About TANGEDCO AE Recruitment 2020

Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation Limited (TANGEDCO) conducts the TANGEDCO AE exam for the recruitment of Assistant Engineers in both Electrical and Civil branches. Candidates who have attained 18 years of age and hold a Bachelors degree in Engineering (EEE/ECE/EIE/CSE/IT or Civil) can apply for TANGEDCO AE. The offline exam of TANGEDCO AE will contain three parts - parts I, II, and III in which paper I and II will be compulsory for 20 marks each while paper III will be conducted for the subject selected by the candidate during the form filling. Paper III will carry 65 questions out of which only 60 answers will be evaluated. each answer will carry 1 mark each. Candidates will be given 2 hours in order to complete the exam of TANGEDCO AE. All those candidates who qualify in the written examination will be recruited as Assistant Engineer after the documents verification is done.

TANGEDCO AE Recruitment 2020 Highlights

Full Exam Name TANGEDCO Assistant Engineer Recruitment
Short Exam Name TANGEDCO AE Recruitment
Conducting Body Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation
Frequency of Conduct Vacancy Based
Mode of Application Online
Application Fee (General) 500 Rs [Offline] +1 More
Mode of Exam Offline
Mode of Counselling Offline
Exam Duration 2 Hours

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TANGEDCO AE Recruitment 2020 Important Dates

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19 Mar, 2020

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15 Feb, 2020 - 16 Mar, 2020

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15 Feb, 2020

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TANGEDCO AE Recruitment 2020 Eligibility Criteria

TANGEDCO AE eligibility criteria must be fulfilled by the candidates to fill the application form. The exam conducting authority determines the eligibility criteria of TANGDCO AE by taking age and educational qualification of the candidates into consideration. 

TANGEDCO AE Eligibility Criteria 

Category 

Lower age limit

Upper age limit

SC/ST/OBC/DC/ Destitute Widows of all castes


18 years

No upper age limit

General

18 years

Should not have completed 30 years


TANGEDCO AE Eligibility Criteria – Educational Qualification

For Assistant Engineers (Electrical)

  • Candidates must hold a Bachelor's degree in EEE/ECE/EIE/CSE/IT Engineering.

                                                         Or 

  • Must have passed AMIE (Sections A and B) under Electrical Engineering Branch 


For Assistant Engineers (Civil)


  • Candidates must hold a Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering.

                                                         Or 

  • Must have passed AMIE (Sections A and B) under the Civil Engineering Branch.

Candidates must keep in mind that all those candidates who hold a U.G degree through Distance/Correspondence from any university/institution by Tamil Nadu Government will not be eligible to fill the application form of TANGEDCO AE.



TANGEDCO AE Recruitment 2020 Application Process

Mode of Application : Online

The exam conducting authority will release the application form of TANGEDCO AE in online mode. Candidates must fulfil the eligibility criteria before filling the application form of TANGEDCO AE. In order to fill the application form, candidates must have a valid and active email ID and mobile number before they begin the application process. Candidates must also keep the details of marks, percentage/CPGA of marks, certificate numbers, year of passing, Board/University details etc. Scanned photograph and signature of prescribed specifications must also be kept ready in order to upload it during the filling of application form of TANGEDCO AE. Along with filling the application form, candidates must also pay the prescribed application fee as per their category. Without the payment of application fee, TANGEDCO AE application form will not be accepted by the exam conducting authority.

The table below contains the application fee that must be paid by the candidates.

Category

Application fee

General/BC

Rs. 500

SC/ST/PWD

Rs. 250


Candidates can pay the application in either online mode or in offline mode. The offline application fee can be paid by the candidates in Canara Bank/Indian Bank/Indian Overseas Bank.

