After clearing IES exams students can have wide range of options in terms of getting job in the engineering industry of India. Candidates who crack the IES exam will have the opportunity to work as an Assistant executive engineer in different departments which are directly under the supervision of Central Govt. of India. Those who cleared the Indian engineering exams will work as an Assistant only in the initial stages. After having experience in the field they can be promoted as Secretary to Government of India. Indian railways, Defense services, Indian Telecommunication services etc. are few of the major areas where the engineers can look for the brighter opportunities after clearing Indian engineering service exam.

Different Job Prospects in IES

Candidates who have cracked the IES exam which is conducted by Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) can look for job prospects in different departments under the Govt. of India. Recruitment can be made on the basis of marks and grade in the IES exams and the number of years of experience in the particular field.  Candidates will be awarded job in the sector where they have specialized engineering degree.

As mentioned above also that candidates will be placed only as an Assistant executive engineer in different departments at the initial stage. After having at least 3 or 4 years of experience, they can work as an executive engineer which is equivalent to Under Secretary Govt. of India. Those who do have more than 20 years of experience can be promoted to the post of chief engineer Level-1st. And those who do have 32 years of experience or more will be recruited as the Secretary to the Govt. of India.

Career opportunities for Civil Engineers after IES

Candidates who do have specialization in Civil Engineering can find the job prospects in the following departments:

  • Indian Railway Stores Service
  • Indian Railway Service of Engineers
  • Indian Defense Service of Engineers
  • Central Engineering Service
  • Central Water Engineering
  • Indian Ordnance Factories Service (IOFS)
  • Border Roads Engineering Service
  • Central Engineering Service (Roads)

Career opportunities for Mechanical Engineers after IES

Candidates who do have specialization in Mechanical Engineering can find the job prospects in the Group A (Mechanical Engineering Posts) in the following departments:

  • Central Engineering Service (Roads)
  • Indian Railway Service of Mechanical Engineers
  • Indian Naval Armament Service
  • Central Power Engineering Service
  • Electrical and Mechanical Engineers, a branch in the Indian Army
  • Central Electrical & Mechanical Engineering Service
  • Geological Survey of India
  • Indian Navy
  • Indian Defence Service of Engineers
  • Indian Supply Service

Career Opportunities for Electrical Engineers after IES

Candidates who do have specialization in Electrical Engineering can find the job prospects in the following departments:

  • Central Power Engineering Service
  • Indian Railway Service of Signal Engineers
  • Indian Defence Service of Engineers
  • Indian Inspection Service
  • Engineering Service (Electrical Engineering Posts)
  • Central Electrical and Mechanical

Career Opportunities for Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering Students

Candidates who do have Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering can find the job prospects in the following departments:

  • Indian Railway Stores Service (Telecommunication/ Electronics Engineering Posts)
  • Junior Telecom officer in Indian Telecommunication Service
  • Assistant Naval Stores Officer Grade- I
  • Central Power Engineering Service
  • Indian Telecommunication Service
  • Indian Inspection Service Group

The post to the candidates in the different departments will be awarded on the basis of grades and marks. Candidates belong to Scheduled Caste (SC), Schedule Tribes (ST) and Female candidates can have relaxation in age and they would be provided with some other benefits as well as according to the norms issued by the Govt. of India.

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  1. Shailesh Pandya Reply

    Respected sir, For the student of civil engineerig which is a post is highest post in government of india ???

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