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TSPSC Syllabus

TSPSC Syllabus and exam pattern for AEE Posts in Various Engineering Services

The AEE Exam consists of two papers i.e.

  • Paper I- General Studies and General Abilities
  • Paper II- Civil Engineering (Degree Level)

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Paper I- General Studies and General Abilities

  • Current affairs – Regional, National and International.
  • International Affairs.
  • General Science; India’s Achievements in Science and Technology.
  • Environmental issues; Disaster Management- Prevention and Mitigation Strategies.
  • Economic and Social Development of India and Telangana.
  • Physical, Social and Economic Geography of India.
  • Physical, Social and Economic Geography and Demography of Telangana.
  • Socio-economic, Political and Cultural History of Modern India with special emphasis on Indian National Movement.
  • Socio-economic, Political and Cultural History of Telangana with special emphasis on Telangana Statehood Movement and formation of Telangana state.
  • Indian Constitution; Indian Political System; Governance and Public Policy.
  • Social Exclusion; Rights issues such as Gender, Caste, Tribe, Disability etc. and inclusive policies.
  • Society, Culture, Heritage, Literature of Telangana.
  • Policies of Telangana State.
  • Logical Reasoning; Analytical Ability and Data Interpretation.
  • Basic English. (10th class Standard)

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Paper-II: Civil Engineering (Degree Level)

