Indian Economic Service and Indian Statistical Service Examination

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UPSC IES ISSE Basic Information

  • Application Fee:₹ 200
  • Examination Modes:Pen & Paper Mode
  • Exam Conducting Body:Union Public Service Commission (UPSC)

UPSC IES ISSE 2023: Application Form (Released), Exam Date (Out), Eligibility

Updated On - March 10 2023 by Divyansh K

UPSC IES ISSE 2023 Registration has been started from 06 to 26 April 2023. The exam will be conducted on 24 June 2023 by Union Public Service Commission(UPSC). This entrance exam conducts in offline mode to recruit in the post in the central government department in the service of the economist and statistical profession. Aspirants must go through the given below article to know more information about eligibility criteria, syllabus, exam pattern, and application form for the UPSC IES ISSE examination 2023.

UPSC IES ISSE 2023 Exam Status

The following table shows the UPSC IES ISSE 2023 exam status:


Indian Economic Service and Indian Statistical Service Examination 2023 Status

Application Form released
Exam date24 June 2023

Latest Updates

  • IES ISSE 2023 Application Form will be released on 06 April 2023. The last date to apply for the exam is 26 April 2023. Candidates can apply here--- Apply Now.
  • UPSC has released the exam date. IES ISSE 2023 Entrance exam is scheduled to be held on 24 June 2023.

UPSC IES ISSE 2023 Important Dates

Given below are important dates of UPSC IES ISSE 2023:

UPSC IES 2023 Dates
EventsDates (announced)
Releasing Date of Application Form06 April 2023 
Last Date to fill the Application Form26 April 2023
Hall Ticket June 2023
Examination Date24 June 2023 (for 3 days)

UPSC IES ISSE 2023 Application Form

Candidates can fill the UPSC IES 2023 Application Form from 06 April 2023 tentatively on the official website. Check the important points regarding the IES ISSE registration process 2023:
  • Applicants are required to apply through online mode only.
  • Upload the scanned copy of documents such as photographs and signatures in the prescribed format.
  • Candidates should avoid submitting multiple applications. If in case the candidates need to submit multiple applications they must make sure that the application with a higher RID (Registration ID) is complete in all respect.
  • In the case of multiple applications form, the applications form with higher RID shall be considered by the Commission, and fee paid against one RID shall not be adjusted against any other RID. 
  • Candidates should provide a valid email id because it is used for further communication between the candidate and the authority.
  • Must have one of the valid photo ID proofs like voter IDs, Aadhar card, driving license, PAN card, passport, and any other proof which is issued by the state or central government.

UPSC IES ISSE Application Fees

Go through the given mentioned details related to UPSC IES ISSE 2023 Application Fees category wise:

UPSC IES ISSE Registration Fees
CategoryApplication Fees
General CategoryRs. 200/-
Mode of Payment: Applicants can make payments through both offline as well as an online mode-
Online Mode: Via using Visa/Master/RuPay Credit/Debit Card or Net Banking of SBI 
Offline Mode: Via depositing the money in any branch of SBI bank.

UPSC IES ISSE 2023 Eligibility Criteria

Must check their UPSC IES ISSE 2023 Eligibility Criteria before filling out the online application form. Given below are the all relevant points related to IES ISSE eligibility:

Nationality: Must possess the citizenship of the following country to be eligible for the exam-
  • India 
  • Bhutan
  • Nepal
Age Criteria: Given below are the table of age criteria for the exam -
Upper Age 30 Years
Lower Age21 Years

There are five years of relaxation in the upper age limit for SC/ST category and three years of relaxation for other backward class candidates.

UPSC IES ISSE 2023 Admit Card 

Candidates can download the UPSC IES ISSE 2023 Admit Card on the UPSC website. Check the given points of admit card:
  • Admit card should be issued three weeks before the exam on the official website.
  • Candidates can download their IES ISSE e-admit card from the official website.
  • Authority will not send the admit card by post.
  • Candidates must check every detail carefully.

UPSC IES ISSE 2023 Exam Pattern

Candidates must go through the given below table of UPSC IES ISSE 2023 Exam Pattern to know the question paper structure:

Exam ModePen and Paper Based (Offline)
Duration3 Hours (Each paper)
Type of QuestionsObjective Type Question
Marking Scheme1/3 marks deducted with each wrong answer
Subject wise marks and time distribution of Indian Economic Service:
SubjectDuration Marks
General English3 Hour100
General Studies3 Hour100
General Economics-I3 Hour200
 General Economics-II 3 Hour200
General Economics-III 3 Hour200
Indian Economics3 Hour200
Subject wise marks and time distribution of Indian Statistical Service:
Subject Duration Marks
General English3 Hours100
General Studies3 Hours 100
Statistics-I (Objective)2 Hours200
 Statistics-II (Objective) 2 Hours200
Statistics-III (Descriptive) 3 Hours200
Statistics-IV (Descriptive)3 Hours200

