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Eligibility Criteria for MPPSC 2023: Age Limit and Educational Qualifications

Eligibility Criteria for MPPSC

MPPSC provides age relaxation for different categories of applicants. Check MPPSC Eligibility Criteria 2023, Age Limit & Education Qualification to apply for MPPSC 2023.

MPPSC Eligibility Criteria

MPPSC Eligibility Criteria 2023: On December 30, 2022, the Madhya Pradesh Public Service Commission (MPPSC) published the announcement for the State Service Examination 2022. The MPPSC State Service Preliminary Exam 2022 will be held on May 21, 2023, per the MPPSC Notification 2023 published by the commission. On January 10, 2023, online applications for the exam will also open.

The State Service Examination and the State Forest Service Examination will both have a joint preliminary exam. The Forest Service Exam is open to applicants who also submitted for the State Service Exam. Moreover, a separate announcement for the Forest Service Examination has been made.

Read more: Madhya Pradesh Public Service Commission (MPPCS) FAQs

MPPSC Eligibility Criteria 2023 Overview

The candidates preparing for the different recruitment exams that the Madhya Pradesh Public Service Commission will be holding have significant news to share. The schedule of several exams to be held in 2023 has been made public by MPPSC. On January 17, 2023, the commission made the MPPSC Calendar 2023 public.

MPPSC Eligibility Criteria 2023 Overview
Name of ExamMPPSC State Service Exam 2023
Conducted AuthorityMadhya Pradesh Public Service Commission (MPPSC)
Process of SelectionPrelims
Application ModeOnline
Exam LevelState Level
Mode of ExamOffline (Pen & Paper Mode)
Language of ExamEnglish and Hindi
Exam LocationAcross the Madhya Pradesh
Official and

The MPPSC outlines the requirements for applicants to the MPPSC 2021 exam. This section provides a detailed explanation of the MPPSC age restriction, eligibility requirements, and domicile requirements. On the basis of the eligibility requirements for 2020–21, it will assist candidates in understanding their ability to appear for the MPPSC examination in 2021. Also, for your convenience, we have included the MPPSC-specified physical criteria for the Police Services exam 2021 on this page.

MPPSC Eligibility Criteria 2023

  • The candidate must be an Indian Citizen.
  • Male candidates who have more than one living wife are ineligible for the exam.
  • Female candidates with more than one living husband are not eligible for the exam.
  • Applicants who request age relaxation or reservation for the MPPSC Exam under more than one category are only eligible for one concession, whichever is more advantageous.
  • Applicants who have been found guilty in a court of a crime against a woman are ineligible for the Exam. The applicants who are awaiting the court’s decision in the aforementioned situations may still take the examination, but they won’t be posted until the decision is made and they are found not guilty.

Read more: Madhya Pradesh Public Service Commission (MPPCS) Pattern

MPPSC Age Limit 2023

Candidates who wish to sit for the MPPSC examination need to meet the MPPSC qualifying requirements which have been mentioned on the official website for being eligible for various posts under MPPSC Examination. The candidates who could not fulfil the mentioned requirements will be restricted from sitting for the MPPSC examination For non-uniformed posts and uniformed posts, the MPPSC sets different age restrictions, which are listed below.

MPPSC Age Limit 2023
Non-Uniformed Post
Minimum age21 years
Maximum age40 years (Candidates should not have completed 40 years)45 years – For Women (UR, PwD), Men, Women (SC, ST, OBC etc)
Minimum age21 years
Maximum age33 years (Candidates should not have completed 33 years)38 years – For Women (UR), Men, Women (SC, ST, OBC etc)

Read more: Madhya Pradesh Public Service Commission (MPPCS) Strategy

MPPSC Age Relaxation Criteria

The MPPSC includes age relaxation for several applicant groups in the initial notice. The complete list of age exemptions for MPPSC Recruitment 2023 is shown below.

MPPSC Age Relaxation Criteria
CategoryMPPSC Age Relaxation
All women candidates irrespective of their domicileRelaxation 5 years age limit
Physically-handicappedRelaxation 5 years age limit
SC/ST/OBC Domiciles of MPRelaxation 5 years age limit
Burma, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Vietnam’s bonafide repatriate of Indian origin holding Indian PassportRelaxation of 3 years age limit
Personnel from Defence ServicesRelaxation of 3 years age limit
Widow Women’s, divorcee or abandoned at the time of her first appointment.Relaxation 5 years age limit
Green card holders under the Family Welfare Programme.Relaxation of 2 years age limit
Vikram Award- honoured sportsmen, as per MPPSC General AD MemoRelaxation 5 years age limit
Defence Services PersonnelRelaxation of 3 years age limit

MPPSC Education Qualification Criteria

  • The minimum requirement for candidates is a bachelor’s degree from a recognised university or an equivalent degree.
  • Applicants with Professional and Technical credentials that the State Government has determined to be equivalent to a Professional or Technical degree.
  • Such candidates will be eligible for admission to the test if they possess professional or technical credentials equivalent to technical degrees approved by the State Government.
  • Candidates that have sociology as a graduation subject will be given precedence for the positions of district/area convenor and tribal welfare department. Preferred indicates that, in the case of candidates with equal grades, the ultimate decision will be made based on the candidate’s alphabetical order of undergraduate Sociology subjects taken.

Read more: Madhya Pradesh Public Service Commission (MPPCS) Syllabus

MPPSC Physical Requirement Criteria

The following are the physical requirements for Uniformed positions under the MPPSC State Service Exam in departments such Home (Police), Commercial Tax (Excise), Water, and Transport.

Minimum Standard For Height and Chest Girth
Name of the PostHeightChest Girth (in cms)
Without ExpansionFully Expanded
Post – Home (Police) DepartmentMale – 1688489
Female – 155Not requiredNot required
Post – District Excise OfficerMale – 1688489
Female – 155Not requiredNot required
Post – Superintendent of District JailMale – 1688489
Female – 155Not requiredNot required
Post – Transport Sub-InspectorMale – 1688489
Female – 155Not requiredNot required

Read Also: MPPSC Admit Card Released Prelims Exam

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