SSC JE 2020 Exam NOTIFICATION
SSC JE 2020: Staff Selection Commission gives notification for Junior Engineer examination in the month of August every year. Through the notification, the exam conducting authority will recruit the candidates for the Post of Junior Engineer into Various Departments of government. Before applying for the SSC JE 2020-21 examination, one needs to collect complete and important info such as Application Form, Exam Dates, Eligibility Criteria, Exam Pattern, Exam Mode etc.
SSC JE 2020-21 Important Dates
|Notification Release Date||01.10.2020|
|Last Date to Apply Online||30.10.2020|
|SSC JE 2020-21 Tier I Admit Card||March 2020|
|Commencement of SSC JE 2020-21 Tier I Exam||22.03.2021 to 25.03.2021|
|Commencement of SSC JE 2020-21 Tier II Exam||To be notified later|
SSC JE 2020 Eligibility
SSC JE 2020 aspirants need to make sure they qualify the required eligibility criteria given on the official website. Eligibility criteria for SSC JE is divided into various subsections like educational qualifications, age limit and nationality. Following are the SSC JE-2020 eligibility criteria for various positions.
Reservation for SC/ ST/ OBC/ ExS / PH etc. categories is available as per the extant Govt.
The available posts are identified as suitable for the following category:
Suffering from disabilities of (40%) and above.
One Arm (OA)
One Leg (OL)
Hearing Handicapped (HH)
Nationality/citizenship: A candidate must be either:
(a) A citizen of India, or
(b) A subject of Nepal, or
(c) A subject of Bhutan, or
(d) Tibetan Refugee who came to India before January 1, 1962
(e) An Indian who migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East Africa countries.
As per Educational Qualification
|Junior Engineer (Civil), CPWD||Diploma in Civil Engineering from a recognised University or Institute|
|Junior Engineer (Electrical) CPWD||Diploma in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering from a recognised University or Institute.|
|Junior Engineer (Civil), Department of Posts||three years Diploma or equivalent in Civil Engineering from an institution recognized by the Central Government or the State Government.|
|(a) Junior Engineer (Civil), MES (b) Junior Engineer (Electrical & Mechanical), MES (c)Junior Engineer (QS&C), MES||Degree in Civil Engineering from a recognised University or-
I)Three years Diploma in Civil Engineering from a recognised Institute or University or Board &
(II) Two years’ experience in Planning, Execution and Maintenance of Civil Engineering works.
Degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering from a recognised University or-
(I) Three years diploma in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering from a recognised Institute or University or Board &
(II) Two years’ of experience in Planning, Execution and Maintenance of Electrical or Mechanical Engineering works.
3 years Diploma in Civil engineering from a recognised institute / University / Board or equivalent or-
(i)Passed Intermediate examination in Building and Quantity Surveying Sub Divisional-II of the institute of Surveyors (India).
|Junior Engineer (Civil) in Central Water Commission||Possess a Degree or Diploma in Civil Engineering from a recognised University or Institution|
|Junior Engineer (Mechanical) in Central Water Commission||Possess a Degree or Diploma in Mechanical Engineering from a recognised University or Institution.|
|Junior Engineer (Civil) in Farrakka Barrage Project||Possess a Diploma in Civil Engineering from a recognised University or Institute|
|Junior Engineer (Mechanical) in Farrakka Barrage Project||Possess a Diploma in Mechanical Engineering from a recognised University or Institute.|
|Junior Engineer (Electrical) in Farrakka Barrage Project.||Possess a Diploma in Electrical Engineering from a recognised University or Institute.|
|Junior Engineer (Civil) in Central Water Power Research Station||Possess a Diploma in Civil Engineering from a recognised University.|
|Junior Engineer (Electrical) in Central Water Power Research Station||Possess a Diploma in Electrical Engineering from a recognised University.|
|Junior Engineer (Mechanical) Date of Quality Assurance Naval||Diploma in Mechanical Engineering from any recognised University / Institution; and Two years’ experience in respective fields i.e. –
Either of the field quality assurance/quality control/ production/manufacturing and testing of marine engineering propulsion systems including turbines, power generation equipment, hydraulic system, as conditioning/refrigeration, pumps values, gears and gear trains, boilers, cranes/winches/load handling devices etc. including knowledge of various standard and their interpretation
|Junior Engineer (Electrical) Date of Quality Assurance Naval||Diploma in Electrical Engineering from any recognised University/Institution; and Two years’ experience in respective fields i.e.-
Either of the field quality assurance / quality control / production / manufacturing and testing of switch gears, cables, converters, light and light fittings, motors, generators, drives and control systems, airfield lighting equipment, Electronics / Radar / Radio / Telecommunication equipment electro hydraulic system, programmable logic controller based systems, printed circuit boards / instrumentation, software development and validation, network control system etc. including knowledge of various standard and their interpretation.
