UPSC- ESE 2018| Exam Notification, Important Dates and Eligibility

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UPSC – ESE 2018 (Engineering Services examination) is a national level exam conducted by UPSC (Union Public Service Commission) to recruit engineers to work under govt. of India. Selected candidates work as class -1 officer in various sectors like Indian Railways, Defence Service of Engineers, Telecommunication and many more.


Important Dates



Online Application Start Date


27th September




Last date of Application


23rd October




Date of Exam


7th January





Exam Pattern

Preliminary Examination (Objective) Paper I – General Studies & Engineering Aptitude
Paper II – Engineering Discipline
Main Examination (Conventional) Paper I – Engineering Discipline
Paper II – Engineering Discipline
Personal Interview  Candidates making it to the merit list are called for the Personal Interviews.






Eligibility Criteria

  • Applicant should be an Indian citizen or subject of Nepal or Bhutan. Tibetan refugees who came to India before 1st January 1962 can also apply.
  • Candidate should possess an Engineering degree from a university or institution recognized by Govt. of India.
  • Candidate should be in the age group of 21-30 years as of 1st August 2018. (Age relaxation of 5 years is given to SC/ST candidates, Ex-Serviceman and subjects of Jammu Kashmir during the period from 1st January 1980 to 31st December 1989. Also, age relaxation of 3 years and 10 years is provided to OBC candidates and physically handicapped candidates respectively)


Candidates are advised to keep a timely track of all the notifications issued by UPSC. For latest updates, syllabus and other information,


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