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SSC JE 2020 Notification, Exam Date, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Cut-Off

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SSC JE 2020: Staff Selection Commission will conduct the open competitive examination to recruit applicants for the posts of Junior Engineers (Civil, Electrical, Mechanical and Quantity Surveying & Contracts) for various Departments/ Organizations in the Government of India.  There is no official notification of SSC JE 2020 till now, but it is expected that the notification for the same will be out by the end of September 2020. As per the latest notification the SSC JE Exam- Paper 1 2019 will be conducted from 27.10.2020 to 30.10.2020.

The selection for the post comprises of three stages that is Paper-I (Computer Based Examination), Paper II (Descriptive Type), and Document verification. Students are advised to regularly check the official website for the latest update of the recruitment. You can get the complete details about SSC JE 2020 from this article.

SSC JE 2020

Staff Selection Commission conducts competitive examination for the recruitment of eligible candidates for the posts for posts of Junior Engineers (Civil, Electrical, Mechanical and Quantity Surveying & Contracts) for various Departments/ Organizations in the Government of India.   As per the latest notification the SSC JE Exam- Paper 1 2019 will be conducted from 27.10.2020 to 30.10.2020. There is no official notification of SSC JE 2020 till now, but it is expected that the notification for the same will be out by the end of September 2020.

The selection for the post comprises of three stages that is Paper-I (Computer Based Examination), Paper II (Descriptive), and Document verification. The admit card will be released before each stage of the examination on the official website. The result will be uploaded for all the four stages separately after the completion of each stage of the exam. Read this article to know the complete detail about the SSC JE 2020.

SSC JE 2020 Exam Dates

The applicants can check the exam dates of the SSC JE 2020 from the table given below:

EventsDates (Tentative)
Notification (Tentative)To be notified soon
Application FormTo be notified soon
Admit CardTo be notified soon
Paper-1 Exam (Tentative)To be notified soon
Paper-1 ResultTo be notified soon
Paper II (Descriptive Type)To be notified soon
Official WebsiteClick here

SSC JE Eligibility Criteria

The applicants can check the eligibility criteria from the table given below:

NationalityThe applicant must be any one of the following: A citizen of India
A subject of Nepal
A subject of Bhutan, and etc
A Tibetan refugee who came over to India, before the 1st January 1962 to permanently settle down in India
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 to permanently settle down in India.
AGE LimitThe maximum age limit of the applicant for the concerned posts varies between 27 to 32 years. There is permissible relaxation in the upper age limit for different categories.
Educational QualificationThe applicants must have completed Degree or Diploma or equivalent in Civil/Electrical/Mechanical Engineering from a recognized University or Institute.

SSC JE Application Process

Part I: Registration

The applicant should follow the steps given below to register:

  • Visit the official website mentioned available in the article
  • Now click on the link “Register Now” for the concerned post
  • Now enter the required details like Basic Details, additional details & contact details, and upload scanned photograph and signature in prescribed format.
  • Then click on “Final Submit” to complete the process of One-Time Registration Form

Part II:  Online Application Process

The applicant should follow the steps given below to apply:

  • Visit the official website mentioned above
  • Then click on “Login” via entering your Registration Number & Password
  • Now click on “Apply” link in the advertised post
  • Then the information will be automatically filled in the application form through One-Time Registration Form.
  • Then fill the other asked details like posts, highest educational qualification, and other details.
  • Now Preview the application form and click on “Submit” Button
  • Now proceed to the payment and pay the application fee online via Debit Cards/Credit Cards/ Internet Banking/Challan
  • You can download, save and print copies of the application form for the future reference.
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SSC JE Application Fees

You can check the application fee based on the previous from the table given below:

Other CategoryRs 100
SC/ST/PWD/WomenNIL

SSC JE Selection Process

The selection process for the post will be conducted in three stages that are as follow:

  • Paper-I- Computer Based Examination
  • Paper-II- Descriptive Test
  • Document Verification

The candidates need to qualify the Paper 1 that is Computer Based Examination to be eligible to appear for the next stage. The candidates will be shortlisted for the next stage on the basis of marks secured in Paper 1 that is Computer Based Examination, and then will be eligible to appear for the next stage that is Paper II- Descriptive Test. After qualifying all both the stages, the applicants will be required to appear and qualify the next stage that is Document Verification to be considered for the final selection.

