UPSC Engineering Service Exam for 440 Group A/ B vacancies.

Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has invited applications for recruitment of 440 Group A/ B vacancies by conducting Engineering Services Exam-2017. Candidates Apply Online Application Through Official website www.upsc.gov.in .Eligible candidates may apply online from 28-09-2016 to 26-10-2016 till 18:00 hrs.
Other details like age, educational qualification, selection process & how to apply are given below.


Organization Name

Union Public Service Commission (UPSC)

Employment Category

Central Govt Jobs

Total No. of Vacancies

  • 440

Job Location

All over India

Vacancy details 

♠ Group-A (Civil Engineering)
  • Indian Railway Service of Engineers.
  • Indian Railway Stores Service (Civil Engineering Posts).
  • Central Engineering Service.
  • Indian Ordnance Factories Service AWM/JTS (Civil Engineering Post)
  • Central Engineering Service (Roads), Group-A (Civil Engineering Posts).
  • Central Water Engineering Service Gr ‘A’ (Civil Engineering Posts)
  • Survey of India Group ‘A’ Service.
  • AEE(Civil Engg Posts) in Border Roads Engineering Service Gr ‘A’.
  • AEE(Civil) of P&T Building Works Gr ‘A’ Service.
  • Indian Defence Service of Engineers.
  • AEE(QS&C) in Military Engineer Service(MES) Surveyor Cadre
♣  Group (Mechanical Engineering)
  • Indian Railway Service of Mechanical Engineers.
  • Indian Railway Stores Service (Mechanical Engineering Posts).
  • Indian Ordnance Factories Service AWM/JTS (Mechanical Engineering Posts).
  • Central Electrical and Mechanical Engineering Service (Mechanical Engineering Posts).
  • AEE in Geological Survey of India Gr ‘A’ Engineering Service.
  • Central Water Engineering Service Gr ‘A’ (Mechanical Engineering Posts).
  • AEE (Mech Engineering Posts) in Border Roads Engineering Service Gr ‘A’.
  • Indian Naval Armament Service (Mechanical Engineering Posts).
  • Indian Defence Service of Engineers (Mechanical Engineering Posts).
  • Asstt. Naval Store Officer Grade-I (Mechanical Engineering Posts) in Indian Navy.
♦ Group-A/B (Electrical Engineering)
  • Indian Railway Service of Electrical Engineers.
  • Indian Railway Stores Service (Electrical Engineering Posts).
  • Central Electrical and Mechanical Engineering Service (Electrical Engineering Posts).
  • Indian Ordnance Factories Service AWM/JTS (Electrical Engineering Posts).
  • Indian Naval Armament Service (Electrical Engineering Posts).
  • Indian Defence Service of Engineers.
  • Asstt. Naval Store Officer Grade-I(Electrical Engg. Posts) in Indian Navy.
  • AEE Gr ‘A’ (Electrical Engg. Posts) in Corps of EME, Min of Defence.
  • Central Power Engineering Service Gr ‘B’ (Electrical Engineering Posts).
♠ Group (Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering)
  • Indian Railway Service of Signal Engineers.
  • Indian Railway Stores Service (Telecommunication/Electronics Engineering Posts).
  • Indian Inspection Service (Asst. Dir. Grade-I).
  • Indian Radio Regulatory Service Gr ‘A’
  • Indian Ordnance Factories Service AWM/JTS (Electronics and Telecom Engineering Posts).
  • Indian Naval Armament Service (Electronics and Telecom Engineering Posts).
  • Asstt. Naval Store Officer Grade-I(Electronics and Telecom Engg. Posts) in Indian Navy.

Educational Qualification

Candidates who have completed Bachelor Degree in Engineering from a recognized Govt. Institute/ University/ Board are Eligible to apply UPSC Engineering Service Exam 2017.

Age Limit(As on 01.01.2017)

Candidates age should be 21 to 35 years as on 01-01-2017 (born not earlier than 2nd January, 1987 and not later than 1st January, 1996). The Upper age limit is relaxed by 5 years for SC/ST; 3 years for OBC, 10 Years for Persons with Disabilities (15 years for SC/ST PWD’s & 13 years for OBC PWD’s) and for Ex-S as per Govt. of India rules. Candidates Relaxation in Upper Age limit will be provided as per Govt. Rules


Selection Process

Candidates will be selected based on...
  • written examination
  • Personality Test
  • Medical Examination.

Application Fee

Candidates have to pay Rs.200/- in any branch of the SBI by cash or by using net banking facility of the SBI or by using visa/ master credit/ debit card. No fee for SC/ ST/ PH/ Female candidates

Pay Scale

Rs. 16,400 – 49,870/- per month 

How to Apply

Eligible candidates may apply online through the website www.upsconline.nic.in from 28-09-2016 to 26-10-2016 till 18:00 hrs.

Steps To  apply Online 


  1. Visit official website www.upsc.gov.in
  2. Click on career Page
  3. Click on UPSC Engineering services Examination Recruitment 2016
  4. Then Click on “Apply online” Click on “New Registration”
  5. Fill required details
  6. Submit the application & Make Payments
  7. Take a print out of UPSC Recruitment 2016 online application form


Important Dates To Remember

Starting Date for Submission of Online Application: 28.09.2016
Last date for Submission of Online Application: 26.10.2016
Last Date for Payment of Fee by Cash Mode :25-10-2016 at 23:59 Hrs
Date of Written Examination: 08-01-2017