ESE Mains Mechanical Exam Analysis 2021: ESE Mains ME Solutions, cut off, Papers PDF, Highlights

By Himanshu Bajpai|Updated : November 21st, 2021

ESE ME Mains Exam Analysis 2021: The UPSC has finally conducted the ESE IES Mains exam 2021 for the mechanical engineering on 21st November 2021. Candidates who have cleared the ESE IES Prelims exam attempted the ESE IES mains 2021 exam. BYJU'S Exam Prep is conducting the ESE IES Mechanical Mains exam 2021 analysis for Paper-1 and Paper-2 on 21st November. The detailed exam review for the ESE Mechanical exam has been done after taking honest reviews from the candidates who have appeared for the mains exam.BYJU'S Exam prep is sharing the ESE Mains questions paper and solutions for ESE mains examination 2021 for Mechanical engineering branch. 

We will further be updating you with the ESE Mechanical Mains question paper difficulty level, good score, questions asked in the exam as well as expected cut off. You will also be able to download the detailed solutions prepared by our experts covering every tiny details of ESE mains 2021 paper for the mechanical engineering branch.

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ESE IES Mechanical Mains Exam Pattern

Before going to the ESE IES Mains exam analysis for 21st November 2021, let us give you a brief idea of the ESE IES mains exam pattern.

ESE Mechanical Mains Paper

Total number of Questions

Total Marks

Duration

Paper 1: Mechanical Engineering subject

6-8 Questions

300

3 Hours

Paper 2: Mechanical Engineering

subject

6-8 Questions

300

3 Hours

Download ESE IES Mains 2021 Mechanical Solutions for Paper - 1

The detailed solutions for the ESE IES mains exam for the mechanical engineering exam for Paper 1 will be shared with you soon. BYJU'S Exam Prep experts provide you with the detailed solutions pdf for the ESE IES mechanical engineering exam 2021 for Paper 1. 

ESE Mains 2021 Mechanical solutions PDF Paper - 1

Download ESE IES Mains 2021 Mechanical Solutions for Paper -2

 The ESE Mechanical solutions for paper 2 will be updated here after the complete solutions are prepared by team .The detailed solutions for the ESE IES mains exam for the mechanical engineering exam for Paper 1 will be shared with you soon. BYJU'S Exam Prep experts provide you with the detailed solutions pdf for the ESE IES mechanical engineering exam 2021 for Paper 2.  

ESE Mains 2021 mechanical detailed solutions Paper - 2  

ESE IES Mains 2021 Mechanical Exam Analysis 2021: Live Youtube Session

BYJU'S Exam Prep Mechanical Engineering expert, Ex IES Chandrashekhar sir & Dheeraj Sardana sir will be covering the live exam analysis for ESE Mechanical 2021 exam in this video. You will get to know the most detailed and thorough analysis of the ESE IES Mechanical exam regarding the difficulty level of questions and the new questions that have been asked in the ESE Mains 2021.

This video will help the aspirants better understand the difficulty level of the paper and the estimation of Cut-Offs. A must watch the video to answer all your doubts and dilemmas regarding ESE Mains 2021 for ME branch, which will help you anticipate your score and plan for the further process.

Download ESE IES Mains 2021 Mechanical Paper - 1 Question Paper 

Candidates can download ESE 2021 question paper for mechanical engineering in clear and readable format and check questions asked from subjects like Thermal Engineering , Renewable sources of Energy , FM etc.

 Click here to download ESE mains mechanical question Paper- 1  ( New ) 

ESE Mechanical Mains Exam Analysis for Paper -1 21st November 2021: Major Highlights

  • Questions from Powerplant Engineering composed major portion of questions in Paper -1 with a weightage of 112 marks .The level of questions asked from Power plant engineeing was Moderate. 
  • As per reviews shared by candidates of Byju's Exam Prep the level of Question paper was Easy to Moderate .
  • Most of the famous dervations were directly asked in the examination like " Deduce expression for maximum temperature in a slab ". 
  • Heat Transfer carried the second most weightage in the examination and level of questions asked from HMT was moderate .
  • Some candidates told that question paper was lenthy likewise every year ESE Mains paper is bit lenthy. 

IES ESE Mechanical Mains Exam Analysis 2021 Paper -1: Subject Wise Analysis 

ESE Mains 2021 for Mechanical Engineering has been successfully conducted in the morning shift i.e from 9 AM to 12 PM and this time the major subjects  & their weightage , difficulty level , percentage of Subjectwise weightage in paper and marks wise weightage in 2021 is shared below  : 

ESE IES Mains Paper - 1 exam analysis 2021
S.No.Topics Difficulty LevelMarks in 2021% Marks in 2021Marks in 2020
1Fluid MechanicsModerate  52  10.8 %32

2

Thermodynamics 

 Easy 

22

4.6%

62

3Heat transferModerate9219.2 %52
4 Refrigeration and Air conditioning Moderate  34 7.1 %52
5I. C. Engines Tough 64 13.3 %36
6Turbo Machinery. Moderate  32 6.7 %72
7Power Plant Engg.Moderate 11223.3 %90
8Renewable Sources of Energy Moderate  7215 %84
Total Over all level was Easy to Moderate  480100 %480

ESE Mains 2021 Mechanical Exam Analysis for Paper -1 : Difficulty level 

The over all Difficulty level of of Paper - 1 Mechanical Engineering was Easy to Moderate . Byju's exam Prep has taken reviews from students across examination centres situated across nation. Mechanical Paper -1 for ESE mains 2021 was a bit Lenthy this year for some candidates.

