UPSC IES ISS Exam Date 2021 Out @upsc.gov.in: Check Indian Economic Service/Indian Statistical Service Exam Pattern and Updates

UPSC IES ISS Notification has been released @ upsc.gov.in. Check Indian Economic Service/Indian Statistical Exam Date, Educational Qualification, Age Limit, Selection Process, Exam Pattern, Online Application Link Here

Created On: Jun 23, 2021 20:02 IST
UPSC IES IFS 2021
UPSC IES IFS 2021

UPSC IES ISS 2021 Recruitment Notification: Union Public Service Commission (UPSC), Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation has published a notice regarding the exam date for Indian Economic Service (IES)/Indian Statistical Service (ISS). As per the notice, UPSC IES ISS Exam is scheduled on 16 July 2021 and 17 July 2021.

UPSC IES ISS Admit Card 2021

UPSC IES Admit Card is expected to be released in the third week of June or first week of July. Candidates can check UPSC IES Updates below:

UPSC IES Admit Card 2021 Updates

UPSC IES ISS Exam Notice

UPSC had invited the online application for ISS 2021 from 07 to 27 April 2021 on UPSC online website - upsconline,nic.in. UPSC IES ISS 2021 Notification was released on 07 April 2021 on its website i.e. upsc.gov.in.

More details on UPSC ISS 2021 such as eligibility, selection process, exam pattern, application process are given below:

UPSC IES ISS Notification PDF Download

UPSC IES ISS Online Application Link

Also See:

UPSC Engineering Service Notification 2021

UPSC IES ISS Important Dates 2021

Event Date
UPSC IES ISS Notification Date 07 April 2021
Starting Date of UPSC IES ISS Online Application 07 April 2021
Last Date of UPSC IES ISS Registration 27 April 2021 till 6 PM
The online Applications can be withdrawn from 04 May 2021 to 10 May 2021
UPSC IES ISS Exam Date 16 July 2021 till 3 days
UPSC IES ISS Admit Card Date Second or Third Week of June 2021

UPSC IES ISS Vacancy Details

Total Posts - 26

Indian Economic Service - 15 Posts

Indian Statistical Service - 11 Posts

UPSC IES ISS Eligibility Criteria

Educational Qualification:

Bachelor's Degree with Statistics/Mathematical Statistics/Applied Statistics as one of the subject or  a Master's degree in Statistics/Mathematical Statistics/Applied Statistics from a University incorporated by an Act of the Central or State Legislature in India or other Educational Institutes established by an Act of Parliament or declared to be deemed as University under Section 3 of the University Grants Commission Act, 1956 or a Foreign University approved by the Central Government from time to time.

Age Limit:

21 to 30 years

Selection Process for UPSC IES ISS

The selection will be done on the basis of:

  1. Written Exam - 1000 Marks
  2. Interview - 200 Marks

UPSC IES Exam Pattern

The exam will be 6 papers of 1000 marks as follow

Paper Paper Type
Marks Time

Paper 1 - General English

Subjective Type 100 3 Hours
Paper 2 - General Hindi Subjective Type 100 3 Hours
Paper 3 -  General Economics-I Subjective Type 200 3 Hours
Paper 4 -  General Economics-II Subjective Type 200 3 Hours
Paper 5 - General Economics-III Subjective  Type 200 3 Hours
Paper 6 - Indian Economics Subjective Type 200 3 Hours

 

There will be negative marking

UPSC ISS Exam Pattern

The exam will be 6 papers of 1000 marks:

Paper Paper Type
Marks Time

Paper 1 - General English

Subjective Type 100 3 Hours
Paper 2 - General Hindi Subjective Type 100 3 Hours
Paper 3 -  Statistics-I Objective Type 200 2 Hours
Paper 4 -  Statistics-II Objective Type 200 2 Hours
Paper 5 - Statistics-III Descriptive Type 200 3 Hours
Paper 6 - Statistics-IV Descriptive Type 200 3 Hours
  1. There will be negative marking
  2. All question must be answered in English
  3. The question papers in all subjects will be of Conventional (essay) type except in Statistics Paper I and Statistics Paper II which are Objective Type Papers.
  4. Statistics III and  IV will  be  of  Descriptive Type having Short Answer/ Small Problems Questions (50%) and Long  Answer and Comprehension problem questions (50%). At least one Short Answer and One Long Answer Question from each section is compulsory.
  5. In Statistics-IV, there will be SEVEN Sections in the paper. Candidates have to choose any TWO Sections out of them. All Sections will carry equal mark
  6. Statistics I & II will  have 80 questions

 

UPSC IES ISS Interview 2021

Those who qualify in the written exam will be called for viva-voce. The candidate will be interviewed by a Board of competent and unbiased observers who will have before them a record of his/her career. The object of the interview is to assess his/her suitability for the service for which he/she has competed.

How to Apply for UPSC IES ISS 2021 ?

The candidates eligible for the posts apply on upsconlinenic.in from 07 April to 27 April 2021. The candidate should have details of one Photo ID Card such as Aadhaar Card/ Voter Card/PAN Card/Passport/Driving  Licence/Any other Photo  ID Card  issued by the State/Central  Government. The details of this Photo ID Card will have to be provided by the candidate while filling up the online application form. The candidates will have to upload a scanned copy of the Photo ID whose details have been provided in the online application by him/ her. This Photo ID Card will be used for all future referencing and the candidate is advised to carry this Photo ID Card while appearing for Examination/Personality Test

Application Fee:

Rs. 200 (No fee for SC/ST/Female/Persons with Benchmark Disability candidate)

FAQ

How to Submit UPSC ISS Application Fee ?

There are three options for the payment of fee-Pay by Cash in any branch of State Bank of India, Pay by credit/debit Card and Pay by Net Banking facility of SBI.

What is UPSC IES Exam Age Limit ?

21 to 30 years

UPSC IES/ISS Last Date of Application ?

26 April 2021

What is UPSC IES/ISS Application Starting Date ?

The application is going to start from 7 April 2021

What is UPSC IES/ISS Exam Date 2021 ?

17 July 2021