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    What is the age limit for SC Category student in IAS entrance exam?

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    What is the age limit for SC Category student in IAS entrance exam?





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    Re: What is the age limit for SC Category student in IAS entrance exam?

    IAS stands for Indian Administrative Service conducted by UPSC

    The minimum academic Qualification is bachelor degree from a recognised university

    You should have attain the age of 21 years and should be over 30 years
    Age relaxation for SC/St will be for 5 years and for OBC candidates it is 3 years
    The application form is available in the head post offices/post offices after the notification by UPSC
    The advertisement will be published in all leading news papers including Employment News

    The form should be submitted at
    Secretary,
    UPSC
    Dholpur House,
    Shahjahan Road
    New Delhi-110069

    The selection process include three stages
    Preliminary
    Main
    Interview
    For more details www.upsc.gov.in




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    Re: What is the age limit for SC Category student in IAS entrance exam?

    I.A.S means Indian Administrative Service Examination and the examination was conducted by the Union Public Service Commission.

    I.A.S examination is the one of the best service in the Union Public Service Commission.

    I.A.S examination can be divided into three categories :-

    >>>>Preliminary Examination

    >>>>Main Examination

    >>>>Interview(Personal Test)


    Age limits for this examination :-

    >>>>The candidate age should have attained the age of 21 years and must have not attained the 30 years as on 1st august of the year of examination.

    >>>>Upper age limits is given to the various reserved categories and the reserved categories are SC/ST/OBC/PD and other categories.

    >>>>Three years : OBC category.

    >>>>Five years : SC/ST category.

    >>>>Ten years : PD category.

    >>>>Five years : Ex-Servicemen Category.


    Education qualification for this examination :-

    >>>>The candidate should have completed graduation from a recognized board or equivalent qualification.

    >>>>The candidates who are appearing in the final year of degree course can also apply for this examination.


    Important dates of the examination :-

    Date of Notification : 04/02/12

    Last date for receipt of application : 05/03/12

    Date of Examination : 20.05.12

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

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    Re: What is the age limit for SC Category student in IAS entrance exam?

    Age Limit :
    A candidate 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.

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    Re: What is the age limit for SC Category student in IAS entrance exam?

    Dear friend,
    If you are a SC candidate then your age limit is 35 and you can have unlimited attempts till 35 .
    If you want to become a IAS,then you have your options open.
    You have to apply for CSAT exam conducted by UPSC ,to become a IAS.

    Dear friend,
    If you want to start IAS preparation then first you should know that its a difficult process,people left it in mid way.first you have to have a lot of patience,do hard work and be determine.Only then you can achieve which you want.

    Now let me tell you for IAS you have to appear for CSAT exam conducted by UPSC.For IAS you have to select two subjects which you like the most,among the subjects list specified by UPSC.
    You have to prepare two subjects very deeply.other than that you have to prepare for general knowledge,aptitude,logical reasoning for Pre exam.

    Eligibility for CSAT:

    1.You must be at least 21 years of age at the time of filling the Civil Services (Preliminary) Exam form and not more than 30 years of age,33 for OBCs and 35 for SCs/STs

    2.Four attempts for open, seven for OBCs and no limit for SCs/STs.

    3.Candidate should have a graduate degree from any college which is recognized by UGC, or possess an equivalent qualification.

    4.Candidates who are in the final semester or have taken their final degree exam but are awaiting the results can also appear for the IPS Preliminary examination provided they furnish their proof of degree while filling the Mains form.


    Procedure is follows:

    There will be two written exam and after that interviews will be there .All three are elimination round.You have to perform good in all three rounds.

    1.In pre exam two papers will be there,each of two hours a) General studies and b)Optional subject.Objective type questions will be asked.

    2.Main paper comprises of 9 papers,each of three hours.One of the Indian languages,2 papers on general studies ,2 papers on option-1 and 2 papers on optional-2.

    3. In the end interview will be there.

    4.Merit list will be out.

    Important dates:

    1.The prelims will be held around May-June.

    2.The main written examination usually takes place in Oct-Nov.

    3.Interview will take place in the month of April-May.

    best of lk..

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    Re: What is the age limit for SC Category student in IAS entrance exam?

    Hello Friend,

    Actually for a general age limit is for 21 to 30 age members can apply for IAS enterance exam,

    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.

    *upto a maximum of 5 years if the candidate had been domiciled in Jammu & Kashmir during the period between January 1, 1980 and December 31, 1989.

