Rajasthan Public Service Commission conducts RPSC Assistant Engineer (AE) for all the aspiring candidates. Those who have a degree in Civil/Electrical/Mechanical Engineering from a recognised University established by law in India or qualifications declared equivalent by the State Government can apply for RPSC AE. The exam is conducted in three stages - preliminary, main, and interview. All the eligible candidates will have to qualify in all the stages of the recruitment process in order to get recruited as Assistant Engineer in Rajasthan.
Rajasthan Public Service Commission formulates and prescribes the Rajasthan AE exam eligibility criteria. Only the eligible candidates would be allowed to appear in the Rajasthan Assistant Engineer Exam.
Following are the Rajasthan Assistant Engineer exam eligibility criteria-
1> Candidates must be an Indian citizen
2> Educational Qualification:
Panchayati Raj Department Eligibility-
A valid degree in Civil/Agriculture Engineering from a recognised University established by law in India or qualifications declared equivalent thereto by the State Government.
Eligibility Criteria for other Departments-
A valid degree in Civil/Electrical/Mechanical Engineering from a recognised University established by law in India or qualifications declared equivalent thereto by the State Government.
3> Working knowledge of Hindi written in Devnagri Script and knowledge of Rajasthani Culture is a mandate.
4> Age Limit (Age Limit as on 1st January 2020) - For General/Unreserved category candidates should be at least 21 years of age to be able to write the preliminary exam. The upper limit is 40 years irrespective of gender (Male, Female, and Transgender). However, there is relaxation in the upper limit for the SC/ST/ OBC-Rajasthan Domicile and SC/ ST (PH) candidates by five (5) years and fifteen (15) years respectively.
Mode of Application : Online
Mode of Payment : Net Banking | Credit Card | Debit Card | Other
Rajasthan Public Service Commission, the exam conducting authority of Rajasthan AE combined competitive exam will release the application form of Rajasthan Assistant Engineers exam in the online mode. Aspirants need to duly fill the online form, upload photograph and pay the requisite application fee successfully.
For the candidates' convenience, the following Online Application/Edit Process with e-Mitra/CSC/Online payment mechanism
How to fill the Rajasthan AE Combined Competitive Examination Application form
The Preliminary examination is conducted by the Rajasthan Public Service Commission for screening candidates for the Main exam and the Personal Interview/Viva. Following are the specification of Rajasthan AE exam -
Section - A: Compulsory Paper
Section- B: List of Optional Papers:- (Candidates need to choose any one paper )
Rajasthan PSC will conduct the main examination for the candidates who qualify the preliminary exam. After the main exam, the selection procedure draws a conclusion with the round of personal interview. Following are the specification of Rajasthan AE exam main examination-
Section- B: List of Optional Papers:- (Candidates need to choose any one subject)
Each subject will have two papers of 200 marks each (Total-400 marks) and the duration of each paper is three (3 x 2 = 6 hours) hours.
The standard of all the mentioned papers will be that of a Bachelor's Degree level except for the paper on Hindi which will be of Senior Secondary academic level.
Rajasthan PSC releases the web link for downloading the e-admit card for the preliminary exam of Rajasthan AE combined competitive exam on the official website. Candidates who will successfully apply for the RPSC AE exam will be able to download their admit card. The Rajasthan AE exam admit card should be carried on the day of examination at the exam hall/centre. No admit card will be sent to candidates via post, it can only be downloaded online.
Rajasthan PSC will issue the online admit card of Rajasthan AE main exam to only those candidates who have successfully filled the application form of the main exam and qualified the preliminary exam as well. The Rajasthan AE exam admit card should be carried on the day of the main examination at the exam centre. No admit card will be mailed/posted to candidates, it can only be availed online.
Rajasthan Public Service Commission (RPSC) releases the RPSC Assistant Engineer preliminary exam answer key after few days after the completion of the exam. The answer key is released for test takers to get an estimate of their probable scores and understand their chances of getting selected in the Rajasthan AE Main examination.
Steps to check the Rajasthan AE (Assistant Engineer) Preliminary Answer Key
Rajasthan Public Service Commission (RPSC) will release the RPSC Assistant Engineer exam answer key a few days after the completion of the exam. The officials of Rajasthan PSC will release the answer key of all set of question papers like Set A, B, C and D for RPSC AE exam. Candidates will be able to estimate the probable scores to be obtained by them in the written exam before the formal announcement of Rajasthan AE examination.
How to check and download Rajasthan AE (Assistant Engineer) Answer Key?
Rajasthan PSC will declare the Rajasthan AE exam result to shortlist candidates for the main and personality and Viva-Voce Examinations. The preliminary examination is nothing but a screening test and the marks secured in the Preliminary examination by the candidates is not included for determining their final order of merit. The result of the preliminary exam allows aspirants to appear in the main examination and subsequent rounds.
Test takers should obtain a minimum of 35 per cent marks in each of the two compulsory papers and a minimum of 40 per cent marks in aggregate to be called by the Rajasthan PSC for the interview which will carry 72 marks.
The selection process comprises two distinct stages. Those are-
Rajasthan Public Service Commission will award marks to each candidate interviewed by them. During the interview, apart from the related questions, candidates will also be evaluated on their moral character, personality, address and physique; marks will be awarded for candidates' knowledge of Rajasthani culture as well. The marks so given shall be added to the marks obtained in the main examination by each candidate.
Credits will be rendered for precise, effective and perfect expression combined with the right choice of words in all subjects of the Rajasthan AE examination.
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