Application Fees

Category Quota Mode Gender Amount
OBC, General Online, Offline Female, Transgender, Male ₹ 500
ST, SC Online, Offline Female, Transgender, Male ₹ 250
OBC, General, ST, SC PWD Online, Offline Female, Transgender, Male ₹ 250

TANGEDCO AE Recruitment 2020 Syllabus

Engineering mathematics-

Engineering mathematics: Unit 01
Determinants and matrices
Engineering mathematics: Unit 02
Calculus and differential equations
Engineering mathematics: Unit 03
Vector calculus
Engineering mathematics: Unit 04
Functions of complex variables and complex integration
Engineering mathematics: Unit 05
Transforms
Engineering mathematics: Unit 06
Numerical methods
Engineering mathematics: Unit 07
Applied probability

Basic engineering and sciences+

Basic engineering and sciences: Unit 01
Applied mechanics
Basic engineering and sciences: Unit 02
Mechanical engineering
Basic engineering and sciences: Unit 03
Physics
Basic engineering and sciences: Unit 04
Material science
Basic engineering and sciences: Unit 05
Civil engineering
Basic engineering and sciences: Unit 06
Electrical engineering
Basic engineering and sciences: Unit 07
Computers
Basic engineering and sciences: Unit 08
Chemistry

Civil engineering+

Civil engineering: Unit 01
Structural engineering
Civil engineering: Unit 02
Soil mechanics and foundation engineering
Civil engineering: Unit 03
Transportation engineering
Civil engineering: Unit 04
Water resources engineering
Civil engineering: Unit 05
Environmental engineering
Civil engineering: Unit 06
Surveying

Electrical and electronics engineering+

Electrical and electronics engineering: Unit 01
Electrical circuits and fields
Electrical and electronics engineering: Unit 02
Electrical machines
Electrical and electronics engineering: Unit 03
Power systems
Electrical and electronics engineering: Unit 04
Control systems
Electrical and electronics engineering: Unit 05
Power electronics and drives
Electrical and electronics engineering: Unit 06
Digital electronics
Electrical and electronics engineering: Unit 07
Digital signal processing
Electrical and electronics engineering: Unit 08
Computer control of processes, networks
Electrical and electronics engineering: Unit 09
Communication engineering

Electronics and communication engineering+

Electronics and communication engineering: Unit 01
Circuit analysis
Electronics and communication engineering: Unit 02
Electronic devices
Electronics and communication engineering: Unit 03
Electronic circuits
Electronics and communication engineering: Unit 04
Digital electronics
Electronics and communication engineering: Unit 05
Linear integrated circuits
Electronics and communication engineering: Unit 06
Measurements and instrumentation
Electronics and communication engineering: Unit 07
Microprocessor and its applications
Electronics and communication engineering: Unit 08
Electromagnetic fields
Electronics and communication engineering: Unit 09
Transmission lines and networks
Electronics and communication engineering: Unit 10
EM waves and waveguides
Electronics and communication engineering: Unit 11
Antennas and propagation
Electronics and communication engineering: Unit 12
Microwave engineering
Electronics and communication engineering: Unit 13
Communication theory and systems
Electronics and communication engineering: Unit 14
Digital communication
Electronics and communication engineering: Unit 15
Computer communication networks
Electronics and communication engineering: Unit 16
Optical communication
Electronics and communication engineering: Unit 17
Signals and systems
Electronics and communication engineering: Unit 18
Digital signal processing
Electronics and communication engineering: Unit 19
Control systems

Computer science and engineering and information technology+

Computer science and engineering and information technology: Unit 01
Applied probability and operations research
Computer science and engineering and information technology: Unit 02
Discrete mathematical structures
Computer science and engineering and information technology: Unit 03
Compiler design
Computer science and engineering and information technology: Unit 04
Operating systems and system software
Computer science and engineering and information technology: Unit 05
Distributed systems
Computer science and engineering and information technology: Unit 06
Programming and data structures
Computer science and engineering and information technology: Unit 07
Algorithm analysis and design techniques
Computer science and engineering and information technology: Unit 08
Microprocessors and microcontrollers
Computer science and engineering and information technology: Unit 09
Computer architecture and organisation
Computer science and engineering and information technology: Unit 10
Digital signal processing
Computer science and engineering and information technology: Unit 11
Computer networks
Computer science and engineering and information technology: Unit 12
Database management systems
Computer science and engineering and information technology: Unit 13
Software engineering methodologies
Computer science and engineering and information technology: Unit 14
Artificial intelligence
Computer science and engineering and information technology: Unit 15
Mobile computing
Computer science and engineering and information technology: Unit 16
Security in computing

Instrumentation engineering+

Instrumentation engineering: Unit 01
Measurements
Instrumentation engineering: Unit 02
Analog electronics
Instrumentation engineering: Unit 03
Digital electronics
Instrumentation engineering: Unit 04
Industrial instrumentation and analytical instrumentation
Instrumentation engineering: Unit 05
Control systems and industrial data communication

TANGEDCO AE Recruitment 2020 Exam Pattern

The exam conducting authority will release the exam pattern of the TANGEDCO AE exam. By referring to the TANGEDCO AE exam pattern, candidates will know different papers for which the exam will be conducted, the duration of the exam and the total questions that will be asked.

