UPPCL JE 2021: Exam Date, Vacancy, Recruitment, Salary, Admit Card, Cut Off, Books

Exam Date

Aug 25, 2021

Result Date

Sep 5, 2021

Apr 7, 2021

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Planning to start your career as a junior-level Engineer? The Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Limited conducts the UPPCL JE exam where candidates are recruited for the posts of Civil Engineer and Electrical Engineer in the state of Uttar Pradesh. Read more about the eligibility criteria, vacancies and other important details below.

Latest Updates:

  • March 5, 2021: The admit card for the UPPCL JE 2021 Exam is released. The exam will be conducted on March 25, 2021.

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What is UPPCL JE exam?

About UPPCL Exam: The Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Limited (UPPCL) is a State Government organisation which is headquartered in Lucknow City. The UPPCL provides better reliable and cost-efficient electricity to every citizen in the state of UP. It was set up on January 14, 2000. The UPPCL JE is a state-level exam which is conducted once a year to recruit candidates for the Junior Engineer posts in Civil and Electrical engineering.

Roles and Responsibility: A Junior Engineer in UPPCL is responsible for many things. The set of roles and responsibilities of a UPPCL JE -Electrical Engineer is given below.

  • Assigning the daily jobs/tasks to the line staff.
  • Maintaining electrical power supply distribution lines and High Voltage Transmission Lines.
  • Scheduling the maintenance of electrical lines and equipment.
  • Taking up a field or office job based on the requirements of UPPCL.
  • Managing and assigning the required workforce to repair each fault.
  • Send the work/job report to the UPPCL Assistant Engineer.

In case of a UPPCL JE - Civil Engineer, the roles and responsibilities are given below

  • Creating Project Blueprint and specifications
  • Managing workflow of the projects
  • Managing cost estimates
  • Inspecting the construction sites daily
  • Preparing daily project reports on time

Salary Pay: As per the 7th pay commission matrix, employees working as a Junior Engineer in UPPCL are entitled to a pay scale of INR 44,900.

UPPCL JE Exam Highlights

UPPCL JE Exam Highlights
Particulars Details
Exam Name Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Limited Junior Engineer
Acronym UPPCL JE
Conducting authority Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Limited (UPPCL)
Exam Level State Level
Mode of Examination Computer Based Test (CBT)
Posts Offered Junior Engineer - Electrical Junior Engineer - Civil
Number of Vacancies 296 - Junior Engineer (Electrical) 31 - Junior Engineer (Civil)
Official Website www.upenergy.in/uppcl

UPPCL JE 2021 Exam Date

The Junior Engineer - Civil exam and Junior Engineer - Electrical exam are conducted on different dates. The following table lists all the important dates of the UPPCL JE 2021 examination. Candidates must complete the application process before the deadline.

UPPCL JE Exam Date

Following are the important dates of UPPCL JE 2021 - Civil exam. The exam is expected to be conducted in Aug 25, 2021 (tentative).

UPPCL JE Exam Date
UPPCL JE Civil Exam Dates (Tentative)
Application Form Start Date Jun 23, 2021 
Application Form Last Date Jul 16, 2021 
Application Form Last Date - Offline

February 25, 2021 

Fee Payment Last Date

Jul 16, 2021 (Online)

Admit Card Release Date Mar 5, 2021 
UPPCL JE - Civil Exam Date Aug 25, 2021 

UPPCL JE 2021 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates applying for the UPPCL JE 2021 must ensure that they are eligible to appear before registering for the examination. The eligibility criteria for both Electrical and Civil Junior Engineer posts are different. The detailed criteria have been listed below.

Eligibility Criteria for JE - Electrical

Below are the eligibility criteria in terms of age limit, educational qualifications for Junior Engineer - Electrical post.

Age Limit: Candidate’s age should be between 18 years to 40 years as on January 01, 2021. Candidates belonging to the reserved category will have relaxation in the age limit.

Educational Qualifications: Candidates must have passed 3-year Diploma in Electrical Engineering awarded by Pravidhik Shiksha Parishad, Uttar Pradesh or equivalent which is recognised by the UP state government.

Candidates who have passed All India Diploma examination in Electrical Engineering conducted by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) are also eligible for UPPCL JE - Electrical Post. Candidates should note that those who have been awarded Diploma through distance learning are not eligible for the post.

