RRB JE Syllabus 2024 for CBT 1 & 2 - Section Wise JE Syllabus

The Railway Recruitment Boards (RRB) will release the RRB JE Syllabus 2024 along with the official notification. The RRB JE 2024 syllabus can be downloaded at the official website of the RRB. Candidates must read the syllabus and ensure that they are thoroughly aware of the topics that will be covered in the RRB JE 2024 exam.

According to the RRB JE exam notification 2024, candidates will be assessed on topics from

General Awareness, Physics & Chemistry, Basics of Computers and Applications, Basics of Environment and Pollution Control and Technical Abilities. Candidates must have a good idea of the RRB JE syllabus 2024 and study all the topics mentioned in the same in order to clear the RRB JE exam.

RRB JE Syllabus 2024 - For CBT

The syllabus of RRB JE 2024 CBT has topics from subjects including general awareness, physics & chemistry, basics of computers & applications, environment & pollution control and technical abilities for stage two of the exam. As per the RRB JE notification, the question paper will comprise of objective-type questions. Aspirants can check the detailed RRB JE syllabus 2024 for CBT below.

RRB JE CBT Syllabus 2024

Subjects

Topics

General Awareness

  • Indian geography

  • Culture & history of India including freedom struggle

  • Environmental issues - India & the World

  • Indian Polity & constitution

  • Scientific & technological developments

  • Knowledge of Current affairs

  • Indian Economy

  • Sports, etc.

Physics & Chemistry

  • As per CBSE class 10th syllabus

Basics of computer & applications

  • Architecture of Computers

  • Storage devices

  • Operating System like Windows, Unix,

  • Linux; MS Office

  • Networking

  • Various data representation

  • Websites & Web Browsers

  • Computer Virus

  • Internet & Email

  • Input & Output devices

Basics of Environment & Pollution control

  • Basics of Environment; Adverse effect of environmental pollution & control strategies

  • Waste Management

  • Air, water & noise pollution and their effects & control

  • Ozone depletion

  • Global warming

  • Acid rain

RRB JE Technical Ability Syllabus 2024

Subject

Topics

Civil & Allied Engineering Exam Group

Engineering Mechanics

  • Building Construction

  • Building materials

  • Construction of substructure

  • Construction of superstructure

  • Building finishes

  • Building maintenance

  • Building drawing

  • Concrete Technology

  • Surveying

  • Computer Aided Design

  • Geo Technical Engineering

  • Hydraulics

  • Irrigation Engineering

  • Mechanics of Structures-

  • Theory of structures

  • Design of Concrete Structures

  • Design of Steel Structure

  • Transportation Engineering

  • Highway Engineering

  • Environmental Engineering

  • Advanced Construction Techniques & Equipment

  • Estimating and Costing

  • Contracts and Accounts

Electrical & Allied Engineering Exam Group

  • Basic concepts

  • Circuit law

  • Magnetic Circuit

  • AC Fundamentals

  • Measurement & measuring instruments

  • Electrical Machines

  • Synchronous Machines

  • Generation, Transmission & Distribution

  • Estimation & costing

  • Utilization of Electrical Energy

  • Basic Electronics

Electronics & Allied Engineering

  • Electronic Components & Materials

  • Conductors Semiconductors & Insulators

  • Magnetic materials

  • Electronic Devices & circuits

  • Digital Electronics

  • Linear Integrated Circuit

  • Microprocessor & Microcontroller

  • Electronic Measurements

  • Communication Engineering

  • Data communication & Network

  • Computer Programming

  • Basic Electrical Engg.

Mechanical & Allied Engineering Exam Group

  • Engineering Mechanics

  • Material Science

  • Strength of Materials

  • Machining

  • Welding

  • Grinding & Finishing Process

  • Metrology

  • Fluid Mechanics & Hydraulic Machinery

  • Industrial Management

  • Thermal Engineering

Computer Science and Information Technology

  • PC Software

  • Computer fundamentals

  • C Language

  • Computer Organisation

  • Information Systems

  • Data Structure using C++

  • DBMS fundamentals

  • System Programming

  • Operating System using LINUX

  • Web Technologies and Programming

  • System Analysis & Design

  • Data & Network Communication

  • Java Programming

  • Software Engineering

Printing Technology

  • Printing Systems

  • Printing Materials

  • Flexo, Gravure & Screen Printing

  • Printing Finishing Processing Image Processing

  • Design & Advertising in Print Media

  • Sheet fed offset Machines

  • Publishing Software

  • Paper & Ink

  • Colour Separation & Management

  • Plate Making Methods

  • Digital Imaging

  • Web offset Printing

  • Printer’s Accounting & Estimating Purpose

  • Advanced Printing Technologies

  • Package Technology Concept of packaging

CMA

  • Measurements

  • Light

  • Heat

  • Sound

  • Mechanics

  • Magnetism

  • Electricity & Electromagnetism

  • Modern Physics

  • Electronics & Communications

  • Matter

  • Chemical Reactions

  • Acids & Bases, Salts

Click Here for a PDF for a detailed explanation of the sub-topics appearing in the technical ability part of the RRB JE exam

RRB JE Exam Pattern 2024

The RRB JE exam pattern 2024 is also prescribed by the authorities. As per the official notification the RRB JE exam pattern for CBT 1 and 2 both have negative marking i.e.-ve⅓ each wrong answer. For more details on the RRB JE exam pattern 2024 see the tables below.

RRB JE Exam Pattern 2024 for CBT

Subjects

Number of Questions

Marks

General Awareness

15

15

Physics & Chemistry

15

15

Basics of Computers & Applications

10

10

Basics of Environment & Pollution Control

10

10

Technical Abilities

100

100

Total

150

150

Note: The RRB JE 2024 exam will be held for a duration of 120 minutes.

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RRB JE 2024 Preparation Tips

Candidates can use the tips given below to boost their preparation for the RRB JE 2024 exam.

  • Go through the RRB JE syllabus and exam pattern to understand the structure of the paper and all the topics appearing in it.

  • Prepare a solid study plan based on the above and stick to it.

  • Practice using previous year’s question papers

  • Study from the best RRB JE books.

  • Take notes and revise them regularly.