Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Limited is a State Government body established on 14 January 2000. Its primary function is the distribution and transmission of electricity in Uttar Pradesh. UPPCL conducts the UPPCL JE recruitment exam once a year at the state level. The purpose behind this exam is to recruit candidates for the post of Civil and Electrical engineering. The selected candidates will be able to get jobs in the engineering department. The job location can be any place in Uttar Pradesh. Candidates will get all the details regarding the posting after selection.
|Exam name||UPPCL JE Recruitment Exam|
|Exam type||State-level exam|
|Test center||Varanasi, Lucknow, Agra, and Meerut|
|The exam conducting body||Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Limited|
|Purpose||Recruitment of Civil Engineers and Electrical Engineer|
|Location||Uttar Pradesh, India|
|Chairman||Sri M. Devaraj (IAS)|
|Director||Sri Pankaj Kumar (IAS)|
UPPCL JE Recruitment Selection Process consists of two stages:
The UPPCL JE exam is a multiple-choice question-based exam. The exam will be conducted online. Candidates who successfully pass the exam will qualify for the document verification round. As per the rules of UPPCL, a maximum number of candidates to be shortlisted for document verification will be equal to two times the number of category-wise vacancies based on CBT exam merit. If the verification is confirmed, the candidate will be assigned a relevant post in the engineering department. Therefore, individuals who want to work in the government sector and have relevant skills can take this exam.
Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Ltd. has published a notification for the JE exam 2021. UPPCL has started the online application process from 3 February to 23 February 2021. All eligible and interested candidates can apply for the JE exam 2021 by registering on the website of UPPCL.
The JE exam 2021 is going to be held in the fourth week of March 2021. However, no fixed date has been announced by UPPCL yet. The admit card for the same will be available a week before the exam on their official website.
The purpose behind the JE exam is to recruit candidates for Civil and Electrical Engineers. All the candidates must fill their application form online within this deadline. UPPCL doesn’t open the application window again once it is closed.
Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Limited has released the exam date for JE Exam 2021 on their official website. The candidates can check the official exam dates from the table below:
Candidates can check all the essential dates for the UPPCL JE recruitment exam from the table:
|Application form start||03 Feb 2021|
|Last date to fill out the application form||23 Feb 2021|
|Last date of submitting the fee through Net Banking/Credit Card/ Debit Card etc.||23 Feb 2021|
|Last date of submitting the payment through SBI Challan (The last date to download Challan is 23.02.2021)||25 Feb 2021|
|Admit card release date||Third week of March 2021|
|Computer-based exam||25 March 2021|
|Result for Junior Engineer (Trainee) Electronics/Tele Communication post||21 August 2021|
|Result declaration for civil engineer post||Available soon|
|Cut-off release date||Available soon|
|Document verification||Available soon|
Candidates must pay the application fee on time. The application process will be successful only after the payment of the application fee.
Candidates can check the category-wise application fee for UPPCL JE recruitment 2021from the table below.
|General/ EWS/ OBC/ DFF/ Ex-Servicemen||Rs. 1000|
|SC/ ST (Domicile of UP)||Rs. 700|
|Physically Handicapped||Rs. 10|
|Candidates from other states||Rs. 1000|
Payment mode: Candidates can pay the UPPCL JE 2021 application fee online through the following medium
Candidates must pay the application fee within the deadline set by UPPCL. The deadline for fee payment is 23 Feb 2021. However, candidates are paying via SBI E-challan; they can submit the fee by 25 Feb 2021.
Candidates must check eligibility criteria before they apply. UPPCL will not consider any ineligible candidate for the post of Junior engineer. Therefore, candidates must make sure that they fulfill the eligibility criteria. Only after that should they fill out the application form.
The UPPCL issues eligibility criteria to employ only the eligible candidates.
The candidate’s age should be between 18 and 40 years as of 01 January 2021. However, those candidates who belong to the reserved category will have relaxation in the age limit.
For Electrical Engineers –
For Civil Engineers-
Candidates must have a good understanding of Hindi (Devnagri Script). Suppose the candidate has not passed High School in Hindi. In that case, they need to compulsorily clear the exam, conducted by the Registrar, Department Examination Government of Uttar Pradesh, within three years of joining.
Every year UPPCL releases several vacancies to recruit candidates for the Electrical and Civil engineers post. For the year 2021 recruitment process, UPPCL has released about 212 Vacancies (estimated). Furthermore, these vacancies have a different distribution of seats depending on the candidate’s category.
UPPCL has released the following number of vacancies for the post of Junior engineer:
Category wise distribution of seats for the post of Junior Engineer (trainee) Civil
|Category||Number of vacancies|
In the previous year, UPPCL announced around 296 vacancies for electrical Junior engineers posts. However, the vacancies for the position of Civil Junior Engineer were only 31.
The salary structure of JE candidates depends on the position and the posting location of the candidate. However, when UPPCL appoints a new Junior Engineer in Corporation, it gives them a basic salary of Rs. 44900 per month. Apart from this, UPPCL also gives various allowances such as Dearness allowance HRA, etc., from time to time.
Candidates can get an idea about the pay structure from the table:
|Pay scale||Rs. 44900|
|Gross salary based on this pay scale||Rs. 56000|
|Deductions||Around Rs. 6000|
|Cash in hand salary of Junior Engineer||Rs. 50000|
Candidates must know the UPPCL JE Exam syllabus thoroughly before starting their preparation. Doing so will help them manage their time well and prepare better. The question paper for the JE exam consists of questions from different sections. The majority of the questions are related to Engineering subjects. Apart from this, questions from Reasoning, General Knowledge/Awareness, and General Hindi are also there in the exam.
