Staff Selection Commission (SSC)

Staff Selection Commission (SSC) holds a Combined All India Open Examination for recruitment of Civil, Electrical, Mechanical Junior Engineers posts in the department of Central Public Works Department (CPWD), Department of Posts, Border Roads Organisation (BRO) in Ministry of Defense, Military Engineering Service (MES), Central Water Commission (CWC) and Farakka Barrage.

Eligibility Criteria Required to apply for SSC Junior Engineer posts are as below:

Age Limit: Candidate must be between the age of 18 to 32 years at the time of applying (Maximum age varies according to department for which candidate is applying).
Education Qualification: Candidate must have Degree or Diploma in Civil or Electrical or Mechanical Engineering from an institution recognized by Govt. of India or equivalent qualification.

NOTE: Candidates who have not acquired the educational qualification at the time of applying will
not be eligible to apply. Final year candidates are not eligible to apply.

SSC Junior Engineer Examination Pattern: Selection process consist of a Written Examination (500 marks) followed by Interview (100 marks).

SSC Junior Engineer Written Exam Pattern: Written exam will consist of Paper I (Objective type) and Paper II (Conventional Type).

Paper Subject Max. Marks Time Allotted
Paper I (i) General Intelligence & Reasoning
(ii) General Awareness
(iii) General Engineering
in –
Part–A- Civil & Structural OR
Part-B- Electrical OR
Part-C- Mechanical
50
50
100

2 hours
Paper II General Engineering in
Part–A- Civil & Structural
OR
Part-B- Electrical
OR
Part-C- Mechanical

300

2 hours

NOTE:- In Paper-I and Paper-II for General Engineering, the candidate will be required to attempt only one part i.e. Part-A or Part-B or Part-C as per choose discipline.
- Paper-I will consist of Objective Type Multiple Choice questions only. Answer-sheets of Paper-II (Conventional Type) will be evaluated in respect of only those candidates who qualify in Paper-I.
- Negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer will be done in Paper-I.

SSC Junior Engineer Personality Test / Interview: Candidates who secure at least the minimum qualifying marks in the written examination as may be fixed by the Commission at its discretion, will be eligible to appear in the Interview. Interview will be of 100 marks.

Some of the books which can help candidates to prepare for Staff Selection Commission Junior Engineer or SSC Junior Engineer Exam are suggested as below-

1) Books for SSC Junior Engineer General Intelligence & Reasoning:

2) Books for SSC Junior Engineer General Awareness :

3) Books for SSC Junior Engineer General Engineering: Electrical, Mechanical, Civil & Structural Engineering Discipline respectively.


These books consists of all the related topics at one place.

Syllabus for SSC Junior Engineer Examination: The standard of the questions in Engineering subjects will be approximately of the level of Diploma in Engineering (Civil/ Electrical/ Mechanical) from a recognized Institute, Board or University recognized by All India Board of Technical Education. All the questions will be set in SI units. The details of the syllabus are given below:

Paper-I

(i) General Intelligence & Reasoning: The Syllabus for General Intelligence would include questions of both verbal and non-verbal type. The test may include questions on analogies, similarities, differences, space visualization, problem solving, analysis, judgement, decision making, visual memory, discrimination, observation, relationship concepts, arithmetical reasoning, verbal and figure classification, arithmetical number series etc. The test will also include questions designed to test the candidate‘s abilities to deal with abstract ideas and symbols and their relationships, arithmetical computations and other analytical functions.

(ii) General Awareness: Questions will be aimed at testing the candidate‘s general awareness of the environment around him/her and its application to society. Questions will also be designed to test knowledge of current events and of such matters of everyday observations and experience in their scientific aspect as may be expected of any educated person. The test will also include questions relating to India and its neighboring countries especially pertaining to History, Culture, Geography, Economic Scene, General Polity and Scientific Research, etc. These questions will be such that they do not require a special study of any discipline.

(iii) General Engineering (Civil and Structural), (Electrical & Mechanical):

Part-A Civil Engineering:
Building Materials, Estimating, Costing and Valuation, Surveying, Soil Mechanics, Hydraulics, Irrigation Engineering, Transportation Engineering, Environmental Engineering.
Structural Engineering – Theory of Structures, Concrete Technology, RCC Design, Steel Design.

