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THE SELECTION OF CANDIDATES FOR APPOINTMENT TO THE POSTS WILL BE MADE IN TWO SUCCESSIVE STAGES VIZ.,
i) Examination (Screening Test + MAIN) (Objective Type) by Online (Computer based) / OMR based.
AND
ii) Oral Test in the shape of Interview (only for those qualified as per Rules).
THE FINAL SELECTION OF THESE POSTS WILL BE BASED ON THE EXAMINATION EITHER ONLINE OR OMR BASED AND INTERVIEW MARKS PUT TOGETHER.
Note: NEGATIVE MARKS: As per G.O. Ms. No.235 Finance (HRI, Plg & Policy) Dept., Dt.06/12/2016, for each wrong answer will be penalized with 1/3rd of the marks prescribed for the question.
1.
Strength of
Material:
2.
Fluid Mechanic and
Machinery
1. Strength of Material:
2) Fluid Mechanic and
Machinery
1. Thermodynamics
2. Heat Transfer
3. Refrigeration and Air Conditioning
4. Turbomachines
5. Theory of Machines
6. Machine Design
7. Machine Drawing
and Solid Modelling
8. Engineering
Materials
9. Manufacturing
Science
10. Computer
Integrated Manufacturing
11. Industrial Engineering
12. Modelling and Simulation
1. ENGINEERING
DRAWING:
2. Environmental science:
9. PRINCIPLES OF ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONIC
ENGINEERING:
10. COMPUTER
FUNDAMENTALS:
appsc general studies previous papers with answers free download, aee previous question papers for civil/Mechanical/Electrical engineering 2015, 2016, 2017 in PDF Format will be available in our site offered by major appsc training institute in Andhra Pradesh.
APPSC Assistant Executive Engineers ( AEE ) CIVIL/ MECHANICAL/ ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING Model Paper Syllabus PDF Download
THE SELECTION OF CANDIDATES FOR APPOINTMENT TO THE POSTS WILL BE MADE IN TWO SUCCESSIVE STAGES VIZ.,
i) Examination (Screening Test + MAIN) (Objective Type) by Online (Computer based) / OMR based.
AND
ii) Oral Test in the shape of Interview (only for those qualified as per Rules).
THE FINAL SELECTION OF THESE POSTS WILL BE BASED ON THE EXAMINATION EITHER ONLINE OR OMR BASED AND INTERVIEW MARKS PUT TOGETHER.
Note: NEGATIVE MARKS: As per G.O. Ms. No.235 Finance (HRI, Plg & Policy) Dept., Dt.06/12/2016, for each wrong answer will be penalized with 1/3rd of the marks prescribed for the question.
Assistant Executive Engineers
(Civil/Mechanical) Exam Details
SCHEME AND SYLLABUS FOR RECRUITMENT TO THE POSTS OF ASSISTANT EXECUTIVE ENGINEERS
IN VARIOUS ENGINEERING
SERVICE SCHEME FOR SCREENING TEST
WRITTEN EXAMINATION (OBJECTIVE TYPE)
BACHELOR’S DEGREE STANDARD
IN VARIOUS ENGINEERING
SERVICE SCHEME FOR SCREENING TEST
WRITTEN EXAMINATION (OBJECTIVE TYPE)
BACHELOR’S DEGREE STANDARD
S.No

