JSSC JE Syllabus 2022: Download Topic Wise Syllabus PDF

JSSC JE Syllabus 2022: Download Topic Wise Syllabus PDF

ByShiwani Kumari  |  Updated on: Jan 6, 2022
Check the JSSC JE Syllabus 2022 in this post. Know about the important topics for civil, electrical & mechanical exam along with the paper pattern. You can also download the new JSSC Junior Engineer syllabus pdf.
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JSSC JE Syllabus 2022 is explained to you here for the Junior Engineer exam. Check the syllabus for the Civil, Mechanical & Electrical exam in this post. The JSSC JE exam syllabus will have the Mains exam only comprising of objective type of questions. There will be 240 questions of 3 marks each.

You can download the official JSSC JE Syllabus 2022 PDF that is given in this post. Know the latest exam syllabus along with the exam pattern & marking scheme to begin your preparation. 

JSSC JE Syllabus 2022

The JSSC JE syllabus is notified by the Jharkhand Staff Selection Commission (JSSC) in the official notification. JSSC is a state-level exam for the selection of candidates for Electrical/Civil/Mechanical Engineering vacancies. However, to qualify the JSSC Junior Engineer exam it is crucial to get familiar with the syllabus and exam pattern as per the latest notification that has been released by the Commission. 

To begin with, the JSSC JE syllabus comprises of a single-stage exam, called the JSSC JE Mains exam. The JSSC JE Mains syllabus will have only objective type of questions. There will be two papers, Paper 1 & Paper 2 where each paper shall have 120 questions. The JSSC JE Paper 1 shall have questions pertaining to General Engineering and General Knowledge only. On the other hand, Paper 2 shall have only subject-specific questions. 

The detailed explanation of the JSSC JE 2022 syllabus has been given in this post for both Paper 1 & Paper 2. Candidates applying for JSSC JE Recruitment 2022 shall check out the subject wise syllabus, important topics and paper pattern with the marking scheme in this post. You can also download the JSSC JE syllabus PDF. Read on to know the latest and updated syllabus for the JSSC Junior Engineer exam. 

JSSC JE Syllabus 2022 Overview

Here is a brief summary of the JSSC JE syllabus. 

JSSC JE Syllabus 2022 PDF Download
Name of the organisationJharkhand Staff Selection Commission (JSSC)
Post Junior Engineer (Electrical/ Civil/ Mechanical)
Name of the ExamJSSC JE Recruitment
Selection ProcessSingle-stage exam 
Mode of ExamComputer Based Test (CBT)
Number of Papers

Two Papers;

  • Paper 1 
  • Paper 2
Total Marks

720 Marks

Total Number of Questions

240 Questions 

Type of QuestionsObjective Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
Negative MarkingYes, 1 mark for every incorrect answer
Job LocationJharkhand
Official Sitehttp://www.jssc.nic.in/

JSSC Junior Engineer Syllabus & Exam Pattern

Before we discuss the JSSC Junior Engineer syllabus, let us first give you a brief idea about the JSSC JE exam pattern. The exam pattern will let you know the important topics and the marking scheme. 

PaperName of the SubjectTotal Questions/ Number Of MarksMarksExam Duration
Paper 1
  • General Engineering (80 Questions)
  • General Knowledge (40 Questions)
120 Questions360 Marks2 Hours
Paper 2
  • Civil Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
120 Questions 360 Marks2 Hours
 Total240 Questions720 Marks4 Hours

JSSC JE Syllabus for Paper 1: General Engineering & General Studies

Here we have explained to you the JSSC JE syllabus for Paper 1. The Paper 1 exam syllabus for JSSC Junior Engineer comprises of the following subjects: 

  • General Engineering (सामान्य अभियांत्रिकी )
  • General Studies (सामान्य ज्ञान )

The syllabus for both the papers mentioned above has been discussed below. 

JSSC JE General Engineering Syllabus

The JSSC JE General Engineering syllabus is mentioned below. This paper will be common to all the engineering branches and all the candidates will have to attempt this paper. Check the important topics for the Jharkhand SSC General Engg. exam. 



