UPSC Recruitment 2020 - IAS, IFoS, IES, CDS, CAPF and others

Check out the latest notification of UPSC recruitment 2020 of IAS, IPS, IRS, IES, CAPF, Defence services released by Union Public Service Commission. Find out the notification date, Exam dates and exam pattern for the top exam conducted by UPSC.

Note: Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the commission has released the revised UPSC Exam Calendar in which the dates of a few of the UPSC examinations have been changed. Below given are the revised dates of the examination. 

UPSC Recruitment 2020 - Important Dates

UPSC Recruitment Exam

Application Date

Last Date to Apply

Exam Date

IES Exam 2020 (Prelims)

25.09.2019

15.10.2019

05.01.2020

CDS (1) Exam 2020

30.10.2019

19.11.2019

02.02.2020

NDA (1) Exam 2020

08.01.2020

28.01.2020

06.09.2020

IAS Exam 2020 (Prelims)

12.02.2020

03.03.2020

04.10.2020

IFoS Exam 2020

12.02.2020

03.03.2020

04.10.2020

CAPF Exam 2020

18.08.2020

07.09.2020

20.12.2020

NDA (2) Exam 2020

10.06.2020

30.06.2020

06.09.2020

CDS (2) Exam 2020

05.08.2020

25.08.2020

08.11.2020

UPSC Recruitment 2020 - IAS Exam

Civil Services Exam is a competitive exam conducted for the UPSC recruitment of All India Services like IAS/IPS and other Group A and B services (IRS, IRTS, IAAS, etc).

IAS Exam 2020 - Important Dates

Notification Released

12-02-2020

Application for Prelims starts

12-02-2020 to 03-03-2020

Prelims exam 

31-05-2020 04-10-2020

Mains exam 

18-09-2020 08-01-2021

Personality Test

February - March 2020

UPSC Recruitment Eligibility Criteria - IAS exam

  • Nationality: A citizen of India
  • Age Limit: 21 years to 32 years
  • Educational Qualification: A degree from a recognized university.
  • Number of Attempts: 06 attempts for General Category, 09 for OBC and No upper limit for SC/ST.

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UPSC Recruitment 2020 - Forest Services Exam

Indian Forest Service Exam is the Forestry service of India. It is one of the three All India Services of the Government of India. Its members are recruited by the national government but serve under state government or central government.

IFoS Exam 2020 - Important Dates 

IFoS Exam 2020 Notification

12-02-2020

IFoS Prelims Exam 2020 Apply Dates

12-02-2020 to 03-03-2020

IFoS Prelims 2020 Exam

31-05-2020 04-10-2020

IFoS Mains Exam 2020

22-11-2020 28-02-2021

IFoS Interview Dates

February - March 2020

UPSC IFoS Exam Eligibility

  • Nationality: A citizen of India
  • Age Limit: 21 years to 32 years
  • Educational Qualification: A science or engineering degree from a recognised university.
  • Number of Attempts: 06 attempts for General Category, 09 for OBC and No upper limit for SC/ST.

UPSC IFoS Exam Pattern

UPSC conducts Forest Services Exam in three stages

  1. IFoS Prelims Exam (Objective Type Questions)
  2. IFoS Mains Exam (Descriptive Type Questions)
  3. IFoS Interview (Personality Test)

IFoS Prelims Exam Pattern

IAS Prelims Paper

Number of Questions

Marks 

Time Duration

GS Paper 1 

100

200

2 Hours

GS Paper 2 - CSAT

(Qualifying Paper)

80

200

2 Hours

Note: 1/3rd marks will be deducted for every wrong answer

IFoS Mains Exam Pattern

IFoS Mains Paper

Subject

Marks

Paper 1

General English

300

Paper 2

General Knowledge

300

Paper 3

Optional Subject 1- Paper 1

200

Paper 4

Optional Subject 1- Paper 2

200

Paper 5

Optional Subject 2- Paper 1

200

Paper 6

Optional Subject 2- Paper 2

200

IFoS Interview

The IFoS interview is conducted to assess the personality of the candidates. The marks allotted for IFoS interview is 300 marks.

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UPSC Recruitment 2020 - IES Exam

IES exam is conducted by UPSC. It primarily constitutes of Engineers who work for or under the Government of India. The task of those selected for Engineering Service is to manage a large segment of the Public sector economy which comprises Railroads, Public works, Power, Telecommunications, etc.

