IAS 2021 Application Form Available: Know the Steps to Apply Here

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Mar 4, 2021

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March 04, 2021: The Union Public Service Commission has released the notification for IAS Recruitment 2021 today (Thursday, March 04, 2021) on its official website With the release of the notification, the Commission has also opened the Application portal for the exam. All the eligible candidates can apply through the same. The last date of application is March 24, 2021. Even though the details of the vacancies have not been released yet, the Commission has announced a total of 712 vacancies. The exam is expected to be conducted in the month of June, 2021. 

The notification regarding the IAS 2021 Recruitment was delayed due to the ongoing case in the Supreme Court of India in relation to the extra attempt for the exam. The IAS 2021 Notification contains all the information about the eligibility, application fee, exam pattern, etc.  All the candidates must make sure that the details entered in the application form is correct and true to the best of their knowledge as there is no provision to change the details later.

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IAS 2021 Highlights

Name of the Organization Union Public Service Commission
Post Civil Services
Vacancies 712 vacancies
Application Mode Online
Beginning of Online Application March 04, 2021
End of Online Application March 24, 2021
Functions Administrative

Steps to Apply for UPSC IAS 2021 

  1. Visit the official website of UPSC IAS at
  2. Find the ‘Exam Notifications’ tab and click on it.
  3. Look for the link to ‘Apply Online’ and click on it.
  4. You will find a link for Civil Services Part-I Registrations, click on it.
  5. Read the instructions on the application form carefully and click on ‘Yes’.
  6. Fill all the basic personal details asked in the new page.
  7. Click on ‘Continue’ and check all the details already entered there.
  8. If every detail is correct, click on ‘Submit’.
  9. Pay the Application Fees and upload the scanned documents.
  10. Select your exam center and enter the fee payment details.
  11. Find the ‘I agree’ button after the declaration and click on it.
  12. Your registration number will be generated on screen, note it down and save it.

To get a direct link to the IAS 2021 Registration, click here

Scanned Documents Required for UPSC IAS 2021 Application

Document Dimension Size
Photograph 350-1000 Pixels 20-300 Kb
Signature 350-1000 Pixels 20-300 Kb

IAS 2021 Application Fee

Category Application Fee
General/OBC INR 100
SC/ST/PwD/Women Candidates Nil

IAS 2021: Eligibility

  • The candidates have to be between the age of 21 years and 32 years.
  • They must have at least a Bachelor’s Degree from a recognised university or institute.

To know more about the eligibility criteria and the age relaxation, read the IAS 2021 Official Notification here.

To get all the latest recruitment related news, click here.

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.