RRB JE Syllabus 2021: Check CBT 1 & CBT 2 Section Wise Syllabus Details Here

RRB JE Syllabus 2021: Check CBT 1 & CBT 2 Section Wise Syllabus Details Here

ByVineet Vijay  |  Updated on: Jun 30, 2021RRB JE 2021 Recruitment notification: Get to know the complete official detail of the RRB JE 2021 exam such as important dates, vacancy, fee, eligibility, selection process, pattern, syllabus, etc.
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RRB JE Syllabus 2021

RRB JE Syllabus 2021: Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) has officially released the RRB Junior Engineer syllabus. You can check here the latest exam pattern and syllabus of RRB JE (various posts) based on the official notification. RRB JE exam will be taken by thousands of candidates from across the country. Candidates should be well aware of the RRB JE syllabus so that they can prepare effectively for the exam. Candidates should go through the syllabus of each subject to ensure a successful attempt. The RRB JE exam consists of two stages conducted in the online mode.

The computer-based test 1 (CBT 1) and computer-based test 2 (CBT 2) are the two stages. Candidates appearing for the RRB JE exam should be well aware of the syllabus for both CBT 1 and CBT 2. The syllabus for CBT 1 consists of subjects like  Quantitative Aptitude, General Intelligence, and Reasoning, General Science, General Awareness. The RRB JE CBT 2 syllabus consists of subjects like Physics & Chemistry, General Awareness, Basics of Computer and Applications, Technical Knowledge, Environment, and Pollution Control. Apart from these candidates. Railway RRB JE syllabus for technical ability includes the individual discipline in engineering. It will include disciplines like electronics and communication, Computer science, Electrical and civil. Apart from that, candidates can also read the detailed RRB Junior Engineer CMA and IT syllabus along with the important topics below.

RRB JE Syllabus 2021 for CBT 1 and 2nd Stage

This section will cover the RRB JE syllabus for each subject in the exam. Candidates can download the RRB JE Syllabus PDF at the beginning or at the end of this article.

The syllabus for CBT Stage – I are as follows:

  1. Quantitative Aptitude
  2. General Intelligence and Reasoning
  3. General Science
  4. General Awareness

The syllabus for CBT Stage – II are as follows:

  1. Physics & Chemistry
  2. General Awareness
  3. Basics of Computer and Applications
  4. Technical Knowledge
  5. Environment and Pollution Control

RRB JE CBT 1 Syllabus

Candidates can have a thorough read of the RRB JE CBT 1 syllabus in the table below. The topics covered in each subject are listed below.

RRB JE Syllabus – CBT 1st Stage

MathematicsGeneral Intelligence and ReasoningGeneral AwarenessGeneral Science
Number systems AnalogiesKnowledge of Current affairsChemistry
Pipes and CisternsStatement – Arguments and AssumptionsGeneral scientific and technological developmentsPhysics
Calendar and ClockDirectionsSportsLife Sciences
Age CalculationsAnalytical reasoningEnvironmental issues concerning India and the World 
Square RootSimilarities and DifferencesIndian Polity and constitution, Indian Economy 
Elementary StatisticsConclusions and Decision MakingIndian geography 
TrigonometryClassificationculture and history of India including freedom struggle 
Algebra GeometryData Interpretation and Sufficiency  
Profit and LossVenn Diagram  
Simple and Compound InterestSyllogism  
Time and DistanceJumbling  
Time and WorkMathematical operations  
Ratio and ProportionAlphabetical and Number Series  
LCM & HCFCoding and Decoding  


RRB JE CBT 2 Syllabus

The detailed RRB JE CBT 2 syllabus is tabulated below with all the topics covered under every subject.

