UPSC IAS Official notification expected to be released today

UPSC IAS Official notification expected to be released today

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) is expected to release the official notification for Indian Administrative Service (IAS) and Indian Forest Service (IFS) by April 23, 2016.

All the candidates need to keep a constant check on the official website for the registration process.

As soon as the registration process begins, candidates need to submit their applications for the same latest by May 20, 2016.

The examination will be conducted in three levels:

  • Preliminary exam
  • Main examination
  • Personality test

All the candidates will get only six attempts to clear the examination. But, for candidates belonging to Schedule Cast (SC) and Schedule Tribe (ST), the number of attempts policy of the commission will not apply.

Eligibility criteria:

Educational qualification:

Indian Foreign Services (IFS):

  • All the candidates who are interested in applying, must possess a Bachelor’s degree with one compulsory subject, Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Science/ Botany/ Chemistry/Geology/ Mathematics/Physics/ Statistics or Zoology OR a Bachelor’s degree in Agriculture/ Forestry/Engineering from a recognised institute/ university.

All the applicants who are currently appearing for their degree examination are also eligible to apply.

Indian Administrative Services (IAS) And other Services 

  • All the candidates, who are a citizen of India are eligible to apply. However, candidates belonging to Nepal, Bhutan or Tibetan refugees and immigrants with Indian origin are also eligible to apply if they produce a certificate of eligibility that has been issued by the Government of India.

Important dates:

  • The tentative date of release of official notification is April 23
  • The examination will be held on August 7, 2016

Notification Download from official website  – UPSC.GOV.In

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