SSC JE Eligibility 2022

SSC JE Eligibility 2022

ByAshish Singh Dhanjal  |  Updated on: Mar 2, 2022SSC JE Eligibility 2022 is defined by the SSC along with the official notification. The candidates appearing for the SSC Junior Exam can go through this post to know about the age, qualification needed to fill the forms.
SSC JE Eligibility 2022 is defined by the SSC along with the official notification. The candidates appearing for the SSC Junior Exam can go through this post to know about the age, qualification needed to fill the forms.
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The SSC JE Eligibility Criteria 2022 is specified by the Staff Selection Commission (SSC) on the official notification. Only those candidates are allowed to apply for SSC JE 2022 exam who fulfil the eligibility norms laid down by the SSC.

Fulfilling the exam eligibility for SSC JE such as age limit, qualification forms a crucial part. Below in this post, we have mentioned all the information candidates need to know about eligibility for SSC JE.

SSC JE Eligibility 2022

The SSC JE eligibility 2022 consists of fulfilling the following essential parameters as prescribed by the Staff Selection Commission (SSC) in its official notification. If it is found at any stage of the SSC JE recruitment that the candidate does not fulfil the eligibility criteria for SSC JE, then he/she will be disqualified/debarred by the Commission. 

  • SSC JE Qualification
  • SSC JE Age Limit
  • Nationality
  • Marital Status

If you are appearing for SSC JE 2022 exam, then you must read this post carefully to know the detailed eligibility criteria for SSC Junior Engineer Examination. Having known the exam eligibility will help you in filling up the online form without any hassle. 

SSC JE Eligibility Criteria 2022 Overview

SSC JE Exam Eligibility Criteria 

Details

Exam Name

SSC Junior Engineer Examination 2022 (SSC JE)

Exam Conducting Body

Staff Selection Commission (SSC)

Examination level

National level examination

Application mode

Online

Age Limit for SSC JE 

Upper age limit: 32 years

(Upper age limit varies as per the post and department)

Educational Qualification 

Diploma or Bachelor's degree in Engineering

Official Website

www.ssc.nic.in/

SSC JE Qualification 2022

SSC releases the SSC JE qualification in its notification. The minimum educational qualification eligibility for SSC JE civil/ mechanical/ electrical is a diploma or engineering degree in the relevant fields. Check the SSC JE Educational Qualification for all the organizations below:

Name of PostOrganization/DepartmentEducational Qualification
Junior Engineer (Civil)Central Water CommissionDiploma or Degree in Civil Engineering from a recognized University or Institution
Junior Engineer (Civil)Central Public Works Department (CPWD)Diploma in Civil Engineering from a recognized University or Institution
Junior Engineer (Civil)Department of Posts3 years Diploma or equivalent in Civil Engineering from an institute recognized by the Central/ State Government
Junior Engineer (Civil)Military Engineer Services (MES)Degree in Civil Engineering from a recognized University Or(a) 3 years Diploma in Civil Engineering from a recognized Institute or University; and(b) 2 years of work experience in Planning/ Execution/ Maintenance of Civil Engineering works
Junior Engineer (Civil)Farakka Barrage ProjectDiploma in Civil Engineering from a recognized University/ Institute/ Board
Junior Engineer (Civil)Border Roads Organization, Ministry of DefenceDegree in Civil Engineering from a recognized University/ Institute or(a) 3 years Diploma in Civil Engineering from a recognized University/ Institute/ Board; and(b) 2 years of work experience in Planning/ Execution/ Maintenance of Civil Engineering works
Junior Engineer (Civil)Central Water Power Research StationDiploma in Civil Engineering from a recognized University/ Institute/ Board
Junior Engineer (Civil)National Technical Research OrganizationDiploma in Civil Engineering from recognized University/ Board/ Institution
Junior Engineer (Electrical & Mechanical)Military Engineer Services (MES)Degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering from a recognized University/Board; Or(a) 3 years diploma in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering from a recognized Institute/ University/ Board, and (b) 2 years of experience in Planning/ Execution/ Maintenance of Electrical or Mechanical Engineering work
Junior Engineer (Electrical)Central Public Works Department (CPWD)Diploma in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering from a recognized University/ Board/ Institute
Junior Engineer (Electrical)Farakka Barrage ProjectDiploma in Electrical Engineering from a recognized University/ Board/ Institute
Junior Engineer (Electrical)Central Water Power Research StationDiploma in Electrical Engineering from a recognized University/Board
Junior Engineer (Electrical)Directorate of Quality Assurance, NavalDegree in Electrical Engineering from a recognized University/ Board; or(a) 3 years Diploma in Electrical Engineering from a recognized University/ Institution; and(b) 2 years of experience in the relevant field
Junior Engineer (Electrical)National Technical Research OrganizationDiploma in Electrical Engineering from recognized University/ Institution
Junior Engineer (Mechanical)Central Water CommissionDegree/ Diploma in Mechanical Engineering from a recognized University/ Institute
Junior Engineer (Mechanical)Farakka Barrage ProjectDiploma in Mechanical Engineering from a recognized University/ Board/ Institute
Junior Engineer (Mechanical)Central Water Power Research StationDiploma in Mechanical Engineering from a recognized University/ Board
Junior Engineer (Mechanical)Directorate of Quality Assurance, NavalDegree in Mechanical Engineering from a recognized University/ Board; or(a) 3 years Diploma in Mechanical Engineering from a recognized University/ Institution; and (b) 2 years of work experience in the respective field
Junior Engineer (Mechanical)National Technical Research OrganizationDiploma in Mechanical Engineering from recognized University/ Board/ Institution
Junior Engineer (Quantity Surveying & Contracts)Military Engineer Services (MES)3 years Diploma in Civil engineering from a recognized University/ Institute/ Board or equivalent; or(a) Passed Intermediate examination in Buildings and Quantity Surveying Sub-Division-II of the Institute of Surveyors (India)

