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UPSC Notification 2018 Pdf Upcoming Exam Dates, Fees, Age Limit, Eligibility Criteria

UPSC Notification 2018

Union Public Service Commission is going to release UPSC Notification 2018 for various exams. Concerning Notification Of UPSC, the commission invites the application form via online or offline mode. In order to apply for UPSC Latest Notification 2018, appliers are required to go through the official website of commission. Candidates are hereby notified that the age limit, education qualification etc may vary according to exam.  Thus, aspirants are advised to check the eligibility criteria according to UPSC Exam. To submit the UPSC Online Application Form, aspirants need to go through the official website that is Aspirants can get UPSC Notification In Employment News Papers and download UPSC Notification Pdf by scrolling this page.  

With the purpose to enroll eligible candidates for various vacancies different government departments, the Union Public Service Commission conducts various exams namely Civil Services/IAS/NDA/CDS/CMS/IFS and others. In this concern, UPSC Exam Notification also releases time to time. Thus, contenders who are desirous to apex their career in Civil Services can apply for UPSC IAS Notification and other UPSC Notification 2018 Civil Services. In order to collect UPSC Upcoming Exam Dates, you are advised to scroll this web page which is well created by the team of

UPSC Calendar 2018

For the ease of aspirants here we are providing UPSC Exam Calendar for 2018. Aspirants can check UPSC Exam Dates in mentioned below table and start their exam preparation accordingly.

Name of ExamLast Date filling ApplicationDate of Exam
Engineering Services Exam23.10.201707.01.2018 (Prelims)

01.07.2018 (Mains)

Reserved for UPSC RT/Exam21.01.2018 (SUNDAY)
CDS Application04.12.2017 paper I
03.09.2018 Paper II
04.02.2018 (paper I)

18.11.2018 (Paper II)

Reserved For UPSC RT/Exam Tentatively Reserved for APFC-EPFO25.02.2018
CISF AC(EXE) LDCE-201829.12.201704.03.2018
Reserved For UPSC RT/Exam11.03.2018 (SUNDAY)
NDA & NA Exam05.02.2018 (paper I) July 2018 (Paper II)22.04.2018 (paper I)

12.08.2018 (Paper II)

Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination, 201806.03.201803.06.2018 (Preliminary)

01.10.2018 (Mains)

Indian Forest Service Examination06.03.201803.06.2018 (Preliminary)

02.12.2018 (Mains)

IES/ISS Exam 201816.04.201829.6.2018
Combined Geo-Scientist and Geologists Exam 201816.04.201829.6.2018
Engineering Services (Mains) Exam 201801.07.2018
Combined Medical Services Examination, 201807.05.201822.07.2018
Reserved for UPSC RT/ ExaminationMay 201829.07.2018
Central Armed Police Forces (ACs) Examination, 201821.05.201812.08.2018
Reserved For UPSC RT/Exam19.08.2018
Reserved for UPSC RT/Exam19.08.2018
N.D.A. & N.A. Examination (II)02.07.201809.09.2018
Reserved for UPSC RT/ Examination23.09.2018
Reserved for UPSC RT/ Examination28.10.2018
Reserved for UPSC RT/ ExaminationOct 201825.11.2018
S.O./Steno (GD-B/GD-I) LDCE12.09.201815.12.2018

Check in Detail Way: UPSC Calendar

UPSC Exams

Candidates must note that the Union Public Service Commission releases the UPSC Exam Notification on the official web portal that is and here we update the page as the information by officials. So contenders who are keen to know the upcoming Exam Updates & Information can grab the details by directly hitting the provided links. As the UPSC conducts numerous of recruitment exam for facilitating the employment to the deserving aspirants at standardize designation and so the huge number of applicants participate to avail the opportunity. Thus the exams that are organized by Union Public Service Commission are highly competitive. Through the UPSC Exam All India Services of Government are filled, the famous examinations that are held under the commission are Indian Administrative Service (IAS), Indian Revenue Service (IRS), Indian Foreign Service (IFS), and Indian Police Service (IPS) and more.

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UPSC Notification 2018 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates who want to apply for UPSC IES Notification, UPSC NDA Notification or any other UPSC Upcoming Notification have to fulfill mentioned below criteria.


