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    Am I eligible for Civil Services examination being a Civil Engineering graduate?

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    Being a Civil Engineer, Am I eligible for CIVIL SERVICES





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    Prince09
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    Re: Am I eligible for Civil Services examination being a Civil Engineering graduate?

    Yes You Are Eligible . . .!!



    Union Public Service Commission (U.P.S.C) conducts the Civil Services Examination (C.S.E) every year .

    The exam is common for recruitment to various services like ::

    The Indian Administrative Service,

    Indian Foreign Service,

    Indian Police Service,

    Group A and

    Group B Central Services


    Eligibility Requirements ::

    Nationality::

    To apply for the exam you must be a citizen of India .

    Age ::

    For 2012 Exam you must be 21 years and must not have attained the age of 30 years on 1st August, 2012

    For OBC candidates 21 - 33 Years

    For SC/ST candidates 21 - 35 Years
    .


    Qualification::

    Must have a degree form any Indian University or other educational institution which is recognized from Government Of India .



    You can even apply if you are in your final year of degree
    .


    Number Of Attempts ::

    You can attempt 4 times for general candidates .

    7 attempts for OBC candidates.

    There is no limits for SC/ST candidates.


    Phases ::

    Preliminary Exam

    Main Exam

    Interview
    .


    Important Dates ::

    Preliminary Exam on 20-05-2012

    Main Exam on 05-10-2012

    Further Reference for Civil Services Exam 2012 kindly go to

    http://www.brilliant-tutorials.com/PDF/iasprosp12.pdf

    good luck . . .




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    Re: Am I eligible for Civil Services examination being a Civil Engineering graduate?

    Dear Aspirant.

    -->>Yes,Ob course you are eligible to apply in Civil services jobs.

    -->>Eligibility criteria to apply in Civil services exam is

    A graduate Degree in any discipline from a Recognized university or equivalent.

    -->>As Engineering is a graduate or Bachelors degree course so you are eligible to apply in Civil services.

    -->>In Civil services you can also give your selected papers in Civil Engineering.

    -->>There are civil engineering papers in Civil services exam.

    All the best.

    Thanks & regards.

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    Re: Am I eligible for Civil Services examination being a Civil Engineering graduate?

    Yes You are eligible to appear for the CIVIL SERVICES examination conducted by UPSC for selection of candidates for the IAS,IPS,IFS,IRS posts.

    If you are in the final year of graduation then also you are eligible to appear for the examination.

    Your age must be between 21 to 30 years and there is some relaxation for reserved categories in age
    • For OBC : 3 years.
    • For SC/ST: 5 years.

    There is also limit on number of attempts and that is:
    • FOR GENERAL CATEGORY: 4 Attempts
    • FOR SC/ST CATEGORY : No limit
    • FOR OBC CATEGORY : 7 attempts

    ->THE LIST OF SUBJECTS WHICH ARE OPTIONAL ARE:



    First there is one aptitude test called CSAT which consists of two papers and which includes

    PAPER I: GENERAL AWARENESS
    PAPER II consists of Mathematics, English,logical reasoning etc.

    ->THE SCHEME OF EXAMINATION FOR THE CIVIL SERVICES EXAM IS:



    GOOD LUCK.

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    Re: Am I eligible for Civil Services examination being a Civil Engineering graduate?

    Hi.....Dear
    you are eligible for the CIVIL services exams...........
    Civil Services Examination is the most prestigious examination conducted by the Union Public Service Commission for recruitment to various All India Services including
    ** I.A.S
    **I.P.S
    **I.F.S
    **I.R.S.
    and various Group A Services and Group B Services.

    Normally applications are invited by UPSC notifications in leading News Papers during December every year.

    The Civil Services Examination consists of three stages :-

    1. Civil Services Preliminary Examination ( Objective Type) (Usually conducted in May)
    2. Civil Services Main Examination (Written) (Conducted during October/November)
    3. Interview and final Selection (During April/May)

    1. Minimum Educational Qualification :-

    Degree of any recognized university. However candidates studying in final year examination may apply for Preliminary. When he applies for Main Examination, he shall be a Graduate. But

    The following Engineering discipline are eligible :-

    * Civil Engineering,
    * Mechanical Engineering,
    * Bio Technology,
    * Electrical Engineering,
    * Physics
    * Chemistry
    * Statics
    * Geology etc.

    So you are very much eligible for I.F.S. in U.P.S.C.

    For this you have to prepare right now.Here I have also mentioned about the age limit and number of attempts of the examination.

    2. Age Limit :

    * Minimum Age :- 21 as on 1st August during which they will write Exam.

    * Maximum Age: 30 for GEN, 33 for OBC and 35 for SC.

