Registration option for the Civil Services prelims exam will end today. The UPSC online registration link will be active till 6 pm today. Candidates can apply at the UPSC portal upsconline.nic.in. For the UPSC online registration candidates need to furnish basic details so as to validate their candidature for the exam. Candidates who clear this exam will be asked to give detailed information through the detailed application form. A total of 896 vacancies are proposed by the Commission to be filled through this exam in various civil services.
This year the exam will be held on June 2. The exam will be a screening test for the Main exam and the marks obtained in the prelims will not be considered for deciding the final merit list of the exam.
Candidates availing the EWS quota can submit the Income and Assets Certificates later.
“The eligible candidates shall be issued an e-Admit Card three weeks before the commencement of the examination. The e-Admit Card will be made available in the UPSC website for downloading by candidates. No Admit Card will be sent by post,” reads the official notification released by the Commission.
Civil Services exam, one of the most coveted government exams of the country. The preliminary exam is taken by 4-5 lakh candidates every year; however more than 10 lakh candidates register for the exam.