About RRB JE Recruitment 2019

RRB JE 2019 - Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) has announced the result of RRB JE CBT 2 on November 1, 2019. The result has been announced in the form of PDF. The result PDF of RRB JE CBT 2 contains the roll numbers of all the qualified candidates. RRB JE 2019 exam is being conducted to recruit candidates for the posts of Junior Engineer, Junior Engineer (Information Technology), Depot Material Superintendent (DMS) and Chemical and Metallurgical Assistant (CMA). The notification of RRB JE 2019 was released on December 29. The Board conducts the exam in three stages – first stage CBT, second stage CBT and Document Verification (DV). Candidates who will fill the application form of RRB JE are eligible to appear in RRB JE exam. Candidates should secure the minimum cut off in each exam stage to be shortlisted for the next stage of recruitment process. RRB has announced total 13,487 vacancies for the posts available under RRB JE 2019.

RRB JE Recruitment 2019 Highlights

Full Exam Name Railway Recruitment Board Junior Engineer
Short Exam Name RRB JE Recruitment
Conducting Body Railway Recruitment Board
Frequency of Conduct Once a year
Languages Assamese, Bengali +13 More
Mode of Application Online
Application Fee (General) 500 Rs [Offline] +1 More
Mode of Exam Online and Offline
Mode of Counselling Online / Offline
Number of Seats 13487 Seats

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RRB JE Recruitment 2019 Important Dates

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RRB JE Recruitment (Session 2019)

Past Dates and Events

06 Nov, 2019

Admit Card - Document verification | Mode: Online

12 May, 2019

Mock test - Start Date | Mode: Online

24 Apr, 2019 - 01 May, 2019

Modification/confirmation of exam language | Mode: Online

02 Jan, 2019 - 31 Jan, 2019

Application | Mode: Online

29 Dec, 2018

Advertisement | Mode: Online

RRB JE Recruitment 2nd Stage CBT (Session 2019)

Past Dates and Events

02 Nov, 2019

Score Card | Mode: Online

01 Nov, 2019

Result | Mode: Online

10 Oct, 2019

Answer Key - Final Answer Key | Mode: Online

26 Sep, 2019 - 29 Sep, 2019

Answer Key - Provisional Answer key | Mode: Online

19 Sep, 2019

Exam | Mode: Online

24 Aug, 2019

Admit Card | Mode: Online

RRB JE Recruitment 1st Stage CBT (Session 2019)

Past Dates and Events

13 Aug, 2019

Result - CBT 1 Result | Mode: Online

25 Jul, 2019

Answer Key - CBT 1 Answer Key (Final) | Mode: Online

11 Jul, 2019 - 14 Jul, 2019

Answer Key - Answer Key challenge | Mode: Online

11 Jul, 2019 - 14 Jul, 2019

Answer Key - CBT 1 Answer key (Provisional) | Mode: Online

22 May, 2019

Exam | Mode: Online

18 May, 2019

Admit Card | Mode: Online

RRB JE Recruitment 2019 Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria of RRB JE 2019 are given below:

Nationality: Candidates must be citizens of India

Age limit: Candidates should be between 18 to 33 years of age as on January 1, 2019

Educational qualification: Candidates must have completed 3 years diploma course or BE/ B.Tech from relevant streams

Mode of Application : Online

Mode of Payment : Net Banking | Credit Card | Debit Card | Other

The application form of RRB JE 2019 was released on January 2. RRB JE application form 2019 was available online. The last date to submit the application form was January 31, 2019. To fill the application form, candidates had to register for the exam first after which registration number and password was generated. With the help of the registration number and password candidates could login to the website and proceed filling the application form. After filling the form, candidates have to pay examination fee of Rs. 500. However, candidates belonging to reserved categories have to pay Rs. 250 as exam fee. The fee can be paid both online and offline using internet banking, debit/ credit card, UPI, SBI Bank/ post office Challan. The procedure to fill the application form has been provided below.

Steps to fill RRB JE application form

• Register for the exam

• Select RRB region

• Read important instructions

• Click on “New Registration” tab

• Enter name, date of birth, parent’s name, Aadhaar Number, Class 10/ ITI roll number, year of passing, mobile number and e-mail ID

• Verify the details and click on ‘submit’ button

• After submitting, registration number and password will be generated sent to registered mobile number and e-mail ID

• Next, Click on “Already Registered” button and enter login credentials

• Provide details of educational qualification, community, gender, religion and other relevant details

• Fill the exam group and set priority/preferences for posts

• Select mode of payment and pay application fee

Application Fees

Category Quota Mode Gender Amount
OBC, General Offline, Online Male ₹ 500
SC, ST Offline, Online Male ₹ 250
General, SC, ST Offline, Online Transgender, Female ₹ 250

RRB JE Recruitment 2019 Syllabus

RRB JE Recruitment 1st Stage CBT Syllabus

Mathematics-

Mathematics: Unit 01
Number systems, BODMAS, Decimals, Fractions, LCM and HCF, Ratio and Proportion, Percentages, Mensuration, Time and Work, Time and Distance,
Mathematics: Unit 02
Simple and compound Interest, Profit and Loss, Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry, Elementary Statistics, Square Root, Age Calculations, Calendar & Clock, Pipes & Cistern.

