The Civil Services of India is classified into two types:

  1. All India Services
  2. Central Civil Services (Group A)

All India Civil Services (AIS)

  • Indian Administrative Service (IAS)
  • Indian Forest Service (IFS)
  • Indian Police Service (IPS)

Central Civil Services (CCS) - Group A

  • Indian P & T Accounts & Finance Service
  • Indian Audit and Accounts Service
  • Indian Revenue Service (Customs and Central Excise)
  • Indian Defence Accounts Service
  • Indian Revenue Service (I.T.)
  • Indian Ordnance Factories Service
  • Indian Postal Service
  • Indian Civil Accounts Service
  • Indian Railway Service
  • Indian Defence Estates Service
  • Indian Information Service
  • Indian Trade Service
  • Indian Corporate Law Service