Union Public Service Commission: Application on prescribed format is invited from eligible candidates of UPSC for the Indian Civil Service (Prelims) Exam 2020. Those candidates who wish to apply for the following post and have fulfilled the eligibility criteria given below can take this exam. You can read the complete information below to know more about it.
Post Name – Civil Service (Prelims) Exam 2020
Total Post of No. – 796
Post Date – 12/02/2020
Update Date – 28/10/2020
EXAMINATION NOTICE NO.05/2020-CSP
Starting Date of Online Application Submission – 12/02/2020
Last Date of Online Application Submission – 03/03/2020 (Extended to 19/03/2019)
Last Date for Payment of Fee (Pay-in-Slip) – 02/03/2020
Preliminary Exam – 31/05/2020 (Revised to 04/10/2020)
Dates for Mains Exam – July/ August 2020
Date for Personality Test for Remaining Candidates – 20 to 30/07/2020
Starting Date for Change of Centre – 07/07/2020 (Changed to 20/07/2020)
Closing Date for Change of Centre – 13/07/2020 till 1800 hrs. (Changed to 24/07/2020)
Date for Availability of DAF for Mains Application – From 28/10/2020 to 11/11/2020
Age Relaxation (01/08/2020)
Minimum Age – 21 Year
Maximum Age GN/EWS- 32 Years
Maximum Age for Others – as per govt.rules
Application Fee – Rs.100/-
Application Fee for SC/ST and PWD – 0
Payment Method – Branch of SBI by Cash/ Net Banking/Credit/ Debit Card
The candidate must hold a degree of any of Universities incorporated by an Act of the Central or State Legislature in India or other Government strives to have a workforce which reflects gender balance and women candidates are encouraged to apply. educational institutions established by an Act of Parliament or declared to be deemed as a University Under Section-3 of the University Grants Commission Act, 1956, or possess an equivalent qualification.
How to Apply:
Candidates are required to apply Online by using the website https://upsconline.nic.in Detailed instructions for filling up online applications are available on the above-mentioned website. Brief Instructions for filling up the “Online Application Form” given in Appendix-IIA.
Candidate should have details of one Photo ID Card viz. Aadhaar Card/Voter Card/PAN Card/Passport/Driving Licence/Any other Photo ID Card issued by the State/Central Government. The details of this Photo ID Card will have to be provided by the candidate while filling up the online application form. The candidates will have to upload a scanned copy of the Photo ID whose details have been provided in the online application by him/her. This Photo ID Card will be used for all future referencing and the candidate is advised to carry this Photo ID Card while appearing for Examination/Personality Test.
The facility of withdrawal of Application is available for those candidates who do not want to appear for Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination. In this regard, Instructions are mentioned in Appendix IIB of this Examination Notice.
The online Applications can be filled up to 3rd March 2020 till 6:00 PM. The eligible candidates shall be issued an e-Admit Card three weeks before the commencement of the examination. The e-Admit Card will be made available in the UPSC website [https://upsconline.nic.in] for downloading by candidates. No Admit Card will be sent by post.