SSC JE 2017


SSC JE 2017SSC JE 2017: Staff Selection Commission (SSC) conducts the SSC JE exam for recruitment of Junior Engineers Group B Non-Gazetted posts in Civil, Mechanical, Electrical and Quality and Quantity Assurance in Central Government departments. The commission has declared the result of Paper 1 exam of SSC JE on June 5, 2017. The Computer Based Test (CBT) of SSC JE Paper 1 was conducted from March 1 to 4, 2017. A total 3,39,379 candidates had appeared in the SSC JE Paper 1 exam. Out of which, total 8332 candidates have qualified for Paper 2 based on the result of SSC JE Paper 1. The Paper 2 examination of SSC Junior Engineer 2017 will be conducted on July 30, 2017. The admit cards for Paper 2 exam will be released soon. Candidates will be recommended for appointment on the basis of the total marks in Paper 1 and 2 and preference of posts. Candidates can check below for more details on SSC JE 2017 result, answer key, cutoff, exam pattern, syllabus and selection Procedure.




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SSC JE Final Answer Key 2017 Released : Download Here

Highlights of SSC JE 2017

Specifications Important Highlights
Exam Name SSC JE 2017
Conducting authority Staff Selection Commission (SSC)
Total number of vacancies 1100 (Approx)
Post offered Junior Engineer (Civil, Electrical, Mechanical, Quantity Surveying and Contract and Quantity Assurance)
Participating organisations Central Water Commission, Department of Post, CPWD and MES
Mode of examination Online and offline
Number of papers 2 (Paper 1 and 2)
Criteria of selection Based on merit

 SSC JE Eligibility Criteria 2017

The eligibility criteria of SSC JE 2017 specifies about the age, nationality, academic qualification for the post of Junior Engineer. Candidates should ensure that they fulfill the necessary eligibility criteria as per the requirements as fixed by the examination authority. The basic academic qualification as per the SSC JE eligibility criteria is B.E/B.Tech/Diploma in Civil, Mechanical and Electrical Engineering. Candidates must be atleast 18 years of age to be eligible for applying to the post of Junior Engineer. The SSC JE eligibility criteria 2017 varies as per the posts. Candidates can click the above link to read the eligibility criteria of various posts in details.

SSC JE 2017 Important Dates

The result of SSC JE has been declared on June 5, 2017. The Paper 2 exam of SSC JE will be conducted on July 30, 2017. The result will be declared in August/September. Candidates in the table below can check SSC JE 2017 Important Dates.

Events Dates
Publication of Notification Sept 30 2016
Release of Online Application Form Oct 1 2016
The last for submission of SSC JE Application Form November 3, 2016
SSC JE 2017 Paper 1 admit card Feb 2017
SSC JE Paper 1 exam March 1 to 4, 2017
SSC JE Tier I Answer key April 27, 2017
SSC JE 2017 result of Paper 1 June 5, 2017
SSC JE admit card of Paper 2 July 2017
SSC JE Paper 2 exam July 30, 2017
SSC JE Final result To be notified later

SSC JE Application Form 2017

The application form of SSC JE was available from October 1 to November 3, 2017. Applications were accepted in online mode only. The SSC JE application form 2018 will be released October 10, 2017. The application form comprises of two parts – Part 1 online registration and Part 2 apply part. The Part 1 of SSC JE application form involves filling up of basic information such as academic details, personal details, contact number, email ID etc. In SSC JE application form Part 2, candidates are required to pay application fee and upload scanned photograph and signature as per the given specifications. The SSC JE application fee is Rs 100 for General Category while women, SC, ST, Physically Handicapped and Ex-Servicemen need not to pay any fee.

SSC JE statistics

Large numbers of candidates appear for SSC JE exam every year. We have managed to accrue the data showing the number of candidates who have appeared for SSC JE exam during the last four years.

