UPSC IES/ESE Notification 2019 : 581 IES Vacancies – Eligibility, Syllabus, Dates | Apply Now

UPSC IES/ESE 2018-19: Union Public Service Commission has invited applications for recruitment of Indian Engineering Services (IES)/Engineering Services Exam (ESE) 2018-19. The Registration was started on yesterday i.e. 26th September 2018. The exam is conducted by Union Public Service Commission. It is conducted to recruit very talented and interested and candidates for the position of Engineering Services (IES). The organisation has planned to fill up 581 vacancies through this exam. Aspirants who wish to appear in this exam must apply before the last date i.e. 22nd October 2018. Contenders can check the complete details like registration process, eligibility criteria, selection process, exam pattern and syllabus in this page.

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UPSC Engineering Services Exam 2019

UPSC ESE 2019: Overview

Administrating Body Union Public Service Commission
Exam Name Engineering Services Exam (ESE)
Exam Level National
Application Status Available
Designation Indian Engineering Services
Location of job Pan India
Apply Mode Online
Official portal

UPSC ESE 2019: Important Dates

Activity Dates
Issuing of Application Form 26th  September 2018
Last date to submit application form 22nd October 2018
Admit card available on December 2018
Exam Date 6th January 2019

How to Register for UPSC ESE 2018-19?

Aspirants have to follow the below steps before proceed to register for UPSC IES/ESE 2018-19:

  • Candidates can get access the UPSC IES/ESES application form in online mode only.
  • The registration process is starting from 26th September 2018
  • Candidates need to visit the official website
  • Now click on the “Registration Link” and register yourself by enter some basic details
  • Click on submit, now you will get reg. id and password
  • Next you have to login to Website for accessing the Application Form
  • After successfully login click on the “ Application Form Link”
  • Now the application form appears on screen. Now enter all your details properly.
  • Select Programmes of your choice
  • Upload a scanned image and signature
  • Before that you have to pay the application fee via net banking/credit card/debit card
  • Now click on Submit
  • Take a copy of application form for future use.

UPSC ESE 2019 Registration Fee:

The registration fee is Rs. 200 for general category and there is no application fee for reserved candidates. Applicants can make their payment via net banking/credit/debit card.

UPSC ESE 2019 Eligibility Criteria:


  • Applicants must have completed a B.Tech/B.E in Civil Engineering/Mechanical Engineering/Electrical Engineering/Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering from a recognised university/Institute.

Age Limit:

Candidate must have age between 21 to 30 years.

Selection process of UPSC ESE 2019:

The selection will basis on the performance of candidates in 3 stages.

  • Preliminary Exam
  • Mains Exam
  • Personality Test

UPSC Engineering Services Exam Pattern 2019

Candidates can check the below table for exam pattern of UPSC ESE 2019.

Exam Mode Offline (OMR sheet)
Papers 2 Prelims & Mains
Type of  Questions Prelims: Objective type

Mains: Conventional type

No. of Questions Prelims: 500

Mains: 600

Total Marks Prelims: 500

Mains: 600

Marking Scheme ·         1 mark award for each right answer

·         1/3rd marks reduce for every wrong answer

Duration Prelims: Paper-I 2 hours

Paper-II 3 hours

Mains: 3 hours

Exam Language English
Personality Test 200 marks

UPSC ESE 2019: PRELIMINARY Exam pattern

Stream Subject Name Total marks Duration
Civil Engineering General Studies and Engineering Aptitude 200 120 minutes
  Civil Engineering 300 180 minutes
Mechanical Engineering General Studies and Engineering Aptitude 200 120 Minutes
  Mechanical Engineering 300 180 minutes
Electrical Engineering General Studies and Engineering Aptitude 200 120 minutes
  Electrical Engineering 300 180 minutes
Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering General Studies and Engineering Aptitude 200 120 minutes
  Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering 300 180 minutes

UPSC ESE 2019: MAINS Exam pattern

The mains exam will consists of 2 papers and the questions will be appearing from the respective stream of the candidate.  Each paper carries 300 marks and the time limit of exam is 3 hours.

UPSC ESE 2019 Syllabus

The exam pattern and syllabus is different for each stream. Check the Structure and Scheme of exam here to prepare well and get qualified in the exam.  Candidates can get the complete syllabus from official notification or click the below link to download the syllabus PDF.

