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    How many times I can attempt civil service exam being an OBC Candidate?

    hello
    no of attempts for civil service for an obc candidate




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    Re: How many times I can attempt civil service exam being an OBC Candidate?

    Number of attempts:

    General candidates: four attempts
    Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe candidates: No restriction
    Other Backward Classes: seven attempts.

    So, you can apply SEVEN attempts being an OBC.

    Age limits:
    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 3 years if the candidate belongs to Other Backward Classes(BC's)

    You must complete your Graduation Degree(No restriction in Min.Percent)

    You can write civil services in following languages:

    Telugu
    Tamil
    Arabic
    Assamese
    Bengali
    Bodo
    Chinese
    Dogri
    English
    French
    German
    Gujarati
    Hindi
    Kannada
    Kashmiri
    Konkani
    Maithili
    Malayalam
    Manipuri
    Marathi
    Nepali
    Oriya
    Pali
    Persian
    Punjabi
    Russian
    Sanskrit
    Santali
    Sindhi
    Urdu

    Exam pattern:



    Dates are:


    Notification will be Published on: 04th Feb'2012

    Last Date for Submission of Application is on:05th March'2012

    Preliminary exam will be on 20th May'2012




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    Re: How many times I can attempt civil service exam being an OBC Candidate?

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    hello
    no of attempts for civil service for an obc candidate
    well,friend;...

    About Civil Services Exams:

    The civil services exams are conducted by the union public service commission and civil services exam inviting the application for various posts for different qualifications and following are few civil services exams,they include;..
    • Indian Police Services

    • Indian Administration Services

    • Indian Engineering Services

    • Indian Forest Services

    • Indian Groups etc;..
    Required Requirements :

    For these posts the required age limit should be graduation from recognized university and final year students also apply for these exams.

    Required age limit should be between 21-30 years for open category candidates and 5 years age relaxation for SC/ST category candidates and 3 years age relaxation for OBC category candidates.

    Physical retirements for these exams are your height must be 163 for man and 152 for female candidates etc;..

    Number Of Attempts :
    • For open category candidates ---- 4 times

    • For OBC category candidates ---- 7 times

    • For SC/ST category candidates ---- No limit.

    Selection Processor:

    For these exams the selection processor is based on the written test and physical effective tests and interview.

    Apart from first conducted the written test ,after qualifying the written test called for physical effective test ,if you are qualifying this test attend for personal interview.


    www.upsc.gov.in/

    all the best;..


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    Re: How many times I can attempt civil service exam being an OBC Candidate?

    Hi Buddy,

    Civil Services Examination is conducted by UPSC every year.

    The details regarding eligibility criteria are

    Academic Qualification :

    * You must be a graduate in any of the streams from a recognized university.

    Age limits :

    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)

    Number of attempts :

    The number of attempts can vary based on the Reservation your have i.e
    - General candidates: four attempts.
    - Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe candidates: No restriction.
    - Other Backward Classes: seven attempts.

    As per the eligibility criteria OBC students are allowed a total of 7 attempts for applying for Civil Services Examination.

    Notification and other important dates :

    If you are eligible, The notification for Civils Examination is out and the Important dates are

    Date of notification: 04-02-2012

    Last Date for Receipt of Applications: 05-03-2012

    Date of Exam (Prelims) : 20-05-2012

    Date of Commencement of Exam(Mains) : 05-10-2012

    To fill application Online :
    http://upsconline.nic.in/mainmenu2.php

    For further details refer to this site :
    http://www.upsc.gov.in/

    Perfect planning to achieve your goal with continous hard work leads to success.

    All the best.

    @ S.Venkateshwarulu

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    Re: How many times I can attempt civil service exam being an OBC Candidate?

    Civil Service exam is conducted by Union Public Service Commission every year once to take qualified students into different service post in government sector.

    To appear for Civil Service exam,you should have completed graduation degree with any stream from a recognized university and your age should be between 21 to 33 years and you can attempt for 7 times.