Building Materials And Construction
  • Bricks– Types of Bricks, Indian standard classification, properties;
  • Stones – Types of stones, classification, properties, dressing and polishing of stones; Methods of Quarrying;
  • Cement – Different grades and types of cement, properties and IS specifications;
  • Aggregates – coarse and fine aggregate, properties and IS specifications;
  • Cement Mortar – Proportions of cement mortar for various applications;
  • Concrete – Constituents of Concrete, Different grades of Concrete, mix proportioning using IS Code, Properties of fresh and hardened Concrete;
  • Admixtures– Types of Admixtures
Strength of Materials And Theory of Structures
  • Strength of Materials: Simple stresses and strains, elastic constants and relationship between them; Compound bars; Temperature stresses; Shear forces and bending moment diagrams for beams; Principal stresses and Mohr’s circle of stress, Theory of bending and bending stresses ; Shear stress distribution; Theory of torsion; Springs; Deflections of beams; Thin and thick cylinders;; Analysis of trusses, Betti-Maxwell theorem; Shear centre and unsymmetrical bending.
  • Theory of Structures: Direct and bending stresses; Columns and struts; Strain energy method; Moving loads and influence lines; Arches and suspension bridges; Static and kinematic indeterminacy; Moment distribution, Slope deflection, and Kani’s methods applied to continuous beams and portal frames; Column analogy and matrix methods of analysis.
RCC and Steel Structures
  • Concrete Structures: Materials, permissible stresses and IS Specifications; Working stress methods; Limit State Method – Stress Blocks parameters, design of Beams, Slabs, Columns and Footing; Design for Shear and Torsion; Design of Retaining Walls, Water tanks, and T-Beam Slab bridges; Yield line theory.
  • Steel Structures: Properties of steel sections, permissible stresses, IS Specifications; Riveted and welded joints and connections; Design of simple and compound Beams and Columns, Column bases, Roof trusses, Plate and Gantry Girders; Plate Girder Lattice Girder Railway bridges, and Bearings. Plastic analysis.
    Pre-Stressed Concrete: Basic concepts, material for pre-stressing, losses in Pre-stress, classification of pre-stressing system; Analysis of PSC Sections.
Fluid Mechanics and Hydraulics
  • Fluid Properties; Measurement of Pressure – Manometers;
  • Fluid Kinematics – Classification of Fluids, Stream function and Velocity potential, significance and use of Flownets,
  • Fluid dynamics – Continuity equation, Bernoulli’s equations and Impulse momentum equation;
  • Laminar and Turbulent flow through pipes – significance of Reynolds number,
  • Hagen – Poiseuille’s equation,
  • Darcy – Weisbach equation, Friction factor, Water hammer phenomenon;
  • Compressible flow – Bernoulli’s equation for Isothermal and Adiabatic conditions, Mach Number, Mach cone, stagnation properties; Steady uniform flow through open channels;
  • Gradually varied flows – significance of Froude number, classification and computation of Flow profiles, Hydraulic jump, Surges;
  • Boundary layer – Laminar and Turbulent Boundary layer, Boundary layer thickness, rough and smooth Boundaries, Boundary layer separation; Dimensional analysis and similarity laws;
  • Hydraulic Turbines – classification, Velocity triangles, principles and design of reaction and impulse turbines;
  • Centrifugal pumps – specific speed, work done and efficiency, characteristic curves.
Hydrology and Water Resources Engineering
  • Hydrological cycle;
  • Rainfall – types and measurement, network design; Infiltration – Ф- index;
  • Runoff – process, factors and determination of runoff, dependable yield
  • Floods – flood hydrograph, computation of flood peak using rational formula, unit hydrograph method and Gumbel’s extreme value methods;
  • Groundwater – types of aquifer and properties, Darcy’s law, specific yield, steady radial flow to wells in confined and unconfined aquifers;
  • Irrigation – types and advantages, soil water plant relationship, consumptive use, duty, delta, base period, crops and their water requirements; Single and multipurpose projects;
  • Dams – classification, forces and design of Gravity dam and Earth dam;
  • Spillways – types, energy dissipation, stilling basin, Appurtenances;
  • Canals – alignment, Kennedy’s and Lacey’s theories, lining of Canals;
  • Weirs – components, design of vertical drop and sloping glacis weir;
  • Seepage forces – Bligh’s Theory, Khosla’s theory;
  • Canal falls – types and design principles
  • Cross drainage works – classification and design principles of aqueducts;
  • Hydropower– classification and principle components of Hydroelectric power plants.
Environmental Engineering
  • Water Supply – objectives, rate of demand, population forecasts;
  • Analysis of Water – classification, design of coagulation, sedimentation, filtration, disinfection and softening processes;
  • Methods of layout of distribution pipes – Hardy cross method;
  • Waste water engineering – systems of sewerage, hydraulic formula and design of sewers, BOD, COD, self purification of natural streams, methods of sewage disposal;
  • Treatment of sewage – principles and design of grit chamber, sedimentation tanks, trickling filters, activated sludge process, sludge digestion tanks, septic tanks;
  • Municipal solid waste – characteristics, collection and transportation of solid wastes;
  • Air Pollution – types and sources of pollutants, air quality standards;
  • Noise pollution – Impacts and permissible limits, measurement and control of noise pollution.
Transportation Engineering
  • Highway Classification as per IRC; Highway alignment; Engineering Surveys; Geometric Design; Cross sectional elements of road; Gradient;
  • Grade compensation;Traffic Surveys – speed, Volumes, origin and destination; Highway capacity and level of service as per HCM 2000
  • Intersection – at grade and grade separated; Channelization; Rotary intersection;
  • signal design – webstar method, traffic signs, pavement marking; Parking studies, accidental studies, pavement types, Factors considered for pavement design, flexible and rigid pavements design concepts
  • Railway Engineering: Permanent way, rails, sleepers, ballast; Creep, coning of wheel, rail fixtures and fastenings, super elevation, cant deficiency, curves, turnout; Points and crossings.
  • Airport Engineering: Selection of site of Airport, runway orientation and design, wind rose diagram, basic run way length, correction to basic runway length.
Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering
  • Soil Mechanics: Physical properties of soils, Classification and identification, Permeability, Capillarity, Seepage, Compaction, Consolidation, Shear Strength, Earth pressure, Slope stability;
  • Foundation Engineering: Site investigations, stress distribution in soils, Bearing capacity, Settlement analysis, Types of Foundation, Pile foundations, Foundations on expansive soils; swelling and its preventions; Coffer dams, Caissons, Dewatering, Bracing for excavations, Newmark charts, machine foundations.
  • Engineering Geology: Mineralogy, Structural Geology, Groundwater Exploration methods; Engineering Geology applications for Tunnels, Dams and Reservoirs; Geological hazards and preventive measures.
Estimation, Costing and Construction Management
  • Abstract estimate:
  • Detailed estimate – centerline, long & short wall method, various items of Civil Engineering works as per Indian Standard,
  • General Specifications – Earth Work, Brick / Stone Masonry in Cement Mortar, RCC, Plastering in Cement Mortar, Floor finishes, white wash, colour wash; Standard schedule of rates, lead and lift, preparation of lead statement;
  • Computation of earth work – Mid-ordinate, Mean Sectional area, Trepezoidal method, Prismoidal Rule;
  • Approximate estimate – Plinth area and cubic rate estimate.
  • Principle and classification of surveying, chain surveying; Compass surveying; Levelling and contouring; Theodolite surveying; curves;
  • Introduction and Fundamental concepts of electronic measuring instruments – EDM, Total station, GIS & GPS.