    *upto a maximum of 3 years in the case of Defence Services personnel disabled during hostilities with foreign countries or in a disturbed area and consequently released.

    for detailed information regarding age limit visit the following website :-

    http://www.onestopias.com/eligibility-criteria.asp


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

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    Re: What is the age limit for SC Category student in IAS entrance exam?

    hello friend;

    eligibility for IAS exam is;

    -you should be graduate from any recognized university
    -your age must be between 21-30 years

    //but upper age relaxation is given as per the government rule;
    -for OBC upper age limit is 33 years
    -for SC/ST upper age limit is 35 years

    number of attempts
    - 4 for general candidate
    - 7 for OBC candidate
    - no limit for SC/ST candidate

    for more details you can visit the official website of UPSC;
    www.upsc.gov.in

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    Re: What is the age limit for SC Category student in IAS entrance exam?

    Dear friend,

    To apply for this examination you need to satisfy the given eligibility Criteria -

    => You must have complete your Graduate degree course in any discipline form a recognised university.
    => Your age should between 21 to 30 years (For General candidates)
    => There is no minimum percentage is required to apply for this examination, Graduate passed candidates are eligible for This examination.
    => So, Graduation is the minimum eligibility to apply for UPSC Civil services examination, Final year graduate candidates can also apply for this examination.

    Age relaxation for different caste categories :-

    => General candidates in this examination gets only 4 chances.
    => OBC Candidates will gets 7 Chances and no limits for SC/ST Candidates.

    Best of luck..

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    Re: What is the age limit for SC Category student in IAS entrance exam?

    Hi,
    ->one must have attained minimum 21 years and upper age should not more than 30 years.

    ->The upper age limit is relaxed in specific cases as mentioned below:-

    1. upto a maximum of 5 years if the candidate belongs to SC/ST.
    2.upto a maximum of 3 years if the candidate belongs to Other Backward Classes.
    3. upto a maximum of 5 years if the candidate had been domiciled in Jammu & Kashmir during the period between January 1, 1980 and December 31, 1989.

    ->I have attach document which will help you in preparation of UPSC exam.

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    Re: What is the age limit for SC Category student in IAS entrance exam?

    hello friend!,
    To become an IAS you have to go through a process of examination as follows
    1.Preliminary examination(objective written)
    2.Final written (subjective examination)
    3.Personal interview
    But the above process you should have following qualification:
    Educational Qualification
    You should be a graduate from any recognized university.

    Age Limit
    21 to 30 for general candidates
    for OBCs there is 3 years relaxation
    For STs or SCs there is 5 years of relaxation
    For PHs 10 years of relaxation.

    Maximum Number of Attempts Permitted
    general=4
    OBCs=7
    STs or SCs or PHs =no limit

    For more details and important dates visit the following:
    http://www.upse.gov.in

    Best of Luck.......

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    Re: What is the age limit for SC Category student in IAS entrance exam?

    HI,
    The age limit for IAS exam is:
    For general 21 - 30 years
    For OBC 3 years upper age relaxation available.
    For SC/ST candidates 5 years age relaxation is available
    Number of attempts are:
    Maximum of 4 attempts for General
    Maximum of 7 for OBC candidates
    No limit for SC/St candidates
    Selection process:
    Written exam and interview.
    Syllabus for IAS exam:
    There will be total 8 papers.
    Paper 1 for 300 marks
    paper2 - English for 300 marks
    paper 3 - Essay for 200 marks
    Paper 4 and 5 - General studies for 600 marks
    Paper 6, 7, 8 and 9 - Ant two subjects
    Each paper for 200 marks
    Total marks are: 2000 marks
    Interview for 300 marks
    All the best

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    Re: What is the age limit for SC Category student in IAS entrance exam?

    Hiiii

    IAS is acronym for Indian Administrative Service.UPSC will hold the IAS exam every year.

    Eligibility for IAS:

    Nationality:Indian

    Educational qualification:You have to pass your graduation in recognized university.

    Age limit
    :Your age should in between 21-30 years.Upper age limit will be applicable for ST/SC's/OBC candidates.

    Permissible attempts:

    4 for general candidates
    7 for OBC candidates.
    No limit for SC/ST candidates.

    So according to your query no limit for ST/Sc candidates.

    Good luck.......

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    Re: What is the age limit for SC Category student in IAS entrance exam?

    Dear friend.
    As you know that the Indian Administrative services is the part of the nationally renowned club of exams called as the Indian civil services exam. The exam is conducted every year by the UPSC for the post of officers in the following departments of India:
    *Indian Administrative services: for the post of officers in the administrative body of India
    *Indian forest service: for the post of officers in the forest and wildlife parks and botanical gardens of India
    *Indian foreign service: for the post of officers in the external affairs ministry and foreign officers posts
    *Indian police service: for the post of officers in the police departments of India
    *Indian customs and central excise service: for the post of officers in the tax departments and the customs offices of India
    *Indian revenue service: for the post of officers in the RBI and other depatments