    If you fulfill with this criteria,then you can appear for Civil Service Exam.Civil Service Exam consist of Preliminary Exam and Main Exam.
    Preliminary exam notification released on 11th Feb 2012,closes on 5th March 2012 and exam will held on 20th May 2012.
    After clearing the Preliminary exam,then you will eligible for Main exam.Main exam will held on 16th Sept 2012.

    Visit official website for more details.
    http://www.upsc.gov.in

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    Re: How many times I can attempt civil service exam being an OBC Candidate?

    hi

    in the civil service examination the number are attempts are in provision as per the changes in the caste

    for the general category the candidates who are eligible for this exam can attempts 4 .



    for the OBC caste and back wards classes there is attempts for eligible candidates is 7

    for SC / ST class no limit for attempts they can be sit in exam in any age.

    the students and all candidate must have the age of 21 years and not more than the age of 30 years

    and the main important things you should be an INdian

    thanks

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    Re: How many times I can attempt civil service exam being an OBC Candidate?

    well Mr/Miss good that you are interested in such a privileged job of serving our nation.


    The following is the eligibility criteria,

    >must be a graduate or must be in the final semester of graduation.
    > Here is the eligibility criteria
    GENERAL- 4 attempts
    OBC- 7
    SC/ST-NO LIMITS
    handicapped-7attemts

    NOTE: WITH FULL DETERMINATION AND HARD WORK YOU CAN DEFINITELY STEP IN TO THE ELITE GROUP OF INDIAN CIVIL SERVICES.
    ALL THE BEST

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    Re: How many times I can attempt civil service exam being an OBC Candidate?

    Hello friend !!

    All India Services :

    Indian Administrative Service
    India Foreign Service
    Indian Police Service




    All these exams are conducted by UPSC .

    The Eligibility for appearing Civil Services Examinations are :


    Academic Qualifications :

    Must have a degree from a recognized university or equivalent
    If you are appearing for the Degree Final year Examination also eligible for this.

    Age limit :

    You must be in between 21-30 years only.
    All the Upper Age limits are applicable for this examination.

    Nationality :

    You must be Indian Nationality for IAS and IPS.

    Number of Attempts :

    For general category applicants 4 attempts only.
    OBC candidate is allowed 7 attempts.
    And for SC & ST there is no limit subject age limit .

    So as per this you are allowed only 7 times for appearing the civil service examinations.

    Here am providing you the Services offered by the Civils.

    Civil Service Examinations are grouped as

    Group A and
    Group B.

    Group - A Services :

    Indian P & T Accounts & Finance Service
    Indian Audit and Accounts Service
    Indian Customs and Central Excise Service
    Indian Defence Accounts Service, Estates Service
    Indian Revenue Service
    Indian Ordnance Factories Service
    Indian Postal Service
    Indian Civil Accounts Service
    Indian Railway Accounts Service, Personnel Service, Traffic Service.
    Posts of Assistant Security Officer in Railway Protection Force
    Indian Information Service

    Group - B Services

    Railway Board Secretariat Service
    Armed Forces Headquarters Civil Service
    Customs Appraisers' Service

    The following image represent the Syllabus for Civil Service Examinations :





    Good luck !!

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    Re: How many times I can attempt civil service exam being an OBC Candidate?

    Hi dude,

    As you mentioned that you belong to OBC you can apply 7 times for civil service examination.

    Civil service exams are conducted by UPSC.

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

    To apply for civil service examination you need to be Graduate from Recognized university.

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

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

    Your age need to be between 21-30 years .

    Age relaxation is only for SC/ST/OBC category`s.

    Age relaxation for OBC is 5 years.

    Age relaxation for SC/ST is unlimited.

    Attempts are limited for civil service examination.

    For General category 4 attempts !

    For OBC category & attemps !

    For SC/ST unlimited !

    As you belong to OBC category you have 7 attempts !

    To apply for Civil service examination visit the official website of UPSC at:- www.upsc.gov.in




    ALL THE BEST !!!

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    Re: How many times I can attempt civil service exam being an OBC Candidate?

