UPPCL AE 2021: Exam Date, Recruitment, Syllabus, Admit Card, Salary, Vacancy, Cut Off, Previous Year Papers

Exam Date

Feb 6, 2021

Apr 7, 2021 | Engineering


Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Limited (UPPCL) is responsible for planning and managing the power sector in UP through its transmission, distribution, and supply of electricity. All Engineers from Electrical, Computer Science and other related engineering disciplines looking to get into sector jobs in the technical profile can take up this exam.

Latest Updates:

  • December 18, 2020: The notification for UPPCL AE 2021 is released. The application forms will be accepted from January 5 to January 27, 2021. The exam will be held in the first week of February 2021. Interested candidates should go through this page for more information about the exam.


What is UPPCL AE?

Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Limited (UPPCL) is the organization behind the smooth transmission system and distribution of electricity in Uttar Pradesh. UPPCL will soon release the recruitment for Assistant Engineer posts under civil cadre and E&M cadre for the 2021 cycle. Last year, the organization had declared a total of 301 vacant positions for the Assistant Engineer.

The minimum age boundary is 21 years, while the maximum age boundary is 40 years. There may be age relaxation for some reserved categories. The UPPCL Assistant Engineer choice procedure comprises the accompanying stages, for example, a PC (Personal Computer) Based Test and Personal Interview. Once the notification is released by the UPPCL, candidates who are interested and fit the eligibility criteria can register for the UPPCL AE 2021 Exam.

UPPCL AE 2021 Exam Highlights

The following table shows the highlights of the UPPCL AE 2021 Exam.

Exam Conducting Body UPPCL
Exam Level National
Post Assistant Trainee
Selection Procedure Online Test

UPPCL AE 2021 Notification

UPPCL Assistant Engineer Notification 2021 will be available on the official website in the categories of Electrical, Electronics, Computer Science/Information Technology, and Civil Engineering under E&M cadre. UPPCL AE exam will be conducted online in the 1st week of November 2021, after which eligible candidates will be called for the personal interview round.

The authorities have not released the notification for UPPCL AE 2021 Exam. UPPCL AE 2021 Recruitment notification provides all the relevant information regarding the exam pattern, selection procedure, syllabus, eligibility criteria & far more. Once the notification is out, all the information will be available.

UPPCL AE 2021 Recruitment

The Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation conducts the UPPCL AE Exam 2021 for recruitment of Assistant Engineers. The corporation hires engineers for different roles in various branches like Electrical, Computer Science, Information Technology, Electronics and Telecommunication, and Civil. The distribution of vacancies for all branches will be available in the official notification of that year.

UPPCL AE 2021 Exam Date

  • UPPCL AE 2021 Recruitment notification will be out to recruit eligible candidates for the posts of Assistant Engineer under E&M cadre and Assistant Engineer under civil cadre.
  • An aggregate of 301 vacancies has been filled. On the off chance that the candidates will apply for this recruitment drive, at that point, the candidates should fill and submit the application form for the exam before Jan 27, 2021.
Events Dates
Start Date of Online Application Jan 5, 2021
Last Date of Online Application Jan 27, 2021
End Date for Paying the fee January 28, 2021
Exam Date First Week of February 2021

UPPCL AE 2021 Online Application Form

The online application for UPPCL AE 2021 Exam should be submitted only on the official website of the UPPCL. Follow the below-given steps to make sure of a smooth application process. The candidates can access the UPPCL Official Website and follow the steps:

  1. Click on the direct link given to apply directly.
  2. Select the notification stating "Assistant Engineer application."
  3. Click on New Registration.
  4. Fill all the relevant details.
  5. Upload the required documents as per the given guidelines.
  6. Payment of the application fee by online mode
  7. The final step is submitting the online application form and taking a print of the obtained application form, as it is mandatory.

UPPCL AE 2021 Application Fee

General/OBC (NCL)/DFF INR 1000
SC/ST (Domicile of UP) INR 700
Physically Handicapped Candidates INR 10 (processing charges only)
Non-Domicile of UP Candidates INR 100

UPPCL AE 2021 Admit Card

Admit Card/Hall Ticket is a crucial document and is mandatory for the PC (Personal Computer) Based Test. The UPPCL AE 2021 Admit card is released 10-14 days before the examination.

The candidates can log in to the official website to download the admit card. The below-given steps are often used to download your admit card.

  • Login to UPPCL Official Website
  • Click on the direct link given.
  • Enter the given details required.
  • Then search for the link to download the admit card for " UPPCL Assistant Engineer/AE" and click on that tab, then download the obtained admit card and keep a printout or a scanned copy of the admit card.

UPPCL AE 2021 Syllabus

The UPPCL AE 2021 Syllabus is given below. It contains all the core topics which should be prepared thoroughly by the candidates preparing for the Exam.

UPPCL AE 2021 Electrical and Allied Engineering Syllabus

  • Engineering Mathematics
  • Electric Circuits
  • Electromagnetic Fields
  • Signals and Systems
  • Electrical Machines
  • Power Systems
  • Control Systems
  • Electrical and Electronic Measurements
  • Analog and Digital Electronics
  • Power Electronics

UPPCL AE 2021 Computer Science/Information Technology Syllabus

  • Computer Networks
  • Digital Logic
  • Computer Organization and Architecture
  • Programming and Data Structures
  • Databases
  • Engineering Mathematics
  • Algorithms
  • Compiler Design
  • Theory of Computation
  • Operating System

UPPCL AE 2021 General Knowledge Syllabus

  • Geography with special reference to UP
  • The economy with particular reference to UP
  • Polity with special reference to UP
  • History with particular reference to UP
  • 10th standard Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics
  • Currency and Capital
  • Current Affairs
  • Awards and Honours
  • Matters of national and international importance

UPPCL AE 2021 Reasoning and Aptitude Syllabus

  • Logical reasoning
  • Alphanumeric Series
  • Coded inequality
  • Seating Arrangement
  • Tabulation
  • Syllogism
  • Coding and Decoding

UPPCL AE 2021 General Hindi Syllabus

The course of Hindi language will be the standard syllabus of Class VIII to Class X accordingly.

