UPSC Recruitment 2021 Notification

Union Public Service Commission conducts various exams every year for recruitment into multiple national organizations. The list of these exams along with their brief summary is given below. Moreover, recently, UPSC has invited applications for various posts, the details of which are also mentioned in this article.

Let’s start with the recent notifications released by the commission as a part of the UPSC Recruitment 2020.

UPSC Recruitment 2020: Vacancy Details For Lecturer & Other Posts

The details of the vacancies released by the UPSC is given below. The last date for the application form is 27th August 2020.

Name of the Post

Number of Vacancies

Scientific Officer

1 Post

Junior Scientific Officer

14 Posts

Lecturer (Physiotherapy)

2 Posts

Lecturer (Prosthetics and Orthotics)

3 Posts

Lecturer (Vocational Guidance)

2 Posts

Sub-Editor

2 Posts

UPSC Recruitment 2020: Vacancy Details for Indian Economic Services:

The details for the vacancies in Indian Economic Services is mentioned in the table below:

Indian Economic Services – Notification Summary

Details

Indian Economic Service Examination 2020 – Eligibility

Any Post Graduate

Job Location

Across India

Total Vacancies

15

Date Added

11/08/2020

Last Date to Apply

01/09/2020

UPSC Recruitment 2020: Vacancy Details for Indian Economic Services:

The details for the vacancies in Indian Economic Services is mentioned in the table below:

Indian Economic Services – Notification Summary

Details

Indian Economic Service Examination 2020 – Eligibility

Any Post Graduate

Job Location

Across India

Total Vacancies

15

Date Added

11/08/2020

Last Date to Apply

01/09/2020

UPSC Recruitment 2020: Vacancy Details for Combined Defence Services (CDS)

The notification for Combined Defence Services has also been released by the UPSC. The details of the same are mentioned below:

Combined Defence Services- Notification Summary

Details

Combined Defence Services Examination II 2020- Eligibility

Any Graduate, B.Tech/B.E

Job Location

Across India

Total Vacancies

344

Date Added

05/08/2020

Last Date to Apply

25/08/2020

UPSC Recruitment 2020: Vacancy Detail for Combined Medical Services

The notification for combined medical services has also been lately released by UPSC on its official website, the details of which are mentioned in the table below:

Combined Medical Services 2020- Notification Summary

Details

Combined Medical Services Examination 2020 – Eligibility

MBBS

Job Location

Across India

Total Vacancies

559

Date Added

29/07/2020

Last Date to Apply

18/08/2020

The official notification along with the application form is available on the official website of UPSC (upsc.gov.in). You can download the notification for complete information regarding eligibility criteria, exam calendar, syllabus, number of posts

List of Exams conducted by Union Public Service Commission

Here’s a list of exams conducted by the UPSC annually:

  • Civil Services Examination (CSE)
  • Engineering Services Examination
  • Combined Medical Services Examination
  • Combined Defence Services Examination
  • National Defence Academy Examination
  • Naval Academy Examination
  • Special Class Railway Apprentice
  • Indian Forest ServiceExamination
  • Indian Economic Service/Indian Statistical Service Examination
  • Combined Geoscientist and Geologist Examination
  • Central Armed Police Forces(Assistant Commandant) Examination

Here’s a brief introduction about all these examinations:

Civil Services Examination

UPSC CSE is the most famous exam conducted by the UPSC, often also called the IAS exam. However, this exam is conducted for recruitment into various posts such as IAS, IPS, IFS, and other allied posts.

Engineering Services Examination

Indian Engineering Services or IESor UPSC Engineering Services Exam is the recruitment exam for engineering background graduates that meets the technical and managerial functions of the Government of India.

Combined Medical Services Examination

The combined medical services examination is conducted by the UPSC for recruiting medical officers. These officers are posted in various organizations functioning under the Government of India like Indian Railways, the Indian Ordnance Factories, etc.

Combined Defence Services Examination

Conducted twice a year, CDS or Combined Defence Services Examination is held by UPSC to recruit candidates into the Indian Air Force Academy, Indian Naval Academy, Indian Military Academy, and Officers Training.

National Defence Academy Examination

Also held twice a year, NDA examination is held to recruit candidates into the National Defence Academy. The eligibility for this examination is (10+2), hence 12th pass students can also sit for this exam.

Naval Academy Examination

UPSC conducts Indian Naval Academy Examination for the admission to Indian Naval Academy (INA) as graduate officer-trainees of the Indian Navy. This exam is also conducted twice in every year.

Special Class Railway Apprentice

The SCRA is a special exam conducted by UPSC for 10+2 students who wish to pursue Electrical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering. The candidates selected through this exam are admitted into the undergraduate program in Mechanical Engineering at the Indian Railways Institute of Mechanical and Electrical Engineer in Jamalpur,

Indian Forest Service Examination

The prelims exam for Indian Forest Service Examination is conducted along with the UPSC Civil Services Examination. Hence, the eligibility criteria as well as syllabus for Prelims is pretty much the same for the both these exams. The Mains Exam is conducted separately.

Indian Economic Service/Indian Statistical Service Examination

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) conducts the Indian Economic Service Examination to recruit candidates for The Indian Economic Service (IES), which is one of the administrative civil services under Grade ‘A’ of the Central Civil Services

Combined Geoscientist and Geologist Examination

The UPSC conducts the exam of geoscientists and geologist for recruitment to the post of Geophysicist, Geologist, and Chemical Group ‘A’ in GSI and Junior Hydro-geologist (Scientist Group ‘B’) and Central Ground Water Board of Group ‘A’.

Central Armed Police Forces(Assistant Commandant) Examination

The candidates selected through Central Armed Police Forces are recruited as Assistant Commandants in the Central Armed Police that consists of Border Security Force (BSF), Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) and Indo-Tibetian Border Police (ITBP).