UPSC NOTIFICATION 2019: Qualifications, Age Limit, Syllabus, Application Fee

The Civil Services consisting of Preliminary Examination for getting into various services and Posts listed below as per instruction of Union Public Service Commission in the month of June 2019 in the acceptance of rules specified by the Department of Personnel and Training.

Qualifying this exam is not the cup of tea of everyone but you need to have a full determination and perseverance just to get through the exam.

The UPSC 2019 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’.

(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 Educational Qualifications 


The contender will have to take a hold of degree/qualification issued by any prominent University assimilated by an Act of the Central or State Legislature in India or other educational institutions set up by an Act of Parliament or professed as one of the reputed and Universities Under Section-3 of the University Grants Commission Act, 1956, or acquire qualification corresponding to that.

Age Limit: 


  • An aspirant who have acquired 21 years of their age and should not be acquiring 32 years on 1st of August 2019
  • The upper age limit prescribed above will be excluded in the given ways-:
  • Equal to the maximum of five years in case students are from Scheduled Caste or a Scheduled Tribe;
  • Equal to the maximum of three years suppose they are from Other Backward Classes who are qualified enough to grab the reservation relevant to these students
  • Equal to the maximum of three years if they are from Defence Services, who are not in action at the time of conflict with the foreign country
  • Equal to the maximum of five years in the case of ex-servicemen including Commissioned Officers and ECOs/SSCOs who have rendered at least five years Military Service as on 1st August 2018 and have been released;

The Pattern of Exam:


The examination includes two succeeding stages-

(i) Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination (Objective Type) for choosing the students for Main Examination; and

(ii) Civil Services (Main) Examination (Written and Interview) for choosing the students in various Services and posts.

Exam Syllabus: 


Part A—Preliminary Examination

Paper I – (200 marks)

Duration: Two hours

  • Current events of national and international importance.
  • History of India and Indian National Movement.
  • Indian and World Geography-Physical, Social, Economic Geography of India and the World.
  • Indian Polity and Governance-Constitution, Political System, Panchayati Raj, Public Policy, Rights Issues, etc.
  • Economic and Social Development-Sustainable Development, Poverty, Inclusion, Demographics, Social Sector Initiatives, etc.
  • General issues on Environmental ecology, Bio-diversity, and climate change – that do not require subject specialization.
  • General Science.

Paper II-(200 marks)

Duration: Two hours

  • Comprehension;
  • Interpersonal skills including communication skills;
  • Logical reasoning and analytical ability;
  • Decision making and problem-solving;
  • General mental ability;
  • Basic numeracy (numbers and their relations, orders of magnitude, etc.) (Class X level), Data interpretation (charts, graphs, tables, data sufficiency etc. — Class X level);

Part B—Main Examination

The main Examination is set for the purpose of estimating the complete academic qualities and knowledge of students instead of offering the diverse range of information.

The exam is described as General Studies papers (Paper II to Paper V) in a way that any skilled student will be capable of answering them.

The possibility of the syllabus for optional subject papers (Paper VI and Paper VII) for the examination is designed to the extent of the higher level than the bachelors’ degree and lower than the masters’ degree.

Application Fee: 


Contenders including Female/SC/ST/Persons with Benchmark Disability. Aspirants who have been released from the criteria of the fee) will be needed to Rs. 100/ through the money received from Branch of State Bank of India or by Visa/Master/Repay Credit/Debit Card or Internet Banking of SBI.

(I) Centers For Civil Services (Preliminary) EXAMINATION:

The Examination will be conducted at Centres-

AGARTALA GHAZIABAD GAUTAM BUDDH NAGAR
AGRA GORAKHPUR PANAJI (GOA)
AJMER GURGAON PATNA
AHMEDABAD GWALIOR PORT BLAIR
AIZAWL HYDERABAD PUDUCHERRY
ALIGARH IMPHAL PUNE
ALLAHABAD INDORE RAIPUR
ANANTPUR (ANDHRA PRADESH) ITANAGAR RAJKOT
AURANGABAD JABALPUR RANCHI
BANGALORE JAIPUR SAMBALPUR
BAREILLY JAMMU SHILLONG
BHOPAL JODHPUR SHIMLA
BILASPUR JORHAT SILIGUDI
CHANDIGARH KOCHI SRINAGAR
CHENNAI KOHIMA THANE
COIMBATORE KOLKATA THIRUVANANTHAPURAM
CUTTACK KOZHIKODE
(CALICUT)
TIRUCHIRAPALLI
DEHRADUN  LUCKNOW TIRUPATI
DELHI LUDHIANA UDAIPUR
DHARWAD MADURAI VARANASI
DISPUR MUMBAI VELLORE
FARIDABAD MYSORE VIJAYAVADA
GANGTOK NAGPUR VISHAKHAPATNAM
GAYA NAVI MUMBAI WARANGAL

(II) Centers For Civil Services (Mains) EXAMINATION:

 

AHMEDABAD DEHRADUN MUMBAI
AIZAWL DELHI PATNA
ALLAHABAD DISPUR (GUWAHATI) RAIPUR
BANGALURU HYDERABAD RANCHI
BHOPAL JAIPUR SHILLONG
CHANDIGARH JAMMU  SHIMLA
CHENNAI KOLKATA THIRUVANANTHAPURAM
CUTTACK LUCKNOW VIJAYAWADA