CIVIL SERVICE EXAMINATION

The civil Service Examination (CSE) conducted by the Union Public Service Commission ( UPSC ) is one of india’s most prestigious and un-surprisingly one of the toughtest examinations. Aspirants who clear all three stages of this exam (Prelims,Mains and Interview) can become Civil Servants by joining the IAS,IFS,IPS,IRS and more than 20 other such services.

1. ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

Education: Any Graduate degree(distance education included) recognized by UGC/AICTE

Age Limit & Number of Attempt

CATEGORY

ASPIRANT AGE

ATTEMPTS

Genaral

21 TO 32

6

OBC

21 TO 35

9

SC/SC

21 TO 37

Unlimited

EXAMINATION SCHEDULE

February

Notification

June 

Prelims ( Hurdle 1)

July/August

Result of the Prelims

October

October (Hurdle 2)

January

Resultof the Mains

February/March

Personality Test/Interview (Hurdle3)

Aprial/May

Final Result and Selection

Post 1 Year

Training at LBSSNA

Stages of the Examination- The Marathon

STAGE

PAPERS

PAPER PATTERN

TOTALMARKS

Stage 1-Prelims

1+1*

Objective

200

Stage 2- Mains

2+7*

Description

1750

Stage 3- Personality test

NA

Oral

275