UPSC ES Exam, Eligibility Criteria & Age Limit, Exam Dates Details
Get UPSC ES EXAM DATE, ELIGIBILITY, AND AGE LIMITS DETAILS. UPSC conducts Indian Economic Service/ Indian statistical service Exam every year. UPSC has announced Notification for the ES exam. A candidate may compete for any one of the services only. Candidates applying for the UPSC ES exam should ensure that they fulfill all eligibility conditions for admissions to the examination. Here you can find out UPSC ES exam eligibility, exam date and age limits, in detail.
Tentative schedule of UPSC ES EXAM
|Notification of Examination||June|
|Conduct of Examination||November|
Eligibility Details UPSC ES EXAM:
- Nationality:A candidate must be either
(a) A citizen of India, or
(b) A subject of Nepal, or
(c) A subject of Bhutan, or
(d) A Tibetan refugee who came over to India before 1st January, 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India, or
(e) A person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri lanka or East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire and Ethiopia or from Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.
Provided that a candidate belonging to categories (b), (c), (d) and (e) shall be a person in whose favour a certificate of eligibility has been issued by the Government of India.
- Age:Candidate must have attained the age of 21 years and must not have attained the age of 30 years.
- Age Relaxation:
i. 5 years in case of SC/ST candidates
ii. 3 years for OBC candidates.
iii. Age is additionally relaxable by 5 years for those applicants who had ordinarily been domiciled in the Kashmir Division in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period 01-01-1980 to 31-12-1989.
iv. 3 years for Defence Services personnel (disabled in operations during hostilites with any foreign country or in a disturbed area and released as a consequence thereof).
v. 5 years in case of ex-servicemen including Commissioned Officers and ECOs/SSCOs.
vi. 10 years in the case of blind, deaf-mute and Orthopedically handicapped persons.
Educational Qualification for UPSC ES EXAM
For Indian Economic Service: Candidates must have obtained a Post-graduate Degree in Economics/ Applied Economics/ Business Economics /Econometric from a University incorporated by of an Act of the Central or State Legislature in India or other Educational Institutes established by an Act Parliament.
For Indian Statistical Service: Candidate must have obtained a Post-Graduate degree in Statistics/ Mathematical Statistics/ Applied Statistics from a University incorporated by of an Act of the Central or State Legislature in India or other Educational Institutes established by an Act Parliament.
UPSC conducts ES exam once a year and ES exam pattern is differ from IAS Exam. For more details you can go through UPSC Official Website. This article may helpful to you to know about UPSC 2 ES Exam Eligibility Details, Last date, useful links and other details