UPSC Examination Calendar 2016-2017

UPSC Examination Calendar 2016-2017:  UPSC (Union Public Service Commission) is India’s vital agency which organizes a variety of recruitment examinations to fill up the vacant posts in the government services. UPSC holds the written examination and arrange interviews for various positions. It is the top body and many candidates participate in this exam organized by it each year. Candidates across the country and the globe take part in the examination organized by the Commission. UPSC is accountable for monitoring many prestigious examinations including Civil Services (IAS) Examination, Combined Defence Services(CDS) Examination, Engineering Services Examination, National Defence Academy Examination, Naval Academy Examination, Combined Medical Services etc. Candidates would be happy to know that the commission has issued the calendar for the examination that is going to be organized in the year 2016. All these exams are organized at the national level in almost all the cities and towns of the country.

Here we have mentioned the dates for all the exams organized by UPSC. Candidates should view the table given here for their reference so that they can start their preparation in case they desire to appear in a particular exam.

UPSC Examination Calendar 2016-2017
Name of the ExaminationIssue of Notice/ RegistrationExam DatesDuration of the Exam
Start DateEnd Date
CDS (I) 201606 November 201504 December 201514 February 20161 Day
NDA & NA (I) 201602 January 201629 January 201617 April 20161 Day
I.E.S./I.S.S. Exam 201616 January 201612 February 201613 – 15 May 20163 Day
Combined Geo-Scientist and Geologists Exam. 201606 February 201604 March 201613 May 20163 Day
Engineering Services Examination- 201627 February 201625 March 201627 May 20163 Day
Combined Medical Services – 201605 March 201601 April 201612 June 20161 Day
Central Armed Police forces (AC) Exam. 201612 March 201608 April 201626 June 20161 Day
IAS/ Civil Services (Preliminary) Exam 201623 April 201620 May 201607 August 20161 Day
Indian Forest Services (Preliminary) Exam. 201623 April 201620 May 201607 August 20161 Day
NDA & NA (II) 201618 June 201615 July 201618 September 20161 Day
CDS (II) 201616 July 201612 August 201623 October 20161 Day
Indian Forest Service (Main) 201612 November 201610 Days
Civil Services (Main) Exam – 201603 December 201605 Days

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