Part-B Electrical Engineering-
Basic concepts, Circuit law, Magnetic Circuit, AC Fundamentals, Measurement and Measuring instruments, Electrical Machines, Fractional Kilowatt Motors and single phase induction Motors, Synchronous Machines, Generation, Transmission and Distribution, Estimation and Costing, Utilization and Electrical Energy, Basic Electronics.

Part-C Mechanical Engineering –
Theory of Machines and Machine Design, Engineering Mechanics and Strength of Materials, Properties of Pure Substances, 1st Law of Thermodynamics, 2nd Law of Thermodynamics, Air standard Cycles for IC Engines, IC Engine Performance, IC Engines Combustion, IC Engine Cooling & Lubrication, Rankine cycle of System, Boilers, Classification, Specification, Fitting & Accessories, Air Compressors & their cycles, Refrigeration cycles, Principle of Refrigeration Plant, Nozzles & Steam Turbines. Properties & Classification of Fluids, Fluid Statics, Measurement of Fluid Pressure, Fluid kinematics, Dynamics of Ideal fluids, Measurement of Flow rate, basic principles, Hydraulic Turbines, Centrifugal Pumps, Classification of steels.

Paper-II Download SSC Junior Engineer Paper-II Syllabus for Electrical, Mechanical, Civil & Structural from here.

http://ssc.nic.in/notice/examnotice/Draft%20Notice%20JE%202014.pdf

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Staff Selection Commission (SSC) holds Combined Graduate Level Examination (CGL) for recruitment to different posts in Group B and Group C. The Examination will comprise of two Tiers of Written Objective Type examination followed by Computer Proficiency Test/Interview/Skill test, wherever applicable as per the Scheme of Examination and a descriptive/on-line test of qualifying nature for candidates shortlisted for interview/skill test/document verification. Posts have been placed in two groups, based on their Grade Pay and papers in Tier II examination/Interview.
Name of posts for which recruitment process of SSC CGL is conducted are-
- Inspector of Income Tax/ Inspector (Central Excise)/ Inspector (Preventive Officer)/ Inspector (Examiner)/ Inspector of Posts/ Assistant Enforcement Officer/Inspector (CBN) Compiler/ Divisional Accountant/ Auditors/ UDCs /Tax Assistants/ Junior Accountant & Accountant /Sub-Inspector (CBN)
- Statistical Investigator Gr.II
- Assistant/Sub Inspector in CBI

SCHEME OF THE EXAMINATION FOR SSC COMBINED GRADUATE LEVEL EXAMINATION: The Examination will be conducted in three tiers as indicated below:
Tier-I — Written Examination (Objective Multiple Choice Type)
Tier-II – Written Examination (Objective Multiple Choice Type)
Tier-III –Personality Test cum Interview/Computer Proficiency Test/Skill Test(wherever applicable)/Document Verification & Descriptive /on-line test of qualifying nature.

SSC Combined Graduate Level Eligibility Criteria: Candidates must fulfill following eligibility criteria to apply for SSC CGL posts-
Age Limit: Candidate must be between the age of 18 to 27 years at the time of applying.
Education Qualification:Candidate must minimum qualified as a graduate from a recognized University at the time of applying.

SSC Combined Graduate Level (Tier-I) Examination Pattern: Tier–I of the Combined Graduate level Examination will be common for all categories of posts.

Part Subject No.of Questions Max. Marks Time Allotted
A General Intelligence & Reasoning
50 50

120 Minutes( 2hrs )

B General Awareness 50 50
C Quantitative Aptitude 50 50
D English Comprehension 50 50

Note:- The questions in Posts A,B & D will be of a level commensurate with the Essential Qualification viz graduation and questions in Part C will be of 10th standard level.
- Questions will be of Objective Type Multiple Choice, set both in Hindi and English in respect of Parts A, B and C.

SSC Combined Graduate Level (Tier-II) Examination Pattern: Tier-II of the Combined Graduate Level Examination-2013 will be of Objective Type Multiple Choice and will be conducted over a period of two days.

Paper Subject No.of Questions Max. Marks Time Allotted
I Quantitative Abilities 100 200 2 Hours and 40 Min.
II English Language & Comprehension 100 200 2 Hours and 40 Min.
III Statistics 100 200 2 Hours and 40 Min.

NOTE: Paper-I & II are compulsory for all the categories of posts.Paper-III is only for those candidates who apply for the post of Statistical Investigator Gr.II & Compiler.
- Questions in Paper-I will be of 10th standard level, Paper-II of 10+2 level and Paper-III of graduation level.

