This post is to remind you that today is the last day for submitting the Detailed Application Form-1 (DAF-1) for the candidates, who are qualified to appear for the UPSC Mains (Written) 2022 examination. Only a couple of hours are remaining, if someone is still left out, please fill out the form now, by clicking on the link below:
The link will be active till 6 PM today, as depicted in the screenshot from the UPSC website.
About Detailed Application Forms (DAF-I and DAF-II):
What is DAF-I?
For the Main Examination, a candidate requires submitting an online Detailed Application Form-I (DAF-I) along with scanned documents/certificates in support of date of birth, category (viz. SC/ST/OBC/EWS), and educational qualification with the required Examination Fee. Any delay in submission of the DAF-I or documents in support beyond the prescribed date will lead to the cancellation of the candidature for the CSE.
What is DAF-II?
Before the commencement of the Interview/Personality Test of the Examination, a candidate is required to mandatory mark the order of preferences for those Services, for which the candidate is interested to be allocated in case of eventual selection, in the on-line Detailed Application Form-II (DAF-II). OBC Annexure (for OBC category only) and EWS Annexure (for EWS category only) are required to be mandatorily submitted. Failure in the timely submission of the DAF-II or documents in support will lead to the cancellation of the candidature for the CSE-2022. A candidate may also upload additional documents/certificates of higher education, achievements in different fields, and service experience.