SSC JE 2018 Exam Pattern & Syllabus

SSC JE 2018 Exam Pattern & Syllabus

Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has released SSC JE 2017 Notification to recruit eligible candidates for Junior Engineer Civil, Mechanical, and Electrical Posts. Therefore, candidates who want to apply for SSC JE Recruitment 2017-18 via an online process which has been closed on 17th November 2017. After the notification declaration, candidates are able to fill SSCJE Application Form 2017-18 for the examination of JE. The Commission has notified JE posts for different government departments. The department has notified various posts in Civil and Electrical. for the eligible and interested candidates. SSC department allowed the aspirants to fill the online application form for SSC JE for their favorable posts. SSC keeps liberating Junior Engineer posts for Civil, Mechanical, and Electrical divisions. The department allows candidates to file the application form at ssc.nic.in that is the official site for Staff Selection Commission.

Here, candidates can check full details about the SSC JE 2017-18 recruitment such as eligibility criteria, age limit, vacancy details, how to fill SSC JE 2017 Online Form, application fee, exam dates, etc.

Latest Updates: SSC JE 2017-18 Exam online form submission has been closed now. The computer based written examination will be held from 22nd January to 25th January 2018.
SSC JE 2017-18 Corrigendum for Education Qualification:

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About SSC: SSC stands for Staff Selection Commission is one of the most famous government department in India. It takes the responsibility to notify candidates about jobs at many levels such as SSC CGL, CHSL and so on. Staff Selection Commission is known as Karmchari Chayan Aayog in Hindi. It holds the full responsibility of candidates to liberate jobs for the various government department and subordinate offices. The headquarter for SSC is located in New Delhi that is the capital city of India.

SSC consists seven regional offices in India at different locations. The locations include Allahabad, Mumbai, Kolkata, Guwahati, Chennai and Bangalore. It also includes two sub-regional offices at Raipur and Chandigarh. On 4th November 1975, Government Of India (GOI) formed a commission that was called Subordinate Service Commission. From 26th September 1977, Subordinate Services Commission was renamed as Staff Selection Commission that is commonly known as SSC.

SSC JE 2017 Vacancy Details :

SSC has notified the interested and eligible candidates for Junior Engineer (JE) posts as in the form of National Level test organized by SSC. All the eligible aspirants filled the online application form for SSC JE 2017-18. For more details about SSC JE recruitment 2017 Vacancy, check the details beneath herein:

  • Department Name: Staff Selection Commission (SSC)
  • Total Number of Vacancies: – 5000 (Expected)
  • Post Name: Junior Engineer (JE) (Civil, Electrical, Mechanical)
  • Job Location: All India (Based on Rank)
  • Official Site: ssc.nic.in OR ssconline.nic.in
  • Type of Job: Government Jobs

Pay Scale:-

The pay scale for Junior Engineer will be accordance with department, posts and other strategies.

Post Grade Pay Gross Salary
Junior Engineer (Civil) 4,200 32667 – 37119
Junior Engineer (Mechanical) 4,200 32667 – 37119
Junior Engineer (Electrical) 4,200 32667 – 37119
Junior Engineer(Electrical and Mechanical) 4,200 32667 – 37119
Junior Engineer (Quantity Surveying & Contract) 4,200 32667 – 37119

SSC JE 2016 Tentative Vacancies

Department Name of Post UR OBC SC ST Total Grade Pay
M/o Defence (DGQA-NAVAL) JE (Mechanical) 4 5 2 1 12 4200
JE (Electrical) 7 3 4 2 16 4200
Central Water Power Research Station JE (Civil) 3 2 1 1 7 4200
JE (Electrical) 0 1 0 0 1 4200
Farrakka Barrage project (M/o water Resources) JE (Civil) 14 0 0 0 14 4200
JE (Mechanical) 2 0 0 0 2 4200
JE (Electrical) 2 0 0 0 2 4200
D/o Post JE (Civil) 0 0 0 1 1 4200
Central Water Commission JE (Civil) 37 37 27 6 107 4200
JE (Mechanical) 4 4 3 0 11 4200
Military Engineering Service (ARMY HQ) JE (Civil) 120 63 30 14 227 4200
JE (Electrical & Mechanical) 92 45 27 14 178 4200
JE (Quantity Surveying and Contract) 75 30 14 6 125 4200
CPWD JE (Civil) 302 160 89 44 595 4200
JE (Electrical) 107 56 31 15 209 4200
Total 769 406 228 104 1507

