Best RRB JE Books 2020 For High Scores [Subject – Wise] In Railway Exam

RRB or the Railway Recruitment Board has announced 13457 vacancies for the position of Junior Engineers (JE) this year. Recruitment will take place through an entrance examination conducted across India. The exam dates will be announced soon. Candidates, who are willing to appear for the same, can get the exam details from the table below.

Before moving on to the best books for RRB JE 2020. Let’s have a look at the SSC JE Exam Pattern.

1. RRB JE Exam Pattern 2020

1.1 CBT Stage 1

The first stage of the Computer-based test (online) comprises the following-

Mathematics 30 30
Reasoning and General Intelligence 25 25
General Awareness 15 15
General Science 30 30
Total 100 100 90 minutes

1.2 CBT Stage 2

The second stage of the examination follows the below pattern-

General Awareness 15 15
Chemistry and Physics 15 15
Basics of Computer Applications 10 10
Basics of Pollution Control and Environment 10 10
Technical Abilities 100 100  
Total 150 150 2 hours

2. Best RRB JE Books

In order to score well in each of the sections, candidates must prepare in a thorough manner. Many of you may have doubts regarding which books or study materials to follow while preparing for the RRC JE exam. To help you with that, here is a comprehensive guide on RRB JE books and materials for each section that is sure to get you through the examination.

1. Mathematics

  • ‘How to Crack Test of Arithmetic in All Competitive Exams’ by Richa Agarwal
  • ‘Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Examinations’ by R.S. Agarwal
  • ‘Practice Book on Quicker Maths’ by M. Tyra and K. Kundan
  • ‘Fast Track on Objective Arithmetic’ by Rajesh Verma

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2. Reasoning and General Intelligence

  • ‘A Modern Approach to Non-verbal and Verbal Reasoning’ by R.S. Agarwal
  • ‘Test of Reasoning and General Intelligence’ by Showick Thorpe
  • ‘Test of Reasoning’ by Edgar Thorpe
  • ‘Reasoning and General Intelligence’ by Kunwar Ishwar Singh Rathore

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3. General Science

  • ‘Environment GK’ by Shiv Kumar
  • ‘Lucent’s General Knowledge’ by Lucent Publications

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4. General Awareness

  • ‘Manorama Yearbook’ by Malayala Manorama
  • ‘RRB JE General Awareness Book’ by Disha Publications
  • ‘Pratiyogita Darpan’ by Upkar Publications

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5. Civil Engineering books

  • ‘Fast Track RRB Technical’ by Chandresh Agarwal
  • ‘Guide to RRB JE’ by Disha Experts
  • ‘RRB Junior Engineer’ by GKP Publication

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6. Electrical Engineering books

  • ‘RRB JE and Senior Section Engineer’ by Shyam Sundar
  • ‘RRB JE Exam Electrical’ by Chandresh Agarwal

7. Mechanical Engineering books

  • ‘Indian Railways Junior Engineer Mechanical Recruitment Exam’ by Arihant Experts
  • ‘Mechanical Engineering (Objective Type and Conventional)’ by S. Chand
  • ‘Guide to RRB JE Mechanical’ by Disha Experts

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8. Electronics Engineering books

  • ‘Indian Railways Junior Engineer Electronics Recruitment Exam’ by Arihant Experts
  • ‘RRB- Electronics and Telecommunications Engineering Exam Guide for JE’ by GKP Publications

9. Computer Engineering books

  • ‘A Handbook on IT and Computer Science’ by Made Easy
  • ‘Objective Computer Science and IT’ by G.K. Mithal

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Apart from these books, several study materials in the form of videos and e-books are available online to help you with your competitive exam preparation. Many online coaching sites generate updated ‘General Awareness’ supplements on various topics for aspirants. You can also sit for online mock tests to analyze your overall performance, once you are done with the competitive exam preparation.

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