Books Coverage for ESE (E&C)


Dear friends I wish to share with you coverage of standard textbooks which I referred during my semesters and ESE preparation. I’ve written this keeping in mind that people generally don’t want to spend time on books seeing less benefit to cost ratio. In most of the blogs only book names are referred. But I…

Problems of Working in Railways


Hello Everyone, I found a letter where an IRSE officer describes the deteriorating condition of working in railways. My intention has been to put everything available with me on the table.  This article is all about the problems faced by young officers of railways in the filed. This not the whole picture, it primarily represents…

Calling on The President of India


One of the exciting things which take place at the end of probation is ‘Visit to the President of India’. It is officially called as ‘Calling on the President of India”. All the Group A services officers are appointed by the President and work under his pleasure. Although , President has delegated this responsibilities to…

Leave for IAS preparation in Railways


Recently,Ministry of Railways issued a letter to all the Centralised Training Insititutes about giving one year extraordinary leave for preparation of CSE/ESE. I am posting that letter below. The letter is self explanatory however main points are as below. At the time of joining your service, you will be given two option. First option is…

Tips from ESE Electrical Topper(AIR 6)


This post is written by Anas Feroz, ESE 2015 AIR 6 from Electrical Engineering. He can be reached at anas.feroz.eee10@iitbhu.ac.in   I got selected in BARC, PGCIL, HPCL, IOCL , NTPC, DMRC and ONGC , thanks for the reason that i did’nt gave up on my ESE preparation. Most of the interview questions were from the conventional…

Change in pattern and syllabus of ESE 2017


UPSC has announced the new pattern of Engineering Services Examination which is to be effective from 2017 ownwards. Those appearing for 2016 need not worry, their syllabus and pattern remains the same. This change was  expected quite for some time as there were unofficial rumors in the market of coaching. Now that new format is out in…

My IES Journey by NISHEK JAIN


Hello Everyone It is my constant endeavor to develop this blog as platform for all IES aspirants. I want to include as many diverse experiences of people as i can. In this article Nishek Jain shares his journey if becoming IES through mechanical engineering. I hope this article helps you in your preparation and overall guidance….

One Year at Indian Railways


Recently, IRSE 2013 batch completed one year of service in Indian Railways. One year in any organization is not long enough to understand the intricate details of the system. Not many among us can say that we now know everything about Railways,at best we have only got the opportunity to look through the widow into…

Working for Railaways in Naxal Zone


Probationers in Indian Railway get unique opportunity to traverse length and breath of this country. I think no other service gives this much exposure in travelling as the Indian Railways. In other services, probationers are taken on ‘Bharat Dharshan’ but we are literally on Bharat Dharshan at any given moment of time. I have recently…

Step by Step guide to IES interview


Now that the result of written exam has been declared, most of you must be wondering about steps required to be taken till completion of interview stage. In this article, I will try to address your concerns as much as I can. So , this will be a step by step guide for personality test…

IES 2015 Interview Guidance


Greetings Everyone, As you might have known by now that, IES 2015 written result has been declared. Congratulations to those who made it to the interview. Now the battle is really intense. You may have won the war but a slight injury in this battle can bring down your glory of victory. A slight mishap…

About Workload and Responsibility


Hello Everyone, In this article we will talk about workload of IES officers in Indian Railways and responsibilities on their shoulders. I am quite young to this organization but still I will try my best to project an honest picture of inside working. Govt jobs in India are one of most secure jobs in the…