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Eligibility for Indian Engineering Services Examination

The eligibility conditions for appearing in the Indian Engineering Services Examination are mentioned here under:

Candidates must be an Indian Nationals.


Minimum age of the candidates must be 21 to 30 years on 1st January 2019 of the year of Examination.

However, certain categories of persons including departmental candidates as specified in the Commission's Notice as published in the national news papers such as Employment News etc. are eligible for age relaxation.


  • A degree in Engineering from a recognized university or equivalent. MSc degree or its equivalent with Wireless Communications, Electronics, Radio Physics or Radio Engineering as special subjects also acceptable for certain Services/posts only.

  • Candidates appearing at their engineering degree or equivalent examination are also eligible to compete. Candidates qualifying on the result of the written part of the Examination will be required to submit the proof of passing the requisite examination along with their detailed application form to be filled up at that stage.

Exam Pattern For Engineering Services Examination