| Pattern of Engineering service Exam :
(a) Number of papers:
There are 5 papers out of which 3 are objective types and 2 are conventional (Subjective) papers. Every paper carries 200 marks. These exams are conducted for 3 days. Result of written exam is declared and then successful candidates are called for interview which also carries 200 marks.So final result is delclared out of 1200 marks.
(b) Negative marking:
1/3 mark will be deducted as penalty for every wrong question in objective paper. There is no negative marking in conventional paper. So in objective paper accuracy is more important.
(c) Standard of questions:
Questions asked in all 5 papers require depth and conceptual study of subject. For solving all those questions you must have basic concept and good practice of objective questions. In objective generally questions are trick based and one is required various tricks for solving those questions. For conventional paper generally questions are based upon derivations and numerical questions. In conventional numerical question answer is important.