Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has issued a clarification regarding the result of the Civil Services Examination (CSE), 2019. People had questioned UPSC on social media over the number of candidates recommended by the commission for the vacant posts. In a circular issued the commission said that it has been brought to the notice that some misleading information is circulating regarding less number of recommended candidates against the vacancies indented by the government for the Civil Services Examination, 2019. UPSC in the release stated that “It is hereby clarified that as against 927 vacancies for Civil Services Examination, 2019, the commission, in the first instance, has released the result of 829 candidates and has also maintained a reserve list in accordance with Rule-16 (4) & (5) of Civil Services Examination Rules, 2019.”
UPSC declared the results for CSE 2019 and recommended a total number of 829 candidates for appointment to various civil services posts. Out of the total, the commission selected 304 candidates under the general category, 78 from EWS category, 251 from the OBC category, 129 from the SC category, and 67 from the ST category.
All the candidates who had appeared for the UPSC Civil Services Exam should note that the UPSC Civil Services Examination 2019 result or the provisional appointment list for the candidates has been released on the official website. The list of selected candidates released by the UPSC is based on the performance of candidates in written examination and personality test of Civil services examination 2019.
Commission had conducted UPSC Civil Services 2019 Written Test in September 2019 and the interviews for Personality Test held in February-August, 2020 for recruitment to the posts in Indian Administrative Service, Indian Foreign Service, Indian Police Service and Central Services, Group ‘A’ and Group ‘B’.
UPSC Civil Services Result 2019
Pradeep Singh has topped the UPSC Civil Services (Main) Examination 2019 followed by Jatin Kishore and Pratibha Verma on the 2nd and 3rd spots respectively. A total of 829 candidates have been recommended for appointment, the break-up of selection of candidates on the basis of the category has been provided below:
GENERAL – 304
EWS – 78
OBC – 251
SC – 129
ST – 67
How To Check UPSC Civil Services result:
- Visit the official website of UPSC @upsc.gov.in.
- Click on UPSC Civil Services Result 2019 flashing on the homepage.
- A PDF will be opened.
- Candidates can download UPSC Civil Services Final Result 2019 PDF and save for future reference.