UPSC Civil Services (IAS) & IFoS Prelims 2019 Notification: Apply for 986 Posts @upsconline.nic.in
UPSC Civil Services (IAS) & IFoS Prelims 2019 Notification & Online Registration: Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released the UPSC Prelims 2019 aka UPSC Civil Services (IAS) & IFoS Prelims 2019 Notification today. A total of 986 vacancies have been notified in the official notification. Interested candidates can apply to these posts through the official website of UPSC, i.e. upsconline.nic.in.
The online applications can be filled from 19 February 2019 to 18 March 2019. Candidates are required to pay a fee of Rs.100/- either by depositing the money in any branch of SBI by cash, or by using net banking facility of State Bank of India or by using any Visa/Master/RuPay Credit/Debit Card. Reserved Category candidates are exempted from the payment of Fee.
As per the official notification, the union public service commission will conduct both the exams on same day i.e. 2 June 2019 at various exam centres. Candidates can get the idea from this article about the number of posts, eligibility, exam pattern, selection process, application fee, how to apply etc.
Name of the Posts:
Indian Administrative Service.
Indian Foreign Service.
Indian Police Service.
Indian P & T Accounts & Finance Service, Group ‘A’.
Indian Audit and Accounts Service, Group ‘A’.
Indian Revenue Service (Customs and Central Excise), Group ‘A’.
Indian Defence Accounts Service, Group ‘A’.
Indian Revenue Service (I.T.), Group ‘A’.
Indian Ordnance Factories Service, Group ‘A’ (Assistant Works Manager, Administration).
Indian Postal Service, Group ‘A’.
Indian Civil Accounts Service, Group ‘A’.
Indian Railway Traffic Service, Group ‘A’.
Indian Railway Accounts Service, Group ‘A’.
Indian Railway Personnel Service, Group ‘A’.
Post of Assistant Security Commissioner in Railway Protection Force, Group ‘A’
Indian Defence Estates Service, Group ‘A’.
Indian Information Service (Junior Grade), Group ‘A’.
Indian Trade Service, Group ‘A’ (Gr. III).
Indian Corporate Law Service, Group “A”.
Armed Forces Headquarters Civil Service, Group ‘B’ (Section Officer’s Grade).
Delhi, Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Lakshadweep, Daman & Diu and Dadra & Nagar Haveli Civil Service, Group ‘B’.
Delhi, Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Lakshadweep, Daman & Diu and Dadra & Nagar Haveli Police Service, Group ‘B’.
Pondicherry Civil Service, Group ‘B’.
Pondicherry Police Service, Group ‘B’
The number of vacancies to be filled on the result of the examination is expected to be
approximately 896 which include 39 reserved for Persons with Benchmark Disability
Category, i.e. 8 vacancies for candidates of (a) blindness and low vision; 11 Vacancies for (b) deaf
and hard of hearing; 15 Vacancies for (c) locomotor disability including cerebral palsy, leprosy
cured, dwarfism, acid attack victims and muscular dystrophy; and 5 Vacancies for (e) multiple
disabilities from amongst persons under clauses (a) to (c) including deaf-blindness. The final
number of vacancies may undergo a change after getting a firm number of vacancies from Cadre
Controlling Authorities. Reservation will be made for candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes.
Scheduled Tribes, Other Backward Classes, the Economically Weaker Sections and Persons with
Benchmark Disability in respect of vacancies as may be fixed by the Government.
Total Number of Vacancies: 896
Educational Qualification: Any Graduate
Eligibility Criteria for UPSC Civil Services (IAS) & IFoS Prelims 2019
Educational Qualification: Candidate should have a degree from a recognized University.
Age Limit – 21- 32 years (Age relaxation for reserved category candidates as per govt. norms)
Exam Pattern of UPSC Civil Services (IAS) & IFoS Prelims 2019
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.
How to apply for UPSC Civil Services (IAS) & IFoS Prelims 2019
Candidates will be able to apply online once the notification is out. The last date of online application is 18 March 2019. Candidates are advised to keep a track on the official website for latest updates.
Important Dates UPSC Civil Services (IAS) & IFoS Prelims 2019
Commencement of submission of online application: 19 February 2019
Last date for submission of online application: 18 March 2019
UPSC Civil Services and IFS Preliminary Exam Date: 2 June 2019
Official Notification: CSP – Click Here | IFS – Click Here
Apply Online: Click Here