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UPSC Civil Services (Prelims) Exam 2022: Apply Online for 861 Vacancy

UPSC Civil Services Prelims Exam 2022 Download Admit Card:

Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released an advertisement for Civil Service (Prelims) Exam 2022. This year 861 vacancies will fill up through Civil Service Preliminary Examination 2022. Candidates may download their Preliminary Exam Admit Card at UPSC recruitment portal (www.upsconline.nic.in).

Recruitment Authority Union Public Service Commission (UPSC)
Mode of Apply Online
Last Date 22 Feb 2022

UPSC Civil Services Prelims Exam 2022 Details:

Name of Examination: UPSC Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination 2022

Total Vacancy: 861

Name of services:

(i) Indian Administrative Service
(ii) Indian Foreign Service
(iii) Indian Police Service
(iv) Indian Audit and Accounts Service, Group ‘A’
(v) Indian Civil Accounts Service, Group ‘A’
(vi) Indian Corporate Law Service, Group ‘A’
(vii) Indian Defence Accounts Service, Group ‘A’
(viii) Indian Defence Estates Service, Group ‘A’
(ix) Indian Information Service, Junior Grade Group ‘A’
(x) Indian Postal Service, Group ‘A’
(xi) Indian P&T Accounts and Finance Service, Group ‘A’
(xii) Indian Railway Protection Force Service, Group ‘A’
(xiii) Indian Revenue Service (Customs & Indirect Taxes) Group ‘A’
(xiv) Indian Revenue Service (Income Tax) Group ‘A’
(xv) Indian Trade Service, Group ‘A’ (Grade III)
(xvi) Armed Forces Headquarters Civil Service, Group ‘B’ (Section Officer’s Grade)
(xvii) Delhi, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Lakshadweep, Daman & Diu and Dadra & Nagar
Haveli Civil Service (DANICS), Group ‘B’
(xviii) Delhi, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Lakshadweep, Daman & Diu and Dadra & Nagar Haveli Police Service (DANIPS), Group ‘B’
(xix) Pondicherry Civil Service (PONDICS), Group ‘B’

Eligibility Criteria of UPSC Civil Services (Prelims) Exam:

Age Limit: A candidate must have attained the age of 21 years and must not have attained the age of 32 years on the 1st of August, 2022 i.e., the candidate must have been born not earlier than 2nd August, 1990 and not later than 1st August, 2001.

Age Relaxation: The upper age limit is relaxable by 5 years for SC/ST candidates and 3 years for OBC candidates.

Educational Qualification: A candidate must hold a degree of any of the 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.

UPSC Civil Services (Prelims) Exam Scheme:

The Civil Services Examination will consist of two successive stages :

(i) Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination (Objective type) 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 noted above.

Examination Centres in Assam: Jorhat and Dispur .

Application Fee of UPSC Civil Services (Preliminary) Exam:

• General/ OBC: Rs. 100/-
• SC/ ST/ Female & PwBD: Nill
• Payment Mode: Depositing the money in any Branch of SBI by cash/ Net Banking/ Credit/ Debit card 

How to Apply for UPSC Civil Services Preliminary Examination ?

Interested and eligible candidates may apply online for Civil Services (Prelims) Exam 2022 through online mode by visiting the official UPSC Recruitment Portal at  (www.upsconline.nic.in).

Important Dates of UPSC Civil Services (Prelims) Examination 2022:

• Starting date of submission of online application: 2nd February 2022
• Last date of submission of online application: 22nd February 2022, 6 PM

Important Links

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Official Website: upsc.gov.in