UPSC ESE Main Exam 2018 Admit Card Released – Check out steps to Download

Published on : 15th June 2018    Author : Himanshu Basant Bhatt

UPSC has released the e-admit card for ESE Main exam 2018 on the official website. Download here.

15 June 2018: The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released the admit card for the Engineering Services Main Examination (ESE) on 13th June at its official website. The Main examination is scheduled to be held on 01 July 2018. Candidates who have qualified the Preliminary exam are eligible to sit for the main examination and the admit card has been released for such candidates.

How to download UPSC ESE Main Exam 2018 Admit Card?

  • Go to the official website -
  • Click on ‘e-admit card: Engineering Services (Main) Examination, 2018’ under the ‘What’s New’ section.
  • Click on ‘Click Here’ link.
  • Again click on ‘Click Here’ link.
  • Read the instructions carefully and click on ‘Yes’ button at the end of the page.
  • Select from the options to download the admit card. You can download the admit card through your roll number or registration number.
  • Enter the details as per the option you have selected.
  • Click on ‘Submit’ button.
  • Your e-admit card will appear, download and take a print out.

Candidates must carry the admit card to the examination hall in order to appear for the exam. Please check all the details in the admit card carefully. If you notice any discrepancies in the details on the admit card, communicate the same to the Commission at the earliest through e-mail at [email protected] latest by 21st June.

No paper Admit Card will be sent to any candidate. So, take the print out of the admit card well in advance to avoid any last minute rush. The last date to download the admit card is 01 July 2018.

As per the official notification released for information related to Engineering Services (Main) Examination, “It may also be noted that entry into the Examination Venue shall be closed 10 minutes before the scheduled commencement of the Examination i.e. 08:50 A.M. for the Forenoon Session and 01:50 P.M. for the Afternoon Session. No candidate shall be allowed the entry into the Examination Venue after the closure of the entry.”

 What to carry to the Examination Venue?

Candidates are required to carry the following documents and stationery to the examination venue on the day of examination:

  • Admit card print out
  • 2 identical photographs
  • Id proof such as Aadhaar Card, Voter Id card, Identity Card, Driving License, Passport
  • Black ballpoint pen

UPSC ESE Main 2018 Exam Pattern

The Main examination is a written test with two papers. Here are the details on exam pattern:

Paper (Engineering Discipline)



Paper I

03 Hours


Paper II

03 Hours


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The question paper will be only in the English language. There is no provision for negative marking. Read the important instruction carefully before downloading the UPSC ESE Main 2018 admit card.

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