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Explore if Civil Services Examination is the most suitable option as your ‘Career Choice’

On Saturday 25th March 2017  

As hunt for career exploration begins, you have array of options available and from there you shortlist some jobs as career options.

Before you commit yourself for Civil Services Examination, you need to do little research and accordingly set time deadlines and define outcome.

If you don’t set Goals; you efforts will be without direction and it may take a long time before you really know the path you traverse will take you to the desired destination or not.


Last Update Sunday 14th October 2018

14-10-2018
Civil Services Examination: What is adequate time duration for an effective preparation?

On Thursday 7th July 2016  

So, approx. from 1 year to 3 years’ time period is required for sound preparation for Civil Services Examination.

An important thing to remember is that to succeed and even to survive this long selection process, in addition to talent, you need strong resolve and commitment.


Last Update Sunday 14th October 2018

14-10-2018
Is it advantageous to have someone to guide about Civil Services Examination preparation

On Tuesday 29th March 2016  

Civil Services Examination has an exam-plan that evaluates the candidate’s suitability for the top posts with multi-stage process that requires capability along with diverse set of skills and traits.

The big competition awaits you as huge number of claimants for limited seats makes the environment quite challenging.


Last Update Tuesday 2nd October 2018

02-10-2018
Final Result: INDIAN FOREST SERVICE EXAMINATION, 2009

On Friday 5th March 2010  
Last Update Saturday 14th July 2018

14-07-2018
Written Result: Civil Services (Main) Examination 2009

On Friday 5th March 2010  
Last Update Saturday 14th July 2018

14-07-2018
Combined Medical Services Examination 2010 Final Result Announced

On Wednesday 8th September 2010  
Last Update Saturday 14th July 2018

14-07-2018
Indian Forest Service Exam, 2010 Result Announced

On Monday 21st February 2011  
Last Update Saturday 14th July 2018

14-07-2018
Final Result of Engineering Services Exam 2010 Announced

On Sunday 3rd April 2011  
Last Update Saturday 14th July 2018

14-07-2018
Civil services (preliminary) examination, 2011 result out

On Thursday 18th August 2011  
Last Update Saturday 14th July 2018

14-07-2018
Indian Forest Service Examination, 2011

On Sunday 12th February 2012  

The result of the written part of the Indian Forest Service Examination 2011 held by UPSC has been announced. The candidates should check and confirm the result on the official web-site of Union Public Service Commission.


Last Update Saturday 14th July 2018

14-07-2018
IAS! Civil Services Examination!! No-no, not me!!!

On Friday 1st January 2010  

This examination is both challenging and demanding for the candidates as it requires them to demonstrate the dedication towards it.


Last Update Sunday 3rd June 2018

03-06-2018
Civil Services Examination 2015: Confront the realities

On Sunday 8th March 2015  

With number of vacancies going up in recent years, certainly opportunities are increasing; but, the competition is rising with more and more talented and professional degree holders have career in Civil Services as their new found love.


Last Update Tuesday 5th July 2016

05-07-2016
Interview: Your personality test

On Sunday 23rd December 2012  

Be it Preliminary, Main Examination or Interview, many candidates look out for cut-off to make own strategy while preparing for Civil Service Examination.


Last Update Monday 4th July 2016

04-07-2016
Civil Service Examination: average marks required to get through each stage of examination

On Sunday 23rd December 2012  

Be it Preliminary, Main Examination or Interview, many candidates look out for cut-off to make own strategy while preparing for Civil Service Examination.


Last Update Monday 4th July 2016

04-07-2016
Examination Plan Mains (Written)

On Thursday 6th January 2011  

It has been made clear by Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) on October 18, 2010 in the announcement relating to the incoming changes from 2011 exam that no changes are being introduced at this stage in the Civil Services (Main) Examination and Personality Test in the scheme of Civil Services Examination (CSE).


Last Update Tuesday 7th April 2015

07-04-2015
Preliminary Examination Plan 2011

On Thursday 6th January 2011  

After more than 3 decades of pattern which involved 2 papers of General Studies and a optional paper, Preliminary Examination is now going to donning a new look from Civil Services Examination 2011.


