List of UPSC Exams 2020

List of UPSC Exams 2020 / Eligibility criteria

UPSC is an examination conducting body under Central Govt. for various sectors such as Civil Services, Engineering Services, Defence Services etc. UPSC conduct numerous examinations in different sectors throughout the year and Lakhs of interested candidates take part in these examinations. The list of UPSC examinations are as follows-

List of UPSC Exams 2020 with Eligibility 

1. NDA (National Defence Academy)

  • Educational qualification– For Indian Army, the candidates must have qualified 12th examinations in any stream. For Indian Air Force & Indian Navy the candidates must have qualified 12th standard with Phyisics & Mathematics.
  • Age limit– The candidates must have aged between 16 to 19 years.
  • Nationality– The candidates should be an Indian national.
  • Examination process– Written examination & personal interview.

2. CDSE (Combined Defence Services Examination)

  • Educational criteria– The candidates must have a degree for Indian Military Academy/ Officers’ Training Academy from a recognized university or equivalent. The candidates must have B.Sc with Physics & Mathematics or a Bachelor of Eng. for Naval Academy. The candidates must have a degree with Physics & Mathematics from a recognized university at 12th standard or Bachelor of eng., bachelor of technology for Air Force Academy.
  • Age limit– The candidates must have aged between 19 to 24 years for Indian Military Academy. For Air Force Academy, the candidates must have aged between 19 to 23 years. For naval Academy, they should be aged between 19 to 22 years. For Officers’ Training Academy it should be from 19 to 25 years (not before 2nd June as on examination year).
  • Nationality– The candidates must have an Indian National.
  • Examination process– Written examination & personal interview.

3. Civil Services Examination

  • Educational qualification- The appearing candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree from any discipline from a recognized university. Appearing candidates of final year are also eligible to apply for UPSC civil services examination.
  • Age Limit- The candidates must have aged between 21 to 32 years as on 1st August of the examination year. The relaxation in upper age limit will be 3 years in case of OBC and 5 years in case of SC/ST candidates.
  • The number of attempts- The General candidates can attempt for 6 times, OBC can do for 9 times and for SC/ST there is no limit.
  • Nationality- The candidates have to be an Indian national for IAS & IPS.
  • Examination process- Stage I (Preliminary exam), Stage II (Main Examination) and Stage III (Personal Interview). 

4. ESE (Engineering Services Examination)

  • Educational qualification- The candidates should have qualified graduate in eng. (B.E./ B.Tech) from a recognized university or equivalent. M.Sc degree or equivalent degree.
  • Age limit- The candidates must have aged between 21 to 30 years as on 1st August of the examination year. The relaxation in upper age limit is 3 years for OBC and 5 years for SC/ST candidates.
  • of attempts- The General candidates can attempt for 4 times, OBC can do for 7 times and for SC/ST there is no limit.
  • Nationality- The candidates have to be an Indian national.
  • Examination procedure-
  • Paper I MCQ type- General Ability Test (Part A- General English & Part B- General Studies)
  • Paper II & III MCQ type- CE/ME/EE/Electronic & Telecommunication Eng.
  • Paper IV & V conventional type- CE/ME/EE/Electronic & Telecommunication Eng.)
  • Personal Interview

Indian Economic Serve/Indian Statistical Examination

CISF AC LDCE

GE (Geologists Examination)

AC (Central Armed Police Forces)

Combined Medical Services Examination