UPSC ESE 2020:

Updated: Sep 30, 2019 14:24 IST
UPSC ESE 2020:
UPSC ESE 2020:

UPSC has released the online application form for ESE 2020 on its official website upsc.gov.in. Eligible candidates can apply for UPSC ESE 2020 from 25th September to 15th October 2019. Totally 495 vacancies are to be filled under Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering. UPSC ESE 2020 selection process are given below

  • Prelims exam
  • Mains exam
  • Interview
Candidates can check out the official notification released by UPSC for UPSC ESE 2020 through the link provided below

Check and Download- UPSC ESE 2020 Notification

UPSC ESE 2020 Eligibility Criteria:

Minimum age limit is 21 years and maximum age limit is 30 years. Upper age limit is relaxable up to 35 Years for the Government employees.
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UPSC IES, ISS 2019 Application Form Released:

On March 23, 2019, The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has issued a recruitment notification for the Indian Economic Service (IES) and Indian Statistical Service (ISS) Examination 2019. Link of online application form for the same has been activated in the official website upsc.gov.in/. Last date to apply online for the UPSC 2019 Indian Economic Service and Indian Statistical Service Examination is April 16, 2019. UPSC IES, ISS 2019 Online examination would be conducted on Friday, June 28, 2019.
 
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UPSC Geo-scientist, Geologist Online Application Form 2019 released:

On March 20, 2019, Union Public Services Commission (UPSC) released an examination notification to fill 79 positions of Geologists, Geophysicists, Chemists for the Ministry of Mines and 27 Junior Hydrogeologists for the Ministry of Water Resources. The last date to fill the UPSC Geologist 2019 application form is April 16th, 2019. The examination will be held on June 28th in 19 cities across India.
 
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UPSC Geo-Scientists and Geologist 2019 vacancy Details:

Department Name of the Position  Number of Vacancy
Geological Survey of India, Ministry of Mines) Geologist, Group A 50
Geological Survey of India, Ministry of Mines) Geophysicist, Group A 14
Geological Survey of India, Ministry of Mines) Chemist. Group A 15
Central Ground Water Board , Ministry of Water Resources Junior Hydrogeologists (Scientist B), Group A 27
Total   106

UPSC?Civil services 2019 Exam Application Form Released:

On February 19, 2019, Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has activated the link to apply for UPSC?Civil services 2019 Exam, IAS/IFS Prelims Examination 2019 in the official website upsc.gov.in. UPSC civil services examination (CSE) 2019 preliminary level online examination will be conducted on June 2, 2019. UPSC IAS 2019 main examination will be conducted on September 20, 2019. The main examination for UPSC Indian Forest Service (IFS) will be conducted on December 1, 2019. Last date to fill online application form for UPSC IAS, IFS prelims 2019 Exam is March 18, 2019.
 
UPSC preliminary Exam 2019 comprises of Paper-I and Paper-II, both of which are objective in nature. Paper-I consists of questions from current affairs, science and technology, history, culture, geography, indian polity and environment and ecology. UPSC civil services exam  Paper-I carries a total of 400 marks. However, a candidate has only to qualify with minimum of 33 per cent marks in general studies paper-II.
 
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UPSC IES and ISS DAF Interview Schedule 2018

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC)  released the complete schedule for the Post of Indian Economic Service IES and Indian Statistical Service ISS Recruitment Examination 2018. All Those Candidates Who have Qualified Written Exam Can Apply for Details Application Form (DAF), Interview Schedule.

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UPSC Civil Services IFS Main Exam Time Table, Application Form 2018 released:

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released the complete schedule as well as the DAF or Detailed Application Form for the Indian Forest Service (IFS) 2018 Main examination, on the official website upsconline.nic.in. The candidates who have cleared the IFS Preliminary examination are eligible to appear for UPSC IFS Main Exam, for that they have to fill the DAF or Detailed Application Form for UPSC IFS Main 2018 examination, which is is scheduled from December 2nd to 10th, 2018. The UPSC Civil Services IFS Main Exam 2018 will be held in two different sessions every day.  General English and General Knowledge are the compulsory subjects for the IFS Main Examination. Eligible candidates have to choose between two optional subjects and appear for both Paper 1 and Paper 2 of the respective subject. General English Exam and General Knowledge Exam are held for 300 marks each and of 3 hours duration. The each paper of elective subjects carries 200 marks and of 3 hours duration.

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Detailed UPSC IFS 2018 Mains exam schedule:

Date

Forenoon Session (9 am to 12 noon)

Afternoon Session (2 pm to 5 pm)

December 2nd, 2018

General English

General Knowledge

December 4th, 2018

Botany Paper- I

Mathematics Paper-I

Statistics Paper-I

Botany Paper- II

Mathematics Paper-II

Statistics Paper-II

December 5th, 2018

Physics Paper- I

Zoology Paper -I

Physics Paper- II

Zoology Paper -II

December 6th, 2018

Chemistry Paper-I

Chemistry Paper-II

December 7th, 2018

Agriculture Paper- I

Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science Paper- I

Agriculture Paper- II

Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science Paper- II

December 8th, 2018

Geology Paper-I

Geology Paper-II

December 9th, 2018

Forestry Paper-I

Forestry Paper-II

December 10th, 2018

Agricultural Engineering/
Civil Engineering/
Chemical Engineering /
Mechanical Engineering Paper -I

Agricultural Engineering/
Civil Engineering/
Chemical Engineering/
Mechanical Engineering -Paper II

 



UPSC Civil Services Mains Exam 2018 DAF Submission Begins:

