UPSC IAS Mains Result 2016 Declare 22 Feb 2017| Cut Off |Marks of Candidates

New Delhi, Jan 4: Aspirants of IAS are eagerly waiting for the result of the UPSC Civil Services Mains Exam 2016 that was conducted from December 3 to 9. The most awaited result is going to be announced by January 15 (tentatively).

UPSC Civil Services 2017: The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) will release the notification of the Civil Services preliminary examination 2017 on February 22.

As per the official UPSC calendar, the candidates have to submit the application form by March 17. The prelims will be held on June 18 while the main exam is scheduled for October 10.

The Civil Services examination is conducted by the UPSC to select candidates to fill administrative positions in different All-India Services and central civil services including IAS, IPS, IFS, IRS, and IRTS.

UPSC will be filling up 1079 posts of the administrative position in Services Group A and Group B by the recruitment process. The first stage of the exam was the Preliminary phase. The successful candidates of Preliminary phase appeared for the Mains. Now candidates who have appeared for the UPSC IAS Mains Exam 2016 are waiting for their result.
The next phase of the recruitment process after the Mains will be Personality Test/ Interview. The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) will declare the result of the Mains exam on its official website It is expected that the result will be announced in the month of January 2017.After all the stages of the recruitment process are over, the final result of IAS Recruitment will be declared in the month of April 2017.

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) conducts recruitment for selection of personnel in various fields. The names of exams conducted by UPSC include;

ESE, CDS (I), CISF (AC) LDC, NDA & NA (I), IES/ISS, CGSE/GE, ESE Main, CSE Prelims (CSAT), IFS Prelims, CAPF (AC), CMS, NDA & NA (II), CSE Main, CDS (II), IFS Main and SO.
The third phase of the recruitment process, the Personality Test will commence as per the schedule. The notification of the same will be released on the official website of Union Public Service Commission (UPSC). The Personality Tests will be conducted in the Office of the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC). The commission will upload the details of the schedule of Personality Test on the Commission’s website.

The result of Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) IAS (Indian Administrative Services) Mains has been further delayed and is expected to be declared somewhere by mid February. All those who had appeared for the exam are required to keep a strict check at the official website . Last year, the results were declared on February 20, 2016.

The exam was conducted from December 3 to December 9, 2016 in two sessions. The morning session examinations were held from 9:30 am to 12 noon while the afternoon session examinations were conducted from 2 pm to 5 pm.

On December 7, examinations for language papers, Indian languages (Assamese/ Bengali/ Bodo/ Dogri/ Gujarati/ Kashmiri/ Hindi/ Kanada/ Konkani/ Maithili/ Malayalam/ Manipuri/ Nepali/ Marathi/ Oriya/ Punjabi/ Sanskriti/ Santhali/ Sindhi (Devangari/ Arabic script/ Tamil/ Telegu/ Urdu) was conducted in the morning session. The examinations for the optional papers was conducted on December 9.

The civil services examination is conducted annually in three stages — preliminary, main and interview — to select officers of the prestigious Indian Administrative Service (IAS), Indian Foreign Service (IFS) and Indian Police Service (IPS), among others.

The civil services exam consists of the following two stages:

Civil services (preliminary) examination (objective type) for the selection of candidates for the main examination
Civil services (main) examination (written and interview) for the selection of candidates for the various services and posts.

Aspirants can check and stay updated on the official website of UPSC. The result of UPSC Mains exam 2016 notification will be released at

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) Civil Services Main exam 2016 was held from December 3 to 9 at various centers.

To get into the next level of selection criteria a personal interview of the aspirants will be conducted.

The UPSC test paper carried an essay of 125 marks, but the framing of the proposition in English and Hindi created confusion for the candidates.

According to the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) notification published earlier, there are vacancies of 1079 in the Indian Administrative Service (IAS), Indian Police Service (IPS), Indian Foreign Service (IFS), Indian Revenue Service (IRS) and others.

Steps to check UPSC Mains Exam 2016:

# Go to Union Publish Service Commission (UPSC) website-

# Press the “Examination” tab in the home page

# Click on the “Active Examinations” tab on the site

# Click on “Civil Services (Main) Examination, 2016”

# Click on “Click here” option given near “Results”

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