UPSC IES/ISS Exam 2018 Indian Economic/Statistical Service Notification, Online Application Form Exam Dates


UPSC IES/ISS Exam details are available on this page!!! Union Public Service Commission has released the Notification to invites online application from eligible and capable candidates for Indian Economic Service and Indian Statistical Service examination. Applicants who are interested must apply for the same by submitting the application form on or before 16.04.2018. Go through this page to attain details regarding UPSC IES/ISS Exam 2018 and scheduled dates. 

Aspirants who are looking for job in government sector are advice apply for Indian Economic/Statistical Service exam notification and grab this specified opportunity. IES ISS exam date has been fixed by the commission that is 29.6.2018 those who have requisite eligibility must apply for the IES ISS examination. For additional details about UPSC IES/ISS Exam 2018 must read this entire page which is well furnished by the team of


Organization Union Public Service Commission
Exam Name I.E.S./I.S.S. Examination, 2018
Last date to apply 16.04.2018
IES ISS exam date 29.6.2018
Official website



a citizen of India, or

 a subject of Nepal, or

A subject of Bhutan, or

A Tibetan refugee who came over to India before 1st January, 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India, or

A person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Srilanka or East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire and Ethiopia or from Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.

Provided that a candidate belonging to categories (b), (c), (d) and (e) shall be a person in whose favour a certificate of eligibility has been issued by the Government of India.

Check Here: UPSC IES/ISS Eligibility Criteria

Educational Qualification:

For Indian Economic Service: Candidates who have obtained Post-graduation Degree in Economics/ Applied Economics/ Business Economics /Econometrics from well known  University incorporated by of an Act of the Central or State Legislature in India or other Educational Institutes established by an Act Parliament are eligible for IES examination.

For Indian Statistical Service: Candidate who have obtained Post-Graduation degree in Statistics/ Mathematical Statistics/ Applied Statistics from well known  University incorporated by of an Act of the Central or State Legislature in India or other Educational Institutes established by an Act Parliament are eligible for ISS examination.

IES ISS Age Limitation:

  • Applicants who want to apply for IES ISS Notification should have attained the age of 21 years but not exceed the age of 30 years on 1st August, 2017 or,
  • Candidates must have born not earlier than 2nd August, 1987 and not later than 1st August, 1996.

Age Relaxation for IES ISS exam:

  • 5 years for SC/ST candidates
  • 3 years for OBC candidates.
  • 5 years for domiciled in the Kashmir Division in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period 01-01-1980 to 31-12-1989.
  • 3 years for Defence Services personnel (disabled in operations during hostilities with any foreign country or in a disturbed area and released as a consequence thereof).
  • 5 years for ex-servicemen included Commissioned Officers and ECOs/SSCOs.
  • 10 years for blind, deaf-mute and Orthopaedically handicapped persons.

Physical Standards:

Aspirants who want to apply for Indian Economic/Statistical Service Notification must make sure that they must be physically fit according to physical standard.

Check Here: How to Prepare For the Physical Fitness

Application fees:

General contenders are required to pay application fee of Rs. 200/-where as female aspirants and scheduled cases / scheduled tribes and physically disabled candidates are exempted from fees.

  • Application Fees should be remitted either by depositing the money in any Branch of SBI by cash,
  • or by using net banking facility of SBI, State Bank of Bikaner & Jaipur / State Bank of Hyderabad / State Bank of Mysore / State Bank of Patiala/ State Bank of Travancore
  • or by using Visa / Master Credit / Debit Card.

IES ISS Selection Procedure:

As per the Indian Statistical Service Notification selection of the applicants will be based on their performance in Written Test and Interview.

Scheme of IES ISS Examination:

PART- I: Written Examination

Indian Economic Service exam pattern:

Sr. No. Subject Maximum Marks Time Allowed
01 General English 100 3 hrs.
02 General Studies 100
03 General Economics- I 200
04 General Economics-II 200
05 General Economics-III 200
06 Indian Economics 200

Read Here: UPSC IES ISS Syllabus

Indian Statistical Service Exam Pattern:

Sr. No. Subject Maximum Marks Time Allowed
01 General English 100 3 hrs.
02 General Studies 100
03 Statistics-I (Objective) 200 2 hrs.
04 Statistics-II (Objective) 200
05 Statistics-III (Subjective) 200 3 hrs.
06 Statistics-IV (Subjective) 200

Check Here: Tips to Prepare For Written Examination

Part – II: Viva voce

After qualify the exam candidates will be called for Viva voce test by the commission. Tt is of total 200 marks. It is kind of general interview conducted with the motive of testing the specialized knowledge and abilities of the candidates.

IES/ISS Exam Centres:

Exam will be held at the following centres-

Ahmedabad Jaipur
Allahabad Jammu
Bengaluru Kolkata
Bhopal Lucknow
Chandigarh Mumbai
Chennai Patna
Cuttak Shillong
Delhi Shimla
Dispur Thiruvananthapuram

Also Check:

IES ISS Exam Coaching Centers

IES ISS Answer Key


Procedure to apply for UPSC IES/ISS Exam:

  • Participants who want to apply for Indian Economic service notification are required to visit the Official website of organization that is
  • Now switch on to “Online Application for various examination of UPSC” tab.
  • Thereafter go to the Part-I registration and fill up mandatory details in the IES ISS online registration form.
  • After that, revisit the previous page and hit on Part-II registration, now upload scanned photograph and signature (each file should not exceed 40 KB each and must not be less than 3 KB in size and must be in jpg format.
  • Then pay up mandatory details and receipt of same and then submit it to complete IES ISS one time registration process, and get provisional registration id or password and submit whole.
  • Now log on to the valid registration id or password and go to apply online link.
  • Fill up remaining details in IES ISS online application form and upload relevant documents and certificate in support of education, caste etc. as asked in the notification.
  • After filling form in correct manner press on “submit” button for final submission of application form
  • At last, take out the print of IES ISS application form for future use.

Read Here: Procedure for Filing the Application Form

Important Date:

  • UPSC IES/ ISS Notification will be available: 21.03.2018
  • Date of closing of online application: 16.04.2018
  • UPSC IES/ ISS Admit card: In June 2018
  • UPSC IES/ ISS Examination will be conducted: 29.06.2018


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