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    Can a 29 year old female graduate apply for Civil Services Exam without any prior experience in Government or Private sector?

    iam 29 years old female
    i am a graduate
    i don't have any experience in government or whatsover private sector too..
    can i apply for civil services exam?

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    Re: Can a 29 year old female graduate apply for Civil Services Exam without any prior experience in Government or Private sector?

    Hello

    YES YOU CAN APPLY FOR THE CIVIL SERVICES.

    The eligibility criteria for applying in the IAS is as follows
    1)Graduation degree is required from any stream from any mode of education.
    2)Age limit-21 to 30 years(general category).
    21 to 33 years for OBC.
    21 to 35 years for SC/ST.

    3)No percentage is required.

    You just have to fulfil this criteria when you are applying for the civil services,there is no necessity of having experience of working in the government or any private sector.You can apply for the exam as jut by fulfilling the above criterias.

    For more details visit the website of the UPSC.
    www.upsc.gov.in

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    Re: Can a 29 year old female graduate apply for Civil Services Exam without any prior experience in Government or Private sector?

    Gov. jobs never wants job experience in any field.
    They wants knowleged .
    If you want to do gov. job then crack any gov. entrance exam and clear you interview.
    And after this you can easily join your job.

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    Re: Can a 29 year old female graduate apply for Civil Services Exam without any prior experience in Government or Private sector?

    To appear for UPSC exams, you need not have any sort of experience. If you satisfy the following criteria, then, you are eligible.

    The criteria for appearing in Civil Services Exam is :
    1. Nationality : Indian
    2. Academic qualification : Graduate in any stream from any recognized university.
    3. Age limits : 21-30 (OPEN), 21-33 (OBC), 21-35(sc/st).
    4. Attempts : OPEN-4 , OBC-7 ,SC/ST-9 .
    You are eligible as you are a graduate.

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    Re: Can a 29 year old female graduate apply for Civil Services Exam without any prior experience in Government or Private sector?

    dear aspirant, there are no necessity or important of experience of any goverment or private jobs. so that you can apply for civil services exams. don't think about experience of job. there are require general knowledge , mental ability & skills. eligibility criteria : - graduation in any strem -age : 21 to 30 year (general category) - 21 to 33 (for obc category) -21 to 35 ( for sc/st category) for more info: www.upsc.gov.in all the best..

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    Re: Can a 29 year old female graduate apply for Civil Services Exam without any prior experience in Government or Private sector?

    Dear Friend

    Yes why not ,you are 100% eligible and applicable for the civil services examinations .Let me tell you that civil services does not require any experience in order to apply for the it and what it need is to satisfy its eligibility criteria which are as below:

    >>You must be a graduate in any discipline from a recognized university.Since you are graduate so do not worry you are eligible in terms of academic requirements.

    >>The second most important thing is that you should satisfy the age criteria which are as below:

    General:21-30 years

    OBC:21-33 years

    SC/ST:21-35 years.

    If you belong to general category then you will have only two chance s to appear for the CSE 2013 and 2014 as the maximum age limit is 30 years for the general category.

    However the no of attempts for the General is 4 and obc is seven and SC/ST has no limit.

    The examination will consists of three stages which are :

    1.Preliminary examination

    2.Main examination

    3.Personal interview

    The important dates for the CSE 2013 are as follows:

    Date of notification:05/03/2013

    Last date of receiving application:04/04/2013

    Date of preliminary test.:26/05/2013.

    So just do not think and apply for the CSE 2013 at the www.upsconline.nic.in.If you face any problem in applying online then please leave your difficulty here.We are always ready to help you.

    Hope the information helps you.

    all the best

    aashisranjan784

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    Re: Can a 29 year old female graduate apply for Civil Services Exam without any prior experience in Government or Private sector?

    The eligiblity to apply for an IAS exam is:

    * You need to have passed your graduation degree from recognized university.
    * Age limit 21-30 yrs and relaxation is given for obc and sc/st...

