The candidate must have a bachelor degree in any stream from a recognized university must have secured a minimum of 50% marks in the same.
The candidates belonging to SC/ST categories should have an aggregate of 45% to be able to be eligible for the examination.
The final year students are also eligible
Except for Non-subsidized, serving or retired defence personnel, the maximum age limit is 26 years for male and 28 years for female candidates (29 years in case of SC/ST candidates both for male and female) as on 1st July 2016.
The Vice Chancellor has the power to permit the age relaxation for reason to be recorded in writing up to a maximum of three months.
This age bar is not applicable in case of Non-subsidized students, defence personnel, State/ Government of India nominees.