UPSC Civil Services Application Form 2019 – Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released the application form of UPSC Civil Services Prelims exam on February 19 along with the notification. The last date to fill online UPSC Civil Services application form 2019 for Prelims exam is March 18, 2019 (6 pm). The application fee of UPSC Civil Services for prelims examination is Rs. 100 for General and OBC category candidates. However, SC, ST and women applicants are exempted from paying the fee of UPSC Civil Services application form 2019. UPSC Civil Services 2019 Prelims is scheduled to be conducted from June 2.
Candidates will be shortlisted to appear for UPSC CS Mains 2019 on the basis of prelims exam. Candidates selected for Mains exam will have to fill Detailed Application Form (DAF). Candidates successfully filling the Detailed Application Form of UPSC Civil Services will be issued admit card of UPSC Civil Services for Mains.
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UPSC Civil Services 2019 Application Form – Dates
Candidates must stay updated with the dates so as not to miss any events related to UPSC Civil Services application form. The date regarding UPSC IAS application form has been provided below.
UPSC Civil Services notification
February 19, 2019
UPSC CS application form 2019 for Prelims
February 19, 2019
Last date to register for UPSC CS Prelims
March 18, 2019
|last day to pay offline application fee||March 17, 2019 (11.59)|
UPSC Civil Services 2019 prelims exam
June 2, 2019
UPSC CS prelims result
First week of July, 2019
Detailed Application Form for mains exam
Last week of July, 2019
UPSC Civil Services mains exam
September 20 – 29, 2019
UPSC IAS mains result
To be notified
Procedure to fill UPSC Civil Services Application Form 2019
The process to fill UPSC Civil Services application form are as follows.
Steps to fill UPSC Civil Services 2019 Application form for Prelims:
Click on ‘UPSC Civil Services Application Form’ (link is provided here)
Log in using login ID, password and security code
Fill all required details – personal, academic and contact
Upload scanned copies of documents
Payment of application fee
Save IAS application form and print copy of the payment receipt
UPSC Civil Services Application Form 2019 – Prelims
The application form of UPSC Civil Services for Prelims has been released online on February 19. Candidates can fill the application form till March 18, 2019. Candidates can fill the application form in two stages – Part 1 and Part 2. The first part of the application form comprises registration process. In this part, candidates have to furnish personal, educational and contact information. Part 2 requires choosing of exam centre, uploading photograph and signature and payment of fee. Candidates applying IAS application form successfully for the exam will be issued admit card for UPSC Civil Services prelims. The application fee for prelims is Rs. 100 for candidates belonging to General and OBC categories while female, SC and ST applicants are exempted from paying fee.
Candidates can pay the application fee online using SBI net banking, credit card/debit card or through cash via SBI bank challan. Candidates must pay the application fee before the date prescribed by the Commission failing which they can consider under fictitious payment cases. Candidates submitting more than one application must make sure that only the completed final application form devoid of errors have been given for final submission.
UPSC Civil Services Application Form 2019 for Mains exam
Candidates qualifying prelims will be able to fill Detailed Application Form (DAF). Candidates belonging to OBC (NCL) category must also fill OBC proforma along with the detailed application form of UPSC 2019. While filling IAS 2019 application form for prelims, candidates should be careful as they will not be allowed to make changes in the following fields – exam centre, optional subject, Indian language paper (Paper-A) and medium of examination in the Detailed Application Form. Before submitting the application form, candidates must ensure that the DAF has been filled properly as candidates providing incorrect information or incomplete application form will not be considered for Mains and their candidature will be cancelled. Candidates should submit required documents along with the DAF. Candidates must also indicate the services of interest in order of preference. Once the preferences have been submitted, candidates will not be permitted to make further changes regarding the same.
Dimension requirements for photograph and signature
3KB – 40KB
1KB – 40KB
UPSC Civil Services 2019 – Application fee
The application fee can be paid in cash at any SBI branch or using net banking facility of SBI, credit/debit card, Visa, Master, RuPay. Candidates can check application fee for the various exam stages below.
UPSC Civil Services Application Form 2019 - Fee
UPSC Civil Services - Prelims
UPSC Civil Services - Mains exam
Note: Women, SC and ST candidates are exempted from paying the application fee.
Documents required to fill UPSC IAS application form 2019
Candidates must keep the following documents handy while filling the application form of UPSC Civil Services 2019.
Proof of passing graduation
Class 10 certificate
UPSC Civil Services Application Form 2019 – FAQs
Q. Can I change the date of birth provided in the application form of UPSC CSE 2019 as it does not correspond with the date provided in my Class 10 Board certificate?
Ans: Candidates must ensure that date of birth provided during filling of application form must match with that mentioned in the class 10 boards certificate as the Commission will not entertain request for changes in the same.
Q. I belong to SC category. Will I need to pay fee for the Detailed Application Form?
Ans: Candidates belonging to SC/ ST categories as well as women applicants are not required to pay the application fee.
Q. What if I do not pay the application fee of UPSC Civil Services application form 2019?
Ans: Within two weeks from the last day of registration, a list will be prepared mentioning the names of candidates who have not made the fee payment. Such candidates will be sent e-mail on their registered email ID regarding submission of proof of payment. Applicants need to submit the proof within ten days failing which their candidature will be cancelled.
Q. What are the options for application fee payment?
Ans: Candidates can pay the application fee in cash at any SBI branch. They can also use net banking facility of SBI to pay the fee or through credit/debit card, Visa, Master, RuPay.
Q. What if I do not provide proof of having passed graduation?
Ans: Candidates failing to produce relevant proof of passing graduation will not be considered eligible for the exam and the candidature of like candidates will be cancelled.
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