UPSC 2021 Calendar IAS Exam Dates | Schedule | Time Table

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The Union Public Services has released the UPSC 2021 Calendar , Exam dates/Schedule/Time Table for civil services  IAS and IES  Exams. The Civil Service Examination is toughest examination in our country. The success rate of this examination is comparatively very low. But if you can work smartly under right guidance you can crack this examination in the first attempt itself. Aspirants are eagerly waiting for the new schedule of the UPSC 2021 Civil Service Examination, please find it below. Here we are giving the UPSC 2021 Civil Services IAS Exam Dates/Schedule/Calendar/Time Table in details.

Union Public Services Commission (UPSC) conducts examinations for various posts that include,

  • Civil Services Examination
  • Engineering Services Examination
  • Combined Defense Services Examination
  • National Defense Academy Examination
  • Geologists’ Examination
  • Indian Statistical Service Examination/Indian Economic Service
  • Central Armed Police Forces (Assistant Commandant)
  • Combined Medical Services Examination.  

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Note : The dates of notification, commencement and duration of Examinations/ RTs are liable to alteration, if the circumstances so warrant.

The Union Public Service Commission has recently declared the timetable for the Civil Services Prelims and main Examination 2021.  Beginners may note that the entire selection process  for UPSC IAS exam which will be conducted in three stages- Prelims, Mains and Interview.

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We recommend below books for UPSC Prelims


There are 4 must read books for history from which you can cover entire history syllabus.

1. ” History of modern India – Bipin Chandra

2. ” India’s Struggle For Independence – Bipan Chandra

3. ” India’s Ancient Past – R.S. Sharma

4. ” History Of Medieval India – Satish Chandra ”


There are two main books for culture section in UPSC Prelim

1. ” The Wonder That Was India – A.L. Bhasham

2. ” Indian Art and Culture – Nitin Singhania


Standard geography books for IAS UPSC 2021 prelim is given below

1. ” Geography of India – Majid Husain

2. ” Oxford School Atlas – Oxford


The most popular book for polity is

” Indian Polity for Civil Services Examinations – M. Laxmikanth


Indian Economy – Ramesh Singh ” This book is best seller for  UPSC Prelim Economics section.

For Economics you must read ” Economic survey 2021-17 by Ministry of Finance Government of India

Science and Technology 

Science and Technology by  Ashok Singh


Environmental Studies: From Crisis to Cure – Rajagopalan ” is #1 best seller in environmental studies.

Current Affairs

For Current Affairs use ” Manorma year book 2021


Verbal and non verbal reasoning by r s aggarwal

For practice solve previous papers of IAS exam 

IAS Prelims 22 Years General Studies Topic-Wise Solved Papers – Disha

If you are looking for all in one books for IAS prelim then use below books

General Studies – 1

General Studies Paper-I – MHE

General Studies – 2

Crack CSAT paper 2 by arihant experts


All the best !!

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