OPSC AEE 2019 – Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC) has released admit card for OPSC AEE 2019 to be held on December 15, 2019 for recruitment of civil engineer and mechanical engineer. The exam will be held in five zones i.e. Cuttack, Bhubaneshwar, Behrampur, Sambalpur and Balasore. The selection procedure for OPSC AEE recruitment 2019 consist of written exam of 360 marks and viva test of 40 marks. There is total 386 vacancies for the post of Asst. Executive Engineer (Civil) and Asst. Executive Engineer (Mechanical ) in group A of Odisha Engineering Services under the Department of Water Resources. Know more about OPSC AEE 2019 such as exam date, exam pattern, syllabus, vacancies etc from this page.
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OPSC AEE 2019
OPSC AEE 2019 written exam will be of 3 hours. 90% weightage will be given to written exam and 10% weightage will be provided to the viva test. There will be medical examination of the candidates selected for posts. The candidate will be selected only when he clears the medical test. Following is the schedule of dates related to OPSC AEE 2019:
|OPSC AEE 2019||Important dates|
|Release of online application form||07 Jun 2019|
|Last date to submit OPSC application form||06 Jul 2019|
|Last Date for receipt of application fee||10 Jul 2019|
|Release of admit card||05 Dec 2019|
|OPSC AEE exam||15 Dec 2019|
|OPSC AEE Answer key||To be announced|
|Result declaration||To be announced|
OPSC AEE Admit Card 2019
Admit card is the major verification document for entering the exam center. It will be available on the official website of OPSC after completion of the application process. Candidates will need registration no. to download the admit card. The candidates should carry photo ID proof such as aadhaar card, PAN card or voter ID proof with the admit card to the exam center. No admit card will be send to the candidate individually via mail or post. E-admit card will not be accepted at the exam center. The candidates must keep the admit card securely with them till the date of joining the post.
OPSC AEE Exam Pattern 2019
An exam pattern contains the marking scheme, duration of the exam, and distribution of marks. The examination consists of two phases : Objective type written test and viva test. Check below the pattern for Objective type written-test:
Mode of examination: The exam is a written pen-paper test
Duration: Exam will be held in 3 hours
No. of questions: Question paper will consist of 180 questions.
Type of questions: The questions will be of Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) type only.
For correct answer: Each right answer will be awarded 1 marks each and there will be 0.25 negative marks for each wrong answer. No mark will be deducted for unattended questions.
(A) Civil engineer:
|Sections||No. of Questions||Total Marks|
|Design Of Concrete Structure||30||30|
|Design Of Steel Structure||20||20|
|Building Material and Building Structure||30||30|
|Estimation, Construction Planning nd Management||20||20|
|Sections||No. of Questions||No. of Marks|
|Water Resources And Hydraulic Engineering||50||50|
|Sections||No. of questions||Total Marks|
|Mechanics of solids||30||30|
|Theory of machines||30||30|
|Sections||No. of Questions||Total Marks|
|I.C. Engines, Fuels And Combustion||30||30|
|Heat Transfer, Refrigeration and air conditioning||60||60|
|, Fluid machineries and power plants||40||40|
OPSC AEE 2019 Syllabus
A candidate must know the syllabus of an exam to prepare themselves well. A syllabus consists the biggest piece of information to prepare for any examination. It allows the candidate by helping them manage their time to spend on each subject effectively. Check out the syllabus from below
- Solid mechanics
- Structural analysis
- Design of concrete structures
- Design of steel structures
- Building materials and building constructions
- Estimation, construction planning and management
- Water resources and hydraulic engineering
- Irrigation engineering
- Open channel flow
- Fluid mechanics
2. Environmental engineering
- Water supply engineering
- Waste water engineering
- Solid waste management
- Air and noise pollution
3. Geo-technical engineering
- Solid Mechanics
- Foundation engineering
4. Transportation engineering
- Highway engineering
- Traffic engineering
- Theory of machines
- Machine design
- Manufacturing science
- Mechanics of solids
- Engineering materials
- Manufacturing management
- Fluid mechanics
- Thermodynamic cycles
- Heat transfer, refrigeration and air conditioning
- I.C engines fuels and combustion
- Fluid machineries and power plants
Previous Year Paper
Following are the previous year papers of OPCS AEE recruitment exam:
- Civil Engineer Paper 1: Click Here
- Civil engineer paper 2: Click Here
- Mechanical Engineer Paper 1: Click Here
- Mechanical Engineer Paper 2: Click Here
OPSC AEE Exam Center 2019
OPSC AEE exam will be held mainly in Cuttack. Following are the other prospective exam centers in case of increase in application forms:
The candidates can choose preferred city for giving exam while filling the application form. The exam center will be allotted on the basis of preference only.
