UPSC CSE Releases 2024 CSE and IFS Exam Notification with 1206 Vacancies, Available Now

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The UPSC CSE has issued the 2024 notification for the Civil Service and Indian Forest Service Examinations, revealing a total of 1206 available positions.


UPSC CSE Notification 2024

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released the comprehensive UPSC CSE Notification 2024 PDF for the Indian Administrative Services and Forest Service Examination 2024 on its official website Understanding all the details of the exam is crucial for efficient and effective preparation. UPSC aspirants gearing up for these exams are encouraged to thoroughly review the complete information provided in the UPSC Notification 2024 PDF, accessible through the links provided below.

Notification For Civil Services: Click Here

Notification For Forest Services: Click Here

UPSC CSE Recruitment Details

Every year, the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) administers the prestigious National-level Civil Service Examination and Forest Service Examination, aiming to select qualified candidates to fill various Group A positions within the Government. Gain insights into the UPSC Notification 2024 by exploring the summarized data provided below.

OrganizationUnion Public Service Commission (UPSC)
Name Of ExamUPSC Civil Service Examination 2024  
UPSC Forest Service Examination 2024.
IFS- 150
Exam LevelNational
CategoryGovernment Job
Official Website
Exam FrequencyOnce in Year
No Of AttemptsGeneral – 6 attempts
OBC – 9 attempts
SC/ST – No Restrictions

UPSC CSE Important Dates

The online registration process commenced on February 14, 2024, and is scheduled to conclude on March 5, 2024, as per the details provided in the UPSC Notification 2024. The complete timetable for the UPSC CSE 2024 Exam is outlined in the table below:

Application starts from14/02/2024
Last date to apply05/03/2024
Last exam payment date05/03/2024
Correction Date06/03/2024 to 12/03/2024
Pre Exam date26/05/2024
Admit cardBefore Exam

UPSC CSE Vacancy Details

The Union Public Service Commission has unveiled plans to fill 1206 vacancies via the UPSC CSE & IFS Exam 2024. Specifically, the UPSC Civil Service Examination 2024 aims to fill 1056 vacancies, while the Indian Forest Service Examination 2024 targets filling 150 vacancies.

Exam NameVacancies
Civil Service Examination 20241056
Indian Forest Service Examination 2024150

UPSC CSE Application Fee Details

Except for Female/SC/ST/Persons with Benchmark Disability Candidates who are exempt from paying fees, all other candidates are mandated to pay a fee of Rs. 100/- (Rupees One Hundred only). This fee can be remitted at any Branch of State Bank of India or through Visa/Master/RuPay Credit/Debit Card or Internet Banking of SBI.

Application Fees
Mode of Examonline
GEN/OBC /EWSRs 100/-
SC/ST/PH/FemaleRs 0/-
Mode of PaymentPay the exam fee through Debit, credit card, or net banking modes and offline e-challan modes only

UPSC CSE Eligibility Criteria

Before proceeding with the application for the UPSC IAS Exam 2024, candidates are advised to carefully review the eligibility criteria outlined below and ensure that they meet all requirements.

  • Nationality – Indian Citizenship

The UPSC has initiated the online application process for the Civil Service Examination 2024 starting from February 14, 2024, coinciding with the release of the UPSC Notification 2024. As in previous years, this year too, thousands of candidates are keen on submitting their application for the UPSC Exam 2024 in pursuit of their dream job. The deadline for application submission is March 5, 2024. Click the link below to directly apply for the UPSC IAS 2024 Exam.

UPSC CSE Age Limit Criteria

The age requirement for the UPSC Exam 2024 is between 21 and 32 years old as of August 1, 2024. This means candidates must have been born no earlier than August 2, 1992, and no later than August 1, 2003.

There is no provision for age relaxation for the Economically Weaker Sections (EWS) in the UPSC CSE Exam 2024.

CategoryAge Limit
Minimum Age21 years
Maximum Age32 years
CategoryAge Relaxation
SC/ST5 years
OBC3 years
PWD10 years
Individuals from the Defence Services who were disabled during operations in conflicts with foreign countries or in troubled regions and subsequently released due to these circumstances3 years
Former military personnel, including commissioned officers, ECOs/SSCOs, who have served a minimum of five years in the armed forces5 years

UPSC CSE Eligibility Criteria

Post NameEligibility Criteria
Indian Administrative Services (IAS)Bachelor Degree in any Stream From Any Recognized University
Indian Forest Services (IFS)Bachelor’s degree with Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science, Botany, Chemistry, Geology, Mathematics, Physics, Statistics, Zoology, Agriculture, or an equivalent subject

UPSC CSE Selection Process

To be considered for the vacancies announced in UPSC Notification 2024, UPSC aspirants must successfully pass through three phases. The final merit list for the UPSC IAS Result will be compiled based on candidates’ performance in Phase 2 and Phase 3.

PhasesExam NameStatus
Phase 1Preliminary ExamQualifying
Phase 2Mains ExamScoring
Phase 3InterviewScoring

UPSC CSE Marks Distribution

The UPSC has unveiled the syllabus and exam pattern for the UPSC CSE 2024 examination alongside its notification. An overview of the format for the UPSC 2024 Prelims, Mains, and Interview rounds can be viewed in the table provided below.

UPSC Prelims Exam Pattern 2024
Paper IGeneral Studies200
Paper IICSAT200
UPSC Mains Exam Pattern 2024
PaperQualifying PapersMarks
Paper-AOne of the Indian Language included in Eighth Schedule to the Constitution300
Merit Paper
Paper-IIGeneral Studies-I250
Paper-IIIGeneral Studies-II250
Paper-IVGeneral Studies-III250
Paper-VGeneral Studies-IV250
Paper-VIOptional Subject (Paper-I)250
Paper-VIIOptional Subject (Paper-II)250
Personality Test275

Important Links

Apply OnlineClick Here
Download Notification for Civil ServicesClick Here  
Download Notification for Forest ServicesClick Here
Official websiteClick Here

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