The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released the written test-cum-interview schedule for the recruitment of 20 Skippers in Directorate of Logistics Customs and Central Excise, Ministry of Finance. In a notification released on Friday, the Commission said that the written test will be conducted on May 15th, 2018, and the interview is scheduled to be held on May 15th and May 16th at the UPSC Office in New Delhi.

Twenty-nine candidates have been shortlisted for the test and interview. Shortlisted candidates can check the official UPSC website for the interview schedule based on their roll number.

The objective-type written test will carry 300 marks, and the subsequent interview will carry 100 marks. Candidates must obtain 50% aggregate marks (45% for OBC and 40% for SC/ST) to be considered for the available posts.

The Commission has advised selected candidates to bring their admit cards/summon letters, three passport-sized photographs as well as all their original documents (along with attested photocopies) regarding educational qualification, age proof, and caste certificate. The full list of documents can be found in the notification available on the official UPSC website.

Check the interview schedule

  1. Log in to the official UPSC website (
  2. Under the ‘What’s New’ section, click on ‘Interview Details: 20 Posts of Skipper in Directorate of Logistics Customs and Central Excise’.
  3. Click on the link under the ‘Documents’ section. Check the date and time of the interview based on your roll number.