RRB JE Stage I CBT

RRB JE Stage I CBT

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  • Overview

    The RRB JE (Railway Recruitment Board Junior Engineer) exams are conducted by the Indian Railways to recruit candidates for the position of Junior Engineer in various technical departments. The exam consists of multiple stages, including a 1st stage CBT exam and a 2nd stage CBT. The RRB JE exams provide a great opportunity for engineering graduates to join the Indian Railways as Junior Engineers and contribute to the development of the railway infrastructure in the country.

    Eligibility Criteria

    POST NAMEAGE LIMITEDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION
    RRB JE18-33Three years Diploma in Engineering or Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering/Technology
    Junior Engineer Information Technology (JE IT)18-33BE/B.Tech.
    Depot Material Superintendent (DMS)18-33Three years Diploma in Engineering or Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering/Technology
    Chemical & Metallurgical Assistant (CMA)18-33B.Sc., Chemistry and Physics

    Medical Standards

    Medical StandardName of the Post DepartmentVision Standards
    A3 Junior Engineer /
    Bridge
    Engineering (Bridge)Distance Vision: 6/9, 6/9 with or without glasses (power of lenses not to exceed 2D),
    Near Vision: Sn: 0.6,0.6 with or without glasses and
    Must pass test for Colour Vision, Binocular Vision, Night Vision and Mesopic vision
    Junior Engineer
    / P Way
    Engineering (P Way)
    Junior Engineer
    / P Way
    Engineering (Production Unit)
    Junior Engineer /
    Track Machine
    Engineering (Track Machine)
    Junior Engineer
    / Mechanical /
    Power
    Mechanical (Power)
    Junior Engineer /
    Electrical / Emu
    Electrical (Emu)
    Junior Engineer /
    Electrical / Trd
    Electrical (Trd)
    Junior Engineer /
    Electrical / Trs
    Electrical (Trs)
    Junior Engineer /
    S And T / Signal
    S And T (Signal)
    Junior Engineer /
    S And T /
    Telecommunication
    S And T
    (Telecommunication)
    B1Junior Engineer/CivilEngineering(R And D)Distance Vision: 6/9, 6/12 with or without glasses (power of lenses not to exceed 4D),
    Near Vision: Sn: 0.6, 0.6 with or without glasses when reading or close work is required and
    Must pass tests for Colour Vision, Binocular Vision, Night Vision and Mesopic vision.
    Junior Engineer (Research) /CivilEngineering(R And D)
    Junior Engineer/WorksEngineering(Works)
    Junior Engineer/Carriage And
    Wagon
    Mechanical(Carriage And Wagon)
    Junior Engineer
    / Diesel
    Mechanical
    Mechanical(Diesel Shed)
    Junior Engineer /
    Mechanical / Ed
    Mechanical(R & D)
    Junior Engineer /
    Mechanical / Mp
    Mechanical(R & D)
    Junior Engineer
    / Mechanical /
    Testing
    Mechanical(R & D)
    Junior Engineer /
    Diesel Electrical
    Mechanical (Diesel Shed)
    Junior Engineer
    / Electrical
    / General
    Services
    Electrical (General Services)
    Chemical And
    Metallurgical
    Assistant
    Mechanical (Cmt)
    B2Junior Engineer /
    Design / Civil
    Engineering (R And D)Distance Vision: 6/9, 6/12 with or without glasses (power of lenses not to exceed 4D).
    Near Vision: Sn: 0.6, 0.6 with or without glasses when reading or close work is required and
    Must pass a test for Binocular Vision.
    Junior Engineer /
    Design / Mp
    Mechanical (R And D)
    Junior Engineer /
    Design / Ti
    Electrical (R And D)
    Junior Engineer /
    Printing Press
    Stores (Printing Press)
    C1Junior Engineer
    / Civil / Design
    Drawing And
    Estimation
    Engineering (Design And Drawing)Distance Vision: 6/12, 6/18 with or without glasses.
    Near Vision: Sn: 0.6, 0.6 with or without glasses when reading or close work is required
    Junior Engineer
    / Civil / Design
    Drawing And
    Estimation
    Engineering (Production
    Unit)
    Junior Engineer /
    Works
    Engineering (Production Unit)
    Junior Engineer /
    Works
    Engineering (R And D)
    Junior Engineer /
    Civil / Workshop
    Engineering (Workshop)
    Junior Engineer
    / Mechanical /
    Design Drawing
    And Estimation
    Mechanical (Design And Drawing)
    Junior Engineer
    / Design /
    Mechanical
    Mechanical (Production Unit)
    Junior Engineer /
    Mechanical
    Mechanical (Production Unit)
    Junior Engineer
    / Mechanical /
    Design Drawing
    And Estimation
    Mechanical (Production Unit)
    Junior Engineer /
    Design / C And W
    Mechanical (R And D)
    Junior Engineer /
    Design / Ed
    Mechanical (R And D)
    Junior Engineer /
    Design / Testing
    Mechanical (R And D)
    Junior Engineer /
    Mechanical
    Mechanical (R And D)
    Junior Engineer
    / Mechanical /
    Carriage
    Mechanical (R And D)
    Junior Engineer /
    Workshop / Ed
    Mechanical (R And D)
    Junior Engineer
    (Research) /
    Mechanical /
    Testing
    Mechanical (R And D)
    Junior Engineer
    / Diesel
    Mechanical
    (Workshop)
    Mechanical (Workshop)
    Junior Engineer /
    Jig And Tool
    Mechanical (Workshop)
    Junior Engineer
    / Mechanical
    (Workshop)
    Mechanical (Workshop)
    Junior Engineer /
    Millwright
    Mechanical (Workshop)
    Junior Engineer /
    Diesel Electrical
    (Workshop)
    Mechanical (Workshop)
    Junior Engineer
    / Electrical /
    Design Drawing
    And Estimation
    Electrical (Design And
    Drawing)
    Junior Engineer
    / Design /
    Electrical
    Electrical (Production
    Unit)
    Junior Engineer /
    Electrical
    Electrical (Production
    Unit)
    Junior Engineer
    / Electrical /
    Design Drawing
    And Estimation
    Electrical (Production
    Unit)
    Junior Engineer
    / Design /
    Electrical
    Electrical (R And D)
    Junior Engineer /
    Electrical
    Electrical (R And D)
    Junior Engineer /
    Research / Ti
    Electrical (R And D)
    Junior Engineer
    / Electrical
    (Workshop)
    Electrical (Workshop)
    Junior Engineer
    / S And T / Design
    Drawing And
    Estimation
    S And T (Design And
    Drawing)
    Junior Engineer /
    S And T /
    Telecommunication
    S And T (Production
    Unit)
    Junior Engineer /
    Design / S And T
    S And T (R And D)
    Junior Engineer
    / Research /
    Instrumentation
    S And T (R And D)
    Junior Engineer /
    S And T /
    Telecommunication
    S And T (R And D)
    Junior Engineer
    / S And T
    (Workshop)
    S And T (Workshop)
    Depot Material
    Superintendent
    Stores (Stores Depot)
    Junior Engineer
    / Information
    Technology
    Accounts (Accounts)

