JKSSB Junior Engineer Exam Preparation Books 2022: List of Best Books to Prepare

JKSSB Junior Engineer Exam Preparation Books 2022: List of Best Books to Prepare

ByNeha Dhyani  |  Updated on: Apr 20, 2021
Jammu & Kashmir Service Selection Board (JKSSB) has postponed the exam date for the Junior Engineer (Civil & Mechanical) posts. Check out all JKSSB JE details below!
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JKSSB Junior Engineer Books

As the exam dates for the JKSSB JE exam are notified. Candidates can check the list of Best Books for the JKSSB JE exam 2021. With these books, you can clear all the concepts, practice a wide range of MCQ’s and score good marks in the exam. You can check the book list for Civil, Mechanical and Electrical branches. These books are recommended by our expert faculties after checking all the books in the market.

Many students had cleared the exam after studying these books and following the preparation guidelines given below. Check the exam highlights, book lists for civil, mechanical, and electrical branches.

Best Books For JKSSB JE Exam 2021

Candidates can go through the list of Best Books for the JKSSB JE exam for the Civil/ Electrical/ Mechanical branches. The books listed below are recommended by our expert faculties keeping in mind the exam level. 


Book Name

Author/ Publication



Electric Circuits And Fields

Harold Pender

  • This is one of the best books for electric circuits and fields.
  • Students can grasp the core concepts of electric science through this book.
  • This book is self-explanatory as the answers are explained simply.

Electrical and Electronics Measurements and Instrumentation

Prithwiraj Purkait

The Electrical and Electronics Measurements and Instrumentation books cover all the sub-topics.

Objective Electronics Engineering

Arihant Experts

  • This book contains a huge accumulation of subjective material as per the syllabus.

Control Systems: Principles and Design

M Gopal

  • This book is very useful for candidates who just have started their preparation for JKSSB JE 2021 exam. It covers the syllabus related to Control Systems.

Electric Machines

D.P. Kothari

  • The electric machine’s book is designed in such a way that every candidate can grasp all the important concepts.


Objective Civil Engineering


  • The book is very useful for civil branch candidates. You can ace the exam with this book.

Civil Engineering Objective Book

Gupta and Gupta

  • One of the widely recommended books for students who want to understand civil engineering topics in detail.

Civil Engineering: Conventional and Objective Type

Khurmi R.S

  • Thoroughly updated and comprehensive study material with a dedicated focus on the latest syllabus

Textbook of Surveying

C Venkatramaiah

  • This book is according to the latest syllabus and has all the information needed to pass the JKSSB KE Civil Exam.

Soil Mechanics And Foundation Engineering

K. R. Arora

  • This book has concise questions and answers.
  • Perfect study material.


Mechanical Engineering

Khurmi R.S

  • The book includes all the topics as specified in the JKSSB Mechanical syllabus. Also, you can find previous year question papers and frequently asked questions in the exam.

Objective Mechanical Engineering


  • Covers the latest syllabus that is common for most government exams.
  • Along with notes and solved questions, the book also has practice questions for the aspirants.

Mechanical Engineering Objective type

D.Handa, H.B Keswani.

  • It will help candidates to brush up on all their mechanical engineering basics and prepare for the exam.

Engineering Mechanics: Statics & Dynamics

Anil Kumar Dhiman

  • Covers the entire syllabus related to engineering mechanics to appear in the competitive examinations.

Materials Science And Engineering

I P Singh

  • This book is recommended to everyone preparing for the JKSSB JE Mechanical Exam.

JKSSB Junior Engineer 2021 Exam Preparation Strategy

There is very tough competition in government job exams. Candidates must prepare well and effectively for the JKSSB JE 2021 exam to get one seat in the exam. After checking the detailed syllabus for the exam, candidates must follow the preparation strategy. The strategy is recommended by our learned faculties.

  • Make a long-term timetable. Then divide the topics weekly. Now make a daily routine and strictly follow it.
  • Candidates must go through the syllabus and learn it by heart, don't miss any topic.
  • Check the topic-wise marks distribution, this way you can divide time into topics.
  • Take our online mock test after completing each topic and judge your preparation,
  • Take out time for revision daily, this way you will not forget old topics.
  • Candidates must not stress during the preparation,
  • Take a good protein diet,
  • Engage in some hobbies for one hour a day.

JKSSB Junior Engineer Exam Highlights

Before checking the list of best books for the JKSSB Junior Engineer exam let’s have a look at the exam pattern and syllabus of the JKSSB JE 2021 exam.

  • The exam is going to take place from May 20 to 25, 2021,
  • The allowed time to complete the exam is 2 hours (120 minutes).
  • There will be 120 technical questions of 120 marks,
  • For each correct answer, you will get 1,
  • There will be a penalty of 0.25 for each wrong answer,
  • All the questions will be in the English language only.

JKSSB JE Exam Books FAQs

  • It all depends on your preparation. If you have prepared well for the exam, it is easy for you.

  • You can purchase the listed books online or offline.

  • The Jammu and Kashmir Service Selection Board (JKSSB) is conducting the Junior Engineer exam.

  • There is a book for MCQs also on the list. Candidates can purchase that book for question practice. Also, all books have questions after every topic.

  • The JKSSB has released 174 vacancies for the JE exam.

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