IAS Exam 2014 Online Application Form 2014- 15
IAS largely known as Indian Administrative Service Examination, the highest designations in the Indian Government welcomes online applications from candidates who wish to be a part full filling its eligibility norms. To envisage a dream career as an IAS officer here is a chance for those candidates to try their luck and secure their positions. Register yourself on or before 16th of June 2014. All the required details are as follows:
Procedure for Registration:
Candidates who want to make their career in IAS can apply online by visiting the UPSC (Union Public Service Commission) website.
IAS Exam Syllabus:
Paper – 1(200 Marks of 2 hrs Duration):
History of India and Indian National Movement
Current events of national and international importance
General issues on Environmental Ecology, Bio-diversity and Climate Change – that do not require subject specialization.
Indian and World Geography – Physical, Social, Economic Geography of India and the World
Economic and Social Development Sustainable Development, Poverty, Inclusion, Demographics, Social Sector initiatives, etc
Indian Polity and Governance – Constitution, Political System, Panchayati Raj, Public Policy, Rights Issues, etc
Paper – 2 (200 Marks of 2 hrs Duration):
Logical reasoning and analytical ability
Interpersonal skills including communication skills;
English Language Comprehension skills (Class X level)
Decision-making and problem-solving
General mental ability
Basic numeracy (numbers and their relations, orders of magnitude, etc) (Class X level), Data interpretation (charts, graphs, tables, data sufficiency etc. – Class X level)
IAS Exam Syllabus:
General Awareness – Current affairs at national and international level, History of India (Indian National Movement), India and World Geography, Indian Constitution & Politics, Economic & Social Development and General Science.
CSAT 2014 – The CSAT test will be divided into two sections i.e. General Awareness and English Proficiency.
Civil Service Mains – There will be total nine papers for this exam. Initial two are qualifying papers, of which one paper is one of the Indian languages and the second paper is English. Third one will be an essay paper whereas fourth and fifth will be on General Studies. Next, candidates have to select two optional subjects. Then, there will be two papers.
English – Reading Comprehensions, Grammar, Communication skills, Logical Reasoning and mental ability.
After the main exam, interview will be conducted of 300 marks.
The paper of Indian languages and English will be of matriculation level. All other papers will have subjective type questions.
Norms of Eligibility:
Nationality of the Candidates:
Candidates who have Indian Citizenship are eligible to apply for the post.
The candidates should be in the age group of 21 yrs to 30 yrs.
Essential Educational Requirements:
Candidates who want to apply for IAS examination should be a Graduate from any discipline from a recognized college or university.
1. The aspirants should be medically and physically competent.
2. Refer official website for detailed eligibility criteria of IAS Exam.
Crucial Dates to Reckon for:
Date of Commencement of Advertisement: 17/05/14
End Date to Receive Applications: 16/06/14
Date of Examination: 24/08/14
Exam Duration: 01 Day
Though, cracking IAS Exam is not easy task to complete. Applicants have to go through the competitive exam conducted by UPSE namely CSE (Civil Service Examination) which take place every year. The examination also provides as a CAT (common aptitude test) for other civil services such as IFS, IPS, Group A and Group B central services which is one of the toughest exam perhaps achieving success in one attempt is impossible. Even in present scenario, jobs under IAS are considered of greatest regard. This is the major reason that adolescences get attracted towards this. Each passing year, approx lacs of applications are filled to seek admission into IAS.
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