On July 23, 2018, Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has activated the link for submission of online application for Civil Services Main Examination 2018. All candidates who are qualified in UPSC Civil Services IAS, IFS Prelims 2018 Exam should fill the DAF or Detailed Application Form on the official website www.upsc.gov.in to appear for the UPSC Civil Services Mains Exam 2018, which is scheduled to be held from September 28, 2018. Candidates can fill the UPSC Civil Services Mains 2018 Detailed Application Form (DAF) from July 23 to August 6, 2018. Candidates should upload the scanned copies of the required document within the prescribed time limit along with DAF. However, the OBC (non-creamy layer) candidates need to fill the OBC Annexure in online mode along with the Detailed Application Form. Candidates except Female, SC, ST and PwBD, should pay the application fee of Rs. 200 by cash mode or online mode. Last Date for paying application fee by cash mode (offline) is August 5, 2018 and by online mode through Debit/Credit card or internet banking is August 6, 2018.

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UPSC Civil Services Prelims Result 2018 Released:

On July 14, 2018, the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has declared the results of Civil Services Preliminary Examination, 2018 on its official website upsc.gov.in, upsconline.nic.in. The UPSC IAS Prelims 2018 examination was held on June 3, to fill administrative positions in different All-India Services and central civil services including IAS, IPS, IFS, IRS, and IRTS. The UPSC Civil Services Main examination will be conducted on September 28, 2018, all the students who will clear the UPSC prelims have to appear for it. Candidates appearing in UPSC Mains Exam will have to apply online again in a new form (Detailed Application Form ) provided to them. All the candidates who have appeared for the UPSC Civil Services Prelims 2018 examination can check the results through the direct official link provided below.

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UPSC Civil Services Prelims Results 2018 expected by July 15:

 The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) is likely to declare the UPSC Civil Services Prelims Examination 2018 results by July 15, 2018 @ upsconline.nic.in and upsc.gov.in. UPSC conducted the Civil Services Prelims 2018 Exam on June 3, 2018 for filling huge vacancies of IAS, IPS, IFS and other civil service posts. UPSC declares the result within 40 to 45 days from the date of commencement of UPSC examination. This year, it is expected that UPSC Civil Services Prelims Results 2018 will be out by July 13th to 15th. According to the Reliable sources, UPSC Mains examination 2018 will be held on September 28,29,30 and October 6,7, 2018. Candidates who qualify in this Prelims Exam can appear for Mains 2018 Exam, for which the Exam dates will be officially released soon after the announcement of Prelims 2018 Result.


UPSC Civil Services 2018 Main Exams Timetable Released:

Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released the UPSC Civil Services 2018 Main Exams Timetable on its official website – upsc.gov.in, as per which, the Mains 2018 Examination will commence from 28th September 2018 with Paper I – Essay. UPSC had organized the Prelims 2018 in June 2018. Candidates who will score minimum 66 marks in Paper-II, will be shortlisted for Mains exam based on their scores in Paper-I. UPSC Civil Services 2018 Mains examination will be organized as per the time table mentioned below:

Paper I

Essay 

28th September 2018 9 am – 12 pm

Paper II

General Studies-I

29th September 2018 9 am – 12 pm

Paper III

General Studies-II

29th September 2018 2pm – 5 pm

Paper IV

General Studies-III

30th September 2018  9 am – 12 pm

Paper V

General Studies-IV

30th September 2018 2pm – 5 pm

Paper-A

Indian Language

6th October 2018 9 am – 12 pm

Paper-B

English 

6th October 2018 2pm – 5 pm
Paper-VI Optional Paper-I 7th October 2018 9 am – 12 pm
Paper-VII Optional Paper-II 7th October 2018 2pm – 5 pm

UPSC 2019 Exam Calendar Released; Check Here:

On June 4, 2018, Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has uploaded the Exam Date Calendar for  UPSC Recruitment Tests 2019 on its official website www.upsc.gov.in. Candidates who wish to appear for various UPSC 2019 Exams like Civil Services Exam, Engineering Services Exam, Combined Medical Services, C.D.S. Exam, N.D.A. & N.A. Exams, I.E.S./I.S.S. Exams, etc can check the exact exam date for UPSC 2019 Examination through the below provided direct official link:

Check the UPSC 2019 Exam Calendar


UPSC 2018 Civil Services Prelims Results Expected in July

Union Public Service Commission,(UPSC) organized the Civil Services Prelims exam in 73 centers across India which included Delhi, Mumbai, Hyderabad, Bengaluru, Chennai, Kolkata, Aizawl, Port Blair, Panaji, Chandigarh and Lucknow among others. The UPSC Prelims results will be released in the month of July 2018. Based on the results of Civil Services examination, the applicants will be employed in various services like Indian Administrative Service, Indian Foreign Service, and Indian Police Service and among others.


UPSC 2018 Civil Services IAS Exam Notification Released - Apply Now:

On  February 5, 2018, Union Public Service Commission, UPSC has released the notification for the Civil Services 2018 Preliminary Examination. A total of 782 vacancies with 32 vacancies for persons with benchmark disabilities are expected to be filled by means fo the UPSC Civil Services 2018 Examination. Candidates interested in applying for Indian Administrative Services (IAS), Indian Police Services (IPS), Indian Forest Services (IFS) and 20 other departmental posts are required to fill the Civil Services Prelims 2018 application form. Direct official Link of upsc.gov.in to fill the UPSC IAS Prelims Exam 2018 Application Form is provided below, Candidates can register for the Civil Services 2018 Exam till March 6, 2018.

