Guidelines to Fill Detailed Application Form
Qualified Candidates in written part of the
Examinations/Preliminary Examinations are required to fill the Online DAF
Aspirants are advised to read properly Rules of the Examinations before
which include conditions of eligibility etc. as published by UPSC (DAF) for
Candidates must fill up and submit Online Detailed Application Form by
using the website www.upsc.gov.in.
Candidates should ensure that all columns should be filled in correctly.
No correspondence will be entertained by the Commission from candidates to
change any of the entries made in the online Detailed Application Form.
Online DAF has SIX modules, namely:
Aspirants have to first get themselves registered before filling up the
Online Detailed Application Form (DAF) at the website www.upsc.gov.in.
You can register by clicking
on the link given below the “login” button.
On the registration page, Name (as on certificates),
Roll Number (in six digit format) and
Date of Birth (as on certificates) and one valid e-mail address are to be provided.
Please notes that All the fields are compulsory of the
You must ensure that you provide an active e-mail address in the e-mail address field
because your login details will be
sent to that e-mail addresses provided by you.
After clicking the submission button, you will get a message
on screen, clearly mentioning the name and e-mail that you have been
registered and a password will be sent to your e-mail address. After this,
you will be required to go back to the website
(http://www.upsc.gov.in) and log in again with your six digit Roll
Number along with the password.
NOTE: Aspirants are required to fill all the modules completely before finally
submitting the Form ONLINE, using the Final Submission Module.
Remember that you should save each module after completing the same. However,
candidates will have the option to make changes in any module before final
submission of DAF. No change will be
possible Online after final submission.
You are required to upload scanned copies of documents like:
Please note that some fields namely Candidate's name,
Date of Birth, Father's name, Mother's name, email address, Physically
Challenged category, Disability percentage etc. have been pre-populated
using the information provided by the candidate at the time of filling up
the earlier Online Application Form for writing the Written
Examination/Preliminary Written Examination. Such fields cannot be changed
by the candidate.
However, if a Candidate notes any error / discrepancy in
these fields, he may make a separate detailed representation to the
Commission including all relevant documents, in support of his claim. The
Commission will decide each such case on merit and its decision in such
cases shall be final.