RRB JE Mechanical 2022: Notification, Exam Date, Apply Online

RRB JE Mechanical 2022: Notification, Exam Date, Apply Online

ByVineet Vijay  |  Updated on: Dec 13, 2021
RRB JE ME 2022 notification will be out shortly by the officials of Railway Recruitment Board of India. Stay tuned for all latest updates.
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RRB JE Mechanical 2022 Recruitment

RRB JE ME 2022 recruitment notification will soon be released by the Railway Recruitment Board on their official website. Every year the Railway Recruitment Board (RRB 2022) release more than 12000 engineering for various departments. Interested candidates from engineering and Science academics can apply for the post as per their qualifications. Candidates before they proceed to apply for RRB JE ME 2022, should know about various aspects related to RRB JE Recruitment 2022 like eligibility, application form, how to apply for RRB JE, exam dates, and various other things related to RRB JE Mechanical.

Here we will discuss RRB JE ME 2022 along with other important information related to the examination. RRB JE 2022 notifications are expected to be released soon for various posts like Junior Engineer, Assistant, and technical. Refer to the article below to know more about RRB JEE 2022 Recruitment.

RRB JE Mechanical Latest Updates 2022

RRB JE ME recruitment 2022 notification PDF will be released soon. Stay tuned to get the latest updates.

RRB JE Notification 2022 for Mechanical

RRB JE 2022 recruitment notification PDF will soon be disclosed by the Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) on their official website.  As per the previous year,'s RRB JE Notification,  13847 vacancies are available under the post of Junior Engineer, Technical, Assistant, and others. The RRB JE 2022 application form dates will also be released along with the notification. 

This year's notification details, as well as the recruitment PDF, will be updated here for your convenience.

What is RRB JE

RRB JE 2022 will be a central government examination conducted by the Railway Recruitment Board to appoint suitable candidates for various engineering and technical posts. Here, the candidates who are from a mechanical engineering background or wish to apply for RRB JE Mechanical can get all the information related to RRB JE ME 2022.

RRB JE Mechanical 2022 Highlights

Candidates can have a brief look at the information about RRB JE ME 2022 from the table below:

Name of the Examination

Railway Recruitment Board Junior Engineer Mechanical (RRB JE ME 2022)

Name of the Post

Junior Engineer

Type of Job

Central Government Job

Job Location 

All over India

Selection Process

CBT-1

CBT-2

Document and medical verification

RRB JE ME 2022 Notification

To be released

RRB JE ME 2022 vacancies

To be released

RRB JE Mechanical Exam Dates 2022

RRB JE 2022 Mechanical exam date will be shared along with the notification PDF.  The other details such as application form dates, admit card dates, etc. will also be disclosed in the notification.  Below you can check the entire exam schedule RRB JE ME  2022 exam:

Exam Events

RRB JE 2022 Exam Dates

RRB JE ME Notification Release Date

To be announced soon

RRB JE apply online starts from

To be announced soon

The last date for RRB JE  apply online

To be announced soon

RRB JE ME admit card download

10-15 days prior to the exam date

RRB JE ME Exam Date 2022 (CBT 1)

To be announced soon

RRB JE ME Exam Date CBT 2

To be announced soon

RRB JE ME Result 2022

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RRB JE ME Vacancies

RRB JE Mechanical Vacancies details will be available as soon as the RRB JE notification will be released on the official RRB website. The Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) releases fresh vacancies for junior engineer posts on a large scale. More than 13000 vacancies were released by the RRB for various engineering and technical posts. 

This year too (RRB 2022) will release a huge number of vacancies for junior engineer posts under the mechanical branch. Below you can take a reference of category-wise RRB JE vacancy for the previous year released by the officials of RRB.

Post Name

Revised Vacancy

Junior Engineer (JE)

12918 (Revised)

Junior Engineer (IT)

29

Depot Material Superintendent (DMS)

227

Chemical & Metallurgical Assistant (CMA)

387

Total

13561

RRB JE ME Apply Online 2022

RRB JE ME 2022 Application form will be available to fill soon after the release of the RRB JEE 2022 notification on the official website of the Railway Recruitment Board. Once the notification for RRB JEE 2022 has been released, the application link will be activated to apply for. RRB JEE 2022 application form is expected to be released in the month of January or February 2022. Candidates, before they proceed to apply for RRB JE 2022 mechanical, should know the step-by-step application process in order to avoid any hassle which is listed below:
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How to Apply Online for RRB JE ME 2022?

