If you are looking for the details related to UPSC online application for prelims exam,you are at right place. This article will give you link to apply and will cover details given in latest UPSC notification. UPSC conducts Preliminary Examination every year. This Preliminary exam is same for IAS, IPS, Indian Foreign Services as well as Indian Forest Services. Online registration forms are to be filled by aspirants of all above services. If you wish to appear any of the above civil cervices, you can’t miss this article.

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 Notification for UPSC Online Application upsc Online registration & Application

Candidates willing to appear in both the examination, the Civil Services Examination and Indian Forest Service Examination can apply through only one common UPSC online application form, if they fulfill all eligibility criteria.

The candidates who wish to appear in Indian Forest Service Examination need to appear and qualify the Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination.So, they need to apply from the same UPSC online registration process.Once they get success in qualifying preliminary examination , they will be eligible for the second stage of Indian Forest Service (Main) Examination (Written and Interview). After prelims, further stages of UPSC will not be same for both the categories.

 UPSC Online Application Procedure

How to fill Online Application For UPSC?

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Look for

“Online application for various examinations of UPSC”

Keep your cursor

on  the ‘Examination’ menu. You will find one link which will display a set of two options namely “PART-I Registration” and “PART-II Registration”.

You have to go

for “PART-I Registration” link. It will take you to the list of all the active upsc online application for different examinations, now select to apply for examination you wish to apply for.

Before moving for UPSC online registration process, know about followings.

First, you should ensure that you are fulfilling all eligibility conditions for admission to the Examination. Your admission at all the stages of the UPSC exam will be provision till you satisfy the prescribed eligibility conditions.

Remember, mere issue of Admit Card to you will not imply that your candidature has been finally cleared by the UPSC.

Commission verifies of eligibility conditions with reference to original documents only after the candidate has qualified for Interview/Personality Test. Application via UPSC online procedure will waste your money, if you don’t fulfill eligibility criteria.

2. Only Online Registration for UPSC Exam:

You are required to apply for UPSC exams through online only, for the purpose you should visit the website www.upsconline.nic.in . 

If you are looking for offline application, it is not available.Your application will not be accepted by any other mode. You don’t need to take UPSC online process as a tough task. We will explain you in detail complete process of applying through online for UPSC.

3. Submission Date for UPSC Online Registration Form:

UPSC Online Applications for the above said examination can be filled up to given date in notification only. Last date generally falls in March. Stay tuned with us, we will update.

 4. e-Admit Card For UPSC Exam:

e-Admit Card for UPSC exam shall be issued three weeks before the commencement of the examination to the eligible candidates. You can download your e-Admit Card from UPSC website [www.upsc.gov.in]. The UPSC will not post Admission Certificate. You should take all cautious while giving  valid active E-Mail I.D. at the time of filling up UPSC Online Application Form.

 5. Facilitation Counter OF UPSC: 

UPSC makes arrangement for giving solution of all your queries. Online application process has been made to make the process faster but UPSC also extends its supportive hands through its facilitation counters. You can contact UPSC’s Facilitation Counter near ‘C’ Gate of its campus personally or through  Telephone No. 011-23385271/011-23381125/011-23098543 on working days between 10.00 hrs and 17.00 hrs. for any guidance/information/clarification regarding your online applications, candidature etc.

6. Moblie Phones are strictly BANNED in UPSC Exams:

Use of technology is allowed till UPSC online application process. Yes, of-course you can do IAS preparation via internet but Mobile phones, Bluetooth or any other communication devices are not allowed inside UPSC examination premises.

It would be better to not carry any of the banned items including mobile phones/Bluetooth or any valuable/costly items to the venue of the examination. The Commission will not be responsible either for an arrangement for safe-keeping or for any loss.

7. Check for UPSC Exam pattern .

8. Check for UPSC exam center.

Whether you are filling UPSC online form to appear in Civil Services or for Indian Forest Services, information given above related to UPSC Preliminary Exam is common for all. We give our best wishes to all aspirants.


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