How to Apply for CSS exam in Pakistan 2013 ?


Candidates, who fall into the eligibility requirements (please read eligibility requirements), can apply for the CSS examinations 2013. CSS exam applications will be invited all over Pakistan in the month of November or December every year. Federal Public Service Commission of Pakistan (FPSC) mostly conduct the CSS Exams in month of February every year.


A candidate seeking admission to the examination must apply to the Federal Public Service Commission, Islamabad on the application form which can be downloaded from FPSC website, which must reach the Commission on or before the closing date.


Government employees who fulfill the requirement laid down for appearing in CSS exams 2013 are eligible to appear in exams if permitted by the competent authority in their departments or offices. No Government employee shall be competent to apply without the prior permission in writing from his/her department/office as the case may be, and such permissions must accompany the application. Candidates who join Government service after submitting their applications for admission to the examination should also submit the Departmental permission immediately thereafter.


A candidate, who after submitting such Departmental permission, joins Civil Service Academy or is transferred to another Department, should also obtain the permission of that Department and submit the same to the Commission as soon as possible.


A candidate who has left Government service should submit with his/her application the original as well as a copy of his/her discharge/service certificate.


A candidate who has been dismissed from Government or semi Government Service will not be eligible for admission to the examination. If a great number of candidates apply for the CSS so the decision of the authority would be final about the limitation of the candidates to appear in the CSS exams.


If a candidate who took the Competitive Examination 2011 wishes to apply for admission to CSS exam 2013, he/she must submit an application by the prescribed date without waiting for the result of 2012. If subsequently it is not necessary for him/her to take the 2013 written examination his/her examination fee will not be refunded.