Does IAS Need Physical Fitness?

There is no height, weight and chest girth minimum requirement as such for candidates for the IAS unlike the technical services.

Those who have myopia with macular degenerative changes will be declared unfit for service in the IAS.

Does height matter in UPSC?

No, height is not required to appear the IAS exam. But height is required for the IPS exam. So height requirements are not a matter to apply this exam. This exam conducted by the UPSC(Union Public Service Commission) once in a year.

Are IAS officers paid during training?

IAS officers are put Group A service so as per the 7th Pay Commission they fall in Level 10 in the Pay Mtrix of 7th CPC which is equivalent to Rs 21000 with Rs 5400 as grade pay Plus they get the additional DA which is 4% currently. ed as most of the IAS officers Opt for Accommodation) .

What training is given to IAS officers?

IAS officers may enter the IAS by passing the Civil Services Examination, which is conducted by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC).

Is there any medical test in IAS exam?

UPSC civil services medical exam covers basic tests like blood sugar and urine tests, normal eye tests for vision and colour blindness, x-ray test for chest expansion, surgical test for hernia and flat feet, basic vitals( blood pressure etc..).

Is Tattoo allowed for IAS?

Yes there are no restrictions on tattoos but be prepared to answer some question from the interview board on tattoos 🙂 Tattoo is prohibited in jobs like IAS, IPS, IRS, IFS, Indian Defence Services, Army, Navy and Air Force etc.

Can diabetic become IAS?

M. Srinivasu from Hyderabad cleared the civil services examination, but was declared unfit because he is diabetic. Diabetes, a disease which can be easily managed and kept under control with proper diet and physical activity, can rarely prove to be a stumbling block in a person’s professional life.

Can CM suspend IAS officer?

IAS officers working with the Centre can now be suspended only with the approval of the minister in charge of the Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT). States will now have to inform the Centre within 48 hours of suspending any all-India services officer (IAS, IPS and IFS) working for them.

What is salary of PM Modi?

Prime Minister of India
Inaugural holderJawaharlal Nehru (1947–64)
Formation15 August 1947
DeputyVacant, Deputy Prime Minister of India
Salary₹2 million (US$29,000) (annual, including ₹960,000 (US$14,000) MP’s salary)

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Do IAS get holidays?

An IAS officer gets all the holidays which any government officer gets. Meaning the holidays are declared in advance by state and central government under negotiable instruments act. Generally some holidays are common in state as well as in union. So an IAS officer gets holidays according to his/her posting.

Can IAS officers drink?

An IAS officer cannot take alcohol during performing duty. One cannot consume it in public. Yes , one may take it in private but that should not hamper his or her job.

Do IAS officers take oath?

All Government servants are required to take an oath of allegiance to the Constitution or India in the prescribed form and the oath is also to be taken by all new entrants to Government service. Conscientious objectors to oath taking may make a solemn affirmation in the prescribed form.

How many years is IAS training?

After completing the bachelor course in three or four years, at the age of 21 years or 22 years an IAS aspirant can appear in the UPSC IAS Exam.