Paper

Subject/Branch

Marks

No.of Questions

Total

Duration of time

1

PartA

General Studies
& Mental Ability

50
Marks

50
Questions

150
Questions and
150 Marks

150
Minutes

PartB

Civil & Mechanical Engineering (Common) (or)
Electrical Engineering

100
Marks

100
Questions

NB: The candidate has
to
appear for Papers of his / her
subject of study at Engg. Degree. i.e
B.E / B. Tech (concerned
Subject)
SYLLABUS FOR SCREENING TEST TO THE POST
OF ASSISTANT EXECUTIVE
ENGINEERS IN CIVIL, MECHANICAL AND ELECTRICAL
ENGINEERING
PART  A
50 QUESTIONS
50 MARKS
GENERAL
STUDIES AND MENTAL ABILITY
1. Events
of national and international importance.
2.
Current affairs international,
national and
regional.
3. General Science and it applications to the day to day life Contemporary developments in Science
& Technology and information Technology
4. Social economic
and political history of modern
India with emphasis
on Andhra Pradesh.
5. Indian polity and governance: constitutional issues, public
policy, reforms and egovernance initiatives
with
specific reference
to Andhra Pradesh.
6. Economic
development in India since independence with emphasis
on Andhra Pradesh.
7.
Physical
geography of Indian
subcontinent and
Andhra Pradesh.
8. Disaster
management: vulnerability profile, prevention and mitigation strategies, Application of Remote Sensing and GIS in the assessment
of
Disaster.
9. Sustainable Development and
Environmental Protection 10.Logical
reasoning, analytical ability
and data interpretation. 11.Data Analysis:
a) Tabulation
of data
b)
Visual
representation of data
c) Basic data analysis
(Summary Statistics such as mean,
median, mode, variance and coefficient of variation) and Interpretation
12. Bifurcation of Andhra
Pradesh and its Administrative, Economic,
Social, Cultural, Political, and
Legal implications/problems.
SYLLABUS FOR SCREENING
TEST TO THE POST
OF ASSISTANT EXECUTIVE
ENGINEERS IN CIVIL AND MECHANICAL
ENGINEERING
1.
Strength of
Material:
PART  B
100 QUESTIONS 100
MARKS
Forces,
moments, Equilibrium; Applying
the
Equation of Equilibrium,
Planar Trusses; Friction; Simple Stresses & Strains:
Elasticity and plasticity,
Types of
stresses & strains,
Generalized Hooke’s law – Stress–strain diagram
for mild steel – Working stress –Factor of safety – Lateral strain, Poisson’s ratio & volumetric strain – Elastic
modulii & the relationship between them – Bars of varying section – composite bars –Temperature stresses. Strain energy – Resilience – Gradual, sudden, impact and shock loadings. Shear Force (S.F) and Bending Moment (B.M): Definition of beam –Types of beams – Concept of shear force
and
bending moment – S.F and
B.M for cantilever, simply supported and overhanging
beams subjected to point loads, U.D.L., uniformly varying loads and combination of these loads – Point of contra flexure –Relation between S.F., B.M and rate of loading
at a section of a beam.
Flexural Stresses: Theory of simple bending  Assumptions – bending equation: Neutral axis – bending stresses – section modulus of different sections – Design of simple beam sections. Shear Stresses: Derivation of formula –Shear stress distribution across
various beam sections
Principal Stresses and Strains: Stresses on an inclined section of a bar under axial loading
– Compound stresses – Normal and tangential stresses on an inclined
plane for biaxial stresses – Two perpendicular normal stresses accompanied by a state of simple shear –Mohr’s circle of stresses –Principal stresses and strains – Analytical and graphical solutions. Different theories of Failure: Various theories of failure. Columns and struts – Euler’s column theory – types of end conditions; critical load on the column  derivations – Rankin’s formula for columns.
Lifting machines,
definitions, Law of
machine, study
of important
lifting machines;
virtual work principal.
Torsion of Circular Shafts: Theory of pure torsion – Torsion Equations: Assumptions made in the theory of pure torsion – Torsional moment of resistance – Polar section modulus – Power transmitted
by shafts – Combined bending
and torsion and end thrust.
SpringsHelical and leaf springs.
Thin & Thick Cylinders and Spherical shells: Thin seamless shells – formula for longitudinal and circumferential stresses and max shear stresses – hoop, longitudinal and volumetric strains – changes in diameter, and volume of thin shells.
2.
Fluid Mechanic and
Machinery
Fluid statics:
Dimensions and units: physical properties of fluidsspecific gravity, viscosity, and surface
tension vapour pressure and their influence on fluid motionatmospheric, Pascal’s law, gauge and vacuum pressures
– Measurement of pressurePiezometer, Utube and differential manometers..Hydrostatics, Fluid forces
on
planes and curved surfaces,
submerged and floating bodies, Buoyancy and stability. Fluid kinematics: description of flow pattern and types of fluid flows – Velocity and acceleration: convective, temporal, tangential and normal accelerations, control volumebasic principles of fluid flow, continuity equation for 3D, 2D, 1 D
flow. Rotational and
irrotational motion, Velocity
potential, stream
function, flow net.
Fluid dynamics:
Surface and body forces – Euler’s and Bernoulli’s equations for flow along a stream line and its applications, momentum equation and its applications. Flow measurement devices – Gross measurement: Venturimeter, Orificemeter, Turbine flow meters, Rotameters; Pressure measurement: Pitot tubes, hot wire/film anemometer, their measurement principles and sources of errors;
calibration.
Closed conduit flow: Reynolds experiment  Major and Minor
losses in pipespipes in series and pipes in paralleltotal energy linehydraulic gradient line, water hammer. Boundary Layer Concepts: Definition, thicknesses, characteristics along thin plate, laminar and turbulent boundary layers boundary layer in transition, separation of boundary layer,
submerged
objects – Drag and lift.
Basics of
turbo machinery: Hydrodynamic force
of jets
on
stationary and moving
flat, inclined, and curved vanes, velocity
diagrams, work done and efficiency, Hydraulic Turbines: Classification of turbines, Heads and efficiencies, impulse and reaction turbines, Pelton wheel, Francis turbine and Kaplan turbine  working proportions, work done, efficiencies , hydraulic