Civil Engineering

  • Building Materials, Estimating, Costing and Valuation
  • Surveying
    Soil Mechanics, Hydraulics, Irrigation Engineering,
  • Transportation Engineering, Environmental

Structural Engineering

Theory of Structures, Concrete Technology, RCC Design, Steel

Electrical Engineering

  • Basic Concepts
  • Circuit Law
  • Magnetic Circuit
  • AC Fundamentals
  • Measurement
  • Measuring Instruments
  • Electrical Machines
  • Fractional Kilowatt Motors
  • Single Phase Induction Motors
  • Synchronous Machines
  • Generation
  • Transmission
  • Distribution
  • Estimation & Costing
  • Utilization & Electrical Energy
  • Basic Electronics

Mechanical Engineering

  • Theory of Machines
  • Theory of Machine Designs
  • Properties of Pure Substances
  • Refrigeration Cycles 
  • Principle of Refrigeration Plant
  • Nozzles & Steam Turbines
  • Properties & Classification of Fluids
  • Fluid Statics
  • Strength of Materials
  • Strength of Materials
  • Measurement of Fluid Pressure
  • Fluid Kinematics
  • Dynamics of Ideal Fluids
  • Measurement of Flow Rate 
  • Air Standard Cycle for IC Engines
  • Air Compressor & Cycle
  • Hydraulic Turbines
  • Centrifugal Pumps
  • Classification of Steel
  • IC Engine Performance
  • IC Engine Combustion
  • IC Engine Cooling & Lubrication
  • Rankine Cycle of System
  • Boilers
  • Classification
  • Specification
  • Fitting and Accessories

JSSC JE General Studies Syllabus

JSSC JE Syllabus for the General Studies paper will have the following topics. 



General Awareness

  • Current Affairs
  • History and Polity
  • Economics
  • Awards and Honours
  • Books & Authors
  • Important Days and Dates
  • Jharkhand GK
  • Indian National Movement

General Science

  • Questions based on everyday basic science will be asked

General Mathematics

  • Basic Arithmetical questions of 10th class


  • Coding-Decoding
  • Mirror image
  • Order and Ranking
  • Direction and Sense
  • Number series, etc. 


  • Basic knowledge of computers is required 
  • Knowledge of social media
  • Computer fundamentals

Also Check: JSSC JE Selection Process 

JSSC JE Civil Syllabus

The JSSC JE syllabus is given below with all the important topics that you must cover to be able to qualify the examination. 

  • Building Materials
  • Estimating, Costing and Valuation
  • Surveying
  • Soil Mechanics
  • Hydraulics
  • RCC Design
  • Steel Design
  • Irrigation Engineering
  • Transportation Engineering
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Structural Engineering: Theory of structures
  • Concrete Technology

JSSC Junior Engineer Mechanical Syllabus

The JSSC JE syllabus for Mechanical Engineering is given below. 

  • Theory of Machines and Machine Design
  • Engineering Mechanics and Strength of Materials
  • Thermal Engineering- Properties of pure substances
  • 1st Law Thermodynamics
  • 2nd Law of Thermodynamics
  • Air Standard Cycles for IC Engine
  • IC Engine Performance, IC Engine Combustion, IC Engine Cooling & Lubrication
  • Rankin cycle of steam
  • Boilers
  • Air Compressors & their cycles; Refrigeration cycles; Principle of Refrigeration Plant; Nozzles & Steam Turbines
  • Fluid Mechanics and Machinery
  • Production Engineering

JSSC JE Electrical Syllabus

The JSSCS Junior Engineer syllabus for the electrical engineering (विद्युत अभियांत्रिकी) paper is given below. Check the important topics below. 

  • Electric Circuits
  • Electromagnetic Fields
  • Signals and Systems
  • Power Systems
  • Electrical Machines
  • Electrical and Electronic Measurements
  • Analog and Digital Electronics
  • Power Electronics

JSSC JE Syllabus 2022 PDF Download

To ease your preparation for the JSSC Jr. Engg. exam, we have provided you with the JSSC JE syllabus PDF. Click on the download link given below. 

Download JSSC JE Syllabus PDF 2022

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JSSC JE Eligibility Criteria JSSC JE Books 
JSSC JE SalaryJSSC JE Application Form 2022

JSSC JE Syllabus FAQs

  • The JSSC JE exam will have Mains exam only comprising of 240 questions for 720 marks. There will be two papers in the exam, Paper 1 & Paper 2. 

  • Yes, there is a negative marking of 1 mark for every incorrect answer by you in the JSSC Junior Engineer exam.

  • Yes, the JSSC Junior Engineer 2022 exam will be conducted in the Hindi language only. 

  • The JSSC JE exam will have 240 questions of 3 marks each. 

  • Yes, we have provided to the new and the latest JSSC Junior Engineer syllabus PDF in this post to download. 

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