ESE Prelims 2024 General Studies and Engineering Aptitude

About Program

General Studies and Engineering Aptitude is an important paper of the ESE Preliminary stage. It is also known as the GS Paper or Paper-I, and carries a total of 200 marks that are taken into account by UPSC while preparing the final list of selected students. The main objective of UPSC behind conducting this objective GS paper is to test an ESE aspirant's application-based knowledge that will come handy during the job tenure of any candidate.

The General Studies (GS) and Engineering Aptitude batch from IES Master has been designed exclusively for the preparation of UPSC ESE 2024 Preliminary Paper-1. To help ESE aspirants build a holistic picture, revised, updated and well-structured study material and practice questions are provided during the classes that are taken by subject experts.

So, be a part of IES Master General Studies (GS) and Engineering Aptitude batch, and make GS your strength.


Program Features:

  • Unified approach to help students build a holistic picture
  • Learn how to read, decode, and deduce an answer
  • Revised, updated, and well-structured study material, with sufficient practice questions
  • Classes by expert faculty in respective domains
  • Our teaching methodology, classroom approach, and student connect is rated the best by the ESE rankers
  • Test your GS ability and stay updated while on the go through IES Master mobile app
  • Students enrolled in this course (In Complete Package Only) will be provided ESE-2024 Prelims Test Series for FREE. See the Test Schedule


Topics Covered

  • Current issues of national and international importance relating to social, economic and industrial development.
  • Engineering Aptitude covering Logical Reasoning and Analytical Ability.
  • Engineering Mathematics and Numerical Analysis.
  • General Principles of Design, Drawing, Importance of Safety.
  • Standard and Quality Practices in Production, Construction, Maintenance and Services.
  • Basics of Energy and Environment: Conservation, Environmental Pollution and Degradation, Climate Change, Environmental impact assessment.
  • Basics of Project Management.
  • Basics of Material Science and Engineering.
  • Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) based tools and their applications in Engineering such as Networking, e-governance and technology based education.
  • Ethics and Values in Engineering Profession.

Upcoming Batches

            Batch   Start Date           Timing Admission Status    Venue Action
GS (Regular Batch)  10th Jul' 23 08:00 AM - 02:30 PM Admission Open New Delhi Enroll


Note:- Classes may be conducted 03 to 06 hrs daily between 08:00 AM to 02:30 PM

Fee Structure

Package Category Program Fee   GST (18%)  Study Material Total Fee
Complete Package Non-IES Master Students 16525 2975 3000 22500
Complete Package Ex-IES Master Students 14407 2593   17000
Customized Package-01
(Mathematics + Aptitude)
Non-IES Master Students 5932 1068 1000 8000
Customized Package-01
(Mathematics + Aptitude)
Ex-IES Master Students 5085 915   6000
Customized Package-02
(Design + Quality + Environment + ICT + Ethics +
Project Management + Material Science + Current Issue)
Non-IES Master Students 12288 2212 2000 16500
Customized Package-02
(Design + Quality + Environment + ICT + Ethics +
Project Management + Material Science + Current Issue)
Ex-IES Master Students 11441 2059   13500



  • Study Material will not be provided to Ex- IES Master Students, however they can purchase it by paying the study material fee.
  • Students enrolled in this course (In Complete Package Only) will be provided ESE-2024 Prelims Test Series for FREE. See the Test Schedule

Admission Process

Online Admission

Candidates may also apply through the Online Admission process.

  • Click on the ‘Apply Online’ option available at top of the Home page.
  • The Application Form will open. Fill in the complete form.
  • Select 'Delhi' Centre & Session '2023-24'.
  • Full Name, Date of Birth, Email ID, Mobile No. & Your Address (City, State & Pin) are some of the mandatory fields.
  • Fill in the Program Details.
  • Fill in Your Identity Proof Details.
  • Fill in the details of your educational qualifications and your Guardian’s details.
  • Upload scanned copies of your photograph & signature.
  • Tick Mark on “I have read and agree to all the details”.
  • Submit the form.
  • Complete the registration by making the payment through any one of the following modes:

                                 a) Debit Card     b)  Credit Card                                  c)  Net Banking

  • Convenience charges of 1.00% + Service tax will be applicable on payment through Debit Card.
  • Convenience charges of 1.10% + Service tax will be applicable on payment through Credit Card.
  • Convenience charges of Rs. 17 + Service tax will be applicable on payment through Net Banking.

Payment Confirmation will be issued after 48 hrs. 

Enroll Now

You may visit IES MASTER OFFICE where you are required to complete the following formalities:

  • Fill the Application Form.
  • Attach 2- photographs with the Application Form.
  • Attach Self- Attested copy of Identity/ Address Proof (Such as Aadhaar Card/ Voter ID/ Driving License/ Passport etc.)
  • The fees can be paid via Cash or Demand draft.
  • The DD should be made in favor of “IES MASTER“ payable at New Delhi for Tuition Fee and in favor of “IESMASTER PUBLICATION“ for study material.
  • Write your Full Name and Branch of Engineering along with the telephone number on the Back of the Demand Draft.


 NOTE: Cheque payment is not acceptable.

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