SSC JE Syllabus 2020 | Junior Engineer Exam Pattern

Post Title : SSC JE Exam Pattern and Syllabus 2020

Post Date : 07/10/2020 | 2:00:26 PM

Short Information : Selection of SSC Junior Engineer Recruitment 2020 will be made through Objective Type Computer Based Examination (CBE) and Descriptive Type Written Examination. Candidates Who Have Applied for This Examination or If They Want to Apply for this Post Can Go through Its Exam Pattern and Syllabus provided below. To Fill Online Form for Junior Engineer Post, open the link provided here.


SSC JE Syllabus 2020

Staff Selection Commission


Short Details of Exam Structure 

Important Dates

  • Download Admit Card From : To be Notified Later
  • Date of Exam : 22/03/2021 to 25/03/2021

SSC JE Selection Process

Staff Selection Commission will Organize Competitive Examination for Selection of Eligible candidates on Junior Engineer Post. There will be Two Papers in the Process of Examination. Paper-I will be Computer Based Examination and Paper-II will be Written Examination. Marks Scored by Candidates in Paper-I will be Normalized using the Formula Published by the Commission. The Normalized Score will be used to determine Final Merit and Cut Off Marks of Eligible Candidates. Structure of Examination and SSC JE Syllabus are Provided Below this.

Scheme of Examination

  • Paper-I (Computer Based Examination) Objective Type : (200 Marks) – Duration : 2 Hours
  • Paper-II (Written Examination) Descriptive Type : (300 Marks) – Duration : 2 Hours

Paper I (Objective Type)

It will be Computer Based Examination (CBE) of Duration 2 Hours.

Subjects Questions Marks
i) General Intelligence and Reasoning 50 50
ii) General Awareness (GA) 50 50
iii) Part-A : General Engineering (Civil & Structural)


Part-B : General Engineering (Electrical)


Part-C : General Engineering (Mechanical)







Paper-II (Descriptive Type)

It will be written examination of Duration 2 Hours.

Subject Marks
Part-A : General Engineering (Civil & Structural)


Part-B : General Engineering (Electrical)


Part-C : General Engineering (Mechanical)




SSC JE Syllabus 2020

Paper-I (Objective Type):-

General Intelligence & Reasoning : Analogies, Similarities, Differences, Spaces, Visualization, Problem Solving, Analysis, Judgment, Decision Making and others.

General Awareness  : Candidate’s GA of Environment around him and its application to society. Current Event, History, Culture, Geography, Economics Scene, General Policy & Scientific Research.

General Engineering (Civil & Structural, Electrical & Mechanical

Part-A (Civil Engineering) : Building Material, Estimating, Costing and Valuation, Surveying, Soil Mechanics other others.

Part-B (Electrical Engineering) : Basic Concepts, Circuit Law, Magnetic Circuit, AC Fundamentals and Others.

Part-C (Mechanical Engineering) : Theory of Machines and Machine Design, Engineering Mechanics & Strength of Materials, Properties of Pure Substances and others.

Paper-II (Descriptive Type) :-

Part-A (Civil & Structural Engineering)

  • Estimating, Costing and Valuation
  • Surveying
  • Soil Mechanics
  • Hydraulics
  • Irrigation Engineering
  • Transportation Engineering
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Structural Engineering
  • Concrete Technology
  • RCC Design
  • Steel Design

Part-B (Electrical Engineering)

  • 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

Part-C (Mechanical Engineering)

  • Theory of Machines and Machine Design
  • Engineering Mechanics and Strength of Materials
  • Thermal Engineering
  • Properties of Pure Substances
  • 1st Law of Thermodynamics
  • 2nd Law of Thermodynamics
  • Air Standard Cycles for IC Engines
  • Rankine cycle of steam
  • Fluid Mechanics & Machinery
  • Properties & Classification of Fluid
  • Fluid Statics
  • Measurement of Fluid Pressure
  • Fluid Kinematics
  • Dynamics of Ideal Fluids
  • Measurement of Flow rate basic principles
  • Hydraulic Turbines
  • Centrifugal Pumps
  • Performance Production Engineering (Classification of Steel)

  • Candidates are required to Attempt Part-A OR Part-B OR Part-C of General Engineering Subject of Paper I & II which has bee selected as per educational qualification in online application form. Attempting other than selected, their candidature will be rejected.
  • Paper-I will be Set in English as well as in Hindi both Language.
  • There will be Negative Marking in Paper-I, 0.25 Marks for Each Wrong Answer Will be Deducted.
  • To appear for Paper-II, candidates are allowed to bring their own Slide-Rule, Calculator, Logarithm Table and Stem Table. These are not allowed for Paper-I.
  • Answer Key of Paper-I Examination will be uploaded on commission’s website after completion of examination.
  • Paper-II can be answered in either in English or in Hindi. If Candidates Write Some Part of Paper in Hindi and Some Part in English, they will be awarded Zero Marks.
  • Admit Card will be made available regional official website of Staff Selection Commission (SSC).
  • Go through Detailed Notification to know more about SSC JE Syllabus 2020 and Centre of Examination.

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