design – Draft tube theoryfunctions and efficiency. Performance of hydraulic turbines: Geometric similarity, Unit and specific
quantities, characteristic curves, governing of turbines, selection of type of turbine, cavitation. Centrifugal pumps: Classification, working, work done
– barometric headloss and efficiencies, specific speed  Performance characteristic curves, NPSH. Selection of pumps and economic
evaluation of pumping.
Hydraulic Directional Control – Check Valves, Shuttle Valves, two three and fourWay Directional Control Valves, Directional Control Valve Actuation. Hydraulic Pressure Control – Pressure
Relief Valves,
Unloading Valves, Pressure
Reducing Valves,
Sequence Valves,
Counterbalance Valves, Pressure Compensated Pumps.
Hydro Projects And Plant: Classification – Typical layouts – plant auxiliaries – plant operation, pumped storage plants. Hydro Electric Power Plant: Water power – Hydrological cycle / flow measurement – drainage area characteristics – Hydrographs – Storage and Pondage – Classification of dams and spill ways.
SYLLABUS FOR SCREENING TEST TO THE POST
OF ASSISTANT EXECUTIVE
ENGINEERS IN
ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING BRANCH
PART  B
100 QUESTIONS 100 MARKS
1.
Electric Circuits: Active and passive
network elements – dependent and independent sources – response of passive elements to arbitrary excitations – energy stored in inductance and capacitance – Kirchoff’s loss – formation of mesh and Nodel Integro differential equations – their solutions by classical and Laplace transformation methods – Transient and steady state response of RL, RC elements to impulse, step, ramp and sinusoidal
inputs – single phase AC circuits
– methods of solutions – poly phase circuits – analysis of balanced and unbalanced circuits – measurements of three phase power.
2.
Electrical Measurements and Instruments: Absolute
and secondary instrument types – Principle of operation of different type of instrument – extension of instrument ranges – measurement of voltage, current, power and energy – localization of cable faults – Murray loop and Varley loop tests – Cathode
ray
Oscilloscope.
3. Illumination: Solid angle, luminous
flux, luminous intensity – Illumination and candle power –
laws of Illumination – flood
lighting, street lighting
– electric lamps.
4. DC Generators and Motors: Types of DC generators – EMF equation
– constructional details
– characteristics
of shunt, series
and
compound generators – Armature
reaction – types
of DC motors – Torque developed
in a DC motor – speed
controls of DC motors and starters.
5. Transformers: Constructional details – Principle of operati9on – vector diagrams on no load and load – regulation and efficiency – equivalent circuits and tests for the determination of parameters of equivalent circuits – types of three phase transformers and their applications – Scott
connection of transformers.
6. 3Phase Induction Motors: Principle
of operation – Cage and Slip ring motors – torque slip characteristics – methods of speed control.
7. 3Phase Alternators: Principle of operation
and constructional details – types of Alternators – synchronous impedance – voltage regulation – short circuit ratio and its importance
– Phasor diagrams of round rotor and
salient pole machines
– synchronization – behaviour of an alternator
connected to infinite bus – effect of varying excitation current and mechanical torque
– power angle
curves – control
of
active and reactive powers.
8. 3Phase Synchronous Motors: Principle
of operation – torque developed and methods
of starting – V
and Inverted V curves – effects of variations of excitation – synchronous condensers.
9.
Single phase induction Motors: Types of single phase motors – Types of Single phase induction
motors – characteristics and methods of starting
– shaded
pole induction motor.
10. Transmission & Distribution: Line constants
– Inductance and Capacitance calculations – Representation of over head Lines – Short, Medium and Long lines – ABCD constants – Mechanical
Design – Sag, Tension Calculations, Tuned
Power Lines.
11.
Over Head Line Insulators: Types of Insulators – Potential
distributions over a string of suspension insulators – string efficiency – Methods of improving
string efficiency.
12.
Underground Cables: Insulation
of cables – Grading of cables – Capacitance Measurement in cables
– Testing of Cables – Power frequency withstand tests.
13. Fault Calculations: Balanced Fault calculations on systems – Symmetrical components –
Types
of
faults – Analysis of unbalanced faults.
14. Generating Stations: Location
and types, types
of hydroelectric power stations, layout
of a
hydropower plant, types of turbines used – Pumped storage installations – Layout of thermal electric power stations, types of turbines used, condensers, cooling towers, boiler feed pump; energy flow diagram
of steam power plant. Nuclear power generation; Nuclear fission – types
of nuclear power reactors
– Principle of a fast breeder
reactor.
15. Protection: Characteristic of Relays – Over current, directional and distance protection of lines. Protection of Alternators against stator faults, rotor faults, loss of excitation, unbalanced loading, overloading, failure of primemover. Over speeding and over voltage. Protection of transformers against winding
faults, overloads and external short circuits.
16. Circuit Breakers: Airblast,
oil, minimum oil, vacuum
– Sulphur
hexafluoride and d.c. circuit breakers – Relative merits
and
demerits.
17. Economic Aspects: Generation costs and their classification, load curve, load utilization and plant capacity factors. Load sharing between base load and peakload stations. Load forecasting. Economical distribution of load between unit within a plant and between plants. Modeling of fuel costs for thermal generation. Optimal operation of an all thermal generating system
and
of a hydrothermal system. Consideration of transmission losses.
18. Utilization of Electrical Energy: Industrial drives – Motors for various drives –Estimating and Rating – Testing
of D.C. and A.C. motors
– Neutral Earthing.
SCHEME FOR THE MAIN EXAMINATION
WRITTEN MAIN EXAMINATION (OBJECTIVE TYPE)
BACHELOR’S DEGREE STANDARD
PAPER 1 :
General Studies &
Mental Ability