SSC JE 2016 Vacancy Details

SSC JE 2017 Important Dates :

Events Dates (Tentative)
Starting Date to Fill SSC JE Online Application Forms 2017 21st October 2017
Last Date to Apply Online for SSC JE 2017 Exam 17th November 2017
Offline Challan Generation Last Date Date 17th November (upto 5:00 pm)
Payment Through SBI Challan 20th November (upto 5:00 pm)
SSC JE 2017-18 Tier-I Admit Card Release Date January 2018
SSC JE Tier-I Exam Date (CBE* ) 22nd to 25th January 2018
SSC JE Tier-I Result Declaration Date  March 2018
SSC JE Tier-II Admit Card 2017-18 29th April 2018
SSC JE Tier-II Exam Date 2017-18 (DES) Update Soon
SSC JE Tier-II Result 2017-18 Update Soon

SSC JE 2017 Eligibility Criteria :

Staff Selection Commission has fixed criteria that candidates have to follow if they are interested in filling SSC JE 2017 Online Form. This educational and age limit is set by SSC department for JE Exam. The aspirants who come under the eligibility quota can fill the online application form for SSC JE 2017 vacancy. To check whether you are eligible or not, read the criteria mentioned below here:

Educational Qualification (As on 1st January 2018): The educational qualification for SSC JE recruitment will have two sub-categories. The candidates who want to apply for SSC JE Civil jobs and SSC JE Mechanical and Electrical must be eligible as:

  • Junior Engineer (Civil): CPWD – B.E. / B.Tech. / Diploma in Civil Engineering from a recognized University/Institute.
  • Junior Engineer (Civil): Department of Posts – B.E. / B.Tech. / 3 years Diploma in Civil engineering from a recognized University/Institute.
  • Junior Engineer (Electrical): CPWD – B.E. / B.Tech. / Diploma in Electrical Engineering from a recognized University/Institute.
  • Junior Engineer (Electrical): Department of Posts- B.E. / B.Tech. / 3 years Diploma in Electrical engineering from a recognized University/Institute.
  • Junior Engineer (Civil & Mechanical): Central Water Commission – B.E. / B.Tech. / Diploma in Civil/Mechanical Engineering from a recognized University/Institute.
  • Junior Engineer (Electrical & Mechanical): MES – B.E. / B.Tech. in Electrical/Mechanical Engineering OR 3 years Diploma in Electrical/Mechanical Engineering from a recognized University/Institute and with 2 years work experience in electrical/mechanical engineering works.
  • Junior Engineer (Civil): MES – B.E. / B.Tech. in Civil Engineering OR 3 years Diploma in Civil Engineering from a recognized University/Institute and with 2 years work experience in civil engineering works.
  • Junior Engineer (QS&C): MES – B.E. / B.Tech. / 3 years Diploma in Civil engineering from a recognized University/Institute OR Passed an Intermediate examination in Building and Quantity Surveying (Sub Divisional-II) from the Institute of Surveyors (India).

SSC JE 2017 Age Limit :

Age Limit (as on 1st January 2018): The Aspirants should be between 18 to 32 years of age to apply for the SSC JE 2017 Recruitment. The relaxation in age will be applicable as per government rules in Staff Selection Commission. In SSC JE vacancy, the different posts have different age limits that are expressed here.

  • For Junior Engineer (Civil, Electrical, and Mechanical), Central Water Commission and CPWD the candidate’s age must be equal or less than 32 years.
  • For Junior Engineer (Civil, Electrical & Mechanical), MES candidate’s age should not be exceed 30 years.
  • For Junior Engineer (Civil and Electrical), Department of Post and Junior Engineer (Surveying and contract), MES candidate’s age should be between 18 to 27 years.

