Mode of Exam
4 (First stage CBT, Second Stage CBT, Document Verification and Medical Examination)
90 Minutes for First CBT and 2 hours for Second CBT
100 for First Stage and 150 for Second CBT
RRB has released application form for the post of JE. This recruitment gives candidates a golden opportunity to get a government job in the Railway Department. RRB JE Recruitment is for the candidates who are having the required technical qualification either in Degree or Diploma from any recognized college and University. RRB has released 13,487 vacancies for Junior Engineer Exam. The posts for RRB JE are for Junior Engineer(JE), Junior Engineer (Information Technology), and Chemical & Metallurgical Assistant (CMA) & Depot Material Superintendent (DMS). The online application for RRB JE has started from 2nd January 2019 and will end on 31st Jan 2019. Candidates can apply from the regional sites of RRB. Earlier RRB had released 14,033 vacancies for the post of RRB JE after that RRB revised the vacancies and reduced it to 13,487 vacancies of RRB JE for 2019.
RRB JE 2019 exam will be conducted in 4 different Stages:
RRB JE Subjects
No. of Questions to be asked in RRB JE
RRB JE Exam Marks Distribution
General Intelligence & Reasoning
Time Duration to attempt RRB JE
Total Marks for RRB JE exam
Physics & Chemistry
Basics of Computers & Applications
Basics of Environmental & Pollution Control
Before starting RRB JE preparation it is important that aspirants are well versed with topics and the detailed syllabus for the exam. RRB JE 2019 exam will have objective questions from Quantitative Aptitude, Reasoning Skills & English Language.
Abbreviations and Economic terminologies
Ratio and proportion
Overview of Indian Financial System
History of Indian Banking System
Mixture and allegation
Statement and conclusions
Recent credit and monetary policies
Time and work
Important Government Schemes on capital & money market
Idioms and phrases
Speed, distance and time
Statement and assumptions
Introduction to national financial institutions like RBI, SEBI, IRDA, FSDC etc.
Fill in suitable words
Stocks and shares
Statement and arguments
Introduction to International organisations like IMF, World Bank, ADB, UN etc.
Current affairs related to national and international issues of last 6 months
Volume and Surface Area
Passage and conclusions
Active/ passive voice
Height and Distances
Phrases and idioms
Direct and indirect speech
Permutation and combinations
Number, ranking and time sequence
Simple and compound interest
Direction sense test
Rearrangement of passage
Profit, loss and discount
Assertion and reasoning
Elements of algebra
Odd figure out
To apply for RRB JE 2019 Exam, an aspirant should meet various Eligibility Criteria such as Education Qualification, Age, Nationality etc.
Age Criteria for RRB JE
Must Have Been Born By 01 Jan 2001 & Should Have Been Born After 02 Jan 1986
Must Have Been Born By 01 Jan 2001 & Should Have Been Born After 02 Jan 1983
SC / ST
Must Have Been Born By 01 Jan 2001 & Should Have Been Born After 02 Jan 1981
RRB JE Posts
RRB JE Educational Qualification
Junior Engineer (JE)
Diploma/Degree in Engineering or Relevant Stream
Depot Material Superintendent (DMS)
Diploma/Degree in Engineering from any discipline
Junior Engineer (IT)
PGDCA/B.Sc. (Computer Science)/ BCA/ Btech (IT)/ Btech (Computer Science)/ DOEACC B level course of 3 years duration or equivalent from recognised university/institute
Chemical & Metallurgical Assistant (CMA)
Bachelors degree in Science with Physics and Chemistry with minimum 55% marks
The online application process for RRB JE 2019 recruitment has been opened from 2nd January 2019 & closes on 31st January 2019. The RRB has not released the official exam date yet. But the tentative RRB JE 2019 exam date schedule is known. The RRB JE exam tentatively will be conducted in the month of April/May 2019
RRB JE Exam Events
RRB JE Exam Dates
RRB JE 2019 Notification Releases
2nd January 2019
The start date for RRB JE 2019 Online Registration
Last date for RRB JE 2019 form
31st January 2019
Last date for Online Payment (Net Banking/Credit Card/Debit Card/UPI) for RRB JE
5th February 2019 (until 10 PM)
Last date for RRB JE Exam fee submission through SBI Bank Challan
4th February 2019 (until 1 PM)
Last date for RRB JE Exam fee submission through Post Office Challan
Final Submission date for RRB JE forms
7th February 2019 (until 11:59 PM)
RRB JE CBT Exam Date
Tentatively scheduled during April/May 2019
After getting selected as Junior Engineer in RRB, candidates have to undergo various training in order to learn practical aspects of railways. The salary for RRB JE 2019 is mentioned below:
RRB JE Post
RRB JE Salary
Railway Junior Engineer (RRB JE)
Approx Rs. 35,035 Per Month
Earlier RRB had released 14,033 vacancies for the post of RRB JE 2019, later RRB revised the vacancies and reduced it to 13,487 vacancies of RRB JE for 2019. Below are the department-wise details for RRB JE 2019 vacancies:
RRB JE Post Name
RRB JE Old Vacancies
RRB JE Revised Vacancies
Every year RRB releases region wise cut off for RRB JE, similarly previous year as well RRB released region wise cut off for RRB JE. The table below shows the specified range for cut off analysis for various categories.
