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    Can I apply for IPS exam this year having 2 years of gap after B.Com (2011 pass out)? What is the eligibility criteria for it? What study materials/books should I follow for preparation?

    I cleared my B.Com in 2011. When can i apply for the IPS exams? What is the criteria and when will the exams be held? Also what the study materials that i need to be thorough with?





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    Re: Can I apply for IPS exam this year having 2 years of gap after B.Com (2011 pass out)? What is the eligibility criteria for it? What study materials/books should I follow for preparation?

    IPS stands for Indian Police service.IPS exam is conducted by UPSC.

    Graduation Degree in any stream from a recognized university are applicable for IPS Exam, the final year students also eligible for applying preliminary examination

    You have completed B.Com degree so you are applicable for IPS exam.

    Year gap is not create problem for civil service exam but you should follow below criteria .

    Your age should be in between 21 years to 30 years for general candidates .Age relaxation is given below -

    5 years relaxation for SC/ST candidates
    3 years relaxation for OBC Candidates
    10 years relaxation for PHC candidates
    5 years relaxation for Ex-serviceman

    Attempt Limit:-


    General Candidate can maximum 4 Times
    OBC Candidate can Maximum 7 Times
    SC/ST there is no attempt Limit

    IPS exam is consist of 3 process - Preliminary Exam . Mains Exam and Personal Interview.

    Best Books for IPS Exam:-

    UPSC PORTAL: English Language Comprehension Skills
    by UPSCportal Editorial Board
    Publisher: Upsc Portal

    UPSC Portal General Knowledge Manual
    by UPSCportal Editorial Board
    Publisher: Upscportal.com

    Indian Polity for Civil Services Examinations
    by M. Laxmikanth
    Publisher: Tata Mcgraw Hill Education Private Limited

    Modern Indian History
    by Tarique Mohammad
    Publisher: Tata Mcgraw Hill Education Private Limited

    UPSC Portal: General Mental Ability Logical Reasoning & Analytical Ability
    by Sachchida Nand Jha
    Publisher: UPSC Portal Publications

    For more details of IPS Exam , You can visit to www.upsc.gov.in
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    Re: Can I apply for IPS exam this year having 2 years of gap after B.Com (2011 pass out)? What is the eligibility criteria for it? What study materials/books should I follow for preparation?

    Dear IPS aspirant,

    Yes, of course you can apply for IPS Exam (or Civil Services Exam) even if you have 2 year gap after B.Com.

    However, you must satisfy following Eligiblity Criteria to appear for Civil Services Exam.

    >> You must have completed Graduation Course or you can also appear if you are in final year of your Graduation Course.

    Age Criteria for IPS Aspirants:

    For General: 21 to 30 years

    For OBC: 21 to 33 years

    For SC/ST: 21 to 35 years

    IPS Aspirants will have to pass three stages to crack this exam:

    >> Preliminary Exam (CSAT Exam)

    >> Mains Exam

    >> Personal Interview

    Physical Standards required in Civil Services Exam for IPS:

    Height:
    For Males: Minimum height is 165 cm,
    For Females: Minimum height is 150 cm.

    Other than General Category Candidates, minimum required height is 160 cm for Male and 145 cm for Female Candidates.

    Chest:
    For Males: Minimum 84 cm, and should be expandable up to 5 cm
    For Females: Minimum 79 cm, and should be expandable up to 5 cm

    Some of the good books from which you may get help are:


    CSAT General Studies for Civil Services Preliminary Examination 2013 (Paper - 2) 1st Edition (Paperback) by TMH
    Price: Rs. 875


    General Studies for Civil Services Preliminary Examination 2013 (Paper - 1) 1st Edition (Paperback) by TMH plus 1 more combo
    Price: Rs. 875


    CSAT Comprehensive Manual: IAS Preliminary Examination 2013 (Paper - 2) (Paperback) by Sachchida Nand Jha
    Price: Rs. 520

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