UPSC Exam Date

UPSC Exam Date 2020 New Released @upsc.gov.in: Get postponed exam dates and schedules of various exams conducted by UPSC due to COVID-19 Lockdown like Civil Services (IAS & IFS), IES, CDS, NDA, CAPF, & EPFO Exams. This UPSC Exam Calendar will provide the candidates with a tentative exam schedule which will further help them in creating a study plan and preparation strategy. Let’s have a look at the UPSC 2020 Exam Calendar in detail here.

UPSC Exam Date Sheet Out – Check Postponed Exam Dates of Civil Services- IAS, IFS, IES, NDA, CAPF, CDS, EPFO

Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released the new UPSC exam calendar on 5th June 2020. The commission has announced the revised exam dates for NDA, IAS, IES, CAPF. The new exam calendar has been released since many exams conducted by the commission were deferred due to COVID-19 pandemic. UPSC exam calendar is made available on the official website in PDF form. The exam calendar contains the dates pertaining to the release of notification, application form and exam. UPSC calendar will help candidates to keep a track of events taking place this year. Read below for more details on UPSC exam calendar 2020.

Revised UPSC Calendar 2020: Download PDF Here

Applicants should start their UPSC 2020 preparation as soon as possible. Check the linked article for free study material and preparation strategy.

For candidates’ reference, the UPSC Calendar 2020 can be viewed at the linked article.

Every year, the UPSC conducts several prestigious government exams including the IAS Exam. The IAS Exam (Civil Services Examination) is the common entry point for about 20 Group A and Group B services such as the Indian Administrative Service, IPS, IRS, IFS, etc.

The UPSC Calendar (Programme of Examinations/Recruitment Test), 2020 lists:

  1. Engineering Services (Preliminary) Examination, 2020
  2. Combined Geo-Scientist (Preliminary) Examination, 2020
  3. CDS Examination
  4. CISF AC(EXE) LDCE – 2020
  5. NDA & NA Examination (I), 2020
  6. Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination, 2020
  7. Indian Forest Service (Preliminary) Examination, 2020
  8. IES/ISS Examination, 2020
  9. Combined Geo-Scientist (Main) Examination, 2020
  10. Engineering Services (Main) Examination, 2020
  11. Combined Medical Services Examination, 2020
  12. Central Armed Police Forces (ACs) Examination, 2020
  13. NDA & NA Examination (II), 2020
  14. Civil Services (Main), Examination, 2020
  15. CDS Examination (II), 2020
  16. Indian Forest Service (Main) Examination, 2020
  17. SO/Steno (GD-B/GD-I) LDCE)

The revised UPSC Exam schedule for different exams are given in the table below:

Revised UPSC Exam Dates/ Revised UPSC Calendar 2020

Revised UPSC Exam Dates/ Revised UPSC Calendar 2020

UPSC Civil Services Exam Date 2020

UPSC Exam Date 2020

The UPSC Civil Services Exam 2020 will be conducted on the following dates:

  • Stage 1: UPSC Prelims – October 4, 2020
  • Stage 2: UPSC Mains – January 8, 2021 (5 days)
  • Stage 3: Interview – Yet to be Announced

In comparison, the UPSC exam dates for Civil Service Examination 2019 are:

  • Stage 1: UPSC Prelims – June 2, 2019
  • Stage 2: UPSC Mains – September 20, 2019 (5 days)
  • Stage 3: Interview – To be resumed from July 20, 2020