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UPSC 2018 Civil Services Notification Released - Apply Now

 The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) invited applications from interested and eligible candidates to apply for a number of vacant posts in UPSC. Candidates interested in the posts can visit the official website to apply for the same. Candidates need to note that they have to read the instructions and other details about the examination and posts on offer carefully before applying for the vacancy. All applications have to be submitted on the official website of UPSC before March 29, 2018.

Candidates can apply through the official link UPSC Vacancy Posts



UPSC IFS Mains Admit Card Released on Nov 9, Download Now!

On November 9, 2017, Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) released the Admit Card for the INDIAN FOREST SERVICE (IFS) (MAIN) EXAMINATION, 2017. All the shortlisted candidates can download their UPSC IFS Mains 2017 admit card from the below provided direct official link. Last Date for downloading the UPSC IFS Mains 2017 admit card is 13-12-2017.

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About UPSC Recruitment

Union Public Service Commission (Short Form - UPSC) is Central Government Agency in India which appoints Staff to Central Government services and posts in India. UPSC was established on October 1, 1926 and is controlled by Government of India. There are 3 methods of UPSC recruitment, namely,
  • Direct recruitment (through Competitive Examination and / or selection by interview)
  • Recruitment by promotion and
  • Recruitment by transfer and permanent absorption

Various Competitive Exams conducted by UPSC

Every Year, UPSC conducts various Competitive Examinations for direct recruitment to All India Services (IAS, IPS), Group “A” Posts and selected Group “B” Posts in the Central Government. Following are the various UPSC Exams:

  • Civil Services Examination (CSE)
  • Engineering Services Examination (ESE)
  • Combined Medical Services Examination (CMSE)
  • Combined Defence Services Examination (CDSE)
  • National Defence Academy Examination (NDA) & Naval Academy Examination
  • Special Class Railway Apprentice (SCRA)
  • Indian Forest Service (IFS) Examination
  • Indian Economic Service Examination
  • Indian Statistical Service Examination
  • Combined Geoscientist and Geologist Examination
  • Central Armed Police Forces (Assistant Commandant) Examination (CAPF)
  • Section Officers/Stenographers (Grade-B/Grade-I) Departmental Competitive Examination
     

UPSC Civil Services Exam

Every Year, UPSC recruits a huge number of candidates for the following services in Indian Government based on the Civil Service Examination.

All India Services

  • Indian Administrative Service (IAS)
  • Indian Police Service (IPS)

Group A Services

  • Indian Audit and Accounts Service (IA&AS)
  • Indian Civil Accounts Service (ICAS)
  • Indian Corporate Law Service (ICLS)
  • Indian Defence Accounts Service (IDAS)
  • Indian Defence Estates Service (IDES)
  • Indian Foreign Service (IFS)
  • Indian Information Service (IIS)
  • Indian Ordnance Factories Service (IOFS)
  • Indian Post & Telecommunication Accounts and Finance Service (IP&TAFS)
  • Indian Postal Service (IPoS)
  • Indian Railway Accounts Service (IRAS)
  • Indian Railway Personnel Service (IRPS)
  • Indian Railway Traffic Service (IRTS)
  • Indian Revenue Service (IRS-IT)
  • Indian Revenue Service (IRS-C&CE)
  • Indian Trade Service (ITrS)
  • Railway Protection Force (RPF)

Group - B Services

  • Armed Forces Headquarters Civil Service (AFHCS)
  • Delhi, Andaman and Nicobar Islands Civil Service (DANICS)
  • Delhi, Andaman and Nicobar Islands Police Service (DANIPS)
  • Pondicherry Civil Service
  • Pondicherry Police Service

Eligibility Criteria for UPSC Civil Services Exam

Nationality - For the Indian Administrative Service (IAS) and the Indian Police Service (IPS), a candidate must be a citizen of India.
Age Limits: Minimum Age Limit - 21 years; Maximum Age Limit - 30 Yrs (relaxable to 5 years for SC/ ST and 3 years for OBC Candidates)
Minimum Educational Qualifications -Graduation or Degree in any discipline from any recognized university in India. Candidates of Final Year can also apply for UPSC Civil Services Exam.

Number of attempts permitted for UPSC Civil Services Exam

  • For General category candidates - 6 Attempts
  • For OBC category candidates - 9 Attempts
  • For SC/ ST Candidates - No restriction on the number of attempts (till 37 years of age).

UPSC Civil Services Exam Plan

New UPSC Exam pattern for Civil Services Exam is available now. Grab detailed UPSC Exam Pattern for both Prelims and Mains written Exams from this page. You should know the UPSC Exam Pattern clearly, to crack UPSC IAS Exam in the first attempt. UPSC Civil Services Examination will consist of two successive stages:
(i) Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination (Objective type) for selecting candidates for the Main Examination; and
(ii) Civil Services (Main) Examination (Written and Interview) for the final selection of candidates for the various Services and posts mentioned above.

UPSC Civil Services Exam - Important Dates

  • Official Notification announcement - February Month every year
  • e - Admit Card Availability for Preliminary Exam - May month
  • Commencement of Preliminary Exam - June - July month every year
  • Results Declaration of Preliminary Exam - Mid-August
  • Commencement of Main Exam - October every year
  • Results Declaration of Main Exam - March (2nd week)
  • Commencement of Personality Test (interview) - December each year
  • Declaration of UPSC Result of IAS Final stage - May to June.
Latest Official Notification on UPSC Civil Services Exam

How to Apply for UPSC Civil Services Exam

Candidates can apply for UPSC Civil Services Exam through online mode only, using the below granted link. Candidates are required to pay fee of Rs. 100/- through net banking or by remitting the money in any Branch of SBI by Cash. For Female/ SC/ ST/ PH Candidates - No Application Fees required. Before start filling up of Online Application, a candidate must have his/her photograph and signature duly scanned in the jpg format in such a manner that each file should not exceed 40 KB and must not be less than 3 KB in size for the photograph and 1 KB for the signature.