Note: Candidates need to complete their Degree/Diploma before 01 September every year.
As per the age limit
|Department||Post Name||Age as on 1st August|
|Central Water Commission||Junior Engineer(Civil, Mtech)||Not exceeding 32 years|
|CPWD||Junior Engineer(Civil, Electrical)||Not exceeding 32 years|
|Department of Post||Junior Engineer(Civil, Electrical)||18-27 years|
|MES||Junior Engineer(Civil, Electrical and Mechanical)||Not exceeding 30 years|
|MES||Junior Engineer(Surveying and Contract)||18-27 years|
Candidates should note that their Date of Birth should match as recorded in the High school and 10+2 / Certificate or an equivalent certificate. Then only the application will be accepted by the Commission for determining the age and no subsequent request for its change will be considered or granted. Candidates are advised to opt only for such posts for which they meet the eligibility criteria. Permissible relaxation of upper age limit prescribed is mentioned below. Category Codes for claiming age relaxation as on date of reckoning:-
|OBC/ Ex-Servicemen + Gen||3 years|
|PH (OH/HH) + Gen||10 years|
|PH(OH/HH) + OBC||13 years|
|PH(OH/HH) + SC/ST||15 years|
|Ex-Servicemen +OBC||6 years|
|Ex-Servicemen + SC/ ST||8 years|
SSC JE 2020 Application Fee
Candidates are required to pay Rs. 100/- as their application fee for SSC JE 2018-19 Exam. Female Candidates, Ex. Servicemen and Candidates belonging to reserved categories are exempted from paying the application fee for SSC JE 2019 Exam. The fee can be paid both online (net banking/debit card/credit card) and offline (e-challan).
SSC JE 2020 Exam Pattern
SSC JE 2019 Exam will be conducted in two phases. Paper 1 will be of 200 marks and paper 2 will be of 300 marks. Both paper 1 and paper 2 are Multiple Choice Questions. 0.25 marks will be deducted for every question attempted wrong by a candidate in both the papers.According to the recent Exam Pattern, candidates appearing for the post of JE (civil), JE (quantity surveying & contract) should attempt Part A (civil & structural) of paper I & II.
On the other hand,candidates appearing for JE (electrical) need to attempt Part B (electrical) & the candidates appearing for JE (mechanical) need to attempt Part C (mechanical) of Paper I & II.
|Paper||Sections Asked||Maximum Marks||Duration|
|Paper – I||General Awareness||
|General Intelligence and Reasoning||
|Part A- General Engineering (civil & structural)||
|Part B- General Engineering (electrical)|
|Part C- General Engineering (mechanical)|
|Paper – II||Part A- General Eng. (civil & structural)||
SSC JE 2020 Syllabus
- General Intelligence and Reasoning
- General Awareness
- Technical Subjects (Electrical, Mechanical, Civil & Structural
Let’s have a look at the detailed syllabus for all these sections separately:
|General Intelligence and Reasoning||General Awareness|
Differences, Space Visualization
Problem Solving, Analysis
judgment, Decision Making
Visual Memory, Discrimination
Observation, Relationship Concepts
Arithmetical Reasoning, Verbal And Figure Classification
Arithmetical Number Series Etc
Abstract Ideas And Symbols And Their Relationships
Other Analytical Functions.
India and its neighboring countries
General Polity and Scientific Research, etc
• Basic concepts. • Circuit law. • Magnetic Circuit. • AC Fundamentals. • Measurement and Measuring Instruments. • Electrical Machines. • Fractional Kilowatt Motors and single phase induction Motors. • Synchronous Machines. • Generation. • Transmission and Distribution. • Estimation and Costing. • Utilization and Electrical Energy. • Basic Electronics.
• Building Materials. • Estimating, Costing, and Valuation. • Surveying. • Soil Mechanics. • Hydraulics. • Irrigation Engineering. • Transportation Engineering. • Environmental Engineering.
• Theory of Structures. • Concrete Technology. • RCC Design, Steel Design.
Classroom Lecture Schedule
Mon, Wed, Fri
06:30 p.m. – 08.30 p.m.
Sun & Public Holidays
9.00 am.-1.00 pm.
Mon, Wed, Fri
05.00 P.m. – 07.00 P.m.
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