Sarkari Exams in India - When you are looking for a government job, a list of the top sarkari exams would be really helpful to choose from. More better would be the list of sarkari exams in India with the application and exam dates. If you are looking for the exam list of sarkari jobs, then this article is for you. Compiled in a very friendly manner, this article not only lists all the government jobs in India, it also gives the list under each sector. Know the top sarkari exams you can apply for with the relevant deadlines and all important details.

Sarkari Exams in India

What is Sarkari Exam?

The Government of India, through its various ministries and organisations conduct Sarkari exams all throughout the year. These Sarkari exams in India are conducted to recruit candidates in government and semi-government organisations. The recruitments vary from Group A to Group D and other high to low posts. These conducting bodies release the notifications, exam dates, syllabus, exam pattern, admit card, result, answer keys, question papers, and cut-off marks of the said exams.

Some of these conducting bodies are UPSC, IBPS, SSC, NTA, TET, Railways etc, that organise top Sarkari exams in India on a major scale. In this article, we have tried to cover all top Sarkari exams for candidates to take reference from.

UPSC Exams

Union Public Service Commission falls under the central government and conducts top Sarkari exams in India to recruit candidates for Group A & B level. UPSC organises some of the big exams like - IAS (Indian Administrative Services), IFS (Indian Foreign Services), IRS (Indian Revenue Services), National Defence Academy (NDA), Common Defence Services (CDS) etc. UPSC recruitment Board conducts a total of 10 exams.

Top UPSC Exams 2020

Exams

Application Dates

Exam Dates

Additional Information

UPSC IAS 2020

February 12, 2020

May 31, 2020 (Prelims)

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UPSC ESE

October 15, 2019

January 05, 2020 (Prelims)

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UPSC CMS

April 28, 2020

July 19, 2020

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UPSC IES/ISS

April 13, 2020

June 26, 2020

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UPSC Combined Geo-Scientist

September 25, 2020 (Tentative)

June 27, 2020

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SSC Exams

Staff Selection Commission is a recruitment agency which comes under Government of India. SSC conducts a total of 9 national level exams to recruit staff for Ministries and Departments of the Government of India and its Subordinate offices. In the table below you can find all the top Sarkari exams in India conducted by SSC along with their application dates as well as the exam dates.

Top SSC Exams 2020

Exams

Application Dates

Exam Dates

Additional Information

SSC CHSL

December 03, 219

March 16-27, 2020 (CBE)

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SSC CGL

October 22, 2019

March 2-11, 2020 (CBE)

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SSC GD Constable

July 21, 2020 (Tentative)

October 2020 (Tentative)

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SSC Stenographer

September 17, 2019

May 5-7, 2020 (CBE)

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SSC MTS

June 02, 2020

October 26 - November 13, 2020 (CBE)

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SSC JE

August 13, 2019

March 30 - April 02, 2020 (CBE)

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SSC CPO

October 20, 2020 (Tentative)

April 21, 2021 (Tentative)

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SSC Selection Post

March 22, 2020 (Tentative)

June 10 - 12, 2020 (CBE)

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SSC JHT

30 September, 2019

February 16, 2020 (Descriptive)

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RRB Exams

The Railway Recruitment Board is a government organisation in India which comes under the Ministry of Railways. As Railways is the second largest means of transport in India after roadways, it needs a lot of manpower look after its smooth functioning. RRB conducts most of the recruitment drives for the Railways like - RRB NTPC, RRB JE, RRB ALP etc. There are a total of 21 RRB's in India.

Top RRB Exams 2020

Exams

Application Dates

Exam Dates

Additional Information

RRB NTPC

March 01, 2019

March/April 2020 (Tentative)

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RRB ALP

March/April 2020 (Tentative)

June/July 2020 (Tentative)

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RRB Group D

July/August 2020 (Tentative)

September/October 2020 (Tentative)

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RRB JE


March 3, 2020 (Tentative)

June 10, 2020 (Tentative)

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Top Banking Exams

Every year lakhs of candidates look for an aspiring career opportunity in the banking sector. Many candidates appear for different bank exams depending upon the availability of the vacancies. However the number of vacancies are in thousands, the competition is fierce among the aspirants to make it to the final list of shortlisted candidates. In the following table, we have compiled a list of the top banking exams along with the application and exam dates.

