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    IAS Exam 2019 Eligibility

    IAS Prelims 2018 Question Papers

    Age will be counted as on 1st August 2019

    Category Upper Age Limit Total No. of Attempts Allowed
    General Candidate + EWS
    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

    UPSC (IAS) Prelims 2021: Check Important Topics to Study from Science & Technology Section

    1 day ago
    UPSC (IAS) Prelims Exam 2021 exam will be conducted on June 27. Check important topics to revise from the Science & Technology syllabus to qualify the exam. 

    UPSC IAS Prelims 2021 Notification Delayed: Exam to be held on 27 June, Check Civil Services Eligibility/Application Process Details Here

    Feb 11, 2021
    UPSC Civil Services IAS Prelims 2021 Notification to release today.i.e.10 February 2021 by Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) as per the annual calendar. Candidates are advised to stay tuned with us for more details.  Check UPSC IAS Exam Date, UPSC Civil Services IAS 2021 Qualification, UPSC IAS 2021 Selection Criteria and other details here. 

    UPSC IAS IFS Prelims 2021 Exam on 27 June: Detailed Notification to Release on this date @upsc.gov.in, Check details here

    Feb 11, 2021
    UPSC IAS IFS Prelims 2021 Notification to release soon. Check UPSC Exam Date, UPSC Civil Services Prelims 2021 Exam Notification Date, UPSC Indian Forest Services 2021 Prelims Exam Date, UPSC IAS IFS Prelims 2021 Application Form Link and other details here.

    Center Allows Extra-Attempt to Candidates Who Appeared in UPSC Civil Service 2020 Exam As Last Attempt

    Feb 8, 2021
    Candidates who appeared for UPSC Civil Service 2020 as their last attempt will get an extra attempt this year. the center allows Extra-Attempt to candidates.

    UPSC (IAS) Civil Services Exam Pattern 2021

    Feb 1, 2021
    UPSC conducts the Civil Services Exam every year for recruitment to various Group A and B positions in the Government of India. In this article, we have provided detailed information about the UPSC IAS Exam Pattern.

    UPSC (IAS) Prelims 2021: Check Important Topics for Preparation of Art & Culture (History)

    Dec 31, 2020
    Check Important topics to study from Art and Culture for UPSC (IAS) Prelims Exam 2021. The topics have been provided after the analysis of past papers & the latest UPSC Prelims 2021 Syllabus.  

    UPSC IAS FAQs 2020-21: Check Answers of Frequently Asked Questions-Exam Date, Admit Card, Syllabus, Salary

    Dec 28, 2020
    UPSC IAS 2020-21 FAQs: Get here Answers of Frequently Asked Questions for UPSC Civil Services IAS exam. Know details of IAS 2021 Vacancies, Exam Date, Admit Card, Exam Pattern & Syllabus, Cut Off, Exam Centre, Result Date, and Notifications.

    UPSC Civil Service Mains Exam Schedule 2020-21 Released @upsc.gov.in, UPSC IAS Mains from 8 to 17 January 2021

    Nov 6, 2020
    Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released the mains exam date for the Civil Service 2020 (Indian Administrative Service - IAF). As per UPSC Mains Exam Notice, UPSC Civil Service Mains Exam will be held on 08, 09, 10, 16, and 17 January 2021. Check Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Admit Card and Other Updates Here

    UPSC IAS 2020: Answer Key, Question Paper, Mains Exam Date, Syllabus, Pattern, Vacancies, Eligibility, Notification PDF

    Oct 16, 2020
    UPSC IAS 2020: UPSC IAS Prelims Answer Key 2020 is now available along with Question Papers at Jagranjosh.com. PDF Download here. UPSC will release official answer key soon @upsc.gov.in. Check here UPSC IAS Notification PDF 2020, Selection Process, IAS Syllabus, Exam Pattern, Important Dates, Question Papers, Important Topics and others.

    UPSC IAS Prelims 2020 & 2019: Expected Cut Off Marks GS Paper-I & CSAT Minimum Qualifying Marks

    Oct 4, 2020
    Expected Cut Off marks IAS Prelims 2020 & 2019: In this article, we are going to provide you a guesstimate of UPSC IAS Prelims 2020 & 2019 Exam Cut-Off marks which will be required for qualifying for the IAS Mains Exam 2020 & 2019. 

