The Punjab Public Service Commission (PPSC)

Junior Engineers recruited through PPSC play a vital role in government departments by contributing to project planning, execution, and supervision. They inspect construction sites, ensure adherence to specifications, and oversee contractor work. Responsible for design, drafting, and maintaining quality control, Junior Engineers collaborate with various departments, prepare project reports, and ensure compliance with regulations. Their duties may include coordinating with professionals, addressing maintenance needs, and upholding safety standards. With a focus on infrastructure development and project management, Junior Engineers make essential contributions to the growth and maintenance of public assets, playing a key role in the efficient functioning of government projects.

PPSC JE Recruitment

Every year PPSC recruits Junior Engineer through an online Computer Based Test (CBT) Exam of 2 hours duration.

PPSC JE Recruitment: Eligibility Criteria

Candidates having a diploma in respective discipline with a minimum of 60% aggregate can apply for this recruitment.

Maximum age limit is 45 years (General). Although, there are age relaxations to reserved category students according to government norms.

Knowledge of Punjabi language is mandatory.

PPSC JE Recruitment: Selection Process

Students are selection for PPSC JE will be via an online CBT exam followed by document verification.

PPSC JE Recruitment:  Exam Pattern

S. No.






Logical Reasoning, Mental Ability and General Knowledge





2 Hours


Discipline Related Questions








There will be no negative markings.

The minimum qualifying marks will be 45% marks (40% for SC, BC candidates of Punjab) for the written competitive examination.

PPSC JE Recruitment: Application Process

The application process for PPSC J.En can be completed through its official website www.ppsc.gov.in

PPSC JE Recruitment: Application Fees

Application fees for UPPCL J.En recruitment process is Rs 1500 for General/EWS/OBC/MBC category students, Rs 500 for PwD and Ex-servicemen of Punjab and PwD category candidates and Rs 750 for SC/ST category candidates.

NOTE: Other state domicile students will be treated as General Category Students.

How to Prepare for PPSC JE Exam

Students often get confused as what to study for state J.En exams. Due to the high unpredictability of the topics and questions asked, it might seem difficult to prepare for PPSC J.En exam. For this, the students need some expertise guidance and here comes Engineers Academy.

Engineers Academy is one of the finest institutes for Punjab Engineering Exams. With its faculty pool of highly experienced and talented individuals, Engineers Academy helps students in covering Technical as well as Non-Technical topics. The course curriculum at Engineers Academy Lucknow, Kanpur and Prayagraj centre covers every concept in detailed manner along with simultaneous practice of thousands of questions of technical as well non-technical topics to help students score maximum marks in the exam.

Also, those students who cannot join offline classes at Engineers Academy Jaipur centre can enroll in online courses of Nimbus Learning Android App powered by Engineers Academy which offers LIVE as well as recorded courses for J.En in civil, mechanical and electrical engineering streams. Therefore, students can prepare for these exams easily at the comfort of their home saving a lot of money and prepare with the same faculty pool of Engineers Academy. Also, students can give mock tests to assess their preparation.

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