For the 988 vacant posts, a total of 19,096 candidates have been qualified in the examination, which took place on October 28, 2018.
Finally, the long wait has come to an end as the Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission (UPPSC) on Saturday released the results for the PCS Pre-Examination 2018. The commission has made the results available at its official website that is uppsc.up.nic.in. For the 988 vacant posts in Uttar Pradesh Combined State/Upper Subordinate Services, a total of 19,096 candidates have been qualifying in the examination, which took place on October 28, 2018. The UPPSC had rescheduled the date of the prelims exam due to the rise in applications. Earlier, the examination scheduled on 19 August 2018.
Those who will qualify the Preliminary Exam will be allowed to appear in the UPSC Mains Exam. Only shortlisted candidates will be called for the final round of interview followed by the principal (written) examination. Candidates will have to fill up the prescribed application form before appearing in the Interview (viva-voce test).
For the convenience of the students, we have mentioned the steps through which the candidates can download their UPPSC PCS 2018 pre-results:
How to check UPPSC PCS 2018 pre-results?
Step 1: Visit the official website, uppsc.up.nic.in.
Step 2: On the homepage, click on the ‘Result Link’.
Step 3: You will be redirected to a new page.
Step 4: Log-in and use the registration number.
Step 5: Result will appear on the screen.
Step 6: Take a print out of the same for future convenience.
This year, the commission has received over 6.5 lakh applications for the UPPSC PCS preliminary exam out of which 39,8630 candidates have finally appeared in the examination. Last year, the total number of applications was around 4.5 lakh.
About Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission (UPPSC):
The Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission (UPPSC) is the state agency authorised to conduct the Civil Services Examination for entry-level appointments to the various Civil Services of Uttar Pradesh. The UPPSC came into existence on April 1, 1937, with the primary aim of recruiting candidates to multiple services in the state. The commission is regulated by Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission Regulation, 1976.
(This story originally appeared on NEWS NATION)