How to prepare for RRB JE [Tips & Tricks] ?

The REB JE Exam 2019 is expected to be held in April/May 2019. Now the candidates who are applied for the JE exam and those who are looking forward to apply the exam have some questions in their mind How to prepare for RRB JE ? , How to crack RRB JE , What is the RRB JE syllabus , What are the RRB JE study materials ? If you are also having the same questions in your mind then you are in right place.

How to prepare for RRB JE ?

Before starting the preparations you should know about the exam pattern well. This year RRB JE exam consist of two exams namely first stage cbt and second stage cbt. These exams are followed by document verification and medical.

First stage CBT for RRB JE

It is an online exam which consist of four sections – maths, general intelligence, general awareness, and general science.

SubjectNo of QuestionsMarks
General Intelligence and Reasoning2525
General Awareness1515
General Science3030

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

minimum qualification percentage required for UR -40%, OBC-30%, SC-30%, ST -25%.

RRB JE Syllabus

MathematicsNumber systems, BODMAS, Decimals, Fractions, LCM and HCF, Ratio and Proportion, Percentages, Mensuration, Time and Work, Time and Distance, Simple and Compound Interest, Profit and Loss, Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry, Elementary Statistics, Square Root, Age Calculations, Calendar & Clock, Pipes & Cistern.
General Intelligence and ReasoningAnalogies, Alphabetical and Number Series, Coding and Decoding, Mathematical operations, Relationships, Syllogism, Jum -bling, Venn Diagram, Data Interpretation and Sufficiency, Conclusions and Decision Making, Similarities and Differences, Analytical reasoning, Classification, Directions, Statement – Arguments and Assumptions etc.
General AwarenessKnowledge of Current affairs, Indian geography, culture and history of India including freedom struggle, Indian Polity and constitution, Indian Economy, Environmental issues concerning India and the World, Sports, General scientific and technological developments etc.
General SciencePhysics, Chemistry and Life Sciences (up to 10th Standard CBSE syllabus).

Previous year Question papers for RRB JE

Previous year question papers are very important in RRB JE, Definitely their will be a lot of questions from the previous year. you can score about 30% marks from these previous year questions. GK Publication have a wonderful text containing 17 sets of previous year question papers with solutions and tricks to solution. ( Click here to purchase the text).

Previous year questions are not enough to become a Junior Engineer in Railway, But it helps to get 30 to 40 % marks. To secure The Job you have to score more marks, Additional reading will aid you. For that we have some additional reference texts ( We prepared this list from the suggestions of  Junior Engineers who got selection in 2014).

  1. RRB JE PREMIUM STUDY KIT from Bookhive 
  2. RRB JE Recruitment exam  from GK Publications
  3. COMBO PACK OF RRB JE Study Guide 2019 from ARIHANT
  4. Shortcut in Reasoning from Disha Publications

practice makes a man perfect, so aspirants need as much practice as they can. You can practice with previous year question paper. Got additional knowledges from above mentioned texts. Dont stick on with single book because the competition is very high everyone will prepare with one of the above texts. so you follow 2 texts, so you will get knowledge questions.

If you prepare for the exam with any of two Texts mentioned in the list and practiced the previous year questions. we can assure that you will get this dream job.

At present you have enough time approx 3-4 months to prepare for RRB JE Examination. Dont waste your valuable time and make your study plan as soon as possible. Best of luck for RRB JE Exam 2019.

click here For second stage RRB JE exam syllabus, details and study materials

This post was created due to the repeated asking question ” How to prepare for RRB JE ” of the aspirants.