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IAS Exam 2016 Eligibility

IAS Prelims 2016 Question Papers and Answer Keys

Age will be counted as on 1st August 2016

Category Upper Age Limit Total No. of Attempts Allowed
General Candidate
32 Years 06 Attempts
Other Backward Castes (OBC) Candidate Relaxation of 3 years - 35 years 09 Attempts
Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe (SC/ST) Candidate Relaxation of 5 Years - 37 Years Till the Upper Age limit

Physically disabled candidates

(Blind, Deaf-Mute, Orthopedic)

Relaxation of 10 years - 42 years

For the Gen and OBC Candidate - 09 attempts

For SC/ST Candidate - Unlimited till age limit

Jammu & Kashmir Domicile

Gen. - 37 years

OBC - 40 Years

SC/ST - 42 Years

PH - 50 years

Up to the Upper Age limit
Disabled servicemen disabled from duty

General - 37 years OBC - 38 Years

SC/ST - 40 Years

Up to the Upper Age limit

Eligibility for IAS Exam 2016: Age Limit, Qualification, Attempts, Relaxation

Jun 9, 2016

As per the trend of notification issued by Union Public Service Commission, here is the probable notification for Civil Services Preliminary Examination, 2016.

UPSC IAS Exam 2015: Eligibility Conditions

Jun 6, 2015

Candidates will find here Eligibility Conditions of UPSC IAS exam. They should check these conditions of eligibility peacefully before filling up the form and date of examination.

UPSC IAS Exam 2015 : Eligibility Condidtions

Jun 5, 2015

 

Candidates will find here Eligibility Conditions of UPSC IAS exam. They should check these conditions of eligibility peacefully before filling up the form and date of examination.

What is the Minimum Educational Qualification to Sit for the UPSC Civil Services Exam?

Jun 1, 2011

A candidate can come from any stream such as Science, Arts, Commerce etc. He/she must hold a degree from the recognized University as explained here in this article.

What is the Age Limit for the UPSC Civil Services Exam?

May 25, 2011

Civil Services FAQ. To take the UPSC Civil Services Exam a candidate must fulfill the eligibility criteria of Age prescribed by the UPSC.

What is the age eligibility criteria for the Civil Services Exam?

Mar 8, 2011

Civil Services Age Criteria for IAS, IPS and IFS are set out by the UPSC. The upper age limit for the Civil Services Exam/eligibility criteria and exceptions for 2011 can be found here.

  

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