Union Public Service Commission
Indian Economic Service/Indian
Statistical Service Examination, 2013
No. 12/0/2013-EI(B): A combined competitive examination for
recruitment to Grade IV of the Services mentioned in Para 2 below will be held
by the Union Public Service Commission commencing from 9th November, 2013 in
accordance with the Rules published by the Ministry of Statistics & Programme
Implementation in the Gazette of India dated the 17th August, 2013.
Eligibility Conditions :
A candidate must be either :—
(a) A citizen of India, or
(b) a subject of Nepal, or
(c) a subject of Bhutan, or
(d) a Tibetan refugee who came over to India before 1st January, 1962 with the
intention of permanently settling in India, or
(e) a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Srilanka or
East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania,
Zambia, Malawi, Zaire and Ethiopia or from Vietnam with the intention of
permanently settling in India. Provided that a candidate belonging to categories
(b), (c), (d) and (e) above shall be a person in whose favour a certificate of
eligibility has been issued by the Government of India.
A Candidate for the Indian Economic Service must have obtained a Post
Graduate Degree in Economic/Applied Economics/Business Economics/Econometrics
and a candidate for the Indian Statistical Service Must have Obtained a Post
-Graduate degree in Statistics/Mathematical Statistics/Applied Statistics from a
university incorporated by an act of the central of state legislature in India
or other educational institutes established by an Act of Parliament or declared
to be deemed as a university under section 3 of the university grants commission
act 1956 or a foreign university approved by the central Govt. from time to
Age Limits :
A candidate must have attained the age of 21 years and must not have attained
the age of 30 years on 1st August, 2013, i.e. he/she must have been born not
earlier than 2nd August, 1983 and not later than 1st August, 1992.
Candidates are required to pay a fee of Rs.200/-
either by depositing the money in any Branch of SBI by Cash or by using net
banking facility of SBI, State bank of Bikaner & Jaipur/State Bank of
Hyderabad/state bank of Mysore/ State bank of Patiala/State bank of Travancore
or by using Visa/Master Credit/Debit Card.
Last Date: The Online Applications can be filled upto
16th September, 2013 till 11.59 pm,
after which the link will be disabled.