UPSC IAS 2021 Notification, Exam Date, Eligibility,Apply Online

UPSC IAS 2021 Notification, Check Exam Date, Eligibility,Apply Online

Union Public Service Commission(UPSC) released a notification for the recruitment of Civil Services,. Eligible Candidate can apply Online upto 24th March 2021. by knowing the details of UPSC IAS Notification 2021.

Note: Number of Vacancy : 712

UPSC IAS 2021 Recruitment Important Date

Event Date
Date of Release Notification 21st Jan 2021
Start Date to apply Online 4th Mar 2021
Last date to Apply Online 24th March 2021
Prelims Exam Date 27th Jun 2021
Prelims Result Date Updated Soon..
Mains Exam Date Updated Soon…

UPSC IAS 2021 Eligibility Criteria


For IAS, Indian Foreign Services and IPS , candidate must be a citizen of India

For other Services, A candidate mus be either a Citizen of India, Nepal or Bhutan.

Age Limit

Minimum Age – 21 Years

Maximum Age – 32 Years

The Upper age limit will be relaxed in case of the following categories.

SC/ ST – 5 years

OBC- 3 years

Ex- serviceman – 5 years

PwD – 10 Years

Education Qualification

Candidate must have passed degree in any stream from a recognized university incorporated by an Act of the central or State Legislature in India.

Number of attempts

Number of attempts refers to a candidate how much time a candidate appeared in the UPSC Exam

For General candidate – 6 Attempts

For OBC Candidate – 9 Attempts

For SC / ST Candidate – No Restrictions

Physical standard

Candidates must be physically fit according to physical standards for admission to Civil Services Examination, 2020 as per guidelines given in Appendix-III of Rules for Examination published in the Gazette of India Extraordinary.

UPSC IAS 2021 Selection Process 

The selection process for UPSC IAS 2021 comprises of two stage Examination

Preliminary Exam

The Examination shall comprise of two compulsory Papers of 200 marks each.
Note :
(i) Both the question papers will be of the objective type (multiple choice questions) and each will be of two hours duration.
(ii) The General Studies Paper-II of the Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination will be a qualifying paper with minimum qualifying marks fixed at 33%.

(iii) The question papers will be set both in Hindi and English.
(iv) Details of the syllabi are indicated in Part A of Section III

Mains Exam

Mains exam consists of written and Interview. The written exam will consists of the following papers.

Name of Exam Marks
Paper – A(Language Basis) 300
Paper -B English Language 300
Paper to be counted for merit
Paper -I (Essay Writing) 250
Paper – II(General studies -I) 250
Paper -III(General Studies -II) 250
Paper -IV(General Studies-III) 250
Paper -V(General Studies -IV) 250
Paper -VI (Optional Subject Paper -1) 250
Paper -VII(Optional Subject Paper -2) 250
Total 1750

There is 0.33 is negative marking for each wrong answer given by the candidate

UPSC IAS 2021 Civil Services

(i) Indian Administrative Service
(ii) Indian Foreign Service
(iii) Indian Police Service
(iv) Indian Audit and Accounts Service, Group ‘A’
(v) Indian Civil Accounts Service, Group ‘A’
(vi) Indian Corporate Law Service, Group ‘A’
(vii) Indian Defence Accounts Service, Group ‘A’
(viii) Indian Defence Estates Service, Group ‘A’
(ix) Indian Information Service, Junior Grade Group ‘A’
(x) Indian Postal Service, Group ‘A’
(xi) Indian P&T Accounts and Finance Service, Group ‘A’
(xii) Indian Railway Protection Force Service, Group ‘A’
(xiii) Indian Revenue Service (Customs & Indirect Taxes) Group ‘A’
(xiv) Indian Revenue Service (Income Tax) Group ‘A’
(xv) Indian Trade Service, Group ‘A’ (Grade III)
(xvi) Armed Forces Headquarters Civil Service, Group ‘B’ (Section Officer’s Grade)
(xvii) Delhi, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Lakshadweep, Daman & Diu and Dadra & Nagar Haveli Civil Service (DANICS), Group ‘B’
(xviii) Delhi, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Lakshadweep, Daman & Diu and Dadra & Nagar Haveli Police Service (DANIPS), Group ‘B’

(xix) Pondicherry Civil Service (PONDICS), Group ‘B’

UPSC IAS 2021 Recruitment Application Fee

For General candidate – Rs. 100 /-

For SC / ST/Female/ PwD – No Fee

UPSC IAS 2021 Recruitment Preliminary Examination Centres

UPSC(Union Public Service Commission) scheduled the following Exam centres for the Prelims Exam for Civil Services

Agartala Kohima
Agra Kolkata
Ajmer Kozhikode
Aizawl Lucknow
Anantpur(AP) Ludhiana
Aurangabad Madurai
Bangalore Mumbai
Bareilly Mysore
Bhopal Nagpur
Bhilaspur Navi Mumbai
Chandigarh Gautam Buddh Nagar
Chennai Panaji(Goa)
Coimbatore Patna
Cuttak Port Blair
Dehradun Pragaraj(Allahabad)
Delhi Puducherry
Dharwad Pune
Dispur Raipur
Faridabad Rajkot
Gangtok Ranchi
Gaya Sambalpur
Ghaziabad Shillong
Gorakhpur Shimla
Gurgaon Siligudi
Gwalior Srinagar
Hyderabad Thane
Indore Thiruchirapalli
Itanagar Tirupati
Jabalpur Udaipur
Jaipur Varanasi
Jammu Vellore
Jodhpur Vijyavada
Jorhat Vishakhapatnam
Kochi Varangal

UPSC 2021 Recruitment Mains Examination Centres

UPSC Scheduled the examination centre for the Mains Examination

Ahmedabad Jammu
Aizawl Kolkata
Bangaluru Lucknow
Bhopal Mumbai
Chandigarh Patna
Chennai Prayagraj(Allahabad)
Cuttak Raipur
Dehradun Ranchi
Delhi Shillong
Dispur(Guwahati) Shimla
Hyderabad Thiruvananthapuram
Jaipur Vijayawada

UPSC IAS 2021 Recruitment Notification PDF

Candidate can download the Official Notification by clicking on the Below Link

Official Notification

UPSC IAS 2021 Recruitment Apply Online

Eligible candidate can apply online by visiting the below link Upto 24th March 2021.

Apply Online

Click on the above link a Below page screen will appear

Click on Part I Registration.

Fill Information in Part I application and Click on Submit and a registration number will be generated.

Click on Part II Registration and Log In by entering registration number and D.O.B.

Select Mode of  Examination fee, Exam Centre, Uploading of  photograph and Signature , Photo ID etc.

Click on Final Submit button

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