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IES

CSC

CLASSROOM STUDY COURSE (CSC)

Comprehensive teaching of
1000 hours

Covers all technical subjects (objective + conventional)

Compact & Effective study material

Regular tests and mock
interviews

Personal Mentorship by
faculty

Includes General Studies and Engineering Aptitude

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PSC

Postal Study Course (PSC)

Compact & Effective
study material

Subject wise presentation of
theory

Includes both Technical & Non-Technical subjects as per the latest pattern of IES – 2017

Tutorials include good quality questions &
previous year questions of IES

Fully solved detailed tutorials
and student tasks

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TS

ESE Test Series (TS)

Real time exam experience
of IES

Subject wise and full
length tests

Objective & Conventional
mock tests

Tutorials include good quality questions &
previous year questions of IES

Detailed solutions

Time management

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GS

GENERAL STUDIES BATCH (GS)

150 hour comprehensive
program

As per latest pattern of
ESE-2017

Includes Geography, History, Life sciences, Polity & Current Affairs

Engineering Mathematics & General Aptitude (new in ESE 2017)

Comprehensive study material

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Conventional Practice Program

Conventional Questions Practice Program (CQPP)

150 hour practice program

Subject wise practice

Mock tests on exact ESE pattern

Expert mentorship

Covers all key concepts & formulae

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IGP

Interview Guidance Program (IGP)

15 day exhaustive
program

Personality Development
lectures

Mock Interviews by highly experienced panel

Includes brushing up Technical and GK & current affairs

Resume preparation and body language

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Who is IES officer?

  • IES stands for Indian Engineering Services (IES) officer, which is one of the most sought after careers for the engineering graduates in India.
  • IES officers are designated as CLASS I officers who are selected by the Government of India and carry high respect and stature in society because of its difficult selection procedure.
  • A major segment of the public sector economy, which constitutes of Indian Railways, Military Engineering, Power, Telecommunications, Central Water Engineering, Defense Service of Engineers, Central Engineering Service etc.
  • Further detailing of work performed by IES officers depends upon their engineering branch and the cadre in which they are recruited in.
  • All appointments of the IES officers are made by the President of India.

What is ESE?

  • ESE stands for Engineering Services Examination (ESE) conducted by Union Public Service Commission (UPSC).
  • ESE is a combined competitive examination conducted for the recruitment of IES officers.
  • It is conducted for the following engineering disciplines:-
  • Civil Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering
  • Till 2016, ESE is a two stage examination in which a 3 day written examination is followed by an interview for the personality test.
  • From 2017 onwards, UPSC has changed the structure of the examination and converted it into a 3 stage process having Preliminary, Mains and Interview stages.

Eligibility of ESE (IES) 2016

Nationality
A candidate must be either:

  • A citizen of India or
  • A subject of Nepal or A subject of Bhutan or
  • A Tibetan refugee who came over to India before 1st January, 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India, or
  • A person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka or East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire and Ethiopia or from Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.

 

Provided that a candidate belonging to categories (b), (c) and (d) above shall be a person in whose favor a certificate of eligibility has been issued by the Government of India.

 

Age Limits

    • A candidate for this examination must have attained the age of 21 years and must not have attained the age of 30 years on the 1st January, of the current year.
    • The upper age-limit of 30 years will be relaxable upto 35 years in case of Government servants of the following categories, if they are employed in a Department/Office under the control of any of the authorities mentioned in column 1 below and apply for admission to the examination for all or any of the Service(s)/Posts mentioned in column 2, for which they are otherwise eligible.
    • The upper age-limit prescribed above will be further relaxable:
  • Upto a maximum of five years if a candidate belongs to a scheduled caste or a scheduled tribe.
  • Upto a maximum of three years if a candidate belongs to OBC category.
  • Upto a maximum of five years if a candidate had originally been domiciled in the state of Jammu & Kashmir during the period from 1st January, 1980 to the 31st day of December, 1989.
  • Upto a maximum of three years in the case of defense service personnel disabled in operations during hostilities with any foreign country or in a disturbed area, and released as a consequence thereof;
  • Upto a maximum of five years in the case of ex-servicemen including Commissioned Officers and ECOs/SSCOs who have rendered at least five years Military Service as on 1st August, and have been released (i) on completion of assignment (including those whose assignment is due to be completed within one year from 1st August, ) otherwise than by way of dismissal or discharge on account of misconduct or inefficiency, or (ii) on account of physical disability attributable to Military Service or (iii) on invalidment;
  • Upto a maximum of five years in the case of ECOs/SSCOs who have completed an initial period of assignment of five years of Military Services as on 1st August, and whose assignment has been extended beyond five years and in whose case the Ministry of Defense issues a certificate that they can apply for civil employment and they will be released on three months’ notice on selection from the date of receipt of offer of appointment
  • Upto a maximum of 10 years in the case of blind, deaf-mute and orthopedically handicapped persons.

