PPSC exam date 2021 for junior engineer civil

PPSC exam date 2021 for junior engineer civil | PPSC gov in recruitment 2021

PSC exam date 2021:PPSC Junior Engineer (Civil) Recruitment 2021: 612 openings for Junior Engineer (Civil) positions, Punjab Public Service Commission Notification for details such as eligibility.


PPSC exam date 2021


The Punjab Public Utilities Commission (PPSC) has searched an online application for the recruitmentof 612 junior (civil) engineer positions in the Department of Water Resources and the Water Resources Management and Development Corporation. Candidates who wish to apply for these punjab govt jobs positions can apply online through the Commission’s official website, ppsc.gov.in. The application process for these positions will end on March 27.

Number of Posts: 612

  • Junior Engineer (Civil) in the Department of Water Resources – 585
  • Junior Engineer (Civil) in Water Resources Management and Development Corporation – 27

Qualification PPSC junior engineer civil

Candidates must have a three-year diploma in civil engineering from a recognized university or institute to apply for junior civil engineering positions.

Age limit (January 1, 2021)

The minimum age of the candidate must not be less than 18 years and the maximum age must not be more than 37 years. Candidates in the reserve category will be given relaxation at the maximum age limit as per state government rules.

PPSC junior engineer salary

Pay scale: As per the notification the initial pay will be Rs 35,400. 

PPSC exam date 2021

Online application date 06 March 2021
Last date for online application March 27, 2021
Application fee submission date April 5, 2021
Written exam Expected end of April

Application fee

  • General – 3000 rupees
  • SC, ST and Punjab backward classes of all states – 1125 rupees
  • State Divyangs – 1750 rupees

Selection process

The selection of candidates for the PPSC Junior Engineer position will be made on the basis of a written examination.

PPSC Syllabus Mains Exam Pattern 2021

The PPSC Mains 2021 is the last written examination in the hiring process. below candidate can find the exam pattern for 2021.

Paper No

Subject Name

Maximum Marks

Paper 1



Paper 2

Punjabi (to be answered only in Gurmukhi Script)


Paper 3

Essay writing


Paper 4

General Studies Paper 1


Paper 5

General Studies Paper 2


Paper 6

Non-mandatory Subject 1 – Paper 1


Paper 7

Non-mandatory Subject 1 – Paper 2


Paper 8

Non-mandatory Subject 2, Paper 1


Paper 9

Non-mandatory Subject 2, Paper 2



PPSC Syllabus Mains 2021 

The PPSC Subject-Wise Syllabus for the Mains are as mentioned below: 

PPSC Mains Syllabus Paper 1: General English language

  • Vocabulary and grammar
  • Phrase corrections
  • Verbs, idioms, and tenses
  • Sentence completion
  • Precise writing
  • Paragraph writing

PPSC Mains Syllabus Paper 2: General Punjabi language

  • Essay writing
  • Letter writing
  • Grammatical concepts
  • Language quotes and explanations
  • Paragraph and précis writing
  • Descriptive writing

PPSC Mains Syllabus Paper 3: General Essay

This section asks the candidates to write essays on several topics. However, here the candidates can select from various topics asked in the exam. But under no circumstances the word limit should exceed what is given in the paper. 

PPSC Mains Syllabus Paper 4: General Aptitude 1

  • Section- 1: History – History of the world, Modern Indian history from the middle of the eighteenth century until the present, Indian culture, Socio-religious reform movements with special reference to Punjab, The Freedom Struggle, Post-independence consolidation and reorganization within the country History of Punjab, Annexation of Punjab with special reference to the causes and consequences of the Anglo-Sikh wars.
  • Section-2: Geography – Physical Geography: Salient features of the world’s physical Geography, Important Geophysical phenomena, Geography of Punjab: Location and agriculture
  • Section-3: Society – Salient features of Indian Society, Diversity of India, Role of women and women’s organization, population and associated issues, poverty and developmental issues, urbanization, their problems and their remedies, effects of globalization on Indian society, Social empowerment, communalism, regionalism & secularism, Ethics and Society, Human Values, Vulnerable sections of the population – Welfare schemes by the Centre and the State of Punjab and their performance; Mechanisms, laws, institutions, and Bodies constituted for their protection and betterment, Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector- Health, Education, Human Resources; Issues relating to Poverty and Malnutrition. 

PPSC Mains Syllabus Paper 5: General Aptitude II

  • Section-1: Indian Constitution & Polity – Indian Constitution- historical underpinnings, amendments, evolution, features, significant provisions and basic structure, Functions and responsibilities of Union and the States, Separation of powers between various organs, Comparison of the Indian constitutional scheme with that of other countries, Parliament and State Legislatures, Structure, organization, and functioning of the Executive and the Judiciary, Salient features of the Representation of People’s Act, Appointment to various Constitutional posts; District Administration 
  • Section-2 Governance – Statutory, regulatory and various quasi-judicial bodies, Government policies and interventions for development, Important aspects of governance, e-governance- applications, models, successes, Values, and Ethics in Governance, Probity in Governance
  • Section-3: International Relations – India and its neighbourhood – relations; Bilateral, regional and global groupings, and agreements, Effect of policies and politics of developed and developing countries on India’s interests; important international institutions, agencies, and fora- their structure and mandate.

PPSC Mains Syllabus Paper 6: General Aptitude III

  • Section-1: Indian Economy – Issues relating to planning, mobilization of resources, etc., major crops and cropping patterns in various parts of the country, public distribution system, food processing, and related industries in India, land reforms in India; effects of liberalization on the economy, changes in industrial policy and their effects on industrial growth. 
  • Section-2: Statistical analysis, graphs, and diagrams
  • Section-3: Issues related to Security – Linkages between development and spread of extremism, Role of external, State and non-State actors in creating challenges, Basics of cyber security; money-laundering and its prevention; Security challenges and their management in border areas, Various Security forces, and agencies and their mandate

PPSC Mains Syllabus Paper 7: General Aptitude IV

  • Section-1: Science and Technology – Science and Technology, Modern Trends in Life Sciences
  • Section-2: Environment – Conservation, environmental pollution, and degradation, Water management- Issues in India, Definition, nature, types, and classification of disasters, Natural Hazards 
  • Section-3: Situations in Civil Service -Problem Solving and Decision Making

How to apply

Interested candidates for these positions can apply online at the PPSC official website until March 27 and submit fee till the given date as per the advertisement notice.

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