UPSC  Civil Services Exam Admit Card 2019 Released

The UPSC admit card for the Civil Service Mains exam 2019 is released. And so, the candidates who have applied for the UPS Mains can now download admit card for the same. As was previously stated, UPSC Civil Service Mains Exam 2019 is going to be held on  20th September 2019. The admit card is already been released on the official website https://upsconline.nic.in on 30/8/2019. Therefore, the candidates can now download the admit card till 29/9/2019.

How to download the UPSC Admit Card?

  1. Candidates should visit the UPSC official website firstly, to download the admit card.
  2. After that click on the link ”e – Admit Card: Civil Services (Main) Examination, 2019” flashing on the home page.
  3. Then, it will direct to a page where the e-admit “click here” link is given. 
  4. Further, after clicking on the link it will direct to a page were civil services (main) examination, 2019 e-admit card link is given.
  5. Subsequently, it reaches a page where important instructions are detailed. Read the instructions carefully before proceeding.
  6. After that select download mode, select either of the mode by registration id or by roll number and enter the same in the form. 
  7. Finally, by entering the date of birth download the admit card.

Time Table for Civil Service Mains Exam 2019

Date Day Forenoon (9.00 A.M. till 12.00 Noon)  Afternoon(2.00 P.M. till 5.00 P.M. )
20.09.2019   Friday Paper‐I  Essay   No Paper 
21.09.2019    Saturday Paper‐II  General Studies‐I   Paper‐III  General Studies‐II 
22.09.2019     Sunday Paper‐IV  General Studies‐III  Paper‐V  General Studies‐IV 
28.09.2019  Saturday Paper‐A  Indian Language Paper‐B  English 
29.09.2019  Sunday Paper‐VI  Optional Paper‐I  Paper‐VII  Optional Paper‐II 

UPSC Civil Service Mains Exam Pattern 2019 and UPSC IAS Syllabus

  • Qualifying Paper (Language Paper)
Papers Subjects  Marks  Time
Paper A  Anyone Indian Language (Passing marks 100)

Kannada/ Hindi/ Telugu/ Tamil/ Malayalam

300  3Hrs
Paper B English (Passing marks 100)  300  3Hrs
  • Compulsory Papers
Papers Subjects Marks Time
Paper 1 Essay (2 Articles, E.g. Women and Urban problems) 250  3Hrs 
Paper 2 General studies 1

(History, Indian Heritage and Culture and Geography of the World and Society)

250  3Hrs 
Paper 3 General studies 2

(Governance, Constitution, Polity, Social Justice and International Relations)

250  3Hrs 
Paper 4 General studies 3

(Economic Development, Biodiversity, Environment, Security, Technology and Disaster Management)

250  3Hrs 
Paper 5 General studies 4

(Ethics, Integrity and Aptitude)

250  3Hrs 
Paper 6 Optional subject paper1 (E.g. Sociology Paper 1) 250  3Hrs 
Paper 7 Optional subject paper2 (E.g. Sociology Paper 2) 250  3Hrs 
Total Marks                                                                                                           1750 marks

UPSC IAS Interview 2019

Personality Test                         275 marks
Total (Mains +  Personality Test )                                              2025 marks

Interview process 2019

Usually, the UPSC IAS Interview is to be scheduled in February or March. Strictly, the candidates who cleared the UPSC Mains can only attend the Interview stage. In this Interview stage, both the marks obtained in the UPSC Mains out of 1750 marks and Personality test out of  275 marks are considered and thus the total marks for the UPSC IAS Interview stage are 2025 marks.

Click Here to Download UPSC Mains Admit Card 2019

Note: Before downloading the admit card candidates are advised to carefully read all the instructions mentioned in the important instructions page. Also, make sure the venue and time table of the UPSC Mains exam 2019.