UPSC IES 2019 Vacancy

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) conducts the Engineering Services Examination (ESE) for recruitment of engineers to the four categories of Engineering Services: Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, and Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering. These engineers are appointed then to various posts in governmental organizations like the Indian Railways, Central Engineering Service, Survey of India, Indian Ordnance Factories Service ( Engineering Branch ), Military Engineer Services, Indian Telecommunication Service, Central Power Engineering Service, Central Water Engineering Service etc.

This examination is held once a year, generally in the month of June/July. Blank application forms and other particulars are published in Employment News, generally in the month of January/February.

The primary position offered to candidates who qualify this exam is Assistant Engineer which upgrades to various positions and then ultimately ends on the Chairman/Assistant Managing Director.

UPSC IES 2019 Vacancy Details :

UPSC has released approx 581 vacancies for the people who qualify this examination.

This exam allows the candidates to work in different sectors of distinct branches. Every particular branch consists of various posts in Group A, Group B etc.

  • Name of Exam: Indian Engineering Service
  • Organization: Union Public Selection Commission
  • Total Number of Vacancy: 581
  • Job location: India

Important Dates for IES Exam 2019

Important Dates of Engineering Services Examinations 2019
1. Notification Date 26th September 2018 (Wednesday)
2. Last Date for Receipt of Applications 22nd October 2018 (Friday)
3. Date of Commencement of Exam (Preliminary) 6 January 2019 (Sunday)
4. Duration of Exam 1 Days
5. Date of Commencement of Exam (Main) 30th June 2019 (Sunday)
6. Duration of Exam 1 Days
7. Admit Card Update 20th December 2018

Eligibility Criteria

Age limits

21-30 years on 1st August of the year of Examination.

Educational Qualifications:

A degree in Engineering from a recognized university or equivalent. M.Sc degree or its equivalent with Wireless Communications, Electronics, Radio Physics or Radio Engineering as special subjects also acceptable for certain Services/posts only.

Candidates appearing at their engineering degree or equivalent examination are also eligible to compete. Candidates qualifying on the result of the written part of the Examination will be required to submit the proof of passing the requisite examination along with their detailed application form to be filled up at that stage.

Application Fee

Application Fee
General / OBC Rs. 200/-
Female/ST/SC/PWD Nill

 

Selection Process

Selection Process
Phase I Prelims Exam
Phase II Main Exam
Phase III Personality Test

UPSC IES Exam Dates 2019

UPSC Indian Engineering Service Examination Dates – 2019

 

UPSC Indian Engineering Service Examination Dates – 2019
Sl. No. ENGINEERING SERVICES EXAMINATION IMPORTANT EVENTS Time & Hour Dates & Day
1
Date of Notification and Starting Date of Online Application
26.09.2018 (WEDNESDAY
2
Last Date for Receipt of Applications
22.10.2018 till 6:00 PM

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3
Preliminary Exam(Objective Paper)
General StudIES and Engineering Aptitude Paper-I
09:00 AM-11:00 AM
2 hours
06.01.2019
(SUNDAY)
Engineering Discipline-specific Paper-II
02:00 P.M-05:00 P.M
3 hours
4
Main Exam(Conventional Type Papers)
Engineering Discipline-specific Paper-I
9:00 AM-12:00 AM
3 hours
01.07.2019
(SUNDAY)
(1 DAY)
Engineering Discipline-specific Paper-II
2:00 pm- 5:00 pm
3 hours
5
Personality Test/ Interview Date
1st November to 15 December

 

Recruitment Services / Posts

Recruitment will be made to the Services/ Posts under the following categories:

  • Category I-Civil Engineering
  • Category II-Mechanical Engineering
  • Category III-Electrical Engineering
  • Category IV-Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering

CATEGORY I: CIVIL ENGINEERING
Group-A Services/Posts

  • (i) Indian Railway Service of Engineers.
  • (ii) Indian Railway Stores Service (Civil Engineering Posts).
  • (iii) Central Engineering Service
  • (iv) Indian Ordnance Factories Service AWM/JTS (Civil Engineering Post)
  • (v) Central Engineering Service (Roads), Group-A (Civil Engineering Posts).
  • (vi) Survey of India Group ‘A’ Service.
  • (vii) AEE(Civil) in Border Road Engineering Service.
  • (viii) Indian Defence Service of Engineers.
  • (ix) AEE(QS&C) in MES Surveyor Cadre

CATEGORY II—MECHANICAL ENGINEERING
Group-A Services/Posts

  • (i) Indian Railway Service of Mechanical Engineers.
  • (ii) Indian Railway Stores Service (Mechanical Engineering Posts).
  • (iii) Central Electrical & Mechanical Engineering Service (Mechanical Engineering Posts).
  • (iv) Indian Ordnance Factories Service AWM/JTS (Mechanical Engineering Posts).
  • (v) Defence Aeronautical Quality Assurance Service/SSO-II (Mechanical).
  • (vi) AEE in GSI Engineering Service Gr ‘A’.
  • (vii) Indian Defence Service of Engineers.
  • (viii) Indian Naval Armament Service (Mechanical Engineering Posts).
  • (ix) Asstt. Naval Store Officer Grade-I (Mechanical Engineering Posts) in Indian Navy.
  • (x) AEE(Elect & Mech) in Border Roads Engineering Service.

CATEGORY III—ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING
Group-A Services/Posts

  • (i) Indian Railway Service of Electrical Engineers.
  • (ii) Indian Railway Stores Service (Electrical Engineering Posts).
  • (iii) Central Electrical & Mechanical Engineering Service (Electrical Engineering Posts).
  • (iv) Indian Defence Service of Engineers.
  • (v) Indian Naval Armament Service (Electrical Engineering Posts).
  • (vi) Asstt. Naval Store Officer Grade-I (Electrical Engineering Posts) in Indian Navy.
  • (vii) AEE(Elect & Mech) in Border Roads Engineering Service.

CATEGORY IV—ELECTRONICS AND TELECOMMUNICATION ENGINEERING
Group-A/B Services/Posts

  • (i) Indian Railway Service of Signal Engineers.
  • (ii) Indian Railway Stores Service (Telecommunication/Electronics Engineering Posts).
  • (iii) Indian Radio Regulatory Service Gr ‘A’.
  • (iv) Indian Ordnance Factories Service AWM/JTS (Electronics and Telecom Engineering Posts).
  • (v) Indian Telecommunication Service Gr ‘A’.
  • (vi) Indian Naval Armament Service (Electronics and Telecom Engineering Posts).
  • (vii) Asstt. Naval Store Officer Grade-I(Electronics and Telecom Engg. Posts) in Indian Navy.
  • (viii) Junior Telecom Officer Gr ‘B’.

Examination Pattern

The written exam consists of 2 papers.

  • The paper I (Objective type): – General Ability Test, (Part A: General English), (Part B: General Studies) – 200 marks
  • Papers II & III (Objective type): Civil Engineering / Mechanical Engineering / Electrical Engineering / Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering – 200 marks each paper
  • Papers IV & V(Conventional Type): Civil Engineering / Mechanical Engineering / Electrical Engineering / Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering – 200 Marks for each paper

Upon successful clearing the written examination, candidates are called for personality test (interview) that carries 200 marks.

Syllabus

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