For the state engineering services examination of the year 2017, Public Service Commission of Madhya Pradesh had recently invited applications for the recruitment of the post of Assistant Engineers.

About MP State Engineering Services 2017

There are about 48 posts for assistant Civil Engineers, 02 posts for Assistant Mechanical Engineers. So the total number of posts are 50 as Assistant Engineers.


For this post, candidates should have completed a degree in mechanical, or civil engineering or something equivalent from a recognized university.

Age limit

The minimum age limit for the candidates who want to apply for the Madhya Pradesh PSC Assistant Engineer jobs is between the ages of 21 and 40. As per the rules of the government the age relaxation limit will be applicable.

Fee structure for Prelims Exam

Rs 1200 have to be paid by general candidates and Rs 600 has to be paid by the SC, ST and OBC category candidates for applying for the various MPPSC SE AE vacancies. Payment can be made by net banking, credit card, and debit card.

MP State Engineering Services Selection

Candidates will be selected for the post based on the written tests which are the prelims and the mains and a personal interview soon after. All those applicants who have acquired the eligibility can start applying by clicking the MPPSC SESAE apply link online.

Job Salary Details

  • Post Name : State Engineering Service Exam 2017
  • Grade Pay : Rs. 5400/-
  • Pay Scale : Rs. 15600-39100/-

MP State Engineering Services Exam 2017 Syllabus

Paper-I: Prelims

General Aptitude

Section-A General Introduction of Madhya Pradesh: geography, natural, human and energy resources, industries, environment, planning, and evaluation, rural and urban administrative structure, culture, music, dance arts, literature and history of Madhya Pradesh.

Section-B Hindi Language

Section-C English Language: Transformation of sentence, active, passive, direct and indirect speech and vocabulary .


Civil Engineering

Paper-I: Structural analysis and design, environmental engineering and construction, planning and management.

Paper-II: Water resources, transportation, and geotechnical engineering.


Mechanical Engineering

Paper-I: Engineering and mechanics of solids, design of machine elements, theory of machines, production engineering and management

Paper-II: Fluid mechanics and machines, thermodynamics, energy conversion systems, heat transfer, air conditioning and refrigeration, and computer aided engineering.

Selection for the MPPSC Assistant Engineer Mains 2017

Result of MP Engineering Services Exam 2017 Prelims exam will be announced after the exam. Candidates who have successfully qualified the prelims exam are eligible for main exam. All those applicants who have acquired the eligibility can start applying by clicking the MPPSC SES AE apply link online.

Cut off marks

Only the candidates who will clear preliminary examination can appear in the main exam. The main exam for the Assistant Engineer is divided into two papers which are each 300 marks. Therefore, main exam will be of 600 marks. Regular engineering questions will be asked in the mains exam paper.

Minimum qualifying percentage is 40 percent for the mains written exam while for the interview the total marks are 75 marks.

Official answer key

The department will release answer sheets on their official website for the Assistant Engineer mains answer key. By clicking on the desired paper codes or sets, all candidates can check their answer key.

We will keep updating you about it, so stay tuned.


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