IES Exam 2020 - Important Dates

IES Exam 2020 Notification

25-09-2019

IES Prelims Exam 2020 Apply Dates

25-09-2019 to 15-10-2019

IES Prelims 2020 Exam

05-01-2020

IES Mains Exam 2020

28-06-2020 09-08-2020

IES Interview Dates

October - November 2020

IES Exam Eligibility

  • Nationality: A citizen of India
  • Age Limit: 21 years to 30 years
  • Educational Qualification: An engineering degree from a recognized university.
  • Number of Attempts: No upper limit in IES exam.

IES Exam Pattern

UPSC conducts IES exam in three stages - Prelims, Mains and Interview. IES Prelims exam is objective paper and IES Mains exam questions are conventional papers.

IES Prelims Exam Pattern

Paper

Time Duration 

Total Marks

Medium of Exam

Paper 1 - (General Studies and Engineering Aptitude)

2 hours

200

English

Paper 2 - (EE/ME/CE/EC) 

3 hours

300

English

Note: For every wrong answer ⅓ rd of the marks will be deducted

IES Mains Exam Pattern

Paper

Time Duration 

Total Marks

Medium of Exam

Paper 1 - (EE/ME/CE/EC)

3 hours

300

English

Paper 2 - (EE/ME/CE/EC) 

3 hours

300

English

Note: 5% of marks will be deducted in total marks if handwriting is not legible

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UPSC Recruitment 2020 - CDS Exam

The UPSC conducts the Combined Defense Service exam twice a year for the recruitment of candidates to Indian Military Academy (IMA), Officers Training Academy (OTA), Indian Naval Academy (INA) and Indian Air Force Academy (AFA). CDS provides an opportunity to those aspirants who have a desire to serve the country by being a part of the Military forces of the country.

CDS Exam 2020 - Important Dates 

CDS Exam Details

CDS (1) Exam 2020

CDS (2) Exam 2020

Notification

31.10.2019

05.08.2020

Application Dates

31.10.2019 to 19.11.2019

05.08.2020 to 25.08.2020

Exam Date

02.02.2020

08.11.2020

CDS Exam Eligibility

Age Limit for CDS Exam

Indian Military Academy

19-24 years

Air Force Academy

19-24 years

Indian Naval Academy

19-22 years

Officers Training Academy

19-25 years

Educational Qualification for CDS Exam

  • For Indian Military Academy / Officers Training Academy: Degree from a recognized University or equivalent
  • For Indian Naval Academy: Bachelors of Engineering degree from a recognized university
  • For Air Force Academy: Degree from a recognized University of Physics and Mathematics at 10+2 level or Bachelors of Engineering

CDS Exam Pattern

CDS Exam Paper

Paper Type

Questions

Marks

Exam Duration

CDS Paper 1 - General English

MCQs

120

100

2 Hours

CDS Paper 2 - General Knowledge

MCQs

120

100

2 Hours

CDS Paper 3 - Mathematics

MCQs

100

100

2 Hours

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UPSC Recruitment 2020 - CAPF Exam

UPSC conducts CAPF exams to recruit candidates for Central Armed Forces which Includes Border Security Force(BSF), Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), Central Industrial Security Force(CISF), Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) and Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB).

UPSC CAPF 2020 - Important Dates

CAPF Exam 2020 Notification

22-04-2020 18-08-2020

CAPF Prelims Exam 2020 Apply Dates

22-04-2020 to 12-05-2020
18-08-2020 to 07-09-2020

CAPF Prelims 2020 Exam

09-08-2020 20-12-2020

CAPF Exam Eligibility

Age Limit for CAPF Exam

The candidate's age should be in between 20-25 years. Age relaxation is also allowed according to the central government rule. Physical standards are also required.

Educational Qualification

  • Bachelor's Degree from a recognized University
  • Last year students can also appear for the exam

CAPF Exam Pattern

CAPF Paper 

Subject

Number of Questions

Marks 

Duration

Paper 1 (Objective)

General Ability and Intelligence

125

250

2 Hours 

Paper 2 (Subjective)

General Studies, Essay, and Comprehension

6

200

3 Hours

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