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UPSC 2018 Calendar IAS Exam Dates | Schedule | Time Table

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The Union Public Services has released the UPSC 2018 Calendar , Exam dates/Schedule/Time Table for civil services  IAS and IES  Exams. The Civil Service Examination is toughest examination in our country. The success rate of this examination is comparatively very low. But if you can work smartly under right guidance you can crack this examination in the first attempt itself. Aspirants are eagerly waiting for the new schedule of the UPSC 2018 Civil Service Examination, please find it below. Here we are giving the UPSC 2018 Civil Services IAS Exam Dates/Schedule/Calendar/Time Table in details.

Union Public Services Commission (UPSC) conducts examinations for various posts that include,

  • Civil Services Examination
  • Engineering Services Examination
  • Combined Defense Services Examination
  • National Defense Academy Examination
  • Geologists’ Examination
  • Indian Statistical Service Examination/Indian Economic Service
  • Central Armed Police Forces (Assistant Commandant)
  • Combined Medical Services Examination.  
S.
No.
Name of ExaminationDate of
Notification
Last Date for
receipt of
Applications
Date of
commencement
of Exam
Duration of
Exam
1
Engineering Services (Preliminary) Examination, 201827.09.201723.10.201707.01.2018
(SUNDAY)
1 DAY
2Reserved for UPSC RT/ Examination21.01.2018
(SUNDAY)
1 DAY
3C.D.S. Examination (I), 201808.11.201704.12.201704.02.2018
(SUNDAY)
1 DAY
4Reserved for UPSC RT/ Examination25.02.2018
(SUNDAY)
1 DAY
5CISF AC(EXE) LDCE-201806.12.201729.12.201704.03.2018
(SUNDAY)
1 DAY
6Reserved for UPSC RT/ Examination11.03.2018
(SUNDAY)
1 DAY
7N.D.A. & N.A. Examination (I), 201810.01.201805.02.201822.04.2018
(SUNDAY)
1 DAY
8Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination, 201807.02..201806.03.201803.06.2018
(SUNDAY)
1 DAY
9Indian Forest Service (Preliminary) Examination, 2018
through CS(P) Examination 2018
07.02..201806.03.201803.06.2018
(SUNDAY)
1 DAY
10I.E.S./I.S.S. Examination, 201821.03.201816.04.201829.6.2018
(FRIDAY)
3 DAYS
11Combined Geo-Scientist and Geologist Examination, 201821.03.201816.04.201829.6.2018
(FRIDAY)
3 DAYS
12Engineering Services (Main) Examination, 201801.07.2018
(SUNDAY)
1 DAY
13Combined Medical Services Examination, 201811.04.201807.05.201822.07.2018
(SUNDAY)
1 DAY
14Reserved for UPSC RT/ Examination29.07.2018
(SUNDAY)
1 DAY
15Central Armed Police Forces (ACs) Examination, 201825.04.201821.05.201812.08.2018
(SUNDAY)
1 DAY
16Reserved for UPSC RT/ Examination19.08.2018
(SUNDAY)
1 DAY
17N.D.A. & N.A. Examination (II), 201806.06.201802.07.201809.09.2018
(SUNDAY)
1 DAY
18Reserved for UPSC RT/ Examination23.09.2018
(SUNDAY)
1 DAY
19Civil Services (Main) Examination, 201801.10.2018
(MONDAY)
5 DAYS
20Reserved for UPSC RT/ Examination28.10.2018
(SUNDAY)
1 DAY
21C.D.S. Examination (II), 201808.08.201803.09.201818.11.2018
(SUNDAY)
1 DAY
22Reserved for UPSC RT/ Examination25.11.2018
(SUNDAY)
1 DAY
23Indian Forest Service (Main) Examination, 201802.12.2018
(SUNDAY)
10 DAYS
24S.O./Steno (GD-B/GD-I) LDCE12.09.201805.10.201815.12.2018
(SATURDAY)
2 DAYS

Note : The dates of notification, commencement and duration of Examinations/ RTs are liable to alteration, if the circumstances so warrant.

The Union Public Service Commission has recently declared the timetable for the Civil Services Prelims and main Examination 2018.  Beginners may note that the entire selection process  for UPSC IAS exam which will be conducted in three stages- Prelims, Mains and Interview.

For more details go to upsc.gov.in

We recommend below books for UPSC Prelims

History

There are 4 must read books for history from which you can cover entire history syllabus.

1. ” History of modern India – Bipin Chandra

2. ” India’s Struggle For Independence – Bipan Chandra

3. ” India’s Ancient Past – R.S. Sharma

4. ” History Of Medieval India – Satish Chandra ”

Culture

There are two main books for culture section in UPSC Prelim

1. ” The Wonder That Was India – A.L. Bhasham

2. ” Indian Art and Culture – Nitin Singhania

Geography

Standard geography books for IAS UPSC 2018 prelim is given below

1. ” Geography of India – Majid Husain

2. ” Oxford School Atlas – Oxford

Polity

The most popular book for polity is

” Indian Polity for Civil Services Examinations – M. Laxmikanth

Economy

Indian Economy – Ramesh Singh ” This book is best seller for  UPSC Prelim Economics section.

For Economics you must read ” Economic survey 2016-17 by Ministry of Finance Government of India

Science and Technology 

Science and Technology by  Ashok Singh

Environment

Environmental Studies: From Crisis to Cure – Rajagopalan ” is #1 best seller in environmental studies.

Current Affairs

For Current Affairs use ” Manorma year book 2017

Reasoning

Verbal and non verbal reasoning by r s aggarwal

For practice solve previous papers of IAS exam 

IAS Prelims 22 Years General Studies Topic-Wise Solved Papers – Disha

If you are looking for all in one books for IAS prelim then use below books

General Studies – 1

General Studies Paper-I – MHE

General Studies – 2

Crack CSAT paper 2 by arihant experts

 

All the best !!

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