Tag - daf

[UPSC-2016] Prelims/CSAT Result declared within 40 days! ~15,500 qualified for Mains against 1079 final vacancies, DAF from 7th Oct, Mains from 3rd Dec

On 7th August 2016, UPSC had conducted preliminary exam for civil services aka CSAT. 16th September 2016, they’ve declared result= within 40 days. Seems a new record for UPSC! Total ~15,500 candidates qualified for Mains-2016 against 1,079 final vacancies. (15,445 to be precise.) [...]

[Deadline Alert] UPSC extends DAF submission dates for Mains-2013

@Mains-2013 Candidates: Last date to fill online DAF =extended to 17th September (Tuesday of Next Week) Last date to send DAF+documents to UPSC= extended to 25th September. Long story:  Result of Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination, 2013 has been declared by the Union Public Service Commission on 2.8.2013.  [...]

[RTI] Indian Forest Services (IFoS) Mains 2013- only 515 candidates wrote GK paper, only 714 filled up DAF

This is courtesy of Mr.Alok Singh who appeared in this year’s IFoS mains exam and filed an RTI. Some interesting facts: (perhaps you already know) From CSAT 2013 (common prelims), 1061 candidates had qualified for the IFoS (Forest services) mains examination. But out of those [...]

[Mains-2014] DAF form uploaded, Can’t change optional subject, answer-medium or exam centre

UPSC has uploaded DAF (Detailed application form) for the Civil service Mains-2014. http://upscdaf.nic.in/DAF/daf_csm_2014/ New development: You can’t change Optional-Subject, exam-Centre,, Indian Language paper (Paper-A) and Answer Medium. You’ll have to stick to whatever you choices made in the prelims application form. (Ref: Instruction PDF file, page [...]

[CSAT-2015] UPSC Prelims result is out, ~15,000 selected for Mains, DAF to start from 29th Oct

Result PDF links Result Withheld Unhelpdesk numbers & emails Road Ahead Mains Timetable (Civil Service) 2014 Result PDF links UPSC has uploaded result for CSAT-2014 preliminary exam. 15,008 candidates qualified for the mains exam. Here are the links to download the PDF file containing roll [...]