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# RRB JE Previous Year Cut-off

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.

## 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

## 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

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

## 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.