Union Public Service Commission Exams
About UPSC exams one can say that UPSC is popularly known as union public service commission, which conducts examinations such as national defence academy examination, Naval Academy Examination, Civil services examination and combined defence services examination. It has got all the rights granted by constitution of India according to article 315 mentioned in services under the section union and the states. Before independence this was a public service commission ruled by most of the British peoples. In 1947, after the independence the new constitution made amendments in old one to set standards for national level service examinations. It is also working separately for some states like Manipur Public Service Commission and Kerala public service commission.
The main responsibilities of this commission are like recruitment to services and posts through competitive examinations or central government by direct solution, transfer-on-deputation and appointment for officers should be done on their suitability, advising government regarding recruitment process, disciplinary cases and grant of pensions. President of India selects chairman and other members for this department. Application form for UPSC examinations are available online with all the given do’s and don’ts for filling up these forms.
Interested candidates can go through this particular official site of UPSC examination (http://www.upsc.gov.in/). They can also download the UPSC exam application form from this website. Eligibility for UPSC exams requires minimum age of 21 years for recruitment whereas candidate should not exceed the age of 30 years as per the government. The age can be extended up to five years for schedule caste, scheduled tribe, candidates from the state of Jammu and Kashmir and defence services personnel. For other castes the age is relaxable up to five years.
General science questions and answers for UPSC exams require extensive study on various topics. It is considered as an important section in the question paper and requires skill to pass. Various sites will provide you question papers and study material for the preparation of examination. Some of the sites also conducts free mock test online. The Internet is flooded with pages providing mock exams on difficult subjects like general studies and history.
UPSC exam 2012
UPSC exam for SCRA (special class railway apprentice), reserved for UPSC and CDS exams will be conducted every year. People who are willing to attend all the other examinations should fill the application form on time. UPSC exam date sheet has come on net. You can go through the time table of all the exams for 2012 from this link and prepare accordingly (http://upsc.gov.in/exams/exams.htm#CALENDAR for EXAMINATIONS – 2012). The content is available in English and Hindi.
UPSC exam 2012 syllabus has not changed since last year. Candidates can follow the same books and previous year editions. In UPSC exam civil services some of the compulsory subjects are general science, national and international events, Indian history, Geography, Indian politics and economics, general mental ability and Indian languages. General mental ability test contains comprehension, précis writing, usage and vocabulary with short essay. Whereas part A is a preliminary examination consisting of optional subjects which are Agriculture, animal husbandry and veterinary science, botany, civil engineering, geography, geology, India History, Law, mechanical engineering, mathematics, medical science, philosophy, physics, political science, psychology, sociology, public administration and zoology.
UPSC exam details are announced every year in January. Candidates holding B.Tech degree can apply for IAS services. Even any graduate can apply for IAS. If you have done M.tech or any other further higher degree studies then these degrees have lots of opportunities in UPSC. Apsiring candidates must be conscious of the eligibility criteria before applying for examinations. UPSC exam form has common application form for all the exams. Candidates can download this form on UPSC official web site portal. UPSC examination application forms are also available in your nearby post office town. UPSC exam India is the only examination in India which is responsible for recruitment of candidates in various civil and defence services.
Candidates can get UPSC exam information from the brochure given to you with application form. Candidates can get information from different sources on net. Aspiring candidates have to be very attentive and alert during the time of filing forms. Solving UPSC exam model question papers will give you an idea about the paper patterns which will appear in the examination conducted by UPSC. You can download some of the important model papers from this site (http://www.civilserviceindia.com/subject/question-papers.html). Please visit various sites of UPSC exam papers you are looking for practicing.
UPSC exams have also introduced negative markings which means that candidates have to study harder. This time UPSC exam pattern changed and it is called as CSAT. UPSC exam pattern 2012 comprises of 2 parts that is part 1 and part 2. Part 1 consists of 200 marks with current events, history, geography, Politics, economic development, social development and science. Part 2 consists of comprehension, logical and analytical reasoning, decision making, basic currency, problem solve skills and comprehension skills. UPSC exam results are announced on that particular website only within 30-60 days of time. UPSC exam schedule 2012 has already arrived on net, interested candidates are requested to download it from net from the site (http://www.upsc.gov.in/) under examination section.
UPSC examination 2012 requires full potential of candidates to pass the examination. UPSC has listed some centres where candidates can write exam according to their convenience. You can find UPSC examination centre code for different places on (http://www.upsc.gov.in/ ) and (http://www.civilserviceindia.com/upsc-exam-centers.html). IAS is a common UPSC examination for engineers. Candidates with M.tech can also give this exam. A special kind of examination is conducted for engineer’s that is IES (Indian Educational Forces). As mentioned above UPSC examination model question papers can be downloaded online. UPSC examination paper for 2012 will continue this whole year till December for different posts. There is an exam for UPSC exams for bds called as Indian medical services exam conducted by UPSC every year. This exam recruits candidates for defence forces and central police organisation doctor’s. There is a separate body known as armed forces dental services. If you are willing to give UPSC exams 2013 then you have to apply within the notification time for UPSC civil service exam made in December 2012 or January 2013. UPSC exams forms for 2012 have been filled for almost most of the exams. Candidates can go through the site and fill the form for left out exams if they are interested in doing so. UPSC exams in India provide wide range of opportunities to candidates. People can make most of it.