    Age Relaxation for Different Categories

    CategorySub-categoryAge Relaxation
    OBC3 years
    SC/ST5 years
    Persons with Benchmark Disabilities (PwBD) Unreserved10 years
    OBC- NCL Non Creamy Layer13 years
    SC/ST15 years
    Ex-Servicemen (ESM)Unreserved33 Years plus Number of years of service rendered in Defense plus 3 years
    OBC- NCL Non Creamy Layer36 Years plus Number of years of service rendered in Defense plus 3 years
    SC/ST38 Years plus Number of years of service rendered in Defense plus 3 years.
    Candidates ordinarily been
    domiciled in the State of
    Jammu & Kashmir during the
    period from 01.01.1980 to
    31.12.1989
    Unreserved38 Years
    OBC- NCL Non Creamy Layer41 Years
    SC/ST43 Years
    Candidates who are serving
    Group ‘C’ and Group ‘D’
    Railway Staff, Casual Labour
    and Substitutes and put in
    minimum of 3 years service
    (continuous or in broken
    spells)
    Unreserved40 Years of age
    OBC- NCL Non Creamy Layer43 Years of age
    SC/ST45 Years of age
    Candidates who are working
    in Quasi-Administrative offices of the Railway organization such as Railway Canteens, Co-operative Societies and Institutes
    Unreserved33 Years plus length of service rendered or 5 years, whichever is lower.
    OBC- NCL Non Creamy Layer36 Years plus length of service rendered or 5 years, whichever is lower.
    SC/ST38 Years plus length of service rendered or 5 years, whichever is lower.
    Women candidates, who are
    widowed, divorced or judicially separated from husband but not remarried.
    Unreserved35 Years of age
    OBC- NCL Non Creamy Layer38 Years of age
    SC/ST40 Years of age

    Exam Pattern

    1st Stage CBT

    Exam is an online computer based examination conducted in 1 session, and the session is mandatory to be attempted.

    SUBJECTSNO. OF QUESTIONS NO. OF MARKSNegative markingTIME DURATION
    Mathematics30300.3390 min
    General Intelligence & Reasoning25250.33
    General Awareness15 150.33
    General Science30300.33
    TOTAL10010090 min

    2nd Stage CBT

    Exam is an online computer based examination conducted in 1 session, and the session is mandatory to be attempted.

