PPSC Syllabus for Civil Engineers Recruitment 2016 Punjab

Punjab Public Service Commission – PPSC notification has been announced for Civil Engineering jobs in Punjab. Selection for this PPSC Recruitment 2016 will be based written test that will be conducted on 11th December 2016. The PPSC Syllabus for this competitive PPSC exam is explained below. Candidates who have already applied for this Civil Engineering jobs in Punjab can start preparing for the PPSC exam.

PPSC Syllabus and recruitment details

Government jobs for Civil engineers are available in Department of irrigation – 145 vacancies, Department of water supply and Sanitation – 24 vacancies and Department of Public Works – 29 Vacancies. The Main Topics of Syllabus for PPSC exam are, Engineering Mechanism, Strength of Materials, Structural analysis, Geotechnical Engineering, Transportation Engineering, Fluid Mechanics, Dynamics, Open Channel flow, Environmental Engineering, Sewerage Treatment, Construction Management.

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PPSC Exam Pattern

The PPSC exam will consist of 100 marks objective type multiple choice questions and the exam will be for two hours duration. All the questions will be for 03 marks each with the total of 300 marks.

Details of PPSC Recruitment 2016

Name of post – Sub Divisional Engineer

No of vacancies
Department of Irrigation – 145
Department of water supply and sanitation – 24
Department of Public Works – 29

Salary – 15600-39100/-

Complete PPSC Syllabus
Engineering Mechanics – Under this topic, Questions will be covered from Units and Dimensions, SI Units, Vector, Concept of Force, Concept of particle and rigid body, Concurrent, non-concurrent and parallel forces in a place, Kinematics and Kinetics, Kinetics of Particle etc.

Strength of Materials – The topics covered under this will be, Simple Stress and strain, Elastic constants, axially loaded compression members, shear force and bending moment, the theory of simple bending etc.

Deflection of Beams – This Topic will be covered by questions like, Macaulay’s method, Mohr s moment area method, conjugate beam method, unit load method, Transmission of power etc.

Structural Analysis – Under this Topic, questions will be covered from, Analysis of pin-jointed plane trusses, deflection in trusses, Three hinged and two hinged arches, rib shortening, temperature effects, influence lines in arches etc.

Geotechnical Engineering – This is one of the main topics for PPSC exam for the water and irrigation department, this topic will include questions of types of soil, field identification and classification, Capillary water and structural water, effective stress and pore water pressure, Seepage pressure, sub surface exploration, Earth pressure at rest, Bearing Capacity, Terzaghi theory and other important theories.

Transportation Engineering – This is one of the main topics for candidates applying for engineering jobs in Public Works Department, This topic will have questions form, Highway alignment, choice of layout and capacity of highways, location survey, geometric design of Highways.

Railway engineering – This will have questions like, elements of permanent track rails, sleepers, Ballast and rail fastenings, tractive resistance etc. 

Fluid Mechanics – Fluid Properties, Fluid statics, forces on plane and curved surface

Dynamics – Euler’s equation along streamline, control volume equation, continuity, applications to pipe flow, moving vanes etc

Open Channel Flow – Energy and momentum correction factors, uniform and non-uniform flows, specific energy and specific force, critical depth, moving hydraulic jump etc.

Environmental Engineering – This is one of the main topics under work in the department of water supply and sanitation, this topic includes questions like water Supply, Intake of water, water storage and distribution, Sewerage system, Sewage characterization, Sewage treatment etc.

Construction Management – This topic includes questions like Elements and principles of Activity on Node networks and breakdown structure, Interfaces, Ladder networks, Activity time, etc.

Important Dates 
Starting of PPSC online application form – 15-11-2016
Application fees payment – 21-11-2016
Submit of hard copy of Application – 28-11-2016

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