RRB JE CBT 2 – RRB is conducting the RRB Junior Engineer CBT 2 exam from August 28-01 Sep 2019. The memory-based answer key is prepared for the CBT 2 exam after each session is over. The official answer key is also released by the Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) at its official website. RRB JE CBT 2 exam is a a 120 minutes exam, in which candidates have to solve 150 questions. You can check RRB JE CBT 2 exam dates, city intimation details, admit card, syllabus, and more information from this page.
Latest: Candidates can check here RRB JE CBT 2 2019 Memoiry-based key for August 28, 29, 30, 2019 and September 01, 2019. Click Here to check the answer key.
RRB JE CBT 2
Candidates who qualified RRB CBT 1 are allowed to participate in CBT 2. The candidates selected for stage 2 is 15 times the number of vacancies. The RRB Junior Engineer State 2 is date are now available and you can check it from the link below:
|Exam date, city and travel pass out on||17 Aug 2019|
|Admit card releases||4 days before the exam date|
|Mock test link available||17 Aug 2019|
|Admit card releases on||24 Aug 2019|
|RRB JE CBT 2 Exam Date||28 Aug to 1 Sep 2019|
To download the hall ticket RRB JE CBT 2 candidates have to visit the official website of RRBs or visit the link above. Admit cards will not be sent to any candidate via post. It is the most important document and only after showing it entry is granted in the exam hall. Candidates have to carry it as a print copy. The space for self assessment is to be filled in front of the invigilator only.
Candidates need to carry 1 photo id proof and photograph on the exam day. The photo should be the same as that used during the application process. Whereas, the photo id card can be any of the following:
- Voter’s Id Card
- PAN Card
- Aadhaar Card(print out only )
- Driving license
- Employee Id card.
NOTE: Candidates must ensure that name, date of birth and photo on the ID should match with details mentioned in the application form
RRB JE CBT 2 Syllabus
CBT 2 will be consisting of question from 5 subjects listed below. It will be beneficial for the students if they will first check the RRB JE Syllabus and then start their preparation. By this, candidates will get to know the important topics which he / she needs to cover from the exam point of view.
Physics and Chemistry: Question from this section is going to be asked till CBSE class 10 syllabus.
General Awareness: The questions in this section will be pertaining from:
- Knowledge of Current Affairs
- Indian Geography
- Culture & History of India including Freedom struggle, Indian Polity, and Constitution
- Indian Economy
- Environmental issues concerning India and the world
- General Scientific and technological developments
Basics of Environment and Pollution Control: Candidates will be tested on their knowledge regarding Environment. The questions are expected to be asked from the following topics:
- Basics of Environment
- Adverse effects of environmental pollution & control strategies
- Air, water & noise pollution, their effect & control
- Waste Management
- Global Warming- Acid rain, Ozone Depletion.
Basics of Computers and Applications: Candidates will be tested on their ability to solve questions from:
- Architecture of Computers
- Input and Output Devices
- Storage Devices
- Operating Systems like Windows, Linux, Unix
- MS Office- Various data interpretations
- Internet & Email
- Websites & Web browsers
- Computer Virus
Technical Abilities: The questions in this section can be asked from the topics given in detail below.
RRB JE CBT 2 Exam Pattern
It is significant for the students to go through the exam pattern carefully and accordingly start their preparation for the exam. By this, candidates will get to know the structure of the exam.
- Duration of Exam: 2 Hours (160 Minutes for PwD candidates)
- Total No. of questions: 150
- Language of the exam: The examination is expected to be conducted in English, Hindi, Urdu, Gujarati, Punjabi, Kannada, Tamil, Telugu, Marathi, Konkani, Odiya, Assamese, Bengali, Manipuri, and Malayalam.
- Subjects: The question will be asked from the following topics listed below.
- General Awareness
- Physics and Chemistry
- Basics of Computers and Applications
- Basics of Environment and Pollution Control
- Technical Abilities
RRB JE CBT 2 Number of Question and Marks
To know the number of questions from each subject, candidates can refer to the table below.
|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|
Note: Candidates will be provided with a virtual calculator during CBT Stage 2.
