Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) Issued Notification for Combined Medical Service Examination 2013 for recruitment to the services. The Services/Posts to which recruitment is to be made filled are Assistant Divisional Medical, officer in the Railways, Assistant Medical Officer in Indian Ordnance Factories Health Service, Junior Scale Posts in Central Health Services, Medical Officers in the Municipal Corporation of Delhi, General Duty Medical Officer in New Delhi Municipal Council. We are Provide UPSC CMS 2013 Notification, Syllabus, Exam Pattern, Online Application form, Admit Card and Results in this site.
Notification for Combined Medical Services Examination, 2013 would be uploaded on the website as well as would be published in 'Employment News' on 6th April, 2013.
The candidates applying for the examination should ensure that they fulfil all eligibility conditions for admission to the Examination. Their admission at all the stages of the examination will be purely provisional subject to satisfying the prescribed eligibility conditions. Mere issue of e-Admission Certificate to the candidate will not imply that his candidature has been finally cleared by the Commission. Verification of eligibility conditions with reference to original documents is taken up only after the candidate has qualified for Interview/Personality Test.
Age Limit :
A candidate for this examination must not have attained the age of 32 years as on 1st January, 2013, i.e. the candidate must have been born not earlier than 2nd January, 1981.
The upper age limit is relaxable as follows.
(i) Upto a maximum of five years if a candidate belongs to a Scheduled Caste or a Scheduled Tribe.
(ii) Upto a maximum of three years in the case of candidates belonging to Other Backward Classes who are eligible to avail of reservation applicable to such candidates.
(iii) Upto a maximum of five years if a candidate had ordinarily beendomiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period from the 1st January, 1980 to the 31st day of December, 1989.
(iv) Upto a maximum of three years in the case of Defence Services personnel disabled in operations during hostilities with any foreign country or in a disturbed area and released as a consequence thereof
How to Apply :
Candidates are required to apply Only online by using the website www.upsconline.nic.in.
Candidates (excepting Female/SC/ST/Physically Handicapped who are exempted from payment of fee) are required to pay a fee of Rs. 100/- (Rupees One Hundred only) either by remitting the money in any branch of SBI by cash, or by using net banking facility of SBI, State Bank of Bikaner and Jaipur/State Bank of Hyderabad/State Bank of Mysore/State Bank of Patiala/State Bank of Travancore or by using Visa/Master Credit/Debit Card.
Admit Card :
The eligible candidates shall be issued an e-Admission Certificate three weeks before the commencement of the examination. The e-Admission Certificate will be made available in the UPSC website www.upsc. gov.in for downlading by candidates. No Admission Certificate will be sent by post.
If a candidate does not receive e-Admission Certificate or any other communication regarding candidature for the examination three weeks before the commencement of the examination, should at once contact the Commission.
Information in this regard can also be obtained from the Facilitation Counter located in the Commissions office either in person or over phone Nos. 011-23385271/011-23381125/ 011-23098543. In case no communication is received in the Commission's Office from the candidate regarding non-receipt of e-Admission Certificate at least three weeks before the examination, will be solely responsible for non-receipt of e-Admission Certificate. On the receipt of e-Admission Certificate, candidates should check it carefully and bring discrepencies/errors if any, to the notice of UPSC immediately.
Written Exam - (500 marks)
The candidates will take the written examination in two Papers, each Paper carrying a maximum of 250 marks. Each Paper will be of two hours duration.
Personality Test : (100 Marks):
Personality test carrying 100 marks of such of the candidates who qualify on the results of the written examination.
(A) Written Examination:
Paper I Maximum
(Code No. 1) Marks : 250
(a) General Ability 30 questions
(b) General Medicine 70 questions
(c) Paediatrics 20 questions
Total questions in Paper I = 120 (30 General Ability, 70 General Medicine and 20 Paediatrics).
Syllabus of Paper-I
(a) General Ability
(i) Indian Society, Heritage & Culture, Polity, Economy, Human Development Indices and the Development Programmes;
(ii) Natural Resources, their distribution, exploitation, conservation and related issues;
(iii) Basic concepts of Ecology and Environment and their impact on health and economy;
(iv) Impact of changing demographic trends on health, environment and society;
(v) Indian Agriculture, Industry, Trade, Transportation and Service Sectors;
(vi) Natural and man made disasters and their management;
(vii) Food adulteration, Food processing, food distribution, food storage and their relevance to public health;
(viii)Recent trends in Science and Technology.
