Railway JE 2019 Exam Pattern

RRB has released Notification for Railway JE 2019 Exam. To ace RRB JE 2019 Exam, it is necessary to know the Exam pattern and detailed syllabus of RRB JE exam. This will help you to prepare judiciously for RRB JE 2019 Exam. Let’s understand the RRB JE 2019 Exam Pattern.

Railway JE Exam Pattern

The entire recruitment process of RRB JE 2019 Exam shall involve, 1st stage Computer Based Test (CBT), 2nd stage CBT, and Document Verification/ Medical Examination as applicable. Selection is made strictly as per merit, on the basis of CBTs. The date, time and venue for all the activities viz CBTs and DV or any other additional activity as applicable shall be fixed by the RRB and shall be intimated to the eligible candidates in due course. Request for postponement of any of the above activity or for change of venue, date and shift will not be entertained under any circumstances.

Railway JE 2019 Exam will be condcuted in following 4 different Phases:

  • First Stage of CBT
  • Second Stage of CBT
  • Document Verification
  • Medical Examination

Railway JE Exam Pattern: First Stage CBT

RRB JE CBT 1 Exam Pattern

SubjectsNo. Of QuestionsMarksDuration
1Mathematics303090 min
2General Intelligence and Reasoning2525
3General Awareness1515
4General Science3030
100100

Negative Marking: 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.

Minimum percentage of marks for eligibility in various categories: UR -40%, OBC-30%, SC-30%, ST -25%. These percentage of marks for eligibility may be relaxed by 2% for PwBD candidates in case of shortage of PwBD candidates against vacancies reserved for them.

Railway JE Exam Pattern: 2nd Stage CBT

Short listing of Candidates for the 2nd Stage CBT exam shall be based on the normalized marks obtained by them in the 1st Stage CBT Exam. Total number of candidates to be shortlisted for 2nd Stage shall be 15 times the community wise total vacancy of Posts notified against the RRB as per their merit in 1st Stage CBT. However, Railways reserve the right to increase/decrease this limit in total or for any specific category(s) as required to ensure availability of adequate candidates for all the notified posts.

RRB JE CBT 2 Exam Pattern

SubjectsNo. Of QuestionsMarksDuration
1General Awareness1515120 min
2Physics & Chemistry1515
3Basics of Computers and Applications1010
4Basics of Environment and Pollution Control1010
5Technical Abilities100100
150150

Click Here to View Railway JE 2019 Syllabus for CBT 1 + CBT 2

Negative Marking: 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.

Minimum percentage of marks for eligibility in various categories: UR -40%, OBC-30%, SC-30%, ST -25%. This percentage of marks for eligibility may be relaxed by 2% for PwBD candidates, in case of shortage of PwBD candidates against vacancies reserved for them.

Note: Virtual calculator will be made available on the Computer Monitor during 2nd Stage CBT.

Technical Abilities

S. No.Three years Diploma in Engineering or Bachelor’s Degree inEngineering/TechnologyExam Group
1Mechanical EngineeringProduction EngineeringAutomobile EngineeringManufacturing EngineeringMechatronics EngineeringIndustrial EngineeringMachining EngineeringTools and Machining EngineeringTools and Die Making EngineeringCombination of any sub stream of basic streams of above disciplinesMechanical and Allied Engineering
2Electrical EngineeringCombination of any sub stream of basic streams of Electrical EngineeringElectrical and Allied Engineering
3Electronics EngineeringInstrumentation and Control EngineeringCommunication EngineeringComputer Science and EngineeringComputer EngineeringComputer ScienceInformation TechnologyCombination of sub streams of basic streams of above disciplines.Electronics and Allied Engineering
4Civil EngineeringCombination of any sub stream of basic streams of Civil EngineeringB.Sc., in Civil Engineering of 3years durationCivil and Allied Engineering
5Printing Technology/EngineeringPrinting Technology
S. No.Educational QualificationsExam Group
1B.Sc., Chemistry and PhysicsCMA
S. No.Educational QualificationsExam Group
1BE/B.Tech., (Computer Science)BE/B.Tech., (Information Technology)PGDCAB.Sc. Computer ScienceBCADOEACC “B” Level Course of 3 years duration or equivalentCo

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