UPSC 2020: Here's when you can submit your Detailed Application Form-I for the mains exam
UPSC 2020: Here's when you can submit your Detailed Application Form-I for the mains exam

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has declared the results of the civil services preliminary examination on Friday, an official statement said.

Candidates can check their result at the official website - The exam was held on October 4, 2020.

Steps to check the result:

  • Open the UPSC Civil Services 2020 Prelims Result link -

  • A PDF file will open

  • Scroll down to the list of roll numbers shortlisted for the main examination

  • Candidates can search for their roll number using the 'Find' option or scroll through the list

  • The roll numbers are given in chronological order.

Here's when you can fill up your Detailed Application Form-I for the mains exam:

All the successful candidates have been asked to apply again in the Detailed Application Form-I (DAF-I) for the civil services (main) examination, 2020, the UPSC said in a statement.

The form is available on from October 28 to November 11 till 6:00 PM. Important instructions for filling up the DAF-I and its submission will also be available on the website, it said.

Changes, if any, in the postal address or email address or mobile number after submission of the DAF-I may be communicated to the commission at once, it said.

UPSC Mains 2020 exam:

The civil services (main) examination, 2020 is scheduled to be held from January 8, 2021.

UPSC Mains 2020 Admit Card:

The e-admit card along with the time table of the said examination will be uploaded on the commission's website for the eligible candidates around three-four weeks before the commencement of the examination, the UPSC statement said.

Candidates are also informed that marks, cut-off marks and answer keys of the screening test held through civil services preliminary examination, 2020 will be uploaded on the commission's website -- -- only after the declaration of final result, it added.

The UPSC has a facilitation counter near the examination hall building in its campus at Dholpur House, Shahjahan Road here.

Candidates may obtain any information or clarification regarding their result on all working days between 10 AM to 5 PM, in person or on telephone numbers -- 011-23385271, 011-23098543 or 011-23381125 from the facilitation counter, the statement said.

The exam was held on October 4. The civil services examination is held annually by the UPSC in three stages -- preliminary, main and interview -- to select officers of Indian Administrative Service (IAS), Indian Foreign Service (IFS) and Indian Police Service (IPS), among others.

(with inputs frm PTI)

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