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UPSC CMS 2022: Exam Dates, Latest Notifications & Exam Calendar

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UPSC CMS 2022: Exam Dates, Latest Notifications & Exam Calendar
September 6, 2021
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The UPSC CMS exam date for the year 2022 has been released in the notifications on 6th April 2022. The total number of vacancies declared is 838 vacancies, also the last date for applying for UPSC CMS is 26th April 2022.  The UPSC Combined medical exam will be conducted on 17th July 2022.

The UPSC Combined Medical Exam is conducted every year for the recruitment of the position of the below-mentioned category:

Category I

  1. Junior Scale Posts in Central Health Services

Category II

  1. Assistant Medical Officer in Indian Ordnance Factories Health Services
  2. General Duty Medical Officer in New Delhi Municipal Council
  3. Assistant Divisional Medical Officer in the Railways
  4. General Duty Medical Grade-II in the East Delhi Municipal Corporation, North Delhi Municipal Corporation, and South Delhi Municipal Corporation.

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As per the official website of UPSC, they had called 2,723 candidates for the personality test round, but the interview was scheduled for only 640 candidates for the UPSC CMS exam in the year 2021. 

The student of MBBS who has completed MBBS or is in the final year of MBBS can apply for UPSC CMS Exam. The notification of the UPSC CMS Exam 2022 has been released on the official website of the UPSC on 6th April 2022. The candidates who want to apply for this exam can go through all the details like important dates, syllabus, exam pattern, selection process, age limit, etc.

Candidates first check the eligibility criteria, if they are eligible for the exam. They can apply for the exam. In this article, we will discuss all the UPSC CMS Important dates. So that the candidates can get the overall idea for preparing for the exam.

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UPSC CMS Important Dates

UPSC has released the Important dates of the UPSC CMS Exam for the year 2022 on the official website.

All the important events like the Application date, admit card, exam date, result, interview, and final result are on the official website of the UPSC. Below is the list of the UPSC CMS Important Date of examination:

Event Name Date 
UPSC CMS Notification  April 06, 2022
UPSC CMS Application Commencement April 06, 2022
UPSC CMS Application End April 26, 2022
UPSC CMS Written Exam (CBT) July 17, 2022
UPSC CMS Written Result To Be Announced
UPSC CMS Detailed Application Form (DAF) To Be Announced
UPSC CMS Personality Test To Be Announced
UPSC CMS Result To Be Announced

Important Events of UPSC CMS Exam 2021

All the above-mentioned events are explained below in-depth:

Application Form of UPSC CMS

The application form of the UPSC Combined Medical Services is an online application form. Most importantly UPSC has released the application form link. The candidates can apply for this exam and it has an application fee of 200 Rs for General Candidates. For female and reserved category (SC/ST/PwD) candidates, the application fees are exempted.

Admit Card for UPSC CMS Exam 2022

Generally, the admit card for the UPSC CMS Exam is generally released a week before the exam. Moreover, there is a separate admit card for the Written test and Interview. The download link for UPSC CMS 2022 exam was published on 15th July 2022 till the exam date i.e. 17th July 2022 for candidates appearing in the exam to download and print the admit card in order to carry it along with them on the exam date in order to allow them to appear for the exam.

UPSC CMS Examination

There are two stages of the UPSC CMS Exam. The written test is an online exam with objective questions.

Name of Paper

Subjects

Number of questions

Paper I

General Medicine

96

Paediatrics

24

 

120

Paper-II

Gynaecology & Obstetrics

40

Surgery

40

Preventive & Social Medicine

40

Paper I and Paper II will be for a total of 250 marks each and of exam duration of 2 hours.

UPSC CMS Result

The result of the UPSC CMS exam is declared on the official website of the UPSC. This result is calculated on the basis of the written test and interview. The PDF form result consists of the Roll number of the qualified candidates. The candidates can download the result for UPSC CMS 2022 from the UPSC official website (http://www.upsconline.nic.in) and can search for their roll numbers if they have been selected or not.

