UPSC has released the calendar for Civil Services Examination 2016 that clearly indicates the dates for notification as well as Preliminary and Main Examination dates. As per the schedule for next year, the Preliminary Examination 2016 would be held on August 7, 2016.
Notification for Civil Services Examination 2016 conducted every year by UPSC is released on April 27, 2016. Approx. 1079 vacancies for various Services and Posts are to be filled with this examination.