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UPSC Civil Services Exam Pattern

  • Stage 1:- Preliminary examination consisting of two objective-type papers (general studies and aptitude test)
  • Stage 2:- Main examination consisting of nine papers of conventional (essay) type
  • Stage 3:- Personality Test (interview)
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UPSC Engineering Services Examination (ESE)

UPSC Engineering Services Examination (ESE) is conducted for engineering positions in various departments of the central government. Posts in 1) Civil Engineering, 2) Mechanical Engineering, 3) Electrical Engineering, 4) Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering categories would be filled through this UPSC ESE examination.

Eligibility Criteria for Engineering Services Examination (ESE)

Nationality - A candidate must be a citizen of India / Nepal/ Bhutan or Tibetan refugee or a person of Indian origin.
Age Limits: Minimum Age Limit - 21 years; Maximum Age Limit - 30 Yrs (relaxable to 5 years for SC/ ST and 3 years for OBC Candidates)
Minimum Educational Qualifications - A Bachelor’s degree in Engineering (B.E. / B. Tech) from a recognised university or equivalent. M.Sc degree or its equivalent.

UPSC Engineering Services Exam Plan

  • Stage-I: Engineering Services (Preliminary/ Stage-I) Examination (Objective Type Papers)
  • Stage-II: Engineering Services (Mains/Stage-II) Examination (Conventional Type Papers) and
  • Stage-III : Personality Test

UPSC Engineering Services Exam - Important Dates

  • Official Notification announcement - September Month
  • Commencement of Preliminary Exam - January
  • Commencement of Main Exam - May
  • Results Declaration of Main Exam - June
Latest Official Notification on UPSC Engineering Services Exam

How to Apply for UPSC Engineering Services Exam

Candidates can apply for UPSC Engineering Services Exam through online mode only, using the below granted link. Candidates are required to pay fee of Rs. 200/- through net banking or by remitting the money in any Branch of SBI by Cash. No Application Fees is required for Female/ SC/ ST/ PH Candidates.

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UPSC Engineering Services Exam Pattern

  • Stage 1:- Preliminary examination consisting of two objective type (multiple choices) questions papers; carrying a maximum of 500 marks (Paper 1 – 200 Marks & Paper II – 300 Marks). 
  • Stage 2:- Main examination consist two conventional type papers in Engineering Discipline specific with duration of three hours and maximum marks of 600 (300 Marks in each paper). 
  • Stage 3:- Personality Test (interview) carrying 200 Marks.

UPSC Combined Medical Services Examination (CMSE)

UPSC Combined Medical Services Examination (CMSE) is conducted for Medical Officer positions in various organizations such as the Indian Ordnance Factories, Indian Railways functioning under the Government of India.

Eligibility Criteria for Combined Medical Services Examination

Nationality - A candidate must be a citizen of India / Nepal/ Bhutan or Tibetan refugee or a person of Indian origin.
Age Limits: Maximum Age Limit - 32 Yrs (relaxable to 5 years for SC/ ST and 3 years for OBC Candidates)
Minimum Educational Qualifications - Should have passed the written and practical parts of the final M.B.B.S. Examination. 

UPSC Combined Medical Services Exam Plan

  • Stage-I: Computer Based Examination
  • Stage-II: Personality Test

UPSC Combined Medical Services Exam - Important Dates

  • Official Notification announcement - March - April  Month every year
  • e - Admit Card Availability for Computer Based Examination - July-August
  • Commencement of Computer Based Examination - August month (13/08/2017)
Latest Official Notification on UPSC Combined Medical Services Exam

How to Apply for UPSC Combined Medical Services Exam

Candidates can apply for UPSC Combined Medical Services Exam through online mode only, using the below granted link. Candidates are required to pay fee of Rs. 200/- through net banking or by remitting the money in any Branch of SBI by Cash. No Application Fees for Female/ SC/ ST/ PH Candidates.

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UPSC Combined Medical Services Exam Pattern

Part-I - COMPUTER BASED EXAMINATION - (500 marks)
Computer-based examination in two Papers, each Paper carrying a maximum of 250 marks and will be of two hours duration.
Paper I - Maximum Marks - 250
Subjects No. of questions
General Ability 30 questions
General Medicine 70 questions
Paediatrics 20 questions
Total 120 questions

Paper II - Maximum Marks - 250
Subjects No. of questions
Surgery 40 questions
Gynaecology & Obstetrics 40 questions
Preventive & Social Medicine  40 questions
Total 120 questions

Part-II - Personality Test - (100 marks)
Candidates those who qualify the Computer-based examination, are called for Personality Test carrying 100 marks.

UPSC Combined Defence Services Examination (CDSE)

UPSC Conducts "Combined Defence Services" (CDS) Examination twice a year for recruiting only Unmarried Graduates into the Indian Military Academy, Indian Naval Academy Indian Air Force Academy and Officers Training Academy.

Eligibility Criteria for UPSC Combined Defence Services Exam

Nationality - A candidate must be a citizen of India / Nepal/ Bhutan or Tibetan refugee or a person of Indian origin.
Age Limits: Minimum Age Limit - 19 years; Maximum Age Limit - 24 Yrs (25 Years for Officers’ Training Academy). For Indian Military Academy, Indian Naval Academy - only Unmarried male candidates are eligible.
Minimum Educational Qualifications - (i) For Indian Military Academy and Officers' Training Academy - Degree of a recognised University or equivalent.
(ii) For Indian Naval Academy - Degree in Engineering from a recognised University/ Institution.
(iii) For Air Force Academy - Degree of a recognised University (with Physics and Mathematics at 10, +2 level) or Bachelor of Engineering.

