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List of Exams Postponed Due to Lok Sabha Elections 2024

Exams Postponed Due to Lok Sabha Elections 2024: The upcoming general elections have impacted competitive examinations nationwide. The Election Schedule for the Lok Sabha Elections 2024 has been announced by the Election Commission of India, according to which the Elections will be held from 19 April to 1 June 2024. Due to this many recruitment and entrance exams across India have been postponed or rescheduled. The affected exams include UPSC CSE, MPPSC, UPPSC RO ARO, SSC JE, and SSC CHSL etc. For some of these exams, the revised exam schedule has already been released while for others, the exams have been postponed till further notice. This article discusses all such exams impacted by the Lok Sabha Elections 2024.

List of Exams Postponed Due To Elections 2024

Candidates who have applied for the following exams must stay tuned with the official website of the corresponding recruitment exams for the latest updates. A list of exams postponed due to the Lok Sabha Elections has been compiled here for your convenience.

Exams Postponed Due To 2024 Elections
Exam Name Exam Date Revised Exam Date
SSC Junior Engineer (JE) 2024 4th, 5th, 6th June 2024 5th, 6th & 7th June, 2024 [NEW]
UPSC CSE Prelims Exam 26 May 2024 16 June 2024
MPPSC Prelims 28 April 2024 23 June 2024
SSC Selection Post Examination 2024 Phase-XII 6th, 7th, 8th May 2024 24th, 25th, 26th June, 2024 [NEW]
SSC CPO 2024 9th, 10th, and 13th May 2024 27th, 28th & 29th June, 2024 [NEW]
PSPCL ALM 29 March 2024 June 2024 (Expected)
BPSC TRE 3.0 15 March 2024 After June 2024 (Expected)
SSC CHSL 2024 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th July 2024 [NEW]
Karnataka PSC 2024 5 May 2024 7 July 2024
UPPSC Prelims 17 March July 2024
UPPSC RO ARO Exam 11 Feb 2024 July 2024
MPSC Prelims 28 April To Be Announced
JAIIB 2024 (Paper 1, IE & IFS) 25 May 2024 To Be Announced
JAIIB 2024 (Paper 2, PPB) 26 May 2024 To Be Announced
MPPSC Assistant Professor To Be Announced To Be Announced

PSPCL ALM Recruitment 2024

The PSPCL Assistant Lineman (ALM) Recruitment 2024 Exam was scheduled for 29 March 2024. However, the latest short notice released by the PSPCL announced that the PSPCL ALM Exam has been postponed till further notice.


The UPSC Civil Services Exam 2024 is one of the most important exams held nationwide to recruit Civil Servants. Originally scheduled for 26 May 2024, the UPSC CSE 2024 Prelims Exam will now be held after the Lok Sabha Elections on 16 June 2024.

MPPSC Prelims 2024

The MPPSC Prelims Exam 2024 which was scheduled for 28 April 2024 has also been rescheduled to 23 June 2024.

UPPSC Prelims 2024

UP Public Service Commission (UPPSC) conducts state-level examinations to recruit eligible candidates for Group A and Group B services in Uttar Pradesh. The exam was supposed to be held on 17 March 2024. However, due to the General Elections, the UPPSC 2024 Prelims Exam will be held in July 2024.

UPPSC RO ARO Exam 2024

The UPPSC RO ARO Exam was slated for 11 Feb 2024. Now, the exam has been postponed till July 2024. Candidates are advised to keep preparing well for this exam and visit the official website of UPPSC for the latest updates.

BPSC TRE 3.0 2024

BPSC Teacher Recruitment Exam 3.0 which was scheduled for 15 and 16 March 2024 has also been postponed due to unavoidable circumstances. The BPSC TRE 3.0 is likely to be held after June 2024 once the Lok Sabha Elections are over.

SSC Exams 2024

The SSC JE, SSC Selection Post, SSC CPO, and SSC CHSL have also been postponed due to the General Elections. The SSC JE 2024 has been postponed by a day and will be conducted on the 5th, 6th, and 7th of June 2024. Next, the SSC Selection Post will be conducted on 24th, 25th, and 26th June 2024. SSC CPO 2024 has also been rescheduled to 27th, 28th, and 29th of June 2024. The SSC CHSL 2024 exam dates have also been announced for 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, and 12th July 2024.



When are the Lok Sabha Elections 2024?

The General Elections or Lok Sabha Elections 2024 will be held from 19 April to 1 June 2024. Due to this many competitive and recruitment exams have been postponed.

Is UPSC CSE 2024 postponed?

Yes, the UPSC CSE Prelims was earlier supposed to be conducted on 26 May 2024. However, the new exam date is now 16 June 2024.

When is the UPPSC Prelims 2024 going to be conducted?

The UPPSC Prelims 2024 has been postponed. The new exam date for UPPSC 2024 Exam will be announced shortly on the official website.

When will the MPPSC Prelims Exam 2024 be conducted?

The MPPSC Exam was supposed to be held on 28 April 2024, but now it will be conducted on 23 June 2024.