ESE Mains 2021 Mechanical Paper -1 Analysis: Good Score

As per as candidates who had attempted ESE mains examination 2021 for Mechanical Engineering , if a candidate scores 185 - 190 marks in the paper can find it a good score so, candidate should attempt 230 - 240 marks out of total of 300 marks.

ESE Mechanical Mains 2021 Question Paper - 2: Download PDF 

UPSC will also release the IES 2021 question papers pdf for, Mechanical engineering online. Candidates can download the ESE prelims 2021 Paper - 2 question papers from given link shared by BYJU'S exam prep. Alternatively, candidates can visit the upsc.gov.in to download the IES previous years papers from the links provided below in the article.

Click here to download ESE Mechanical Mains Paper - 2  2021 ( NEW )

IES ESE Mains Mechanical Exam Analysis for Paper - 2, 21st November 2021 

ESE Mains 2021 Paper - 2 for Mechanical Engineering will be conducted in the evening shift i.e from 2 PM to 5 PM and this time the major subjects  & their weightage was : 

Mechanical Engineering exam analysis  Paper-2 
S.NO.SubjectsDifficulty LevelMarks in 2021% Marks in 2021Marks in 2020
1Engineering Mechanics  Moderate 72  15.0 %156
2Mechanisms and MachinesModerate 104  21.7 %84
3Design of Machine ElementsEasy   64 13.3 %52
4Manufacturing, Industrial and Maintenance Engineering Easy 148  30.8 %136
5Mechatronics and Robotics Moderate  9219.2 %52
 Overall level of Paper - 2 Moderate to tough( Due to lengthiness) 480100 %480

ESE Mechanical Mains Exam Analysis for Paper -2 21st November 2021: Major Highlights

  • Questions from Manufacturing, Industrial and Maintenance Engineering composed major portion of questions in Paper -2 with a weightage of 148 marks .The level of questions asked from these subjects was easy but lenthy.
  • As per reviews shared by candidates of Byju's Exam Prep the level of Question paper was Moderate to Tough. 
  • Some of the questions were easy and straight like "Law of Gearing" , "Velocity Analysis of Elliptical Trammel " with figure
  • Mechanisms and Machines carried the second most weightage in the examination and level of questions asked from it was moderate .
  • There were questions from Clutch, Slope & Deflection, Casting Solidification time , Some basic questions like " what are basic types of corrosion " & to determine MTTF etc.
  • Many candidates found paper Lenthy so they were no able to find sufficient time to attemt last 1-2 questions.

ESE Mains Mechanical 2021 Exam Analysis for Paper -2 : Difficulty level 

The over all Difficulty level of of Paper - 2 Mechanical Engineering was also Moderate to Tough . Byju's exam Prep has taken reviews from students across examination centres situated across nation. Mechanical Paper -2 for ESE mains 2021 was a bit Lenthy this year for some candidates so it is advisable to candidates to keep a good eye on time limit wise solving mocks for candidates who are going to give exam in upcoming years . 

ESE Mains Mechanical 2021 Paper -2 Analysis : Good Score

As per as candidates who had attempted ESE mains examination 2021 for Mechanical Engineering , if a candidate scores 170 - 180 marks in the paper can find it a good score in the paper so candidate should attempt 200 - 230 marks out of total of 300 marks.

ESE IES Mains Exam Expected Cut Off 2021

The expected cut off for the ESE IES Mains exam 2021 will be updated here . With the help of the ESE Mains exam cut off 2021, you will be able to know the minimum marks that you would need to be able to be shortlisted for the interview however it is expected cut off ( actual results depends on other factors like vacancy , competition level of candidates ,level of papers in particular year ) . Meanwhile, you can check out the previous year cut off for ESE ME mains exam from the link given below. 

Mechanical ( out off 1100)
Year 201920202021*( EXPECTED) 
GEN539585650+ 
OBC529574630+ 
SC450510 560+
ST487543 530+

Check: ESE IES ME Mains Exam Cut Off  

ESE Mechanical Mains Previous Year Papers PDF: Download PDF 

We have provided you with the ESE IES Mains mechanical engineering paper for your reference. You can download ESE Mains ME paper pdf by clicking the link given below. 

ESE IES Mains Exam Question Paper with Year

Paper I

Paper-II

IES 2017 Mechanical engineering question paper

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IES 2018 Mechanical engineering question paper

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IES 2019 Mechanical engineering question paper

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IES 2020 Mechanical engineering question paper

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  • The difficulty level for ESE Mains 2021 for Mechanical Engineering Paper - 1 was Easy to Moderate .

  • The ESE ME Mains expected cut off will be updated here after the completion of the written exam for both Papers .

  • Yes, the ESE ME Cut off varies as per the engineering discipline of the candidates.

  • The ESE ME cut off for 2020 was 624 out of 1100 (Prelims + Mains) for the General category of candidates.

  • Link for downloading answers to mechanical is provided in the article, kindly click on the link for downloading same.

  • Difficulty level of Paper -2 was Moderate to Tough .

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