UKPSC AE Recruitment 2022 Know How To Apply Online, Selection Procedure, And More

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UKPSC Junior Engineer Notfication to be out! The Uttarakhand Public Service Commission will release the notification for the UKPSC JE Recruitment. The exam for UKPSC JE was held from 23rd to 26th April in the year 2022.  The Uttarakhand Public Service Commission had released the recruitment notification for the post of Assistant Engineer. A total of 171 vacancies were  released for the post of UKPSC AE Recruitment 2021. This is a great Uttarakhand Govt Job opportunity.

  • The UKPSC had accepted online applications between 1st September 2021 to 12th October 2021.
  • The applicants shall be selected on the basis of an objective type test followed by an interview.
  • The pay scale for the selected candidates was Rs. 56100 – 177500/- (Level 10).
  • The candidates who possess NCC B Certificate or those who have served the Territorial Army shall be given preference.

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Candidates can check out the official UKPSC AE recruitment details for quick reference below

UKPSC AE Recruitment Overview

Hiring Organization

Uttarakhand Public Service Commission

Post

Assistant Engineer

Cycle 2021 2023

Vacancy

171

To be notified

Starting for online applications

1st September 2021

To be notified

Deadline for online applications

12th October 2021

To be notified
Admit Card Release Date 7th April 2022 To be notified

Exam Date

23rd to 26th April 2022

To be notified

State

Uttarakhand Government Jobs

Qualification

Government Btech Jobs

UKPSC AE Recruitment 2021 Notification Download PDF

UKPSC AE Latest Updates

24th May 2022: UKPSC AE Answer Key (Provisional) Out

The UKPSC has released the provisional answer key for the Assistant Engineer Recruitment Exam. Candidates can submit objections against the answer key from 25th May to 31st May 2022. The candidates can raise objections online by paying a fee of INR 50.

Direct Link to Download UKPSC AE Subject-wise Answer Keys

Direct Link to Raise Objections against UKPSC AE Answer Key

Download Instructions to Raise Objections against UKPSC AE Answer Key

7th April 2022: UKPSC AE Admit Card Out!

Uttarakhand Public Service Commission has released the admit card for the Assistant Engineer exam. The admit card can be downloaded from the official website or from the direct link provided below. The exam is scheduled from 23rd to 26th April 2022.

Download UKPSC AE Admit Card

16th March 2022: UKPSC AE Exam Schedule Out

UKPSC has released the exam schedule for the Assistant Engineer Exam. The exam will take place from 23rd to 26th April 2022. The admit card can be downloaded from 7th April 2022. 

Check UKPSC AE Exam Schedule

28th January 2022: UKPSC AE Exam Date Out

As per the latest exam calendar, the UKPSC AE (main) exam shall take place from 23rd to 26th April 2022.

Download UKPSC Exam Calendar 2022 PDF

21st September 2021:UKPSC AE Application Date Extended

The UKPSC has released additional 17 vacancies for the UKPSC AE recruitment 2021. Hence the applications have been extended till 12th October 2021.

Download UKPSC AE Revised Vacancy Notice

UKPSC AE Vacancy 

A total of 171 vacancies were released for the UKPSC AE Recruitment 2021. Candidates will have to wait for the vacancy count for 2023. The candidates can check the distribution of vacancies across various Departments and Streams in the table provided below.

Dept

Stream

Vacancy

Rural Development

Civil

24

Electrical/Mechanical

1

Irrigation

Civil

46

Mechanical

10

Minor Irrigation

Agriculture

6

Civil

2

Drinking-Water & Sanitation

Civil

21

Energy

Assistant Electricity Inspector

2

Public Works

Civil

42

Public Works

Electrical/Mechanical

1

Housing Dept

Civil

16

Total

171

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UKPSC AE Apply Online 2023

The candidate can apply online for the UKPSC AE recruitment 2023 by following the links provided further. The candidates were able to apply online till 12th October 2021 only.

Step 1: Proceed to UKPSC Application Portal.

Step 2: Click on the application link for Combined State Engineer Services Exam 2021.

Step 3: Read all the instructions can click on "Apply Now".

Step 4: Complete your registration by entering all the personal details.

