May 7, 2021

UPSC ISS Exam 2020 Notification Released – Total 47 Vacancies

UPSC ISS Exam 2020UPSC ISS Exam 2020: Union Public Service Commission has released notification for Indian Statistical Service Examination. Number of vacancies are 47 (01 vacancy reserved for persons with benchmark disabilities). All interested candidates applying for the examination should ensure that they fulfill all eligibility conditions for admission to the Examination. In case you need any guidance/information/clarification regarding your applications, candidature etc. You can contact UPSC’s Facilitation Counter near ‘C’ Gate of its campus in person or over Telephone No.011-23385271/011-23381125/011-23098543 on working days between 10.00 Hrs. and 17.00 Hrs.

Age Limit for UPSC ISS Exam 2020:

Minimum age required to appear for the exam is 21 Years and Maximum age is 30 Years as on 1st August, 2020. Therefore you must have been born not earlier than 2nd August, 1990 and not later than 1st August, 1999.Also, there is a age relaxation for reserved category candidates.

Educational Qualification Requirements:

A candidate for the Indian Statistical Service must have obtained a Bachelor’s Degree with Statistics/Mathematical Statistics/Applied Statistics as one of the subject or a Master’s degree in Statistics/Mathematical Statistics/Applied Statistics from a University incorporated by an Act of the Central or State Legislature in India or other Educational Institutes established by an Act of Parliament or declared to be deemed as University under Section 3 of the University Grants Commission Act, 1956 or a Foreign University approved by the Central Government from time to time.

Selection Procedure for UPSC ISS Exam 2020:

The selection process for UPSC ISS Recruitment involves two successive phases:

  1. Written Exam
  2. Viva (Interview)

The UPSC ISS 2020 exam begins from 16 October and will be held for three days. The exam is of total 1000 marks. There is penalty of negative marking for wrong answers. On the other hand, the UPSC ISS Interview is of 200 marks.

How to Apply:

All interested candidates who fulfill the eligibility criteria can apply online for the UPSC ISS Exam 2020. Remember, there is no other mode to apply for the exam. Below is the brief process to fill online application for your reference:

Step 1: Visit

Step 2: Click on online application

Step 3: Register now by clicking on Part I Registration and fill all the required details

Step 4: Complete Registration Part II

Step 5: Upload scanned images of Photo & signature

Step 6: Pay application fee of Rs 200 (only for Gen/EWS/OBC), the fees is nil for SC/ ST/ Female/ PwD

Step 7: Submit & save confirmation page

Important dates for your reference:

Last Date for Receipt of Application30-06-2020 (6:00 pm)
Date of Examination16-10-2020
Exam DurationThree Days

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