Syllabus for RRB JE 2018

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Part a – General Ability

General Intelligence & Reasoning

  • Number Series, syllogism, Input-Output, Coding-decoding

  • Word Building, Seating arrangement, Clock, Calendar.

  • Similarities and differences, analogy, space visualization / orientation.

  • Decision making, visual memory, Direction sense test, Blood relations, arithmetical reasoning and figural classification.

  • Arithmetic number series, non-verbal series, coding and decoding. Statement conclusion.


  • Algebra, Interests, Ratio & proportion, percentage

  • Time and distance / work, profit & loss

  • Pipes & Cisterns, Mensuration, Age problems, Data Interpretation.

General Awareness

  • Question will be asked from Railway

  • Rail Budget, New Technologies & Reform in Indian Railway.

  • Indian – History, Polity, Geography, Economy Current affairs, sports etc.

Part B – Technical Ability / General Science

RRB JE Civil Engineering Syllabus

  • Questions will be based on General Civil Engineering.

  • Topics includes Construction/ Structure Engineering and drawing

  • Estimating, Costing and Valuation & Building Materials

  • Mechanics, Soil Mechanics, Structural Analysis

  • Concrete Structures, Steel Structures, Hydraulics

  • Hydrology, Construction, Water requirements, Highway Planning

  • Traffic Engineering, Surveying, Coordinate system

  • Projections, Errors and adjustments, curves

  • Environmental Engineering, measurements of distance and directions.

RRB JE Mechanical Engineering Syllabus

  • Questions from Strength of Materials

  • Theory of Machines, Kinematics of Machine

  • Engineering Mechanics, Fluid Mechanics

  • Heat Transfer, Thermodynamics, Power Engineering, Steam Tables

  • Thermodynamics cycles, I.C. Engines cycles

  • Casting, Machining and Machine Tool Operations

  • Metrology and Inspection subject’s topics will be asked.

RRB JE Syllabus 2015 Electrical Engineering

  • Questions will be based on topics of Electrical Machines

  • Basics of circuit & Power Electronics.

  • They will also include Electrical and Electronic Measurements

  • Analog and Digital Electronics

  • Circuits and Measurement Systems

  • Signals and Systems, Electrical Machines

  • Power and Control Systems etc.

RRB JE Syllabus Junior Engineer (IT)

  • MS Office; Computer fundamentals & organization

  • C , C++ & Java language; Information systems

  • DBMS; System programming

  • Operating systems; UNIX; SAD

  • Data & Network communication

  • Web technology & programming

  • Software Engineering; Environment & Pollution Control.

RRB JE Syllabus Electronics Engineering

  • Electronic Devices, Energy bands, Signal & Systems

  • Wireless Communication

  • Carrier transport in silicon: diffusion current

  • Drift current, mobility, and resistivity.

  • Generation and recombination of carriers.

  • Junctions, diodes, tunnel, Analog and Digital Circuits, & Communication

  • EMFT, Basics of Signal & Systems, Control System.

RRB JE Syllabus Computers Engineering

  • Computer fundamentals, MS Office, languages

  • Information systems, DBMS

  • Operating systems, Software Engineering

  • Computer Networks, Database, Algorithms

  • Network communication, System programming

  • Web technology & programming.

Junior Engineer (Printing Press)

  • Printing techniques and materials, Offset Printing

  • Color science, Newspaper printing

  • Paper & Ink technology

  • Digital technology & Imaging; Control Application in Printing

  • Basic concepts of Computers, Printing surface preparation.

Instrumentation & Measurement Engineering

  • Questions from Basics of Measurement Systems

  • Transducers, Circuits, Mechanical Measurement

  • Industrial Instrumentation, Analog / Digital Electronics

  • Process Instrumentation will be asked.

Environment & Pollution Control

  • Questions will be asked from topics of Environment

  • Pollution, Sources, Control Methods etc.

Engineering Drawing / Graphics

Questions will be asked from basics of Drawing.