Civil Engineering


  • Building Materials
  • Solid Mechanics
  • Structural Analysis
  • Design of Steel Structures
  • Design of Concrete and Masonry structures
  • Construction Practice, Planning and Management


  • Flow of Fluids, Hydraulic Machines and Hydro Power
  • Hydrology and Water Resources Engineering
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Geo-technical Engineering and Foundation Engineering
  • Surveying and Geology
  • Transportation Engineering

Mechanical Engineering


  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Thermodynamics and Heat transfer
  • IC Engines, Refrigeration and Air conditioning
  • Turbo Machinery
  • Power Plant Engineering
  • Renewable Sources of Energy


  • Engineering Mechanics
  • Engineering Materials
  • Mechanisms and Machines
  • Design of Machine Element
  • Manufacturing ,Industrial and Maintenance Engineering
  • Mechatronics and Robotics

Electrical Engineering


  • Engineering Mathematics
  • Electrical Materials
  • Electric Circuits and Fields
  • Electrical and Electronic Measurements
  • Computer Fundamentals
  • Basic Electronics Engineering


  • Analog and Digital Electronics
  • Systems and Signal Processing
  • Control Systems
  • Electrical Machines
  • Power Systems
  • Power Electronics and Drives

Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering


  • Basic Electronics Engineering
  • Basic Electrical Engineering
  • Materials Science
  • Electronic Measurements and Instrumentation
  • Network Theory
  • Analog and Digital Circuits


  • Analog and Digital Communication Systems
  • Control Systems
  • Computer Organization and Architecture
  • Electro Magnetics
  • Advanced Electronics Topics
  • Advanced Communication Topics

Important Links:

UPSC ESE 2019 Official Notification: Click Here

UPSC ESE 2019 official website: Click Here

UPSC ESE 2019 – Online Application: Click Here

UPSC ESE 2019 Syllabus & Exam Pattern – PDF Download: Click Here

Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released UPSC Recruitment Notification-2018 for the post of 46 vacancies for the posts of IES & ISS. The Recruitment has complete details about their notification on its official website i.e., and This is a good news for those who are waiting for Central Govt Jobs. Candidates may apply offline before the Last date of the Notification i.e., 16.04.2018.And the remaining details for the recruitment like Educational Qualifications, Eligibility criteria, Age limit, No of vacancies, Post names, Pay scale, Job location, Application fee, Important links, Procedure to Apply are mentioned below.

UPSC Recruitment 2018 Details

Organization Name Union Public Service Commission
Employment Category Central Govt Jobs
Name of the Post IES & ISS
No. of Posts 46
Educational Qualifications Bachelor/Post-Graduate Degree in Economics/Applied Economics/Business Economics/Economtrics
Job Location All Over India
Apply Mode Online
Official Website

Vacancy Details of UPSC Jobs 2018

1. Indian Economic Service – 14
2. Indian Statistical Service – 32

Eligibility Criteria for UPSC IES & ISS Notification

Interested Job Aspirants who are ready to apply for Union Public Service Commission 2018 Notification must possess the below-given Eligibility Details.

Educational Qualifications of UPSC Recruitment 2018

Interested candidates those want to apply for UPSC IES & ISS posts should have completed Bachelor/Post-Graduate Degree in Economics/Applied Economics/Business Economics/Economtrics from Recognized Board/University.

A candidate for the Indian Economic Service must have obtained a Post-Graduate Degree in Economics/Applied Economics/Business Economics/ Econometric from a University incorporated by of an Act of the Central or State Legislature in India or other Educational Institutes established by an Act Parliament or declared to be deemed as University under Section 3 of the University Grants Commission Act, 1956 or a Foreign University approved by the Central Government from time to time.

A candidate for the Indian Statistical Service must have obtained a Bachelor’s Degree with Statistics/Mathematical Statistics/Applied Statistics as one of the subject or a Master’s degree in Statistics/Mathematical Statistics/Applied Statistics from a University incorporated by an Act of the Central or State Legislature in India or other Educational Institutes established by an Act of Parliament or declared to be deemed as University under Section 3 of the University Grants Commission Act, 1956 or a Foreign University approved by the Central Government from time to time.

For Detailed Eligibility please go through Official Notification

Age Limit for UPSC Recruitment 2018

A candidate must have attained the age of 21 years and must not have attained the age of 30 years on 1st August, 2018 i.e he/she must have been born not earlier than 2nd August, 1988 and not later than 1st August, 1997.

Please go through UPSC official Notification 2018 for more Details and Age Relaxation

Pay Scale for UPSC IES & ISS Jobs

Selected candidates will get Salary as per Rules from the recruiting Organization.

Selection Criteria for UPSC Jobs

Selection of Candidates for IES & ISS posts will be done as per following stages- Eligible candidates will be selected on the basis of performance in Written Test, Interview

Application Fee for UPSC Notification

  • General/OBC: Rs.200/-
  • ST/SC/Ex-s/PWD: Nil

How to Apply for UPSC Recruitment 2018-19

  • First of all, Open Official Website i.e., or Below Mentioned link from Website.
  • Look for Apply Online Link on the Website.
  • Fill All required Details in the form and Upload required Documents and Pay Application Fee if Required.
  • Check and confirm your details before hitting Submit button.
  • Once All details confirmed, Submit and Take the printout of your Application

Important Dates for UPSC Recruitment 2018

Starting Date of Application: 21.03.2018

Closing Date of Application: 16.04.2018

Important Links for UPSC IES & ISS Application

Official Notification: Click Here

Apply Online: Click Here

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