About APPSC AEE 2019
AP Public Service Commission conducts APPSC AEE through which candidates are hired for the posts of AEE (Civil) in A.P. PH & ME Department, AEE (Civil/ Mech) in A.P. Tribal Welfare Engineering Department, AEE (Civil) in A.P. Water Resources Department, AEE (Mechanical) in A.P. Water Resources Department, AEE (Civil/ Mech) in A.P Panchayat Raj Engineering Service, AEE (Mechanical/ Agriculture) in A.P Ground Water Department to name a few.
AP Public Service Commission released the notification for APPSC AEE 2019 (Assistant Executive Engineer) on November 29, 2018. The process of application was completely online. As the number of applicants is more than 25,000, APPSC had conducted a screening test (prelims) to shortlist candidates for the main exam. The main exam consists of three papers which will be conducted in two days.
APPSC AEE 2019 Highlights
|Full Exam Name||Andhra Pradesh PSC Assistant Executive Engineer Exam|
|Short Exam Name||APPSC AEE|
|Conducting Body||Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission|
|Frequency of Conduct||Vacancy Based|
|Mode of Application||Online|
|Application Fee (General)||250 Rs [Online]|
|Mode of Exam||Online|
|Mode of Counselling||Offline|
|APPSC AEE Paper 1 - Duration||2 Hours 30 Minutes+2 More|
|Number of Seats||309 Seats|
APPSC AEE 2019 Important Dates
Past Dates and Events
02 Dec, 2019
Result - Computer based test | Mode: Online
05 Jun, 2019
Answer Key - Provisional (paper 2 and 3) | Mode: Online
09 May, 2019 - 15 May, 2019
Admit Card - Computer based test | Mode: Online
14 May, 2019 - 15 May, 2019
Exam - Computer based test | Mode: Online
20 Apr, 2019
Answer Key - Screening test (final) | Mode: Online
20 Apr, 2019
Cutoff (Screening test) - Start Date | Mode: Online
20 Apr, 2019
Result - Screening test | Mode: Online
12 Mar, 2019
Answer Key - Screening test (revised) | Mode: Online
25 Feb, 2019 - 05 Mar, 2019
Answer Key - Objection (screening test) | Mode: Offline
25 Feb, 2019
Answer Key - Screening test (provisional) | Mode: Online
08 Feb, 2019 - 17 Feb, 2019
Admit Card - Screening test | Mode: Online
17 Feb, 2019
Exam - Screening test | Mode: Offline
03 Dec, 2018 - 24 Dec, 2018
Application | Mode: Online
29 Nov, 2018
Advertisement | Mode: Online
APPSC AEE 2019 Eligibility Criteria
Educational Eligibility – According to the APPSC AEE eligibility criteria, any applicant must possess the qualifications as detailed below, subject to various specifications in the relevant service rules. Educational qualifications for some posts are mentioned below:
|AEE (Civil) in A.P PH & ME Department||Must possess a Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering of university in India established or incorporated by or under a Central Act, State Act or an Institution Recognized by the University Grants Commission /AICTE or pass in sections A and B of AMIE (India) examination in Civil Engineering.|
|AEE (Civil/Mech) in A.P Tribal Welfare Engineering Department||Must be a Graduate in Engineering (Civil/Mechanical) from any University in India established or incorporated by or under a Central Act, or a State Act or an Institution recognized by the University Grants Commission or equivalent qualification.|
AEE (Civil) in A.P. Water Resources Department
Must possess a Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering of a University in India established or incorporated by or under a Central Act, Provincial Act or State Act or Institution Recognized by the University Grants Commission/All India Council for Technical Education or equivalent qualification.
AEE (Mech) in A.P. Water Resources Department
Must possess a Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering of university in India established or incorporated by or under a Central Act, Provincial Act or a State Act or an institution recognized by the University Grants Commission/All India Council for Technical Education or equivalent qualification.
AEE (Civil/Mech) in A.P Panchayat Raj Engineering Service
Must possess a Bachelor's degree in Civil or Mechanical Engineering of a University in India established or incorporated by or under Central Act, or a Provincial Act or a State Act or an Institution Recognized by the University Grants Commission or pass in sections A and B of AMIE examination conducted by Institute of Engineers in Civil or Mechanical or AMIE and B.Sc. (Engg.) of Ranchi University or equivalent qualification.
AEE (Mech/Agrl.) in A.P Ground Water Department
Must possess a B.E. degree (Mechanical) or B.Tech. (Agricultural Engineering) of university or an institution recognized by the University Grants Commission or equivalent qualification.
Age - Only applicants above 18 years of age and below 40 years as on September 1 of the year are eligible to apply for APPSC AEE. The upper age limit prescribed above will be relaxable in following cases:
Relaxation of age permissible
Retrenched temporary employees in the State Census Department with a minimum service of 6 months
A.P. State Government Employees (Employees of APSEB, APSRTC, Corporations, Municipalities etc. are not eligible)
5 Years based on the length of regular service
3 years & length of service rendered in the armed forces
N.C.C.(who have worked as Instructor in N.C.C.)
3 Years & length of service rendered in the N.C.C
SC/ST and BCs
Physically Handicapped Persons
APPSC AEE 2019 Application Process
Mode of Application : Online
Mode of Payment : Net Banking | Credit Card | Debit Card | NEFT | Other
The application process of APPSC AEE includes the steps provided below:
STEP 1: Applicant had to fill the OTPR application to obtain ID Number. Candidates had to fill in their particulars very carefully as no changes after submission of the form will be entertained.
