UPSC IES ISS 2020 Exam (Indian Economic Service) Date, Notification, Pattern, Cut Off, Syllabus

UPSC IES ISS 2020 Exam: Indian Economic Service (IES), Indian Statistical Service (ISS) Exam 2020 notification has been released by UPSC on 10th June 2020. It was postponed due to the Covid-19 CORONA Virus outbreak. UPSC ISS 2020 Exam notification was scheduled to release on 23rd March 2020.

Update July 2020: As per the latest update by UPSC On a specific request by the Department of Economic Affairs, the Commission has reconsidered its earlier decision and has now decided to hold the Indian Economic Service Examination, 2020 on 16th to 18th October 2020.

The Notification of the examination is likely to be issued on 11/08/2020.

Check the Indian Economic Service latest updated details at the linked article.

indian economic service exam reconsideration notice

As per the revised UPSC Calendar 2020 pdf, UPSC IES ISS 2020 (Indian Economic Service) Exam will be conducted on 16th October 2020. Please read this post for more information about IES ISS 2020 Exam, Eligibility Criteria, Syllabus, Cut Off, Answer Key, Admit Card, Exam Date, etc.

What is the IES ISS Exam?

Indian Economic Service (IES)/ Indian Statistical Service (ISS) Exam also known as IES/ ISS Exam is a national level exam conducted every year by UPSC to recruit candidates for Group A posts in central government Ministerial services of Statistical and Economic Department.

upsc ies iss exam 2020

UPSC IES ISS 2020 Notification

According to the latest update by Union Public Service Commission, official notification has been released on 10th June 2020. Previously release of the official notification for the IES ISS 2020 Exam was delayed till further notice. Finally, UPSC IES ISS 2020 exam notification has been released along with other details like no of vacancy and exam date, etc.

Eligibility Criteria

(I) Nationality

A candidate must be either:—


(II) Age Limits :

A candidate must have attained the age of 21 years and must not have attained the age of 30 years as on 1st August 2020.

The upper age-limit prescribed above will be relaxable as follows :

age relaxation

(III) Minimum Educational Qualifications :

(a) Educational Qualification for Indian Economic Service (IES):

Indian economic service educational qualification

(b) Educational Qualification criteria for UPSC IIS:

Indian statistical service educational qualification

Also check UPSC ESE 2020 Exam updated information here.

Important Dates

The official notification for UPSC IES ISS 2020 exam has been released on 10th June 2020 along with UPSC IES ISS 2020 Exam date. Please have a look at the UPSC ISS Exam date 2020 in the below table.

UPSC IES ISS Exam Date 2020 is given below:

Exam EventsUPSC IES ISS Exam Dates 2020
Notification Date10 June, 2020
Starting of Application Form10 June, 2020
Last date to submit the application form30 June, 2020
Online application withdraw date7 July, 2020 to 13 July, 2020
Availability of Admit cardThree weeks before the exam
UPSC IES ISS 2020 Exam Date16 October, 2020
Result of written examWill be updated
UPSC IES ISS InterviewWill be updated
Announcement of Final ResultWill be updated

Also find latest updated information about UPSC NDA 2020 Exam.

Exam Highlights

Exam NameIndian Economic Service (IES)/ Indian Statistical Service (ISS) Exam
Exam LevelNational
Exam CategoryGraduate
Application ModeOnline
Number of attempts6
Exam ModeOffline (Pen and Paper-based)
Conducting BodyUPSC (Union Public Service Commission)
FrequencyOnce a year
Selection ProcessWritten Exam and Personal Interview

UPSC IES ISS 2020 Exam: Number of Vacancies

No of vacancies for UPSC IES ISS 2020 Exam is as follows:

UPSC IES ISS vacancy 2020

UPSC IES ISS Exam Pattern and selection process 2020

UPSC IES ISS selection process 2020 will be completed in two steps.

upsc ies iss selection process

Exam Pattern for Indian Statistical Service is as follows:

indian statistical service exam pattern

Important points about UPSC ISS Exam pattern:

UPSC ISS exam important points

UPSC IES ISS 2020 Exam Syllabus pdf download

Download UPSC IES ISS 2020 exam syllabus pdf. Check below link.

UPSC ISS exam Admit Card

UPSC has released the Indian Statistical Services 2020 Admit Card.

Steps to download UPSC ISS Admit Card:

upsc iss admit card step 1
upsc iss admit card step 2
upsc iss admit card step 3

Step# 4: Download your Admit Card by using your registration id and roll no.

upsc iss admit card step 4

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