About CGPSC State Engineering Services 2019

Chattisgarh Public Service Commission releases notification for the vacancies of Assistant Engineer (AE) in the various government departments in the state of Chhattisgarh. Since this is a vacancy based examination, it is not mandatorily conducted every year. The exam is conducted in three stages - Prelims, Mains and Interview. The preliminary exam is first stage in a process which comprises of two other stages. Candidates who qualify the preliminary exam will have to appear for the State Services Exam (Main). Selected candidates will be required to register for the Main exam on the official website within the prescribed time. Candidates qualifying the mains exam will have to appear for the interview. 

Frequency: Vacancy Based
Languages English, Hindi
Conducting Body: Chhattisgarh Public Service Commission
Duration 2 Hours 30 Minutes

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CGPSC State Engineering Services 2019 Important Dates

Upcoming Dates and Events

02 Nov, 2019 - 01 Dec, 2019 (Tentative)

Application | Mode: Online Ongoing

17 Feb, 2020 (Tentative)

Admit Card | Mode: Online

25 Feb, 2020 (Tentative)

Exam | Mode: Offline

20 Apr, 2020 - 30 Apr, 2020 (Tentative)

Result | Mode: Online

CGPSC State Engineering Services 2019 Eligibility Criteria

To be termed eligible for Chhattisgarh Public Service Commission State Engineering Services Exam, a candidate must have done graduation in Civil / Mechanical / Electrical from recognized university.

Age of a candidate (as on January 1 of the year) must be between 21 to 30 years.

Selection of the eligible candidates will be based on through the 2 stages selection process. The first stage is a Written Examination. The written exam will be objective type and MCQ based. There will be two question paper in written examination i.e general study and engineering subject. All qualified candidates in the written exam will be called for Personal interview. Candidates finally selected after the interview will be recruited.

CGPSC State Engineering Services 2019 Application Process

Mode of Application : Online

Mode of Payment : Net Banking

The application process will begin in the first week of November, 2019 with the release of application form of Chhattisgarh Public Service Commission State Engineering Services Exam. The last date to submit the form will be somewhere in the first week of December. The application fee for General candidates is Rs.400 whereas for SC/ST/OBS (NCL) is Rs.300. The exam will be conducted in the last week of February and the result will be declared in the first week of April.

Application Fees

Category Quota Mode Gender Amount
General Online Female, Male, Transgender ₹ 400
OBC, SC, ST Online Female, Male, Transgender ₹ 300

CGPSC State Engineering Services 2019 Syllabus

General Studies - Part 1
History of India, Freedom struggle and Geography of India
Constitution, Public- Administration and Law
Indian Economy, Environment, Water, Mineral and Forest resources
Current affairs and Sports
General science and Computer
Part -II General Knowledge of Chhattisgarh
History and contribution of Chhattisgarh in the Freedom Struggle
Geography, Mineral resource, Water, Climate and Physical features of Chhattisgarh
Culture, Literature, Music and Dance of Chhattisgarh
Tribes and Festivals of Chattisgarh
Economy, Forest and Agriculture sector of Chhattisgarh
Administrative structure, Local governance and Panchayati Raj in Chhattisgarh
Human development and Energy resources of Chhattisgarh
Education, Health and Current affairs of Chhattisgarh
Part III - General Intelligence
Maths and General Intelligence
Civil Engineering - Part-I
Solid mechanics
Structural analysis
Design of RCC & Prestress structures
Design of steel structures
Building materials, Construction practices, Planning & management
Fluid mechanics
Civil Engineering - Part-II
Hydrology & Water resources Engineering
Environmental engineering
Geotechnical engineering
Surveying & Transportation Engineering
Mechanical Engineering- Part-I
Engineering mechanics and mechanics of solids
Theory of machines
Design of machine element
Production engineering
Industrial Engineering and Production Management
Mechanical Engineering- Part-II
Fluid mechanics
Energy conversion system
Heat and mass transfer
Refrigeration & Air conditioning
Electrical Engineering- Part-I
Electromagnetic field theory
Power electronics circuits
Electrical instrumentation
Control engineering
Electrical Engineering- Part-II
Power system
Problem associated with modern interconnected power systems
Electrical machine
Special motors
Domestic and Industrial wiring

CGPSC State Engineering Services 2019 Preparation Tips


Candidates preparing for Chhattisgarh Public Service Commission State Engineering Services Exam must finish off the syllabus provided on the official website. They must also refer different books for thorough preparation. After the completion of syllabus, one must also begin solving as many sample papers or previous years question papers as possible. These will make candidates familiar with the exam pattern and marking scheme followed in the exam. Read newspapers everyday and also brush up the general knowledge as this will also come handy in the interview. Make notes of the important points and go through them before the examination. Get the doubts solved by peers and relatives as and when they arise as clearing basics is very essential.

CGPSC State Engineering Services 2019 Exam Pattern

CGPSC Assistant Engineers Recruitment is a 2-stage process. A candidate has to clear each of the 2 stages in order to get selected. The written examination will carry a total of 600 marks and the interview will be conducted for 75 marks. Written Examination will be conducted in two parts as mentioned below:                                                                                              




Number of questions




General aptitude






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The Chhattisgarh Public Service Commission will release the admit card of Chhattisgarh Public Service Commission State Engineering Services Exam 10 days prior to the exam date. Candidates can download their admit card from the official website by entering their user id and password. It is important to carry the admit card to the exam hall as no candidate will be allowed to sit for the exam without it.

Documents Required at Exam

  • Hall Ticket

The result of Chhattisgarh Public Service Commission State Engineering Services Exam will be declared in the first week of April in pdf format and will contain the list of roll numbers which will have been shortlisted for Main exam. Candidates can follow the steps given below to access their result:

  • Visit the official website of Chhattisgarh Public Service Commission
  • Click on the link which says Written Exam Result State Service Examination

  • Result will appear on the screen in the form of pdf

  • One can either download it or check the pdf directly for the roll number

Qualifying Marks Trend

Year Category Cutoff
2019 General 40
OBC 30
SC 30
ST 30

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