Updated On : 10 Dec, 2022


The Union Public Service Commission has released a Detailed Application Form-II (DAF-II) for the Civil Services (Main) Examination, 2022. Those who have qualified Civil Services (Main) Examination for the Personality Test must complete the Detailed Application Form (DAF)-II between December 8th and December 14th (till 06:00 pm), 2022. Requests for extending the submission date or any other mode of submission will not be accepted by the commission in any condition. 

The candidates must apply online through the Commission’s website ( by filling out the Detailed Application Form - II (DAF – II) and uploading the scanned copies of the required document within the prescribed time limit.

The candidates must carry their Photo ID Proof submitted by them while applying for the Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination, 2022 to the Commission for the Personality Test along with the e-summon letter in support of their identity. The Roll No. of the candidate for the DAF-II will be the same as the Roll Number given to him/ her for the Preliminary Examination.

Candidates are advised to read the instructions carefully as no correspondence will be entertained by the commission from candidates to change any of the entries made in DAF–II. They should, therefore, take special care to fill up the application form correctly. No field of the application form should be left blank. 

The online submission of the DAF-II along with uploaded requisite documents/certificates will be acknowledged electronically by sending an email by the Commission. If the DAF-II be incomplete or has not been submitted within the prescribed time limit or is incorrectly filled in or gives wrong code numbers in any of the columns is liable to be rejected.

Those who have been qualify for the Personality Test/Interview on the basis of the Result of Civil Services (Main) Examination, 2022 are required to submit their Order of Preferences for Zone(s)/State(s) Cadre (for IAS/IPS) through online Detailed Application Form - II. This DAF-II is made available to the qualified candidates of the written examination of the Civil Services (Main) Examination, 2022.  

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Note: Candidates should be aware that they will not be permitted to change the language medium of the Interview for Personality Test that they have indicated in their Detailed Application Form - I for the Main Examination under any circumstances.

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