Examination Notice for Recruitment to the Posts of Asst. Executive Engineer (Civil \ Mechanical)
OPSC AEE Application Form 2019
The eligible candidates must visit the official website of OPSC for registering for the post of OPSC AEE 2019. A candidate must upload scanned colored photograph, full signature and thumb impression in the application form. Only after successfully submitting the application form, the candidate will receive their unique registration id and password. The candidates are advised to submit one application at a time otherwise the application of higher registration id will be entertained by the Odisha commission.
Rejection List: Click here to check the rejection list in connection with recruitment to the Posts of Asst. Executive Engineer (Civil \ Mechanical).
Application fee : Along with the application form, candidates have to deposit a requisite fee amount without which the registration would not be complete. Candidates have to pay a fee of 500/-. There is no fee charges for the candidates belonging to SC/ ST of Odisha / PwD (whose disability is 40 % and more).
Mode of Payment: The fees can not be paid in any mode except SBI e-challan.
OPSC AEE Eligibility Criteria 2019
The eligibility criteria is set up Odisha Public Service Commission. The candidates have to meet following eligibility criteria to appear for the post of OPSC AEE (Mechanical and Civil):
Educational Qualification for OPSC AEE :
- A candidate must be a graduate in Mechanical/Civil engineering OR
- have an equivalent qualification from any University or Institution recognized by the Government OR
- the candidate must be a member of the Institutions of Engineers of India in civil or mechanical.
Age Limit : The maximum age of the candidate should be of 21 years and not more than 32 years. However, there is age relaxation for some categories.
Age relaxation :
|ST/SC/SEBC/Ex-service men||5 years|
Other Eligibility Conditions :
- A candidate must read, speak and write the language of Odia. Hence, he must have:
- Odia as language in 8th class
- passed 10th class with Odia as a language
- cleared 12th class with Odia as language for non-language subjects
- If a candidate was debarred by OPSC or any state commission he or she will not be eligible to appear for OPSC AEE 2019.
- A candidate should possess a good moral character free from defection or bodily infirmity.
- Government servants are allowed for this exam after having NOC certificate from their respective department.
- There will be a medical examination of the candidates after getting qualified. The candidates must qualify that to get job offer.
OPSC AEE Result 2019
The result of OPSC AEE 2019 will declared after the viva test on the official website of OPSC. The result will a merit list of all the shortlisted candidates. The merit list will be prepared on the basis of marks scored by each candidate. The candidates will score marks from total of 400. There will be negative marking in the written exam for every wrong answer given. The written test will be given 90% weightage and the viva test will be given 10% weightage while preparing the merit list. The cut-off marks will be decided by OPSC only. Candidates must score at least the marks specified in the cut-off to qualify the exam. The cut-off for all the categories will vary. Candidates must check the official website for updates. The result merit list will consist of following details:
- Serial no.
- Roll no.
- Marks scored in paper-1
- Marks scored in paper-2
- Marks scored in Viva test
- Total marks
OPSC AEE Selection Procedure 2019
Following is the selection procedure for OPSC AEE recruitment 2019:
1.Written Exam: The first step to OPSC AEE 2019 recruitment is 3 hour objective type written exam.There will be 2 papers and 180 questions in each paper. Each correct answer will have 1 marks and wrong answer will be given -0.25 marks each. The written test will have 90% weightage in preparation of the merit list.
