The UPSC Combined Medical Services Examination (CMS) 2021 is conducted by the Union Public Service Commission to fill the vacancies of Medical Officers in different departments. If the candidates fail to meet the eligibility criteria, then the application form of the aspirants will be rejected automatically. The UPSC CMS notification 2021 will be released on May 5, 2021. From the same date, the Combined Medical Services registration will be started. Before applying for the exam, the desired candidates should know about the UPSC CMS eligibility criteria.
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A candidate must be either:
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|Scheduled Caste (SC)||Up to 5 years|
|Scheduled Tribe (ST)||Up to 5 years|
|Other Backward Classes (OBC)||Up to 3 years|
|Domicile of Jammu & Kashmir||Up to 5 years|
|Ex-servicemen (including Commissioned Officers and ECOs/SSCOs who have rendered at least five years of Military Service)||Up to 5 years|
|Defence Services Personnel ( disabled in operations during hostilities with any foreign country or in a disturbed area and released as a consequence thereof)||Up to 3 years|
|Military Service Persons (in the case of ECOs/SSCOs who have completed an initial period of assignment of 5 years Military Service)||Up to 5 Years|
|General Candidates with Physical Disability||Up to 10 years|
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Candidates must be physically and medically fit according to the physical/medical standards for the Combined Medical Services Examination 2021 as per regulations of CMSE.
Candidates who satisfy the above-mentioned requirements can apply for the UPSC CMS 2021 exam. To apply online. candidates have to visit the official website of UPSC.
Ques. Can a final year candidate of M.B.B.S.apply for UPSC CMS 2021 exam?
Ans. Yes, A candidate who has appeared or has yet to appear at the final M.B.B.S. Examination may also apply.
Ques. When will the UPSC CMS 2021 notification be released?
Ans. The Commission has released the official notification on May 5, 2021.
Ques. Is B.pharmacy degree holder candidates eligible for UPSC CMS exam?
Ans. No, the minimum educational qualification required to appear in the UPSC CMS exam is MBBS degree.
Ques. What is the CMS Exam?
Ans. The Combined Medical Services also known as CMS exam is conducted once in every calendar year by UPSC for recruitment as Medical Officer in different organizations such as Indian Railways, Indian and Ordnance Factories operating under the Government of India.
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