UPSC IAS Application Form 2022 - How to Fill, Eligibility, Fees

 UPSC IAS Application Form 2022 - The Union Public Service Commission has released the UPSC CSE 2022 application form today, February 2, 2022 (6 pm). The UPSC IAS application form 2022 has been released on the official website upsc.gov.in along with the UPSC IAS notification 2022. The last date to submit the UPSC CSE 2022 application form is February 22.

Direct link to fil UPSC IAS 2022 application form - Click here

Aspirants must go through the UPSC IAS eligibility criteria mentioned in the UPSC 2022 notification, and those who fulfill the eligibility criteria can apply for the UPSC IAS 2022 exam. Applicants must keep their personal and academic details ready, along with scanned images for uploading for UPSC apply online process. Candidates have to pay a fee Rs 100 has to be paid by candidates of general, EWS and OBC category to submit the application. For more information on the UPSC IAS application form 2022 apply online process read the article below.

Table of contents
  • UPSC IAS Application Form - Overview
  • UPSC IAS Application Form 2022 - Dates
  • How to fill UPSC IAS Application Form 2022?
  • UPSC IAS Eligibility Criteria 2022
  • UPSC IAS exam centres 2022

UPSC IAS Application Form - Overview

Examination body

Union Public Service Commission

Exam name

UPSC Civil Service Examination

UPSC website

upsc.gov.in

Application mode

Online

Application fee

General/ OBC/ EWS - Rs 100

SC/ ST/ Ex Serviceman/ PwD/ Female - NIL

Mode of payment

Online (Debit Cards/Credit Cards, Internet Banking, IMPS, Cash Cards/Mobile Wallets) or Challan

UPSC IAS Application Form 2022 - Dates

The UPSC IAS form 2022 has been released on February 2, 2022 at upsc.gov.in. Check other important UPSC IAS exam dates 2022 mentioned in the UPSC notification 2022 in the table below.

UPSC IAS application form 2022 release date

Events

Important dates

UPSC IAS notification 2022

February 2, 2022

UPSC IAS 2022 apply online

February 2, 2022

UPSC IAS application form 2022 Last date

February 22, 2022 (6 pm)

Last date for fee payment (offline)

To be announced

Fee payment last date (online)

To be announced

UPSC IAS 2022 application withdrawal facility

March 2022 (Tentative)

UPSC IAS 2022 prelims exam date

June 5, 2022 (Sunday)

Mains exam

September 16, 2022 (Friday)

How to fill UPSC IAS Application Form 2022?

UPSC IAS Application Form 2022

Candidates need to follow the instructions mentioned in the UPSC IAS notification 2022 on how to fill the UPSC CSE application form 2022. The instruction must be followed carefully to avoid the rejection of the IAS form 2022 at a later stage of the UPSC IAS selection process 2022. Steps to apply online for the UPSC IAS 2022 are scripted below.

Step 1 - Go to the UPSC official website - upsc.gov.in

Candidates must visit the UPSC official website - upsc.gov.in.

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Step 2 - Go to the What's New section on the home page.

In the What's New section on the official UPSC website, search for the “Exam Notification: Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination, 2022” links and click on it.

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Step 3 - A new window will open on the screen

On clicking on the above mentioned link the Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination, 2022 notification PDF link and UPSC IAS application 2022 link will appear on the screen.

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Step 4 - Download the UPSC notification 2022

To download the UPSC IAS notification 2022 click on the link under the Documents heading. Candidates must read the UPSC notification thoroughly before proceeding to fill the IAS application form 2022.

Step 5 - To proceed to fill the IAS application form 2022, press the Click here link

By pressing the “Click here” link aspirants will be redirected to the UPSC Civil Services application 2022 registration page. The registration page contains the following details and links.

UPSC IAS application page details

Examination code

Examination

Year

Notice Number

Notice date

Closing date

Registration Part 1 link

Registration Part 2 link

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Step 6 - Click on click on the Part 1 registration link

Click on the UPSC IAS 2022 part 1 registration link, a new screen will be open, containing the instructions on how to fill the online UPSC IAS application form 2022. Read all the instructions carefully and at the bottom of the screen press the “Yes” button.

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Step 7 - Fill the details asked in Part 1 Registration form

The UPSC application form for part 1 will appear on the screen. Candidates will have to fill all the relevant required details asked in the form. And click on the “Continue” button. Details asked in the part 1 of the UPSC IAS application form are:

UPSC IAS application form part 1

Candidate name

Date of birth

Gender

Fathers name

Mothers name

Marital Status

Persons with Benchmark Disability

Community

Minority status

Fee Remission Allowed

Educational qualifications

Degree Subject in Graduation

Address

-

-

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Step 8 - New screen asking to claim age relaxation will open

Here applicants will have to fill in the choice “Yes/ No” to claim the UPSC IAS age relaxation and press the “Continue” button.

