IES in Indian Railways: An Electrical Engineer’s experience


Hello Readers, In this article i present to you the experience of working in Indian Railways of an IES officer from electrical engineering. We met at foundation course about which i have already detailed here. At NAIR, i requested him to write an article for IES aspirants from electrical engineering, which would give them insights…

A look at GS paper Of ESE 2015


In this article we will look at General Studies portion of IES General Ability Paper. This section contains 60 questions which are of multiple choice types. First of all we will analyze the paper from the point of view of diversity of questions and their difficulty of question. We will also look at the difficulty…

How to prepare GS for IES


Hi All,            In this section I am going to talk about the most dynamic subject of IES syllabus and which is the toughest to decode as well. This has given pain to almost every aspirant because of its seemingly ‘never-ending syllabus’ which is also seen by many covering ‘everything under the Sun’. I also…

How to Prepare English for IES


Hi all, First of all sorry for such delay in coming up with this article. The delay was due to some unavoidable circumstances. Now coming back to the preparation, The D-Day is coming. And I hope your preparation is going good. In this article I will try to help you with English for GAT paper…

A visit to The President of India


On Sunday morning, phone rang up with good news. Our special coach from pune to delhi had been confirmed. Everyone had a sigh of relief especially the family guys having their spouse travelling with them. It was around 4 am and we found ourselves half waking-half dreaming on the platform waiting for the arrival of…

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…

Brief Particulars about INDIAN NAVAL ARMAMENT SERVICE


Probation:-Candidate selected for appointment to the service will be appointed as probationers for a period of two years which period may be extended at the discretion  of competent  authority.  Failure  to complete the probation to the satisfaction of the competent authority will render them liable to discharge from service. Termination:-The appointment can be terminated at any…

How to prepare for IES with Mechanical Engineering


About me and this little effort – Hi all, I am Deepak Jhalani and I secured AIR 16 in ESE 2014. I completed my B.Tech from MNIT Jaipur in 2012. And then I worked for one year before starting preparation for this exam in July 2013. My friend Amit Singh asked me to write an…

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:…

Brief Particulars related to Central Engineering Services


This post is about following services:- CENTRAL   ENGINEERING   SERVICE  GROUP “A”  CENTRAL  ELECTRICAL  ENGINEERING SERVICE GROUP “A” MECHANICAL ENGINEERING  SERVICE  GROUP  “A” (a) PROBATION-The selected candidates will be appointed on probation for two years. They would be required to pass the prescribed departmental examination during the period of probation. On satisfactory completion of their probation…

Northeast Frontier Railway- A challenge and an Opportunity


9 IRSE probationers were asked to go NFR for construction training. I was one of them.As the duration of training nears completion, its time to look back. Most of us are concerned about our place of posting after joining the services.Since engineering services is a central service,you have an all-India liability to work in any…