IES ISS Exam 2019: Notification, Application Form, Exam Schedule, Eligibility, Syllabus

The IES ISS (Indian Economic Service Indian Statistical Service) is an administrative inter-ministerial Group A Central Services of the executive branch of the government of India. IES ISS (and Indian Statistical Service) is conducted by UPSC (Union Public Service Commission) every year. It is conducted once a year. Candidates  clearing this exam are recruited to Indian Economic Service and Indian Statistical Service of government of India.

A high deal of opportunity for the Candidates fulfilling the eligibility criteria and wishing to pursue their career in civil services. To work with such an elegant sector is respectful but to have the complete knowledge of the application is the first step of this whole process. Kindly go through the complete article for the thorough detail:

Latest: IES ISS 2020 Application dates has been released. 

IES/ISS 2020 Notification

IES/ISS 2020 notification will be released in the month of  March. Candidates can check the notification & get detailed information about IES/ISS exam. The notification will contain IES/ISS exam dates, eligibility criteria, exam pattern, how to fill the application & other relevant details.

  • IES/ISS 2020 Application and exam dates has been released. Check complete dates below.
  • IES/ISS application is starting from 25th March 2020.

IES ISS 2020 Exam Schedule

IES ISS 2020 exam schedule has been released, below we have provided some important dates related to IES ISS 2020 entrance exam.

Event Dates
Date of notification  March, 2020
Start of online registration 25th March, 2020
End of online submission 13th April, 2020
Admit card May 2020
Date of written exam 26th June, 2020
Result of written exam Last week of July 2020
Final result Last week of September 2020

IES/ISS 2020 application form

IES/ISS Notification will be released from 25th March, 2020 and last date to fill the application form is 13th April, 2020.

Candidates can apply through online mode only through the official website of UPSC. The mode of payment is online only. Candidates willing to pay online must pay through net banking of SBI branches throughout the country or by visa card/ credit card or debit card.

Application Fee:

The fee structure for male General and OBC candidates is Rs. 200/- whereas SC/ST/PWD/female candidates are exempted from paying the application fee.

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IES/ISS 2020 Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility is the first step towards the goal of any exam. It tells whether you are eligible even to sit in the exam and likewise to fill any form there must be some criteria to be fulfilled by the candidates as is set by any exam conducting organisation and therefore the mandatory eligibility criteria is as follows:

  • Nationality: Indian and other country people include Nepal and Bhutan and also the migrants of Burma, East African Countries, Pakistan are also eligible.
  • The candidate should have graduation degree with Mathematical Statistics/ Statistics/Applied Statistics or a Master’s degree in Mathematical Statistics/ Statistics/Applied Statistics from a recognized university or its equivalent for ISS.
  • The candidate should have postgraduate degree with Economics/ Business Economics/Applied Economics/ Econometric from a recognized university or its equivalent for IES .
  • Age Limit: – Candidate’s age should be between 21 to 30 years to fill IES ISS Application Form.

The age is different for all categories.

Category Upper age limit
General 30  Years
OBC 33 Years
SC/ST 35 Years

IES/ISS 2020 Exam Pattern

The Exam is conducted in offline mode and bilingual except English Section. The pattern of the written examination is as follows:

Indian Economic Service Exam Pattern.

Subject Exam Timing Max Marks
General Studies 3 Hours 100
General English 3 hours 100
General Economics I 3 Hours 200
General Economics II 3 Hours 200
General Economics III 3 Hours 200
Indian Economics 3 Hours 200

Indian Statistical Service Exam Pattern

Subject Exam Timing Max Marks
General Studies 3 Hours 100
General English 3 Hours 100
Statistics 1 (Objective) 2 Hours 200
Statistics II (Objective) 2 Hours 200
Statistics III (Subjective) 3 Hours 200
Statistics- IV (Subjective) 3 Hours 200

IES/ISS 2020 Syllabus

Candidate Should have a complete idea about IES/ISS 2020 Syllabus for the best preparation to crack IES ISS. This is the foremost step to get a step ahead of others. As UPSC conducts IES and ISS exam together so accordingly syllabus changes.

  • In IES candidate should have complete knowledge of subject Economics.
  • In ISS candidate should have complete knowledge of General Studies, General English and mathematics as well.

IES/ISS Previous Question Paper/ Mock Paper

UPSC is known for repeating its questions unlike other exam conducting bodies. So previous year question paper can give us an idea about what the pattern of exam is likely to be.

Before appearing for any exam solving a previous year question paper gives us the clue about our preparation and what are the necessary changes we must make to improve ourselves. Below is the link of some previous year question papers kindly make use of them.

IES/ISS 2020 Admit Card

The admit card for IES ISS  written exam comes in the month of June 2020. Candidates can download it through the online mode from the official website. to download the admit card candidate requires the registration no./ roll no.(the one generated while filling the form) and password/ date of birth.

IES ISS 2019 Result

The announcement of the result of written exam is in the month of Last week of July 2020. The selected candidate will have the personality test, final result announcement will be done in the month of Last week of September 2020. To check the result of exam go through the official website. to check the result the registration no./ roll no.(the one generated while filling the form) and password/ date of birth are required.


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