IES 2018 Application Form will be available online from September 2017. Candidates who have completed their engineering can apply for IES 2018. The application process is considered to be complete only when candidates have paid the application fee after filling the application form.
IES (Indian Engineering Service) entrance examination is conducted every year by UPSC (Union Public Service Commission). IES is alternatively known as ESE (Engineering Service Examination). Through this entrance examination, engineers are recruited in various government services or sectors of roadways, railways, energy, defence and telecommunication.
Candidates interested in appearing for IES 2018 must know all the important dates of the entrance examination so that they can apply for it on time. The important application dates for IES 2018 are listed in the table below:
|Notification and availability of application form||September 2017|
|Last date for submitting the application form||October 2017|
|Availability of admit card||December 2017|
|Date of examination||January 2018|
This is the tentative schedule for IES 2018. The official dates will be released by the Union Public Service Commission soon. Therefore, candidates are advised to keep checking the official website, www.upsconline.nic.in to stay updated on all news and notifications related to IES 2018.
Candidates must check if they fulfill all the eligibility conditions before applying for IES 2018. Candidates who do not possess the eligibility qualification should not fill IES 2018 application form as the form will be cancelled by the conducting authority. The eligibility criteria for IES entrance examination are listed below:
Candidates can appear in IES 2018 if they are one of the following:
Candidates need to satisfy all the eligibility conditions for appearing in IES 2018 examination. Applicants are advised to check if they are eligible for appearing in the entrance examination before they proceed to fill the application form.
Candidates need to follow a few steps for filling IES 2018 application form. Candidates must carefully fill all the details in the application form in order to prevent cancellation of their forms. Incomplete forms or application forms with inaccurate details will be cancelled by the conducting authority.
The steps to fill IES 2018 application form are as follows:
Step 1: Registration
Step 2: Form Filling and Uploading of Images
Step 3: Payment
If candidates follow all these steps, they will be able to successfully fill IES 2018 application form.
Applicants should fill all the details that are asked in IES 2018 application form because the conducting authority will not entertain any incomplete application form. There are many sections in the application form which are listed below:
Candidates can correct IES 2018 application form before submitting the form and paying the application fee. Once the form is submitted on the official website, it can neither be withdrawn nor corrected. Therefore, candidates are advised to verify all the details that they have entered in the application form before they submit it. They should carefully navigate through all the sections in the application form and see if all the details entered are accurate. They should make the correction if they find any detail that is incorrect or incomplete in the application form.
Question: When and where will IES 2018 application form be available?
Answer: The application form will be available on the official website of UPSC from September, 2017.
Question: There was a small mistake while filling the application form. Can I rectify it now?
Answer: No. You cannot make any correction in the application form after submitting it.
Question: The size of the photograph that I have is larger than what is specified for filling the application form. What should I do now?
Answer: You need to compress the photograph. The size of the photograph should not be more than 40KB. After compressing it to the desired size, you can upload it.
Question: What is the application fee for IES 2018?
Answer: The application fee is 200 INR. Females and candidates under reserved categories do not have to pay the application fee.
Question: Can I pay the application fee through offline mode?
Answer: Yes. If you decide to pay the application fee through offline mode, you can deposit the amount of 200 INR by cash in any branch of SBI.
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.