UPSC IAS Result 2018 – Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released the schedule of interview. The UPSC IAS 2018 interview is starting from February 11 to March 29, 2019. The qualifiers of the main examination have to appear in the interview. After the interview, the final result will be declared at The final merit list will be dependent on the marks obtained in prelims, main and interview. The mian exam result was announced on December 20, 2018. The result has been declared at the official website. Union Public Service Commission will then announce the final interview result in the month of April 2019. Candidates can check UPSC IAS Result 2018 only online else there will no other medium.

UPSC IAS Result 2018

The Commission declares the IAS Result 2018 for Prelims, Main, and Interview round separately. The result of the main examination has been announced. For the first stage of examination, around 8 lakh candidates applied and of these, more than 10000 qualified. The candidates can check all the important dates for UPSC IAS Result 2018 from the table below:

UPSC Civil Services (IAS) Result 2018 IAS Prelims 2018 IAS Mains 2018 IAS Final Result 2018 after Interview
Date of exam 03 Jun 2018 28, 29, 30 Sep & 06, 07 Oct 2018 11 Feb to 29 Jan 2019
Date of declaration of IAS Result 2018 14 Jul 2018 20 Dec 2018 April 2019


  • Click here to check the UPSC IAS Main Result 2018 (containing qualified candidates name and roll number).
  • Click here to check the UPSC IAS Main Result 2018 (containing qualified candidates roll number).

UPSC Civil Services Main Result 2018 – IAS Result 2018

As we know prelims are over. Now after the conduction of the main exam, the commission has released the result for it. The candidates who will score more than minimum qualifying marks, the commission has declared them as qualified for that Civil Services (Main) Examination. Such candidates will be able to sit for the personality test. Candidates called for the Mains Examination, and Personality Test (Interview) is around two times the number of vacancies respectively.

How to check UPSC Civil Services (IAS) 2018 Result?

A candidate who appeared in prelims can check the result by simply following easy steps.

  • First of all click on the above link, which will redirect to the pdf file released by UPSC. Becuase commission releases the IAS Result 2018 in form of pdf file.
  • Now a pdf file will open. Press Ctrl + F. Now type your roll number.
  • If your roll number will be on the list, it will be highlighted.

Note: The mode of getting the IAS Result 2018 is online. Apart from this commission doesn’t introduce any other mode for declaring the IAS Result.

Cut Off Marks for UPSC IAS Exam 2018

The prelims of UPSC Civil Services are over, and UPSC has declared the IAS Result 2018 of prelims. Candidates are now preparing for the main examination.  So, in that case, the knowledge of cut off marks is an advantage for aspirants. With help of exam cut off of the year, 2017 candidates can estimate their chances of selection for mains. If you want to analyze the cut off over the years then in check it from below.

Previous year cut off marks of the main exam

Category Cut Off
General 809
OBC 770
SC 756
ST 749
PH-1 734
PH-2 745
PH-3 578

UPSC IAS Civil Services Final Results 2018

The selection in the most prestigious Indian Administrative Services, Indian Foreign Service, Indian Police Service, and Other Central Services (Group A and B) is dependent on the Civil Services Final Result 2018. After releasing the IAS Result 2018 for prelims and mains UPSC will release the final result. The commission will prepare the final result on the basis of marks obtained in mains and interview. The preliminary exam marks will not be considered for preparing the final merit list. Because the prelims exam was qualifying in nature.

Category Cut Off
General 1006
OBC 968
SC 944
ST 939
PH-1 923
PH-2 948
PH-3 830

Check UPSC IAS  Result 2018 For Prelims Here

After conduction of prelims exam. UPSC declared the IAS Result 2018 on its official website. The candidates can check and download the IAS Result 2018 form below pdf files.

  • Civil Services Result: Click here to check the result.

Indian Forests Services Result 2018

  • Forest Services Result: Click here to check the result.

Previous year cut off marks of Prelims

Category Cut Off
General 105.34
OBC 102.66
SC 88.66
ST 88.66
PH-1 85.34
PH-2 61.34
PH-3 40.00

Vacancies in UPSC Civil Services 2018

The vacancies for IAS are 782 including

  • 32 vacancies reserved for P.H. category (09 vacancies for LDCP, 13 vacancies for B/LV and 08 vacancies for H.I. and 02 vacancies for multiple disabilities).

