NHPC Junior Engineer Complete Syllabus 2022

By Vishal Singh|Updated : January 31st, 2022

The NHPC JE Syllabus 2022 is notified by the exam conducting body which is, National Hydro-Electric Power Corporation Pvt Ltd. (NHPC) in its official notification. The NHPC Junior Engineer exam will be an online test that aims to determine your merit. All the interested candidates must have complete knowledge of the detailed NHPC JE syllabus as per the latest notification to avoid any kind of confusion.

The syllabus for the NHPC JE exam comprises 3 parts, out of which one part will be solely concerned with the concerned discipline as per your educational qualification. The other 2 parts aim to test your knowledge of General Awareness and Reasoning. The online test will be of 100 marks in total. Read on to find more information about the NHPC Jr. Engineer syllabus. 


NHPC JE Exam Pattern 2022: Marking Scheme

Before you know the syllabus for the NHPC JE online test, you should first have a look at the exam pattern. 





JE (Civil/ Electrical/ Mechanical)


Concerned discipline



General Awareness 







200 questions 

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NHPC JE Syllabus for General Awareness

The test of the candidates’ knowledge of General Knowledge will be tested in this. This will have questions that one must know without preparing for. The questions will be general questions that matter in our everyday life. The topics to be covered in the NHPC Jr. Engg. exam is as follows.

  • Current affairs events, national and international events
  • Sports 
  • General Science
  • History and Polity with questions on the Indian Constitution as well
  • Important Days and Dates
  • Awards and Honours
  • Books and Authors
  • Geography

NHPC Jr. Engineer Syllabus for Reasoning

The reasoning section will have both verbal and non-verbal questions. This will cover the questions that will test your thinking ability. 

  • Venn Diagram
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Number Series
  • Mirror Images
  • Direction Sense
  • Alphabet Series
  • Blood Relations
  • Order and Ranking
  • Arithmetical Reasoning
  • Figure Matrix Questions
  • Problem on Age Calculation
  • Analogy
  • Non-Verbal Series
  • Decision Making

NHPC Junior Engineer Syllabus for Civil Engineering

The NHPC JE syllabus for civil Engg. will be based on the diploma standard. 

  • Theory of Structures
  • Steel Design
  • R.C. Design
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Hydraulic Engineering
  • Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering 
  • Railways and Highway Engineering 
  • Water Resources Engineering
  • Water Requirements for crop
  • The distribution system for canal irrigation
  • Sanitation and Water Supply
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Sewerage systems

NHPC JE Syllabus for Mechanical Engineering

The NHPC Junior Engg. syllabus for the mechanical Engg. is that of the Diploma standard. The topics are as follows. 

  • Statics
  • Dynamics
  • Theory of Machines
  • Mechanics of Solids
  • Material Science
  • Manufacturing Science
  • Production Management
  • Thermodynamics
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Heat Transfer
  • Energy Conversion
  • Environment

NHPC JE Syllabus for Electrical Engineering

The NHPC JE Electrical syllabus will be that of diploma standard. The major topics are as follows. 

  • Networks and systems
  • E.M. Theory
  • Control Systems
  • Elements of Electronics
  • Power System Analysis and Design
  • Elements of Electrical Machines
  • Utilization and drives 
  • Measurements
  • Industrial Electronics
  • Digital electronics
  • Microwaves and communication system
  • Electrical and special machines
  • Power system protection 
  • Analog and Digital computation 
  • Elements of Microprocessors

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  • The NHPC JE syllabus comprises of the following:

    • Concerned subject syllabus
    • General Knowledge
    • Reasoning

  • You can find the NHPC JE syllabus pdf from the official website of NHPC or here

  • The NHPC JE syllabus for the concerned engineering discipline will be that of the Diploma level.

  • The NHPC Jr. Engg. GK syllabus is given below. 

    • Current affairs events, national and international events
    • Sports 
    • General Science
    • History and Polity with questions on the Indian Constitution as well
    • Important Days and Dates
    • Awards and Honours
    • Books and Authors
    • Geography

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