The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released the new UPSC Annual Exam Calendar 2023 on its official website. The yearly calendar includes exam dates, notice release dates and the last dates of registration. According to UPSC Calendar 2023, the most popular exam conducted by UPSC, the Civil Services Exam (CSE) Prelims 2023, will be held on May 28, 2023, and its notification will be available on February 1, 2023.
The first exam of the year 2023 will be the Engineering Services (Preliminary) Examination, 2023, which will be held on February 19, 2023. The UPSC Civil Services exam dates and the dates for the Commission’s other 11 examinations are available here in the given article. If you are currently preparing for the IAS Exam, refer to the linked article to understand the requirement of the exam and aid in your UPSC preparation. The link to download the PDF of the UPSC Calendar 2023 is given below.
UPSC Calendar 2023 PDF: Download Here
UPSC CSE Calendar 2023: Exam Dates
Civil Services Examination (CSE) is one of the most desired examinations in the country. The exam has become more competitive over the years, and students from many disciplines of study go to great lengths to prepare for and pass the UPSC Civil Services examination. The UPSC CSE 2023 schedule is already out, and students who plan to take the CSE 2023 exam should begin preparing for the exam at the earliest. The exam dates for UPSC 2022 for prelims exam and mains exam, according to the UPSC Calendar 2023 are given below:
|UPSC Calendar 2023 – IAS Prelims & Mains Dates|
|Date of Release of UPSC CSE 2023 Notification||1st February 2023|
|Last Date of Receipt of UPSC CSE 2023 Application||21st February 2023|
|UPSC Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination 2023||28th May 2023|
|UPSC Civil Services (Mains) Examination 2023||15th September 2023 onwards|
The CSE is only conducted once a year. Every year, lakhs of applicants apply for the UPSC examination, but only a handful are chosen. The CSE is a three-stage test that includes:
- Preliminary Examination
- Main Examination
- Interview/Personality Test
The new UPSC application form for the IAS Exam will be available on 1st February 2023. Furthermore, the application must be received before 21st February 2023. Check UPSC Exam Pattern before starting to prepare for the exam.
For more information on UPSC CSE, refer to the UPSC Notification, which comprises all the details related to the UPSC posts, number of vacancies, application process etc.
Check out the attached article to learn more about the UPSC Online Application Form.
The following resources will assist applicants to understand the UPSC Application Procedure in detail and begin IAS preparation:
|UPSC Eligibility Criteria||UPSC Cut Off|
|UPSC Syllabus||PIB Summary|
|UPSC Previous Years’ Question Papers||Latest Current Affairs|
|UPSC Online||List of Current Affairs Articles|
Note: Candidates should be aware that the UPSC CSE 2022 Prelims is scheduled to be conducted in June 2022 and the Mains Exams are supposed to start from September 2022. The exam dates for UPSC 2022 for prelims and mains are given below:
|UPSC Calendar 2022 – IAS Prelims & Mains Dates|
|UPSC Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination 2022||5th June 2022|
|UPSC Civil Services (Mains) Examination 2022||16th September 2022 onwards|
UPSC Calendar 2023: Dates of Other Exams
Other important exams like Engineering Services, Combined Geoscientist and Forest Services are scheduled on:
|UPSC Exam Name||UPSC Exam Dates|
|Engineering Service Examination 2023||19th February 2023||25th June 2023|
|Combined Geoscientist Examination 2023||19th February 2023||24th June 2023|
|Indian Forest Services Examination 2023||28th May 2023||26th November 2023|
UPSC Calendar 2023 also includes exam dates for other exams such as Combined Medical Services, NDA, IES/ISS, and so forth. Check the UPSC Exam Schedule for various exams below:
|UPSC Exam in 2023||UPSC Exam Dates|
|CBI (DSP) LDCE, 2023||11th March 2023|
|CISF AC (EXE) LDCE-2023||12th March 2023|
|N.D.A. & N.A. Examination (I), 2023||16th April 2023|
|C.D.S. Examination (I), 2023||16th April 2023|
|I.E.S./I.S.S. Examination, 2023||23rd June 2023|
|Combined Medical Services Examination, 2023||16th July 2023|
|Central Armed Police Forces (ACs) Examination, 2023||6th August 2023|
|N.D.A. & N.A. Examination (II), 2023||3rd September 2023|
|C.D.S. Examination (II), 2023||3rd September 2023|
|S.O./Steno (GD-B/GD-I) LDCE, 2023||9th December 2023|
Learn more about CISF, CAPF, NDA and CDS examinations, by referring to the links below:
- CISF AC
- UPSC CAPF
- NDA Exams
- CDS Exam
Candidates should be aware that the above-mentioned dates are subject to change according to the circumstances. Hence, it is also suggested to check the Union Public Service Commission’s official website for the most recent information.
The Commission releases the notification related to the UPSC Exam Centres before the examination dates, and the same gets updated on the linked page.