UPSC Civil Services Examination Notification 2016 - 1079 Vacancies

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has issued an employment notification at for Preliminary Examination of the Civil Services Examination 2016 for recruitment to the various Services and Posts mentioned below.Eligible candidates may apply online on or before 27th May, 2016 till 11:59 PM.

Name of Examination : Civil Services Examination, 2016

Total Number of Posts : 1079 Posts

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' (Gr. III).
                                      (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’. 

                                              Age Limit : Candidate should be of minimum 21 years of age and below 32 years as on the 1st of August, 2016 i.e. candidate must have been born not earlier than 2nd August, 1984 and not later than 1st August, 1995. Upper age limit will be relaxable as per Government rules.

                                              Education Qualification : Candidate should have Degree in any discipline of any of Universities incorporated by an Act of the Central or State Legislature in India or other educational institutions.

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                                              Selection Procedure : The Civil Services Examination will consist of two types of examination :- i) Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination of Objective type (multiple choice questions) for the selection of candidates for the Main Examination; and (ii) Civil Services (Main) Examination (Written and Interview) for the selection of candidates for the various Services and posts. Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination will be held on 7th August, 2016 and The Main Examination is likely to be held in December, 2016.

                                              Application Fee : Candidates applying for the Examination are  required to pay a fee of Rs.100 either by remitting the money in any Branch of SBI by cash, or by net banking of SBI, State Bank of Bikaner & Jaipur/ State Bank of Hyderabad/State Bank of Mysore/State Bank of Patiala/ State Bank of Travancore or by using Visa/Master Credit/Debit card.No fee charges for Female/ SC/ST/PH candidates.

                                              How to Apply : Candidates are required to apply online only through Official website of UPSC by filling Online Application Form up to 27th May, 2016 till 11:59 PM.Candidate should have a valid email id active during recruitment process.Candidates will be issued e-Admission Certificate three weeks before the commencement of the examination in the UPSC website.

                                              Important Dates

                                              Last Date for Online Application Submission : 27.05.2016 up to 11:59 PM