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Last Minute Tips To Crack UPSC IAS Exam 2019

UPSC IAS Exam 2019

The UPSC 2019 Preliminary Examination will be held on June 2nd, 2019. We bring to you few last minute tips for the UPSC IAS Exam 2019, that will be helpful. Let’s glance through few basics before that.

  • Vacancies: notify soon
  • Exam Date: 2nd June 2019
  • Exam Mode: Pen and Paper

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Prepare for UPSC 2019 Prelims Examination (updated test series)

Last Minute Tips To Crack UPSC IAS Exam 2019

Night Before the Exam

  • Eat right
  • Take adequate rest
  • Stay confident

During the Exam

  • Read the instructions carefully
  • Leave no question unread
  • Don’t get stuck on a question
  • Avoid guesswork

Exam Checklist

  • Print out of e-Admit Card
  • Photo identity proof (Original) + 2 passport size photographs, if the photograph is not clear in the e-Admit Card
  • Black Ball Point Pen
  • Reach the centre in advance

Prepare for UPSC 2019 Prelims Examination (updated test series)

Few Important Instructions to Candidates

  1. Check the e Admit Card carefully and bring discrepancies, if any, to the notice of UPSC immediately.
  2. Mention your Name, Roll Number, Registration ID and Name & Year of the Examination in all the correspondence with the UPSC.
  3. Bring the e-Admit Card in each session to secure admission to Examination Venue.
  4. You are responsible for safe custody of the e Admit Card and in the event of any other person using this e Admit Card, the onus lies on you to prove that you have not used the service of any impersonator.
  5. Candidates should note that any omission/ mistake/ discrepancy in encoding / filling in details in the OMR answer sheet, especially with regard to Roll Number and Test Booklet Series Code, will render the answer sheet liable for rejection.
  6. Please note that entry into the Examination Venue shall be closed 10 minutes before the scheduled commencement of the Examination i.e. 09:20 AM for the Forenoon Session and 02:20 PM for the Afternoon Session. No candidate shall be allowed the entry into the Examination Venue after closure of the entry.
  7. Candidates are advised to enter the Examination Venue well in time for frisking.
  8. Candidates should note that they shall not be allowed to appear at any other Examination Venue except the Examination Venue mentioned in the e-Admit Card.
  9. Read the ‘Special Instructions for candidates admitted to the Examination’ given in the ‘Rules for the Examination’ available in Examination Notice and the ‘Poster’ containing instructions displayed outside the Examination Venue.
  10. Your candidature to the Examination is provisional.
  11. Candidate should not be in possession of or using any mobile phone (even in switched off mode), pager or any electronic equipment or programmable device or storage media like pen drive, smartwatches, etc., or camera or Bluetooth devices or any other equipment or related accessories either in working or switched off mode capable of being used as a communication device during the examination. Any infringement of these instructions shall entail disciplinary action including ban from future Examinations.
  12. There will be penalty (Negative Marking) for wrong answers marked by a candidate in the objective type question papers.

Prepare for UPSC 2019 Prelims Examination(updated test series)

  1. Answers other than those made by Black Ball Point Pen would not be evaluated.
  2. Candidates are advised not to bring any valuables/ costly items and bags to the Examination Venue, as safe keeping of the same cannot be assured. The Commission will not be responsible for any loss in this regard.
  3. Candidates who do not have clear photographs on the e-Admit Card will have to bring a photo identify proof viz. Aadhaar Card, Driving License, Passport, Voter ID Card, etc. and two passport size photographs one for each Session for appearing in the Examination with an undertaking.
  4. Orthopedically / Visually Impaired candidates, who have opted for their own scribe, may note that their own scribe will be allowed for the Examination only with a separate e Admit Card for such scribe. The e Admit Cards for the own scribes will be issued separately.
  5. Candidates belonging to Persons with Benchmark Disability (only blindness and low vision sub category) should not attempt such questions in Paper II, where data interpretation (charts, graphs, tables, data sufficiency, etc.,) is required. Questions numbers of such questions are highlighted in the Paper II [e.g. if Question No.1 is highlighted question, it would look like ]. Marks of these questions will be distributed equally amongst the remaining questions for such candidates.

All the best!

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