The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has announced the results of the Indian Engineering Services (IES) preliminary examination 2018. The candidates can check at the commission's official website upsc.gov.in, for more information.
The IES preliminary examination was conducted on January 7 at various test centers across the country. "The candidates who are shortlisted are required to appear in the IES (Main) Examination, 2018 to be held on this July 1," the commission said.
"The qualified candidates are further advised to refer to the 'Rules of the Engineering Services Examination, 2018' issued by the Ministry of Railways and the examination notice no.01/2018 dated September 27, 2017, issued by the commission which is also available on its official website", the commission added.
The candidates can get their e-admit cards from the commission’s official website from around three weeks prior the beginning of the IES (Main) Examination, 2018.
Three easy ways to check the UPSC IES PRELIMS RESULT
Step 1. Log on to the official website, upsc.gov.in or just write UPSC in Google and then enter.
Step 2. Click on 'Written Result': Engineering Services (Preliminary) Examination, 2018' in a green colored tab.
Step 3. You will see a PDF file containing the roll numbers of candidates qualified for the main exam. Download by clicking on the link and take the print out of the same.
The marks secured by students and cut-off marks of IES (preliminary) examination, 2018 will be uploaded after the declaration of final result on its official website upsc.gov.in.
The number of vacancies:
There are approximately 588 engineering positions in various departments of the central government.
The candidates who qualify the preliminary round will have to appear for the main exam, of which dates will be released later. The interview round is scheduled for those who will be able to crack the main exam.
ESE main exam: July 1, 2018
For any query, candidates can visit the official website.