RRB section and Junior engineers Syllabus and books


rrbThe Indian railway after a long time releases a notification to recruit B.E/B.tech and Diploma engineers on 2014,The main aim of the recruitment is to recruit young and dynamic engineers for the posts of senior section engineers and junior engineers.So many engineers has a dream to do a job on railways,now the dream comes to be true.All the best for the all eligible candidates,here we are writing this post to give an idea on written test, syllabus pattern , Books for RRB section engineer(SE) and junior engineers(JE).


Written exam paper Pattern:

The Question papers shall be of 150 Objective Multiple Choice Type. It will be solved within a time limit of 2 hours and marks shall be deducted for each wrong answer 1/3 of the allotted marks for each question.

The Questions will be of objective type with multiple choices and are likely to include questions pertaining to General Awareness, Arithmetic, General Intelligence and reasoning, General Science and Technical Ability.

The question paper will have 150 questions,

1.  90 questions will be of Technical Ability & General Science

2. 60 questions from General Awareness, Arithmetic, General Intelligence and reasoning.

The Technical portion of about 90 questions shall cover basic concepts of Science and Engineering for the post you have applied.

RRB Junior and Senior Engineer Exam Syllabus 2014

Mainly the question paper will contains of..,

  • Technical Ability & General science
  • General Awareness
  • General Intelligence
  • Arithmetic
  • Reasoning Ability
  • More Jobs for ECE:  ECE Core technical jobs

Technical Ability :

Basic concepts of Science and Engineering for the post you have applied.

1. Section engineer:

Basic concepts of science (class XII standard); Civil; Mechanical; Electrical;Electronics; Computers; Environment & Pollution Control; Instrumentation &Measurement and Engineering Drawing / Graphics.

2. Junior Engineer:

Basic concepts of science (class X standard); Civil; Mechanical; Electrical;Electronics; Computers; Environment &Pollution Control; Instrumentation & Measurement and Engineering

Drawing / Graphics.

ECE students has to be concentrate on Analog electronics,digital electronics,analog and digital communications,network theory,electrical technology,instrumentation,basic concepts of science

General Awareness :

Current affairs, Famous Personalities, Geography, Honors and Awards, Important Dates, Sports, Indian Railways, History & Culture, General Polity, Basic Economy..,

General Intelligence :

Coding-Decoding, Sequence & Series, Alphabet Test, Classification, Blood Relations, Direction Test, Venn Diagrams, Group Reasoning, Number, Ranking & Time Sequence Test, Logical Arrangement of Words..,

Arithmetic :

Average, Angles and Sides of various shapes, percentages, profit & loss and partnership, Square root and Cube root, Volume and Surface Area, Computation of Fractions, Computation of whole numbers, L.C.M and H.C.F..,

Reasoning Ability :

Analyzing Arguments, Blood Relation, Test Cause and Effect Making Judgment's, Puzzles, Seating Arrangement, Statements and Assumption, Statement and Conclusion..,


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  1. dear admin- can btech student are eliginle for junior engineer..?/
    and whem i am apply through a particular rrb then i am eligible for thats paricular rrb vacancy ya fir sabhi ke liye...
    dear sir is bar to reply krna i am confused so much.....plzzzz sir and thanks in advance....

    1. For Junior engineers the eligibility is diploma 3 years, so b.e/b.tech are not eligible for junior engineers they are eligible for only section engineers.
      if you have applied to a particulary RRB region you are eligible for that region only,if you got a post they will give posting in that region only.

    2. dear sir
      there are two option in education qualification of senior section engineer for ece student..
      1. electronics
      2. communication
      so which option are best for ece student in rrb (vacancy wise and paper standard)

  2. Sir do ece students have to prepare both basic electrical and electronics?plz reply

  3. Sir can you plz list out the important topics from basic electrical?..thnx in advance..

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