Here are the details of IPS 2013 Exam, Dates, Paper Pattern, Centres, Colleges and Online Application Forms.
What is IPS Exam?
IPS Exam stands for Indian Police Service [IPS]. The exam is conducted by Union Public Services Commission (UPSC) to select candidates for the All India Services and for the services coming under the Group A and Group B of the Central Government.
IPS Exam 2013 Paper Pattern :-
The UPSC examination comprises of two successive stages.
The Preliminary Examination:
* Preliminary Exam comprises multiple choice questions and is also a qualifying exam for appearing into second exam.
* The Main Examination:
Main Examination which comprises a written exam and an interview.
* And followed by an Interview.
IPS Exam 2013 Eligiblity :-
The candidate must be a degree holder of any discipline from a recognized university. The candidates who are in the final year of their degree course can also apply for the examination. Candidate who have completed their M.B.B.S., but not have completed the required internship during the time of submission of the application to the main examination will be provisionally admitted for the main examination.
Physical qualification for IPS :-
Height: The male candidate should be 165cm and female candidate should be 150cm for general category candidates. In the case of candidates coming under SC/ST/OBC the height required is 160cm for male and 145cm for female.
Chest: Minimum requirement in the case of male candidates is 84cm and they should be able to expand the chest for 5cm. In the case of female candidates the minimum requirement is 79cm and they should be able to expand the chest for 5cm.
Eye sight: 6/12 or 6/9 distant vision for worse eye and 6/6 or 6/9 distant vision for good eye. Near vision for worse eye is J2 and for good eye is J1.
AGE Requirement :-
During the year of applying for the examination the candidate must have attained 21 years of age on 1st of August. So, minimum age limit is 21 years and the maximum age limit is 30 in the case of candidates coming under general category and 33 for OBC candidates and 35 for candidates coming under SC/ST category. In the case of ex-servicemen an age relaxation of 5 more years is given.
IPS Exam 2013 Sample Papers :-
IPS Exam 2013 Practice Papers will be available in this space so stay tuned with us.
IPS Exam 2013 Exam Date :-
The exam will held in the month of May.
IPS Exam Marking Scheme :-
Paper I, Indian Languages, 300 Marks
Paper II, English, 300 Marks
Paper III, Essay, 200 Marks
Paper IV, General Studies, 300 Marks
Paper V, General Studies, 300 Marks
Paper VI, VII, VIII and IX, 2 Optional Subjects, 2 Papers from Each Subject, 300 marks each paper
Where To Get The Application Form :-
Students can apply for the application form online by logging on to the official website or can purchase the application forms from the designated post office. The amount to be paid is Rs 50/-. Next step is to send the filled application from along with the acknowledgment card to the officer in charge.
IPS Exam 2013 Results :-