APPSC AE Eligibility Criteria 2021: Education, Age Limit, Relaxation

APPSC AE Eligibility Criteria 2021: Education, Age Limit, Relaxation

ByShiwani Kumari  |  Updated on: Oct 8, 2021Andhra Pradesh Publish Service Commission (APPSC) has announced 190 vacancies for Assistant Engineer Posts. Check the APPSC AE recruitment 2021 detailed information here such as post wise vacancy details, notification pdf, exam date, educational qualification, age limit, syllabus, cut off and more!
Andhra Pradesh Publish Service Commission (APPSC) has announced 190 vacancies for Assistant Engineer Posts. Check the APPSC AE recruitment 2021 detailed information here such as post wise vacancy details, notification pdf, exam date, educational qualification, age limit, syllabus, cut off and more!
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APPSC AE Eligibility Criteria 2021

APPSC AE Eligibility Criteria 2021: APPSC Assistant Engineer (AE) eligibility criteria 2021 is notified by the Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission (APPSC)in its official notification pdf. Candidates who are willing to apply for the APPSC AE Recruitment 2021 should know the eligibility criteria for APPSC AE that is needed to be fulfilled.  

In this post, we have described to you the detailed APPSC AE Eligibility Criteria that includes, age limit, educational qualification, work experience (if any) and some basic requirements. The APPSC AE eligibility holds a great deal of importance for all the candidates who will be applying online for the APPSC AE 2021 exam. The APPSC Assistant Engg. the exam is one of the highly prestigious and well-paid jobs, hence, it is important that you apply carefully to avoid rejection of the online form.

Know about the APPSC AE educational qualification for the post of Assistant Engineer in Civil/Mechanical/Environmental engineering disciplines. This will help you in knowing the pre-requisites that are needed to apply online for the APPSC AE 2021 recruitment. Read this post to know more.

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APPSC AE Eligibility Criteria 2021: Age Limit, Educational Qualification

This article notifies you about the complete eligibility criteria required for APPSC AE that is needed for you to know so that you can apply online for the APPSC AE exam. The APPSC AE Eligibility criteria comprise of fulfilling the following requirements: 

  • Basic eligibility criteria
  • Age Limit
  • Educational Qualification
  • Domicile
  • Work Experience

Let us explain each of the above in great detail. 

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Basic Eligibility Criteria for APPSC Assistant Engineer

The basic eligibility criteria for APPSC AE is given below here. 

i. You must have a healthy lifestyle, active habits and has no physical problems either weaknesses that make him unfit for the job.

ii. You should have a good character and antecedents that fit this job.

iii. You should possess the educational and other qualifications prescribed for the post

iv. You must be a citizen of India with valid proof such as Aadhar Card, Voter ID card etc.

APPSC AE Syllabus

Domicile for APPSC AE

All the candidates who are citizens of India are allowed to appear for the APPSC Assistant Engineer 2021 recruitment. However, the age relaxation is applicable only to those who are Andhra Pradesh domiciles. 

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Educational Qualification for APPSC AE: Post Wise and Department Wise

The post wise educational qualification for the APPSC AE exam is as follows.

Name of the PostDepartmentEducational Qualifications
Assistant Engineer (Civil) A.P. RWS & S
Engineering Subordinate Service
  • L.C.E issued by the State Board of Technical Education & Training Andhra Pradesh or equivalent. 
Assistant Engineer (Civil
/ Mechanical) 
A.P Panchayati Raj Engineering Sub - Service
  • B.E Degree (Civil) or B.E Degree (Mechanical)
OR
  • LSE or DCE Diploma or the U.S or LCE or LME or LAE issued by the State Board of Technical Education and Andhra Pradesh or equivalent. 
Assistant Engineer (ENV)PH & ME Subordinate Service
  • B.Tech /B.E in Environmental Engineering

OR

  • B.E/B.Tech /AMIE (Civil)
Assistant Engineer Endowment Subordinate Service
  • Diploma in Engineering (Mechanical or Civil)
Assistant Engineer (PH)A.P Public Health & MPL Engineering Subordinate Service
  • Degree in B.E Mechanical or Civil   OR
  • B.Sc (Engineering) Degree from BHU

OR

  • Passed ‘A’ & ‘B’ of the AMIE (India) Civil examination OR
  • L.C.E Diploma or any other equivalent Diploma of any recognized by the SBTET OR
  • L.M.E Diploma of any recognized Institute OR
  • LSE Diploma by the State Board of Technical Education & Training Andhra Pradesh or equivalent
Municipal Assistant Engineer (Civil) A.P Public Health and MPL Engineering Sub-ordinate Service
  • L.C.E or its equivalent qualification OR
  • Bachelor’s degree or diploma in Civil Engineering OR
  • A pass in Section ‘A’ and ‘B’ of AMIE(India) in Civil Engineering.
Assistant Engineer (Civil)A.P Ground Water Sub-ordinate Service
  • The candidate should be Diploma in Civil Engineering or any other equivalent qualification.
Assistant Engineer (Civil)A.P. Water Resources Sub-ordinate Service
  • Bachelor’s Degree/Diploma qualification in Civil Engineering
Assistant Engineer (Mechanical)A.P. Water Resources Sub-ordinate Service
  • Bachelor’s Degree/Diploma qualification in Mechanical Engineering

Age Limit for APPSC AE Recruitment (As of 1st July 2021)

The age limit of aspirants applying for the post of APPSC AE is as follows:

  • Minimum Age: 18 years.
  • Maximum Age: 42 years.

Age Relaxation for APPSC Assistant Engineer

The age relaxation for APPSC AE exam is applicable only if you belong to Andhra Pradesh. The age relaxation for reserved categories is given below:

CategoryAge Relaxation
SC, ST, BCs and EWS5 years
SC/ST CF. vacancies (Limited)10 years
PH10 years
Ex-Serviceman/NCCAllowed to deduct from his age for a period of 3 years in addition to the period of service provided
Govt EmployeeAllowed to deduct from his age for a period of 5 years in addition to the period of service provided.

Work Experience for APPSC AE 

No work experience is required to apply for the post of Assistant Engineer in Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission (APPSC).

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  • The APPSC AE  eligibility criteria comprise of the following: 

    • Educational Qualification
    • Age limit
    • Work experience (if any)
  • Candidates must have a degree, diploma in relevant engineering disciplines or the U.S or LME or LCE or LAE or DCE Diploma or LSE issued by the State Board of Technical Education and Training based on the post and department they are applying for in APPSC AE recruitment.

  • The age limit of applicants applying for the post of APPSC AE should be as follows: Minimum Age: 18 years and Maximum Age: 42 years.

  • No, work experience is not needed to apply for the post of Assistant Engineer in Andhra Pradesh PSC Recruitment.

  • Yes, candidates from other states can apply for the APPSC AE recruitment. 

  • Yes, there is a slight difference in the educational qualification in the APPSC AE recruitment as per the department for one applies for. 

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