RRB JE second stage CBT Syllabus & Details

Details about second stage CBT

To attend second stage CBT of RRB JE you have to qualify first stage of RRB JE.

The total number of candidates shortlisting for the second stage CBT is 15 times of vacancy. If the post you applied have 50 vacancies then 750 candidates will be shortlisted for second stage. However railway have full authority to increase or decrease this number. ( In RRB ALP exam, RRB mentioned 15 times of number candidate for second stage but they selected 25 times)

Duration of the exam : 120 mins
Number of questions : 150
In an average you will get 45 seconds for a single questions. It will be quite difficult to those who can’t manage time effectively. good method to crack time manangement is training hard to solve questions as soon as possible. If your basics in core subjects are stong then you can solve those 100 questions from your core fastly.
NB : Virtual calculator will be available in the second stage of rrb je exam

Mark Distribution for RRB JE second stage :

Subjects No of Questions Marks
General Awareness 1515
Physics & Chemistry 1515
Basics of Computers & Applications 1010
Basics of Environment and Pollution Control 1010
Technical Abilities 100100
Total 150150
Time in Minutes 120

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.

Syllabus For RRB JE Second Stage

General Awareness Knowledge 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
Physics and Chemistry Up to 10th standard CBSE syllabus
Basics of Computers and Applications Architecture of Computers; input and Output devices; Storage devices, Networking, Operating System like Windows, Unix, Linux; MS Office; Various data representation; Internet and Email; Websites & Web Browsers; Computer Virus.
Basics of Environment and Pollution Control: Basics of Environment; Adverse effect of environmental pollution and control strategies; Air, water and Noise pollution, their effect and control; Waste Management, Global warming; Acid rain; Ozone depletion.
Technical Abilities Electronics/Electrical/Civil/Mechanical…

We prepared this list from the suggestions of  Junior Engineers who got selection in 2014.


RRB JE Recruitment exam  from GK Publications

COMBO PACK OF RRB JE Study Guide 2019 from ARIHANT

Shortcut in Reasoning from Disha Publications