SSC JE Electrical Engineering Syllabus 2024

Post Name : SSC JE Electrical Engineering Syllabus 2024
Post Date :  09 April, 2024
Post Description : The Staff Selection Commission announced 968 vacancies for Junior Engineers in Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Quantity Surveying and Contracts through the latest advertisement on 28 March 2024

SSC JE Electrical Engineering Syllabus 2024 Overview

The recruitment authority will host the SSC JE Exam 2024 to fill 968 vacancies in different departments. Candidates must prepare as per the syllabus disclosed by the commission as the question paper will be framed according to the syllabus. You must check a brief overview of SSC JE Electrical Engineering Syllabus 2024 outlined in the table below:

SSC JE Electrical Syllabus 2024 Overview
Conducting AuthorityStaff Selection Commission
Exam NameSSC JE 2024
Eligible BranchesCivil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Quantity Surveying and Contracts
SSC JE Vacancy 2024968
CategoryAE/JE Exams
Level of ExamNational Level
Apply ModeOnline
SSC JE 2024 Notification Release28 March 2024
SSC JE 2024 Apply Online28 March to 18 April 2024
SSC JE Selection Process 2024Paper 1 & Paper 2
SSC JE Exam Date 2024
  • Paper 1: 4th, 5th & 6th June 2024
  • Paper 2: To Be Announced
SSC JE Electrical Syllabus 2024Available Here
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SSC JE EE Paper 1 Syllabus 2024

Paper 1 includes the General Intelligence & Reasoning, General Awareness and Electrical Engineering subjects having a weightage of 200 marks. Candidates can check the topic-wise details of the syllabus for all the subjects in this section:

SSC JE EE Paper 1 Syllabus
General Intelligence & ReasoningClassification, Analogy, Coding-Decoding, Paper Folding Method, Matrix, Word Formation, Venn Diagram, Direction and Distance, Blood Relations, Series, Verbal reasoning, Non-Verbal Reasoning, Seating Arrangement, Puzzles & Seating Arrangement.
General AwarenessStatic General Knowledge, Science, Current Affairs, Sports, Books and Authors, Important Schemes, Portfolios, People in the News, History, Culture, Geography, Economic, Awards and Honors.
Electrical EngineeringElectrical Engineering: Basic concepts, Circuit law, AC Fundamentals, Magnetic Circuit, Electrical Machines, Utilization and Electrical Energy, Transmission and Distribution, Estimation and Costing, Basic Electronics, Generation, Fractional Kilowatt Motors and single-phase induction Motors, Measurement and Measuring instruments, Synchronous Machines.

SSC JE EE Paper 2 Syllabus 2024

Paper 2 focuses solely on the core technical subjects, it contains the questions from specific subjects as per Diploma level. Candidates must refer to this section to understand the topic-wise syllabus for all the subjects:

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Basic ConceptsConcepts of resistance, inductance, capacitance, and various factors affecting them. Concepts of current, voltage, power, energy, and their units.
Circuit lawKirchhoff’s law, Simple Circuit solution using network theorems.
Magnetic CircuitConcepts of flux, MMF, reluctance, Different kinds of magnetic materials, Magnetic calculations for conductors of different configurations e.g. straight, circular, solenoidal, etc. Electromagnetic induction, self, and mutual induction.
AC FundamentalsInstantaneous, peak, R.M.S. and average values of alternating waves, Representation of sinusoidal wave form, simple series and parallel AC Circuits consisting of R.L. and C, Resonance, Tank Circuit. Poly Phase system – star and delta connection, 3 phase power, DC, and sinusoidal response of R-Land R-C circuit.
Measurement and measuring instrumentsMeasurement of power (1 phase and 3 phase, both active and re-active) and energy, 2 wattmeter method of 3 phase power measurement. Measurement of frequency and phase angle. Ammeter and voltmeter (both moving oil and moving iron type), an extension of range wattmeter, Multimeters, Megger, Energy meter AC Bridges. Use of CRO, Signal Generator, CT, PT, and their uses. Earth Fault detection.
Electrical Machines(a) D.C. Machine – Construction, Basic Principles of D.C. motors and generators, their characteristics, speed control, and starting of D.C. Motors. Method of braking motor, Losses, and efficiency of D.C. Machines. (b) 1-phase and 3-phase transformers – Construction, Principles of operation, equivalent circuit, voltage regulation, O.C., and S.C. Tests, Losses, and efficiency. Effect of voltage, frequency, and waveform on losses. Parallel operation of 1-phase/3 phase transformers. Auto transformers. (c) 3-phase induction motors, rotating magnetic field, the principle of operation, equivalent circuit, torque-speed characteristics, starting and speed control of 3-phase induction motors. Methods of braking, the effect of voltage and frequency variation on torque speed characteristics.
Fractional Kilowatt Motors and Single Phase Induction MotorsCharacteristics and applications.
Synchronous MachinesGeneration of 3-phase E.M.F. armature reaction, voltage regulation, parallel operation of two alternators, synchronizing, and control of active and reactive power. Starting and applications of synchronous motors.
Generation, Transmission, and DistributionDifferent types of power stations, Load factor, diversity factor, demand factor, cost of generation, and interconnection of power stations. Power factor improvement, various types of tariffs, types of faults, and short circuit current for symmetrical faults. Switchgears – rating of circuit breakers, Principles of arc extinction by oil and air, H.R.C. Fuses, Protection against earth leakage / over current, etc. Buchholtz relay, Merz-Price system of protection of generators & transformers, protection of feeders and bus bars. Lightning arresters, various transmission and distribution systems, comparison of conductor materials, and the efficiency of a different system. Cable – Different types of cables, cable ratings, and derating factors.
Estimation and costingEstimation of lighting scheme, electric installation of machines, and relevant IE rules. Earthing practices and IE Rules.
Utilization of Electrical EnergyIllumination, Electric heating, Electric welding, Electroplating, Electric drives, and motors.
Basic ElectronicsWorking of various electronic devices e.g. P N Junction diodes, Transistors (NPN and PNP type), BJT, and JFET. Simple circuits using these devices.

SSC JE Electrical Engineering Exam Pattern 2024

Applicants must be well versed with the SSC JE Electrical Engineering Exam Pattern 2024 to be aware of the paper format, marking scheme, number of questions, etc. A detailed SSC JE EE Exam Pattern 2024 for Paper 1 and Paper 2 can be found in the below section:

SSC JE EE Exam Pattern 2024: Paper 1
General Intelligence & Reasoning50502 Hrs.
General Awareness5050
Part-B General Engineering (Electrical)100100


SSC JE EE Exam Pattern 2024: Paper 2
Paper 2QuestionsMarksTime
Part-B General Engineering (Electrical)1003002 Hrs.

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