UPSC Engineering Services Examination Main 2021
- Mechanical Engineering
- Civil engineering
- Electrical Engineering
- Electronics and telecommunication engineering
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ESE/IES Main 2021 Exam pattern (stage II)
- Category-I Civil Engineering
- Category-II Mechanical Engineering
- Category-III electronic Engineering
- Category-IV Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering
On paper-I which starts at 9 A.M, you have to write five answers out of Eight and on Paper-II you have to write five Answers out of eight. There is a maximum of 300 marks for each paper of the ESE Main 2021 Examination.
Eligibility for ESE 2021 main Examination
- To write the ESE main 2021 exam you have to first qualify prelims (stage-I) with an average above 220 marks in your Engineering discipline.
- Prelims cutoffs are different for every Engineering discipline according to the question paper difficulty and many other factors.
- In 2019 prelims the lowest cutoff was from the Mechanical Engineering stream which was 187 marks out of 500 marks. And second-lowest is 188 marks from the civil engineering stream.
Frequently Asked Questions about ESE mains 2021 exam
What is the date of the ESE main 2021 Examination?
IES/ESE Mains 2021 Exam will be conducted on 21st November 2021.
What is the timing of the ESE mains 2021 Exam?
IES/ESE examination will be conducted in two sessions first paper is from 9 A.M to 12 P.M and the second paper is from 2 P.M to 5 P.M.
How many disciplines are there in ESE Examination?
There are four disciplines in the ESE examination which are, Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, and Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering.
What is the salary of an IES Officer?
The basic salary of an IES officer is about 56,100INR.
Is IES and ESE exams are same?
Yes, Indian Engineering Services (IES) and Engineering Services Examination (ESE) are the same.