Union Public Service Commission, UPSC Engineering Services Exam 2021 is scheduled to be conducted on July 18, 2021. The duration of the examination is one day. However, amid COVID-19, students have urged the Commission to postpone the test to a later date.
As UPSC Engineering Services Exam 2021 will take place across the country, it is likely that it will get converted into a super spreader. Also, as per the notification, the duration for UPSC Engineering Services Exam 2021 is 5 hours. Students have said that they are not scared to appear for the exam, but they would like to get vaccinated before it.
Approximately 2 to 3 lakh candidates are expected to appear for UPSC Engineering Services Exam 2021 in 15 centres across the country. UPSC has already postponed its civil service examinations and recruitment tests. Students have claimed that if all the exams under the Commission have been delayed, then why not UPSC Engineering Services Exam 2021. It is advised to keep a check on the official web link, upsc.gov.in, for any timely updates.
Students appearing for the exam have also started a campaign on Twitter with ‘#PostponeESE2021’. The aim of the campaign is to urge the Commission to take an immediate decision on UPSC Engineering Services Exam 2021. The campaign was started on June 6, 2021, and it’s still trending.
Union Public Service Commission conducts UPSC Engineering Services Exam every year to select candidates for different engineering posts. The Commission shortlist the candidates for the IES posts through Preliminary and Main Examination. Keep a check on the official web link for any further announcements on UPSC Engineering Services Exam 2021.