UPSC Registration 2019: Qualifications, Exam Pattern & Syllabus For Preliminary & Mains Examination

The Civil Services which is widely termed as UPSC or IAS is incorporating the Preliminary Examination for acquiring many facilities and posts registered by the order of Union Public Service Commission in the month of June 2019 in the consideration of guidance mentioned by the Department of Personnel and Training.

Qualifying this exam is not the cup of tea of everyone but you need to have a full determination and perseverance just to get through the exam.

UPSC 2019 Registration 


  • Aspirants need to take the application form at the time of selection.
  • For that purpose, aspirants have to access the UPSC 2019 application form by going to the website.
  • Those who have registered by means of online will be able to proceed the exam procedures.
  • Fill each data in the application form and then submit it
  • It will not be considered complete without the submission of fee. So, you can opt for an online process such as net banking, credit card, debit card, etc.

Educational Qualifications 


The candidate will be required to attain the degree distributed by any reputed University confirmed by an Act of the Central or State Legislature across India or other informative institutions established by an Act of Parliament or professed as one of the reputed and Universities Under Section-3 of the University Grants Commission Act, 1956, or obtain qualification.

The pattern of Exam: 


The examination contains two subsequent stages-

(i) Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination (Objective Type) for picking the students for Main Examination; and

(ii) Civil Services (Main) Examination (Written and Interview) for picking the students in several Services and posts.

Exam Syllabus: 


Part A—Preliminary Examination

The paper I – (200 marks)

Duration: Two hours

  • Current 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 ClimateChange – that do not require subject specialization.
  • General Science.

Paper II-(200 marks)

Duration: Two hours

  • Comprehension;
  • 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);

Part B—Main Examination 


The main Examination is designed with the intention of assessing the comprehensive abstract abilities and knowledge of students in place of contributing to the varied range of data.

The exam is set as General Studies papers (Paper II to Paper V) in a way that any student will be proficient enough to answer them.

The likelihood of the syllabus for optional subject papers (Paper VI and Paper VII) for the examination is calculated to the degree of advanced level than the bachelors’ degree and lower than the masters’ degree.

Application Fee:- 


Competitors, as well as Female/SC/ST/Persons with Benchmark Disability, will not be needed to pay the application fee. Contenders who have been unrestricted from the principles of the fee) will be required to pay Rs. 100 through the money got from Branch of State Bank of India or by Visa/Master/Repay Credit/Debit Card or Internet Banking of SBI.

(I) CENTRES OF Civil Services (Preliminary) EXAMINATION:

The Examination will be conducted at Centres


AGARTALAGHAZIABADGAUTAM BUDDH NAGAR
AGRAGORAKHPURPANAJI (GOA)
AJMERGURGAONPATNA
AHMEDABADGWALIORPORT BLAIR
AIZAWLHYDERABADPUDUCHERRY
ALIGARHIMPHALPUNE
ALLAHABADINDORERAIPUR
ANANTAPUR (ANDHRA PRADESH)ITANAGARRAJKOT
AURANGABADJABALPURRANCHI
BANGALOREJAIPURSAMBALPUR
BAREILLYJAMMUSHILLONG
BHOPALJODHPURSHIMLA
BILASPURJORHATSILIGURI
CHANDIGARHKOCHISRINAGAR
CHENNAIKOHIMATHANE
COIMBATOREKOLKATATHIRUVANANTHAPURAM
CUTTACKKOZHIKODE
(CALICUT)
TIRUCHIRAPALLI
DEHRADUN LUCKNOWTIRUPATI
DELHILUDHIANAUDAIPUR
DHARWADMADURAIVARANASI
DISPURMUMBAIVELLORE
FARIDABADMYSOREVIJAYAWADA
GANGTOKNAGPURVISHAKHAPATNAM
GAYANAVI MUMBAIWARANGAL

(II) CENTRES OF Civil Services (Mains) EXAMINATION:


AHMEDABADDEHRADUNMUMBAI
AIZAWLDELHIPATNA
ALLAHABADDISPUR (GUWAHATI)RAIPUR
BANGALURUHYDERABADRANCHI
BHOPALJAIPURSHILLONG
CHANDIGARHJAMMU SHIMLA
CHENNAIKOLKATATHIRUVANANTHAPURAM
CUTTACKLUCKNOWVIJAYAWADA