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SSC JE Syllabus civil :

Subject

Syllabus

General Intelligence & Reasoning

  • Questions on analogies, similarities, 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.
  • Questions designed to test the candidate’s abilities to deal with abstract ideas and symbols and their relationships,
  • Arithmetical computations and other analytical functions.

General Awareness

Questions relating to India and its neighboring countries especially pertaining to History, Culture, Geography, Economic Scene, General Polity and Scientific Research, etc.

General Engineering (Civil)

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.
   
   

Paper 2

Part B – Civil & Structural Engineering

Subject

Syllabus

Building Materials

  • Physical and Chemical properties,
  • classification, standard tests,
  • uses and manufacture/quarrying of materials e.g. building stones, silicate based materials, cement (Portland),
  • asbestos products, timber and wood based products,
  • laminates, bituminous materials, paints, varnishes

Estimating, Costing and Valuation

  • estimate, glossary of technical terms,
  • analysis of rates, methods and unit of measurement,
  • Items of work – earthwork, Brick work (Modular &Traditional bricks),
  • RCC work, Shuttering, Timber work, Painting, Flooring, Plastering.
  • Boundary wall, Brick building, Water Tank, Septic tank, Bar bending schedule,
  • Centre line method, Mid-section formula, Trapezodial formula,
  • Simpson’s rule.
  • Cost estimate of Septic tank, flexible pavements, Tube well, isolates and combined footings, Steel Truss, Piles and pile-caps.
  • Valuation – Value and cost, scrap value, salvage value, assessed value, sinking fund, depreciation and obsolescence, methods of valuation.

Surveying

  • Principles of surveying, measurement of distance, chain surveying, working of prismatic compass,
  • compass traversing, bearings, local attraction,
  • plane table surveying, theodolite traversing, adjustment of theodolite, Levelling,
  • Definition of terms used in levelling, contouring, curvature and refraction corrections,
  • temporary and permanent adjustments of dumpy level,
  • methods of contouring, uses of contour map,
  • tachometric survey, curve setting, earth work calculation, advanced surveying equipment

Soil Mechanics

  • Origin of soil,
  • phase diagram,
  • Definitions-void ratio,
  • porosity, degree of saturation,
  • water content, specific gravity of soil grains, unit weights,
  • density index and interrelationship of different parameters,
  • Grain size distribution curves and their uses.
  • Index properties of soils, Atterberg’s limits, ISI soil classification and plasticity chart. Permeability of soil,
  • coefficient of permeability, determination of coefficient of 12 permeability,
  • Unconfined and confined aquifers, effective stress, quick sand, consolidation of soils,
  • Principles of consolidation, degree of consolidation, pre-consolidation pressure, normally consolidated soil,
  • E-log p curve, computation of ultimate settlement.
  • Shear strength of soils, direct shear test, Vane shear test, Triaxial test.
  • Soil compaction, Laboratory compaction test, Maximum dry density and optimum moisture content, earth pressure theories, active and passive earth pressures,
  • Bearing capacity of soils, plate load test, and standard penetration test.

Hydraulics

  • Fluid properties,
  • hydrostatics,
  • measurements of flow,
  • Bernoulli’s theorem and its application, flow through pipes,
  • flow in open channels,
  • weirs, flumes, spillways, pumps and turbines

Irrigation Engineering

  • Definition, necessity, benefits, effects of irrigation, types and methods of irrigation,
  • Hydrology – Measurement of rainfall, run off coefficient, rain gauge, losses from precipitation – evaporation, infiltration, etc.
  • Water requirement of crops, duty, delta and base period, Kharif and Rabi Crops, Command area, Time factor, Crop ratio, Overlap allowance, Irrigation efficiencies.
  • Different type of canals, types of canal irrigation, loss of water in canals.
  • Canal lining – types and advantages.
  • Shallow and deep to wells, yield from a well.
  • Weir and barrage, Failure of weirs and permeable foundation, Slit and Scour, Kennedy’s theory of critical velocity.
  • Lacey’s theory of uniform flow. Definition of flood, causes and effects, methods of flood control, water logging, preventive measure.
  • Land reclamation, Characteristics of affecting fertility of soils, purposes, methods, description of land and reclamation processes.
  • Major irrigation projects in India