General intelligence & reasoning+

General intelligence & reasoning: Unit 01
Analogies, Alphabetical and Number Series, Coding and Decoding, Mathematical operations, Relationships, Syllogism, Jumbling, Venn Diagram,
General intelligence & reasoning: Unit 02
Data Interpretation and Sufficiency, Conclusions and Decision Making, Similarities and Differences, Analytical reasoning, Classification, Directions, Statement – Arguments and Assumptions etc

General awareness+

General awareness: Unit 01
Knowledge of Current affairs, Indian geography, culture and history of India including freedom struggle, Indian Polity and constitution
General awareness: Unit 02
Indian Economy, Environmental issues concerning India and the World, Sports, General scientific and technological developments etc

General science+

General science: Unit 01
Physics, Chemistry and Life Sciences (up to 10th Standard CBSE syllabus)

RRB JE Recruitment 2nd Stage CBT Syllabus

General awareness+

General awareness: Unit 01
Knowledge of current affairs
General awareness: Unit 02
Indian geography
General awareness: Unit 03
Culture and History of India including freedom struggle
General awareness: Unit 04
Indian polity and constitution
General awareness: Unit 05
Indian economy
General awareness: Unit 06
Environmental issues concerning India and the World
General awareness: Unit 07
Sports
General awareness: Unit 08
General scientific and technological developments etc

Physics & Chemistry+

Physics & Chemistry: Unit 01
Up to 10th standard CBSE syllabus

Basics of Computers and Applications+

Basics of Computers and Applications: Unit 01
Architecture of Computers; input and Output devices; Storage devices, Networking, Operating System like Windows, Unix, Linux; MS Office; Various data representation; Internet and Email; Websites & Web Browsers; Computer Virus

Basics of Environment and Pollution Control+

Basics of Environment and Pollution Control: Unit 01
Basics of Environment; Adverse effect of environmental pollution and control strategies; Air, water and Noise pollution, their effect and control; Waste Management, Global warming; Acid rain; Ozone depletion.

Civil & Allied Engineering exam group+

Civil & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 01
Engineering mechanics
Civil & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 02
Building construction
Civil & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 03
Building materials
Civil & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 04
Construction of substructure
Civil & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 05
Construction of superstructure
Civil & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 06
Building finishes
Civil & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 07
Building maintenance
Civil & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 08
Building drawing
Civil & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 09
Concrete technology
Civil & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 10
Surveying
Civil & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 11
Computer aided design
Civil & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 12
Geo technical engineering
Civil & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 13
Hydraulics
Civil & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 14
Irrigation engineering
Civil & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 15
Mechanics of structures
Civil & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 16
Theory of structures
Civil & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 17
Design of concrete structures
Civil & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 18
Design of steel structures
Civil & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 19
Transportation engineering
Civil & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 20
Highway engineering
Civil & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 21
Environmental engineering
Civil & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 22
Advanced Construction Techniques and Equipment
Civil & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 23
Estimating and costing
Civil & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 24
Contracts and accounts

Electrical & Allied Engineering exam group+

Electrical & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 01
Basic concepts
Electrical & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 02
Circuit law
Electrical & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 03
Magnetic circuit
Electrical & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 04
AC fundamentals
Electrical & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 05
Measurement and measuring instruments
Electrical & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 06
Electrical machines
Electrical & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 07
Synchronous machines
Electrical & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 08
Generation, transmission and distribution
Electrical & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 09
Switchgears and protection
Electrical & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 10
Estimation and costing
Electrical & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 11
Utilization of electrical energy
Electrical & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 12
Basic electronics

Electronics & Allied Engineering exam group+

Electronics & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 01
Electronic components & materials
Electronics & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 02
Electronic devices and circuits
Electronics & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 03
Digital electronics
Electronics & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 04
Linear Integrated Circuit
Electronics & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 05
Microprocessor and Microcontroller
Electronics & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 06
Electronic Measurements
Electronics & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 07
Communication engineering
Electronics & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 08
Data communication and Network
Electronics & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 09
Computer programming
Electronics & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 10
Basic Electrical engg