UPSC Combined Defence Services Exam Plan

  • Stage-I: Written Examination
  • Stage-II: Interview for intelligence and personality test

UPSC Combined Defence Services Exam - Important Dates

  • Official Notification announcement - October (First Shift) and June(Second Shift)
  • Commencement of Written Exam - February and November respectively
  • Results Declaration of Written Exam - March and December respectively
Latest Official Notification on UPSC Combined Defence Services Exam
 

How to Apply for UPSC Combined Defence Services Exam

Candidates can apply for UPSC Combined Defence Services Exam through online mode only, using the below-granted link. Candidates are required to pay a fee of Rs. 200/- through net banking or by remitting the money in any Branch of SBI by Cash. No Application Fees required for Female/ SC/ ST/ PH Candidates.

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UPSC Combined Defence Services Exam Pattern

Part-I - Written Examination - (500 marks)
Written Examination is conducted in Offline (pen and paper) mode. Written Examination Pattern for Admission to Indian Military Academy / Air Force Academy / Indian Naval Academy.
Subjects Maximum Marks Duration
English 100 2 hours
General Knowledge 100 2 hours
Elementary Mathematics 100 2 hours
Total 300  

Written Examination Pattern for Admission to Officers' Training Academy
Subjects Maximum Marks Duration
English 100 2 hours
General Knowledge 100 2 hours
Total 200  

The papers in all the subjects will consist of objective type questions only. The question papers (Test Booklets) of General Knowledge and Elementary Mathematics will be set bilingually in Hindi as well as English. Candidates successful in the written exam are then called for an interview by a Services Selection Board which evaluates a candidate's suitability for a career in the Indian Armed Forces.

UPSC National Defence Academy (NDA) Examination & Naval Academy Examination

National Defence Academy (NDA) is the first tri-service academy in the world. NDA is a Military Academy in India which trains cadets of three Services namely Indian Army, Indian Navy and Indian Air Force (these three are combinedly called Indian Armed Forces). UPSC Conducts "National Defence Academy" (NDA) Examination & Naval Academy Examination twice a year for recruiting only Unmarried Male candidates those who wish to join Army, Navy and Air Force wings of the NDA and for Indian Naval Academy Course.

Eligibility Criteria for NDA & Naval Academy Examination

Nationality - A candidate must be a citizen of India / Nepal/ Bhutan or Tibetan refugee or a person of Indian origin.
Age Limits: Minimum Age Limit - 16 years; Maximum Age Limit - 19 Yrs (No Age Relaxation)
Marital Status - Unmarried; Only Male candidates are eligible to take this exam.
Minimum Educational Qualifications - (i) For Army Wing of National Defence Academy:- 12th Class pass of the 10+2 pattern of School Education or equivalent examination conducted by a State Education Board or a University. 
(ii) For Air Force and Naval Wings of National Defence Academy and for the 10+2 Cadet Entry Scheme at the Indian Naval Academy:- 12th Class pass of the 10+2 pattern of School Education or equivalent with Physics and Mathematics conducted by a State Education Board or a University.

UPSC NDA & Naval Academy Exam Plan

  • Stage-I: Psychological Aptitude Test
  • Stage-II: Intelligence Test (Interview by a Services Selection Board)

UPSC NDA & Naval Academy Exam - Important Dates

  • Official Notification announcement - January (First Shift) and June(Second Shift)
  • Commencement of Written Exam - April and September respectively
  • About NDA Training:
Date Commencement of Training - Jan and July
Training Academy - NDA, Khadakwasla, Pune
Duration of Training - 3 Yrs at NDA and 1 Yr at Indian Military Academy (For Army cadets) (OR) 3 Yrs at NDA and 1 Yr at Naval Academy(For Naval cadets) (OR) 3 Yrs at NDA and 1 & 1/2 Yrs at AFA Hyderabad (For Air Force cadets)

Latest Official Notification on UPSC NDA & Naval Academy Exam

How to Apply for UPSC NDA & Naval Academy Exam

Candidates can apply for UPSC NDA & Naval Academy Exam through online mode only, using the below-granted link. Candidates are required to pay a fee of Rs. 100/- (except SC/ ST candidates/ Sons of JCOs/NCOs/ORs) through net banking or by remitting the money in any Branch of SBI by Cash.

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UPSC NDA & Naval Academy Exam Pattern

Written Examination is conducted in Offline (pen and paper) mode. 
 
Subjects Code Maximum Marks Duration
Mathematics 01 300 2 hours 30 minutes
General Ability Test 02 600 2 hours 30 minutes
Total   900  

General Ability Test Consists of two Parts - Part A - English (for 200 marks) and Part B - General Knowledge (for 400 marks containing questions from Physics, Chemistry, General Science, Social Studies, Geography and Current Events). The papers in all the subjects will consist of objective type questions only. The question papers (Test Booklets) of Mathematics and Part B of General Ability Test will be set bilingually in Hindi as well as English. Candidates successful in the written exam are then called for an interview by a Services Selection Board.


