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Old November 1st, 2014, 10:14 AM
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Default Re: After 12th Eligibility to Become IPS

Sorry to say that after class 12 you are not eligible to become IPS officer .

IPS stands for Indian Police service.IPS exam is conducted by UPSC.

This exam is conduct through Civil Service Exam .

There are some criteria you have to follow for appearing in IPS exam.

The minimum educational qualifications required for IPS exam is bachelor's degree in any discipline from a recognized university.

You are now 12th standard so first complete your graduation degree then you are applicable for IPS exam .

Not required any percentage marks in graduation degree .

Final year student are applicable for IPS Exam.

Also you must be citizen of India.

Your age should be in between 21-30 years for general candidate.

Age relaxation for OBC candidate is 3years and for SC/ST candidate is 5 years.

The maximum attempts for Sc/ST candidate is Unlimited.

For OBC candidate it is 7 years and for general candidate it will be 5 years.

IPS exam is consist of 3 process - Preliminary Exam .
Mains Exam and
Personal Interview .
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Old February 7th, 2015, 02:30 PM
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Default Re: After 12th Eligibility to Become IPS

After 12th you will have to do graduation firstly and then you can apply for IPS exam.

Here is the more information about IPS Exam:

Candidate must have a graduate degree of any of Recognized Universities.

Age Limit:
A candidate must have attained the age of 21 years and must not have attained the age of 32 years.

Part A

Paper I - (200 marks) Duration : Two hours

• Current events of national and international importance
• History of India and Indian National Movement
• Indian and World Geography-Physical, Social, Economic Geography of India and the World.
• Indian Polity and Governance – Constitution, Political System, Panchayati Raj, Public Policy, Rights Issues, etc.
• Economic and Social Development-Sustainable Development, Poverty, Inclusion, Demographics, Social Sector Initiatives, etc.
• General issues on Environmental ecology, Bio-diversity and Climate Change - that do not require subject specialization
• General Science.

Paper II-(200 marks) Duration : Two hours

• Comprehension
• Interpersonal skills including communication skills;
• Logical reasoning and analytical ability
• Decision making and problem solving
• General mental ability
• Basic numeracy (numbers and their relations, orders of magnitude, etc.) (Class X level), Data interpretation (charts, graphs, tables, data sufficiency etc. — Class X level)
• English Language Comprehension skills (Class X level).

Part B
Paper III : English (200 marks / 3 hours duration) :- This will be a qualifying test only of Matriculation or equivalent standard.

The aim of the paper is to test the candidate’s ability to read and understand serious discursive prose, and to express his ideas clearly and correctly, in English.

The pattern of questions would be broadly as follows (indicative only) :—

(i) Comprehension of given passages;
(ii) Precis Writing;
(iii) Usage and Vocabulary;
(iv) Paragraphs writing;

Paper IV : Essay ( 200 Marks/ three hours duration)

Candidates will be required to write two Essays. One topic will pertain to Indian Society/politics/ Economy/Development, Growth and related aspects. The other topic will pertain to security and related matters. Candidates will be expected to keep closely to the subject of the essay to arrange their ideas in orderly fashion, and to write concisely. Credit will be given for effective and exact expression. Paper V : General Studies (200 Marks/ three hours duration)

The questions will be such as to test a candidate’s awareness of a variety of subjects and are likely to test the candidate’s basic understanding of all relevant issues, and ability to analyze, and take a view on conflicting socio-economic goals, objectives and demands. The candidates must give relevant, meaningful and succinct answers.
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