Mechanical & Allied Engineering exam group+

Mechanical & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 01
Engineering mechanics
Mechanical & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 02
Material science
Mechanical & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 03
Strength of materials
Mechanical & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 04
Machining
Mechanical & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 05
Welding
Mechanical & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 06
Grinding & Finishing process
Mechanical & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 07
Metrology
Mechanical & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 08
Fluid Mechanics & Hydraulic machinery
Mechanical & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 09
Industrial management
Mechanical & Allied Engineering exam group: Unit 10
Thermal engineering

Computer Science and information technology exam group+

Computer Science and information technology exam group: Unit 01
PC Software
Computer Science and information technology exam group: Unit 02
Computer fundamentals
Computer Science and information technology exam group: Unit 03
C language
Computer Science and information technology exam group: Unit 04
Computer organization
Computer Science and information technology exam group: Unit 05
Information systems
Computer Science and information technology exam group: Unit 06
Data structure using C++
Computer Science and information technology exam group: Unit 07
DBMS fundamentals
Computer Science and information technology exam group: Unit 08
System programming
Computer Science and information technology exam group: Unit 09
Operating system using Linux
Computer Science and information technology exam group: Unit 10
Web technologies and programming
Computer Science and information technology exam group: Unit 11
System analysis and design
Computer Science and information technology exam group: Unit 12
Data and network communication
Computer Science and information technology exam group: Unit 13
Java programming
Computer Science and information technology exam group: Unit 14
Software engineering

Printing technology+

Printing technology: Unit 01
Printing systems
Printing technology: Unit 02
Printing materials
Printing technology: Unit 03
Flexo, Gravure and Screen Printing
Printing technology: Unit 04
Printing finishing processing
Printing technology: Unit 05
Image processing
Printing technology: Unit 06
Design & advertising in print media
Printing technology: Unit 07
Sheet fed offset machines
Printing technology: Unit 08
Publishing Software
Printing technology: Unit 09
Paper and ink
Printing technology: Unit 10
Colour separation and management
Printing technology: Unit 11
Plate making methods
Printing technology: Unit 12
Printing machine maintenance
Printing technology: Unit 13
Digital imaging
Printing technology: Unit 14
Web offset printing
Printing technology: Unit 15
Printer’s accounting and estimating
Printing technology: Unit 16
Advanced printing technologies
Printing technology: Unit 17
Package technology

CMA exam group+

CMA exam group: Unit 01
Measurements, units and dimensions, types of errors in measurements, significance of accuracy in measurement
CMA exam group: Unit 02
Light
CMA exam group: Unit 03
Heat
CMA exam group: Unit 04
Sound
CMA exam group: Unit 05
Mechanics
CMA exam group: Unit 06
Magnetism
CMA exam group: Unit 07
Electricity & Electro Magnetism:
CMA exam group: Unit 08
Modern physics
CMA exam group: Unit 09
Electronics and communications
CMA exam group: Unit 10
Matter
CMA exam group: Unit 11
Chemical reactions
CMA exam group: Unit 12
Acids and bases, salts
CMA exam group: Unit 13
Atomic structure
CMA exam group: Unit 14
Periodic classification of elements
CMA exam group: Unit 15
Chemical bonding
CMA exam group: Unit 16
Carbon and its compounds
CMA exam group: Unit 17
Environmental chemistry
CMA exam group: Unit 18
Metallurgy

RRB JE Recruitment 2019 Preparation Tips

The preparation tips of RRB JE 2019 are as follows:

• Candidates must be familiar with the syllabus and exam pattern of RRB JE examination

• Proper planning for all stages of the examination is necessary

• Candidates should prepare the plan in a manner that the complete syllabus for the exam is completed before the commencement of exam

• Preparation plan should be devised in a way that all topics of the exam are covered

• It is crucial that candidates are clear about the basic of the topics related to the syllabus

• After completion of the syllabus, candidates should start revision

• It is also crucial that candidates practice previous years’ question papers and sample paper. This will help them manage their time effectively during the exam

RRB JE Recruitment 2019 Exam Pattern

RRB JE Recruitment 1st Stage CBT Exam Pattern

CBT 1

The first stage CBT consists of one paper comprising four sections. The paper contains 100 objective type questions. As per the marking scheme, each question comprises 1 mark. Therefore, total marks allotted for the exam is 100 marks. Negative marking is applicable for the test, and 1/3rd of the total marks allotted for each question will be deducted for incorrect responses. The exam pattern of first stage CBT has been provided in the table below.

