Upcoming Government Exams

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Upcoming Government Exams

Whilst mapping different career choices, one cannot overlook the numerous perks and amenities government jobs offer. Apart from highly reputed job positions at reputable Ministries and Departments under the Government of India, you also get paid well. If you wish to enter the sectors like banking, railways, defence services, administrative services, or work at the Ministry of External Affairs or Ministry of Defence, you need to qualify for certain competitive exams conducted by independent authorities. If you want to attain such lucrative jobs and are planning to appear for such tests, here is a blog to walk you through the upcoming government exams in the year 2023 that you must know about! 

Upcoming Government Exams 2023: UPSC

In the list of upcoming government exams in 2023, the UPSC Civil Services exam is an important mention. Considered one of the toughest exams in the world, UPSC exams are a hard nut to crack. The following table provides more details about the civil services exams 2023:

Date of Exam Name of Exam
23 June 2023 I.E.S./I.S.S. Examination, 2023
24 June 2023 Combined Geo-Scientist (Main) Examination, 2023
25 June 2023 UPSC – Engineering Services (Main) Exam, 2023
02 July 2023 Reserved for UPSC RT/ Examination
16 July 2023 UPSC – Combined Medical Services Exam, 2023
06 August 2023 Central Armed Police Forces (ACs) Examination, 2023
20 August 2023 Reserved for UPSC RT/ Examination
03 September 2023 N.D.A. & N.A. Examination (II), 2023;
C.D.S. Examination (II), 2023
15 September 2023 Civil Services (Main) Examination, 2023
08 October 2023 Reserved for UPSC RT/ Examination
26 November 2023 UPSC – Indian Forest Service (Main) Exam, 2023
09 December 2023 S.O./Steno (GD-B/GD-I) LDCE
17 December 2023 Reserved for UPSC RT/ Examination

Upcoming Government Exams 2023: Staff Selection Commission (SSC) Exams 

Staff Selection Commission (SSC) organises a wide range of exams to select potential candidates for various vacancies in various reputable departments and ministries. Here are some of the tentative calendar SSC exam dates.

Date of Exam Name of Exam
June 2023 Selection Post Examination, Phase-XI, 2023 Paper-I
June 2023 Selection Post (Ladakh) Examination, 2023 Paper-I
July 2023 Combined Graduate Level Examination, 2023 Tier-I (CBE)
August 2023 Combined Higher Secondary (10+2) Level Examination,
2023 Tier-I (CBE)
September 2023 Multi Tasking (Non- Technical) Staff, and Havaldar (CBIC
& CBN) Examination-2023 Tier-I (CBE)
October 2023 Sub-Inspector in Delhi Police and Central Armed Police
Forces Examination, 2023
Tier-I (CBE)
October 2023 Junior Engineer (Civil, Mechanical, Electrical and Quantity Surveying & Contracts) Examination, 2023 Paper-I
October to November 2023 Stenographer Grade ‘C’ & ‘D’ Examination, 2023 CBE
November to December 2023 Constable (Executive) Male/Female in Delhi Police
Dec 2023 to Jan 2024 Multi-Tasking Staff (Civilian) in Delhi Police Examination,
Feb 2024 to March 2024 Grade ‘C’ Stenographer Limited Departmental
Competitive Examination

Upcoming Government Exams 2023: Banks

One of the most coveted organizations in the country, banks conduct varied competitive exams to select marvellous candidates for different vacancies. Banks offer many notable job profiles through upcoming government exams. Below mentioned are some of them:

Date of Exam  Name Name of Exam
2 July 2023 PNB  Punjab National Bank SO Recruitment
June 2023 SBI SBI SO Recruitment
09 July 2023 RBI RBI Grade B Recruitment 2023
15 July 2023 Export Credit Guarantee Corporation of India (ECGC) ECGC PO Recruitment 2023
2 July 2023 IDBI Bank IDBI Executive Recruitment

Upcoming Government Exams 2023: Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) Exams

A colossal amount of applicants yearly appear for a majority of IBPS exams in seek of achieving their career aspirations. If you dream to acquire esteemed job profiles in the arena of banking, here are some of the upcoming government exams qualifying which you can attain them. 

Exam Name  Conducting Body  Dates
IBPS PO IBPS Prelims– 23 Sept and 30 Sept; 1 Oct 2023
Mains– 05 November 2023
IBPS Clerk  IBPS Prelims– 28 Aug 2023; 3 and 9 Spet 2023
Mains– October 2023
IBPS RRB  IBPS Prelims–  05, 06, 12, 13 Aug and 19 Aug 2023
Mains– 10 Sept 2023
IBPS SO Exam IBPS Prelims-  30 & 31 December 2023
Mains- 28 January 2024


Q. Can final year students appear for the IBPS PO exam?

Those who are in the final semester/ year can apply for the exam but they have to present a certificate/marksheet of their final exams at the time of the personal interview. 

Q. What is the selection criteria for the IBPS exams?

To get shortlisted as a full-time candidate, you would have to qualify three levels:
Prelims Exam
Mains Exam 
Personal Interview

Q. What are the roles in job profiles under RBI Assistant?

Issue and circulate currency 
Ensure financial stability 
Data Entry
File Work, etc.

Q. Should the candidate register each time before applying for an SSC examination?

The registration policy for SSC exams has been renewed after 20th July 2018. Those who have registered after this date can use the same ‘Registration number’ and ‘SSC Registration Password’ to apply for various upcoming government exams whereas of you have registered prior to this date, you will need to register again.

Q. Is there any negative marking in the RBI exams?

Yes, 1/4th of the mark is deducted per incorrect answer. 

Q. What is the eligibility criteria and number of attempts to clear the IAS exam?

Eligibility and number of attempts vary as per the caste you belong to. To know more about it, check out our comprehensive blog on IAS exam pattern.

Q. What is the educational qualification required to become IAS?

A graduate degree from a university or college recognized by the Government of India.

Thus, we hope that this blog about upcoming government exams has helped you gain a quick insight into this year’s schedule of some well-known public sector exams. If you are confused about your career choices and need guidance, sign up for a free 30-minute career counselling session with our experts at Leverage Edu and we will help you find the right path towards your dream career!

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