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Paper-II: Civil Engineering (Degree Level) Exam Pattern

ExaminationNo.of QuestionsDuration (Minutes)Maximum Marks
Part: A: Written Examination (Objective Type) Paper-I: General Studies and General Abilities150150150
Paper-II: Civil Engineering (Degree Level)150150300
Part: B: Interview50

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TSPSC Syllabus for Assistant Engineers Post In Various Engineering Subordinate Services

This exam contains two papers which are mentioned below:

  • Paper-I: General Studies and General Abilities
  • Paper-II: Civil Engineering (Diploma Level) or Mechanical Engineering (Diploma Level)

Paper-I: General Studies and General Abilities

  • Current Affairs – Regional, National and International
  • International Relations and Events.
  • General Science; India’s achievements in Science and Technology
  • Environmental issues and Disaster Management
  • Economy of India and Telangana
  • Geography of India with a focus on Telangana
  • Indian Constitution and Polity with a focus on local self Government
  • Society, Culture, Heritage, Arts and Literature of Telangana
  • Policies of Telangana State
  • History of Modern India with a focus on Indian National Movement
  • History of Telangana with special emphasis on Movement for Telangana Statehood
  • Logical Reasoning, Analytical Ability and Data Interpretation
  • Basic English (8th Class Standard)

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Paper-II: Civil Engineering (Diploma Level)

