Revised Scheme & Syllabus for ESE

Indian Engineering Services

New ESE Exam Pattern (From 2017)

New pattern will be implemented from the year 2017 onwards.
Stage - I (Preliminary) Objective Papers Duration Maximum Marks
Paper I (Common to all) General Studies & Engineering Aptitude 2 Hours 200
Paper II Engineering Specific 3 Hours 300
Stage I Total     500
Stage II (Mains) Subjective Papers    
Engineering Paper I   3 Hours 300
Engineering Paper II   3 Hours 300
Stage II Total     600
Stage I + II Total     1100
Stage III Personality Test   200
Grand Total     1300

Only those candidates qualifying at Stage I are permitted to appear for Stage-II examination. Similarly, only those Candidates qualifying at Stage-I + Stage-II are permitted to appear for Stage-III examination.