Best Books for RRB JE 2019
Updated on Feb 22, 2019 - 11:04 a.m. IST by Team Careers360
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Best Books for RRB JE 2019 – Books play an important role in one’s life as there are plenitude of them in today’s market that brings respite to every aspect of a person’s life including leisure, knowledge, etc. There are several books in the market today that claims to be the best books for RRB JE. However, only a handful of them actually serves the purpose. Therefore, many a time aspirants end up purchasing the wrong book. In order to save candidates’ time and effort, Careers360 have compiled a list of best books for RRB JE 2019. This article provide the best books available in the market for RRB JE 2019 recruitment exam.

RRB JE is conducted by Railway Recruitment Boards in three stages – first stage CBT, second stage CBT and Document Verification to recruit candidates as Junior Engineer, Junior Engineer (Information Technology), Depot Material Superintendent (DMS) and Chemical & Metallurgical Assistant (CMA).

RRB JE 2019 – Dates

The dates pertaining to RRB JE exam has been given in the table below.



First stage CBT conducted on

April/May 2019

Result of CBT1

July 2019

Second stage exam date

September 2019

Result of second stage CBT

November 2019

Document Verification

December 2019

Declaration of final result

January 2020

RRB JE Syllabus 2019 – First stage CBT





Number systems



Time and Work


Ratio and Proportion


Time and Distance


Square Root

Calendar and Clock

Simple and Compound Interest

Profit and Loss

Age Calculations

Elementary Statistics


Pipes & Cistern



General Intelligence and Reasoning

JEhabetical and Number Series

Coding and Decoding

Conclusions and Decision Making

Venn Diagram

Mathematical operations






Analytical reasoning


Statement – Arguments and Assumptions

Data Interpretation and Sufficiency

Similarities and Differences etc.

General Awareness

Knowledge of Current affairs

Indian geography

Culture and history of India including freedom struggle

Environmental issues concerning India and the World

Indian Polity and constitution

Indian Economy

General scientific and technological developments


General Science

CBSE syllabus for Physics, Chemistry and Life Sciences (up to class 10)

Best books to prepare for RRB JE 2019 – First stage CBT

Candidates might get confused while trying to choose the best books that will help them to clear RRB JE 2019 as there a multitude of books flooding the markets today that profess to be the best. However, candidates often feel cheated upon purchasing such books as these do not contain the desired content. There are even instances where candidates have found faulty content in these books. In order to help candidates choose the appropriate books, we have compiled a list of the best books that will guide candidates prepare for RRB JE conveniently. The tables below provide the best books for RRB JE first stage CBT.

Best books for RRB JE - Mathematics

Book Name


Practice Book on Quicker Maths

M. Tyra, K. Kundan

Fast Track Objective Arithmetic

Rajesh Verma

Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Examinations

RS Aggarwal

How to Crack - Test of Arithmetic in all Competitive Exams

Richa Agarwal

Best books for RRB JE - General Intelligence and Reasoning

Book Name


Test of Reasoning

Edgar Thorpe

A Modern Approach to Verbal & Non-Verbal Reasoning

RS Aggarwal

General Intelligence and Test of Reasoning

Showick Thorpe

General Intelligence and Reasoning

Kunwar Ishwar Singh Rathore

Best books for RRB JE - General Awareness

Book Name


Pratiyogita Darpan

Upkar Publication

Manorama Year Book

Malayala Manorama

Lucent’s General Knowledge

Lucent Publication

General Knowledge and Awareness for RRB Railway Recruitment Exams

Disha Publications

Best books for RRB JE - General Science

Book Name


Physics (upto class 10)


Chemistry (upto class 10)


Biology (upto class 10)


General Science for Indian Railways RRB Exams

Disha Publications

RRB JE 2019 – Preparation tips

  • Candidates must be familiar with the topics that are required for each sections in the exam

  • Candidates should devise a study plan that will help to cover specific topics on a particular day

  • Candidates should keep updated about the current affairs of the world to perform well in the ‘General Awareness’ section

  • Other than the best books listed in the section above, candidates must also solve previous years’ RRB JE question papers and sample papers

Read More:
RRB JE Syllabus 2019

RRB JE Result 2019

RRB JE Cut off 2019

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