ESE stands for Engineering Services Examination. The examination is conducted by UPSC every year as a combined competitive examination for recruitment into various government engineering organisations like -
The examination are conducted separately for the following departments -
The examination is conducted in three Stages -
Final year student can also appear for the examination.
Cracking the ESE exam requires not just academic knowledge but also knowledge of General Studies & Engineering Aptitude. Right attitude and personality are also required to crack personality test.
Age Limit - Applicants have to be within the age span of 21 – 30 Years as on 1st August of the year of examination. (Certain categories of persons including departmental candidates as specified in the Commission's Notice published in the Employment News/Rozgar Samachar are eligible for age relaxation.)
Education - A Degree in Engineering from a recognised university or equivalent., M.Sc degree or its equivalent with Wireless Communications, Electronics, Radio Physics or Radio Engineering as special subjects are also acceptable for certain Services / posts only.
Nationality - The candidate should be an Indian Citizen
ESE Examination is conducted in 3 stages-
Stage 1 – Preliminary stage comprising 2 objective papers with a total of 500 Marks
Stage 2 – Mains comprising 2 conventional type papers with a total of 600 Marks
Stage 3 – Personality test with a total of 200 marks
Course Duration: 10 Month