The UPSC conducts a combined competitive examination for recruitment to Grade IV officers of the services of Indian Economic and Indian Statistic.
- Date of Notification: 21 March, 2018
- Last Date to Apply: 16 April, 2018
- Date of Exam: 29 June, 2018 (3 Days)
Education: You should have postgraduate degree from an Indian university in Statistics or Applied Statistics or Mathematical Statistics.
Age: You must have attained the age of 21 years and must not have attained the age of 30 years on 1st August of the year of exam.
Part I is written examination carrying a maximum of 1000 marks. Part II is viva-voce of such candidates as may be called by the Commission, carrying a maximum of 200 marks.
|1||General English||100||3 hours|
|2||General Studies||100||3 hours|
|3||Statistics - I (Objective)||200||2 hours|
|4||Statistics - II (Objective)||200||2 hours|
|5||Statistics - III (Subjective)||200||3 hours|
|6||Statistics - IV (Subjective)||200||3 hours|
Statistics I & II are of Objective Type Questions (80 questions with maximum marks of 200 in each paper) to be attempted in 120 minutes. Statistics III & IV are of Descriptive Type having Short Answer/Small Problems Questions (50%) and Long Answer and Comprehension problem questions (50%).