UPSC Exam Schedule 2017 – Complete List of Examinations (Jan – Dec)
UPSC Exam Schedule 2017
Getting a government job in a central government department is dream of many job seekers. Even some others who are in the private sector aspire for a job through exams conducted by UPSC. So we have compiled the information related to the UPSC exam schedule 2017. The table contains all necessary details about examinations to be conducted by Union Public Services Commission such as date of notification of exams, last date to apply, exam date and duration.
So read on to know the UPSC Exam Schedule 2017 and plan which exams you aspire to appear in.
Complete List of Examinations
|Sr No||Name of Exam||Date of Notification||Last date to Apply||Exam Date||Duration of Exam|
|1||Engineering Services (Preliminary) Examination – 2017||28.09.2016||26.10.2016 (Wednesday)||08.01.2017 (Sunday)||1 Day|
|2||Reserved for UPSC RT/Exam||NA||NA||22.01.2017 (Sunday)||1 Day|
|3||CDS EXAM (I) 2017||09.11.2016||02.12.2016 (Friday)||05.02.2017 (Sunday)||1 Day|
|4||Tentatively reserved for EO/AO-EPFO||NA||NA||26.02.2017 (Sunday)||1 Day|
|5||CISF AC (EXE) LDCE-2017||07.12.2016||30.12.2016 (Friday)||05.03.2017 (Sunday)||1 Day|
|6||Reserved For UPSC RT/Exam||NA||NA||19.03.2017 (Sunday)||1 Day|
|7||NDA & NA EXAM (I) – 2017||18.01.2017||10.02.2017 (Friday)||23.04.2017 (Sunday)||1 Day|
|8||IES/ISS EXAM – 2017||08.02.2017||03.03.2017 (Friday)||12.5.2017 (Friday)||3 Days|
|9||Combined Geo-Scientist and Geologist Exam – 2017||08.02.2017||03.03.2017 (Friday)||12.5.2017 (Friday)||3 Days|
|10||Engineering Services (Main) Examination – 2017||NA||NA||14.5.2017 (Sunday)||1 Day|
|11||Civil Services (Preliminary) Exam – 2017||22.02.2017||17.03.2017 (Friday)||18.06.2017 (Sunday)||1 Day|
|12||Indian Forest Service (Prelims) Exam – 2017 through CS (P) 2017||22.02.2017||17.03.2017 (Friday)||18.06.2017 (Sunday)||1 Day|
|13||Central Armed Police Forces (ACs) Examination – 2017||12.04.2017||05.05.2017 (Friday)||23.07.2017 (Sunday)||1 Day|
|14||Combined Medical Services Exam – 2017||26.04.2017||19.05.2017 (Friday)||13.08.2017 (Sunday)||1 Day|
|15||Reserved for UPSC RT/Exam||NA||NA||27.08.2017 (Sunday)||1 Day|
|16||NDA & NA Exam (II) – 2017||07.06.2017||30.06.2017 (Friday)||10.09.2017 (Sunday)||1 Day|
|17||Reserved for UPSC RT/Exam||NA||NA||24.09.2017 (Sunday)||1 Day|
|18||Civil Services (Main) Exam – 2017||NA||NA||28.10.2017 (Saturday)||5 Day|
|19||CDS Exam (II) – 2017||09.08.2017||08.09.2017 (Friday)||19.11.2017 (Sunday)||1 Day|
|20||Reserved for UPSC RT/Exam||NA||NA||26.11.2017 (Sunday)||1 Day|
|21||Indian Forest Service (Main) Exam – 2017||NA||NA||03.12.2017 (Sunday)||10 Day|
|22||SO/Steno (GD-B/GD-I) LDC Exam – 2017 (Written)||13.09.2017||06.10.2017 (Friday)||16.12.2017 (Saturday)||2 Days|
Some of the most sought after UPSC examinations:
Although UPSC conducts more than 20 examinations every year but a few of them are more than just a craze amongst aspirants. Based on education wise, NDA & NA exam is very popular amongst candidates. Only HSC/ SSC appearing or passed candidates can appear in this examination that conducted twice every year.
Amongst graduates, most of the candidates prepare for prestigious examinations such as Civil Services Exam, Forest Services Exam, CDS Exam, Engineering Services Exam, Combined Medical Services and CAPF etc.
However due to restructuring and administrative reasons some of the popular exams like AFMC Exam and SCRA Exam have been scrapped in the recent past.
Salient features of UPSC examinations: –
- UPSC is a constitutional body, so these exams are conducted on national level recognition.
- Candidates get jobs in central government departments such as defence, para-military forces, civil services and others.
- Most noteworthy point about UPSC exams is that most of the examinations are conducted to recruit candidates for executive or officer grade.
We hope that the info provided above regarding UPSC Exam Schedule 2017 proves to be of great help to you in planning and preparing for your exams.