Structure of The Examination:
Stage I: Preliminary Examination – This is qualifying test held in August every year. Notification for this is published in May. Results are published in mid-October.
Stage II: Mains Examination – This is the main test, held in December every year. Results are usually published in the second week of March.
Stage III: Personality Test (Interview) – It is the final test and is held in April/May every year. Final results are usually announced in the month of May every year.