RRB JE Exam Pattern 2019 for CBT 1

            

Subject

        
            

Number             of questions

        
            

Marks             distribution

        
            

Duration

        

Mathematics

30

30

90 minutes

General             Intelligence and Reasoning

25

25

General             Awareness

15

15

General             Science

30

30

Total

100

100


RRB JE Recruitment 2nd Stage CBT Exam Pattern

CBT 2

The second stage of the exam contains five sections. The exam is conducted for total 150 marks. RRB JE second stage CBT comprises 150 multiple choice questions. According to the exam pattern, each question consist of 1 mark. 1/3 (0.33) of marks allotted for each question will be negated for wrong answers.

Subject

Number of questions

Marks             distribution

Duration

General Awareness

15

15

120 minutes

Physics and 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



The admit card of RRB JE 2019 is issued in three stages – first stage CBT, second stage CBT and Document Verification (DV). Candidates successfully applying for the exam can download the admit card for first stage. Candidates who qualify the first stage of the exam are issued admit card for CBT 2. After declaration of second stage CBT result, the board releases hall ticket to candidates shortlisted for DV. RRB JE admit card is released online and candidates can download the same using registration number and date of birth. Candidates are notified regarding the availability of the hall ticket on their mobile number and email ID provided during registration. RRB will not send the hall tickets by post. 

Steps to download admit card:

• Click on ‘RRB JE admit card’ link

• Enter registration number and date of birth

• The admit card will be displayed on screen

• Download and print copy of the admit card

Documents Required at Exam

  • Voter card
  • Aadhaar card
  • Driving license
  • PAN card
  • Passport
  • Identity card issued by Government for employees
  • ID card issued by school, college, university

Railway Recruitment Board publishes the answer key of both the CBT stage of the exam. The answer key is released online as a pdf file. RRB JE answer key 2019 contains correct answers to all questions in the exam. With the help of the answer key, candidates will be able to calculate their probable score in the exam and thereby find out their chances of getting selected for the next stage of the exam. The Board publishes two types of answer key for both exam stages – provisional and final. Along with the provisional answer key, RRB also provides a window to raise objections against wrong answers provided in the answer key. These objections are then scrutinised by the Board after which they releases the final answer key. The answers provided in the final answer key are not subject to irrevocable and therefore, cannot be changed.

RRB JE 2nd Stage CBT Result

RRBs of each region has announced RRB JE result 2019 for CBT 2 on November 1, 2019. The result has been announced in PDF format containing the roll numbers of all the classified candidates. All those candidates who have qualified in CBT 2 will now have to appear for the Document Verification (DV) round.

RRB JE Recruitment 1st Stage CBT Result

RRB had declared the online result of first stage exam on August 13, 2019. RRB JE result for CBT 1 was announced separately for each region of Indian Railway. Based on the result of first stage, candidates were selected for second stage CBT.

Final Result

Railway Recruitment Board, having conducted the Document Verification (DV) process, will prepare the final result of the recruitment exam. The result will be declared in the pdf format consist of the roll number of qualified candidates. On the basis of the final result, candidates will be recruited to the posts of RRB JE 2019.

Railway Recruitment Boards prescribes the cut off for each exam stage of RRB JE. The Board has already provided the qualifying cut off for both first and second stage CBT. The minimum qualifying cutoff for both CBTs are 40% for general category, 30% for SC and OBC candidates, and 25% for candidates belonging to ST categories. However, RRB will determine the overall cut off along with the result. Based on the overall cut off, candidates will be shortlisted to appear for the next stage of the recruitment process.

RRB JE Recruitment 2019 Selection Process

Railway Recruitment Boards (RRB) will conduct RRB JE 2019 in three stages – first stage CBT, second stage CBT and Document Verification. RRB JE is held to recruit candidates for various posts available under RRB Junior Engineer (JE). The posts included under RRB JE are Junior Engineer, Junior Engineer (Information Technology), Depot Material Superintendent (DMS) and Chemical & Metallurgical Assistant (CMA). Candidates have to secure the overall cut off in each stage of the exam to be selected for the next exam stage. After the conduct of first stage CBT, the Board will publish the cut off of the same. Candidates securing the cut off or more will be selected for CBT 2. Similarly, candidates having obtained marks equal to the cut off or more will be shortlisted to appear in Document Verification (DV). After the conduct of DV, RRB will publish the final result of RRB JE on the basis of marks secured in CBT 2 subject to qualifying DV.  Marks secured in CBT 1 will not be counted as the first stage of the exam is qualifying in nature. Based on the final result, candidates will be recruited to the applied posts of RRB JE.

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