“What would new in upsc ese/ies 2018 exam?
What would be the syllabus for upsc ese/ies 2017 exam?
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- What’s New
- IES / ESE New Examination Pattern – Official – Main points of this new Engineering Services Examinations (ESE) / Indian Engineering Services (IES) 2017-2018 examination structure are as follows :
- IES Paper Pattern & Syllabus
- IES Scheme & Schedule
- IES Total Information & Guidance
- UPSC IES New Examination Pattern FAQs
IES / ESE New Examination Pattern – Official – Main points of this new Engineering Services Examinations (ESE) / Indian Engineering Services (IES) 2017-2018 examination structure are as follows :
(1) Three tier examination :
 Preliminary examination
 Main examination
 Personal Interview
(2) Syllabus changed/updated (Preliminary & mains)
 IES 2017 Changes – Civil Engineering (CE)
 IES 2017 Changes – Electrical Engineering (EE)
 IES 2017 Changes – Mechanical Engineering (ME)
 IES 2017 Changes – Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering (E&T)
IES Paper Pattern & Syllabus
|S. No.||IES Paper||Paper Pattern & Syllabus|
|0.||General Studies and Engineering Aptitude (GS&EA)|
|1.||Electronics and Communication Engineering|
Must Check : PDF – IES 2017 New Scheme & Pattern
UPSC Annual Calender
[box type=”info” align=”” class=”” width=””]Union public service commission(UPSC) have changed pattern of Engineering Services Examination (ESE/IES) for the year 2017. So, Candidates who are preparing for ESE/IES for the year 2017 must follow this New pattern & syllabus for their ESE/IES 2017 exam preparation.[/box]
IES Scheme & Schedule
Revised Scheme and Schedule Engineering Services Examination 2017 may be summarized as under, which clearly specifies the dates for ESE(Prelims) , ESE(Mains), Personality Test, Medical Examination and Joining of respective Engineering Services.
|1.||Engineering Services Examination (prelims)||08.01.2017 (Sunday)|
|1.1||Objective Paper-I : General Studies and Engineering Aptitude Paper|
|1.2||Objective Paper-II : Engineering Discipline-specific Paper|
|2.||Result of Engineering Services Examination (prelims)||15th March|
|3.||Last date for application to ESE (Mains)||30th April|
|4.||Engineering Services Examination (Mains)||14.05.2017 (Sunday)|
|4.1||Paper-III : Engineering Discipline-specific Paper-I|
|4.2||Paper-IV : Engineering Discipline-specific Paper-II|
|5.||Result of Engineering Services Examination (Mains)||End of September|
|6.||Personality Test (Interviews)||1st November-15th December|
|7.||Medical Examination||Within 10 working days of date of interview of candidate|
|8.||Submission of Medical Examination reports to Ministry of Railways||15th January|
|9.||Final Result of ESE after Personality Test||End of january|
|10.||Allotment of services||End of fabruary|
|11.||Appointment letter||First week of March|
|12.||Date of joining||First Monday of April|
|IES/ESE GS & EA Books
|IES/ESE Guide Books
IES Total Information & Guidance
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|GATE 2024 Total Info||GATE 2024 Books||Free Notes 2023|
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UPSC IES New Examination Pattern FAQs
What is the new examination pattern for UPSC IES?
The new examination pattern for UPSC IES consists of a preliminary examination (Objective type), followed by a main examination (Conventional type), and finally, a personality test (Interview).
What is the purpose of the preliminary examination in the new pattern?
The preliminary examination serves as a screening test. It tests the candidates' knowledge and understanding of general studies and engineering aptitude.
How many papers are there in the preliminary examination?
The preliminary examination consists of two papers - Paper 1 and Paper 2. Paper 1 is on General Studies and Engineering Aptitude, while Paper 2 focuses on the candidate's engineering discipline.
Are both papers in the preliminary examination objective type?
Yes, both Paper 1 and Paper 2 in the preliminary examination are objective type with multiple-choice questions (MCQs).
What is the duration of each paper in the preliminary examination?
Each paper in the preliminary examination is of 2 hours duration.
How is the main examination different from the preliminary examination?
The main examination is a conventional (subjective) type examination. It tests the in-depth knowledge and understanding of the candidates in their respective engineering disciplines.
How many papers are there in the main examination?
The main examination consists of two papers - Paper 1 and Paper 2, both specific to the candidate's chosen engineering discipline.
What is the duration of each paper in the main examination?
Each paper in the main examination is of 3 hours duration.
What is the weightage of the personality test (interview) in the final selection?
The personality test, or interview, carries a weightage of 200 marks in the final selection process.
Is there negative marking in the new examination pattern?
No, there is no negative marking in the UPSC IES examination. The objective type papers are marked based on correct answers only.
It's important to note that the information provided above is based on the general understanding of the UPSC IES new examination pattern, and candidates are advised to refer to the official UPSC website or notifications for the most accurate and updated information.