150 Marks

150 Questions

150 Minutes

PAPER 2 :
Civil & Mechanical Engineering
(Common) OR
Electrical Engineering

150
Marks

150 Questions

150 Minutes

PAPER 3:
Civil Engineering
(For Post Code No.1,2,4
& 8)

150Marks

150 Questions

150 Minutes

Mechanical Engineering (For Post
Code No. 5 only)


Civil & Mechanical Engineering (Common)
(For Post Code No. 6 &7)


Electrical Engineering (For Post
Code No. 3 only)


Total

450 Marks

NB: 1. The candidate has
to
appear for Papers of his
/ her
subject of study at Engg. Degree.
i.e. B.E /
B.
Tech (concerned Subject)
2.
In respect
of Paper3, (Post Code No. 6 & 7) the Examination will be conducted in different session.
3.
NEGATIVE MARKS: As per G.O. Ms. No.235 Finance
(HRI, Plg & Policy) Dept., Dt.06/12/2016, for each wrong answer will be penalized
with 1/3rd of the marks prescribed for the question.
PAPER  I
GENERAL STUDIES & MENTAL ABILITY
1.
Events of national
and
international importance.
2.
Current
affairs  international, national and regional.
3.
General Science and it applications to the day to day life Contemporary developments in Science
& Technology and information Technology
4.
Social
economic and
political history of
modern India with
emphases on
Indian
national movement.
5.
Indian
polity and
governance: constitutional issues,
public policy,
reforms and
e governance initiatives.
6.
Economic development in India since independence.
7.
Physical geography of India subcontinent.
8.
Disaster management: vulnerability profile, prevention and mitigation strategies, Application of Remote Sensing and GIS in the assessment
of
Disaster.
9.
Sustainable Development and Environmental Protection
10.
Logical
reasoning, analytical ability
and data interpretation.
11.
Data Analysis:
a) Tabulation
of data
b) Visual representation of data
c)
Basic data analysis (Summary Statistics such as mean and variance
coefficient of variation etc.,) and
Interpretation
12.
Bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh
and its Administrative, Economic, Social, Cultural, Political, and legal implications/problems.
PAPER2
COMMON TO CIVIL AND MECHANICAL ENGINEERING
(For Post Codes
1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8)
1. Strength of Material:
Forces, moments, Equilibrium; Applying
the
Equation of Equilibrium,
Planar Trusses; Friction. Simple Stresses & Strains:
Elasticity and plasticity,
Types of
stresses & strains,
Generalized Hooke’s law–stress –strain diagram for mild steel – Working stress – Factor of safety –Lateral strain, Poisson’s ratio & volumetric strain – Elastic
modulii & the relationship between them – Bars of varying section – composite bars – Temperature stresses. Strain energy –Resilience – Gradual,
sudden, impact and shock loadings.
Shear Force (S.F) and Bending Moment (B.M): Definition of beam – Types of beams –Concept of shear force and bending moment – S.F and B.M for cantilever, simplysupported and overhanging beams subjected to point loads, U.D.L., Uniformly varying loads
and combination of these loads –Point of contraflexure –Relation between S.F., B.M and rate of loading
at a section of a beam.
Flexural Stresses:
Theory of simple bending Assumptions – bending equation: Neutral axis – bending stresses –section modulus of different sections
–Design of simple beam sections. Shear Stresses: Derivation of formula – Shear stress distribution across various beam
sections Principal Stresses and Strains: Stresses on an inclined
section of a bar under axial loading
– Compound stresses – Normal and tangential stresses on an inclined plane for biaxial stresses – Two perpendicular normal stresses accompanied by a state of simple shear –Mohr’s circle of stresses – Principal stresses
and
strains – Analytical
and
graphical solutions.
Different theories of Failure: Various theories of failure. Columns and struts – Euler’s column theory – types of end conditions; critical load on the column  derivations – Rankin’s formula for columns. Lifting machines,
definitions, Law of
machine, study
of important
lifting machines;
virtual work principal.
Torsion of Circular Shafts: Theory of pure torsion – Torsion Equations: Assumptions made in the theory of pure torsion – Torsional moment of resistance – Polar section modulus – Power transmitted by shafts – Combined bending and torsion and end thrust. SpringsHelical and leaf springs
Thin & Thick Cylinders and Spherical shells: Thin seamless shells – Formula for longitudinal and circumferential stresses and max shear stresses – hoop, longitudinal and volumetric strains – changes in diameter, and volume of thin shells.
2) Fluid Mechanic and
Machinery
Fluid statics:
Dimensions and units: physical properties of fluidsspecific gravity, viscosity, and surface
tension  Vapour pressure and their influence
on fluid motion  atmospheric, Pascal’s law, gauge and vacuum
pressures – measurement of pressure  Piezometer, Utube and differential manometers. Hydrostatics, Fluid forces on planes
and
curved surfaces, submerged
and floating bodies, Buoyancy and stability. Fluid kinematics: description of flow pattern and types
of fluid flows – Velocity and acceleration: convective, temporal, tangential and normal accelerations, control volume  basic principles of fluid flow, continuity equation for 3D, 2D,
1D flow. Rotational
and
irrotational motion, Velocity
potential, stream function,
flow net.
Fluid dynamics:
Surface and body forces –Euler’s and Bernoulli’s equations for flow along a stream
line and its applications, momentum equation and its applications. Flow measurement devices – Gross measurement: Venturimeter, Orificemeter, Turbine flow meters, Rotameters; Pressure measurement: Pitot tubes, Hot wire/film anemometer, their measurement principles and sources of errors;
calibration.
Closed conduit flow: Reynolds
experiment  Major
and Minor losses in pipespipes in series
and
pipes in paralleltotal energy linehydraulic gradient line, water hammer. Boundary Layer Concepts: Definition, thicknesses, characteristics along thin plate, laminar and turbulent boundary layers boundary layer in transition, separation of boundary layer,
submerged
objects – Drag and lift.
Basics
of turbo machinery:
Hydrodynamic force of jets on stationary and moving flat,
inclined, and curved vanes, velocity diagrams, work done and efficiency, Hydraulic Turbines: Classification of turbines,
Heads and efficiencies, impulse and reaction turbines,
Pelton wheel, Francis
turbine and Kaplan turbineworking proportions, work done, efficiencies, hydraulic design – Draft tube theoryfunctions and efficiency. Performance of hydraulic turbines: Geometric similarity, Unit and specific
quantities, characteristic curves, governing of turbines, selection of type
of turbine,
Cavitation. Centrifugal pumps: Classification, working, work done
– barometric headloss and efficiencies specific speedperformance characteristic curves, NPSH. Selection
of pumps and economic evaluation of pumping. Hydraulic Directional Control –Check Valves, Shuttle Valves, twothree and fourWay Directional Control Valves, Directional Control Valve Actuation. Hydraulic Pressure Control – Pressure Relief Valves, Unloading Valves, Pressure Reducing Valves, Sequence Valves, Counterbalance Valves, Pressure
Compensated Pumps.
Hydro Projects
And Plant: Classification – Typical layouts – plant auxiliaries – plant operation, pumped storage plants. Hydro Electric Power Plant: Water power – Hydrological cycle / flow measurement – drainage area characteristics – Hydrographs – storage and Pondage – classification of dams and spill ways.
