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Combined Medical Services Examination


UPSC invites applications for Combined Medical Services Examination

UPSC invites applications for Combined Medical Services Examination 2016 for medicos.

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has announced application for Combined Medical Services Examination 2016. The examination will be held on 5th March,2016; the last date for submission of application form is 1st April,2016. The application has to be filled online on UPSC’s official website (www.upsc.gov.in).

The candidate should be an MBBS graduate and maximum age limit is 32 years. The examination consist of two parts Part A is Computer Based Examination which has two papers each of 250 marks, Paper I have General Ability, General Medicine and Paediatrics while Paper II consists of Surgery, Gynaecology & Obstetrics, Preventive & Social Medicine. There will be negative marking for each wrong answer. The candidates have to attempt both the papers in 2 hours each.

The Part B is the Personality Test of 100 marks; a candidate is called for Personality Test on successful passing of Computer Based Examination. The Personality Test conducted to test a candidate’s intellectual curiosity, critical powers of assimilation, balance of judgement and alertness of mind, ability of social cohesion, integrity of character, initiative and capability for leadership.

The Examination is held to recruit candidates for the following posts :

Name of the post Vacancies
Assistant Divisional Medical Officer in the Railways. 600
Assistant Medical Officer in Indian Ordnance Factories Health Services 46 
Junior Scale Posts in Central Health Services 250
Medical Officers in the Municipal Corporation of Delhi. 97
General Duty Medical Officers in NDMC. 16
Important Dates
Date of Notification 5th March,2016
Last date of Online Application 1st April,2016
Date of Examination 12th June,2016

For further details, click on the official website of the UPSC : http://www.upsc.gov.in