Exam Dates for UPSC Combined Medical Services (CMS) 2020 released 

The Union Public Service Commission, (UPSC) has released the Combined Medical Services Examination, 2020 exam date on the official website. As per the schedule, the UPSC CMS Exam 2020 will be held on October 22 at various test centres across the nation.

UPSC CMS 2020 Timetable 

Exam Date
Exam Time
October 22, 2020
Paper I
General Medicine and Paediatrics
9:30 am to 11:30 am
October 22, 2020
Paper -II

(b)Gynaecology and Obstetrics

(c) Preventive and Social Medicine

2 pm to 4 pm


UPSC Combined Medical Service will be conducted in Computer based mode (CBT). The paper will carry a total of 500 marks divided in two parts, each Paper carrying a maximum of 250 marks. Each Paper will be of two hours duration. The test will be followed by a Personality test of 100 marks. 

A demo module for computer-based mode of examination will be available on UPSC website upsc.gov.in at the time of the launching of e-admit card.



The e-admit card for eligible candidates will be released three weeks before the commencement of the examination. Candidates will be able to download their admit card from the official website. No admit card will be sent by post.

UPSC will conduct the combined medical services exam to fill 559 vacancies for the posts of Junior Scale Posts in Central Health Service, Assistant Divisional Medical Officer in the Railways, Assistant Medical Officer in Indian Ordnance Factories Health Services, General Duty Medical Officer in New Delhi Municipal Council and General Duty Medical Gr.-II in East Delhi Municipal Corporation, North Delhi Municipal Corporation and South Delhi Municipal Corporation.