    3. Number of attempts :

    * General Candidates will attempt only 4 times

    * OBC candidates will attempt only 7 times

    * SC/ST students has No Limit for attempting the exams

    all the best dear

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    Re: Am I eligible for Civil Services examination being a Civil Engineering graduate?

    hai,,,,,,,,,,,
    dear civil service examination (CSE) is conducted every year by union public service commission(UPSC) ,
    and you are definitely eligible for this exam as you have a civil engineering degree,
    the various civil service examinations are
    • IAS(Indian administrative service),
    • IFS(Indian foreign service ),
    • IPS(Indian police service),
    • GROUP-A and GROUP-B central service,
    education qualifications.
    you must have graduate degree in any discipline of any of the universities incorporated by an act of central or state legislature in india or other educational institutions established by an act of parliament.
    you are also eligible if you are in the final stage in your degree.
    age requirement
    your age must be 21 years of age on 1st of august.
    you must have 21-30 years of age to be qualified,
    you have to be clear that you are belong to the india and your the citizen of the india or you may be the part of Nepal,
    Bhutan,
    and a Tibetan refugee.
    if you are a Tibetan refugee than you must be in india before to the 1st January 1962.
    physical requirements
    height
    • if you are a men than you must have 165 cms and you can have 160cms are also eligible.
    • if you are a women than you must have 150 cms and you can have 145cms are also eligible.
    chest
    • if you are a men than you must have 84cms and you can have 79 cms are also eligible.
    • if you are a women than you must have 79 cms and you can have 74cms are also eligible.
    • if you have a squint than you will be disqualified , you have to be be careful in the areas of physical requirements.
    number of attempts
    you are going to be allowed only four times only,
    if you are belong to OBC candidate than you are going to be allowed only 7 times,
    there will be three stages for the civil service exam
    1.CSAT(civil service aptitude test), thsi test is objective type .
    2.main examination,
    3.final interview.

    aptitude test
    this test consists of two papers .the duration of the exam is two hours, and the test consists of objective(multiple type) and carries 200 marks.
    main examination
    the main examination consists of
    paper-1 consists of Indian language carries 300 marks,
    paper-2 consists of english carries 300 marks,
    the above two papers will be for the qualifying purpose only and not for the ranking purpose.
    paper-3 consists of essay carries 200 marks,
    paper-4 and 5consists of general studies carries 300 marks,
    paper-6 and 7 consists of optional1(paper-1 and paper-2) carries 300 marks,
    paper-8 and 9 consists of optional2(paper-1 and paper-2) carries 300 marks,

    you have total total 2000 marks from paper-3 to paper-9.
    afetr qualifying the main exam you will be called for the personnel interview according to your merit .
    so dear all the best

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    Re: Am I eligible for Civil Services examination being a Civil Engineering graduate?

    HI....
    you should be graduate ....
    graduation in any stream is applicable
    if you are graduate you are eligible


    ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA:-

    - YOU MUST BE INDIAN CITIZEN TO APPLY FOR THIS EXAM.
    - YOU MUST BE A GRADUATE DEGREE HOLDER .
    - A CANDIDATE WHO HAS COMPLETED HIS/HER GRADUATION FROM TECHNICAL/PROFESSIONAL COURSE CAN ALSO APPLY FOR THE EXAM.
    - A FINAL YEAR CANDIDATE IS ALSO ELIGIBLE TO APPLY.
    - ONLY PASSING MARK IS REQUIRED TO APPLY IN THE EXAM.
    - YOUR AGE SHOULD NOT BE LESS THAN 21 YEARS & NOT MORE THAN 30 YEARS.
    - UPPER AGE RELAXATION IS GIVEN TO SC/ST, O.B.C CANDIDATES.
    - FOR SC / ST - 5 YEARS OF RELAXATION, AGE LIMIT IS 21-35 YEARS.
    - FOR O.B.C. - 3 YEARS OF RELAXATION, AGE LIMIT IS 21-33 YEARS.
    - A CANDIDATE SHOULD BE PHYSICALLY FIT.
    - NUMBER OF ATTEMPTS OF OPEN CATEGORY IS 4, O.B.C. IS 7 & UNLIMITED FOR SC/ST CANDIDATES.

    EXAM PATTERN:-

    1)PRELIMINARY EXAM
    2)MAIN EXAM
    3)INTERVIEW

    PRELIMINARY EXAM:-

    IT CONSISTS OF 2 PAPERS , EACH HAVING TIME LIMIT 120 MINUTES.

