RRB JE – Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) closed RRB JE 2019 registration on January 31, 2019. . As the registration process has closed, new registrations will not be accepted. RRB Junior Engineer Recruitment 2019 is open for 13487 vacancies, of which 12844 is for Junior Engineer, 29 for Junior Engineering (Information Technology), 227 for Depot Material Superintendent, and 387 for Chemical & Metallurgical Assistant (CMA). The selection of the candidates will be done on the basis of RRB JE 2019 CBT, followed by Document Verification and Medical Test. The Computer Based Test will be held in the month of April / May. Candidates may check RRB JE dates, syllabus, application process, eligibility criteria, exam pattern, and more details from this page.
RRB JE 2019
RRB JE Salary – The pay scale of the candidates will be as per Level 06 of 7th CPC Pay Matrix. Hence, their initial basic salary will be Rs. 35400, plus other allowances. Candidates interested in recruitment can check RRB JE 2019 important dates from the table below
|The notification for RRB JE will release on||26 Dec 2018|
|Date for the release of application form||02 Jan 2019|
|Last date to apply for RRB JE 2019||31 Jan 2019|
|RRB JE CBT 1 will be held on||April / May 2019|
RRB JE Application Form 2019
Before applying for RRB JE, candidates should read all the important instructions. Candidates will need following documents before applying:
- Photograph – in JPEG format of size 20KB to 50KB
- Signature – in JPEG format of size 10KB to 40KB
- SC / ST Certificate – in JPEG format of size 50 to 100KB
To submit the application of RRB JE 2019, the candidates will have to first Select RRB. The year, 18 RRBs will be conducting the RRB JE Exam, the list is given at the end of the page. Next, the candidates will have to enter Name, Mobile Number, Date of Birth, E-mail Id, Father’s Name, Mother’s Name, Aadhaar Number, SSLC / Metric / ITI / Roll Number, Year of Passing.
After entering all the details correctly, candidates will be able to login and fill details in the application form. The details to be entered will be related to the candidate, education qualification, experience, post preference, etc.
RRB JE Application Fee – The application fee for the RRB JE 2019 is as follows:
- For SC / ST / Ex-Serviceman / PwD / Female / Transgender / Minorities / Economically backward class – Rs. 250.
- For all the remaining categories – Rs. 500.
The amount of all application fee can be paid online, via Net Banking, Debit Card, and Credit Card.
RRB JE Eligibility Criteria 2019
The candidates will have to satisfy the eligibility criteria of the RRB JE Recruitment. The terms of eligibility are as follows:
Citizenship – Candidates should be a citizen of India or should be from Bhutan, and Nepal. Tibetan Migrant can Person of India also apply but only if they fulfill the below mentioned criteria:
- Tibetan Migrants – Who have come to India to settle down before January 01, 1962.
- Person of India – Candidates from Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Burma, East African Countries, Uganda, United Republic of Tanzania, Kenya, Malawi, Zambia, Zaire, Vietnam, and Ethiopia who came to India to settle down.
Age Limit – Candidates should be 18 years old. The upper age limit is 33 years.
Hence, candidates should have been born between the below given dates.
|Category||Must Have Been Born By||Should Not Have Been Born After|
|UR||01 Jan 2001||02 Jan 1986|
|OBC-NCL||01 Jan 2001||02 Jan 1983|
|SC / ST||01 Jan 2001||02 Jan 1981|
Education Qualification – The education qualification for each post is as follows:
A) RRB JE Eligibility Criteria 2019 for Junior Engineer and Material Superintendent:
- Candidate should posses Diploma / Degree in Engineering, in relevant disciplined.
B) RRB JE Eligibility Criteria 2019 for Junior Engineer (information Technology):
- Candidate must have done PGDCA / B.Sc. (Computer Science) / BCA / B.Tech (information Technology), B.Tech (Computer Science) / DOEACC ‘B’ level Course of 3 years.
- The course must have been done from recognized institute.
C) RRB JE Eligibility Criteria 2019 for Chemical and Metallurgical Assistant:
- Candidates should possess Bachelors Degree in Science, with minimum of 45% marks.
- In degree course, Physics and Chemistry should be among the core subjects.
