Jharkhand Mining Inspector Vacancy Syllabus 2023

Mining Inspector: The government of Jharkhand published a notification for the post of mining inspector . Jharkhand mining vacancy is one of the best reputed jobs in India many people are desiring to join this public service job. To check notifications you can check this website directly by copying this URL “jssc.nic.in” . Minimum eligibility is a diploma pass with a mining branch can able to appear in this examination. Students with a BSC in Geology or other related degree or other higher degree student can also be eligible.

Jharkhand Mining Inspector Syllabus


General Engineering (80 Marks)

Civil Engineering Part A -Building Materials , Estimating , Costing and valuation, Surveying,
Soil Mechanics, Hydraulics, Irrigation Engineering, Transportation Engineering, Environmental

Structural Engineering– Theory of Structures, Concrete Technology, RCC Design, Steel

Electrical Engineering Part B – Basic concepts, Circuit law, Magnetic circuit, AC
fundamentals, Measurement and Measuring Instruments, Electrical Machines, Fractional
Kilowatt Motors and single phase induction Motors, Synchronous Machines, Generation,
Transmission and Distribution, Estimation and Costing, Utilization and Electrical Energy, Basic

Mechanical Engineering Part C– Theory of Machines and Machine Design, Engineering
Mechanics and Strength of Materials, Properties of pure substances, 1st. Law of
Thermodynamics, 2nd. Law of Thermodynamics, Air standard cycle for IC Engines, IC Engine
performance, IC Engine Combustion, IC Engine Cooling & Lubrication, Rankine cycle of
System, Boilers, Classification, Specification, Fitting and Accessories, Air Compressor and
their cycles, Refrigeration cycles , Principle of Refrigeration Plant, Nozzles and Steam
Turbines. Properties & Classification of Fluids, Fluid Statics, Measurement of Fluid Pressure,
Fluid Kinematics, Dynamics of ideal fluids, Measurement of Flow rate basic principles,
Hydraulic Turbines, Centrifugal Pumps. Classification of steels.

It Means Candidate Who Passed Their Diploma /Degree In the following branch or any other branch need to qualify their subject related topic which can be ask in total 80 Question’s only branch related questions will be ask so prepare for that for more information visit official website ” jssc.nic “.

General Knowledge (40 Marks)

General Intelligence :-

In this, the objective of the questions will be to check the general knowledge of the candidate’s surrounding environment and his/her ability regarding its application in the society. Knowledge of such matters as current events and keen observation of day-to-day happenings and scientific IM approach towards them as is expected from any educated person. In this, as many questions as possible can be asked especially regarding Jharkhand, India and neighboring countries.


Equitable subject scientific progress, national / international awards, Indian languages, books, script, capital, currency, sports events. India ‘s history, culture, geography, environment, economic landscape, freedom movement, Indian agriculture and natural resources and the Constitution and the polity of India, the political system of the country, Panchayati Raj, Community Development, Five Year Plan. Jharkhand’s civilization, culture, language, space, mining, industry, geography and history, contribution of Jharkhand in the national movement, literature, development schemes, sports, personality, civic achievements, awards, national and international importance etc.


General Science :-

The question of general science shall be questions of general understanding and comprehension of science based on day to day observation and experience. As is required from a well – educated person who has not studied any science subject.


General mathematics :

In this subject, questions related to numerology, primary algebra, geometry, general trigonometry, fieldometry will be generally held. Normally, there will be matric/10th standard questions.


Mental Capacity Test:-

There will be both verbal and non- literal questions. In this component, as far as possible, the questions related to the following can be asked: Visual, parity and variation, location imagination, problem solving, analysis, visual memory, distinction, observation, relationship concept, point mathematical reasoning, numerical number series and code writing, etc.

Basic knowledge of computer:-

Questions related to various tools and methods of operation of the computer can be asked.

