UPSC has announced the results of Civil Services Mains 2016 written exam results.Around 2961 candidates are included in the list.UPSC Mains exam was held from December 3 to 9, 2016.The UPSC mains result 2016 mentions roll number of candidates who have qualified the mains examination by securing qualifying marks as per their category.

The UPSC 2016 Mains qualified candidates will be called for personality test/ interview scheduled to be held from March 20, 2017. Personality Test of these candidates is likely to commence from March 20, 2017. Personality Tests will be held in the Office of the Union Public Service Commission at Dholpur House, Shahjahan Road, New Delhi-110069.

Around 10 lakh candidates appeared for CSE 2016 Prelims. About 5 lakh candidates appeared on Prelims Exam day out of which UPSC called only around 15,000 for Mains exam. Now, for the UPSC interview, the number of candidates selected are around 2961.

Candidates have to score a minimum of 25 per cent in Indian language and English papers, after which their essay, general studies and optional subject papers will be evaluated.UPSC civil services mains result 2016 is calculated out of total marks 1750.

The UPSC Civil Services final Result 2016 will be declared in April/ May 2017 based on the combined score of Mains exam and Interview.
The marks allotted for interview is 275.The UPSC Prelims 2016 Result was declared on September 16, 2016.