SSC JE Age Limit

The age limit for SSC JE 2022 is given below in the table. You must take note that the upper age limit of the candidates vary as per the post and department/organisation one is applying

Organization

Post

Age Limit

Central Water Commission

Junior Engineer (Civil)

Up to 32 years

Junior Engineer (Mechanical)

Central Public Works Department (CPWD)

Junior Engineer (Civil)

Junior Engineer (Electrical)

Military Engineer Services (MES)

Junior Engineer (Civil)

Up to 30 years

Junior Engineer (Electrical and Mechanical)

Farakka Barrage Project

Junior Engineer (Civil)

Junior Engineer (Electrical)

Junior Engineer (Mechanical)

Border Road Organization

Junior Engineer (Civil)

Junior Engineer (Electrical & Mechanical)

Central Water and Power Research Station

Junior Engineer (Civil)

Junior Engineer (Electrical)

Junior Engineer (Mechanical)

Directorate of Quality Assurance (Naval)

Junior Engineer (Mechanical)

Junior Engineer (Electrical)

National Technical Research Organization (NTRO)

Junior Engineer (Civil)

Junior Engineer (Electrical)

Junior Engineer (Mechanical)

SSC JE Age Relaxation 2022

The age relaxation as per the government of India guidelines is applicable on the SSC Junior Engineer exam. Candidates can check the various age relaxation in the table below:

Category 

Relaxation

Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribe

5 years

Other Backward Caste

3 years

Persons with Disabilities (PwD)

10 years

PwD + OBC

13 years

PwD + SC/ST

15 years

Ex-Servicemen (Unreserved / General)

3 years after deduction of the military service rendered from the actual age

Candidates who had ordinarily been domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period from 01- 01-1980 to 31-12-1989

5 years.

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SSC Junior Engineer Nationality

The candidates must check the national clause in the eligibility criteria of the SSC JE exam. The candidates must satisfy any of the given nationality clauses.

  • Either a citizen of India or a subject of Nepal or Bhutan.
  • A Tibetan refugee came to India before January 1st, 1962 to stay permanently in India.
  • An Indian who migrated from Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Burma, and East African countries to permanently settle in India. 

SSC JE Marital Status

All the candidates must note that the candidates should not have more than one living wife or more than one husband when he/she is already married. Such marriage will only be accepted under personal law only. 

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Important Points of SSC JE Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must note the important points of the eligibility for SSC JE exam.

  • Candidates must note down the eligibility criteria before applying for the exam.
  • The Date of birth on the 10th certification will be treated as final.
  • The educational qualification of the candidate must not be from a distance learning program.

Important SSC JE Links:

SSC Junior Engineer 2022

SSC JE Exam Pattern

SSC JE Syllabus 202

SSC JE Preparation Tips

SSC JE Books

SSC JE Exam Analysis

SSC JE Answer Key

SSC JE Question Papers

SSC JE Selection Procedure

SSC JE Cut Off

SSC JE Eligibility FAQs

  • The Junior Engineer qualification for SSC exam is to have completed 3 year diploma or B. E/B. Tech in the relevant engineering discipline.

  • The age limit for the SSC JE exam is up to the age of 32 years. However, the upper age limit varies as per the post and department you are applying. 

  • Yes, age relaxation is applicable as per government norms. Candidates belonging to the SC, ST, OBC, EWS, Ex Serviement, PWD are eligible to get relaxation in the upper age. 

  • Yes, a diploma holder candidate can also apply for the SSC JE recruitment.

  • No, you do not need work experience to apply for SSC JE exam 2022. Candidates with or without prior work experience can apply for the exam. 

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