Civil Services

The article will help to find best civil services coaching institutes in India. Civil Services is one of the top most career options and is considered a coveted and prestigious service. It is a dream career of almost every Indian citizen. However, let us not forget that it is a herculean task to get into it. Besides providing a civil servant the power and social status, it also provides ample opportunities to bring qualitative changes in the functioning of the government and to serve the country. After appointment, they are liable to be posted anywhere in India. Those who do not like frequent transfers to different places including remote areas may not relish this career.

  1. All India Services

All India Services include Indian Administrative Service (IAS), Indian Police Service (IPS) and Indian Foreign Service (IFS)

  1. Central Services:
    Group A- Indian P & T Accounts and Finance Service, Indian Audit and Accounts Service, Indian Revenue Service (Custom and Central Excise), Indian Defence Accounts Service, Indian Revenue Service (IT), Indian Ordnance Factories Service, (Assistant Works Manager, Administration), Indian Postal Service, Indian Civil Accounts Service, Indian Railway Traffic Service, Indian Railway Accounts Service, Indian Railway Personnel Service, Posts of Asst. Security Officer in Railway Protection Force, Indian Defence Estates Service, Indian Information Service (Junior Grade), Indian Trade Service, Group ‘A’ Gr. III, Indian Corporate Law Service.
    Group B- Armed Forces Headquarters Civil Service, (Section Officer’s Grade), Delhi, Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Lakshadweep, Daman & Diu, and Dadra & Nagar Haveli Civil Service, Delhi, Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Lakshadweep, Daman & Diu, and Dadra & Nagar Haveli Police Service, Pondicherry Civil Service, Pondicherry Police Service.

Eligibility for Civil Service

The basic qualification required to appear for the civil services is a bachelor’s degree from any recognized Indian University or equivalent in any stream. Those appearing in the qualifying examination are also eligible to apply.

Selection Procedure for Civil Service

Selection is made on the basis of Preliminary (Paper I & II), Main Exam and Interview, conducted by Union Public Service Commission, New Delhi.

If you want to join civil services as career, the first step in this regard is to make your fundamentals strong by reading NCERT books on Geography, History, Indian Polity, etc. of 10th and 12th standard which will help you in preparing for General studies paper.


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