SSC Combined Graduate Level Personality Test / Interview: For posts for which Interview cum Personality Test is prescribed, the Personality Test / interview will carry a maximum of 100 marks.

Some of the books which can help candidates to prepare for SSC Combined Graduate Level Exam (Tier 1 and 2) are suggested as below-

Books For SSC CGL Examination Tier 1 and 2 Preparation :

For SSC CGL Tier 2 Exam Books you can buy subject wise for Quantitative Abilities, English Language & Comprehension and Statistics.

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These books consists of all the related topics at one place.

SSC CGL (Tier-I) Examination Syllabus:

A.General Intelligence & Reasoning: It would include questions of both verbal and non-verbal type. This component may include questions on analogies, similarities and differences, space visualization, spatial orientation, problem solving, analysis, judgement, decision making, visual memory, discrimination, observation, relationship concepts, arithmetical reasoning and figural classification, arithmetic number series, non-verbal series, coding and decoding, statement conclusion, syllogistic reasoning etc. The topics are, Semantic Analogy, Symbolic/Number
Analogy, Figural Analogy, Semantic Classification, Symbolic/Number Classification, Figural Classification, Semantic Series, Number Series, Figural Series, Problem Solving, Word Building, Coding & De-coding, Numerical Operations, symbolic Operations, Trends, Space Orientation, Space Visualization, Venn Diagrams, Drawing inferences, Punched hole/pattern–folding & un-folding, Figural Pattern– folding and completion, Indexing, Address matching, Date & city matching, Classification of centre codes/roll numbers, Small & Capital letters/numbers coding, decoding and classification, Embedded Figures, Critical thinking, Emotional Intelligence, Social Intelligence, Other sub-topics, if any.

B.General Awareness: Questions in this component will be aimed at testing the candidates general awareness of the environment around him and its application to society. Questions will also be designed to test knowledge of current events and of such matters of every day ob servations and experience in their scientific aspect as may be expected of any educated person. The test will also include questions relating to India and its neighboring countries especially pertaining History, Culture, Geography, Economic Scene, Gen
eral Policy & Scientific Research.

C.Quantitative Aptitude : The questions will be designed to test the ability of appropriate use of numbers and number sense of the candidate. The scope of the test will be computation of whole numbers, decimals ,fractions and relationships between numbers, Percentage. Ratio & Proportion,Square roots, Averages, Interest, Profit and Loss, Discount, Partnership Business, Mixture and Alligation, Time and distance, Time & Work, Basic algebraic identities of School Algebra & Elementary surds, Graphs of Linear Equations, Triangle and its various kinds of centres, Congruence and similarity of triangles, Circle and its chords, tangents, angles subtended by chords of acircle, common tangents to two or more circles, Triangle, Quadrilaterals, Regular Polygons , Circle, Right Prism, Right Circular Cone, Right Circular Cylinder, Sphere, Hemispheres, Rectangular Parallelepiped, Regular Right Pyramid with triangular or square base, Trigonometric ratio, Degree and Radian Measures, Standard Identities, Complementary angles, Heights and Distances, Histogram, Frequency polygon, Bar diagram & Pie chart.

D. English Comprehension: Candidates’ ability to understand correct English, his basic comprehension and writing ability, etc. would be tested.

SSC CGL (Tier-II) Examination Syllabus:

Paper-I :Quantitative Ability: The questions will be designed to test the ability of appropriate use of numbers and number
sense of the candidate. The scope of the test will be the computation of whole numbers, decimals ,fractions and relationships between numbers, Percentage. Ratio & Proportion,Square roots, Averages, Interest, Profit and Loss, Discount, Partnership Business, Mixture and Alligation, Time and distance, Time & Work, Basic algebraic identities of School Algebra & Elementary surds, Graphs of Linear Equations, Triangle and its various kinds of centers, Congruence and similarity of triangles, Circle and its chords, tangents, angles subtended by chords of a circle, common tangents to two or more circles, Triangle, Quadrilaterals, Regular Polygons , Circle, Right Prism, Right Circular Cone, Right Circular Cylinder, Sphere, Hemispheres, Rectangular Parallelepiped, Regular Right Pyramid with triangular or square base, Trigonometric ratio, Degree and Radian Measures, Standard Identities,Complementary angles, Heights and Distances, Histogram, Frequency polygon, Bar diagram & Pie chart.

