IES Syllabus for General Ability
Indian Engineering Services Examination is conducted by UPSC (Union Public Service commission) for recruitment in various engineering services or post in various Government Departments .Here we have tried to bring Indian Engineering service IES syllabus for general ability. The recruitment mainly takes place for three categories they are Electrical Engineering and Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering , Mechanical Engineering and Civil Engineering. Large number of candidates appear for IES-ESE exam every year as the jobs here are considered to be highly reputed. Vacancies here is limited (nearly 560 including 47 PH Vacancy) so the selection process is quite difficult. The selected candidates get a handsome pay along with several other incentives of Government jobs and job security.
The selection through Engineering Services Examination will take place through two stages: Written Tests & Personality Test. The candidates who qualify the written tests will be called for personality test. The written tests carries 1000 marks while personality test carries 200 marks.
Marks assigned to subject and timing:-
- Day 1 [General Ability Test (2 Hour & 200 Marks)
- Day 2 [Objective Paper-I (2 Hour & 200 Marks ) & Objective Paper-II (2 Hour & 200 Marks )]
- Day 3 [Conventional Paper-I (2 Hour & 200 Marks ) & Conventional Paper-II (2 Hour & 200 Marks )]
Details about the Examination:
The examination take place in two parts:
(i)Written Tests :
Written test is total of 1000 marks. It consists of 5 papers each carries 200 marks. 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. The rest 4 papers are specific to the applicable engineering discipline. In the section which is specific to the applicable engineering discipline will have objective type questions for first two papers and subjective type questions for the rest two papers .
And the second part of the examination include
Syllabus for General Ability:
Part I: General English: The paper in General English section will have questions to test the candidate’s understanding of English and ability to use the English words at correct place and in a better way .
Part II : General Studies: The paper in General Studies section will include questions related with knowledge of current events and of such matters related to everyday observation and experience in their scientific aspects as may be expected from an educated person. The question paper in this section will also include questions on History of India and Geography of a nature which candidates should be able to answer without special study.
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