UPSC Civil Services Exam 2018

Union Public Service Commission has released notification for the Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination, 2018. Eligible candidates can apply online latest by 06-03-2018 till 6.00 PM. Some other details are given below:

Important Dates:
Starting Date to Apply Online: 07-02-2018
Last Date to Apply Online: 06-03-2018 till 6.00 PM
Date of Preliminary Examination: 03-06-2018

No. of Vacancies: 782

Name of Services & Posts:
(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’

Eligibility Criteria:

1. Age Limit: Minimum age 21 years and Maximum age 32 years as on 01-08-2018. The Upper Age Limit will be relaxable as per Govt. norms.

2. Educational Qualifications: 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 established by an Act of Parliament or declared to be deemed as a University Under Section-3 of the University Grants Commission Act, 1956, or possess an equivalent qualification.

Application Fee:
– Rs. 100/- for General/ OBC Candidates
– Fee exempted for Female/SC/ST/Persons with Benchmark Disability Candidates
Candidates can pay fee either by remitting the money in any Branch of State Bank of India or by using Visa/Master/RuPay Credit/Debit Card or by using Internet Banking of SBI.

How to Apply: Candidates are required to apply online using the website

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