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    What is the maximum age limit for OBC candidates in UPSC examinations? How many times can a OBC candidate appear in UPSC examination?

    maximum age limit for obc candidates for upsc examination
    how many times can a obc candidate appear for upsc examination

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    Re: What is the maximum age limit for OBC candidates in UPSC examinations? How many times can a OBC candidate appear in UPSC examination?

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    Friend,
    >> The UPSC conducts various examinations throughout the year and all over the country.
    >> Being an OBC candidate,you are entitled to certain relaxations in the age limit and the number of attempts allowed for appearing the exams conducted by the UPSC.

    >> The number of attempts allowed for the CIVIL SERVICES exams & INDIAN FOREST SERVICES [IFS] exams for you,beinf an OBC candidate is SEVEN,
    The number of attempts allowed for the General category students is FOUR and for the SC & ST candidates is UNLIMITED.

    >> Apart from these couple of exams,there is no restriction in the number of attempts for any other exam conducted by the UPSC.
    All such exams are LISTED below ::

    {01} NDA EXAMS.
    {02} SCRA EXAMS.
    {03} INDIAN ENGINEERING SERVICES EXAMS.
    {04} COMBINED DEFENSE SERVICES EXAMS.
    {05} COMBINED MEDICAL SERVICES EXAMS.
    {06} GEOLOGISTS EXAMS.
    {07} STENOGRAPHERS EXAMS.
    {08} INDIAN ECONOMIC/STATISTICAL SERVICES EXAMS.
    {09} CENTRAL POLICE FORCE EXAMS.

    AGE LIMITS FOR VARIOUS EXAMS.

    {01} CIVIL SERVICES , INDIAN FOREST SERVICES EXAMS, INDIAN ENGINEERING SERVICES EXAMS, GEOLOGISTS EXAMS & INDIAN ECONOMIC/STATISTICAL SERVICES EXAMS.

    -For General Category : 21 To 30 Years
    -For OBC Category : 21 To 33 Years.
    -For SC/ST Candidates : 21 To 35 Years.

    {02} NDA EXAMS.
    21 To 30 Years for all candidates.

    {03} SCRA EXAMS.
    17 To 21 Years for all candidates.

    {04} CPF EXAMS.
    -For General Category : 20 To 25 Years
    -For OBC Category : 20 To 28 Years.
    -For SC/ST Candidates : 20 To 30 Years.

    {05} CDS EXAMS.
    -For General Category : 19 To 25 Years
    -For OBC Category : 19 To 28 Years.
    -For SC/ST Candidates : 19 To 30 Years.


    {06} COMBINED MEDICAL SERVICES EXAMS.
    -For General Category : Less than 32 Years
    -For OBC Category : Less than 35 Years.
    -For SC/ST Candidates : Less than 37 Years.

    >> For further details and notifications regarding any of these exams,visit the official website of the UPSC :: www.upsc.gov.in !!


    ALL THE BEST.
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    Re: What is the maximum age limit for OBC candidates in UPSC examinations? How many times can a OBC candidate appear in UPSC examination?

    OBC candidates get age relaxation of 3 years from the upsc,
    upsc provides age relaxation of 5 years to those candidates who belongs to the OBC category,

    age limit for the upsc exams
    generals 21 to 30 years
    OBC 21 to 33 years
    SC/ST 21 to 35 years.

    no of attempt
    generals 4 attempts
    OBC 7 attempts
    Sc/ST no limit

    for more details regarding upsc exams you can go to official website of upsc ,
    www.upsc.gov.in


    ​good luck

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    Re: What is the maximum age limit for OBC candidates in UPSC examinations? How many times can a OBC candidate appear in UPSC examination?

    Dear friend,

    UPSC conducts various exams like civil services exam,IES,SCRA,NDA,CDS etc.

    age criteria differs with the exam you want to write.

    maximum age limit for obc:

    civil services exam:33 years

    IES:33 years

    forest services:33 years

    geologists exam:35 years

    combined medical services exam:35 years.

    etc...

    you can visit the commissions website or refer the notification of the commission published in the employment newspaper to get the full details abou the exam you want to write.

    generally,OBC candidates get a relaxation of upto three years from the upper age mentioned.but it also varies.

    all the best

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    Re: What is the maximum age limit for OBC candidates in UPSC examinations? How many times can a OBC candidate appear in UPSC examination?

