CIVIL SERVICES EXAMINATION Last Date is 5th March 2024 – Vacancies & Requirements – How to Apply


Preliminary Examination of the Civil Services Examination for recruitment to the
Services and Posts mentioned below will be held by the Union Public Service Commission on 26h May, 2024 in accordance with the Rules published by the Department of Personnel & Training in the Gazette of India Extraordinary dated 14th February, 2024. 

Name of the ExaminationCivil Services Exam (UPSC CSE Exam )
Exam LevelAll India / National Level
Conducting BodyUnion Public Service Commission
Exam modeOffline / Pen and paper mode
Number of vacancies in Civil Services 20231056 (40 vacancies reserved for Persons with Benchmark Disability Category)
EligibilityThe Civil Services Age Limit for Indian Citizens is between 21 – 32 years. For details on eligibility and age relaxation, see Civil Services Age Limit.
Number of attempts6 attempts, SC / SC Unlimited, 9 for GL/EWS/OBC
Civil Service Exam 2024 DatesUPSC CSE Prelims – May 26, 2024 & UPSC CSE Mains – September 20, 2024
OTR Modification In the case, the candidate after registration of
OTR applies for the first time in this examination last date of modification of OTR would be 12.03.2024.

The number of vacancies to be filled through the examination is expected to be approximately 1056 which include 40 vacancies reserved for Persons with Benchmark Disability Category, i.e.

  • 06 Vacancies for candidates of (a) blindness and low vision;
  • 12 Vacancies for (b) deaf and hard of hearing;
  • 09 Vacancies for (c) locomotor disability including cerebral palsy, leprosy cured, dwarfism, acid attack victims and muscular dystrophy; and
  • 13 Vacancies for (e) multiple disabilities from amongst persons under clauses (a) to (c)
    including deaf-blindness.

For More Information visit: UPSC Official website 

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