BPSC Assistant Engineer AE Exam 2017 Notification , Syllabus, Previous year question paper

BPSC Assistant Engineer Recruitment 2017

Updated Notification For BPSC AE 2017-18 – New updated notification is published on website. There are few changes in age limit and vacancies. According to new notification Candidates who is of 21 year old as on 1-8-2017 can also apply for post. This date was 1-8-2016 in previous notification.

So candidates who completes 21 year on or before 1-8-2017 now can also apply for bpsc ae post. Bpsc now again opened online form for this newly eligible candidates. Last date apply online is 6-12-2017. 

Many candidates who applied already, asking  should they apply again ? Bpsc cleared that candidates whi applied already need not to apply again. After this application process over bpsc will release admit cad and BPSC AE Exam Date. 

As candidates disappointed that bpsc did not announced exam date for bpsc ae and now it is too late. Still student keep studying. We hope that bpsc will not do this mistake again and will conduct bpsc assistant exam quickly.

BPSC AE Vacancy Update : There are also few changes in vacancies mentioned in new bpsc ae notification.

  • Now Total vacancies for Civil AE is : 1237
  • Total vacancies for Mechanical AE :  102

This is all new updated information regarding BPSC AE .

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 Information according to old notification is below

Information According to old Notification

Recently BPSC( Bihar Service Public Commission ) has been issue notification for the Assistant Engineer  post, Its a great opportunity for those who want to government job in Bihar . candidate can apply for the post , Anyone who have completed his Degree for recognized University or Institute may apply for this post , and also BPSC recruitment 2017 has announced massive 1065 post so hurry up guys . Aspirant who want to apply for this exam be prepare, give your best and be a part of one of the greatest organization in India. 

BPSC Assistant engineer 2017

In this page we will provide you all details about BPSC Assistant Engineer AE 2017 like How to prepare , Age limit , Educational qualification , Selection procedure , how to apply online for this examination .

So stay with us to know more.

Details  of BPSC Assistant Engineer AE Exam 2017

Name of Commission : Bihar Service Public Commission

Post Name                   : Assistant Engineer

Job Location               : Bihar

Scale to pay                : Rs.9800 – 34800 Grade pay Rs.5400pm

Date to Remember    : 

Start date for Online filling of Application form    : 12.03.2017 

Last date for Online filling of Application  form    : 12.04.2017

Total No. of Vacancies: 1065

further divided into 

Civil Engineer               : 969 Posts.
Mechanical Engineer   :  96   Posts.

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Educational Qualification :

To Apply for this Examination Candidate must possess  minimum qualification of Degree from recognized University or any equivalent Qualification recognized by central Government . 

  • Civil Engineer               : BE/ B.TECH  
  • Mechanical Engineer   : BE/ B.TECH

Age limit   :
Candidate who are willing to apply for this post must completed 21 year (As 01.08.2017)[updated]

Relaxations in upper Age Limit for SC, ST & OBC Candidate are given bellow.

Unreserved Male              :   37 years.
Unreserved Female          :   40 years.
Reserved  (SC,ST,OBC )   :
   42 years.

Selection Procedure for BPSC Assistant Engineer AE 2017
Interested Candidate who are willing to apply for selection process shown below 

    1. Written Exam :-  

  • There will be only one main exam. 
  • Exam consist of 6 papers out of which 4 papers are same for civil and mechanical and  remaining 2 paper are of respective disciplines.   

   2. Interview         :   Candidate who are selected  by BPSC in written Exam they will call for interview  

How to Apply BPSC Assistant Engineer AE 2017
Eligible Applicant may apply in prescribed application form along with all education qualification certificates, self addressed envelop size of 16*10 cm postal stamp of Rs.40/- & envelop superscribed “Adv No & Post name”send to joint secretary.


Cum-Examination Controller, 
Bihar Public Service Commission 15, 
Jawahar Lal Nehru Marg (Baily Road),
Patna – 800001 on or before 31.03.2017.
Application Fee for BPSC Assistant Engineer AE 2017

General /OBC : Rs.800/-.
Others              : Rs.250/-
How to prepare for BPSC Assistant Engineer AE 2017
As we know in India there are lac of student pass out every year . And every Graduate person in India want stable and Reputed job which is fulfill by government job, So you have very tough competition , massive crowd with you , To stand out of this crowd you need to prepare hard and specific, we have separate article for how to prepare for exam , to know more 

Exam Pattern for BPSC Assistant Engineer AE 2017 

BPSC Assistant engineer exam is for two disciplines mechanical and civil.

Paper pattern as follows.

General English               .            100 marks.
General Hindi                               100 marks
General Studies                             100 marks
General Engineering                    100 marks   (Objective)
General engineering science        100 marks   (subjective)
General engineering science        100 marks   (Objective)
Civil/ mechanical paper 1            100 marks   (objective)
Civil/ mechanical paper 2            100 marks   (Subjective)
Marks of General Hindi and English will be only qualifying marks. you need to get 30 out of 100 in order to qualify.
Syllabus for BPSC Assistant Engineer AE 2017
 As I have already said Exam consist of 6 papers out of which 4 papers are same for civil and mechanical and  remaining 2 paper are of respective disciplines.
General Studies :
Current Affairs National and International.
History of India and World.

Indian Politics Knowledge

Indian Geography.
Indian Constitution. 
Science and Technology.
Indian Economy.
General English :
Parts of Speech.  
Idioms and Phrases
Translation of Sentences.
Fill in the blanks etc 
Indirect and Direct Speech.

Usage of Words.

Civil Paper              : In this section you have to cover all your basic study of civil engineering .

Mechanical Paper : In this section you have to cover all your basic study of Mechanical  engineering .

Recommended books

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For civil – Civil engineering objective by r s khurmi and JK Gupta

For mechanical – Objective and conventional type book by JK gupta

Previous year question paper for BPSC Assistant Engineer 2017

Here are some question paper that will help while preparing for the exam.
for Civil Engineer

BPSC Assistant Engineer Civil 1 Question paper click here.
BPSC Assistant Engineer Civil 2 Question paper click here.

for Mechanical Engineer 

BPSC Assistant Engineer Mechanical  1 Question paper click here.

BPSC Assistant Engineer Mechanical  2 Question paper click here.

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  1. Hi i am abhishek plz inform me about exam date of bihar AE and how to download the admit card my contact no. is 8090840363

  2. As per notification, they have not mensioned about final year students. So according to notification final year students are not allowed but please confirm from your side.

  3. Hi,
    This is shravan kumar. I want to know that there are total six paper, so how many days i have to participate to write all papers.

    And if u can expected date of exam against the same, so please mention based on previous notification history.
    Thanking you.

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