What was the recommendation of the Aitchison Commission 1886 with regards to civil services?

The Aitchison Commission of 1886 made the following recommendations with regards to civil service:

  • The maximum age of entry in Civil Service was fixed at 23
  • Statutory Civil Services was to be abolished
  • Simultaneous examinations in England and India were to be stopped,
  • Certain percentage of posts in the imperial civil service should be filled by promotion of the members of provincial civil service.

For further reading check the following articles:

Related Links

What is the Lee Commission?

Who first introduced Civil Service in India?

100 Must-Know Facts about IVC for UPSC


NCERT Notes: Arts of the Indus Valley

NCERT notes for History (Modern, Medieval, Ancient), Art and Culture, and Geography

IAS Exam

UPSC Syllabus

UPSC 2022

IAS Toppers

Leave a Comment

Your Mobile number and Email id will not be published. Required fields are marked *