UPSSSC JE or Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Service Commission, Junior Engineer post is held every year with many vacancies to be filled. Therefore, it is essential to have a deep understanding of the syllabus to perform best. Once the notification is released, the candidates can download the syllabus from the website. The main focus of this recruitment exam is to recruit young fellow engineers to fill up the posts of Junior Engineer in various categories.
The exam is divided into two important papers. Paper 1 for various Sub Engineer posts is mostly the same. Paper 2 is as per the requirements of the respective positions; it focuses on the core subject expertise in Engineering. The candidate must hold at least a diploma in Electrical or Automobile or Mechanical Engineering to fulfil the required UPSSSC JE eligibility criteria for form fillup.
How is it conducted?
By keeping in mind the Covid Situation, many protocols have been maintained in the execution of the exam. The first and the most important thing is, the application procedure for UPSSSC JE is conducted through an online mode of application submission. Further, the selection procedure includes a written test by maintaining proper hygiene at the exam centres. In addition, sanitization is kept in mind. The lowest age of the candidate is 21, and the maximum is 40, which shall cover the eligibility. The salary provided after the selection procedure will be sufficient for most candidates, ranging from three lakhs to four lakhs per annum.
What are the papers included?
The Compulsory Paper for all includes the following :
● Paper-I :
Part 1- General HindiEnglish
Part 2- General Intelligence, General Knowledge, and Computer Knowledge.
● Paper-II :
Part 1- Civil/Mechanical/Agriculture/Electrical
Part 2 – Rural/Public Health/Environment/Electronic/Automobile/Printing/
Best books for preparation?
- For Paper 1- Hindi
Books by Mani Shankar Ojha, Arihant, Nalanda Publications
- For Paper 1- English
Books by S.P. Bakshi, S.C. Gupta.
- For Paper 1- General Knowlege
Manorma Yearbook, Arihant.
For Paper II, the candidates may search for books online per their area of specialization or check the website for further reference.
Certain tips to be kept in mind
The candidates might keep certain tips in mind to stay updated and prepare wisely for a better opportunity to knock on the door. The exam might seem like a cakewalk, but it requires hard work and a diligent mindset to crack the tough nut.
Have a look at some of the important tips
● Curate a study plan:
Candidates should prepare a study plan/guide before starting their preparation. This study plan would help every candidate maintain a proper timetable and a balanced life. To have a dream means having a clearer sight of the things the person is aiming for. In addition, the plan of what and when needs to be done will make the candidate prepare diligently.
● Go through previous year papers:
UPSSSC JE Previous year’s papers are like a magic potion for all the candidates. Solving them will make the candidate understand the nature and type of questions. Also, the candidates will have a clear picture of their position while preparing.
● Take Mock Tests:
The candidate can find mock tests at BYJU’s Exam Prep to analyze the strong and weak points. Giving tests will help in building confidence in the candidate.
As the candidate is preparing their mind for further preparation for the exam, it is really important to have a calm mind and relaxed body. The calmness might come by meditation to help the candidate focus and prepare diligently. The exam does not have any particular number of attempts, but it does have an age limit restriction. Any Indian may apply for the post.