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Engineering Services Examination 2012

Introduction: 

Union Public Service Commission invites applications for combined competitive examination for recruitment to the various Services/ Posts.

Exam: 
UPSC
10 Mar 2012
Deadline: 
9 Apr 2012
Exam Date: 
10 Jun 2012
Vacancies: 

There are 560 vacancies including 47 vacancies for Physically Handicapped

Category I: Civil Engineering (Group A Services/Posts)
Indian Railway Service of Engineers
Indian Railway Stores Services
Central Engineering Service
Indian Defence Service of Engineers
Indian Ordance Factories Services
Central Water Engineering Service
Central Engineering Service (Roads)
Border Roads Engineering Service, Assistant Executive Engineer

Category II: Mechanical Engineering (Group A Services/Posts)
Indian Railway Service of Mechanical Engineers
Indian Railway Stores Service
Central Water Engineering
Central Power Engineering Service
Indian Ordnance Factories Service
Indian Naval Armament Service
Assistant Executive Engineer in the corps of EME, Ministry of Defence 
Assistant Naval Stores Officer, Grade- I in Indian Navy
Central Electrical & Mechanical Engineering Service 
Assistant Executive Engineer (Electrical and Mechanical) in Border Roads Engineering Service 
Indian Supply Service
Indian Defence Service of Engineers
Central Engineering Service (Roads)
Category III: Electrical Engineering (Group A Services/Posts)
Indian Railway Service of Electrical Engineers
Indian Railway Stores Service
Central Electrical and Mechanical Engineering Service
Indian Naval Armament Service
Indian Ordnance Factories Service
Central Power Engineering Service
Indian Defence Service of Engineers
Assistant Naval Stores Officer, Grade-I in Indian Navy
Indian Supply Service
Assistant Executive Engineer in the corps of EME, Ministry of Defence.

Category IV:  Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering (Telecommunication/ Electronics Engineering Posts) Group A & B Services/Posts
Indian Railway Service of Signal Engineers
Indian Railway Stores Service
Indian Naval Armament Service
Assistant Executive Engineer in the Corps of E.M.E.,Ministry of Defence 
Central Power Engg. Service, Electronics and Tele Communication Engg. Service 
Engineer in Wireless Planning and Co-ordination Wing/Monitoring Organisation. (M/o Communications & I.T., D/o Telecommunications) 
Assistant Naval Stores Officer Grade- I in Indian Navy Indian Supply Service
Indian Inspection Service 
Indian Telecommunication Service 
Junior Telecom officer, General Central Service Group 'B' Gazetted Non- Ministerial

Eligibility: 

 

Age Limit: 
Minimum 21 years and maximum 30 years on 1st January, 2012 i.e. he/she must have been born between 2nd January, 1982 and 1st January, 1991.
Age Relaxation: upper age limit of 30 years is relaxable upto 35 years in the case of Government Servants of certain categories. See official notification for it

 

Nationality: 
A candidate must be either: 
(a) a citizen of India, or 
(b) a subject of Nepal, or 
(c) a subject of Bhutan, or
(d) a Tibetan refugee who came over to India before the 1st January, 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India, or 
(e) 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), (d) and (e) above shall be a person in whose favour a certificate of eligibility has been issued by the Government of India.

A candidate in whose case a certificate of eligibility is necessary, may be admitted to the examination but the offer of appointment may be given only after the necesary eligibility certificate has been issued by the Government of India.

Selection Procedure: 

Scheme of Exam:

Part I—Written Examination will comprise two sections:
Section I - Objective types questions
Section II of conventional papers.
Both Sections will cover the entire syllabus of the relevant engineering disciplines viz. Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering. The standard and syllabi prescribed for these papers are given in Schedule to the Appendix. The details of the written Examination i.e. subject, duration and maximum marks allotted to each subject are given in para 2 below. 
Part II—Personality test carrying a maximum of 200 marks of such of the candidates who qualify on the basis of the written examination.

Category I: Civil Engineering 

Subject

Duration

Maximum Marks

Section I- Objective Papers

General Ability Test
(Part A: General English)
(Part B: General Studies)

2 hrs.

