ANNOUNCEMENT : Prelims 2019 Select Focus Group (SFG) Commencement Date, Entrance Test and Other Details

Mains 2018 Open Test by ForumIAS | Download Hall Ticket |

Dear Friends,

The Hall Ticket can be downloaded from the below link:

The Link will be active by 9PM

Those who have not registered for it and still do so till 5PM today.

You do not need to take a print out of the hall ticket. You can simply show it on your mobile.

Also, in case of any issue, you will have an SMS with your details , which will also serve as an m-ticket.

In case some of you want to only appear for select papers, you can do so.

First test will be held tomorrow at 9:30AM

Online Test will be available on

Name of the Course will be Mains Open Test 2018 by ForumIAS

About Solutions :smile:

Essay : No Solutions
GS 1,2,3,4 Solutions will be released before September 19.
Optionals : No Solutions.

The Test has a fee of Rs. 500 for GS + Essay and Rs. 600 for GS + Essay + Optional

MGP Batch A, B, C do not need to pay any fees, but must register at
Fees will be applicable as above for all other interested candidates.

About the Mains Open Test

Mains Open Test by ForumIAS will be conducted as per below schedule

Exactly as per UPSC timings.

Registrations are OPEN NOW.


Test Schedule:

15th Sep. – Essay ( 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM)
16th Sep. – GS I ( 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM) – GS II ( 2 PM – 5 PM)
17th Sep. – GS III ( 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM) – GS IV ( 2 PM – 5 PM)
18th Sep. – Hindi ( 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM) – English ( 2 PM – 5 PM)
19th Sep. – Optional Paper I ( 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM) – Optional Paper II ( 2 PM – 5 PM)

Note :

* You must report to the venue 15 minutes before the commencement of the examination
* This year we have added compulsory paper of Hindi and English as well
* Solutions will be provided for GS Papers only within 48 hours of the test , in PDF format.
* Optionals Available are Anthropology, History, Sociology, History, Philosophy, Public Administration
* Your must register for the Open Test before 13th at . You must be logged in to register.
* You will get the hall ticket by 14th September, 5PM
* A nominal fee of Rs. 500 is to be paid for GS+ Essay and Rs. 600 for GS+ Essay+ Optional
* No fees are to be pad by Batch A, B/ B ( Alternate ) and C of MGP, but online registration is mandatory
* There will not be any evaluation of the tests. The tests are to be written for practice purpose.
* Please help us with enforcing the discipline and the timelines. Help us help you!

If you are a first timer, we strongly recommend your write these tests with us!


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