetable before exam preparation and stick to it.
  • Newspaper Reading/Current Affairs for General Knowledge - Read the daily newspaper like Hindu Newspaper or follow the daily news for the General Knowledge part of the exam.
  • Making Notes - It is helpful to make short notes during self-study.
  • Solve UPSSSC VDO Previous Years Question Papers - Previous question papers are the most reliable sources of any competitive exam pattern. It will help you to understand which topics are the most important in a particular subject.
  • Mock Test Series- It is highly recommended for aspiring candidates to join mock test series.. This will help to assess yourself better and help you further

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UPSSSC VDO Preparation Books 2024

The candidates who wish to prepare for the UPSSSC VDO through books. The list of recommended books has been given below in the table  

Name of Book 


NCERT Saar Sangrah  

Pratiyogita Herald 

Samanya Hindi for Competitive Exams 

Manthan Prakashan  

Aditya Vastunisth Samanya Hindi 

Pawan Kumar Tripathi 

Genral Aptitude: Quantitative and Reasoning 


Reasoning (Verbal) 

D K Singh  

Reasoning Verbal and Non Verbal  

V K Gupta 

Advanced Objective General Knowledge 

S Chand 

Objective General Knowledge (Hindi Medium) 


Arihant General Knowledge 

Manohar Pandey 

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The UPSSSC VDO (Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Services Selection) notification will be released anytime soon in 2024. The UP Gram Vikas Adhikari notification will be released as a PDF. The steps to download the UPSSSC VDO notification PDF are given below:

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