Age relaxation - Two more attempts for civil services [ IAS Updates ]


Now there would be two more attempts for students in UPSC exam. The number of attempts for general category has increased from 4 to 6. However, if all the 6 attempts are exhausted before 30 years of age, there would be no age relaxation. But in case, student has given 4 attempts by the age of 30 years he or she would be given a age relaxation upto 32 years for the same. 

The upper age limit will be relaxable for 5 years for SC/ST candidates, 3 years for OBC candidates and 10 years for physically challenged candidates. 

- Published/Last Modified on: February 22, 2014

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