The Union Public Service Commission, New Delhi, has invited applications for the preliminary examination of the Civil Services Examination to be held on May 26. Graduates in any discipline or those who have appeared for the final degree examination and waiting for results may apply. Last date: April 4;

Christian Medical College, Vellore, has invited applications for its entrance examination to be held on May 17 for admission to MBBS, B.Sc. Nursing and allied health sciences courses. Last date: April 2; http:// admissions.