Indian Economic Service (IES)

Indian Economic Service (IES)

Indian Economic Service (Overview)

Tentative Schedule
(i) Notification of Examination    January
(ii) Conduct of Examination    May
Age - limits:    21-30 years on 1st August of the year of Examination
     Certain categories of persons as specified in the notice are eligible for age relaxation.

Educational Qualification
For Indian Economic Service    Post Graduate Degree from a recognised university in Economics/Applied Economics/Business Economics/Econometrics.
Candidates appearing in qualifying degree exams are also eligible provisionally subject to producing proof of passing along with Detailed Application Form.
Scheme of Examination

Part-I : Candidates are required to appear in the following papers of conventional type papers.

For Indian Economic Service
(a)    General English    :100 Marks
(b)    General Studies   : 100 Marks
(c)    General Economics-I  : 200 Marks
(d)    General Economics-II    : 200 Marks
(e)    General Economics-III   : 200 Marks
(f)      General Economics    : 200 Marks

Part II : Interview for Personality Test  : 200 Marks