Latest Qualification Jobs

Check Your Email To Activate the Confirmation Link


Indian Economic Service Exam Pattern 2017 UPSC IES/ISS New Pattern PDF

Indian Economic Service Exam Pattern

Union Public Service Commission has updated Indian Economic Service Exam Pattern. Students who are going to appear Indian Economic Service and Indian Statistical Service exam may start preparation with the help of Indian Economic Service Exam Pattern 2016. You may get UPSC IES/ ISS New Pattern in pdf form from below segment of this page. All details are well structured by the team of applying candidates must have a look…..

IES Exam Pattern

The examination will be organized in two parts that are following below. These parts are further described below.

  • Part I- Written examination
  • Part II- Viva voce


Under Part- I exam is conducted in two sections. First is Indian Economic Service and other is Indian Statistical Service. The subjects of written examination under Part-I, the maximum marks allotted to each subject/ paper and the time allowed shall be as follows:

A. Indian Economic Service

S. No. Subjects NameMax MarksTime Allowed
1General English100 

3 Hours

2General Studies100
3General Economics-I200
4General Economics-II200
5General Economics-III200
6Indian Economics200

Get Details – Written Exam Techniques

B. Indian Statistical Service

S. No. Subjects NameMax MarksTime Allowed
1General English1003 Hours
2General Studies100
3Statistics-I (Objective)2002 Hours
4Statistics-II (Objective)200
5Statistics-III (Subjective)2003 Hours
6Statistics-IV (Subjective)200
  • Under Statistics I and II Objective Type Questions will be asked. 80 questions with maximum marks of 200 in each paper have to be attempted in 120 minutes.
  • Under Statistics III & IV Descriptive Type question will be asked. Pattern of questions will be Short Answer/ Small Problems Questions and Long Answer and Comprehension problem. In Statistics-IV, equal number of questions.
  • General English and General Studies common to both Indian Economic Service and Indian Statistical Service will be of subjective type.
  • All other papers of Indian Economic Service will be of subjective type.
  • All question papers must be answered in English.
  • Question papers in all subjects in IES Exam and in ISC Exam will be of Conventional (essay) type except in Statistics Paper I & II that are Objective Type Papers.

Read Also – Indian Economic Service Exam


Interview will be organized by a Board of competent and unbiased observers. The main purpose to organize interview is to check the skills of candidates for these services. The interview is planned to supplement the written examination for testing the general and specialized knowledge and abilities of applying aspirants. Questions of interview may also include questions based on events which are happening around candidates both within and outside their own State or Country. Viva voce of such candidates as may be called by the Commission carrying a maximum of 200 marks.

Check Now – Indian Economic Service Syllabus

Note: You may also check this Official Link to get other relevant details about Indian Economic Service Exam Pattern 2016.

Aspirants may join us on Facebook and Google Plus to get latest updates on your timeline. Applicants may also subscribe our free mail service to get updates in their inbox. If you have any query you may ask in comment box.

Something That You Should Put An Eye On

UPSC NotificationsUPSC Entrance Exam
UPSC SyllabusUPSC Calendar
UPSC Exam PatternUPSC Previous Year Question
UPSC BooksUPSC Challan Form
UPSC Online Application StatusStrategy for UPSC Pre Examination
UPSC Eligibility CriteriaUpcoming Government Jobs

Filed in: Exam Pattern Tags: 

Get Job In Top Companies | Scholarship Available | LPU Program


Leave a Reply

Submit Comment