The disciplines required for Degree or Diploma course if as follows:
|Exam Group||3 years Diploma in Engineering or Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering / Technology|
|Mechanical and Allied Engineering||Mechanical Engineering|
|Tools and Machining Engineering|
|Tools and Machining Engineering|
|Combination of any Sub Streams of Above Mentioned Basic Streams|
|Electrical and Allied Engineering||Electrical Engineering|
|Combination of any sub streams of Basic Electrical Engineering|
|Electronics and Allied Engineering||Electronics Engineering|
|Instrumentation and Control Engineering|
|Computer Science and Engineering|
|Combination of any sub streams of Above Given Basic Streams|
|Civil and Allied Engineering||Civil Engineering|
|Combination of any sub streams of Civil Engineering|
|B.Sc. in Civil Engineering of 3 years Duration|
|Printing Technology||Printing Technology / Engineering|
|CMA||B.Sc., Chemistry and Physics|
Computer Science and Information Technology
|Computer Science and Information Technology||BE / B.Tech (Computer Science)|
|BE / B.Tech (Information Technology)|
|B.Sc. Computer Science|
|DOEACC “B” Level Course of 3 years Duration or Equivalent|
RRB JE Selection Process 2019
The stages of RRB JE Selection are as follows:
- Computer Based Test (CBT 1)
- Computer Based Test (CBT 2)
- Document Verification
- Medical Examination
Details of these stages is given below.
RRB JE 2019 CBT 1 and 2 Details
This time, there will be two CBTs. The pattern of the examination last time was as follows:
The exam pattern details are as follows:
- Duration: It will be a 90 minute examination
- Languages – The exam is expected to be held in English, Hindi, Urdu, Gujarati, Punjabi, Kannada, Tamil, Telugu, Marathi, Konkani, Odiya, Assamese, Bengali, Manipuri, and Malayalam.
- Questions – There will be 100 multiple choice type questions in the exam. Question will be asked from:
– General Intelligence and Reasoning
– General Awareness
– General Science
The number of questions asked from each section will be as follows:
|Subjects||Number of Questions||Marks per Section|
|General Intelligence and Reasoning||25||25|
Minimum Percentage: A candidate needs a minimum percentage in order to qualify for CBT 2. The details regarding the minimum percentage is given below.
- UR- 40%
- OBC & SC- 30%
- ST- 25%
RRB JE CBT 2 Details
Candiate 15 times the total number of Community-wise vacancies as per the Merit appear for the second stage of RRB JE CBT. RRB JE 2019 CBT 2 details are as follows:
Duration: The duration of the examination is 120 minutes.
Languages – The exam is expected to be held in English, Hindi, Urdu, Gujarati, Punjabi, Kannada, Tamil, Telugu, Marathi, Konkani, Odiya, Assamese, Bengali, Manipuri, and Malayalam.
Questions – In all there will be 150 questions in the examination, from the below given topics:
- General Awareness
- Physics and Chemistry
- Basics of Computers and Applications
- Basics of Environment and Pollution Control
- Technical Abilities
The number of questions asked from each section will be as follows:
Number of Questions – In all there will be around 150 questions. The distribution of questions will be as follows:
|Subjects||Number of Questions||Marks per Section|
|Physics and Chemistry||15||15|
|Basics of Computer and Applications||10||10|
|Basic of Environment and Pollution Control||10||10|
Normalization of Marks
Marks are normalized for both the CBT in order to develop a Merit Index. The normalization takes into account the examination conducted in multi-sessions/ single sessions and the difficulty of exams. This normalization uses the raw marks to generate a common standard for the Merit List. Based on the normalization, a combined Merit List will be published in the descending order and the allotment will be done as per the post preferences.
RRB JE Vacancies 2019
The number of vacancies for RRB Junior Engineer and other post is 14033. The distribution of it is as given below:
|Post||New Vacancies||Old Vacancies|
|Junior Engineer (Information Technology)||29||49|
|Depot Material Superintendent||227||456|
|Chemical and Metallurgical Assistant||387||494|
RRB JE 2019 Exam Date, City, Session
- RRB will hold Junior Engineer 2019 CBT 1 in the month of April – May 2019.
The Board will conduct CBT in multiple days and shifts. In the application form, the candidates can only submit multiple choices for the exam city. The exact exam date, city, and session will be allocated through login. The Board announce exam city and session via the login. However, the exam address of the exam center is provided informed through the admit card.
RRB JE Application Form Correction and Modification
RRB allows modification and correction in the application form. Candidates should make sure that they fill all the details in the application form correctly. Yet, there is any error in the form then the candidates will be able to modify it when the RRB JE Modification widow opens. For modification candidates will have to pay fee amount of Rs. 250. The candidates only be able to edit few details.
