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UP VDO Exam 2024

UP VDO Exam: Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Services Selection Commission (UPSSSC) will soon release its recruitment notification for the post of UP VDO/Gram Vikas Adhikari. All eligible and capable candidates should try to grab this opportunity by applying for this UP Gram Vikas Adhikari Bharti Exam as soon as the notification is published by the exam conducting authority.

The exam organizing authority i.e. Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Services Selection Commission (UPSSSC) is a state-level organization that is authorized to conduct the recruitment of candidates for Group “C” Posts. It conducts a number of examinations within the state of Uttar Pradesh.

UP VDO Exam Details 2024

Organizing Authority/Conducting Body


Mode of Application


Mode of UP VDO Exam 


Exam Type


Level of the Exam

State Level Exam

Minimum Qualification

12th Pass with having completed Course on Computer Concepts (CCC) from NIELIT

Age Limit 

18-40 years

Official Website

The UPSSSC was established under the “Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Services Selection Commission Act, 2014” which came into effect on 20th June 2014.

All the candidates who will apply for this exam are sincerely advised to read all the detailed information about this exam which will be available on the official website of the concerned authority i.e. UPSSSC or they can also refer to this write-up for the detailed information of UP VDO Exam

This exam is organized by UPSSSC to hire Village Development Officers in the district of Uttar Pradesh. The competition in this UP VDO 2024 Exam is highly fierce as a huge number of candidates sit for this exam. 

After having cleared Class 12th and completed Course on Computer Concepts (CCC) from NIELIT (erstwhile DOEACC Society), the candidates can appear for this exam and get selected after the written exam. Being a Government Job, it provides high job security to the selected candidates. 

UP VDO 2024

UP VDO Exam 2024

 UP Gram Vikas Adhikari Application
UP Gram Vikas Adhikari Exam Date
Up Gram Vikas Adhikari Syllabus
Up Gram Vikas Adhikari Pattern
Up Gram Vikas Adhikari Admit Card
Up Gram Vikas Adhikari Answer Key
Up Gram Vikas Adhikari Result

Who is a UP Gram Vikas Adhikari?

Uttar Pradesh’s Village Development Officer is an individual appointed by the State Government to ensure the seamless and smooth functioning of villages. The basic motive behind hiring them is to maintain a level of transparency in between the state government and the villages. A Village Development Officer is supposed to oversee the work and progress of the development of a particular village. 

Duties of a UP Gram Vikas Adhikari:

The Village Development Officer is supposed to fulfill a number of responsibilities in a village. Some of the duties are mentioned below (not an exhaustive list):

    1. Executing and Implementing the policies introduced by the State Government and the Central Government like Kanya Vidya Dhan Yojana,  Pradhan Mantri Awaas Yojana, Kasturba Gandhi Education Scheme, MGNREGA, Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan, Annapoorna Yojana, Beti Bachao-Beti Padhao, etc. 
    2. Regulating and Organising the sources of water supply in the village.
    3. Allocation of a place/space for storing manure.
    4. Ensuring and Promoting Child Welfare, Women Welfare especially Pregnant Women 
    5. Ensuring proper cleanliness and sanitation in the village.
    6. Becoming a catalyst and assisting in the development of Agriculture, Commerce, and allied Industries.
    7. Maintenance, Preservation, and Establishment or Initiation of Common Grazing Grounds (Charagah) in a Village.
    8. Registering Births, Deaths, and Marriages in a particular village, Recording, and Maintenance of Other Records as prescribed by the concerned authority. 
    9. Conducting surveys, Developing Village Profiles, and plans.

Conducting meetings at local levels to ensure the participation of villagers in decision-making:

This exam is going to help those individuals who want to get involved in the routine and development work of villages and are willing to contribute towards the betterment of the villages and village society in the state of Uttar Pradesh. 

What kind of an individual should sit for the UP VDO Exam 2024:

The candidates having the below-mentioned qualities should sit for this UP Gram Vikas Adhikari Exam:

  1. An individual who is unselfish, decent, kind, noble, generous, compassionate towards the problems of others.
  2. An individual who is strongly dedicated to the development of rural people or villagers. 
  3. An individual who is self-sacrificing for the benefit of others.
  4. An individual who is away from the trap of corruption. 
  5. An individual who finds happiness in serving others or doing something which brings a smile to others’ faces.
  6. An individual who really wants to help the needy ones by using the powers that the post offers.
  7. An individual who never loses a chance or opportunity to do well for society.
  8. An individual who really wants other’s the development and betterment of the society in a real sense.  

This job offers financial incentives as well. So, the candidates who are willing to appear for this UP Gram Vikas Adhikari Bharti should start preparing in advance for getting their names in the Merit List. Overall, the candidates get good compensation out of this government job. Eligibility for UP VDO Exam 2024:

Under the UP VDO Exam 2024 Notification, the eligibility criteria for appearing in the UP Gram Vikas Adhikari Exam is also given and it is divided into 2 sections. The first one is Age Limit Criteria and the second one is Educational Qualification Criteria.

  • Age Limit Eligibility Criteria

For appearing in the UP Gram Vikas Adhikari Bharti, the candidates must have attained the minimum age and must be less than the maximum age prescribed:

Maximum Age 

18 years

Minimum Age

40 years 

Age Relaxation will be given to the candidates as per the official notification of the concerned authority. 

  • Educational Qualification 

The candidates who are willing to sit for the UP Gram Vikas Adhikari Exam should have passed their Class 12th Exam from a government-approved board and have completed a Course on Computer Concepts (CCC) from NIELIT (erstwhile DOEACC Society). 

UP VDO Salary:

The candidates who will appear for the post of UP Gram Vikas Adhikari should be aware of their salary and grade pay. The salary of a UP Village Development Officer is quite impressive. 

Post Name


Grade Pay

Pay Matrix Level

Uttar Pradesh Village Development Officer 

INR 5200-INR 20,200 

INR 2000


✍ Note: If there would be any change in the UP Gram Vikas Adhikari Salary, it will be notified on our page.

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