  • Visit the official website of the Railway Recruitment Board.
  • Click on the link “apply online for RRB JE ME” on the home page.
  • Fill up the application form with the correct details.
  • Cross-check all the details before submitting the form.
  • Upload the scanned signature & photograph image.
  • Now, pay the requisite application fee as per your category.
  • Don’t forget to print the application fee receipt.

Application Fee

The RRB JE application fee under mechanical is different for various categories. Thus, Candidates applying for RRB JE mechanical 2022 exam are required to fill the application fee according to the category as given below: -

Category

Application Fee

UR/OBC

₹ 500/-

SC/ST/OBC

₹ 250/-

RRB JE ME Eligibility Criteria for Mechanical

Candidates before they proceed to apply for RRB JE 2022, should first check and confirm their eligibility for the examination. Without fulfilling the  RRB JE eligibility, candidates will not be considered for the post. RRB JE 2022 Eligibility criteria consist of various parameters like education, age limit, nationality, and various others which the candidates have to fulfill in order to be considered eligible for the post. Eligibility Criteria is discussed below:

Age Limit Criteria:

The minimum and maximum age criteria for RRB JE post under a mechanical branch are defined below as shared in the official notification. Also, there is some age relaxation for certain categories as stated by the government.

  • Minimum Age Limit: 18 years
  • Maximum Age Limit: 33 years

Relaxation in Age:

Category

Age Relaxation

SC/ST

5 years

OBC

3 years

Ex-Servicemen

Service rendered in Defence, plus 3 years

Candidates domiciled in the J&K during the period from 01.01.1980 to 31.12.1989.

5 years

PWD (General)

10 years

PWD (OBC)

13 years

PWD (SC/ST)

15 years

Note: - There is no age relaxation allowed for SC/ST/OBC candidates applying against unreserved vacancies.

Educational Qualification:

Diploma in Mechanical / Electrical / Electronics / Manufacturing/ Mechatronics / Industrial / Machining / Instrumentation & Control / Tools & Machining / Tools & Die Making / Automobile / Production Engineering.

RRB JE ME 2022 Selection Process

The RRB JE Selection Process is defined in 4 different stages. Candidates who are keen and want to reserve a seat have to crack all four stages. The RRB JE selection process stages for the mechanical branch are as follows:

  • Phase I: Computer Based test 1
  • Phase II: CBT 2
  • Phase III: Document Verification
  • Phase IV: Medical Examination

RRB JE ME 2022 Exam Pattern

The RRB JE ME exam pattern varies for both CBT 1 and CBT 2 stages of selection. Candidates appearing for the exam are required to crack both the stages in order to qualify for RRB JE ME 2022 exam. Below we have explained the detailed RRB JE exam pattern for the mechanical branch in order to help you understand the pattern being asked in the exam.

 RRB JE CBT 1 Exam Pattern

Subjects

No. of Questions

Marks for each Section

Mathematics

30

30

General Science

30

30

General Intelligence & Reasoning

25

25

General Awareness

15

15

Total

100

100

RRB JE CBT 2 Exam Pattern

Subjects

No. of Questions

Marks for each Section

General Awareness

15

15

Physics & 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

Points to Ponder:

  • Candidates lose 1/3 mark or -0.33 mark for each incorrect submission.
  • Time duration for CBT 1 is 90 minutes while for CBT 2 it is 120 minutes

RRB JE ME Syllabus

The RRB JE Mechanical Syllabus will be prescribed by the Railway Recruitment Board on their official website. Mechanical Engineering candidates who wish to clear the RRB JE 2022 examination must know the syllabus first in order to excel in the examination. RRB JE syllabus for CBT 1 mechanical branch can be checked here in order to build smart strategies and sail smoothly in the exam. Below you will find the detailed topic-wise RRB JE Syllabus for the ME 2022 exam:

Subjects

Topics

Mathematics

  • Number systems
  • LCM and HCF
  • Decimals
  • Pipes & Cistern
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Algebra
  • Mensuration
  • Percentages
  • Time and Work
  • Time and Distance
  • SI & CI
  • Profit and Loss
  • Geometry
  • Trigonometry
  • Elementary Statistics
  • Square Root
  • Age Calculations
  • Calendar & Clock

General Awareness

  • Indian geography
  • Culture and history of India including freedom struggle
  • Indian Economy
  • Indian Polity and constitution
  • World environmental issues
  • Knowledge of Current affairs
  • Sports
  • General scientific and technological developments etc.

