UPSSSC JE Exam Pattern 2022: Check subject-wise pattern, marking scheme, and important topics here

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Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Selection Commission (UPSSSC) conducts UPSSSC Junior Engineer Recruitment Exam. Candidates who are aspiring to appear for UPSSSC JE Exam should be familiar with all the details of the exam such as eligibility criteria, exam pattern, syllabus and so on. UPSSSC JE exam pattern highlights important details about the exam such as the marking scheme, duration of the exam, number of questions asked and so on. Knowing the exam pattern will help you strategise your preparation better.

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UPSSSC JE Exam Pattern 2022

The selection process of UPSSSC JE Exma comprises of the written exam followed by the interview. The written exam has two Papers and carries a total of 750 marks whereas the interview carries a total of 250 marks. The detailed UPSSSC JE Exam Pattern is as follows:




No. of Questions


Total Time Duration

Paper I

General Hindi & English



2 hours

General Intelligence



General Knowledge

Computer knowledge

Paper II




2 hours








4 hours


This exam is conducted offline. There are multiple choice type questions that are asked. There is negative marking and 0.25 marks are deducted for every incorrect answer.

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UPSSSC JE Syllabus

There are two papers in UPSSSC JE Exam. In Paper I questions are asked from General Hindi and English, General Knowledge, General Intelligence and Computer Knowledge, whereas in Paper II is based on Engineering-related knowledge. The detailed syllabus of Paper I and Paper II is explained in this article.


UPSSSC JE Syllabus Paper I

In this paper, questions are asked from General Knowledge, General Hindi and English, General Intelligence, and Computer Knowledge. The topics that candidates have to cover for each of these subjects are as follows:

UPSSSC JE Syllabus: General Knowledge

  • History
  • Geography
  • Polity
  • Indian Constitution
  • Culture
  • Current Affairs
  • Science and Technology
  • Books and Authors
  • Important dates and events
  • IT and Space

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UPSSSC JE Syllabus: General Hindi

  • अनेकार्थी शब्द वाक्य संशोधन -लिंग
  • विलोम
  • कारक
  • अलंकार
  • रस
  • पर्यायवाची
  • तद्भव तत्सम 
  • लोकोक्तियाँ
  • संधियां
  • वाक्यांशों के लिए एक शब्द
  • मुहावरे
  • समास
  • त्रुटि से सम्बंधित
  • वचन
  • वर्तनी
  • काल

UPSSSC JE Syllabus: English

  • Comprehension
  • Vocabulary
  • Active and Passive Voice
  • Tenses
  • Synonyms and Antonyms
  • Prepositions
  • Articles
  • Types of Sentences
  • Error Detection
  • Spelling Correction
  • Idioms and Phrases
  • One word substitution
  • Improvement of Sentences

UPSSSC JE Syllabus: General Reasoning

  • Coding and Decoding
  • Analogy
  • Series Test
  • Syllogism
  • Number Series
  • Calendar
  • Clock Problems
  • Directions
  • Cube and Dice
  • Decision Making Problems

UPSSSC JE Syllabus: Computer Knowledge

  • Memory
  • Internet
  • Peripheral System
  • Number System
  • Modem
  • Operating system
  • Languages
  • MS Office
  • MS Excel
  • MS Word
  • Email

UPSSSC JE Exam Pattern FAQs

Q. How many questions are asked in UPSSSC JE Paper II?

A. A total of 125 questions are asked in UPSSSC JE Paper II.

Q. What is the duration of UPSSSC JE Exam?

A. The duration of UPSSSC JE Exam is 4 hours.

Q. Is there negative marking in UPSSSC JE Exam?

A. Yes, there is negative marking in UPSSSC JE Exam. 0.25 marks are deducted for every incorrect answer.

Q. What are the subjects from which questions are asked in UPSSSC JE Exam?

A. Questions are asked from General Hindi & English, General Intelligence, General Knowledge, Computer Knowledge, and Engineering.

Q. How many marks does the Interview carry in UPSSSC JE Exam?

A. Interview carries a total of 250 marks in UPSSSC JE Exam.