(b) General Medicine
(General Medicine including Cardiology, Neurology, Dermatology and Psychiatry)
(ii) Respiratory diseases
(ix) Infections/Communicable Diseases
(xi) Diseases of the skin (Dermatology)
(xii) Musculoskelatal System
Paper II Maximum
(Code No. 2) Marks : 250
(a) Surgery 40 questions
(b) Gynaecology & 40 questions Obstetrics
(c) Preventive & Social 40 questions Medicine
Total questions in Paper II = 120 (40 Surgery, 40 Gynaecology & Obstetrics and 40 Preventive & Social Medicine).
Syllabus of Paper - II
(a) Surgery (Surgery including ENT, Opthalmology, Traumatology and Orthopaedics)
I General Surgery
v) Blood vessels
vii) Head and neck
ix) Alimentary tract
x) Liver, Bile, Pancreas
xiii) Abdominal wall
xiv) Abdominal injuries
II Urological Surgery
III Neuro Surgery
IV Otorhinolaryngology E.N.T.
V Thoracic surgery
VI Orthopedic surgery
(b) GYNAECOLOGY and OBSTETRICS I OBSTETRICS
i) Ante-natal conditions
ii) Intra-natal conditions
iii) Post-natal conditions
iv) Management of normal labours or complicated labour
i) Questions on applied anatomy
ii) Questions on applied physiology of menstruation and fertilization
iii) Questions on infections in genital tract
iv) Questions on neoplasma in the genital tract
v) Questions on displacement of the uterus
III FAMILY PLANNING
i) Conventional contraceptives
ii) U.D. and oral pills
iii) Operative procedure, sterilization and organization of programmes in the urban and rural surroundings
iv) Medical Termination of Pregnancy
(c) PREVENTIVE SOCIAL AND COMMUNITY MEDICINE
I Social and Community Medicine
II Concept of Health, Disease and
III Health Administration and Planning
IV General Epidemiology
V Demography and Health Statistics
VI Communicable Diseases
VII Environmental Health
VIII Nutrition and Health
IX Non-communicable diseases
X Occupational Health
XI Genetics and Health
XII International Health
XIII Medical Sociology and Health
XIV Maternal and Child Health
XV National Programmes
* The written examination in both the papers will be completely of objective (Multiple choice answer) type. The question Papers (Test Booklets) will be set in English only.
* Candidates must write the Papers in their own hand. In no circumstances will they be allowed the help of a scribe to write answers for them.
* The Commission have discretion to fix qualifying marks in any or both the papers of the examination.
* Penalty for wrong answers There will be penalty (Negative Marking) for wrong answers marked by a candidate in the objective type question papers.
(i) There are four alternatives for the answers to every question. For each question for which a wrong answer has been given by the candidate, one third (0.33) of the marks assigned to that question will be deducted as penalty.
(ii) If a candidate gives more than one answer, it will be treated as a wrong answer even if one of the given answers happens to be correct and there will be same penalty as above for that question.
(iii) If a question is left blank i.e. no answer is given by the candidate, there will be no penalty for that question.
(B) Personality Test - (100 marks):
Candidates who qualify in the written examination will be called for Interview/ Personality Test to be conducted by the Union Public Service Commission. The Interview/Personality Test will carry 100 marks. The interview for Personality Test will be intended to serve as a supplement to the written examination for testing the General Knowledge and ability of the candidates in the fields of their academic study and also in the nature of a personality test to assess the candidate's intellectual curiosity, critical powers of assimilation, balance of judgment and alertness of mind, ability for social cohesion, integrity of character, initiative and capability for leadership.
Penalty Wrong Answers:
Candidates should note that there will be penalty (Negative Marking) for wrong answers marked by a candidate in the Objective Type Question Papers.
For both writing and marking answers in the OMR sheet [Answer Sheet], candidates must use black ball pen only. Pens with any other colours are prohibited. Do not use Pencil or Ink pen.
* Candidates are not permitted to use calculators for answering objective type papers. They should, therefore not bring the same inside the
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