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Civil Service

Civil Services is one of the most prestigious competitive exams in India. It is conducted by Union Public Service Commission (UPSC). The Exam is popularly known as Civil Services or UPSC or IAS Exam. The exam is conducted for the recruitment of various Civil Services posts of the Government of India. The different Services/Positions include IAS, IPS, IFS, IRS and others. Click her to view the compete list of Services

Syllabus: Mains

Subject And Syllabus

Main Exam

Paper – I: One Indian Language

Paper – II: English

Paper – III: Essay

Paper – IV & V: General Studies.

Paper – VI, VII, VIII & IX: Two subjects from the following list of optional subjects.

Optional Subjects – Mains

Agriculture

CS Exam Centers

UPSC Prelims Exam 2013 would be conducted at the following centers.
AGARTALA AHMEDABAD AIZAWL
ALIGARH ALLAHABAD AURANGABAD
BANGALORE BAREILLY BHOPAL
CHANDIGARH CHENNAI CUTTACK
DEHRADUN DELHI DHARWAD
DISPUR GANGTOK HYDERABAD
IMPHAL ITANAGAR

Examination Pattern

The UPSC Civil Services Exam is conducted in two stages Prelims and Mains which are then followed by an interview.  

Scheme and subjects for the Preliminary and Main Examinations is as follows:

Preliminary Examination    

There are two compulsory papers of 200 marks each in the Civil Services Prelims Exam.    

Important Points:

(i) Both the question papers are of the objective type (multiple choice questions) of two hours each.