UPSC Exam 2020- FAQ

1. What are the necessary documents to be carried for the UPSC Exam?
Candidates appearing for the UPSC Exam should carry the UPSC Admit card (mandatory) and if needed the officials of UPSC will mention the necessary documents in the UPSC Exam Schedule PDF.
2. When is the UPSC Exam?
UPSC Exam will happen on the respective date as mentioned in the official UPSC Exam Schedule PDF. Candidates should pen down the UPSC Exam Dates and prepare for the UPSC Exam accordingly. Candidates should report on time for the UPSC Exam.
3. What is the exam duration for the UPSC Written Exam?
UPSC Written Exam consists of two papers. The exam duration for Paper I and Paper II is 2 hours and the number of questions will be 100. Candidates should note that there will be negative marking for each wrong answer.
4. UPSC Exam Type?
UPSC Exam Type will happen in online/offline mode. UPSC Exam consists of multiple-choice questions. Candidates can refer the UPSC Exam Schedule PDF and prepare for the exam accordingly.

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UPSSSC Result 2020 - Check UPSSSC Result 2020 for the Post of Marketing Inspector, Executive Officer, Other Post by Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Service Selection Commission(UPSSSC) on it’s official upsssc.gov.in Result link and download the UPSSSC Result 2020 date sheet. Aspirants can check the complete details about UPSSSC Result 2020 and other important Latest updates of UPSSSC 2020 Result on Fresherslive.
Fresherslive . 1 hour ago
Result

UPSC Result 2020 Out. Direct Link to Check UPSC NDA and NA II Result at upsc.gov.in

UPSC Result 2020 - Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released the UPSC Result 2020 for the National Defence Academy and Naval Academy II on its official website and UPSC Result 2020 is now available in online mode. Applicants Can Check the list of Candidates for the selection to the NDA and NA II UPSC Result 2020 from the direct official link provided below and who have appeared in the UPSC NDA and NA II can now check and download their UPSC Result 2020, Result Release Date, Latest UPSC Exam Notifications on Fresherslive.
Fresherslive . 1 hour ago
Result

Allahabad High Court Result 2020 Released. Check Allahabad High Court Sweeper, Farrash Result 2020 Date at allahabadhighcourt.in Result link

Allahabad High Court Result 2020 - Check Allahabad High Court Result 2020 for the Post of Sweeper, Farrash by Allahabad High Court  on it’s official allahabadhighcourt.in Result link and download the Allahabad High Court Result 2020 date sheet. Aspirants can check the complete details about Allahabad High Court Result 2020 and other important Latest updates of Allahabad High Court 2020 Result on Fresherslive.
Fresherslive . 1 hour ago
Answer key

HSSC Answer Key 2020 Released: Check HSSC ALM Answer Key @ hssc.gov.in

HSSC Answer Key 2020: Haryana Staff Selection Commission has released the ALM Answer Key 2020 on its official website www.hssc.gov.in Find all the details here and download the HSSC Answer Key 2020 through the direct official link provided below. Grab, all the latest updates like the session, syllabus, exam date, interview schedule, and other details here and download the HSSC Answer Key 2020 through the direct official link provided below. More updates on HSSC Answer Key 2020 will also be available on our website. Updated Notification for the further process will also be provided here instantly.
Fresherslive . 1 hour ago
Calendar

SSC Exam Calendar 2020 for various posts announced @ ssc.nic.in

SSC Exam Calendar 2020- Staff Selection Commission has announced the Exam date sheet 2020. The candidates can download the SSC Exam Calendar 2020 From its official website ssc.nic.in. SSC Exam Calendar 2020 for various posts is now available on the given website. Get more details on SSC Exam Calendar 2020 from our website. Check the latest updates along with complete information here. Upcoming events, as well as important official notification about SSC Exam Calendar 2020  for the various posts, will be updated here instantly. 
Fresherslive . 2 hours ago
Exam

RPSC Exam Date 2020 Out. Check New Important Dates Updates of RPSC Lecturer, Assistant Statistical Officer and Other Posts Exam at rpsc.rajasthan.gov.in

RPSC Exam Date 2020. Rajasthan Public Service Commission Exam Date released the Important dates 2020 for the post of Agriculture Research Officer, Lecturer, Assistant Statistical Officer, and Other Posts on its Official rpsc.rajasthan.gov.in and Candidates can get all the detailed RPSC 23-11-2020 - 21-12-2020 schedules right away here. Candidates can find their detailed RPSC Agriculture Research Officer, Lecturer, Assistant Statistical Officer, and Other Posts Exam Date 2020 schedule through the official link provided below and  Grab the latest RPSC Exam Date 2020 updates along with the complete updates on Fresherslive. Grab the important RPSC Dates updates from time to time here.
Fresherslive . 2 hours ago
Result

Purba Medinipur District Result 2020 Yet to Release. Direct Link to Check Purba Medinipur District Data Entry Operator(DEO) Result at purbamedinipur.gov.in

Purba Medinipur District Result 2020 - Purba Medinipur District to be released the Purba Medinipur District Result 2020 for the Post of Data Entry Operator(DEO) on its official purbamedinipur.gov.in website and Purba Medinipur District Result 2020 is now available in online mode. Applicants Can Check the list of Candidates for the selection to the post of Data Entry Operator(DEO) Purba Medinipur District Result 2020 from the direct official link provided below and who have appeared in the Purba Medinipur District Data Entry Operator(DEO) Examination can now check and download their Purba Medinipur District Result 2020, Result Release Date, Latest Purba Medinipur District Exam Notifications on Fresherslive.
Fresherslive . 2 hours ago
Result

Andhra Pradesh PSC Result 2020 Yet To release. Direct Link to Check Andhra Pradesh PSC Gazetted Officer Result at psc.ap.gov.in