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    Re: Can a 29 year old female graduate apply for Civil Services Exam without any prior experience in Government or Private sector?

    Hi

    I want to tell yo that you can apply for the UPSC exams.

    Because there is no need of the experience in the UPSC exams.

    Eligibility for the UPSC exam:

    i)You must have a graduate degree from a recognized university

    ii)Your age must lies in between 21-30 years.

    iii)Age relaxation for OBC is 3 years and for SC/ST is 5 years.

    iv)You must be Indian citizen


    So you can apply for the UPSC exam without any experience.

    For more info:-http://www.upsc.gov.in

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    Re: Can a 29 year old female graduate apply for Civil Services Exam without any prior experience in Government or Private sector?

    Dear,

    You are eligible for the exam. There is no need for the experience in the government department as well as the private sector.


    Civil service exam requirement the candidate must have graduate in any stream from the approved university.


    The age limit for the exam is the 21 to 30 years.


    Age relaxation for the reserve category as per government rules.


    No fee for the female candidate.


    Exam notification is already declared by the upsc preliminary exam is held in the month of the May.


    For more information please update with the www.upsc.gov.in


    Best of luck

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    Re: Can a 29 year old female graduate apply for Civil Services Exam without any prior experience in Government or Private sector?

    YES, you can apply for the UPSC Civil services Exams.

    Below is the Eligibilty:
    Graduation pass in any Stream

    AGE- Minimum 21 years
    Maximum 30 years
    Candidates belonging to OBC gets 3 years and SC/ST gets 5 years age relaxations

    Chances- General candidates- 4 times
    OBC- 7 times
    SC/ST- No such restriction

    Next UPSC Prelims Exams will be held on 26th May 2013Last date to apply is 4th April 2013

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    Re: Can a 29 year old female graduate apply for Civil Services Exam without any prior experience in Government or Private sector?

    hi,

    civilservices.jpg
    you are eligible for civil services exam.

    civil services are conducted by upsc.

    general age limit is 21-30 years.

    there is no requirement of any experience.

    you must be Indian citizen.

    you have no backlogs after graduation.

    there is no requirement of percentage.

    for more,
    http://upsc.gov.in

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    Re: Can a 29 year old female graduate apply for Civil Services Exam without any prior experience in Government or Private sector?

    There is no experience required for writing civil services exam.For further requirements(doubts) please login to the upsc official website.
    ALL THE BEST.

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    Re: Can a 29 year old female graduate apply for Civil Services Exam without any prior experience in Government or Private sector?

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    iam 29 years old female
    i am a graduate
    i don't have any experience in government or whatsover private sector too..
    can i apply for civil services exam?

    HI,

    There is no issues for government job experience but you hold graduates its mandatory for eligible UPSC exam .


    If you complete your graduation then you can apply for UPSC exams

    like :-
    IAS
    IPS
    IFS
    IES

    ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA OF CIVIL SERVICES EXAM :-
    1. EDUCATION :-
    >> Graduation with any stream or recognized university .
    >> Final year candidate can also apply the same .
    2. NATIONALITY:-
    >> candidate must be an Indian citizen .
    3. SEX :-
    >>male
    >> female
    4. AGE LIMIT :-
    >> 21-30 year for gen. candidate
    >> 21-33 year for obc candidate .
    >> 21-35 year for st/sc candidate .
    >> 21-40 year for physically handicapped .
    5. ATTEMPTS :-
    >> 4 attempts for gen. candidate .
    >> 7 attempts for obc candidate .
    >> no limit for st/sc candidate .
    6. STEPS :-
    ~~ preliminary exam .
    ~~ mains exam .
    ~~ interview .