Step 5: Provide your educational qualification and other such details.

Step 6: Upload the scanned copies of the photograph and signature as per the format. The candidates can use the PrepForSure Resize Tool.

Step 7: Proceed to the payment of the application fee and print the finally submitted application form for future reference.

UKPSC AE Application Fee 2023(Expected)

The candidates need to pay the application fee as a part of the application process. The fee can be paid through Net Banking/Debit Card/ Credit Card.

Category

Application Fee

UR

Rs. 276.55/-

Uttarakhand OBC/EWS

Rs. 276.55/-

Uttarakhand SC/ST

Rs. 126.55/-

Uttarakhand PWD

Rs. 26.55/-

Uttarakhand Orphans

NA

UKPSC AE Eligibility Criteria 2023

The candidates who wish to apply for the UKPSC AE vacancies need to make sure whether they satisfy the eligibility criteria or not. The criteria have been defined in terms of educational qualification, age limit, and nationality.

A. UKPSC AE Educational Qualification

  • The candidate must have completed a degree in engineering in the relevant/concerned stream from a recognized university.
  • The candidates who are fully qualified associate members of the Institute of Engineers (India) and have qualified relevant certification can also apply.

B. UKPSC AE Preferred Achievements

  • 2 years of service in the Territorial Army.
  • NCC B Certificate

C. UKPSC AE Age Limit

The candidate must be aged between 21 to 43 years. The relaxations in the upper age limit must be applicable to the following category candidates of Uttarakhand.

Category

Age Relaxation

SC/ST/OBC

5 years

Dependants of Freedom Fighters

5 years

PWD

5 years

D. Nationality

The applicant must be a citizen of India. Other candidates can also apply if they are either:

  • Tibetan refugees migrated permanently to India before 1st January 1962
  • person of Indian origin from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, Kenya, Uganda, United Republic of Tanzania.

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UKPSC AE Selection Process 2023

The candidates will have to undergo an objective type test first. The total marks for this test shall be 1020. The successful candidates will be later called for an interview. The total marks for this interview shall be 100. Hence the 2 stages of selection are:

  1. Objective Type Test
  2. Interview

UKPSC AE Syllabus 2023(Expected)

UKPSC AE exam is held for those candidates who qualify the UKPSC AE eligibility criteria. The commission has notified the syllabus for both the rounds of the selection process affixed with the official notification. For more details related to the UKPSC AE syllabus check out the space below:

Section 1 Syllabus

As per the exam pattern, there will be two rounds in the selection process, the subjects and topics notified in the syllabus of section 1 are mentioned below:

Subjects

Topics

General English

  • Reading Comprehension
  • Fillers
  • Cloze test
  • Tenses
  • Adjectives
  • Adverbs
  • Prepositions
  • Sentence Completion
  • Paragraph Completion
  • Antonym and synonym
  • Grammatical Error based question

General Hindi

  • Grammar
  • Vocabulary
  • Comprehension
  • Fill in the Blanks
  • Error Detection
  • Antonyms and Synonyms
  • Phrases/Muhavare

General Awareness

  • Current Affairs of national and international level
  • General Science
  • Literature
  • Indian Parliament
  • Civics
  • Heritage
  • Geography
  • Indian History
  • Famous Books & Authors
  • Tourism
  • Inventions and Discoveries
  • Famous Places in India
  • Rivers, Lakes and, Seas
  • Sports

Concerned Paper Syllabus

The exam pattern is also going to have a second paper which will be having two papers comprising questions on the basis of discipline opted by the candidates. Check out the syllabus for both the papers and discipline in the space below:

Discipline

Paper number

Syllabus

Civil Engineering

Paper 1

  • Theory of Structures
  • Steel Design
  • R.C. Design
  • Hydraulic Engineering
  • Design of canals
  • Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering

Paper 2

  • Building construction
  • Roads and Runways
  • Surveying
  • Water Resources Engineering
  • Water Requirements for crops
  • The distribution system for canal irrigation
  • Sanitation and Water Supply
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Typical features of Sewerage systems

Mechanical Engineering

Paper 1

  • Statics:
  • Dynamics
  • Theory of Machines
  • Mechanics of Solids
  • Material Science
  • Manufacturing Science
  • Production Management

