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ESE - Engineering Services Exam


Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) conducts Engineering Services Examination as a combined competitive examination for recruitment to the services or posts of Electrical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering. The exam is conducted for selection engineers for Government of India's engineering organizations, such as Indian Railway Service of Engineers (IRSE), Central Engineering Service (CES), Military Engineering Services (MES), etc.

IES Mechanical Engineering Conventional Paper 1 & 2 : Chapterwise Solved Papers (2013 - 2000) 3rd Edition Chapterwise Solved Papers (2013 - 2000) - IES Civil Engineering Conventional Paper (Paper 1 & 2) 3rd Edition
UPSC Engineering Services Exam IES - 2014 E & T Engineering Solved Paper - 1 6th Edition
UPSC Engineering Services Exam IES - 2014 Electrical Engg. Solved Paper - 2 4th Edition
Mechanical Engineering Civil Engineering E & T Engineering Electrical Engineering

Important Dates

  • Date of Notifiaction: 14 March, 2015
  • Last Date to Apply: 10 April, 2015
  • Date of Exam: 12 June, 2015 (3 days exam)


Age Eligibility: You need to be between 21 years to 30 years as on 1st January of the exam year. Age relaxations exist as per the government rules.

Academic Qualification Eligibility: You must be a graduate in Engineering from a recognized university. Final year students can also appear in IES exam.

Exam Pattern

The written exam comprises of 2 sections. Section I consists of only objective type questions and section II comprises conventional papers. Both the papers cover entire syllabus of the relevant engineering disciplines. If you qualify the written examination, personality test of 200 marks is conducted.
Section/Paper Duration Maximum Marks
Section I (Objective)
General Ability Test 2 Hours 200
Engineering Paper I 2 Hours 200
Engineering Paper II 2 Hours 200
Section II (Conventional)
Engineering Paper I 3 Hours 200
Engineering Paper II 3 Hours 200

Exam Syllabus

How to Apply?

You have to apply online only by using the website

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#229 Dharmesh kumar 2015-02-01 10:01
Hello, I am Dharmesh kumar persuing last sem of BE- civil Engineering,,, i am 20 year 95 days old only ,,, may i eligible for giving ies exam paper....
#228 AnishaSRS 2015-01-28 01:10
Is there any similar exams for Computer Science Engineers?
#227 chandra B 2015-01-26 11:58
Hi !
I'm completed B.Tech in computer science and engineering ,am i eligible for the exam
#226 T Kundaikar 2015-01-18 21:07
Quoting T Kundaikar:
I have completed ME Computer Science & Engineering, am i eligible for the test
. if so what is the syllabus
#225 T Kundaikar 2015-01-18 21:05
I have completed ME Computer Science & Engineering, am i eligible for the test
#224 psingh military eng 2015-01-18 10:58
only electronics, electrical, civil, mechanical and telecommunicati on engineering graduates are eligible
#223 youraj 2015-01-15 08:11
Which books is good for engg service electrical. 2015
4 moth sufficient for passing the exam . Feb - may
#222 sakthivl 2015-01-12 12:14
hello sir, please give me a clarification - iam completed BE cse, so i can eligable for upsc IES exam ??
#221 girish patel 2015-01-10 08:14
Quoting shaweta bhardwaj:
I am a 2012 batch Information technology engineering student.can i apply for this exam? Pls reply me as soon as possible..

yes..u can apply..
#220 Ananda kumar 2015-01-07 14:33
Hi, am M.Sc Chemistry and M.Tech Polymer Science & Engineering holder. Am I eligible to appear in IES exam?

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