National Civil Service Examination
The National Civil Service Examination is an admission examination organized to fulfill junior civil servant posts. Introduced in the 1990s, China’s national civil service examination is conducted at both central and local level, and is composed of an interview test and written tests on the subject of civil service and another subject of specialization. Test takers are recruited based on merit. This examination serves as a strict vetting process open to all and provides a fair leveling ground.