HSSC 2019 Recruitment - Eligibility, Admit Card, Syllabus and Vacancies for Clerk and Junior Engineer Exam

HSSC Recruitment

Haryana Staff Selection Commission (HSSC) conducts recruitment process for appointment of Junior Engineer, Clerk, and other posts in various departments under HSSC viz. Irrigation &  W.R. department, Hafted Department, Housing Board, Urban Local Bodies, Kurukshetra Development Board, Police Housing Corporation, Board of School Education, Haryana Dairy Development Cooperative Federation, Haryana State Agriculture Marketing Board, PWD, Town & Country Planning, Public Health Engineering, DHBVNL, HVPNL, etc.

We will be discussing the eligibility, exam pattern, syllabus, important dates, the application process, etc. for the Clerk and Junior Engineer recruitment in the article ahead.

HSSC 2019 Recruitment Latest Update - The Haryana Staff Selection Commission, HSSC has declared a tentative exam calendar for several conducting recruitment exams on its official website. As per the tentative HSSC exam calendar for 2019-20 session, the recruitment exam for constable (Female) and sub-inspector (male) will be scheduled to be held on 17th November, while the constable (male) recruitment exam will be held on 24th November 2019. More than this, recruiting exams under Skill Development and Industrial Training Department will organize in between 01st to 22nd December, this year.

Check the complete HSSC exam calendar for November 2019 to March 2020.

Moreover, HSSC has released the admit card for the clerk recruitment exam 2019 on 15th September 2019. The HSSC Clerk 2019 exam is scheduled to be conducted from 21st to 23rd September 2019.

HSSC 2019 Clerk and JE Recruitment - Quick Overview

HSSC Junior Engineer (JE) Recruitment

Exam conducting authority

Haryana Staff Selection Commission (HSSC)

Post name

Junior Engineer (JE)

Total Vacancies

1624 posts

Exam level


Job location


Selection Process

Written Exam and Socio-Economic Criteria

HSSC Clerk Recruitment

Exam conducting authority

Haryana Staff Selection Commission (HSSC)

Post name


Total Vacancies


Exam level


Job location


Selection Process

Written Exam and Socio-Economic Criteria

HSSC Recruitment 2019-20 Important Dates

HSSC Junior Engineer Recruitment 2019

Exam Events

Important Dates

Application form availability

20th June 2019

Last date for application submission

26th July 2019

Last date for fee payment

29th July 2019

Admit card availability

23rd August 2019

HSSC JE exam 2019

31st August and 1st September 2019

 The application process was extended and started again. The application process started on 7th August and the last date was 10th August 2019. The last date to submit the application fee is 14th August 2019. Earlier, the exam date was 13th July to 18th August 2019.

HSSC Clerk Recruitment 2019

Exam Events

Important Dates

Application form availability

24th June 2019

Last date for application submission

8th July 2019

Last date for fee payment

11th July 2019

Admit card availability

14th September 2019

HSSC Clerk exam 2019

21st, 22nd, and 23rd September 2019

HSSC Recruitment 2019-20 Pattern & Syllabus

The selection process for both the Junior Engineer and Clerk posts is the same. It comprises of:

  • Written Exam
  • Socio-Economic Criteria and Experience

Let’s have a look at the exam pattern in details.

HSSC Junior Engineer and Clerk Written Exam Pattern

The written exam comprises of multiple-choice questions which are divided as under:



General Awareness, Mathematics, Reasoning, English, Hindi, Computer, and another subject (as applicable)


History, Literature, Civics, Geography, Environment, Culture of Haryana, Current Affairs, etc.


The examination will be OMR based and will be of maximum 90 minutes duration. The total marks of the written exam are 90. 10 marks will be for socio-economic criteria and experience. Thus, the details of the HSSC JE and CLerk exam pattern are:

Total Exam Duration - 90 minutes (for the written exam)

Total Marks - 90 + 10

Type of Questions - Objective Type Questions

Socio-Economic Criteria and Experience

This section will be of 10 marks. Please note that no candidates will be awarded more marks than 10. The socio-economic and experience criteria for the exam are as under:

Socio-Economic Criteria and Experience Criteria

Marks Awarded

If the applicants or their family members are or were not a regular employee in any department of the Haryana government or any other state government or central government

5 marks

If the applicant is a widow or first or second child and his father died before attaining 42 years of age or first or second child and his father died before the applicant attained 15 years of age

5 marks

If the applicant belongs to a denotified tribe - Vimukt Jatis and Tapriwas Jatis or Nomadic tribe of Haryana. These tribes must not be a Scheduled Caste or a Backward class.

5 marks

Working experience as prescribed by HSSSC. 0.5 marks will be awarded for each year of service on the same/ higher post in any department of Haryana government. No marks will be awarded for experience less than 6 months and more than 16 years.

5 marks

HSSC 2019 Junior Engineer Recruitment Syllabus:

The syllabus for JE recruitment is the same as for the clerk exam. You can check out the clerk syllabus section below for details. However, the syllabus for field related subjects varies. Here we have listed syllabus for Civil/ Mechanical/ Electrical posts.

