The KAS Examination is a Civil Services Examination. It is a statewide competitive examination in Karnataka conducted by the Karnataka State Public Service Commission (KPSC) for recruitment to Group A and B posts in various departments of the Government of Karnataka, including the Karnataka Administrative Service and Karnataka State Police Service.
Any Indian who is a graduate, above 21 years of age and below 35 years of age (with upper age relaxation for some sections) is eligible. Every eligible candidate gets 5 attempts with additional attempts for some. Here, it is important to determine if you are eligible for certain relaxations early on as one has to consider horizontal reservations and not just vertical reservations.