Apply Online for 822 Vacancies @upsc.gov.in before 24 March, Check Application Process, Age Limit & Other Details Here

UPSC Civil Service Prelims 2021 Notification: The online application process is going to close soon at upsc.gov.in on or before 24 March 2021 for recruitment to the various posts through CS(P)E-2021 (including IFoS(P)E-2021) Exam. All candidates such candidates who wish to appear this year for the civil services exam can register themselves through the online mode at upsc.gov.in on or before 24 March 2021. The online applications for  UPSC IAS IFS Prelims Exam 2021 were started on 4 March 2021.

According to the official updates, The exam for CS(P)E-2021 (including IFoS(P)E-2021) shall be conducted on 27 June 2021 across the country. A total of 822 Vacancies will be recruited through this recruitment process out of which 712 vacancies are for Civil Services Exam and 110 are for Indian Forest Services Exam. The candidates are advised to carefully read the Rules of Indian Forest Service Examination and Civil Services Exam notified by the Government.

Candidates should note that the online applications will be only invited for the Civil Services (Preliminary) Exam and IFS (Indian Forest Services). The Candidates who are declared by the Commission to have qualified for admission to the Civil Services (Main) Exam and Indian Forest Services Prelims 2021 will have to apply online again and submit on-line Detailed Application Form-I [DAF-I] along with scanned documents/certificates in support of date of birth, category {viz. SC/ST/ OBC (without OBC Annexure) /EWS [Economically Weaker Sections] (without EWS Annexure) /PwBD / Ex-Serviceman} and educational qualification with required Exam Fee.

Candidates can go through this notification to know about the UPSC Civil Services 2021 Recruitment and UPSC Indian Forest Services (IFS) 2021 Recruitment Exam.

Important Dates:

  • Commencement of submission of the online application process for UPSC IAS IFS Prelims 2021: 4 March 2021
  • Last date for submission of the online application process for UPSC IAS IFS Prelims 2021: 24 March 2021
  • UPSC IAS IFS Prelims 2021 Exam Date: 27 June 2021

UPSC IAS IFS Prelims 2021 Vacancy Details

  • Civil Services (IAS) – 712 Vacancies
  • Indian Forest Services (IFS) – 110 Vacancies

UPSC IAS IFS Prelims 2021 Eligibility Criteria
Educational Qualification:

  • UPSC IAS Civil Services Exam 2021 Required Qualification: The candidate must hold a degree of any of the Universities incorporated by an Act of the Central or State Legislature in India or other educational institutions.
  • UPSC IFS Prelims 2021 Required Qualification: The candidate must hold a Bachelor’s degree with at least one of the subjects namely Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science, Botany, Chemistry, Geology, Mathematics, Physics, Statistics and Zoology or a Bachelor’s degree in Agriculture, Forestry or in Engineering of any of Universities incorporated by an Act of the Central or State Legislature in India or other educational institutions.

UPSC IAS IFS Prelims 2021 Age Limit

  • Age Limit for UPSC IAS (Civil Services) 2021 – A Candidate must have attained the age of 21 years and must not have attained the age of 32 years
  • Age Limit for UPSC IFS 2021 – A Candidate must have attained the age of 21 years and must not have attained the age of 32 years

UPSC IAS (Civil Services) 2021 Official Notification PDF – Released

UPSC IFS (Indian Forest Services) 2021 Official Notification PDF – Released

Official Website

UPSC IAS IFS Prelims 2021 Selection Criteria

The civil services exam comprises two successive stages. i.e. Prelims and Mains and Interview. While The Indian Forest Service Examination, the candidate will have a score in the Civil Services (Preliminary) Exam for the selection of candidates for the Indian Forest Service (Main) Exam. The final list of the candidates for the interview round will be prepared on the basis of mains marks and interview.

How to apply for UPSC IAS IFS Prelims 2021 
Interested candidates will be able to apply for UPSC IAS IFS Prelims 2021 through the online mode at upsc.gov.in from 4 March 2021 onwards. The direct link for registration of UPSC IAS IFS Prelims 2021 will be provided in this article. All candidates are advised to keep their eyes on the official website for the latest updates.

UPSC IAS IFS Prelims 2021 Application Fee

  • Female/SC/ST/Persons with Benchmark Disability Candidates – No Fee
  • All Others – Rs. 100/-

Also Read:

UPSC IAS Prelims 2021 Notification Released @upsc.gov.in, Civil Services (CSE) to be held on 27 June 

UPSC IFS Prelims 2021 Notification Released @upsc.gov.in, Check Exam Date, Qualification, Age Limit and Other Details Here

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