Civil Services Preliminary Examination – IAS Exam 2017 Online Application Form
|Online Application Form Issue Date for Civil Services IAS Exam : 22nd February, 2017|
|Online Application Form Last Date for Civil Services IAS Exam : 17th March, 2017|
- Candidates are required to apply Civil Services Preliminary Exam 2017 Online using the UPSC website http://www.upsconline.nic.in Detailed instructions for filling up Civil Services Preliminary Exam Online applications 2017 are available on the above mentioned website. The applicants are advised to submit only single application; however, if due to any unavoidable situation, if he / she submits another / multiple applications, then he / she must ensure that application with the higher RID is complete in all respects like applicants’ details, examination centre, photograph, signature, fee etc. The applicants who are submitting multiple applications should note that only the applications with higher RID ( Registration ID ) shall be entertained by the Union Public Service Commission and fee paid against one RID shall not be adjusted against any other RID.
- All candidates, whether already in Government Service, Government owned industrial undertakings or other similar organisations or in private employment should submit their applications direct to the Union Public Service Commission. Persons already in Government Service, whether in a permanent or temporary capacity or as work charged employees other than casual or daily rated employees or those serving under the Public Enterprises are however, required to submit an undertaking that they have informed in writing their Head of Office / Department that they have applied for the Examination. Candidates should note that in case a communication is received from their employer by the UPSC Commission withholding permission to the candidates applying for / appearing at the examination, their application will be liable to be rejected / candidature will be liable to be cancelled.
Note 1 : While filling in his / her Application Form for Civil Services Preliminary Exam 2017, the candidate should carefully decide about his / her choice of centre for the IAS examination. If any candidate appears at a centre other than the one indicated by the Union Public Services Commission in his / her Admission Certificate, the papers of such a candidate will not be evaluated and his / her candidature will be liable to cancellation.
Note 2 : Suitable provisions for information regarding use of scribes by the blind candidates and candidates with Locomotor Disability and Cerebral Palsy where dominant ( writing ) extremity is affected to the extent of slowing the performance of function ( minimum of 40% impairment ) have been made in the online application at the time of the initial online application itself.
Note 3 : Candidates appearing in CS(P) Examination, 2017 will be required to indicate information such as (a) detail of centres for Civil Services ( Main ) Examination and Indian Forest Service ( Main ) Examination (b) Optional subject to be selected for the examination, (c) medium of examination for Civil Services ( Main ) Examination and (d) compulsory Indian Language for Civil Services ( Main ) Examination at the time of the filling up online application itself.
Note 4 : Candidates are not required to submit alongwith their Civil Services applications 2017 any certificate in support of their claims regarding Age, Educational Qualifications, Scheduled Castes / Scheduled Tribes / Other Backward Classes and Physically disabled etc. which will be verified at the time of the Civil Services Main examination only. The candidates applying for the CSAT Examination should ensure that they fulfil all the eligibility conditions for admission to the Civil Services Preliminary Examination.
Their admission at all the stages of Civil Services Preliminary Examination 2017 for which they are admitted by the Union Public Service Commission viz. Civil Services Preliminary Examination, Civil Services Main ( Written ) Examination and Interview Test will be purely provisional, subject to their satisfying the prescribed eligibility conditions. If on verification at any time before or after the Civil Services Preliminary Examination, Civil Services Main ( written ) Examination and Civil Services Interview Test, it is found that they do not fulfil any of the eligibility conditions, their candidature for the Civil Services Preliminary Examination will be cancelled by the Union Public Service Commission.