UNION PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION
EXAMINATION NOTICE NO.06/2012-ENGG. DATE : 10.03.2012
LAST DATE FOR RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS 09.04.2012
ENGINEERING SERVICES EXAMINATION, 2012
(COMMISSION'S WEBSITE : www.upsc.gov.in)
No.F. 2/8/2011-E.I(B): A combined competitive examination for recruitment to the Services/posts mentioned in para 2 below will be held by the Union Public Service Commission at AGARTALA, AHMEDABAD, A I Z AWL , A L I G A R H , A L L AHA B AD, B ANGALORE, B ARE I L L Y , BHOP A L , CHANDIGARH, CHENNAI, CUTTACK, DEHRADUN, DE LHI , DHARWAD, DI S PUR, GANGTOK , HYDERA B AD, IMPHAL, ITANAGAR, JAIPUR, JAMMU, JORHAT, KOCHI (COCHIN), KOHIMA, KOL K A T A, LUCKNOW, MADURA I , MUMB A I , NAGPUR, P ANA J I (GOA ) , PATNA, PORT BLAIR, RAIPUR, RANCHI, S AMB A L PUR, SHI L LONG, SHIML A , SRINAGAR, THIRUVANANTHAPURAM, T IRUP A T I , UDA I PUR AND VISHAKHAPATNAM commencing on 15th June, 2012 in accordance with the Rules published by the Ministry of Railways (Railway Board) in the Gazette of India Extraordinary dated the 10th March, 2012.
T H E C E N T R E S A N D T H E D A T E O F H O L D I N G T H E E X A M I N A T I O N A S MENTIONED ABOVE ARE LIABLE TO BE CHANGED AT THE DISCRETION OF THE COMMISSION. WHILE EVERY EFFORT W I L L B E M A D E T O A L L O T T H E
CANDIDATES TO THE CENTRE OF THEIR C H O I C E F O R E X A M I N A T I O N , T H E C O M M I S S I O N M A Y , A T T H E I R D I S C R E T I O N A L L O T A D I F F E R E N T C E N T R E T O A C A N D I D A T E W H E N C I R C U M S T A N C E S S O W A R R A N T . C A N D I D A T E S A D M I T T E D T O T H E EXAMINATION WILL BE INFORMED OF T H E T I M E T A B L E A N D P L A C E O R PLACES OF EXAMINATION.
The candidates should note that no request for change of centre will be entertained. 2. (A) Recruitment on the results of this examination will be made to the Services/ Posts under the following categories:-
Category I—Civil Engineering. Category II—Mecahnical Engineering.
Category III—Electrical Engineering. Category IV—Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering.
The number of vacancies to be filled on the results of the examination is expected to be approximately 560 including 47 PH vacancies. T h e n umb e r o f v a c a n c i e s i s l i a b l e t o alteration. Reservations will be made for candidates b e l o n g i n g t o S c h e d u l e d C a s t e s , S c h e d u l e d T r i b e s , O t h e r B a c k w a r d Classes and Physically Disabled Category in respect of vacancies as may be fixed by the Government of India.
1. CANDIDATES TO ENSURE THEIR ELIGIBILITY FOR THE EXAMINATION:
The candidates applying for the examination should ensure that they fulfil all eligibility
conditions for admission to the Examination. Their admission at all the stages of the
examination will be purely provisional subject to satisfying the prescribed eligibility
Mere issue of e-Admission Certificate to the candidate will not imply that his/her
candidature has been finally cleared by the Commission.
Commission take up verification of eligibility conditions with reference to original
documents only after the candidate has qualified for Interview/Personality Test.
2. HOW TO APPLY
C a n d i d a t e s a r e r e q u i r e d t o a p p l y O n l i n e o n l y b y u s i n g t h e w e b s i t e
www.upsconline.nic.in. Brief instructions are given in Appendix-II. Detailed
instructions for filling up online applications are available on the above mentioned
3. LAST DATE FOR RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS :
The Online Applications can be filled upto 9th April, 2012 till 11.59 PM after which
the link will be disabled.
4. The eligible candidates shall be issued an e-Admission Certificate three weeks
before the commencement of the examination. The e-Admission Certificate will
be made available in the UPSC website [www.upsc.gov.in] for downloading by
candidates. No Admission Certificate will be sent by post. All the applicants are
requested to provide valid & active e-mail i.d. while filling up Online application
form as the commission may use electronic mode for contacting them.
5. PENALTY FOR WRONG ANSWERS (in Objective Type Papers) :
Candidates should note that there will be penalty (Negative Marking) for wrong
answers marked by a candidate in the Objective Type Question Papers.
6. FACILITATION COUNTER AND WEBSITE FOR GUIDANCE OF CANDIDATES :
In case of any guidance/information/clarification regarding their applications,
candidature etc., candidates can contact UPSC’s Facilitation Counter near Gate ‘C’
of its campus in person or over Telephone Nos.011-23385271/011-23381125/011-
23098543 on working days between 10.00 hrs. and 17.00 hrs.
The Commission also has Website at address : www.upsc.gov.in over which the
candidates can obtain details of the examination as well as information about
registration of their applications, venue of the examination and results etc.
7. SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS :
Candidates are advised to read carefully “Special Instructions to the Candidates
for Conventional Type Tests and Objective Type Tests” (Appendix III Part A and
Part B). For both writting and marking answers in the OMR sheet [Answer Sheet]
in objective type papers, candidates must use either black or blue ball pen only.
Pens with any other colours are prohibited. Do not use Pencil or ink pen.