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Frequently Asked Questions Regarding Civil Services Examination conducted by UPSC
admin Last Update on: 05 Apr 2015

Q. Can a candidate choose an optional subject, which he has not studied at graduate/PG level? Ans. Yes. UPSC has given liberty to choose any subject from the given list of optional subjects.   Q. If a candidate has applied for the CS (P) Examination but has not appeared at any paper in the CS (P) Examination will it be counted as an attempt? Ans. No. An attempt is counted only if a candid...
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Frequently Asked Questions Regarding Examinationsconducted by UPSC
admin Last Update on: 05 Apr 2015

Q. What is the restriction on number of attempts in Commission's Examinations? Ans. Number of attempts : Civil Service Examination - General-4, OBC-7, SC/ST- No restriction IFS Examination- General-4, OBC-7, SC/ST-No restriction There is no restriction on number of attempts in any other Examination conducted by the Commission.     Q. Is t...
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