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Step 9 - Fill the ID card and UPSC CSE 2022 main details

Fill the type of ID card that they will carry on the examination day. They will also have to fill the exam centre details for the UPSC IAS 2022 mains exam along with the optional subjects and the medium of language. And click on the “Continue” button. Details asked at this stage of the application process are:

UPSC IAS application form 2022 details

Photo Identity Card

Photo Identity Card Number

Percentage in Graduation

Number of attempts

Centre for mains exam

Language Medium

Optional Subject

Language for Paper A and more

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Step 10 - Preview the details filled in the UPSC IAS 2022 form part 1

The preview of the details filled by candidates will be displayed. Candidates can recheck whether the details filled are ok or not. And click on the Submit button. A registration slip will be generated. Applicants need to download that UPSC IAS 2022 registration slip for future reference.

Step 11 - Now click on the Part 2 registration link

A new pop up screen will open, enter the Registration ID, date of birth and captcha and press the submit button.

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Step 12 - Pay the UPSC IAS application fee 2022

Candidates can pay the UPSC IAS application fee either in online or offline mode as per their convenience. After paying the UPSC IAS application form 2022 fee click on the “Continue” button.

UPSC IAS 2022 application fee

Category

UPSC IAS application fee

General/ OBC/ EWS

Rs 100

SC/ ST/ Ex Serviceman/ PwD/ Female

Nil

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Step 13 - Upload the documents and images

Upload the relevant images and documents as asked by the UPSC like photograph, signature in jpg/ jpeg format. And photo identity card in PDF format. The documents have to be uploaded in the dimension and size specified by the Commission. After uploading click on “Upload Image” and press the “Continue” button.

UPSC IAS Scanned Images dimensions

Document

Format

Size

Signature

JPG/ JPEG

20 kb to 300 kb

Photograph

Photo ID card

PDF

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Step 14 - Select the UPSC IAS 2022 prelims exam centre

Now to verify the photo ID card number given in Step 9, and select the prelims examination city from the drop down menu. And read the UPSC CSE 2022 declaration and click on the “I have read the declaration and agree button” to finally submit the UPSC IAS application form 2022.

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UPSC IAS Eligibility Criteria 2022

UPSC will prescribe the eligibility criteria for applicants wanting to appear for the UPSC IAS 2022 exam. Those who fulfill the UPSC IAS eligibility can fill the UPSC IAS application form 2022 online. Candidates' UPSC IAS age limit must be between 21 to 32 years, with a bachelor's degree in any discipline can apply for the UPSC IAS 2022 exam. For more details on the UPSC IAS eligibility criteria 2022 check the table below.

UPSC IAS eligibility criteria 2022

Nationality

Indian

Age limit

21 to 32 years (age relaxation is given to reserved category candidates)

Educational qualification

Graduation in any discipline from recognised university

Attempts limit

General - 6

OBC - 9

SC/ ST - Till within the upper age limit

UPSC IAS exam centres 2022

The UPSC Civil Services 2022 examination is a national level exam. UPSC IAS 2022 prelims exam is held in 73 cities and the mains exam will be held in 36 cities with multiple exam centres in each city. All the UPSC IAS exam centres 2022 are notified to candidates in official UPSC notification. Applicants have to fill the UPSC IAS 2022 exam centre choice for prelims and mains both while filling the UPSC IAS application form 2022. The final allotment of the UPSC IAS exam centre 2022 is notified to applicants when the UPSC IAS admit card 2022 is released.

Quick links:

IAS Salary 2022

UPSC IAS cutoff 2022

Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - UPSC IAS Application Form 2022 (OUT) - How to Fill, Eligibility, Fees

Question: What is the age limit to apply for the UPSC IAS exam?

Answer: 

Applicants between the age group of 21 to 32 years can apply for the UPSC Civil Services exam.

Question: For what posts is the UPSC IAS exam held?

Answer: 

The UPSC IAS recruitment exam conducted for recruitment of qualified candidates to posts like IAS, IPS, IFS, IFoS, IRS, etc.

Question: What is the UPSC IAS application fee?

Answer: 

The UPSC IAS 2022 application fee for different category applicants is mentioned in the table below.

UPSC IAS 2022 application fee

Category

UPSC IAS application fee

General/ OBC/ EWS

Rs 100

SC/ ST/ Ex Serviceman/ PwD/ Female

Nil

Question: What is the academic qualification required for the UPSC IAS exam?

Answer: 

The basic educational qualification required to be eligible for UPSC IAS exam is graduation.

Question: What are the stages of the UPSC IAS exam?

Answer: 

UPSC IAS 2022 selection process has three stages, they are:

  • Prelims

  • Mains

  • Personality test

Question: When is the UPSC IAS application form 2022 to be released?

Answer: 

UPSC IAS application form 2022 has been released online on February 2, 2022.

Question: How can I apply for the UPSC IAS 2022?

Answer: 

Applicants can apply for the UPSC IAS 2022 exam by visiting the UPSC official website - upsc.gov.in.

Question: When is the UPSC IAS 2022 prelims exam scheduled to be held?

Answer: 

UPSC IAS 2022 prelims exam is scheduled to be held in June 5, 2022.

Question: Can I withdraw the UPSC IAS application form?

Answer: 

Yes, UPSC provides the option to withdraw the UPSC IAS application form

Question: Who will release the UPSC IAS application form?

Answer: 

The UPSC IAS application form has been released by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC).

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