Paper-II :English Language & Compression: Questions in this components will be designed to test the candidate’s understanding and knowledge of English Language and will be based on spot the error, fill in the blanks, synonyms, antonyms, spelling/detecting mis-spelt words, idioms & phrases, one word substitution, improvement of sentences, active/passive voice of verbs, conversion into direct/indirect narration, shuffling of sentence parts, shuffling of sentences in a passage, cloze passage & comprehension passage.

Paper-III : Statistics for Investigator Grade-II, Ministry of Statistics & Programme Implementation & Compiler in RGI.

Collection Classification and Presentation of Statistical Data– Primary and Secondary data, Methods of data collection; Tabulation of data; Graphs and charts; Frequency distributions; Diagrammatic presentation of frequency distributions.
Measures of Central Tendency- Common measures of central tendency–mean median and mode; Partition values- quartiles, deciles, percentiles.
Measures of Dispersion- Common measures dispersion– range, quartile deviations, mean deviation and standard deviation; Measures of relative dispersion. Moments, Skewness and Kurtosis–Different types of moments and their relationship; meaning of skewness and kurtosis; different measures of skewness and kurtosis.
Correlation and Regression– Scatter diagram; simple correlation coefficient; simple regression lines; Spearman’s rank correlation; Measures of association of attributes; Multiple regression; Multiple and partial correlation (For three variables only).
Probability Theory– Meaning of probability; Different definitions of probability; Conditional probability; Compound probability; Independent events; Bayes’ theorem.
Random Variable and Probability Distributions– Random variable; Probability functions; Expectation and Variance of a random variable; Higher moments of a random variable; Binomial , Poisson, Normal and Exponential distributions; Joint distribution of two random variable (discrete).
Sampling Theory– Concept of population and sample; Parameter and statistic, Sampling and non- sampling errors; Probability and non-probability sampling techniques(simple random sampling, stratified sampling, multistage sampling, multiphase sampling, cluster sampling, systematic sampling, purposive sampling,convenience sampling and quota sampling); Sampling distribution(statement only); Sample size decisions.
Statistical Inference- Point estimation and interval estimation, Properties of a good estimator, Methods of estimation (Moments method, Maximum likelihood method, Least squares method), Testing of hypothesis, Basic concept of testing, Small sample and large sample tests, Tests based on Z, t, Chi-square and F statistic, Confidence intervals.
Analysis of Variance- Analysis of one – way classified data and two-way classified data.
Time Series Analysis- Components of time series, Determinations of trend component by different methods, Measurement of seasonal variation by different methods.
Index Numbers - Meaning of Index Numbers, Problems in the construction of index numbers, Types of index number, Different formulae, Base shifting and splicing of index numbers, Cost of living Index Numbers, Uses of Index Numbers.

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The Prasar Bharati (PB), established under the Prasar Bharati (Broadcasting Corporation of India). It is India‘s largest broadcaster and comprises Doordarshan & All India Radio. It wishes to recruit young and skilled personnel for manning the posts of Engineering Assistant & Technician in offices spread all over the country. Applications are invited from Indian Nationals for these posts.
Staff Selection Commission (SSC), Government of India, will make recruitment to these posts on behalf of the Prasar Bharati under special dispensation given by the Government.

EXAM PATTERN FOR ENGINEERING ASSISTANT POST:

Selection for this post will be based on a Written Examination which will be conducted by Staff Selection Commission. The examination will consist of two papers as detailed below:
Individual cut off will be prescribed in Paper-I and Paper-II. Paper-II of only those candidates who meet the cut off in Paper-I will be evaluated.

Name of the Test Subject No.of Questions Max. Marks Time Allotted
Paper – I
(Objective
Type)
(a)General Intelligence & Reasoning
(b)General Awareness
(c) Technical Knowledge
50
50
100
50
50
100

120 Minutes( 2hrs )

Paper-II
(Descriptive
Type)
Any one out of the following :-
(a) Physics
(b) Radio Engineering
(c) Telecommunication Engineering
(d) Electrical Engineering
(e) Electronics Engineering
(f) Information Technology
200 200

120 Minutes( 2hrs )

NOTE: The interview for the post of Engineering Assistant will be of 100 marks.

