Full form of SSC, IFS, IAS, IPS, PSC, UPSC

Check the full form of all the exams like SSC, IFS, IAS, IPS, PSC, UPSC and get the idea about the exam like what it stands for and what will be the post through these exams.

One of the most wanted jobs in India are: SSC, IFS, IAS, IPS, PCS, UPSC. Almost every student dream of become join one of the service mentioned above as they are highly coveted and respected jobs in India. They pay handsome salary and perks to young and bright candidates who aspire to serve the nation. Many a times, in competitive exams, the full form of these services are asked and that is why in this space we will be covering the full form of  SSC, IFS, IAS, IPS, PCS, and UPSC exams. We will also be providing you some basic information related to each of these services so that you are well-equipped with the right knowledge.

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Full form of SSC
The full form of the SSC is the Staff Selection Commission. SSC Exams Conducted to recruit employes to various posts in ministries, departments, and organizations of the Government of India. SSC Exams are conducted to recruit Staff in Group ‘B’ and Group ‘C’ Posts. Exams Conducted by SSC are SSC CGL, SSC CHSL, SSC JE, SSC JHT, SSC GD Constable, SSC CPO, SSC Stenographer, SSC Selection posts, SSC MTS, and SSC Scientific Assistant).
Jobs come under SSC are as follows:-
  • Assistants
  • Customs Examiner
  • Multi-tasking Staff
  • Junior Clerks
  • Income Tax Inspectors
  • Sub-Inspectors in Narcotics and more.
Full Form of IFS
IFS Exam is conducted to recruit in the forestry services of India. It is one of the All India Services Exam conducted by UPSC. IFS services are placed under various State cadres and joint cadres They have to serve both State and Central Governments. The main Purpose of IFS service is the implementation of the National Forest Policy that make sure the environmental stability and maintenance of environmental balance. All top authorities in the state forest department are the IFS officers.
To become an Indian Forest Service officer, Candidates have to appear for the examination conducted by UPSC. The IFS selection procedure consists of three stages – preliminary, mains, and personality test.
Full Form of IPS
The full form of IPS is the Indian Police Service. It is also one of the All India Services exam conducted by UPSC. The body controlling authority for the IPS is the Ministry of Home Affairs. The IPS was established in the year 1948. IPS officers serve states as well as center both.
IPS services are divided into various departments like Crime Branch, Criminal Investigation Department (CID), Home Guards, Traffic Bureau. To become an IPS officer you have to go through the UPSC Exam. The selection process for the IPS includes the preliminary, main examination and an interview/personality test
Full Form of UPSC
Full form of UPSC is Union Public Service Commision.Union Public Services Comission will be conducted in two stages which are Preliminary and Main Examinations followed by an interview. Civil Services Examination and one of the toughest competitive exams in India. UPSC was founded in January 26, 1950 (as Indian Administrative Service).
UPSC Exam Highlights
Civil Services Examination
Exam Level 
Organisisng Body
Union Public Service Commission (UPSC)
Exam Type 
Offline (Pen and pencil mode)
No of Services
No of Attempts
Official Website
Full Form of PSC
PSC stands for Public Service Commission. The Constitution has the power to remove or appointment of the members. PSC exam conducted to recruit people for various posts of respective states. PCS exams are conducted by states. States have their exam portal where students can apply for the exam. It is set up in every state to conduct examinations for the recruitment of state services and to advise the governor on disciplinary matters.
List of Public Service Commissions in India
  • Union Public Service Commission
  • Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission
  • Arunachal Pradesh Public Service Commission
  • Assam Public Service Commission
  • Bihar Public Service Commission
  • Chhattisgarh Public Service Commission
  • Goa Public Service Commission
  • Gujarat Public Service Commission
  • Haryana Public Service Commission
  • Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission
  • Jammu & Kashmir Public Service Commission
  • Jharkhand Public Service Commission
