UPSC Combined Medical Services Examination (CMS)

UPSC CMS 2020 timetable was released by UPSC on September 18. The candidates can download the UPSC CMS exam 2020 time table to see the schedule of the exam. The UPSC CMS exam 2020 exam will be conducted on October 22 across the nation. UPSC CMS written exam is an objective type conducted online in a computer-based test.

Earlier UPSC released a notice regarding the cancellation of some of the CMS 2020 applications because of the non-payment of the application fee. UPSC CMS 2020 notification was issued on July 29. The last date to submit the UPSC CMS 2020 application was August 18. The UPSC CMS notification 2020 notified 559 vacancies under two categories. UPSC CMS notification 2020 is the first official information which will initiate the UPSC CMS 2020 application process and the candidates will get twenty days from the date of activation of the application window to apply for the UPSC CMS 2020 Exam.

CMS exam is the short name for the Combined Medical Services Exam conducted by the Union Public Service Commission(UPSC). The CMS exam is conducted each year to recruit the candidates for the following positions:

Category I

  1. Junior Scale Posts in Central Health Services

Category II

  1. Assistant Divisional Medical Officer in the Railways
  2. Assistant Medical Officer in Indian Ordnance Factories Health Services 
  3. General Duty Medical Officer in New Delhi Municipal Council 
  4. General Duty Medical Grade-II in East Delhi Municipal Corporation, North Delhi Municipal Corporation and South Delhi Municipal Corporation.


CMS Exam Highlights

Exam Name

Combined Medical Services Exam

Exam Conducting Body

Union Public Service Commission

Exam Frequency


Geographical Scope of exam

All India

Application Fee

Rs 200

Exam Stages

2 stages

Exam Mode

Online computer-based exam & Personality Test



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011-23098543 / 23385271 / 23381125 / 23098591

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