Monday, 2 October 2017

UPSC Engineering Services Exam 2018 - Apply Online

Union Public Service Commission invites applications for filling up the following posts.
1. Civil Engineering
2. Mechanical Engineering
3. Electrical Engineering
4. Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering
No. of Vacancies: Approximately 588 including 18 PH (LDCP-12 & HI - 05).

Education Qualification:
i) Degree in Engineering from a University incorporated by an Act of the Central or State Legislature in India or other Educational Institutions established by an Act of Parliament or declared to be deemed as Universities under Section 3 of the University Grants Commission Act, 1956; or
ii) Passed Sections A and B of the Institution Examinations of the Institution of Engineers (India); or
iii) Degree/ Diploma in Engineering from such foreign University/College/Institution and under such conditions as may be recognised by the Government for the purpose from time to time, or
iv) assed Graduate Membership Examination of the Institution of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers (India); or
v) Passed Associate Membership Examination Parts II and III/Sections A and B of the Aeronautical Society of India; or
vi) Passed Graduate Membership Examination of the Institution of Electronics and Radio Engineers, London held after November, 1959.
Age Limit: 21 - 30 years

Fee: Rs.200/-. Female/ SC/ ST/ PH category candidates are exempted from payment of fee.

Plan of Examination: The examination shall be conducted according to the following plan:-
Stage-I: Engineering Services (Preliminary/Stage-I) Examination (Objective Type Papers) for the selection of candidates for the Stage-II: Engineering Services (Mains/Stage-II) Examination;
Preliminary/ Stage-I Examination: - The Examination shall comprise of two papers.

Civil Engineering
Subject
Duration
Maximum Marks
Paper-I (General Studies and Engineering Aptitude)
2 hrs.
200
Paper-II (Civil Engineering)
3 hrs.
300
Total
500
Mechanical Engineering
Paper-I (General Studies and Engineering Aptitude)
2 hrs.
200
Paper-II (Mechanical Engineering)
3 hrs.
300
Total
500
Electrical Engineering
Paper-I (General Studies and Engineering Aptitude)
2 hrs.
200
Paper-II (Electrical Engineering)
3 hrs.
300
Total
500
Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering
Paper-I (General Studies and Engineering Aptitude)
2 hrs.
200
Paper-II (Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering)
3 hrs.
300
Total
500

Stage-II: Engineering Services (Mains/Stage-II) Examination (Conventional Type Papers)

Civil Engineering
Subject
Duration
Maximum Marks
Paper-I (Civil Engineering))
3 hrs.
300
Paper-II (Civil Engineering)
3 hrs.
300
Total
600
Mechanical Engineering
Paper-I (Mechanical Engineering)
3 hrs.
300
Paper-II (Mechanical Engineering)
3 hrs.
300
Total
600
Electrical Engineering
Paper-I (Electrical Engineering)
3 hrs.
300
Paper-II ((Electrical Engineering)
3 hrs.
300
Total
600
Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering
Paper-I (Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering)
3 hrs.
300
Paper-II (Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering)
3 hrs.
300
Total
600

Stage-III (Personality Test): 200 Marks
Penalty for Wrong Answers (in Objective Type Papers): Candidates should note that there will be penalty (Negative Marking) for wrong answers marked by a candidate in the Objective Type Question Papers.
How to Apply: Candidates can apply online only.
Last Date: October 23, 2017

Date of Preliminary/ Stage-I Examination: January 07, 2018