  • HSSC JE Syllabus (Civil) - Environmental engineering, Surveying, Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering, Water Resources Engineering, Structural Engineering, Transportation Engineering.
  • HSSC JE Syllabus (Mechanical) - Engineering Mechanics and Strength of Materials

Theory of Machines and Machine Design, 1st and 2nd Laws of Thermodynamics, IC Engine, IC Engine Performance, IC Engine Combustion, Boilers, Classification, Specification, Fitting & Accessories, Refrigeration cycles, Fluid Statics, Properties and Classification of Fluids, Dynamics of Ideal Fluids, Measurement of Flow Rate, Basic Principles, Hydraulic, Classification of steels, Turbines, Centrifugal Pumps, etc.

  • HSSC JE Syllabus (Electrical) - Digital Electronics, Digital Signal Processing, Power Electronics and Drives, Electrical Circuits and Fields, Power Systems, Control Systems, Computer Control of Processes, Networks, Communication Engineering, Electrical Machines, etc.


HSSC 2019 Clerk Recruitment Syllabus:

  • General Awareness - Current Affairs of Haryana, nation and international, Literature of Haryana, Geography, Civics, and History of Haryana and other states, Environment and Culture of Haryana, Indian Constitution, Economic and Social Activities, etc.
  • Reasoning - Arithmetic Reasoning, Coding and Decoding, Analogy, Statement and Conclusion, Problem-Solving, Blood Relations, Decision Making, Visual Memory, Verbal and Figure classification, etc.
  • Mathematics - Number System, Average, Algebra, Ratio and Proportion, Mixture and Allegation, Percentage, SI and CI, Profit, Loss, and Discount, Time, Distance, and Work, Trigonometry, Linear Equations, etc.
  • Science - Biology, Physics, and Chemistry
  • Computer - History of Computer, Computer Basics, Uses of Computer, Generations of Computer, Input & Output Devices, MS Word, Powerpoint, and Excel, Internet, Computer Abbreviations, LAN, WAN, and Modem, etc.
  • English - Reading Comprehension, Synonyms & Antonyms, Noun, Tense, Verb, Preposition, Fillers, One-word substitution, Spotting errors, etc.
  • Hindi and concerned or relevant subject

HSSC Recruitment 2019-20 Eligibility

Here are the details about the Clerk and JE exam eligibility criteria. Candidates must apply for the exam only after checking the eligibility criteria.

Junior Engineer Recruitment 2019

Age Limit

  • Minimum Age - 17 years
  • Maximum Age - 42 years

Upper age relaxation is provided to reserved category candidates as per Haryana Government instructions. 

Educational Qualification

  • 3 years diploma or Bachelor degree in Civil/ Mechanical/ Electrical engineering from any institute recognized by AICTE or State Board of Technical Education.
  • The minimum marks of the candidates in the diploma should be 60% for General and other category candidates and 55% for SC category candidates of Haryana domicile.
  • Candidates must have passed Hindi or Sanskrit up to Matric level.

Clerk Recruitment 2019

Age Limit

  • Minimum Age - 17 years
  • Educational Qualification - 42 years

Educational Qualification

  • Passed 10+2 or graduation from a Government recognised Board/ University.
  • Hindi or Sanskrit up to Matric/ Higher level.

HSSC Recruitment 2019-20 Application Process

The application process for the clerk and junior engineer recruitment is online. Candidates can apply for the exams via the official website - www.hssc.gov.in. Candidates must fill the application forms within the specified time. Here are the general steps for both the recruitment processes.

Steps to fill the HSSC 2019 Application Form -

  • Visit the HSSC official website.
  • Move the mouse over the ‘Recruitment’ tab on the top.
  • Click on ‘Apply for Job’ option from the drop-down menu.
  • Now, visit the respective sections for recruitment of JE or clerk.
  • Look for the link to apply online and click it.
  • Complete the registration process as per the steps provided. Filling the registration process is a self-explanatory process.
  • Upload the required documents, make fee payment, and take a print of the confirmation page.

Application Fee


JE Recruitment

Clerk Recruitment

For Male/ Female candidates

₹ 150

₹ 100

For Female (Haryana residents)

₹ 75

₹ 50

For SC/ BC/ EWS Male candidates of Haryana

₹ 35

₹ 25

For SC/ BC/ EWS Female candidates of Haryana

₹ 18

₹ 13

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HSSC Recruitment 2019 Admit Card

The admit cards for the HSSC 2019 clerk and junior engineer posts are uploaded at the official website. The admit card must be downloaded well before the exam. It is an important document to be carried to the examination hall. Candidates will not be allowed to enter the examination hall without the admit card. Candidates can download the HSSC clerk admit card and HSSC JE admit card using their registration Id and password.

HSSC Recruitment 2019 Result

As discussed above, the selection process of both the posts comprises of written examination and socio-economic criteria. Thus, after the written exam is over, the exam conducting authority award the marks after considering the socio-economic criteria and experience. The final list of qualified candidates is then released at the official website.


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