RRB JE Exam Pattern Changed. Know the New Selection Process

This year, RRB JE Exam Pattern has changed. Read more about the new RRB Exam Pattern, Document Verification and Medical standards in details before applying for the RRB JE Exam 2018-19. Find all required information, given below.

RRB JE Exam Pattern 2019

RRB JE Exam Pattern 2019:- RRB JE exam pattern has been changed by the RRB, Railway Recruitment Board. Railway Recruitment Board released the latest exam pattern this year, before applying, go through the complete RRB JE exam pattern as per the latest notification here:

  • RRB JE Tier 1 will consist of 100 Questions and Tier 2 will consist 200 Questions
  • Duration for RRB JE Exam Tier 1- 90 minutes and Tier 2- 120 minutes
  • In both the sections, a correct answer will fetch 1 mark.
  • RRB JE Tier 3 will be offline Document verification and Medical fitness exam

RRB JE Exam Pattern

  • RRB exam pattern 2019 for Junior Engineer post has been revised.
  • Before exam was conducted in 4 Sections: CBT 1, CBT 2, Document Verification and Medical Fitness exam.
  • Now the exam will be conducted in 3 Sections: CBT 1, CBT 2 and Document Verification & Medical Fitness Exam.

 RRB JE Exam Pattern 2019 Highlights

One must keep the changes in the mind before applying for RRB JE 2019. Go through the table below for the brief knowledge of RRB JE 2019;

Exam Name Railway Recruitment Board Junior engineer 2019
Conducting Railway Recruitment Board
Exam Date April/ May 2019
Selection Process 3 Tier Exam
Duration Tier 1: 90 Minutes
Tier 2: 120 Minutes
Mode Tier 1 and 2 Online
Document Verification and Medical Fitness Exam Offline

RRB JE Exam Pattern for CBT 1

The very first step of the selection process for RRB JE is CBT 1 examination. Check Subject wise marking scheme for RRB JE CBT 1 in the table mentioned below as per latest RRB JE Exam Pattern;

Topics No. of Questions Marks Time
General Intelligence and Reasoning 25 25 90 minutes
General Awareness 15 15
Mathematics 30 30
General Science 30 30
Total 100 100
  • 1/3rd Negative marking is there in CBTs for each wrong answer
  • Minimum Passing Marks as per different categories:
  1. General- 40%
  2. OBC- 30%
  3. SC/ST- 30%
  4. PwBD-2%

RRB JE Exam Pattern for CBT 2

Candidates who will clear RRB JE CBT 1 will be eligible to write CBT 2 examination. Check Subject wise marking scheme for RRB JE CBT 2 in the table below as per latest RRB JE Exam Pattern;

Topics No. of Questions Marks Time
General Intelligence and Reasoning 15 15 120 minutes
Physics & Chemistry 15 15
Basics of Computers and Application 10 10
Basics of Environmental & Pollution 10 10
Technical Abilities 100 100
Total 150 150
  • 1/3rd Negative marking is there in CBTs for each wrong answer
  • Minimum Passing Marks as per different categories:
  1. General- 40%
  2. OBC- 30%
  3. SC/ST- 30%
  4. PWD-2%

Important points to note:

  1. Both the above mentioned CBT 1 & CBT 2 exams shall be of Objective type.
  2. There will be negative marking for wrong answers. For each wrong answer, there will be a penalty of 1/3 marks from the secured marks.

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