Note: Candidates are advised to check SSC JE 2017 Notification to get more details about age limit and age relaxation.

SSC JE Application Form 2017 :

The interested and eligible candidates will have to fulfill all the eligibility criteria, age limit, educational qualification and other necessary things to file an application form. If the candidates will fill all the requirements they can apply for SSC JE 2017 Recruitment exam for various departments. SSC Junior Engineer consists application form in two parts: Part I and Part II.

To fill the online application form for SSC JE for part I candidates have to fill all the common details such as name, mother’s name, father’s name, address, email address, mobile number, domicile, category etc. After completing full online form of SSC JE part I candidates have to click on submit button. In this way, they will get registration number and password for the part II registration.

In the next process applicants, have to input their application id and password to apply for part II registration. In part, second registration candidates have to submit educational qualification and then they will have to upload scanned copies of passport size photograph and signature at the specified size.

There is some necessary information that candidates should have in their mind while filling the online application form. Mind all these points mentioned below before filling the SSC Junior Engineer online application form.

  • As a first step, the candidates are supposed to register them online on the website and fill out the application form within the time period provided.
  • Only online applications are required to be submitted at the official website for SSC JE 2017 Recruitment process.
  • Only one online application is permitted to be submitted by an applicant for the posts of Junior Engineer (Civil, Mechanical & Electrical & Quantity Surveying & Contract).
  • Consequently, the applicants are recommended to exercise due persistence at the time of filling their application forms.
  • At the time of appearing in examination, the candidates will be compulsory to submit a SSC JE 2017 Application From that he has submitted only one application.
  • In case of multiple applications, the last application for which Part-I and Part-II registration have been completed will be accepted.

Check SSC JE 2017 Official Notification – Click Here 

Fill SSC JE 2017 Application Form – Click Here (Closed Now)

SSC JE 2017 Exam Pattern :

SSC JE 2017 Examination will take place in 2 stages. The examination will be organized based on the latest pattern decided by Staff Selection Commission. The paper first will be of 200 marks whereas paper second will carry 300 marks. Total 1/4th marks will be deducted for each wrong answer.

SSC JE 2017 Exam Pattern:-

Paper Subjects Max. Marks Duration Of Exam
Paper – I (MCQs) General Intelligence & Reasoning 50 2 Hours
General Awareness 50
Part A- General Engineering (civil & structural) 100
Part B- General Engineering (electrical)
Part C- General Engineering (mechanical)
Paper – II (Conventional) Part A- General Eng. (civil & structural) 300 2 Hours
Part B- General Eng. (electrical)
Part C- General Eng. (mechanical)

According to the examination pattern of SSC JE by Staff Selection Commission, the appearing applicants for the post of JE (civil), JE (quantity surveying & contract) should attempt Part A (civil & structural) of paper I & II.

On the other hand appearing aspirants for JE (electrical) need to attempt Part B (electrical) & the candidates appearing for JE (mechanical) have to attempt Part C (mechanical) of Paper I & II.

SSC JE 2018 Selection Procedure :

Candidates can download SSC JE syllabus from the official site in PDF format. The syllabus is the key element in being posted in SSC department for Junior Engineer (JE) post.

SSC Junior Engineer 2017-18 Selection Process

There will be two stages for the selection of candidates. The candidates will have to obtained passing at least passing marks for being selected in SSC JE posts. These two stages are given below:

Stage 1: Computer Based Test

  • Computer Based Test (CBT) will be organized for Paper-I.
  • The Paper-I of SSC JE will be of Objective type.
  • The paper first will carry 200 marks in total containing General Intelligence and Reasoning, General Awareness,
  • Part A: General Engineering (Civil and Structural)
  • Part B: General Engineering (Electrical) and
  • Part C: General Engineering (Mechanical)
  • Applicants who are shortlisted on the basis of performance in Paper-I will be called for Paper –II (Conventional Type)
  • The Paper –I will be conducted from 22nd to 25th Janaury 2018

Stage 2: Written Examination

  • The Paper II will be conventional type
  • The paper second will carry total 300 marks.
  • Part A: General Engineering (Civil and Structural)
  • Part B: General Engineering (Electrical)
  • Part C: General Engineering (Mechanical)

The Final assortment of applicants will be confirmed on the basis of the marks obtained by the aspirants in both Paper-I and Paper-II. The preferences of the posts entered by the candidates will also be given due prominence. Provision to the departments will be completed on the basis of merit.

