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  • Last Modified 12-05-2023

UPSC Exam Calendar 2024: Check All Exams Schedule Here


The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) is one of India’s most prestigious and sought-after organisations. It is in charge of hiring people for the Indian Administrative Service (IAS), the Indian Police Service (IPS), and the Indian Foreign Service (IFS).

Throughout the year, the UPSC holds different tests and gives out an annual calendar to let candidates know when these exams will be held. The UPSC yearly calendar for 2024 has been released on May 10, 2023. It has important information for all candidates who plan to take UPSC exams.

UPSC Exam 2024 Calendar

The UPSC’s main website now has the calendar for 2024. The calendar lists the dates of several tests, such as the Civil Services Examination, the Engineering Services Examination, the Indian Forest Service Examination, and the Combined Defence Services Examination. Candidates can find the UPSC calendar given below.

UPSC Exam 2023Notification DateApplication Last DateUPSC Exam Dates 2024
Reserved for UPSC RT/ ExaminationJanuary 13, 2024
Engineering Services (Prelims) Exam 2024September 6, 2023September 26, 2023February 18, 2024
Combined Geo-Scientist (Prelims) Exam 2024September 20, 2023October 10, 2023February 18, 2024
Reserved for UPSC RT/ ExaminationFebruary 24, 2024
CISF AC(EXE) LDCE-2024November 29, 2023December 19, 2023March 10, 2024
Reserved for UPSC RT/ ExaminationMarch 9, 2024
NDA & NA 1 Exam 2024December 20, 2023January 9, 2024April 21, 2024
CDS 1 Exam 2024December 20, 2023January 9, 2024April 21, 2024
Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination, 2024February 14, 2024March 5, 2024May 26, 2024
Indian Forest Service (Prelims) Exam 2024February 14, 2024March 5, 2024May 26, 2024
I.E.S./I.S.S. Examination, 2024April 10, 2024April 30, 2024June 21, 2024
Combined Geo-Scientist (Main) Examination, 2024June 22, 2024
Engineering Services (Main) Examination, 2024June 23, 2024
Reserved for UPSC RT/ ExaminationJuly 6, 2023
Combined Medical Services Exam 2024April 10, 2024April 30, 2024July 14, 2023
UPSC CAPF 2023 Exam (ACs) ExamApril 24, 2024May 14, 2024August 4, 2023
Reserved for UPSC RT/ ExamAugust 10, 2023
NDA & N.A. (II) Exam 2024May 15, 2024June 4, 2024September 1, 2024
C.D.S. (II) Exam 2024May 15, 2024June 4, 2024September 2, 2024
Civil Services (Main) Exam 2024September 20, 2024
Reserved for UPSC RT/ ExamOctober 19, 2024
Indian Forest Service (Main) Exam 2024November 24, 2024
S.O./Steno (GD-B/GD-I) LDCESeptember 11, 2024October 1, 2024December 7, 2024
Reserved for UPSC RT/ ExaminationDecember 21, 2024

*Note: Candidates can download the UPSC 2024 Annual Calendar from here.

The UPSC annual calendar for 2024 has important information about the eligibility requirements, the syllabus, and other details about the exams, as well as the times of the exams and the dates of the tests to hire people. Candidates who want to take any of the exams on the calendar should read the information carefully to ensure they check the requirements and are well-prepared.

UPSC will send out separate notices for each test and the annual calendar. The notifications contain full information about the exam, including the eligibility criteria, syllabus, exam pattern, and other important details. Candidates are asked to carefully read the notifications and follow their directions to avoid confusion or mistakes. 

Also, check:

CDS Application FormCDS Eligibility
CDS Recruitment NotificationCDS Admit Card
CDS Exam DatesCDS Books


The UPSC annual calendar for 2024 includes important information about the dates of different exams and recruitment tests conducted by the UPSC. Those who want to take one of these exams should carefully review and prepare for the schedule. They should also stay up-to-date by frequently checking the UPSC’s official website for any exam news or information. Candidates can pass these tests and reach their goal of joining the government services if they study and get help.  

We hope this article on the UPSC Calendar helps you. Stay tuned to Embibe for the latest updates on the UPSC examination 2023.

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