UPSC CSE Exam Date Notification

Exam Date: UPSC CSE Prelim 2019 – 2nd June 2019

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UPSC CSE Exam Date


For the Civil Services Examination 2019, the notification was released by UPSC in February 2019 and the application process was concluded by 18th March. The Preliminary Exam was conducted on 2nd June 2019 and the result was released on 14th July. The Mains Exam took place from October (Essay + GS Papers) to November (Language Papers + Optional).

Results for UPSC Mains 2019 can be expected in January 2020 and UPSC CSE Personality Test (Interview) will tentatively be scheduled for March. Selected candidates will be declared in the month of April/May 2020 (per the prev. year’s trend)


Exam Events Dates
Stage: Preliminary Exam
Notification 19 February 2019
Application Forms 19th February to 18th March
Admit Card May [Three weeks before Prelim]
CSE Prelims 2nd June 2019
Answer Key After final result of UPSC of Civil Service Exam (in the following year)
Stage: Mains Examination 
Notification July
Detailed Application Form 23rd July to 6th August 2019
Admit Card October
Mains Examination 28th to 30th October – Essay + GS Papers

28th – Paper I (Essay)

29th – Paper II, Paper III

30th – Paper IV, Paper V

6th to 7th October – Language Papers + Essay

6th – Indian Language Paper + English Paper

7th – Optional Paper I, Optional Paper II

Mains Result January 2020 (expected)
Personality Test (Interview)
Personality Test Tentatively to be conducted in February/March 2019
Final Result April/May 2020