GPSC AE Eligibility Criteria 2021: Educational Qualification, Age Limit & Work Experience

GPSC AE Eligibility Criteria 2021: Educational Qualification, Age Limit & Work Experience

ByShiwani Kumari  |  Updated on: Sep 3, 2021
GPSC AE recruitment 2021 notification is released for civil & mechanical post for 344 vacancies. Read the detailed GPSC AE syllabus, selection process, exam pattern, vacancy, eligibility criteria, salary, cut off, admit card and other important details.
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GPSC AE Eligibility Criteria 2021

GPSC AE Eligibility Criteria 2021: Candidates willing to apply for the post of Assistant Engineer (AE) in the Gujarat Public Service Commission (GPSC) must be well known with the GPSC AE eligibility criteria s specified by GPSC in the official notification pdf. The GPSC AE eligibility criteria varies for civil and mechanical departments. The candidate must complete the GPSC AE eligibility requirements before applying for the examination. GPSC AE eligibility criteria include candidate's qualifications, age limit, and other important eligibility criteria.

The suitability for GPSC AE exam is an important consideration and a lack of prior knowledge about the eligibility process can put you in trouble. Neglecting the eGPSC AE eligibility criteria can even lead to the disposal of an application form. Therefore, read the following post carefully and check your GPSC AE suitability.

GPSC AE Age Limit

  • The Aspirant must be under the age of 35 years to apply for GPSC AE exam 2021..
  • There is a maximum age limit granted to entrants at various stages according to government regulations.
  • It will be noted that candidates who fall under more than one category, will be eligible for a one-year leave benefit, whichever is considered most beneficial to him or her.
  • One should keep in mind the date of birth included in the high school certificate or the equivalent certificate issued by the Board / Council will only be accepted by the commission.

Age Relaxation or GPSC AE Exam

The relaxation of Candidates for various categories will be in accordance with the Government Acts set out for this purpose. Here are the details as well:

CategoryAge Relaxations
Candidate belonging SC/ST/SEBC/EWS category of Gujarat Origin5 years
Women Candidate belonging SC/ST/SEBC/EWS category of Gujarat Origin10 years
Women Candidate belonging to unreserved /reserved category5 years
Ex. Serviceman Including E.C.O. / S.C.OLength of Military Service plus three years, (Maximum Up to 45 years)
Physically Disabled10 years

GPSC AE Educational Qualification

  • To apply for the GPSC AE examination, you must have a Bachelor's Degree in Engineering (Civil) or (Mechanical) obtained from any universities or institutions established or affiliated with or under Central or State Act in India; or other educational institutions known as such or recognized as a University deemed under section 3 of the University Grants Commission Act, 1956.
  • Basic Computer Application Information as prescribed in Gujarat Staff Planning and Recruitment Rules, (1967); and
  • Knowledge of Gujarati language is a must

GPSC AE Physical Standards

The Aspirant must meet the physical requirements set by the GPSC to qualify for the examination.

  • The nominee must be in good mental health, have good physical health, and be free of any physical disabilities that may interfere with his or her performance of services.
  • Students with disabilities OA, OL and HH can apply (the percentage of disability i.e. Here is considered a PD between 40% to 100%). Candidates without a physical disability are not allowed to apply.
  • Every candidate will be examined by a medical board appointed by the Government.
  • A candidate, who fails to satisfy the Medical Board, will not be selected.

GPSC AE Work Experience

  • According to the official GPSC AE notification, there are no such qualifications for the experience.
  • Any candidate may apply for the GPSC AE recruitment.

GPSC AE Exam Eligibility Criteria FAQs

  • To apply for the GPSC AE 2021 exam, the candidate must be a citizen of India, Nepal, Bhutan, and should be aged less than 35 with a bachelor’s degree in Engineering (Civil) (Mechanical). Candidates must have adequate knowledge of Gujarati, Hindi, or both.

  • A candidate must be below the age of 35 years to appluy for GPSC AE exam. 

  • No, candidates who have completed their B. E/B. Tech can only apply for the GPSC AE exam 2021. 

  • There is no such specification made by the GPSC in its official notification.

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