UPSC ESE 2020 Exam

Neha Kumari Updated On: 06 Jan, 2020 12:07 IST

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About UPSC ESE 2020

Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) Engineering Services Exam (ESE) 2020, popularly known as IES (Indian Engineering Services) or ESE, 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 conducted on January 5, 2020, by UPSC. 

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UPSC ESE 2020 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 2020. The conditions to become eligible to take the exam may include age limit, nationality, educational qualifications, reservation policy, etc. The eligible candidates should be ...

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How to Prepare for UPSC ESE 2020

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 ...

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UPSC ESE 2020 Exam Pattern

The UPSC ESE 2020 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 2020, it is ...

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UPSC ESE 2020 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 ...

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How to Apply for UPSC ESE 2020

The application form of UPSC ESE 2020 has been made available on the official website of Union Public Service Commission from September 25, 2019. The last date to submit the application form is October 15, 2019. The UPSC ESE 2020 (Preliminary Examination) is scheduled to be conducted on January 5, 2020. Candidates planning to take ...

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UPSC ESE Admit Card 2020 (Released)

UPSC ESE admit card 2020 (Preliminary exam) has been released by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) in online mode on December 11, 2019. Candidates can download their admit card by visiting the official website of UPSC i.e. https://upsconline.nic.in/eadmitcard/admitcard_ese_2020/

UPSC ESE is conducted in three phases – Preliminary ...

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UPSC ESE Exam Analysis 2020

UPSC ESE was successfully conducted on January 5, 2020. Many aspiring candidates took the examination at the respective centers on the day of examination. Now that the examination is over, students are eager to know whether they have performed well in the examination or not. So, here we are with ...

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UPSC ESE 2020 Result

The Union Public Service Commission’s (UPSC) will announce the result of the Indian Engineering Service (IES) Preliminary exam 2020 in  February 2020 for the exam that will be conducted on 5th January 2020. The roll numbers of the shortlisted candidates will be released by UPSC as part of the result announcement. Candidates who clear the Prelims become eligible for ...

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UPSC ESE 2020 Selection

The selection of the candidates for Indian Engineering Services 2020, 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 ...

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UPSC ESE 2020 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 2020 Important Dates

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Dates

UPSC Engineering Services (Preliminary) Examination, 2020

UPSC ESE 2020 Application form Starting Date

September 25, 2019

UPSC ESE 2020 Application form Last Date 

October 15, 2019

E-Admit Card for Preliminary Examination

December 11, 2019 (Released)

Date for Preliminary Examination

January 5, 2020

Declaration of Preliminary Exam Result

28th February 2020

UPSC Engineering Services (Mains) Examination, 2020

E-Admit Card for Mains Examination

10th June 2020

Date for Mains Examination

30th June 2020

Declaration of Mains Exam Result

To be announced

UPSC ESE 2020 Exam Centres

It is important for the candidates to know that the centres are liable to be changed at the discretion of the Commission. Here is a list of the exam centres for UPSC ESE.

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/ 

Important Dates

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UPSC ESE 2020 Important Events Dates
Registration Date 25 Sep to 15 Oct, 2019
Admit Card Date 11 Dec, 2019
Exam Date 05 Jan, 2020
Declaration of Result Date 28 Feb, 2020

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