BPSC AE Exam Pattern & Syllabus

BPSC AE is one the most sought job in India. students from all over the country appear for this examination and that i the reason why this exam is getting tough and tough to crack each and every year. The Bihar Public Service Commission recently released an official recruitment notification for the post of Assistant Engineer. Three types of posts are available in this recruitment according to the stream of graduation i.e. Civil, Mechanical, and Electrical. In order to commence the preparation for the BPSC AE examination, the first thing the aspirants must do it to have a look at the BPSC AE Syllabus and Exam Pattern.

The selection for this stage will consist of one single examination. The exam will consist of 6 papers out which 4 will be compulsory and common for all and the rest of the two papers will be as per the concerned stream of graduation. The first two papers will be qualifying in nature. The BPSC AE syllabus and exam pattern topics for both compulsory and optional papers have been enlisted in this article. The aspirants can also find the pattern of examination for the said test.

BPSC AE Syllabus 2020

The written examination will consist of 6 papers. The compulsory papers will be General Studies, General English, General Hindi, and General Engineering. These four papers will be common to all the aspirants. The fifth and sixth paper will focus on the fundamental subjects of the concerned stream. The questions from these papers will revolve around the core subjects. All the papers will be objective type in nature.

General Studies

In order to successfully clear the General Studies paper, the aspirants must study the following topics and subjects. Besides that, the candidates must read newspapers in order to develop awareness regarding more such topics.

  • Polity
  • Economy
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Botany
  • Zoology
  • Current Affairs
  • Static GK
  • Awards & Honours
  • Currencies & Capitals
  • Geography

General English

The general English section will consist of objective type questions from the following topics. If the candidates have a good habit of reading, then they can ace most of these topics with ease.

  • Error Detection
  • Direct and Indirect Speech
  • Active and Passive Voice
  • Jumbled Sentence
  • Sentence Rearrangement
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Fill in the Blanks
  • Cloze Test
  • Sentence Improvement
  • One Word Substitution

General Hindi

The general Hindi section will be simple and will judge the basics of the Hindi language. Candidates must be aware of the day to day to use of the language too.

  • Reading Comprehension
  • Fill in the Blanks
  • Hindi Grammar

General Engineering

The questions under this paper will be asked from such subjects which are taught commonly for all the engineering students irrespective of the branch of graduation.

  • Electrical Measuring Instrument
  • Energy Conversion
  • Mechanics of Solids
  • Methodology of Constructions
  • Transport Phenomenon
  • Engineering Economy & Management
  • Engineering Materials
  • Engineering Mechanics
  • Environment Engineering

Civil Engineering Paper Detail

Civil Engineering ICivil Engineering II
Energy Conversion
Engineering Mechanics
Mechanics of Solids
Transport Phenomenon
Engineering Economy & Management
Engineering Materials & Constructions
Surveying & Measurement
Elementary Engineering
Soil Mechanics & Foundations
Structural Analysis
Structural Design
Hydrology & Water Resources
Public Health Engineering
Hydraulic Engineering