IAS 2017

ABOUT IAS

ABOUT IAS

IAS is the short form of Indian Administrative Service. It is one of the prestigious services among the 24 services like IPS, IFS etc for the which the UPSC conduct Civil Services Examination (CSE) for selecting the candidates. An officer selected into the IAS gets exposure in very diverse roles like the collector, commissioner, head of public sector units, chief secretary, cabinet secretary etc. Not only the experience and challenges, but also the scope of making positive changes in the life of millions in India makes IAS a unique career choice.

Eligibility:

  • The applying candidates must be a citizen of India a citizen of India or a subject of Nepal or a subject of Bhutan or a Tibetan refugee satisfying certain conditions or a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Myanmar, Sri Lanka or some specified East African countries and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.
  • Appliers should have degree or diploma in relevant stream from recognized university or institutions with appropriate working experience.

Exam Pattern:

AS New Exam Pattern 2017 has declared by UPSC for those candidates who want to appear in Prelims and Mains exams.  Candidates can collect the details about IAS New Exam Pattern 2017 from the below section.

Weightage of Marks

Marks in the Final Main examination will as:

Subject

Marks

General studies four papers

1,000

Optional subject I & II Paper

500

Essay

200

English Paper

100

Personality Test

275

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

After the declare amendment to the commission there is little change in English paper marks and the Essay Marks now the marks of English paper will not include for prepare the final merit list but the essay paper become 250 marks, its now as fallow:

Subject

Marks

General studies four papers

1,000

Optional subject I & II Paper

500

Essay

250

English Paper

300

Personality Test

275

One Indian Language

300

 

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