How to get AIR 2 without coaching


Hello , This is Ashish Verma working in Indian Railway Service of Engineers selected through  Engineering Services Examination  conducted by UPSC in 2013.Change in pattern of GATE , IES this year  has forced me to share my views on this blog. I feel proud that I got selected in several competitive exams without taking any…

Foundation at National Academy Of Indian Railways(NAIR)


National Academy of Indian Railways is the alma mater of all the officers of Indian Railways.It is situated in a sprawling campus of 55 acres of the Pratap Vilas Palace at Lalbaug, Vadodara. NAIR has adequate hostel,sports and recreational facilities. It provides training to all levels of Indian Railway officers, from probationers to General Managers. Every…

Provision and Methodology for transfer of Service Agreement Bond


Hello Readers, It is the follow up of prvious article in which Ayush Srivastava did a comparative analysis of his working experience at IOCL and subsequestly at railways. In this article he explains provision and methodology for transfer of Service Agreement Bond while switching from a PSU to Indian Railways through ESE. He can be reached…

Life In a Psu-A comparative analysis


Welcome Readers, This following post is the first installment of article written by Ayush Srivastava in which he explains his prior working in IOCL and his subsequent joining in railways. He can be reached at nitbayush75@gmail.com   Hello Folks!!! This is Ayush Srivastava, IRSE Probationer, 2013-exam batch. I find pleasure in introducing myself, briefly as follows:…

Madeeasy Award Ceremony pics 2014


Hello Everyone, In order to encourage IES and GATE aspirants ,i have decided to share some pics of Madeeasy award ceremony 2014 in which IES and GATE toppers of all four streams were felicitated.This Award ceremony took place in April 2014. I am not doing a promotion for them but since i  have studied here…

My Medical Examination


After the deceleration of results, all the selected candidates are asked to appear for medical examination. The medical is conducted by railway board for all the departments. The centres are allocated based on your preference in interview form. I am going to write my experience of medical examination. My medical was scheduled on 24th April…

IES vs PSU vs MNC


I am posting this article just for your information. Some portions of the answer have been taken from internet Q-How is life of an IES officer compared to doing a job in MNC ? What all opportunities can one get? Ans- In MNC , life is boring and mechanical. In IES life is happening and…

After the results


I am writing this post to tell you what happens after you successfully crack Indian Engineering Services. There are different types of success. If you get exactly what you want then it’s called being successful. However if you don’t get desired outcome then you will  you will do feel successful but with a pinch of…

Result


The most anxious time began after the interviews were over. Upsc is so unpredictable that you can’t make any assumptions about the results. However I waited anxiously for the results. Most of the time I used to make wild guess about my rank and marks. We used to predict the date of result abd then…

Interview Day


Finally the day arrived on 20 th January 2014. Before interview I was busy speculating who would be my boar chairman. I tried to collect feedback from my friends who had already given their interview. After much worries and anxieties I landed in Upsc , Dholpur House. Let me tell you that many aspirants of…

Critical Phase


As I have mentioned that, I applied for M.tech in IIT ROORKEE and IITDELHI, therefore in the end of June 2013 I had to make a critical decision.I was pretty confident that I should be selected in written examinations , so I wanted to stay at my home and study for the interview. As you…