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Fundamentals of Engineering Examination (FE)

An informative overview of the Fundamentals of Engineering exam (FE) by the NCEES.

What is on the Exam

Most questions on exams are in traditional multiple-choice format. However, exams also use common alternative item types such as 

  • • Multiple correct options—allows multiple choices to be correct 

  •  Point and click—requires examinees to click on part of a graphic to answer 

  • Drag and drop—requires examinees to click on and drag items to match, sort, rank, or label 

  • Fill in the blank—provides a space for examinees to enter a response to the question All questions, including alternative item types, are scored as either correct or incorrect. 

  • No partial credit is given

Practice Exams

  • NCEES offers practice exams. These practice exams contain questions that have been used on past exams and questions written just for study materials to give you extra practice.

  • The NCEES practice exams now come in paperback print copies. Online practice exams are no longer available. If you have already purchased an online practice exam, you will have access to the exam until the exam is completed or until your purchased time expires.

  • The cost of these practice material vary from test to test, but the normal starting price is $19.95.

Exam Prep

Below we have listed a link to 39 paid and free FE exams prep materials.

Free & Paid FE Exam Prep Resources


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