UPPCL Account Officer (Lekha Adhikari) Exam Pattern, Negative Marking in Marking Process and Previous Year Papers

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Key Highlight
of UPPCL Non Technical
Total Marks
Registration Period
3 July to 29 July 2020
Application Fees
Gen/OBC/Other than UP - Rs. 1000 SC/ST/Domicile in UP - Rs. 700 Physically Disabled - Rs. 10
21-40 Years
National Level Exam
Result: To be announced
Exam Date
In the Second Week of August 2020

UPPCL Account Officer Exam Pattern

The candidates who have filled the UPPCL Account Officer Application form on the official website will face an objective exam containing multiple-choice questions. The candidates are advised to read the UPPCL Account Officer eligibility criteria carefully to avoid circumstances in exam incidents. The UPPCL will issue the account officer admit cards to the candidates for the written examination. The admit cards will be available prior to 15 days of the examination on the official website of the UPPCL. The UPPCL AO Exam is expected to be held in the second week of August 2020 (Important Dates).

The selection of the candidates will be done through the following two stages.

1. Online Computer Based Exam

2. Interview

UPPCL sets the exam pattern and syllabus to recruit the candidates for the post of Account Officer. The UPPCL AO Exam will be conducted in an online medium and the test will be a computer-based test. The selection will be based on the final merit and it will be prepared from the marks obtained by the candidates in the written exam. The candidates should practise mock tests to strengthen their preparation and cover all the important concepts for the UPPCL AO Exam.

The UPPCL AO Exam will contain 200 MCQs in 5 Sections to solve in 3 hours.

The UPPCL AO Exam comprises of the following sections. The sections of the AO Examination are given below.

  • Accounts

  • General Hindi/English

  • Aptitude

  • Computer Knowledge

  • General Intelligence and Reasoning

Table for UPPCL Account Officer Exam Pattern


Sr. Number

  UPPCL AO Exam (Sections)

  Number of Questions


  Allotted Time





  3 Hours


  General Hindi/English








  Computer Knowledge




  General Intelligence and Reasoning







Also, Check UPPCL Technician (Electrical) Exam Pattern

UPPCL Account Officer Marking Scheme

The marking procedure for UPPCL Account Officer Exam in each section is the same. The candidates will get 1 Mark for each correct answer. The negative marking is a factor here and there will be 1/4 mark deducted for each wrong answer in UPPCL AO Exam. The organisation has not set any penalty for unattempted questions.

It is advisable to the UPPCL AO Candidates to attempt the questions with accuracy in an appropriate time limit. The negative marking affects the candidate's score negatively in UPPCL AO Exam. So the candidates should mark the right answer carefully. It is a computer-based online exam and marking two answers simultaneously in a question is not possible.


Table for UPPCL Account Officer Exam Marking Process


 UPPCL AO Exam Sections

 Number of Questions

 Total Marks

 Marks for Each Right Answer




 1 Mark

 General Hindi/English



 1 Mark

 General Mathematics



 1 Mark

 Computer Knowledge



 1 Mark

 General Intelligence and Reasoning



 1 Mark


Keypoints of UPPCL Account Officer Marking Process

  • 1 Mark for each right answer in UPPCL Account Officer Exam

  • -1/4 Mark for each wrong answer

  • No Marks for unattempted question


Also, Check UPPCL Technician (Electrical) Marking Scheme

Sectional Composition of UPPCL Account Officer Exam Pattern

The accurate and detailed knowledge of the UPPCL AO Question's type will not only help in the exam preparation but also help in time-saving. The tricks to solve questions timely and mark the right answers accurately will always help to excel in the exam. This is the detailed sectional composition for UPPCL Lekha Adhikari Exam Pattern.


English Section configuration of UPPCL Account Officer Exam Pattern

The questions in the English section of the UPPCL Account Officer Exam asked from the below chapters. Visit the following links to practice English Sample questions of the UPPCL Account Officer Exam.

  Reading Comprehension


  Para Jumbles

  One Word Substitution

  Error Correction

  Spelling Errors


  Sentence Improvement

  Fill in the Blanks

  Active and Passive Voice

  Synonyms and Antonyms

  Direct  and Indirect Narration

  Idioms and Phrases


  Spotting Error

  Cloze Test


Aptitude Section configuration of UPPCL Account Officer Exam Pattern

The questions in the Aptitude section of the UPPCL Account Officer Exam asked from the below chapters.

  Number Systems

  Ratio and Proportion


  Mixtures and Alligations

  Profit and Loss

  Questions  on Equations

  Time and Distance

  Problems on Trains

  Time and Work


  Simple and Compound Interest



General Intelligence and Reasoning Section configuration of UPPCL Account Officer Exam Pattern

The questions in the General Intelligence and Reasoning Section of the UPPCL Account Officer Exam asked from the below chapters. Visit the following links to practice English Sample Questions of the UPPCL Account Officer Exam.

  Seating Arrangement

  Coding and Decoding

  Cubes and Dice

  Alphabet Series

  Blood Relations


  Direction Sense

  Number Series


Account Section configuration of UPPCL Account Officer Exam Pattern

The questions in the Account section of the UPPCL Account Officer Exam asked from the below chapters.


  Capital and Revenue

  Profit & Loss Account and Balance Sheet

  Receipts and Payment

  Bills of Exchange

  Income and Expenditure Accounts

  Self Balancing Ledger & Sectional Balancing


  Branch and Departmental Account

  Reserve and Provision

  Double Accounts System

  Rectification of Errors

  Bank Reconciliation Statement

  Balance Sheet Formats and Classification


General Hindi for AO


Computer Knowledge for AO


Also, Check UPPCL Technician (Electrical) Syllabus

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