APSC Assistant Engineer (Civil) Syllabus 2020 | Assam AE Test Pattern

Sruthi | Nov 11, 2020


Name of the Recruitment Assam Public Service Commission (APSC)
No. of Posts156
Notification Number49PSC/DR- 5/1/2019-2020
Advertisement Number06/2019
Job TypeAssam Government Jobs
Name of the PostsAssistant Engineer (AE)
Official Websitehttp://apsc.nic.in/
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Assam Assistant Engineer Exam Syllabus 2020

Assam Public Service Commission released a notification with number 49PSC/DR- 5/1/2019-2020. Willing job seekers who have been waiting for an opportunity can apply for the Assam Assistant Engineer Civil Public Works Department Jobs. Application procedure completed candidates can check the Assam PSC AE Exam Syllabus, APSC Assistant Engineer Exam Pattern, Selection Procedure details. By using the Assam Public Service Commission Assistant Engineer Exam Syllabus 2020, you can make preparation more effective.

Job seekers can download detailed Assam PSC Assistant Engineer Syllabus PDF. You can know the subjects and subtopics included in the exam with the help of the APSC AE Written Test Syllabus 2020.

APSC AE Selection Procedure

Assam PSC Assistant Engineer Recruitment 2020 Selection Process details are mentioned here. Contenders must score the qualify marks in the selection procedure to get a job.

  • Screening/ Written Test
  • Viva-voice test/ Interview

Assam PWD AE Exam Pattern 2020    

APSC Assistant Engineer Civil Question Paper Pattern, Assam PSC Assistant Engineer Syllabus 2020 details are given here. Individuals must check the total number of questions, total marks, names of the subjects, test duration, and type of questions details. You can analyse the subject weightage, topic importance, test structure, and marking strategy from Assam Assistant Engineer Pattern.

  • The written exam has multiple choice objective type questions
  • The two sections of the exam are General Studies, Civil Engineering
  • Each section has 50 questions, 100 marks and 2 hours time duration
  • apsc.nic Asst Engineer Syllabus

General Studies

  • Current Events of National and International importance
  • History of India
  • History of Assam
  • World Geography including India and Assam
  • Indian Economy
  • Indian National Movement
  • Mental Ability
  • Role and Impact of Science and Technology in India
  • Indian Polity
  • Political System in India
  • Indian Culture

Mental Ability

  • Inserting the missing characters
  • Puzzle test
  • Syllogism
  • Eligibility test
  • Number series
  • Inequalities
  • Classifications
  • Logical sequence test
  • Analogy
  • Mathematical operations
  • Arithmetical operations
  • Coding-decoding
  • Sequential output tracing
  • Direction sense test
  • Numbers, ranking, and time sequence test
  • Logical Venn diagram
  • Alphabet test
  • Blood relations
  • Alpha-numerical sequence puzzle
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Machine input
  • Sitting arrangement
  • Assertion and reason
  • Situation reaction test

Numerical Ability

  • Indices and Surds
  • Races and Games
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Problems on LCM and HCF
  • Volumes
  • Pipes and Cisterns
  • Problems on Trains
  • Problems on Numbers
  • Time and Distance
  • Simple Equations
  • Numbers and Ages
  • Mixtures and Allegations
  • Simplification and Approximation
  • Quadratic Equations
  • Percentages
  • Areas
  • Mensuration
  • Averages
  • Compound Interest
  • Odd Man Out
  • Probability
  • Permutations and Combinations
  • Simple Interest
  • Boats and Streams
  • Time and Work Partnership
  • Profit and Loss

General English

  • Error Correction (Phrase in Bold)
  • Joining Sentences
  • Spelling Test
  • Error Correction (Underlined Part)
  • Sentence Completion
  • Idioms and Phrases
  • Spotting Errors
  • Spelling Test
  • Theme Detection
  • Fill in the blanks
  • Substitution
  • Data Interpretation
  • Homonyms
  • Word Formation
  • Para Completion
  • Prepositions
  • Sentence Improvement
  • Active and Passive Voice
  • Synonyms
  • Topic rearrangement of passage
  • Passage Completion
  • Antonyms
  • Direct and Indirect speech
  • Sentence Arrangement

Assam PSC Assistant Engineer Syllabus

Civil Engineering

  • Statics
    • Coplanar and multi-planar system free body diagrams
    • Principle of virtual work suspension systems and centenary
    • Centroid second moment of plane figure force
  • Dynamics
    • Units and Dimensions
    • Gravitational and absolute system
    • MKS and SI Unit
  • Kinematics
    • Rectilinear and Curvilinear motion
    • Relative motion
    • Instantaneous centre
  • Kinetics
    • Mass moment of inertia
    • Simple harmonic motion
    • Momentum and impulse equations of motion of a rigid body rotating about a fixed axis
  • Strength of Materials
    • Homogeneous and isotropic media
    • Stress and strain elastic constants
    • Tension and compression in one direction riveted and welded joints
    • Compound stresses
    • Principal Stresses and principal strains
    • Simple theories of failure
    • Theory of bending
    • Analysis of laminated beams and non-prismatic structures
    • Three pinned arch analysis of simple frames
    • Strain energy in elastic deformation
    • Impact figure and creep
  • Soil Mechanics
    • Classification of void ration
    • Origin of Soils
    • Moisture content preambility
    • Compaction
    • Seepage
    • Construction of flow nets
    • Determination of shear strength
    • Earth pressure theories
    • Soil consolidation
    • Soil stabilization
    • Bearing capacity of footings
    • Piles
    • Wells
    • Sheets piles
  • Fluid Mechanics
    • Properties of fluids
    • Fluid statics
    • Bernoulli’s theorem
    • Buckingham’s pi-theorem
    • Dimensional analysis
    • Units and dimensions
    • non-dimensional numbers
    • Viscous flow
    • Incompressible flow through the pipe
    • Laminar and turbulent flow
    • Fluid flow measurement
    • Drag and lift
    • Open channel flow
    • Critical velocity
    • Surges and waves
    • Uniform and non-uniform flows
  • Surveying
    • General principles
    • Recording of survey observations
    • Plotting of maps and sections
    • Chain and compass survey
    • Contour surveying
    • Traverse computation
    • Plane table survey
    • Measuring distances, directions, and heights

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. How Can I Download Assam PSC Assistant Engineer syllabus?

Ans. We have uploaded the syllabus in the pdf format in this article. You can also download it from the official website.

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