UPSC Prelims Exam Dates 2024: Complete Exam Schedule

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UPSC Prelims Exam Dates

UPSC Prelims Exam Dates 2024 are announced by the Union Public Service Commission on the official website. Candidates can download the official PDF Exam schedule for UPSC CSE 2024 from According to the released schedule, the Union Public Service Commission will release the official notification for the civil services exam on 14 February 2024. UPSC Prelims 2024 exam date is 26 May 2024.

Candidates who are preparing for this toughest government exam should note down all important UPSC Exam Dates 2024. This will help them keep track of important events of this exam, and aspirants won’t miss any important dates. In this blog, we have mentioned the detailed schedule of the civil services exam, including the UPSC Prelims exam dates in 2024.

UPSC Prelims Exam Dates 2024

The Union Public Service Commission conducts the Civil Services Exam in three stages that are prelims, mains and interview process. The prelims exam is nothing less than a filter exam to shortlist serious candidates from the crowd. This year, UPSC will conduct the UPSC Prelims 2024 exam on 26 May 2024.

More than 3 to 4 lakh students apply every year to appear in the exam and only a few thousand aspirants manage to appear for the UPSC Mains exam. Below, we have mentioned a detailed table of important dates for the upcoming exam.

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UPSC CSE Prelims 2024 Exam Schedule

The official UPSC CSE Prelims 2024 exam schedule is released online by the exam conducting body. We have mentioned all the events that students need to know about the prelims exam 2024. Check the table below

Event(s) UPSC Prelims Exam Dates 2024
UPSC Notification 2023 Release Date 14 February 2024
Prelims Exam Registration Begins14 February 2024
Last Date to Apply for UPSC Prelims 202405 March 2024
Admit Card Release Date8 May 2024
UPSC Prelims 2024 Exam Date26 May 2024
UPSC Mains Exam Date 202320 September 2023
Interview/ IAS interview DateTo Be Announced 

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UPSC Exam 2024 Schedule

UPSC Exam 2024 will be conducted in several phases. The exam conducting body provided the yearly exam schedule for the year 2024. Check out the detailed datasheet below.

UPSC Prelims Exam Dates 2024

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What is the UPSC Prelims Exam Date 2024?

As per the official announcement, UPSC will conduct the Civil Services Prelims exam 2024 on 26 May 2024. Aspirants have to appear at the UPSC Prelims exam centre on the given date.

What is the last date to apply for UPSC Prelims Exam 2024?

The application process for Prelims exam 2024 will begin on 14 February 2024 and the last date to apply is 05 March 2024.

What is the frequency of UPSC Prelims exam?

The Union Public Service Commission conducts the Civil Services Prelims exam annually.

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