RRB JE Syllabus – CBT 2nd Stage
General AwarenessPhysics and ChemistryBasics of Computer and ApplicationsBasics of Environment and Pollution Control
Knowledge of Current AffairsUp to 10th Standard CBSE syllabus and relevant basicsThe architecture of ComputersAdverse effects of environmental pollution and control strategies, their effect and control
Indian geography input and Output devicesOzone depletion
General scientific and technological developments Storage devicesAcid rain
Sports NetworkingGlobal warming
Environmental issues concerning India and the World Websites & Web BrowsersWaste Management
Indian Polity and constitution Computer VirusAir, water and Noise pollution
culture and history of India including freedom struggle Internet and Email 
Indian Economy Various data representation 
  Operating System like Windows, Unix, Linux 
  MS Office

RRB JE Syllabus for Technical Abilities

The RRB JE syllabus for technical abilities covers the branch wise syllabus for engineering students. The details of the RRB JE Technical abilities syllabus is given below:

RRB JE Civil & Allied Engineering Syllabus 2021

  • Engineering Mechanics
  • Building Construction & materials
  • Construction of substructure & superstructure
  • Building drawing, finishes & Maintenance
  • Concrete Technology
  • Surveying
  • Computer-Aided Design
  • Geo-Technical
  • Hydraulics
  • Irrigation Engineering
  • Mechanics of Structures
  • Theory of structures
  • Design of Concrete Structures
  • Design of Steel Structures
  • Transportation Engineering
  • Highway Engineering
  • Environmental EngineeringAdvanced Construction Techniques and Equipment
  • Estimating and Costing
  • Contracts and Accounts

RRB JE Electrical & Allied Engineering Syllabus 2021

  • Basic concepts
  • Circuit law
  • Magnetic Circuit
  • AC Fundamentals
  • Measurement and measuring instruments
  • Electrical Machines
  • Synchronous Machines
  • Generation, Transmission and Distribution
  • Switchgear Utilization of Electrical Energy and Protection
  • Estimation and costing
  • Basic Electronics

RRB JE Mechanical & Allied Engineering Syllabus 2021

  • Engineering Mechanics
  • Material Science
  • Strength of Materials
  • Machining
  • Welding
  • Grinding & Finishing Process
  • Metrology
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Hydraulic Machinery
  • Industrial Management
  • Thermal Engineering

RRB JE Electronics & Allied Engineering Syllabus 2021

  • Electronic Components & Materials
  • Electronic Devices and circuits
  • Digital Electronics
  • Linear Integrated Circuit
  • Microprocessor and Microcontroller
  • Electronic Measurements
  • Communication Engineering
  • Data communication and Network
  • Computer Programming
  • Basic Electrical Engineering

RRB JE Syllabus for Printing Technology 

  • Printing Systems
  • Printing Materials
  • Flexo, Gravure and Screen Printing
  • Printing Finishing Processing
  • Image Processing
  • Design & Advertising in Print Media
  • Sheet fed offset Machines
  • Publishing Software
  • Paper and Ink
  • Colour Separation and Management
  • Plate Making Methods
  • Printing Machine Maintenance
  • Digital Imaging
  • Web offset Printing
  • Printer’s Accounting and Estimating
  • Advanced Printing Technologies
  • Package Technology

RRB Junior Engineer IT and CMA Syllabus

Candidates looking for RRB JE IT syllabus and RRB JE CMA syllabus can take a look at the table given below: 

Computer Science and Information Technology (JE-IT)CMA Exam
PC SoftwareMeasurements
Computer FundamentalsLight, Heat & Sound
C LanguageMechanics
Computer OrganisationMagnetism
Information SystemsElectricity & Electro-Magnetism
Data Structure using C++Modern Physics
DBMS fundamentalsElectronics and Communications:
System ProgrammingMatter
Operating System using LINUXChemical Reactions
Web Technologies and ProgrammingAcids and Bases, Salts
System Analysis and DesignAtomic Structure
Data and Network Communication:Periodic Classification of Elements
Java ProgrammingChemical Bonding
Software EngineeringCarbon and its Compounds
 Environmental Chemistry


RRB JE Exam Pattern 2021


RRB JE Exam Pattern
RRB examSubjectsMarksTime Duration
CBT – 1Mathematics3090 minutes
General Intelligence & Reasoning25
General Awareness15
General Science30
CBT – 2General Awareness50120 minutes
Physics and Chemistry50
Basics of Computer and Applications10
Basics of Environment and Pollution control10
Technical Abilities100


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  • Yes, the syllabus for RRB JE CBT 1 and CBT 2 is different

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  • You can find the RRB JE Syllabus on the official website @ www.rrbcdg.gov.in

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