Last Update Tuesday 7th April 2015

07-04-2015
Centre of Examination

On Tuesday 19th January 2010  
Last Update Tuesday 7th April 2015

07-04-2015
Reservation Policy

On Tuesday 19th January 2010  
Last Update Tuesday 7th April 2015

07-04-2015
Civil Services Examination for recruitment to the Services and posts

On Tuesday 19th January 2010  

Preliminary Examination of the Civil Services Examination for recruitment to the Services and posts mentioned below will be held by the Union Public Service Commission on the 23rd May , 2010 in accordance with the Rules published by the Department of Personnel & Training in the Gazette in India Extraordinary dated the 2nd January, 2010.


Last Update Tuesday 7th April 2015

07-04-2015
Interview test

On Wednesday 8th April 2009  
Last Update Tuesday 7th April 2015

07-04-2015
Plan of Examination

On Wednesday 8th April 2009  

As per the plan of examination, Marks obtained by the candidates in the Main Examination (written part as well as interview) would determine their final ranking.


Last Update Tuesday 7th April 2015

07-04-2015
Interview test

On Sunday 18th March 2012  

The final stage of the examination is Personality Test which carries 300 marks. The interviews for CSE 2011 are commencing on March 19, 2012


Last Update Sunday 5th April 2015

05-04-2015
INDIAN FOREST SERVICE EXAMINATION, 2013

On Wednesday 6th March 2013  

Indian Forest Service (IFoS) Examination is also going to be a two-tier examination similar to that of the Civil Services Examination. The Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination shall serve as the Screening Test for both the Civil Services as well as the Indian Forest Service Examinations.


Last Update Sunday 5th April 2015

05-04-2015
Schedule of the Examinations - 2011

On Thursday 9th December 2010  

Calendar for Examinations - 2011


Last Update Wednesday 18th March 2015

18-03-2015
Calendar For Examinations - 2012

On Wednesday 17th August 2011  
Last Update Wednesday 18th March 2015

18-03-2015
Right optional subject choice: stepping stone in your journey to success

On Saturday 7th November 2009  

A long list of subjects to choose from but it is not a very difficult decision when you have to pick one optional subject for Preliminary examination.


Last Update Sunday 15th March 2015

15-03-2015
Civil Services Examination 2013: Plans & Strategies for beginners

On Sunday 12th August 2012  

Enough has been said and discussed regarding the ‘Civil Services Examination’. Still, among beginners there is uncertainty that in which manner they should start and plan for this long journey.


Last Update Sunday 15th March 2015

15-03-2015
IAS Preparation: be sure that your preparation is going in the right direction

On Friday 19th April 2013  

Most of the candidates with competence like you take up the challenge to appear in Civil Services Examination. No doubt, the Goal you have set for yourself is real and each year hundreds of capable candidates accomplish the goal; but, their journey is full of ups and down. During preparation, many candidates unsure of success ask “am I moving in the right direction?”


Last Update Sunday 15th March 2015

15-03-2015
Blow to fortunes of Hindi Medium Candidates in Civil Services Examination 2011

On Wednesday 6th February 2013  Performance of Candidates with Hindi Medium was bad in Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination 2010 but, it has turned worse in Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination 2011 and the figures extracted from latest UPSC Annual Reports clearly reflect inadequate representation of Candidates with Hindi Medium in Civil Services (Main) Examination 2011.
Last Update Monday 20th January 2014

20-01-2014
CSE 2009: Success rate of all Optional Subjects in Mains Examination

On Thursday 26th January 2012  To plan the strategy for Civil Services Examination, candidates look for information and details regarding the examination. To help you plan better, we bring the latest facts relating to Civil Services Examination from the 61st Annual Report of Union Public Service Commission (UPSC).
Last Update Sunday 5th January 2014

05-01-2014
Civil Services (Main) Examination 2010: Success rate of all Optional Subjects

On Monday 14th January 2013  Selection of optional subjects is a tough decision. For getting attracted towards any optional subject, generally, candidates look at the past performance of the optional subject and the success-rate. Following table will help you in short-listing optional subjects and making strategies for preparation. [Source – 62nd Annual Report, Union Public Service Commission (UPSC)].
Last Update Sunday 5th January 2014

05-01-2014
वर्तमान परीक्षा की योजना के बारे में एक छोटा सा परिचय

On Saturday 1st September 2012  

सिविल सेवा में चयन प्रक्रिया एक कठोर परीक्षा प्रक्रिया पर आधारित है और सिविल सेवा परीक्षा हर साल संघ लोक सेवा आयोग (यूपीएससी) द्वारा आयोजित की जाती है.