80+40=120 Question For Total 360 Marks Ask from Paper -1


Mining Engineering (120 Marks)

General Geology:-

Scope of geology, Origin of Earth, Age of Earth, Interior of Earth,
Continental drift, Isostacy, Erosion & weathering, River & wind erosion, Earth quake, Volcano,
Strike & Dip, Folds, Faults, Unconformity, Joints and cleavages, Outlier and Inlier, Process of
formation of landforms,


Classification of animal and plant kingdom, Mode of preservation of fossils,
Uses of fossils,
Stratigraphy:- Geological time-scale, Physiographic Davison of India, Archean & Dharwar
System, Cuddapah System, Vindhyam System, Gondwana super group, Deccan traps.


Elements of crystallography, Characteristic symmetry elements, Elements of
crystal system, Definition of Mineral, Classification of Mineral, Physical and chemical
properties of Minerals.


Rocks cycle and characteristics of various rock types, classification, Structure,
occurrence & uses of Igneous Rocks, sedimentary Rocks & Metamorphic Rocks.
Coal Geology:- Physical & chemical properties, Origin, occurrence and distribution, Ranks of
coal, Banded constituents of coal, Structural features of coal seam, Commercial classification
of coal.

Geological Maps:-

Drawing & Description of Geological section of maps, Characteristics of
contour line.

Economic Geology:-

Elements of economic geology, Process of ore formation of economic
Mineral depostis with examples, Study of Mateliferrous deposits of India-, Fe, Cu, Mg, Al, Au,
Pb, & Zn, Metallogentic/Mineralogenetic provinces of India, Petroleum Geology,
Mine Economics :- Mineral Industry, Sampling, Salting, Valuation & Description, Ore
Dressing, Inventory Control, Mine leasing procedure,

Mining Technology:-

Introduction to mining & Mineral, Mining Terminology & Definition,
Explosives & Accessories, Shot firing, Drilling patterns, Face preparation for shot firing, Solid
blasting, Safety in shot firing operation. Method of Working-Coal :- Steel support, Steel arches,
Board & Pillar method, Open cast method, Long wall in working coal, Long wall Mining,
Subsidence in Mining, Precautions, While working near Restricted/fire/waterlogged
areas/below depillared goaf.

Engineering Geology :-

Geology of Dam sites & Associated Reservoirs, tunnels, Hill slopes
and Rock Cuttings, Geographical information system& Remote sensing, Grand water and
Hydrology, Introduction to rock Mechanics, Rock Mass Properties, Rock testing, Rock, Brust
and Bumps, Monitoring ground Movement, Ground Control, Mine air, Mine Climate, Natural
Ventilation, Artificial Ventilation, Distribution & coursing of Air in Mines, Ventilation Survey,
Method of working non-coal :- Underground Development, Unsupported Stopping Methods,
Supported & Caving Methods, Shaft Sinking, Special method of Shaft Sinking, Boring,

Open cast Mining :-

Introduction, opening of deposit, Opencast mining machinery, Open cast
explosive, Blasting Practice in open cast mines, Environmental Aspects of open cast mines,
Mine Surveying :- Introduction to surveying, Plane and Geodetic surveying, Chain Surveying,
Compass Surveying, Plane table Surveying, Leveling, Contouring, Subsidence survey, Planes
& Sections, Theodolite, Theodolite Traversing, Geodetic Triangulation, Tachometric
Surveying, Setting out curves, Underground Surveys, Stope Survey, Advances in mining
surveying, Dip & Fault problems,

Mine Environment :-

Mine Fires, Sampling of Mine Atmosphere & Interpretation, Fire Damp
Explosion, Coal Dust Explosion, Inundation, Mine Rescue,

Mining Machinery :-

Transport of core, Winding in Shaft, Wire Ropes, Mine pumps, Coal
cutting Machine, Electric power supply, Gate end box,

Mine Management Legislation and Safety :– Mines Act, Mines Rules, Coal Mines
Regulations, Mine Accidents, Management, Inspection Procedure, Mines Recue Rules.

120 X 3 = 360 Marks, 120 Question For 360 Marks Ask From Paper- 2

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