The IAS exam is conducted by the Union Public Service Commission every year. The IAS admit card is released three weeks before the date of UPSC Prelims. As per the official UPSC notification, the Civil Services (Preliminary) exam will be held on June 2, 2019. So, candidates can download the Admit card for the IAS Prelims in the 3rd week of May 2019.
Steps to download admit card for UPSC IAS Prelims 2019
- The IAS admit cards are UPSC e-admit cards i.e. they are not sent by post and candidates have to download them from the official UPSC website and take printout.
- Navigate to upsc.gov.in in the browser and click on “Admit Cards” on the right or navigate to upsconline.nic.in and click on “e-Admit Cards for various examinations of UPSC”
- Then you will be redirected to a page which lists the various UPSC exams for which the e-Admit Cards are available. Other than e-Admit cards for exams, UPSC also issues e-Summons and e-Admit cards for various recruitment posts.
- Click on Civil Services (Preliminary) exam 2019 to download your IAS admit card for UPSC Prelims 2019.
- Before downloading the IAS admit card, you will be asked to enter your Registration Id or Roll Number for the UPSC Prelims 2019.
- The IAS admit card will open as a PDF. Download it and take a print out of this UPSC hall ticket which you have to mandatorily carry with you for both papers of IAS Prelims.
In case you have forgotten your Registration Id for UPSC Prelims and do not know your roll number yet, you can click on the “Forgot RID” option and fill in the required details (Your Name, Father’s and Mother’s Name, Your Date of Birth) and submit to view the registration id. You can proceed to download the IAS admit card following the normal process after this.
Refer to this link for complete information on UPSC Prelims 2019 including syllabus, preparation strategy and free IAS study material.
Following details are given on the UPSC Hall Ticket or IAS Admit Card
- Name of exam
- Date of exam
- Name of candidate
- Roll No.
- Father’s Name
- Mother’s Name
- UPSC exam centre
- Venue of exam
- Time Table of IAS Prelims
- General instructions for candidates
For reference of IAS aspirants, a template of UPSC Hall ticket for Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination is given below.
Candidates should check out the complete syllabus for IAS exam 2019.
General instructions on UPSC Hall ticket for IAS aspirants
On the IAS admit card for UPSC Prelims, the following instructions for candidates are given:
- Mobile phones, calculators, communication and Bluetooth devices are not allowed in the Exam hall. Disciplinary action will be initiated against the candidates flouting this rule.
- Candidates can only fill the OMR sheet for UPSC Prelims ( General Studies and CSAT) using a black ballpoint pen
- Candidates should read all the “Important Instructions” which they have downloaded along with their IAS admit card.
Candidates need to carry their two photographs in case their photo is blurry on the IAS admit card 2019. Also, an original photo identity card has to be brought along with the print out of the UPSC Hall Ticket on the day of IAS Prelims.
Discrepancy, omission or mistake on IAS admit card
If any detail on the UPSC hall ticket for IAS Prelims 2019 is incorrect such as name/roll number/parents’ name etc., then candidates should immediately reach out to the UPSC at official email-id email@example.com or call the facilitation counters between 9 AM – 6 PM on working days.
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List of exams conducted by UPSC
UPSC follows a common procedure for making admit cards available to candidates, i.e through the official website and not through post or email. For the list of exams given below, follow the same procedure as for downloading the IAS admit card for UPSC Prelims 2019.
- Engineering Services Examination (ESE)
- Combined Medical Services (CMS) Examination
- Combined Defence Services (CDS) Examination
- National Defence Academy (NDA) Examination
- Naval Academy Examination
- Special Class Railway Apprentice
- Indian Forest Service examination
- Indian Economic Service/Indian Statistical Service Examination
- Combined Geoscientist and Geologist Examination
- Central Armed Police Forces(Assistant Commandant) Examination
UPSC Prelims 2019 Preparation Links
|UPSC Current Affairs||UPSC Prelims Syllabus||IAS Prelims Test Series – 2019|
|CSAT 2019||NCERT Notes For UPSC 2019||IAS Eligibility|