Indian Information Service (IIS) is one of the main civil services. The Indian Information Service is an important career choice and offers attractive positions, career growth and remuneration.


Indian Information Service deals with the transmissions of the Government media channels such as Doordarshan and Prasar Bharati. It functions under the Ministry of Information. Its role primarily is a under:-

  • Functioning and management of government owned broadcasting and advertising agencies like ALL India Radio, Doordarshan and DAVP.
  • Handling of press and public relations for the Central Ministries and Defence Forces

Procedure to Join

Aspirants can join for the Indian Information Service mentioned above by applying for the Civil Services Examination on the UPSC website on advertisement of vacancies. To check the eligibility conditions, syllabus and pattern of the Civil Services Examination please click here.

There are three stages of the examination:-

  • Preliminary Examination
  • Main Examination
  • Interview

You need to clear each stage to be eligible for next stage.

Career Prospects

It offers good Career graph prospects almost at par with other services.

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