Indian Engineering Services Exam (ESE)

Prepare as officer

To be one.

Every Engineering graduate’s dream

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To crack ESE is every Engineering graduate’s dream. ESE advances career bestowing the utmost respect. The ESE officers handle a vast section of general society division economy. ESE career undoubtedly rewards with high regard in the society. To match the standards of exam of high prestige, aspirants need to arm themselves with cutting-edge knowledge. 

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Aspirants need to accept the fact that without appropriate training, cracking ESE would be a tough task viewing the difficulty level. Intense knowledge, clear concepts, and neat basics are conducive for scaling ESE. Engineers Career Point, the preeminent ESE coaching centre in Chandigarh is aware of all the required elements to sail you through the exam successfully.

Every year a vast amount of candidates appears for ESE. The IES exam has a limited number of seats to compete for with a selection ratio of 0.00275. The test is technical in nature.

In addition to this, the competitive selection procedure raises the level of the exam to a greater extent.

Eligibility :

Academic Qualification

A degree in Engineering from a recognized University or equivalent. M.Sc. degree or its equivalent with Wireless Communications, Electronics, Radio Physics or Radio Engineering as special subjects are also eligible. Final year students can also appear in IES exam.


You need to be between 21 years to 30 years as on 1st January of the exam year. (However certain categories of persons (SC, ST & OBC) and certain departmental candidates are eligible for age relaxation).


an aspiring candidate has to be one of the following mentioned below:

Candidate should be the citizen of India.
Candidate can be the citizen of Nepal and Bhutan.
Any person who hails from the Indian origin and has migrated from Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Myanmar, Kenya , Uganda, Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with a purpose of his/her permanent settlement in India.


Scheme of Exam

Stage 1 :

Prelims Objective Type Papers Duration Marks


{Common for all Candidates}

General Studies and

Engineering Aptitude Paper

2 hours 200
Paper-2: Engineering Discipline-specific Paper 3 hours 300

Stage-1 , 5 hours, 500 Marks

 Stage 2 :

Mains Subjective Type Papers Duration Marks
Paper-1: Engineering Discipline-specific Paper-1 3 hours 300
Paper-2: Engineering Discipline-specific Paper-2 3 hours 300


Stage-2, 6 Hours, 600 marks

Stage 3 :

Personality Test, 200 Marks

Grand Total = Stage 1(500 marks) + Stage 2 (600 marks) + Stage 3(200 marks) = 1300 marks.

Only those Candidates qualifying at this Stage (i.e. Stage I + Stage II + Stage III) to be included in the Final Merit List of Engg. Services Exam. Thus the marks secured by the candidates in the Stage-I (Objective type papers) of the Engineering Services Examination should be added to the marks secured in the Stage-II (Conventional type papers) of the Examination and Stage-III (Personality Test) and accordingly, such marks secured by the candidates in Stage-I should also be counted for merit.