IES & ISS Exam
Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has announced notification for Indian Economic Service (IES)/ Indian Statistical Service (ISS) Examination 2018. This exam is a combined competitive examination conducted yearly as part of recruitment for Grade IV vacancies in the Indian Economics Service (IES) and the Indian Statistical Services (ISS). Without the slightest doubt it is one of the most competitive examinations in the country as it aims at recruiting the best with no place for second bests. IES & ISS Exam Importants Dates : Application Start Date : 21st March 2018 End Date for Application : 16th April 2018 Admit Card Download : June 2018 Date of Entrance Exam : 29th June 2018 Date of Publication of Result of IES/ISS : July 2018 Date of Interview : August 2018 Final Result will be declared on : August 2018 IES & ISS Exam Pattern : There will be six papers in IES exam including General Economics-I, General English and General Studies, General Economics-II, Indian Economics and General Economics-III. There will six papers in ISS exam including General Studies and General English, Statics-I, II, III and IV. Every paper will be of 200 marks except General Studies and General English which will of 100 marks.Negative marking rule will be applicable. The language mode of the exam will be English only. IES & ISS Eligibility Criteria: Minimum Age: 21 years and Maximum Age: 30 years as on 1st August 2018. Indian Economic Service: Candidate must have Post-Graduate degree in Economics/ Applied Economics/ Business Economics/ Econometric Indian Statistical Service: Candidate must have Post-Graduate degree in Statistics/ Mathematical Statistics / Applied Statistics from a recognised University.