BY : Kampuzz Team

Date : 12-05-2015

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Career opportunities in IES


Indian Engineering Services abbreviated as IES exam is one of the best exams for recruitment of engineers. This exam is conducted by UPSC (Union public service commission). IES exam is considered to be a very tough exam in India because of the limited number of vacancies available. The candidates who clear IES exam becomes IES officers and enjoys immense respect in the society.

Career opportunities in IES (Indian Engineering Services)

There is an excellent wide range of job opportunities for engineering graduates in India after clearing IES exam. The recruitment of engineers is conducted on the basis of ranks they get in IES exam and the number of years of experience in the particular field. The candidates who clear IES (Indian engineering services) are eligible to work in any department which comes under the Government of India. The selected candidates of IES are appointed as the Assistant Executive Engineer in different departments and after the experience of 32 years they get promoted asĀ  secretary of Government of India. The areas where engineers can look for their career are railway, Defence, energy, inspection, manufacturing, Power, Public works, and telecommunication etc.

There are lots of departments allotted to the Engineers after IES exam such as:

Civil Engineering-Central water Engineering, Indian railway service of engineer, Indian railway stores Service, Central Engineering Service, IOFS (Indian Ordnance factories Service), and border roads Engineering Service.

Electrical Engineering- Indian Defence service of Engineers, Central electrical and mechanical, and Indian Railway Service of Signal Engineers.

Mechanical Engineering- Indian railway Service of Mechanical Engineers, Geological survey of India, Indian supply Service, Indian Defence service of Engineers, Indian Naval Armament Service, Central Power Engineering Service, Electrical and Mechanical Engineers.

Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering- Indian Telecommunication Service, Indian inspection service group, Junior Telecom officer in Indian Telecommunication Services.

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