Books Recommended for RRB JE CBT Stage 2
Books Play a very crucial part as by that students get to know the type of questions which can be asked in the exam. Students should first be thorough with the exam pattern and then choose their books accordingly. Candidates can also go through class X NCERT books to clear their concepts. Here we are providing the list of RRB JE Books for CBT Stage 2 which will work as a helping hand for the candidates for the preparation of exam.
|Book Name||Order online|
|UPKAR’s Objective Mechanical Engineering||Click here|
|UPKAR’s Objective Electrical Engineering||Click here|
|UPKAR’s Objective Civil Engineering||Click here|
|R Gupta’s Objective Civil Engineering||Click here|
|S. Chand’s Strength of Materials||Click here|
|R. Gupta’s RRB: Junior Engineer Centralised Recruitment Exam Guide||Click here|
|RRB Technical Exam IT & CS||Click here|
|RRB Junior Engineer Exam Electrical (Hindi/ English Medium)||Click here|
|Vastunishth Mechanical Engineering (Hindi)||Click here|
How to Prepare for RRB JE CBT Stage 2
It is very important for the candidates to know the structure of examination as to know how to prepare for RRB JE examination. In CBT stage 2, the following topics will be covered – General Awareness, Physics, and Chemistry, Basics of Computers and Applications, Basics of Environment and Pollution Control, Technical Abilities. Let us check the pointers listed below about the preparation strategies.
- General Awareness is a vast topic and students cannot do it in one day, So, one should make a habit to complete some topics of general awareness every day including current affairs.
- Aspirants should also refer to their curriculum books so that their concepts get cleared.
- Candidates should go through the syllabus which has been prescribed to make sure that no topic is missed.
- For overall preparation, candidates should practice mock tests, sample papers and focus on their weak areas in order to score well in the examination.
RRB JE Admit Card for CBT Stage 2
The Admit Card is going to be released for only those students who have qualified the RRB JE CBT Stage 1. To download the admit card of RRB JE Admit Card CBT Stage 2 candidates has to visit the official website of RRBs. Students must note that admit card will not be sent via post or courier. It is going to be available only in online mode. No candidate will be allowed to enter the exam hall without a valid admit card, So, candidates must not forget to carry the same on the day of examination.
Along with the RRB JE Stage 2 Admit Card, candidates should also bring one valid photo ID proof and one passport size photograph which has been uploaded during the filling of application form. Candidates can carry any document listed below for the verification purpose.
- Voter’s Id Card
- PAN Card
- Aadhaar Card
- Driving license
Note: Students must ensure that the name and date of birth in the ID proof matches the details entered in the application form.
RRB JE CBT 2 Eligibility Criteria
Candidates can check the pointers listed below to get an idea about the students who are eligible to appear for RRB JE CBT stage 2 examination.
- Those students who will clear CBT stage 1 exam will be eligible to appear for the CBT 2 examination.
- After the declaration of result of CBT first stage candidates will get to know whether he/she is qualifying for the next level .i.e. CBT stage 2 or not.
RRB JE CBT 2 Answer Key
After the completion of the RRB JE CBT Stage 2, two types of Answer Key is going to be made available for the candidates one is memory based and the official one. The memory-based answer key will be available right after the conduction of the examination. In this, the question will be memory based which will give students a rough idea about the type of questions.
The official answer key will be released after the few days of the exam. The RRB JE official answer key will be reliable and more authentic in nature. By this, candidates will be able to match their answers and get the rough estimate of marks scored by them. Candidates will also get to know whether he / she will be eligible for the further rounds of recruitment or not.
RRB JE CBT 2 Cut off
Candidates are required to obtain the qualifying marks in order to clear the CNT stage 2 examination as then only he/she is going to be eligible to participate in stage 3 which is Document verification.
Qualifying marks for all categories except PwD: Candidates are required to obtain the qualifying marks such as UR -40%, OBC -30%, SC -30%, ST -25%.
Qualifying marks for PwD category: There shall be 2% of relaxation for the candidates belonging to PwD category.
RRB JE CBT 2 Result 2019
The Result of RRB JE CBT Stage 2 is going to be made available for the candidates in online mode at the official website of RRB. Those candidates who will clear the stage 2 CBT will be eligible for the third stage which is Document verification and Medical Examination.
