UPSC (Union Public Service Commission) is enshrined in the constitution of India. This constitutional body derives its powers and functions under Article 315 to 323, Part -14 of the Indian Constitution. It is entrusted with a duty to conduct various important exams, including - Civil Services Examination, Engineering Services, Combined Defence Services exam, Indian Economic Services/Indian Statistical Services, National Defense Academy Examination etc.
Every year the Union Public Service Commission conducts the Civil Services Examination for various vacancies at National level. In order to select candidates for various Gazette posts under the Government of India, the commission is all set to invite and recruit meritorious candidates through UPSC Civil Services (Prelims) 2020 registration process, which is scheduled to be held from 12th February 2020. On the other hand, the last date to fill the online application form for UPSC IAS Prelims is 03rd March 2020. Check out complete details in the article here.
UPSC IAS/CSE 2020 Notification - UPSC has released a Revised Annual Calendar 2020 on 5th June 2020 for new exam dates. As per the new schedule. The UPSC IAS/CSE (Preliminary) exam is scheduled to be held on 4th October 2020 and the Main exam will be held on 8th January 2021.
In the last notification, the commission has urged candidates to submit their application forms for the Civil Service Preliminary exam on time. The notice states; “Aspirants are advised to submit their CS(P) 2020 applications at the earliest, in order to avoid the last-minute rush. Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination, 2020: Last date for online submission of application is 03.03.2020, 6:00 PM.”
The commission has advised aspirants not to wait for the closing date of the application process as there will be a heavy rush on the website in the last few days.
The Union Public Service Commission, UPSC on Wednesday (12th February 2020) has started the online registration process of Civil Services Preliminary Exam 2020. However, candidates get an opportunity to fill the online UPSC IAS 2020 application form before meeting up a deadline i.e. 03rd March 2020.
As per the official schedule (initial), the commission has scheduled the UPSC Civil Services (Prelims) Exam 2020 on 31st May 2020. However, due to the COVID-19 situation in the country, the exam has been postponed.