One of the most important and prestigious examination for the budding engineering aspirants is ESE also known as the Engineering Services Examination conducted annually by UPSC to recruit engineers mainly from the four domains i.e. Civil, Mechanical, Electrical and Electronics & Telecommunications for the various Techno –Managerial posts.

The finally selected by the various rounds of technical and interview barriers are posted in various Ministries and Departments of GOI such as Railways, Telecom, Border Roads, CPWD, CWC, CPES, NHAI, Naval Armaments, IDSE, MES, Ordnance Factories etc., however, they can move to any cadre, organization, agency, department, ministry or PSU of the Government of India. A tag of class-I is given to those finally selected candidates.

ESE stands for Engineering Services Examination. The examination is conducted by UPSC every year as a combined competitive examination for recruitment into various government engineering organizations like -

  • Indian Railway Services of Engineers (IRSE)
  • Central Engineering Services (CES)
  • Military Engineering Services (MES) & 
  • 40+ other departmental organizations