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UPSC Mains 2019 Exam Timetable: Detailed Exam schedule of Mains Examinations

UPSC Mains 2019 Timetable @upsc.gov.in: Check here Civil Services Mains Exam Schedule along with exam pattern and syllabus. UPSC will conduct Mains exam from 20 September to 29 September 2019.

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UPSC Civil Services (Main) 2019 Exam Timetable
UPSC Civil Services (Main) 2019 Exam Timetable

UPSC Main Exam Schedule & Timetable 2019:  Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released the Civil Services 2019 Mains Exam Timetable on the official website upsc.gov.in. As per the UPSC Civil Services timetable, the UPSC IAS Main Exam 2019 will begin on 20 September 2019 and will conclude on 29 September 2019. Candidates who are appearing for the UPSC Main Exam 2019 need to carry their UPSC Mains Admit Card 2019 to the examination centre on the exam days. Check here UPSC Civil Services Main Exam 2019 dates and exam schedule here.

Candidates who have qualified the UPSC Civil Services (Prelims) 2019 Exam will be appearing for the Mains exams. Around 13000 candidates are expected to appear for the Civil Services Mains 2019. Candidates can check here the complete timetable for the UPSC Main Exam 2019 and can accordingly revise for the examinations. For the ease of candidates, we have listed below the UPSC Civil Services Main 2019 Exam Pattern and Syllabus along with the Important Topics to prepare for Mains.

UPSC Civil Services Main Timetable:

Time Table For Civil Services (Main) Examination, 2019

Date (Day)

Forenoon Session 9.00 A.M. to 12.00 Noon

Afternoon Session 2.00 P.M. to 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

NEXT WEEKEND

28.09.2019

(Saturday)

Paper-A Indian Language 

{Assamese/Bengali/Bodo/Dogril Gularati/Hityli/Kannada/Kashmiri/Konkani/Maithilli/Malayalam/Manipur/ Marathi/Nepoli/Odia/Punfabi/Sonskrit/ Santhali (Devanagari/Olchiki Script)/ Sindhi (Devanagari/Arabic Script)/TorniI/Telugu/Urdu}

Paper-B English

29.09.2019

(Sunday)

Paper-VI - Optional Paper-I

{Agriculture/Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science/Anthropology/ Botany/Chemistry/Civil Engineering/ Commerce & Accountancy/Economics/ Electrical Engineering/Geography/ Geology/History/Law/Management/ Mathematics/Mechanical Engineering/ Medical Science/Philosophy/Physics/ Political Science & in Relations/Psychology/Public Administration/Sociology/Statistics/ Zoology/Literature of ony one of the following languages: Assamese/Bengali/Bodo/Dogri/Gularati/Hindi/Kannada/Kashmiri/Konkani/Maithilli/Malayalam/Manipur/Marothi/Nepali/Odia/Punjobi/Sanskrit/Santhali/Sindhi/Tamil/Telugu/Urdu/English}

Paper-VII - Optional Paper-II

{Agriculture/Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science/Anthropology/ Botany/Chemistry/Civil Engineering/ Commerce & Accountancy/Economics/ Electrical Engineering/Geography/ Geology/History/Law/Management/ Mathematics/Mechanical Engineering/ Medical Science/Philosophy/Physics/ Political Science & in Relations/Psychology/Public Administration/Sociology/Statistics/ Zoology/Literature of ony one of the following languages: Assamese/Bengali/Bodo/Dogri/Gularati/Hindi/Kannada/Kashmiri/Konkani/Maithilli/Malayalam/Manipur/Marothi/Nepali/Odia/Punjobi/Sanskrit/Santhali/Sindhi/Tamil/Telugu/Urdu/English}

UPSC IAS Mains 2019 Most Important Topics

UPSC IAS Mains 2019 Exam Pattern & Syllabus

The UPSC IAS Mains 2019 Exam will be conducted on 20 September 2019. It is right time for the candidates to begin with their UPSC Main 2019 exam preparations. The UPSC Civil Services IAS Mains exam tests the candidates on their academic talent, knowledge, their perception about the happenings at the national and international level and their ability to present their opinion in an answer sheet clearly. In short, the Main Examination assesses the candidates' overall understanding of the concepts.

The UPSC Main 2019 examination is conducted in Pen and Paper mode (Written format). Have a look at the detailed exam pattern of the IAS Main Exam 2019:

Paper

Syllabus

Maximum Marks

Paper -A - Indian Language Paper

(Qualifying)

One of the Indian Languages from the languages included in the eighth schedule:

(i) Comprehension of given passages

(ii) Precise Writing

(iii) Usage and Vocabulary

(iv) Short Essays

(v) Translation from English to the Indian language and vice-versa

300

Paper-B - English

(Qualifying)

Comprehension of given passages

Precise Writing

Usage and Vocabulary

Short Essays 

300

Essay Paper

Any Topic/Topics (Current issues)

250

GS Paper I

Indian Heritage and

Culture, Indian History, World History, World Geography, Indian Society, Important Geo-physical phenomena

250

GS Paper II

Governance, Indian Constitution, Polity, Social Justice and

International relations, Welfare Schemes, Statutory, regulatory and quasi-judicial bodies, Role of civil services in a democracy, India’s relation with neighbour countries, International institutions

250

GS Paper III

Technology,

Economic Development, Bio diversity,

Environment,

Indian Economy and its various sectors

Government Budgeting

Land Reforms

Inclusive Growth

Security and Disaster Management

250

GS Paper IV

Ethics and Human Interface

Attitude

Aptitude

Emotional Intelligence

Emotional Intelligence

Public/Civil service value

Probity in Governance

Case study on above topics

250

Optional Paper-1

As opted by Candidate

250

Optional Paper-2

As opted by Candidate

250

Check updated Current Affairs Topics for UPSC Civil Services Main 2019 Exam

The UPSC Civil Services Prelims 2019 exam was conducted on 2 June 2019, the result of which has already been declared by the UPSC. The UPSC has also released the names of the qualified candidates @upsc.gov.in.

The Union Public Service Commission conducts the UPSC Civil Services IAS Exam every year to recruit the candidates for various services such as - Indian Administrative Service (IAS), Indian Foreign Service (IFS), Indian Police Service (IPS), Indian Revenue Service (IRS) and others. The exam is conducted in three phases – UPSC Prelims; UPSC Main and Interview. Candidates need to clear all the round to be recruited as IAS, IPS, IFS or IRS.

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