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UPSC CMS Recruitment 2021 Notification Out : Apply Online For 838 Vacancies

UPSC CMS Recruitment 2021: Union Public Service Commission has released the official notification for the Combined Medical Service CMS Exam 2021 on its official website on 07th July 2021. UPSC has released notification as well as released the exam dates also for the particular recruitment process. A total of 838 Category I and Category II vacancies has been released through UPSC CMS 2021 Exam. The interested candidates can apply online from 7th July and the last date to fill the application is 27th July 2021. The candidates can apply online from the direct link provided in the article. Candidates must go through the detailed article for all the details regarding the UPSC CMS Recruitment 2021.

UPSC CMS Notification 2021: Important Dates

All the important dates according to the official notification have been provided in the below tables.

Activity Dates
UPSC CMS Notification 2021 Date 07th July 2021
UPSC CMS Application Starting Date 07th July 2021
UPSC CMS Registration Last Date 27th July 2021
Withdrawal of Application 03rd to 09th August 2021
UPSC CMS Exam Date 2021 21st November 2021
UPSC CMS Admit Card Date 2021 Three weeks before the exam date

UPSC CMS Notification PDF 2021

The candidates can download the official notification PDF from the link provided below. The official notification PDF contains all the details regarding the recruitment process and eligibility criteria and many more.

Click here to download the official Notification PDF of UPSC CMS 2021

UPSC CMS Recruitment Vacancy 2021

UPSC CMS has released a total of 828 vacancies in 2 Categories. The details of vacancy distribution has been provided in the below table

Posts Vacancies
Junior Scale Posts in Central Health Service 349
Assistant Divisional Medical Officer in the Railway 300
General Duty Medical Officer in New Delhi Municipal Council 05
General Duty Medical Officer in East Delhi, North Delhi & South Delhi Municipal Corporation 184
Total 838

UPSC CMS Eligibility Criteria

Before applying for UPSC CMS 2021 Exam, check the eligibility criteria including Nationality, Education Qualification, Age Limit, and Medical Requirement from here.


A candidate must be either:

  • a Citizen of India, or
  • a subject of Nepal, or
  • a subject of Bhutan, or
  • a Tibetan refugee who came over to India before the 1st January 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India
  • a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka or East African Countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, and Ethiopia or from Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India

Educational Qualification

The candidate should be passed in the written and practical parts of the final MBBS Exam. A candidate who has appeared or has yet to appear at the final M.B.B.S examination may also apply.

Age Limit (as of 01/08/2021)

The upper age limit should be 32 years to be eligible. The candidate must not be born earlier than 2nd August 1989

Medical Requirement

Candidates must be physically and medically fit according to the physical/medical standards for the Combined Medical Services Examination 2020 as per regulations contained in Appendix III to the Rules of the Examination.

How to Apply For UPSC CMS Exam 2021?

  1. Visit the official website of UPSC or directly apply from the above link for UPSC CMS 2021.
  2. On the homepage, click on the “What’s new” section and check the detailed advertisement for Combined Medical Service Examination-2021
  3. Click on the Apply online for Combined Medical Services Examination 2021.
  4. Registered Candidates have to Enter the Login ID(Roll no.) and password and fill the application form.
  5. New Candidates have to Register themself first.

Candidates can register themselves from the link provided below.

Click here to Apply for UPSC CMS Exam 2021

UPSC CMS Selection Process 2021

The selection process will be done on the basis of:

  1. Computer-Based Exam – 500 Marks
  2. Interview – 100 Marks

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UPSC CMS Exam Pattern 2021

Paper No. of Questions Marks Time
Paper-1 General Medicine & Paediatrics 120 (96 from General Medicine and 24 from Paediatrics) 250 2 hours
Paper 2- (a) Surgery, (b) Gynaecology & Obstetrics and (c) Preventive & Social Medicine 120 (40 questions from each part) 250 2 hours
Total 240 500 4 hours

UPSC CMS Syllabus 2021

Syllabus of Paper-I

General Medicine
  • Cardiology
  • Respiratory diseases
  • Gastro-intestinal
  • Genito-Urinary
  • Neurology
  • Hematology
  • Endocrinology
  • Metabolic disorders
  • Infections/Communicable Diseases: Virus, Rickets, Bacterial, Spirochetal, Protozoan, Metazoan, Fungus
  • Nutrition/Growth
  • Diseases of the skin (Dermatology)
  • Musculoskeletal System
  • Psychiatry
  • General
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Common Poisoning
  • Snakebite
  • Tropical Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Emphasis on medical procedures
  • Patho physiological basis of diseases
  • Vaccines preventable diseases and Non-vaccines preventable diseases
  • Vitamin deficiency diseases
  • In psychiatry include – Depression, psychosis, anxiety, bipolar diseases, and Schizophrenia
  • Common childhood emergencies
  • Basic newborn care
  • Normal developmental milestones
  • Accidents and poisonings in children
  • Birth defects and counseling including autism
  • Immunization in children
  • Recognizing children with special needs and management
  • National programs related to child health.

Syllabus of Paper-II


Surgery including ENT, Ophthalmology, Traumatology, and Orthopaedics

  • General Surgery- Wounds, Infections, Tumours: Lymphatic, Blood vessels, Cysts/sinuses, Head and Neck, Breast, Alimentary tract, Oesophagus, Stomach, Intestines, Anus, Developmental, Liver, Bile, Pancreas, Spleen, Peritoneum, Abdominal wall, Abdominal injuries
  • Urological Surgery
  • Neuro Surgery
  • Otorhinolaryngology E.N.T.
  • Thoracic surgery
  • Orthopedic surgery
  • Ophthalmology
  • Anesthesiology
  • Traumatology
  • Diagnosis and management of common surgical ailments
  • Pre-operative and post-operative care of surgical patients
  • Medicolegal and ethical issues of surgery
  • Wound healing
  • Fluid and electrolyte management in surgery
  • Shock pathophysiology and management.
Gynaecology & Obstetrics
  • Obstetrics: Ante-natal conditions, Intra-natal conditions, Post-natal conditions, Management of normal labors or complicated labor
  • Gynecology: Questions on applied anatomy, Questions on applied physiology of menstruation and fertilization, Questions on infections in the genital tract, Questions on neoplasm in the genital tract, Questions on the displacement of the uterus,
  • Normal delivery and safe delivery practices: High-risk pregnancy and management, Abortions, Intra-Uterine growth retardation, Medicolegal examination in body and Gynae including Rape.
Family Planning
  • Conventional contraceptives
  • U.D. and oral pills
  • The operative procedure, sterilization, and organization of programs in the urban and rural surroundings  Medical Termination of Pregnancy
Preventive Social & Community Medicine
  • Social and Community Medicine
  • Concept of Health, Disease and Preventive Medicine
  • Health Administration and Planning
  • General Epidemiology
  • Demography and Health Statistics
  • Communicable Diseases
  • Environmental Health
  • Nutrition and Health
  • Non-communicable diseases
  • Occupational Health
  • Genetics and Health
  • International Health
  • Medical Sociology and Health Education
  • Maternal and Child Health
  • National Programmes
  • Management of common health problems
  • Ability to monitor national health programs
  • Knowledge of maternal and child wellness
  • Ability to recognize, investigate, report, plan and manage community health problems including malnutrition and emergencies

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