The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released the results of the civil services preliminary examination.

The results of the exam held on October 4 can be checked on the UPSC website —

“On the basis of the result of the Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination, 2020 held on 04/10/2020, the candidates with the following Roll Numbers have qualified for admission to the Civil Services (Main) Examination, 2020,” read an order issued by the government.

“Candidates are also informed that marks, cut off marks and answer keys of screening test held through CS (P) Examination, 2020 will be uploaded on the Commission’s website i.e. only after the entire process of the Civil Services Examination, 2020 is over i.e. after the declaration of final result,” it added.

The civil services examination is held annually by the UPSC in three stages — preliminary, main and interview — to select officers of Indian Administrative Service (IAS), Indian Foreign Service (IFS) and Indian Police Service (IPS), among others.

How to check your result:

–Open the UPSC Civil Services 2020 Prelims Result link –

–A PDF file will open

— Scroll down to the list of roll numbers shortlisted for the main examination

–Candidates can search for their roll number using ‘Find’ option or scroll through the list

–The roll numbers are given in chronological order.

About 10.58 lakh candidates had registered for the UPSC civil services examination prelims.

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