Q 12.- What is the schedule of the Civil Services exam?
Ans:- UPSC CIVIL SERVICES TIMELINE:
For Students appearing for Civil Services Exam 2016
Date of Prelim Exam - 7th August 2016
Commencement of Main Exam- 3rd December 2016
Declaration of Main Exam results – February 2017 (next year)
Personality Test – March, April & May 2016
Declaration of Final merit list – mid May 2016.
For students appearing for Civil Services Exam 2017.
Notification and Form filling for Prelim Exam with UPSC – February & March2017
Date of Prelim Exam – 18th June 2017
Result of Prelim Exam – August 2017
Commencement of Main Exam – 28th October 2017 (duration of Main Exam – 7/8 days)
Declaration of Main Exam results- January 2018
Personality Test- February, March & April 2018
Declaration of Final merit list- mid April 2018