 

Minimum Educational Qualification:
A candidate should have:

  • Obtained a degree in Engineering from a university incorporated by an act of the central or state legislature in India or other educational institutions established by an act of Parliament or declared to be deemed as universities under section-3 of the university grants commission act, 1956; or
  • Passed Section A and B of the Institution Examinations of the Institution of Engineers (India); or
  • Obtained a degree/diploma in Engineering from such foreign University/College/Institution and under such conditions as may be recognized by the Government for the purpose from time to time, or
  • Passed Graduate Membership Examination of the Institute of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers (India); or
  • Passed Associate Membership Examination Parts II and III/Sections A and B of the Aeronautical Society of India; or
  • Passed Graduate Membership Examination of the Institution of Electronics and Radio Engineers, London held after November, 1959.

Provided that a candidate for the post of Indian Naval Armament Service (Electronics Engineering Posts and Engineer Group ‘A’ in Wireless Planning and Coordination Wing/Monitoring Organization) may possess any of the above qualifications or the qualification mentioned below namely: M.Sc. degree or its equivalent with Wireless Communication, Electronics, Radio Physics or Radio Engineering as a special subject.

IES (ESE) 2016 Pattern

Subject Duration Marks
General Ability Test
(Part A: General English)
(Part B: General Studies)
2 hours 200
Objective Paper I 2 hours 200
Objective Paper II 2 hours 200
Conventional Paper I 3 hours 200
Conventional Paper II 3 hours 200
Personality Test 200
TOTAL MARKS 1200

IES (ESE) 2016 Syllabus

GENERAL ABILITY TEST (Common for all Streams EC, ME, EE, CE)

Part A : General English: The question paper in General English will be designed to test the candidate’s understanding of English and workmanlike use of words.

Part B : General Studies: The paper in General Studies will include knowledge of current events and of such matters as of everyday observation and experience in their scientific aspects as may be expected of an educated person. The paper will also include questions on History of India and Geography of a nature which candidates should be able to answer without special study.

SUBJECT SPECIFIC TESTS (Click to download)

Civil Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering

IES (ESE) 2016 Tentative Vacancies

Tentative Vacancies

Departments allotted through ESE

Departments allotted through ESE

IES (ESE) 2017 New Pattern & Syllabus

IES (ESE) 2017 New Pattern & Syllabus

CIZ Analysis : IES (ESE) 2017

CIZ Analysis : IES (ESE) 2017

IES (ESE) 2015 Cutoff Marks

IES (ESE) 2015 Cutoff Marks

CIZ Success Stories IES (ESE) 2015

“I feel really great to be a part of CIZ. It’s not just an institute, it’s a place where I could learn more than just knowledge of subjects. The faculty at CIZ is so helpful and start from the very basic level. It helped me to pin point my weak areas in Civil Engineering. With the help of CIZ’s booklets and mock test series, i came to know my level of understanding, which really was helpful in IES exam.My overall experience was incredible. I am highlyindebted and thankful to CIZto help me attain my lifelong dream of becoming an IES officer.”
——– Kashish Kukreja, AIR 30 in IES 2015
“During the course of my preparation for IES, the study material provided by CIZ helped me to a very large extent. The format of questions which they made me practice was really similar to the question format that came in IES 2015. Moreover CIZ mock test series proved to be really helpful. It was designed in such a way that each and every concept was cleared. I am short of words in praising CIZ’s efforts and contribution towards my success.”
——– Anand Sooryavanshi, AIR 39 in IES 2015
“I was fortunate enough to join CIZ to accomplish my target of becoming an IES officer. CIZ test series was really helpful. It turned out to be a good practice for the IES exam in terms of difficulty and overall coverage of topics. It helped me to gauge my level of preparation and to fine tune it. I am really indebted to CIZ for my success in IES 2015.”
——– Meet Nathani, AIR 40 in IES 2015

ESE Previous Year Papers

QUESTION PAPERS FOR THE YEAR 2013
Engineering Services Exam, 2013

General
Ability Test

Objective
Papers

Civil Engineering Paper I Civil Engineering Paper II
Mechanical Engineering Paper I Mechanical Engineering Paper II
Electrical Engineering Paper I Electrical Engineering Paper II
E & T Engineering Paper I E & T Engineering Paper II

Conventional Papers

Civil Engineering Paper I Civil Engineering Paper II
Mechanical Engineering Paper I Mechanical Engineering Paper II
Electrical Engineering Paper I Electrical Engineering Paper II
E & T Engineering Paper I E & T Engineering Paper II
QUESTION PAPERS FOR THE YEAR 2014
ENGINEERING SERVICES EXAMINATION, 2014

General Ability Test

Objective Papers

Civil Engineering Paper – I Civil Engineering Paper – II
Mechanical Engineering Paper – I Mechanical Engineering Paper – II
Electrical Engineering Paper – I Electrical Engineering Paper – II
E & T Engineering Paper – I E & T Engineering Paper – II

