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IES - Indian Economic Service

IES 2015

A combined competitive examination for recruitment to Grade IV officers of the services of Indian Economic and Indian Statistic is conducted by the UPSC.

On the Turnpike: Indian Economy since 1947 & Indian Economic Service at 50

On the Turnpike: Indian Economy since 1947 & Indian Economic Service

Price: Rs.1500

Important Dates

  • Date of Notification: 7 February, 2015
  • Last Date to Apply: 6 March, 2015
  • Date of Exam: 23 May, 2015 (3 Days)

Eligibility Criteria

You should have post graduate degree from a recognized university in Economics or Applied Economics or Business Economics or Econometrics.

Exam Pattern

Part I is written examination carrying a maximum of 1000 marks. The exam is of conventional type. Part II is viva-voce of such candidates as may be called by the Commission, carrying a maximum of 200 marks.

 S.No. Subject Marks Time
1 General English 100 3 hours
2 General Studies 100 3 hours
3 General Economics - I 200 3 hours
4 General Economics - II 200 3 hours
5 General Economics - III 200 3 hours
6 Indian Economics 200 3 hours


#41 Suita gaikwad 2015-01-26 16:47
sir i am ba economics before6 Years also i am eligible for for eam
#40 Lavanya s k 2015-01-25 13:12
Sir iam graduate in economics and post graduate in MBA finance, and applied for MA economics as distance . Am i eligible for applying IES?
#39 ASTHAFUNDA 2015-01-22 19:30
can a post graduate in financial economics apply for indian economic services?
#38 Nagesha.B 2015-01-20 07:38
sir I am completed MA in economics can I apply for IES exam which books refer sir ?
#37 dolly mangla 2015-01-20 06:55
sir, i have done mba and MA ( ECO) FROM DISTANCE, can i apply for this. plz tell the details of IES and how to p[repare for it.
#36 amol sapkal 2015-01-09 14:43
#35 Ibrahim khan 2015-01-08 20:39
Hello, I am doing MA in economics (Distance) from Mumbai university and in first year am i eligible for IES examination ????and I can appear this year for examination ???
#34 reema fontes 2015-01-06 15:05
i did ma through distance education with 53%. am i eligible for the exam?
#33 m venkanna 2014-12-01 10:44
sir iam studying MA 1st year i am eligible to ies exam
#32 sandeep sutar 2014-11-26 13:37
i am studying in MA economics 2yr. i am eligible to ies exam

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