UPSC CMS Exam: Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has invited applications for the recruitment of 710 vacancies by conducting Combined Medical Services Examination (CMSE) 2017. 

UPSC CMS Exam 2017: Apply Online for Combined Medical Services Exam 2017

UPSC conducts Combined Medical Services Examination (CMS) every year to recruit medical graduates into a variety of Central Government Organisations and Services. The combined medical services (CMS) Examination is conducted in accordance with the Rules published by the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare in the Gazette of India. Eligible candidates may apply online from 26-04-2017 to 19-05-2017 at

UPSC CMS Exam 2017: Details of Notification

Date of Notification Release April 26th ,2017
Organization Name Union Public Service Commission (UPSC)
Exam Name Combined Medical Services Examination (CMSE)
Vacancies 710
Date of Written Exam August 13rd, 2017
Last Date to Apply Online May 19th, 2017

UPSC CMS Exam 2017: Vacancy Details

Post Name No. Of Vacancies
1. Assistant Divisional Medical Officer in the Railways  450 Posts
2. Assistant Medical Officer in Indian Ordnance Factories Health Services  26 Posts
3. Junior Scale Posts in Central Health Services  216 Posts
4. General Duty Medical Officer in New Delhi Municipal Council  02 Posts
5. General Duty Medical Gr.-II in East, North, South Delhi Municipal Corporation  16 Posts

UPSC CMS Exam: Selection Process

Candidates will be selected based on the following process

  1. Written Examination
  2. Interview/ Personality Test.
  3. Physical and Medical Standards Test.

UPSC CMS Exam: Eligibility criteria

UPSC CMS Exam: Age Limit

A candidate for this examination must not have attained the age of 32 years as on 1st August, 2017, such as the candidate must have been born not earlier than 2nd August, 1985.

UPSC CMS Exam: Educational Qualification

Candidates should have passed the written and practical parts of the final M.B.B.S. Examination.

UPSC CMS 2017: Important Dates

Publication of notification 26th April 2017
Commencement of application process 26th April 2017
Last date of application process 19th May 2017
Downloading of admit card 3 week prior to Examination
Examination date (UPSC CMS 2017) 13th August 2017
Results declaration September/October 2017

UPSC CMS Exam 2017: Exam Pattern

The Written exam will be conducted on its two parts such as Part I and Part II respectively.

Part I: The Part I will be a computer based test consisting two papers. Each paper will consist of 250 marks max and the time duration specified for each paper is 2 hours.

Part II: The Part II will be a personality test consisting 100 marks.

Only those candidates are permitted to appear in Part II exam who qualify the first part of the exam.

UPSC CMS Exam: Part 1 Exam Details

General Medicine 70 Questions
General Ability 30 Questions
Paediatrics 20 Questions

UPSC CMS Exam: Part II Exam Details

Gynaecology & Obstetrics 40 Questions
Surgery 40 Questions
Preventive & Medicine 40 Questions

Penalty for Wrong Answers:

Candidates should note that there will be penalty (Negative Marking) for wrong answers marked by a candidate in the Objective Type Question Papers.

UPSC CMS Exam: Application Fees

For candidates belonging to SC/ST/PH/Female Categories No application fee
For all others Categories The application fee is Rs. 200/-.

UPSC CMS Exam: How to Apply

How to Apply: Eligible applicants may apply online through the website from 26-04-2017 to 19-05-2017.

Procedure to Apply Online:
1. First, Log on through the website
2. Then, Click on “Online Application for Various Examinations of UPSC”.
3. Click on “Part – I/ Part – II Registration” and read complete details.
4. Now fill the complete required details like age, qualification, experience etc.
5. Now candidates have to upload documents in Document Upload Module
6. After uploading photograph & signature preview the ORA form and check the details carefully.
7. Now click on the submit button and pay application fees by online or offline.
8. After filling complete details click on submit button.
9. Now take the printout copies of application attach the attested copies of all documents and keep it for future use.

UPSC CMS Exam: Important Links

UPSC CMSE Exam 2017 More Information
Official Notification VIEW HERE
Apply Online Click here
See Important Instructions VIEW HERE

UPSC CMS Exam: Exam Centres


UPSC CMS Exam: Nationality

A candidate must be either:

(a)  a Citizen of India

(b)  a subject of Nepal

(c)  a subject of Bhutan

(d)  a Tibetan refugee who came over to India before the 1st January, 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India.

(e)  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.

Provided that a candidate belonging to categories (b), (c), (d) and (e) above shall be a person in whose favour a certificate of eligibility has been issued by the Government of India.

A candidate in whose case a certificate of eligibility is necessary, may be admitted to the examination but the offer of appointment may be given only after the necessary eligibility certificate has been issued to him by the Government of India.

UPSC CMS Exam: Syllabus of Paper-I 

For General Ability:

(i) Indian Society, Heritage & Culture, Polity, Economy, Human Development Indices and the Development Programmes.

(ii) Natural Resources, their distribution, exploitation, conservation and related issues.

(iii) Basic concepts of Ecology and Environment and their impact on health and economy.

(iv) Impact of changing demographic trends on health, environment and society.

(v) Indian Agriculture, Industry, Trade, Transportation and Service Sectors.

(vi) Natural and man made disasters and their management.

(vii) Food adulteration, Food processing, food distribution, food storage and their relevance to public health.

(viii) Recent trends in Science and Technology.

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