    UPSC IAS 2020 Registration ends on 3rd March @upsconline.nic.in: Check How to Apply Online!

    Mar 2, 2020
    UPSC IAS 2020 Registration ends on 3rd March @upsconline.nic.in: In this article, we have listed down step by step process and some relevant information needed while filling the application form for UPSC IAS 2020 Exam. Eligible candidates can start filling the Application Form for Civil Services Prelims 2020 Exam from 12th February 2020 till 3rd March 2020 (6:00 PM).

    UPSC Civil Service Exam (CSE) may get merged with UPSC CAPF Exam for posts with OGAS Status

    Feb 13, 2020
    UPSC Civil Service Exam (CSE) & UPSC UPSC CAPF Exam Merger: Civil Service Exam (CSE) IAS, IPS, IFS & IRS Exam may get merged with UPSC CAPF Paramilitary Exam as per the media reports. According to the sources, the exam for CAPF posts under OAGS Status may get combined with UPSC Civil Service Prelims Exam. Let’s have a look at the details of the report.

    UPSC IAS Prelims 2020: GS Paper-II CSAT Important Reading Comprehension Questions

    Jan 27, 2020
    Practice Important Reading Comprehension Questions for IAS Prelims 2020 GS Paper-II (CSAT). Candidates can practice and buck up their speed of solving Reading Comprehension Questions here.  We have provided 8 Reading Comprehension Sets alongwith their answers and explanations.

    8 Last Minute Tips to crack UPSC IAS Prelims 2020 Exam

    Jan 27, 2020
    In this article, you will get the best last minute tips which will help you in clearing the UPSC IAS Prelims 2020 Exam which will be conducted in offline mode on 31st May, 2020

    Download UPSC IAS Prelims CSAT (GS Paper 2) Answer Key 2019 with explanation

    Jun 4, 2019
    UPSC IAS Prelims CSAT Answer Key 2019: Find the answers of UPSC IAS Prelims CSAT Paper-2 Exam held on 2nd June 2019 only here. In this article we will share the answers of the Logical Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude and English Comprehension questions that came this year in CSAT IAS Prelims Exam. The paper was conducted in offline mode in the Objective type MCQ format for 2 hours and There was 1/3rd negative marking for wrong answers.

    Current Affairs questions from UPSC IAS Prelims 2019 with explanation

    Jun 3, 2019
    Get all the answer keys for UPSC current affairs questions for IAS Prelims GS Paper 1 2019.

    UPSC IAS Prelims 2019 Exam Analysis of GS Paper-I: Difficulty Level (Tough) and Good Attempts

    Jun 3, 2019
    UPSC IAS Prelims 2019 GS Paper-I Exam Analysis: In this article, we have shared the detailed exam analysis of UPSC IAS Prelims GS Paper-I 2019 Exam Analysis held on 2nd June 2019.  As per the analysis, the difficulty level of the exam was tough and was dominated by Current Affairs, Polity and Latest Technology questions. The paper was conducted in offline mode in the Objective type MCQ format for 2 hours. There was 1/3rd negative marking for wrong answers. So, let’s look at the type of questions asked in this exam.

    UPSC IAS Prelims 2019: GS Paper-I Important Current Affairs Questions

    May 29, 2019
    Practice Important Current Affairs Questions for IAS Prelims 2019 General Studies Paper I (GS). Are you preparing for UPSC IAS Prelims 2019? Have a look at these questions that cover sections like Current affairs, Economy, Science, Technology, Culture, Environment, and others. We have provided 40 Important Current Affairs Questions along with their answers and explanations.

    Educational Qualification for IAS Exam 2019

    Apr 12, 2019
    There is a common educational criteria for all the Civil Services in India because mostly the Civil Services are of the generalist in nature. Let us see it in detail

    Eligibility for IAS 2019: Age Limit, Qualification, Attempts, Relaxation

    Apr 10, 2019
    As per the trend of notification issued by Union Public Service Commission, here is the probable notification for Civil Services Preliminary Examination, 2019.

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