The Union Public Service Commission has released the examination notification for Indian Economic Service (IES) and Indian Statistical Service (ISS). The combined examination will be commenced from December 03, 2011 across 20 cities in India. The number of vacancies for IES is 19 and for ISS the vacancies to be filled are 46, these positions come under Grade IV.
The minimum educational qualification required are as below:
A candidate for the Indian Economic Service must have obtained a Postgraduate degree in Economics / Applied Economics / Business Economics /Econometrics and a candidate for the Indian Statistical Service must have obtained a Post-Graduate degree in Statistics / Mathematical Statistics / Applied Statistics from a University incorporated by an Act of the Central or State Legislature in India or other educational institutes established by an Act of Parliament or declared to be deemed as a University under Section 3 of the University Grants Commission Act , 1956 , o r a foreign university approved by the Central Govt. from time to time.
Last date to apply
The Online Applications can be filled upto 29th August, 2011 till 11.59 PM.