UPSC IAS Exam Centres 2021 (Prelims & Mains) - Check Test Centres List Here

UPSC IAS Exam Centres 2021 (Prelims & Mains) - Check Test Centres List Here

UPSC IAS Exam Centres 2021 - UPSC IAS has activated the change of examination centre for Civil Services (Preliminary) and Indian Forest Service (Preliminary) examination on July 12, 2021. The notification stating that it had added four additional centres at (i) Almora, Uttarakhand, (ii) Srinagar, Uttarakhand, (iii) Nasik, Maharashtra and (iv) Surat, Gujarat for the CSE (Pre) Exam 2021 was released earlier. UPSC has also planned to give an opportunity to candidates of CSE and IFoS to submit their revised choice of exam centre. The requests of candidates to change the exam centres will be considered against the capacity intimated by the exam centres for accommodating the candidates. Candidates requests for change in the exam centre will be considered on "firstapply-first allot" basis. The exam centre change window will be operational in two phases July 12 to 19 (06.00 PM) and July 26 to 30 2021 (06.00 PM) on upsconline.nic.in.Latest: Click here for the UPSC IAS exam centre window.

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Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) was to conducted the UPSC IAS 2021 prelims exam on June 27, 2021, but has postponed it due to COVID-19. The prelims will now be held on October 10, 2021. The UPSC civil service main exam will be held on January 7, 8, 9, 15 & 16, 2022. This year the UPSC Civil Services prelims exam will be conducted in 73 cities (Leh added as an exam centre for prelims) across India whereas the mains UPSC IAS exam is conducted in 24 cities across the country, it is also mentioned in the UPSC notification 2021.

The UPSC IAS exam centres choices are asked by the candidates during the IAS application form 2021 filling process. But the final decision for UPSC CSE exam centre allotment lies with the Commission and on the availability of the choice of city. Candidates will get to know about their UPSC IAS 2021 exam venue after the issuance of the UPSC IAS admit card 2021. Once the Civil Services application form is successfully submitted no request for change of the UPSC IAS exam centre is entertained by UPSC. To know more about UPSC IAS exam centres 2021 read the article below.UPSC CSE Overview

Name of the exam

UPSC Civil Services Examination (UPSC CSE)

Conducting authority

Union Public Service Commission

Mode of application form

Online

Application fee

Rs 100

Mode of exam

Offline

Stage of exam

  • Prelims

  • Mains

  • Personality test

UPSC IAS Exam Centres 2021 - For Prelims and Mains

The list of UPSC IAS exam centres for UPSC CSE prelims and mains IAS exam is different. There are a total of 73 IAS exam centres for the CSE prelims exam whereas only 24 for the mains examination.

Leh added as a new exam centre, making the total tally of UPSC IAS prelims exam centres to 73.

To the UPSC IAS prelims and mains exam centres, candidates can check the tables below -

UPSC CSE prelims exam centres

Agartala

Ghaziabad

Panaji (Goa)

Agra

Gorakhpur

Patna

Ajmer

Gurgaon

Port Blair

Ahmedabad

Gwalior

Prayagraj (Allahabad)

Aizawl

Hyderabad

Puducherry

Aligarh

Imphal

Pune

Anantapur

Indore

Raipur

Aurangabad

Itanagar

Rajkot

Bengaluru

Jabalpur

Ranchi

Bareilly

Jaipur

Sambalpur

Bhopal

Jammu

Shillong

Bilaspur

Jodhpur

Shimla

Chandigarh

Jorhat

Siliguri

Chennai

Kochi

Srinagar

Coimbatore

Kohima

Thane

Cuttack

Kolkata

Thiruvananthapuram

Dehradun

Kozhikode (Calicut)

Tiruchirapalli

Delhi

Lucknow

Tirupati

Dharwar

Ludhiana

Udaipur

Dispur

Madurai

Varanasi

Faridabad

Mumbai

Vellore

Gangtok

Mysuru

Vijayawada

Gautam Buddh Nagar

Nagpur

Visakhapatnam

Gaya

Navi Mumbai

Warangal

Leh

UPSC IAS mains exam centres

Ahmedabad

Dehradun

Mumbai

Aizawl

Delhi

Patna

Allahabad

Dispur (Guwahati)

Raipur

Bengaluru

Hyderabad

Ranchi

Bhopal

Jaipur

Shillong

Chandigarh

Jammu

Shimla

Chennai

Kolkata

Thiruvananthapuram

Cuttack

Lucknow

Vijayawada

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UPSC IAS Exam Centres 2021 - Important Points

Candidates should know some important things regarding the UPSC CSE exam centres before applying for the IAS examination:

  • UPSC IAS exam centres are allotted to applicants as per their choice if available.

  • UPSC reserves the right to allotment of UPSC CSE 2021 exam centres.

  • UPSC reserves the right to add and remove the UPSC IAS exam venues across India.

  • Candidates come to know about the allotted IAS exam centre when the UPSC IAS admit card is released.

  • Union Public Service Commission does not entertain any request regarding the change in the IAS exam centre.

UPSC IAS Exam Centres 2021 - COVID-19 Guidelines

  • Candidates appearing for UPSC IAS 2021 must follow all the COVID-19 guidelines at the exam centre.
  • Applicants are allowed to carry their personal hand sanitiser, face mask and transparent water bottle.
  • At the time of verification, candidates have to remove their face masks.
  • The temperature of all the candidates will be recorded at the time of entry.
  • Candidates will be provided with a face mask at the exam centre also.

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