    PAPER 1 CONSISTS OF:- Indian history and national movements, geography, current events, general science, Indian polity and government, economics etc.
    PAPER 2 CONSISTS OF:- Comprehension, Reasoning, Problem Solving, Decision Making, General Ability, English language etc.

    MAIN EXAM:-

    IT CONSISTS OF 9 PAPERS EACH HAVING TIME LIMIT 180 MINUTES.

    PAPER 1:- Indian language
    PAPER 2:- English
    PAPER 3:- Essay
    PAPER 4 & 5:- Two papers on general studies
    PAPER 6, 7, 8 & 9 :- Four papers on any of the optional subject according to your choice

    ...... All the best ....

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    Re: Am I eligible for Civil Services examination being a Civil Engineering graduate?

    HI....
    you should be graduate ....
    graduation in any stream is applicable
    if you are graduate you are eligible


    ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA:-

    - YOU MUST BE INDIAN CITIZEN TO APPLY FOR THIS EXAM.
    - YOU MUST BE A GRADUATE DEGREE HOLDER .
    - A CANDIDATE WHO HAS COMPLETED HIS/HER GRADUATION FROM TECHNICAL/PROFESSIONAL COURSE CAN ALSO APPLY FOR THE EXAM.
    - A FINAL YEAR CANDIDATE IS ALSO ELIGIBLE TO APPLY.
    - ONLY PASSING MARK IS REQUIRED TO APPLY IN THE EXAM.
    - YOUR AGE SHOULD NOT BE LESS THAN 21 YEARS & NOT MORE THAN 30 YEARS.
    - UPPER AGE RELAXATION IS GIVEN TO SC/ST, O.B.C CANDIDATES.
    - FOR SC / ST - 5 YEARS OF RELAXATION, AGE LIMIT IS 21-35 YEARS.
    - FOR O.B.C. - 3 YEARS OF RELAXATION, AGE LIMIT IS 21-33 YEARS.
    - A CANDIDATE SHOULD BE PHYSICALLY FIT.
    - NUMBER OF ATTEMPTS OF OPEN CATEGORY IS 4, O.B.C. IS 7 & UNLIMITED FOR SC/ST CANDIDATES.

    EXAM PATTERN:-

    1)PRELIMINARY EXAM
    2)MAIN EXAM
    3)INTERVIEW

    PRELIMINARY EXAM:-

    IT CONSISTS OF 2 PAPERS , EACH HAVING TIME LIMIT 120 MINUTES.

    PAPER 1 CONSISTS OF:- Indian history and national movements, geography, current events, general science, Indian polity and government, economics etc.
    PAPER 2 CONSISTS OF:- Comprehension, Reasoning, Problem Solving, Decision Making, General Ability, English language etc.

    MAIN EXAM:-

    IT CONSISTS OF 9 PAPERS EACH HAVING TIME LIMIT 180 MINUTES.

    PAPER 1:- Indian language
    PAPER 2:- English
    PAPER 3:- Essay
    PAPER 4 & 5:- Two papers on general studies
    PAPER 6, 7, 8 & 9 :- Four papers on any of the optional subject according to your choice

    ...... All the best ....

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    Re: Am I eligible for Civil Services examination being a Civil Engineering graduate?

    Yes You are eligible to appear for the CIVIL SERVICES examination conducted by UPSC for selection of candidates for the IAS,IPS,IFS,IRS posts.

    If you are in the final year of graduation then also you are eligible to appear for the examination.

    Your age must be between 21 to 30 years and there is some relaxation for reserved categories in age

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    Re: Am I eligible for Civil Services examination being a Civil Engineering graduate?

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    hello
    Being a Civil Engineer, Am I eligible for CIVIL SERVICES
    Hello friend...


    YES..... you can apply for civil service exams

    *This exam are conducted by the union public service commission every year

    *Civil services is one of the best career option which is considered as the professional career option which will have a nice future

    *To write this examination you have to follow some eligibility conditions and writing some entrance examination like

    Entrance examinations

    Indian Administrative Service

    Indian Engineering Service

    India Foreign Service

    Indian Police Service

    Group A Services

    Group - B Services.


    Eligibility conditions

    -->you must completed the graduation course from recognized university

    -->your age limit should be between 21- 30 years

    -->age relaxation for reserved category like 3 years for OBC candidates and 5 years for SC/ST

    Number of Attempts

    -->General candidates can apply only 4 times,

    --> OBC candidate can apply only 7 times,

    --> SC & ST candidates has no limit to apply.


    Selection Procedure

    -->Preliminary Examination

    -->Main Examination

    -->Interview.


    question paper pattern

    * 2 papers consists of objective type questions and after qualifying the preliminary exam called for main examinations.

