The UPSC CMS 2020 interview exam is scheduled for 18 January 2021 and the date was released by the UPSC on 18 December 2020. The exam will be conducted from the New Delhi office of the UPSC. A total of 1191 aspirants got the invitation for the interview round. For applicants of CMS 2020, along with the exam pattern and syllabus, the knowledge of the UPSC CMS 2020 selection process is also necessary. The details of the selection process have been declared in the official notification by UPSC. Candidates under UPSC CMS recruitment will be selected on the basis of their performance in 2 stages:
For more details on exam pattern of Computer-based written test, check UPSC CMS 2020 Paper-wise Exam Pattern and Syllabus
Once the candidates get a nod from the interview conducting authorities, they must prove their medical and physical fitness to the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC). Following proving their physical and medical fitness, the candidates will receive a confirmation from the authorities regarding their selection in the CMS. The whole recruitment process consumes one year.
Candidates must take note that their admission at all stages of examination is provisional. It will only be finalized after verification of the documents. After clearing the final merit list, candidates will be summoned to clear this final stage. Here is the list of the documents prescribed by the commission:
Note: All the documents should be self-attested.
Immediately after the CBT, qualified candidates will be notified by the commission to submit the Detailed Application Form (DAF) online. They have to send this form with each page signed with self-attested copies of the above-mentioned certificates.
Ques. What are the principles of UPSC CMS Tie-Breaking?
Ans. The UPSC has issued new guidelines for resolving the tie between the two candidates. If two candidates have equal marks in the final aggregate total then the following will be considered to give preference and decide the rank of the candidate. These two criteria are :
Ques. Will every applicant receive the admit card for the written test of CMS 2020?
Ans. Yes, if all the candidates who have checked their eligibility and completed the application procedure accordingly, will be able to download the admit card of the CMS 2020 computer-based written test.
Ques. I want a CMS 2020 Mock Test link. Where will I find it?
Ans. We are providing you the UPSC CMS 2020 mock test link right here. Click Prep Test Series
Ques. Was the UPSC CMS 2020 Exam notification postponed?
Ans. Yes, the UPSC CMS 2020 exam notification was postponed once. UPSC CMS 2020 notification was issued on July 29. The UPSC CMS written exam 2020 will be conducted on October 22, 2020.
Ques. Is the answer key published for the UPSC CMS written exam?
Ans. Yes, the answer key of the Computer-based test is released by UPSC after the final result of the CMS exam is published.
Ques. How many candidates passed the written test of UPSC CMS 2019?
Ans. A total of 2667 candidates have passed the written test of UPSC CMS 2019 and are eligible to appear in the Interview/Personality Test of UPSC CMS 2019.
Ques. How many candidates appear on the UPSC CMS exam on average?
Ans. In the UPSC CMS exam 2017, the total number of applications received for the 737 vacancies was 39166. Out of 39166 candidates, only 18183 appeared in the exam.
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