UPSC Recruitment 2018: The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has invited applications for as many as 14 posts in Indian Economic Service (IES)and 32 in Indian Statistical Service (ISS). All candidates looking to apply for these posts may do so at UPSC's official website upsconline.nic.in on or before April 16 till 6 pm. The entrance exam for UPSC IES\/ISS Exam 2018 is scheduled to be held on June 29. Please note that there will be negative marking for wrong answers marked by the candidate in the Objective Type Question Paper. Those clearing the written test will also have to appear for an interview. Also Bluetooth, mobile phones or other communication devices would not be allowed inside the premises where the exam will be conducted. Exams will be held in a number of places in the country which include Ahmedabad, Jaipur, Allahabad, Jammu, Bangalore, Kolkata, Bhopal, Lucknow, Chandigarh, Mumbai, Chennai, Patna, Cuttack, Shillong, Delhi, Shimla, Dispur, Thiruvananthapuram and Hyderabad. The minimum required for the candidate is 21 and maximum is 30 as on August 1, 2018. The person must not have been born earlier than August 2, 1988, and not later than August 1, 1997. Educational qualification IES Exam: Candidates applying for posts must have post Graduate degree in Applied Economics\/ Economics\/Business Economics\/Econometrics or its equivalent qualification from any recognised university are eligible. ISS Exam: For these posts, candidates are required to either Bachelor\u2019s degree in Mathematical Statistics\/ Statistics\/Applied Statistics or Master\u2019s degree in Mathematical Statistics\/ Statistics\/Applied Statistics.