UPSC Main Exam 2018: The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has declared the results of the Civil Services Final exam. Kanishak Kataria has topped the prestigious exam, followed by Akshat Jain who secured the all India second rank, while Junaid Ahmed stood third in the Civil Services Final exam. Notably, the all India rank 5 candidate Srushti Jayant Deshmukh is the topper among women. Also, the all India rank 12 was secured by Namrata Jain who hails from the Naxal affected area Dantewada in Chhattisgarh.

According to the UPSC statement, “Based on the results of the written part of Civil Services Examination, 2018 held by the Union Public Service Commission in September-October, 2018 and the interviews for Personality Test held in February-March, 2019, following is the list, in order of merit, of candidates who have been recommended for appointment to:

(i) Indian Administrative Service; (ii) Indian Foreign Service; (iii) Indian Police Service; and (iv) Central Services, Group ‘A’ and Group ‘B’ ”

Here are the first 10 candidates in the all India topper list of the Civil Services Final exam 2018:

Serial No.Roll No.Name of the candidate
1.1133664KANISHAK KATARIA
2.1104407AKSHAT JAIN
3.0863569JUNAID AHMAD
4.0856837SHREYANS KUMAT
5.0404032SRUSHTI JAYANT DESHMUKH
6.1705594SHUBHAM GUPTA
7.6314286KARNATI VARUNREDDY
8.6413775VAISHALI SINGH
9.2630204GUNJAN DWIVEDI
10.0879888TANMAY VASHISTHA SHARMA

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The Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination, 2018 was held on June 3, 2018. As many as 10,65,552 candidates had applied for the exam, out of which only 4,93,972 candidates appeared. The Written (Main) Examination was conducted from September to October 2018. A total of 10,468 candidates were selected to take up the written exam.

In total, 1994 candidates were qualified to take up the Personality Test which was conducted from February to March 2019. Out of the total 759 candidates, 577 candidates were male and 182 candidates were female. These 759 were recommended by the Commission to be appointed to various Services.