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Exam Notification

The UPSC Combined Medical Service Exam notification has been released. The notification has been released on the 6th of April 2022 and this notification consists of all the important details. Below are the highlights of the official notification of The UPSC CMS Examination:

Name of Examination Combined Medical Services Exam
Conducting Body Union Public Service Commission
Frequency Yearly
Geographical scope All India
Application Fee Rs 200
Stages of Exam 2
Mode of Exam Online
Language English
Helpline No. 011-23098543 / 23385271 / 23381125 / 23098591
Official Website Upsc.gov.in

The candidates who have completed their MBBS or who are in the final year of MBBS can apply for the UPSC CMS exam. The candidates have to clear both stages of the exam. Firstly a written test that consists of objective questions and secondly the Personality test or Interview.

This recruitment process is for the post of various categories. These categories are

  • Assistant Divisional Medical Officer in the railways,
  • Junior Scale Posts in Central Health Service,
  • Assistant Medical Officer in Indian Ordnance Factories Health Service,
  • General Duty Medical Officer Gr-II in East Delhi Municipal Corporation and North Delhi and South Delhi Municipal Corporation.

UPSC CMS Exam Dates

The exam date is the most important part of a competitive exam.  The candidates based on exam dates declared from UPSC can prepare their strategy for preparation depending on the time left.

As the UPSC has released the notification of the UPSC Combined Medical Service Examination on their official website (http://www.upsconline.nic.in) . The candidates can now check the date of the examination in the notification, it contains the exam date for the written test which is 17th July 2022 for UPSC CMS 2022 exam. Moreover, the tentative dates of the interview are updated here for an idea. Hence you can check the exam dates released by the UPSC:

Exam Date of Examination
Written Test of UPSC CMS
(CBT)
17th July 2022
Written Test Result Not declared yet
Personality Test Not declared yet
Result of UPSC CMS 2021 Not declared yet

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FAQs

Q.1 How many seats are there in UPSC CMS?

Ans.  A total 828 number of vacancies are notified for the year 2022 by the UPSC Combined Medical Service Exam authorities. The category-wise vacancy is tabulated below:

Posts

Vacancies

Category- 1

Junior Scale Posts in Central Health Service

349

Category – 2  

General Duty Medical Officer in New Delhi Municipal Council

05

Assistant Divisional Medical Officer in the Railways

300

General Duty Medical Officer in East Delhi, North Delhi & South Delhi Municipal Corporation

184

Total

838

Q.2 Who can apply for UPSC CMS?

Ans. MBBS students who have cleared their final written exams or who is going to appear or have appeared in the final examination of MBBS can also apply for this exam are eligible for UPSC CMS exam.

The candidate who wants to appear UPSC CMS exam should be a citizen of India, A subject from Nepal or a subject from Bhutan, a Tibetan who came to India before 1st January 1962 who intended to settle in India, or a person who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka or East African Countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, and Ethiopia or from Vietnam for settling in India permanently.

The open category candidate should not be above 32 years as on 1st of August 2022. The SC/ST category candidate, domicile of J &K, Ex-servicemen, Military service person who have rendered over 5 years of military service and can have age relaxed by 5 years, i.e. 37 years. Defence person disabled during military operations and OBC category candidate are allowed 3 years of age relaxation. General category person with a physical disability has 10 years of age relaxed for UPSC CMS examination.

Q.3 What is the UPSC CMS exam scheduled?

Ans. UPSC CMS exam for the year 2022 has been scheduled for 17th July 2022. There will be two papers on the exam date each of 250 marks. On qualifying in these two papers selected candidates will be invited for personality test or interview on later dates. The UPSC CMS exam results will depend on the score candidate secured in the two papers and personality interview.

Q.4 Where is the interview of UPSC CMS conducted?

Ans. The personal interviews for candidates who appeared UPSC CMS exam are conducted at Dholpur House, New Delhi on the scheduled date by UPSC. The candidates will be selected by UPSC exam authorities based on their scores in two papers conducted on 17th July 2022 by UPSC CMS 2022 exam.

Q.5 How many times an SC candidate can apply for the UPSC CMS Examination

Ans. Candidates from the Scheduled Cast category can apply for the UPSC CMS examination till the age of 37 years. The age relaxed for SC candidates is 5 years and maximum age limit for general category candidate is 32 years.

Q.6 What is the educational qualification for UPSC CMS Exam?

Ans. MBBS students who have cleared their final written exams or who are going to appear or have appeared in the final examination of MBBS can also apply for this exam and are eligible for the UPSC CMS exam.

 

 

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