IAS 2017 Application Form

Overview :

The IAS stands for Indian Administrator Service. The purpose of this recruitment is to select the best suitable candidate for the Indian Administration Unit who will give their contribution in serving the country. The IAS Job is one of the renowned jobs in the country. Many youngsters have dream to be an IAS officer. The IAS officer is the one who has the ability to take a decision and will have leadership quality to lead the departments in Indian administration. For the recruitment of IAS officer civil service examination (CSE) is being conducted by the UPSC. Like every year, this year also UPSC has announced the Recruitment for the IAS Officers. The interested candidates can apply for the IAS 2017.

CSE is the national competitive exam which happens under the banner of UPSC. This exam is conducted in two phases a preliminary exam and the main examination followed by the interview. UPSC is the organization which is formed by the government of India on 1 October 1926.It is the national level platform which elects the exam i.e. civil services examination, Engineering service examination, naval academy examination, Officers’ training academy examination and combined defense services examination. Its official website is www.upsc.gov.in.

Vacancy Details :

The aspirants for IAS 2017 are increasing year by year and this year also a lot of candidates will apply for the IAS 2017 recruitment. Last year the number of vacancies was around 1163. Similarly, this year also we are going to see approximately 1100 vacant seats for IAS 2017.

Job Category- Central government.

Vacancy Reservation as per Government Norms












Eligibility Criteria :

 The eligibility criterion is needed to satisfy to make sure whether you can appear in competitive examination or not. Before going directly towards the application form, exam pattern, and syllabus. You should read the eligibility criteria for recruitment IAS 2017.Let us check it out.

Educational Qualification: - The candidate should have graduation degree from a government recognized college or university or its equivalent.

Age Limit: - The age limit is different for all the categories according to the government policies and norms.


Upper age limit


32 Years


35 Years


37 Years


42 Years

J & K Domicile

GEN=37 Year, OBC= 40 Year, SC/ST=40 Year, PH=50 Year

Disabled servicemen.

GEN=37 Year, OBC=40 Year, SC/ST=40 Year.


It is mandatory for all UPSC exam that the candidate must be an Indian personnel. A citizen of Nepal, a citizen of Bhutan or a refugee from any other country can apply for the IAS 2017, in order to fulfill the criteria, they must have the permanent plan to settle in India.

How to Apply :

Now we know after being eligible you are searching for the Procedure for Filling registration application Form for IAS 2017. Here in this post, we will provide you important details, regarding the application procedure IAS 2017. The registration is the first step to apply for the exam. The registration form will update soon on the site of UPSC. Fill the form carefully, in order to avoid mistakes. Any mistake in the form can disqualify you. Let us discuss it step by step:-


1. Visit its official website www.upsc.gov.in.

2. You will land on to the homepage, from there select IAS 2017 Notification.

3. When you will click on that notification, the IAS 2017 registration form will be displayed with the instructions.

5.   Sincerely read all the instruction stated in it.

6.    After reading all the instruction, fill the registration form.

8.    Upload you scanned photograph and signature.

9.    Read carefully registration form after filling it. Make the correct changes in the form which are required and read it again.

10. Click on the submit button.

11.    Pay the requested fees for the registration form IAS 2017.

13.    Take out a print of that application form.

14.    Close all the tabs.

Now you are successfully applied for the exam. You can appear on the exam day with your admit card and ID proof.

Application Fee :

The candidates must have to pay Rs.100/- (for general category male candidates) and SC/ST/PWD/Female candidates do not have to pay the application fee. Applicants can pay an application fee or registration fee in online or offline mode.

  • Online Payment

In online payment, the fee can be paid through net banking of SBI branches throughout India or by Visa card/ credit card or debit card.

  • Offline mode– In offline payment, the fee can be paid in cash at any branch of SBI throughout the India. You have to attach the E-generated challan during the registration.

These are the two methods by which any candidate can do IAS 2017 application form payment.

Exam Dates :

Official notification for registration

22ndFeb 2017

Final date for submitting the registration form

17thMar 2017

Admit card for IAS 2017 Preliminary exam

April 2017

IAS 2017 Preliminary exam

18th  Jun 2017

Admit card for IAS 2017 main examination


IAS 2017 main examination

28th October 2017


Exam Pattern :

The IAS 2017 exam pattern will help you in studying for IAS 2017. As we all know this exam is one of the hard to hit exam in our country. To achieve success in this exam you should have full proof plan and for that, you must have eye upon the IAS 2017 exam pattern.

For IAS 2017 Main examination:


Number of Questions.

Duration per section

Total Marks.

Paper I: General knowledge


2 Hours.


Paper II: Aptitude test


2 Hours








Total Marks= 400

IAS Mains Exam Pattern:-





Modern Indian Language skills



English language skills



Essay Writing



General knowledge-I



General knowledge-II



General knowledge-III



General knowledge-IV



Optional Subject Paper-1



Optional Subject Paper-2



Sub-Total Marks





Total Marks.




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