Application Procedure For CS Exam
The Application Procedure for the Civil Services Examination has been changed from the year 2012. Now you can no longer post application forms, instead you have to apply online. No other mode for submission of applications is allowed. Candidates are required to apply Online by using the website http://www.upsconline.nic.in . The online Applications can be filled up to 4th April, 2013 till 11.59 PM. Candidates shall be issued an e-Admission Certificate 3 weeks before the date of examination. The eAdmission Certificate will be available on www.upsc.gov.in for downloading by candidates. No Admission Certificate will be sent by post.
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HOW TO APPLY FOR CIVIL SERVICES?
(a)Candidates are required to apply online using the website http://www.upsconline. nic.in Detailed instructions for filling up online applications are available on the abovementioned 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 Commission and fee paid against one RID shall not be adjusted against any other RID.
(b) All candidates, whether already in Government Service, Government owned industrial under takings or other similar organisations or in private employment should submit their applications direct to the Commission.Persons already in Government Service,whether in a permanent or temporary capacity or as workcharged 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 to 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 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.
Important Dates of CS Exam 2013
The Online Applications can be filled up to 4th April 2013 till 11.59 pm after which the link will be disabled.
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