UPSC Combined Engg Services Exam (ESE) Selection Process
UPSC ESE Exam Selection Process: Union Public Service Commission Engineering Service Examination (ESE) will be done in two stages, Stage (i) for Written Examination, and Stage (ii) for Interview/ Personality Test.
I. Written Examination: The UPSC ESE Written Examination will comprise two sections as given below:
Section I: Will Consist only objective types of questions and
Section II: Will be a conventional papers.
- There will be penalty (Negative Marking) for wrong answers marked by a candidate in the objective type questions.
- Candidates will be qualified for interview or personality test on the results of the written part of the examination.
- The Commission have discretion to fix minimum qualifying marks in any or all the papers of the examination.
The Objective Type papers as contained in Section-I of the Plan of the Examination will be evaluated first and evaluation of the Conventional Type Papers contained in Section-II of the Plan of Examination will be done only of those candidates who obtain the minimum qualifying marks in Objective Types Papers, as fixed by the Commission
II. Interview/ Personality Test: Stage II will be a Personality test carrying a maximum of 200 marks of such of the candidates who qualify on the basis of the written examination conducted by Union Public Service Commission.