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SSC JE Notification 2022: The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has released the official notification for SSC JE on August 12, 2022. The online application process is started on the same day and the exam is expected to be conducted in November 2022. Candidates can check the official notification for the exam on the official website – ssc.nic.in.
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The SSC conducts the SSC JE (Junior Engineer) Exam to hire Junior Engineers for the Government of India’s various Ministries, Departments, and Organisations. The total vacancies for the SSC JE 2022 exam is yet to be announced by the conducting body. This articles have provided all the important details related to the exam. Read on to know more about SS JE notification 2022.
According to the SSC Calendar 2022, the official announcement for the SSC Junior Engineer (Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, and Quantity Surveying and Contract) Examination 2022 was released on August 12, 2022. Click on the below link to download the official notification pdf:
Take a look at an overview of SSC JE 2021-22:
|Name of the Exam||Staff Selection Commission Junior Engineers Examination 2022|
|Conducting Body||Staff Selection Commission (SSC)|
|Exam Type||National Level|
|Frequency of the Exam||Annual|
|Posts Offered||Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, and Quantity Surveying & Contract|
|Mode of Application||Online|
|Mode of Exam||CBT (Computer Based Test) Paper I and Offline Paper II|
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The table below provides an overview of the SSC JE Exam dates for the year 2022:
|Events||SSC JE Important Dates|
|SSC JE 2022 Notification Release Date||August 12, 2022|
|Application Start Date||August 12, 2022|
|Last Date to Apply||September 02, 2022|
|SSC Tier-I Admit Card 2022||To Be Notified|
|Commencement of Tier-I Exam||November 2022|
|SSC JE Tier-I Result & Cut-Off||To Be Notified|
|SSC JE Tier-II Admit Card||To Be Notified|
|Commencement of Tier-II Exam||To Be Notified|
Let us now look at the different Junior Engineer posts in various Ministries/ Departments/ Organizations in the Government of India:
|Border Road Organization (BRO)||Junior Engineer (Civil)|
|Border Road Organization (BRO)||Junior Engineer (Electrical &|
|Central Public Works Department (CPWD)||Junior Engineer (Civil)|
|Central Public Works Department (CPWD)||Junior Engineer (Electrical)|
|Central Water and Power Research Station||Junior Engineer (Civil)|
|Central Water and Power Research Station||Junior Engineer (Electrical)|
|Central Water and Power Research Station||Junior Engineer (Mechanical)|
|Central Water Commission||Junior Engineer (Civil)|
|Central Water Commission||Junior Engineer (Mechanical)|
|Directorate of Quality Assurance (Naval)||Junior Engineer (Mechanical)|
|Directorate of Quality Assurance (Naval)||Junior Engineer (Electrical)|
|Farakka Barrage Project||Junior Engineer (Civil)|
|Farakka Barrage Project||Junior Engineer (Electrical)|
|Farakka Barrage Project||Junior Engineer (Mechanical)|
|Military Engineer Services (MES)||Junior Engineer (Civil)|
|Military Engineer Services (MES)||Junior Engineer (Electrical &|
|National Technical Research Organization (NTRO)||Junior Engineer (Civil)|
|National Technical Research Organization (NTRO)||Junior Engineer (Electrical)|
|National Technical Research Organization (NTRO)||Junior Engineer (Mechanical)|
SSC has not yet released the SSC JE 2022 vacancies. SSC will release the SSC Junior Engineer Recruitment vacancies on the official website at a later stage. Check the steps to download the SSC JE vacancies below:
Candidates must ensure that they meet the SSC JE eligibility criteria as set by the officials. Check the SSC Junior Engineer Eligibility Criteria below:
A candidate should be either:
Note: Candidates belonging to categories b, c, d, and e above shall be a person in whose favor a certificate of eligibility has been issued by the Government of India.
