TSNPDCL Junior Lineman Syllabus 2018 & Exam Pattern PDF

Northern Power Distribution Company of Telangana Limited will conduct written exam for Jr. Lineman Posts on 08 April 2018. The total advertised posts are 2553 posts for which forms were filled from 22 Feb to 19 March 2018. Here you can check the detailed syllabus & pattern of the test. All the candidates who are going to appear in the examination can check details below and download PDF also. The Minimum qualifying marks in the exam are 40% for OC candidates, 35% for BC while SC/ST have to obtain minimum 30% marks.

TSNPDCL Junior Lineman Syllabus 2018 & Exam Pattern

Organization name
Northern Power Distribution Company of Telangana Limited (TSNPDCL)
Post Name
Junior Lineman
Selection Process
Written Examination
Exam Pattern
No. of Questions
Max. Marks
I.T.I(Electrical Trade) and
General Knowledge
80 Questions (I.T.I(Electrical Trade):
65 Questions and General Knowledge: 15 Questions)
TSNPDCL Junior Lineman Syllabus
Paper A: I.T.I (Electrical Trade) Syllabus:
1. Fundamentals of electricity: Electrical occupational safety, tools, Ohms law, Kirchoffs law, series, parallel, Kirchoffs law and star delta, problems –
Electrostatics and capacitors. Earthing principles and methods of earthing
2. Batteries: primary and secondary, lead acid cells, methods of charging -
testing and application of batteries, invertors, battery chargers and maintenance
3. Magnetism: Magnetic materials and properties - laws of magnetism – electromagnetism, electromagnetic induction.
4. Fundamentals of AC: Simple problems of AC fundamentals, power, power factor,
single phase and three phase circuits.
5. Basic Electronics: Electronic components, rectifiers, amplifiers, oscillators and
power electronic components.
6. DC Machines: construction, working principle and simple problems on DC
generators and motors, speed control and applications of DC motors – windings
7. Transformers: construction, working principle, basic concepts and simple problems on transformers – windings – auto transformers, power transformers, CT & PT
8. AC Machines: basic concepts, construction principle and simple problems on three phase and single phase induction motor, universal motor, alternators, synchronous motors and their applications and windings - concept of power electronic drives.
9. Electrical measurements –Different types of AC and DC measuring instruments,
Domestic appliances and Illumination concepts - types of electric lamps.
10. Electric Power generation- thermal, hydal and nuclear, transmission and
distribution system – basic concepts, non-conventional energy sources.
Paper B: General Knowledge Syllabus
1. Current affairs.
2. International Relations / Events.
3. General Science in everyday life.
4. Environmental Issues & Disaster Management.
5. Geography and Economy of India and Telangana state.
6. Indian Constitution: Salient Features.
7. Indian Political System and Government.
8. Modern Indian History with a focus on Indian NationalMovement.
9. History of Telangana and Telangana Movement.
10. Society, Culture, Heritage, Arts and Literature of Telangana.
11. Policies of Telangana State.

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