SSC JE Syllabus 2017 Available – Check Junior Engineer Paper 1 & 2 Exam Pattern


SSC JE Syllabus 2017

Finally a hassle and most awaited moment is over and the Staff Selection Commission is going to conduct an online Computer Based Open Competitive Recruitment Examination for the Post of Junior Engineers for the various government Departments. So now all the candidates who are eligible had applied already. Thereafter aspirants it is very formest to knowing the Exam Pattern and Syllabus of the Examination. So we are here discussing the detailed of SSC JE Syllabus for one by one of each paper 1 and 2 as below.

SSC Junior Engineer 2017 Paper 1 Exam Date:- 05th to 08th January 2018

The Staff Selection Commission has been disclosed the final SSC Junior Engineer Syllabus and Exam Pattern for the both Tier and Tier 2 examination. Now candidates are searching for the same elsewhere. We are here providing the detailed syllabus and exam pattern for each topica and subject wise. So aspirants should now worry and make your exam preparation strategy to following the syllabus and examination scheme was proposed by the commission.

SSC Junior Engineer Syllabus

All the aspirants are now preparing for the SSC JE Examination very hard. The competition is going to very tough this year of huge applicants applied for the examination. So all the aspirants who want to get through this examination want to strategize in very good manners. So first of all the candidates must go through the SSC JE Syllabus for both Paper 1 and Paper 2 examination. Candidates also familiar with the Examination Pattern of the JEN Exam. Therefore we are here discussing the detailed Exam Syllabus and Pattern of both Pre and Mains examination as below.

SSC JE Syllabus

SSC JE Exam Pattern

The SSC Junior Engineer Exam is going to conduct in the following Scheme. The Examination is conducted two Papers as per Tier 1 and Tier 2 examination. The details Scheme of Exam as below.

Paper-I:- Computer Based Examination (Objective Type)
Paper-II:- Written Examination (Descriptive Type)

SSC JE Exam Pattern (Paper 1)

Paper-I (Objective Type) Computer Based Online Subject No Of Questions Max Marks Time
(i) General Intelligence and Reasoning 50 50 2 Hours
(ii)General Awareness 50 50
Civil & Structural Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
100  100

The SSC JE Exam Pattern Paper 1 is organise online at computer based mode. It was consist an Objective Type multiple choice Question Paper.

SSC JE Exam Pattern (Paper 2)

Paper-II (Descriptive Type)
Pen Paper Based Mode
Subject Max. Marks Time
Part-A (General Engineering)
Civil & Structural
Part-B (General Engineering) Electrical
Part-C (General Engineering)
300  2 hours

Note :

  • There will be 0.25 marks of negative marking of the each wrong answer.
  • The Paper 1 and 2 are for General Engineering, so candidates are required to attempt only the part as option of application form filled.
  • The candidates appearing for the post of Junior Engineer (Civil), Junior Engineer(Quantity Surveying & Contract) should attempt Part A (Civil & Structural) of Paper-I and Paper-II and the candidates appearing for the post of Junior Engineer (Electrical) should attempt Part-B (Electrical) and those appearing for the post of Junior Engineer (Mechanical) should attempt Part C (Mechanical) of Paper-I and Paper-II both
  • If candidates failed in the subject you choose which his/her answer sheet of Paper-II will not be evaluated at any conditions.

SSC JE Syllabus

The Detailed Indicative SSC JE Syllabus for the both Tier 1 and Tier 2 Paper Exam is proposed by the commission. Here is the Topic wise and Subject wise as separately for Paper I & II as indicated below.


(i) General Intelligence & Reasoning:– The General Intelligence and Reasoning syllabus would include questions of both verbal and nonverbal type. The test may include questions on the following Topics of subjects.

  • Analogies
  • Similarities
  • Differences
  • Space Visualization
  • Problem Solving
  • Analysis
  • Judgement
  • Decision Making
  • Visual Memory
  • Discrimination
  • Observation
  • Relationship Concepts
  • Arithmetical Reasoning
  • Verbal and Figure Classification
  • Arithmetical Number Series
  • Arithmetical Computations

(ii) General Awareness:– This subject includes questions relating to the General Knowledge and Awareness of India and its neighbouring countries especially pertaining to the following topics

  • History
  • Culture
  • Geography
  • Economic Scene
  • General Polity and Scientific Research

(iii) General Engineering (Civil and Structural), (Electrical & Mechanical):

Part A:- (Civil Engineering)

Building Materials, Estimating, Costing and Valuation, Surveying, Soil Mechanics, Hydraulics, Irrigation Engineering, Transportation Engineering, Environmental Engineering.
Structural Engineering: Theory of Structures, Concrete Technology, RCC Design, Steel Design.
Part-B:- (Electrical Engineering)

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.

Part-C:- (Mechanical Engineering)
Theory of Machines and Machine Design, Engineering Mechanics and Strength of Materials, Properties of Pure Substances, 1st Law of Thermodynamics, 2nd Law of Thermodynamics, Air standard Cycles for IC Engines, IC Engine Performance, IC Engines Combustion, IC Engine Cooling & Lubrication, Rankine cycle of System, Boilers, Classification, Specification, Fitting & Accessories, Air Compressors & their cycles, Refrigeration cycles, Principle of Refrigeration Plant, Nozzles & Steam Turbines. Properties & Classification of Fluids, Fluid Statics, Measurement of Fluid Pressure, Fluid kinematics, Dynamics of Ideal fluids, Measurement of Flow rate, basic principles, Hydraulic Turbines, Centrifugal Pumps, Classification of steels.


Civil Engineering: The Following topics are included for the Civil Engineering subject as

  • Building Materials
  • Estimating, Costing and Valuation
  • Surveying
  • Soil Mechanics
  • Hydraulics
  • Irrigation Engineering
  • Transportation Engineering
  • Environmental Engineering

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Structural Engineering: The Topic wise syllabus for the Structural engineering is followed below

  • Theory of structures
  • Concrete Technology
  • RCC Design
  • Steel Design

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Electrical Engineering: Here is the topics wise syllabus for EE Subject as Topics wise below

  • Basic concepts
  • Circuit law
  • Magnetic Circuit
  • AC Fundamentals
  • Measurement and measuring instruments
  • Electrical Machines
  • Synchronous Machines
  • Generation, Transmission and Distribution
  • Estimation and costing
  • Utilization of Electrical Energy
  • Basic Electronics

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Part- C:
Mechanical Engineering:– The Following topics are consist of the mechanical engineering as followed below.

  • Theory of Machines and Machine Design
  • Engineering Mechanics and Strength of Materials
  • Thermal Engineering
  • Fluid Mechanics & Machinery
  • Production Engineering

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SSC JE Selection Procedure

We have discussed detailed SSC JE Syllabus and Exam Scheme for both Paper I and II. So now candidates must be keep in mind and prepare hard to get through this nail biting exam. The Candidates will be shortlisted and recommended for appointment by the Commission on the purely basis of

  1. The Total marks obtained in the Tier 1 & 2 Papers.
  2. Post Preference as indicated in application form.

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