UPSC IAS 2020 Notification, Exam Date, Eligibility,Apply Online

UPSC IAS 2020 Notification, Check Exam Date, Eligibility,Apply Online

Union Public Service Commission(UPSC) released a notification for the recruitment of Civil Services,. Eligible Candidate can apply Online upto 3rd March 2020. by knowing the details of UPSC IAS Notification 2020.

Note: Number of Vacancy : 796

UPSC IAS 2020 Recruitment Important Date

Event Date
Date of Release Notification 12th Feb 2020
Start Date to apply Online 12th Feb 2020
Last date to Apply Online 3rd March 2020
Prelims Exam Date 31st May 2020
Prelims Result Date Updated Soon..
Mains Exam Date Updated Soon…

UPSC IAS 2020 Eligibility Criteria


For IAS, Indian Foreign Services and IPS , candidate must be a citizen of India

For other Services, A candidate mus be either a Citizen of India, Nepal or Bhutan.

Age Limit

Minimum Age – 21 Years

Maximum Age – 32 Years

The Upper age limit will be relaxed in case of the following categories.

SC/ ST – 5 years

OBC- 3 years

Ex- serviceman – 5 years

PwD – 10 Years

Education Qualification

Candidate must have passed degree in any stream from a recognized university incorporated by an Act of the central or State Legislature in India.

Number of attempts

Number of attempts refers to a candidate how much time a candidate appeared in the UPSC Exam

For General candidate – 6 Attempts

For OBC Candidate – 9 Attempts

For SC / ST Candidate – No Restrictions

Physical standard

Candidates must be physically fit according to physical standards for admission to Civil Services Examination, 2020 as per guidelines given in Appendix-III of Rules for Examination published in the Gazette of India Extraordinary.

UPSC IAS 2020 Selection Process 

The selection process for UPSC IAS 2020 comprises of two stage Examination

Preliminary Exam

The Examination shall comprise of two compulsory Papers of 200 marks each.
Note :
(i) Both the question papers will be of the objective type (multiple choice questions) and each
will be of two hours duration.
(ii) The General Studies Paper-II of the Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination will be a qualifying paper with minimum qualifying marks fixed at 33%.

(iii) The question papers will be set both in Hindi and English.
(iv) Details of the syllabi are indicated in Part A of Section III

Mains Exam

Mains exam consists of written and Interview. The written exam will consists of the following papers.

Name of Exam Marks
Paper – A(Language Basis) 300
Paper -B English Language 300
Paper to be counted for merit
Paper -I (Essay Writing) 250
Paper – II(General studies -I) 250
Paper -III(General Studies -II) 250
Paper -IV(General Studies-III) 250
Paper -V(General Studies -IV) 250
Paper -VI (Optional Subject Paper -1) 250
Paper -VII(Optional Subject Paper -2) 250
Total 1750

There is 0.33 is negative marking for each wrong answer given by the canidate

UPSC IAS 2020 Civil Services

(i) Indian Administrative Service.
(ii) Indian Foreign Service.
(iii) Indian Police Service.
(iv) Indian P & T Accounts & Finance Service, Group ‘A’.
(v) Indian Audit and Accounts Service, Group ‘A’.
(vi) Indian Revenue Service (Customs and Central Excise), Group ‘A’.
(vii) Indian Defence Accounts Service, Group ‘A’.
(viii) Indian Revenue Service (I.T.), Group ‘A’.
(ix) Indian Ordnance Factories Service, Group ‘A’ (Assistant Works Manager, Administration).
(x) Indian Postal Service, Group ‘A’.
(xi) Indian Civil Accounts Service, Group ‘A’.
(xii) Indian Railway Traffic Service, Group ‘A’.
(xiii) Indian Railway Accounts Service, Group ‘A’.
(xiv) Indian Railway Personnel Service, Group ‘A’.
(xv) Post of Assistant Security Commissioner in Railway Protection Force, Group ‘A’
(xvi) Indian Defence Estates Service, Group ‘A’.
(xvii) Indian Information Service (Junior Grade), Group ‘A’.
(xviii) Indian Trade Service, Group ‘A’.
(xix) Indian Corporate Law Service, Group ‘A’.
(xx) Armed Forces Headquarters Civil Service, Group ‘B’ (Section Officer’s Grade).
(xxi) Delhi, Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Lakshadweep, Daman & Diu and Dadra & Nagar Haveli
Civil Service, Group ‘B’.
(xxii) Delhi, Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Lakshadweep, Daman & Diu and Dadra & Nagar Haveli
(xxiii) Pondicherry Civil Service, Group ‘B’.
(xxiv) Pondicherry Police Service, Group ‘B’.

UPSC IAS 2020 Recruitment Application Fee

For General candidate – Rs. 100 /-

For SC / ST/Female/ PwD – No Fee

UPSC IAS 2020 Recruitment Preliminary Examination Centres

UPSC(Union Public Service Commission) scheduled the following Exam centres for the Prelims Exam for Civil Services

Agartala Kohima
Agra Kolkata
Ajmer Kozhikode
Aizawl Lucknow
Anantpur(AP) Ludhiana
Aurangabad Madurai
Bangalore Mumbai
Bareilly Mysore
Bhopal Nagpur
Bhilaspur Navi Mumbai
Chandigarh Gautam Buddh Nagar
Chennai Panaji(Goa)
Coimbatore Patna
Cuttak Port Blair
Dehradun Pragaraj(Allahabad)
Delhi Puducherry
Dharwad Pune
Dispur Raipur
Faridabad Rajkot
Gangtok Ranchi
Gaya Sambalpur
Ghaziabad Shillong
Gorakhpur Shimla
Gurgaon Siligudi
Gwalior Srinagar
Hyderabad Thane
Indore Thiruchirapalli
Itanagar Tirupati
Jabalpur Udaipur
Jaipur Varanasi
Jammu Vellore
Jodhpur Vijyavada
Jorhat Vishakhapatnam
Kochi Varangal

UPSC 2020 Recruitment Mains Examination Centres

UPSC Scheduled the examination centre for the Mains Examination

Ahmedabad Jammu
Aizawl Kolkata
Bangaluru Lucknow
Bhopal Mumbai
Chandigarh Patna
Chennai Prayagraj(Allahabad)
Cuttak Raipur
Dehradun Ranchi
Delhi Shillong
Dispur(Guwahati) Shimla
Hyderabad Thiruvananthapuram
Jaipur Vijayawada

UPSC IAS 2020 Recruitment Notification PDF

Candidate can download the Official Notification by clicking on the Below Link

Official Notification

UPSC IAS 2020 Recruitment Apply Online

Eligible candidate can apply online by visiting the below link Upto 3rd March 2020.

Apply Online

Click on the above link a Below page screen will appear

UPSC Apply Page

Click on Part I Registration.

Fill Information in Part I application and Click on Submit and a registration number will be generated.

Click on Part II Registration and Log In by entering registration number and D.O.B.

Select Mode of  Examination fee, Exam Centre, Uploading of  photograph and Signature , Photo ID etc.

Click on Final Submit button

Updated: February 14, 2020 — 1:00 pm

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