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Which age is counted in UPSC?
UPSC calculates age as of 1st August of the year in which the exam is conducted. So, for the 2022 civil services exam, you should be above 21 years of age as of 1st August 2022. Even the upper age is calculated as of 1st August. So, you should not be more than 32 years as of 1st August 2022.
Which UPSC exam has highest age limit?
As per the official notification, the Civil Services age limit for UPSC is between 21 and 32 years of age. Age relaxation of 3 years is added to the civil service age limit for OBC, making the maximum age for UPSC 35 years for the OBC category.
Can a 40 year old give IAS exam?
The upper age limit for appearing in the UPSC IAS examination is 32 years for the general and EWS categories while 35 years is for OBC and 37 years is for SC/ST.
Can a 45 year old give IAS exam?
Upper age limit for OBC: 35 years. Upper age limit for SC/ST: 37 Years.
Can I become IAS at 35?
You can pursue IAS examination anytime, provided that the upper age limit for appearing in IAS examination is 32 years. So, if you are giving the last attempt of your life (Maybe that’s your first), you can still have a lot of time to come out as an IAS officer with flying colours.
Which exam has no age limit?
There is no age limit for ATMA. Besides, candidates who have applied for the ATMA exam earlier can re-apply for other sessions. ATMA is conducted three to five times a year. Candidates can attempt the ATMA exam any number of times.
Is UPSC very tough?
It is indeed immense and contains a diverse range of subjects, unlike many other exams where you need expertise only in one or two subjects. 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.
Who got IAS in small age?
Ansar Shaikh The Youngest IAS Officer Of India At The Age Of 21 years.
Is UPSC going to reduce age limit?
As of now, there is no official update about the UPSC age limit increased to 35 for the general category. As per the official age limit for IAS 2023, the upper limit for the general category is 30 and for OBC is 35 years.
Can IAS retire before 60?
It is clarified that premature retirement of government servants under these rules is not a penalty. The government may, at any time after a government servant has attained the age of 50/55 years or completed 30 years of service, as the case may be, retire him/her prematurely in public interest.