Last Update Sunday 19th April 2015

19-04-2015
सिविल सेवा परीक्षा में आने वाले बदलाव के बारे में संक्षिप्त इतिहास

On Saturday 1st September 2012  

संघ लोक सेवा आयोग (यूपीएससी) ने 18 अक्तूबर, 2010 को सिविल सेवा परीक्षा 2011 के प्रथम चरण, प्रारंभिक परीक्षा की योजना में कुछ महत्वपूर्ण परिवर्तन की घोषणा की


Last Update Sunday 19th April 2015

19-04-2015
Brief history about the incoming changes in Civil Services Examination

On Thursday 6th January 2011  The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) on October 18, 2010 announced some significant changes in the scheme of Civil Services Examination 2011
Last Update Thursday 6th January 2011

06-01-2011
A little about the present examination plan

On Saturday 7th November 2009  To be in Civil Services, the selection process is based on the basis of a rigorous examination process, Civil Services Examination which is conducted every Year by Union Public Service Commission (UPSC).
Last Update Saturday 7th November 2009

07-11-2009
Civil Services (Main) Examination, 2012 result is out

On Friday 22nd February 2013  

Result of Civil Services (Main) Examination, 2012 has been declared by UPSC on 22.2.2013. The Personality Tests are schedules to commence from 4th March 2013.


Last Update Saturday 14th July 2018

14-07-2018
UPSC declares Civil Services Examination 2012 result, 998 candidates find place in the merit-list

On Saturday 4th May 2013  

The final results of Civil Services Examination 2012 have been declared by UPSC on Friday, the 3rd May, 2013. Haritha V. Kumar has secured the top rank; V Sriram captures the second spot.


Last Update Saturday 14th July 2018

14-07-2018
Notification for CSE 2012 out; Number of vacancies is approx. 1037

On Saturday 4th February 2012  The process for Civil Services Examination 2012 begins with notification for Preliminary Examination which is scheduled to be held on 20th May 2012. The complete details can be viewed at the official Web-Site of UPSC and would be published in the Employment News dt 11th February 2012.
Last Update Saturday 4th February 2012

04-02-2012
CSE 2012: PLAN OF EXAMINATION

On Saturday 4th February 2012  The plan of examination remains the same and there is no change in the Civil Services Examination 2012.
Last Update Saturday 4th February 2012

04-02-2012
Syllabus for the Preliminary Examinations 2012

On Saturday 4th February 2012  The syllabus of Paper I & II for Preliminary Examination is given for reference.
Last Update Saturday 4th February 2012

04-02-2012
Scheme for the Preliminary Examinations 2012

On Saturday 4th February 2012  Preliminary Examination 2012 will consist of two compulsory papers and will be of the objective type, multiple choice questions.
Last Update Saturday 4th February 2012

04-02-2012
Scheme for the Main Examinations 2012

On Saturday 4th February 2012  The scheme for the Civil Services (Main) Examination and Personality Test announced in the notification.
Last Update Saturday 4th February 2012

04-02-2012
List of optional subjects for Main Examination 2012

On Saturday 4th February 2012  The list of optional subjects available for selection is given below. As per the scheme of examination, the candidates are to pick 2 (Two) optional subjects of their choice.
Last Update Saturday 4th February 2012

04-02-2012
The combinations of subjects not allowed in Main Examination

On Saturday 4th February 2012  In Main examination, candidate needs to take care while selecting optional subjects as a few subject combinations are not allowed.
Last Update Saturday 4th February 2012

04-02-2012
Interview test

On Saturday 4th February 2012  The final stage of the examination is Personality Test which carries 300 marks. The interviews are held in March/April every year.
Last Update Saturday 4th February 2012

04-02-2012
ELIGIBILITY CONDITIONS

On Saturday 4th February 2012  Following are the eligibility conditions for appearing in Civil Services Examination 2012. The candidates are advices to check the details in the notification given on official web-site of UPSC or in Employment News dt. 11th February 2012.
Last Update Saturday 4th February 2012

