IAS Exam

Indian Administrative Service Exam

UPSC IAS Exam Important Dates

UPSC IAS 2018:

The UPSC is conducting the civil services exam for the academic year 2018 and the exact dates according to the UPSC calendar are:

Title Date
IAS Civil Services Date of Notification 07-02-2018
Start of Online Registration 07-02-2018
End of Online Submission (Till 6:00 PM) 06-03-2018
Admit Card (Preliminary Examination) 07-05-2018
Date of Civil Services Preliminary Examination 03-06-2018
Result of Preliminary Examination 14-07-2018
Admit Card (Main Examination) 11-09-2018
Date of IAS Civil Services Main Examination  28-09-2018, 29-09-2018, 30-09-2018, 06-10-2018, 07-10-2018

Time Table For Civil Services (Main) Examination 2018:

Date/Day Forenoon Session (9:00 AM to 12:00 PM) Afternoon Session (2:00 PM to 5:00 PM)
28-09-2018 (Friday) Paper-I

(Essay)
No Paper
29-09-2018 (Saturday)

Paper-II

(General Studies-I)

Paper-III

(General Studies-II)

30-09-2018 (Sunday)

Paper-IV

(General Studies-III)

Paper-V

(General Studies-IV)

06-10-2018 (Saturday) Paper-A (Indian Languages)

[Assamese/Bengali/Bodo/Dogri/
Gujarati/Hindi/Kannada/Kashmiri/
Konkani/Maithili/Malayalam/Manipuri/
Marathi/Nepali/Oriya/Punjabi/Sanskrit/
Santhali/Sindhi (Devanagari/Arabic
Script)/Tamil/Telugu/Urdu]

Paper-B

English

07-10-2018 (Sunday)  Paper-VI (Optional Paper-I)

[Agriculture/Animal Husbandry &
Veterinary Science/Anthropology/
Botany/Chemistry/Civil Engineering/
Commerce & Accountancy/Economics/
Electrical Engineering/Geography/
Geology/History/Law/Management/
Mathematics/Mechanical Engineering/
Medical Science/Philosophy/Physics/
Political Science & International
Relations/Psychology/Public
Administration/Sociology/Statistics/
Zoology/Literature of any one of the
following languages:
Assamese/Bengali/Bodo/Dogri/
Gujarati/Hindi/Kannada/Kashmiri/
Konkani/Maithili/Malayalam/Manipuri/
Marathi/Nepali/Oriya/Punjabi/Sanskrit/
Santhali/Sindhi/Tamil/Telugu/Urdu/
English]
Paper-VII (Optional Paper-II)

[Agriculture/Animal Husbandry &
Veterinary Science/Anthropology/
Botany/Chemistry/Civil Engineering/
Commerce & Accountancy/Economics/
Electrical Engineering/Geography/
Geology/History/Law/Management/
Mathematics/Mechanical Engineering/
Medical Science/Philosophy/Physics/
Political Science & International
Relations/Psychology/Public
Administration/Sociology/Statistics/
Zoology/Literature of any one of the
following languages:
Assamese/Bengali/Bodo/Dogri/
Gujarati/Hindi/Kannada/Kashmiri/
Konkani/Maithili/Malayalam/Manipuri/
Marathi/Nepali/Oriya/Punjabi/Sanskrit/
Santhali/Sindhi/Tamil/Telugu/Urdu/
English]

UPSC IAS 2019:

The UPSC has released the tentative dates of civil services exam 2019. The accurate dates will be updated subsequently. According to the UPSC calendar, the UPSC preliminary exam 2019 will take place on June 2, 2019. The civil services main exam will be held on September 20, 2019.

Note:

The dates of notification, commencement, and duration of examinations may be changed if there is a need to be changed. The below-mentioned table is the important dates for UPSC Civil Services Examination 2019:

Title Date
IAS Civil Services Date of Notification 19-02-2019
Start of Online Registration 19-02-2019
End of Online Submission (Till 6:00 PM) 18-03-2019
Admit Card (Preliminary Examination) 4th Week of May
Date of Civil Services Preliminary Examination 02-06-2019
Result of Preliminary Examination 2nd Week of Jul
Admit Card (Mains Examination) 1st Week of Sep
Date of IAS Civil Services Main Examination 20-09-2019

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