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29Sep,

UPSC IES 2020 Recruitment Process - UPSC IES 2020 Recruitment Process


UPSC (Union Public Service Commission) conducts ESE/IES examination for recruiting engineers for various government organizations in various sectors such as Power, Railways, Roadways, Construction, Telecommunication. UPSC conducts Engineering Services Examination (ESE) for Electrical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering. The Recruitment  process of UPSC ESE/IES contains three states which are as explained below:

UPSC ESE/IES Recruitment  process contains three stages:

·         State – 1 – Preliminary Examination

·         State – 2 – Mains Examination

·         State – 3 – Personality Test

Preliminary & Main examination both are part of the written test. The preliminary examination is of objective type while Mains examination is of conventional type.

Preliminary
Examination

Paper – I

Objective

General Studies
&
Engineering Aptitude

2 hours

200 marks

Paper – II

Objective

Engineering
Discipline

3 hours

300 marks

Mains
Examination

Paper – I

Conventional

Engineering
Discipline – I

3 hours

300 marks

Paper – II

Conventional

Engineering
Discipline – II

3 hours

300 marks

 

In the Personality Test special attention will be paid to assessing 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.

The commission has the discretion to fix minimum qualifying marks in any or all the papers of the examination.