Transportation Engineering

  • Highway Engineering – cross sectional elements, geometric design, types of pavements, pavement materials – aggregates and bitumen, different tests,
  • Design of flexible and rigid pavements – Water Bound Macadam (WBM) and Wet Mix Macadam (WMM), Gravel Road, Bituminous construction,
  • Rigid pavement joint, pavement maintenance, Highway drainage, Railway Engineering- Components of permanent way – sleepers, ballast,
  • Fixtures and fastening, track geometry, points and crossings, track junction, stations and yards.
  • Traffic Engineering – Different traffic survey, speed-flow-density and their interrelationships, intersections and interchanges, traffic signals, traffic operation, traffic signs and markings, road safety

Environmental Engineering

  • Quality of water,
  • source of water supply, purification of water,
  • distribution of water, need of sanitation, sewerage systems,
  • circular sewer, oval sewer, sewer appurtenances,
  • sewage treatments. Surface water drainage.
  • Solid waste management – types, effects, engineered management system.
  • Air pollution – pollutants, causes, effects, control. Noise pollution – cause, health effects, control.
   

Theory of Structures

  • Elasticity constants,
  • types of beams – determinate and indeterminate,
  • bending moment and shear force diagrams of simply supported,
  • cantilever and over hanging beams.
  • Moment of area and moment of inertia for rectangular & circular sections,
  • bending moment and shear stress for tee,
  • channel and compound sections,
  • chimneys, dams and retaining walls

Concrete Technology

  • Properties, Advantages and uses of concrete,
  • cement aggregates, importance of water quality,
  • water cement ratio, workability, mix design,
  • storage, batching, mixing, placement,
  • compaction, finishing and curing of concrete,
  • quality control of concrete, hot weather and cold weather concreting,
  • repair and maintenance of concrete structures

RCC Design

  • RCC beams-flexural strength,
  • shear strength, bond strength,
  • design of singly reinforced and double reinforced beams,
  • Cantilever beams. T-beams, lintels.
  • One way and two way 12 slabs, isolated footings.
  • Reinforced brick works, columns, staircases, retaining wall,
  • water tanks (RCC design questions may be based on both Limit State and Working Stress methods)

Steel Design

  • Steel design and construction of steel columns,
  • beams roof trusses plate girders

Measurement & Measuring Instruments

  • Measurement of power (1 phase and 3 phase, both active and re-active) and energy,
  • 2 wattmeter method of 3 phase power measurement.
  • Measurement of frequency and phase angle.
  • Ammeter and voltmeter (both moving oil and moving iron type), extension of range wattmeter, Multimeters, Megger, Energy meter AC Bridges.
  • Use of CRO, Signal Generator, CT, PT and their uses. Earth Fault detection

 

 

MP Vyapam Sub Engineer Syllabus (civil) :

General Knowledge

  • History – India & World.
  • Geography – India & World.
  • Indian National Movement.
  • Cultural Heritage.
  • General Science.
  • About India.
  • Indian Constitution.
  • Economy.
  • Space & IT.
  • Indian Polity & Governance.
  • Science & Technology etc.

General Hindi

  • Vocabulary.
  • Grammar.
  • Fill in the blanks.
  • Antonyms.
  • Synonyms.
  • Samas.
  • Sandhi.
  • One word substitutions.
  • Muhavare.
  • Idioms and phrases.
  • Comprehension passage etc.

 General English

  • Vocabulary.
  • Grammar.
  • Fill in the blanks.
  • Synonyms.
  • Spot the error.
  • Sentence structure.
  • Antonyms.
  • Detecting Mis-spelt words.
  • Shuffling of sentence parts.
  • Spellings.
  • Shuffling of Sentences in a passage.
  • One word substitutions.
  • Idioms and phrases.
  • Cloze passage.
  • Comprehension passage etc.

 General Mathematics

  • Number System.
  • Data Sufficiency.
  • Decimal & Fractions.
  • Simplification.
  • Percentages.
  • Time and Work.
  • Profit and Loss.
  • Time and Distance.
  • Problems on Ages.
  • Ratio and Proportions.
  • HCF & LCM.
  • Average.
  • Simple & Compound Interest.
  • Mixtures & Allegations.
  • Data Interpretation etc.