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    Re: Can a 29 year old female graduate apply for Civil Services Exam without any prior experience in Government or Private sector?

    you r 100 % eligible as no experience is required
    if u belong to general category then u r left with only two attempts
    so submit ur form soon.
    by www.upsconline.nic.in

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    Re: Can a 29 year old female graduate apply for Civil Services Exam without any prior experience in Government or Private sector?

    you r 100 % eligible as no experience is required
    if u belong to general category then u r left with only two attempts
    so submit ur form soon.
    by www.upsconline.nic.in

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    Re: Can a 29 year old female graduate apply for Civil Services Exam without any prior experience in Government or Private sector?

    Hello Dear Dude ..

    YES Of course

    You can apply for it


    You must have a minimum of GRADUATION


    And the minimum age must be 21 years

    Maximum age is allowed up to 30 years

    Of course there will be an age relaxation for the reserved candidates

    You must be an Indian Citizen


    ALL THE GOOD LUCK

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    Re: Can a 29 year old female graduate apply for Civil Services Exam without any prior experience in Government or Private sector?

    Hello,
    Yes absolutely a 29 year old female graduate can apply for Civil Services Examination without any prior experience in gov or private sector.
    Civil Services Examination is conducted by UPSC every year for the recruitment of candidates for the post of IAS, IRS, IPS.
    UPSC doesn't require any kind of work experience in any field, you just need to satisfy the basic eligibility criteria to appear for the Exam.

    Eligibility Criteria For Civil Services Examination is as follows:
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    The candidate must hold anydegree in any discipline from any recognized university
    Final year degree students are also eligible
    Degree obtained by distance education/open university is also eligible if theuniversity is a recognized university

    The Criteria for Age Limit is as follows:
    General 21-30 yrs
    SC/ST 21-35 yrs
    OBC 21-33 yrs
    PH 21-40 yrs

    Number of attempts permitted for general category is 4.
    Nationality should be Indian.

    For further details refer the pdf attached below and for Previous Years Question Papers you can refer www.upsc.gov.in
    You can fill the online application form from the official website www.upsconline.nic.in
    Regards...
    Attached Files

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    Re: Can a 29 year old female graduate apply for Civil Services Exam without any prior experience in Government or Private sector?

    yes you can apply for it but the age limit is 21-30 yrs..

    So decide it fast.

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    Re: Can a 29 year old female graduate apply for Civil Services Exam without any prior experience in Government or Private sector?

    Dear Friend,

    Yes you can definitely apply for the Civil Services Exam as the Union Public Service Commission does not require any prior experience from candidates who are willing to appear for the exam.

    The Union Public Service Commission conducts the exam every year through which successful candidates can join the following services :

    * Indian Administrative Services

    * Indian Police Services

    * Indian Economic Services

    * Indian Foreign Services

    All those who have the below mentioned qualifications are completely eligible for the Civil Services Exam :

    - The candidate must hold a Bachelor`s degree in any stream from any recognized college/university.

    - Candidates pursuing graduation in final year are also eligible.

    - The age limit for the Civil Services Exam :

    a) For General Candidates : 21-30 years

    b) For OBC Candidates : 21-33 years

    c) For SC/ST Candidates : 21-35 years

    - The candidate must be an Indian.

    So , from the above mentioned and seeing your educational qualifications , you are eligible for the Civil Services Examination.

    This is the information i have to the best of my knowledge regarding your query. Hope the information will help you to the extent you want.

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    Re: Can a 29 year old female graduate apply for Civil Services Exam without any prior experience in Government or Private sector?

    Yes friend 29 years old girl can apply for the UPSC Civil Service exam without any previous experience.

    There is no need of experience in civil Service exam.

    To apply for the Civil Service exam you must follow the following eligibility criteria:

    You should be in age of 21 to 30 years.

    5 years relaxation in age for the Schedule Caste and Schedule Tribes

    3 years relaxation in age for the Other Backward Classes.

    You should be minimum graduation qualified.

    You must be the citizen of India.

    If you satisfy the above criteria you can apply for the Civil Service exam.

