SSC JE 2024 Prelims & Mains Syllabus | Engineers Academy

SSC JE 2024 Recruitment Notification

As per the official website of SSC the Academic Calendar for the years 2024-25 has been released.

SSC JE 2024 Examination Schedule

As per the official calendar, the SSC JE 2024 notification will be released in February 2024. The online application process for SSC JE 2024 will commence on 29 February 2024. The application form along with the application fee can be submitted on or before 29 March 2024.

Paper 1 or SSC JE 2024 Prelims is expected to be conducted in May or June 2024 as per the official academic calendar 2024.

Syllabus of SSC JE Prelims 2024

Students preparing for SSC JE need to qualify for the first stage of SSC JE Prelims. It includes technical as well as non-technical Topics.

SSC JE Prelims consists of 200 questions.

Each correct answer carries one mark and each wrong answer attracts a negative marking of fourth marks. Students need to prepare wholeheartedly for technical as well as non-technical topics to clear the prelims exam as the competition is increasing day by day and the cutoffs are increasing continuously. General Studies questions are asked from various topics such as:

(1)  Indian Geography
(2)  Indian History
(3)  Economics
(4) Indian Polity
(5) General Science
(6) Indian Culture
(7) General Awareness

General Intelligence and reasoning questions are asked from a vast syllabus.

Topics covered are:
(1) Blood Relationships
(2) Arithmetic Reasoning
(3) Problem Solving
(4) Decision Making
(5) Verbal and figure classification
(6) Similarities and dissimilarities
(7) Analysis and judgment
(8) Visual memory
(9) Discrimination
(10) Observation
(11) Relationship concepts
(12) Number Series

Along with these, 100 questions will be asked from technical subjects of relevant discipline.

Read Also: How to Prepare for SSC JE 2024

SSC JE 2024 Syllabus for Civil Engineering

Building Materials, Estimating, Costing and Valuation, Surveying, Soil Mechanics, Hydraulics, Irrigation Engineering, Transportation Engineering, Environmental Engineering. Structural Engineering: Theory of Structures, Concrete Technology, RCC Design, Steel Design.

 SSC JE 2024 Syllabus for Electrical Engineering

Basic concepts of Electrical Engineering, Circuit law, Magnetic Circuit, AC Fundamentals, Measurement and Measuring instruments, Electrical Machines, Fractional Kilowatt Motors and single phase induction Motors, Synchronous Machines, Generation, Transmission and Distribution, Estimation and Costing, Utilization and Electrical Energy, Basic Electronics.

SSC JE 2024 Syllabus for Mechanical Engineering

Theory of Machines and Machine Design, Engineering Mechanics and Strength of Materials, Properties of Pure Substances, 1st Law of Thermodynamics, 2nd Law of Thermodynamics, Air standard Cycles for IC Engines, IC Engine Performance, IC Engines Combustion, IC Engine Cooling and lubrication, Rankine cycle of System, Boilers, Classification, Specification, Fitting & Accessories, Air Compressors & their cycles, Refrigeration cycles, Principle of Refrigeration Plant, Nozzles & Steam Turbines. Properties and classification of Fluids, Fluid Statics, Measurement of Fluid Pressure, Fluid kinematics, Dynamics of Ideal fluids, Measurement of Flow rate, basic principles, Hydraulic Turbines, Centrifugal Pumps, and Classification of steels.

Syllabus of SSC JE Mains 2024

SSC JE Mains exam is also conducted in objective mode. However, there is no non-technical syllabus at this stage. The exam consists of 100 questions purely from technical subjects of respective disciplines. Each question carries 3 marks and a negative answer will attract a penalty of 1 mark. Therefore, it is advisable that students read the question carefully and then solve it with high accuracy and precision.

How to Prepare for SSC JE 2024 Technical Part

SSC JE exam is getting tougher every year. With the recent change in the examination pattern of SSC JE, the technical part must be given even more emphasis during preparation. To prepare well for technical Paper 1 and Paper 2, the following tips could be helpful to clear the exam on the first attempt:

(1) Begin your preparation of Prelims as well as Mains from the beginning itself. Don’t wait for the result of SSC JE Prelims to get announced. Generally, about 50 days are given between the announcement of the SSC JE Prelims results and the SSC JE Mains exam. Therefore, it is advisable to begin your preparation from the very beginning.

(2) Make a timetable of the number of days you have for preparation with the subjects and chapters you need to study.

(3) Start your preparation by understanding the basic concepts step by step from class notes and standard textbooks.

(4) Once you have got hold of the concepts, practice the previous year’s questions asked in SSC JE Prelims as well as Mains. These questions will help you identify the pattern of the questions asked in the SSC JE Exam.
The best book that contains the previous year’s questions asked in SSC JE to date is available at the EA Publications website which gives all the previous year’s questions in a Subjectwise and topic-wise segregated manner. Also, each question has a detailed explanation which will help you identify the concepts used in the question.

(5) Once you understand the types of questions asked in the SSC JE Exam, then it’s time to practice similar-level questions to improve accuracy and precision.

(6) Similar level questions are asked in various state AE/JE Exams along with PSUs JE Exam which should also be practiced to excel in the SSC JE Exam.
Thousands of such questions are available on the EA Publications platform in multiple volumes where every question comes with their detailed solutions.
Also, the smart Edition MCQ books come with 5 QR Codes each of which, upon scanning, redirects to a Full-length Mock Test FREE.
Practicing with such a brilliant book will increase your chances of selection in the SSC JE 2024 Exam on the first attempt.

SSC JE 2024 Test Series

Engineers Academy platform also provides for Test Series for Prelims as well as the Mains Exam. From individual Subjectwise tests to mixed subjects tests and Full-Length Tests, these tests are extremely beneficial to assess your preparation and identify your weak areas to improve.

Additionally, Engineers Academy also conducts a Test Series at All India Level where thousands of aspirants participate and you can identify the level of your as well as your competitor’s preparation.

With practicing from the Prelims to the Mains exam, the SSC JE Exam should be prepared in one shot. With quality content and a good set of questions for practicing, dedicated aspirants could easily clear the SSC JE Exam on the first attempt.