Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) is going to release Civil Services Examination (CSE) Prelim 2020 new exam date. UPSC Commission on June 5, 2020 scheduled CSE Prelim 2020 new exam date as 4 October 2020 and schedule, revising the previous exam date from 31 May, 2020. According to report, UPSC Commission issued Civil Service 2020 new exam date, shifted to 04/10/2020 in afternoon at official website upsc.gov.in. Postponing the intimation on Revised Exam date from 20 May, Union Public Service Commission re-scheduled June 5 as new date to release revised schedule for UPSC Civil Service Prelim exam 2020.
More than 10 lakh applicants have applied for the UPSC CSE Prelim Exam 2020. From February 12, the registration process was began on total 796 posts under CSE 2020. Due to Covid19 pandemic, Commission decided to postpone May 31, scheduled CSE Prelim examination.
New Calendar- Now UPSC Civil Service Prelim 2020 Exam will be held on 4 October 2020. UPSC commission earlier scheduled to release new exam dates for Civil Services Preliminary Examination 2020 on May 20 but due to unfavorable situation, Commission decided to reassess the situation after lockdown 4, ended on May 31. Further revising the guidelines Ministry of Home Affairs on May 30, issued Unlock1 guidelines allowing states & union territories to take several decision on their own behalf.
Based on report, candidates can check UPSC Civil Service Prelim 2020 new date or revised schedule from upsc.gov.in from June 5 onwards. UPSC CSE Prelim 2020 and Forest Services Examination (Preliminary) dates will be intimated at website tomorrow, said a source familiar with Commission. Earlier, the UPSC civil services prelim examination was scheduled to be conductd on May 31 but later postponed due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
UPSC Civil Service on 4 October
(i) Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination (Objective type) for the selection of candidates for the Indian Civil Serviced and Indian Forest Service (Main) Examination; AND (ii) Indian Forest Service (Main) Examination (Written and Interview) for the selection of candidates for the Indian Forest Service.
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Nearly 10 Lakh Applications on 796 Posts
In comparable to seven lakh registrations received under UPSC Prelims Examination 2019, last year, total 10 lakh aspirants have registered for the UPSC Civil Service Exam 2020. From February 12 to March 3, 2020, the applications were received from eligible students. In proposed CSE 2020 exam bulletin, Commission scheduled the tentative exam date for Prelim Exam on May 31, which successively postponed till further notice.
New Exam Date on 5 June
Commission earlier intimated to release new exam date on Friday (June 5, 2020). The revised date notice would be published only at official website. Students can view availability of notice on Civil Service Exam 2020 going through the mentioned site.
Official website of UPSC Commission- www.upsc.gov.in