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SSC-Jen Eligibility Criteria
The Staff Selection Commission recently announced an exam for recruitment of Junior Engineers (JE) Group ‘B’ Non-Gazetted posts. The SSC will hold this examination in two phases. While the 1st phase (Paper I), will be an Objective exam, the 2nd Phase (Paper II) will be a written exam. If you score equal to or higher than minimum qualifying marks (to be decided by SSC), you will qualify for Paper II. There will be no further interview in the SSC JE Exam for the purpose of selection. Since the last date to apply for the exam is 17th November 2017, we suggest you apply for the exam at the earliest.

Your eligibility to the SSC JE Exam depends upon two things:
  • Whether you possess the required educational qualifications.
  • Whether you meet the age limits prescribed by SSC.
Nationality:
A candidate must be either:
  • A citizen of India or.
  • A subject of Nepal or A subject of Bhutan or.
  • A Tibetan refugee who came over to Indian before the 1st January, 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India, or.
  • A person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka or East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire and Ethiopia or from Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.
Provided that a candidate belonging to categories (b), (c) and (d) above shall be a person in whose favour a certificate of eligibility has been issued by the Government of India.
Age Limit:
  1. 18-27 years for Junior Engineer (Civil & Electrical) in CPWD and Department of Posts
  2. Not exceeding 30 years for Junior Engineer (Civil) and Junior Engineer (Electrical & Mechanical) in MES
  3. Upto 32 years for Junior Engineers (Civil & Mechanical) in CWC and Farakka Barrage.
  4. 18-27 Years for Junior Engineers(Quantity Surveying and Contract) in MES.
  5. Not exceeding 30 years for Junior Engineer (Civil) and Junior Engineer (Electrical & Mechanical) in Border Roads Organization (BRO) of Ministry of Defence.
Permissible relaxation of upper age limit as per government orders are as indicated below:
Sr.No Category Age-Relaxation permissible beyond the Upper age limit
01 SC/ ST  5 years
02 OBC  3 years
03 PH (OH/HH)  10 years
04 PH (OH/HH) + OBC   13 years
05 PH (OH/HH) + SC/ST  15 years
06  Ex-Servicemen (Unreserved / General)  03 years
07 Ex-Servicemen (OBC)  06 years
08 Ex-Servicemen (SC/ST)  08 years
09  Central Govt. Civilian Employees (General/Unreserved) who have rendered not less than 3 years regular and continuous service as on crucial date.  5 years
10 Central Govt. Civilian Employees ( OBC ) who have rendered not less than 3 years regular and continuous service as on closing date.  8 (5 +3) years
11 Central Govt. Civilian Employees ( SC/ST ) who have rendered not less than 3 years regular and continuous service as on closing date. 10(5+5) years
12  Candidates who had ordinarily been domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir( Unreserved/General ) 5 years
13 Candidates who had ordinarily been domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir( OBC )  8 years
14 Candidates who had ordinarily been domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir( SC/ST)  10 years
15 Defence Personnel disabled in operation during hostilities with any foreign country or in a disturbed area and released as a consequence thereof (Unreserved/General )  5 years
16  Defence Personnel disabled in operation during hostilities with any foreign country or in a disturbed area and released as a consequence thereof (OBC )  8 (5+3) years
17  Defence Personnel disabled in operation during hostilities with any foreign country or in a disturbed  area and released as a consequence thereof (SC/ST)  10 (5+5) years
Minimum Essential Educational Qualifications:
S. No. Post Educational and Other Qualification
 1. Junior Engineer (Civil & Electrical), CPWD Diploma in Civil or Electrical or Mechanical Engineering from an institution recognized by the Central Government or equivalent qualification
2. Junior Engineer (Civil & Electrical), Department of Posts Three years Diploma or equivalent in Civil Engineering or Electrical Engineering from an institution recognized by the Central Government or State Government.
3. (a) Junior Engineer(Civil),Border Roads Organisation(BRO) Ministry of Defence (b) Junior Engineer (Electrical and Mechanical), Border Roads Organisation (BRO) Ministry of Defence. (a) JE(Civil) Three years Diploma in Civil Engineering or equivalent from a recognised University or Institute. Desirable Two years working experience in the field of civil construction in monitoring and executive of projects.JE(Electrical & Mechanical) Three years Diploma in Engineering (Electrical or Mechanical) from a recognised University or Institute. Desirable Two years working experience in the field of Electrical or Mechanical Engineering in the area of construction in monitoring and executive of projects.
4. (a) Junior Engineer (Civil), MES 
(b) Junior Engineer (Electrical & Mechanical), MES
(c)Junior Engineer(QS&C) MES
Degree in Civil Engineering from a recognised University
OR
I)Three years Diploma in Civil Engineering from a recognised Institute or University or Board; and
(II) Two years experience in Planning, Execution and Maintenance of Civil Engineering works.Degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering from a recognised University; Or

(I) Three years diploma in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering from a recognised Institute or University or Board; and
(II) Two years experience in Planning, Execution and Maintenance of Electrical or Mechanical Engineering works.

(i)3 years Diploma in Civil engineering from a recognised institute/University/Board or equivalent;OR
(ii) Passed Intermediate examination in Building and Quantity Surveying Sub Divisional -II of the institute of Surveyors (India).
5. Junior Engineer (Civil & Mechanical), CWC and Farakka Barrage. Degree or Diploma in Civil or Mechanical Engineering from a recognised University or Institution

Note-I: Candidates who have not acquired/will not acquire the educational qualification will not be eligible and need not apply.

Note-II: Ex who have done various courses from Armed Forces which are certified by competent Authority to be equivalent to Diploma in Civil/ Mechanical/ Electrical Engineering are eligible to appear in the Examination.

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