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The Maharashtra Public Service Commission is an Official body, which conducts different exams to recruit deserving candidates for different posts across the state. This year, MPSC released the MPSC AE recruitment exam and a notification containing the MPSC AE syllabus and exam pattern. Aspirants should have the knowledge of the syllabus and exam patterns to make their preparation strategies.

  • The exams are going to be held in three stages: prelims, mains and interviews. 
  • The syllabus of prelims contains 4 subjects. These are Marathi language, English, general studies and engineering subject
  • For the second stage mains exam, there are two papers, Paper I and Paper-II.
  • Candidates who clear the mains exam will be called for the third stage i.e. interview round.

Stay tuned to this article to get detailed information regarding the exam syllabus and exam pattern.

MPSC AE Syllabus For Prelims

MPSC AE Prelims mainly comprises 4 subjects, these are

  • English
  • Marathi
  • General Studies
  • Engineering Aptitude Test


  • Grammar
  • Use of Idioms & phrases
  • Comprehension of passage
  • Common Vocabulary
  • Sentence structure


  • Idioms & Phrases
  • Comprehension
  • Unseen Passages
  • Error Correction
  • Fill in the Blanks
  • Idioms & Phrases
  • Antonyms
  • Vocabulary
  • Sentence Rearrangement
  • Synonyms

General Studies:

  • The role of Rural Banks
  • Environment
  • Maharashtra History (1857 to 1990), Geography
  • Government Economics
  • Indian Imports – Exports
  • A government in National Development, Collaborators
  • Indian State Administration
  • Worldwide, Current Affairs in India
  • Causes of Increased Growth
  • Five years Plan
  • Indian Economy

Engineering Aptitude Test:

  • Applied Mechanics
  • Engineering Mechanics
  • Materials and construction
  •  Uses of maps and field surveys
  • Elements of mechanical engineering
  • Elements of Electrical Engineering

MPSC AE 2021 Mains Syllabus 

  • Get here Syllabus For MPSC AE mains Mechanical subjects for Paper I and Paper II – Click here
  • Get here Syllabus For MPSC AE mains Civil subjects for Paper I and Paper II – Click Here
  • Get here Syllabus For MPSC AE mains Electrical subjects for Paper I and Paper II – Click Here

MPSC AE Exam Pattern 2021

MPSC AE Preliminary Exam Pattern 2021

Get here the exam pattern for the MPSC AE prelims exam:

SubjectNumber of questionsMarksDuration
Marathi 10 101 Hour 30Minutes
General Studies2020
Engineering Aptitude Test6060
  • The total Number of questions is 100 
  • The Exam is held for 100 marks
  • 1 mark will be assigned to each question.
  • The maximum time duration for the exam is 1 hour 30 minutes

MPSC AE Mains Exam Pattern 2021

S.NoPaperNumber of questionsMarksDuration
1Paper l1002002 Hours
2Paper ll1002002 Hours
  • Candidates, who cleared prelims can only attend the main examination
  • The mains exam contains 2 papers. Every paper contains 100 questions and 200marks.
  •  2 marks will be there for each question.
  • 2 hours is the duration for each paper.

Interview Round

A personal interview is held for those candidates who cleared the mains examination. This round does not have a specific syllabus and exam pattern. In this round academic knowledge, personality skills, leadership qualities, alertness etc. will be checked. Candidates should carry mentioned documents:

  • Category Certificate
  • SSC Mark sheets
  • ID proof like Aadhar card, Voter ID and Driving licence etc.
  • B.E/B.Tech certificate with mark sheet.

MPSC AE Syllabus and Exam Pattern FAQs

1. How to get the MPSC Engineering Services Syllabus 2021 PDF?

Candidates can download the MPSC Engineering Services Syllabus 2021 PDF by visiting the official site.

2.  How many total marks will there be in the MPSC AE Mains Exam?

The MPSC AE Mains Exam is conducted for 400 Marks.

3. What are the subjects there for the MPSC Engineering Services Prelims exam?

Marathi Language, General Studies, General English, General Aptitude.

4. What is the MPSC AE mains Exam pattern?

There will be 2 papers, Each paper carries 200 marks and contains 100 questions 

5. Is there an interview stage in the MPSC AE Exam?

Yes, it will be there for those candidates, who have cleared the mains exam.