200

Civil Engineering - Paper I

 2 hrs.

200

Civil Engineering - Paper II

 2 hrs.

200

Section II- Conventional Papers

Civil Engineering Paper I

3hrs.

200

Civil Engineering Paper II

3hrs.

200

Total

 

1000

Category II: Mechanical Engineering

Subject

Duration

Maximum Marks

Section I- Objective Papers

General Ability Test
(Part A: General English)
(Part B: General Studies)

2 hrs.

200

Mechanical Engineering - Paper I

 2 hrs.

200

Mechanical Engineering - Paper II

 2 hrs.

200

Section II- Conventional Papers

Mechanical Engineering Paper I

3hrs.

200

Mechanical Engineering Paper II

3hrs.

200

Total

 

1000

Category III: Electrical Engineering

Subject

Duration

Maximum Marks

Section I- Objective Papers

General Ability Test
(Part A: General English)
(Part B: General Studies)

2 hrs.

200

Electrical Engineering - Paper I

 2 hrs.

200

Electrical Engineering - Paper II

 2 hrs.

200

Section II- Conventional Papers

Electrical Engineering Paper I

3hrs.

200

Electrical Engineering Paper II

3hrs.

200

Total

 

1000

Category IV: Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering

Subject

Duration

Maximum Marks

Section I- Objective Papers

General Ability Test
(Part A: General English)
(Part B: General Studies)

2 hrs.

200

Electronics and Telecommunication  Engineering - Paper I

 2 hrs.

200

Electronics and Telecommunication  Engineering - Paper II

 2 hrs.

200

Section II- Conventional Papers

Electronics and Telecommunication  Engineering Paper I

3hrs.

200

Electronics and Telecommunication  Engineering Paper II

3hrs.

200

Total

 

1000

How To Apply: 

Candidates need to apply online.

Application fees: 

Rs. 100/-
SC/ST/Female/PH candidates are exempted from the fee

Additional Information: 

Syllabus

Mechanical Engineering (For both objective and conventional type papers)

Paper-I
1. Building Materials
2. Solid Mechanics
3. Structural Analysis
4. Design of Steel Structures
5. Design of Concrete and Masonry Structures
6. Construction Practice, Planning and Management

Paper-II 
1. (A) Fluid Mechanics, Open Channel Flow, Pipe Flow       (B) Hydraulic Machines and Hydropower
2. (A) Hydrology (B) Water Resources Engineering
3. Environmental Engineering  (A) Water Supply Engineering  (B) Waste Water Engineering (C) Solid Waste Management (d) Air and Noise Pollution And Ecology
4. (A) Soil Mechanics (B) Foundation Engineering
5. (A) Surveying (B) Transportation Engineering 

Mechanical Engineering (For both objective and conventional type papers)

Paper -I

1. Thermodynamics, Cycles and IC Engines
2. Heat Transfer and Refrigeration and Airconditioning
3. Fluid Mechanics.
4. Fluid Machinery and Steam Generators.
Paper - II
5. Theory of Machines
6. Machine Design
7. Strength of Materials
8. Engineering Materials
9. Production Engineering
10. Industrial Engineering
11. Elements of Computation

Electrical Engineering (For both objective and conventional types papers)

Paper - I

1. EM Theory
2. Electrical Materials
3. Electrical Circuits
4. Measurements and Instrumentation
5. Control Systems

Paper - II
1. Electrical Machines and Power Transformers
2. Power systems
3. Analog and Digital Electronics And Circuits
4. Microprocessors
5. Communication Systems
6. Power Electronics

Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering 
(For both objective and conventional type papers)

Paper - I
1. Materials and Components
2. Physical Electronics, Electron Devices and ICs
3. Signals and Systems
4. Network theory
5. Electromagnetic Theory
6. Electronic Measurements and instrumentation

Paper - II

1. Analog Electronic Circuits
2. Digital Electronic Circuits
3. Control Systems
4. Communication Systems
5. Microwave Engineering 
6. Computer Engineering.

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