What are the details that cannot be changes in RRB JE Application Form 2019?
- Email ID
- Mobile Number
- Opted RRB
- Registration Number
RRB JE Application Form Status 2019
After the application form filling, RRB will scrutinize all the application form. The Boards check all the details in the application form and announces the application status as per it. The status of RRB JE states if the application form of RRB JE has been accepted or rejected.
The application status will be rejected if:
- Details are entered incorrectly.
- Candidates is not eligible as per the norms of RRB JE 2019.
- Photograph or documents are not uploaded in the prescribed format.
How to Check RRB JE Application Status 2019? – In order to check the application status, the candidates will have to login by entering registration number and date of birth. Then, a message appears as follows, “Current Status of Your Application: Your application is provisionally accepted”. If the application form had errors, then the RRB JE application form will be rejected and the displayed status will be negative.
RRB JE Admit Card 2019
The admit card of RRB Junior Engineer 2019 will be released online and in order to download it registration number and date of birth will be needed. The admit card will contain all the details about the exam city, centre, timing, reporting time, exam date, candidate, etc. The candidates will have to download it online and carry a hard copy of it on the exam day.
RRB demands that along with the admit card, candidates also carry one photo id proof and a passport size photograph. The passport size photo should be the same as the one uploaded in the application form. Whereas, the photo id proof can be a voter id card, aadhaar card, college id card, employee id, passport, etc.
RRB JE Result 2019
The result of the examination will be available as a pdf, in which the roll number of the qualified candidates will be mentioned. RRB will also announce the score of the candidates. It will be available via login. The candidates will need registration number and date of birth to access it. The marks of the candidates in all the subject and over all will be mentioned. Those who will qualify, will be called for the next round of recruitment.
To generate a Merit List, marks will be normalized. In case of multi sessions for the same syllabus, the raw marks in these different sessions will be normalized. This normalization takes into account the difficulty levels and applies suitable metrics for simplification.;
RRB JE Document Verification 2019
Candidates who find a place in the merit list generated after the RRB JE CBT 2 2019 are then called for a Document Verification(DV). This Document Verification procedure is done to check the eligibility claims and verify the required documents. A candidate should note that no additional time is provided to submit the documents and it should be done on the DV day itself. All documents should be produced in the Original form. Following is the list of documents required on the day of DV:
- Two self-attested photo copies of all documents and the copies should be scanned copies in the true colour.
- Matriculation/ High School Certificate for DOB verification.
- Diploma/Engineering/Science Degree certificates along with the Mark-sheets of all Semesters.
- Category certificates for reserved candidates(SC/ST/OBC-NCL etc.)
- NOC from the already serving employees
- Self-declaration by Transgender candidates
- Receipt of payment if the payment was made through SBI Challan or Computerized Post Office
- J & K domicile Certificate for candidates belonging to Jammu & Kashmir
RRB JE Medical Verification 2019
RRB JE Medical Verification is done to ensure that a candidate is fulfilling the medical requirements laid by the Indian Railways. Below is the list of Medical standards:
|Distant Vision(with or without glasses||Near Vision(with or without glasses)||Tests|
|A-3||6/9, 6/9||0.6, 0.6||Colour Vision, Binocular Vision, Night Vision and Mesopic vision|