General Intelligence and Reasoning

  • Syllogism
  • Analogies
  • Alphabetical Number Series
  • Coding and Decoding
  • Mathematical operations
  • Venn Diagram
  • Data Interpretation and Sufficiency
  • Conclusions and Decision Making
  • Similarities and Differences
  • Analytical reasoning
  • Classification
  • Distance & Directions
  • Statement – Arguments and Assumptions etc.

General Science

  • Physics
  • Chemistry and Life Sciences (up to 10th Standard CBSE syllabus).

RRB Mechanical Engineer Salary

RRB JE Salary structure is defined by the officials of the Railway Recruitment Board of India. The basic pay of the RRB JE post for the mechanical branch is ₹ 35,400/- as per the 7th pay commission including all other perks & allowances. Below you can check out RRB JE ME salary for various posts along with the detailed RRB JE salary structure for different cities.

RRB JE Salary

Name of the Post

Pay Band

Grade pay

Junior Engineer (JE)

₹ 35400 – Rs.112400

₹ 4,200

Junior Engineer (Information Technology)

Depot Material Superintendent (DMS)

Chemical & Metallurgical Assistant (CMA)

RRB JE Salary Structure

Component

Class A Cities

Class B Cities

Class C Cities

Basic Pay

13,500

13,500

13,500

Dearness Allowance (125% of Basic)

16,875

16,875

16,875

House Rent Allowance

4050 (30% of Basic)

2,700 (20% of Basic)

1,350 (10% of Basic)

Other Allowance

4000

4000

4000

Salary In-Hand

38,425

37,075

35,725

Deduction (Approx.)

2,000

2,000

2,000

Total Pay (₹)

36,425

35,075

33,725

RRB JE ME Job Profile

The major responsibilities or the job profile of RRB JE ME is to check the conditions of the components of goods wagons and passengers’ coaches and make a defect-freerolling stock i.e. diesel.

RRB JE ME Admit Card

RRB JE ME 2022 Admit Card download link will be available to the candidates 15-20 days before the commencement of the examination. Only the candidates who have successfully filled out the RRB JE Application form will be able to download the admit card from the official website. Candidates are requested to visit the RRB JE Official Website to download their admit cards. Or you can directly download the link to be provided here after the release of the notification. Without the RRB JE 2022 admit card, you will not be allowed to appear for the RRB JE Exam.

Steps to download RRB JE ME Admit Card

  • Visit the official RRB website of the particular region.
  • On the home page itself, you will find the admit card link.
  • Click on the link “Download RRB JE ME Admit Card”.
  • Now, feed your login credentials such as registration number & DOB.
  • After cross-checking the details, you may click on the submit button.
  • Your RRB JE Admit Card 2020 will appear in a new tab.
  • Save and download your RRB JE Admit Card with extra copies for future use.

RRB JE ME Result

The RRB JE 2022 result will be declared by the RRB soon after the commencement of CBT-1. The facility to view the RRB JE ME 2020 result will be availed 25-30 days after the successful completion of the exam on the official website. Candidates who will appear for the exam will only be eligible to view the result status with the help of the registration number and password to log in. Candidates can check the official RRB JE Result link which will be shared to view the RRB JE Mechanical result 2022 here itself.

RRB JE ME Cutoff

The cutoff can be defined as the minimum marks which are needed to score by the candidates in order to qualify the paper. Candidates appearing in RRB JE ME CBT-1 have to score minimum qualifying marks in order to be eligible for the next stage in the selection process. The minimum qualifying marks for RRB JE are listed below category wise:

Category

RRB JE 2022 Cutoff

General

40%

SC/OBC30%
ST25%

RRB JE (ME) FAQs

  • RRB JE ME exam is conducted on a yearly basis.

  • After the RRB JE 2022 notification will be released, you can find the apply online link for RRB JE Mechanical exam through the official website of the Railway Recruitment Board of India.

  • No, final year candidates are not eligible to fill the RRB JE application form.

  • No, there is no interview. Selection is based on the marks scored in CBT 1 and CBT 2 exam.

  • Yes, there is a negative marking of 1/3 marks for every wrong attempt in RRB JE ME exam. However, no marks are deducted for untouched questions.

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