In order to check the result, candidates are required to enter their login details to get the scorecard. After the result declaration of RRB JE CBT 2, candidates will get to know whether he / she is eligible to appear for the further rounds of admission or not.
RRB JE Selection Process
The selection of the candidates will be done on the 3-staged process. Candidates who will clear all the rounds will be eligible to be recruited for this post. If in case a candidate is unable to attend any round due to any reason then/she will not be eligible for the post. To know the selection process, in brief, check the details given below.
First Stage CBT: The first stage of RRB JE is a computer-based test which will be comprising of questions from certain subjects. For this round, candidates will be required to secure the cut off marks in order to clear the examination. Candidates who will clear the first round of exam will be eligible to appear for the next round.
Second Stage CBT: As per the normalization of marks candidates who will pass the first stage of CBT will be eligible for the CBT stage 2 exam. The number of candidates shortlisted for this round is going to be 15 times the number of vacancies (category-wise).
Third Stage Document Verification and Medical Examination: Those candidates whose names appear in the merit list are required to appear for the final stage, Document Verification (DV). In this round, candidates have to submit all the necessary documents in order to complete the process of verification.
In order to be recruited for the various posts released by RRB JE, candidates are also required to pass the medical examination. To know in details about the medical standards. candidates can refer to the details given on this page.
RRB JE Stage 3 Document Verification
Students who are going to qualify the second stage will be eligible for stage 3 of RRB JE which is document verification and medical examination. In this round candidates are required to be present with the present at the allotted center with the relevant documents. Candidates who are going to be shortlisted for this round are required to produce original documents along with the 2 sets of photocopies of the documents. Candidates have to be present with the following documents listed below for Stage 3 document verification.
- Character Certificate
- Date of Birth proof Certificate
- Degree / Marksheets Certificate
- Caste Certificate (Wherever applicable)
- Two self-attested colored photographs
- Domicile Certificate (Wherever applicable)
- Ex-Servicemen Certificate (Wherever applicable)
- Income Certificate (For Economically Backward Classes)
- Self Declaration by transgender candidates
- Railway Employee Certificate (Wherever applicable)
- Widow / Divorce Certificate (Wherever applicable)
Medical Examination For RRB JE
After the process of document verification, candidates have to undergo a medical test which is done to ensure that candidates are fit in all aspects. The medical standards have been laid by the Indian Railways. Candidates are required to fulfill the medical requirements. To know about the medical standards, check the table below.
(a) A-3: Physically fit all respects. Visual Standards-Distance Vision: 6/9, 6/9 with or without glasses (Power of lenses not to exceed 2D). Near Vision: Sn: 0.6, 0.6 with or without glasses and must pass the test for Colour Vision, Binocular Vision, Field of Vision & Night Vision.
(b) B-1: Physically fit in all respects, Visual Standards-Distance Vision: 6/9, 6/12 with or without glasses (power of lenses not to exceed 4D). Near Vision: Sn.0.6, 0.6 with or without glasses when reading or close work is required and must pass the test for Colour Vision, Binocular Vision, Field of Vision & Night Vision.
(c) B-2: Physically fit in all respects Visual standards-Distance Vision: 6/9, 6/12 with or without glasses (power not to exceed 4D). Near Vision: Sn: 0.6, 0.6 with or without glasses when reading or close work is required and must pass the test for Field of Vision.
(d) C-1: Physically fit in all respects. Visual Standards-Distance Vision: 6/12, 6/18 with or without glasses. Near Vision: Sn: 0.6, 0.6 with or without glasses when reading or close work is required.
Note: To be recruited for the post released by the Railway Recruitment Board (RRB), it is mandatory for the candidates to fulfill the medical conditions as well as then only he / she will be eligible to get the appointment letter.
RRB JE Merit List 2019
The candidates will be shortlisted for the Document Verification (DV) on the basis of normalization of marks in CBT stage 2. The normalization of the marks is going to be done as per the raw marks obtained by the students in all the sessions.
The release of the merit index, which is the process to declare merit of the candidates is going to be done with the help of raw marks obtained for a single session and normalized marks in multiple sessions.