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SSC JE 2019 Eligibility Criteria: Age Limit and Educational Qualification

Feb 4, 2019 12:50 IST
    SSC JE 2019 Eligibility Criteria: Age Limit and Educational Qualification
    SSC JE 2019 Eligibility Criteria: Age Limit and Educational Qualification

    This year SSC JE Paper - I 2019 Exam will be conducted in online mode tentatively from 23rd September 2019 to 27th September 2019 and will be a Computer Based Exam (CBE). Eligible candidates can start filling the application form from 1st Feb 2019 to 25th Feb 2019 ensuring that they possess/fulfill all eligibility conditions prescribed in the official notification released by SSC.

    Below are the Important Dates of SSC JE 2019 Exam:

    SSC JE 2019 Exam

    Important Dates

    Online Registration Date

    1st February to 25th February 2019

    Last date of Online Fee Payment

    27th February, 2019

    Last date of Offline Fee Payment

    28th February, 2019

    Date of SSC JE Paper-I (CBE)

    23rd September 2019 to 27th September 2019

    Date of SSC JE Paper-II (Descriptive)

    29th December 2019

    Admit Card Download Starts (Tentative)

    10 days before the exam

    Before applying for the different SSC JE posts, candidates should satisfy themselves that they fulfill all the eligibility norms including age, upper age limit and educational qualification(s). So, let’s look at the Eligibility Criteria for the various posts under the SSC JE 2019 Recruitment drive:

    Click here to know the SSC JE 2019 Online Application Process

    AGE LIMIT

    As on 1st August 2019, age limit for SSC JE Posts are:

    Organisation Name

    Post Name

    Age

    Central Water Commission

    Junior Engineer (Civil)

    Upto 32 years

    Central Water Commission

    Junior Engineer (Mechanical)

    Upto 32 years

    Central Public Works Department (CPWD)

    Junior Engineer (Civil)

    Upto 32 years

    Central Public Works Department (CPWD)

    Junior Engineer (Electrical)

    Upto 32 years

    Department of Post

    Junior Engineer (Civil)

    Upto 27 years

    Military Engineer Services (MES)

    Junior Engineer (Civil)

    Upto 30 years

    Military Engineer Services (MES)

    Junior Engineer (Electrical and

    Mechanical)

    Upto 30 years

    Military Engineer Services (MES)

    Junior Engineer (Surveying

    and Contract)

    Upto 27 years

    Farrakka Barrage (Project)

    Junior Engineer (Civil)

    Upto 30 years

    Farrakka Barrage (Project)

    Junior Engineer (Electrical)

    Upto 30 years

    Farrakka Barrage (Project)

    Junior Engineer (Mechanical)

    Upto 30 years

    Border Road Organization

    Junior Engineer (Civil)

    Upto 30 years

    Central Water Power Research Station

    Junior Engineer (Civil)

    Upto 30 years

    Central Water Power Research Station

    Junior Engineer (Electrical)

    Upto 30 years

    Central Water Power Research Station

    Junior Engineer (Mechanical)

    Upto 30 years

    Directorate of Quality Assurance (Naval)

    Junior Engineer (Mechanical)

    Upto 30 years

    Directorate of Quality Assurance (Naval)

    Junior Engineer (Electrical)

    Upto 30 years

    National Technical Research Organization (NTRO)

    Junior Engineer (Civil)

    Upto 30 years

    National Technical Research Organization (NTRO)

    Junior Engineer (Electrical)

    Upto 30 years

    National Technical Research Organization (NTRO)

    Junior Engineer (Mechanical)

    Upto 30 years

    Note:

    • Candidates should note that the Date of Birth as recorded in the Matriculation/ Secondary Examination Certificate or an equivalent certificate only will be accepted by the Commission for determining the age and no subsequent request for its change will be considered or granted.
    • Candidates are advised to opt only for such posts for which they have the qualification and are within the prescribed age limits.

    Click here to know the Exam Pattern and Syllabus of SSC Junior Engineer (JE) 2019 Paper-I

    AGE LIMIT RELAXATION

    The relaxation in upper age limit/maximum upper age for the following categories/ communities is given in the table below subject to submission of requisite certificates:

    S. No.

    Category

    Age Limit Relaxation

    1

    Scheduled Caste / Scheduled Tribe

    5 years

    2

    Other Backward Classes (OBC)

    3 years

    3

    Persons with Disabilities (PwD)

    10 years

    4

    PwD + OBC

    13 years

    5

    PwD + SC/ ST

    15 years

    5

    Ex-Servicemen (Unreserved / General)

    03 years after deduction of the

    military service rendered from

    the actual age

    6

    Candidates who had ordinarily been domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period from 01- 01-1980 to 31-12-1989.

    5 years

    10

    Defence Personnel disabled in operation during hostilities with any foreign country or in a disturbed area and released as a consequence thereof

    General/ OBC

    3 Years

    SC/ ST

    8 years

    Click here to know the Exam Pattern and Syllabus of SSC Junior Engineer (JE) 2019 Paper-II

    EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION

    Below is the brief educational qualification details of the different posts offered through SSC JE 2019 Exam (as on 1st August, 2019):

    S. No.

    Post Name

    Educational and Other Qualification

    1

    Junior Engineer (Civil), Central Water Commission

    Degree or Diploma in Civil Engineering from a recognized University or Institution

    2

    Junior Engineer (Mechanical) in Central Water Commission

    Degree or Diploma in Mechanical Engineering from a recognized University or Institution

    3

    Junior Engineer (Civil), CPWD

    Diploma in Civil Engineering from a recognized University or Institute.