SSC Junior Engineer Syllabus:

Staff Selection Commission Junior Engineers (Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, Quantity Surveying and Contract) Examination Syllabus details are given below….

The standard of the questions in Engineering subjects will be approximately of the level of Diploma in Engineering (Civil/ Electrical/ Mechanical) from a recognized Institute, Board or University recognized by All India Board of Technical Education. All the questions will be set in SI units. The details of the syllabus are given below:

Prelims Syllabus(Objective) Civil Engineering & Structural Engineering

(i) General Intelligence & Reasoning: The Syllabus for General Intelligence would include questions of both verbal and non-verbal type. The test may include questions on analogies, similarities, differences, space visualization, problem solving, analysis, judgement, decision making, visual memory, discrimination, observation, relationship concepts, arithmetical reasoning, verbal and figure classification, arithmetical number series etc. The test will also include questions designed to test the candidate‘s abilities to deal with abstract ideas and symbols and their relationships, arithmetical computations and other analytical functions.

(ii) General Awareness: Questions will be aimed at testing the candidate’s general awareness of the environment around him/her and its application to society. Questions will also be designed to test knowledge of current events and of such matters of everyday observations and experience in their scientific aspect as may be expected of any educated person. The test will also include questions 11 relating to India and its neighbouring countries especially pertaining to History, Culture, Geography, Economic Scene, General Polity and Scientific Research, etc. These questions will be such that they do not require a special study of any discipline.

(iii) Civil Engineering : Building Materials, Estimating, Costing and Valuation, Surveying, Soil Mechanics, Hydraulics, Irrigation Engineering, Transportation Engineering, Environmental Engineering. Structural Engineering – Theory of Structures, Concrete Technology, RCC Design, Steel Design.

OR

       Structural Engineering :– Theory of Structures, Concrete Technology, RCC Design, Steel Design.

Mains Syllabus(Conventional) Civil Engineering

Building Materials : Physical and Chemical properties, classification, standard tests, uses and manufacture/quarrying of materials e.g. building stones, silicate based materials, cement (Portland), asbestos products, timber and wood based products, laminates, bituminous materials, paints, varnishes.

Estimating, Costing and Valuation : Estimate, glossary of technical terms, analysis of rates, methods and unit of measurement, Items of work – earthwork, Brick work (Modular & Traditional bricks), RCC work, Shuttering, Timber work, Painting, Flooring, Plastering. Boundary wall, Brick building, Water Tank, Septic tank, Bar bending schedule, Centre line method, Mid-section formula, Trapezodial formula, Simpson‘s rule. Cost estimate of Septic tank, flexible pavements, Tube well, isolates and combined footings, Steel Truss, Piles and pile-caps. Valuation – Value and cost, scrap value, salvage value, assessed value, sinking fund, depreciation and obsolescence, methods of valuation.

Surveying : Principles of surveying, measurement of distance, chain surveying, working of prismatic compass, compass traversing, bearings, local attraction, plane table surveying, theodolite traversing, adjustment of theodolite, Levelling, Definition of terms used in levelling, contouring, curvature and refraction corrections, temporary and permanent adjustments of dumpy level, methods of contouring, uses of contour map, tachometric survey, curve setting, earth work calculation, advanced surveying equipment.