PAPER2 ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING
(For Post Code
No.
3 AEE (Electrical) in Roads & Buildings Engg. Service. only)
1.
Electric Circuits: Active and passive
network elements – dependent and independent sources – response of passive elements to arbitrary excitations – energy stored in inductance and capacitance – Kirchoff’s loss – formation of mesh and Nodel Integro differential equations – their solutions by classical and Laplace transformation methods – Transient and steady state response of RL, RC elements to impulse, step, ramp and sinusoidal inputs – single phase AC circuits – methods of solutions – poly phase circuits – analysis of balanced and unbalanced circuits – measurements of three phase power.
2.
Electrical Measurements and Instruments: Absolute
and secondary instrument types – Principle of operation of different
type of instrument – extension of instrument ranges – measurement of voltage, current, power and energy – localization of cable faults – Murray loop and Varley loop tests – Cathode
ray
Oscilloscope.
3. Illumination: Solid angle, luminous
flux, luminous intensity – Illumination and candle power –
laws of Illumination – flood
lighting, street lighting – electric
lamps.
4. DC Generators and Motors: Types of DC generators – EMF equation – constructional details
– characteristics of shunt, series
and
compound generators – Armature
reaction – types of DC motors – Torque developed
in
a DC motor – speed controls of DC motors
and starters.
5. Transformers: Constructional details – Principle of operati9on – vector diagrams on no load and load – regulation and efficiency – equivalent circuits and tests for the determination of parameters of equivalent circuits – types of three phase transformers and their applications – Scott
connection of transformers.
6. 3Phase Induction Motors: Principle
of operation – Cage and Slip ring motors – torque slip characteristics – methods of speed control.
7. 3Phase Alternators:
Principle of operation
and constructional details – types of Alternators – synchronous impedance – voltage regulation – short circuit ratio and its importance
– Phasor diagrams of round rotor and salient pole machines – synchronization– behaviour
of an alternator
connected to infinite bus – effect of varying excitation current and mechanical torque
– power angle
curves – control
of
active and reactive powers.
8. 3Phase Synchronous Motors: Principle
of operation – torque developed and methods of starting – V
and Inverted V curves – effects of variations of excitation – synchronous condensers.
9.
Single phase induction Motors: Types of single phase motors – Types of Single phase induction
motors – characteristics and methods of starting – shaded
pole induction motor.
PAPER – 3 CIVIL ENGINEERING
(For Post Code No.
1, 2, 4 &
8)
1. BUILDING MATERIALS: Timber: Different
types and species of structural timber, density – moisture relationship, strength in different directions, defects, preservations, and plywood.
Bricks: Types, Indian standard classification, absorption, saturation factor, strength in masonry,
influence of mortar strength on masonry strength.
Cement: Compounds of different types, setting
times, strength.
Cement
mortar: Ingredients, proportions, water demand, mortars
for plastering and masonry.
Concrete: Importance of w/c ratio, strength, ingredients including admixtures, workability, testing
for
strength, mix design methods,
nondestructive testing.
2. STRUCTURAL ANALYSIS: General theorems:
theorems relating to elastic structures, principles of virtual work, strain energy in elastic structures, complementary energy, Castigliano’s theorem, Betti’s and Maxwell’s reciprocal theorems.
Analysis of determinate structures – Deflection of determinate beams by double integration Macaulay’s moment area and conjugate beam methods, Analysis of indeterminate skeletal
framesMoment distribution, Slope deflection, Kani’s, Stiffness and
force methods, Energy methods,
Plastic analysis
of indeterminate beams and simple portal frames..
3. DESIGN OF STEEL STRUCTURES: Principles of limit state method. Plastic
sections, Design of bolted and welded connections, Design of tension,
compression members and
beams, axially
and eccentrically loaded joints, Simple connection of bracket plates to columns, beam to beam and beam to column connections, design of framed, unstiffened and stiffened seat connections. Design of industrial roofs. Principles of ultimate load design.
Design of simple members.
4. DESIGN OF CONCRETE AND MASONRY STRUCTURES: Limit state design for bending, Shear, Axial compression and combined forces. Codal provision for slabs, Beams, Columns and footings. Principles
of
prestressed concrete design,
Materials, Methods of prestressing, losses. Design of simple members
and determinate structures. Design of brick masonry as per IS codes.
5. CONSTRUCTION PLANNING AND MANAGEMENT: Bar chart, Linked bar chart, Work break down structures, Activity – on – arrow diagrams. Critical path, Probabilistic activity durations, Event based networks.
PERT network: Timecost
study, Crashing, Resource allocation.
6.
HYDRAUICS, AND WATER RESOURCE ENGINEERING: Open Channel flow : types of flows  Type of channels
– Velocity distribution – Energy and momentum correction factors, uniform flow and calculation of uniform flow, most economical section, Specific energy, critical flow conditions, critical depth computation, NonUniform flow: Assumptions and Equation for Gradually varied flow, types of channel bottom slopes, classification of surface
profiles.
Rapidly varied flow, hydraulic jump, energy dissipation. Hydraulic
Similitude: Dimensional analysisRayleigh’s method and Buckingham’s pi theorem –Geometric,
kinematic and dynamic similarities  dimensionless numbers – model and prototype relations. Distorted and nondistorted models.
Hydrological cycle and its components, Precipitation and related data analysis, Evaporation and transpiration; Shydrograph, Unit hydrographs. Floods and their management, Probable maximum
Flood; Streams and their gauging;
Routing of floods;
Capacity of reservoirs.
Multipurpose uses of water; SoilPlantWater relationships, Irrigation systems, Water demand assessment; Storages and their yields, Ground water yield and well Hydraulics; Water logging, drainage design. Design of rigid boundary canals, Lacey’s and tractive force concepts in canal design, Lining of Canals, Sediment transport in canals, Nonoverflow and overflow section of gravity dams and their design, Energy dissipaters, tail water rating; Design of head works,
Distribution works, Falls, Crossdrainage works, Outlets, River training.
7.
ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING: Water Supplying Engineering: Sources of supply, Yields, Design of intakes and conductors, Estimation of demand. Water quality standards, Control of water borne diseases. Primary and
secondary treatment. Conveyance and distribution systems of treated water, Leakages and control. Rural water supply. Institutional
and industrial water supply.
Waste Water engineering: Urban rain water disposal, Systems of sewage collection and disposal.
Design of sewers and sewerage
systems, Pumping.
Characteristics of sewage and its treatment.
Disposal of products of sewage treatment. Plumbing systems. Rural and semi urban sanitation.
Solid Waste Management: Sources and effects of air pollution, Monitoring of air pollution, Noise pollution,
Standards, Ecological chain and balance.
