Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has announced the dates for all the exams on Friday, 5th June 2020. The Fresh UPSC Exam dates are the revised dates for all the examinations conducted by UPSC which were to postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic and Nation-wide Lockdown.
Civil Service Examination
According to the new schedule, the Civil Services (Prelims) Exam will now be conducted on 4th October 2020. Whereas, the Civil Services (Mains) will be conducted the next year on 8th January 2021. According to the dates announced, the Indian Forest Service (Prelims) Exam which was to be conducted on 12th February 2020, is now re-scheduled and will be conducted on the same date as Civil Service (Prelims) i.e. 4th October 2020. The Indian Forest Service (Mains) will be conducted 28th February 2021.
UPSC Civil Services Exam comprises of three stages – Preliminary, Mains and Interview. The Exam is conducted at National Level by Union Public Service Commission for various posts which are categorized into two categories i.e. Group ‘A’ and Group ‘B’ Services. The Group ‘A’ service includes 3 All India Services and 18 other services. The Group ‘B’ service includes 5 services in total. For More Details, Click Here.
N.D.A. & N.A. Examination
According to UPSC, there will be a common examination for N.D.A. & N.A. Examination (I) and (II) this year. Both exams NDA & NA Exam (I) and NDA & NA Exam (II) is scheduled to be held on 9th September, 2020.
UPSC will be releasing another notification on June 10, for NDA & NA Examination. The application will be active till June 30.
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- I.E.S / I.S.S Exam which was to be scheduled on 10th June 2020, is re-scheduled to 16th October 2020.
- The Engineering Services (Mains) Exam is rescheduled to 9th August 2020.
- Combined Geo-Scientist (Main) is rescheduled to 8th August 2020.
- Combined Medical Services Exam is rescheduled to 22nd October 2020.
- Central Armed Police Forces (ACs) Exam is rescheduled to 20th December 2020.
- C.D.S. Examination (II) is rescheduled to 8th November 2020.
- S.O./Steno (GD-B/GD-I) LDCE is rescheduled to 12th December 2020.
Civil Services (Mains) 2019 candidates whose UPSC Personality Tests were postponed, will be resumed from 20th July 2020. The dates and other details will be informed to the candidates individually.
As the Exam dates were re-scheduled due to the lockdown caused by the COVID-19 spread. The Fresh dates announced may change or cancel depending, depending on the current scenario (COVID-19 Lockdown) until further notice.
Candidates are advised to start their preparation or revision with respect to their respected examinations allotted dates.
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