Andhra Pradesh PSC Result 2020 - Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission(Andhra Pradesh PSC) to be released the Andhra Pradesh PSC Result 2020 for the Post of Gazetted Officer on its official psc.ap.gov.in website and Andhra Pradesh PSC Result 2020 is now available in online mode. Applicants Can Check the list of Candidates for the selection to the post of Gazetted Officer Andhra Pradesh PSC Result 2020 from the direct official link provided below and who have appeared in the Andhra Pradesh PSC Gazetted Officer Examination can now check and download their Andhra Pradesh PSC Result 2020, Result Release Date, Latest Andhra Pradesh PSC Exam Notifications on Fresherslive.
Fresherslive . 2 hours ago
Result

AIIMS Raipur Result 2020 Out. Direct Link to Check AIIMS Raipur Maternity and Child Welfare Officer, Research Associate Result at aiimsraipur.edu.in

AIIMS Raipur Result 2020 - Check AIIMS Raipur Result 2020 for the Post of Maternity and Child Welfare Officer, Research Associate by All India Institute of Medical Sciences Raipur(AIIMS Raipur) on it’s official aiimsraipur.edu.in Result link and download the AIIMS Raipur Result 2020 date sheet. Aspirants can check the complete details about AIIMS Raipur Result 2020 and other important Latest updates of AIIMS Raipur 2020 Result on Fresherslive.
Fresherslive . 2 hours ago
Exam Dates

BPSC Exam Date 2020 Out. Check New Important Dates Updates of BPSC 31st Judicial Services Exams at bpsc.bih.nic.in

BPSC Exam Date 2020. Bihar Public Service Commission has released the Important Exam dates 2020 for the 31st Judicial Services Exams on its Official website and Candidates can get all the detailed BPSC 7th October 2020 schedules right away here. Candidates can find their detailed BPSC 31st Judicial Services Exam Date 2020 schedule through the official link provided below and  Grab the latest BPSC Exam Date 2020 updates along with the complete updates on Fresherslive. Grab the important BPSC Dates updates from time to time here.
Fresherslive . 2 hours ago
Admit Card

BPSC Admit Card 2020 Yet To release download at bpsc.bih.nic.in Admit Card for BPSC Civil Judge, Check Release Date and Time

BPSC Admit Card 2020 download at bpsc.bih.nic.in and Aspirants can check the www.bpsc.bih.nic.in Admit Card 2020 Release Date and Time for the post of Civil Judge provided by Bihar Public Service Commission(BPSC) and can check the BPSC Civil Judge exam date. All the Candidates who have applied for the BPSC Civil Judge should download the exam admit card / Hall Ticket by using their Registration ID or DOB and Candidates get Latest BPSC Admit card 2020 or BPSC Hall Ticket 2020 Up-to-date Notification is released by the officials on Fresherslive.
Fresherslive . 2 hours ago
Syllabus

UPSC Syllabus 2020: UPSC IES Syllabus Released @ upsc.gov.in Check and download here

UPSC Syllabus 2020: Union Public Service Commission has released the UPSC Syllabus 2020 for IES on its official website. Here candidates can get updates, admit cards, and other important details regarding UPSC Syllabus. Grab, all the latest updates like the session, syllabus, exam date, interview schedule, and other details here and download the UPSC Syllabus 2020  through the direct official link provided below. More updates on UPSC Syllabus will also be available on our website.
Fresherslive . 2 hours ago
Result

ECR Result 2020 Released. Direct Link to Check ECR Depot Material Superintendent Result at ecr.indianrailways.gov.in

ECR Result 2020 - East Central Railway(ECR) has released the ECR Result 2020 for the Post of Depot Material Superintendent on its official ecr.indianrailways.gov.in website and ECR Result 2020 is now available in online mode. Applicants Can Check the list of Candidates for the selection to the post of Depot Material Superintendent ECR Result 2020 from the direct official link provided below and who have appeared in the ECR Depot Material Superintendent Examination can now check and download their ECR Result 2020, Result Release Date, Latest ECR Exam Notifications on Fresherslive.
Fresherslive . 2 hours ago
DV Schedule

RSMSSB DV Schedule 2020 Declared. Check and Download RSMSSB Lab Technician/Asst Radiographer DV Schedule @ rsmssb.rajasthan.gov.in

RSMSSB DV Schedule 2020: Rajasthan Subordinate and Ministerial Services Selection Board has released the Document Verification (DV) Schedule 2020 for the 2nd List of Lab Technician/Asst Radiographer on its official website rsmssb.rajasthan.gov.in The direct link to download the RSMSSB Document Verification Schedule 2020 has provided below. Grab all the information related to RSMSSB DV Schedule 2020 here and get benefited. Check out the latest updates regarding the RSMSSB DV Schedule 2020 from this article.
Fresherslive . 2 hours ago
Exam Dates

SSC Exam Date 2020 Out. Check New Important Dates Updates of SSC Junior Engineer, Junior Hindi Translator and Other Posts Exam at ssc.nic.in

SSC Exam Date 2020. Staff Selection Commission Exam Date released the Important dates 2020 for the post of Junior Engineer, Junior Hindi Translator, Sub-Inspector and Other Posts on its Official ssc.nic.in and Candidates can get all the detailed SSC12-10-2020 -25-08-2021 schedules right away here. Candidates can find their detailed SSC Junior Engineer, Junior Hindi Translator, Sub-Inspector and Other Posts Exam Date 2020 schedule through the official link provided below and Grab the latest SSC Exam Date 2020 updates along with the complete updates on Fresherslive. Grab the important SSC Dates updates from time to time here.
Fresherslive . 3 hours ago
Admit Card

Assam PSC Admit Card 2020 Out. Download Assam PSC Junior Legislative CounselInterview Admit card Direct link at apsc.nic.in