UPSC IES ISSE 2023 Syllabus

Candidates should be mentioned below information regarding the UPSC IES ISSE 2023 Syllabus for better preparation:
General English: In this section, the question will be based on the unseen passage, synonym,s and antonyms, word formation, etc.
General Studies: Questions are based on Indian polity and the constitution of India, the History of India Geography of nature, etc.
Economics: Check the given mentioned information about the Economics syllabus:
Theory of Consumer’s DemandFinancial and Capital Market
Theory of ProductionEconomic Growth and Development
 Theory of ValueInternational Economics
 Theory of DistributionBalance of Payments
Welfare EconomicsGlobal Institutions
Economic ThoughtPublic Finance
Concept of National Income and Social AccountingEnvironmental Economics
Theory of employment, Output, Inflation, Money, and FinanceIndustrial Economics
State, Market, and Planning History of development and planning
Federal FinanceBudgeting and Fiscal Policy
Poverty, Unemployment and Human DevelopmentAgriculture and Rural Development Strategies
India’s experience with Urbanisation and MigrationIndustry: Strategy of industrial development
LabourForeign trade
Money and BankingInflation
Statistics: Given below are the table of the syllabus of statistic:
ProbabilityStatistical Methods
Numerical AnalysisComputer application and Data Processing
Linear ModelsStatistical Inference and Hypothesis Testing
Official StatisticsSampling Techniques
EconometricsApplied Statistics
Operations Research and ReliabilityDemography and Vital Statistics
Survival Analysis and Clinical TrialQuality Control
Multivariate AnalysisDesign and Analysis of Experiments
Computing with C and R 
Candidates can download the UPSC IES ISSE 2023 Information Brochure Pdf here.

UPSC IES ISSE 2023 Preparation Tips

The following  UPSC IES ISSE 2023 preparation tips will help the candidates during their preparation for the exam:

  • Firstly, the candidate needs to know the entrance exam syllabus which is mentioned on the official website.
  • Candidates must divide the syllabus into small sections.
  • Mark all the important points and prepare notes for each important topic.
  • Practice question papers from all the previous year's sample papers and question papers.

UPSC IES ISSE 2023 Answer Key 

The conducting authority will release the UPSC IES ISSE 2023 Answer Key on the official website. Check all the essential points of IES ISSE exam answer key 2023:
  • Firstly authority will release the provisional answer key and give chance to the candidates if, they want to make an objection or challenge the answer key.
  • Authority considered the objection and if they find them correct then they make the changes in the answer key and published the final answer key.
  • After the publication of the final answer key, the authority will not entertain any objection from the candidates regarding the answer key.

UPSC IES ISSE 2023 Exam Centre

The candidate can choose the examination centre for UPSC IES ISSE 2023 from the given table below:

UPSC IES ISSE 2023 Result

UPSC IES ISSE 2023 Result of written exam on the official website. Check the all relevant information of IES ISSE scorecard 2023:
  • Authority will release the result on the official website in the form of a PDF.
  • The result contains details of candidates such as name, roll number, and marks for the qualified candidates.
  • The release of the result separately for both the stage and final result of the stage contains the information of those who qualify for admission after the document verification.

Documents Required at the time of verification

Must keep the following documents ready at the time of document verification:

  • Age Proof
  • Passing certificate of the Qualifying exam
  • Caste certificate
  • Certificate in support of the claim for age/fee concession, where applicable
  • Certificate in support of being persons with Benchmark Disability (where applicable)

UPSC IES ISSE 2023 Highlight

Applicants can check the basic details regarding the UPSC IES ISSE recruitment exam 2023 from the given mentioned table:

Exam NameUPSC IES ISSE 2023
Full NameUPSC Indian Economic Service and Indian Statistical Service
Conducting BodyUnion Public Service Commission
LevelNational Level
Exam ModeOffline Mode
Application ModeOnline Mode
Official Website
AimRecruit for the post in the central government department in the service of the economist and statistical profession
Application Link Apply Now

About Union Public Service Commission

The Union Public Service Commission commonly abbreviated as UPSC is India's premier central recruiting agency. It is responsible for appointments to and examinations for All India services and group A & group B of Central services. While the Department of Personnel and Training is the central personnel agency in India. The agency's charter is granted by Part XIV of the Constitution of India, titled as Services Under the Union and the States. The commission is mandated by the Constitution for appointments to the services of the Union and All India Services. It is also required to be consulted by the Government in matters relating to the appointment, transfer, promotion, and disciplinary matters.

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UPSC IES ISSE Important Dates

Application Form Date06 Apr - 26 Apr 2023
Exam Date24 Jun 2023
Result09 Sep 2023 (Tentative)

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Form Start Date:

06 Apr 2023

Form End Date:

26 Apr 2023

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