UPSC EPFO Recruitment 2023 Eligibility Criteria, Exam Pattern, Apply Online

On February 21, 2023, the UPSC EPFO Recruitment 2023 Notification for the 577 EO/ AO and APFC positions was published by UPSC. Online registration for the UPSC EPFO Recruitment 2023 will open on February 25, 2023, and remain open through March 17, 2023. Soon, the official UPSC EPFO Notification PDF will be made available on the website

UPSC EPFO Recruitment 2023

The Employment Provident Fund Organization has 159 open Assistant Provident Fund Commissioner (APFC) positions and 418 open Enforcement Officer/Accounts Officer positions, according to a short notice published by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) (EPFO). Together with the UPSC EPFO Recruitment 2023 announcement PDF, all crucial dates for the UPSC EPFO 2023 test have been made public by UPSC.

The UPSC EPFO Recruitment 2023 for EO/AO and APFC posts will open for online registration on February 25, 2023, and the application deadline is March 17, 2023. The UPSC’s official website,, will be used for the application submission process.

UPSC EPFO 2023 Notification

Recruiting Organization Union Public Service Commission (UPSC)
Post Name EO/ AO/ APFC
Total Vacancy 577
Pay Scale Varies Post Wise
Job Location All India
Selection Criteria Recruitment Test (RT)


Document Verification

Medical Examination

Mode of Apply Online
Important Dates
UPSC EPFO Notification 21st February 2023
Opening date of Registration 25th February 2023
Closing date of Registration 17th March 2023
UPSC EPFO Admit card 2023 To Be Notified
UPSC EPFO Exam date 2023 To Be Notified
UPSC EPFO Recruitment 2023 Short Notice
UPSC EPFO Notification 2023 (Soon) Release soon
UPSC EPFO Recruitment 2023 Apply Online (from 25.2.2023)
Official Website

UPSC EPFO Recruitment 2023 Vacancy 2023

On February 21, 2023, the Union Public Service Commission announced UPSC EPFO Vacancy 2023 for Enforcement Officer (EO), Accounts Officer (AO), and Assistant Provident Fund Commissioner (APFC). For the EPFO recruitment class of 2023, there are a total of 577 openings this year. The table below shows the breakdown of open positions by category for both EO/AO and APFC positions.

S. No. Category EO/AO post APFC Post Total
1 UR 204 68 272
2 SC 57 25 82
3 ST 28 12 40
4 OBC 78 38 116
5 EWS 51 16 67
6 PwBD 25 28 53
Total 418 159 577

UPSC EPFO 2023 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates who are interested in the UPSC EPFO Notification 2023 must meet the eligibility requirements, which include the required educational background, age restriction, and nationality. If a candidate wants to apply for the UPSC EPFO Test 2023, they must make sure they meet the eligibility requirements.


To be eligible for this position, the interested individual must be a citizen of India. If not, the individual can still be regarded as qualified if either:

  • A subject of Nepal/Bhutan
  • A Tibetan refugee becomes a permanent resident in India.
  • An individual with Indian ancestry who migrated permanently to India from nations such as Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Burma, Vietnam, and other East African nations.

Educational Qualification

  • Any subject-specific Bachelor’s degree is required of the applicant. (In the event of candidates who are otherwise well qualified, qualifications may be relaxed at the discretion of the relevant Authority/Union Public Service Commission.)


  • Enforcement Officer (EO)/ Accounts Officer (AO) – 30 years
  • Assistant Provident Fund Commissioners (APFC) – 35 years

UPSC EPFO Recruitment

How to apply for UPSC EPFO Recruitment 2023?

Using the UPSC website, aspirants may submit an online application for the UPSC EPFO Exam. The application window will be open from February 25, 2023, through March 17, 2023. To apply online for a UPSC EPFO position, follow the instructions below: –

  1. To access the online application form, visit the official website or click the application link given above.
  2. Click the “Apply Now” button as soon as the new tab appears.
  3. Look for the “Yes, I Agree” declaration at the bottom of the following page.
  4. Enter your personal information.
  5. Accept the declaration, then submit Part 1 of the online UPSC EPFO Officer application.
  6. Provide your payment information, choose an exam location, submit a photo, your signature, a photo ID document, and a declaration in Part 2 of the form.
  7. Check all the information, then click Submit.

UPSC EPFO Recruitment 2023 Application Fees

S. No. Category Application Fees
1 For Gen/ OBC/ EWS category candidates Rs. 25/-
2 For SC/ ST/ PwD/ Femalecandidar Nil

UPSC EPFO Selection Process

The following stages make up the UPSC EPFO Recruitment 2023 Selection Process:

  • Written Exam
  • Interview
  • Document Verification
  • Medical Examination

UPSC EPFO 2023 Exam Pattern

After the entire notification is made public, the UPSC EPFO test’s detailed exam pattern will be accessible. The UPSC EPFO test pattern, though, is here and is based on earlier cycles.

  • There will be multiple choice, objective-type questions on the written test.
  • The test will last 120 minutes.
  • 100 points will be awarded for passing the test.
  • One-third of the marks allotted for the question will be deducted for each wrong response.
Subject Total Marks Time
General English and Vocabulary 100 2 hours
Indian Culture, and Freedom Movements with Current Events
Population, Development, and Globalization
Constitution of India
Current trends in the Indian Economy
Accounting and Auditing, Industrial Relations, Labor Laws, Insurance
Basic Knowledge of Computer Applications, and General Science
Elementary Mathematics, Statistics, and General Mental Ability
Social Security in India

UPSC EPFO Recruitment 2023 Salary

Post Pay Level – 07, Level 10, or Level 11 in the Pay Matrix according to the 7th CPC for Enforcement Officers (EO)/Accounts Officers (AO), Assistant Provident Fund Commissioners (APFC), and Employee’s Provident Fund Organization (EPFO). See the official notification linked above for more information on the pay scale.

For eligibility requirements and other information, applicants are recommended to read the complete notification for the UPSC EPFO Recruitment 2023.’

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