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IAS Full Form - Indian Administrative Service

The Indian Administrative Service is popularly referred to as the IAS and was formally constituted in 1947. It is the premier service in India and offers an attractive and challenging career. There is fame and glamour also associated with this service for those who excell in their career as a diplomat. Even though most people think being the District Magistrate or Collector is the most powerful and glamorous post, an IAS holds power at all levels of his/her job. IAS is the service that places the officer right at the top of any government organization. If you are a determined person you can change a lot of things as an IAS officer.

Full form of I A S and other services

Short Form Full Form
IAS Indian Administrative Service
IFS Indian Foreign Service
IPS Indian Police Service
IP & TAFS Indian P & T Accounts & Finance Service
IA & AS Indian Audit and Accounts Service
IRS (C & IT) Indian Revenue Service (Customs & Indirect Taxes)
IDAS Indian Defence Accounts Service
IRS Indian Revenue Service (I.T.)
IOFS Indian Ordnance Factories Service (Assistant Works Manager, Administration)
IPoS Indian Postal Service
ICAS Indian Civil Accounts Service
IRTS Indian Railway Traffic Service
IRAS Indian Railway Accounts Service
IRPS Indian Railway Personnel Service
IRPFS Indian Railway Protection Force Service
IDES Indian Defence Estates Service
IIS Indian Information Service (Junior Grade)
ITS Indian Trade Service, Group 'A' (Gr. III)
ICLS Indian Corporate Law Service
AFHQCS Armed Forces Headquarters Civil Service (Section Officer's Grade)
DANICS Delhi, Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Lakshadweep, Daman & Diu and Dadra & Nagar Haveli Civil Service
DANIPS Delhi, Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Lakshadweep, Daman & Diu and Dadra & Nagar Haveli Police Service
PONDICS Pondicherry Civil Service
IFoS Indian Forest Service