The Civil Services Exam (CSE) in India is a nationwide competitive examination conducted by
the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC).
Via the Civil Services Examination, the UPSC recruits candidates for various Central and All India Civil Service posts in the Indian Administrative Service (IAS),
Indian Foreign Service (IFS), Indian Police Service (IPS), Indian Revenue Service (IRS), etc.
|Latest update on Civil Services Exam:
- Civil Services Exam 2022 Notification is out. The last date to apply is 22nd February 2022.
- Civil Services Exam 2022 Dates are out.
- Civil Services Interview 2021 dates are yet to be out.
UPSC Civil Services Exam 2022
The full form of the CSE Exam is Civil Services Exam and it is conducted by a constitutional body, Union Public Service Commission. The notification for 2022 recruitment was released on 2nd February 2022 by the commission. The notification released by the commission is comprehensive in nature and contains all important details to be known by the aspirants. To check out or download the official CSE Notification 2022 PDF, use the link below:
Civil Services Exam Notification 2022: Download PDF Here
The below table provides important information related to Civil Services Examination 2022:
|Name of the Examination
|Civil Services Exam (UPSC CSE Exam | UPSC Civils)
|All India / National Level
|Union Public Service Commission
|Offline / Pen and paper mode
|Number of vacancies in Civil Services 2022
Check detailed Civil Services Vacancy break-up in the linked article.
|The 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 attempts
|6 attempts are allowed for General Category aspirants in UPSC Civil Services
|Civil Service Exam 2021 Dates
- UPSC Civil Services Prelims – October 10, 2021
- UPSC Civil Services Mains – January 7th, 2022 onward
For details on UPSC Exam Dates, visit the linked article.
|Civil Service Exam 2022 Dates
- UPSC CSE Prelims – June 5, 2022
- UPSC CSE Mains – September 16, 2022 onward
Candidates can download the UPSC Civil Service Examination (Preliminary) 2022 Admit Card from the official website once it is released.
For the latest details on Civil Services 2022 Exam, refer to the linked article.
UPSC Civil Services Exam Timeline
Given below is a general time frame within which the UPSC schedules important events of the exam such as the Indian Civil Service notifications and exam dates.