Combined Medical Services (CMS) Exam 2018
In accordance with the rules published by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) conducts a Combined Medical Services Examination every year to recruit MBBS graduates to various services/ posts in the government.
The combined medical services examination is conducted by the UPSC in the month of June every year.
The UPSC has announced the Combined Medical Services Examination, 2018 for recruitment to the following posts:
1. Assistant Divisional Medical Officer in the Railways
2. Assistant Medical Officer in Indian Ordnance Factories Health Service
3. Junior Scale Posts in Central Health Services
4. General Duty Medical Officers Gr II in East Delhi Municipal Corporation, North Delhi Municipal Corporation and South Delhi Municipal Corporation
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The eligibility criteria for appearing in the Combined Medical Services Exam are as follows:
Age limits: Candidates must be less than 32 years as on 1st January of the year of examination. The upper age-limit is relaxed up till 3/5 years for SC/ST/OBC and some other categories, as notified from time to time.
Educational qualification: Candidates should have passed the written and practical parts of the final M.B.B.S. examination.
Candidates appearing in the final M.B.B.S. examination are also eligible to apply but such candidates who qualify the written part of the examination will be required to submit proof of passing the written and practical parts of final MBBS examination along with their detailed application form to be filled up at that stage.
A candidate who has not completed compulsory rotating internship is also eligible for admission to the examination but on qualifying the written examination he will be appointed only after he has completed the compulsory rotating internship.
You must be either a citizen of India, or Nepal, or Bhutan, or a Tibetan refugee who came over to India before 1 January, 1962 intending to permanently settle in India. or a person of Indian origin 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 with the intention of permanently settling in India.
You must also ensure that you have a certificate of eligibility in your favour, issued by the Government of India.
Combined Medical Services Examination 2018
The UPSC will conduct the combined Medical Services Examination for recruitment to the posts mentioned above, on 22 July, 2018.
Under Secretary (CSP),
Union Public Service Commission,
Dholpur House, Shahjahan Road,
New Delhi-110 011.
Website: www.upsc.gov.in, www.upsconline.nic.in