A combined competitive examination for recruitment to
the Services/posts mentioned in para 2 below will be held by the Union
Public Service Commissionat AGARTALA, AHMEDABAD, AIZWAL, ALIGARH,
ALLAHABAD, BANGALORE, BAREILLY, BHOPAL,KOLKATA(CALCUTTA),CHANDIGARH,
CHENNAI, CUTTACK, DEHRADUN, DELHI, DHARWAR, DISPUR (GUWAHATI), GANGTOK,
HYDERABAD, IMPHAL, ITANAGAR, JAIPUR, JAMMU, JORHAT, KOCHI , KOHIMA, KOLKATA
, LUCKNOW, MADURAI, MUMBAI, NAGPUR, PANAJI (GOA), PATNA, PORTBLAIR, RAIPUR,
RANCHI, SAMBALPUR, SHILLONG, SHIMLA, SRINAGAR, THIRUVANANTHAPURAM, TIRUPATI,
UDAIPUR AND VISHAKHAPATNAM commencing on 14th MAY, 2011 in accordance with
the Rules published by the Ministry of Railways (Railway Board) in the
Gazette of India.
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A D V E R T I S E M E N T
THE CENTRES AND THE DATE OF HOLDING THE EXAMINATION AS MENTIONED ABOVE
ARE LIABLE TO BE CHANGED AT THE DISCRETION OF THE COMMISSION. WHILE EVERY
EFFORT WILL BE MADE TO ALLOT THE CANDIDATES TO THE CENTRE OF THEIR CHOICE
FOR EXAMINATION, THE COMMISSION MAY, AT THEIR DISCRETION, ALLOT A DIFFERENT
CENTRE TO A CANDIDATE WHEN CIRCUMSTANCES SO WARRANT. CANDIDATES ADMITTED TO
THE EXAMINATION WILL BE INFORMED OF THE TIME TABLE AND PLACE OR PLACES OF
The candidates should note that no request for change of centre will
normally be granted. However, when a candidate desires a change in centre
from the one he had indicated in his Application form for the Examination,
he must send a letter addressed to the Secretary, Union Public Service
Commission giving full justification as to why he desires a change in
centre. Such requests will be considered on merits but requests received in
the Commission’s Office after 24th Jan, 2011 will not be entertained under
any circumstances nor will such communications be replied to.
2(A). Recruitment on the results of this examination will be made to the
Services/posts under the following categories:-
Category I—Civil Engineering.
Category II—Mechanical Engineering.
Category III—Electrical Engineering.
Category IV—Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering.
The number of vacancies to be filled on the results of the examination is
expected to be approximately 300. The number of vacancies is liable to
Reservations will be made for candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes,
Scheduled Tribes, Other Backward Classes and Physically Disabled Categories
in respect of vacancies as may be fixed by the Government of India.
CATEGORY I - CIVIL ENGINEERING
Group A Services/Posts
(i) Indian Railway Service of Engineers.
(ii) Indian Railway Stores Service (Civil Engineering Posts).
(iii) Central Engineering Service.
(iv) Military Engineer Service (IDSE— Building and Roads Cadre).
(v) Central Water Engineering Service (Civil Engineering Posts).
(vi) Central Engineering Service (Roads) Group-A (Civil Engineering Posts).
(vii) Assistant Executive Engineer (Civil) in the Border Roads Engineering
CATEGORY II - MECHANICAL ENGINEERING
Group A Services/Posts
(i) Indian Railway Service of MECHANICAL Engineers.
(ii) Indian Railway Stores Service (Mechanical Engineering Posts).
(iii) Central Water Engineering Service (Mechanical Engineering Posts).
(iv) Central Power Engineering Service (Mechanical Engineering Posts).
(v) Indian Ordnance Factories Service (Engineering Branch) (MECHANICAL
(vi) Indian Naval Armament Service (Mechanical Engineering Posts).
(vii) Military Engineer Service (IDSE— Electrical and Mechanical Cadre)
(Mechanical Engineering Posts).
(viii) Assistant Executive Engineer Group 'A' (Mechanical Engineering Posts)
in the Corps of EME, Ministry of Defence.
(ix) Assistant Naval Store officer Grade I (Mechanical Engineering Posts) in
(x) Central Electrical & Mechanical Engineering Service (Mechanical
(xi) Assistant Executive Engineer (Electrical & Mechanical) (Mechanical
Engineering Posts) in Boarder Roads Engineering Service, Group 'A'
(xii) Drilling Engineer (Junior) (Grade A) in the Geological Survey of
(xiii) Central Engineering Service (Roads) Gr "A" (Mechanical Engg. Posts)