UPSC IES/ESE 2018 exam online application process shall begin soon this year. Candidates eager to take the most prestigious recruitment examination by the Union Public Service Commission in 2018, i.e. UPSC ESE 2018 for engineering graduates seeking government job opportunities can apply for the UPSC IES/ESE 2018 by the end of September 2017 officially. The commencement date for the UPSC ESE 2018 application and online registration is speculated to be on Sept 29, 2017 this year. Candidates aspiring to appear for the UPSC ESE 2018 are advised to keep a tab on the official website of the Commission.
UPSC ESE 2018 Application Process | Important Dates
UPSC ESE 2018 recruitment notification is the highly awaited notification by the candidates preparing hard for the toughnut called UPSC ESE 2018 this year. Well, the annual calendar as released by the Commission clearly states the examination schedule of the UPSC ESE 2018 next year. Here are some important dates to be kept in mind before candidates appear for the UPSC ESE 2018 exam next year. The online application procedure for UPSC ESE 2018 exam shall start from September 23, 2017 this month. The last date to receive the application form for the UPSC ESE 2018 examination is October 23, 2017 i,e. on Monday.
The preliminary examination of UPSC ESE 2018 is scheduled to be held on January 7, 2018 next year while the mains is scheduled for July 1, 2018. Both the exams of UPSC ESE 2018 (prelims & mains) are conducted in a single day and single session.Candidates who qualify for both the UPSC ESE 2018 exams have to appear for the personality test via interview round in the month of November & December 2018 next year.
UPSC Engineering Services 2018 Exam Schedule
The UPSC ESE 2018 preliminary examination shall be conducted in two different sessions namely GS & Engineering aptitude paper 1 and engineering discipline specific paper 2. The two hour & three-hour duration of both the exams for UPSC ESE 2018 prelims are scheduled from 9:00 am to 11:00 am & from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm respectively.
This objective type preliminary examination serves as the screening test for shortlisting candidates for the UPSC ESE Mains Examination 2018 in July. The Mains of UPSC ESE 2018 is conventional type exam of subjective nature which is conducted forenoon and afternoon on a single day. The forenoon session includes engineering discipline specific paper 1 of 3 hours duration from 9:00 am to 12:00 noon while the next session is from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm for the engineering discipline specific paper 2.
Candidates are advised to keep themselves updated with the latest notifications pertaining to the UPSC ESE 2018 examination on the official website of the Commission.