Top Banking Exams 2020

Exams

Application Dates

Exam Dates

Additional Information

SBI PO

April 2020

October 2020

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SBI Clerk

January 03, 2020

April 19, 2020 (Mains)

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SBI SO

January 23, 2020

March 08, 2020 (Tentative)

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IBPS PO

August 2020

October 2020 (Prelims)

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IBPS Clerk

September 2020

November 2020

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IBPS RRB

May 2020

Prelims

Officer Scale I - August 01, 02, 08, 09, 2020


Office Assistants - August 16, 2020

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IBPS SO

November 2020

January 2020

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RBI Assistant

December 2020

February 14-15, 2020

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RBI Grade B

September 2020

December 2020

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Top TET Exams

The TET exam, also known as the Teachers Eligibility Test, is a certification-exam which is important for candidates to qualify in order to be eligible for appointment as a teacher from Classes I to VIII. TET is mandatory to get a teaching job in Indian government schools. There are several TET exams conducted both by the central and state governments of India.

Top TET Exams 2020

Exams

Application Dates

Exam Dates

Additional Information

CTET

January 24, 2020

July 05, 2020

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Karnataka TET

January 25, 2020

March 15, 2020

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MP TET

January 06, 2020

April 25, 2020

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HTET

October 2020

December 2020

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Maha TET

November 07, 2019

January 19, 2020

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UPTET


October 17, 2019

February 07, 2020

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HPTET

September 2020

November 2020

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PSTET

November 3, 2020 (Tentative)

January 24, 2020 (Tentative)

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APTET

May 4, 2020 (Tentative)

June 10, 2020 (Tentative)

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Bihar TET

April 2020

July 2020

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OSSTET/OTET

July 15, 2020 (Tentative)

August 5, 2020 (Tentative)

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UTET

September 2020

November 2020`

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REET

March/April 2020

August 02, 2020 (Tentative)

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TNSET

January 2020 (Tentative)

March 4, 2020 (Tentative)

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TNTET

May 2020

June 27-28, 2020

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TSSET

March 27, 2020 (Tentative)

July 5-6, 2020(Tentative)

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WBSET

September 2020

December 2020

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Top State PSC Exams

Every state has its own Public Service Commission to recruit candidates for state administration. In the following table, candidates can find the important dates related to a few state PSC exams.

Top State PSC Exams 2020

Exams

Application Dates

Exam Dates

Additional Information

UPPSC

April/May 2020

June 21, 2020 (Prelims)

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MPPSC

November 14, 2020 (Tentative)

Jan 12, 2021 (Tentative)

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CGPSC

December 06, 2019

June 17-20, 2020

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TNPSC

June 14, 2020 (Tentative)

September 01, 2020 (Tentative)

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APPSC

August/September 2020 (Tentative)

October 2020 (Tentative)

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BPSC

July 10, 2020 (Tentative)

October 15, 2020 (Tentative)

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Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - Sarkari Exams in India

Question: Which government exam is best?

Answer:

There is no countdown for it depends upon various factors like minimum eligibility criteria, minimum age limit and the educational qualification.

If you talk about the best jobs that you can get after qualifying the exams it will be as follows:

  • Civil Services Exam (also known as IAS)

  • State PCS exams

  • SSC CGL

  • Banking PO exams

Question: What are the top govt exams in India?

Answer:

The exams conducted by UPSC, SBI, IBPS, State PCS, Railways, CTET are the exams that are one for the top sarkari exams in India.

Question: Which govt job is best in India?

Answer:

Civil services also known as the IAS exam is one of the best exams followed by the defence exams like NDA, CDS, RRB JE, Probationary Officer Jobs and State PCS exams.

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