ESE Civil 2017 (Prelims) examination was conducted on 8th Jan 2017 at various centers across the country as per newly introduced syllabus and exam pattern. “Engineering Services Examination” is conducted by UPSC (Union Public Service Commission) every year for the selection of engineering graduated from core engineering field.
We all know from time to time UPSC use to change examination schemes/pattern to give the competition a new edge. Here are all the changes, recommended that are approved by government bodies regarding the structural change in Engineering Services Examination ESE 2017 and onward examination.
As per new pattern, the examination will be conducted in three stages. Every year UPSC conducts ESE examination under Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering discipline.
It was reported by many students that the number of students appeared for the examination on 8th was less than usual. In a class of 40-50 strength only 10-15 students were there. ESE 2017 was the first examination with the new pattern and syllabus. And this may be the reason for less student appeared for the examination.
ESE Civil Prelims paper has a total of 150 question carrying 300 marks in total. For your reference, we are providing ESE Civil Prelims Paper (Set- A) with answer key. Do leave a comment if you like.