Environmental impact
assessment.
8.
SOIL MECHANICS
AND FOUNDATION ENGINEERING: Properties and classification of soil, Compaction, Permeability and Seepage, Flow nets, Compressibility and consolidation. Stress distribution in soils, Shearing resistance, Stresses and failure. Soil testing in laboratories and in situ, Earth pressure
theories, Soil exploration. Types of foundations, Selection criteria, bearing capacity, Settlement, laboratory and field tests, Design of shallow foundations. Types of piles and their design
and layout. Foundations on expansive
soils.
9.
SURVEYING
AND TRANSPORT ENGINEERING: Classification of surveys, Scales, Accuracy, Measurement of distances, Direct and indirect methods, Optical and electronic devices, Measurement of directions, Prismatic compass, Local attraction, Theodolites, Types, Measurement of elevations, Spirit and trigonometric leveling, Contours, Digital elevation modeling concept, Establishment of control by triangulations and traversing, Measurement and adjustment of observations, Computation of coordinates, Field astronomy, Concept of global positioning system, Map preparation by plane tabling and by photogrammetry, Remote
sensing concepts, Map substitutes.
Planning
of Highway systems, Alignment and geometric design, Horizontal and
vertical
curves, Grade separation, Highway Materials and construction methods for different surfaces and maintenance. Principles of pavement design, Drainage. Traffic surveys, Intersections, Signaling,
Mass transit systems,
Accessibility, Networking.
Paper3 MECHANICAL
ENGINEERNG
(For Post Code No.
5 only)
1. Thermodynamics
Definition
of system & control
volume, properties and state of a substance,
units of mass, length, time, force, energy and work; Equality of temperature, Zeroth Law; Properties of Pure Substances – Pure substance; phase change and phase equilibrium; properties tables and diagrams; Ideal gas law, deviation
from ideal law and compressibility factor; Work & Energy – Definition of work and energy; First Law of Thermodynamics; internal energy, enthalpy and specific heat of gases, liquids and solids; energy analysis of closed system; mass and energy analysis of control volumes; Second law of Thermodynamics – Thermal efficiency and coefficient of performance; KelvinPlanck and Clausius statements and their equivalence; reversibility and its departure; Carnot cycle; thermodynamic temperature scale; Entropy – Clausius inequality; entropy change for pure substance; entropy generation and principle of entropy increase; entropy change for reversible process; entropy change for ideal gases; Energy – Work potential of energy; reversible work and irreversibility; Second Law efficiency; Energy change of a system;
Energy transfer by heat, work and mass; Energy balance
for closed system and control volumes; Power & Refrigeration Cycles – Air standard power cycles: Otto Cycle, Diesel Cycle, Stirling &
Ericsson Cycle; Brayton Cycle and its variants;
Second law analysis of gas power cycles; Rankine Cycle and its variants;
Vapour Compression Cycle; Second law analysis of vapour
power cycles.
2. Heat Transfer
Steady
state conduction in one and twodimensional systems – one dimensional unsteady state conduction; analytical and numerical methods. Extended surface heat transfer (Fins). Convection: Basic equations, Dimensional analysis, Boundary layers; Forced convections: External and internal flows, correlations, Natural convection and Mixed convection. Design of heat exchangers: LMTD and NTU methods. Radiation heat transfer:
Basic laws, properties of surfaces, view factors, network method and enclosure analysis for gray – diffuse enclosures containing transparent media, engineering treatment of gas radiation; boiling and condensation.
3. Refrigeration and Air Conditioning
Refrigerating machines, heat pump, vapour
compression system, second law efficiency of vapour compression cycle,
refrigerants – selection of a refrigerant; thermodynamic, chemical and physical requirements, substitutes of CFC refrigerants;
Multistage systems, components of a refrigerator – Compressor, condensers, expansion devices, evaporators; Gas cycle refrigeration;
Vapour absorption.
system; Properties of moist air and psychometric chart; Psychrometry of airconditioning processes; solar radiation, heat transfer
through buildings and load calculations; Component design of airconditioning units.
4. Turbomachines
Dimensional analysis – incompressible and compressible fluid analysis, performance characteristics for low and high speed machines, cavitation; 2D Cascades – cascade geometry, flow characteristics, forces, performance, turbine cascades; Axial flow turbines – mean line
analysis, velocity vector
diagram, thermodynamic analysis, multistaging
and
losses per stage of axial turbines, effect of reaction on efficiency, turbine blade cooling; axial compressor – mean line analysis,
velocity diagram, thermodynamic analysis, multistage analysis, high Mach number compressors, stall and surge phenomenon; Centrifugal Pumps,
fans and compressors – their definitions and differences, Thermodynamic analysis, diffuser performance, slip factor, Performance analysis, chocking in a compressor; Hydraulic Turbines
– Pelton, Francis
and Kaplan turbines,
cavitation.
5. Theory of Machines
Basic Kinematic
concepts: Introduction to mechanisms, Links, Kinematic pairs, Kinematic chains, Mechanism and Inversions, Kennedy’s theorem, Velocity and acceleration in mechanism, Relative velocity methods, Instantaneous center of rotation, Acceleration diagram, Acceleration center. Cams: Synthesis of translating flatface, translating roller and oscillating roller follower cams. Gears: terminology, fundamental law of gearing, involute profile, Interference and undercutting, minimum number of teeth, contact ratio,
bevel,
helical, spiral and worm gears, Gear Trains – simple, compound and epicyclic gear trains; sliding
gear
boxes and synchronous gear boxes.
Dynamics
of machines: Dynamics of Rigid Bodies in Plane Motion; Dynamic Force Analysis of Machines. Balancing of inertia forces: Balancing of rotors, balancing of inline internal combustion engines. Friction Devices: Introduction to friction, Belt, chain and rope drive,
Transmission of Power through friction clutch.
6. Machine Design
Design consideration – limits, fits, tolerances, and standardization, a brief introduction to strength of materials, modes of failure, failure theories, design of shafts under static and fatigue loadings, design of springs – helical, compression, tension, torsional and leaf springs,
design of joints – threaded fasteners, preloaded bolt joints,
welded and glued joints, design and analysis of sliding and rolling contact bearings,
analysis and applications of power screws and couplings, analysis
of clutches and brakes,
design of belt and chain drives,
design of spur and helical gears.
7. Machine Drawing
and Solid Modelling
Principle
of drawing. Introduction to machine drawing, production drawing, assembly drawing. Different sectional views. Fits, limits, tolerances and surface finish. Introduction to computer aided design, fundamentals of computer graphics; geometric modelling of synthetic curves: Hermite, Bezier, Bspline, NURBS. Parametric representation of
surfaces:
plane, ruled, revolution; Part modelling techniques: wireframe, surface and solid modelling, data representation and exchange formats, geometry and topology. Threedimensional transformations and projections. Solid