The upper age limit for candidates is 30 to 32 years. For several posts, it is 30 years and for a few others, it is 32 years. Check the post-wise age limit criteria as of January 01, 2022, from the table below:
|Organisation & Post||Age Limit|
|Border Road Organization – JE (Civil/ Electrical/ Mechanical)||Up to 30 years|
|Central Water and Power Research Station – JE (Civil/ Electrical/ Mechanical)||Up to 30 years|
|Directorate of Quality Assurance (Naval) – JE (Electrical/ Mechanical)||Up to 30 years|
|Farakka Barrage Project – JE (Civil/ Electrical/ Mechanical)||Up to 30 years|
|Military Engineer Services (MES) -JE (Civil/ Electrical/ Mechanical)||Up to 30 years|
|National Technical Research Organization (NTRO) – JE (Civil/ Electrical/ Mechanical)||Up to 30 years|
|Central Public Works Department (CPWD) – JE (Civil/ Electrical)||Up to 32 years|
|Central Water Commission – JE (Civil/ Mechanical)||Up to 32 years|
Note: The upper age limit criteria is relaxed for candidates belonging to certain reserved categories. Check the SSC JE age relaxation criteria from below:
|SC/ ST||5 years|
|Persons with Disabilities (PwD)||10 years|
|PwD + OBC||13 years|
|PwD + SC/ ST||15 years|
|Ex-Servicemen (ESM)||3 years after deduction of the military service rendered from the actual age.|
|Defence Personnel disabled in operation during hostilities with any foreign country or in a disturbed area and released as a consequence thereof.||3 years (or)|
8 years (SC/ ST)
SSC has released different eligibility criteria for different posts. Check post-wise educational qualification from the table below:
Border Roads Organization – JE (Civil/ Electrical/ Mechanical)
CPWD – JE (Civil/ Electrical)
Central Water Power Research Station – JE (Civil/ Electrical/ Mechanical)
Central Water Commission – JE (Civil/ Mechanical)
Directorate of Quality Assurance (Naval) – (Mechanical/ Electrical)
Farakka Barrage Project – JE (Civil/ Electrical/ Mechanical)
Military Engineering Services (MES) – JE (Civil/ Electrical/ Mechanical)
National Technical Research Organization (NTRO) – JE (Civil/ Electrical/ Mechanical)
SSC JE Application Process consists of three stages namely, ‘Online Registration’, ‘Filling of Application Form’, and ‘Fee Payment. Check out the steps to apply online for the upcoming SSC JE exam as listed below:
Filling of Application Form
Scanned Photograph & Signature Details
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Candidates will have to pay the SSC JE application fee to complete the application process. The application fee is non-refundable.
Check the fee details from below:
|SC/ ST/ PWD/ ESM & Female Candidates||Nil|
|All others||Rs. 100/-|
SSC JE Syllabus covered for Paper 1 & Paper 2 have variations and an indicative syllabus is released along with the SSC JE official notification. The SSC JE Paper 1 Syllabus has the following sections:
The General Intelligence & Reasoning and General Awareness section are common for all candidates belonging to any engineering branch. Whereas, the General Engineering section has a separate syllabus for different Engineering streams. Check the detailed syllabus from the link given below.
SSC JE 2022 has a two-stage selection procedure- Tier I (Paper 1) and Tier II (Paper 2). Tier I is a Computer Based Objective Test while Tier II is an Offline Written Descriptive Test. Applicants need to clear Tier I to appear for Tier II. The SSC JE Exam Pattern for both stages are as under:
|Sections||No. of Questions||Maximum Marks|
|General Intelligence & Reasoning||50||50|
|Part A- General Engineering (Civil & Structural) Or |
Part B- General Engineering (Electrical) Or
Part C- General Engineering (Mechanical)
|Section||Maximum Marks||Time Duration|
|Part A- General Engineering (Civil & Structural) Or Part B- General Engineering (Electrical) Or Part C- General Engineering (Mechanical)||300||Composite Time Duration of 3 Hours|
SSC JE Hall Ticket for Paper 2 will be released on the official website of SSC 10-15 days before the exam date. Applicants are advised to download SSC JE Admit Card as soon as it is out to avoid any last-minute technical snag. SSC JE 2022 Hall Ticket will be available online and no offline copy for the same will be delivered to applicants via post or by any other means. Candidates will have to enter their ‘Registration Number’ and ‘Date of Birth’ to download the SSC JE admit card.
While filling out the SSC JE Application Form, candidates are given the option of selecting their preferred examination centre. The following is a list of SSC JE exam centres:
|Region (State/ Union Territory)||Examination Centers|
|Central Region (CR) Bihar and Uttar Pradesh||Bhagalpur, Darbhanga, Muzaffarpur, Patna, Purnea, Agra, Aligarh, Allahabad, Bareilly, Gorakhpur, Jhansi, Kanpur, Lucknow, Meerut, Moradabad, Varanasi.|
|Eastern Region (ER) Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Jharkhand, Odisha, Sikkim, and West Bengal||Port Blair, Bokaro, Dhanbad, Jamshedpur, Ranchi, Balasore, Behrampur-Ganjam, Bhubaneshwar, Cuttack, Rourkela, Sambalpur, Gangtok, Asansol, Hooghly, Kalyani, Kolkata, Siliguri.|