RRB JE Last year Cut off
Name of an Organization
Railway Recruitment Boards (RRB)
RRB JE Recruitment 2019
Junior Engineer, Depot Material Superintendent, and Chemical & Metallurgical Assistant.
RRB JE total vacancy
RRB JE Exam Mode
Negative Marking in RRB JE Exam
The application procedure for RRB JE 2019 is as given below:
RRB JE Application Fee Category
RRB JE Application Fee
Below is the list of RRB JE Regions through which candidates can apply for the post of RRB Junior Engineer (RRB JE):
RRB Regions to apply for RRB JE
RRB Regional Official Website
RRB JE Ahmedabad
RRB JE Ajmer
RRB JE Allahabad
RRB JE Bangalore
RRB JE Bhopal
RRB JE Bhubaneswar
RRB JE Bilaspur
RRB JE Chandigarh
RRB JE Chennai
RRB JE Gorakhpur
RRB JE Guwahati
RRB JE Jammu-Srinagar
RRB JE Kolkata
RRB JE Malda
RRB JE Mumbai
RRB JE Muzaffarpur
RRB JE Patna
RRB JE Ranchi
RRB JE Secunderabad
RRB JE Siliguri
RRB JE Thiruvananthapuram
The candidates can choose the exam language as their regional language. Below is the list of languages which candidate can opt for RRB JE 2019 exam:
RRB JE Exam languages
Most of the railway exams are similar in what they test in you. The way of asking may be a bit different, but on the basic level, they check almost similar abilities in you. The key to nailing any kind of examination is practicing hard, making a proper plan and sticking to it consistently. An examination not only tests your knowledge but also your accuracy and speed. Being regular with your studies and revision is as important as practicing and checking your newly gained knowledge on a regular basis. Also, try to cover all sections equally along with identifying your weaker and stronger areas.
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Useful Books for RRB JE
RRB JE Exam Book’s Author
Lucent General Science
A modern approach to verbal & Non-verbal reasoning
Verbal & Non-Verbal Reasoning
Static GK/ Current Affairs
SQ Sachdeva Mahendra Jain
Candidates can download their Admit Card from the RRB Regions websites. The admit cards are released 10 days before the exam. Admit cards can be download online only. At the time of RRB JE exam, candidates should also carry one photo ID proof and a passport size photograph. The passport size photo should be the same as the one uploaded in the application form. RRB JE Admit cards are not sent through the post.
RRB releases the JE exam result on the regional websites. The result of the examination will be available as a pdf, in which the roll number of the qualified candidates will be mentioned. Candidates qualifying for the exam will be called for the next round of RRB JE which will be the second stage CBT. After qualifying the second stage candidates will have to appear for Document Verification and Medical Examination.
Q. Will I get the refund of the RRB JE examination fee?
Ans. Yes, Candidate who attends the examination is eligible for the refund of examination fee.
Q. Can Any Candidate apply for more than one post in RRB JE?
Q. I have already filled the RRB JE application form and got the registration number, can I change my chosen RRB now?
Q. Can those students who are appearing in Final year of Graduation apply for any post in RRB JE?
Q. Is there any NEGATIVE MARKING in RRB JE Exam?
Ans. Yes. Negative marking for wrong answers in CBTs. 1/3rd of the marks for that question.
Q. Are medical standards compulsory for the post of RRB Junior Engineer?
Q. In RRB JE Exam, Can I choose my regional language as the exam language?
Q. RRB JE 2019 Exam is in ONLINE OR OFFLINE mode?
Ans. Answer: RRB JE 2019 Exam will be in online mode
Q. Is there SECTIONAL CUT-OFF in RRB JE Exam?
Q. What is the AGE LIMIT for the RRB JE Posts?
Ans The minimum age of the candidates must be 18 years & maximum age limit is 33 years as on 1 January 2019
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