Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Limited (UPPCL) conducts the Junior Engineer Exam, which is known as the UPPCL JE. This is a state-level exam, and it is conducted every year to recruit candidates for the post of Junior Engineer from all over Uttar Pradesh. Candidates who qualify for this exam will be recruited in the engineering department either as a Civil Engineer or an Electrical Engineer. A selected one can be posted at any location in Uttar Pradesh.
There are two stages in the UPPCL JE 2023 Recruitment Procedure. Those are as follows:
The written test in the UPPCL JE 2023 Exam is an MCQ (multiple-choice question) based exam, and it is conducted online only. All the questions in this test will be objective-type questions. The authority releases an official notification every year for this recruitment procedure. This notification will mention a detailed syllabus for Civil Engineering and Electrical engineering aspirants. The exam pattern for the Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Limited (UPPCL) 2023 Exam will also be mentioned in this notification. Candidates who will qualify for this online test will be allowed to take the document verification procedure. After successfully verifying the documents, the eligible candidates will be posted in the respective department mentioned by the authority.
|Organization||Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Limited (UPPCL)|
|Post Name||Junior Engineer|
|Vacancy||To be declared|
|Exam Date||To be declared|
|Exam Mode||Online computer-based test (CBT)|
|Recruitment Process||Online Test, Document Verification|
|Education Qualification||Diploma in Civil or Electrical Engineering|
|Age Limit||18 to 40|
The Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Limited (UPPCL) has not released the official recruitment notification for the Junior Engineer (JE) posts. It is expected to be released soon. Candidates should follow the official website regularly to get timely updates about this exam.UPPCL-JE-Notification-2023
Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Limited is yet to release the exam date for JE Exam on their official website. The candidates can check the official exam dates from the table below:
|UPPCL JE 2023 Notification||To be declared soon|
|Registration Starts||To be declared soon|
|Registration Ends||To be declared soon|
|UPPCL JE 2023 Exam Date||To be declared soon|
|UPPCL JE 2023 Results||To be declared later|
|UPPCL JE 2023 Score Card||To be declared later|
|UPPCL JE 2023 Cut-off||To be declared later|
Aspirants who want to apply for the UPPCL JE 2023 Examination must be eligible per the criteria mentioned by Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Limited (UPPCL). The UPPCL will release a detailed notification mentioning all the required eligibility criteria. Aspirants who do not have the essential qualification their application will be rejected. Candidates need to check all of them and ensure they are eligible for a particular post. The details of the eligibility criteria set by the Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Limited (UPPCL) are given below:
All the aspirants who want to apply for the recruitment procedure of the UPPCL JE 2023 Exam must be between 18 to 40 years of age as of January 01, 2023. Candidates not within this age limit are not eligible to take this exam. The age limit for the Civil Engineering and Electrical Engineering of the UPPCL JE 2023 Exam is the same.
For the Candidates in the reserved categories, age relaxation will be allowed for them as per the official notification for this exam. The detailed age relaxation allowed to the candidates from different reserved categories is mentioned in the table below:
|SC, ST, & OBC (NCL) of Uttar Pradesh Domicile||5 Years|
|Ex-Servicemen in Armed forces for a minimum of 5 years||15 Years|
|Physically Handicapped||15 Years|
|Apprenticeship training under Apprenticeship Act, 1961||24 Months|
For Electrical Engineer (JE) Posts
For Civil Engineer (JE) Posts
Other Essential Requirements for UPPCL JE Exam
Apart from the educational qualifications and age criteria, some of the essential qualifications for the UPPCL JE exam for both the Civil and Electrical branches are as follows:
A candidate must be an Indian Citizen to take part in this exam. Candidates who are not Indian Citizens will not be allowed to participate in this exam.
Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Limited (UPPCL) will release the online application form for the Junior Engineer Exam later this year. The online application form will be available only on the official website of the UPPCL. There are no other provisions to submit this application form.
Candidates have to pay the application fee at the time of submitting the online application form. Without paying the application fees, no application form will be accepted. Application fees for every candidate are not the same. They have to pay it as per the mentioned application fee on the official notification.
The category-wise application fee for the UPPCL JE 2023 recruitment exam is mentioned in the table below.
|General/ EWS/ OBC/ DFF/ Ex-Servicemen||Rs. 1000|
|SC/ ST (Domicile of UP)||Rs. 700|
|Candidates from other states||Rs. 1000|
Candidates can pay the UPPCL JE 2023 application fees online with the help of a Debit Card, a Credit Card, SBI Net Banking, E-Challan, etc.
Candidates need to fill out the UPPCL JE 2023 application form properly. A small mistake while filling up the application form will lead to rejection. Here are the step-by-step details regarding the filling up of the application form for this recruitment process mentioned below.
