UPSC ESE Prelims Exam 2023 Full Schedule Released, Know Details here

The UPSC ESE 2023 prelims exam schedule has been released online at Candidates can check the complete UPSC ESE 2023 exam schedule on the official website


The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released the UPSC ESE prelims exam timetable 2023 on the official website. The UPSC ESE 2023 prelims exam is scheduled to be conducted on February 19, 2023 in two shifts. 

The UPSC ESE 2023 admit card for the prelims exam will be issued soon at Paper 1 will be held in the morning shift from 9 am to 12 noon, and paper 2 will be conducted in the afternoon shift from 2 pm to 5 pm. Both papers will be objective type and will carry 500 marks.

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UPSC ESE exam schedule 2023

Exam papersUPSC ESE prelims exam date 2023Exam timings
Paper 1 – General Studies and Engineering aptitude
February 19, 2023
Morning session – 10 AM to 12 Noon
Paper 2 – Civil, Electrical, Electronics, Mechanical, and Telecom engineering
Afternoon session – 2 PM to 5 PM

UPSC ESE Prelims exam pattern 2023

PapersNo. of questionsExam duration
Maximum marks
Paper 1 (General Studies and Engineering Aptitude)1002 hours200 marks
Paper 2 (Engineering Discipline)1503 hours300 marks
Total2505 hours500 marks

The UPSC ESE 2023 selection process consists of three stages: the UPSC ESE prelims exam 2023, the UPSC ESE main exam 2023, and the personality test. The UPSC ESE prelims exam 2023 will be held on February 19, 2023. Those who qualify for the prelims exam will be allowed to appear for the UPSC ESE Mains exam on June 25, 2023.

The first stage of the selection process is the UPSC ESE prelims exam 2023. This stage will test your knowledge of various engineering subjects. The second stage is the UPSC ESE main exam 2023, which will test your engineering skills. The third stage is the personality test, which will assess your suitability for the job.

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