WBPSC Assistant Engineer Syllabus 2023 (PDF) AE Exam Pattern

WBPSC AE Assistant Engineer Syllabus 2023 PDF

 Organization Name West Bengal Public Service Commission (WBPSC) Post Name Assistant Engineer Category Syllabus Selection Process Written Test, Interview Job Location West Bengal Official Site pscwbonline.gov.in

Check WBPSC Assistant Engineer AE Exam Pattern

 Exam Type Subject Names Total Marks Number Of Questions Exam Duration Objective Type test Concerned Discipline (  Mechanical, Electrical,) 200 100 2 Hours

Here we have provided the WBPSC Assistant Engineer Syllabus. The WBPSC Exam will be conducted to recruit the AE Posts. To help the Aspirants we have uploaded the WBPSC Assistant Engineer Syllabus on this page for Download. Here we have provided the Subject Wise WBPSC AE Syllabus PDF.

Theory and Design of Structures

1. Theory of structure and strength of materials:

(i) Solid Mechanics- properties of the material, Mohr’s circle of stress-strain, plain stress and stress, combined stress, Elastic theories of failure, simple bending, shear, torsion of circular and rectangular sections etc.

(ii) Structural Analysis- Analysis of determinate structures, Different methods of analysis of indeterminate structures- moment distribution, slope deflection, column analogy, strain energy method etc.

(iii) Steel Design- (Design of Steel Structures):- Principle of working stress, method, Design of all types of connection, Simple members, Built-up sections and frames, Design of Industrial Structures and Multi-Storey Frames, Design of steel bridges etc.

(iv) Design of Reinforced Concrete and Masonry Structures:- Limit State Method Of Design, Codal Provisions of Design, Working stress of design, Concrete mix design and Quality Control, Principles of prestressed concrete design, materials, methods of prestressing etc.

1. Fluid Mechanics And Hydraulics

Fluid Properties and definitions, Flow Kinematics, continuity momentum and energy equations applicable to fluid flow, Bernoulli’s theorem, flow through conduits, flow through open channels, Hydraulic Jump etc.

1. Soil Mechanics And Engineering

(i) Properties of soils, classifications and interrelationships, definitions of terms used soil testing in laboratory and in-situ; compaction behaviour, methods of compaction and their choice; permeability and seepage; flow nets; flow under hydraulic structure etc.

(ii) Types of foundation, selection criteria, bearing capacity, settlement, laboratory and field tests, codal provisions in all types of foundation including testing of piles etc. Types of piles and their design and layout; Foundations on expansive soils etc.

1. Surveying

Classification of surveys, scales, accuracy; Measurement of distances- by direct and indirect methods, optical and electronic devices, Measurement of directions, Prismatic compass, local attractions; etc.

1. Construction Materials, Practices, Planning And Management:

(i) Building materials specifications, tests, uses and codal provisions

(ii) Concrete Technology- Cement its properties, classification and specifications- Provisions in I.S. code. Properties of coarse and fine aggregates -Provisions in I.S. code, concrete mix design etc.

(iii) Earth Moving Machineries and Pile driving equipment

(iv) Construction, Planning and Management- Bar chart, linked bar chart, work breakdown structures, activity on arrow diagrams etc.

(v) Quantity Surveying; Methods of Valuation, pricing and measurement of works etc.

1. Highway Engineering Including Traffic Engineering:

Planning of highway systems, its classifications, objects and principles, Geometric Design of Highway Alignment, Gradients, Super elevation, camber, sight distances etc. Horizontal ANd Vertical Curves etc.

1. Water Resources Engineering:

(i) Hydrology- Hydrologic cycle, Measurements, Computations and Statistics; Runoff and streamflow, Measuring techniques and computations; Hydrographs, Computations and interpretation; groundwater, estimations, measurements, characteristics.

(ii) Irrigation Engineering- Types of irrigation systems and their detailed description, soil – water- crop relationship; Types of soils; water requirement of crops; Delta and duty etc.

(iii) Hydraulic Structures- Storage Reservoirs; Different types of dams and their design principles; Weirs, barrages and their design principles; spillways etc.

1. Environmental Engineering:

(i) Water Supply Engineering- Water uses, quantity requirements, portable water quality, sources of water, ground water hydraulics, Development of surface source; Reservoir Volume, Transmission of water etc.

(ii) WasteWater Engineering- Sanitary Wastewater and Stormwater runoff: Quantity Estimation, Sewage systems and their design principles; Sewer construction materials; structural design of sewers; Sewer appurtenances etc.

(iii) Environmental Pollution and control- Atmospheric pollution: Types of pollutants, Natural and man-made sources, Effects of air pollution, unit systems; Rudiments of COntrol Methods; ELements of Noise Pollution; Community solid wastes; Sources, quality, characteristics, Methods of disposal, Reuse and recycling etc.

General Awareness Syllabus Indian History

• Indian Culture And Heritage
• Current Events- National & International
• Indian Polity
• Indian Constitution
• Science and Technology
• Indian Geography
• Indian Economy
• IT and Space etc.

General Aptitude

• Simplifications
• Pipe and Cisterns
• Time and Work
• Dimensions
• Problems on Ages
• Averages
• Percentages
• Profit & Loss
• Time and distance
• Ratio and Proportion
• Simple Interest and Compound Interest
• Analogies
• Arithmetic Reasoning
• Visualization Space
• Areas and volumes
• Data Interpretation
• Decision Making
• Problem Solving

WBPSC Assistant Engineer Syllabus – Frequently Asked Questions(FAQ)

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