ESE 2017 Examination was conducted on 8th Jan 2017 at various centers across the country. It was reported by 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. As we all know ESE syllabus and pattern of the examination are changed by UPSC recently. 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.
Cut-Off Marks for GS and Civil Paper 1 was expected to be around 195-220 out of 500 (200 + 300)
You can download ESE Civil 2017 GS Paper from below links, an answer key is also provided in pdf form.
ESE / IES 2017 GS Paper 1 With Answer Key
Note: In all set ( i.e. Set A, B, C and D ) only sequence of questions are changed rest all are same.