UPSC 2019 Exam Date gas been announced by Union Public Service Commission. Here we bring to you UPSC 2019 Exam Date, Notification details, Eligibility Criteria and UPSC 2019 Exam Calendar and Time table. 

UPSC 2019 Exam Date

Important Dates


Issue of  Notification 19th February 2019
Application form availability 19th February 2019
Last date for Application Submission (online) 18th March 2019 
Prelims Admit card Last week of May 2019
Preliminary Exam date 2nd June 2019 (1 Day)
Prelims exam result August 2019
Main Exam Admit Card September  2019
Main Exam Date 20th September  2019 (5 Days)
Declaration of final result January 2020

UPSC 2019 Exam Overview


EXAM NAME Civil Services Exam 2019
CONDUCTED BY Union Public Commission Services (UPSC)
EXAM TYPE Central Level Exam
RECRUITS FOR Various central civil services and designations 
MODE OF EXAM Offline mode
STAGES Stage-1: Preliminary Exam (Objective type questions -100 Marks), Stage-2: Main Exam (Descriptive Type), Stage-3: Personal Interview (275 Marks)
TOTAL MARKS Preliminary Exam (100 Marks), Personal Interview (275 Marks)
TYPE OF QUESTIONS Preliminary Exam (Objective type questions), Main Exam (Descriptive Type)
EXAM DURATION 2 hours duration for each exam in Preliminary Stage
ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA Bachelor degree in any discipline
EXAM DATE 2nd June 2019 (Prelims)

UPSC 2019 Category wise Age Limit and Number of Attempts


Category Upper age limit No. of attempts
General 32 Years 06 Attempts
OBC 35 Years 09 Attempts
SC/ST 37 Years No bar
PH (Blind, Deaf, Orthopedic) 42 Years GEN/OBC= 9 Attempts SC/ST= No bar
J & K Domicile GEN=37 Yrs, OBC= 40 Yrs, SC/ST=40 Yrs, PH=50 Yrs No bar
Disabled servicemen, disabled from duty. GEN=37 Yrs, OBC=40 Yrs, SC/ST=40 Yrs. No bar

Application Fee

  • The application fee for General/Others is Rs.100/-
  • The SC/ST/PH Candidates are no need to pay the application fee.
  • Candidates have to pay application fee through Credit/Debit card/Internet banking or cash in SBI Bank.

Selection Procedure

  • The following stages will be considered for final selection.
  • Only main exam & Interview marks will be considered for final selection list.
  • Stage-1: Preliminary Exam (Objective type questions -100 Marks)
  • Stage-2: Main Exam (Descriptive Type)
  • Stage-3: Personal Interview (275 Marks)

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