UPSC CMS 2025 Application Form, Exam Dates, Eligibility, etc.

Union Public Service Commission releases notification for the recruitment of medical officers through the Combined Medical Services. The examination is conducted once every year and get recruited as medical officers to get medical officer jobs in various medical institutes. In this article, we will discuss UPSC CMS 2025 Application Form, Exam Dates, Eligibility, etc.

UPSC CMS Important Dates 2025

Release of the NotificationApril 2023
Availability of application formApril 2023
Last day to fill out the application formApril 2023
Admit cardJune 2023
Computer-Based Exam DateJuly 2023
Result of CBEAugust 2023

Various Positions for which UPSC CMS Recruitment

The following are the positions for which UPSC CMS recruitment is conducted-

  • Category I: Junior Scale Posts in Central Health Services
  • Category II: Assistant Divisional Medical Officer in the Railways
  • Category II: General Duty Medical Officer in New Delhi Municipal Council
  • Category II: General Duty Medical Gr.-II in East Delhi Municipal Corporation, North Delhi Municipal Corporation, and South Delhi Municipal Corporation

UPSC CMS Eligibility

The following are the eligibility criteria for the UPSC CMS entrance examination-

  • The candidate must be a citizen of India or Bhutan, Nepal, and a Tibetan Refugee who came before 1962
  • The candidates must hold an MBBS degree from a recognized university
  • The maximum age of the candidates must be 32 years of age, there are provisions to provide relaxation to the candidates belonging to the reserved category candidates

Relaxation is Offered to the Reserved category candidates

CategoryAge Relaxation
OBC candidates3 years
SC/ST candidates5 years
Defense Services personnel who are disabled3 years
ECOs/SSCOs (5 years)5 years
Candidates who are domiciled in Jammu & Kashmir from January 1, 1980, to December 31, 19895 years
Physically disabled candidates10 years
Ex-servicemen including ECOs, Commissioned Officers and SSCOs5 years

UPSC CMS Application form 2025

The following are the step to follow to apply for the UPSC CMS application form-

  • Visit the UPSC Portal and navigate to the examination tab followed by clicking on the active examination
  • Now, you’ll have to select from the list of UPSC CMS examinations a
  • After that, you’ll be redirected to a new page where you’ll have to get yourself registered using your email, phone number, etc.
  • After successful registration, you’ll have to login to your account using your login credentials
  • After logging in, fill out the application form with details like name, address, education qualification, etc.
  • Now, upload the necessary documents required followed by clicking on the pay button
  • You can pay for the application form using your credit/debit card, net banking, UPI, etc.
  • Make sure to take a printout of the application form and payment receipt for the future use

Documents Required for the UPSC CMS Application form

The following are the documents required for the UPSC CMS application form-

  • Scanned passport-size photograph
  • Scanned signature
  • Scanned left-hand thumb impression
  • Class 10th/12th passing certificate/mark sheet
  • Signed declaration

UPSC CMS Application Fee

The following are the application fee for the UPSC CMS entrance examination-

CategoryApplication Fee
SC/ST/PH//femaleExempted from fee payment

UPSC CMS Examination Pattern

The following are the examination pattern for the UPSC CMS entrance examination-

Paper 1 (Written exam)

SubjectNumber of Question
General Medicine96

Paper 2 (Written exam)

SubjectNumber of Questions
Gynaecology & Obstetrics40
Preventive & Social Medicine40

UPSC CMS Syllabus

The following is the syllabus for the UPSC CMS entrance examination-

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 consists – 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 managing, and
  • National programs related to child health


  • Wounds
  • Infections
  • Tumors
  • 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


  • Ante-natal conditions
  • Intra-natal conditions
  • Post-natal conditions
  • Management of normal labor or complicated labor


  • 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 and 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

UPSC CMS Admit Card 2025

The admit card for the UPSC CMS is not yet released, we will update the admit card once the UPSC releases the admit card date for the UPSC CMS 2025.

UPSC CMS Result 2025

The result for the UPSC CMS is not yet released, we will update the admit card once the UPSC releases the result date for the UPSC CMS 2025.

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