Before candidates start filling up applications online mode, they should have the following details/documents with them:
Admit card is an essential document for any exam. No one will be allowed to enter the examination hall and take the exam without the admit card. Candidates must verify all the details while submitting the online application form. Any mistake in the application form will lead to errors in the admit card. Any error in the admit card will not be changed and it may cause trouble.
The UPPCL will release the admit card around one week before the JE Exam of 2023 on the official website. Candidates can download their admit cards from the official website of UPPCL. All the JE exam details will be on their admit card. The date for UPPCL JE 2023 recruitment exam will be announced later. It will be a computer-based test (CBT) and will be conducted online.
The UPPCL JE 2023 admit card will be available around a week or two before the online CBT test. Candidates will be able to download their admit cards by following the steps mentioned below.
All the candidates must carry some important documents with them in the examination hall. Here are all the essential documents mentioned below.
All the candidates need to cross-check their information while submitting their online application form. This is a must as this information will be mentioned on the admit card. Therefore, to avoid any errors, check the details on the UPPCL JE 2023 Admit Card. Those are mentioned as follows:
Candidates are required to choose multiple exam centres of their convenience at the time of filling out the UPPCL JE application form. The exam centre allotted for a particular candidate will not be changed under any circumstances. The UPPCL JE exam will be conducted in 8 cities in Uttar Pradesh. Those exam centres are mentioned in the table below.
|Bareilly||Noida/ Greater Noida|
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 electrical engineer and civil engineer as well.
All the aspirants planning to take this UPPCL JE 2023 Exam must be well-versed in the exam pattern. It will help them to score better marks in the online CBT exam; the chances of cracking this recruitment exam will also be increased. All the details regarding the exam pattern for this recruitment exam are mentioned in the table below:
|Mode of Examination||One mark will be awarded for each correct answer. 0.25 mark will be deducted for each incorrect answer.|
|Exam Duration||Computer-Based Test (Online)|
|Number of Questions||200 Questions|
|Total Marks||200 Marks|
|Type of questions||Multiple Choice Question (MCQ)|
|Marking Scheme||1 mark will be awarded for each correct answer. 0.25 mark will be deducted for each incorrect answer.|
A large number of questions will come from the engineering part and the rest of the questions will come from the other three sections mentioned in the official notification. Here are the section-wise number division mentioned in the table below.
|Section 1||Civil or Electrical Engineering (Diploma level)||150||150|
|Section 2||General Knowledge & Awareness||20||20|
|Section 3||General Reasoning||20||20|
|Section 4||General Hindi||10||10|
All the details regarding the number of question, and 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 score well.
Candidates can check the subject-wise number of questions from the table below:
Subject-Wise Number Of Questions
|Diploma level Engineering||150|
All the aspirants who are eyeing the UPPCL JE 2023 Exam must be aware of the entire syllabus of this exam. They must be prepared strictly according to the syllabus. Official notification will be published on the official website of the UPPCL. In this official notification, the entire syllabus will be mentioned. The question paper for the UPPCL JE 2023 Exam will consist of questions from three different sections. Candidates applying for the Electrical posts have the Electrical Engineering syllabus for them. Whereas, candidates applying for the Civil posts have the Civil Engineering syllabus for them. Other questions will be from Reasoning, General Knowledge/ Awareness, General Hindi, etc.
Therefore, the candidate must check the entire UPPCL JE 2023 Exam syllabus and prepare accordingly. The candidates can check the detailed syllabus about this exam mentioned below.
Candidates who are going to take the UPPCL Junior Engineer 2023 Exam for the Electrical posts, must prepare the entire Electrical Engineering syllabus carefully. Because most of the questions in the online CBT exam will be from the Electrical Engineering section. The detailed syllabus for Electrical Engineering is mentioned in the table below.
|Basic Electrical Engineering||Electrical and Electronic Engineering Materials||Electrical Instruments and Measurements|
|Electrical Machine-I and II||Power plant Engineering||Installation Maintenance & Repair of Electrical Machines|
|Electronics-I||Industrial Electronics and Control||Basic Electronics|
|Transmission and Distribution of Electrical Powers||Switchgear and Protection||Control System & Process Application|
|Electrical design, Drawing & Estimating||Utilization of Electrical Energy||Principles of Digital Electronics|
The aspirant who are eyeing to be recruited in the post of Civil Engineer, will take Civil Engineering paper for the UPPCL Junior Engineer 2023 Exam. These candidates must prepare the entire Civil Engineering syllabus carefully.In this particular paper, most of the questions in the online CBT exam will be from the Civil Engineering section. The detailed syllabus for Civil Engineering is mentioned in the table below.
|Building Materials||The method of Steel Structures||Hydraulic Machines & Hydro Power|
|A Design of Concrete & Masonry Structures||Solid Mechanics||Pipe Flow|
|Water Resource Engineering||Solid Waste Management||Transportation Engineering|
|Construction Practices, Planning & Management||Open Channel Flow||Fluid Mechanics|
General awareness is another part of this online CBT exam. In this section, the candidate’s general knowledge of the present and recent past are analyzed. Candidates need to be familiar with the information on topics such as Economics, History, and Indian Politics to get a chance to be promoted to the next stage. All the topics in this section are mentioned in the table below.
