PSPCL JE Exam Pattern 2018
|S.No.||Topic||No. Of Questions|
|1||Questions related to the concerned discipline of the post applied||70 Questions|
|2||General Knowledge, Reasoning and General English||30 Questions|
The merit shall be prepared based on the mark secured in the online test except Sports
person category which shall be determined as per Sports gradation policy no. 47/26/83-
5Edu./2036 dated 10.12.1997). If two or more candidates secure same marks, then their
relative merit shall be determined by their age with higher age candidates shall be placed at
higher merit. The minimum qualifying marks in the online test for General Category
candidates is 50% and for Reserve Category candidates is 40%. There will be 100
multiple choice objective type questions with one correct answer and there will be negative
marking for a wrong answer @ 0.25 (1/4th) of the marks allotted for correct answer.
On the basis of marks secured in the online examination, candidates shall be called for
document checking, wherein, verification of original documents/certificates would be done
by the document checking committee, for which the date shall be notified later through
registered e-mail ID and on PSPCL’s website (www.pspcl.in) only. It is clarified that mere
calling of any candidate for document checking doesn’t entitle him/her for
selection/appointment to the said post. The offer of appointment for the number of posts
to be filled will be given to the successful candidates qualified in the online test provided
the candidates are found eligible after checking/verification of the documents relating
to the various qualifications and eligibility criteria such as age, academic qualification,
passing of Punjabi and certificates in respect of reservation etc. The candidature of a
candidate will be rejected without any notice if any certificate or document provided found
fake or forged or does not meet the eligibility criteria.
As per Sports gradation policy no.47/26/83-5Edu./2036 dated 10.12.1997, the final
merit list of Sportsperson Category candidates is to be prepared only on the basis of
sports achievements. After the process of document checking of candidates of
Sportsperson category qualified in the online exam, their Sports Gradation
certificates will be send to Director/Sports, Punjab for verification. Therefore, in view
of guidelines issued vide this policy cannot be ignored and final list of Sportspersons
will be issued by Sports Directorate only. Further, marks secured in the online exam
by the candidates are considered only in the case when sports achievement of one
or more sportsperson is same.
Candidates working in Government/Semi-Government or Cooperative organizations shall
have to submit “No objection certificate” from their organization after resigning before
Educational qualifications must be from a recognized Institution/University/Board.
Candidates who have appeared in final year examination (2016-17 sessions) but their
result is awaited, can also apply. He/She must acquire the requisite qualifications
before the date of document checking and shall produce the certificate for the same.
Candidate, who fails to do so even if he/she has qualified the online test, shall not be
considered and no relaxation shall be given in this regard.
PSPCL JE(Junior Engineer) Exam Pattern 2018
PSPCL JE General English Syllabus
- Fill in the Blanks.
- Error Correction.
- Sentence Rearrangement.
- Subject-Verb Agreement.
- Unseen Passages.
- Idioms & Phrases.
- Antonyms etc.
PSPCL JE General Knowledge Syllabus
- Number Series.
- Cubes and Dice.
- Alphabet Series.
- Non-Verbal Series.
- Clocks & Calendars.
- Verbal and Figure Classification.
- Blood Relations.
- Embedded Figures.
- Number Ranking.
- Mirror Images.
- Decision Making.
- Arithmetical Number Series.
- Arithmetical Reasoning etc.
PSPCL JE (Junior Engineer) Computer Awareness Syllabus
- Internet Usage
- MS Office
- MS Excel
- Basic Computer Science
- Computer Software and Hardware
- MS PowerPoint
- Computer Networks
- Emerging Technologies and Web Publishing
- Data Structures
PSPCL JE (Junior Engineer) General Aptitude Syllabus
- Numerical Aptitude
- Ratios and Proportions
- Profit or Loss
- Coding Decoding
- Number Series
- Problem Solving
- Direction Sense
- Blood Relations
- Data Sufficiency
- Alphabetical Series
KNOWLEDGE OF PUNJABI
Qualification of Punjabi is essential for both posts: – For this purpose, all the candidates
must have passed Punjabi of at-least Matriculation or its equivalent level upto the date of
Note: Relax-able for Sikh Migrants upto the extent that they will have to acquire such
qualification within two years after joining the service failing which their services shall be
liable to the terminated.
PSPCL Syllabus for General Awareness
• Indian Economy.
• General Science.
• Inventions and Discoveries.
• Current Affairs.
• Rivers, Lakes, and Seas.
• Indian History.
• Famous Places in India.
• Indian Parliament.
• Famous Days and Dates.
• Countries and Capitals.
• Famous Books and Authors.
• Indian Politics.
PSPCL JE (Junior Engineer) Electrical Exam Pattern
- Basic Electrical Engineering.
- DC Circuits.
- Electro Magnetics.
- AC Circuits.
- Electrical Circuits and Systems.
- DC Circuits.
- Classification of Materials.
- Active and Passive Components.
- AC Fundamentals.
- AC and DC Machines.
- Semi Conductor Diode.
- Power Supplies.
- Electrical and Electronics Engineering.
- Basic Electromagnetic Laws.
- Measuring Instruments.
- DC Machines.
- Induction Machines.
- Synchronous Machines.
- Electronics and Electrical Technology.
- Basic Concepts.
- AC Fundamentals.
- Electrical Machines.