UPSC Exam Calendar 2018-19
The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) is well-known organization which conducts and manages various type of examination in Central Government. The Commission is serviced by a Secretariat. UPSC is amongst the few institution which functions with both autonomy and freedom. The commission consists of a chairman and other members appointed by The President of India. Here we updated the UPSC Exam Calendar 2018 so please check all the dates.
The UPSC conducts various examinations under its recruitment board, exam conducted by Union Public Service Commission are Civil Service Examination(CSE), Combined deference Services(CDS), Indian Forest Services(IFS), National Defense Academy(NDA), Naval Academy(NA), Indian Economic Services/Indian Statistical Service(IES), Combined Geoscientist and Geologist Examination and Central Armed Police Forces(Assistant Commandant)(CAPF) Examination.
Some Important Details UPSC examination 2018
- Examination Conducting Body: Union Public Service Commission
- Examination Name: Various
- Exam Dates: Tentative
- Information About: UPSC Exam Calendar 2018-19
UPSC Exam Notification 2018
We, hereby providing the dates of each examination conduct by Union Public Service Commission in session 2018-19. These dates are provided by the official authority of Examination Conducting body. So below information is given to the best of our knowledge and well scrutinized from the official website of UPSC.
UPSC Civil Service Selection Process
Here we are providing you an exam pattern for UPSC CIVIL SERVICES EXAM, popularly known as IAS exam. Every year lakhs of aspirants apply for this prestigious exam. In this article, we will provide detail information on IAS EXAM PATTERN. UPSC Conducts IAS, IPS, IRS, IFS or CIVIL SERVICES EXAMINATION in three phases-
- Preliminary Examination
- Mains Examination
- Personality Test( INTERVIEW)
The Preliminary Examination consists of two papers of objective type (multiple-choice questions) carrying a maximum of 400 marks. The Question Paper are set in bilingual (both Hindi & English).
|General Studies Paper-I||200 marks|
|General Studies Paper-II||200 marks|
The written examination consists of nine papers, two qualifying papers and seven papers counted for ranking
|Paper A||One of the Indian languages listed below, to be selected by the candidates (from the languages listed in the Eighth Schedule to the Constitution of India )|
(Indian heritage and culture, history and Geography of the world and society)
(Governance, Constitution, polity, social justice, and international relations )
|Paper-IV||General Studies-III (Technology, economic development, biodiversity, environment, security and disaster management)||250 marks|
|Paper-V||General Studies-IV (ethics, integrity and aptitude)||250 marks|
|Papers-VI, VII||Two papers on subjects to be selected by the candidate from the list of optional subjects below ( 250 marks for each paper)||500|
|TOTAL (Written Test)||1750|
Personality Test (Interview)
The interview contains 275 marks. The technique of the interview is to test the mental qualities of the candidates. This is the final stage of the selection as an IAS under Government of India. Final merit for the selection of the candidates depends on the total marks of candidates in both Mains and Interview.
Combined Defense Services (CDS) Examination
This is the most prestigious examination conducted by UPSC for the intake of officers in the Indian Army. The UPSC conduct Combines Defense Service Examination every year in the month of August. Every year lakhs of aspirants apply for the post of Officers in the most reputed examination in India. The examination is conducted in two phases (Phase-I and Phase-II).
Central Armed Police Force (CAPF) Examination
Every year UPSC conduct examination for the post of Assistant Commandant in Central Armed Police Force. The Assistant Commandant is group ‘A’ service under Central Government of India. This is the highest grade pay scale service in Central Government. As similar to other examination, in this examination lakhs of students participate to get selected for an officer rank in CAPF.
Combined Geo-Scientist and Geologist Examination
The Combined Geo-Scientist and Geologist Examination were conducted by Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) every year for the officer rank Grade ‘A’ in Geologist Department. The aspirants need to be Graduate in a specific field for this post. Every year myriad of students participates in this exam akin to other examination in India.
National Defense Academy (NDA) Examination
National Defense Academy Examination is commenced by UPSC every year twice for the recruitment of officers in Indian Army. The examination recruitment comes every year in the month of November/ December and July /August. The exam named as NDA-I and NDA-II. The aspirants start their preparation from their academic session itself as this exam is phased by the student of class 12th and above. There is an age limit and the candidate must be obtained 60% marks in Physics and Mathematics in class 12th.
UPSC Exam Calendar 2018
We tried our best to provide every possible information to you related to the UPSC Exam Calendar Schedule 2018 pdf. All the best and start your preparation from today itself to get a place in a highly reputed position as an Officer in Central Government.
|S. No||Exam Name||Notification Date||Application Receiving the last Date||Exam Date||Exam Duration|
|1||Engineering Services (Pre-Exam 2018)||27th Sep 2017||21st Oct 2016 (Friday)||07th Jan 2018 (Sunday)||1-Day|
|2||Reserved for UPSC RT/Exam||21nd Jan 2018 (Sunday)||1 Day|
|3||C.D.S. EXAM.(I), 2018||08th Nov 2017||04nd Dec 2017||04th Feb 2018 (Sunday)||1 Day|
|4||Reserved for UPSC RT/EXAM/ APFC-EPFO||25th Feb 2018 (Sunday)||1 Day|
|5||CISF AC(EXE) LDCE-2018||06th Dec 2017||29th Dec 2017||04th March 2018 (Sunday)||1 Day|
|6||Reserved for UPSC RT/EXAM||11th March 2018 (Sunday)||1 Day|
|7||N.D.A. & N.A. Exam.(I), 2018||15th Jan 2018||05th Feb 2018||28th April 2018 (Sunday)||1 Day|
|8||I.E.S./I.S.S. Exam, 2018||21st March 2018||16th April 2018||29th June 2018 (FRIDAY)||3 Days|
|9||Combined GEO-Scientist And Geologist Exam, 2018||21st March 2018||16th April 2018||29th June 2018 (FRIDAY)||3 Days|
|10||Engineering Services (Main) Exam, 2018||1st July 2018 (Sunday)||1 Day|
|11||Civil Services (Pre-Exam) 2018|
Indian Forest Service (Pre- Exam) 2018 through CS(P) Exam. 2018
|7th Feb 2018||6th March 2018||3rd June 2018 (Sunday)||1 Day|
|12||Central Armed Police Forces (ACS) Examination, 2018||25th April 2018||21st May 2018||12th August 2018 (Sunday)||1 Day|
|13||Combined Medical Services Exam, 2018||11th April 2018||7th May 2018||22nd July 2018 (Sunday)||1 Day|
|14||Reserved for UPSC RT/Exam||29th July 2018 (Sunday)||1 Day|
|15||N.D.A. & N.A. Exam(II), 2018||6th June 2018||7th July 2018||9th Sep 2018 (SUNDAY)||1 Day|
|16||Reserved for UPSC RT/Exam||23rd Sep 2018 (SUNDAY)||1 Day|
|17||Civil Services (Main) Exam, 2018||28th Sep 2018 (SUNDAY)||5 Days|
|18||C.D.S. Exam(II), 2018||8th Aug 2018||9th Sept 2018||28th Oct 2018 (Sunday)||1 Day|
|19||Reserved for UPSC RT/Exam||28th Oct 2018 (Sunday)||1 Day|
|20||Indian Forest Service (IFS) (MAIN) Exam. 2018||25th Nov 2018 (SUNDAY)||10 Days|
|21||S.O./STENO (Gr-B/Gr-I) Departmental Competitive Exam 2018 (Written)||12th Sept 2018||5th Oct 2018||15th Dec 2018 (SATURDAY)||2 Days|
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