Tips to Crack PPSC Junior Engineer 2022 Exam: Know Best Preparation Tips Here

By BYJU'S Exam Prep

Updated on: October 17th, 2023

Know the best preparation tips for PPSC JE exam 2022. As the PPSC Junior Engineer exam date has been released that is scheduled for 6th March 2022, therefore all the candidates appearing for the exam must know the tips and tricks that is needed to crack the exam.. Aspirants must be giving their all to clear the exam with flying colours. At this point in time, it is crucial to put your effort in the right direction.

 All aspirants may be looking for the right approach to crack the PPSC JE 2022 exam, so reading this article is worth your time. It will help you to customize your preparation for the best result. Here we are providing the best preparation tips for the PPSC JE 2022 Exam which have been suggested by the experts.

Important Tips to Crack PPSC JE Exam 2022 

1. Knowing the Exam Pattern

You should go through the detailed PPSC JE Exam Pattern before starting your preparation journey, as it helps you build a better strategy to clear the exam with maximum marks.

PPSC JE exam will be an objective type paper

  • Total Marks for Competitive Examination: 300
  • Total No. of Questions: 120 questions
  • 2.5 marks for each question
  • Time Duration: 2 Hours
  • There will be a negative marking of 1/2 marks questions wrongly answered.




Questions From the Subject (Civil Discipline)



Questions asked from Logical Reasoning, Mental Ability, and General Knowledge



2. Know the Syllabus

Go through the PPSC JE Syllabus and Exam Pattern thoroughly. Sort out the topics according to the difficulty level

  • Aspirants can download the detailed syllabus for PPSC JE 2022 from the link given below:

PPSC JE Syllabus 2022: Download PDF

3. Know the Best Books to Prepare

Instead of looking for subject-wise books, it’s better to refer few question banks and good books which cover the syllabus in a short and crisp manner with less time is remaining. Here is the list of books for PPSC JE aspiring candidates can prefer:

Book Name



SSC JE Civil Engineering Previous Year Solved Papers

Youth Publications

  • Best book for Previous Year Papers
  • Subject wise previous year solved MCQs

Civil Engineering: Through Objective Type Questions

SP Gupta & SS Gupta by CBS Publishers & Distributors

  • Good quality MCQs – Subject Wise
  • A very good book for SSC JE, ESE & GATE Exam
  • Around 3000 MCQs

SSC: Junior Engineers Exam Guide: Junior Engineers (Civil & Structural) Exam Guide

R Gupta’s by Ramesh Publishing House

  • Study Material and solved previous year Papers
  • 1500 MCQs

Civil Engineering Objective Type & Conventional

R S Khurmi, J K Gupta by S. Chand

  • Objective type questions covered.
  • Revised Edition

Civil Engineering subject-Wise, General Awareness & Reasoning Quizzes


  • Subject wise, and quizzes based on the latest pattern

4. Follow a Timetable

Make a realistic timetable and follow it strictly. Check here the 45 days study plan for PPSC JE 2021. You can revise your any topic through this plan and boost your preparation for PPSC JE Exam 2022.

5. Brush up your Basics

Basics are the pillars of any exam. Understand the depth and concept of every topic.

6. Make Short Notes

Try to make your own short notes which will help you in the revision.

7. Memorize Formulas

Formulas should be at your fingertips. Practice them on a regular basis so that you do not forget them.

8. Example Problems or Samples

Solving example problems will help you understand the steps to solve problems. Try to solve a number of questions.

9. Previous Year Papers

Analyze the previous year’s question papers and check the weightage of different topics, types, and pattern of questions asked and their difficulty level. Master the topics according to higher weightage. Take at least the past 6-12 years of question papers and solve them.

10. Solve Sufficient Practice Questions

You must practice carefully and consciously and be in a position to answer any type of questions asked from any topic.

11. Take Mock Tests

Mock tests will help you get a clear idea about where you are standing and where you need to improve. You will also meet the real-time scenario of exams. Attempt here Free mock test for PPSC JE.

12. Improve Your Test-Taking Skills

Your score will also depend upon how wisely you select the questions and how efficiently you use your time to answer them. Improve your overall test-taking skills and develop a smart strategy to give the exam.

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