SSC has provided the detailed syllabus for SSC JE 2018 Examination. The syllabus covered for SSC JE includes all engineering topics (Civil, Engineering, Mechanical etc) as per as other sections of the examination such as Reasoning, General Awareness etc.
The SSC JE Exam Syllabus will immensely help candidates in consolidating their areas of study and focus on the important topics for the examination. It will also help in better preparation and eliminate loss of time in irrelevant studies. The syllabus here has been provided for both Paper-1 and Paper-2 of the SSC JE.
SSC JE Exam Syllabus 2018 – Paper 1
GI (General Intelligence) and Reasoning: General Intelligence questions will include both non-verbal and verbal type of questions.
|Similarities||Differences||Space Visualization||Problem Solving|
|Analysis||Judgement||Decision Making||Visual Memory|
|Relationship Concepts||Discrimination||Observation||Arithmetic reasoning|
|Number Series||Analogies||Figure Classification||Verbal Classification|
General Awareness: The GA (General Awareness) paper will test the general awareness of the candidate regarding his or her environment, surrounding as well as their application towards the society. Questions can come anywhere from current events to historic events with the objective of testing the knowledge of candidate regarding every day operations as well as scientific aspects of these observations.
|Current Events||History||National Events||General Policies|
|Economic||Indian Constitution||Scientific Research||General Science|
Electrical Engineering (Paper-I)
|Basic Electronics||Estimation, Costing||Generation, Distribution Transmission,||Electrical Energy Uses|
|Synchronous Machines||Single-Phase IM (Induction Motors )||Electrical Machines||Fractional KW Motors|
|Measurement, Measuring instruments||Magnetic Circuit||Circuit Law||Fundamentals of AC (Alternating Current)|
Civil Engineering (Paper-II)
|Concrete Technology||Irrigation Engineering||Structural Engineering- ST (Structure Theory)||Soil Mechanics|
|RCC Design||Hydraulics||Transportation Engineering||Costing, Valuation|
|Steel Design||Surveying||Environmental Engineering||Building Materials|
Mechanical Engineering (Paper-I)
|Machine Theories||Fluid Mechanics||Material Strength||SCR (System Cycle Ranking)|
|Machine Design||Fluid Classification||Production Engineering||IC Engine (Lubrication, Cooling)|
|Engineering Mechanics||IC Engine & its Performance||Thermodynamics (1st Law & 2nd Law)||IC Engine (Combustion)|
|Steel Classification||Nozzles, steam turbines||Hydraulics||Refrigeration cycles|
SSC JE Exam Syllabus 2018 – Paper 2
The paper-2 of the SSC JE 2018 Exam will be conventional type, in pen & paper mode. Candidates will be given certain set of questions and they are required to answer these questions with or without the help of additional measuring instruments such as log tables etc. The SSC JE 2018 Exam Syllabus for Paper-2 is:
Part-A: Structural & Civil Engineering
Civil Engineering: Building Materials, Estimate, cost & Valuation, Soil Mechanics, Surveying, Irrigation Engineering, Hydraulics, Environmental Engineering, Transportation Engineering
Structural Engineering: Structure Theories, Steel Design, RCC Design, Concrete Technology
Part B: Electrical Engineering
Basic Concepts, Magnetic Circuit, Circuit Law, Measuring Instruments, AC fundamentals, Electrical Machines, General, Transmission & Distribution, Synchronous Machines, Costing & Estimation, Electrical Energy uses, Basic Electronics.
Part C: Mechanical Engineering
Machine Design, Mechanics theory, Material Strengths, Engineering Mechanics, Thermal Engineering, Fluid Classification, Fluid Properties, Pressure, Fluid Statistics, Fluid Kinematics, Ideal Fluid Dynamics, Centrifugal Lamps, Steep Classification, Production Engineering
For every incorrect answer, ¼ marks will be deducted from the candidate’s score. Final score will be calculated after deduction of total negative marks obtained by the candidate. Negative marking will be applicable only for Paper-1. There are no negative marks for Paper-2.