The Union Public Service Commission has preponed the Civil services preliminary examination from August 2017 to June 2017. UPSC has scheduled the Civil services preliminary examination to be held on June 18, 2017.
Before 2014, the Commission used to conduct the preliminary exam in the month of August but now after a gap of three years, the exam will be conducted in June 2017.The commission has taken the decision to make the entire process of conducting the exam to be completed in time.
Every year UPSC conducts the civil services exam in three stages: preliminary exam, main exam and interview to select the candidates for officer’s posts in Indian Administrative Services, Indian Foreign Services and Indian Police Services. Thousands of candidates appear in the civil services exam every year at various examination centres across the country.