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TAHDCO AE Syllabus and Exam Pattern 2020 TAHDCO AE Exam Pattern TAHDCO Assistant Engineer Syllabus and Exam Pattern Apply for Assistant Engineer Recruitment Tamil Nadu Adi Dravidar Housing and Development Corporation Limited

TAHDCO AE Syllabus
TAHDCO AE Syllabus

About TAHDCO AE Syllabus and Exam

Tamil Nadu Adi Dravidar Housing and Development Corporation Limited has announced Written Examination for Assistant Engineer. The Online test for shortlisting eligible candidates will be conducted in two stages, 1. Online Test 2. Oral Test. Here we are mentioning information about both of them. We will mention the online exam syllabus according to the exam pattern given in official notification.

TAHDCO AE Exam Pattern in Detail

TAHDCO Assistant Engineer Exam will be conducted in Online Examination Mode. There will be an Online Exam conducted by TAHDCO followed by an Oral Test for 30 Marks. Online Exam will be conducted for 270 Marks. Details are given below –

TopicDurationMax Marks
Online Examination120 Minutes180
Based on the syllabus, examination will be
conducted through online mode.
Multiple-Choice in two parts
Part-I – 120 objective type Questions each question will carry 1.5 marks. (120 X 1.5=180)
Part-II – General Studies (Degree Standard) Aptitude and Mental Ability each question will carry 2 mark each.
(45 X 2 = 90)

60 Minutes

Oral Test – Interview and Records30
Grand Total300
Exam Pattern
  • There will be an Multiple Choice Question Paper.
  • Selection will be made in Two Successful stages.

TAHDCO AE Syllabus in Detail

Tamil Nadu Adi Dravidar Housing and Finance Corporation Limited Assistant Engineer Online Examination will be contained General Studies (Degree Standard) Aptitude, and Mental Ability and Subject wise Questions. Details are mentioned below.

Part I Exam Syllabus

Building Materials and Construction Practices

Properties of engineering materials-brickStonesAggregates
Cement (types and grades),Concrete (mix design)Self compacting Concrete
Steel and
New materials
Construction of stone masonryBrick masonry and R.C.C. and block masonry
Construction equipmentsBuilding byeLaws and Development regulations practiced in Tamil Nadu
Provisions for fire safetyLighting and ventilationAcoustics
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Engineering Survey

Surveycomputation of areasChain Survey
Compass surveyingPlane table surveyLevelling
Fly levellingL.S. and C.SContour volumes
Theodolite surveyTraversingHeights and Distances
Geodetic ObservationsTacheometry and TriangulationUse of EDM, GPS and Remote sensing techniques.
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Strength of Materials

Stresses and strainsThermal stressesElastic constants
Beams and bendingBending moment and shear force in beamsTheory of simple bending
Deflection of
TorsionCombined stresses
stresses on inclined planesPrincipal stresses
and principal planes
Theories of Failure, Analysis of plane trusses.
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Structural Analysis

Indeterminate beamsStiffness and flexibility methods of structural analysisSlope
Moment Distribution methodArches and suspension cablesTheory of
Moving loads and influence linesMatrix methodStability of retaining walls
Plastic theory******
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Geotechnical Engineering

Formation of soilsTypes of soilsClassification of soils for engineering practice
identification of soils
Physical properties of soilsThree phase diagram
characteristics of soils
stress distribution in soilsTheory of consolidation, shear strength parameters of soils
Compaction of soilsSoil explorationSoil sampling techniques
Bore Log profileShallow foundationsTerzaghi’s bearing capacity theory
Pile foundationGroup action of pilesSettlement of foundations
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Environmental Engineering And Pollution Control

Sources of waterGround water HydraulicsCharacteristics of water
Water analysisWater treatmentWater borne diseases
Sewerage systemDesign of sewerage systemsSewer appurtenances
Pumping of sewageSewage treatment and disposalIndustrial waste treatment
Solid waste managementAir, water and Noise pollution controlE waste management
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Design of Reinforced Concrete, prestressed Concrete and Steel Structures

Design of concrete membersLimit state and working stress design conceptsDesign of slabs
One way, two way and flat slabsDesign of singly and doubly reinforced sections and flanged sectionsDesign of columns and footings
Pre-stressingSystems and
Post tensioning slabs
Design of prestressed members for flexureDesign of tension and compression membersDesign of Bolted and welded connections design of members of Truss
Designs of columns and basesDesign of beams, plate girders and gantry girder.***
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Project Management and Estimating

Construction managementConstruction planningScheduling and monitoring
Cost control, Quality control and inspectionNetwork analysisCPM and PERT methods of project management
Resources planning and resource managementTypes of
Preparation of technical specifications and tender documents
Building valuationlaw relating to contracts and arbitration***
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Part II Syllabus

General Knowledge Syllabus

Questions Asked in General Knowledge Paper will be Based on New construction materials & Construction practices. Only Basic Details will Ask in Exam. Syllabus is Not Given on Official Website. You can Prepare This Paper from construction materials & Construction practices Subjects.

Examination Centers

Online Exam will be conducted at the centers situated in the following districts only. TAHDCO Recruitment Board has full rights to Add/Change/Cancel/Remove any of the Districts.

Examination Centre
1. Chennai
2. Coimbatore
3. Madurai
4. Salem
5. Trichy (Tiruchirapalli)
Download Official NotificationClick Here
Apply OnlineClick Here
Download Admit CardTo be announced
Download ResultTo be announced
Download Merit ListTo be announced
TAHDCO Official Websitehttp://tahdco.com/
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This is Complete Syllabus and Exam Pattern. I hope you Like The Information. If you Have Any Doubt please Write to us in the Comment Section Below. We will try to Solve your Query. Keep Reading, All the Best for your Exam.
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FAQ – TAHDCO AE Syllabus

What is TAHDCO AE Exam Pattern?

TAHDCO AE Exam will be conducted in Written Test, You can check out the full Syllabus here…
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How many papers in TAHDCO AE exam?

TAHDCO AE Paper Information –
1. Online Examination
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How many total marks in TAHDCO AE Exam Paper?

TAHDCO AE Exam Total Marks to be announced soon…

What syllabus for TAHDCO AE Online Exam?

Online Exam syllabus
Quantitative Aptitude, General English, and Reasoning (Verbal & Non-Verbal).
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What is TAHDCO AE Exam Mode 2020?

Exam Mode will be online as on Computer Based Test
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How to Prepare for TAHDCO AE Exam 2020?

TAHDCO AE Exam Preparation tips –
1. Eat Healthy
2. Take Good Sleep
3. You can read through NCERT/CBSE etc. books
4. Prepare Early in the morning.
5. Get used to with waking up early in the morning.

How to Apply for TAHDCO AE?

Eligible Candidates can register by official website of TAHDCO AE at https://tahdco.onlineregistrationform.org/TAHDCO/

What is Examination Centers for TAHDCO AE Exam?

Examination Centers are Chennai, Coimbatore, Madurai etc….Read More

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