UPSC Civil Services Main 2020: Exam Dates Out at the Official Site

Published on : 30th October 2020    Author : Meenakshi
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UPSC civil services main exam timetable 2020 has released on the official website. Check complete schedule here.

The Union Public Service Commission has published the UPSC Civil Services Main 2020 exam timetable on its official website. Candidates can check the complete exam schedule by login into the UPSC website i.e. upsc.gov.in.

As per the official notification, the UPSC IAS Main Exam 2020 is schedule to be conducted from 08th January 2021. Aspirants who are appearing for the UPSC Main Exam 2020 need to fill the Detailed Application Form (DAF) which will be activated on 28th October 2020. The application process for the same will close on 11th November 2020.

UPSC Civil Services Main 2020 Exam Timetable:

Students who had qualified the UPSC Civil Services (Prelims) 2020 exam are eligible to appear for UPSC Civil Services Main 2020 exam. Check out the complete timetable for the exam from the below provided table:

UPSC Civil Services Main 2020 Exam

(From 08th January to 12th January 2021)

Exam Date

Papers (9.00 am to 12.00 noon)

Papers (2.00 pm to 5.00 pm)

08th January 2021

Paper 1- Essay

No Paper

09th January 2021

Paper 2- General Studies I

Paper 3- General Studies II

10th January 2021

Paper 4- General Studies III

Paper 5- General Studies IV

11th January 2021

Paper A- Indian Language

(Assamese/ Bodo/ Bengali/ Dogril/ Gularati/ Hityli/ Kashmiri/ Kannada/ Konkani/ Malayalam/ Maithilli/ Marathi/ Manipur/ Nepoli/ Odia/ Punjabi/ Sanskrit/ Sindhi/ Telugu/ Urdu)

Paper B- English

12th January 2021

Paper 6- Optional Paper I

(Agriculture/ Anthropology/ Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science/ Botany/ Commerce & Accountancy/ Chemistry/ Civil Engineering/ Economics/ Electrical Engineering/ Geography/ Law/ Management/ Mathematics/ Mechanical Engineering/ Medical Science/ Physics/ Political Science & in Relations/ Philosophy/ Public Administration/ Psychology/ Sociology/ Statistics/ Zoology)

Paper 7- Optional Paper II

(Agriculture/ Anthropology/ Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science/ Botany/ Civil Engineering/ Commerce & Accountancy/ Chemistry/ Electrical Engineering/ Economics/ Geology/ Geography/ History/ Law/ Management/  Mechanical Engineering/ Mathematics/ Medical Science/ Physics/ Political Science & in Relations/ Philosophy/ Psychology/ Public Administration/ Statistics/ Sociology/ Zoology/ Literature)

UPSC IAS Main 2020 Examination Pattern

The commission had declared the results of UPSC Preliminary Examination on 23rd October 2020 on its official website. Candidates who had qualified the exam are advised to complete their syllabus and full preparations on time.

Check the detailed format of UPSC IAS Mains Syllabus here.

Talking about the examination pattern, the UPSC Civil Services Main 2020 examination will conduct via offline (Pen and Paper) mode. To understand the examination pattern, check out the detailed pattern here:

Paper

Maximum Marks

Paper 1- Essay

250 marks

Paper 2- General Studies I

250 marks

Paper 3- General Studies II

250 marks

Paper 4- General Studies III

250 marks

Paper 5- General Studies IV

250 marks

Paper 6- Optional Paper I

250 marks

Paper 7- Optional Paper II

250 marks

Paper A- Indian Language

300 marks

Paper B- English

300 marks


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