Year No of candidates appeared
2015 3,08, 852
2014 264945
2013 1,65,661
2012 Registered – 186938
Appeared – 102145

SSC JE Admit Card 2017

The admit card for SSC JE Paper 2 will be released in July 2017. The exam of Paper 2 is scheduled to be conducted in July 30, 2017. SSC JE admit card 2017 will be available in online mode as per regions. The link to download admit card will be provided on this page. Candidates will have to enter their registration number and date of birth to download and print admit card. The commission will not sent the hard copy of SSC JE admit card to candidates by post. The admit card will contains date, time, venue of examination. If any candidate do not receive the admit card of SSC JE prior the commencement of examination should report to the examination authority for obtaining the admission certificate.

SSC JE Exam Pattern 2017

The examination of SSC JE comprises of two papers – Paper 1 and Paper 2. The Paper 1 exam of SSC JE is conducted in Computer Based Mode. The test comprises of objective type test of 200 marks. The SSC JE Paper 1 consisted of General Intelligence and Reasoning, General Awareness, General Engineering (Civil and Structural)/General Engineering (Electrical)/General Engineering (Mechanical). The SSC JE is a conventional type test on engineering discipline. The total marks allotted to paper 2 is 300 marks. The structure of SSC JE Exam Pattern is given below.

SSC JE Paper Pattern of Paper 1

Papers Mode of Examination Subject Maximum Marks Duration & Timings
Paper-I Objective type December 3 to 5, 2016 Computer Based Test General Intelligence & Reasoning 50 2 Hours Morning shift [10.00 AM to 12.00 Noon]Afternoon Shift [2.00 PM to 4.00
General Awareness 50
Part –A General Engineering (Civil & Structural) Or Part-B General Engineering (Electrical) Or Part-C General Engineering (Mechanical) 100

SSC JE Paper Pattern of Paper 2

Paper Mode of Examination Subject Total Marks Time Duration
Paper-II Conventional Type Written examination Part-A General Engineering (Civil & Structural) OR Part- B General Engineering (Electrical) OR Part-C General Engineering (Mechanical) 300 2 Hours

SSC JE Syllabus 2017

The SSC JE syllabus for Paper 1 and 2 is defined by SSC. The syllabus comprises of topics based on which question paper of exam is framed. The SSC JE Syllabus 2017 will help candidates to prepare well for the exam. Candidates before starting their preparation should read the syllabus thoroughly to get an idea of topics that needs to be covered for the exam. Click the link above to download SSC JE syllabus.

SSC JE Sample Papers 2017

The sample papers are the best resource to prepare for the exam. Practising the SSC JE sample papers 2017 helps candidates to improve their problem solving skills. Moreover, solving the sample papers will help candidates to measure their level of preparation and work towards the improvement of the weak areas. The SSC JE sample papers is provided on this page. Candidates can download the sample papers through the link given above.

SSC JE Answer Key 2017

The answer key of SSC JE contains the correct answers of questions asked in the objective test of paper I exam. SSC had released the answer key for all sets of online test booklets provided to the candidates during the exam. Candidates can download here the SSC Junior Engineer answer key for all shifts. Aspirants can access the answer key by logging with their user ID and password (DOB). Representations with regard to the answer key was available from 27.04.2017 to 01.05.2017 (5.00 PM). Candidates through the answer key can asses their performance of the exam. SSC experts will examine the representations to declare the result of SSC JE paper I. Since the SSC JE Paper 2 is a conventional type paper, therefore, the commission will not release the answer key.

SSC JE Result 2017

SSC has declared the result of SSC Junior Engineer of Paper 1 on June 5, 2017. The SSC JE result has been made available online. Candidates can check their result on this page. Only those candidates who have secured qualifying marks in Paper 1 have been shortlisted for Paper 2. The total aggregate score of candidates in Paper 1 has been calculated out of 200 marks after deducting the penalty for wrong answers. The SSC JE Paper 2 is conventional type test. Based on the marks of Paper 1 and 2, merit list will be prepared. Allotments in various departments will be done from amongst candidates in the merit list.

SSC JE 2017 Result Statistics 

The number of qualified candidates under Civil, Mechanical and Electrical Engineering is given below. 

