UPSC CSE 2024 Vacancy/ IFS Exam, Eligibility, Fee, Exam Date, Apply Online

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UPSC CSE 2024 Vacancy/ IFS Exam, Eligibility, Fee, Exam Date, Apply Online

The Union Public Service Commission will release the UPSC CSE Notification 2024 on February 14, 2024. There are 1056 open positions. Upon activation of the application link, aspirants are required to submit their online application to UPSC at

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UPSC CSE 2024 Vacancy 

Publication of the UPSC CSE 2024 Notification on February 14, 2024, will contain details on the opportunities for various services, including as IAS, IPS, IFS, IRS, and so forth.

1056 positions are available for UPSC CSE 2024, however the precise number is known. The Mains are set for September 20, 2024, and the Prelims are set for May 26, 2024.

Authority Union Public Service Commission (UPSC)
Recruitment UPSC CSE 2024
Vacancies 1056
Notification LinkCheck Here
Apply LinkCheck Here
Application Duration 14 February-5 March 2024 (Expected)
Exam Date26 May-20 September 2024
PostsIAS, IPS, IFS, IRS, etc. 
Official Website
Civil Service Examination 20241056
Indian Foreign  Service Examination 2024150
Total 1206

You may apply for UPSC CSE 2024 by visiting the official website,, and filling out the online application form, which will be available between February 14 and March 5, 2024.

How to apply

A step-by-step guide to the online application process may be found here.

  • Visit the official website of the Union Public Service Commission at
  • There may be a “apply online” option here; to use it, you must register.
  • You must choose “UPSC CSE 2024” after logging in and read the entire notice.
  • After that, you must give all the information asked for and affix all required paperwork.
  • If applicable, pay the application fee using the appropriate manner before submitting your form and double-checking all the information.
  • Finally, in order to utilise your application form later on, you must keep and preserve a duplicate of it.

Specification about payment of application fee

Payment MethodPayment Gateways
OfflineBank challan
OnlineCredit/Visa/RuPay/Master/Debit Card and net banking

Specification of photograph and signature to be uploaded

Signature20 kb to 300 kb
Photograph20 kb to 300 kb

Application Form

Exam Organiser NameUnion Public Service Commission (UPSC)
Exam NameCivil Services Examination 2024
Prelims Exam Date26 May 2024
Application ModeOnline
Last Date to Apply05 March 2024

Application Fee

UPSC charges candidates a nominal fee to take the UPSC CSE 2024 preliminary and main exams. Candidates may pay the UPSC Exam application fee online or offline. The predicted application fee for UPSC CSE 2024 is expected to be either 100 or 200 rupees, similar to the previous year.

Candidates may pay the application fee online for both the preliminary exam and the main exam using SBI internet banking, a Visa, Master, or RuPay credit or debit card. It is advised that applicants read the official notification as soon as it is released.

CategoryUPSC Prelims Exam FeeUPSC Mains Exam Fee
General/ EWS/ OBC Candidates (Male)INR 100INR 200
SC/ ST/ PwBD candidates/
Female candidates (All Categories)
Exempted from fee paymentExempted from fee payment


The UPSC has specified several eligibility requirements that applicants must meet in order to sit for the Prelims and Mains exams.

Note that the following qualifying standards are based on past trends; it is recommended to review the UPSC CSE 2024 notice as soon as it is released for the most up-to-date details.

Age Limit

  1. Applicants must be no older than 32 and at least 21 years old.

Education Qualification

  • The minimum educational requirement for applicants is a bachelor’s degree from an Indian university that has been authorised, approved by Parliament, or accredited by the federal, state, or local governments.
  • Graduates in their last year or those awaiting results may also apply for the UPSC CSE. However, individuals must demonstrate that they passed the required exam before they are eligible to apply for the UPSC Mains Examination.


  • various nationalities are needed for various UPSC tests, depending on the service category. Indian citizens are required to apply for the IFS, IPS, and IAS positions.
  • To be eligible for consideration for all other services, candidates must be citizens of Tibet, India, Nepal, Bhutan, or persons of Indian origin (PIO) who are relocating to India permanently from a certain country or Tibetan refugees who arrived in India before to January 1, 1962.

Exam Date

  • UPSC runs the Civil Services Exam (CSE) for group A and B level officers in order to fill significant government jobs in the Indian Administrative Services (IAS), Indian Police Service (IPS), Indian Foreign Service (IFS), and Indian Revenue Services (IRS), among other ministries.
  • The examination consists of three phases: the personality test, the main, and the preliminary. The calendar indicates that the preliminary test will take place on May 26, 2024, while the main exam will begin on September 20, 2024.

Important Dates

Start of Online Applications14 February 2024
Last Date of Online Applications05 March 2024
Preliminary Exam Date26 May 2024
Mains Exam Date

Selection Process

Preliminary ExamQualifying
Mains ExamScoring
Preliminary Exam DateScoring
Mains Exam Date

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