04-02-2012
Nationality

On Saturday 4th February 2012  
Last Update Saturday 4th February 2012

04-02-2012
Age Limits

On Saturday 4th February 2012  
Last Update Saturday 4th February 2012

04-02-2012
Minimum Educational Qualifications

On Saturday 4th February 2012  
Last Update Saturday 4th February 2012

04-02-2012
Number of attempts

On Saturday 4th February 2012  
Last Update Saturday 4th February 2012

04-02-2012
Restrictions on applying for the examination

On Saturday 4th February 2012  
Last Update Saturday 4th February 2012

04-02-2012
Physical Standards

On Saturday 4th February 2012  
Last Update Saturday 4th February 2012

04-02-2012
FEE

On Saturday 4th February 2012  
Last Update Saturday 4th February 2012

04-02-2012
HOW TO APPLY

On Saturday 4th February 2012  
Last Update Saturday 4th February 2012

04-02-2012
LAST DATE FOR RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS

On Saturday 4th February 2012  
Last Update Saturday 4th February 2012

04-02-2012
INSTRUCTIONS TO THE CANDIDATES FOR FILLING ONLINE APPLICATIONS

On Saturday 4th February 2012  Candidates eligible to appear in CSE 2012 can fill their application online at the link given below. The last date for application is 5th March, 2012 which please note.
Last Update Saturday 4th February 2012

04-02-2012
PENALTY FOR WRONG ANSWERS

On Saturday 4th February 2012  The Preliminary Examination 2012 will continue to attract negative marking. However, it is made clear that in some questions the negative marking would be built in.
Last Update Saturday 4th February 2012

04-02-2012
UPSC announces Civil Services (Main) Exam, 2011 Result

On Thursday 1st March 2012  

As per the result of Civil Services (Main) Examination announced by UPSC, approx 2400 candidates have come a little close to the dream career in Civil Services. The last stage of the examination, Personality Test are commencing from 19th March 2012.


Last Update Saturday 14th July 2018

14-07-2018
CIVIL SERVICES (MAIN) EXAMINATION, 2011 Result is out

On Friday 4th May 2012  

The final result of Civil Services Examination 2011 has been declared by Union Public Service Commission on May 4, 2012.


Last Update Saturday 14th July 2018

14-07-2018
Civil Services Examination 2011 Final Result (Merit-List)

On Sunday 6th May 2012  

The merit list released by UPSC has 910 successful candidates which includes 715 male & 195 female candidates recommended for appointment for the posts of IAS, IFS, IPS, IRS and other Central Services.


Last Update Saturday 14th July 2018

14-07-2018
Last Date For Receipt of Applications

On Tuesday 8th March 2011  
Last Update Tuesday 8th March 2011

08-03-2011
How to Apply

On Tuesday 8th March 2011  
Last Update Tuesday 8th March 2011

08-03-2011
Fee

On Tuesday 8th March 2011  
Last Update Tuesday 8th March 2011

08-03-2011
Physical Standards

On Tuesday 8th March 2011  
Last Update Tuesday 8th March 2011

08-03-2011
Restrictions on Applying for the Examination

On Tuesday 8th March 2011  
Last Update Tuesday 8th March 2011

08-03-2011
Number of Attempts

On Tuesday 8th March 2011  
Last Update Tuesday 8th March 2011

08-03-2011
Minimum Educational Qualifications

On Tuesday 8th March 2011  
Last Update Tuesday 8th March 2011

08-03-2011
Age Limits

On Tuesday 8th March 2011  
Last Update Tuesday 8th March 2011

08-03-2011
Eligibility Conditions

On Tuesday 8th March 2011  
Last Update Tuesday 8th March 2011

08-03-2011
Plan of Examination

On Tuesday 8th March 2011  
Last Update Tuesday 8th March 2011

08-03-2011
Centres of Examination

On Tuesday 8th March 2011  
Last Update Tuesday 8th March 2011

08-03-2011
Civil Services Examination 2011

On Tuesday 8th March 2011  
Last Update Tuesday 8th March 2011

08-03-2011
Eligibility Conditions- Physical Standards

On Thursday 9th April 2009  
Last Update Thursday 9th April 2009

09-04-2009
Eligibility Conditions- Fee

On Thursday 9th April 2009  
Last Update Thursday 9th April 2009

09-04-2009
Eligibility Conditions- Minimum Educational Qualifications

On Thursday 9th April 2009  
Last Update Thursday 9th April 2009

09-04-2009
Eligibility Conditions- Restrictions on applying for the examination

On Thursday 9th April 2009  
Last Update Thursday 9th April 2009

09-04-2009
Eligibility Conditions- Age Limits

On Thursday 9th April 2009  
Last Update Thursday 9th April 2009

09-04-2009
Eligibility Conditions- Nationality

On Thursday 9th April 2009  
Last Update Thursday 9th April 2009

09-04-2009
Eligibility Conditions- Number of Attempts

On Wednesday 8th April 2009  
Last Update Wednesday 8th April 2009

08-04-2009

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