Here are some frequently asked questions (FAQs) related to the SSC JE (Staff Selection Commission Junior Engineer) examination:
1. What is SSC JE?
SSC JE is a competitive examination conducted by the Staff Selection Commission to recruit Junior Engineers in various government departments and organizations in India.
2. What are the different engineering disciplines for which SSC JE is conducted?
SSC JE is conducted for the following engineering disciplines: Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and Quantity Surveying and Contract Engineering.
3. What is the eligibility criteria for SSC JE?
The eligibility criteria may vary, but generally, candidates should have a degree or diploma in the relevant engineering discipline. The age limit also varies depending on the post and category.
4. How often is the SSC JE exam conducted?
The SSC JE exam is usually conducted once a year.
5. What is the exam pattern for SSC JE?
The exam consists of two papers: Paper-I (objective type) and Paper-II (descriptive type). Paper-I tests General Intelligence & Reasoning, General Awareness, and General Engineering. Paper-II assesses the technical knowledge of the candidate in their chosen engineering discipline.
6. Is there negative marking in the SSC JE exam?
Yes, there is negative marking in Paper-I. One-third of a mark is deducted for each incorrect answer.
7. How can I apply for the SSC JE exam?
Candidates can apply for the SSC JE exam online through the official SSC website when the notification is released. They need to fill out the application form and pay the requisite fee.
8. What is the selection process for SSC JE?
The selection process typically includes Paper-I, Paper-II, and document verification. Candidates who qualify in both papers are called for document verification.
9. What are the job opportunities after qualifying SSC JE?
After qualifying SSC JE, candidates are eligible for the post of Junior Engineer in various government departments and organizations, such as CPWD, MES, CWC, etc.
10. Where can I find the latest information about SSC JE, including notifications and exam dates?
You can find the latest information, including notifications and exam dates, on the official website of the Staff Selection Commission (SSC) or through employment news and official advertisements.