    The age limit for UPSC exam:

    21-30 years for Gen Category

    3 years relaxation for OBC category

    5 years age relaxation for SC/St category


    No. of Attempts:

    General category can attempt for 4 times.

    7 attempts for OBC

    No limit for SC/STs

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    Re: What is the maximum age limit for OBC candidates in UPSC examinations? How many times can a OBC candidate appear in UPSC examination?

    The age limit for obc student is 21-33.
    You can appear the upsc exam 7 time.
    Best of luck.

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    Re: What is the maximum age limit for OBC candidates in UPSC examinations? How many times can a OBC candidate appear in UPSC examination?

    Hai Friend..,





    -->>> Actually.,In Defence their is No Special Age Requirement as per the Category's like OBC..,And Their is No Relaxation in Indian Army.,

    >> Through the NDA(National Defence Academy),The candidate must have minimum Age 16.5-19 years of age.,

    >> Through the CDSE(Combined Defence Service Exam),The candidate must have minimum Age 19-25 years of age.,

    >> For More details visit the www.upsc.gov.in




    ..............GOOD LUCK............



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    Re: What is the maximum age limit for OBC candidates in UPSC examinations? How many times can a OBC candidate appear in UPSC examination?

    The age limit for OBC candidates for UPSC exams in civil services,forest services or engineering services is 21-33years.But this relaxation is only for OBC Non creamy layer candidates.The number of attempts are also high.As an OBC category candidates,the number of attempts is 7.You can check the website of UPSC at upsc.gov.in for more details

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    Re: What is the maximum age limit for OBC candidates in UPSC examinations? How many times can a OBC candidate appear in UPSC examination?

    The maximum age for OBC categories is 33years.The age limit is 21-33years for OBC non creamy layer candidates.The number of attempts specified for the OBC candidates is 7 within the specified age limit.As an OBC candidate you can appear 7times in Civil services.You can check out at www.upsc.gov.in

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    Re: What is the maximum age limit for OBC candidates in UPSC examinations? How many times can a OBC candidate appear in UPSC examination?

    The maximum age limit for OBC candidates is:
    21-33 yrss..

    And no. of attempts are 7..

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    Re: What is the maximum age limit for OBC candidates in UPSC examinations? How many times can a OBC candidate appear in UPSC examination?

    Dear UPSC board conduct various exams and requires different age limit which is following as

    UPSC National Defense Academy Examination

    Age should not be less than 16.5 years and more than 19 years

    UPSC Special Class Railway Apprentices Examination

    Age should not be less than 17 years and more than 21 years and 24 years for OBCs and 26 years for SC/ST

    UPSC Combined Defense Service Examination

    Indian Military : Age should be between 19-24 years

    Indian Naval Academy : Age should be between 19-22 years

    Indian Air Force Academy : Age should be between 19-23 years

    UPSC Civil Service/Police Service/ Engineering Service/ Forest Service/ Economic/Statistical Service Exam

    Age should not be less than 21 years and more than 30 years

    UPSC Combined Medical Service Examination

    Should be between 21-32 years

    UPSC Geologist Examination

    Age should not be less than 21 years and more than 32 years

    Relaxation in upper age as per government guidelines which is 5 years for SC/ST, 3 years for OBC, 10 years for PWD and 5 years for Ex-Servicemen

    Number of Attempts allowed for this examination

    General Category - 4 times

    OBC Category - 7 times

    SC/ST : no limit but till 35 years of age

    All the best

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    Re: What is the maximum age limit for OBC candidates in UPSC examinations? How many times can a OBC candidate appear in UPSC examination?

    Hello Dude ..


    Kindly follow the below procedure

    As you are a OBC student no need to Worry

    There is an Age relaxation for OBC candidates








    The minimum age must be "" 21 "" years

    Maximum age is allowed up to "" 30 "" years


    And the Relaxation for OBC candidates is -- 3 years


    "" SO FOR YOU THE MAXIMUM AGE IS ALLOWED UP TO 33 YEARS ""

    And after this age you can not apply for it


    You can ATTEMPT FOR "" 7 "" TIMES TOTAL

    VERY BEST

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    Re: What is the maximum age limit for OBC candidates in UPSC examinations? How many times can a OBC candidate appear in UPSC examination?

    upsc conducts lot of exams. for which exams you are refering too?
    for upsc civil services exam obc candidates have upper limit 33 years and they can apply 7 times.
    all the best
    happy learning!!!