    Civil Service examination is conducted by Union Public Service Commission Once in a year.To apply for this examination the candidate have a minimum qualification is graduate degree with any desire stream from a recognized University or equivalent qualification.

    Important dates for Civil Service exam :-

    >>Date of notification :- 04.02.12
    >>Last date for receipt of application :- 05.03.12
    >>Date of examination :- 20.05.12

    Eligibility Criteria for Civil Service exam :-
    • You must have a completed your degree with any desire subject from a recognized University.
    • You must have a minimum 21 years and maximum 30 years as 1st august of the year of examination.
    • Relaxation is given to the reserved cateogories.
    • Final year candidates are eligible to apply for this examination.
    • There is no backlogs at the time of appearing for this examination.

    No of Attempts :-
    • 7 attempts :- OBC candidates.
    • 4 attempts :- General candidates.
    • No limit :- SC/ST candidates.

    More details,Visit the official website :- www.upsc.gov.in

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    Re: How many times I can attempt civil service exam being an OBC Candidate?

    Number of attempts given to OBC candidates in UPSC civil services exam is 7 attempts.
    Also your age should be between 21-30 years.
    There is relaxation provided for OBC candidates in age limit also.
    Best of luck

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    Re: How many times I can attempt civil service exam being an OBC Candidate?

    Hi Dude......

    Civil Services:
    These services examinations are conducted by the UPSC(Union Public Service Commission),these examinations are one of the prestagious examinations conducted all over the India for the selection of candidates in to the Civil services.
    These civil services jobs had become one of the popular jobs and there is toughest competition for these jobs as students from every branches and fields of study are paying interest to the civil services and keeping the aim to select in these examinations and to get the civil jobs in the public sectors......

    There are eligibility criteria also present which is needed to be followed in order to appear for the Civil Services examinations and getting qualified in these examinations.....
    Eligibility:
    >>Nationality-
    You must be and Indian Citizen in order to apply for these civil services examinations
    for IAS and IPS you must be an Indian compulsory.....
    For other civil services you must submit the residence proff of living in India issued by the government of India if you belong to other then India......
    >>Age Limit-
    You must have attained the age of 21 years minimum of and you should not exceed the age of 30 years for the general candidates.....
    Age relaxations for the other category of candidates
    SC/ST-5 years
    BC's-3 years
    defense Personnel-3 years
    Ex-services Men-5 years
    >>Educational Qualifications-
    You should have completed your graduation in any of the streams of study.with out the graduation you can not apply for the examination.....
    Candidates who are in the finale year degree are also eligible.....
    >>Number of Attempts-
    The number of attempts to be made differs for the candidates who belong to different categories.....
    General Candidates-4 attempts
    Other Backward Candidates(OBC)-7 attempts
    SC/ST-no Limit
    These are the maximum number of attempts to be made for the civil services.......
    REGARDS:

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    Re: How many times I can attempt civil service exam being an OBC Candidate?

    Civil Services Exam Eligibility Criteria ::

    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.


    Good Luck . . .

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    Re: How many times I can attempt civil service exam being an OBC Candidate?

    Hi,

    The Civil services exams are Conducted by the UPSC board . The Notifications about the exams are given in the employment newspapers or updated in UPSC website.

    Educational Qualifcations:

    >> You must be a graduate from A Recognized University With a minimum of 60%.
    >> Final Year students can also apply for the exam.

    Attempts:
    >> General Category Candidates ca Attempt 4 times.
    >> OBC Candidates 7 times.
    >> SC/ST Candidates do not have any limits.

    The exam is divided into two phases

    Preliminary phase
    Main exam



    Good Luck

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    Thumbs up Re: How many times I can attempt civil service exam being an OBC Candidate?

    hello friend,

    -->Civil service exam is conducted by Union Public Service Commission(UPSC) Every year.

    -->These exams are conducted for the selection of candidates for the following Services :-

    • IAS
    • IPS
    • IFS
    • IES
    • NDA
    • CDS.........................

