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DSSSB AE

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DSSSB AE Exam Pattern

DSSSB Assistant Engineer (Civil) Exam Pattern

The DSSSB Assistant Engineer (Civil) exam comprises two stages, viz. Tier-I and Tier-II Technical Exam, combined they are known as the Two-Tier exam. Candidates need to clear the Tier-I to get shortlisted for the Tier-II exam. Below are the details for the DSSSB Assistant Engineer Exam Pattern 2020 that candidates must take note of.

Tier

Total Questions

Total Marks

Duration

Tier I

200

200

2 hours

Tier II

200

250

3 hours

The detailed DSSSB AE exam pattern is described below:

DSSSB AE Tier-I Exam Pattern

  • This exam has 200 multiple choice questions, and they are further divided into general subjects and subjects based on your qualification.
  • There will be a total of 200 questions in this section with a weightage of 1 mark per question.
  • There are two sections: A and B
  • 0.25 marks will be deducted for a wrong answer.
  • There is no negative marking for an un-attempted question.

Subjects

Number of questions

Total Marks

Type of Questions

Duration

General Awareness (A)

20

20

MCQs

2 hours

General Intelligence and Reasoning Ability (A)

20

20

Arithmetical and Numerical Ability (A)

20

20

Hindi language and comprehension (A)

20

20

English language and comprehension (A)

20

20

Qualification Related Paper (B)

100

100

DSSSB AE Tier-II Exam Pattern

  • This exam also has 200 questions, where 80%-20% weightage is given to objective and descriptive, respectively.
  • There are two sections; A and B. Section A consists of objective questions, and section B consists of descriptive questions.
  • For objective type, 200 marks are awarded, and for descriptive 50 marks are awarded. There is no negative marking for this section.

Subjects

Number of questions

Total Marks

Type of Questions

Duration

Qualification Related Paper (A)

200

200

Objective

3 hours

Essay in English(B)

1

30

Descriptive

Letter writing/expansion of ideas (B)

1

20

Descriptive

Candidates are advised to go through the official notification for better understanding pertaining to DSSSB Assistant Engineer Syllabus and Exam Pattern. Only those candidates will be shortlisted for selection who have scored the minimum cutoff marks.

DSSSB AE Syllabus

DSSSB Assistant Engineer Syllabus 2020

The DSSSB Assistant Engineer Syllabus has already been released by the board on the official website. The Two-Tier Technical Exam is based on the topics which test the candidates’ basic knowledge on subjects like General Awareness, Arithmetic, Numerical Ability, etc. Let’s take a look at the different subjects of the syllabus. Below is the subject-wise division for the syllabus.

Topic

Syllabus

Tier I: Section A

  • General Awareness
  • History
  • Politics and Constitution
  • Sports
  • Art and Culture
  • Geography
  • Economics
  • Everyday Science
  • Scientific Research
  • Current Events
  • General Intelligence and Reasoning Ability
  • Analogies
  • Similarities and Differences
  • Space visualization
  • Problem Solving and Analysis
  • Judgment and Decision Making
  • Visual Memory
  • Discrimination
  • Observation and Relationship
  • Concepts
  • Arithmetical Reasoning
  • Arithmetical and Numerical Ability
  • Simplification 
  • Decimals
  • Data Interpretation
  • Fractions
  • LCM and HCF
  • Ratio and Proportions
  • Percentage
  • Average
  • Profit and Loss
  • Discount
  • Simple Interest and Compound Interest
  • Time, Work and Distance
  • Tables and Graphs
  • Hindi Language and Comprehension
  • Vocabulary
  • Grammar
  • Sentence Structuring
  • Synonyms and Antonyms
  • English Language and Comprehension
  • Vocabulary
  • Grammar
  • Sentence Structuring
  • Synonyms and Antonyms
  • Conclusive Statements
  • Understanding Passages

Tier I: Section B

Qualification Related Paper

  • The syllabus is taken from the specialization that the candidate has applied for

Tier II: Part 1

Qualification Related Paper

  • The syllabus is taken from the specialization that the candidate has applied for

Tier II: Part 2

Essay (in English)

  • Can be any topic related to the field of application

Letter writing/Expansion of ideas (in English)

  • Topics can be anything related to the same industry

Candidates should go through the above-mentioned topics to have a better chance to acquire good marks. These topics are an integral part of DSSSB AE Civil Syllabus, and candidates should have deep knowledge of the subjects to have a chance to feature in the merit list. To be eligible for the merit list, candidates should obtain minimum qualifying marks in the exam.

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