The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) releases the official notification for Civil Services Prelims 2020. The number of vacancies to be filled through the examination is expected to be approximately 796 which include 24 vacancies reserved for Persons with Benchmark Disability Category.
Application fee: –
Rs. 100/- (Rupees One Hundred only)
Number of attempts
An applicant is allowed six attempts at Civil Services exam. In case of OBC candidates the number of permissible attempts is nine.
There is no cap on attempts for candidates belonging to SC and ST categories.
Exam pattern: –
The Examination shall comprise of two compulsory Papers of 200 marks each.
The question papers will be set both in Hindi and English.
Both the question papers will be of the objective type (multiple choice questions) and each will be of two hours duration.
The General Studies Paper-II of the Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination will be a qualifying paper with minimum qualifying marks fixed at 33%.
Age limit: –
A candidate must have attained the age of 21 years and must not have attained the age of 32 years on the 1st of August, 2020.
How to apply: –
Candidates are required to apply Online by using the website https://upsconline.nic.in
For detail information CLICK HERE file:///C:/Users/deepa/Downloads/CSP2020-E.pdf
Important dates: –
Online application starts from 12-02-2020
Last date to apply online- 03-03-2020 till 1800 hrs /