UPSC (Union Public Service Commission) has just today issued the notification for CMS (Combined Medical Services) Exam 2011 for a total of 387 ADMO (Assistant Divisional Medical Officer) & MO (Medical Officer) positions and last date for applying to CMS Exam 2011 is 11th October 2010.
Break-up of organisation-wise positions for CMS Exam 2011 can be found from following table:
The complete UPSC notification for Combined Medical Services Exam 2011 can be found here
. This blog post aims to help you apply for this exam while in another subsequent titled: UPSC CMS Exam pattern, Sample papers & books
would give you the study materials for this exam.
UPSC CMS Exam Eligibility:
Eligibilities for appearing in UPSC Combined Medical Services Exam is as below:
Age Eligibility: (as on 01.01.2011)
Max 32 years. You must be born not earlier than 2nd January, 1979. Relaxations exist as per Govt. rule.
Educational Qualification Eligibility:
You must have passed the final MBBS Examination (Written as well as practical).
Final year students can also apply and appear in the exam, provided they can provide the proof of passing the final MBBS Exam when the written test result of UPSC CMS Exam 2011 is declared in the month of April/May, 2011.
UPSC CMS Exam 2011 Important dates:
Exam notification and issue of application forms: 11th September, 2010.
Date of availability of UPSC CMS 2011 online/offline form: 11th September 2010.
Last date of submission of UPSC CMS 2011 online form: 11th October 2010 (till 11.59 p.m)
Last date of receipt of completed offline application form by UPSC: 11th October, 2010 (for remote areas, last date is:18th October, 2010)
Remote areas includes: Assam, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram, Manipur, Nagaland, Tripura, Sikkim, Jammu & Kashmir, Lahaul and Spiti District and Pangi Sub-Division of Chamba District of Himachal Pradesh, Andaman and Nicobar Islands or Lakshadweep or abroad.
Last date for receipt of request at UPSC for change of exam centers: 10th November, 2010
Date of UPSC CMS Exam 2011 (written): 16th January, 2011.
Exam Centers for UPSC CMS 2011:
UPSC CMS Exam 2011 is going to be held in following 41 cities/towns:
AGARTALA, AHMEDABAD, AIZWAL, ALLAHABAD, BANGALORE, BAREILLY, BHOPAL,
CHANDIGARH, CHENNAI, CUTTACK, DEHRADUN, DELHI, DHARWAD, DISPUR, GANGTOK, HYDERABAD, IMPHAL, ITANAGAR, JAIPUR, JAMMU, JORHAT, KOCHI, KOHIMA, KOLKATA, LUCKNOW, MADURAI, MUMBAI, NAGPUR, PANAJI (GOA), PATNA,
PORT BLAIR, RAIPUR, RANCHI, SAMBALPUR, SHILLONG, SHIMLA, SRINAGAR, THIRUVANATHAPURAM, TIRUPATI, UDAIPUR, VISHAKHAPATNAM.
UPSC CMS Exam 2011 Application forms:
You can apply for UPSC CMS Exam 2011 in two ways - Online or Offline.
While you need to send the filled offline form to UPSC, you do not need to send the printout copy of the CMS Online form.
UPSC CMS Exam 2011 Online form:
UPSC CMS Exam 2011 Offline form:
To know how to apply offline for UPSC CMS Exam click here
UPSC CMS Exam 2012:
Some of you may be appearing in UPSC CMS Exam 2012 or later and hence would like to know when these exams would be held and from when the forms would be issued/last date to apply. Based on the following exam date trend analysis of last three CMS exams, you can easily find these exam/form dates:
According to above dates for UPSC CMS Exam 2012 would be as follows:
Date of UPSC CMS Exam 2012 Notification: 10/9/2011
Last date for UPSC CMS Exam 2012 forms : 10/10/2011
Date of UPSC CMS Exam 2012: 15/1/2012
In a similar way, you can find that date of UPSC CMS Exam 2013 is 13/1/2013.
Hope above information on UPSC Combined Medical Services Exam 2011 helps you to apply for the exam confidently. Although this information has been posted for CMS Exam 2011, future examinees can also gather information on this exam; for instance when UPSC CMS 2012/2013 exam would be held and where to find the UPSC CMS 2012/2013 aplication forms.