    For more information you can visit UPSC official website

    http://upsc.gov.in

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    Re: Can a 29 year old female graduate apply for Civil Services Exam without any prior experience in Government or Private sector?

    Dear Questioner,


    It is nice to hear that you want to do civil services jobs.


    Yes definitely, you can apply for civil services examination.


    First of all, I would like to tell you that civil services examination is conducted every year by Union Public Service Commission(UPSC).


    Civil services examination is conducted for the posts of IAS, IPS, IRS, IFS, etc.


    The eligibility criteria required for the Civil services examination are prescribed as below:-

    * Completion of graduation in any stream from any recognized college or university.

    * Final year contenders are also eligible.

    * Age limit:- 21-30 yrs.

    * Age relaxation:- 3 yrs for OBC and 5 yrs for SC/ST contenders.

    * No. of attempts:- 4 for General, 7 for OBC and no limits for SC/ST contenders.

    * Nationality:- Indian.


    Hope the above mentioned will help you to get the information you were searching for.

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    Re: Can a 29 year old female graduate apply for Civil Services Exam without any prior experience in Government or Private sector?

    Dear,
    Yes, definitely, you can appear for the examination. There is no need of experience of any types in Government or Private sector. The age limit for the Civil Service examination is 21 to 30 years. The upper age limit for OBC is 03 years, for SC/ST, it is 05 years. The number of attempts for the examination for General candidate is 04 and for OBC, it is 07 and for SC/ST, it is up to 35 of age. To know more details please visit www.upsc.gov.in Thanks.....

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    Re: Can a 29 year old female graduate apply for Civil Services Exam without any prior experience in Government or Private sector?

    yes you can apply for civil exam . there are no required that you have any experience in govt. or private sector .for this you should only be graduate and no percentage required for it .for age criteria for general 21 to 30 and 4 chance for it .for obc 21 to 33 and 7 chance for it .for sc/st 21 to 35 and no limit for it .and you should be an indian .than you can eligible for apply for civil exam .thank and good luck .

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    Re: Can a 29 year old female graduate apply for Civil Services Exam without any prior experience in Government or Private sector?

    There is no need of experience for Civil services or other major UPSC exams.You should be a graduate within the age limit of 21-30years for General,21-33 for OBC and 21-35 for SC/ST category.There is no difference between Male and Female candidates.You are perfectly eligible for Civil services exam with all your qualifications mentioned in the question.Prepare well and go for it as you are having less attempts due to your age.All the best

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    Re: Can a 29 year old female graduate apply for Civil Services Exam without any prior experience in Government or Private sector?

    Dear friend,

    civil services exam is not bounded by sex(male & female) and work experience.

    criteria of civil services exam :

    1. candidate must be graduate from any recognized university.
    2. age must be - for general 21 to 30 years with 4 attempts.
    for obc 21 to 33 years with 7 attempts.
    for sc/st 21 to 35 years & have not any limited attempts.
    3. candidate must be Indian.

    hope this information will help you.

    ankit 27

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    Smile Re: Can a 29 year old female graduate apply for Civil Services Exam without any prior experience in Government or Private sector?

    Dear Friend,

    For civil services exam no requirements for any government or private job experience.


    REQUIREMENTS-


    Educational Qualification- Candidate must be passed his/her graduation.And also could apply in last year of graduation.

    Age Limit- GEN- 21 to 30 years
    OBC- 21 to 33 years
    SC/ST- 21 to 35 years

    Attempts- GEN- 4
    OBC- 7
    SC/ST- No Limit

    For More Details-

    http://www.upsc.gov.in

    Good Luck.......

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    Re: Can a 29 year old female graduate apply for Civil Services Exam without any prior experience in Government or Private sector?

    yes you can apply for civil service exam any graduate form recognized university can apply for this exam the age limit is
    general 21 to 30 years
    obc 21 to 33 years
    sc and st 21 to 35 years and it does not need experience in any sector visit www.upsc.gov.in

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