OBC Creamy Layer Criteria


        It is observed in many cases that people are not aware of all the criteria related to the OBC Creamy layer categorization. Many times candidates apply to competitive examinations with the OBC non-Creamy layer category but at the time of document verification, they have to face problems and in some cases…

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…

भारत दर्शन : मनाली यात्रा


29 अप्रैल, 2016 दिन शुक्रवार  सुबह 05:30, टिक-टिक, टिक-टिक अचानक आँख खुली और इतनी तेज गति से अलार्म को बंद करने के लिए उठा जैसे अगले ही पल में ज्वालामुखी फट जायेगा। अचानक याद आया कि आज तो रोज की भाँति शारीरिक प्रशिक्षण (पीटी) के लिए नहीं जाना है, अनायास ही मन इतना प्रसन्न हुआ जैसे…

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…

Comparison of GATE and ESE syllabus for Civil Engineering


SUBJECT                                    GATE UPSC ESE   Engineering Mathematics Linear Algebra: Matrix algebra; Systems of linear equations; Eigen values and Eigen vectors. Calculus: Functions of single variable; Limit, continuity and differentiability; Mean value theorems, local maxima and minima, Taylor and…

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…

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…

Proper Channel for PSU to UPSC


About Author  Author has worked with NHPC Ltd.(Central PSU) for more than 3 years and while working cleared UPSC ESE three times consecutively in 2012, 2013 and 2014. Author has received awards from the Chief Minister of UP twice for securing Merit Positions in High-School and Intermediate Examinations of UP Board and also honored by…

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….

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…