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Exam Highlights
  • Exam Name
    UPPSC Assistant Engineer Exam
  • Official Website
  • Exam Dates
    January 23, 2022 (Postponed) April 17, 2022 (Postponed) May 29, 2022
Exam Dates
  • Start of Registration Process
    August 2021
  • End of Registration Process
    September 2021
  • Last Date of Payment of Application Fee
    September 2021
  • Admit Card Release Date
    May 18, 2022
  • Declaration of Result
    To be announced
Eligibilty Criteria

Before appearing in UPPSC AE Exam 2022, candidates must know basic eligibility criteria. Without meeting primary eligibility criteria, no candidate will be entertained to appear in the exam. In that case, the online application form of candidates will be cancelled. The basic eligibility norms for UPPSC Assistant Engineer Recruitment 2022 are tabulated below.

UPPSC Assistant Engineer: Age Limit

  • The maximum age limit should be 40 years
  • The minimum age criteria must be 21 years

UPPSC Assistant Engineer: Academic Qualification

Candidates applying must hold a Bachelor's degree in the relevant stream.

UPPSC Assistant Engineer: Nationality

The candidate’s citizenship status must be Indian.

UPPSC Assistant Engineer Exam 2022: Overall Eligibility Criteria

Candidates are required to check some other important eligibility norms for UPPSC AE Exam 2022 that are mentioned in the table below:

Particulars Details
Domicile Uttar Pradesh
Language Applicants should know English and Hindi
Important Points
  • Applicants should qualify for both the written test and the interview round.
  • Male applicants who are married and have more than one wife are not eligible to apply for this post.
  • Female applicants whose husband is already married can’t apply for this post.
Exam Pattern

As per UPPSC AE Exam Pattern 2022, the question paper will be divided into two-part. Details on the exam pattern are tabulated below.

UPPSC Assistant Engineer Recruitment 2022 - Written Exam Pattern

In the below table, the exam pattern for the written test for UPPSC Assistant Engineer Recruitment 2022 is given.

Paper Paper 1 Paper 2
Mode of Exam Online Online
Number of Sections 2 2
Sections for Prelims General Hindi Core Subject Paper - I General Studies Core Subject Paper - II
Questions in each question 25 questions in General Hindi 100 questions in Core Subject Paper - I 25 questions in General Studies 100 questions in Core Subject Paper - II
Duration of the Examination 2 hours 30 minutes 2 hours 30 minutes
Type of Questions Objective-based or (MCQ) Multiple Choice Questions Objective-based or (MCQ) Multiple Choice Questions
Maximum number of marks 375 375
Marking Scheme 1 mark each for the correct answer 1 mark each for a correct answer
Language of Paper English, Hindi English

For the written test, candidates will be assessed on 750 marks in total whereas, for the interview round, candidates will have to obtain the qualifying marks out of 100.


The syllabus for UPPSC Assistant Engineer Recruitment 2022 will contain the topics from the syllabus of B.Tech/B.E. In the below section, the syllabus for Paper I and Paper II excluding the core subjects are represented in a table format.

Sections Topics
Paper I - General Hindi
  • हिंदी भाषा का मूलभूत ज्ञान (स्वर, व्यंजन, रस)
  • प्रत्यय
  • समास
  • मुहावरे और लोकोक्तियाँ
  • अनेक शब्दों के लिए एक शब्द
  • उचित शब्द से दिए गए रिक्त स्थान की पूर्ती
  • वाक्य-क्रम व्यवस्थापन
  • उपसर्ग और प्रत्यय
  • विपरीतार्थक शब्द
  • संधि तथा संधि-विच्छेद
  • अनेकार्थक शब्द’
Paper-II - General Studies
  • Indian Polity, Economy & Culture
  • Current National and International Important Events
  • Culture and traditions of Uttar Pradesh
  • History of India
  • World Geography & Indian Geography & Natural Resources of India
  • Indian National Movement
  • Logical Reasoning
  • Basic elementary mathematics

UPPSC Assistant Engineer Recruitment 2022 Syllabus for Paper I

The syllabus for UPPSC Assistant Engineer Recruitment 2022 Paper I core subjects are tabulated below.

Section Topics
Civil Engineering
  • Engineering Mechanics
  • Structural Analysis
  • Design of Concrete Masonry Structures
  • Building Materials
  • Construction Technology
  • Planning and Management
  • Constructions Technology
  • Geotechnical Engineering And Foundation Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
  • Engineering Mechanics
  • Mechanism and Machines
  • Measurement
  • Engineering Materials
  • Manufacturing
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Mechatronics and Robotics
Electrical Engineering
  • Networks and Systems
  • E.M. Theory
  • Control systems
  • Elements of Electronics
  • Power System Analysis and Design
  • Elements of Electrical Machines
Agricultural Engineering
  • Thermodynamics and Heat Engines
  • Farm Power
  • Farm Machinery
  • Heat and Mass Transfer
  • Process and Food Engineering
  • Storage and handling
Industrial Engineering
  • Statics and Dynamics
  • Theory of Machines
  • Mechanics of Solids
  • Materials Science
  • Manufacturing Science & Production Processes
  • Basic Production Management
  • Basic Operations Research
  • Basics of Project Management
Chemical Engineering
  • Material and Energy Balances
  • Operations Involving Particulate Solids
  • Mass Transfer Operations
  • Gas-Liquid and vapour-liquid Separation Processes
  • Liquid-Liquid and Solid -Liquid Separation Processes
  • Chemical Reactions and Reactors and Process Control
Fire Engineering
  • Basics Of Civil Engineering
  • Applied Electrical Engineering
  • Elements Of Electronics & Communication
  • Applied Psychology- Psychology Of Learning
  • Paramedics
  • Fire Codes And Standards
  • Fire Service Hydraulics
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Urban Planning
Hydraulic Engineering
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Groundwater Hydrology
  • Hydro Power Engineering
  • Hydraulic Machinery
Electronics Engineering
  • Basics of Semiconductors
  • Network Theory and Basic Machines
  • Digital Electronics
  • Control Systems
  • Analog communication Systems
  • Digital communication basics
  • Instrumentation

UPPSC Assistant Engineer Syllabus 2022 for Paper II

The entire syllabus for UPPSC Assistant Engineer 2022 Paper-II core subjects is tabulated below:

Section Topics
Civil Engineering
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Open Channel Flow
  • Hydraulic Machines
  • Hydropower Engineering
  • Hydrology
  • Water Resources Engineering
  • Transportation Engineering
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Surveying
  • Engineering Geology
Mechanical Engineering
  • Thermodynamics
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Heat Transfer
  • Energy conversion
  • Environmental control
Electrical Engineering
  • Power Electronics and Drives
  • Digital Electronics
  • Power system protection and Switchgear
  • Numerical Methods
  • Electrical Engineering Materials
  • Elements of Microprocessors
Agricultural Engineering
  • Hydraulics and Fluid Mechanics
  • Surveying and Leveling
  • Irrigation and Drainage Engineering
  • Ground Water Hydrology and Tube well Engineering
  • Rural Engineering
Industrial Engineering
  • Thermodynamics
  • Energy Conversion
  • Refrigeration and Air-Conditioning
  • Quality and Reliability
  • Production Planning and Control
  • Engineering and Managerial Economics
Chemical Engineering
  • Process Equipment and Plant Design
  • Materials of Construction
  • Energy Resources and Conservation
  • Inorganic Industries: Steam and Water
  • Organic Industries
  • Industrial Pollution Control- Wastewater Treatment
  • Industrial Pollution Control-Air Pollution, Solid Wastes and Noise Pollution
  • Hazard and Risk Analysis and Safe Working Practices and Personnel Protection
Fire Engineering
  • Fire Retardants
  • Special Hazards & Fire Protection
  • Special Hazards & Fire Protection
  • Fire & Smoke Dynamics
  • Passive Fire Safety Measures
  • Fire Laws
  • Design & Installation Of Detection And Fire Fighting System
  • Fire & Arson Investigation
Hydraulic Engineering
  • Water Resources Engineering
  • River Mechanics and Sediment Transport
  • Watershed Management
  • Water Harvesting Techniques
  • Environmental Hydrology
  • Fluvial Hydraulics
Electronics Engineering
  • Electromagnetics
  • Digital Signal Processing
  • Communication networks
  • Random signals and processes
  • Information Theory
  • Microwave & satellite communication

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