UPSC ESE-2018 Overview

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About UPSC ESE 2018

Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) Engineering Services Exam (ESE) 2018, popularly known as IES (Indian Engineering Services) 2018 or ESE 2018, is a national-level examination conducted for  engineering graduates. Engineers after clearing this examination will be designated as Class-1 Officer under the Government of India. The selected Class-1 Officers will be responsible for public sector economy, which comprises of Indian Railways, Central Water Engineering, Telecommunications, Defence Service of Engineers, Central Engineering Service, etc. The recruitment in the Indian Engineering Services undergoes three stages of examination. The first stage of ESE, commonly known as Preliminary/Stage‐I Examination, was held on ...

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UPSC ESE 2018 Eligibility Criteria

One of the most important things that candidates should do before applying for the entrance exam is to check the eligibility criteria of UPSC ESE 2018. The conditions to become eligible to take the exam may include age limit, nationality, educational qualifications, reservation policy, etc. The eligible candidates should be aware of the documents that they have to submit. In case the candidate fails to fulfill the eligibility criteria, he/she by any means will not be entertained by the authority. There are some important points to keep in mind to match the eligible criteria for UPSC ESE 2018.

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UPSC ESE 2018 Exam Pattern

The UPSC ESE 2018 exam pattern gives students an idea of how exactly the paper will be framed. The number of questions, total marks, exam mode, test duration and marking scheme of the examination are the things to look for in a pattern. For candidates of UPSC ESE 2018, it is important to go through the exam pattern as the pattern will help them prepare well for the examination. Engineering subjects for all categories will be covered in the exam. Apart from these, the paper pattern will also help the candidates know what things should be kept in mind before ...

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UPSC ESE 2018 Syllabus

Candidates should be aware of the syllabus before they start their preparation for the exam. There are four categories for which ESE will be conducted. Following is the detailed syllabus that the candidates must go through. 

General Studies and Engineering Aptitude

  • Basics of Energy and Environment: Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, Climate Change, Environmental impact assessment.

  • General Principles of Design, Drawing, Importance of Safety.

  • Basics of Project Management.

  • Current issues of national and international importance relating to social, economic and industrial development.

  • Engineering Mathematics and Numerical Analysis.

  • Standards and Quality practices in production, construction, maintenance and services.

  • Information and ...

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How to Prepare for UPSC ESE 2018 

It is important for the candidates to study the subject matter well.  For UPSC ESE, candidates should have a good hold on subject matters related to engineering especially on terms and phrases for the specific engineering branch selected by the candidate. There are some pointers that can help them prepare well for the exam. These are as follows:

Coaching Centres: One of the most common ways of preparation these days is to join a reputed coaching centre. One can find a number coaching centres that can guide through these tough exams. Coaching centres for UPSC exams are also always updated ...

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UPSC ESE 2018 Result

The Union Public Service Commission’s (UPSC) has announced the result of written part of the Indian Engineering Service (IES) Preliminary Exam 2018, which was conducted on 7th January. The roll numbers of the shortlisted candidates have been released by UPSC as part of the result announcement. Candidates who clear the Prelims become eligible for IES Mains Examination, which is scheduled to be conducted on 1st July, 2018.

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How to Check UPSC ESE 2018 Result 

  • Results are declared online on the official website of UPSC.

  • Go to the ‘IES Final Result’ link on the ...

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UPSC ESE 2018 Selection

The selection of the candidates for Indian Engineering Services 2018, will be based on the three stages of examination of the candidates. These stages include the Preliminary Test, Mains Exam and the Personality Test. Candidates who clear these stages will be eligible for the different posts under Indian Engineering Services (IES) of Government of India. The recruitment process will consist of written tests followed by personal interviews. 

The first stage is the Preliminary Examination, which will consist of two sets of written exams Paper-1 and Paper-2 for the aspirants of UPSC ESE 2018. Candidates who clear this stage can ...

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UPSC ESE Admit Card 2018

UPSC ESE admit card 2018 (Mains exam) has released by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) on 13th June 2018. UPSC ESE is conducted in three phases – Preliminary, Main and Personality Test and the admit card for each phase is released separately. UPSC ESE 2018 mains exam is scheduled to be held on 1st July, 2018, and the admit card of UPSC ESE 2018 will be available in online mode. In order to access the admit card, candidates have to visit the official website of the UPSC.

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How to Apply for UPSC ESE 2018

The application form of UPSC ESE 2018 is available on the official website of Union Public Service Commission. The last date to fill the online application form is over. Candidates can now get there e-admit card from the UPSC website. However, the candidates who could not apply for UPSC ESE this year, can apply for the next term of examination which will be conducted in 2019. The application notification and process for the next term exam will start tentatively in the month of September or October 2018. Aspirants may apply online for the UPSC ESE 2019. Since UPSC ESE 2018 ...

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UPSC ESE 2018 Conducting Body

The organising authority for ESE is Union Public Service Commission, under Government of India.  The examination is mainly for the technical and managerial functions of the Government of India. IES officers are selected by the Union Government on the recommendations made by UPSC. This All India Level exam is considered to be a tough examination as compared to other UPSC examinations.

UPSC ESE 2018 Important Dates

Events

Dates

Exam Notification

27th September, 2017

Last Date for Submission of Application Form

23rd October, 2017

E-Admit Card

11th December, 2017

Date for Preliminary Examination

7th January, 2018

Date for Mains Examination

1st July, 2018

Declaration of Preliminary Exam Result

4th Week of February, 2018

UPSC ESE 2018 Exam Centres

Examination centres for this term have been announced. There are total of 42 cities where Prelims was conducted and 24 cities where the Mains Exam for ESE will be conducted. It is important for the candidates to know that the centres are liable to be changed at the discretion of the Commission. We are providing you the lists of exam locations as mentioned in the examination notification of ESE 2018.

Centres of Engineering Services (Preliminary) Examination: 

Agartala

Chennai

Itangar

Mumbai

Shimla

Ahmedabad

Cuttack

Jaipur

Nagpur

Srinagar

Aizwal

Dehradun

Jammu

Panaji (Goa)

Thiruvananthapuram

Aligarh

Delhi

Jorhat

Patna

Tirupati

Allahabad

Dharwad

Kochi (Cochin)

Port Blair

Udaipur

Bangalore

Dispur (Guwahati)

Kohima

Raipur

Vishakhapatnam

Bareilly

Gangtok

Kolkata

Ranchi

 

Bhopal

Hyderabad

Lucknow

Sambalpur

 

Chandigarh

Imphal

Madurai

Shillong

 

Centres for Engineering Services (Main) Examination: 

Ahmedabad

Chandigarh

Dispur (Guwahati)

Lucknow

Shillong

Aizwal

Chennai

Hyderabad

Mumbai

Shimla

Allahabad

Cuttack

Jaipur

Patna

Thiruvananthapuram

Bangalore

Dehradun

Jammu

Raipur

Vishakhapatnam

Bhopal

Delhi

Kolkata

Ranchi

 

UPSC Contact Details

Address: Dholpur House, Shahjahan Road, New Delhi, Delhi 110069
Phone Number: 011-23098543 / 23385271 / 23381125 / 23098591 
E-mail: feedback-upsc@gov.in
Website: http://www.upsc.gov.in/ 

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