Soil Mechanics : Origin of soil, phase diagram, Definitions-void ratio, porosity, degree of saturation, water content, specific gravity of soil grains, unit weights, density index and interrelationship of different parameters, Grain size distribution curves and their uses. Index properties of soils, Atterberg‘s limits, ISI soil classification and plasticity chart. Permeability of soil, coefficient of permeability, determination of coefficient of permeability, Unconfined and confined aquifers, effective stress, quick sand, consolidation of soils, Principles of consolidation, degree of consolidation, pre-consolidation pressure, normally consolidated soil, e-log p curve, computation of ultimate settlement. Shear strength of soils, direct shear test, Vane shear test, Triaxial test. Soil compaction, Laboratory compaction test, Maximum dry density and optimum moisture content, earth pressure theories, active and passive earth pressures, Bearing capacity of soils, plate load test, standard penetration test.

Hydraulics : Fluid properties, hydrostatics, measurements of flow, Bernoulli‘s theorem and its application, flow through pipes, flow in open channels, weirs, flumes, spillways, pumps and turbines.

Irrigation Engineering : Definition, necessity, benefits, 2II effects of irrigation, types and methods of irrigation, Hydrology – Measurement of rainfall, run off coefficient, rain gauge, losses from precipitation – evaporation, infiltration, etc. Water requirement of crops, duty, delta and base period, Kharif and Rabi Crops, Command area, Time factor, Crop ratio, Overlap allowance, Irrigation efficiencies. Different type of canals, types of canal irrigation, loss of water in canals. Canal lining – types and advantages. Shallow and deep to wells, yield from a well. Weir and barrage, Failure of weirs and permeable foundation, Slit and Scour, Kennedy‘s theory of critical velocity. Lacey‘s theory of uniform flow. Definition of flood, causes and effects, methods of flood control, water logging, 13 preventive measure. Land reclamation, Characteristics of affecting fertility of soils, purposes, methods, description of land and reclamation processes. Major irrigation projects in India.

Transportation Engineering : Highway Engineering – cross sectional elements, geometric design, types of pavements, pavement materials – aggregates and bitumen, different tests, Design of flexible and rigid pavements – Water Bound Macadam (WBM) and Wet Mix Macadam (WMM), Gravel Road, Bituminous construction, Rigid pavement joint, pavement maintenance, Highway drainage, Railway Engineering- Components of permanent way – sleepers, ballast, fixtures and fastening, track geometry, points and crossings, track junction, stations and yards. Traffic Engineering – Different traffic survey, speed-flow-density and their interrelationships, intersections and interchanges, traffic signals, traffic operation, traffic signs and markings, road safety.

Environmental Engineering : Quality of water, source of water supply, purification of water, distribution of water, need of sanitation, sewerage systems, circular sewer, oval sewer, sewer appurtenances, sewage treatments. Surface water drainage. Solid waste management – types, effects, engineered management system. Air pollution – pollutants, causes, effects, control. Noise pollution – cause, health effects, control.

  Mains Syllabus(Conventional) Structural Engineering

Theory of structures : Elasticity constants, types of beams – determinate and indeterminate, bending moment and shear force diagrams of simply supported, cantilever and over hanging beams. Moment of area and moment of inertia for rectangular & circular sections, bending moment and shear stress for tee, channel and compound sections, chimneys, dams and retaining walls, eccentric loads, slope deflection of simply supported and cantilever beams, critical load and columns, Torsion of circular section.

Concrete Technology : Properties, Advantages and uses of concrete, cement aggregates, importance of water quality, water cement ratio, workability, mix design, storage, batching, mixing, placement, compaction, finishing and curing of concrete, quality control of concrete, hot weather and cold weather concreting, repair and maintenance of concrete structures.

RCC Design :  RCC beams-flexural strength, shear strength, bond strength, design of singly reinforced and double reinforced beams, cantilever beams. T-beams, lintels. One way and two way slabs, isolated footings. Reinforced brick works, columns, staircases, retaining wall, water tanks (RCC design questions may be based on both Limit State and Working Stress methods). Steel Design : Steel design and construction of steel columns, beams roof trusses plate girders.