Thus, the candidate must check the topics and prepare accordingly. The candidates can check the detailed information about different, Therefore, candidates from the following sections:
The majority of the questions will be from the engineering section. Thus, the candidate must prepare engineering-related topics well to get a good score overall. In addition, the UPPCL JE Recruitment exam contains a total of 150 questions from this section. Thus, candidates must cover the following topics to get a good score:
The majority of the questions will be from the engineering section. Thus, the candidate must prepare engineering-related topics well to get a good score overall. Candidates who are appearing for the post of civil engineer must cover this section. The UPPCL JE Recruitment exam contains a total of 150 questions from this section. Therefore, candidates must cover the following topics to get a good score:
General awareness is included in the exam topics to assess the candidate’s knowledge about its surrounding world. It help’s to analyze the candidate’s awareness in general. Candidates must be well-versed in India’s history, economics, and politics to get a good score in this section. You can read the news, read current affairs books, etc., to keep yourself updated. The more updated you are, the better you will be able to score In this section.
This section comprises 20 questions and contains 20 marks. Therefore, the candidate must cover the following topics to get an excellent score in the exam:
General reasoning tests your logical and thinking ability. Moreover, your creativity and ability to think quickly are also tested in this section. To get a good score in this section, the candidate must be more attentive to logic and reasoning than theory. UPPCL focus on hiring people who are mentally attentive and can draw quick solution for the difficult problems.
This section comprises 20 questions as well, and each question contains one mark. Thus, candidates can check the list of topics given below:
The questions from this section aim to assess your proficiency in Hindi. Additionally, these questions will also test your knowledge about different aspects of Hindi.
This section contains the least number of questions and marks as well. The total question asked from this topic will be ten containing one mark each. Thus, Candidates can cover the following topics to score well:
Candidates must familiarize themselves with the exam pattern of JE conducted by UPPCL every year. Candidates can prepare better if they know the exam pattern well. As a result, they will be able to crack the exam on their first attempt. UPPCL decides the exam pattern for the post of an electrical engineer and civil engineer as well.
All the details regarding the number of question, marking scheme is given below:
|Mode of Examination||Computer Based Test (Online)|
|Exam Duration||3 Hours|
|Number of Questions||200 Questions|
|Total Marks||200 Marks|
|Type of questions||Multiple Choice Question (MCQ)|
|Marking Scheme||● +1 Mark for each correct answer ● 0.25 mark deduction for each incorrect answer|
The majority of the questions will be from the engineering section. Thus, the candidate must prepare engineering-related topics well to get a good score overall.
Candidates can check the subject-wise number of questions from the table below:
Subject-Wise Number Of Questions
|Diploma level Engineering||150|
The UPPCL will release the admit card one week before the JE exam on its official website. The JE recruitment exam is going to be held on 25 March 2021. It will be a computer-based exam. The test center for the JE 2021 CBT is Varanasi, Lucknow, Agra, and Meerut.
Candidates can download their admit cards from the official website of UPPCL. All the details of the JE exam will be present on their admit card.
Admit card is an essential document. Without it, the candidate will not be able to sit for the exam. Furthermore, no correction will be allowed once the admit card is issued. Therefore, candidates must check all the details in the application form. Doing so will help them in avoiding any mistakes on their admit card.
|Admit card issuing authority||UPPCL|
|Exam name||Junior Engineer Recruitment exam|
|Admit Card Releasing Date||Third week of March 2021|
|Admit Card Status||Third week of March 2021|
|UPPCL JE Exam 2021||25 March 2021|
Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Limited (UPPCL) has announced the Electrical, Electronics/ Tele Communication position result. The UPPCL has declared the result on 21 August 2021 in the form of a merit list. The list contains the roll no. of all the qualifying candidates.
After the result declaration, qualifying candidates must appear for the document verification. Candidates must have all the original documents with them. After successful verification, qualifying candidates will get the job of junior engineer in Uttar Pradesh.
The candidates can follow the below-mentioned steps to check UPPCL JE result 2021:
The UPPCL prepares a list of cut-off marks after the written examination. This list is used to select candidates for the final round of recruitment, i.e., Document verification. The candidates appearing for the post of a civil engineer can check the cut-off from this table. In addition, the category-wise UPPCL JE 2019 cut-off is given in the table. The authority has not released the cut-off list for JE Exam 2021. However, it will be released soon on UPPCL’s official website. All candidates who score above or equal to the marks on the merit list will be considered for the document verification.
Candidates can check the cut-off marks for the UPPCL JE exam by following the given steps:
This section will cover all the information regarding the application form. Therefore, candidates must read all the information carefully to fill out the form without any problem.
STEP 1: Registration
STEP 2: Filling out the Application form
Before candidates start filling up applications through online mode, they should have the following details/documents with them:
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A: The test centers for the JE 2021 CBT are Varanasi, Lucknow, Agra, and Meerut
A: The duration of the JE CBT is 3 hours.
A: As per authority guidelines, you must have your admit card and ID proof during the exam.
A: UPPCL releases the cut-off/merit list within a month of the examination.
A: The category wise application fee is given below:
A: An estimated vacancy released by UPPCL is 219 for 2021.
A: To apply for JE Exam 2021, candidates must be 18 years old as of 01 January 2021.
A: The qualifying mark for the JE exam is 30%. Thus, candidates must secure qualifying marks.
A: If there is any discrepancy on your admit card, you need to contact the concerned authority immediately.