HPPSC Recruitment 2023 for Veterinary Officer | 56 Posts | Last Date: 27 October 2023

HPPSC Recruitment 2023: Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission has announced notification for the post of Veterinary Officer. Candidates with a B.V.Sc are eligible for this post. There are 56 openings for this post. Interested and eligible candidates can apply online. The detailed eligibility and selection are explained below.

Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission:

Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission, known commonly as HPPSC, is a government agency and topmost constitutional body of the Government of Himachal Pradesh, constituted on 8 April 1971. The Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission, an independent and impartial Constitutional Authority set up under Article 315 of the Constitution of India, has to discharge the duties and functions assigned to them under Article 320.


HPPSC Recruitment 2023 for Veterinary Officer:

Job RoleVeterinary Officer
Total Vacancies56 Posts
SalaryRs. 56100 – 177500/-
Job LocationHimachal Pradesh
Last Date27 October 2023

Detailed Eligibility:


Educational Qualification:

  • Should possess a degree of B.V.Sc. and A.H. (Bachelor of Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry) from a recognized University as laid down under the Indian Veterinary Council Act,1984( Act No. 52 of 1984)
  • Should be registered with the State Veterinary Council Act, 1984 (Act No. 52 of 1984)

Age Limit ( As on 1 October 2023): 18 – 45 Years 

Age Relaxation: 

  • S.C. of H.P. / S.T. of H.P. / O.B.C. of H.P./W.F.F. of H.P./Persons with disabilities of Himachal Pradesh – 5 Years
  • Others as per Govt. instructions

Salary: Rs. 56100 – 177500/- (Pay Band Level – 18)

No of vacancies: 56 Posts

Selection Process of HPPSC Recruitment 2023:

  • The selection process includes a Personal Test/Written Test.
  • Paper-I:  A Computer Test (CBT) or Offline Screening Test of one-hour duration having 100 marks consisting of objective type Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) with negative marking for incorrect/ wrong answers
    • General knowledge of Himachal Pradesh = 30 Marks,
    • General knowledge of National and International Affairs= 30 Marks,
    • Knowledge of Hindi language = 20 Marks,
    • Knowledge of English language = 20 Marks 
  • Paper-II: A descriptive Subject Aptitude Test (SAT) of three hours duration having 120 marks as per the syllabus to be decided by the Commission from time to time


  • Where there are only a few posts for filling up and the ratio between the number of eligible candidates and the posts advertised is below thirteen, then all of them shall directly be called for a Personality Test except posts of Assistant Professor (College Cadre) where all the recruitment shall be made as per method prescribed as below.
  • In all other cases, the selection will be done by the Commission by subjecting the applicants to two types of written papers/ tests to be conducted on the same day in two sessions, followed by a Personality Test in the following manner:
  • There shall be a negative marking(0.25) in all the objective type screening tests/ examinations
  • Minimum pass marks in the Subject Aptitude Test (SAT) to qualify for the Personality Test shall be 35% for the candidates of the General category and 30 % for the candidates of reserved categories.

Application Fees: 

  • Male candidates: Rs. 400/-
  • Male candidates of SC, ST, OBC and EWS:  Rs. 100/-
  • Female candidates and ex-servicemen male candidates shall be exempted from the examination fee

Application mode: Debit Card/Credit Card/UPI/ any other online digital mode

Exam Center: Dharamshala, Shimla, Mandi

How to Apply for HPPSC Recruitment 2023?

Interested and eligible candidates can apply online on or before 27 October 2023 (11:59 PM)


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