Discipline Number of qualified candidates 
Civil Engineering 5892
Mechanical/Electrical Engineering 2440

SSC JE Cutoff 2017

The cutoff of SSC JE Paper 1 has been released on June 5, 2017 along with the result. The SSC JE cutoff of Paper 1 has been released in the form of marks. Based on the cutoff score, candidates have been shortlisted for Paper 2. The SSC JE cutoff Paper 1 is provided on this page. The SSC JE cutoff 2017 is applied at each of selection process. Candidates will have to secure the cutoff to become eligible for next stage of selection process. The examination authority decides the cutoff to select deserving candidates for the post of Junior Engineer. The cutoff score of SSC JE will be based on the number of applicants, number of seats and difficulty level. The SSC JE Paper 2 cutoff will be released along with the result. Based on the SSC JE final cutoff, the commission will declare the final result and allotments will be done in the various departments. Candidates can check below for the expected cutoff of SSC JE 2017.

SSC JE Cut off 2017 (Expected)

Specialization SC ST OBC OH HH UR
Civil Engineering 75-85 65-75 80-90 70-78 40- 50 95 – 105
Electrical/Mech. Engineering 110-120 95-105 110- 120 95- 105 70-80 120-12

SSC JE selection procedure 2017

Candidates will be selected on the basis of Paper 1 and Paper 2 marks. Appointments will be made on the basis of candidates ranks in the merit list and post preferences. Candidates appointed on the basis of SSC JE 2017 examination, shall be on probation for a period of two years. On successful completion of the period of probation, the candidates if found fit for permanent appointment will be confirmed to their post by the Controlling Authority.

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Anangsha Patra

Anangsha Patra

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    • Hi Rambha,

      There are very few chances of SSC JE getting extended any further. However, We will notify on your website just in case there will be any notice from SSC.

  1. I am Btech Civil engineering passed in 2014…but wid no experience……… am a bit confused…weder am i eligible for ssc je ??? or I need some work experience..KINDLY REPLY…thanks 🙂

  2. Sir civil engineering paper 1 mai donoon civil engineering and structure engineering aata hai kya….nd gk current aati hai ya nhi

  3. I think exam pattern will be changed no paper 2 railway exam syllabus only online exam please tel me if u know anything more

  4. somebody help me,,, about the date of examination…
    now examination will held on date of 31/01/2016..
    this is the same date of gate 2016…
    is it right ?
    please confirmed me

  5. As gate dates are falling on same date
    Kindly schedule it to some other dates except dates falling from: 30 Jan 2016 to 7 feb 2016.

  6. Dear sir,

    Please clear when exam will conduct for paper 1 and one more things what will be the time duration between paper1 & 2..
    Will highly obliged for ur kindness,once u reply.

    RegarD.Danish raza

  7. my gate and ssc j.en are falling on the same day . is there any chance of extending date of ssc j.e exam considering gate exams between 30 jan to 7 feb?

  8. Sir my gate exam held on 31jan and many student who has apply for gate But ssc je exam akso conduct in 31 jan. Sir pls postpond it for 10 days pls

  9. ssc is responsible for this…they delayed the exam three times and than selects an unusual date….we are not able to give it because of ssc

  10. I want to ,,, download my,,,,,,, hall ticket,,,, bt ,,, I’m nt able to ,,, get,,, I hd applied for ,, KKR region ,,, when I will get those,,,,, … Bcoz ,,, exam,,, is geting,,, nearer,,, I need to ,,, get prepare ,,, to related equipment for,,, xam,,, plz sir,,,, will give me,,, those information

  11. sir i am not able to download my admit card.
    my admit card not showing… -Registration Id:
    although my form was sucessfully submitted..
    pls help me what i should do….how to download it

  12. Koi cpo si 2014 k pending jaat candidates ki joining ka kuch pta ho to btayega kya ki joining kb ayegi final list 24 Nov 2015 ko lagi thi…my no is 7791968640

  13. In my admit card only PAPER-1 schedule is mentioned, nothing about PAPER-2. Will paper-2 be held later? please clarify, thanks in advance.

  14. Sir mere clg ka pata hi ni chal ra kahan google mai ol na hi map mai……mera centre yahi Dehradun mai pada h pr school ka pata hi ni chal ra…..sir koi help line no. Hai jisse pata kiya ja sake ki kahan pr hai school….