    4

    Junior Engineer (Electrical), CPWD

    Diploma in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering from a recognized University or Institute.

    5

    Junior Engineer (Civil), Department of Posts

    Three years Diploma or equivalent in Civil Engineering from an institution recognized by the Central Government or State Government.

    6

    Junior Engineer (Civil), MES

    Degree in Civil Engineering from a recognized University Or

    (a) Three years Diploma in Civil Engineering from a recognized Institute or University or Board; and

    (b) Two years experience in Planning, Execution and Maintenance of Civil Engineering works.

    7

    Junior Engineer (Electrical & Mechanical), MES

    Degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering from a recognized University;

    Or

    (a) Three years diploma in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering from a recognized Institute or University or Board; and

    (b) Two years experience in Planning, Execution and Maintenance of Electrical or Mechanical Engineering works.

    8

    Junior Engineer (Quantity Surveying & Contracts), MES

    Three years Diploma in Civil engineering from a recognized Institute/ University/ Board or equivalent;

    or

    (i) Passed Intermediate examination in Buildings and Quantity Surveying Sub-Division-II of the Institute of Surveyors (India).

    9

    Junior Engineer (Civil), Farakka Barrage Project

    Diploma in Civil Engineering from a recognized University or Institute or Board

    10

    Junior Engineer (Electrical), Farakka Barrage Project

    Diploma in Electrical Engineering from a recognized University or Institute or Board

    11

    Junior Engineer (Mechanical), Farakka Barrage Project

    Diploma in Mechanical Engineering from a recognized University or Institute or Board

    12

    Junior Engineer (Civil), Border Roads Organization, Ministry of Defence

    Degree in Civil Engineering from a recognized University/ Institute

    or

    (a) Three years Diploma in Civil Engineering from a recognized University/ Institute/ Board; and

    (b) Two years working experience in Planning/ Execution/ Maintenance of Civil Engineering works

    13

    Junior Engineer (Civil), Central Water Power Research Station

    Diploma in Civil Engineering from a recognized University

    14

    Junior Engineer (Electrical), Central Water Power Research Station

    Diploma in Electrical Engineering from a recognized University

    15

    Junior Engineer (Mechanical), Central Water Power Research Station

    Diploma in Mechanical Engineering from a recognized University

    16

    Junior Engineer (Mechanical), Directorate of Quality Assurance, Naval

    Degree in Mechanical Engineering from a recognized University;

    or

    (a) Three years Diploma in Mechanical Engineering from a recognized University or Institution; and

    (b) Two years experience in the respective fields.

    17

    Junior Engineer (Electrical), Directorate of Quality Assurance, Naval

    Degree in Electrical Engineering from a recognized University;

    or

    (a) Three years Diploma in Electrical Engineering from a recognized University or Institution; and

    (b) Two years experience in the respective fields

    18

    Junior Engineer (Civil), National Technical Research Organization

    Diploma in Civil Engineering from recognized University/ Institution

    19

    Junior Engineer (Electrical), National Technical Research Organization

    Diploma in Electrical Engineering from recognized University/ Institution

    20

    Junior Engineer (Mechanical) National Technical Research Organization

    Diploma in Mechanical Engineering from recognized University/ Institution

    Note:

    • For the posts where equivalent Degree/ Diploma are specified in the Educational Qualifications, the candidate possessing such equivalent Degree/ Diploma Certificate shall also produce relevant Equivalence Certificate from the concerned authorities.

    • The posts where experience is required, such experience must be acquired by the candidates after completing minimum educational qualification as specified for the concerned post.

    • As per UGC (Open and Distance Learning) Regulations, 2017 published in official Gazette on 23-06-2017, under Part-I (2)(p), the programmes in engineering are not permitted to be offered under Open and Distance Learning mode.

    • All candidates who are called for documents verification will be required to produce the relevant certificates in original such as Mark sheets, Provisional Degree/ Diploma Certificate, etc as proof of having acquired the minimum educational qualification on or before 01-08-2019 failing which the candidature of such candidate will be cancelled by the Commission.

    Click here to know the Job Profile, Salary Structure and Growth Prospects for SSC JE 2019

    NATIONALITY/CITIZENSHIP

    (i) A candidate must be either:

    a)      a citizen of India, or

    b)      a subject of Nepal, or

    c)      a subject of Bhutan, or

    d)      a Tibetan refugee who came over to India, before the 1st January, 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India, or

    e)      a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African Countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.

    Note:

    • Provided that a candidate belonging to categories (b), (c), (d) and (e) above shall be a person in whose favor a certificate of eligibility has been issued by the Government of India.
    • A candidate in whose case a certificate of eligibility is necessary may be admitted to the examination but the offer of appointment may be given only after the necessary eligibility certificate has been issued to him by the Government of India.

    The candidates applying for the examination should ensure that they fulfill all the eligibility conditions for admission to the examination. Their admission at all the stages of examination will be purely provisional, subject to their satisfying the prescribed eligibility conditions. If, on verification, at any time before or after the written examination, it is found that they do not fulfill any of the eligibility conditions, their candidature for the examination will be cancelled by the Commission. So, the candidates are advised to look thoroughly at the above mentioned eligibility criteria, before applying for SSC JE 2019 Exam.

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