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Railway recruitment 2019: Online application, notification, documents, websites, fees, syllabus, exam details

Railway recruitment 2019: The Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) has announced recruitment at the post of junior engineer (JE). The candidates can apply online through all the region based official websites till January 31, 2019. Check eligibility, documents required to fill form and syllabus in detail

By: Careers Desk | New Delhi |
Updated: February 15, 2019 12:01:27 pm
RRB recruitment 2018-19: Check the syllabus of RRB JE recruitment examinations. (Image source:

RRB recruitment 2018-19: The online application process for Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) Junior Engineer (JE) vacancies has been started on Wednesday, January 2. The candidates can apply online through all the region based official websites till January 31, 2019. The first stage Computer based test is expected to be conducted either in April or May, 2019.

RRB Group D results

The Indian Railways will be hiring for a total of 13,487 posts of Junior Engineer ( JE ) Junior Engineer (Information Technology) [ JE(IT) ], Depot Material Superintendent (DMS) and Chemical and Metallurgical Assistant (CMA). The entire recruitment process will be in three stages — stage I Computer Based Test (CBT), stage II CBT, and document verification/ medical examination as applicable. Selection is made strictly as per merit, on the basis of CBTs.

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RRB recruitment 2018-19: Documents needed

Candidates should register using their correct mobile number and valid e-mail ID as all recruitment related communications will be sent through SMS and e-mail. The RRBs will not entertain any request for change of mobile number and e-mail address at any stage. Here are the documents needed to register:

— Scanned passport size photo(20kb-50kb) of the candidate.
— Scanned Signature(10kb-40kb).
— Scanned SC/ST certificate(50kb to 100kb), if applicable

Fill in the details – personal and educational both. Read carefully the application form to avoid any error. After final submission, the details in the application (except mobile number, email id and State) can be edited by the candidate with the modification option. However, this modification requires extra fee of Rs.100/- each time which is non refundable. The modification is allowed only twice.

The registration details except mobile number, email id and RRB can be edited.

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Railway recruitment 2019: Official websites

RRB Guwahati (

RRB Jammu (

RRB Kolkata (

RRB Malda (

RRB Mumbai (

RRB Muzaffarpur (

RRB Patna (

RRB Ranchi (

RRB Secunderabad (

RRB Ahmedabad (

RRB Ajmer (

RRB Allahabad (

RRB Bangalore (

RRB Bhopal (

RRB Bhubaneshwar (

RRB Bilaspur (

RRB Chandigarh (

RRB Chennai (

RRB Gorakhpur (

RRB Siliguri (

RRB Thiruvananthapuram (


Railway recruitment 2019: CBT exam details

There shall be two-stage Computer Based Test (CBT). The RRB will follow marks normalisation to prepare the shortlisted candidates list. RRB-wise shortlisting of candidates for the second stage CBT will be done at the rate of 15 times (the number may vary). The shortlisting of stage-II of the CBT will be based on the merit of the candidates in the first stage CBT. The RRB-wise shortlisted candidates for 2nd Stage CBT shall be advised through the official websites of RRBs and e-mail to download their e-call letter for appearing in the 2nd Stage CBT.

There will be negative marking for incorrect answers in CBTs. About 1/3rd of the marks allotted for each question shall be deducted for each incorrect answer.

Railway recruitment 2019: Check syllabus

Mathematics: Number systems, BODMAS, Decimals, LCM and HCF, Ratio and Proportion, Percentages, Mensuration, Time and Work, Time and Distance, Simple and Compound Interest, Profit and Loss, Fractions, Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry, Elementary Statistics, Square Root, Age Calculations, Calendar and Clock, Pipes and Cistern


General Intelligence and Reasoning: Analogies, Coding and Decoding, Mathematical operations, Relationships, Syllogism, Jumbling, Venn Diagram, Data Interpretation and Sufficiency, Alphabetical and Number Series, Conclusions, Decision Making, Similarities and Differences, Analytical reasoning, Classification, Directions

General Awareness: Current affairs, Indian Geography, History of India, India’s independence movement, Indian Constitution, Economy, Sports, Entertainment

Civil Engineering: Costing, Coordinate System, Construction, Structure Engineering and Drawing, Building Materials, Concrete Structures, Curves, Estimating, Environmental Engineering, Hydraulics, Hydrology, Highway Planning, Mechanics, Projections, Valuation, Soil Mechanics, Steel Structures

Mechanical Engineering: Engineering Mechanics, Heat Transfer, Kinematics of Machines, Power Engineering, Power Engineering, Fluid Mechanics, Steam Tables, Metrology

Electronics Engineering: Analog and Digital Circuits, Communication, Electronic Devices and circuits, Energy Bands, Control system, Diodes, Signals and systems, Digital Signal Processing, Junctions, Tunnel, Microprocessor, Microcontroller, Wireless Communication


Electrical Engineering: Analog and Digital Electronics, Basics of Circuits, Power Electronics, Circuits and Measurement Systems, Electronics Measurements, Machines, Circuit Theory, Signals and Systems

Computer Science Engineering: MS Office, Algorithms, Computer Fundamentals, Network Communication, Computer Networks, Web Technology, Software Engineering, DBMS, System Programming, Operating Systems, Web Technology and Programming.


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First published on: 02-01-2019 at 11:35:00 am

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