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RRB JE Syllabus 2019 | Get the detailed Syllabus for JE CBT 1 and 2

RRB JE syllabus for Junior engineer is out along with the official notification for RRB JE 2019. Candidates applying for the posts must refer to the details of the Railway Junior Engineer syllabus for both CBT 1 and 2. Read along to get the complete insight of RRB JE Syllabus 2019.

Complete RRB JE Syllabus 2019

Dear Aspirants,

RRB has released the Official RRB JE Syllabus for scheduled recruitment for 13487 Junior Engineer Posts and the online application process has already started. The first online CBT for RRB JE is likely to commence on the month of April or May 2019. So with a couple of months remaining in hand, you should start your preparation now itself. And, with that, the first thing you should look for is the RRB JE Syllabus for 2019 online exams. In this article, you can find the detail syllabus of Railway JE 2019. Go through the syllabus and plan out a proper study plan today!

RRB JE Syllabus 2019

The Railway Junior Engineer recruitment process for 2019 shall consist of 3 stages:

  1. Online CBT 1
  2. Online CBT 2
  3. Documentation/Medical Examination

Therefore, you can understand that you have to prepare yourself for two different stages of the online exam to reach the documentation round. 

Various Sections under Railway JE Syllabus

We have provided here, the stagewise RRB JE Syllabus that you need to prepare before the exam. Find the topics included in the syllabus stage wise given below. The Railway Junior Engineer Exam aims to test the candidates of their basic knowledge in the following topics.

⇒For CBT 1 you need to cover:

  • Mathematics
  • Reasoning
  • General Awareness
  • General Science

⇒For CBT 2 the sections to prepare are:

  • General Awareness
  • Physics & Chemistry
  • Basics of Computer and Applications
  • Environment and Pollution control
  • Technical Knowledge

Complete Railway Junior Engineer Syllabus

Given here below is the section wise detailed syllabus included. Hence, you should have a note of the topics and start your preparation at the earliest.


The Mathematics section consists of Data Interpretation, Data sufficiency, Permutation – Combination, Probability, Basic Arithmetic problems including HCF, LCM, Percentage, SI and CI, Ratio and Proportion, Mensuration, Average, Time and Work, Simplification, Approximation, Boats, and streams etc.


Under Reasoning, you have to practice topics like Seating arrangement, puzzles, Calendar, and clock problems, Syllogism, Alpha-numeric series, Coding-decoding, Direction and Distance, Blood Relations, analytical reasoning etc.

⇒General Awareness:

This section is present in both the first and second round CBT. The General awareness is quite a wide section consisting of Current Affairs from last six months from the date of exam, railway budget, and other important aspects, sports, abbreviations, important dates, state General Knowledge including CMs, governors and capitals, Indian History and geography etc.

⇒General Science:

The general science or more specifically Physics and Chemistry is present in both the online exams. For preparing this section, be thorough with your Physics and Chemistry of up to Class 10 course. Have a clear concept of the basics of these two subjects.

⇒Basics of Computer Application:

This section is a part of RRB JE CBT 2 syllabus. The topics included are Basic Computer Architecture with software and hardware, networking,  Internet and email, websites and browsers, different types of operating system, a computer virus.

⇒Basics of Environmental and Pollution control:

This is also a very important section, that shall be asked in the second phase of online test for RRB JE. You should prepare for the concept of environment, environmental pollution and its types, control measures, global warming, waste management, ozone depletion, and preventive measures.

⇒Technical Knowledge:

This is a section, which is included in the second round to test expertise in their corresponding streams. As we know, there are a number of technical streams like Electronics, Electrical, Civil, Mechanical, CS, IT, Chemical, AI etc. RRB in its official notice has provided a detailed syllabus for each of these subjects. Click on the link below to download the syllabus.

RRB JE Trade Syllabus for All streams PDF Download

Therefore, we are sure, that now you have an idea of the exact syllabus. Hence, you can clearly estimate the efforts that you have to put in, to crack the rounds. Start your planning today and also refer to the preparation tips to assist you. We wish you all the best.

Happy Learning!!