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    Are MCA graduates eligible for IAS exams or not?

    Are MCA graduates eligible for IAS exams or not?

    thank you..

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    Re: Are MCA graduates eligible for IAS exams or not?

    Hello,

    All the graduates who have done their graduation from recognized universities are eligible for IAS exam provided they fulfill other criteria.

    Age Limits:
    General - 21 to 30 yrs
    OBC (non creamy layer) - 21 to 33 yrs
    SC/ST - 21 to 35 yrs
    PH - 21 to 40 yrs

    Number of attempts:
    General - 4
    General PH - 7
    OBC - 7
    SC/ST - No limit

    Thanks,
    goyalk

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    Re: Are MCA graduates eligible for IAS exams or not?

    Yes Dear definitely : MCA passed out candidates are over qualified for IAS eligibility criteria but the age and complete eligibility is following :

    >> Candidate should have passed a bachelor's degree in any discipline from a recognized university

    >> Age of the candidate should not be less than 21 years and more than 30 years

    >> Relaxation in upper age as 5 years for SC/ST and 3 years for OBC category candidates

    >> 10 years upper age relaxation for PWDs and 5 years for Ex-Servicemen Candidates

    >> You have passed your degree and post graduate degree as well as Master's of computer application so that you are eligible to apply for this exam and you can apply for this exam between these dates :

    Start date for online application : 02-02-2013

    Last date for online application : 04-03-2013

    Date for UPSC Civil Service Exam : 19-05-2013

    You have only 5 months left to prepare for this exam and you should remember these guidelines :

    >> You should join any good and reputed coaching institute which gives top result every year for civil service

    >> You should purchase some books to prepare for IAS preliminary exam and in prelims exam you will have to face 2 papers which would be objective type for 400 marks and qualifying in preliminary exam is compulsory to every student then they would be allowed for mains exam

    >> You should give at least 15 hours everyday to prepare for your exam and study concentratively for IAS prelims and prepare hard to qualify at once

    >> You should take some tips for preparation from your seniors students those who have qualified in IAS prelims and mains exam

    All the best

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    Cool Re: Are MCA graduates eligible for IAS exams or not?

    dear aspirant,


    yes you can apply for IAS EXAM after complete graduate in any stream and you are post graduate then you are also eligible for IAS EXAM.



    LET SEE THE ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA:-

    >> you should have to passed graduate with any stream from the recognized university.

    >> final year appearing students can also apply.

    >> age should be 21 to 30 years.

    >> age relaxation for obc 3 years, for sc/st 5 years.

    >> you should be indian.


    all the very best


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    Re: Are MCA graduates eligible for IAS exams or not?

    MCA is a post graduate course and MCA candidates are also eligible for this examination.Graduation is the minimum qualification.So,You can apply for IAS exam.
    Age - 21 to 30 years.
    The upper age limit is relaxed in specific caste -
    Age upto a maximum of 3years .If the candidates belongs to the Other Backward caste.
    Age upto a maximum of 5 years .If the candidates belongs to the schedule caste/Schedule tribes.
    Notification of IAS exam published on employment newspaper.

    Good Luck!

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    Re: Are MCA graduates eligible for IAS exams or not?

    Hello,
    Yes definitely MCA graduates are eligible for IAS Exam. Civil Services Examination is conducted by UPSC every year for the recruitment of candidates for the post of IAS, IRS, IPS.

    The basic eligibility criteria for Civil Services Exam are as follows:
    Educational Qualification
    The candidate must hold any degree 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 the university is a recognized university

    Age limit
    General 21-30 yrs
    SC/ST 21-35 yrs
    PH 21-40 yrs

    Number of attempts permitted
    General 4
    OBC 7
    PH 7
    SC/ST No Limit

    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: Are MCA graduates eligible for IAS exams or not?

    hello dear,

    absolutely, you are perfectly eligible for civil services exam
    as you are a post graduate...
    all civil services require is your graduation..
    eligibility criteria..

    age limit
    gen-21 to 30 yrs of age
    obc-21 to 33 yrs of age
    sc/st-21 to 35 yrs of age

    educational criteria
    must be a graduate from a recognized university in any discipline

    happy to help you..

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    Re: Are MCA graduates eligible for IAS exams or not?

    Hello,Yes MCA graduates are eligible for IAS exams,eligibility is following :>> Candidate should have passed a bachelor's degree in any discipline from a recognized university>> Age of the candidate should not be less than 21 years and more than 30 years>> Relaxation in upper age as 5 years for SC/ST and 3 years for OBC category candidates>> 10 years upper age relaxation for PWDsand 5 years for Ex-Servicemen CandidatesNumber of attempts:General - 4General PH - 7OBC - 7SC/ST - No limitgood luck....

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    Re: Are MCA graduates eligible for IAS exams or not?

    Yes Dear,
    MCA graduates are eligible for the exam, for the civil service exam only graduation is compulsory.
    Any graduate students who complete the graduation from the approved university are eligible for the exam.
    Higher qualification is beneficial for you in future; it is no matter for the exam.
    The percentage of the marks is no matter for the exam.
    The age limit for the exam is the 21 to 30 years
    Age relaxation for reserve category.
    Best of luck for the exam

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