UPSC civil services prelims 2019 admit card released:
The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released the admit card of the Civil Service Examination (CSE) on Wednesday, May 1, 2019. The candidates who will appear in the examination can download the official website upsconline.nic.in or upsc.gov.in.
- The candidates can download the admit card through the official websites- upsc.gov.in or upsconline.nic.in
- The examination is scheduled to be conducted on June 2, 2019.
To download the admit card, candidates need to input their registration ID or roll number in the login page. Before downloading the admit card, it is necessary to read the special instructions and rules for the examination
The examination is scheduled to be conducted on June 2, 2019 all over the country for 896 vacancies.The preliminary exam shall have General Studies Paper I and General Studies Paper II, each of 200 marks. The latter will have a 33 per cent qualifying marks.
Mains exam will have two qualifying papers: Paper A – one Indian language, Paper B – English, each of 300 marks. Then there will be papers to be counted for merit: Paper I – Essay, Paper II – GS I (Indian Culture and Heritage, World History Geography and Society), Paper III – GS II (Constitution, Governance, International relations, Polity, Social Justice), Paper IV – GS III (Bio-diversity, Disaster Management, Economic Development, Environment, Security, Technology), Paper V – GS IV (Aptitude, Ethics, Integrity), Paper VI – Optional Subject Paper 1, Paper VII – Optional Subject Paper 2; each of 250 marks.
Thus the sub-total of written tests in mains exam is of 1750 marks. After that, there is a personality test of 275 marks. Thus bringing the grand total to 2025 marks.