Syllabus for UPPSC RO/ARO- 23 & Previous Cut off

Syllabus for UPPSC RO/ARO- 23 & Previous Cut off: Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission has started the application for the much awaited examination of RO/ARO. In which competitive examination is to be conducted for 411 posts of Review Officer/Assistant Review Officer and Assistant Review Officer (Accounts), mainly for 3 departments.
Post NameDepartment NameNo. of Vacancies
Review Officer/Assistant Review Officer and Assistant Review Officer (Accounts)U.P. Secretariat362
U.P. Public Service Commission23
Board of Revenue, U.P.26

Phases of  Examination 

It consist of two Phases of Examination

  • I Phase: Preliminary Examination (General Studies + Hindi)
  • II Phase: Mains Examination (General Studies)

Plan of examination and Syllabus for Preliminary Examination 2023

Name of PaperDuration of ExamNo. of QuestionsMax. MarksName of Topic
General Studies (Objective Type)2 Hours140140
  1. General Science.
  1. History of India.
  1. Indian National Movement.
  1. Indian Polity, Economy & Culture.
  1. Indian Agriculture, Commerce and Trade.
  1. Population, Ecology and Urbanisation (In Indian Context).
     7. World Geography and Geography and Natural             Resources of India.
     8. Current National and International Important               Events.
  1. General Intelligentsia
     10. Special Knowledge regarding Education,                      Culture, Agriculture Industry, Trade, Living &                 Social Traditions of Uttar Pradesh.
General Hindi- General Vocabulary and Grammar

(Objective Type)

1 Hour6060(1) Opposites (10 words)
(2) Sentences and Correction in framing (10 Sentences)
(3) One word for several words (10 words)
(4) Same uses and same nature words (10 words)
(5)A Noun as Defined by an adjective & an adjectives (10 words)
6) Synonymous words (10 words)
Total  2 paper3 Hour200200GS+Hindi


Name of PaperDuration of ExamNo. of QuestionsMax. MarksName of Topic Marks
General Studies (Like Preliminary Exam.)2 Hour120120Same as it is Preliminary Exams (Above Mention)120
HINDI Part-1 (Conventional)
2.30 Hour100100(1) Heading of Given Passage, Precis and explanation of the under lined parts. (3+6+12)21 Marks
(2) Precis in Tabular Form of any given Govt.  Letter15 Marks
(3) Correspondence
  • Official/Demi official letter
  • OfficeMemo/Memo/Circular
  • Communique/Annotation & Reports/Reminder
24 Marks
(4)Definition Vocabulary (Administrative and Commercial)

(i) English to Hindi (five words)

(ii) Hindi to English (five words)

(iii) Idioms and Phrases (only 5)



10 Marks

10 Marks

10 Marks

(5) Computer Knowledge10 Marks
HINDI Part-2

General Vocabulary

(Objective Type)

1/2 Hour6060(1) Opposites (6 words)12 Marks
(2) Sentence and Correction in framing (6 sentences)`12 Marks
(3) One word for several words (6 words)12 Marks
(4) Same uses and same nature words (6 words)12 Marks
(5) Derived by a noun &Adjective (6 words)12 Marks
Hindi Essay3 Hour120120There will be three questions in this paper. Selecting One heading (A/B/C) from each question Essays will have to be written (in given words Limit)

(1) (A) Literature and Cultures (words limit 600)

(B) Social Field

(C) Political Field

(2) (A) Science, Ecology and Technology (words limit 600) 40 Marks

(B) Economical Field (C)Agriculture and Commerce

(3) (A) National and International Events (words limit 600) 40 Marks

(B) Natural Calamities- Earth Stumbling, Cyclone, Earthquake, Flood, Drought etc.

(C) National Development Plans.

40 Marks



40 Marks



40 Marks

Total7 Hour400400400 Marks

 Typing Test


  • Must possess a minimum speed of twenty five words per minute in Hindi typewriting. Preference shall be given to a candidate knowing English Typewriting also.

UPPSC RO ARO Previous Year Cut Off

RO (Secretariat)/ARO (Accountancy)12211212210584
RO (Secy.Accounts)10110010192
RO(Secretariat Urdu)85818564
RO(Secretariat Hindi)132122132113

All the Best- Thank you

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