2. Viva Test: There will be a viva test after the written examination. The viva will be of 40 marks and will have 10% weightage in the preparation of merit list.
OPSC AEE Vacancy List 2019
The vacancy list is prepared under the Water Resources department of Government of Odisha for the post of AEE (mechanical and civil) :
|Categories||AEE (Civil) Vacancies||AEE (Mechanical) vacancies|
|UR||232 (73-w)||19 (6-w)|
|SEBC||53 (18-w)||6 (2-w)|
|SC||28 (9-w)||7 (2-w)|
|ST||40 (13-w)||1 (1-w)|
|Total||353 (116-w)||33 (11-w)|
* Note- Seats indicated with (0-w) such as (01-w) are reserved for sports category candidates.
There are seats reserved for PwD in every category for both the posts. Following is the PwD reservations seats allotted by OPSC:
(A) AEE Civil Engineer:
|Category of Disability||No. of Seats|
|Blindness/ Low vision||16 (04-w)|
|Hearing Impaired||5 (01-w)|
|Locomotor disabilty||4 (01-w)|
|Autism/ Intellectual Disability/ Multiple disability||12 (03-w)|
Note: Here, the number indicated with “-w” represents posts reserved for sports person which shall be adjusted from the seats belonging to the PwD category.
(B) AEE Mechanical Engineering:
The is 1 post reserved for Blindness/ Low vision candidates who have sports quota.
Note: There is also 1% reservation for women with disabilities.
Also one third of the posts reserved for sports person will be given to women.
Following are the general instruction for the applicants of OPSC AEE written exam:
- Any candidate found seeking support by offering illegal gratification will be disqualified from the exam and criminal prosecution for the same will be held against him.
- Any incomplete application form will not be accepted for registration.
- The advertisement brochure doesn’t bind the government to provide job to any person.
- The reservation for SC/ST/OBC born candidates will be applicable only for the residents of Odisha.
- Any wrong information given in the application form will invalidate the form and the candidate with such form will be liable for penalty as well.
Candidates can contact on numbers provided by OPSC for seeking guidance. The numbers are available for guidance from 10 to 1.30 p.m. and 2 to 5 p.m. The contact details are:
18003456770 or 155335
If the candidate faces problem regarding payment of fee, then he can contact SBI over telephone no. 0671-2368267 or 943039604
Odisha Public Service Commission was established in 1st April 1949. It has been conducting examination for the aspirants who are seeking government jobs in Odisha. OPSC hires candidates for Group B and Group A post and services. All the information related from registration to results are updated in the official website of OPSC – opsc.gov.in. All the jobs through OPSC are under the state government of Orissa.
OPSC AEE 2019 Exam Frequently Asked Questions
Ans : The candidate must be of age between 21 to 32 years. There is also age relaxation of 5 years for SC/ST/SEBC/Ex-Serviceman and 10 years for PwD candidates.
Ans : No, only the candidates who have passed out and been a Graduate in Civil Engineering are eligible to apply for the post.
Ans : No, the candidate can only bring admit card and other requisite documents to the exam centre. No, electronic device and communication device is allowed in the exam centre.
Ans : No, the candidate must know how to read, write and speak odia to be eligible for being recruited by OPSC.
Ans : If the candidate provides wrong or misleading information in the application form, then his application form will be cancelled. The authorities can also specify some penalty charges on the person.
Ans : No, even if you scored very good marks in the written exam, but if you are not fulfilling the medical criteria of OPSC you will not be recruited by the authorities.
Ans : Yes, you are eligible for appearing in this exam as you are a citizen of India. However, you will not get a reservation for being an SC candidate. The candidate must be a local resident of Odisha to be eligible for reservation.