|Karnataka, Kerala Region (KKR) Lakshadweep, Karnataka, and Kerala||Belgaum, Bengaluru, Hubli, Gulbarga, Mangalore, Mysore, Shimoga, Udupi. Ernakulam, Kannur, Kollam, Kottayam, Kozhikode, Thrissur, Thiruvananthapuram, Kavaratti.|
|Madhya Pradesh Sub-Region (MPR) Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh||Bhilai Nagar, Bilaspur, Raipur, Bhopal, Gwalior, Indore, Jabalpur, Sagar, Satna, Ujjain.|
|North Eastern Region (NER) Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, and Tripura.||Itanagar, Dibrugarh, Guwahati (Dispur), Jorhat, Silchar, Tejpur, Imphal, Shillong, Aizwal, Kohima, Agartala.|
|Northern Region (NR) Delhi, Rajasthan, and Uttarakhand||Delhi NCR, Ajmer, Bikaner, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Sikar, Udaipur. Dehradun, Haldwani, Roorkee.|
|North Western Sub-Region (NWR) Chandigarh, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, and Punjab||Chandigarh, Hamirpur, Shimla, Jammu, Leh, Srinagar (J&K), Amritsar, Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Mohali, Patiala|
|Southern Region (SR) Andhra Pradesh, Puducherry, Tamil Nadu, and Telangana.||Chirala, Guntur, Kakinada, Kurnool, Nellore, Rajahmundry, Tirupati, Vijaywada, Vishakhapatnam, Vizianagaram, Puducherry, Chennai, Coimbatore, Madurai, Salem, Tiruchirapalli, Tirunelveli, Vellore, Hyderabad, Karimnagar, Warangal.|
|Western Region (WR) Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Daman and Diu, Goa, Gujarat, and Maharashtra||Panaji, Ahmedabad, Anand, Gandhinagar, Mehsana, Rajkot, Surat, Vadodara, Amravati, Aurangabad, Jalgaon, Kolhapur, Mumbai, Nagpur, Nanded, Nashik, Navi Mumbai, Pune.|
The following is a list of books that have proven beneficial to SSC JE exam candidates over the years:
|A Modern Approach to Logical Reasoning||R.S. Aggrawal|
|SSC JE Electrical Engineering – Topic-wise Conventional Solved Papers||Made Easy Publications|
|SC JE Mechanical Engineering Previous Year Topic-wise Solved Papers||Made Easy Publications|
|A Modern Approach to Verbal and Non-verbal Reasoning||R.S. Aggrawal|
|SSC JE (CPWD/CWC/MES) General Intelligence & Reasoning and General Awareness||G.K. Publication|
|SSC JE Civil Engineering Previous Year Topic-wise Objective Solved Papers||Made Easy Publications|
Candidates will have to meet the SSC JE cutoff scores to qualify and stand eligible to appear for the next exam. SSC will release SSC JE Cut-off Scores for each stage of the exam. SSC releases the SSC JE qualifying cutoff along with the SSC JE notification. Check SSC JE Tier 1 & Tier 2 qualifying cutoff from below:
Direct links to download the paper-1 Cutoff for SSC JE 2019 and SSC JE 2020 recruitment drive are tabulated below:
|Junior Engineers (Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, and Quantity Surveying & Contract) Examination, 2020 Paper I Cutoff (Civil)||Click Here|
|Junior Engineers (Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, and Quantity Surveying & Contract) Examination, 2020 Paper I Cutoff (Electrical/Mechanical)||Click Here|
|Junior Engineers (Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, and Quantity Surveying & Contract) Examination, 2019 Paper-I Cutoff (Civil)||Click Here|
|Junior Engineers (Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, and Quantity Surveying & Contract) Examination, 2019 Cutoff (Electrical/Mechanical)||Click Here|
SSC releases the Junior Engineer result for each exam stage separately on the official website. SSC will release the paper 1 results for SSC JE 2022 on its official website along with the merit list. The merit list consists of the list of shortlisted candidates for the next stage of the exam. Meanwhile, officials also release the SSC JE scorecard. Candidates will have to log in using their ‘Registration Number’/ ‘User ID’ and ‘Password’ to download the SSC JE Result.
Candidates selected as Junior Engineer will be eligible for SSC JE Salary as per the pay scale of Rs. 35400/- to 112400/- (Level 6 in Pay Matrix). However, the pay scale is the same for all the posts under the SSC JE recruitment. Apart from the basic pay, candidates will also be eligible for various allowances & other perks.
Some of the FAQs related to the SSC JE Exam 2021-22 are as under:
Q.1: When will SSC JE 2022 Paper-I exam be conducted?
Ans: As per the official notification, the SSC JE 2022 exam is scheduled to be conducted in November, 2022.
Q.2 Is SSC JE conducted in online mode?
Ans: The Paper-I of SSC JE exam is conducted online while Paper-II is a descriptive paper that will be held offline.
Q.3: What is the minimum educational qualification for SSC JE exam?
Ans: Candidates have B.E./B.Tech. Degree or Diploma Civil, Electrical, and Mechanical Engineering from a recognized board in order to be eligible to participate in the recruitment drive.
Q.4: When will the official notification of SSC JE 2022 Exam be released?
Ans: The official notification for SSC JE 2022 Exam was released on August 12, 2022.
Q.5: What is the exam duration of the SSC JE Paper-I exam?
Ans: The total duration of SSC JE Paper-I is 2 hours (120 minutes).
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