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Vacancies in Civil Service (2018)

UPSC Civil Services Notification 2018 was officially released on 7th February 2018. Estimated number of vacancies will be around 782. Therefore, eligible and interested aspirants can apply online on or before 6th March 2018. All Graduates are eligible to fill UPSC Civil Services Online Application Form.

UPSC Notification 2018

Exam Name Total Vacancies Age limit
Civil Service Examination 2018 The number of vacancies to be filled on the result of the examination is expected to be approximately 782 21 to 32 years on the 1st August on the year of examination

What are reservations under various categories?

32 vacancies reserved for Persons with Benchmark Disability Category, i.e. 13vacancies for candidates of (a) blindness and low vision; 8 Vacancies for (b) deaf and hard of hearing; 9 Vacancies for (c) loco motor disability including cerebral palsy, leprosy cured, dwarfism, acid attack victims and muscular dystrophy; and 2 Vacancies for (e) multiple disabilities from amongst persons under clauses (a) to (c) including deaf-blindness.

What was the number of vacancies in the past years?

The government will be hiring 980 officers to fill up vacancies in the IAS, IFS and IPS through civil services exam 2017. Around 1,079 and 1,164 vacancies were reported to be filled through the civil services examinations 2016 and 2015. A total of about 1,364 and 1,228 such vacancies were reported for the recruitments to be done through the 2014 and 2013 tests. In 2012, around 1,091 posts in various central services were filled.