SSC JE Exam Pattern

Here we will discuss exam pattern of each stages in the tables given below:

Paper-I- Computer Based Examination

  • Type: Objective, Multiple Choice
  • Negative Marking: 0.25  for wrong answers
  • Duration: 2 hours
SubjectNo of QuestionsMaximum Marks
General Awareness5050
General Intelligence and Reasoning5050
Part A General Engineering (Civil & Structural) Or Part B General Engineering (Electrical) Or Part C General Engineering (Mechanical)100100
Total200200

Paper-II Descriptive Type

Type-Descriptive (Written Examination)

Subject NameMaximum MarksDuration
Part A General Engineering (Civil & Structural) Or Part B General Engineering (Electrical) Or Part C General Engineering (Mechanical)3002 Hours

Document Verification

After qualifying both the stages that is Paper-I (Computer Based Examination) and Paper II (Descriptive) the applicants need to appear and qualify the third stage that is Document Verification to be considered for the final selection of the post. The applicants need to carry the follow documents for the document verification process:

  • Recent Passport-size Photographs
  • Valid Photo ID Proof
  • Matriculation/Secondary Certificate
  • Educational Qualification Certificate
  • Experience Certificate
  • Caste/Category Certificate
  • Other Relevant Documents

SSC JE Syllabus

The applicants can check the table given below to know the syllabus for SSC JE 2020:

SubjectSyllabus
General Intelligence and ReasoningVisual Memory, Decision Making, Similarities and Differences, Arithmetical Number Series, Space Visualization, Arithmetical Reasoning and Figural Classification, , Problem Solving, Syllogism, Coding & Decoding, Analysis, Judgment, Relationship Concepts, Analogies, and etc
General AwarenessCurrent Affairs, Static GK, World Events, Culture, General Polity, History, Economic Scene, Sports, Geography,  Indian Constitution, and Scientific Research and etc
Part A (Civil Engineering)Building Materials, Estimating, Soil Mechanics, Hydraulics, Costing and Valuation, Surveying, Irrigation Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Transportation Engineering. Structural Engineering: Theory of Structures, RCC Design, Concrete Technology, Steel Design.
Part B (Electrical Engineering)Basic concepts, Synchronous Machines AC Fundamentals, Measurement and Measuring instruments, Circuit law, Magnetic Circuit, Fractional Kilowatt Motors and single phase induction Motors, Electrical Machines, Generation, Transmission and Distribution, Utilization and Electrical Energy, Estimation and Costing,  Basic Electronics
Part C (Mechanical Engineering)Engineering Mechanics and Strength of Materials, Theory of Machines and Machine Design, Properties of Pure Substances, 1st Law of Thermodynamics, 2nd Law of Thermodynamics, IC Engines Combustion, IC Engine Cooling & Lubrication, Air standard Cycles for IC Engines, IC Engine Performance, 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, Measurement of Flow rate, Fluid Statics, Fluid kinematics, , Measurement of Fluid Pressure, Centrifugal Pumps, Classification of steel, Dynamics of Ideal fluids, basic principles, Hydraulic Turbines.

