RRB JE Syllabus 2019 (CBT 2 & 1): RRB JE Exam Pattern, Download PDF!

By Vineet Vijay|Updated : August 13th, 2019

RRB JE Syllabus 2019: Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) has officially released RRB JE Syllabus for CBT 2 (2nd Stage) Junior 2019. You can check here the latest exam pattern and syllabus of RRB JE (various posts) based on the official notification. As expected, the exam dates for RRB JE CBT-2 has been released with RRB JE result 2019. RRB JE 2nd stage of CBT will be conducted from the 28th August or 1st September 2019.

Candidates can check exam city for RRB JE CBT 2 exam for 13487 vacancies of Junior Engineer (JE), Junior Engineer (IT), Depot Material Superintendent (DMS), and Chemical & Metallurgical Assistant (CMA) from 17th August 2019.

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In this final phase of preparation, candidates must stay focussed and align their preparations to qualify for CBT-2, so check the here for complete syllabus and pattern for RRB JE CBT-1 and CBT-2 syllabus. Moreover, you can also download RRB JE syllabus PDF at the end of the post.

RRB JE Exam Pattern 2019

  • There shall be two stages Computer Based Test (CBT) followed by Document verification.
  • Shortlisting of candidates for 2nd Stage CBT shall be done at the rate of 15 times (may increase or decrease as per the requirement of Railway Administration).
  • The shortlisting of 2nd Stage CBT will be based on the merit of the candidates in 1st Stage CBT. 
  • There shall be negative marking for incorrect answers in CBTs. 1/3rd of the marks allotted for each question shall be deducted for each wrong answer.
  • Question papers shall be of Objective Multiple Choice Type.
  • Questions paper will be in English and other languages such as Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Konkani, Malayalam, Manipuri, Marathi, Odiya, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu and Urdu.
  • Stage 1st of CBT (common for all notified posts)
    • No of Questions: 100
    • Duration: 90 minutes 
SubjectsNo. of QuestionsMarks for each Section
General Intelligence & Reasoning2525
General Awareness1515
General Science3030


  • Stage 2nd of CBT
    • Duration: 120 minutes 
    • No of Questions: 150
SubjectsNo. of QuestionsMarks for each Section
General Awareness1515
Physics & Chemistry1515
Basics of Computers and Applications1010
Basics of Environment and Pollution
Technical Abilities100100

RRB JE Syllabus 2019 for CBT 1 and 2nd Stage

RRB JE CBT 1st Stage Syllabus

  • Mathematics 

    • Number 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 Reasoning

    • Analogies
    • 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 Awareness 

    • Knowledge 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 Science 

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

RRB JE CBT 2nd Stage Syllabus

  • General Awareness

    • Knowledge 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 Chemistry

    • Up to 10th standard CBSE syllabus.
  • Basics of Computers and Applications

    • 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
    • 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

RRB JE Technical Syllabus (Abilities) 2019

RRB JE Civil & Allied Engineering Syllabus 2019

  • 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 2019

  • 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 2019

  • 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 2019

  • 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

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 Syllabus 2019 PDF Download

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A virtual calculator will be made available on the Computer Monitor during 2nd Stage CBT.


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