Assam PSC Admit Card 2020 - Assam Public Service Commission (Assam PSC) has released the Assam PSC 2020 Admit Card for the Post of Junior Legislative Counsel, find all the Assam PSC Admit card 2020 details here and download the Assam PSC Junior Legislative Counsel Interview Admit card 2020 through the direct official link apsc.nic.in. Check the latest Assam PSC Admit card 2020 updates along with complete information here and Check Upcoming Assam PSC Admit card 2020 events, as well as important official notification, will be updated here instantly.
Fresherslive . 3 hours ago
Admit Card

Bihar Police Admit Card 2020 Released. Download Bihar Police SI Mains Admit card Direct link at bpssc.bih.nic.in

Bihar Police Admit Card 2020 - Bihar Police Subordinate Service Commission (Bihar Police) has released the Bihar Police 2020 Admit Card for the Post of Sub Inspector/Police Sergeant/Assistant Superintendent Jail, find all the Bihar Police Admit card 2020 details here and download the Bihar Police Sub Inspector/Police Sergeant/Assistant Superintendent Jail Admit card 2020 through the direct official link. Check the latest Bihar Police Admit card 2020 updates along with complete information here and Check Upcoming Bihar Police Admit card 2020 events, as well as important official notification, will be updated here instantly.
Fresherslive . 3 hours ago
Admit Card

SSC Admit Card 2020 ready to Release Soon. Download SSC Stenographer Admit card Direct link at ssc.nic.in

SSC Admit Card 2020 - Staff Selection Commission(SSC) to be released the SSC 2020 Admit Card for the Stenographer, find all the SSC Admit card 2020 details here and download the SSC Stenographer Admit card 2020 through the direct official link Official ssc.nic.in. Check the latest SSC Admit card 2020 updates along with complete information here and Check Upcoming SSC Admit card 2020 events as well as important official notification will be updated here instantly.
Fresherslive . 5 hours ago
Result

CGPSC Result 2020 to be Released. Direct Link to Check CGPSC Civil Judge Result at psc.cg.gov.in

CGPSC Result 2020 - Chhattisgarh Public Service Commission(CGPSC) to be released the CGPSC Result 2020 for the Post of Civil Judge on its official psc.cg.gov.in website and CGPSC Result 2020 is now available in online mode. Applicants Can Check the list of Candidates for the selection to the post of Civil Judge CGPSC Result 2020 from the direct official link provided below and who have appeared in the CGPSC Civil Judge Examination can now check and download their CGPSC Result 2020, Result Release Date, Latest CGPSC Exam Notifications on Fresherslive.
Fresherslive . 6 hours ago
Result

HSSC Result 2020 Out. Check HSSC TGT Result 2020 Date at hssc.gov.in Result link

HSSC Result 2020 - Check HSSC Result 2020 for the Post of Trained Graduate Teacher by Haryana Staff Selection Commission(HSSC) on it’s official hssc.gov.in Result link and download the HSSC Result 2020 date sheet. Aspirants can check the complete details about HSSC Result 2020 and other important Latest updates of HSSC 2020 Result on Fresherslive.
Fresherslive . 6 hours ago
Result

UPPSC Result 2020 Released. Direct Link to Check UPPSC Research Officer, Lecturer Economics Result at uppsc.up.nic.in

UPPSC Result 2020 - Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission (UPPSC) has released the UPPSC Result 2020 for the Post of Research Officer, Lecturer Economics on its official uppsc.up.nic.in website and UPPSC Result 2020 is now available in online mode. Applicants Can Check the list of Candidates for the selection to the post of Research Officer, Lecturer Economics UPPSC Result 2020 from the direct official link provided below and who have appeared in the UPPSC Research Officer, Lecturer Economics Examination can now check and download their UPPSC Result 2020, Result Release Date, Latest UPPSC Exam Notifications on Fresherslive.
Fresherslive . 6 hours ago
Admit Card

UPSC Admit Card 2020 Out. Download UPSC Engineering Services Admit card Direct link at upsc.gov.in

UPSC Admit Card 2020 - Union Public Service Commission(UPSC) has released the UPSC 2020 Admit Card for the Post of Engineering Services, find all the UPSC Admit card 2020 details here and download the UPSC Engineering Services Admit card 2020 through the direct official link Official upsc.gov.in. Check the latest UPSC Admit card 2020 updates along with complete information here and Check Upcoming UPSC Admit card 2020 events as well as important official notification will be updated here instantly.
Fresherslive . 7 hours ago
Result

RPSC Result 2020 to be released soon. Direct Link to Check RPSC Librarian and Veterinary Officer Result at rpsc.rajasthan.gov.in

RPSC Result 2020 - Rajasthan Public Service Commission (RPSC)  will be releasing  the RPSC Result 2020 for the Post of Librarian and Veterinary Officer on its official website, and RPSC Result 2020 is now available in online mode. The candidates who have appeared in the RPSC Librarian and Veterinary Officer Examination can now check and download their RPSC Result 2020, Result Release Date, Latest RPSC Exam Notifications on Fresherslive.
Fresherslive . 23 hours ago
Result

ESIC Result 2020 Released. Check ESIC Result 2020 for Senior Resident Result at esic.nic.in

ESIC Result 2020 - Check ESIC Result 2020 for the Post of Senior Resident post by Employees' State Insurance Corporation (ESIC) on its official link and download the ESIC Result 2020 date sheet. Aspirants can check the complete details about ESIC Result 2020 and other important Latest updates of ESIC 2020 Result on Fresherslive.
Fresherslive . 23 hours ago

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