modelling of different machine elements. Example, threads, bolts and nuts, welded and riveted joints,
shafts, keys, cotter and pin joints;
couplings and clutches, springs,
belts and pulleys;
bearings, gears. Assembly of different
components of IC engine.
8. Engineering
Materials
Concepts
of metallurgy and materials science, types of materials (metals, ceramics, polymers, hybrids), material properties (structural and functional), application orientated material design, some case studies: biomaterials, automotive, aerospace, etc. Structure of metals, Determination of structure and chemical composition, concepts of alloys, phase and phase diagrams. Imperfections in crystalspoint defects, dislocations and voids, theory of dislocations, strengthening mechanisms, diffusion in solids, heat treatments
and phase transformations, mechanical
response and microstructureproperty relationship.
9. Manufacturing
Science
Introduction to Manufacturing and its evolution,
Net and nearnet
shape manufacturing; Metal Casting: Solidification of Alloys and its mechanism,
Gating System Design and Estimation of Solidification time, Riser Design and Riser Placement, Process Variations, Defects and Product Design; Metal Forming: Mechanism of plastic deformation, fundamentals of plasticity, Introduction to Force equilibrium
method, State of Stress
and boundary conditions
in Upsetting/forging, Rolling, Wire and tube drawing,
Extrusion and Deep
Drawing, Defects, Load estimation
for one plane strain and one axisymmetric bulk deformation processes, Analysis of Deep Drawing and Bending, Introduction to High velocity forming processes; Powder Processing (Metals and Ceramics), Polymer Part Manufacturing, Introduction and properties of polymer melts and Viscoelasticity, Processing of Thermoplastics (Extrusion, Injection Molding, Blow Molding, Rotational Molding) and Thermosets (compression and transfer molding), Tool and product design principles; Rapid Manufacturing: Need for Rapid Prototyping/Rapid Tooling/Rapid Manufacturing, Introduction to Processes for Prototyping, Tooling and Manufacturing; Joining
and
Welding: Introduction, Solid State and Fusion Joining, Brazing and Soldering, Mechanical and Adhesive Joining, Metal and nonmetal joining; Metrology: Tolerancing (Dimensional and Geometric) principles and their measurements (Geometrical tolerances using point data), Interferometry – principles, flatness testing using optical
flat, optical interferometers.
Conventional Removal and Finishing Processes: Importance of Material Removal and allied processes, classification; Chip Formation; Types of Chips; Tool Specification: Coordinate and Orthogonal Systems; Mechanics of Metal Cutting: Merchant’s Circle Diagram, Stress, Strain and Strain Rate, determination of Shear Plane Angle; Tool Wear and Tool Life; Variables
affecting Tool Life; Practical
Machining Operations: Turning, drilling, milling;
Finishing
Operations: Grinding (MRR estimation, Wheel Specifications, Wheel Wear) and other processes; Economics of machining: Minimum Production Cost Criterion, Maximum Production Rate and Maximum Profit Rate Criteria; Unconventional Removal and Finishing
Processes:
Abrasive Jet Machining, Ultrasonic Machining; Electro Discharge Machining; Abrasive Jet Machining; Electron Beam Machining; Laser Beam Machining, Finishing processes (AFM and other variants);
Miniaturization and its importance, MicroManufacturing Processes (Additive, formative and Removal), Scaling laws with emphasis on micro
Manufacturing.
10. Computer
Integrated Manufacturing
Current developments in CAD feature based modeling, design by feature, function, feature linkages, application of feature based models, parametric modeling; Computer Aided Manufacturing: fundamentals of part programming, path generation, post processing and verification; Group Technology, Computer aided process planning (CAPP), computer aided inspection and reverse engineering, manufacturing process simulation, virtual and distributed manufacturing,
computer integrated manufacturing.
11. Industrial Engineering
Basics of
probability and statistics, Linear Programming
and
applications, Queuing theory
and its applications, forecasting approaches, Monte Carlo simulation procedure. Inventory models discussion (deterministic and probabilistic Models), News vendor model, Inventory Planning and Control, Decision support system tools, Economic Order Quantity (EOQ). Product Design: Design for Manufacture
and
Assembly (DFMA), Concurrent engineering
Work systems design: Work study and classifications, Method study – work measurement, work sampling, Cost Estimation, Calculation of Machining Times, Cost Depreciation, Productivity, Productivity Measurement, Time study, Recording
Techniques for Work Study,
Information Collection Techniques, Job Evaluation, Ranking system, Incentive Schemes, Individual Group Companywide Bonus Schemes, Behavioural aspects of Incentives Plant layout, Ergonomics, CRAFT, Cellular Manufacturing, Scheduling, Assembly Line Balancing, Future directions in Production. Quality management and control: Quality Improvement, Cost of Quality, Statistical Process Control, Central Tendency and Dispersion, Control Charts, Acceptance Sampling, New Quality Concepts, Taguchi Methods, Design of Experiments (DoE), Robust Design, Ishikawa Diagram, ISO certification, Kaizen, Zero Defects Program, Total Quality
Management (TQM), Six Sigma; Maintenance Management: Preventive and breakdown maintenance approaches, reliability, Work study for Maintenance, Total Productive Maintenance (TPM), Spare Parts Management, Characteristics and classification of Spare parts; Supply Chain design, scheduling, layout design: Materials Requirement Planning (MRP), MRPII, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Logistic, Distribution and Supply chain Management, Applications of News vendor model in supply chain.
12. Modelling and Simulation
Introduction to modelling and simulation, introduction to symbolic and numerical computations, degrees of freedom, modelling in dependent and independent coordinates, Lagrange equations, state space formulation, NewtonRaphson method, explicit integrator, implicit integrator, dynamics of constrained mechanical systems as differential algebraic equations, Baumgaurte stabilization, Gauss principle,
and inverse problems.
Paper3
COMMON TO CIVIL AND MECHANICAL ENGINEERING
(For Post Code No. 6 & 7)
1. ENGINEERING
DRAWING:
Conic Sections including the Rectangular Hyperbola. Cycloid, Epicycloid and Hypocycloid, Involute. Scales – Plain, Diagonal and Vernier Scales. Principles of Orthographic Projections – Conventions – Projections of Points and Lines Projections of Plane regular geometric figures, Projections of Regular Solids – Auxiliary Views. Sections or Sectional views of Right Regular Solids – Prism, Cylinder, Pyramid, Cone – Auxiliary views – Sections of Sphere. Development of Surfaces of Right Regular Solids – Prism, Cylinder, Pyramid and Cone Principles of Isometric Projection – Isometric Scale – Isometric Views – Conventions – Isometric Views of Lines, Plane Figures, Simple and Compound Solids – Isometric Projection of objects having non isometric lines. Isometric Projection of Spherical Parts. Conversion of Isometric Views to Orthographic Views
and
Viceversa – Conventions
Auto CAD: Basic principles.
2. Environmental science:
Definition, Scope and Importance – Need for Public Awareness. Renewable and non renewable resources – Natural resources and associated problems – Forest resources – Use and over – exploitation,
