The civil services examination comprises two successive stages (i) Civil Services (Preliminary) Examinations (Objective Type) for the selection of candidates for Main Examination; and (ii) Civil services (Main) Examination (Written and Interview) for the selection of candidates for the various services and posts.The Preliminary Examination


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Terms and Condition for Registering on Site

  • Only one account per person is permitted
  • When registering, a valid email address has to be used. Disposable email addresses are not permitted. If found, we will remove the account in question
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  • NO SPAM – NO ADVERTISING  Posting and making excessive, inappropriate and unnecessary references to your products and websites is self promotion. This is not the place to settle a commercial disagreement for custom development or to be a \’wall of shame\’. Any posts deemed to be of this nature will be removed. Settle your disputes in private please. If you feel a post violates any of these rules, or you need to bring it to the attention of a moderator (move threads/close/split), please use the ‘report this post’ link to notify the moderators. These forums are centered on CIVIL SERVICES, BANK P.O.,SSC and other Competitive Exams. They are not a place to promote ideological, religious, or political matters. All such discussions will be deleted/closed. Failure to abide by these rules may result in an editing, negative moderation or deletion of your post. We reserve the right to ban abusers from the site. We reserve the right to change these rules at any time.

Regulations for Students (Classroom Courses)

  • Receipt for Payment: Please demand a valid computerized receipt for every payment made. CAAS is not responsible for any payment made without proper receipt.
  • Identity Card: You will get your Identity Card within seven days of admission. This card will serve the purpose of identity and record of study material issued by Centre. The Student will have to carry this card with him/her to the class. It is to be produced on demand by the faculty/admin, failing which the student may be asked to leave the class.
  • Card Lost : If Identity Card is lost , the student will have to pay a fine of Rs 100/- for issuance of a duplicate Card.
  • Study Material : No material will be issued unless identity card is produced. Study Material Booklets will be issued at the centre only on Saturday & Sunday between 10 A.M. to 5 P.M.. If any additional material, classroom exercise or test papers distributed in the class and the student missed that class, material will not be issued to the student subsequently.
  • Discipline: Student should come before the specified time for the class. The Faculty Member may not allow the students coming late. Use of Mobile phones is not allowed in classroom. Any student indulging in any kind of indiscipline or obstructing the progress of the class will be asked to leave the classroom/premises. If any student indulges in activities that are against the interests of the class, the student’s enrollment will be cancelled and no fees will be refunded.

CAAS Academy Private Limited (CAAS), the owner of , is committed to protecting your right to privacy and it is our policy to respect the privacy of private communication. The information you provide to us will be held on our own servers or on third party servers contracted by CAAS. These may be based in India or abroad. In some cases, information may be stored in a country other than the one you access the site from. The database is stored on servers secured behind a firewall; access to the servers is password-protected and is strictly limited. However, as effective as our security measures are, no security system is impenetrable. We cannot guarantee the security of our database, nor can we guarantee that information you supply will not be intercepted while being transmitted to us over the Internet. We collect information about our customers in order to help us continually improve the service we offer and so that we can enter into commercial arrangements, including the sale of advertising space.

This Privacy Policy only relates to websites of CAAS and does not extend to your use of the Internet outside of these websites.

We may change our privacy policy from time to time to incorporate necessary future changes. Of course, our use of any information we gather will always be consistent with the policy under which the information was collected, regardless of what the new policy may be.

What data do we collect? We collect personal data which you voluntarily agree to share with us and certify it as being accurate during the registration / enrolment or enquiry process. This data includes (but may not be restricted to):

  • Name (including first and last name)
  • Email address
  • Mobile phone number
  • Postal address
  • Demographic information (like your age, gender, occupation, professional experience, education, etc.)
  • Financial information (like account or credit card numbers)
  • Opinions of features on our websites.
  • We may receive and collect certain anonymous information in standard usage logs through our Web server. This information may include the IP address assigned to the computer you use while accessing CAAS sites.
  • We may combine personal information collected from you with other information from data available with us to provide a better overall experience, including customizing content for you .
  • If you use forum or chat room on this site, you should be aware that any personally identifiable information you submit there can be read, collected, or used by other users of these forums, and could be used to send you unsolicited messages. We are not responsible for the personally identifiable information you choose to submit in these forums.

We are the sole owners of your information collected by us at several different points on our Website.

What do we do with the information we collect?

  • We may use personal information about you to build up a profile of your performance(s), preferences and to track your progress over the duration of the programme for which you have enrolled with us.
  • We may use personal information to provide the services you\’ve requested, including services that display customized content and advertising.
  • We use this information for billing purposes and to fill your orders. If we have trouble processing an order, we will use this information to contact you.
  • We may also use personal information for auditing, research and analysis to operate and improve our products and services.
  • We will not sell your personal information to any third party for commercial gains. However, we may, at times, mail promotional material that we believe will be of relevance to you .
  • We may share information with third parties in limited circumstances, including when complying with legal process, preventing fraud or imminent harm, and ensuring the security of our network and services.
  • For any doubts/clarifications or additional information that you may require,please contact us at [email protected]

For all products that are bought and/or paid for on this site, the following policy is applicable for refund of the fee that you pay for the product/service.

  • This refund policy is applicable ONLY for products/services purchased online on NOT for any classroom programmes or correspondence courses or test series or web-based products for which the fee payment has been made at any office of CAAS Academy. You can request for a refund of any fees paid by you subject to the following:
  • For products/services that require us to despatch course ware to you, communication of your confirmed intent to cancel your subscription must reach us before the first set of course ware is despatched from us.
  • For products/services that only offer on-line access, communication of your intent to cancel must reach us before your first use of or access to the said product/service.
  • For products that involve tests to be taken by you (whether online tests or offline tests),communication of your confirmed intent to cancel your subscription must reach us before you take even one such test or before you collect from us the first test paper or before the first test paper is despatched by us to you.
  • In all cases where you make a refund request, the request has to come to us in the form of an email sent by you from the SAME email address which was submitted by you to us at the time of registration for the product/service

If your refund request satisfies the above terms, the amount (after deduction of all applicable taxes and levies) would be refunded after deducting an administrative charge of Rs.150/- or 10% of the order value, whichever is higher.

  • If the amount for the product/service was originally paid by you through Credit Card/Debit Card/Net Banking, the refund amount would be debited back to the account that was used to make the original purchase. If the amount for the product/service was originally paid by you in the form of a Demand Draft or a payable-at-par cheque, the refund amount would be sent to you in the form of a Demand Draft or payable-at-par cheque made in the name of the person registering for the product/service and sent to the address given by you to us at the time of registration for the product/service.
  • If such communication is received by us after the first set of material has been despatched(for products, services that require us to despatch material to you) or if you have accessed any part of the services on-line(for products /services that only offer on-line access), no refund would be allowed.

All communication in this regard should be addressed to [email protected] The processing will normally take seven working days and the amount(s) will be refunded within 30 working days after that.