Paper 2

  • Thermodynamics
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Heat Transfer
  • Energy Conversion
  • Environments

Electrical Engineering

Paper 1

  • Networks & Systems:
  • E.M. Theory
  • Control Systems
  • Elements of Electronics
  • Power System Analysis and Design
  • Elements of Electrical Machines
  • Utilisation and Drives
  • Measurements

Paper 2

  • Industrial Electronics
  • Digital Electronics
  • Microwaves and Communication system
  • Electrical and Special Machines
  • Power system protection
  • Analog and Digital computation
  • Elements of Microprocessors

Agriculture Engineering

Paper 1

  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Rural Engineering
  • Surveying, Levelling, and Land Development Process and Food Engineering
  • Pumps
  • Storage Engineering

Paper 2

  • Thermodynamics and Heat Engines
  • Tractor Power
  • Farm Machinery
  • Irrigation and Drainage
  • Ground Water Hydrology and Tube well Engineering
  • Soil and Water Conservation Engineering

UKPSC AE Exam Pattern(Expected)

  • The exam shall consist of objective-type multiple-choice questions only.
  • For every wrong answer, 1/4th of the assigned mark for that question shall be deducted.
  • In case of multiple options selected, the same negative marking rule shall be applicable.
  • The total marks for the written exam will be 1020.

Subject

Questions

Marks

Duration

General Hindi

100

100

2 hours

General English

100

100

2 hours

General Studies

100

100

2 hours

Relevant Stream Paper 1

180

360

3 hours

Relevant Stream Paper 2

180

360

3 hours

UKPSC AE Admit Card 2023

Check out the steps below to download the UKPSC AE Admit Card which is one of the most important documents to carry in the examination centre:

Step 1: Visit the official UKPSC website

Step 2: On the homepage, find the latest update section on the bottom of the homepage

Step 3: Next, scroll along with the list of activities as mentioned on it and find the link with the name UKPSC AE Admit Card 2021, and click on the same

Step 4: Thereafter, log in with the registration number, password, and captcha code mentioned and click on the login button

Step 5: At last, cross-check all the details mentioned on the UKPSC AE Admit Card and save a copy of the same for future reference

UKPSC AE Salary

The salary structure i.e. Level of Pay, Pay scale etc will be mentioned in the official notification. The candidates successful in scoring marks equivalent to UKPSC AE cut off marks will be appointed as Assistant Engineers. The final in-hand salary of a candidate after all the deductions will come down to around INR 60,000 to INR 68,000 in 2021.

UKPSC AE Answer Key 2023

Candidates were able to raise objections to the provisional answer key from 25th May 2022 to 31st May in 2022 by paying an objection fee of INR 50 per objection. UKPSC AE Exam Answer Key 2023 will be released in PDF format on the official website of UKPSC. The key will be released just in time so that candidates can raise doubts or objections if needed. The steps to download the Answer Key are:

Step 1: Visit the official UKPSC website

Step 2: Under Recent updates click the link to download the UKPSC AE Answer Key for the subjects you had appeared for.

Step 3: Download and save the answer key for reference.

How to Prepare for the UKPSC AE Exam 2023?

It is essential to have a preparation strategy UKPSC Assistant Engineer exam which will help the candidates to excel on the day of the examination. Here are some of the best preparation tips by the experts for the aspirants to give their best in the UKPSC AE Exam:

  • Work on your weakness and strengths- The candidate must begin with marking the weakness and strengths in the subjects asked in the examination.
  • The candidates should follow the previous year’s question papers to get an insight into the important topics asked in the AE exam.
  • Practising with Mock Tests relevant to the examination is also equally important for the candidates.
  • Following a proper revision for the UKPSC AE exam is one of the most crucial things that candidates must not miss if going for the examination.

Best Books for the UKPSC AE Recruitment 2023

As per the official brochure, there are two sections in the exam pattern out of which section 1 is compulsory and section 2 is optional. The candidates can check out the names of the UKPSC AE books for both the sections in the space below:

Section 1 Books

Know the names of the important books relevant for the subjects asked in section 1 of the UKPSC AE exam.