EXAM PATTERN FOR TECHNICIAN POST:

Selection for this post will be based on a Written Examination which will be conducted by Staff Selection Commission. The examination will consist of two papers as detailed below:
Individual cut off will be prescribed in Paper-I and Paper-II. Paper-II of only those candidates who meet the cut off in Paper-I will be evaluated.

Name of the Test Subject No.of Questions Max. Marks Time Allotted
Paper – I
(Objective
Type)
(a)General Intelligence & Reasoning
(b)General Awareness
(c) Technical Knowledge
50
50
100
50
50
100

120 Minutes( 2hrs )

Paper-II
(Descriptive
Type)
Any one out of the following :-
(a) Electronics Engineering
(b) Telecommunication
Engineering
200 200

120 Minutes( 2hrs )

NOTE: There will be no interview for the post.

Some of the books which can help candidates to prepare for Prasar Bharati Examination are suggested as below-

Books For SSC Prasar Bharati Engineering Assistant / Technician Exam Preparation :

1) Books for SSC Prasar Bharati Engineering Assistant / Technician Paper-I Exam:

2) Books for SSC Prasar Bharati Engineering Assistant / Technician Paper-II Exam: Candidates can choose below books according to their opted subjects. These books are for Electronics Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Information Technology respectively.

For SSC Prasar Bharti Practice Papers candidates can refer below books-

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The Food Corporation of India (FCI) is one of the largest Public Sector Undertakings, dealing with food grain supply-chain management. It recruits Management Trainees for various specialization like General/ Depot/ Movement/ Accounts/ Technical/ Civil Engineering / Mechanical Engineering / Electrical Engineering nearly every year from all over India.
Managers in the Food Corporation of India are placed in Category-II of the Corporation. Managers are in fact the first level management and function as front line Managers in the various cadres to which they are assigned.

Educational Qualification Required to apply for this post are as below:

1) Management Trainee (General/ Depot/ Movement): Graduate degree or equivalent from recognized University with minimum 60% marks or CA/ICWA/CS.
2) Management Trainee (Accounts): B.Com from a recognized University and Post Graduate MBA (Fin) Degree / Diploma.
3) Management Trainee (Technical): B.Sc. (Agriculture) / B.Tech / BE in Food Science / Food Science and Technology / Agricultural
Engg. / Bio Technology from a recognized University / an Institution approved by AICTE.
4) Management Trainee (Civil/ Mechanical/ Electrical Engineering): Degree in Specific Engineering from a recognized University or equivalent.

Food Corporation of India (FCI) Management Trainee Exam Pattern: The selection process will be consisting of Written Test (WT), Group Discussion (GD) and Interview for Management Trainees (MTs).

1) For Management Trainee (General/ Depot/ Movement): Candidates have to appear in Paper I only.

Paper I Pattern
Sr. No. Subject Max. Questions Max. Marks Time Alloted
01 Reasoning

120

120

90 Minutes
02 Data Analysis
03 Computer Awareness
04 General Awareness
05 Management & Current Affairs

2) For Management Trainee (Accounts, Technical, Civil/ Mechanical/ Electrical Engineering): Candidates have to appear in Paper I followed by Paper II.

Paper II Pattern
Subject Max. Questions Max. Marks Time Alloted
General Accounting and Finance
OR
Agriculture, Food Science and Technology,
Agricultural Engineering & Bio Technology
OR
Civil Engineering / Mechanical Engineering
/ Electrical Engineering

120

120

90 Minutes

NOTE: - The Question Paper for Written Test will be in both languages i.e. in English and Hindi.
- Weightage assigned for Written Test, Group Discussion, Interview and Training are 70%, 10%, 10% and 10% respectively.

Some of the books which can help candidates to prepare for Food Corporation of India (FCI) Management Trainee Exam or FCI Management Trainee Exam are suggested as below.
1) Books for FCI Management Trainee (Paper – 1):

2) Books for FCI Management Trainee (General/ Depot/ Movement/ Technical):

3) Books for FCI Management Trainee (Accounts):There is no specific book in the market for FCI Management Trainee Exam, these books mentioned below cover all the syllabus of FCI Management Trainee Exam, you can refer them (no need to buy other books if you already have below mentioned books)

4) Books for FCI Management Trainee (Civil/ Mechanical/ Electrical Engineering): There is no specific book in the market for FCI Management Trainee Exam, these books mentioned below cover all the syllabus of FCI Management Trainee Exam, you can refer them (no need to buy other books if you already have below mentioned books)

These books consists of all the related topics at one place.

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