UPPSC AE Recruitment


UPPSC AE Recruitment is out - Check Out Application Fee, Eligibility Criteria, Selection Process & Details Here:

The Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission had announced a number of vacancies for the post of Assistant Engineer in civil, mechanical, electrical engineering. The candidates can check all details of the UPPSC AE Recruitment further in this article.

The Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission is expected to announce the vacancies for UPPSC AE after the official notification. Aspiring candidates can check UPPSC AE on the official website UPPSC for the complete detail. Multiple departments headed under the UPPSC engineers will have various recruitment vacancies (not only the Assistant Engineer). The candidates can check all details of the UPPSC AE Recruitment further in this article.

The assistant engineers will be appointed across various departments like Public Works, Agriculture, etc.

The online applications were accepted between 13th August to 13th September 2021

The UPPSC AE selection process for this recruitment comprises a written exam and an interview.


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UPPSC AE Recruitment  Information’s


UPPSC AE Recruitment 2022

UPPSC AE Recruitment 2023 

Name of Organization

Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission

Post Name

Assistant Engineer

Marking Scheme

Correct Answer = +3 Marks

Incorrect Answer = -1

Selection Process

  1. Written Test
  2. Interview


UPPSC AE Recruitment Updates

UPPSC AE Interview Dates Out!

The UPPSC has released the interview dates for the candidates who are shortlisted for the interview after clearing the written exam. The candidates' interviews are scheduled.

UPPSC AE Result Announced

The UPPSC has declared the result for the written examination of AE Recruitment. Candidates who have qualified for the written exam have been shortlisted for the interview. The schedule for the interview will be released shortly

UPPSC AE Admit Card Out!

The UPPSC released the UPPSC AE Admit Card. Candidates must note that the UPPSC AE Exam shall be conducted on decided date. Candidates can download their admit cards from the official link mentioned below!

Check UPPSC AE Exam Postpone Notification PDF


UPPSC Assistant Engineer Vacancy 2023 

The distribution of the expected vacancies, according to department and branch, is explained extensively in the tables below.




Assistant Engineering (Civil)

Public Works Deptt. (P.W.D.)


Assistant Engineering (Electrical/Mechanical)

Public Works Deptt. (P.W.D.)


Assistant Engineering (Civil)

Housing and Urban Planning


Assistant Engineering) B Category Jalkal Engg

Nagar Vikas Vibhag


Assistant Engineering (Traffic)

Nagar Vikas Vibhag


U.P.Agriculture Service (Group 'B'(Engg. Branch)

Agriculture Deptt.


Assistant Engineering (Civil)

Avas Evam Vikas Parishad


Assistant Engineering (Electrical)

Avas Evam Vikas Parishad


Assistant Engineering (Civil)

Ground Water department


Assistant Engineering (Mechanical)

Ground Water department


Assistant Engineering (Agriculture)

Minor Irrigation


Manager (Civil)

Industrial Development Dept


Manager (Electrical/Mechanical)

Industrial Development Dept


Chief Fire Officer

Home (Police) Department


Assistant Television Engineering

Information and Public Relation Dept


Special recruitment - Assistant Engineering (Civil)

Rural Engineering Deptt


Total Posts



UPPSC AE Apply Online

The application can be made through an online process only. The board still needs to provide a means for the offline application process. The applicant can refer to the following steps to apply online for this recruitment.

Step 1: Proceed to the UPPSC Official Website and click on the application link for UPPSC AE under Activity Dashboard.

Step 2: Complete your registration by filling in basic details. 

Step 3: Upload your photograph and signature as the application form mentions. Try our Zone Tech Resize Tool to upload documents as per format.

Step 4: Proceed towards examination fee payment 

Step 5: Apply after checking all the details.


UPPSC AE Application Fee (Expected)

The  UPPSC AE application fee is expected to be non-refundable. Online payment can be made only through Payment Gateway. (Net banking / Credit Card / Debit Card). There is no provision for offline fee payment.



Unreserved/Economically weaker Sections/Other

Rs. 225/-


Rs. 105/-


Rs. 25/-


Rs. 105/-


UPPSC Assistant Engineer Selection Process

The UPPSC AE Selection Process is expected to consist of two stages. These two stages are discussed extensively below.

