Civil Services Preliminary Examination, 2016

The Civil Services Preliminary Examination is a screening test wherein only the successful candidates would be allowed to appear for the Main Examination.  It is an objective type test comprising two compulsory papers:  General Studies  Civil Services Aptitude Test (CSAT) Both these exams are of 200 marks each.  However, the CSAT is me see more...

Date of Exam

7th August, 2016

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Application Procedure

MODE OF EXAM : Offline

APPLICATION PROCEDURE FOR UPSC CIVIL SERVICES PRELIMINARY EXAMINATION 2016

Candidates will be required to complete the "Online Application Form" containing two stages viz. Part-I and Part-II as per the instructions available in the above mentioned site through drop down menus.

Before starting filling up of online application, a candidate must have his/her photograph and signature duly scanned in the '.png' or '.jpg' format in such a manner that each file size should not exceed 40KB each.

If any candidate who took the Civil Services Examination held in the previous year wishes to apply for admission to this examination, he / she must submit his / her application so as to reach the Commission's Office by the prescribed date without waiting for the results or an offer of appointment.