New Delhi, Jan 5: Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) is all set to conduct the Engineering Services Exam (ESE) on January 8, 2017. With only 3 days left for the exam, candidates are working hard in the eleventh hour of the exam. Candidates preparing for the exam should go through last minute tips to ace their preparation for the exam. During the last leg of the exam, candidates need to revise the syllabus following a strategy that depends on the strengths and weaknesses of the candidate. While revising for English section, candidates are advised to take help from grammar books and should carefully revise the usage of words, parts of speech, tenses, etc. Candidates should revise the vocabulary words from the notes or flash card which they must have prepared earlier. Candidates should go through English newspaper for improving their English and increasing their knowledge. Candidates are recommended to go through previous year question papers in order to know the paper pattern and level of questions. Also Read - UPSC Announces Civil Services Exam 2020 Dates | All You Need to Know

Candidates are advised to take mock tests available online. Previous year question papers for UPSC Engineering Services Exam are available online on the official website upsc.gov.in. In order to prepare for General Knowledge section, candidates should read newspaper on a daily basis. Candidates should note that demonetization is a hot topic for General Awareness. Candidates can download previous year question papers of UPSC ESE Exams by following a simple process. (ALSO READ: UPSC IAS Mains 2016 Result Expected Date: Result to be out soon at upsc.gov.in) Also Read - UPSC Civil Services Prelims 2020: Dates For Deferred Exams to be Announced Next Month | All You Need to Know



In order to download UPSC ESE Previous year question papers, candidates are required to visit the official website of UPSC, upsc.gov.in. After visiting the official website, candidates should click on Examination and under examination, previous year question papers. From the list of exams, candidates can select the year, 2016, 2015 or 2014. (ALSO READ: UPSC IAS Mains 2016 Result Official Notification Expected before January 15 at upsc.gov.in) Also Read - UPSC Civil Services 2020: Prelims Dates Likely to be Announced Today on Official Website upsc.gov.in

The previous year question papers are available for the subjects including; Conventional Papers (Civil Engineering Paper – I, Civil Engineering Paper – II, Mechanical Engineering Paper – I, Mechanical Engineering Paper – II, Electrical Engineering Paper – I, Electrical Engineering Paper – II, E & T Engineering Paper – I, E & T Engineering Paper – II), Objective Papers (PDF icon Civil Engineering Paper – I, PDF icon Civil Engineering Paper – II, PDF icon Mechanical Engineering Paper – I, PDF icon Mechanical Engineering Paper – II, Electrical Engineering Paper – I, Electrical Engineering Paper – II, E & T Engineering Paper – I, E & T Engineering Paper – II), General (General Ability Test).