1. Written Examination 

The written examination for the UPSSC AE post is expected to consist of two phases, i.e. Paper I and Paper II. Both examinations will have a duration of 2.5 hours each. The number of questions, too, is the same for both papers, i.e. 125. Paper I and Paper II carry 375 marks each. Paper, I will consist of two subjects, i.e. General Hindi and Concerned Subject I, whereas Paper II consists of General Awareness and Concerned Subject II.

Check out UPPSC AE Selection Process in detail here!

2. Interview 

The qualified candidates are expected to go through a face-to-face interview. The Interview will be held for 100 marks. All original certificates shall be verified at the time of the interview. Candidates will also be required to furnish four passport-size Photographs, two unattested and two attested by their Head of Department where they received education or by a Gazetted Officer at the time of the Interview. Candidates serving under the Central or State Government must produce a 'No Objection Certificate.

About UPPSC AE Eligibility Criteria

Candidates appearing for the UPPSC AE Recruitment 2023 must meet the UPPSC AE eligibility criteria to fill out the application form. Those candidates who are not eligible cannot apply for this recruitment. Following are the criteria set by the exam conducting authority.

UPPSC AE Eligibility Criteria  - Age Limit

Candidates must have attained the age of 21 years and must not have crossed the age of 40 years. The age relaxation will be applicable as follows

Upper age limit shall be greater by five years for candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes of U.P., Scheduled Tribes of U.P., Other Backward Classes of U.P., Skilled players of U.P. of Classified Games, State Govt. Employees of U.P. including Teachers/Staff of the Basic Shiksha Parishad of U.P. and Teachers/Staff of the Government Aided Madhyamik Vidyalayas of U.P. i.e. they must have not been born before 2nd July 1976.

The upper age limit shall be greater by fifteen years for physically handicapped persons of U.P

Upper age limit shall also be greater by 3 years + period of service rendered in the army for the Emergency Commissioned Officers/ Short Service Commissioned Officers/Ex-Army Personnels of U.P

UPPSC AE Eligibility Criteria - Education Qualification

Apart from the age limit, candidates are also required to meet the following expected education qualification set by the authority. The qualification varies for various departments. Therefore, go through the table below to know the qualification criteria.

The candidate must have obtained a bachelor's degree in engineering in the relevant stream.

The candidates who would have served the Territorial Army for 2 years or shall possess NCC 'B' certificate will be given preference.


UPPSC AE Syllabus (Expected)

The UPPSC AE syllabus for concerned or relevant subjects will depend on the discipline or the engineering stream for which the candidate has applied. It will consist of topics that are part of the core technical subjects of the relevant field. For example, in the case of the Civil Engineering discipline, questions will be asked about topics like Strength of Materials, Structural Analysis, Design of concrete structures, etc. Questions from Mechanical Engineering will be asked from subjects like Mechanics, Design of machine elements, etc. The topics from common subjects like General Hindi and General Awareness are as follows:

General Studies

  1. Indian Polity, Economy & Culture

  2. Current National and International Important Events

  3. Indian Agriculture, Commerce & Trade

  4. Population, Ecology & urbanisation

  5. General Science

  6. Culture and traditions of Uttar Pradesh

  7. Elementary Mathematics Arithmetic, Algebra, and Geometry.

  8. History of India

  9. World Geography & Indian Geography & Natural Resources of India

  10. Indian National Movement

  11. Logic & Reasoning

General Hindi

  1. हिंदी भाषा का मूलभूत ज्ञान (स्वर, व्यंजन, रस)

  2. प्रत्यय

  3. समास

  4. मुहावरे और लोकोक्तियाँ

  5. अनेक शब्दों के लिए एक शब्द

  6. उचित शब्द से दिए गए रिक्त स्थान की पूर्ती

  7. पर्यायवाची शब्द, विलोम शब्द, शब्द युग्म, लिंग परिवर्तन, वचन परिवर्तन आदी

  8. वर्ण, वर्तनी और उच्चारण

  9. वाक्य-क्रम व्यवस्थापन

  10. उपसर्ग और प्रत्यय

  11. विपरीतार्थक शब्द

  12. संधि तथा संधि-विच्छेद

  13. अनेकार्थक शब्द


UPPSC AE Exam Pattern  (Expected)

The selection is expected based on a written examination. Therefore, candidates must be well versed with the UPPSC AE exam pattern before appearing for the exam.

