Mrunal Manmay Dash

In a good news for the Civil Services aspirants, the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has extended the registration deadline for Civil Services Examinations (CSE) 2024.

As per the official announcement, the last date for registration has been extended till 6 pm of March 6 (Wednesday). So candidates can apply online through the official website of UPSC at and also through throughout the day.

UPSC Civil Services Prelims examination will be conducted on May 26, 2024. Candidates who are interested and eligible to apply for the exam can follow the steps given below to apply.

UPSC CSE Prelims 2024: How to Apply

-Visit the official website of UPSC at

-Click on active exam link available on the home page.

-A new page will open where candidates will have to click on OTR link available.

-A new page will open again where candidates will have to register themselves.

-Once registration is done, fill the details and make the payment of application fees.

-Click on submit and download the page.

-Keep a hard copy of the same for further need.

Eligibility to Apply for UPSC Civil Services Exam 2024

A candidate must have attained the age of 21 years and must not have attained the age of 32 years on August 1, 2024 i.e., the candidate must have been born not earlier than August 2, 1992 and not later than August 1, 2003, UPSC said in the official CSE notification.