JKSSB Junior Engineer (JE) Exams on 19, download syllabus, admit card


JKSSB Junior Engineer (JE) Exams on 19, download syllabus


Advance Notice for conduct of Written Examination for the post of Junior Engineer (Civil).


It is hereby notified for the information of candidates that J&K Services Selection Board (JKSSB) is going to conduct the written test for the Cadre, post of Junior Engineer (Civil), Public Works (R&B) Department, UT advertised vide Advertisement Notification No. 06 of 2022, under Item No. 201, with tentatively scheduled on 19.11.2023. The exact dates along the schedule for downloading of admit cards shall be notified separately in due course of time. This is an advance notice for the information of concerned candidates.

The syllabus for the examination of above-mentioned post is annexed herewith as Annexure “A”.




1. Surveying: 1 O Marks

Importance of surveying, principles and classifications, measurements of distance and directions, chain surveying, compass surveying, leveling, tachometry, theodolite, traversing, contouring, plane table surveying, curves.


2. Mechanics and Structural analysis: 15 Marks

Introduction, Concept of rigid body scalar and vector quantities, Laws of force,

moment, friction, Centre of gravity, simple machines, torsion, Properties of material, Bending moment and shear force in statically determinate beams. Simple stress and strain relationship. Stress and strain in two dimensions, principal stresses, stress

transformation. Simple bending theory, flexural and shear stresses, unsymmetrical


bending, shear Centre. Thin-walled pressure vessels, uniform torsion, buckling of column, combined and direct bending stresses. slope and deflection, Analysis of trusses


3. RCC Structures: 15 Marks

Concrete technology, Ingredients of concrete, water cement ratio, workability

properties of concrete, admixtures, special concretes, Nondestructive tests, basics of mix design. Concrete design-basic working stress and limit state design concepts, analysis of ultimate load capacity and design of members subjected to flexure, shear, compression and torsion by limit state methods. Basic elements of pre-stressed

concrete, analysis of beam sections at transfer and service loads, one-way slab, two-way slab.



4. Soil Mechanics: 1 O Marks

Origin of soils, properties, soil classification, three phase system, fundamental definitions, relationship and interrelationship, flow of water through soils, permeability & seepage, effective stress principle, deformation of soils, consolidation, compaction, shear strength characteristics, plate load test, SPT, Density control, Measurement of field density by core cutter and sand replacement method, soil exploration, bearing capacity and its methods


5. Fluid Mechanics and Hydraulics: 1 5 Marks


Properties of fluids, hydrostatic pressure, measurement of pressure, flow

measurements, flow through pipes, flow through open channels, hydraulic pumps,

principle of conservation of mass, momentum, energy and corresponding equations, potential flow, applications of momentum and Bernoulli’s equation, laminar and turbulent flow, flow in pipes, pipe networks. Concept of boundary layer and its growth. Uniform flow, critical flow and gradually varied flow in channels, specific energy concept, hydraulic jump Forces on immersed bodies, flaw measurements in channels, tanks and pipes. Dimensional analysis and hydraulic modeling Kinematics of flow