UPPSC AE Selection Process 2021: Written Exam & Interview

UPPSC AE Selection Process 2021: Written Exam & Interview

ByNeha Dhyani  |  Updated on: Nov 8, 2021UPPSC Prayagraj is conducting UPPSC Assistant Engineer (AE) recruitment 2021 exam. Get to know the UPPSC AE exam date 2021, vacancy, apply online link, fee, eligibility, selection process, exam pattern, syllabus, and other important details here.
UPPSC Prayagraj is conducting UPPSC Assistant Engineer (AE) recruitment 2021 exam. Get to know the UPPSC AE exam date 2021, vacancy, apply online link, fee, eligibility, selection process, exam pattern, syllabus, and other important details here.
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UPPSC AE Selection Process: Stage Wise

UPPSC AE Selection Process 2021: The Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission (UPPSC) has released the official notification for the UPPSC AE Recruitment 2021 for the posts of Assistant Engineers in various engineering disciplines. UPPSC will fill up a total of 281 vacancies, out of which 10 are reserved for candidates belonging to marginalized social groups like Other Backward Classes (OBCs), Scheduled Cates (SCs), and Scheduled Tribes (STs). To be able to get through the UPPSC Asst. Engg. Exam, it is crucial to know about the selection process. 

UPPSC AE selection process is a two-tier stage that includes a written exam followed by an Interview Round. In this post, we have discussed the stage-wise selection process for the UPPSC Asst. Engg Exam. Knowing the detailed selection criteria for UPPSC AE will give you clarity of your preparation strategy. 

UPPSC AE Selection Process for Written Exam

For any competitive exam, it is of utmost importance that students possess a thorough understanding of the exam pattern. The UPPSC AE Exam 2021 is divided into two sections, Paper 1 and Paper 2. 

  • The UPPSC AE Paper 1 consists of two subjects, General Hindi and Engineering-Related Subject.
  • The UPPSC AE Paper 2 also consists of two sections, General Studies and a core subject based on the candidate’s educational background.
  • All the questions will be in the form of objective-type-questions (MCQs).
  • Each paper will have 125 questions which means the entire UPPSC AE Exam 2021 will carry 250 questions.
  • In both papers, each question will carry 3 marks making the entire UPPSC AE Exam 2021 of 750 marks.
  • Students must note that there is a negative marking of 1 mark in both papers for every wrong answer.
  • The duration for each paper in the UPPSC AE Exam 2021 is 2 hours and 30 minutes.

UPPSC AE Paper 1 Exam Pattern

Sr No.

Subject

Total Questions

Marks

Time Duration

1.

General Hindi

25

75

2 hour 30 minutes

2.

Concerned Engineering Subject: Paper 1

100

300

Total

125

375

UPPSC AE Paper 2 Exam Pattern

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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Know the detailed UPPSC AE Exam Pattern 

UPPSC AE Interview Procedure 2021

After written exams are conducted and the UPPSC AE result is declared, the interview round will be conducted. Students who performed extremely well and secured the cutoff marks in the written examinations will be shortlisted for this round.

  •  The UPPSC AE Interview will carry a total of 100 marks. 
  • Apart from the UPPSC AE interview, all the necessary documents will also be verified during the interview like educational certificates, letters of experience, proof of residence, and passport-size photographs. 
  • Once the interview is conducted, the commission will release the list of selected students based on their performances in the UPPSC AE Exam 2021 and interview process. 
  • These shortlisted candidates will be offered the coveted jobs of Assistant Engineers in the Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission.

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List of Documents for UPPSC AE Interview

Here is a list of documents that must be carried by you during the UPPSC Assistant Engineer interview. You must carry all the original documents along with a photocopy of the same for the interview. 

  • Print out of Interview Call Letter/Admit Card
  • Govt. issued ID Proof such as Aadhar Card, PAN card 
  • Attestation Form (in original) with affixed signed photographs
  • Educational mark-sheets and certificates of 10th, 12th, Graduation
  • Photocopy and original copy of caste certificate, if any
  • Discharge certificate by Ex-servicemen
  • Passport size photographs
  • Age relaxation certificate, if any

Final Selection Process for UPPSC Asst. Engg.

The final selection for the UPPSC AE will be done on the basis of the marks scored by you in the written exam and interview. 

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