IES Exam Eligibility:
You need to be between 21 years to 30 years on the 1st August of the year of examination. For example, for IES-2010, you should be born not earlier than 2nd August, 1980 and not later than 1st August, 1989.
(a) A candidate for this examination musthave attained the age of 21 years and mustnot have attained the age of 30 years onthe Ist August, 2011 i.e. he/she must havebeen born not earlier than 2nd August,1981 and not later than 1st August, 1990.
(b) The upper agelimit of 30 years will berelaxable upto 35 years in the case ofGovernment Servants of the followingcategories, if they are employed in aDepartment/Office under the control of anyof the authorities mentioned in column 1below and apply for admission to theexamination for all or any of the Service(s)/Post(s) mentioned in column 2, for whichthey are otherwise eligible.
(i) A candidate who holds substantively apermanent post in the particularDepartment/Office concerned. This relaxation will not be admissible to aprobationer appointed against a permanentpost in the Department/Office during theperiod of his probation.
You must be a graduate in Engineering from a recognized university.