Union Public Service commission invites online applications from eligible candidates to fill up approximates 602 open positions through Engineering Services Examination UPSC ESE 2016. The notification for the same is published on 27th February 2016 and the eligible candidates can apply through online by UPSC portal:
Publication of the Notification for UPSC ESE: 27.02.2016
LAST DATE FOR SUBMISSION OF APPLICATIONS : 25.03.2016
Important instructions for the candidates applying for UPSC ESE 2016
1. CANDIDATES TO ENSURE THEIR ELIGIBILITY FOR THE EXAMINATION:
The candidates applying for the examination should ensure that they fulfil all eligibility conditions for admission to the Examination. Their admission at all the stages of the examination will be purely provisional subject to satisfying the prescribed eligibility conditions.
Mere issue of e‐Admission Certificate to the candidate will not imply that his/her candidature has been finally cleared by the Commission. Commission take up verification of eligibility conditions with reference to original documents only after the candidate has qualified for Interview/Personality Test.
2. HOW TO APPLY
Candidates are required to apply Online only by using the website www.upsconline.nic.in. Brief instructions are given in Appendix‐II. Detailed instructions for filling up online applications are available on the above mentioned website.
3. LAST DATE FOR SUBMISSION OF APPLICATIONS :
The Online Applications can be filled upto 25th March, 2016 (25.03.2016) till 11.59 PM after which the link will be disabled.
4. The eligible candidates shall be issued an e‐Admission Certificate three weeks before the commencement of the examination. The e‐Admission Certificate will be made available in the UPSC website [www.upsc.gov.in] for downloading by candidates. No Admission Certificate will be sent by post. All the applicants are requested to provide valid & active e‐mail i.d. while filling up online application form as the Commission may use electronic mode for contacting them.
5. PENALTY FOR WRONG ANSWERS (in Objective Type Papers) :
Candidates should note that there will be penalty (Negative Marking) for wrong answers marked by a candidate in the Objective Type Question Papers.
6. FACILITATION COUNTER AND WEBSITE FOR GUIDANCE OF CANDIDATES :
In case of any guidance/information/clarification regarding their applications, candidature etc., candidates can contact UPSC’s Facilitation Counter near Gate ‘C’ of its campus in person or over Telephone Nos.011‐23385271/011‐23381125/011‐ 23098543 on working days between 10.00 hrs. and 17.00 hrs. The Commission also has Website at address:
www.upsc.gov.in over which the candidates can obtain details of the examination as well as information about registration of their applications, venue of the examination and results etc.
7. SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS:
Candidates are advised to read carefully “Special Instructions to the candidates for Conventional Type Tests and Objective Type Tests” (Appendix III Part A and Part B). For both writing and marking answers in the OMR sheet [Answer Sheet] in objective type papers, candidates must use black ball pen only. Pens with any other colours are prohibited. Do not use Pencil or ink pen.
Candidates should note that any omission/mistake/discrepancy in encoding/filling of details in the OMR answer sheet, especially with regard to Roll Number and Test Booklet Series code, will render the answer sheet liable for rejection. Candidates in the Category of visually impaired are advised not to apply for this examination as no vacancies are earmarked/identified for them for the Services/Posts included in Engineering Services Examination, 2016.
8. MOBILE PHONES NOT PERMITTED :
(a) Mobiles phones, pagers, bluetooth or any other communication devices are not allowed inside the premises where the examination is being conducted. Any infringement of these instructions shall entail disciplinary action including ban from future examinations.
(b) Candidates are advised in their own interest not to bring any of the banned items including mobile phones/pagers or any valuable/costly items to the venue of the examination, as arrangements for safekeeping cannot be assured. Commission will not be responsible for any loss in this regard.
Recruitment on the results of this examination will be made to the Services/ Posts under the following categories:‐
Category I‐Civil Engineering.
Category II‐Mecahnical Engineering.
Category III‐Electrical Engineering.
Category IV‐Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering.
The number of vacancies to be filled on the results of the examination is expected to be approximately 602 including 32 PH vacancies. The number of vacancies is liable to alteration.
Reservations will be made for candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes, Other Backward Classes and Physically Disabled Category in respect of vacancies as may be fixed by the Government of India.
A candidate who holds substantively a permanent post in the particular Department/Office concerned. This relaxation will not be admissible to a probationer appointed against a permanent post in the Department/Office during the period of his probation. However, this relaxation will be admissible to a probationer so appointed provided he/she already retains a lien on a permanent post in a Department/Office under the control of any of the authorites mentioned in column 1 below.
A candidate who has been continuously in a temporary service on a regular basis in the particular Department/Office for at least 3 years on the 1st January, 2016.
|Column 1||Column 2|
|Ministry of Railways (Railway Board)||I.R.S.E.
I.RS.M.E. I.R.S.E.E. I.R.S.S.E. I.R.S.S.
|Central Public Works Department||C.E.S. Group ‘A’|
|Directorate General Ordnance Factories||I.O.F.S. Group ‘A’|
|Central Electricity Authority||C.P.E. Service Gr ‘B’|
|Ministry of Road Transport and Highways||Central Engineering Service Gr. ‘A’ (Roads)|
|Ministry of Telecommunication and Information Technology, Deptt. of Telecommunication & Deptt. of Posts||AEE of P&T Building Works Gr ‘A’ Service, Engineer in Indian Radio Regulatory Service Gr ‘A’ Indian Telecommunication Service Group ‘A’,
J.T.O. (G.C.S. Gr. ‘B’)
|Directorate General of Supplies and Disposals||I.I.S. Gr ‘A’,
I.S.S. Gr ‘A’
|Central Water Commission||Central Water Engineering Service Gr ‘A’|
|Geological Survey of India||Assistant Executive Engineer Gr ‘A’|
|Min of Science and Technology, Deptt. of Science and Technology||Survey of India Gr ‘A’ Service|
|Border Roads Organisation||BRES Gr. ‘A’|
|Indian Navy||Indian Naval Armament Service|
|Military Engineer Services||Indian Defence Service of Engineers (1DSE) Group ‘A’ AEE(QS&C( in Military Engineer Service (MES) Surveyor Cadre|
Union Public Service Commission UPSC ESE 2016 Notification: UPSC Notification_English_Notice_ESE_2016
Union Public Service Commission UPSC website: http://www.upsc.gov.in