STEP 2: The applicant had to fill and submit the application form and click on the link with notification number and name, OTPR ID number and date of birth to proceed further. He/she had to verify the details as obtained from OTPR database displayed on the screen. If any details were to be changed, applicants had to go back to the website and use the Modify OTPR link. In addition to the details obtained from OTPR database, notification specific details such as examination city opted, eligibility and accepting declarations etc. are to be filled by the applicant. An application fee ID is generated and sent through the SMS/email after successful submission of application form, which is to be used for payment of fee.
STEP 3: Once the application fee ID is generated, select the payment of fee option for paying through either net banking/ credit card/ debit card or AP online centre.
STEP 4: After payment of fee, the PDF of application form was generated containing the particulars furnished by the applicant. The application ID number mentioned in the application form should be kept safely for future reference/correspondence.
|OBC, SC, General, ST||Online||Transgender, Female, Male||₹ 250|
Events of national and international importance
Civil and mechanical engineering
Strength of material
Fluid mechanic and machinery
Fluid mechanics and open channel hydraulics
Fundamentals of soil science
Strength of materials
Fundamentals of agronomy
Thermodynamics and heat engines
Electrical engineering and farm electrification
Refrigeration and air conditioning
Mechanical measurements and instrumentation
Theory of structures
Heat and mass transfer
Agricultural process engineering
Process engineering for agricultural produce
Process engineering for horticultural produce
Vegetable oil technology
Dairy and food engineering
Agro industries and by-product utilisation
Biomass energy conversion
Solar and wind energy
Design and costing of farm structures
Rural water supply, sanitation and environmental engineering
Wells and pumps with special reference to lift irrigation
Soil and water engineering
Sprinkler and drip irrigation
Land development machinery
Farm power and tractor systems
Farm machinery and agricultural machine design
Design and costing of soil conservation and irrigation structures
Design of steel structures
Design of concrete and masonry structures
Construction planning and management
Hydrology and water resource engineering
Soil mechanics and foundation engineering
Surveying and transport engineering
Refrigeration and air conditioning
Theory of machines
Machine drawing and solid modelling
Computer integrated manufacturing
Modelling and simulation
APPSC AEE 2019 Preparation Tips
Applicants preparing for APPSC AEE must know the complete syllabus. They must allocate time for each paper separately so that no unit/topic is left behind. Meticulous planning and sticking to the plan is very much required for the exam preparation of APPSC AEE. Take short breaks. Make notes of all the important points you come across. These will come handy while revising. Also, in case one comes across any difficult point, they should get it sorted as soon as possible. Last but not the least, eat healthy, exercise and take proper rest. These points is followed correctly will definitely help one crack the APPSC AEE exam.
APPSC AEE 2019 Exam Pattern
APPSC AEE Paper 1 Exam Pattern
APPSC AEE Paper 1 will include topics related to General Studies and Mental Ability. There will be a total of 150 questions of 1 mark each and the time allotted for this paper will be 150 minutes.
APPSC AEE Paper 2 Exam Pattern
APPSC AEE Paper II will include topics related to concerned subject - Civil & Mechanical (Common) or Electrical Engineering. There will be a total of 150 questions of 1 mark each and the time allotted for this paper will be 150 minutes.
APPSC AEE Paper 3 Exam Pattern
APPSC AEE Paper 3 will include topics from Civil, Mechanical or Electrical Engineering. Candidates will be given 150 questions of 1 mark each. The time allotted to solve this paper too is 150 minutes.
APPSC AEE 2019 Mock Test
APPSC releases mock test to help candidates get familiar with the exam pattern, marking scheme of the original exam. It also helps them answer the questions given in the stipulated time thereby creating the real-exam situation. The applicant is facilitated with APPSC AEE mock test to acquaint with the computer base recruitment test.
The hall ticket of APPSC AEE can be downloaded by entering user ID and mobile number. The hall ticket of APPSC AEE mains has been released in online mode only and no communication in any other form was made in offline mode. It is important to note that candidates were not allowed to sit for the exam without the hall ticket and thus, this document is of utmost important. The admit card must also be retained for further reference.
Documents Required at Exam
- Hall ticket
- Aadhaar card
- Voter ID card
- Employee ID card
- Driving license
After completion of each exam stage, the answer keys are hosted on the Commission's website and candidates can file objections, if any, within the specified period, with supportive documents towards his/her claim. To raise objections, candidates have to send hard copies in the format prescribed by APPSC. Candidates should also send a copy of the admit card along with the representation. The answer keys shall be finalized by the experts' group duly considering all the objections and selections shall be processed. Candidates must remember that no objections will be entertained after seven days from the date of publication of answer key.
APPSC will release the result of APPSC AEE (screening test) in the online mode. Based on the result for screening test, candidates are shortlisted for the online exam. Candidates can check their APPSC AEE result in online mode by visiting the official website.
Qualifying Marks Trend
APPSC AEE 2019 Counselling
Mode of Counselling: Offline
Candidate as and when called for by the Commission to certificate verification, shall produce original documents. If candidate fails to produce the certificates if any and/or the particulars furnished in the application form do not tally with the original documents produced by the candidate, the candidature will be rejected/disqualified without any further correspondence. As candidature for the recruitment is processed through Computer/Electronic devices based on the particulars furnished in the application form, the candidate is advised to fill in all the relevant particulars carefully.