    *Main exam containing the 9 papers

    -first paper optional language
    -second paper containing the english paper
    -remaining papers are optional subjects selected by the candidates.

    *These papers are containing the objective and descriptive questions and after qualifying the main exam again called for interview.



    all the best

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    Re: Am I eligible for Civil Services examination being a Civil Engineering graduate?

    Yes your eligible to apply for Civil service exam after you Graduation through Civil Engineering.

    The minimum qualification needed to apply for civil service exam is having a Degree from a reconized university.

    As you have already compleated your graduation you are eligible to apply for this exam.

    Civil services include IAS,IPS,IFS etc services..

    For apply for this exam you need to citizen of INDIA.

    Your age should not be less than 21 (or) not more than 30 years.

    If you belong to SC/ST then age criteria is 21-35 and for OBC it is 21-33.

    You can also apply if you are in the final year of your graduation.

    For more details regarding notifications,exam date,application etc... check the official web site:- http://www.upsc.gov.in

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    Re: Am I eligible for Civil Services examination being a Civil Engineering graduate?

    The minimum qualification needed to apply for civil service exam is having a Degree from a reconized university.

    As you have already compleated your graduation you are eligible to apply for this exam.

    Civil services include IAS,IPS,IFS etc services..

    For apply for this exam you need to citizen of INDIA.

    Your age should not be less than 21 (or) not more than 30 years.

    If you belong to SC/ST then age criteria is 21-35 and for OBC it is 21-33.

    You can also apply if you are in the final year of your graduation.

    For more details check the official web site:- http://www.upsc.gov.in

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    Re: Am I eligible for Civil Services examination being a Civil Engineering graduate?

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    hello
    Being a Civil Engineer, Am I eligible for CIVIL SERVICES

    HELLO FRIEND,

    HERE is the happiest news for you,because you are eligible for CIVIL SERVICE.

    Because main qualification is the candidate should have an graduate degree.

    ALL THE BEST FOR YOUR BRIGHT FUTURE.

    THANKING YOU

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    Re: Am I eligible for Civil Services examination being a Civil Engineering graduate?



    If you have completed Civil Engineering then you are applicable for Civil Service Exam.

    Civil Service exam is conducted by UPSC every year once to take qualified students into different government service like
    • Indian Administrative Service
    • Indian Police Service
    • Indian Revenue Service
    • Indian Foreign Service
    • Indian Defense Accountant Service
    EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION:

    Those Candidate have completed graduation degree with any discipline from a recognized university are applicable for CSAT exam


    AGE CRITERIA:


    For General category candidate,age should be between 21 to 30 years

    For OBC category candidates age should be between 21 to 33 years
    For SC/ST category candidates,only minimum age is required i.e 21 years.

    NUMBER OF ATTEMPTS:


    4 attempts for General category candidates

    7 attempts for OBC category candidates
    Unlimited attempts for sc/st category candidates

    SYLLABUS/PATTERN FOR CIVIL SERVICE MAIN EXAM:




    For more details & updated information visit
    www.upsc.gov.in

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    Re: Am I eligible for Civil Services examination being a Civil Engineering graduate?

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    hello
    Being a Civil Engineer, Am I eligible for CIVIL SERVICES

    dear friend,

    If you want to do civil services then you have to appear for CSAT exam.
    CSAT stands for Civil Services Aptitude Test. if you can successfully pass the Civil Services (Mains) Exam and the subsequent Interview, will be appointed for the prestigious IAS (Indian Administrative Service), IPS (Indian Police Service).

    As you have done B.tech in civil engg. then you are applicable for CSAT exam.

    Eligibility for CSAT exam:

    1.You must complete your Graduation Degree.

    2.your graduation degree can be in any stream.


    3.You must have attained 21 years and not be over 30 years on August 1 of the year of examination.

    The upper age limit is relaxed in specific cases as mentioned below:
    upto a maximum of 5 years if the candidate belongs to SC/ST.
    upto a maximum of 3 years if the candidate belongs to Other Backward Classes(BC's)

    best of lk..

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    Re: Am I eligible for Civil Services examination being a Civil Engineering graduate?

    Yes you are eligible for Civil services examination.

    UPSC every years conducts the examination of Civil Services Examination .
    IAS ,IPS and IFS
    and Group A and Group B Central services.

    The candidates must have completd graduation to apply for civil services examination .

    Age : the candidates age should not be less than 21 years and not more than 30 years.
    Age relaxation is given to reserved category candidates.

    The civil services examination conducts in two steps :
    CSAT exam
    MAINS EXAM ( WRITTEN EXAM + interview ).

    No. Of attempts allowed : Gen 4 times ,OBC 7 times and Sc/St no limit.

    Thanks

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