HPPSC Recruitment 2022: Apply for 76 Assistant Engineer Positions @hppsc.hp.gov.in

The Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission (HPPSC) has issued the notification for the recruitment of Assistant Engineer positions.

According to the HPPSC AE recruitment notice, eligible candidates can apply before the deadline of April 12, 2022. No application forms will be accepted after the deadline.

HPPSC AE Recruitment 2022 Education and Qualification

Candidates wishing to apply for these positions should hold a degree in Electrical Engineering (EE), Electrical and Electronic Engineering (EEE) from an institute/university recognized by AICTE or AMIE from the Institute of Engineers (India Kolkata) Required.

HPPSC AE Recruitment 2022 Age Limit

While the age limit of the candidate must be between 18 and 45 years old. However, candidates in the reserved category will be given a relaxation in accordance with government rules.

Additionally, candidates should have experience working in design or construction in hilly areas. In addition, one must know the customs, manners and dialects of Himachal Pradesh.

HPPSC AE 2022 Recruitment: Application Fee

The examination fee for general category and other state candidates applying for Assistant Engineer (AE) positions is Rs. 400.

While for the scheduled castes of Himachal Pradesh, the examination fee is Rs 100/-. There is no fee for former state service members.

HPPSC AE Recruitment 2022 Syllabus

General culture

  • History of Himachal Pradesh
  • Geography of Himachal Pradesh
  • Art and Culture of Himachal Pradesh
  • The cultural significance of Himachal Pradesh
  • Environment and Ecology of Himachal Pradesh


  • The political system of Himachal Pradesh
  • Rivers and their tributaries
  • National Park/ Wildlife Sanctuaries

Electrical engineering

  • Switch and protection (MC/LV) and LV switchgear and test etc.
  • HV/LV distribution line parameters
  • Presenting the scenario of India’s power sector and other electrical engineering topics, etc.
  • Line fault analysis performance
  • Electrical power measurement
  • Functions of Capacitors and Reactors
  • Low-voltage constraints and their resolution
  • Unconventional energy sources such as wind, solar, biomass, etc.

Electrical engineering

  • Installation of the distribution network and load studies
  • Analysis of Dist. Transformers, Meters and Tests

HPPSC Recruitment 2022: Vacancy Details

There are 76 assistant engineer positions. Other than that, candidates have experience working in design or construction in hilly areas.

HPPSC Recruitment 2022: Selection Process

The selection process will consist of a personality test. This test will be a computerized screening test or an offline screening test lasting two hours.

The scores obtained in the selection test will only be taken into account to reduce the number of candidates for the personality test.

This will not be considered by applicants as their merit for final selection. Meanwhile, for more information related to this recruitment, candidates should visit the official website of HPPSC.

HPPSC AE 2022 recruitment: how to apply

  • First, applicants go to the official website of the Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission (HPPSC) www.hppsc.hp.gov.in.
  • Then click on the Recruitment link.
  • Now enter your personal information and create a username and password
  • log in and start filling out the application form.
  • Fill in the relevant information requested in the form and also upload the required documents.
  • Finally, pay the fees.
  • Download or print a copy of the form and keep it with you for future reference.

About the HPPSC

Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission (HPPSC) is an official body of the state government, which conducts recruitment exams for various administrative (civil service) positions serving in the state of Himachal Pradesh, the commission was established in 1971, 25 January.