UPSC 2018 Civil Services IAS Mains Exam Date is Changed

The Union Public Service Commission releases the tentative calendar or exam dates for various examination will be released 5-6 months’ prior the examinations and the UPSC 2018 Tentative calendar for various examinations conducted was released on the 1st of February 2018.

NOTE: Earlier the date of the UPSC Civil Services Mains 2018 Examination was scheduled to be held on 1st of October 2018 but now the IAS mains exam date is changed and is to be held on 28th September 2018.

Below given is the list of examinations conducted by the UPSC as mentioned in the UPSC 2018 Tentative Calendar for the various examination conducted by the UPSC viz.

  1. Engineering Services Examination (ESE)
  2. Combined Defence Services (CDS) Examination
  3. Central Industrial Security Force Assistant Commandant Executive Limited Departmental Competitive Examination (CISF AC(EXE) LDCE)
  4. National Defence Academy and Naval Academy (N.D.A. & N.A.) Examination
  5. Civil Services Examination
  6. Indian Forest Service Examination
  7. Indian Economic Services/ Indian Statistical Services (IES/ISS) Examination
  8. Combined Geo-Scientist and Geologist Examination
  9. Combined Medical Services (CMS) Examination
  10. Central Armed Police Forces Assistant Commandants (CAPF ACs) Examination etc.
  11. S.O./Steno (GD-B/GD-I) LDCE
  12. Reserved for UPSC RT/ Examination

UPSC 2018 TENTATIVE CALENDAR/EXAM DATES OF VARIOUS EXAMINATION

Sl. No. Name of Examination Date of Notification/Start Date of online Application Last Date to fill Applications Date of Commencement of Exam Duration of Exam
1 Engineering Services (Preliminary) Examination, 2018 27.09.2017 23.10.2017 07.01.2018 (SUNDAY) 1 DAY
2 Reserved for UPSC RT/ Examination     21.01.2018 (SUNDAY) 1 DAY
3 C.D.S. Examination (I), 2018 08.11.2017 04.12.2017 04.02.2018 (SUNDAY) 1 DAY
4 Reserved for UPSC RT/ Examination     25.02.2018 (SUNDAY) 1 DAY
5 CISF AC(EXE) LDCE-2018 06.12.2017 29.12.2017 04.03.2018 (SUNDAY) 1 DAY
6 Reserved for UPSC RT/ Examination     11.03.2018 (SUNDAY) 1 DAY
7 * N.D.A. & N.A. Examination (I), 2018 15.01.2018 05.02.2018 22.04.2018 (SUNDAY) 1 DAY
8 Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination, 2018 07.02..2018 06.03.2018 03.06.2018 (SUNDAY) 1 DAY
9 Indian Forest Service (Preliminary) Examination, 2018 through CS(P) Examination 2018
10 I.E.S./I.S.S. Examination, 2018 21.03.2018 16.04.2018 29.6.2018
(FRIDAY)
3 DAYS
11 Combined Geo-Scientist and Geologist Examination, 2018 21.03.2018 16.04.2018 29.6.2018
(FRIDAY)
3 DAYS
12 Engineering Services (Main) Examination, 2018     01.07.2018 (SUNDAY) 1 DAY
13 Combined Medical Services Examination, 2018 11.04.2018 07.05.2018 22.07.2018 (SUNDAY)  

 

1 DAY

14 Reserved for UPSC RT/ Examination     29.07.2018 (SUNDAY) 1 DAY
15 Central Armed Police Forces (ACs) Examination, 2018 25.04.2018 21.05.2018 12.08.2018 (SUNDAY) 1 DAY
16 Reserved for UPSC RT/ Examination     19.08.2018 (SUNDAY) 1 DAY
17 N.D.A. & N.A. Examination (II), 2018 06.06.2018 02.07.2018 09.09.2018 (SUNDAY) 1 DAY
18 Reserved for UPSC RT/ Examination     23.09.2018 (SUNDAY) 1 DAY
19 ** Civil Services (Main) Examination, 2018     28.09.2018 (FRIDAY) 5 DAYS
S20 Reserved for UPSC RT/ Examination     28.10.2018 (SUNDAY) 1 DAY
21 C.D.S. Examination (II), 2018 08.08.2018 03.09.2018 18.11.2018 (SUNDAY) 1 DAY
22 Reserved for UPSC RT/ Examination     25.11.2018 (SUNDAY) 1 DAY
23 Indian Forest Service (Main) Examination, 2018     02.12.2018 (SUNDAY) 10 DAY
24 S.O./Steno (GD-B/GD-I) LDCE 12.09.2018 05.10.2018 15.12.2018 (SATURDAY) 2 DAYS

 

* Date of Notification of NDA & NA Examination (I), 2018 changed from 10.01.2018 to 15.01.2018.
** Civil Services (Main) Examination, 2018 will commence on 28.09.2018 in place of 01.10.2018.

The Commission has the right to change the dates of notification, exam date, and the duration of the examinations or RTs at their discretion if the circumstances warrant.