UPSC announced the result of Civil Services (IAS) exam written (Mains) results today on 22nd February 2013. About 2674 candidates qualified for the interview which is about 2.5 times the total vacancies this year, listed as 1037 in the 2012 notification. Personality Test (Interview) will commence from 4th March 2013. As the number of vacancies is quite large, candidates have reason to be hopeful. All the best. All those who cleared the Mains 2012 written paper can refer this insightful tips for civil services interview preparation.
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