UPSC has released notification for f Civil Services Examination (CSE) 2019. The Civil Services Exam (CSE) is a nationwide competitive examination conducted in India by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) for recruitment of candidates to various Central and All India Services such as the Indian Administrative Service (IAS), Indian Foreign Service (IFS), Indian Police Service (IPS), Indian Revenue Service (IRS) etc.Interested and eligible candidates can apply online through the official website on or before 18th March, 2019 till 6:00 PM.
Candidates please go through detailed notification before applying online.
|Name of the Organization||Union Public Service Commission (UPSC)|
|Type of Organization||Central Govt|
|Pay Scale||56100/- to 2,50,000/-|
|Mode of Application||Online|
Total no of vacancies: 896
Name of the service:
(i) Indian Administrative Service.
(ii) Indian Foreign Service.
(iii) Indian Police Service.
(iv) Indian P & T Accounts & Finance Service, Group ‘A’.
(v) Indian Audit and Accounts Service, Group ‘A’.
(vi) Indian Revenue Service (Customs and Central Excise),Group ‘A’.
(vii) Indian Defence Accounts Service, Group ‘A’.
(viii) Indian Revenue Service (I.T.),Group ‘A’.
(ix) Indian Ordnance Factories Service, Group ‘A’ (Assistant Works Manager, Administration).
(x) Indian Postal Service, Group ‘A’.
(xi) Indian Civil Accounts Service, Group ‘A’.
(xii) Indian Railway Traffic Service, Group ‘A’.
(xiii) Indian Railway Accounts Service, Group ‘A’.
(xiv) Indian Railway Personnel Service, Group ‘A’.
(xv) Post of Assistant Security Commissioner in Railway Protection Force, Group ‘A’
(xvi) Indian Defence Estates Service, Group ‘A’.
(xvii) Indian Information Service (Junior Grade),Group ‘A’.
(xviii) Indian Trade Service, Group ‘A’.
(xix) Indian Corporate Law Service, Group ‘A’.
(xx) Armed Forces Headquarters Civil Service, Group ‘B’ (Section Officer’s Grade).
(xxi) Delhi, Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Lakshadweep, Daman & Diu and Dadra & Nagar Haveli Civil Service, Group ‘B’.
(xxii) Delhi, Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Lakshadweep, Daman & Diu and Dadra & Nagar Haveli Police Service, Group ‘B’.
(xxiii) Pondicherry Civil Service, Group ‘B’.
(xxiv) Pondicherry Police Service, Group ‘B’
The candidate must hold a degree of any of Universities incorporated by an Act of the Central or State Legislature in India or other educational institutions
What is the age limit?
21-32 years as on 1st of August, 2019
Age relaxation as per Govt rules and regulation
Pay Levels in the 7th Central Pay Commission The basic per month salary of an IAS officer starts at Rs.56,100 ( TA, DA and HRA are extra) and can go on to reach Rs.2,500,00 for a Cabinet Secretary.
Number of attempts:
All candidates are permitted to take part in the civil services exam for 6 attempts (chances). Number of chances is 9 for OBC, there is no restriction in case of SC/ ST applicants.
- Female/SC/ST/ Pwd candidates: Nil
- General / OBC Candidates: 100/-
Centres of Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination:
Agartala, Gorakhpur, Panaji (Goa),Agra, Gurgaon, Patna, Ajmer, Gwalior, Port Blair, Ahmedabad, Hyderabad, Prayagraj, (Allahabad), Aizawl, Imphal, Puducherry, Aligarh, Indore, Pune, Anantpur (Andhra Pradesh),Itanagar, Raipur, Aurangabad, Jabalpur, Rajkot, Bangalore, Jaipur, Ranchi ,Bareilly, Jammu, Sambalpur, Bhopal, Jodhpur, Shillong, Bilaspur, Jorhat, Shimla ,Chandigarh, Kochi, Siligudi, Chennai, Kohima, Srinagar, Coimbatore, Kolkata, Thane, Cuttack, Kozhikode, (Calicut),Thiruvananthapuram, Dehradun, Lucknow, Tiruchirapalli, ,Delhi, Ludhiana, Tirupati, Dharwad, Madurai, Udaipur, Dispur, Mumbai, Varanasi, Faridabad, Mysore, Vellore, Gangtok, Nagpur, Vijayavada, Gaya, Navi Mumbai, Vishakhapatnam, Ghaziabad, Gautam Buddh Nagar, Warangal
Centres of Civil Services (Main) Examination:
Ahmedabad, Delhi, Patna, Aizawl, Dispur (Guwahati),Prayagraj, (Allahabad) Bangaluru, Hyderabad, Raipur, Bhopal, Jaipur, Ranchi, Chandigarh, Jammu, Shillong, Chennai, Kolkata, Shimla, Cuttack, Lucknow, Thiruvananthapuram, Dehradun, Mumbai ,Vijayawada
The competitive examination comprises two successive stages :
- Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination (Objective Type) for the selection of candidates for Main Examination;
- Civil Services (Main) Examination (Written and Interview) for the selection of candidates for the various Services and posts.
How to apply?
Interested and eligible candidates can apply online through the official website on or before 18th March, 2019 till 6:00 PM.