 

Prelims Syllabus(Objective) Electrical Engineering & Mechanical Engineering

(i) General Intelligence & Reasoning: The Syllabus for General Intelligence would include questions of both verbal and non-verbal type. The test may include questions on analogies, similarities, differences, space visualization, problem solving, analysis, judgement, decision making, visual memory, discrimination, observation, relationship concepts, arithmetical reasoning, verbal and figure classification, arithmetical number series etc. The test will also include questions designed to test the candidate‘s abilities to deal with abstract ideas and symbols and their relationships, arithmetical computations and other analytical functions.

(ii) General Awareness: Questions will be aimed at testing the candidate’s general awareness of the environment around him/her and its application to society. Questions will also be designed to test knowledge of current events and of such matters of everyday observations and experience in their scientific aspect as may be expected of any educated person. The test will also include questions 11 relating to India and its neighbouring countries especially pertaining to History, Culture, Geography, Economic Scene, General Polity and Scientific Research, etc. These questions will be such that they do not require a special study of any discipline.

(iii)Electrical Engineering : Basic concepts, Circuit law, Magnetic Circuit, AC Fundamentals, Measurement and Measuring instruments, Electrical Machines, Fractional Kilowatt Motors and single phase induction Motors, Synchronous Machines,Generation, Transmission and Distribution, Estimation and Costing, Utilization and Electrical Energy, Basic Electronics.

  OR

Mechanical Engineering :– Theory of Machines and Machine Design, Engineering Mechanics and Strength of Materials, Properties of Pure Substances, 1st Law of Thermodynamics, 2nd Law of Thermodynamics, Air standard Cycles for IC Engines, IC Engine Performance, IC Engines Combustion, IC Engine Cooling & Lubrication, Rankine cycle of System, Boilers, Classification, Specification, Fitting & Accessories, Air Compressors & their cycles, Refrigeration cycles, Principle of Refrigeration Plant, Nozzles & Steam Turbines. Properties & Classification of Fluids, Fluid Statics, Measurement of Fluid Pressure, Fluid kinematics, Dynamics of Ideal fluids, Measurement of Flow rate, basic principles, Hydraulic Turbines, Centrifugal Pumps, Classification of steels.

Mains Syllabus(Conventional) Electrical Engineering

Electrical Engineering Basic concepts : Concepts of resistance, inductance, capacitance, and various factors affecting them. Concepts of current, voltage, power, energy and their units. Circuit law : Kirchhoff‘s law, Simple Circuit solution using network theorems. 14 Magnetic Circuit : Concepts of flux, mmf, reluctance, Different kinds of magnetic materials, Magnetic calculations for conductors of different configuration e.g. straight, circular, solenoidal, etc. Electromagnetic induction, self and mutual induction.

AC Fundamentals : Instantaneous, peak, R.M.S. and average values of alternating waves, Representation of sinusoidal wave form, simple series and parallel AC Circuits consisting of R.L. and C, Resonance, Tank Circuit. Poly Phase system – star and delta connection, 3 phase power, DC and sinusoidal response of R-Land R-C circuit. Measurement and measuring instruments : Measurement of power (1 phase and 3 phase, both active and re-active) and energy, 2 wattmeter method of 3 phase power measurement. Measurement of frequency and phase angle. Ammeter and voltmeter (both moving oil and moving iron type), extension of range wattmeter, Multimeters, Megger, Energy meter AC Bridges. Use of CRO, Signal Generator, CT, PT and their uses. Earth Fault detection.

Electrical Machines : (a) D.C. Machine – Construction, Basic Principles of D.C. motors and generators, their characteristics, speed control and starting of D.C. Motors. Method of braking motor, Losses and efficiency of D.C. Machines. (b) 1 phase and 3 phase transformers – Construction, Principles of operation, equivalent circuit, voltage regulation, O.C. and S.C. Tests, Losses and efficiency. Effect of voltage, frequency and wave form on losses. Parallel operation of 1 phase /3 phase transformers. Auto transformers. (c) 3 phase induction motors, rotating magnetic field, principle of operation, equivalent circuit, torque-speed characteristics, starting and speed control of 3 phase induction motors. Methods of braking, effect of voltage and frequency variation on torque speed characteristics.

