The UPPSC Commission on Tuesday notified new exam date for UPPSC PCS Pre as 11 October 2020. The Examination Controller reschedules the PCS Pre Exam 2020 date and released New Exam Calendar 2020-21 on commission website. Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission (UPPSC) now will conduct Combined State / Upper Subordinate Services (Preliminary) Examination 2020, commonly known as PCS (Pre) 2020 along with ACF/ RFO exam on 11 October 2020, Commission added.
The Preliminary examination for Assistant Conservator of Forest (ACF) and Range Forest Officer (RFO) which was to be conducted on June 21, now rescheduled to new exam date i.e October 11, 2020 said UPPSC controller of Exams, Arvind Kumar Mishra.
On June 8, 2020 Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission revised the Examination Calendar due to Coronavirus pandemic. The March-June scheduled examinations postponed to the new examination dates starting from 18 July 2020. Confirming the new PCS Pre 2020 examination date on 11 October 2020, Commission on Tuesday amended the calendar with 12 other Examinations.
Earlier the Combined State / Upper Subordinate Services (Preliminary) Examination 2020, and Assistant Conservator of Forest/ Range Forest Officer exam was scheduled to be conducted on June 21 but were postponed due to the unfavorable conditions caused by pandemic.
Reviewing the situation on Tuesday, UPPSC commission released the examination dates of 13 recruitment exams through new exam Calendar. As per calendar 2020-21 PCS (Pre)-2020 now will be held in October 2nd week.
BEO/ APO / PCS Mains Exams shifted-
As per the amended calendar, the Assistant Conservator of Forest (ACF)/Range Forest Officer (RFO) Pre 2020 examination now will be held on 11/10/2020. Along with PCS Prelim exam, Commission has also shifted UPPSC PCS ACF/RFO Mains-2019 will now be held from September 19 onwards. In the same row Combined State Engineering Services Exam (Mains) 2019 is also shifted to November 1st.
The Block Education Officer (BEO) prelim exam 2020 will be held on 16 August 2020, whereas BEO Mains Recruitment Exam-2019 is rescheduled on December 6.
Uttar Pradesh PO/APO (Main) Exam-2016 which has been postponed multiple times will be held on December 22, 2020.
UPPSC PCS Pre 2020 Admit Card-
The examination e-admit card for the Uttar Pradesh PCS Pre exam 2020 are expected to out before 10 days of examination. The notice on release of admit card would be communicated through uppsc.up.nic.in website. Applicants using registration details shall likely get download UPPSC PCS Pre admit card from October 2020 beginning.