  • For the Indian Administrative Service, the Indian Foreign Service and the Indian Police Service, a candidate must be a citizen of India.
  • For the Indian Revenue Service, a candidate must be one of the following:
  • A citizen of India
  • a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Myanmar, Sri Lanka, Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia or Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India
  • For other services, a candidate must be one of the following:
  • A citizen of India
  • A citizen of Nepal or a subject of Bhutan
  • a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Myanmar, Sri Lanka, Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia or Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India

Education Qualification for UPSC Job Notification

  • In order to apply for UPSC Notification 2018, aspirants must have passed in Graduation Degree in any stream from any university recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC).
  • Candidates who have appeared in the qualifying exam and are awaiting results are also eligible to apply UPSC Job Notification 2018, provided they submit the certificate of qualification along with the mark sheet to the UPSC before the main exam.
  • A candidate applying for UPSC IFS Exam Notification must possess a Bachelor’s degree in one of the following: animal husbandry and veterinary science, botany, chemistry, geology, mathematics, physics, statistics and zoology, or a bachelor’s degree in agriculture, forestry or engineering from a recognized university.

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UPSC Notification 2018 Age Limit

Candidates who are going to apply for UPSC Prelims Notification 2018 their lower age should not be below 18 years and upper age should not be above 32 years for UR, 35 years for OBC, 37 years for SC and ST candidates. However, applicants who belong to Physically Disabled (Blind, Deaf, Orthopedic) category their upper age should not be above 42 years.

Jammu & Kashmir Domicile:

  • General Category: 37 years
  • OBC: 40 years
  • SC/ST: 42 years
  • PH: 50 years

UPSC Notification 2018 Application Fee

  • To apply for UPSC NDA Notification 2018, UPSC AC Notification 2018, UPSC Geoscientist Notification, UPSC RRB Notification 2018 etc, applicants have to pay the required application fee. Generally, Rs. 100/- are required as application fee. All candidates who belong to Scheduled Castes/Scheduled Tribes, Physically handicapped persons and all female appliers are exempted to pay any application fee.
  • A physically handicapped candidate claiming age relaxation/fee concession will be required by the Commission to submit along with their detailed application form, a certified copy of the certificate from a Government Hospital/Medical Board in support of his claim for being physically handicapped.
  • If the, application form invite through online mode then application (excepting reserved category candidates) are required to pay a reduce fee of Rs. 50/- (Rupees fifty only) either by remitting the money in any branch of SBI by cash, or by using net banking facility of SBI or by using visa/master credit/debit card.

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UPSC Exam Notification 2018

About UPSC

Union Public Service Commission was formed in 1926 with Sir Ross Barker as first chairman of this commission. The Constitution of India granted the agency’s license, to look over the great services under the Union and the States. UPSC conducts different exams in for recruitment in various departments and thus they hold UPSC exams at various examination centres across India. There are nearly lakhs of candidates from each state who willingly appears for the exam, recruitment process involves written exam which is followed by interview. It is for foremost important to qualify in the both the stage of assortment process to get appointed.

UPSC is termed to be India’s central agency which is authorized to conduct the Civil Services Examination or exams like Indian Forest Service exam, Engineering Services Examination, Combined Defence Services Exam, National Defence Academy Exam, Naval Academy Examination, Combined Medical Services Exam, Special Class Railway Apprentice, Indian Economic Service or Indian Statistical Service Examination, Combined Geoscientist and Geologist Examination, and Central Armed Police Forces (Assistant Commandant) Examination etc.

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UPSC Recruitment Process

The concerned authorities of UPSC have set selection criteria, according to which the assortment will be done in three stages that are prelims exam, mains exam and personal interview. Only those candidates will be selected who will successfully qualify in all the in levels of recruitment process set for the participants. First of all registered candidates are required to appear for the UPSC Preliminary written exam and then the qualified who will be declared qualifies in this exam are required to appear for Mains Examination. Shortlisted candidates in UPSC Mains exam will be called to appear for Interview. Then the applicants who perform well in the personal interview round will get selected for the recruitment of applied post.

UPSC Notification 2018 Syllabus

Here we have presented the details about the UPSC Exam Syllabus for the exam that are prelims and Mains, candidates can take idea about the topics which are common and are to be covered to prepare for Union Public Service Commission Examination:

UPSC Preliminary Exam Syllabus:

Prelims exam contains two papers (Paper I) and (Paper II), each paper will of 200 marks. There will be objective type questions in Paper I which will be MCQs (Multiple Choice Questions). Contenders may carefully go through the below given details:

ICurrent Events of national and international importance.
History of India and Indian National Movement.
Indian and World Geography – Physical, Social, Economic Geography of India and the World.
Indian Polity and Governance – Constitution, Political System, Panchayati Raj, Public Policy, Rights Issues, etc.
Economic and Social Development Sustainable Development, Poverty, Inclusion, Demographics, Social Sector initiatives, etc.
General issues on Environmental Ecology, Bio-diversity and Climate Change – that do not require subject specialization.
General Science
Interpersonal skills including Communication Skills
Logical reasoning and analytical ability.
Decision-making and problem-solving.
General mental ability.
Basic numeracy (numbers and their relations, orders of magnitude, etc.) (Class X level), Data interpretation (charts, graphs, tables, data sufficiency etc. – Class X level).

