HPPSC Result 2022 Prelims Answer Key, Cut Off, Merit List

Check your HPPSC Result 2022, Prelims Answer Key, Cut Off, and Merit List from the necessary details shared in this article. HPPSC annually conducts the state level to hire skilled candidates for the available job roles. If you want to know more about HPPSC Answer Key, Cut Off, etc then read the entire article!

HPPSC Result 2022

Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission (HPPSC) conducted the HPAS exam on 26th September 2022. More than 30,000 candidates have appeared for the exam at 133 exam centres of HPPSC. The exam was conducted in two papers, paper-1 and paper-2 in the different shifts as the candidates have reported. The paper was quite difficult but there are chances for those aspirants who had thoroughly studied for it.


The officials have recently released a notification for the  answer key, cut off and other important details. The candidates can check the information from the official website. In this article, you will find the relevant details for the information which you are looking for regarding HPPSC Result 2022.


HPPSC exam is conducted to recruit candidates for the grade 1 officer posts. The posts mainly are of Tehsildar, HP Police Service, Block Development Officer, and Treasury Officer, etc. in which an employee has to work under a Government official. Currently, there are a total of 26 vacancies available for the different posts in the Himachal Pradesh state. Most exam experts say that HPPSC is the toughest exam in India next to UPSC. Therefore, the candidates had to give extra efforts in clearing it. Grade 1 officer post is a reputable post in which the candidates receive the salary starting from Rs 21, 000. This amount varies according to the further performance of an employee. Thus, the applicants appears for the exam will full dedication and a high spirit of clearing it.

HPPSC Result Prelims Answer Key 2022

The answer key for the objective-type questions is prepared according to the 2 marks that are given for the correct answer. Consecutively, 1/3rd marks is deducted for the wrong answer and kindly note that there is no mark reduced if a candidate has not attempted the question. The Answer Key is available on hppsc.hp.gov.in; the aspirants who want to check it must follow the steps given below.

  • Step-1 Visit @hppsc.hp.gov.in
  • Step-2 Search for HPPSC HPAS prelims answer key 2022 on the home page
  • Step-3 You will be redirected to a new web page
  • Step-4 Download and save the answer key

The answer key will be useful to predict performance in the exam. We would suggest the candidates to take a print out of the answer key for their reference.


The candidates who want to get selected for the HPPSC exam must have to move on to the next level by getting the marks according to the cut-off. If they are unable to achieve the qualifying marks then might have to reappear for the paper.

Category of Candidates  Cut Off Marks
General 103-108 Marks
OBC 100-105 Marks
SC 93-98 Marks
ST 78-85 Marks
Ex-Servicemen 80-85 Marks

In the table above, we have discussed the expected cut-off marks for the ease of the candidates. However, the candidates must visit the leading portal frequently to check the latest cut-off list as we have given simply an idea here.

HPPSC Merit List 2022

The candidates who had given the exam were known of the fact that there will be negative markings in the paper. Thus, they have prepared for the exam using the mock tests and the previous year’s sample papers. Most of the candidates were not able to clear the exam but several candidates have made it to the next level of the selection process. The candidates who will get good marks in General Studies, Part 1 will get a chance to be included in the merit list. Currently, the HPPSC Merit List is not prepared by the officials. It comes 40 to 50 days after the result is declared so the candidates have to wait for a little while.

How to Check HPPSC Result 2022?

We have posted an article for the TSPSC Group 1 Result on which we have received many comments to prepare an article on the HPPSC Result. Considering the specific requirements of the candidates, we have shared the essential steps below.

  • Step-1 Go to the leading portal of HPPSC
  • Step-2 Now, login to the portal to access its contents
  • Step-3 Click on the “Results” tab from the main menu


  • Step-4 You will see the options like these
  • Step-5 Click on the “Written Exams”
  • Step-6 Links to several written exams will open
  • Step-7 Select HPPSC Result 2022
  • Step-8 Now, download the result which will be open on a new web page

These were some of the convenient t steps that will be useful for an applicant to check the result. If you have any queries then you can drop a comment for us here. We would also like to convey to the candidates that they must always check the result from the official website only as it is safe and secure to access. Do not share your crucial information on any other unofficial websites.

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