UPSC Calendar 2023 Out: The Union Public Service Commission has published the annual exam calendar for the various national-level exams on its official website @upsc.gov.in. The dates for notification, online registration, and exam have been announced in the UPSC Exam Calendar 2023, which will be of great assistance to candidates preparing for UPSC Exams in the year 2023.
UPSC Exam Calendar 2023
The UPSC exams 2023 will begin with Reserved for UPSC RT/ Examination on January 15, 2023, and Engineering Services (Preliminary) Examination on February 19, 2023. If the circumstances warrant, the commission reserves the right to change the dates of notification, commencement, and duration of Examinations/ RTs. If you are planning to take any UPSC Exam, bookmark this UPSC 2023 Calendar to stay up to date on the UPSC Exam Dates 2023.
UPSC Annual Calendar 2023
UPSC will hold exams in 2023 for various positions in the Civil Services, Indian Forest Service (IFS), NDA-NA I & II, CDS I & II, engineering services and combined geo-scientist, ISS, IES, CAPF, and other exams. Check the table below for the notification release date, registration dates, and examination dates for all UPSC Exams 2023.
|UPSC Exam 2023||Application & Notification Date||Last Date of Application||UPSC Exam Date 2023|
|Reserved for UPSC RT/ Examination||15th January 2023 [1 day]|
|Engineering Services (Prelims) Exam 2023||14th September 2022||04th October 2022||19th February 2023 [1 day]|
|Combined Geo-Scientist (Prelims) Exam 2023||21st September 2022||11th October 2022||19th February 2023 [1 day]|
|Reserved for UPSC RT/ Examination||19th February 2023 [1 day]|
|CBI (DSP) LDCE, 2023||30th November 2022||20th December 2022||11th March 2023 [2 days]|
|CISF AC(EXE) LDCE-2023||30th November 2022||20th December 2022||12th March 2023 [1 day]|
|Reserved for UPSC RT/ Examination||12th March 2023 [1 day]|
|NDA & NA 1 Exam 2023||21st December 2022||10th January 2023||16th April 2023 [1 day]|
|CDS 1 Exam 2023|
|Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination, 2023||01st February 2023||21st February 2023||28th May 2023 [1 day]|
|Indian Forest Service (Prelims) Exam 2023|
|I.E.S./I.S.S. Examination, 2023||19th April 2023||09th May 2023||23rd June 2023 [3 days]|
|Combined Geo-Scientist (Main) Examination, 2023||24th June 2023 [2 days]|
|Engineering Services (Main) Examination, 2023||25th June 2023 [1 day]|
|Reserved for UPSC RT/ Examination||02nd July 2023 [1 day]|
|Combined Medical Services Exam 2023||19th April 2023||09th May 2023||16th July 2023 [1 day]|
|UPSC CAPF 2023 Exam (ACs) Exam||26th April 2023||16th May 2023||06th August 2023 [1 day]|
|Reserved for UPSC RT/ Exam||20th August 2023 [1 day]|
|NDA & N.A. (II) Exam 2023||17th May 2023||06th June 2023||03rd September 2023 [1 day]|
|C.D.S. (II) Exam 2023|
|Civil Services (Main) Exam 2023||15th September 2023 [5 days]|
|Reserved for UPSC RT/ Exam||08th October 2023 [1 day]|
|Indian Forest Service (Main) Exam 2023||26th November 2023 [10 days]|
|S.O./Steno (GD-B/GD-I) LDCE||12th September 2023||03rd October 2023||09th December 2023 [2 days]|
|Reserved for UPSC RT/ Examination||17th December 2023 [1 day]|
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UPSC Calendar 2023
Let’s take a look at the important exams, such as CAPF, that will be covered in the UPSC Calendar 2023.
UPSC IAS: Every year, lakhs of graduates compete for officer positions in the Indian Administrative Service (IAS), Indian Police Service (IPS), Indian Foreign Service (IFS), and other prestigious services through the Civil Service Exam, also known as the UPSC IAS Exam. According to the UPSC Calendar 2023, the UPSC IAS Prelims Exam is scheduled for May 28, 2023, and the Mains Exam will be held for 5 consecutive days beginning September 15, 2023.
UPSC CAPF: According to the UPSC Calendar 2023, the Central Armed Police Forces Exam 2023 for Assistant Commandants will be held on August 6, 2023. The Central Armed Police Force is the unified name for India’s seven authorized security forces. Candidates who pass the UPSC CAPF exam will be chosen for vacant Assistant Commandant positions in seven security forces.
UPSC NDA: The NDA Exam is held twice a year for candidates interested in admission to the Army, Navy, and Air Force wings of the NDA and Indian Naval Academy Courses (INAC). According to the UPSC Calendar 2023, NDA I will be held on April 16, 2023, and NDA II will be held on September 3, 2023. The NDA-NA selection process will include an online examination and an SSB interview.
UPSC CDS: UPSC will be conducting CDS Exam twice a year (16th April 2023 & 03rd September 2023) for the aspirants interested in joining the defense force in the Indian Air Force, Indian Military Academy, Indian Naval Academy and Officer’s Training Academy. The selection will be done through an online exam, interview, and medical examination.
UPSC Calendar 2023 FAQs
When UPSC 2023 calendar will be released?
The most popular UPSC exam, the Civil Services Exam (CSE) Prelims 2023, will be held on May 28, 2023, according to the UPSC Calendar 2023, and its notification will be available on February 1, 2023.
What is the date of UPSC Prelims 2023?
The UPSC Civil Services prelims exam will be held on May 28, 2023.
Can I prepare for UPSC in 6 months?
For beginners or those making their nth attempt, a minimum of six months is required. Given the vastness of the UPSC Syllabus, aspirants must devise an effective strategy to pass the preliminary stage of the exam. The UPSC 2023 Prelims are set for May 28th, 2023.
How many seats are there in UPSC 2023?
The number of vacancies to be filled by the examination is expected to be around 1105. The Commission will soon announce post-specific vacancies. Nota bene: 37 vacancies are reserved for People with Benchmark Disability.
Which exam is easy in UPSC?
Sociology, Geography, and Public Administration are straightforward subjects. According to the previous year’s results, many candidates received more than 400 points in these optional subjects.