The Union Public Service Commission has issued the notification for the Engineering Services Examination 2015 for recruitment of candidates to various services/ posts under the following categories:
Category I – Civil Engineering
Category II – Mechanical Engineering
Category III- Electrical Engineering
Category IV- Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering
Minimum educational qualification required:
A Bachelor’s degree in Engineering from a recognised university or equivalent.
(For further details, refer to the UPSC notification)
(a) Candidates should be between 21 years and 30 years old as on 01st January 2015.
(b) The maximum age limit is relaxable for OBC and SC/ST category candidates by 3 years and 5 years respectively.
Scheme of examination:
The Engineering Services Examination has two different parts. The components of the two parts are as follows:
Part I – Written Examination
Section I – objective type test
General Ability Test: 200 marks, Two hours
Paper I & II: 200 marks each, Two hours each
Civil Engineering/Mechanical Engineering/Electrical Engineering/Electronics & Tele-Communication Engineering
(Note: In objective type papers, for every wrong answer, one-third of the marks allotted to the question will be deducted.)
Section II – conventional essay type test
Paper I & II: 200 marks each, Three hours each
Civil Engineering/Mechanical Engineering/Electrical Engineering/Electronics & Tele-communication Engineering.
The total marks allotted for Part I of the examination (including objective and conventional tests) are 1000.
Part II – Personality Test
The Personality Test carries a maximum of 200 marks.
How to apply:
Candidates are required to apply online at: http://www.upsconline.nic.in/
Last date for receipt of application: 10th April 2015 till 11:59 P.M.
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