UPSC (Union Public Service Commission) is a central government agency of India that conducts the process of recruitment of Group "A" and "B" posts. It includes Civil Services (IAS, IPS), Engineering Services, CDS, NDA, and Naval Academy. UPSC was known as Federal Public Service Commission before independence.
At present UPSC commission is made up of a Chairman and 10 members. President of India select the candidates for these posts. UPSC not only handles the recruitment process but also give suggestion to the central government about other selection processes and promotion.
Official website of UPSC provides all details of recruitments. From here user can get details of all notifications and apply online. You can download admit card for your examination from UPSC website and download the result after the examination. All important notices from UPSC are published on this official website.(UPSC Syllabus 2013 Download Pre & Mains New Syllabus 2013)
UPSC conducts the entrance exam for recruitment in following services:
Combined Medical Services
Combined Defence Services
National Defence Academy
Indian Forest Service
Central Police Forces (AC)
Most famous exam conducted by UPSC is Civil Services Examination. Every year lakhs of candidates appear in its preliminary exam, with the ambition of becoming IAS/IPS officer. Only few hundreds of them were able to crack the main exam and interview. These exams extract the best of them and place them at the top most posts in the bureaucracy.(Time management in exam)
To get success in any of the above UPSC exams it's necessary to prepare with full devotion and not diverting to anything else. Performance of only one subject does not matter, you have to be an all-rounder in all subjects and have good knowledge of current affairs