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RRB JE Previous Year Cut-off

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The RRB JE examination is one of the toughest examinations to crack in India. If you are able to do so, then you will professionally be sorted for life. In order to study properly, you will need to make sure that you have all the important details and information regarding the examination.

One of the most important things to know about is the previous year cut-off. This will help you calculate how you should approach your study routine.

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RRB JE Previous Year Cut-off 2015-16

The 2015-16 RRB JE cut-off is as follows-

Category Cut-off marks
Scheduled Castes 68-72 marks
Scheduled Tribes 64-70 marks
Other Backward Classes 75-79 marks
General 76-84 marks

RRB JE Exam pattern

If you are looking to score high marks in your RRB JE examination, then you must know the exam pattern. That way you will be able to frame your study plan according to the exam pattern. The RRB JE examination is divided into three parts- 1st Stage CBT, 2nd Stage CBT and the Document Verification/Medical Examination.

RRB JE 1st Stage CBT

Subject Total number of questions Duration
Mathematics 30  

1 hour 30 minutes

General Science 30
General Intelligence and Reasoning 25
General Awareness 15
Total 100 marks for 100 questions  

 RRB JE 2nd Stage CBT

Subject Total number of questions Duration
General Awareness 15  

 

2 hours

Physics and Chemistry 15
Technical Abilities 100
Basics of Computer and Applications 10
Basics of environment and pollution control 10
Total 150 marks for 150 questions

 

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RRB JE Syllabus 2019

Having sufficient knowledge about the exam syllabus will serve you well in competitive exam preparation. The RRB JE Syllabus is as follows-

RRB JE 1st Stage Syllabus

Mathematics

Data interpretation Pipes and cistern
Trigonometry Clock and calendar
Permutations and combinations Square root
Probability Mensuration
Time and work Speed, distance and time
Partnership Allegation and mixture
Average Elementary statistics
Ratio and proportion Problems on age
Profit and loss Simple and compound interest
Geometry Percentage
HCF and LCM Algebra
Number system  

 

General Science

Physics Up to 10th standard syllabus
Chemistry Up to 10th standard syllabus

 

Reasoning and General Intelligence

Mathematical operations Alphabetical and number series
Jumbling Statement- assumptions and argument
Seating arrangement Syllogism
Ranking and order Puzzles
Input and output Similarities and differences
Decision making and conclusions Inequality
Direction and distance Blood relations
Analytical reasoning Coding and decoding

 

General Awareness

Indian economy Indian history and culture
Geography Environmental issues
Railway budget Current affairs
Indian Constitution General knowledge on railways
Indian polity United Nations Organization (UNO)
Committees and heads Awards and honours
Sports Static general knowledge

 

RRB JE 2nd Stage Syllabus

General awareness

Indian economy Indian history and culture
Geography Environmental issues
Railway budget Current affairs
Indian Constitution General knowledge on railways
Indian polity United Nations Organization (UNO)
Committees and heads Awards and honours
Sports Static general knowledge

 

Physics and Chemistry

Physics Up to 10th standard
Chemistry Up to 10th standard

Basics of computer applications

Web browsers Internet and email
Websites Computer virus
MS Office Different data representation
Operating system Storage device
Networking Computer architecture
Input and output devices  

 

Basics of environment and pollution control

Acid rain Waste management
Global warming Ozone depletion
Environmental basics Effects of environmental pollution and solutions
Water/noise/air pollution and their effects  

 

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Technical abilities

Civil engineering

Steel structures Valuation
Structural analysis Projections
Highway planning Hydraulics
General civil engineering Errors and adjustments
Concrete structures Structure engineering
Construction Costing and curves
Coordinate system Engineering drawing
Building materials Estimating
Environmental engineering Hydrology
Mechanics Soil mechanics

 

Electronics engineering

Energy bands

 

Microcontroller and microprocessor
Junctions Tunnel
Digital signal processing EMFT
Control system Electronic circuits and devices
Diodes Recombination and generation of the system
Wireless communication Digital and analogue circuits
Basics of signals and systems  

 

Electrical engineering

Control and power systems Signals and systems
Circuit theory Electrical and electronic instruments
Machines Basics of power electronics and circuits
Measurements and circuits system Analogue and digital electronics

 

Computer science engineering

Web technology Web programming
System programming Network communication
Languages DBMS
Computer Fundamentals Computer networks
Operating systems MS Office
Software engineering  

 

Metallurgical and chemical assistant

Polymers Instrumentation and measurement
Material science Thermodynamics
Basic concept of fuel Environment and pollution control
Applies chemistry Computers

Mechanical engineering

Thermodynamics cycles Power engineering
Heat transfer Power engineering
Metrology and inspection I.C engine cycles
Fluid mechanics Casting
Engineering Mechanics Kinematics of machines
Machine tool operations and machining Steam tables

Information technology engineering

SAD UNIX
Software engineering System engineering
MS Office Operating system
Network and data communication Computer organization and fundamentals
DBMS C++/ C/ Java

Measurement and instrumentation engineering

Transducers Industrial instrumentation
Process instrumentation Flow measurement
Mechanical measurement Basics of the measurement system
Circuits Analog and digital electronics

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Conclusion

The RRB JE is one of the most coveted career options when it comes to government jobs for graduates. Ensure that you prepare well in advance and practice as much as you can in order to achieve your goal.