 General Intelligence & Reasoning

Madhya Pradesh Vyapam Syllabus for Numerical Aptitude

  • Profit & Loss.
  • Simple Interest & Compound Interest & Surds & Indices.
  • Mixtures & Alligations.
  • Simplification.
  • Ratio & Proportion, Percentage.
  • Data Interpretation.
  • Time & Distance.
  • Work & Time.
  • Mensuration – Cylinder, Cone, Sphere.
  • Number Systems.
  • Sequence & Series.
  • Permutation, Combination & Probability.

  Reasoning

  • Seating Arrangement.
  • Blood Relations.
  • Input Output.
  • Tabulation
  • Coding Decoding.
  • Alphanumeric Series.
  • Data Sufficiency.
  • Ranking/Direction/Alphabet Test.
  • Logical Reasoning.
  • Coded Inequalities.
  • Puzzle
  • Syllogism.

General Science

  • Physics.
  • Chemistry.
  • Biology.
  • Science Topics up to 10th Standard.

Computer Awareness

  • MS Office.
  • MS Word.
  • The MS PowerPoint.
  • MS Excel.
  • Windows.
  • Internet Usage.
  • Computer Software & Hardware etc

 Civil

  • Building Materials.
  • Solid Mechanics.
  • Design of Steel Structures.
  • Design of Concrete & Masonry Structures.
  • Construction Practices, Planning & Management.
  • Fluid Mechanics.
  • Open Channel Flow.
  • Pipe Flow.
  • Hydraulic Machines & Hydro Power.
  • Hydrology.
  • Water Resource Engineering.
  • Surveying.
  • Solid Waste Management.
  • Environmental Engineering.
  • Transportation Engineering etc.

SSC JE Eligibility Criteria  :

The overview for the eligibility criteria of SSC JE has been explained below. Candidates can check the SSC JE eligibility criteria as given in the table below.

Eligibility Conditions

Specifications

Remarks

Nationality

Only a citizen of India, Nepal, Bhutan or a Tibetan refugee who came to India before January 1, 1962 to settle in India and people of Indian Origin who migrated to from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania (Formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar), Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam to settle in India.

Age

The maximum age limit for the candidates is 32 years and the minimum age is 18 years.

Academic Qualification

Degree/diploma in engineering

Educational Qualification

Posts

Educational qualification

Junior Engineer (Civil), CPWD

Diploma in Civil Engineering from a recognized University or Institute.

Junior Engineer (Electrical) CPWD

Diploma in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering from a recognised University or Institute.

(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; and (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; and (II) Two years 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 Passed Intermediate examination in Building and Quantity Surveying Sub Divisional-II of the institute of Surveyors (India).

Junior Engineer (Civil) in Central Water Commission

Degree or Diploma in Civil Engineering from a recognised University or Institution.

Junior Engineer (Mechanical) in Central Water Commission

Degree or Diploma in Mechanical Engineering from a recognised University or Institution.

Junior Engineer (Civil) in Farrakka Barrage Project

Diploma in Civil Engineering from a recognised University or Institute

Junior Engineer (Mechanical) in Farrakka Barrage Project

Diploma in Mechanical Engineering from a recognised University or Institute.

Junior Engineer (Electrical) in Farrakka Barrage Project.

Diploma in Electrical Engineering from a recognised University or Institute.

Junior Engineer (Civil) in Central Water Power Research Station

Diploma in Civil Engineering from a recognised University.

Junior Engineer (Electrical) in Central Water Power Research Station

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, 7 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.

Nationality

A candidate must be either:

(a) a citizen of India, or

(b) a subject of Nepal, or

(c) a subject of Bhutan, or

(d) a Tibetan refugee who came over to India before the 1st January 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India, or

(e) a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania (Formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar), Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.

Any applicants who belongs to the categories (b), (c) and (d) should have a certificate of eligibility issued in his or her favor by Government of India.

A candidate in whose case a certificate of eligibility is necessary may be admitted to the examination but the offer of appointment will be given only after the necessary eligibility certificate has been issued to him by the Government of India.

Age Limit

SSC has also decide the age limit for each post that has been announced under SSC JE .

