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SSC JE Study Plan, Exam Strategy 2017: Staff Selection Commission will conduct its online examination for the recruitment of Junior Engineers in various government organizations. SSC will be conducting Junior Engineer recruitment (JE) examination on 22nd January.

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Here, we have built a proper SSC JE Study Plan for each section of the exam. Further, section wise compilation of topics has also been mentioned for you to formulate your strategy.

As we are left with 20 days effectively to prepare for SSC JE Paper I exam, we should carefully structure and review our “SSC JE Study Plan”. Assuming that a student studies for 4 hours a day, we are left with a total of 80 hours to prepare for the test.

Total Number of Days 20
Number of Hours per Day 4
Hours dedicated towards General Engineering (Concerned Subject) Preparation 27
Hours dedicated towards General Intelligence & Reasoning Preparation 26
Hours dedicated towards General Awareness Preparation 27             

Before heading to or section-wise preparation plan, let us have a look at the SSC JE Exam Pattern. Knowing the exam pattern and important topics help majorly in formulating a proper SSC JE study plan.


SSC JE Exam Pattern 2017

The SSC JE Exam Pattern comprises a written examination containing two papers i.e. Paper I and Paper II. Candidates appearing for Paper-I will have to appear for Computer Based Test (CBT). However, the Paper-II will be conducted in Pen and Paper mode (Written Examination).

SSC JE Exam Pattern for Paper I

The Paper I of SSC JE 2017 consists of objective type questions carrying a total of 200 marks. The mode of examination will be a computer-based test. The total time duration of the paper is 2 hours.

Name of the Section Marks
General Intelligence & Reasoning  50
General Awareness  50
Part –A General Engineering (Civil & Structural) Or
Part-B General Engineering (Electrical) Or 
Part-C General Engineering (Mechanical)

There will be negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer in Paper-I. In General Engineering, candidates can choose any one of the options for Civil/Electrical/Mechanical Engineering. Only those candidates who are able to qualify Paper I will be eligible to appear for Paper II.


SSC JE Study Plan: 20 Days

Now let us start by discussing SSC JE study plan for each section of the SSC Junior Engineer Exam 2017. To ensure better chances of cracking SSC JE 2017, we are here providing a detailed SSC JE study plan along with SSC JE Exam Strategy.

SSC JE Study Plan for General Awareness

This section will be the Game Changer for the Examination as SSC Aspirants generally try to make it with the help of other sections and keeping GA section just for sectional. We can conclude easily those students having the proper preparation of General Awareness Section are already a step ahead of other aspirants. List of Important Topics as per Exam will be as follows:

Topic  No. of Expected Questions Allocation of Hours (27 Hours)
General Science 5 30 Minutes (Daily)
Static Affairs 20 10
Current Affairs 10 3
Miscellaneous 15 4

General Awareness is something that cannot be improved in a day. Aspirants have to dedicate some time daily to this portion in order to improve his level of preparation for this section.

SSC JE Study Plan for General Intelligence and Reasoning

The best part of preparing for the reasoning section is that it can be solved by using common sense (Indeed, it is not so common). One’s presence of mind is more than sufficient to solve these problems and one can score very heavily in this section by having a strategy in place resulting in achieving the overall cut-off for the exam. List of Important Topics as per Exam will be as follows:

Topic  No. of Expected Questions  Allocation of Hours (26 Hours)
Sitting Arrangement (Circular/Linear) 10 3
Visual Reasoning 12-15 5
Syllogism 5 3
Data Sufficiency Problems 5 3
Blood Relation 3-5 3
Alphabetical Series 5-7 2
Coding- Decoding 5-7 3
Direction 3-5 2
Ranking/ order 2-3 2

While building concepts and solving questions, there should be no time limit or pressure. Ideally, one should try one’s best to solve 30-40 questions on each topic (attempt section tests).

SSC JE Study Plan for General Engineering (Concerned Subject)

Technical knowledge is the major portion of the SSC JE Examination, 50% of the Questions are based on Technical Knowledge as per the trade (Civil/ Mechanical/ Electrical). Diploma Holders are eligible to appear for the Examination hence the level of difficulty of the Questions asked is Medium and much Basics Dependant. Candidates can strategize their preparation based on the pointers mentioned below:

  • Prioritize the Syllabus as per the Previous Year Based Important Topics as per your Trade.
  • List down few topics that cover the Maximum in Technical Portion and Start preparing for the same.
  • As you have approximately 27 Hours to study for this section, dedicate time accordingly to Each Topic.
  • Understand, Practice and Clear the Concept accordingly by practice and Learning.
  • Candidates should incorporate and practice time management in their daily life. It is the best if you learn time management.
  • Make a study schedule starting with topics you don’t know at all and then mix it up with one familiar topic a week.
  • Work on your speed. Practice more to improve your speed. Every time you solve a question put yourself on a timer and try to beat your score each time you do it.
  • Analyzing the Previous Year Paper and Creating the Concepts will be the biggest tool towards your Success.

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We hope this article helps you in formulating a proper SSC JE Study Plan to crack Paper I exam in the next 20 days. Stay connected for more information regarding SSC Junior Engineer Recruitment 2017. To excel in SSC Examinations, download the Best SSC Exam Preparation App for free.

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  1. sir please tell when paper 2 is conduct..
    After qualify in paper 1.can paper 1 and paper 2 conduct together.or paper 1 is conduct first after that few day later paper 2 is conducted.also say me the procedure of selection step by step..

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