UPSC IES 2014 Online Application,ESE Notification 2014,Exam Date,Age Limit:-
The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) had released Notification dated February 08, 2014 to conduct Written IES / ISS Examination, 2014. The interested candidates may apply On line which shall be in effect from the date of the publication of UPSC’s Notification.
Notification I.E.S./I.S.S. Exam, 2014
Date of Starting for Online Registration: 08.02.2014
Last Date for receipt of Application: 10.03.2014
Date of Commencement of Exam: 24.05.2014
Duration of Examination: 3 Days
UPSC IES Online Application Form 2014
Availability of Application Forms:
All UPSC Exams have a common form where a candidate has to choose the exam he/she has applied for. UPSC forms are available in various designated post offices throughout the country. The fee for examination is paid through Central Recruitment Fee stamp.
UPSC (Union Public Service commission) conducts Engineering Services Examination in various Engineering services/posts in various Government Departments. The recruitment is done for the categories, viz., Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering.
Category II includes IES: Department through Mechanical Engineering Group A Services/Posts
Category III includes IES: Department through Electrical Engineering Group A Services/Post
Category IV includes IES: Department through Electronics & Telecommunication Group A & B Services/Posts
Candidates in lacs appear in the IES / ISS Examination for these jobs are regarded as highly reputed but there are only a limited vacancies. Therefore, the selection is quite tough. The selected candidates get a handsome pay in addition to several other incentives of Government jobs and job security.
Scheme of Examination:
IES Exam comprises 5 Papers and applicants are required to qualify in all the papers to get selected. Details of Papers are as follows:
The selection through Engineering Services Examination passes through two stages: Written Tests & Personality Test. Only the candidates who qualify the written tests are called for Personality Test. The written tests are of 1000 marks while personality test is of 200 marks.
The IES / ESE Examination is conducted in two parts: Written Tests & Personality Test. Written Tests are of 1000 marks total consisting of 5 papers of 200 marks each. First paper is General Ability Paper consisting of Objective type questions from General English and General Studies, which includes knowledge of current events, Indian History and Geography. Rest 4 papers are specific to the relevant engineering discipline. Of these first two papers will be objective type and the rest two papers will be subjective type.
For objective type questions each question will have 4 options and there is a negative marking of 1/3rd marks allotted to the question for an incorrect answer.
Personality Test consists of an interview to judge the candidate’s knowledge in the relevant engineering field and General Knowledge and other skills and requirements like the candidate’s capacity for leadership, initiative and intellectual curiosity, tact and other social qualities, mental and physical energy, powers of practical application and integrity of character.
However, we would keep the candidates posted if there were any other announcement in regard to IES / ISS Exam, 2014.
For more information, the candidates are advised to visit UPSC’s official website: www.upsc.gov.in.