IAS Exam Pattern

After Selection:

Training Programme Overview for IAS Probationers

Sl. NoInduction ProgrammeDuration (Weeks)What is Taught?Where is it held
1.Foundational Training15Understanding of the constitutional, political, socio-economic and legal framework of the country.

Building spirit-de-corps and cultivating an attitude of cooperation and inter-dependence.

LBSNAA, Mussoorie
2IAS Professional Training, Phase-I26Develop and hone the professional skills in handling a large range of responsibilities that an officer shoulders within the first ten years of service.Bharat Darshan – Travels across country.

Officer Trainees (OTs) attached to Parliamentary offices

3District Training52Learn about the various facets of administration at the district level. Assignments and field studies attached with tehsil, BDO, SDO, SP, includes 28 weeks Independent charge as Assistant Collector and MagistrateRespective Postings in their allotted districts
4IAS Professional Training, Phase-II 6Learning and Study Assignment of the district experiences gained over one year.LBSNAA, Mussoorie

Salary:

Scales of IAS OfficersPay Band
Junior Scales (0-4 years)Rs 15600-39100 plus Grade Pay Rs 5400
Senior Scales (4-9 years)Rs 15600-39100 plus Grade Pay Rs 6600
Junior Administrative grade (9 years+)Rs 15600-39100 plus Grade Pay Rs 7600
Selection Grade (13 years+)Rs 37400-67000 plus Grade Pay Rs 8700
Super Times Scale(16 year+)Rs 37400-67000 plus Grade Pay Rs 10000
Above Super Time Scale(25 years+)Rs 37400-67000. Plus Grade Pay of Rs 12000.

The Apex Pay Scale of Rs 80000 (fixed). No Grade Pay.

Cabinet Secretary Grade of Rs 90000 (fixed). No Grade Pay.

Various Civil Service Posts you could get into based on your merit in the exam:

Various PostsSpecific Training Centres
Indian Administrative Service (IAS)LBSNAA, Mussoorie for IAS
The Indian Police Service (IPS)Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel National Police Academy in Hyderabad.
The Indian Foreign Service (IFS) Foreign Service Institute in New Delhi
Indian Audit and Accounts Service (IAAS) National Academy of Audit and Accounts in Shimla, Himachal Pradesh.
Indian Civil Accounts Service (ICAS) National Institute of Financial Management (NIFM), Faridabad and National Academy of Direct Taxes at Nagpur
Indian Corporate Law Service (ICLS) at Manesar, Haryana Campus of the Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs (IICA)
Indian Defence Accounts Service (IDAS) training grounds at Bangalore, Kolkata, Lucknow, Meerut, and Pune.
Indian Defence Estates Service (IDES) National Institute of Defence Estates Management (NIDEM) located in New Delhi.
Indian Information Service (IIS) Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC)
Indian Ordnance Factories Service (IOFS) National Academy of Defence Production (NADP) in Nagpur.
Indian Post & Telecommunication Accounts and Finance Service (IP&TAFS) / The Indian Communication Finance Services (ICFS)National Institute of Financial Management at Faridabad.
Indian Postal Service (IPoS)Rafi Ahmed Kidwai National Postal Academy (RAKNPA) in Ghaziabad.
Indian Railway Accounts Service (IRAS)National Academy of Direct Taxes in Nagpur; Railway Staff College in Vadodara
Indian Railway Personnel Service (IRPS)National Academy of Indian Railways in Baroda
Indian Railway Traffic Service (IRTS)Indian Railway Institute of Transportation Management (IRTM) in Lucknow.
Indian Revenue Service (IRS)Nation Academy of Direct Taxes in Nagpur or the National Academy of Customs, Excise & Narcotics in Faridabad
Indian Trade Service (ITS)Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) in New Delhi.
Railway Protection Force (RPF)Jagjivan Ram Railway Protection Force Academy in Lucknow.
Armed Forces Headquarters Civil ServiceNational Defence University
Delhi, Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Lakshadweep, Daman & Diu and Dadra & Nagar Haveli Civil ServiceDelhi and respective states and Union Territories
Delhi, Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Lakshadweep, Daman & Diu and Dadra & Nagar Haveli Civil Police ServiceDelhi and respective states and Union Territories
Pondicherry Civil ServiceDelhi and respective states and Union Territories
Pondicherry Police Civil ServiceDelhi and respective states and Union Territories

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