The examination will consist of 125 such questions in each paper i.e Paper I and Paper II

The duration for each exam will be 2.5 hours.

Paper I will consist of two main subjects i.e General Hindi and Concerned/Relevant Subject I

The maximum marks for each paper are 375. Out of 375 marks, questions worth 300 marks are asked from the Concerned/Relevant subject

The general Hindi/ general awareness section will consist of only 25 questions i.e the written examination will focus majorly on the Concerned/Relevant subject

For every correct answer: +3 marks

For every incorrect answer -1 mark







General Hindi



2 ½ hours

Relevant Subject-I




General Studies



2 ½ hours

Relevant Subject-II



UPPSC AE Exam Dates

The UPPSC AE Exam Dates are expected to release after the official notification. Interested candidates can check the exam date. Stay updated to know the important dates of this recruitment.



Application Start Date

To be announced

Last date to apply

To be announced

Release of admit card

To be announced

Examination date

To be announced


To be announced

Interview Dates

To be announced

UPPSC AE Admit Card

Admit card is the most crucial document which must be carried without fail for the examination. Applicants can only appear for the examination with a valid admit card. Approximately 10-12 days before the examination, the admit card will be available for download. Follow the steps to download the UPPSC AE Admit Card.

Step 1: Click on the official website of UPPSC.

Step 2: The 'UPPSC AE Admit Card ' will flash as a hyperlink. Click on that.

Step 3: Fill in the credentials like registration number., DOB/password and verification code(if specified)

Step 4: After logging in, click on "Admit card/Hall Ticket"

Step 5: Alternatively, candidates can also check the Official Website and repeat steps 2 & 3.

UPPSC AE Salary Details

The Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission employees are expected to be paid handsomely. The salary range and grade pay for all the recruitment will be Rs. 15,600-Rs. 39,100/- Grade Pay Rs. 5400/-. The UPPSC AE salary detail will be mentioned in the official notification

UPPSC AE Cut Off Marks (Expected)

The Cut off is the minimum mark obtained by the candidates for qualifying for the exam. Every board decided on minimum passing marks which are called the Cutoff list. The figures for cut-off are not fixed and usually vary each year. The category-wise cut-off for the computer-based examination 2013 was as follows. Candidates can expect a similar trend in UPPSC AE cut-off 2023 for this year as well.


Irrigation Department (Civil) Maximum/Minimum Cut off

Mechanical Department Maximum/Minimum Cut off

Electrical Maximum/Minimum Cut off





























UPPSC AE Answer Key 2023 

Candidates are expected to download the UPPSC AE answer key to calculate their marks. UPPSC is expected to release the answer key for the candidates to check their marks and raise an objection if they find any discrepancies. Below are the steps to know how to download the answer.

Step 1: Open the UPPSC official page.

Step 2: Check the “Information Bulletin” option.

Step 3: Notice UPPSC Assistant Engineer Answer Key PDF (Set Wise).

Step 4: Download that answer key in PDF format.

Recommended Books to Prepare for the UPPSC AE Exam

We have stated some of the books that candidates can take reference to study for the examination. These books cover the syllabus and will guide you in making a proper study plan.

Books Name



Lucent Publication

Objective General Knowledge

Lucent Publication

Civil Engineering Vol- 2

ZONE TECH Publications

Mechanical Engineering Vol - 1

ZONE TECH Publications


How to Prepare for the UPPSC AE Exam?

  1. Below are some preparation tips to help candidates prepare for the examination.

  2. Make notes of important topics to help you with your last-minute revision.

  3. Time management is one of the crucial steps in clearing the exam. With proper time management, you will be able to check all the questions at one time.

  4. Take easy and less time-consuming questions first.

  5. Avoid picking questions that lead to negative markings.

  6. Give attention to your mistakes, and analyse and correct them.

  7. Attempt an online mock test and check your preparation level.


The UPPSC AE result for the written exam is expected to be declared on the official website of UPPSC. The candidates can follow the following steps to check the results. 

Step 1: Go to the official website of UPPSC.

Step 2: Under the Information Bulletin, search for the link to download  UPPSC AE Result.

Step 3:The result PDF will be displayed.

Step 4: Find your Roll No. in the result.

Step 5: Download and save the result for reference.