Engineering Services is the best career option for the engineering students in India. ESE is conducted every year by UPSC to appoint engineers in four areas i.e. Civil, Mechanical, Electrical and Electronics & Telecommunications. The examination has a two-stage written examination(out of which one is MCQ based) followed by an interview. ESE is considered as one of the best grade examinations in India due to fewer posts and high competition. Due to tough selection procedure, IES officers has huge respect and status and are mandated to manage and execute activities in diverse technical and managerial fields.
These candidates after the final selection are posted in various deptt. Under of GOI such as Railways, Telecom, Border Roads, CPWD, CWC, CPES, NHAI, Naval Armaments, IDSE, MES, Ordnance Factories etc., however, they can move to any cadre, organisation, agency, department, ministry or PSU of the Government of India. All these final selected candidates are designated as class-1 officers.