    To be eligible for the exam you have to fulfill the following eligibility details:
    *you have to be an Indian national
    *you have to be a 21 to 30 years of age. There is 3 years age relaxation for the OBC candidates and 5 years age relaxation for the schedule caste and tribe candidates and jammu kashmir migrants.
    *you have to be a graduate in any discipline. There is no minimum percentage criteria and that is why the graduates with just a pass degree can also give the exam
    *you can attempt the exam only:
    4 times if from general category
    7 times if from OBC category
    unlimited no. of times if from sc/st category

    since anyone with a pass degree in the graduation can apply for it , that makes the IAS as the most competitive exam o India but not the toughest!!!
    The notification for the exam comes in the month of january to feb and the exam being conducted in the mid year. The exam consist of following three stages:
    1. Prelim exam: It is an objective type exam on general knowledge and an optional subject from: veterinaty sciences/medical/political/social sciences/maths/commerce/accountancy/zoology/botany/philosophy/psychology/public administration
    2. Mains exam: It is a written exam on essay writing, optional subject pair exam with two papers on each subject, general english, general awareness...
    3. Interview: after clearing the exam you are divided into the division you get qualified into based on your marks like wether you belong to the IAS, IPS, IFS, etc...and then you are called for the interview

    The notification for the exam comes in the beginning of the year with the exam being conducted in the mid year.

    After qualifying the exam you have to clear the interview after which the training is given.
    so good luck for the career.

    Good luck
    ::Haider khan::

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    Re: What is the age limit for SC Category student in IAS entrance exam?

    hello friend,
    IAS stands for Indian Administrative Service.
    The IAS exams are conducted by Union Public Service Commission(UPSC) in every year.
    Eligibility criteria for IAS exams:-
    **Educational qualification is graduation in any stream from any recognized university.
    **there is no percentage criteria for IAS exams.
    Age limit:-
    **for general graduates 21 to 30years.
    **for BC graduates 21 to 33years.
    **for Sc/st graduates 21 to 35years.
    the exam pattern has preliminary and mains exams.
    prepare well
    all the best

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    Re: What is the age limit for SC Category student in IAS entrance exam?

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    Hi Sir/madam
    What is the age limit for SC Category student in IAS entrance exam?
    well,friend;.......

    ## IAS entrance exam is conducted by the UPSC state level examination and IAS is the civil service exam ,this is the very responsibility service.You want to attend the this exam you should be qualify the conditions of UPSC examination .follow the below Requirements;.............

    ## You are a SC category student and you have relaxation in the age and you have reservation as per the govt. rules and you want age limit for the IAS entrance exam ,see bellow ;..

    IAS eligibilty criteria:
    • Academic Qualification:Any Graduation course from any recognized university.
    Age Limit:
    • The generally age limit is the 21-31 years and
    • 3 years relaxation for OBC and
    • 5 years relaxation for SC/ST

    Number of permissible attempts:
    • Generally 4 attempts
    • 7 attempts for OBC and
    • Unlimited for SC/St

    Fee Particulars:
    • Generally 100 rupees and
    • No fees for SC/ST.

    Syllabus and Exam pattern:

    ## The IAS written will be conducted exam by the 3 stages,
    • Civil service aptitude test (CSAT),
    • Mains exam and
    • An Interview.
    ## In this new pattern the Preliminary Test (PT) for IAS exam is replaced by Civil Service Aptitude Test (CSAT).Preliminary Examination would consist of two papers- Paper I and Paper II.


    ************************************************** ***********************


    Important dates for IAS Examination:
    • Notification of Exam every year February/March
    • Conduct of Pre - Exam(CSAT) every year June-july
    • Result OfPre - Exam(CSAT) every year September
    • Mains Exam October every year November
    • Personality Test(Interview) every year March-April
    all the best...........

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    Re: What is the age limit for SC Category student in IAS entrance exam?

    Hi friend

    AGE ELIGIBILITY for IAS Exam:

    You must be a minimum 21 years old and maximum 30 years.
    For OBC , the age is relaxed by 3 years while for SC and ST it is relaxed by 5 years.

    Indian Administrative Service Exam conducted by Union Public Service Commission is one of the most difficult exams in the nation.

    IAS Exam has three stages Preliminary Exam, Main Exam, and an Interview.
    The prelims are held around May-June.It has multiple choice questions. There are two papers (duration of each being 2 hrs).
    a) General studies and
    b)Optional subject: you can choose from Psychology, Sociology, Philosophy, Agriculture, Maths, Phy, Chem, Stats etc.

    After you clear this you have the main written examination.It usually takes place in Oct-Nov, it comprises of 9 papers in all .On clearing this you shall be called for an interview.

    ALL THE BEST

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    Re: What is the age limit for SC Category student in IAS entrance exam?

    IAS exam is held by UPSC every year-
    And talking about its eligibility-
    So any graduated or last year appearing students are eligible..
    and talks about AGE-
    For General category students-21 to 30
    and For SC/ST-21 to 35
    and for OBC category students-21 to 33
    For more information about UPSC exam log on to www.upsc.gov.in

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    Re: What is the age limit for SC Category student in IAS entrance exam?

