UPSC declared final results of Engineering Services Examination (ESE) – 2018 on 9th November 2018 and after declaration of result UPSC has released category wise cut off marks for every branch.
ESE has three stages and each stage is a knockout stage. In ESE a candidate has to score minimum qualifying marks in every subsequent stage from Prelims stage in order to reach to the final and third stage of the exam i.e. the interview. Hence qualifying Prelims is very important. After prelims there is sufficient gap of six months for Main examination. Candidates scoring well in Mains are called for the Personality test. Then the final result is declared out of total marks 1300. The marks secured by last recommended candidate are the cut off marks for Engineering Services Exam.
Cut-off marks of three stages of ESE-2018 for respective branches are as follows:
ESE 2018 Cut off Preliminary (Stage-1) Objective Type Paper
|Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering||213||206||173||155||125||—|
ESE 2018 Cut off marks Mains Stage (Stage-2) Conventional Type Paper
|Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering||504||476||405||403||301||—|
ESE 2018 Mains Cut off Final (Stage-3) After Personality Test
|Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering||660||648||567||524||429||—|
Cut Off marks for ESE (IES) is decided by UPSC which is set on the basis of number of factors namely total number of vacancies, total number of candidates appeared, reservation rules of government of India etc.
Seeing high cut off marks it’s quite obvious every aspirant should put in their best efforts from beginning itself and score high in every stage for a better cumulative total and thereby a sure shot selection for the prestigious engineering services of our country.
All the best to every aspirant of ESE 2019!