The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has allowed candidates to alter their centres for the civil companies preliminary examination, scheduled on October 4. “Keeping in view the large number of candidates of the civil services (preliminary) examination, 2020 (including the Indian Forest Service (preliminary) examination, 2020) and requests received from the candidates for changing their centers, the Commission has decided to give an opportunity to them to submit their revised choice of centre,” the us stated in an announcement on Wednesday.
Besides this, the choice to alter the facilities for the civil companies (important) examination, 2020, and the Indian Forest Service (important) examination, 2020, can also be being made out there, it stated. The window of submitting the revised selection of Centers by the candidates can be operational in two phases i.e. Seventh-13th July, 2020 (6 PM) and 20th-24th July, 2020 (6 PM) on the Commission’s web site https://upsconline.nic.in. “The candidates are advised to visit the website and submit their choices of centers of the above examination, if required,” the assertion stated.
The request for change can be thought-about towards the improved capability intimated by the facilities for accommodating further candidates, it stated.
“The candidates may please note that their requests for change in the centers will be considered based on the principle of ‘first-apply-first-allot’ basis (which is followed in all the examinations of the Commission and was mentioned in the examination notices of the civil services (preliminary) examination, 2020 and Indian Forest Service examination, 2020) and once the capacity of a particular centre is attained, the same will be frozen,” the Commission stated.
The candidates, who can’t get a centre of their selection attributable to ceiling, can be required to decide on a centre from the remaining ones, it stated.
Originally, the civil companies preliminary examination 2020 was scheduled to be held on May 31, nevertheless it needed to be postponed to October 4, as a result of coronavirus pandemic.
The civil companies examination is carried out yearly in three levels – preliminary, important and interview — by the us to pick officers for the Indian Administrative Service (IAS), the Indian Foreign Service (IFS) and the Indian Police Service (IPS), amongst others. Lakhs of aspirants take the examination yearly to be a part of the nation’s coveted civil companies. The UPSC has additionally determined to make a ‘withdrawal window’ out there to the candidates on the Commission’s web site in the course of the interval from 1st-Eighth August, 2020 to permit them to withdraw their software from the check, the assertion stated.
All the phrases and situations of the withdrawal of software would be the similar as have been talked about within the examinations discover issued in February this 12 months, it stated.
“Candidates must note that once the application has been withdrawn by the candidate, it cannot be revived in future under any circumstances,” the assertion added.