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RRB JE Exam 2021 Pattern & Syllabus

Description

RRB JE recruitment process will be conducted through the following stages:

  • •Computer Based Test (1st Stage)
  • •Computer Based Test (2nd Stage)
  • •Document Verification/Medical Examination (as applicable)

Negative Marking: There will be a provision of negative marking in both the CBTs. 1/3rd of the marks allotted to any question will be deducted for the wrong answer.
Here is the detailed pattern of each stage:

RRB JE Pattern and Syllabus (1st Stage CBT)

The first stage CBT will comprise of 100 objective type questions with multiple choices. The duration of the test will be 90 minutes (120 minutes for PwBD candidates accompanied with Scribe). Questions will be from the following areas:

 

Subjects/Sections

Number of Questions

Mathematics

30

General Intelligence & Reasoning

25

General Awareness

15

General Science

30

TOTAL

100

There might be some variation in the number of questions in the actual paper.

RRB Junior Engineer - 1st CBT Syllabus

Following topics will be covered under each section:
Mathematics: Number systems, BODMAS, Fraction, Decimal, Square Root, Ratio and Proportion, LCM and HCF, Profit and Loss, Percentages, Algebra, Mensuration, Time and Distance, Time and Work, Simple and Compound Interest, Age Calculations, Trigonometry, Geometry, Pipes & Cistern, and Calendar & Clock.

General Intelligence & Reasoning: Alphabetical and Number Series, Analogies, Mathematical operations, Coding and Decoding, Relationships, Jum-bling, Syllogism, Venn Diagram, Data Interpretation and Sufficiency, Similarities and Differences, Conclusions and Decision Making, Analytical reasoning, Directions, Classification, Statement – Arguments and Assumptions etc.

General Awareness: Knowledge of Current affairs, culture and history of India including freedom struggle, Indian geography, Indian Economy, Indian Polity and constitution, Environmental issues concerning India and the World, General scientific and technological developments, Sports etc.

General Science: Chemistry, Physics, and Life Sciences (up to CBSE 10th Syllabus)

RRB JE Pattern and Syllabus (2nd Stage CBT)

150 objective type questions with multiple choices will be asked in the second stage CBT. The maximum duration of the exam is 120 minutes. Here is the section-wise distribution for the number of questions:

Subjects/Sections

Number of Questions

General Awareness

15

Physics & Chemistry

15

Basics of Computers and Applications

10

Basics of Environment and Pollution Control

10

Technical Abilities

100

TOTAL

150

RRB Junior Engineer - 2nd CBT Syllabus

General Awareness: Knowledge of Current affairs, culture and history of India including freedom struggle, Indian geography, Indian Polity and constitution, Indian Economy, Sports, Environmental issues concerning India and the World, General scientific and technological developments etc.

Physics & Chemistry: Topics from CBSE syllabus up to class 10th

Basics of Computers and Applications:

  • The architecture of Computers - input and Output devices, Storage devices, Networking, Operating System like Windows, Unix, and 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
  • •Global warming
  • •Waste Management
  • •Acid rain
  • Ozone depletion

Technical Abilities:
Various exam groups have been defined as per the educational qualifications for each post. Questions will be asked as per the syllabus prescribed for different exam groups. Find complete syllabus in the official information bulletin.

Document Verification

Document Verification/medical examination will be conducted as applicable for the candidates shortlisted through the second stage CBT examination.