Congratulations! Once the candidate has successfully cleared the UPSC Civil Services IAS Examination he would be allocated service according to his preference and rank scored. Every service has different rules of joining. Where candidates would be put on probation and they would be sent for training in different parts of the country on subjects related to their field. 

The selection to the UPSC IAS Examination is done through a two-phase procedure, wherein the first phase, candidates are required to sit for the Prelims Examination, which is of qualifying nature. Candidates who have qualified the Prelims round will then be called for the second phase of the examination. The second phase of the examination includes a Mains Exam which is a written examination. Candidates who clear the Mains Examination is called for the second part of the second phase of the examination, which is the Interview Round. Here candidates are required to answer questions before a highly qualified panel.

The services allotted under the Civil Services IAS Examination are extremely prestigious in nature, that entail handsome salary, enviable perks and benefits and a chance to directly help the Indian public. Services under UPSC Civil Services IAS Examinations include:

Grade A Services

  • INDIAN ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICE (IAS)
  • INDIAN POLICE SERVICE (IPS)
  • INDIAN FOREIGN SERVICE (IFS)
  • INDIAN REVENUE SERVICE (IT)  (IRS-IT)
  • INDIAN REVENUE SERVICE (CBEC) (IRS-Customs)
  • INDIAN AUDIT AND ACCOUNT SERVICE (IAAS)
  • INDIAN INFORMATION SERVICE (IIS)
  • INDIAN CIVIL ACCOUNT SERVICES (ICAS)
  • INDIAN CORPORATE LAW SERVICE (ICLS)
  • INDIAN TRADE SERVICE (ITS)
  • INDIAN DEFENCE ESTATE SERVICE (IDES)
  • INDIAN DEFENCE ACCOUNT SERVICE (IDAS)
  • INDIAN ORDINANCE FACTORIES SERVICE (IOFS)
  • INDIAN POSTAL SERVICE
  • INDIAN POSTAL AND TELECOMMUNICATION ACCOUNTS AND FINANCE SERVICE
  • INDIAN RAILWAY ACCOUNT SERVICE (IRAS)
  • INDIAN RAILWAY PERSONNEL SERVICE (IRPS)
  • INDIAN RAILWAY TRAFFIC SERVICE (IRTS)
  • RAILWAY PROTECTION FORCE (RPF)

GROUP B

  • ARMED FORCES HEADQUARTERS CIVIL SERVICE (AFHQ)
  • DELHI, ANDAMAN AND NICOBAR ISLAND CIVIL SERVICE (DANICS)
  • DELHI, ANDAMAN AND NICOBAR ISLAND POLICE SERVICE (DANIPS)
  • PONDICHERRY CIVIL SERVICE
  • PONDICHERRY POLICE SERVICE
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