RAS Exam Eligibility : Educational Qualification, Age Limit, No of Attempts etc

RAS Exam Eligibility : Introduction
  • The RAS exam is the most prestigious exam in the state of Rajasthan. The RPSC conducts this exam in every one or two year.
  • However, there are some basic Criteria for eligibility for appearing in the RAS Exam i.e. Educational Qualification, Age limit, No of Attempts etc.
RAS Exam Eligibility : Educational Qualification
  • The applicants should have graduation degree from a government recognized college or university or its equivalent.
  • The students who are in the final year of the graduation can also apply but they should enroll in the final year before the last date of filling of RAS Application form and they must graduate before the RAS Mains Exam.
  • There is no requirement of minimum percentage in the graduation exam.
RAS Exam Eligibility : Age Limit
  • The minimum age for the RAS Exam is 21 Year for all categories.
  • However, the maximum age limit is different for all the categories according to the Rajasthan government policies and norms. For the general category, the maximum age is 40 Years on first January of that year.
  • The non gazetted officer must have completed 25 years of age but do not exceed 45 years on first January of that year.
  • However, the government gives the Age relaxation in upper limit of age to various category.
    CATEGORY Age relaxation
    SC/ST/OBC/SBC (Male) 5 Years
    SC/ST/OBC/SBC (Female) 10 Years
    SC/ST/OBC/SBC (Female) 10 Years
    General (Female) 5 Years
    Widow and Divorced (Women) No Age Limit
    General PWD 10 Years
    OBC/BC PWD 13 Years
    SC/ST PWD 15 Years
RAS Exam Eligibility : No of Attempts
  • There is no limit in respect of No of Attempts in RAS Exams provided the candidate is within the Age limit.
RAS Exam Eligibility : Other Eligibility
  • Candidate should be a Citizen of India.
  • Candidate from other states can give this Exam. But any candidate from SC/SC/OBC or any reserved category form other state would be considered as the General Candidate.
  • The Age Relaxation is Non Cumulative in nature means a candidate can take advantage of age relaxation in only one category. He can’t combine two category like SC/ST & PWD both.
  • If the exam notification is not released previous years, the Govt may give the relaxation in maximum age limit.
RAS Exam Eligibility Criteria
RAS Exam Eligibility Criteria
Important Links

About RAS – A Complete Information Guide
Eligibility for RAS Exam : Educational Qualification, Age Limit, No of Attempts etc
RAS Exam Pattern : Pre, Mains and Interview
RAS Syllabus – A brief Analysis

Reference Websites / Articles / Books

Website of Rajasthan Service Public Commission


  1. RAS exam हेतु राजपत्रित (gazetted) अधिकारी के लिए maximum age limit कितनी है।

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