Subject

Important Books

Author

General Hindi

Samanya Hindi Book for Government Exams

Agrawal Examcart

7 Varsh UPSC IAS/ IPS Mains Hindi (Anivarya) Year-wise Solved Papers

Disha Experts

General English

English Grammar

Wren and Martin

Objective English

R S Aggarwal

General Awareness

PrepForSure

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Manorama Yearly Book

Mammen Mathew

Section 2 Books

Section 2 of the Assistant Engineer in UKPSC is going to have two papers per discipline, check out the books relevant for both the papers per discipline:

Civil

The important books to tackle all the subjects asked in the UKPSC Civil Engineer exam:

Subject

Important Books

Author

Building Material

Building Materials

S K Duggal

Building Constructions and Materials

Gurucharan Singh

Soil Mechanics

Soil Mechanics and Foundations

Bc Punmia

Soil Mechanics and Foundations

K R Arora

Hydraulics

A Textbook of Fluid Mechanics and Hydraulic Machines

R K Bansal

A Textbook of Hydraulics, Fluid Mechanics and Hydraulic Mechanics

R S Khurmi

Transportation Engineering

A Textbook of Transportation Engineering

S P Chandola

Transportation Engineering

A K Upadhyay

Theory of Structures

Theory of Structures

G Pandit

A Textbook of Theory of Structures

R S Khurmi

Electrical

The major books that candidates applying for the UKPSC Electric Engineering must go through are given in the table below:

Subject

Important Books

Author

Electrical Engineering

An Integrated Course in Electrical Engineering

J B Gupta

Engineering Physics: Theory and Practical

A K Katiyar

Transformers

Design of Transformers

Indrajit Dasgupta

Operations and Maintenance of Transformers

H N S Gowda

Switchgear and Protection Books

Switchgear and Protection Books

J B Gupta

Power, System Protection and Switchgear Books

Bhuvnesh Ojha

Basics of Inverters

Basic Electrical Engineering

Mehta V K

Application Guide For Power Engineers Earthing and Grounding of Electrical Systems

K Rajmani

Basics of Electronic Devices

Basics of Electronic Devices

J B Gupta

A Textbook on Electrical Technology

A K Theraja

Mechanical

Know the subject wise books for the UKPSC AE exam in the table mentioned below:

Subjects

Important Books

Author name

Theory of Machines and Machine Design

Theory of Machines

R S Khurmi

Design of Machine Elements

V B Bhandari

Hydraulics

A Textbook of Fluid Mechanics and Hydraulic Machines

R K Bansal

A Textbook of Hydraulics, Fluid Mechanics and Hydraulic Mechanics

R S Khurmi

Engineering Mechanics and Strength of Materials

Applied Mechanics and Strength of Materials

R S Khurmi

Engineering Mechanics Strength of Materials and Elements of Structural Analysis

Venkatramaiah C

Thermal Engineering

Thermal Engineering Book

R K Rajput

A Textbook of Thermal Engineering: Mechanical Technology

R S Khurmi

Fluid Mechanics

A Textbook of Fluid Mechanics and Hydraulic Machines

R K Bansal

Introduction to Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Machines

S K Som

Automobile Engineering

Automobile Engineering

Devendra Vashishthl

A Textbook of Automobile Engineering

S K Gupta

Industrial Management

Industrial Engineering and Management (2018-2019) Session

O P Khanna

Industrial Engineering and Production Management

Martand Telsang

UKPSC AE Result 2023

The result for the UKPSC AE will be made available once the written exam is held. For helping the candidates with the Result checking process, we have provided the correct steps in the space below:

Step 1: Visit the official UKPSC website

Step 2: On the homepage, click on the Result option available on the left side of the screen

Step 3: Next, scroll along the exam list given on the next page and look for the UKPSC AE Result and click on the same

Step 4: Thereafter, right-click on the Assistant Engineer PDF and open the same to scroll it to find the qualifying status

Step 5: At last, cross-check the Result that depicts the correct qualifying status along with the scorecard and save a copy of the same

Hopefully, this article on the UKPSC AE Recruitment 2023 was informative for all the candidates. The interested candidates before applying need to go through the official notification for more details. The readers can prepare for various such engineering exams by downloading the PrepForSure App.