    SUBJECTSNO. OF QUESTIONS NO. OF MARKSNegative markingTIME DURATION
    General Awareness15150.33120 min
    Physics & Chemistry15150.33
    Basics of Computers and Applications10100.33
    Basics of Environment and Pollution Control10100.33
    Technical Abilities1001000.33
    TOTAL150150120 min

    Syllabus

    1st Stage CBT

    The exam syllabus is as follows:

    SubjectTopic
    MathematicsNumber systems
    BODMAS
    Decimals
    Fractions
    LCM and HCF
    Ratio and Proportion
    Percentages
    Mensuration
    Time and Work
    Time and Distance
    Simple and Compound Interest
    Profit and Loss
    Algebra
    Geometry
    Trigonometry
    Elementary Statistics
    Square Root
    Age Calculations
    Calendar & Clock
    Pipes & Cistern
    General Intelligence and ReasoningAnalogies
    Alphabetical and Number Series
    Coding and Decoding
    Mathematical operations
    Relationships
    Syllogism
    Jumbling
    Venn Diagram
    Data Interpretation and Sufficiency
    Conclusions and Decision Making
    Similarities and Differences
    Analytical reasoning
    Classification
    Directions
    Statement – Arguments and Assumptions etc.
    General AwarenessKnowledge of Current affairs
    Indian geography
    culture and history of India including freedom struggle
    Indian Polity and constitution
    Indian Economy
    Environmental issues concerning India and the World
    Sports
    General scientific and technological developments etc.
    General SciencePhysics
    Chemistry and Life Sciences (up to 10th Standard CBSE syllabus).

    2nd Stage CBT

    The exam syllabus is as follows:

    SubjectTopic
    General AwarenessKnowledge of Current affairs
    Indian geography
    culture and history of India including freedom struggle
    Indian Polity and constitution
    Indian Economy
    Environmental issues concerning India and the World
    Sports
    General scientific and technological developments etc.
    Physics and ChemistryUp to 10th standard CBSE syllabus.
    Basics of Computers and ApplicationsArchitecture 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 ControlBasics 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.
    Technical AbilitiesThe educational qualifications

    Registration Process

    • Visit the website https://indianrailways.gov.in/, go to the recruitment section and choose the application for which you want to apply. Click “New Registration”.
    • Read the instructions carefully and fill the form. For documents, candidates need to have their Aadhar Number and Matriculation details ready for identification proof.
    • After registration, an online application is to be filled and submitted.

    Next, candidates need to pay the Application Fee which is different for each category

    CANDIDATE CATEGORYFEE
    For all candidates except the fee Concession categories mentioned below at Out of this fee of Rs 500/- an amount of Rs 400/- shall be refunded duly deducting bank charges, on appearing in 1st Stage CBT.500 INR
    For candidates belonging to SC / ST / Ex-Servicemen / PwBDs / Female / Transgender / Minorities /Economically backward class.
    This fee of Rs 250/- shall be refunded duly deducting bank charges as applicable, on appearing in 1st Stage CBT.
    250 INR

    Final submission of the form is to be done and the application process is completed.

    Previous Year Cut Offs

    RRB ZonesCategory
    Post NameURSCSTOBCESMR-HIR-LD
    AhmedabadDMS75.6083963.1461155.6158371.1125849.6830532.23611
    AjmerDMS83.6376575.7791280.2950345.44286
    AllahabadDMS
    84.6952374.5716364.2892763.9775159.78340
    CMA70.3158155.9777556.5727769.6691232.0158230.1522532.58343

    Bangalore
    DMS76.0140662.2609871.2412448.22619
    IT73.38947
    CMA59.2240544.6379647.6930353.3828641.37131

    Bhopal
    DMS78.2986167.9687758.6431672.8963550.7814145.87881
    CMA68.0848856.0835765.6676343.8297530.58851
    BhubaneshwarDMS71.1786752.8649550.1252464.5997652.7148839.54676

    Bilaspur
    DMS79.9404966.2488658.2506175.84822
    CMA73.63417

    Chandigarh
    DMS78.6421871.0995965.6346375.5223161.1526335.8199153.42201
    CMA77.8701266.8795068.9615374.1682030..1695540.44989

    Chennai
    DMS74.5147362.9768359.4051772.1686245.9369947.81532
    CMA70.7558356.1923356.9943765.9834733.2780440.7545240.77683

    Guwahati
    DMS73.9403159.3397059.9477269.3554448.7289130.56596
    CMA75.4383562.1350154.6351171.9855131.57546

    Jammu-Srinagar
    DMS79.5639267.7277375.9916741.9116549.83927
    CMA65.5051751.7042745.8924458.08897
    KolkataDMS77.1410867.266860.4528674.3847343.3549529.4820261.4883
    CMA81.0576571.5405963.0646477.5455941.584228.0113449.46307

    Mumbai
    DMS75.183465.0931260.402372.951130.5683030.8351150.91077
    IT75.0938964.7959957.5118774.5523530.0186028.06839
    CMA64.8134755.8531752.3686062.1566652.7200036.7511428.36809
    MuzaffarpurCMA76.17411

    Patna
    DMS77.9935766.3696153.8658175.6170940.9732343.97323
    IT77.7508866.1107875.8897232.6345947.10925
    CMA78.7391559.4051776.2571443.11733
    SecunderabadDMS75.0938962.7300163.7299972.4403750.1737331.20872
    CMA64.6146555.1717850.6244064.2612631.90181