    IAS is the stand for the Indian Administrative Service. IAS examination is one of the civil services examination which is conducted in every year by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC). IAS officer job is consider as the respected and most famous job of India. To appear in the IAS examination you need the following eligibility criteria.

    EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION : Graduation in any stream from a recognize University. The final year graduation student are also eligible to apply for the IAS examination.

    AGE LIMIT : The age must be between 21 to 30 years. The upper age relaxation for the reservation category is applicable.

    Age Relaxation For the Reservation Category.
    • For OBC candidates :~ 3 years i.e the age must be between 21 to 33 years.
    • For SC/ST candidates :~ 5 years i.e the age must be between 21 to 35 years.
    • For PD candidates :~ 10 years i.e the age must be between 21 to 40 years.
    • For Ex-service man :~ 5 years i.e the age must be between 21 to 35 years.

    So, if you belong to the SC category and if your age is between 21 to 35 years then you are eligible to apply for the IAS examination. This is the basic eligibility criteria for the IAS examination. For more information about the IAS examination please visit UPSC website :~ http://www.upsc.gov.in

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    Re: What is the age limit for SC Category student in IAS entrance exam?

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    Hi Sir/madam
    What is the age limit for SC Category student in IAS entrance exam?
    HAI DEAR.....

    **IAS exam is conducted by UPSC in once time in year through Civil Service Exam.
    So you must attend in CSAT exam.

    **Those candidate are graduate from any recognized university with any discipline are
    eligible for IAS exam.There is no marks criteria.

    **But your age should be in between 21 to 30 years old.Age relaxation is provide for
    SC/ST/OBC category as per govt rule.

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

    2*For OBC category candidates age should be between 21 to 33 years

    3*For SC/ST category candidates age should be between 21 to 35 years.

    The maximum attempts for SC/ST candidate is Unlimited. For OBC candidate it is 7
    years and for general candidate it will be 5 years.

    Also you must be in citizen in India.

    For more details about IAS exam click on the link www.upsc.gov.in

    ALL THE BEST.....


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    Re: What is the age limit for SC Category student in IAS entrance exam?

    IAS is one among the services which come under Civil service exam`s.
    • To apply for Civil service exam you need to have completed your Graduation.
    • You need to be Citizen of INDIA.
    • Age criteria for General Category is minimum of 21 and maximum of 30 years.
    • Age relaxation is only for Reservation category.
    • SC/ST has 5 years of relaxation i.e.. they can apply till 35 years of AGE.
    • Where as for OBC it is 3 years. i.e.. they can apply till 33 years of AGE.
    • So as you belong to SC category you can apply till 35 years of Age .
    • If you are eligible to apply according to the above mentioned criteria you can apply for the exam.
    • For apply for IAS exam you need to apply for Civil service exam conducted by UPSC.
    To apply for this exam visit the Official website of UPSC at :- http://www.upsc.gov.in

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    Re: What is the age limit for SC Category student in IAS entrance exam?


    IAS stands for Indian Administrative Service.It is one of the Top Class jobs in the Indian Central Government . For IAS you need to sit for CSAT (Civil Service Aptitude Test)

    You should have completed graduation degree from recognized board.

    Your age should be in between 21 to 30 years old. Age relaxation is provide only for SC/ST/OBC category as per govt rule.
    • 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 age should be between 21 to 35 years
    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
    • Preliminary
    • Main exam
    • Interview
    You can see Pattern of exam in following chart.



    MAIN SUBJECT FOR IAS EXAM



    THE OPTIONAL SUBJECT FOR IAS EXAM



    For more details about IAS exam click on the link
    http://www.upsc.gov.in

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    Re: What is the age limit for SC Category student in IAS entrance exam?

    Age limits for this examination :-

    For general 21-30years

    AGE RELAXION:
    OBC category-3years

    SC/ST category-5years

    PD category-10years

    Ex-Servicemen Category-5years

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    Re: What is the age limit for SC Category student in IAS entrance exam?

    Hey there,

    The age limit for UPSC is 21 to 30 years, meaning you must be above 21 and below 30 if you want to appear for the exam.
    SC people have a relaxation upto 5 years.

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    Re: What is the age limit for SC Category student in IAS entrance exam?

    dear friend,

    IAS- INDIAN ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICE.
    IAS exam conduct by UPSC.


    ELIGIBILITY-

    you must complete your graduation from a recognized university.
    your age must between 21 - 30 years.
    AGE RELAXATION-
    SC/ST - 5 years
    OBC - 3 years


    I.A.S examination have three stages :-

    Preliminary Examination
    Main Examination
    Interview

    more information you can log on : www.upsc.gov.in



    all the best.............

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