KPTCL Exam Pattern 2022: Civil & Electrical Paper Marks Detail

KPTCL Exam Pattern 2022: Civil & Electrical Paper Marks Detail

ByShiwani Kumari  |  Updated on: Feb 20, 2022
Candidates who will be appearing for the KPTCL exam can check out the KPTCL exam pattern and marking scheme that is explained in this post. Check the post wise paper pattern for aptitude test.
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KPTCL Exam Pattern 2022 has been explained to you here in this post for the AE and JE posts. The KPTCL exam will have an aptitude test. Kannada Language Test will be conducted only for those candidates who have not studied or passed the Kannada language in Class 10th or at a higher level.

Candidates who will be appearing for the written exam should check out the paper pattern as per the new notification that has been released. Knowing the paper pattern for the aptitude test with a marking scheme will ease your preparation process. You can prepare for the exam as per the marks weightage for every topic. Know more details on the KPTCL exam pattern & marking scheme in this post. 

KPTCL Exam Pattern 2022

The KPTCL Exam Pattern 2022 is prescribed by the Karnataka Power Transmission Corporation Limited (KPTCL) in its official notification. The KPTCL exam pattern is one of the prerequisites that the candidates must know when they start the exam preparation. The KPTCL exam consists of one paper, an aptitude test. The aptitude test is a written test having only objective type of questions. 

The KPTCL aptitude test shall be for 100 marks for a duration of 2 Hours. The candidates will also be required to attempt a Kannda language paper test if they have not studied or passed the Kannada language exam at the 10th level or higher level. Get to know the complete paper pattern and marking scheme for the KPTCL exam 2022 to begin your preparation for the exam. 

KPTCL Exam Pattern for Aptitude Test

The KPTCL exam shall be held in offline mode. The paper pattern is similar for the KPTCL AE and JE posts.

  • The KPTCL written exam shall have only multiple choice questions (MCQs).
  • The exam will be held in offline mode. 
  • The exam duration is 2 Hours. 
  • 0.25 marks shall be deducted for an incorrect answer. 
  • The selection of the candidates shall be made on the marks obtained by them in the written exam. 
  • The question paper for KPTCL written exam will be available in both English and Kannada languages. 
  • The language test will be conducted only for those candidates who have not studied Kannada in Class 10th as their 1st or 2nd language. 

Post Name

Subject

Marks

Duration

Assistant Engineer

Civil

75

2 Hours

General Awareness & Aptitude

25

Junior Engineer (Electrical)

Diploma Electrical & Electronics

75

2 Hours

General Awareness & Aptitude

25

Junior Engineer (Civil)

Diploma Civil

75

2 Hours

General Awareness & Aptitude

25

Junior Assistant

Computer Literacy

20

2 Hours

General Awareness & Aptitude

40

General English/ General Kannada

40

Assistant Accounts Officer (AAO)

Finance

75

2 Hours

General Awareness & Aptitude

25

Assistant Executive Engineer (AEE) & Assistant Engineer (AE)

Electrical & Electronics

75

2 Hours

General Awareness & Aptitude

25

Language Paper for KPTCL Exam

The candidates who will be applying for KPTCL exam 2022 must have studied and passed the Kannada language in Class 10th or at a higher level. The candidates who have not studied and not passed the Kannada language will be required to appear for the language test before appearing for the aptitude test. The Kannada Language Test shall be descriptive in nature for 150 marks. 

The candidates who have studied Kannada as in Engineering or Diploma are 

Qualifying Marks for KPTCL Language Paper

The candidates who will be taking the language test will be required to obtain at least 50 marks out of 150 marks in the exam. Candidates who will score less than 50 marks will not be eligible to further rounds of the selection process. 

KPTCL Qualifying Marks for Written Exam

KPTCL has notified the qualifying marks that the candidates will have to obtain in the written exam. The category wise cut off marks is mentioned below. 

Category of CandidatePercentage Requirement
General35%
Category-I, IIA, IIB, IIIA, and IIIB35%
SC/ST35%

Qualifying Marks for Kannada Language Paper Test 

Category of Candidate

Minimum Marks 

(Out of 150 marks)

All candidates 50 Marks

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KPTCL Syllabus KPTCL Salary 
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KPTCL JE Exam Exam Pattern FAQs

  • The KPTCL exam pattern 2022 for the posts of AE and JE shall be based on their performance in the Aptitude Test. Candidates who will perform well on the test will be called to appear for the document verification. 

  • As per the new KPTCL exam pattern, for every incorrect answer 0.25 marks are deducted in the written exam of KPTCL Exam and 1 mark is rewarded for every correct answer. 

  • The KPTCL language paper is a descriptive paper for 150 marks. The candidates will have to obtain at least 50 marks in ti to be eligible to appear for the next stage of the selection process. 

  • The KPTCL exam shall be held in English and Kannada languages. 

  • The KPTCL aptitude test will have objective type of questions only. 

  • No, as per the KPTCL exam pattern, the exam will be held in offline mode. An OMR sheet will be given to the candidates to fill the correct answers. 

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