Fractional Kilowatt Motors and Single Phase Induction Motors : Characteristics and applications.

Synchronous Machines – Generation of 3-phase e.m.f. armature reaction, voltage regulation, parallel operation of two alternators, synchronizing, control of active and reactive power. Starting and applications of synchronous motors.

Generation, Transmission and Distribution – Different types of power stations, Load factor, diversity factor, demand factor, cost of generation, inter-connection of power stations. Power factor improvement, various types of tariffs, types of faults, short circuit current for symmetrical faults.

Switch-gears – rating of circuit breakers, Principles of arc extinction by oil and air, H.R.C. Fuses, Protection against earth leakage / over current, etc. Buchholtz relay, Merz-Price system of protection of generators & transformers, protection of feeders and bus bars. Lightning arresters, various transmission and distribution system, comparison of conductor materials, efficiency of different system. Cable – Different type of cables, cable rating and derating factor.

Estimation and costing : Estimation of lighting scheme, electric installation of machines and relevant IE rules. Earthing practices and IE Rules.

Utilization of Electrical Energy : Illumination, Electric heating, Electric welding, Electroplating, Electric drives and motors.

Basic Electronics : Working of various electronic devices e.g. P N Junction diodes, Transistors (NPN and PNP type), BJT and JFET. Simple circuits using these devices.

Mains Syllabus(Conventional) Mechanical Engineering

Theory of Machines and Machine Design

Concept of simple machine, Four bar linkage and link motion, Flywheels and fluctuation of energy, Power transmission by belts – V-belts and Flat belts, Clutches – Plate and Conical clutch, Gears – Type of gears, gear profile and gear ratio calculation, Governors – Principles and classification, Riveted joint, Cams, Bearings, Friction in collars and pivots. Engineering Mechanics and Strength of Materials Equilibrium of Forces, Law of motion, Friction, Concepts of stress and strain, Elastic limit and elastic constants, Bending moments and shear force diagram, Stress in composite bars, Torsion of circular shafts, Bucking of columns – Euler‘s and Rankin‘s theories, Thin walled pressure vessels.

Thermal Engineering Properties of Pure Substances : p-v & P-T diagrams of pure substance like H2O, Introduction of steam table with respect to steam generation process; definition of saturation, wet & superheated status. Definition of dryness fraction of steam, degree of superheat of steam. h-s chart of steam (Mollier‘s Chart).

1 st Law of Thermodynamics : Definition of stored energy & internal energy, 1st Law of Thermodynamics of cyclic process, Non Flow Energy Equation, Flow Energy & Definition of Enthalpy, Conditions for Steady State Steady Flow; Steady State Steady Flow Energy Equation.

2 nd Law of Thermodynamics : Definition of Sink, Source Reservoir of Heat, Heat Engine, Heat Pump & Refrigerator; Thermal Efficiency of Heat Engines & co-efficient of performance of Refrigerators, Kelvin – Planck & Clausius Statements of 2nd Law of Thermodynamics, Absolute or Thermodynamic Scale of temperature, Clausius Integral, Entropy, Entropy change calculation of ideal gas processes. Carnot Cycle & Carnot Efficiency, PMM-2; definition & its impossibility.

Air standard Cycles for IC engines : Otto cycle; plot on P-V, T-S Planes; Thermal Efficiency, Diesel Cycle; Plot on P-V, T-S planes; Thermal efficiency. IC Engine Performance, IC Engine Combustion, IC Engine Cooling & Lubrication.

Rankine cycle of steam : Simple Rankine cycle plot on P-V, T-S, h-s planes, Rankine cycle efficiency with & without pump work. Boilers; Classification; Specification;

Fittings & Accessories : Fire Tube & Water Tube Boilers. Air Compressors & their cycles; Refrigeration cycles; Principle of a Refrigeraton Plant; Nozzles & Steam Turbines.

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