UPPSC AE Exam Pattern 2022: Latest Pattern for Paper 1 & 2

UPPSC AE Exam Pattern 2022: Latest Pattern for Paper 1 & 2

ByNeha Dhyani  |  Updated on: Jan 18, 2022
Check out the latest exam pattern and marking scheme for the UPPSC Assistant Engineer exam 2022. You will find the UPPSC AE paper pattern for Paper 1 & 2 along with the important details in this post.
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The UPPSC AE exam pattern forms the crucial part for any candidate who will be appearing for the Assistant Engineering exam. The candidates who are going to appear for the UPPSC AE 2022 exam that is scheduled for April 17th, 2022 should go through the UPPSC Assistant Engineer exam pattern for the written exam and syllabus wise weightage. The UPPSC Asst. Engg. exam shall have two papers that are compulsory. Thereafter, an interview shall be conducted for the candidates who have qualified the written exam.

Check out the detailed UPPSC AE exam pattern 2022 for all subjects, i.e. Civil, Electrical, Mechanical and Agricultural Engg. exam. This will help you to know the paper wise weightage that will, in turn, give you the strategy to study accordingly. 

UPPSC AE Exam Pattern 2022

The UPPSC AE exam pattern 2022 has been explained to you here in detail. The UPPSC Assistant Engineer exam pattern and syllabus form a major part in the exam preparation for the aspirants who are about to appear for the exam. Having a good knowledge of the paper pattern and subject wise weightage of the UPPSC AE written will help you to strategise your preparation for the exam. 

The UPPSC AE exam comprises of two papers followed by an interview. Each paper comprises of 375 marks while the interview carries 100 marks. All the questions will be objective multiple-choice questions. The complete and detailed UPPSC AE paper pattern has been explained in this post for each paper as per the latest notification. 

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UPPSC AE Exam Pattern & Marking Scheme Overview

Candidates can check out the major highlights of the UPPSC AE Exam Pattern below.

UPPSC AE Exam Pattern 2022 | Overview
Exam Conducting OrganisationUttar Pradesh Public Service Commission
Post NameAssistant Engineer (AE)
Name of the ExamUPPSC AE Recruitment 2022
Type of ExamObjective Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
Selection Process
  • Written Exam 
  • Interview 
Total Papers

Two, 

  • Paper 1
  • Paper 2
Marks
  • Paper 1: 350 Marks 
  • Paper 2: 350 Marks 
  • Interview: 100 Marks 
Marks for Correct Answer3 marks to be awarded 
Marks for incorrect answer 1 mark to be deducted
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UPPSC AE Exam Pattern for Paper 1

The UPPSC AE exam pattern for paper 1 is explained to you in the table below. Candidates can know the UPPSC Assistant Engineer exam pattern and marking scheme below with the exam duration.

  • The UPPSC AE paper 1 will have 2 subjects: General Hindi and Engineering Subject. 
  • The total number of questions for the UPPSC AE Paper 1 is 125. 
  • Each question will carry 3 marks, thus, the total marks of the UPPSC AE paper is 375. 
  • Further, there is a negative marking of 1 mark for every incorrect answer by you while no marks is awarded for an unanswered question.
  • The total duration of the UPPSC AE exam is 2.5 Hours.
  • Further, all the questions will be objective multiple-choice questions (MCQs).
UPPSC AE Exam Pattern - Paper 1

Sr No.

Subject

Total Questions

Marks

Exam Duration

1.

General Hindi

25

75

2 hour 30 minutes

2.

Concerned Engineering Subject: Paper 1

100

300

 Total

125

375

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UPPSC AE Exam Pattern for Paper 2

The UPPSC AE exam pattern for paper 2 is explained to you in the table below. You must take note that, the UPPSC Assistant Engineer exam covers the entire syllabus that you have studied in your B. E/B. Tech. Thus, you must be thorough with the concepts of every chapter or topic. 

  • The UPPSC AE paper 2 will have 2 subjects: General Hindi and the concerned Engineering paper. 
  • The total number of questions for the UPPSC AE Paper 2 is 125. 
  • Each question will carry 3 marks, thus, the total marks of the UPPSC AE paper is 375. 
  • Further, there is a negative marking of 1 mark for every incorrect answer by you while no marks is awarded for an unanswered question.
  • The total duration of the UPPSC AE exam is 2.5 Hours.
  • All the questions will be objective multiple-choice questions (MCQs).
UPPSC AE Exam Pattern 2022 - Paper 2

Sr No.

Subject

Total Questions

Marks

Time Duration

1.

General Studies

25

75

2 hour 30 minutes

2.

Concerned Engineering Subject Paper 2

100

300

 Total

125

375

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UPPSC Assistant Engineer Interview

The UPPSC AE interview is the last round of the recruitment process for the UPPSC AE 2022 exam. It is carried out for those candidates who will obtain the cut off marks in the written exam. The UPPSC AE Interview carries 100 marks. Some important points related to the UPPSC Assistant Engineer interview is given below:

  • It is compulsory to appear for the UPPSC AE interview for the candidates who will qualify the written exam. 
  • The merit list will be created on the basis of the marks obtained by you in the written exam and interview. 
  • All your original documents and certificates will be verified during the UPPSC Assistant Engineer interview.

Thus, in order to get an appointment letter for Assistant Engg. post in UPPSC, it is highly recommended to go through the complete exam pattern and syllabus as it will help you to identify the important topics that have maximum weightage in the written exam. 

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UPPSC AE Exam Exam Pattern FAQs

  • The UPPSC AE exam is of 850 marks in total including the interview. 

  • The UPPSC AE Exam Pattern comprises of 2 papers, Paper 1 & Paper 2. Each question is for 3 marks with a negative marking of 1 mark for every incorrect answer. The exam duration for the UPPSC Assistant Engineer exam for each paper is 2 Hours 30 Minutes.

  • The UPPSC AE exam is for a total of 750 marks for both Paper 1 and Paper 2 combined.

  • Yes, all the questions will be objective multiple-choice questions (MCQs) in the UPPSC Asst. Engg. exam.

  • Yes, all the candidates who will qualify the written exam will have to appear for the UPPSC AE interview to be shortlisted for preparing the merit list. 

  • Yes, 1 mark will be deducted for every incorrect answer by you in the UPPSC AE written exam. 

  • Each written paper of the UPPSC Asst. Engg. exam is of 2 hour 30 minutes. 

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