About Railway RRB JE Exam
Indian Railways is the biggest public sector organisation in India and also one of the world’s largest employers. It conducts the RRB JE Recruitment for selection of candidates for the post of Junior Engineer in various departments.
RRB JE 2021 Notification
Indian Railways releases the notification announcing vacancies for various posts like Junior Engineer (JE), Junior Engineer – IT (JE-IT), Depot Material Superintendent (DMS) and Chemical and Metallurgical Assistant (CMA). Information like dates for submission of Online Application, Exam Pattern, Eligibility Criteria, Application Fees, Exam centres, etc. are provided in the notification.
RRB JE 2021 Important Dates
|Online Registrations Begins||To be declared|
|Online Registrations Ends||To be declared|
|First Stage CBT||To be declared|
|Second Stage CBT||To be declared|
RRB JE 2021 Exam Pattern
First Stage CBT Exam
|Section||No. of Questions||Maximum Marks||Duration|
|General Intelligence and Reasoning||25||25|
Second Stage CBT Exam
|Section||No. of Questions||Maximum Marks||Duration|
|General Awareness||15||15||120 mins|
|Physics & Chemistry||15||15|
|Basics of Computers and Applications||10||10|
|Basics of Environment and Pollution Control||10||10|
RRB JE 2021 Mock Test
RRB JE 2021 Mock Test Series has the following features
- 15 Mock Tests for Railways RRB JE in the latest pattern with detailed solutions
- GK Supplement & Online Tests on All Topics with Detailed Solutions
RRB JE 2021 Eligibility Criteria
- Minimum: 18 years
- Maximum: 33 years
The post wise Education Requirements are provided below -:
|Post Name||Minimum Qualification|
|Junior Engineer (JE)||Diploma/Degree in Engineering in relevant disciplines to be given in the detailed notification which will be published soon.|
|Junior Engineer (IT)||PGDCA/B.Sc/B.Tech/BCA in Computer Science or IT. DOEACC ‘B’ Level course of 3 years or equivalent from a recognised university.|
|Depot Material Superintendent (DMS)||Diploma/Degree in Engineering from any discipline|
|Chemical & Metallurgical Assistant (CMA)||45% marks in the Bachelor’s Degree (Science) with Physics and Chemistry|
RRB JE 2021 Vacancy
The RRB JE 2021 Vacancies would be announced by Indian Railways along with the notification. The below table contains the vacancy number for the previous RRB JE Recruitment -:
|Junior Engineer (JE)||12,844|
|Junior Engineer (IT)||29|
|Depot Material Superintendent (DMS)||227|
|Chemical & Metallurgical Assistant (CMA)||387|
RRB JE 2021 Application Process
Prerequisites for Applying Online
Before applying online, candidates should,
- photograph (4.5cm × 3.5cm)
- signature (with black ink)
- left thumb impression (on white paper with black or blue ink)
- a handwritten declaration (on white paper with black ink) (text given below)
ensuring that all these scanned documents adhere to the required specifications as given in Annexure III to this Advertisement.
Application Fees/ Intimation Charges
- Un-Reserved Category – ₹500
- SC/ST/Ex-servicemen/PwBDs/Women/Minorities/Transgender/EBC – ₹250
Steps to Apply for RRB JE Exam Online
- Go to the Regional RRB website from where you wish to apply for the RRB JE posts.
- Click on RRB Online Application Link
- Fill the RRB JE Online Application Form (Go through the notification for details of the procedure)
- Make the Online Payment of Application Fees
- Take a Print out of the Application form
RRB JE Syllabus 2021
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
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
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
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
The General Awareness and Physics-Chemistry section syllabus would be similar to the CBT-1 exam.
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 Syllabus for CBT-2
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.
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.
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
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
To be announced