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UPSC organizes Combined Medical Services or recruitment to a variety of central Government Organizations and services for various posts.

We are here to familiarize you with the important details regarding the exam which includes Eligibilty criteria, Important dates, Application procedure, Examination Pattern, Examination centers etc.

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UPSC CMS 2018: Important Dates

Events

Important Dates

Starting date of Online Registration

3 May 2018

Last date to Apply Online

25 May 2018 upto 6PM

Date of Commencement of Examination

22 July 2018

 

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UPSC CMS 2018: Eligibility Criteria

I. Nationality

A candidate must be either:

(a) a Citizen of India, or

(b) a subject of Nepal, or

(c) a subject of Bhutan, or

(d) a Tibetan refugee who came over to India before the 1st January, 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India, or

(e) a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka or East African Countries of Kenya, Uganda, The United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire and Ethiopia or from Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.

Provided that a candidate belonging to categories (b), (c ), (d) and (e) above shall be a person in whose favour a certificate of eligibility has been issued by the Government of India.

Applicant must be in possession of MBBS degree from university recognized by MCI.

 

II. Age Limit

The candidate is only eligible for UPSC CMS 20185 exam if he/she is less than 32 years of age as on 1st August 2018 i.e the candidate must not have been born earlier than 2nd August, 1986.

Age relaxation is applicable for reserved categories according to the norms.

 

III. Educational Qualification

The candidate must be in possession of MBBS degree from a university recognized by MCI

Or

Candidate should have passed the written and practical parts of the Final MBBS examination.

A candidate who is yet to complete the compulsory Rotating Internship is educationally eligible for applying to the examination. However, the candidates will be appointed upon selection only after he completes the compulsory Rotating Internship.

 

UPSC CMS 2018:  Vacancies

The services/ posts to which recruitment is to be made and the approximate number of vacancies to be filled are as follows:

Services/ Posts

Vacancies

Assistant Divisional Medical Officer in the Railways

300

Assistant Medical Officer in Indian Ordinance Factories Health Services

16

Junior Scale Posts in Central Health Services

138

General Duty Medical Officer in New Delhi Municipal Council

-

General Duty Medical Gr.-II in East Delhi Municipal Corporation, North Delhi Municipal Corporation and South Delhi Municipal Corporation

-

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UPSC CMS 2018: Exam Pattern

UPSC CMS exam will be conducted in two parts: Part I and Part II

Paper –I  

Computer Based Examination (500 marks)

The candidates will take the Computer based examination in two papers, each paper carrying a maximum of 250 marks.

Each paper will be of 2 hours duration.

 

Subject

No. of questions

Total Marks

Time Span

Paper I

General Medicine

96

250 marks

2 Hours

Paediatrics

24

Total

120

 

Paper II

Surgery

40

 250 marks

 

 

 

2 Hours 

 

 

Gynaecology & Obstetrics

40

Preventive & Social Medicine

40

Total

120

 

 

 Grand Total

120+120

= 240 questions

500 marks

4 hours

 

Part-II

Personality Test (100 marks)

Candidates who qualify in the computer based examination will be called for Interview/ Personality Test. The Interview/ Personality Test will carry 100 marks.

Final selection of the candidates will be done on the basis of performance of the candidate in Computer Based Test as well a Interview/ Personality Test.

 

UPSC CMS 2018: Examination Centers

Agartala

Ahmedabad

Aizwal

Allahabad

Bangalore

Bareilly

Bhopal

Chandigarh

Chennai

Cuttack

Lucknow

Delhi

Dharwad

Dispur

Gangtok

Hyderabad

Imphal

Itanagar

Jaipur

Jammu

Jorhat

Kochi

Kohima

Kolkata

Dehradun

Madurai

Mumbai

Raipur

Nagpur

Panaji (Goa)

Port Blair

Ranchi

Sambalpur

Shillong

Shimla

Srinagar

Srinagar

Thiruvananathapuram

Tirupati

Udaipur

Vishakhapatnam

 

 

 

 

UPSC CMS 2018: Application Procedure

Applicants will be required to visit the official website and register for the exam. Application procedure comprises of 2 stages:

In the first stage, candidates will be required to register themselves and enter their basic personal information.

After successful completion of Part I registration, candidates can move forward to Part II.

Part-II registrations will involve selection of examination centers, uploading of scanned photograph and payment of application fees.

Registration Id will be sent to the candidates via E-mail or SMS.

 

Important Links

Official Notification

Official Website

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