CSS Eligibility Criteria

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CSS Eligibility Criteria

CSS Eligibility Criteria

There are multiple things that calculate Eligibility Criteria for CSS Exams, and CSS Jobs.

Age Limits

  • Minimum Age 21 Years
  • Maximum Age 30 Years

2 Years of Age Relaxation is given to Desired Candidates who are:

  • Disabled Persons
  • The Applying Candidates belong to Tribe
  • Permanent Address of Azad & Jammu Kashmir & Gilgit Baltistan
  • Candidates of Scheduled Cast, Buddhist Community
  • The Government Employees who are part of the Pakistan Army, Pakistan Navy, Pakistan Air Force, Government Contractual Employees, and Semi-Govt Employees.


A Citizen of Pakistan, Azad & Jammu Kashmir. The Applying Candidate who married a person that did not Pakistani National Holders will not be eligible for CSS Exams. But with the Prior Permission from Govt of Pakistan may be regarded for Appointment Against CSS Vacant Posts.


At Least 2nd Class Bachelor Degree or C Class Degree from Pakistani University, Or A Foreign University, Recognized by the Higher Education Commission (HEC). Also, Note that If you are Third Division in Your Bachelor Degree Exam, then you must be in First Division in your Master’s Degree If you want to apply For Exams of CSS.


If you are applying on quotas related to Provincial/Regions, then you should have A Domicile from them.

CSS Admission Fees

If you are going to appear in CSS/FPSC Exam, then you should pay Rs 2200 via FPSC Challan Form to the Nearest National Bank of Pakistan or Govt National Banks before the Last date Under the Account Head “CO2101-Organs of State Exam Fees.


Who Cannot Apply For CSS?

To Appear in The CSS Exam, The candidate’s Age must be 21 to 30 years. However, The Age Limit may be relaxed by Federal Govt in some Terms & Conditions.

Is CSS Done After FSC?

There are many professions, you can choose after your Intermediate Degree, FSC Pre-Medical, Pre-Engineering. But If you want to appear in CSS Exam, you cant appear before Passing your Bachelor’s degree with a 2nd Class Degree. For More Information, You can read this About CSS Eligibility Criteria because we cover everything about it.

What is the Passing Criteria of CSS?

For Passing CSS Written Exams, you should have 44% Marks in Compulsory, and 33% Marks in Optional Subjects to Qualified for the Next Phase of CSS.

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