Post name

Age

Organization

Junior Engineer (Civil)

18- 32 years

Central Water Commission

Junior Engineer (Mech)

18-32 years

Central Water Commission

Junior Engineer (Civil)

18-32 years.

CPWD

Junior Engineer (Civil)

18-27 years

CPWD

Junior Engineer (Civil)

18- 30 years.

Department of Post

Junior Engineer (Electrical and Mechanical)

18- 30 years.

MES

Junior Engineer (Surveying and Contract)

18-27 years

MES

Junior Engineer (Civil)

18- 30 years

MES

Junior Engineer (Electrical / Mechanical)

18- 30 years

Farrakka Barrage (Project)

Junior Engineer (Electrical / Mechanical)

18- 30 years

Farrakka Barrage (Project)

Junior Engineer (Civil)

18- 30 years

Central Water Power Research Station

Junior Engineer (Electrical)

18- 30 years

Central Water Power Research Station

Junior Engineer (Naval Quality Assurance)- Mechanical)

18- 30 years

Date of Quality Assurance (Naval)

Junior Engineer (Naval Quality Assurance)- (Electrical)

18-30 years

Date of Quality Assurance (Naval)

SSC JE Eligibility Relaxations in Age Limit

The criteria for age relaxation under the SSC JE eligibility criteria has been explained below in the table for the convenience of candidates.

Codes

Category

Age-Relaxation Permissible beyond the Upper age limit

1

SC/ST

5 Years

2

OBC

3 Years

3

PH (OH/HH)

10 Years

4

PH (OH/HH) + OBC

13 Years

5

PH (OH/HH) + SC/ST

15 Years

6

Ex-Servicemen (Unreserved / General)

03 years after deduction of the military service rendered from the actual age as on the closing date

7

Ex-Servicemen (OBC)

06 years (3 years + 3 years) after deduction of the military service rendered from the actual age as on the closing date

8

Ex-Servicemen (SC/ ST)

08 years (3 years + 5 years) after deduction of the military service rendered from the actual age as on the closing date

12

Central Govt. Civilian Employees (General/Unreserved) who have rendered not less than 3 years regular and continuous service as on Closing date.

05 Years

13

Central Govt. Civilian Employees (OBC) who have rendered not less than 3 years regular and continuous service as on Closing date.

08 (5+3) years

14

Central Govt. Civilian Employees (SC/ST) who have rendered not less than 3 years regular and continuous service as on Closing date

10 (5+5) years

21

Candidates who had ordinarily been domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir (Unreserved/General)

5 years

22

Candidates who had ordinarily been domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir (OBC)

8 years

23

Candidates who had ordinarily been domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir (SC/ST)

10 years

27

Defence Personnel disabled in operation during hostilities with any foreign country or in a disturbed area and released as a consequence thereof (Unreserved/General)

5 years

28

Defence Personnel disabled in operation 4 during hostilities with any foreign country or in a disturbed area and released as a consequence thereof (OBC)

8 (5+3) years

29

Defence Personnel disabled in operation during hostilities with any foreign country or in a disturbed area and released as a consequence thereof (SC/ST)

10 (5+5) years

SSC JE Exam Pattern :

Paper - I carries 200 marks. The breakup of marks as per different sections in the paper - I is tabulated below:

SUBJECT

MAXIMUM MARKS

General Intelligence and Reasoning

50

General Awareness

50

Part –A General Engineering (Civil & Structural) Or Part-B General Engineering (Electrical) Or Part-C General Engineering (Mechanical)

100

Similarly, paper – II of SSC JE  will be carrying total of 300 marks. The candidates will have to choose subjects, followed by sections as per their area of interest in this paper. Below tabulated are the marks section wise:

SUBJECTS

TOTAL MARKS

Part-A General Engineering (Civil & Structural) OR

Part- B General Engineering (Electrical) OR

Part-C General Engineering (Mechanical)

300

 

MP Vyapam Sub Engineer Exam Pattern:

Exam

Section

Subject

Marks

Questions

Duration

Written Test

I

General Knowledge

200

100

3 Hours

General Hindi

General English

General Mathematics

General Intelligence & Reasoning

General Science

Computer Awareness

II

Concern Discipline

100