UPSC IAS Exam 2020: Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released the IAS Exam 2020 today i.e. on 05 June 2020 (Friday) on its official website. As per the UPSC Revised Calendar 2020, UPSC Civil Service Exam will be conducted on 04 October 2020 (Sunday.)
Lakhs of candidates have applied for UPSC Civil Service Exam 2020. The exam will be conducted for the recruitment to the Services and Posts in Indian Administrative Service, Indian Foreign Service, Indian Police Service, Indian P & T Accounts & Finance Service, Group ‘A, Indian Revenue Service (Customs and Central Excise), Group ‘A’. etc.
Other than this, UPSC has announced the dates of UPSC IES/ISS 2020 (Indian Economic Service/Indian Statistical Service Examination) Notice, UPSC CMS 2020 (Combined Medical Services Examination) Notice, UPSC Central Armed Police Forces Exam 2020 and UPSC NDA & Naval Academy Exam 2020. Candidates can check the exam date through the UPSC Revised Calendar below:
Earlier, on 04 May 2020, a notification was issued by the UPSC regarding the postpone of the UPSC IAS Exam 2020, According to UPSC Civil Service Exam Notice, the situation would be assessed on 20 May 2020 and after that UPSC IAS New Exam Date shall be announced.
UPSC Civil Service Prelims Exam was scheduled to be held on 31 May 2020 and was postponed due to nation-wide lockdown, as a safety measure against Coronavirus (COVID- 19) spread.As per the notice issued by UPSC on 04 May 2020 “The Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination, 2020, scheduled to be held on May 31, 2020 therefore stands deferred. Since this examination also serves as the screening test for the Indian Forest Service Examination, the schedule for the Indian Forest Service Examination is also deferred.
UPSC IAS 2020 Notification was released on 05 February 2020 and the last date for registration was 03 March 2020. Approx 9 lakh candidates have applied for the exam across India