The Indian Railway Accounts Service (IRAS) is a Civil Service or competitive exam in India, conducted by Union Public Service Commission. The exam is held for the recruitment of Indian Railway Accounts Service in India.
The Indian Railway Accounts Service (IRAS) is a Group 'A' Central Service of the Government of India. The officers of this service are responsible for the Accounts and Finance Management of the Indian Railways.
The recruitment to the cadre is done through the Civil Services Examination which is conducted by Union Public Service Commission of India every year.
The nationality of a candidate must be either of the following:
Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam
A candidate must have attained the age of 21 years and must not have attained the age of 32 years on the 1st of August, 2015.
The upper age limit prescribed above is relaxable for the following candidates:
The number of attempts restriction, effective from the examination held in 1984 is as follows: