UPSC conduct Civil Service Prelim Examinations in June 2017

By | October 28, 2016

Here in this article I would like to inform you about the UPSC civil service prelim examination in the month of June next year in 2017. The UPSC is going to conduct a civil service prelim examination for the various following job posts by this examination.

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UPSC 2017 Civil Services Preliminary Examination

UPSC (Union Public Service Commission) has now decided to the prominent civil services preliminary examination for the selection of the IPS and IAS officers among the others. This exam will held in the June instead of the August in next year and the onward. From the last three years, the UPSC was conducting this examination in the month of the August and now after these three years, the UPSC (Union Public Service Commission) will conduct this examination in the month of June rather than the August.

The UPSC used to publish the advertisement for Civil Service Examination in the month of January every year and the preliminary examination used to be held in the month of May / June every year, because now UPSC is getting application submitted online, it is publishing the advertisement in the month of May and conducting the preliminary examination in the month of August every year for last three years.  May be somebody in the UPSC awaken and it seems that now the civil services preliminary examination, 2017, is scheduled to be held on June 18, as per the Commissions’ calendar for the examination.


The preliminary tests for 2016, 2015 and 2014 were held during the month of August and the preliminary exam for 2013 was held on May 26 that year.

The civil services examination is conducted annually by the UPSC in three stages – preliminary, main and interview – to select officers for Indian Administrative Service (IAS), Indian Foreign Service (IFS) and Indian Police Service (IPS), among others. Thousands of candidates take the test every year at various centres across the country.

It is not clear what benefit will candidates get by this decision of advancement of Civil Service Prelim Examination. UPSC need to shorten the time period of this annual examination, it take nearly one and half year to complete one cycle of the examination.

I hope you got the correct information about the UPSC civil service prelim examination on our blog of the sarkari noukri job portals. The UPSC will conduct this examination in the June 2016 for the various job vacancies.

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