CSS Date Sheet 2014 will be announce soon. CSS examinations are the competitive examination which is conducted by the Federal Public Service Commission of Pakistan. These exams are conduct to select the government officers of Basic Pay Scale 17 under federal government.
Bachelor’s degree holder can apply for the exams and the degree should be approved by Higher Education Commission of Pakistan (HEC Pakistan). Overseas candidates with the same qualification can also apply. However, the final decision lies with the Pakistani Commission while who have third division Bachelors’ Degree can only sit for the examination if they are joint holders of a higher division Master’s Degree.
The minimum age for the examination is 21 years with bachelor’s degree while the maximum age is 28 years. Each year 8000 to 10,000 candidates can apply each year for the CSS examination according to the FPSC quota. On an average 5,000 to 6,000 candidates actually appear and approximately 250 to 500 candidates qualify the written portion of FPSC CSS Examination. Out of these successful candidates a total of 100 to 150 (roughly 2% of the actual applicants) make it to this sacred corps of bureaucrats.
The application fees for the CSS examination is Rs. 1000 while the rechecking fees for each subject is set to Rs. 200. The candidates have to submit the dues to Federal Public Service Commission of Pakistan via Bank.
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