New! Crash Course | IAS 2014 | Online Coaching for IAS 2015

(Info) Civil Service : Age Limits

Civil Service : Age Limits

a) A candidate must have attained the age of 21 years and must not have attained the age of 30 years on 1st August, 2008, i.e. he must have been born not earlier than 2nd August, 1978 and not later than 1st August, 1987.

(b) The upper age limit prescribed above will be relaxable:

(i) upto a maximum of five years if a candidate belongs to a Scheduled Caste or a Scheduled Tribe.

(ii) upto a maximum of three years in the case of candidates belonging to Other Backward Classes who are eligible to avail of reservation applicable to such candidates.

(iii) upto a maximum of five years if a candidate had ordinarily been domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period from the 1st January, 1980 to the 31st day of December, 1989.

(iv) upto a maximum of three years in the case of Defence Services personnel disabled in operations during hostilities with any foreign country or in a disturbed area and released as a consequence thereof:


(v) upto a maximum of five years in the case of ex-servicemen including Commissioned Officers and ECOs/SSCOs who have rendered at least five years Military Service as on 1st August, 2008 and have been released (i) on completion of assignment (including those whose assignment is due to be completed within one year from 1st August, 2008 otherwise than by way of dismissal or discharge on account of misconduct or inefficiency, or (ii) on account of physical disability attributable to Military Service, or (iii) on invalidment.


(vi) upto a maximum of five years in the case of ECOs/SSCOs who have completed an initial period of assignment of five years Military Service as on 1st August, 2008 and whose assignment has been extended beyond five years and in whose case the Ministry of Defence issues a certificate that they can apply for civil employment and that they will be released on three month's notice on selection from the date of receipt of offer of appointment.


(vii) upto a maximum of 10 years in the case of blind, deaf-mute and Orthopaedically handicapped persons.

 

Courtesy : civilservice.in



Crash Course for IAS PRE 2014 with Test Series.  [ Register for FREE Trial ] | Postal Test Series




Comments

OBC Reservation Clarification...Please Help !!!!!

Hi,

I a Bharat and my family basically hails from Uttar Pradesh (Dad & Mom). My father comes under OBC category and he has a certificate from U.P govt. I was born in Andhra Pradesh and I wanted to clarify, if I fall under the reservation category or not? I have looked into the list of OBC as per central govt. and I fall under OBC category in U.P, but can you please tell me, as I am born in A.P, do I still fall under the reservation cateogory or nor? What is the procedure.
Can you please give your suggestions on this.

Comment viewing options

Select your preferred way to display the comments and click "Save settings" to activate your changes.