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About the UPSC CSE Recruitment 2024

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has announced the Civil Services and Forest Service Recruitment for the year 2024. Candidates who aspire to participate in the UPSC IAS/IFS Preliminary recruitment process can submit their applications online starting from 14th February 2024 until 5th March 2024.

To ensure eligibility and obtain comprehensive information regarding the recruitment process, interested candidates are advised to carefully read the official notification. This notification contains details about recruitment eligibility criteria, post information, selection procedures, age limits, pay scales, and other pertinent information.

According to the official website, there will be a total of 1206 vacancies for the U R Rao Satellite Centre & ISRO Telemetry Tracking and Command Network located in Bengaluru. Following the online application process, the Authority will conduct a written examination. Candidates who successfully qualify for the written examination will be selected for recruitment based on merit.

It is crucial for all applicants to thoroughly read and understand the complete information provided below. This ensures that candidates are well-informed about the recruitment process, including eligibility criteria, examination details, selection procedures, and any other relevant instructions or guidelines.

Overview of the UPSC CSE Recruitment 2024

An Overview of the UPSC CSE (Civil Services Examination) Recruitment 2024:

Recruitment AuthorityUnion Public Service Commission (UPSC).
Post NameUPSC CSE Recruitment 2024.
Advt No.2024.
Total Vacancies1206 Posts.
Last Date to Apply05 March 2024.
UPSC CSE Salary/ Pay ScalePost Wise.
Application modeOnline.
CategoryRecruitment 2024.
Job LocationIndia.

Important dates of UPSC CSE Recruitment 2024

Release Date14 February 2024
Application Start Date14 February 2024
Application Last Date05 March 2024
Payment Last Date05 March 2024
UPSC CSE Pree Exam Date26 May 2024
Admit Card Release DateNotify Later

Application Fees for the UPSC CSE Exam

Gen/ OBC/ EWS₹100/-
SC/ ST₹00/-
Payment ModeDebit Card/Credit Card/ Net Banking, or UPI Mode Only

Age limit for the UPSC CSE vacancy 2024

The age limit for the UPSC CSE (Civil Services Examination) as of 01.08.2024 is as follows:

Minimum Age21 years
Maximum Age32 years
Age RelaxationExtra as per the Authority Rules

UPSC CSE 2024 post details

Post NameTotalUPSC CSE Eligibility 2024
Indian Administrative Service (IAS)1056Graduation Degree in Any Stream.
Indian Forest Service (IFS)150Graduation Degree with One Subject Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science Botany, Geology, Statistics & Zoology, Physics, Chemistry Mathematics, Agriculture, OR Equivalent.
For more complete information please read the UPSC CSE Vacancy 2024 PDF Notification.

Total Posts: 1206

UPSC Civil Services Department Details 2024 :

Indian Administrative Service (IAS)Indian Forest Service (IFS)Indian Police Service (IPS)
Indian P&T Accounts & Finance Service Group AIndian Audit and Accounts Service Group AIndian Defence Accounts Service Group A
Indian Revenue Service (I.T.) Group AIndian Postal Service Group AIndian Civil Accounts Service Group A
Indian Railway Traffic Service Group APondicherry Civil Service, Group BPondicherry Police Service Group B
Indian Trade Service Group A (Grade III )Indian Corporate Law Science, Group AIndian Information Service (Junior Grade), Group A
Indian Defence Accounts Services, Group AIndian Revenue Service (I.T.) Group AIndian Railway Accounts Service, Group A
Indian Railway Personnel Service Group AIndia Defence Estates Service, Group AAssistance Security Commissioner in Railways Protection Force Group A
Indian Ordnance Factories Service Group AIndia Revenue Service (Customs and Central Excise)Armed Forces Headquarters Civil Service Group B

The selection process for UPSC CSE

The selection process for UPSC CSE (Civil Services Examination) Recruitment 2024 involves multiple stages. Candidates must ensure they meet the eligibility criteria before applying. The selection process includes:

  1. Written Exam (Preliminary and Mains): Candidates need to clear both the Preliminary and Mains examinations to proceed further in the selection process.
  2. Interview: Shortlisted candidates from the Mains examination will be called for an interview conducted by the selection panel.
  3. Document Verification: Candidates are required to provide authentic documents and details during the verification process to confirm their eligibility.
  4. Medical Examination: Selected candidates may undergo a medical examination to ensure they meet the medical standards specified for the respective positions.
  5. Merit List: The final selection is based on the combined performance in the written examination, interview, document verification, and medical examination. A merit list is prepared based on the candidates’ overall performance.

During the document verification process (DVP), no new documents will be accepted. Candidates should ensure that they provide all required documents accurately during the online application process to avoid discrepancies during verification.

UPSC Prelims 2024 Exam Pattern

The exam pattern of UPSC Prelims 2024 is mentioned below:

PaperSubjectsNo. of QuestionMarksDuration
1General Studies (GS)1002002 hours (9:30 AM to 11:30 AM)
2CSAT802002 hours (2:30 PM to 4:30 PM)

UPSC Mains 2024 Exam Pattern

The exam pattern of UPSC Mains 2024 is mentioned below:

Paper: AOne of the Indian Language to be selected by the candidate from 
the Languages included in the Eighth Schedule to the Constitution
Paper: BEnglish300
Papers Counted for Merit
Paper: IEssay250
Paper: IIGeneral Studies: I (Indian Heritage and Culture, History and Geography of the World and Society)250
Paper: IIIGeneral Studies: II (Governance, Constitution, Polity, Social Justice and International Relations)250
Paper: IVGeneral Studies: III (Technology, Economic Development, Bio-diversity, Environment, Security and Disaster Management)250
Paper: VGeneral Studies: IV (Ethics, Integrity and Aptitude)250
Paper: VIOptional Subject: Paper 1250
Paper: VIIOptional Subject: Paper 2250
Sub Total (Written Test)1750
Personality Test275
Grand Total2025

How to apply for the IAS / IFS Preliminary Exam 2024

To fill out the IAS / IFS Preliminary Exam 2024 online form, follow these steps:

  1. One Time Registration (OTR): Candidates must complete the One Time Registration process on the official UPSC website. This registration provides basic information and creates a profile for future applications.
  2. Photo Instructions: Ensure that your photo is recent and not more than 10 days old. The name and date of taking the photo should be written on it. The background should be white.
  3. OBC Certificate: If you belong to the OBC category, ensure that your certificate is issued after 01 April 2023.
  4. Application Period: The application window for UPSC Civil Services / Forest Service IAS / IFS Prelim Exam Recruitment 2024 is open from 14/02/2024 to 05/03/2024.
  5. Read Notification: Before applying, carefully read the official notification provided by UPSC for Recruitment 2024. Ensure that you meet all the eligibility criteria and understand the application process.
  6. Collect Documents: Gather all necessary documents including eligibility proofs, ID proofs, address details, and other basic information required for the application.
  7. Prepare Scanned Documents: Scan your photo, signature, ID proof, and any other required documents as per the specifications mentioned in the notification.
  8. Fill Out Application Form: Complete the online application form with accurate information. Double-check all details before submission.
  9. Preview Application: Before submitting the form, review all entries and ensure the correctness of the information provided.
  10. Final Submission: Once satisfied with the form, submit it online.
  11. Print Final Form: After successful submission, take a printout of the final submitted form for your records.

By following these steps diligently, you can complete the online application process for the IAS /IFS Preliminary Exam 2024 conducted by UPSC.

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UPSC Notification 2024 pdfIAS | IFS
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Q. What is the Starting Date for UPSC CSE Online Registration 2024?

14 February 2024.

Q. What is the last Date for UPSC CSE Online Registration 2024?

05 March 2024.

Q. What are the total posts of UPSC CSE recruitment?

Total 1206 Posts.

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