All India Civil Service Coaching Centre, Chennai which is renamed from State Training Institute (STI) is run by Tamilnadu Government. It offers 8 to 9 months free coaching for the UPSC Civil Service Preliminary Exam, Main Exam and Interview. Now the institution has invited applications for Free UPSC Prelims classes in AICSCC 2015.
There are two types of programmes:
Number of Candidates:
Since Government of Tamilnadu runs this institution, reservation for each category would be ensured.
Full time (Residential) Coaching (According to Notification for All India Civil Services Coaching Centre 2015, This year 25 more seats are allocated)
- SC -92
- SC Arundhathiyinar -18
- ST – 3
- MBC – 40
- BC – 54
- BC(M) – 7
- Differently Abled – 7
- Other Communities – 4
- Total – 225 Candidates
- SC – 41
- SC Arundhathiyinar – 8
- ST – 1
- MBC – 18
- BC – 24
- BC(M) – 3
- Differently Abled – 3
- Other Communities – 2
- Total -100 Candidates
Educational Qualification – Any Degree from a recognized University. Should Be an aspirant from Tamilnadu.
Age limit (as on 1-8-2015):
Minimum: 21 years for all candidates.
Maximum: 32 years for General Candidates.
The upper age limit prescribed above will be relaxable:
i)upto a maximum of 5 years if a candidate belongs to SC/ST/SC(A)
ii) upto a maximum of 3 years in the case of candidates belonging to BC/MBC/DNC/ BC(M)
iii)upto a maximum of 10 years in the case of blind ,deaf-mute and orthopaedically handicapped persons.
Hostel Facility :
->Free coaching and Boarding is provided for the Residential Stream
-> No boarding facility for part time students
Full – time (Residential)“Other Community” students of residential streams will have to pay a tuition fee of Rs. 1000/- only for the entire course.Part – time (Non – Residential)Candidates, selected for part-time course are not eligible for hostel accommodation and have to pay a tuition fee of Rs. 3,000/- only for the entire course.
Full time classes will be conducted on Week days only. (Three classes per day between 10 AM- 5 PM and each class will be for 2 hours)
Part-time classes will be conducted on Week days (6.30 p.m. to 8.30 p.m.) and Saturday & Sunday
How to Apply?
The applicants from districts other than Chennai can receive their applications from the District Backward Classes and Minorities Welfare Office at the District Collectorates, on all working days, giving proof of their age and educational qualification and submit it in the same office duly filled.
Candidates from Chennai can receive and submit their application in the below mentioned address.
All India Civil Services Coaching Centre,
163 / 1, P.S. Kumarasamy Raja Salai, (Greenways Road)
R.A. Puram, Chennai – 600 028
Phone : 044-24621475
Syllabus for the Entrance Examination: History of India and Indian National Movement, India and World Geography, Indian Polity and Governance, Economic and Social Development, General Science, Current Events, General issues on Environmental Ecology, The evolution of life on earth and Climate change, Basic Numeracy, Logical reasoning, General mental ability and Comprehension.
Entrance Exam Date: 23.11.2014 (Sunday).
Qualified candidates in each category will be called for admission.
Chennai, Cuddalore, Coimbatore, Dharmapuri, Madurai, Salem, Sivagangai, Thanjavur, Tiruchirappalli, Thirunelveli, and Vellore (Choose any one of the Centres)-> Only Tamil Nadu Students can join in this coaching centre.
The last date for receipt of applications from the candidates is 14.10.2014