The Union Service Public Commission (UPSC) will hold the Engineering Services Examination 2011 commencing from May 14, 2011 at various centres across the country. For details regarding eligibility conditions, the syllabi and scheme of the examination, centres of examination, guidelines for filling up application forms etc. aspirants can consult the detailed notice of the examination published in the employment News/Rozgar Samachar dated January 8, 2011 and also on the UPSC website. The candidates are required to apply online. Detailed instructions for filling up online applications are available on the website. The candidates residing in certain remote areas specified in Para 6 of the detailed notice published in Employment News/Rozgar Samachar dated January 8, 2011 have the option to apply offline by using the Common Application Form devised by the Commission for its examinations. These forms can be purchased from the designated head post offices/post offices throughout the country In case of any difficulty in obtaining application forms from the designated HPOs/POs, the candidates should immediately contact the concerned Post Master or UPSC's “Forms Supply Monitoring Cell” over telephone. All offline applications, if any, received from candidates residing in normal areas/abroad shall be rejected by the commission. The option of offline application is available only to candidates residing in specified remote areas. All online applications can be filled up to February 7, 2011 till 11.59 p.m. after which the link will be disabled. All offline applications must reach the UPSC on or before February 14, 2011. No application will be received by hand or by courier. In case of any guidance/information/clarification regarding their application, candidature etc. candidates can contact UPSC's facilitation counter in person or over telephone.