UPSC Civil services examination 2013

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UPSC invites application for the recruitment of various kinds of posts as mentioned in below. The last date of receipt of application is 4.4.2013.

Name & no of posts

UPSC will recruit 1000 candidates for the following posts,

(i) Indian administrative service

(ii) Indian foreign service

(iii) Indian police service

(iv) Indian P & T accounts & finance service, Group ‘A’

(v) Indian audit and accounts service, Group ‘A’

(vi) Indian revenue service (customs and central excise), Group ‘A’

(vii) Indian defence accounts service, Group ‘A’

(viii) Indian revenue service (I.T.), Group ‘A’

(ix) Indian ordnance factories service, Group ‘A’ (Assistant Works Manager, Administration)

(x) Indian postal service, Group ‘A’

(xi) Indian civil accounts service, Group ‘A’

(xii) Indian railway traffic service, Group ‘A’

(xiii) Indian railway accounts service, Group 'A'

(xiv) Indian railway personnel service, Group ‘A’

(xv) Post of assistant security commissioner in railway protection force, Group ‘A’

(xvi) Indian defence estates service, Group ‘A’

(xvii) Indian information service (Junior Grade), Group ‘A’

(xviii) Indian trade service, Group 'A' (Gr. III)

(xix) Indian corporate law service, Group "A"

(xx) Armed forces headquarters civil service, Group ‘B’ (Section Officer’s Grade)

(xxi) Delhi, Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Lakshadweep, Daman & Diu and Dadra & Nagar Haveli Civil Service, Group 'B'.

(xxii) Delhi, Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Lakshadweep, Daman & Diu and Dadra & Nagar Haveli Police Service, Group 'B'

(xxiii) Pondicherry civil service, Group 'B'

(xxiv) Pondicherry police service, Group 'B'

Minimum age and educational qualification

The age limit for the eligible candidates must be between 21 years to 30 years. Candidates should be born between 02.08.1983 to 01.08.1992. Candidates must hold a degree from the recognized university or should have the equivalent qualification.

How to apply

Candidates are required to apply online through commission’s website.
Selection procedure

The selection procedure will be based on the two stages:

Preliminary written examination & Written examination and interview

Important dates

Date of notification: 5.03.2013
Last date of receipt of application: 04.04.2013
Date of examination: 26.05.2013

Important instructions

Candidates should use black pen while write the examination, other colors of pens are prohibited.  Candidates should note that there will be penalty mark for the every wrong answers in the objective type questions.

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