UPSC Civil Services Examination 2015: Notification on Important Dates, Vacancies, Eligibilty, How to apply

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By : Deepika Mohan
Last Updated: Wed, Feb 01, 2017 12:59 hrs
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Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released the notification for Civil Services Examination 2015. 

Total No. of Vacancies: 1129
Examination Date: 23rd August 2015

Preliminary Examination will be held  for the recruitment to the posts mentioned below: 

  • Indian Administrative Service.
  • Indian Foreign Service.
  • Indian Police Service.
  • Indian P & T Accounts & Finance Service, Group ‘A’.
  • Indian Audit and Accounts Service, Group ‘A’.
  • Indian Revenue Service (Customs and Central Excise), Group ‘A’.
  • Indian Defence Accounts Service, Group ‘A’.
  • Indian Revenue Service (I.T.), Group ‘A’.
  • Indian Ordnance Factories Service, Group ‘A’ (Assistant Works Manager, Administration).
  • Indian Postal Service, Group ‘A’.
  • Indian Civil Accounts Service, Group ‘A’.
  • Indian Railway Traffic Service, Group ‘A’.
  • Indian Railway Accounts Service, Group 'A'.
  • Indian Railway Personnel Service, Group ‘A’.
  • Post of Assistant Security Commissioner in Railway Protection Force, Group‘A’
  • Indian Defence Estates Service, Group ‘A’.
  • Indian Information Service (Junior Grade), Group ‘A’.
  • Indian Trade Service, Group 'A' (Gr. III).
  • Indian Corporate Law Service, Group "A".
  • Armed Forces Headquarters Civil Service, Group ‘B’ (Section Officer’s Grade).
  • Delhi, Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Lakshadweep, Daman & Diu and Dadra &
  • Nagar Haveli Civil Service, Group 'B'.
  • Delhi, Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Lakshadweep, Daman & Diu and Dadra &
  • Nagar Haveli Police Service, Group 'B'.
  • Pondicherry Civil Service, Group 'B'.
  • Pondicherry Police Service, Group 'B'

  1. The 1129 vacancies include 29 vacancies reserved for P.H. Category,i.e. 13 vacancies for LDCP, 5 vacancies for B/LV and 11 Vacancies for H.I. 
  2. The final number of vacancies may undergo change after getting firm number of vacancies from Cadre Controlling Authorities.
  3. Reservation will be made for candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes. Scheduled Tribes, Other Backward Classes and Physically Disabled Categories in respect of vacancies as may be fixed by the Government.

For further details on Eligibility, how to apply and other important information, click on the link given below: 

The Civil Service Examination, conducted by UPSC is held to recruit suitable candidates for various Civil Services of the Government of India. This includes Indian Administrative Service (IAS), Indian Foreign Service (IFS), Indian Police Service (IPS), Indian Revenue Service (IRS) among others.

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