UPSC Recruitment 2020 for Indian Statistical Service Exam | 47 Post | Last Date: 30 June 2020

UPSC Exam 2020 – UPSC invited application form for Indian Statistical Service Examination 2020 from eligible candidates for 47 vacancies. Candidates who complete Bachelor’s Degree/ Master’s Degree graduates within the age limit 21 to 30 years are eligible to apply for this job. The selection process is based on the Written examination/ Viva-voce. Interested and eligible candidates can apply online at (www.upsconline.nic.in) website on or before 30 June 2020. The detailed eligibility and UPSC online application form procedure are given below.



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UPSC Exam | UPSC Online Application 2020:

UPSC Online Application For ISS Exam:

Exam Name Indian Statistical Service Examination 2020
Qualification Bachelor’s Degree/Master’s Degree
Total Vacancies 47
Experience Freshers
Salary Not Disclosed
Job Location Across India
Last Date 30 June 2020
Exam Date 16 October 2020

UPSC Online Exam – Detailed Eligibility:

Indian Statistical Service: Bachelor’s Degree with Statistics/Mathematical Statistics/Applied Statistics as one of the subject or a Master’s degree in Statistics/Mathematical Statistics/Applied Statistics from a University

Note: Degree from a University incorporated by of an Act of the Central or State Legislature in India or other Educational Institutes established by an Act Parliament or declared to be deemed as University under Section 3 of the University Grants Commission Act, 1956 or a Foreign University approved by the Central Government from time to time.

Age Limit (As on 01.08.2020): 21 to 30 years

Relaxations in upper age limit:

  • 5 years for SC/ST candidates
  • 3 years for OBC candidates
  • 10 years for PWD candidates
  • Others as per government policy
UPSC ISS Exam Selection Process:
  • Part I – Written examination carrying a maximum of 1000 marks in the subjects given in the notification.
  • Part II – Viva-voce of such candidates as may be called by the Commission carrying a maximum of 200 marks.

UPSC Online Exam – Scheme of Examination:

  • The question papers in all subjects in Indian Economic Service Examination and in Indian Statistical Service Examination will be of Conventional (essay) type except in Statistics Paper I and Statistics Paper-II which are Objective Type Papers (80 questions with maximum marks of 200 in each paper) to be attempted in 120 minutes.
  • All question papers must be answered in English. The question papers will be set in English only.
  • Penalty for Wrong Answers (in Objective Type Papers): For each question for which a wrong answer has been given by the candidate, one third (0.33) of the marks assigned to that question will be deducted as penalty.

Indian Statistical Service (ISS):

Subject Max. Marks Duration
General English 100 3 Hrs
General Studies 100 3 Hrs
Statistics-I (Objective) 200 2 Hrs
Statistics-II (Objective) 200 2 Hrs
Statistics-III (Descriptive) 200 3 Hrs
Statistics-IV (Descriptive) 200 3 Hrs
Total 1000

Viva-voce: The interview is intended to supplement the written examination for testing the general and specialised knowledge and abilities for the candidate.

UPSC Exam Application Fees: Rs.200/- (No Fee for Female/SC/ST/PwBD candidates)

Mode of Payment: State Bank of India by cash, or by using net banking facility of State Bank of India or by using any Visa/ Master/ RuPay Credit/ Debit Card.

UPSC ISS Exam Centers: Ahmedabad, Allahabad, Bangalore, Bhopal, Chandigarh, Chennai, Cuttack, Delhi, Dispur, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Jammu, Kolkata, Lucknow, Mumbai, Patna, Shimla, Thiruvananthapuram.

How to apply UPSC Recruitment 2020?

All interested and eligible candidates can apply for this position online at (www.upsconline.nic.in) website latest by 30 June 2020.