  • Karnataka Public Service Commission
  • Kerala Public Service Commission
  • Madhya Pradesh Public Service Commission
  • Maharashtra Public Service Commission
  • Manipur Public Service Commission
  • Meghalaya Public Service Commission
  • Mizoram Public Service Commission
  • Nagaland Public Service Commission
  • Odisha Public Service Commission
  • Public Service Commission, West Bengal
  • Punjab Public Service Commission
  • Rajasthan Public Service Commission
  • Sikkim Public Service Commission
  • Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission
  • Telangana State Public Service Commission
  • Tripura Public Service Commission
  • Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission
  • Uttarakhand Public Service Commission
Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission (UPPSC)
The UPPSC Exam conducted to recruit Uttar Pradesh State government Officials. These officers get their posting in various departments such as land records, land revenue, general administration. The UPPSC Exam is conducted in three stages students have to clear all the stages to qualify in the exam. Different posts have different educational qualifications.
UPPSC Exam Highlights
Exam Name
Uttar Pradesh Combined/Upper Subordinate Exam(UPPCS)
Exam Level
State Level
Exam Mode
English and Hindi
No. of Test Cities
Across the state
Official Website
Bihar Public Service Commission (BPSC)
BPSC is the one the state Level Civil Services Exam, The Posts that come under BPSC Exam are Sub Divisional Officer, Rural Development Officer, District Sanapark Officer etc. Bihar Public Service commission is constitutionally incorporated to assist the Bihar State Government in matters of recruitment, transfer, and disciplinary matters, of public service in the state.Like, other State Service Commission and UPSC, BPSC also conduct the Combined Competitive BPSC Exam in three stages.
BPSC Exam Highlights
Exam Name
Bihar Public Service Commission (BPSC)
Exam Level
State Level
Exam Mode
English and Hindi
No. of Test Cities
Across the state
Official Website
Haryana Public Service Commission (HPSC)
Haryana Public Service Commission(HPSC) conducts the Haryana Civil Service (HCS) exam to recruit the candidates for various state government services. HPSC is conducted in offiline mood. Exam is conducted in three stages.
HCS exam is conducted for the following services:
  • Haryana Civil Service (Executive Branch)
  • Deputy Superintendent of Police(D.S.P.)
  • Excise and Taxation Officer
  • District Food and Supplies Controller
  • ‘A’ Class Tehsildar
  • Assistant Registrar Cooperative Societies
  • Assistant Excise & Taxation Officer
  • Block Development & Panchayat Officer
  • Traffic Manager
  • District Food & Supplies Officer
  • Assistant Employment Officer
Official website to apply for these posts http://hpsc.gov.in/en-us/.
Full-Form of CDSE
Full form of CDSE is Combined Defense Services Examination, This exam is conducted to recruit people in the Indian Military Academy, Indian Naval Academy, Indian Air Force Academy and the Officers Training Academy. CDS Exam is conducted twice a year by UPSC. This exam is especially for those you want to serve the nation by joining defense. The selection of the candidates based on the written examination followed by an interview. The Mode of Examination is offline that is Pen and pencil paper. Only unmarried candidates can apply for this exam.
Full-Form of NDA
The full form of NDA is National Defense Academy Examination. This exam is also conducted by the UPSC, NDA Exam is conducted twice a year to recruit people who want to come in defense and serve the nation. Educational Qualification is different for different posts.
Full-Form of ACP
Full-Form of ACP is Assistant Commissioner of Police. It is one of the higher ranks in Indian Police services. ACP and DCP both work at the same rank in the police. They have 3 stars in their uniforms. The minimum qualification applies to these posts is Graduation. The posts of ACP are filled up by IPS.
Full-Form of DSP 
Full-Form of DSP is Deputy superintendent of police, DSP post is above assistant superintendent post and below superintendent post.DSP Post is the same as Assistant Commissioner of Police and could be promoted to IPS after a few years of service. To become a DSP officer you have to appear for the State Public Service Commission.

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