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Timeline of the Civil services Examination ( CSE )


Civil Services Examination (CSE) is conducted in three phases


STAGE 1
Preliminary examination (Objective-type)

STAGE 2
Main examination (Descriptive- type)

STAGE 3
Personality test (interview )

Typically the timeline of the Exams will be as follows :


NOTIFICATION
Feb/March

IAS PRELIMS EXAMINATION
June/August

MAINS EXAMINATION
Around December

PERSONALITY TEST
March/April/May of the following year

MAIN RESULT
June/July of the following year

In the event of any unexpected circumstances the exam may get postponed ( like in 2014 Loksabha elections exam postponed to August 2014 instead of June & In 2020 exams got postponed to October 2020 instead of May 2020 due to corona Pandemic)