Engineering Services is one of the most prestigious examinations conducted in the country for recruitment of engineers in various Central Government Organisations. The depth and breadth of subject knowledge needed to perform in ESE definitely cut above compared to other similar examinations conducted by any agency that recruits engineers. Nature of work of engineers entering services through ESE involves timely application of both technical and managerial skills. Questions in ESE test the candidates not only in fundamentals but also the ability for application of concepts in a wider aspect.
Therefore the candidate who intends to crack ESE shall have to be double edged in terms of being strong in fundamental concepts and a certain definite levels of application of the concepts as well. This demand makes success in ESE more challenging.
In the latest pattern of examination of ESE, the scope of preparation has extended to engineering Aptitude in addition to the engineering learned in the college. This round has become crucial for moving to the next round since ranking in ESE includes performance in all rounds now. An aspiring candidate is now demanded to prepare not just in engineering aspects of the subject. In addition, one has to prepare well in the approach to solving the problems, which is termed the Engineering aptitude, for a maximum of 200 marks. This approach to engineering tests the candidates in a range of subjects that includes essential mathematical approach, desirable characteristic traits as engineers through Professional ethics, skills at using information Communication Technologies, Design for safety, Environmental concerns, among others.
Since the UPSC has changed the pattern of examination effective from 2017, aspiring candidates have been investing more time and effort to find a single point source for strategic preparation in Engineering aptitude paper which can decide who makes it to further rounds of tests in ESE. This paper can work as filter to make it to the next round apart from contributing to one’s overall rank and merit. However, candidates were handicapped by non-availability of such a source of material for effective preparation in this part of ESE. ACE Engineering Academy, the leader and pioneer in contributing to the success of students, very well understands its responsibility and commitment to the aspirants and has come out with this book in the form of a centralised source and repository for focused and improved approach to the preparation for ESE . Candidates would find it highly useful in giving them proper direction in preparing for ESE in a more effective manner and saves a lot of search time for resources. Question that appeared 2017, 2018 and 2019 requirement examinations in ESE are collected subject – wise, compiled and solved with detailed examination for the benefit of the reader. Five Model papers are also included for better Practice.
The publishers are of the firm conviction that this book serves the primary purpose it is intended for. The book is made to be as general as possible so that it helps preparation for many other similar national level and state level competitive examinations. At the same time, measures are taken not to miss out the purpose for which this book is printed. This book is an outcome of wide and deep knowledge of the professors and the hard work of many support personnel of ACE family.