The UPSC is the apex government recruitment agency of India. Union Public Service Commission is a constitutional authority set up under Article 315 of the Indian Constitution. It is designated to advice the central and state govts on matters and norms of recruitment to various senior positions in the civil service.
The UPSC is entrusted with very important responsibilities including recruitment to posts under the Union government. It conducts competitive examinations, interviews and prepares rank lists for a large array of categories, starting from the Civil Service Examinations aimed to recruit IAS and IPS Officers and other central cadre creamy layer positions to various junior level executive positions such as Assistants' Grade. The Commission also advices the central government, state governments and state Public Service Commissions on matters relating to the qualifications, experience requirements and other preconditions of officers through selection, promotion, or deputation. It also handles disciplinary matters of civil servants, pensions, reimbursements and miscellaneous matters of government offices and bureaucracy.
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The UPSC notifies various recruitment programmes periodically. The Commission has scheduled recruitment notifications generally in fortnightly basis, special recruitment drives, scheduled general examinations, extraordinary gazette notifications, etc. UPSC recruitment advertisements and exam/interview results and selection lists are published in the respective pages: