UPSC Civil Service 2021 Exam Dates have been announced by the Union Public Service Commission. Only those applicants who passed the Prelims exam would be eligible to take the final exam. Candidates can check upsc.gov.in for more information on UPSC Mains 2021.
Candidates should note that the exam will be divided into two sessions. From 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., the first session will take place and from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m., the afternoon session will be held. The direct link for UPSC Civil Service (Mains) exam timetable 2021 is available below for candidates.
The UPSC Civil Services Mains Exam 2021 will take place in accordance with COVID-19 guidelines, which include wearing masks, maintaining social distance, using hand sanitiser, and other precautions. Candidates should remember to bring their Admit Card and Personal ID to the examination hall when taking the exam. The UPSC Civil Services Mains Exam will begin from January 7, 2022, and will end on January 16, 2022.
UPSC Civil Services Mains Exam Time Table 2021
|Date||Forenoon Session||Afternoon Session|
|January 7, 2022|
|January 8, 2022|
Paper-II General Studies I
|Paper-III General Studies II|
|January 9, 2022||Paper-IV General Studies III||Paper-V General Studies IV|
|January 15, 2022||Paper-A Indian Language||Paper-B English|
|January 16, 2022||Paper-VI Optional Subject-Paper I||Paper-VII Optional Subject-Paper 2|
The complete schedule is also available on the UPSC official website for the candidates. Essay, General Studies, and other descriptive subjects would be included in the main exam. The Main Exam would consist of up to nine papers. The language paper will have papers in Hindi, Bengali, Assamese, Bodo, Dogri, Gujarati, Kannada, Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu, Konkani, Kashmiri, Maithili, Manipuri, Marathi, Nepali, Punjabi, Odia, Sanskrit, Sindhi (Devanagari/Arabic Script), Santhali (Devanagari/Olchiki Script), Urdu from which candidates will have to appear for one.