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Firstly, Civil Services Examination 2020 (CSE 2020) is one of the toughest examinations in the world in which the success rate is just 0.1% to 0.3% out of 11 Lakhs aspirants. Also, the UPSC (Union Public Service Commission) conducts this famous national level competitive examinations in India. Then, the successful candidates who qualify the examination get the recruitment at numerous services of the Government of India like

  • Indian Administrative Services (IAS)
  • Indian Foreign Services (IFS)
  • Indian Police Services (IPS)
  • Indian Revenue Services (IRS)

Moreover, the examination consists of two phases. The first phase is Preliminary Examination that involves two Multiple Choice Question Papers, i.e., Aptitude Test, and General Studies. The second phase is the Main Examination that involves nine Conventional Type Question Papers and also Personal Interview. Finally, the aspiring candidates must read the below article for complete information related to Civil Services Examination 2020.


The result for CIVIL SERVICES PRELIMINARY EXAMINATION 2020 is announced and the DAF (CSM) will be available on the website of the Commission from 23 July 2020 to 06 August 2020 till 6.00 P.M.

  • Candidates can obtain any information/clarification regarding their result from The Union Public Service Commission Facilitation Counter near the Examination Hall Building in its Campus at Dholpur House, Shahjahan Road, New Delhi about the above-mentioned examination on all working days between 10.00 AM to 5.00 PM, in person or on Tel. No. 011-23385271, 011-23098543 or 011-23381125.
  • Candidates can also obtain information regarding their result by accessing the Union Public Service Commission Website

Civil Services Examination 2020 Important Dates

Name of Event Date of Event
Preliminary Examination Main Examination
The release of Official Notification 07 February 2020 Not Available
Deadline for Submission of Application Form 06 March 2020 Not Available
Release of Admit Card May 2020 November 2020
Civil Services Examination 2020 03 June 2020 01 October 2020
Declaration of Result August 2020 / September 2020 January 2019 / February 2019

Application Form for UPSC Civil Services Examination 2020

Firstly, a huge lot of aspirants appear for the Civil Services Examination every year. So, the competition is quite high for selection. Therefore, out of such a huge number of applicants, only those who secure the marks more than the cutoff marks in the Preliminary Examination will be eligible to appear for Main Examination. Moreover, the Preliminary Examination is the qualifying examination for Main Examination.

Also, the application form for the Preliminary Examination will be available on 7 February 2020. Then, the application form for the Main Examination will be available after the result declaration of the Preliminary Examination.

UPSC (Union Public Service Commission) Examination 2020 Application Fee

  • Firstly, the application form fee will be Rs. 100 /-.
  • But, Scheduled Castes / Scheduled Tribes / Physically Handicapped / Women need not pay the application form fee.
  • The payment of application form fee is available either through online mode or offline mode.

Eligibility Criteria for Civil Services Examination 2020 or Union Public Service Commission

Parameters Eligibility Criteria
  • The aspirants must be the nationals of India.
  • The candidates should be the nationals of Nepal or subjects of Bhutan
  • The applicants can have migrated from Ethiopia, Kenya, Malawi, Myanmar, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Tanzania, Uganda, Vietnam, Zaire, and Zambia to become the permanent resident of India.
Education The candidates must have a degree from

  • Central, State, or Deemed University
  • Correspondence or Distance Education
  • Open University
  • The government of India recognized equivalent to any one of the above

Also, the candidates satisfying the below eligibility criteria are also eligible for application provided they prove their eligibility from competent authority at their Institute / University at the time of Main Examination.

  • The aspirants who have appeared in the qualifying examination.
  • The candidates who passed M.B.B.S. but presently involved in their internship.
  • The applicants who have passed ICAI, ICSI, and ICWAI.
  • A qualifying examination degree from a private university.
  • A qualifying examination degree from Association of Indian Universities recognized foreign university.
Age Limitation
  • The applicants must be in between the age of 21 Years to 32 Years as on 1 August 2020.
  • There will be relaxation for different reserved categories.
Number of Attempts
  • Unreserved – 6 Attempts
  • Other Backward Classes – 9 Attempts
  • Scheduled Castes / Scheduled Tribes – 16 Attempts

Relaxation for Reserved Categories in UPSC Exam

Category Upper Age Limit Number of Attempts
Unreserved 32 Years 6 Attempts
Other Backward Classes 35 Years 9 Attempts
Scheduled Castes / Scheduled Tribes 37 Years No Limit
Physically Handicapped (Blind, Deaf, Orthopedic) 42 Years
  • Unreserved – 9 Attempts
  • Scheduled Castes / Scheduled Tribes – No Limit
Jammu and Kashmir Domicile
  • Unreserved – 37 Years
  • Other Backward Classes – 40 Years
  • Scheduled Castes / Scheduled Tribes – 40 Years
  • Physically Handicapped – 50 Years
No Limit
Servicemen Disabled from Duty
  • Unreserved – 37 Years
  • Other Backward Classes – 40 Years
  • Scheduled Castes / Scheduled Tribes – 40 Years
No Limit


The results for preliminary exams are announced and available here.

Moreover, the official website of UPSC is

Finally, stay tuned with EntranceZone for more updates and information related to Civil Services Examination 2020.

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  1. Sir, is it actual date or it will change by next year?
    I mean the dates of Upsc application form given in this site for the post of IAS,IRS


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