How can I upload my photo in UPSC?
Each of the scanned images of the photograph/ signature should not exceed 40 KB in size (for photograph, the pixel size is 140 pixels height x 110 pixels width and for signature it should be 110 pixels height x140 pixels width). Also, please ensure that the uploaded photograph and signature are clearly discernible.
What documents are required for UPSC exam?
A scanned photograph of yourself. A scanned signature of yourself. Government-issued Photo-id card. Aadhaar Card/Voter Card/PAN Card/Passport/Driving Licence/Any other Photo ID Card issued by the State/Central Government.
Does applying for UPSC count as an attempt?
Answer – No, an attempt is counted only if a candidate has appeared in at least one paper in the Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination.
Is UPSC exam tough?
If you look at the success rate in the IAS exam, you will understand why it is considered one of the toughest exams in India and some say, the world. Every year, lakhs of people take the IAS prelims exam. Out of this, only about 25% clear it and move onto the IAS mains.
Can IAS wear tattoos?
Wearing a tattoo doesn’t restrict you to appear for UPSC civil services. IAS aspirants and civil service aspirants can definitely have a tattoo on their body parts except for the face, finger, forearm, and other parts, which are generally visible.
Can I wear jeans in UPSC interview?
Men should preferably have short hair. This is a matter of personal choice but it might not project a professional image if you have long hair. Avoid expensive and flashy jewellery. Don’t go in party wear or casual wear like jeans and T-shirts.
Can UPSC form be rejected?
Appeal against such rejection should be received in the Commission’s Office latest by 21-03-2022. (ii) Copy of the debit/credit card statement or Bank account statement as the case may be, in case the fees has been paid through debit/ credit card or through internet banking of authorized banks.
Can we carry pen in UPSC exam?
Unlike prelim, in mains exam aspirants can use any pen. There are certain advantages and disadvantages to each type of pen that you will want to take into account when choosing your writing instrument.
Is weight required for IAS?
There is no height, weight and chest girth minimum requirement as such for candidates for the IAS, unlike the technical services. However, if the candidates’ measurements are disproportionate as regarded by the medical board, the candidates can be hospitalized for investigation and chest X-ray can be taken.
Can you get rejected in UPSC interview?
If the candidate’s total marks (Mains + Interview) is above the cut-off mark fixed by UPSC, then he/she gets the chance to get into the final merit list. If the total marks do not cross the cut-off marks, then the candidate is considered failed in UPSC Interview.