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UPSC ISS Exam – Important Dates:

  • Commencement of Online Application: 10.06.2020
  • Last date of Online Application: 30.06.2020
  • The online Applications can be withdrawn from 07.07.2020 to 13.07.2020 till 6.00 PM
  • Date of Indian Statistical Service Exam: 16 October 2020

UPSC Online Application For CGGE Exam: (Expired)

Exam Name Combined Geo-Scientist and Geologist Exam
Qualification M.Sc
Total Vacancies 106
Experience Freshers
Job Location Across India
Last Date 16 April 2019
Exam Date 28 June 2019


UPSC Online CGGE Exam – Detailed Eligibility:



For Geologists:

Master’s degree in Geological Science or Geology or Applied Geology or Geo-Exploration or
Mineral Exploration or Engineering Geology or Marine Geology or Earth Science and Resource Management or Oceanography and Coastal Areas Studies or Petroleum Geosciences or Petroleum Exploration or Geochemistry or Geological Technology or Geophysical Technology from a recognized University

Geophysicists:

M.Sc. in Physics or Applied Physics or M.Sc. (Geophysics) or Integrated M.Sc. (Exploration
Geophysics) or M.Sc (Applied Geophysics) or M.Sc. (Marine Geophysics) Or M.Sc. (Tech.) (Applied Geophysics) from a recognized University

For Chemists:

M.Sc. in Chemistry or Applied Chemistry/Analytical Chemistry from a recognized University

Junior Hydrogeologists (Scientist B):

  • Master’s degree in Geology or Applied Geology or Marine Geology from a recognized University; or
  • Master’s degree in Hydrogeology from a recognized University.

Note: Master Degree from University incorporated by an Act of the Central or State Legislature in India or an educational institution established by an Act of Parliament or declared to be deemed university under section 3 of the University Grants Commission Act, 1956.

Age limit (As on 01.01.2019):

  • For Geologist and Geophysicist and Chemist: 21 to 32 years
  • For Jr. Hydrogeologist (Scientist B): 21 to 35 years

Relaxations in upper age limit:

  • 5 years for SC/ST candidates
  • 3 years for OBC candidates
  • 10 years for PWD candidates
  • Others as per government policy

Post wise vacancies: 106 Posts

Geological Survey of India:

  • Geologist – 50 Posts
  • Geophysicist – 14 Posts
  • Chemist – 15 Posts

Central Ground Water Board:

  • Junior Hydrogeologists (Scientist B) – 27 Posts

UPSC Online Exam Selection Process:

Part I – Written Examination
Part II – Interview/ Personality Test of such candidates as may be called by the Commission, carrying a maximum of 200 marks.

Scheme of Examination:

  • The examination in all the subjects will be of conventional (Essay) type.
  • All question papers must be answered in English. The question papers will be set in English only.
Subject Maximum Marks Duration
General English 100 3 Hrs
Paper I 200 3 Hrs
Paper II 200 3 Hrs
Paper III 200 3 Hrs
UPSC Online Exam Centers:

Ahmedabad, Allahabad, Bangalore, Bhopal, Chandigarh, Chennai, Cuttack, Delhi, Dispur, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Jammu, Kolkata, Lucknow, Mumbai, Patna, Shillong, Shimla, Thiruvananthapuram.

UPSC Exam Application Fees: Rs.200/- (No Fee for Female/SC/ST/PwBD candidates)

How to apply UPSC Recruitment 2019?

Interested and eligible candidates apply for this position in online latest by 16 April 2019.

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Important Dates:

  • Commencement of Online Application: 20 March 2019
  • Last date of Online Application: 16 April 2019
  • Payment of Application Fee through Online mode: 16 April 2019
  • Payment of Application Fee through Pay by Cash: 15 April 2019
  • Date of Combined Geo-Scientist and Geologist Examination: 28 June 2019

UPSC Recruitment 2020 FAQ’s:

Q1.What all are the vacancies available at UPSC Recruitment?

Ans. At present UPSC having Indian Statistical Service Examination 2020 - 47 posts

Q2.Who can apply for UPSC Vacancies?

Ans. Candidates who completed Bachelor's Degree/ Master's Degree are eligible to apply

Q3.How to apply for UPSC Recruitment?

Ans. All eligible candidates can apply for this post online at (www.upsconline.nic.in) website on or before 30 June 2020.