SSC JE Exam Pattern 2019 for Paper I & II

SSC JE Exam Pattern 2019

Dear Aspirants,

SSC JE 2019 Exam will be conducted by Staff Selection Commission of India to recruit eligible candidates to the post of Junior Engineer (Electrical, Civil, Mechanical etc.) across country. Many candidates must be curious to know about the detailed SSC JE exam pattern to prepare for the exam thoroughly. Lets take a look at the SSC JE exam Pattern.

SSC JE Exam Pattern in detail:

SSC JE exam pattern will consist of two Papers i.e. Paper-I (Computer Based Examination) and Paper-II (Descriptive Type).

SSC JE Exam Pattern: Paper-I 

 Paper 1 will consist of objective computer based examination with a total of 200 questions for 200 marks. Here are the details for the SSC JE exam pattern paper 1. 

PapersNo. Of QuestionsMaximum MarksDuration & Timings
(i) General Intelligence & Reasoning50502 Hrs.
(ii) General Awareness5050
Part –A General Engineering (Civil & Structural) OR100100
Part-B General Engineering (Electrical) OR
Part-C General Engineering (Mechanical)

There will be negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer in Paper-I. 

SSC JE Exam Pattern: Paper-II (Descriptive Type)

Based on the normalized marks scored in the (Paper-I) i.e. Computer Based Examination, candidates will be shortlisted, category-wise, to appear in Paper-II. It will consist of descriptive type questions for a total of 300 marks. Here are the details for the SSC JE exam pattern paper II. 

Paper – IIMarksTime
Part-A General Engineering (Civil & Structural)3002 Hrs.
Part- B General Engineering (Electrical)3002 Hrs.
Part-C General Engineering (Mechanical)3002 Hrs.

Important Points to remember:

  • In Paper-I and Paper-II for General Engineering, the candidate will be required to attempt only the part as per option given in the application form filled by the candidate.
  • The candidates appearing for the post of Junior Engineer (Civil), Junior Engineer (Quantity Surveying & Contracts) should attempt Part A (Civil & Structural) of Paper-I and Paper-II and the candidates appearing for the post of Junior Engineer (Electrical) should attempt Part-B (Electrical) and the candidates appearing for the post of Junior Engineer (Mechanical) should attempt Part C (Mechanical) of Paper-I and Paper-II failing which his/ her answer sheet (PaperII) will not be evaluated.
  • There will be negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer in Paper-I.
  • Candidates are allowed to bring their own Slide–Rule, Calculator, Logarithm Tables and Steam Table for Paper-II only. They are not allowed to use such aids for Paper-I.
  • Marks scored by candidates in Paper-I will be normalized and such normalized scores will be used to determine final merit and cut-off marks.
  • Based on the performance in Paper-I+Paper-II, candidates will be shortlisted for Document Verification.

Important Links: 

SSC JE 2018-19 Important Updates 

SSC Calendar 2018-19

Click Here to View Latest Govt. Jobs 2019

Check SSC CGL Previous Year Cut Off

SSC CGL 2019 Exam Dates & Latest Update



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