UPSC IES Previous Year Question Papers for 2018 Exam Download PDF

UPSC IES Previous Papers 2018: Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) is wishing to grant employment opportunities for Engineering Graduates in the stream of Civil/ Mechanical/ Electrical/ Electronics. For designating deserving personnel in various Government services, UPSC thought it better to conduct a common exam termed as Indian Engineering Service (IES) Exam 2018. Many of the Engineering Degree holders had registered and intending to utilize this job opportunity in efficient way. So they are seeking for exam materials including previous years question papers, syllabus, relevant books etc. We provide here a part of this material i.e. UPSC IES Previous Papers 2018. Not only that, if you go through this page further, details such as exam pattern, type of questions etc are clearly explained.

UPSC IES Previous Papers 2018 – Highlights
Exam Name UPSC IES Exam 2018 Exam Type Objective & Descriptive
Material Previous Question Paper PDF Total Marks 1000
Authority UPSC Official Site

UPSC IES Previous Papers 2018

Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) is India’s Central recruiting agency, responsible for appointments in all Indian services. The agency’s charter is granted by Part XIV of the Constitution of India. UPSC at its regular schedule conducts various all over India recruitment exams. Indian Engineering Service (IES) is one among that. It includes two stages with preliminary exam and main examination.

For both the exams, UPSC IES Previous Papers 2018 is attached as PDF files in the commission’s website. For your convenience we attached that old question papers herein, with additional details of the exam.

May be, it’s the first time you are going to write this IES exam 2018. He or She cannot have the idea about the exam, you don’t worry about that. while your refer the previous year question papers, the details about exam, timing, frequently asked questions, type of questions etc, will be fixed in your mind. And you get the hope to attend this upcoming exam.

UPSC IES Question Pattern

Questions will be there in both objective and essay type. The objective type exam will be conducted in OMR Pattern. And each type of exams (Objective & Conventional) will be organized for duration of 6 hours. Answers must be written in English only.

Question Type Subjects Maximum marks
Objective Type General Ability Test (English & General Studies) 200
Civil/ Mechanical/ Electrical/ Electrical & Telecommunication Engineering (Paper-I) 200
Civil/ Mechanical/ Electrical/ Electrical & Telecommunication Engineering (Paper-I) 200
Conventional Type Civil/ Mechanical/ Electrical/ Electrical & Telecommunication Engineering (Paper-I) 200
Civil/ Mechanical/ Electrical/ Electrical & Telecommunication Engineering (Paper-I) 200
Total 1000 marks

In objective type exam, 0.33 marks will be reduced for each incorrect response. And mark will be reduced for conventional type exam, in case of illegible handwriting and wrong answers.

UPSC Previous Papers & Syllabus

In common, General English and General Studies (objective questions) section must be seen in all question papers. So, candidates should be aware in English Grammar, Current Events, Science, History, Geography etc.

Paper-I and paper–II will be of objective as well as descriptive type. Here, all the questions will be from one subject based on your choice.

  • Candidates shall get the model question papers in the official website of UPSC by log in into “”.
  • Click on “Active Examinations” under “Examination”
  • Click on “Engineering Services (Prelims/ Mains)”
  • In question Paper section, choose your subject and click on concerned PDF files.
  • Question papers will be immediately downloaded on the screen.

To help all the candidates from this difficult way, we simply attach PDF links of question papers for all the subjects hereunder.

IES Prelims Exam Question Papers

IES Main Exam Question Papers

UPSC IES Exam 2018

In various departments of Railways, central public works, ordnance factories, central electricity authority, road transport & highways, geological survey, Indian navy, military engineering service etc, suitable Engineers will be chosen via Indian Engineering Service (IES) Exam and appointment will be given. These postings are available in Grade-B and Grade-A services of posts such as Engineer, Assistant Executive Engineer, Assistant Naval Store Officer etc. It’s the right opportunity for Engineers to get enrolled in highly reputed Central Government positions.

  • Academic Qualification – Engineering Degree
  • Age Limit – 21 to 30 years
Reference Links
Download Model Question Paper PDF

Important Dates

UPSC IES Exam 2018 – Dates
Issue of notification for preliminary exam 27 September 2017
Date of Preliminary exam 07 January 2018
Date of Notification for Mains Feb 2018
Date of Main exam 01 July 2018

Note: For the convenience of candidates seeking for UPSC IES Model Question Paper 2018 we linked the documents here.

Updated: 2017-10-11 — 10:17 am

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