JPSC AE Syllabus 2020 – 21 | Assistant Engineer ( Civil, Mechanical & Electrical ) Exam Pattern

JPSC Combined Assistant Engineer ( Civil & Mechanical ) & Electrical Exam Syllabus is discussed on this page. The applicants who are preparing to sit for the JPSC AE Examination shall find the information helpful. Jharkhand PSC has announced the AE Examination for Civil, Mechanical & Electrical during the year 2019. On the announcement, the job aspirants have submitted the application to appear for the test. Hence, the need of the JPSC AE Exam Pattern and Syllabus is inevitable. Thus the Jharkhand PSC Assistant Engineer Examination Syllabus with the Exam Pattern is ready here for the aspirants.

JPSC Assistant Engineer Admit Card 2020 -21

Recruitment AuthorityJharkhand Public Service Commission
Exam NameAssistant Engineer ( Civil & Mechanical ) & Electrical Recruitment
Advertisement Number05/2019 & 8/2019
Total Vacancies637 Posts & 6 Posts
Selection ProcessPreliminary, Mains & Interview
CategoryExam Syllabus

JPSC AE Exam Pattern Details

Jharkhand PSC will conduct the Prelims Examination at the start of the selection. Thereafter, the mains & final exam will be concluded. The Exam Pattern Overview of all of the tests are as discussed below for the aspirants –

JPSC AE ( Civil & Mechanical ) Prelims Exam Pattern

Jharkhand conducted AE Preliminary Exam of (Civil & Mechanical) will have two papers on OMR sheet. The Prelims questions will be objective in nature and it is divided into Paper I and Paper-II. Each of the paper will have a time duration of 2 hours each while the number of questions for each will be 100.

Paper IGeneral Studies – 100 Qs100
Paper IIEngineering Subjects – 100 Qs200
  • Paper I Questions will be in Hindi & English.
  • Paper-II Questions will only be in English.
  • Preliminary Exam Score will not be considered for the final selection.

JPSC AE ( Civil & Mechanical ) & Electrical Mains Exam Pattern

Jharkhand PSC AE ( Civil & Mechanical ) & Electrical Mains Written Examination will have two sections – Section I & Section II. Section I will consist of objective questions while Section II of the Exam will have conventional papers (descriptive in nature). Both the sections will cover the entire syllabus of relevant engineering viz. Civil, Mechanical & Electrical. The details of the Mains Examination subjects, exam duration & allotted marks are as under –

SubjectsDurationMax. Marks
Section – I Objective Papers
1. General Ability Test
(Part A: General English)
(Part B: General Studies)
2 hours200
2. Relevant Engineering – Paper I2 hours200
3. Relevant Engineering – Paper II2 hours200
Section – II Conventional Papers
4. Relevant Engineering – Paper I3 hours300
5. Relevant Engineering – Paper II3 hours300
  • Candidates must answer Conventional Papers in English.
  • The Question Papers will be set in English only.
  • Candidates must qualify in Section I as per commission announced cut off, failure to which the Section II will not be evaluated.
  • Candidates can carry battery-operated calculator for conventional papers only.
  • Only the International System of numerals ( 1,2.3,4, etc) is allowed on the answer sheet.

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JPSC AE Syllabus (Civil & Mechanical) / Electrical Exam

Jharkhand AE Syllabus according to the posts is discussed here. The applicants during the course of preparation can refer to the topics shared here to get the exam overview, marking scheme & other related details. The topics wise JPSC Assistant Engineer ( Civil, Mechanical & Electrical is listed as follows –

General English Syllabus

  • Synonyms
  • Antonyms
  • Spelling /detecting misspelt words
  • Idioms & phrases
  • Preposition
  • Spot the error
  • One word substitution
  • Improvement of sentences
  • Active/passive voice of verbs
  • Conversion into Direct/indirect narration
  • Shuffling of sentence parts
  • Shuffling of sentences in a passage
  • Cloze passage &
  • Comprehension passage.

General Studies Syllabus

  • General Awareness
  • Current events
  • India and its Neighbouring countries
  • History of India
  • Culture of India
  • Geography
  • Economic Scene
  • General Policy &
  • Scientific Research
  • Prizes & Ceremonies
  • Important Dates

Jharkhand PSC AE Civil Engineering Syllabus

The Civil Engineering Papers will cover the following topics on which the questions will be asked during the test.

For Paper I of Objective & conventional type papers
  • Building Materials
  • Solid Mechanics
  • Structural Analysis
  • Design of Steel Structure
  • Design of concrete & masonry structures
  • Construction Practice, Planning & Management
For Paper II of both Objective & conventional type papers
  • Fluid Mechanics, open channel flow, pipe flow.
  • Hydraulic machines & hydro power
  • Hydrology
  • Water Resources Engineering
  • Water Supply Engineering
  • Waste Water Engineering
  • Solid Waste Management
  • Soil Mechanics
  • Foundation Engineering
  • Surveying
  • Transportation Engineering

Jharkhand PSC AE Mechanical Engineering Syllabus

JPSC AE Civil Engineering Papers will cover the following topics on which the questions will be asked during the test.

For Paper I of Objective & conventional type papers
  • Thermodynamics, Cycles and IC Engines
  • Heat Transfer, Refrigeration and Air-conditioning.
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Fluid Machinery and Steam Generators
For Paper II of both Objective & conventional type papers
  • Theory of Machines
  • Machine Design
  • Strength of Materials
  • Engineering Materials
  • Production Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Elements of computation

JPSC AE Electrical Engineering Syllabus

The applicant appearing for JPSC AE Electrical Exam shall find the questions on the following topics –

For Paper I
  • Electric Circuit
  • Electro Magnetic Theory
  • Material Science ( Electric Material)
  • Electrical Measurement
  • Components of estimation
For Paper II
  • Power Equipment and Methodology
  • Control System
  • Electronic and Communication

Official JPSC Assistant Engineer Syllabus PDF Link

The exam participants can follow the download link of JPSC AE Syllabus PDF to get the complete details of the exam topics as per Jharkhand PSC Notification.

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FAQ on JPSC Assistant Engineer Syllabus

What is the total marks of the JPSC AE Prelims Examination?

300 is the total marks in the prelims stage.

How may papers are there in JPSC Assistant Engineer Mains Exam?

Candidates have to appear for Five Papers at this stage.

Is there any negative marks in Prelims Exam?

No, there is no negative marks for wrong answer.

Can I get the JPSC AE Syllabus in PDF?

Yes, the download link is enclosed on this page for aspirants.