Language: Candidates must have a good knowledge of Hindi (Devnagri Script). If the candidate has not passed High School in Hindi, then he/she needs to compulsorily clear the exam which is conducted by Registrar, Department Examination Government of Uttar Pradesh within 3 years of joining.

Eligibility Criteria for JE - Civil

Below are the eligibility criteria in terms of age limit, educational qualifications for Junior Engineer - Civil post

Educational Qualifications: Candidates must have passed 3-year Diploma in Civil Engineering awarded by Pravidhik Shiksha Parishad, Uttar Pradesh or equivalent which is recognised by the UP state government. Candidates should note that those who have been awarded Diploma through distance learning are not eligible for the post.

The age limit and knowledge of Hindi language criteria remain the same for both the posts.

Age Relaxation

The Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Limited (UPPCL) has provided age relaxation to the following reserved categories.

UPPCL Age Relaxation
Category Age Relaxation
SC, ST, and OBC (NCL) of Uttar Pradesh domicile 5 years
Ex-Servicemen in Armed force for minimum 5 yrs 15 years
Physically handicapped (OA/OL/PB/PD) 15 years
Apprenticeship training under Apprenticeship Act, 1961 24 months

UPPCL JE 2021 Online Application Form

The UPPCL JE 2021 application form for the post of Electrical Engineer and Civil Engineer is expected to start from Jun 23, 2021 (tentative) respectively. Candidates can make the fee payment through online or offline before the due date.

The UPPCL JE 2021 application form should be submitted through online mode only. Submission of application form through any other mode will not be entertained under any circumstances.

Following are the step by step processes to submit the UPPCL JE 2021 application form.

New User Registration

  • Visit the official website
  • On the homepage of the website, click on the Vacancy/Results tab.
  • Candidates need to click on “View” button given against “Apply online for the post of “Junior Engineer (Trainee)”,
  • A new page will be redirected where you need to click on “New user registration for JE Recruitment 2021” link

Credentials/Document upload

  • Candidates should enter all the details such as applicant full name, Father’s Name, Mother’s name, contact number, alternate contact number and email ID for registration.
  • Application Number (user ID) and Password of the candidate will be sent on the registered Mobile Number and Email ID.
  • Candidates should now login with their details and proceed to fill other application details.
  • Personal details (communication address), educational qualification details, reservation category etc should be provided.
  • Upload a passport size colour photograph and scanned copy of the signature.
  • Accept the declaration form and proceed for fee payment.

Fee Payment:

  • Candidates can pay the UPPCL JE 2021 application fee through Debit card/Credit card/SBI Net banking/E-Challan.
  • Once the application fee is successfully paid, the candidate's application form registration will be complete. The UPPCL JE 2021 application sequence number and password will be generated after successful submission of the application form.

UPPCL JE 2021 Application Fee

The category wise application fee for UPPCL JE 2021 is given below. Candidates must pay the application fee before the last date to complete the registration successfully.

UPPCL JE 2021 Application Fee
Category Application Fee
General/ EWS/ OBC/ DFF/ Ex-Servicemen INR 1000
SC/ ST (Domicile of UP) INR 700
Physically Handicapped INR 10
Candidates from other states INR 1000

UPPCL JE 2021 Exam Pattern

Candidates appearing for UPPCL JE examination should familiarize themselves with the overall exam pattern of the question paper to crack the exam. The Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Limited will set the UPPCL JE question paper for both Civil and Electrical Engineer streams.

The UPPCL JE exam pattern details such as marking scheme, total questions, time duration etc are mentioned below.

Types of questions: All the 200 questions will be Multiple Choice Questions(MCQ) which needs to be answered in 3 hours.

Marking Scheme: For every correct answer, candidates will be awarded +1 mark and for each wrong answer, 0.25 mark will be deducted.

 
UPPCL JE 2021 Exam Pattern
Mode of Examination Computer Based Test (Online)
Exam Duration 3 Hours
Number of Questions 200 Questions
Type of questions Multiple Choice Question (MCQ)
Marking Scheme
  • +1 Mark for each correct response
  • 0.25 mark penalty for each incorrect response
Total Marks 200 Marks

The subject wise number of questions in UPPCL JE examination is mentioned below

Subjects Total Questions
Diploma level Engineering 150
General Awareness/General Knowledge 20
Reasoning 20
General Hindi 10

UPPCL JE 2021 Syllabus

Candidates must know the important chapters and topics asked in the UPPCL JE exam. The syllabus for Diploma Level Engineering subject, Reasoning, General Knowledge/Awareness and General Hindi is given below.