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    Re: What is the maximum age limit for OBC candidates in UPSC examinations? How many times can a OBC candidate appear in UPSC examination?

    hi, friend.

    >> I like you dreams as civilers.

    >>and you belong OBC so you will get some benefits.


    >> here is some instruction for you

    >. you can apply till your age is 35 ..

    >> means age is must between 21 to 35.

    >> and you have 7 attempts for this exam that is 3 more compare to open categories.

    >> so you can be civil office soon and easily .

    >> but you have to get any graduation degree .

    >. i hope you have understand me

    >> all the very best

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    Re: What is the maximum age limit for OBC candidates in UPSC examinations? How many times can a OBC candidate appear in UPSC examination?

    Dear,
    The UPSC conducts various examination, but you have not mentioned any examination's name. Still, Generally, the age limit for the UPSC's CSAT examination is within 21 to 30 years. The upper age limit for OBC is 03 years and for SC/ST is 05 years. There is only 04 attempts for General candidates, 07 attempts for OBC and up to 35 years for SC/ST candidates for appearing the CSAT examination. To know more about it please visit www.upsc.gov.in Thanks....

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    Re: What is the maximum age limit for OBC candidates in UPSC examinations? How many times can a OBC candidate appear in UPSC examination?

    dear aspirant,


    UPSC conduct various exams like Civil Services,IES, CPF, CMS, IES/ISS, NDA & NA,CDS etc.

    here is the eligibility criteria for Civil Services Exam.

    ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA:

    >>you must have completed or appearing in final year of graduation.



    >>your age must be within 21 years to 30 years on 1 August of the year of exam. there is relaxation in upper age limit up to 3 years for OBC and 5 years for SC/ST candidates.


    Limit Number Of Attempts:


    >>General: 4 attempts
    >>OBC: 7 attempts
    >>SC/ST: No Limit

    You can apply for the exam online on following official link of UPSC:
    http://upsconline.nic.in/


    Good Luck......



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    Re: What is the maximum age limit for OBC candidates in UPSC examinations? How many times can a OBC candidate appear in UPSC examination?

    hi,
    It is nice that you want to join UPSC after Graduation degree.Graduation degree is minimum qualification for UPSC exam.

    General Age limit is 21-30 years.

    Age relaxation;---

    3 years age relaxation for OBC category
    5 years age relaxation for SC/ST category
    10 years for PH candidates

    Number Of Attempts;-

    4 times for General category Candidates

    7 times for OBC candidates

    No limit for SC/ST category

    For more;-www.upsc.gov.in

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    Re: What is the maximum age limit for OBC candidates in UPSC examinations? How many times can a OBC candidate appear in UPSC examination?

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    maximum age limit for obc candidates for upsc examination
    how many times can a obc candidate appear for upsc examination
    Hi,

    The basic eligibility criteria UPSC Examination are as follows:

    Age limit


    General 21-30 yrs

    OBC 21-33
    SC/ST 21-35 yrs


    Number of attempts permitted


    General 4

    OBC 7
    PH 7
    SC/ST No Limit

    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


    Nationality should be Indian.

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    I attempted IFS preliminary exam on 26 may 2013 but i have one doubt whether my attempt is counted for IAS because OBC candidate have 7 attempts.So how these 7 attempts are utilized??
    have i lost one attempt for IAS & IPS also????

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    Re: What is the maximum age limit for OBC candidates in UPSC examinations? How many times can a OBC candidate appear in UPSC examination?

    my date of birth 25/01/1981 can i will apply for the 2014 upsc pri exam

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    Re: What is the maximum age limit for OBC candidates in UPSC examinations? How many times can a OBC candidate appear in UPSC examination?

    FOR OBC candidates age limit is as::
    Civil services : 21- 33 years.
    CPF : 20 - 28 years
    CDS : 19 - 28 years
    CMS : less than 35 years
    NDA : 16.5 -19 years


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