UPSC 2021 IAS (CSE Exam) & IFS Notification Out: Total 822 Vacancies; Apply online; Check other details here

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Mar 20, 2021

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UPSC has released notifications for various posts in Civil Services and Indian Forest Services (IFS) on the official website. Check the other details here.

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) is a government body responsible for the recruitment of various Group ‘A’ and ‘B’ officers in various departments such as IAS, IPS, IRS, etcetera. The Commission is ready to fill up the vacancies in Civil Services and Indian Forest Services this year. The commission has released notifications regarding the same on March 4, 2021. 

IAS (UPSC CSE) Exam 2021

The UPSC had released an official notification on its official website on March 4, 2021, regarding filling up the Civil Services vacancies. According to the notification, a total of 712 vacancies are to be filled by this examination, out of which, 22 vacancies are reserved for the candidates having benchmark disabilities. 

The following table depicts more information about the UPSC Civil Services Exam (Prelim) 2021:

Name of Exam UPSC Civil Service 2021 Prelim
Conducting Authority Union Public Service Commission (UPSC)
Last Date of Application March 24, 2021 06:00 PM
Number of Vacancies 712
Date of Exam June 27, 2021
Official Website

UPSC IAS Eligibility Criteria:

Candidates must check the eligibility criteria before applying for the UPSC Civil Services exam to avoid their candidature getting cancelled at the last moment. The eligibility criteria for appearing in the UPSC Civil Services 2021 Prelim Exam is as follows:

Description Requirement
Nationality The candidate must be a citizen of India.
Educational Qualification The candidate must be a graduate. (No minimum marks)  MBBS Doctors who are in their last year of study i.e. internship are also eligible.
Age Limit The candidate must have completed the age of 21 years and must not exceed the age of 32 years.
The candidate must not be born before August 2, 1989, and not later than August 1, 2000

Indian Forest Service Exam 2021

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) on March 4, 2021, released a notification for the conduction of the IFS exam 2021 on their official website. UPSC is going to conduct an examination for the recruitment of 110 vacant IFS post. More details regarding the same is depicted in the table below.

Name Of Exam Indian Forest Service 2021
Conducting Authority Union Public Service Commission (UPSC)
Total Vacancies 110
Last Date To Apply March 24, 2021 6:00 PM
Date of Exam June 27, 2021
Official Website

The eligibility criteria for the IFS Exam 2021 is the same as those for the UPSC Civil Service Exam. Candidates must check their eligibility for the examination before applying for it.

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