New Delhi: Applications for the 2021 Civil Services Examination can be submitted by March 24. The preliminary examination will be held on June 27. The notification is for 712 vacancies in Central Services such as Indian Administrative Service and Indian Police Service. Of these, 22 are reserved for people with disabilities.
The application fee is Rs.100. No fee for women, SC, ST, and differently-abled. Applications should be submitted through the website upsc.gov.in.
Notice for Indian Forest Services Examination has also been published. Graduates of recognized universities can apply. Only Indian nationals are eligible for IAS and IPS posts.
The age range is 21-32 years. Reserved categories have statutory exemptions. Those who qualify for the Preliminary Examination can appear for the Main Examination.