  • Fundamental concepts; Classification of Surveys; Chain Surveying; Compass Surveying; Levelling and Contouring; Theodolite Surveying; Tacheometry; Curves;
  • Introduction and fundamental concepts of electronic measuring instruments – EDM, Total Station, GIS & GPS.
Construction Materials & Practice
  • Properties and uses of construction materials – Stones, Bricks, Tiles, Sand, Cement, Timber, Plastics, Glass, Asbestos, Paints, Distempers, Enamels and Varnishes; Preparation of Cement mortar for various works.Classification of Buildings as per NBC,
  • Site investigation for foundation as per NBC -Trial Pit and auger boring, classification of foundations, construction of spread footing and well foundation;
  • Stone and Brick masonry – types and principles of construction;
  • Doors and Windows – types, fittings and fastenings, types and functions of Lintels, Sunshades and Roofs,
  • Flooring – Construction and types of material; Types of Stairs; Scaffolding; Types of Plastering, Pointing, Painting and White / Colour Wash.
Engineering Mechanics and Strength of Materials
  • Forces – types of Forces, Parallelogram, Triangle and Polygon Law of Forces, Lami’s theorem; Centre of Gravity and Moment of Inertia; Simple stresses and strains,
  • Hooke’s law – stress strain diagram, working strength, elastic constants, Poisson’s ratio, Relationship between elastic constants, compound rods, temperature stresses, strain energy, proof resilience, impact loading; Shear force and bending moment diagrams for simply supported, over hanging and cantilever beams, relation between intensity of loading, shear force and bending moment; Theory of simple bending, modulus of section, moment of resistance, distribution of shear stress in rectangular, circular and I-Sections; Deflection in cantilever and simply supported beams subjected to simple loading;
  • Columns and struts – Euler’s and Rankine’s formulae, Slenderness ratio, simple built-up columns; Analysis of dams and retaining walls;
  • Simple plane and pin– jointed trusses, Stresses by method of joints and method of sections.
  • Properties of fluids, fluid pressure and its measurement; Types of flows, energies in fluid motion
  • Bernoulli’s theorem and its applications – venture metre, pitot tube; Orifice and mouthpiece; Notches and weirs; Flow through pipes, hydraulic gradient line and total energy line,
  • laminar and turbulent flow in pipes – Reynolds number, measurement of velocity; open channels;
  • Water turbines – classification, centrifugal and reciprocating pumps; Layout of hydroelectric power plant.
Quantity Surveying
  • Abstract estimate, detailed estimate – centreline and long & short wall method, various items of Civil Engineering works as per Indian Standards;
  • General Specifications – earth work, brick / stone masonry in cement mortar, RCC, plastering in cement mortar, Floor finishes with ceramic tiles and marbles, white washing, colour washing; Standard schedule of rates, lead and lift, preparation of lead statement;
  • Computation of earth work – Midordinate, Mean Sectional area, Trepezoidal method, Prismoidal Rule;
  • Approximate estimate – Plinth area and cubic rate estimate.
Design of Structures (RCC and Steel)
  • RCC structure: Design philosophies – principles and concepts of working stress method and limit state method, loads and permissible stresses, IS specifications, analysis and design – rectangular beam, slab, T-beam, column, footing and stair case.
  • Steel Structures: Properties of steel sections, loads and permissible stresses, IS specifications, Analysis and design – welded joints, beam, column, column base, tension member; Design of roof truss.
Irrigation Engineering
  • Definitions, duty, delta, base period, rainfall and its measurement, factors affecting runoff, methods of computing maximum flood discharge; Classification of head works, component parts of a weir and barrage,
  • factors influencing selection of site – reservoirs and dams; Classification of canals, canal lining, cross drainage works; Soil erosion, water logging, soil water plant relationship; Necessity of irrigation – advantages and disadvantages, irrigation methods
Environmental Engineering
  • Basics of ecosystem, water supply scheme; Sources of water;
  • Conveyance of water – pipes, joints and laying; Testing of water, drinking water standards; Treatment of water; Distribution of water; Water supply connection to a building, Quantity of sewage, surface drains, design of sewers running half full, limiting velocities; Laying of sewers, sewer appurtenances; Collection of sewage samples,
  • characteristics of domestic and industrial sewage – BOD, COD; Sewage treatment, septic tank & soak pit,
  • sewage disposal – dilution and sewage farming; House drainage arrangements in buildings;
  • Solid waste – collection and disposal;
  • Air Pollution – sources, effects and controlling methods.
Transportation Engineering
  • Alignment of roads – plain and hilly terrain, surveys; Cross section of road structure, width of pavement, Camber, Gradient, Super elevation, Transition curves, horizontal and vertical alignment; Pavement marking, traffic signs, traffic islands Types of soil,
  • classification of soil – Textural, IS Classification,
  • physical properties – plasticity, cohesion, consolidation, compaction, permeability, compressibility, soil moisture content, specific gravity, density; Bearing capacity of soil.

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Paper-II: Mechanical Engineering (Diploma Level)

Thermal Engineering
  • Thermodynamics
  • Heat Engines
  • Automobile Engineering
Manufacturing Technology
  • Methods of manufacturing processes:
  • Metrology
Engineering Mechanics & Strength of Materials
  • Statics
  • Dynamics
  • Strength of Materials
Machine Design
  • Design factors
  • Factor of safety
  • Limits, tolerances and fits
  • Conventional symbols of Materials and machine components
  • Welding symbols
  • Surface roughness values and symbols
  • Specifications of materials and standard components
  • Bolts, Nuts and screws
  • Shafts, keys and couplings
  • Belt, chain and Gear drives
  • Cams
  • Fly wheel
  • Governors.
Engineering Materials
  • Mechanical properties of engineering materials
  • Testing and structure of materials
  • Production of iron and steel
  • Iron/carbon equilibrium diagram
  • Heat treatment of steels
  • Ferrous and non ferrous metals and their alloys.
Hydraulics and Hydraulics Machinery
  • Hydraulics
  • Hydraulics Machines
Industrial Engineering and Management
  • Management
  • Industrial Engineering

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Paper-II: Civil Engineering (Diploma Level) Exam Pattern

ExaminationNo.of QuestionsDuration (Minutes)Maximum Marks
Written Examination (Objective Type) Paper-I:General Studies and General Abilities150150150
Paper-II: Civil Engineering ((Diploma Level) OR Mechanical Engineering (Diploma Level)150150150

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