Union Public Service Commission (UPSC)
Last Date: 27/05/2016.
The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) will hold the Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination, 2016 on 07/08/2016 for recruitment of various posts of Indian Administrative Service (IAS), Indian Foreign Service (IFS), Indian Police Service (IPS) and certain other Group 'A' and Group 'B' Central Services / Posts.
- Name of Examination: Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination, 2016
- Posts : 1079 posts (PH - 34) under various Services
- Age : Not less than 21 years and not more than 32 years as on 01/08/2016. The upper age is relaxable for SC/ST/OBC and certain other categories of candidates to the extent specified in the Notice.
- Educational Qualification: Degree of a recognised university or an equivalent qualification.
- Physical Standards: Candidates must be physically fit according to the Regulations given in notice.
- Number of Attempts: The maximum number of attempts
permissible to different categories of aspirants, who are otherwise
eligible will be as follows:
- General Category : Six
- Physical Handicapped : Nine (No limit if SC/ST)
- OBC : Nine
- SC / ST : No Limit
Online Application Submission: Candidates must apply Online also at http://upsconline.nic.in/mainmenu2.php from 28/04/2016 to 27/05/2016. Details of the examination and instructions are available at UPSC Online website at Guidelines to the Candidates --> http://upsconline.nic.in/mainmenu2.php
Fee: Deposit Rs.100/- (No fee for Female/ SC/ST/PH candidates) either by remitting the money in any Branch of SBI by Cash, or by using net banking facility of State Bank of India/ State Bank of Bikaner & Jaipur/ Sate Bank of Hyderabad/ State Bank of Mysore/ State Bank of Patiala /State Bank of Travancore or by using Visa/ Master Credit/ Debit Card.
Candidates can obtain details of the examination, venues of the examination etc. at http://www.upsc.gov.in/exams/notifications/2016/CSP_IFS/CSP/CSP_2016_Engl_Notice.pdf and syllabus at http://www.upsc.gov.in/exams/notifications/2016/CSP_IFS/CSP/Appendix_1_English.pdf