UPPCL JE 2021 Syllabus for Electrical Engineering

Candidates will have to attempt 150 questions in this section. The chapters prescribed below comprises Diploma level questions.

  • Basic Electrical Engineering
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering Materials
  • Electronics-I
  • Electrical Machine-I
  • Electrical Instruments and Measurements
  • Power plant Engineering
  • Transmission and Distribution of Electrical Powers
  • Electronics
  • Installation Maintenance & Repair of Electrical Machines
  • Switchgear and Protection
  • Industrial Electronics and Control
  • Electrical design, Drawing & Estimating
  • Utilization of Electrical Energy
  • Electrical Machine-II
  • Control System & Process Application
  • Principles of Digital Electronics
  • Electrical & Electronics Instrumentation

UPPCL JE 2021 Syllabus for Civil Engineering

  • Building Materials
  • The design of Steel Structures
  • Solid Mechanics
  • A Design of Concrete & Masonry Structures
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Construction Practices, Planning & Management
  • Open Channel Flow
  • Hydraulic Machines & Hydro Power
  • Pipe Flow
  • Hydrology
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Surveying
  • Water Resource Engineering
  • Solid Waste Management
  • Transportation Engineering

UPPCL JE 2021 Syllabus for General Knowledge

This section comprises 20 questions and the list of important topics asked are listed below.

  • History
  • Geography and Socio-Economic development of India
  • Current events of National and International importance
  • Modern History (From 1857 onwards) of India
  • Indian culture
  • Indian Polity
  • Indian Economy

UPPCL JE 2021 Syllabus for Reasoning Ability

This section comprises 20 questions and the topics are given below

  • Analogies
  • Similarities and differences
  • Spatial visualization
  • Spatial orientation
  • Problem-solving
  • Analysis, judgment, decision making
  • Visual memory
  • Discrimination
  • Observation
  • Relationship concepts
  • Arithmetic reasoning
  • Verbal and figure classification
  • Arithmetical number series
  • Non-verbal series
  • Coding and decoding

UPPCL JE 2021 Syllabus for General Hindi

This section comprises 10 questions and the topics are given below

  • Spot the Error
  • Fill in the Blanks
  • Synonyms/Homonyms and Antonyms
  • Spellings/Detecting Misspelled words
  • Idioms & Phrases
  • One word substitution
  • Improvement of Sentences
  • Active/Passive Voice of Verbs
  • Conversion into Direct/Indirect narration
  • Shuffling of Sentence parts
  • Cloze Passage
  • Comprehension Passage

UPPCL JE 2021 Exam Centres

Candidates must choose their exam centre at the time of filling the UPPCL JE 2021 application form. The exam will be conducted in 8 cities in Uttar Pradesh. The list of exam centres is given below.

UPPCL JE 2021 Exam Centres
Bareilly Ghaziabad
Gorakhpur Kanpur
Lucknow Meerut
Noida/ Greater Noida Varanasi

UPPCL JE 2021 Result

The UPPCL will release the merit list after the results are declared. The merit list will have names of all the candidates who have scored the highest marks in the computer-based test. A PDF will be made available on the website. The final details will be released once there is an update regarding UPPCL JE Merit list on the official website

Details in the UPPCL JE Scorecard

The following details are mentioned in the scorecard of UPPCL JE exam.

  • Candidate’s name
  • Roll number
  • Category
  • Section-wise scores obtained by candidates
  • Overall score

UPPCL JE 2021 Vacancy

A total of 212 Vacancies (expected) have been released for the year 2021. Out of these 212, the vacancies are divided into Electrical Engineer and Electronics/ Telecommunication Engineer.

  • JE (Electrical): 191 Posts
  • JE (Electronics/ Telecommunication): 21 Posts

Last year 296 and 31 vacancies were available for the post of Electrical and Civil Junior Engineer respectively.

Contact Details

In case of any queries related to the UPPCL JE exam, candidates can contact at the below-given details.

Address: Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Ltd,

Shakti Bhawan 14 Ashok Marg, Lucknow

Phone number: 0522 2287525

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