Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) on Friday released the official notification of civil services prelims exam 2021. The online application process has also been started. Interested and eligible candidates can apply online at upsc.gov.in on or before March 24. This year, approximately 712 vacancies are expected to be filled which include 22 vacancies reserved for Persons with Benchmark Disability Category. Check all important details related to UPSC Civil Services Exam 2021 here:
Unreserved category: Rs 100.
Female candidates, SC/ST/ PwD – Nil
Candidates who have a bachelor's degree in any discipline from a recognized university can apply for the UPSC civil services exam 2021. The candidate must be aged between 21 years and 32 years on the 1st of August, 2021. This means the candidate was born after 2nd August 1989 and before 1st August 2000. Relaxation in the upper age limit has been provided to the candidates belonging to reserved categories.
Candidates will have to clear a preliminary exam. There will be two compulsory papers. Each paper will carry 200 marks. The duration of the exam for each paper will be 2 hours. The questions will be objective in nature. Candidates who clear the preliminary exam will appear for the UPSC CSE main exam.
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Paper-II: 200 marks — 2 hours
Paper-II 200 marks — 2 hours (CSAT)
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