Conventional Papers

Civil Engineering Paper – I Civil Engineering Paper – II
Mechanical Engineering Paper – I Mechanical Engineering Paper – II
Electrical Engineering Paper – I Electrical Engineering Paper – II
E & T Engineering Paper – I E & T Engineering Paper – II
QUESTION PAPERS FOR THE YEAR 2015
ENGINEERING SERVICES EXAMINATION, 2015

General Ability Test

Objective Papers

Civil Engineering Paper – I Civil Engineering Paper – II
Mechanical Engineering Paper – I Mechanical Engineering Paper – II
Electrical Engineering Paper – I Electrical Engineering Paper – II
E & T Engineering Paper – I E & T Engineering Paper – II

Conventional Papers

Civil Engineering Paper – I Civil Engineering Paper – II
Mechanical Engineering Paper – I Mechanical Engineering Paper – II
Electrical Engineering Paper – I Electrical Engineering Paper – II
E & T Engineering Paper – I E & T Engineering Paper – II

ESE Reference Books

ESE Reference Books

Student Testimonials

  • “CIZ is the best place to gain knowledge. I personally get motivated by Akshaye Raj Sir..he is my mentor..I am very thankful to this institute to get success in life..further best thing is quality education is there…thank you!”

    SATNAM SINGH, Selected as JE in PSPCL
  • “CIZ is the best institute for civil engineering. Excellent faculty, well compiled study material, test series and well planned preparation approach….i give whole credit of my success to CIZ…..thanks for your kind support and guidance.”

    ANKUSH CHAUDHARY, selected as SDE in LGP, Punjab.
  • “I joined CIZ in August 2015 and since then my experience at CIZ has been amazing. The atmosphere at the institute is motivational. I would like to thank Akshaye Sir, my mentor for my success in both PSPCL and Local Govt. exams. It was his commitment, dedication and constant motivation which helped me to clear this exam. Thank you Sir.”

    DILPREET SINGH, selected as JE in PSPCL & LGP, Punjab.
  • “CIZ is the best place to gain knowledge about SDE/JE level exam. The faculty is highly inspiring and supportive. Study material provided helped me a lot. The whole credit goes to Akshaye sir whose teaching and inspiration helped me to clear the Govt. Exam.”

    AMRINDER RANA, Selected as JE in MC, Punjab
  • “I owe my success to COMPETE INDIA ZONE. Their pedagogy strengthened all my concepts and everything became crystal clear. No question felt daunting anymore. All those topics that seemed difficult at first became easy and interesting. The test series further polished my knowledge and continuously helped me to keep track of my progress.Apart from teaching, the motivation received from the faculty was impeccable. A huge credit for my selection goes to COMPETE INDIA ZONE.”

    PRACHI CHAUDHARY, Selected in IIT Bombay
  • “For any GATE aspirant, tests are the true benchmark of performance, and they provide an accurate picture of one’s preparation. Given their importance, it is vital that a student selects the best possible test series that gives an actual feel of the exam. CIZ test series was complete in all these aspects, with the tests being very similar to actual GATE, and coupled with in-depth analysis, these tests ensured that I could keep a constant check of my performance in all areas. Undoubtedly CIZ is the best GATE coaching institute in Chandigarh.”

    HARPREET KAUR, Selected in IIT Roorkee and SDE, PSPCL.
  • “The faculty and mentors at CIZ are highly qualified and well experienced. Their personal attention helped me extract the best out of me. The study material too is quite comprehensive and sufficient for preparing for various competitions. They were well constructed and really helped me in brushing up my fundamentals. Really CIZ is providing the best SDE Coaching in Chandigarh.”

    CHETAN KHANNA, Rank 8 in SDE, LGP, Punjab.
  • “The Classroom Study Course for GATE at CIZ is well – planned and upto the mark. The classroom teaching helped me a lot in improving my GATE score. Compete India Digests provided gave an overview to all areas and the important areas that need to be concentrated. Thanking all the faculty members (esp. Akshaye Sir) and staff at CIZ for their help and guidance.”

    AKASHDEEP RANDHAWA, Selected in IISc Bangalore & SDE, PSPCL.
  • “I was fortunate enough to join CIZ to accomplish my target of becoming an IES officer. CIZ test series was really helpful. It turned out to be a good practice for the IES exam in terms of difficulty and overall coverage of topics. It helped me to gauge my level of preparation and to fine tune it. I am really indebted to CIZ for my success in IES 2015.”

    MEET NATHANI, AIR 40 in IES 2015
  • “During the course of my preparation for IES, the study material provided by CIZ helped me to a very large extent. The format of questions which they made me practice was really similar to the question format that came in IES 2015. Moreover CIZ mock test series proved to be really helpful. It was designed in such a way that each and every concept was cleared. I am short of words in praising CIZ’s efforts and contribution towards my success.”

    ANAND SOORYAVANSHI, AIR 39 in IES 2015
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