SSC JE Mains

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SSC JE Mains

What is SSC JEE mains?

Staff Selection Commission (SSC) conducts the SSC JE Exam every year to select eligible candidates for the recruitment of Junior Engineers (Civil, Electrical, Mechanical, and Quantity Surveying and Contracts) posts for various Departments/ Organizations in the Government of India.

SSC JE Paper 2 Exam Pattern

  • Paper 2 is a descriptive paper conducted in pen and paper mode.
  • Candidates have to attempt a question paper of 300 marks in 2 hours.
  • Paper 2 is a conventional type exam, candidates have to choose the subject from Part A- Civil & Structural Engineering, Part B- Electrical Engineering or Part C- Mechanical Engineering.
  • Candidates are allowed to bring their own Slide–Rule, Calculator, Logarithm Table and Steam Table for Paper-2.
  • There is no negative marking applicable in Paper-2.

SSC JE Paper 2 Syllabus

There are three parts in Paper 2 – Part A (Civil Engineering), Part B (Electrical Engineering) and Part C (Mechanical Engineering). Candidates have to indicate their choice of specialization in the application form.

SSC JE Mechanical Engineering Syllabus

Candidates can check all the topics of Mechanical Engineering in the table given below:

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

SSC JE Electrical Engineering Syllabus

These are the topics that must be prepared for Electrical Engineering Paper:

Topics Topics
Basic concepts Synchronous Machines
Circuit law Generation
Magnetic Circuit Transmission and Distribution
AC Fundamentals Estimation and Costing
Measurement and Measuring Instruments Utilization and Electrical Energy
Electrical Machines Basic Electronics
Fractional Kilowatt Motors Single-phase Induction Motors

SSC JE Civil Engineering Syllabus

All the questions of Civil and Structural Engineering will be asked from the topics mentioned in the table below:

Topics Topics
Building Materials Hydraulics
Estimating, Costing, and Valuation Irrigation Engineering
Surveying Transportation Engineering
Soil Mechanics Environmental Engineering
Theory of Structures Concrete Technology
RCC Design Steel Design


SSC JE 2022 Important Instructions

Given below are the important instructions for SSC JE 2022 candidates:

  • Candidate should reach the SSC JE exam centre 1 hour prior to the commencement of the exam
  • Candidates must not forget to carry SSC JE Admit Card on the day of the exam, it is required to enter the examination hall.
  • No electronic item is allowed in the examination hall.
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  • No extra rough sheet is allowed in the examination hall. Margin will be given to do rough work in the test booklet.
  • Do not open the test booklet until and unless you are permitted to.
  • Fill the required details in the answer sheet. The result may not be evaluated if the details are not entered correctly.
  • The answer should be marked properly by darkening the circle in the OMR sheet.
  • Candidates should carefully listen to the instructions given by the invigilator.
  • Failure to follow instructions written in the examination will lead to disqualification.