UPSC IES Result 2017 Declared!!Check Result & Cut off Marks at for Main Exam

Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) had conducted one Engineering Service Examination in May month 2017. It was a one to three days exam that was conducted in about 42 centres across country. According to the UPSC Calendar, on response of a notice published on 27th February 2017 this test was executed. Applied Engineering/ Technology graduates or Diploma holders in Civil/ Mechanical/ Electrical and Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering subjects are allowed to write this examination. Now the results of this IES examination have been announced by Commission. So contestants can make use of the below given instructions to see UPSC IES Result 2017 successfully.

UPSC IES Result 2017 – Highlights
Authority Union Public Service Commission (UPSC)
Exam Name Indian Engineering Services Exam (IES) – 2017
Category Exam Result (Main Exam)
Exam Date May 2017
Result Date 13-09-2017
Status Available

UPSC IES Result 2017

UPSC is the government established agency for doing appointments in different public service posts across India. Now also for occupying some of the upto-date existing (2016-17th years) Indian Railway, Central Engineering, Indian Ordnance Factories, Indian Telecommunication Services, Indian Naval Armament, Survey of India, Central Power Engineering Service, etc. posts in government cadres, this Engineering Service examination has been conducted by Commission.

In objective and conventional modes the written exam IES have been organized. Question papers are set in degree standard. Only candidates who hold valid Admission certificates are allowed to attend this test. For some of the disabled person compensatory time is also given. Now the result for this test has been declared, which will be useful and contain following criterias.

  • Roll numbers of candidates qualified for next round will be given.
  • Pass/ Fail in stage-I of selection phase will be known.
  • Time table of next round of selection will be given.
  • Necessary documents or particulars that should be carried during Phase-II selection will be given.

But this UPSC IES Result 2017 (written) is not final. For getting appointment in these services, passing in Interview is also important.

Exam Notification: Officially the notice came public in February 2017. Nearly one month time has been given for doing online mode of registration, to appear in this exam. Fee is also applicable for certain categories. In short, IES exam is conducted for following,

  • Designation: Group-A/ B posts (Civil/ Mechanical/ Electrical/ E&T Engineers or equivalent)
  • of Vacancies: 609 (approx)
  • Qualification: B.E/ B.Tech/ Diploma
  • Application Type: Online
  • Exam Mode: Offline OMR based.

Section Wise Marks: Written Exam of UPSC IES 2017 was organized both in objective as well as essay type, for six hours (each). But this is entirely an OMR based examination. For incorrect answers (0.33 marks)/ illegible handwriting marks are reduced by authorities.

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

UPSC IES Selection Process 2017

First to hire apt candidates for various Group-A/ B classification government posts, Commission has taken steps to arrange one written examination, on countrywide. Next plan is to call deserving number of persons (based on number of seats) for personality/ interview based selection. Certificate verification would also be done on interview date.

  • Written Examination
  • Personality Test/ Interview

Previous Cut-off Marks: The PH candidates must secure a minimum of 10% marks (each paper), to pass in IES exam. Incase of objective type questions, other community contestants must have secured a minimum of 15% and about 20% for conventional.

For the written stage (objective/ conventional) examination, based on discipline and category Commission has set separate cut-off marks as tabulated down.

Objective Stage:

Category Civil Mechanical Electrical Electronics & Telecommunication
General 229 301 320 322
OBC 214 274 304 298
SC 187 229 251 251
ST 183 212 262 231
PH-1 83 99 136 184
PH-3 76 92 118 104

Written Stage (Objective + Conventional):

Category Civil Mechanical Electrical Electronics & Telecommunication
General 464 529 541 545
OBC 418 479 502 494
SC 387 420 452 439
ST 395 402 461 418
PH-1 223 212 275 324
PH-3 143 174 157

How to Check UPSC IES Result 2017

Candidates who had appeared in IES written exams are advised to keep an eye frequently on official website of exam conducting authority. Because, the results will be announced only through the internet site. Competitors whose register/ roll numbers are displayed in the published results are only qualified for the next stage. It will be a provisionally selected candidates list, but only after Personality/ Interview tests final results will be declared.

After publication of final results, the marksheets of candidates will also be published. This can also be downloaded only by accessing UPSC website regularly. Now for seeing the written test UPSC IES Result 2017 we have provided the following guidelines.

  • Open the UPSC website page
  • Click the “Written Results” tab on right hand side.
  • Search for concerned exam results and hit the link given under “Download”.
  • The list of Roll Numbers of pass candidates will be displayed.
  • Save and download
  • Thus UPSC IES Result 2017 can be successfully seen.


  • Roll Number
  • Exam Name
Reference Link
Official IES Results here

Dates to Remember for Upcoming Exam:

  • Notification Issued Date – 27 September 2017
  • Notification closed Date – 23 October 2017
  • Exam Conducted Date – 07 January 2018
  • Result Published Date – Nov/Dec 2018

Note: The steps to see UPSC IES Results 2017 are given on above sections. Frequently visit the official website of Commission for more information.

Updated: 2017-09-21 — 10:01 am

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