    Age limit For civil service exam :-

    -->The minimum age limit is 21years.

    -->The maximum age limit is 30 years.

    -->FOR OBC CANDIDATES,A RELAXATION OF 3 YEARS IS GIVEN.(21 TO 33YEARS)

    -->for Sc/st Candidates,A relaxation of 5years is given.(21 to 35years)

    Number of Attempts :--

    -->4 times allowed for General category

    -->7 times allowed for OBC Category

    -->NO limit for SC/St

    For information go to www.upsc.gov.in

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

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    Re: How many times I can attempt civil service exam being an OBC Candidate?



    Those candidate have completed graduation degree or final year of graduation degree from recognized board are applicable for Civil Service Exam exam.

    But your age should be in between 22 to 30 years old.Age relaxation is provide only for SC/ST/OBC category as per govt rule.

    The maximum attempts for SC/ST candidate is Unlimited. for OBC candidate it is 7 times and for general candidate it is 5 times.

    Civil Service examination can be divided as three stages.

    1)Preliminary
    2)Main exam
    3)Interview

    The pattern for CSAT exam is given below-

    PATTERN FOR CSAT EXAM



    For CSAT exam you can choose your mains and optional subject.both subject are given below-

    MAIN SUBJECT FOR CSAT EXAM



    THE OPTIONAL SUBJECT FOR CSAT EXAM



    Civil Service exam(Preliminary),2012 :-

    • Date of Notification :- 04.02.12
    • Last date for receipt of application :- 05.03.12
    • Date of examination :- 20.05.12
    For more details about CSAT exam click on the link www.upsc.gov.in

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    Re: How many times I can attempt civil service exam being an OBC Candidate?

    Greetings friend,

    Number of attempts :-

    General - 5
    OBC - 7
    SC/ST - no limit

    So, you have 7 chances .

    Have a Nice Day !!

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    Re: How many times I can attempt civil service exam being an OBC Candidate?

    hi friend.. this exam conduct by UPSC for every year..
    1) you must complete your graduation with good percentage
    2) You must be in between 21-30 years
    3) Age relaxation is for SC/ST- YEARS , OBC'S- 3YEARS
    4) you must be indian
    Attemts:
    1) General candidates - 4 times
    2) OBC candidates -7 times
    3) SC/ST Candidates no limit for attemt to the examination
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    Re: How many times I can attempt civil service exam being an OBC Candidate?

    Hi Friend,

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
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    no of attempts for civil service for an obc candidate
    Number of Attempts For Civil Service Examination :

    For general category applicants 4 attempts only.
    OBC candidate is allowed 7 attempts.
    And for SC & ST there is no limit subject age limit .

    So, you are allowed only 7 times for appearing the civil service examinations like IAS,IPS,IES if besides that you satisfy all other Eligibility Criteria for various civil Exams .


    Good Luck!!

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    Re: How many times I can attempt civil service exam being an OBC Candidate?

    You can attain 7 times as you belong to O.B.C. category.

    ELIGIBILITY FOR U.P.S.C. CIVIL SERVICE EXAMINATION:-

    1) candidate must be a graduate form any discipline .
    2) only passing mark is require to appear the exam.
    3) candidate must be citizen of India.
    4) final year candidate can also apply for this exam.
    5) candidate passing their graduation from technical courses are also eligible to appear this exam.
    6) age should be between 21-30 years.
    7) upper age relaxation is given to SC/ST, OBC candidates.
    8) for SC/ST- 21-35 years means 5 years of relaxation
    9) for OBC-21-33 years means 3 years of relaxation.
    10)NUMBER OF ATTEMPTS:--
    -- Number of attempts is 4 for general category,
    -- For OBC is 7attempts
    -- Unlimited attempts for SC/ST candidates.

    You can apply in 2 ways.

    1)either online
    2)or offline.

    For online visit http://www.upsconline.nic.in

    For offline, application forms are available in designated post offices .
    You have to purchase the form , fill it up & send to the mentioned address.

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