SSC JE Important Books

There are several books available in the market both in the offline and online mode, it just that the applicant need to select the right source of study in order to qualify this exam. Here we are sharing list of the names of the book which the applicants can consider while applying for the exam:

General Intelligence and Reasoning

Name of the bookAuthor Name
Modern Approach to Verbal & Non Verbal ReasoningR.S Agrawal

General Awareness

Name of the bookAuthor Name
General KnowledgeLucent’s
NCERT Books

General Engineering (Civil & Structural)

Name of the bookAuthor Name
SSC JE Civil & Structural Recruitment Exam Guide 3rd EditionDisha Experts
SSC JE (Civil) Exam Guide for Paper I & II (Civil & Structural)RPH Editorial Board

General Engineering (Electrical)

Name of the bookAuthor Name
Electrical Engineering: Topicwise Conventional Solved PapersMade Easy Editorial Board
SSC JE Electrical exam Guide-Cum-practice WorkbookKiran Prakashan

General Engineering (Mechanical)

Name of the bookAuthor Name
SSC JE (Mechanical) Exam Guide (Popular Master Guide)  RPH Editorial Board
SSC JE Mechanical Engineering Paper 1Arihant Experts

SSC JE Salary Structure

It is very important for the applicants to know the pay scale of the post they are applying for, so they can check the pay scale from the below points:

  • Name of the Post: Junior Engineers (Civil, Electrical, Mechanical and Quantity Surveying & Contracts)
  • Salary: Group B (Non-Gazetted), in Level- 6 (Rs 35400-112400/-)

SSC JE Salary And Allowances Details

SSC JE Admit Card

The admit card will be uploaded by Staff Selection Commission on the official website. The applicants can access the admit card before each stage of the examination. The admit card comprises of Roll No, applicant’s name, and other important and relevant details. The hardcopy of the admit card will not be sent via post at any stage of the exam. The applicants need to download the admit card from the official website via entering their correct credentials. Candidates need to check the official website frequently for the further updates on exam.

Direct Link: Download Admit Card

SSC JE Result

SSC will release the SSC JE Result on the official website. The result will be released for all the four stages separately after the completion of each stage of the exam. The candidates can view and download the result along with the scorecard from the official website. They can check the result via their correct login credentials such as Roll No and other relevant details. The applicants can check the official website frequently for the further updates on exam.

Check SSC JE Result

SSC JE 2020: Previous year Cut off

You can check the table given below to know the previous year cut off of SSC JE Paper-1 for 2018-19:

CategoryCivil EngineeringElectrical/ Mechanical Engineering
SC107.61133.39
ST107.01125.49
OBC122.91149.30
EWS118.99147.47
UR127.40152.16
OH97.45110.55
HH61.6170.39
PWD-Other40.0840.04

Check SSC JE Cut Off List

How to prepare for SSC JE 2020

Here in this article we will provide relevant and important details to the eligible applicants who are willing to appear and qualify the SSC JE 2020. We have discussed below important tips and tricks that can be a great source of guidance to the candidates who are preparing for the exam for the first time or anyone who wants to modify their strategy of the exam preparation. Read more to know the tips and tricks to crack the exam:

  • The applicants should cover and clear the basic concept of each and every topic of all the subjects
  • It’s very important to analyze the previous year cut off and understand the exam pattern and syllabus carefully before starting the preparation of the exam.
  • Candidate need to create a daily schedule and stick to it in a disciplined an effective manner
  • Make the right selection of the important books, mock tests and study material available both online and offline mode. Check the “Important Books” section from this article for further information.
  • Practice mock test on a regular basis to improve the speed and accuracy.

Frequently Asked Questions

When will the notification for SSC JE 2020 be released?

There is no official notification of SSC JE 2020 till now, but it is expected that the notification for the same will be out by the end of September 2020. Check the official website regularly for the further updates on exam.

What is the selection process of SSC JE 2020?

The selection for the post comprises of three stages that is Paper-I (Computer Based Examination), Paper II (Descriptive Type), and Document verification. For more information, the applicants can check the section “Selection Process” mentioned above in the article.

When will admit card for the SSC JE 2020 be released?

The admit card will be released a few days before the exam on the official website. All the eligible applicants have to download it via their correct credentials. Check the official website regularly for the further updates on exam.

Is there any negative marking in the exam of SSC JE 2020- Paper-1?

Yes, there is negative marking for incorrect answers.

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