TANGEDCO AE will be conducted in offline mode in which the questions asked will be objective type. For candidates appearing for Assistant Engineer in Electrical branch will have to take the test in English only while candidates who will appear for  Assistant Engineer in Civil can take the test either in English or in Tamil. The question paper of TANGEDCO AE will be divided into three parts - parts I, II and III. Part I and II will be compulsory while part III of the paper will be based on the subject selected by the candidate during the filling of the application form.

Parts

No. of Questions

Maximum Marks 

Duration

Part I (compulsory) 

20

20

2 hours

Part II (compulsory)

35 (out of which only 20 correct answers will be evaluated)

20

Part III (as selected by the candidates during application form filling)

65 (out of which 60 correct answer will be evaluated)

60

Total

100

100



For every wrong answer given by the candidates 1/3 of the marks will be deducted. However, no marks will be deducted if the questions are left unanswered. 

TANGEDCO AE Recruitment 2020 Admit Card

The exam conducting authority will issued admit card of TANGEDCO AE in online mode. The admit card will be issued to all those candidates who will successfully fill the application form. In order to download the admit card of TANGEDCO AE, candidates must use their registration number and password. TANGEDCO AE admit card reflects name of the candidates, photograph, registration number, exam dates and time, and centre. Candidates must check all the details mentioned on the admit card. A printout of the same must be taken out by the candidates and carry it to the exam centre on the day of exam. Along with the admit card, candidates must also carry one of the prescribed photo ID proofs – voter card, aadhaar card, PAN card, passport, driving license.

TANGEDCO AE Recruitment 2020 Exam Centers

State City
Tamil Nadu Chennai
Coimbatore
Tiruchirapalli
Vellore
Madurai
Villupuram
Tirunelveli

Documents Required at Exam

  • Admit card
  • Aadhaar card
  • PAN card
  • Passport
  • Driving license
  • Voter ID card
  • Employee ID card
  • College/university ID card

TANGEDCO AE Recruitment 2020 Answer Key

 The official answer key of TANGEDCO AE will be released by the exam conducting authority after the exam is conducted. TANGEDCO AE answer key will be available for all the three papers for which the exam was conducted. The answer key will contain all the correct answers to questions asked in the exam. By referring to the answer key of TANGEDCO AE, candidates will be able to calculate their expected marks and predict their chances to qualify the examination. In order to check the answer key of TANGEDCO AE, candidates can click on the answer key link and choose their respective set, the question booklet of which was given to them on the examination day.

TANGEDCO AE Recruitment 2020 Result

TANGEDCO AE result will be released in online mode. Candidates will be able to download the result of TANGEDCO AE by using their registration number and password. After filling in these credentials in the login window, candidates will be redirected to the result PDF containing the marks scored by the candidates along with their qualifying status. 

TANGEDCO AE Recruitment 2020 Selection Process

As per the selection process of TANGEDCO AE, all those candidates who will successfully fill the application form will be able to appear for the recruitment exam. The exam will be conducted in offline mode. Candidates who qualify the written exam of TANGEDCO AE will be called for the process of document verification in the ratio of 1:5 as per the rule of reservation and the marks obtained by the candidates in the written exam of TANGEDCO AE. Once the verification process is over, shortlisted candidates will be issued the appointment orders.

Documents Required at Counselling

  • Birth certificate
  • Marksheet/certificate of class 10 and 12 examination
  • Graduation/post graduation certificate
  • Character certificate
  • Category certificate (if applicable)
  • PWD certificate (if applicable)
  • Aadhaar card/passport/pan card/driving license /any other photo id card issued by the statutory authorities with affixed photograph

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