UPsC Notification 2018: Big Announcement for IFs and Civil Services (Download PDF)

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The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has decided to a new rule for candidates who wish to apply for the Civil Service Examination 2018 and Indian Forest Service Examination, 2018.

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  • According to the Release, the government is now extending the age relaxation to the candidates who had been domiciled in the State of Jammu and Kashmir during period from the 1st day of January, 1980 to the 31st day of December, 1989.

Age Limits

A candidate must have minimum age 21 years and maximum age 32 years on 1st August, 2018. The upper age limit prescribed above will be relaxable:

  • Upto a maximum of five years if a candidate belongs to a Scheduled Caste or a Scheduled Tribe.
  • Upto a maximum of three years if a candidates belongs to Other Backward Classes who are eligible to avail of reservation application to such candidates.
  • Upto a maximum of three years in the case of defence Service personnel disabled in operations during hostilities with any foreign country
  • Upto a maximum of five years in the case of ex- servicemen including Commissioned Officers and ESOs/SSCOs who rendered at least five years Military Service as on 1st August, 2018.
  • Upto a maximum of 10 years in the case of:
  1. Low Vision
  2. Hearing Impaired and
  3. Locomotor disablity

Educational Qualifications

  • Candidates should have passed graduate Degree.

Fee Details:

Table Contain Shows the Fee Details
General/OBC candidates₹ 100/-
ST/SC candidatesNo Fee

How to Apply

Selection Process

  • Candidates will be selected based on Written Test, Interview & Personality Test

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- Published/Last Modified on: February 20, 2018

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