IFS Exam Important Dates

The Registrations for IFS 2018 began on 7th February and candidates were able to apply online till the 6th of March. The CSE Preliminary Exam which is common for IFoS and other services was conducted on 3rd June 2018 and results for the same were made available on 14th July.

The IFS Mains will be conducted from the 2nd of December 2018 to the 10th of December 2018. Admit Cards are available at the UPSC official website.

Schedule Important Dates
IFS Official Notification Released 7th February 2018
Last date of Submission of Application form 6th March 2018 (Till 6.00 PM)
IFS Preliminary Exam (CSE) Admit Card Released by UPSC 7th May 2018
CSE Prelim Exam date 3rd June 2018
CSE Preliminary Exam Result Date 15th July 2018
IFS Mains Exam Admit Card Released by UPSC Released – Download Here
IFS Mains Exam Date 2nd to 10th December 2018 (Sunday)

IFS Mains Examination 2018 Schedule

The Mains Examination will begin on the 2nd of December and go on till 10th December 2018. The Admit Card for Mains Exam is now available.

Date Forenoon Session (9 am to 12 noon) Afternoon Session (2 pm to 5 pm)
2nd December 2018 General English General Knowledge
4th December 2018 Botany Paper- I

Mathematics Paper-I

Statistics Paper-I

Botany Paper- II

Mathematics Paper-II

Statistics Paper-II

5th December 2018 Physics Paper- I

Zoology Paper -I

Physics Paper- II

Zoology Paper -II

6th December 2018 Chemistry Paper-I Chemistry Paper-II
7th December 2018 Agriculture Paper- I

Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science Paper- I

Agriculture Paper- II

Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science Paper- II

8th December 2018 Geology Paper-I Geology Paper-II
9th December 2018 Forestry Paper-I Forestry Paper-II
10th December  2018 Agricultural Engineering/ Civil Engineering/ Chemical Engineering / Mechanical Engineering Paper -I Agricultural Engineering/ Civil Engineering/ Chemical Engineering/ Mechanical Engineering -Paper II

IFS 2019 Schedule

The UPSC has released the tentative dates of IFS exam 2019 in the UPSC Exam Calendar 2019. According to this, the UPSC CSE Preliminary Exam 2019 will take place on 2nd June 2019. The IFS Mains Exam 2019 will be held on 1st December 2019.