APPSC AE Syllabus 2021: Download Subject Wise Official Syllabus PDF

APPSC AE Syllabus 2021: Download Subject Wise Official Syllabus PDF

ByShiwani Kumari  |  Updated on: Oct 11, 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 Syllabus 2021: For Paper 1, 2 & 3

The APPSC AE syllabus 2021 is released by the Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission (APPSC) for the post of Assistant Engineer (AE) in various departments of APPSC. To be able to get shortlisted for the APPSC AE exam, it is crucial to have a thorough knowledge of the APPSC AE syllabus in detail. The APPSC AE syllabus pdf comprises of 3 branches of engineering: Civil/Mechanical/Environmental.

The APPSC AE Syllabus will be of 300 marks in total for 3 papers. However, paper 3 of APPSC AE exam will only be for the candidates who have applied for AE (ENV), i.e. Postcode 3. Each paper will be of 150 marks in total. Further, the medium of the APPSC AE paper will be English medium only. Now that you have got a brief knowledge of the APPSC AE syllabus, let us proceed towards giving you the detailed knowledge of the APPSC AE syllabus for each paper. 

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APPSC AE Syllabus 2021: Subject Wise 

The APPSC AE Syllabus for the 3 engineering branches for all the 3 papers has been given here in detail. Below you can find the syllabus for each paper of the APPSC Assistant Engineer exam 2021

  • Paper 1: It will have General Studies & Mental Ability questions. This paper will be common to all the candidates. This will be of 150 marks. 
  • Paper 2: Paper 2 of APPSC AE written exam is Civil/ Mechanical (Common) of 150 marks. This is of Diploma Standard. This will be of 150 marks.  
  • Paper 3: The APPSC AE PAper 3 will be Environmental Engineering/ Civil Engineering paper which is only for Post Code 3, i.e. candidates who will apply for  PH & ME Sub-ordinate Service ENV discipline. All the questions for Paper 3 will be degree-based papers. This will be of 150 marks. 

The table given below will give you a broader knowledge of the APPSC AE Syllabus. 

Paper

Subject

Standard of Question Paper

Maximum Marks

Paper 1

General Studies & Mental Ability 

Degree Standard

150 Marks

Paper 2

Civil/ Mechanical (Common)

Diploma Standard

150 Marks

Paper 3

Environmental Engineering/ Civil (Common( (for Post Code 03 only)

Degree Standard

150 Marks

 

Total

 

300 Marks

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APPSC AE Syllabus PDF

APPSC AE Syllabus for General Studies and Mental Ability: Paper 1 Syllabus

Paper 1 of APPSC AE Exam will aim to test your mental knowldge, your knowledge of Andhra Pradesh, General Knowldge questions that are to be known by any govt. job aspirant. We have listed some of the topics for APPSC AE Paper 1 exam that will be of utmost help to you in your preparation for the computer-based test (CBT). 

  • National and international events.
  • Current affairs- international, national and regional
  • General Science along with developments in Science & Technology and Information Technology
  • Social, economic and political history fo India with emphasis on Andhra Pradesh
  • Indian Polity and Indian Constitution
  • Economic reforms and e-governance initiatives with specific reference to Andhra Pradesh
  • Indian Geography with an emphasis on the Geography of Andhra Pradesh
  • Disaster Management
  • Sustainable Development and Environmental Protection
  • Reasoning questions 
  • Analytical ability
  • Data Interpretation (DI)
  • Tabulation of data
  • Visual representation of data
  • Mean Median Mode, Variance
  • Administrative, Economic, Cultural, Political reforms in Andhra Pradesh with its legal impacts on Andhra Pradesh

APPSC AE Syllabus for Civil/Mechanical: Paper 2 Syllabus

The APPSC AE syllabus for Civil Engineering and Mechanical Engineering is given below. 

Subject

Topics

Solid Mechanics

  • Forces
  • Centre of gravity and moment of inertia
  • Simple Stresses and strains
  • Riveted and welded joints
  • Theory of simple bending
  • Deflection in cantilever and simply supported beams under simple loading- propped cantilever beams subjected to simple loading, determination of reaction. SF and BM diagrams.
  •  Simple plane and pin-jointed trusses
  • Torsion
  • Thin cylinders under internal pressure stresses and volume changes
  • Columns and struts

Fluid Mechanics

  • Introduction
  • Fluid pressure and its measurement
  • Pressure on plane surface immersed in a liquid-Horizontal, vertical and inclined plane surface
  • Flow of fluids
  • Flow through orifices and Mouth Pieces
  • under variable heads 
  • Notches and Weirs
  • Flow through pipes
  • Hydraulic gradient and total energy line
  • Hydraulic transmission of power-flow
  • Impact of jets
  • Centrifugal pumps

APPSC AE Syllabus for Environmental/ Civil: Paper 3 Syllabus

  • Water Supply Engineering
  • Wastewater Engineering
  • Air and Noise Pollution
  • Solid Waste Management
  • Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) and Sustainable Development
  • Fluid Mechanics and Hydraulic Machines 
  • Hydrology
  • Irrigation
  • Surveying 
  • Soil Mechanics And Foundation Engineering
  • Transportation Engineering
  • Solid Mechanics
  • Structural Analysis
  • Reinforced Concrete Structures
  • Steel Structures
  • Building Materials And Construction Practice

Download APPSC AE Syllabus PDF: For Paper 1, 2 and 3

Here you will be able to download the official syllabus for APPSC Asst. Engg. exam as per the latest syllabus released by the Andhra Pradesh PSC. You can download APPSC AE syllabus for Civil, MEchanical and Environmental engineering in the official pdf given here. Download the APPSC AE Syllabus PDF. 

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  • APPSC AE syllabus comprises of Paper 1, Paper 2 and Paper 3. 

  • The APPSC AE Syllabus pdf is English medium. 

  • APPSC AE exam is of 150 marks for each paper. 

  • Yes, there is a negative marking of 1/3rd for every incorrect answer by you in the APPSC AE exam.

  • The APPSC AE exam will be held in online computer-based test (CBT) mode only.

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