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RRB JE 2019 – Syllabus for Civil & Allied Engineering

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Indian Railways had announced a total of 14033 vacancies a few days back for the posts of Junior Engineers (JE), Junior Engineer – IT (JE-IT), Depot Material Superintendent (DMS) and Chemical and Metallurgical Assistant (CMA). The RRB JE posts are one of the most sought-after posts in the Indian Railways. Aspirants who are aiming to secure a career in Indian Railways should not miss out on this golden opportunity. The first stage of preparation for any examination is knowing about the detailed syllabus. So, in this blog we will be providing the detailed RRB JE Civil Syllabus 2019 for RRB JE Exam. Please look for RRB JE Civil Syllabus 2019 below.

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RRB JE 2019 – Exam Pattern for Stage I CBT

Subjects

No. of Questions

Marks

Duration

Mathematics

30 30 90 min

 

General Intelligence and Reasoning

25

25

General Awareness

15

15

General Science

30

30

 Total

100

100

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Subjects

No. of Questions

Marks

Duration

General Awareness

15

15

120 min

 

Physics & Chemistry

15

15

Basics of Computers and Applications

10

10

Basics of Environment and Pollution Control

10

10

Technical Abilities

100 100

 Total

150 150

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RRB JE Civil Syllabus 2019 – Major Subjects

Sr. No. Subjects Sr. No. Subjects
1. Engineering Mechanics 13. Hydraulics
2. Building Construction 14. Irrigation Engineering
3. Building Construction 15. Mechanics of Structures
4. Construction of substructure 16. Theory of structures
5. Construction of superstructure 17. Design of Concrete Structures
6. Building finishes 18. Design of Steel Structures
7. Building maintenance 19. Transportation Engineering
8. Building drawing 20. Highway Engineering
9. Concrete Technology 21. Environmental Engineering
10. Surveying 22. Advanced Construction Techniques and Equipment
11. Computer Aided Design 23. Estimating and Costing
12. Geo Technical Engineering 24. Contracts and Accounts

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RRB JE Civil Syllabus 2019 – Detailed Subject-Wise Syllabus

  1. Engineering Mechanics– Force (resolution of force, moment of force, force system, composition of forces), Equilibrium, Friction, Centroid and Center of gravity, Simple machines.
  2. Building Construction– Building components (substructure, superstructure), type of structure (load bearing, framed and composite structures).
  3. Building materials– Masonry materials (stones, bricks, and mortars), Timber and miscellaneous materials (glass, plastic, fiber, aluminum steel, galvanized iron, bitumen, PVC, CPVC, and PPF).
  4. Construction of substructure– job layout, earthwork, foundation (types, dewatering, coffer dams, bearing capacity).
  5. Construction of superstructure– stone masonry, brick masonry, Hollow concrete block masonry, composite masonry, cavity wall, doors and windows, vertical communication (stairs, lifts, escalators), scaffolding and shoring.
  6. Building finishes– Floors (finishes, process of laying), walls (plastering, pointing, painting) and roofs (roofing materials including RCC).
  7. Building maintenance– Cracks (causes, type, repairs- grouting, guniting, epoxy etc.), settlement (causes and remedial measures), and re-baring techniques.
  8. Building drawing– Conventions (type of lines, symbols), planning of building (principles of planning for residential and public buildings, rules and byelaws), drawings (plan, elevation, section, site plan, location plan, foundation plan, working drawing), perspective drawing.
  9. Concrete Technology– Properties of various types/grades of cement, properties of coarse and fine aggregates, properties of concrete (water cement ratio, properties of fresh and hardened concrete), Concrete mix design, testing of concrete, quality control of concrete (batching, formwork, transportation, placing, compaction, curing, waterproofing), extreme weather concreting and chemical admixtures, properties of special concrete (ready mix, RCC, pre-stressed, fiber reinforced, precast, high performance).
  10. Surveying– Types of survey, chain and cross staff survey (principle, ranging, triangulation, chaining, errors, finding area), compass survey (principle, bearing of line, prismatic compass, traversing, local attraction, calculation of bearings, angles and local attraction) leveling (dumpy level, recording in level book, temporary adjustment, methods of reduction of levels, classification of leveling, tilting level, auto level, sources of errors, precautions and difficulties in leveling), contouring (contour interval, characteristics, method of locating, interpolation, establishing grade contours, uses of contour maps), area and volume measurements, plane table survey (principles, setting, method), theodolite survey (components, adjustments, measurements, traversing), Tacheometric survey, curves (types, setting out), advanced survey equipment, aerial survey and remote sensing
  11. Computer Aided Design– CAD Software (AutoCAD, Auto Civil, 3D Max etc.), CAD commands, generation of plan, elevation, section, site plan, area statement, 3D view
  12. Geo Technical Engineering– Application of Geo Technical Engineering in design of foundation, pavement, earth retaining structures, earthen dams etc., physical properties of soil, permeability of soil and seepage analysis, shear strength of soil, bearing capacity of soil, compaction and stabilization of soil, site investigation and sub soil exploration.RRB JE Banner
  13. Hydraulics– properties of fluid, hydrostatic pressure, measurement of liquid pressure in pipes, fundamentals of fluid flow, flow of liquid through pipes, flow through open channel, flow measuring devices, hydraulic machines.
  14. Irrigation Engineering– Hydrology, investigation and reservoir planning, percolation tanks, diversion head works
  15. Mechanics of Structures– Stress and strain, shear force and bending moment, moment of inertia, stresses in beams, analysis of trusses, strain energy
  16. Theory of structures– Direct and bending stresses, slope and deflection, fixed beam, continuous beam, moment distribution method, columns.
  17. Theory of structures– Direct and bending stresses, slope and deflection, fixed beam, continuous beam, moment distribution method, columns.
  18. Design of Steel Structures– Types of sections, grades of steel, strength characteristics, IS Code, Connections, Design of tension and compression members, steel roof truss, beams, column bases.
  19. Transportation Engineering– Railway Engineering (alignment and gauges, permanent way, railway track geometrics, branching of tracks, stations and yards, track maintenance), Bridge engineering (site selection, investigation, component parts of bridge, permanent and temporary bridges, inspection and maintenance), Tunnel engineering (classification, shape and sizes, tunnel investigation and surveying, method of tunneling in various strata, precautions, equipment, explosives, lining and ventilation).
  20. Highway Engineering– Road Engineering, investigation for road project, geometric design of highways, construction of road pavements and materials, traffic engineering, hill roads, drainage of roads, maintenance and repair of roads.
  21. Environmental Engineering– Environmental pollution and control, public water supply, domestic sewage, solid waste management, environmental sanitation, and plumbing.
  22. Advanced Construction Techniques and Equipment– Fibers and plastics, artificial timber, advanced concreting methods (under water concreting, ready mix concrete, tremix concreting, special concretes), formwork, pre-fabricated construction, soil reinforcing techniques, hoisting and conveying equipment, earth moving machinery (exaction and compaction equipment), concrete mixers, stone crushers, pile driving equipment, working of hot mix bitumen plant, bitumen paver, floor polishing machines.
  23. Estimating and Costing– Types of estimates (approximate, detailed), mode of measurements and rate analysis.
  24. Contracts and Accounts– Types of engineering contracts, Tender and tender documents, payment, specifications.

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That is all from us in this blog on RRB JE Civil Syllabus 2019. We hope that now you are well aware of RRB JE Civil Syllabus 2019 and of all the topics you need to prepare for the RRB JE 2019. You can rely on Oliveboard Mock tests to prepare and clear RRB JE 2019 Stage I. We would be more than happy to help you all ace the RRB JE Exam 2019. All the best.

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