JSSC JE Eligibility Criteria 2022: Educational Qualification, Age Limit, Age Relaxation

JSSC JE Eligibility Criteria 2022: Educational Qualification, Age Limit, Age Relaxation

ByShiwani Kumari  |  Updated on: Jan 31, 2022
Candidates who are interested to apply for the JSSC JE recruitment must go through this post to know about the JSSC JE Eligibility criteria 2022 as per the official notification.
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Candidates keen on applying for the JSSC JE exam 2022 must go through the JSSC JE eligibility criteria 2022.  This post gives you information about the JSSC Junior Engineer exam educational qualification, age limit and age relaxation.

Knowing the correct eligibility helps in understanding who can apply for the given exam and who cannot. JSSC JE online application form is available from 7th February to 8th March 2022 for 285 vacancies. 

JSSC JE Eligibility Criteria 2022

Jharkhand Staff Selection Commission (JSSC JE) prescribes the JSSC JE Eligibility Criteria 2022 in its official notification. JSSC conducts this exam to recruit potential and accomplished candidates for the post of Junior Engineer.  The candidates who are interested to apply for the JSSC Junior Engineer recruitment must ensure that they fulfil the educational qualification and age limit. 

This post informs you of the eligibility criteria in detail that is needed to apply for the JSSC JE recruitment 2022. Having known the eligibility will help you to fill the application form correctly. The application for the JSSC JE will be available on the official site from 6th February to 7th March 2022. 

JSSC JE Educational Qualification

The candidates applying for the JSSC JE recruitment 2022 must make sure that they fulfill the given educational qualification. 

  • Candidates should possess a Diploma in the relevant stream of Engineering from a recognized University. 
  • Candidates having higher educational qualifications such as B.Tech and B.E etc are also eligible.
  • Here is the post wise educational qualification for JSSC Junior Engineer exam. 


Educational Qualification 

JSSC JE Mechanical Engineer 

  • Diploma in Mechanical Engineering 
  • B. Tech Mechanical Engineering
  • B. E in Mechanical Engineering 
  • Other higher degrees relevant to the  Mechanical Engineering stream 

JSSC JE Civil Engineer

  • Diploma in Civil Engineering
  • B. Tech Civil Engineering
  • B. E Civil Engineering 
  • Other higher degrees relevant to the Civil Engineering stream 

JSSC JE Electrical Engineer 

  • Diploma in Electrical Engineering 
  • B. Tech in Electricals or Electronics
  • B. E in Electrical Engineering 
  • Other Higher degrees relevant to the Electrical Engineering stream. 

JSSC JE Age Limit

The age limit of JSSC JE exam 2022 is prescribed by the concerned authorities at JSSC. However, as per the notification, the minimum age limit is 18 years while the maximum age limit is 35 years. Age relaxation is applicable only for those candidates who belong to the reserved category of candidates. 

Age Relaxation for JSSC JE Exam 

The following table contains information on the age relaxation of different categories for the JSSC JE application form. 



Maximum Age Limit 


Unreserved [UR]/ EWS Economically Weaker Sections]  

35 Years 


EBC and BC 

37 Years 



38 Years


Scheduled Castes [SC]/ Scheduled Tribes [ST]

40 Years 

Documents Required to Upload for JSSC JE Recruitment 2022

The candidates will have to upload the following documents while filling up the JSSC Jr. Engg. online form to prove their eligibility criteria.

  • The certificates of Boards [10th and 12th]. 
  • The certificates of the universities.
  • Community Certificate [ For reserved categories] 
  • Jharkhand Domicile Certificate
  • An identification card or certificate with a photo attached to it.
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JSSC JE Syllabus

JSSC JE Exam Pattern 
JSSC JE Selection Process JSSC JE Books 
JSSC JE SalaryJSSC JE Application Form 2022

JSSC JE Eligibility Criteria FAQs

  • The JSSC JE eligibility criteria is to be a Diploma Graduate and be more than 18 years of age. 

  • The candidates must be between the age of 18 years and 35 years to apply for JSSC JE 2022 recruitment. 

  • Yes, B. Tech candidates can apply for JSSC Junior Engineer JE recruitment. 

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