UPSC Civil Services Result 2018 – Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) will declare UPSC Civil Services Prelims result in July/August 2018. UPSC Civil Services 2018 result will be available online. The result PDF file will mention the roll numbers of candidates qualified for mains exam. UPSC Civil Services result 2018 will be declared based on General Studies (GS) Paper I and II marks. UPSC will draw merit list for mains exam based on the qualifying marks of 33 % in General Studies (GS) Paper II and total qualifying marks in GS Paper I. Candidates 12 to 13 times the total number of vacancies will be selected for mains examination. Around 9000 to 10000 candidates will be selected for the mains examination. The marks obtained in preliminary examination will not be counted for final merit list. In 2017, UPSC Civil Services cutoff for mains was 105. 34. UPSC Civil Services 2018 prelims exam was conducted on June 3.
UPSC Civil Services result is announced in three stages - preliminary, mains and final. UPSC Civil Services 2018 result for mains exam will be declared in December 2018. The final result of UPSC Civil Services will be declared in March/April 2019. UPSC will prepare All India merit list based on the marks obtained in mains exam and personality test. On the basis rank in the merit list, candidates will be recommended for appointment to Indian Administrative Service, Indian Foreign Services, Indian Police Service and Central Services, Group A and Group B. Read below for more details on UPSC Civil Services result 2018.
UPSC Civil Services 2018 Result Dates
UPSC Prelims 2018 exam
June 3, 2018
UPSC Prelims Result 2018
UPSC Mains 2018
September 28, 2018
UPSC Mains Result 2018
How to check UPSC Civil Services Result 2018
The result of UPSC Civil Services will be announced online. UPSC Civil Services result will mention the qualifying status for preliminary, mains and personality test. UPSC will release UPSC IAS Prelims result 2018 in a pdf format mentioning roll numbers of qualified candidates only. Go through the steps provided below to check result.
Steps to check UPSC Civil Services Result 2018
Click on the link to be provided on the page
The result of UPSC Civil Services 2018 will be displayed on screen in pdf format
UPSC Civil Services result will provide the roll numbers of candidates who have been selected for the next stage
Candidates can find their roll number in the pdf for UPSC IAS Prelims 2018
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Stages of UPSC Civil Services 2018 Result
IAS result 2018 will be announced separately after each stage of the exam- preliminary, mains and final. The details of each stage are explained below.
UPSC Civil Services Prelims Result 2018
UPSC Civil Services Prelims result will be declared in July/August 2018. The result of UPSC Civil Services 2018 for prelims will be released based on General Studies (GS) Paper I and II. Each paper of Civil Services prelims carries 200 marks. Candidates need to secure 33%, i.e. 66 marks in Paper II to qualify for the next exam stage. GS paper II is qualifying in nature. Candidates must score qualifying marks in both papers to be selected for Mains exam. Marks obtained in prelims exam will not be counted for final merit list.
UPSC Civil Services Mains Result 2018
UPSC Civil Services mains exam comprises two stages – written and personality test. UPSC Civil Services mains result will be declared in December 2018. The written test of Civil Services mains exam comprises nine papers, of which Paper A (Indian Languages) and Paper B (English) are qualifying in nature. The qualifying marks in Paper A and B is 25 %. Candidates will be shortlisted for Personality Test based on the scores of Paper 1 to 7. Candidates need to obtain minimum qualifying marks in each of the seven subjects they have appeared for in UPSC Civil Services Mains examination 2018. The written exam is conducted for 1750 marks. Candidates twice the number of vacancies will be selected for personality test as per UPSC Civil Services result of mains exam. Around 1500 candidates will be selected for personality test which is conducted for 275 marks.
UPSC Civil Services Final Result 2018
The commission will be declare the final result of UPSC Civil Services 2018 in February/ March after the conclusion of the interview rounds. Candidates will be selected for recruitment process based on the marks obtained in the Mains examination, i.e. written and personality test. The final result is calculated out of 2025 marks. The marks secured in Paper A and B of UPSC Civil Services Mains written exam will not be counted for final merit ranking.
UPSC Civil Services result 2018 – Merit List
The marks secured by candidates in the preliminary examination will not be counted for final merit list.
Candidates must secure minimum 33% (66 marks) in GS paper II to qualify for mains.
List will be prepared by the commission on the basis of marks secured in GS Paper I and qualifying marks of GS Paper II.
Merit list will be prepared based on the aggregate marks scored in Mains Papers 1 – 7 to shortlist candidates for Interview.
In UPSC CS Mains exam, the marks obtained in Indian Language (Paper A) and English (Paper B) papers will not be calculated and will only be used to qualify candidates for the next stage of the exam.
However, applicants must score at least 25% in both Paper A and B to qualify for Interview.
Candidates invited to participate in interview will be approximately twice the number of vacancies available.
The final merit list will be prepared based on marks secured in written exam and interview.
Candidates will be allotted to the various posts on the basis of their ranks and posts preferences.
UPSC Civil Services Result Analysis
Candidates can check below for the previous years’ result trend of UPSC Civil Services
Total no. of IAS applicants
Appeared in prelims Exam
Qualified for Mains test
Shortlisted for Interview
Recommended for appointment
UPSC Civil Services Cutoff 2018
The cutoff of UPSC Civil Services is the minimum marks that candidates must score to qualify the exam stage and be shortlisted for the next level of recruitment. The Union Public Services Commission will determine the cutoff of each stage of the exam. UPSC Civil Services cutoff will be announced for preliminary, mains and final. Candidates can check previous years’ and expected UPSC CS cutoff from the table below.
UPSC IAS expected cutoff 2018
110 (+ or 3)
105 (+ or 3)
100 (+ or 3)
95 (+ or –3)
Previous years’ UPSC Civil Services Cutoff
UPSC Civil Services cutoff 2017
UPSC Civil Services cut off 2016
UPSC CS cutoff 2015