UPSC Mains Exam Syllabus

After cracking Prelims Exam, the applicants will have to appear for Mains Examination and. This exam will be divided into nine papers from which seven papers will be considered for final ranking. For detailed information aspirants may pay attention to the below given table:

Paper No.Topics
Paper-IOne of the Indian Languages to be selected by the candidate from the 18 languages included in the VIII Schedule to the Constitution
Papers IV & VGeneral Studies
Papers VI, VII, VIII & IXAny two subjects to be selected from the prescribed optional subjects

Check Out Topic Wise: UPSC Syllabus

UPSC Interview Syllabus

Candidates must note that there is no such prescribed syllabus for interview which the candidates have to prepare in advance. Those aspirants who will successfully qualify both the written exam prelims and mains will be called to attend the final round of assortment process. In the interview the observers will check the intellectual skill, behavior and knowledge of the aspirant related to the profile and working will be checked. Firstly the interviewer will ask general questions and then they will move to technical questions, they will start with the easy questions and slowly upgrade the level.  Aspirants should get aware that the along with brain qualities, you should also possess good social behavior and attain interest in latest happenings in the world.

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Number Of Attempts

Candidates are allowed to make six attempts for the UPSC Exams, if they are matching with age limits. Application of candidates is will be also considered as an attempt whether the candidates have appeared in the examination or not. For candidates belonging to OBC category, nine attempts are allowed in subject to the age limit with relaxation.  While the candidates who belong to SC (Scheduled Castes) / ST (Scheduled Tribe) category there is no limitation for attempts to be made by them.

CategoriesNo of attempts
General category candidates6
OBC category candidates9
SC/ST Candidatesunlimited
Physically Disabled (Blind, Deaf, Orthopedic)
General Category9
How to Apply for UPSC ORA Notification?

Aspirants who are going to apply for UPSC New Notification 2018 can go through the steps as stated below:

Step1: To apply for UPSC CDS Notification, candidates need to log on Union Public Service Commission that is

Step2: Now go to the “What’s New” section and hit at suitable link for UPSC Online Notification 2018.

Step3: After that, UPSC Notification 2018 Pdf will be opened, aspirants are required to read all details carefully.

Step4: Then hit at suitable link to apply online for UPSC SCRA Notification 2018.

Step5: Now UPSC Online Application Form for UPSC Notification Civil Services will be opened. Appliers are needed to fill UPSC 2018 Application Form with asked details.

Step6: Afterwards, upload the Xerox of scanned images of photograph and signature in prescribed size.

Step7: Now, preview once and then press on “Submit” button to apply for UPSC JWM Notification.

Step8: Candidates are advised to submit application before UPSC Notification 2018 Last Date and keep the hard copy safe for future reference.

Uploading Images


  • Photo must be recent color with white background preferable.
  • Dimensions should be in (less than 40kb) JPG/PNG format.


  • Signature should be done on the white paper with black ink pen.
  • Size must be (less than 40kb) in JPG/Png format.
UPSC 2018 Admit Card

The authorities of Union Public Service will issue the UPSC Exam Admit Card on tits official website for those candidates who apply for UPSC Notification for 2018. Candidates can download their UPSC Hall Ticket by using their roll no/ registration number through the online only. The examination authority will not send the UPSC Hall Ticket by post. Without UPSC Exam Hall Ticket, aspirants can’t get entry in the examination hall.

UPSC Exam Result

The commission declares for preliminary and main UPSC Exam Result separately. After completion of UPSC Preliminary Exam, the result will be issued on official website. On the basis of UPSC Pre Exam marks, applicants allow to appear in Mains Exam of UPSC CAPF Notification 2018. Then final result for UPSC Notification IAS 2018 will be announced on the basis of marks obtained in UPSC Pre & Mains Exam.

UPSC 2018 Exam CutOff

The cutoff marks for Civils/IAS and other UPSC Exams for will be declared by UPSC after the examination and interview. Candidates will be short listed based on cutoff marks for Notification by UPSC depending upon number vacancies in particular field.

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