UPSC exam

UPSC Prelims first shift concludes, aspirants find paper difficult and unpredictable

This year, a total of over 10.58 lakh candidates have applied for the UPSC Prelims examination from pan India.

published on : 4th October 2020

Not possible to further defer civil services exams: UPSC tells SC

During the hearing, advocate Naresh Kaushik appearing for the UPSC submitted before the bench that it's completely impossible to postpone the exam.

published on : 28th September 2020

More than 30,000 in Andhra to appear for civil service prelims on October 4

As many as 30,199 candidates from the State have been registered for the exam. 

published on : 26th September 2020

197 women qualify in civil services exam 2019

IRS officer Pradeep Singh ranked first while third rank holder Pratibha Verma topped among the women candidates.

published on : 5th August 2020

Keralites shine in UPSC exam, among top 100

Jeydev C S, who has roots in Kerala, bags fifth rank; Aswathy Srinivas, Safna Nazarudeen rank 40 & 45, respectively

published on : 5th August 2020

Disability didn’t hinder his ‘vision’ to become an IAS officer

It was four years back that D Balanagendran first cracked the UPSC exams. He secured the 927th rank, and was offered Group-A services.

published on : 5th August 2020

Against all odds: Visually-impaired Jayant Mankale of Maharashtra cracks IAS

Jayant Mankale lost 75 per cent of his vision after suffering from retinitis pigmentosa, a group of rare genetic disorders that involve a breakdown and loss of cells in the retina.

published on : 4th August 2020

UPSC announces results of civil services exam 2019, Pradeep Singh secures top position

A total of 829 candidates have been recommended for IAS, IFS and IPS, among other civil services.

published on : 4th August 2020

Citing COVID-19, government allows civil services candidates to get medical tests done in states, UTs

The rules provide that a candidate must be in good mental and bodily health and free from any physical defect likely to interfere with the discharge of his duties as an officer of the service.

published on : 15th July 2020

Ray of hope for transgenders as Centre plans recruitment for them in CAPF, BSF

On Wednesday, the Union Ministry of Home Affairs asked four paramilitary forces — CRPF, ITBP, CISF and SSB — to give their views on the matter by Thursday.

published on : 3rd July 2020

UPSC allows civil services prelims' candidates to change exam centres

Originally, the civil services preliminary examination 2020 was scheduled to be held on May 31, but it had to be postponed to October 4.

published on : 1st July 2020

These are the new dates for Civil Services examination as released by UPSC

It also said that the UPSC Personality Tests for Civil Services (Main) Examination, 2019 for remaining candidates will be resumed from July 20.  

published on : 5th June 2020

Kerala's first tribal girl to crack civil service to join as Assistant Collector in Kozhikode

Sreedhanya Suresh completed her degree from St Joseph’s College Devagiri in Kozhikode and post-graduation from the Calicut University campus.

published on : 5th May 2020

UPSC prelims postponed; aspirants relieved

Despite delaying the preliminary exams until further orders, the entire process will be carried out without hindrance, say the coaching centres.

published on : 30th April 2020