However, a final number of vacancies may undergo a change after getting a firm number of vacancies from Cadre Controlling Authorities.

About IAS Exam 2018

IAS exam is also called as Indian Administrative Sevices (Bharatiya Prashanik Seva) Exam. The services are treated as the foremost civil services of India. There are three arms in Civil Services, Indian Police Sevices, Indian Administrative Services, and Indian Forest services.

The civil services exam is conducted by Union Pulice Service Commission (UPSC) every year. Total three stages complete the examination process. The prelims are the first one followed by main, an interview. The prelims exam are qualifying in nature and also known as Civil Sevice Aptitude Test (CSAT). While the main examination is conventional (essay) type. The candidates who qualified all the exam is appointed to serve the nation.

Previous Year UPSC Civil Services Exam Final Marks Announced!!

Final Marks:

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Final Result:

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UPSC IAS Civil Services Statistics

The statistics of UPSC IAS previous years examination is given here in the table.

Statistics of UPSC IAS 2017
Particulars Description
Total Number of candidates selected for Civil Services 13365
Total Selected candidates for Indian Forest Service 1352
Statistics of UPSC IAS 2016
Particulars Description
Total number of candidates applied in the year 2016 for Civil Services 11,35,943
Number of candidates who appeared in prelims exam 4,59,659
Candidates selected for mains 15,452
Total qualifiers for Personality Test 2,961
Total number of selected candidates 1099 (500 Gen + 347 OBC + 163 SC + 89 ST)
Number of qualified male candidates 846
Number of qualified female 253
Number of PH candidates who selected in the year 2016 44(22 OH, 07 Visually Challenged and 15 Hearing Impaired)
All India Topper (Rank – 1) Ms. Nandini K.R. (Roll No. 134810)
Topper among male candidates (Rank – 2) Shri Anmol Sher Singh Bedi (Roll No. 561724)

The toppers of UPSC IAS Civil Servies 2016

Rank 1 Holder

A female candidate Ms. Nandini K.R. (Roll No. 134810) has topped the Civil Services Examination. She belongs to OBC category and qualified the examination with Kannada Literature as her optional subject. She has graduated with BE (Civil Engg) degree from M.S. Ramaiah Institute of Technology, Bangalore.

Rank 2 Holder

Shri Anmol Sher Singh Bedi (Roll No. 561724) is the topper among male candidates securing overall second rank. He has graduated with B.E. degree in Computer Science from BITS, Pilani.

The Top 25 candidates comprise of 18 men and 07 women.

Educational qualification-wise the top 25 candidates comprise candidates belonging to Engineering; Sciences; Economics and Forestry background graduating from premier Institutions of the country such as IITs, NIT, ISM, BITS Pilani, VIT, MSRIT, DCE, DU, Anna University etc.

Optional subjects of the top 25 candidates in the examination ranged from Animal Husbandry & Vet. Science, Anthropology, Economics, Elect. Engg, Geography, History, Mathematics, Political Science & International Relations, Public Administration, Psychology and Kannada & Telugu Literature.

Cut Off of UPSC Civil Services Examination

In the Mains examination, Paper A and B are only qualifying in nature. So, the candidate must obtain at least 25% marks in the Indian language, and 25% marks in English for his / her marks in Papers I to VII to be taken into consideration.

Past year cut off trends for IAS Results are as follows.

Name of examination General OBC SC ST PH 1 PH 2 PH 3
CS Prelims 2015 107.34 106 94 91.34 90.66 76.66 40
CS Mains 2015 676 630 622 617 580 627 504
CS Final 2015 877 834 810 801 802 830 697
CS Prelims 2014 205 204 182 174 167 113 115
CS Mains 2014 678 631 631 619 609 575 449
CS Final 2014 889 844 830 811 816 778 713
CS Mains 2013 564 534 518 510 510 502 410
CS Final 2013 775 742 719 707 725 718 613
CS Mains 2012 700 682 660 659 614 646 530
CS Finals 2012 936 911 870 864 858 942 802

If you have any queries regarding UPSC IAS Civil Services (Mains) Results 2016, please ask in comments below.

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