UPPCL AE 2021 Exam Pattern

The exam pattern for the UPPCL Assistant Engineer (AE) 2021 Exam will consist of 200 questions with a total time of 3 hours. The Exam is an objective type one and features a negative marking of 1/4th for each wrong answer. Each question carries marks as per the problem level of that question. The detailed UPPCL AE exam pattern is given within the table below:

Sr. No. Sections Weightage Total Qs Total Time
1 Bachelor of Engineering Level 75% 150 3 hrs.
2 General Knowledge/Awareness 10% 20
3 Reasoning/Aptitude 10% 20
4 General Hindi 5% 10

UPPCL AE 2021 Cut Off

The UPPCL AE 2021 cut off is going to be introduced as soon as the Exam is held soon to offer an idea to the aspirants approximately the qualifying score. The factors deciding the UPPCL AE 2021 Cut Off Marks is as follows:

  1. There is no cut off in each section of the Exam.
  2. Cut Off will depend on the Level of Exam and the number of candidates who have attended the Exam.
  3. The next stage will consist of Personal Interview & Document Verification of documents.
  4. Based on Category wise (General, OBC, SC/ ST & Special Category Candidates), the Cut Off will be decided.

UPPCL AE Cut Off-Previous Year

Name of the Post UR OBC SC ST
Assistant Engineer - Electrical 168.3125 158.3125 140.8255 115.8750
Assistant Engineer - CS/IT 162.8125 148.6875 131.0625 92.6875
Assistant Engineer - Electronics and Telecommunications 180.6525 -- -- --
Assistant Engineer - Civil 172.0625 170 153.500 --

UPPCL AE 2021 Answer Key

Applicants who have shown up for the UPPCL AE 2021 Exam can check the UPPCL answer key on the UPPCL official portal. Competitors can likewise submit complaints, assuming any, against any inquiry/answer on the official site. Step by step instructions to Download UPPCL AE 2019 Answer Key:

  • Login to the Official website of UPPCL
  • Now enter the login details into the link provided.
  • Check UPPCL Junior Assistant Engineer Answer.
  • Click on the + button in the tab "Objections" to raise the objections.
  • The corporation may release the final answer key after the objections have been considered.

UPPCL AE 2021 Result

The UPPCL AE 2021 result alongside the cut off will be made available on the official online website of UPPCL. The candidates who have completed their Exam should follow these steps in order to check the result.

  • Visit the UPPCL official website.
  • Press on the tab "Result."
  • Search for the “UPPCL AE 2021 Result”
  • Click on that link and download the pdf file
  • Open the pdf file
  • Press Ctrl +F and enter your roll number and press enter.
  • If you are selected, then the roll number will be highlighted.

UPPCL AE 2021 Salary

Pay Scale INR 56,100 – INR 1,77,500 (Level-10)
Salary in Hand INR 65,000 (approx.)
CTC INR 9 – 10 lakhs (approx.)

UPPCL AE 2021 Vacancy

The below information covers the vacancies for the UPPCL Assistant Engineer 2021 Exam. The table given below includes the Category wise vacancies for UPPCL AE - Electrical, Computer Science & IT, Electronics and Telecommunication, and Civil Engineering.

Cadre wise post Name of the post Category wise in Engineering Unreserved category EWS OBC Scheduled Caste(SC) Scheduled Tribe(ST)
Uttar Pradesh Domicile Only
E&M Assistant Engineer (Trainee) Electrical 108 27 81 52 3
E&M Assistant Engineer (Trainee) Computer Science/Information Technology 7 2 6 6 1
E&M Assistant Engineer (Trainee) Electronics and Telecommunication 5 0 0 0 0
Civil Assistant Engineer (Trainee) Civil Engineering 1 0 1 1 0
Total 121 29 88 59 04

UPPCL AE 2021 Previous Years Question Papers

The previous year question papers for UPPCL AE 2021 Exam with Answer Key are given here. Download the latest UPPCL Assistant Engineer (AE) solved question papers to gain a good score in the UPPCL Assistant Engineer (AE) Exam. The selection process will be based on their performance in the Exam.

Organization Post Name Exam Paper Download Link
UPPCL Assistant Engineer (AE) Civil Engineering 2018 Click Here
UPPCL Assistant Engineer (AE) Electronics and Telecommunication 2019 Click Here
UPPCL Assistant Engineer (AE) Electrical Engineering 2019 Click Here

UPPCL AE 2021 Reference Books

Student can download the books and other courses which are given below:

Book Author/Publisher
U.P. Power Corporation Ltd. Asst.Engg. Electrical Engg. 2021 (UPPCL) GKP
A Handbook for Electrical Engineering Made Easy Publications
Question Bank in Electrical Engineering With More Than 17,000 Objective Type Questions & Answers J.B. Gupta,
S. K. Kataria and Sons



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