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Is there a language paper in UPSC mains?
The UPSC civil services mains exam comprises of nine papers out of the compulsory Indian language paper is called Paper A. This paper is qualifying in nature and the marks obtained in it do not count in the final ranking. But you must clear this paper.
Which language is used in UPSC mains exam?
Which language is included in the UPSC exam? The languages that are included in the prelims exam of the UPSC are Hindi and English. This procedure is the same in the Mains exam also.
Can we choose two languages in UPSC mains?
Yes! Now UPSC provides options to write GS and Optional papers in different mediums (Since 2018). If you choose to write GS and Essay papers in Hindi and Optional Paper in English you can do so.
Do we get pen in UPSC mains?
Yes, gel pen is allowed in UPSC answer writing for the Mains exam.
How can I select language in UPSC exam?
Know about the Medium of Language in IAS Interview. Candidates can opt for English, Hindi or any other regional language when facing the UPSC panel. Only those candidates who are exempt from taking the compulsory Indian language paper should attend the interview in either English or Hindi.
Is English compulsory for UPSC mains?
The UPSC civil services main exam consists of 9 papers out of which one is the English language paper. This paper is compulsory and is of qualifying nature.
How to choose language for UPSC?
As per the announcement, a candidate can choose his or her UPSC interview language out of the mentioned languages in the 8th schedule of the Indian constitution, irrespective of the language used as a medium in the written examination.
Can I give UPSC mains in Hindi and interview in English?
Yes. A candidate who has written the Main examination in English can take the interview in Hindi or any other Indian language.
Can we change language in mains exam?
Yes, you can do that. From what I can sense, you have opted for Hindi as the language of preference for JEE mains. Now you want to change it to another language. At the beginning of the paper, before 15 minutes to the start of the exam , you’ll have to choose your language.
Can I choose language as optional subject for UPSC?
Candidates can choose from the list of optional subjects that also includes literature subjects (English and Indian languages).