The admit card is the important document required for entry into the examination hall. The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) will release the admit card at least 3 weeks before the exam date. The registered candidates can download the admit card only from the official website.
IAS Prelims examination will be held on May 31, 2020, whereas the Mains examination will be held from September 18. The exam will be held for 5 days. Aspirants can download the Civil Services e-admit card by logging on to the below link.
Candidates shall be issued an e-Admission Certificate 3 weeks before the date of examination. Admit Card for Civil Services Main Exam and Preliminary Exams is made available on the official website, i.e. www.upsc.gov.in
Candidates who have successfully submitted the online application along with a fee can download the UPSC admit card from the above website.
|Exam||Civil Services Examination|
|Conducted by||Union Public Service Commission|
|Admit card mode||Online|
|Details required to download||Registration ID/ Roll number|
|Availability||4 weeks before exam|
|Admit card Preliminary date||April 30, 2020 (tentative)|
|Preliminary exam date||May 31, 2020|
|Admit card Main date||September 1, 2020 (tentative)|
Most of the candidates know how important an admit card is in the competitive entrance examinations such as Civil Services. Aspirants who qualify in Civil Services Preliminary are allowed to appear for the Main exam, which will be held in September. The UPSC will release Civil Services Main exam admit card at least a couple of weeks before the examination.
In Civil Services 2020, over 11,000 candidates are expected to appear for the Main Exam. This descriptive (conventional) exam will be held from September 18 for five days. Candidates who obtain a minimum cut-off score in Main Exam will be called for the next phase of the selection process, i.e., Interview. Here, we have listed simple steps to access IAS Main exam admit card 2020.
Link to download UPSC Admit card: https://upsconline.nic.in/eadmitcard/
On the UPSC admit card, there are two important instructions. Candidates should know the two important instructions printed on the UPSC admit card prior to release.
After downloading the UPSC admit card, candidates need to check all the details whether they are printed correctly or not. The most important details to check on the UPSC admit card are listed below.
Note 1: No Admission Certificate will be sent by post.
Note 2: Check the e-Admit Card carefully and bring discrepancies, if any, to the notice of UPSC immediately.
Note 3: Bring this e-Admit Card in each session to secure admission to Examination Hall. e-Admit Card may be preserved till the declaration of written result as its production before Service Selection Boards is necessary.
Note 4: You are responsible for the safe custody of the e-Admit Card and in the event of any other person using this e-Admit Card, the onus lies on you to prove that you have not used the service of an impersonator.
Note 5: If you appear at a centre / sub-centre other than the one indicated by the Commission in your e-Admit Card, your answer scripts will not be evaluated and your candidature is liable to be cancelled.
Note 6: Candidates who do not have clear photographs on the e-admit card/signatures on the Scannable Attendance Lists will have to bring a photo identity proof viz. Aadhar Card, Driving Licence, Passport, Voter I Card etc. and three passport size photographs one for each session for appearing in the examination with an undertaking.
The Civil Service's aspirants should download their admit card on the Commission's website. Candidates are advised to make a note of below points to avoid any technical issues while downloading the UPSC e-admit card.
In case of any guidance/information/clarification regarding candidates applications, candidature etc., candidates can contact UPSC’s Facilitation Counter near Gate ‘C’ of its campus in person or over Telephone Nos. 011 ‐ 23385271 / 23381125 / 23098543 on working days between 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM.
The Commission also has Website at address, i.e. www.upsc.gov.in over which the candidates can obtain details of the examination as well as information about registration of their applications, venue of the examination and results etc.