UPSC IES ISS Recruitment 2021: The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) on Wednesday invited online applications for the Indian Economic Service (IES)/Indian Statistical Service (ISS) on its official website. Interested and eligible candidates can apply for UPSC IES, ISS 2021 examination online at upsc website on or before April 27, 2021.


 Important Dates

Event Date
UPSC IES ISS Notification Date 07 April 2021
Starting Date of UPSC IES ISS Online Application 07 April 2021
Last Date of UPSC IES ISS Registration 27 April 2021 till 6 PM
The online Applications can be withdrawn from 04 May 2021 to 10 May 2021
UPSC IES ISS Exam Date 16 July 2021 till 3 days
UPSC IES ISS Admit Card Date Second or Third Week of June 2021

Vacancy Details

Total Posts – 26

Indian Economic Service – 15 Posts

Indian Statistical Service – 11 Posts.


Eligibility Criteria

Educational Qualification:

Bachelor’s Degree with Statistics/Mathematical Statistics/Applied Statistics as one of the subject or  a Master’s degree in Statistics/Mathematical Statistics/Applied Statistics from a University incorporated by an Act of the Central or State Legislature in India or other Educational Institutes established by an Act of Parliament or declared to be deemed as University under Section 3 of the University Grants Commission Act, 1956 or a Foreign University approved by the Central Government from time to time.

Age Limit:

21 to 30 years.


UPSC IES/ISS exam 2021: Application process

Candidates must keep the scanned copy of passport size photograph, signature, id proof and other required documents handy.

Step 1. Visit the homepage of UPSC at

Step 2. Go to the ‘What’s New’ section and click on the link for ‘IES/ISS exam 2021’.

Step 3. On the next page click on the link for registration.

Step 4. Read the instructions carefully and proceed

Step 5. Enter the required details and generate user id and password

Step 6. Login using that user id and password and proceed to the application form

Step 8. Complete the remaining part of the application and submit it.

Step 9. Download a copy of the UPSC IES/ISS 2021 application form for further reference

Direct link to apply online.