Engineering Services (Mechanical)

Maharashtra Engineering Services (Mechanical), Group-A & B (Main) Examination

Maharashtra Engineering Services (Mechanical), Group-A & B (Main) Examination

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Level of ExamState Level

Maharashtra Engineering Services (Mechanical), Group-A & B (Main) Examination

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MPSC Recruitment Notification 2022 Details

Organization Name Maharashtra Public Service Commission (MPSC)
Advertisement Number 17 & 18/2022
Name of the Posts Assistant Engineer, Assistant Engineer Architecture and other
Number of Vacancies 1145 Vacancies
Job Category Maharashtra Govt Jobs
Job Location Maharashtra
starting Date 30 September 2022
Last Date 14 October 2022
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MPSC 2022 – Vacancy Details

A Total of 1145 jobs are Mentioned in this MPSC Recruitment.

Categories No. of Post
Water Resources
Assistant Executive Officer 7
Assistant Mission Home Architecture Group-A 21
Assistant Engineer Architecture Group-B 553
Department of Public Works  
Assistant Executive Office Architect 6
Assistant Engineer Architecture Group -A 16
Assistant Engineer Architecture Group -B 264
Soil and Water Conservation Department
Sub Divisional Water Officer, Architectural Group-A 84
General Officer Architecture Group-B 114
Total 1145 


Selection Proccedure

Three stages, as given below. Preliminary Written test is combined for all Engineering disciplines. Mains exams are conducted individually for any Engineering discipline based on vacancy.

  • Preliminary Written Test
  • Mains Exam
  • Personal Interview

Exam Pattern and Details

Stage-I: Preliminary Examination (Objective Papers)


Marathi 90 MIN 10
English 10
General Knowledge 20
  • Minimum Qualifying Marks will be at the discretion of the commission, based on the applicable ratio. (More number of vacancy leads to lower cutoff.)
  • Only those candidates qualifying at this Stage are permitted to appear for Stage – II examination.

Stage-II: Mains Examination (Objective Papers)

02 hours 200
02 hours 200
*Prelims Exam marks are not counted along with final Marks of Stage II
  • Only those candidates qualifying at this stage are selected for Stage – III which is the Personality Test (Interview).

Stage-III: Personality Test

Personality Test 50
  • Only those candidates qualifying at this Stage (i.e. Stage II + Stage III) are included in the Final Merit List of Maharashtra Engineering Services Exam.

Syllabus of MPSC Engineering Services (Mechanical) Gr.A & B (Main) Exam

Syllabus of Mechanical Engineering- Paper - I

1. Applied Thermodynamics – Zeroth law of Thermodynamics, First law of Thermodynamics, Second law of Thermodynamics, calculation of work and heat in various processes; Second law of Thermodynamics; Thermodynamics property charts and tables, availability and irreversibility, Thermodynamic relations.

2. Fluid Mechanics and Turbomachinery – Fluid definition and properties, Newton’s Law of viscosity concept of continuum, Classification of fluid, Fluid statics, manometry, buoyancy, force of submerged bodies, stability of floating bbodies, viscous flow of incompressible fluid, boundary layer, elementary turbulent flow, flow through pipes, head losses in pipes. Impulse and reaction principles, velocity diagrams, Pelton-wheel, Francis and Kaplan turbines.

3. Heat Transfer – Modes of heat transfer; one dimensional heat conduction, resistance concept and electric analogy, heat transfer through fins; unsteady heat conduction, lumped parameter system, thermal boundary layer, dimensionless parameters in free and forced convective heat transfer, heat exchanger performance, LMTD and NTU methods; radiative heat transfer, Stefan Boltzmann law.

4. Refrigeration and Air Conditioning. Vapour and gas refrigeration and heat pump cycle; properties of moist air, psychrometric chart, basic psychrometric processes.

5. Internal Combustion Engine Classification of I.C. Engine, circle Analysis of IC, SI, CI engines, Super charging/ Turbocharger Performance characteristics of SI and CI, Air pollution due to IC engine and its norms, engine fuels, engine lubricants, engine cooling, Introduction to CNG, LPG, wankle engines etc., Recent development in IC engine. 

Syllabus of Mechanical Engineering- Paper - II

1) Strength of Materials Stress and Strain, Elastic Constants: Poission's Ratio, Modulus of elasticity, Modulus of rigidity, Bulk modulus, Shear Force and Bending Moment diagram, Deflection of Beams, Thin Cylindrical and Spherical Shells, Strain Energy, Torsion.

2) Theory of Machines and Vibration Kinematics - Structure, Machine, Link and its types, Kinematics pairs, Kinematic chain and mechanism, Grubler's criteria, Inversions of kinematics chains, inversions of-four bar chain, single slider crank chain and double slider crank chain. Displacement, Velocity and acceleration analysis of plane mechanisms; dynamic analysis of linkages; cams; gears and gear trains; flywheels and governors; balancing of reciprocating and rotating masses; gyroscope.

Free and forced vibration of single degree of freedom systems, effect of damping , vibration isolation, resonance critical speeds of shafts.

3) Design of Machine Elements Design consideration in castings & forgings, theories of failure, Design for static loadings, Design against fluctuating loads, Design of shafts, Design of springs, Design of belts.

4) Materials Technology Strain Hardening, Constitution of Alloys, Iron-Carbon Equilibrium Diagram, Heat Treatment of Steels, Cast Irons, Introduction to International Standards/Codes, Non Ferrous Metals and Alloys, Fatigue Failure, Creep, Alloy Steels, Strengthening mechanism, Powder Metallurgy.

5) Production Process, Planning and Control Casting, Forming and Joining Processes - Non Destructive Techniques, Mechanics of machining; basic machine tools; single and multi-point cutting tools, tool geometry and materials, tool life and wear; economics of machining; principles of non-traditional machining processes; principles of work holding, design of jigs and fixtures.  

Application Start Date :

12th May 2022

Application End Date :

1st June 2022

Exam Date :

21st December 2022

Result Date :
Conducted By :

Maharashtra Public Service Commission

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