APSC Exam Dates 2018 - Assam Public Service Commission (APSC) has postponed APSC 2018 exam dates for the mains exam. The mains exam which was scheduled to be held from July 22 to July 31 and August 11, 2019 has been postponed till further notice. However, as per APSC exam dates 2018 for mains exam which is to be conducted from August 2 to August 9 and August 13, 2019 will remain the same. APSC exam dates for mains exam which has been postponed will be further declared by the commission along with detailed programme of the event. APSC has cited the reason to postpone the exam is unavailability of exam venue. Earlier admit card of APSC main exam was released on July 11, 2019.

APSC Exam Dates 2018

APSC 2018 exam dates include the dates related to release of the notification, application form, admit card, exam, answer key, result, etc. APSC prelims exam was conducted on December 30, 2019. Admit card for mains exam are issued to those candidates only who qualified the preliminary examination of APSC. Combined competitive exam of APSC is conducted for the recruitment for Junior Grade Land and & Revenue Service, Police Service, Superintendent of taxes, excise etc. For more details on APSC Exam dates 2018, read the article below.

APSC Exam Dates 2018

Candidates can check the below mentioned table regarding various events of APSC exam. These dates will give candidates an idea regarding the chronological order of the event. After checking the dates candidates can plan their strategy to qualify APSC exam.

APSC 2018 Exam Dates and Event



APSC Notification

May 17, 2018

APSC application began on

May 17, 2018

Last day to apply for APSC

June 27, 2018

Admit card of prelims exam issued on

November 12, 2018 (Cancelled)

Issue of Fresh admit card

December 15, 2018

APSC prelims exam

November 24, 2018 (Cancelled)

New APSC exam date of prelims

December 30, 2018

Prelims Result

March 13, 2019

APSC Prelims answer key

March 20, 2019

APSC Prelims Cut off

March 20, 2019

APSC Scorecard for prelimsMarch 20, 2019
APSC Mains application formMay 16 to June 7, 2019

APSC 2018 admit card (Mains)

July 11, 2019

APSC 2018 exam dates (Mains)

July 22, 23, 25, 27, 29, 31 & August 11 (Cancelled)

August 2, 4, 6, 8, 9, 2019

Result of mains exam

September 2019

APSC Interview admit card

October 2019

APSC Interview date

November 2019

APSC Final result

December 2019

APSC Exam Pattern 2018

The exam pattern for APSC combined competitive exam has been prescribed for APSC. As per APSC exam pattern the preliminary exam comprises two papers which are objective in nature. Paper 1 comprises of General studies whereas paper 2 has optional subject where candidates have to select any one subject as per their interest. Both the paper of APSC exam are conducted for 200 marks and time duration to that is 2 hours.

The main exam of APSC comprises of General English, General studies, Optional paper 1 and Optional paper 2. Each paper is conducted for 3 hours. Candidates have to choose any two optional subjects for the optional papers.

APSC Preliminary Exam Pattern 2018



Maximum Marks



General studies


2 hours


Optional Paper (selected as per candidate’s preference)




APSC Mains Exam Pattern 2018



Maximum Marks



General English


3 hours


General Studies


3 hours


Optional Paper 1


3 hours


Optional Paper 2


3 hours

APSC Exam Dates 2018 - Admit Card

The admit card of APSC mains exam were released on July 11, 2019. Candidates who had qualified for the preliminary exam and had filled the mains application form were issued admit card to appear for mains exam of APSC 2018. Candidates can download APSC admit card online by entering roll number and date of birth. The admit card carries details like exam date, time, venue, roll number of candidate, name etc. Candidates have to carry their APSC admit card along with photo-identity to the examination centre.

APSC Exam Dates 2018 - Result

APSC Result 2018 is declared in three stages – preliminary, mains and final. On the basis of result of APSC 2018 for mains exam, candidates will be called for interview. The final APSC result will be declared based on the marks secured by candidates in mains exam and interview.

APSC Exam Dates 2018 - Answer Key

APSC 2018 answer key displays the correct answers to the questions asked in the exam. Comparing the responses with APSC answer key 2018, candidates can calculate the probable score based on the number of correct answers. This will help candidates to analyse their performance in the exam.

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