|B-1||6/9, 6/12||0.6, 0.6||Colour Vision, Binocular Vision, Night Vision and Mesopic vision|
|B-2||6/9, 6/12||0.6, 0.6||Binocular vision|
|C-1||6/12, 6/18||0.6, 0.6||____________|
Below is the list of the medical standards applicable to different posts:
|Post||Section||Sub Department||Medical Standard|
|J.E/ Civil/ Design Drawing and Estimation||Engineering||DESIGN and DRAWING||C1|
|J.E/ P Way||Engineering||P WAY||A3|
|JE/ Civil/ Design Drawing and Estimation||Engineering||PRODUCTION UNIT||C1|
|J.E./ P Way||Engineering||PRODUCTION UNIT||A3|
|J.E/ Works||Engineering||PRODUCTION UNIT||C1|
|J.E/ Design and Civil||Engineering||R & D||B2|
|J.E/ Civil||Engineering||R & D||B1|
|J.E/ Works||Engineering||R & D||C1|
|J.E/ (Research)/ Civil||Engineering||R & D||B1|
|J.E/ Civil/ Workshop||Engineering||WORKSHOP||C1|
|J.E/ Track Machine||Engineering||TRACK MACHINE||A3|
|J.E/ Carriage and Wagon||Mechanical||CARRIAGE AND WAGON||B1|
|J.E/ Mechanical/ Design Drawing and Estimation||Mechanical||DESIGN AND DRAWING||C1|
|J.E/ Diesel Mechanical||Mechanical||DIESEL SHED||B1|
|J.E/ Mechanical/ Power||Mechanical||POWER||A3|
|J.E./ Design/ Mechanical||Mechanical||PRODUCTION UNIT||C1|
|J.E/ Mechanical||Mechanical||PRODUCTION UNIT||C1|
|J.E/ Mechanical/ Design Drawing and Estimation||Mechanical||PRODUCTION UNIT||C1|
|J.E/ Design/ C and W||Mechanical||R & D||C1|
|J.E/ Design/ ED||Mechanical||R & D||C1|
|J.E/ Design/ MP||Mechanical||R & D||B2|
|J.E/ Design/ Testing||Mechanical||R & D||C1|
|J.E/ Mechanical||Mechanical||R & D||C1|
|J.E/ Mechanical/ Carriage||Mechanical||R & D||C1|
|J.E/ Mechanical/ ED||Mechanical||R & D||B1|
|J.E/ Mechanical/ MP||Mechanical||R & D||B1|
|J.E/ Mechanical/ Testing||Mechanical||R & D||B1|
|J.E/ Workshop/ ED||Mechanical||R & D||C1|
|J.E (Research)/ Mechanical/ Testing||Mechanical||R & D||C1|
|J.E/ Diesel Mechanical (Workshop)||Mechanical||WORKSHOP||C1|
|J.E/ JIG and TOOL||Mechanical||WORKSHOP||C1|
|J.E/ Mechanical (Workshop)||Mechanical||WORKSHOP||C1|
|J.E/ Diesel Electrical||Mechanical||DIESEL SHED||B1|
|J.E/ Diesel Electrical (Workshop)||Mechanical||WORKSHOP||C1|
|J.E/ Electrical/ Design Drawing & Estimation||Electrical||DESIGN AND DRAWING||C1|
|J.E/ Electrical/ EMU||Electrical||EMU||A3|
|J.E/ Electrical/ General Services||Electrical||GENERAL SERVICES||B1|
|J.E/ Design/ Electrical||Electrical||PRODUCTION UNIT||C1|
|J.E/ Design/ TI||Electrical||PRODUCTION UNIT||C1|
|J.E/ Electrical/ Design Drawing and Estimation||Electrical||PRODUCTION UNI||C1|
|J.E/ Design/ Electrical||Electrical||R & D||C1|
|J.E/ Design/ TI||Electrical||R & D||B2|
|J.E/ Electrical||Electrical||R & DThe candidates should bring the follow documents to complete the verification:||C1|
|J.E/ Research/ TI||Electrical||R & D||C1|
|J.E/ Electrical/ TRD||Electrical||TRD||A3|
|J.E/ Electrical/ TRS||Electrical||TRS||A3|
|J.E/ Electrical (Workshop)||Electrical||WORKSOP||C1|
|J.E/ S & T/ Design Drawing and Estimation||S & T||DESIGN AND DRAWING||C1|
|J.E/ S & T/ Telecommunication||S & T||PRODUCTION UNIT||C1|
|J.E/ Design/ S & T||S & T||R & D||C1|
|J.E/ Research/ Instrumentation||S & T||R & D||C1|
|J.E/ S & T/ Telecommunication||S & T||R & D||C1|
|J.E/ S & T/ Signal||S & T||SIGNAL||A3|
|J.E/ S & T/ Telecommunication||S & T||TELECOMMUNICATION||A3|
|J.E/ S & T (Workshop)||S & T||WORKSHOP||C1|
|J.E/ Printing Press||STORES||PRINTING PRESS||B2|
RRB JE 2019 Notification
The official notice regarding reducing of RRB Junior Engineer vacancies is as follows:
The detailed notification for RRB JE 2019 (CEN 03/2018) has been released. It has been released on December 29, 2018. The candidates can check and download it from the below:
- Click Here to download RRB JE Notification CEN 03/2018.
List of Railway Recruitment Board (RRB)
In all there are 21 RRBs all over India. Candidates can check the names and official website of these from the table below:
- For more information, refer to the Official Notification.
- For Hindi version, refer to this Official Notification.