|Geography of India||History of India||International News and Organizations|
|Indian Polity and Economy||National News||Awards & Honors|
|Everyday Science||General Science||Science & Technology|
|Environmental Science||Physics||Economic Affairs|
|Chemistry||Biology||Defense & Security|
|Books & Authors||Games & Events|
General Reasoning is the third section in the online CBT test for the UPPCL JE 2023 recruitment exam. In this section, a candidate’s logical and thinking abilities are checked. Here are the details regarding the topics included in the Reasoning part of the UPPCL JE 2023 syllabus.
|Analogy||Coding and decoding||Verbal and figure classification|
|Non-verbal series||Arithmetic reasoning||Arithmetical number series|
|Similarities and differences||Spatial visualization and Orientation||Relationship concepts Analysis, judgment|
Candidates have to prove their efficiency in the Hindi language in the UPPCL JE 2023 exam too. The fourth and final section in this online CBT exam is General Hindi. All the topics included in this syllabus are mentioned in the table below.
|Spot the Error||Fill in the Blanks||One-word substitution|
|Synonyms, Homonyms, and Antonyms||Spellings/Detecting||Sentences Improvement|
|Misspelled words||Idioms & Phrases||Active/ Passive Voice|
|Shuffling of Sentence parts||Cloze and Comprehension Passage||Conversion into Direct/Indirect narration|
Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Limited (UPPCL) is yet to announce recruitment to the Electrical Engineer and Civil Engineer posts. The UPPCL will declare the result after the commencement of the exam in the form of a merit list. The list will contain the roll no. of all the qualifying candidates. All the candidates must appear for document verification after qualifying for the online CBT test.
The result for the UPPCL JE 2023 Exam will be available on the official website once it is declared by the authority. Candidates can follow the steps mentioned below to download their results:
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. However, it will be released on UPPCL’s official website once the exam is conducted. All candidates who score above or equal to the marks on the merit list will be considered for document verification.
The expected cut-off for the UPPCL JE 2023 Exam is mentioned in the table below. All the candidates can check the expected cut-off for this year mentioned in the table below.
|Category||Expected cut-off for Civil Posts||Expected cut-off for Electrical Posts|
|General||130 – 135||150 – 155|
|EWS||125 – 130||145 – 149|
|OBC (NCL)||120 – 125||142 – 145|
|SC||110 – 120||135 – 140|
|ST||104 – 110||120 – 125|
|EXSM||95 – 100||110 – 120|
The salary structure of the Junior Engineer posts through the UPPCL JE 2023 Exam will depend on the position and the location where the selected candidates will be posted. The entry-level salary of a Junior Engineer in the UPPCL is Rs. 44900 per month. Although the monthly salary of the Junior Engineer has several parts, such as Basic Pay, Dearness Allowance (DA), House Rent Allowance (HRA), etc.
However, candidates can get an idea about the monthly salary structure from the table mentioned below.
|Pay scale||Level 7|
|Basic Pay||Rs. 44900|
|Gross salary||Rs. 56000|
|Deductions (tax on basic pay)||Rs. 6000 (approx.)|
|In-hand salary of Junior Engineer (approx.)||Rs. 50000|
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To apply for the UPPCL JE 2023 Exam, a candidate must be 18 or older as of 01 January 2023. However, the age of the candidates must not exceed 40. Therefore, candidates between the ages of 18 and 40 are eligible to apply for this exam.
The total mark for the UPPCL JE 2023 online CBT exam is 200. The engineering question paper (Electrical or Civil) will have 150 diploma engineering-level questions with 150 marks. The General Awareness or General Knowledge section will have 20 questions carrying 20 marks. The General Reasoning part will have 20 questions consisting of 20 marks. Last, the Hindi proficiency part will carry a total of 10 questions carrying a total of 10 marks.
The application date for the UPPCL JE 2023 recruitment procedure has not been released by the UPPCL yet. It is expected to be released in the second half of 2023 with an official notification.
The examination fees for the UPPCL JE 2023 exam are not the same for all candidates. The category-wise application fees will be mentioned in the official notification. The application fees for the General/ OBC/ EWS candidates are Rs. 1,000. The application fees for the SC/ST and UP Domicile candidates are Rs. 700. Candidates who are from other states need to pay Rs. 1000 as application fees.
The UPPCL determines the cut-off marks mainly using these three factors mentioned below.
1.) The number of candidates appearing for the exam.
2.) Total number of vacancies.
3.) The difficulty level of the exam.
Yes, candidates who are outside of the UP state are eligible to take the UPPCL JE 2023 Exam. However, all the candidates have to go through the ‘Hindi Proficiency Test’ in the online CBT exam.