deforestation– Timber extraction – Mining, dams and other effects on forest and tribal people – Water resources – Use and over utilization of surface and ground water – Floods, drought, conflicts over water, dams – benefits and problems  Mineral
resources: Use and exploitation, environmental effects of extracting and using mineral resources.  Food resources:
World food problems, changes caused by agriculture and overgrazing, effects
of modern agriculture, fertilizerpesticide problems, water logging,
salinity.
 Energy resources: Growing energy needs, renewable and nonrenewable energy sources use of alternate
energy sources. Land resources: Land as a resource, land degradation, man induced landslides, soil erosion and desertification. Role of an individual in conservation of natural
resources. Equitable use of resources
for sustainable lifestyles.
3.
ECOSYSTEMS: Concept of an ecosystem.  Structure
and function of an ecosystem.  Producers, consumers and decomposers.  Energy flow in the ecosystem
 Ecological succession.  Food chains,
food webs and ecological pyramids.  Introduction, types and characteristic features, Structure and function of Forest, Grassland, Desert and Aquatic ecosystems.
4.
BIODIVERSITY AND ITS CONSERVATION: Introduction  Definition: genetic, species and ecosystem diversity.  Biogeographical classification of India  Value of biodiversity: consumptive use,
productive use, social, ethical, aesthetic
and option values  . Biodiversity at global, national
and local levels. India as a megadiversity nation  Hotsports of biodiversity  Threats
to biodiversity: habitat loss, poaching of wildlife, manwildlife conflicts.  Endangered
and endemic species
of
India – Conservation of biodiversity: Insitu
and Exsitu conservation of biodiversity.
Definition, Cause, effects and control measures of Air pollution, Water pollution, Soil pollution, Marine pollution, Noise pollution, Thermal pollution
and Nuclear hazards.
5. SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT: Causes, effects and control measures of urban and industrial wastes.  Role of an individual in prevention of pollution.
6. DISASTER MANAGEMENT: floods, earthquake, cyclone and landslides.
7. SOCIAL ISSUES AND THE ENVIRONMENT: From Unsustainable to Sustainable development  Urban problems
related to energy – Water conservation, rain water harvesting, watershed management  Resettlement and rehabilitation of people; its problems
and concerns. Environmental ethics: Issues and possible solutions. Climate change, global warming, acid rain, Open zoneone layer depletion,
nuclear accidents and holocaust. Wasteland reclamation. Consumerism and waste products. Environment Protection Act. Air (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act. Water (Prevention and control of Pollution) Act. Wildlife Protection Act. Forest Conservation Act  Issues involved in enforcement of environmental legislation.
Public awareness.
8. HUMAN POPULATION AND THE ENVIRONMENT: Population growth, variation among nations. Population explosion  Family
Welfare Programme. Environment and human health. Human Rights.
Value Education. HIV/AIDS. Women and Child Welfare. Role of information Technology in Environment and human
health.
9. PRINCIPLES OF ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONIC
ENGINEERING:
i. Electrical Circuits  RLC Parameters, Voltage and Current Independent and Dependent Sources, Source Transformation – V–I relationship for Passive elements, Kirchoff’s Laws, Network
reduction techniques – series, parallel, series parallel, star–todelta,
deltatostar transformation,
ii. Single Phase AC Circuits  R.M.S. and Average values, Form Factor, steady state analysis of series, Parallel and Series parallel Combinations of R, L and
C with Sinusoidal
excitation, concept of reactance, Impedance, Susceptance and Admittance – phase and phase difference,
Concept of Power
Factor, jnotation.
iii. PN Junction Diode  Diode equation,
Energy Band diagram, Volt Ampere characteristic, Temperature dependence, Static and dynamic resistances, Equivalent circuit, Diffusion and Transition
Capacitances.
iv. Bipolar Junction Transistor (BJT)  Construction, Principle of Operation, Symbol, Amplifying Action,
Common Emitter, Common Base and Common Collector configurations. Concepts
of
Feedback amplifiers and Oscillators
v. Special Purpose Devices  Breakdown
Mechanisms in Semi Conductor Diodes, Zener diode characteristics, Use of Zener diode as
simple regulator.
vi. Rectifiers and Linear ICs: PN junction diode applications as Half ware, full ware and Bridge Rectifiers, characteristics of OpAmp, Application of Op – Amps (Inverting, Non – Inverting, Differentiator and Integrator)
10. COMPUTER
FUNDAMENTALS:
Basics
of computer and its operation:
Functional Components and their interconnections, concept of Booting, Use of Operating
System for directory
listing, hierarchical directory structure, renaming, deleting files/folders, Memory and types of memory, working with USB flash drives, copying files, concepts of path and pathname, switching between tasks, installation/removal
of
applications.
PAPER3
ELECTRICAL ENGINEERIN
(For Post Code No.
3 AEE (Electrical) in Roads & Buildings Engg. Service. only)
1. Transmission & Distribution: Line constants
– Inductance and Capacitance calculations – Representation of over head
Lines – Short, Medium and Long lines – ABCD constants – Mechanical
Design – Sag, Tension Calculations, Tuned
Power Lines.
2.
Over Head Line Insulators: Types of Insulators
– Potential distributions over a string
of suspension insulators
– string efficiency – Methods of improving
string efficiency.
3.
Underground Cables: Insulation of cables – Grading of cables – Capacitance Measurement in cables
– Testing of Cables – Power frequency withstand tests.
4.
Fault Calculations: Balanced Fault calculations on systems – Symmetrical components –
Types
of
faults – Analysis of unbalanced faults.
5. Generating Stations: Location and types, types of hydroelectric power stations, layout of a hydropower plant, types of turbines used – Pumped storage installations – Layout of thermal electric power stations, types
of turbines
used, condensers, cooling towers, boiler feed pump; energy flow diagram of steam
power plant. Nuclear power generation; nuclear fission – types of nuclear
power reactors – Principle of a fast breeder
reactor.
6. Protection: Characteristic of Relays – Over current, directional and distance protection of lines. Protection of Alternators against stator faults, rotor faults, loss of excitation, unbalanced loading, overloading, failure of primemover. Over speeding and over voltage. Protection of transformers against winding
faults, overloads and external short
circuits.
7. Circuit Breakers: Airblast,
oil, minimum oil, vacuum – sulphur hexafluoride and d.c. circuit
breakers – Relative merits
and
demerits.
8.
Economic
Aspects: Generation costs and their classification, load curve, load utilization and plant capacity
factors. Load sharing between base load and peakload
stations. Load forecasting. Economical distribution of load between unit within a plant and between plants. Modeling
of fuel costs for thermal generation. Optimal operation
of an all thermal generating system
and
of a hydrothermal system. Consideration of transmission losses.
9. Utilization of Electrical Energy: Industrial drives – Motors
for
various drives – Estimating and Rating – Testing
of D.C. and A.C. motors
– Neutral Earthing.
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