Did UPSC increased attempts in 2014?

two additional attempts to all categories of candidates w.e.f. Civil Services Examination 2014, with consequential age relaxation of maximum age for all categories of candidates, if required.

What are the 7 papers of UPSC?

UPSC Syllabus – Civil Services Mains Exam

  • Paper‐I: (Essay) – 250 Marks.
  • Paper‐2: (General Studies 1) – 250 Marks.
  • Paper‐3: (General Studies 2) – 250 Marks.
  • Paper‐4: (General Studies 3) – 250 Marks.
  • Paper‐5: (General Studies 4) – 250 Marks.
  • Paper‐6: (Optional Subject Paper 1) – 250 Marks.

How many attempts are there for IAS 2014?

six attempts
“Every candidate appearing for the examination, who is otherwise eligible, shall be permitted six attempts (two more than earlier four),” said a notification issued by UPSC for the Civil Services Examination, 2014.

How many UPSC attempts are allowed?

6 attempts
The number of attempts for IAS exam: General Category: 6 attempts till 32 years of age. The number of attempts for IAS exam: OBC: 9 attempts till 35 years of age. The number of attempts for IAS exam: SC/ST: unlimited attempts till 37 years of age.

What is the full form of Lbsnaa?

Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration (LBSNAA) is a civil service training institute on public policy and public administration in India.

Who scored highest marks in UPSC?

The highest marks ever scored in the UPSC exam were by Anudeep Durishetty, the topper for UPSC 2017. He scored 1126 (55.60%) out of 2025 marks. He scored 950 out of 1750 marks in Mains and 176 out of 275 in the personality test (UPSC Interview). The 2018 IAS Topper came close with 1120 marks.

Who got highest marks in UPSC interview?

In the UPSC IAS Interview round 2017, topper Anudeep Dursihetty scored 176 marks out of a total of 275 marks. He had made it to the interview round once before and had scored 204 marks.