RRB JE2022: Study Material, Syllabus and Exam Pattern, Notification, Exam Date (Out) & More

About RRB JE

RRB JE 2022 Highlights

RRB JE 2022 Notifications

RRB JE 2022 Vacancies

RRB JE2022 Syllabus

RRB JE Exam Pattern 2022

RRB JE2022 Eligibility

RRB JE Exam Dates 

RRB JE Application Process 

RRB JE Admit Card 

RRB JE Result

RRB JE Cut-off

RRB JE Salary

RRB JE 2022 Free Mock Test (Click here)

About RRB JE

RRB JE stands for Railway Recruitment Board Junior Engineer. Railway Recruitment Board (RRBs) is a central agency responsible for conducting the RRB JE exam to recruit RRB JEfor various posts like Junior Engineer (IT), Junior Engineer (JE), Chemical Material Superintendent (DMS), Chemical and Metallurgical Assistant (CMA).

RRB JE Highlights 2022

Please find some key highlights of the RRB JE exam 2022:

Particulars Details
Name of the Exam Railway Recruitment Board Junior Engineer (RRB JE 2022)
Name of the Post Junior Engineer (JE), Junior Engineer (IT), Depot Materials
Superintendent (DMS), Chemical & Metallurgical
Assistant (CMA)
Conducting Organisation Railway Recruitment Board
Exam Level National
Exam Mode Computer Based Test (Online)
Language Hindi, English, Bengali, Kannada, Malayalam, Assamese,
Tamil, Marathi, Manipuri, Telugu, Konkani, Urdu.
Level of Recruitment

· Document Verification and Medical Examination.

Official Website

RRB JE Notifications 2022

The official RRB JE 2022 Notification is not yet released by the Railway Recruitment Board (RRB). The details of the RRB JEnotification will be released on the official website http://www.rrbcdg.gov.in/ for the posts of about 15000 vacancies for technician posts RRB JE.

RRB JE Vacancies

Please find below the expected vacancies for the post of RRB JE in 2022.

Released Date Number of Vacancies
Junior Engineer 12844
Junior Engineer (IT) 29
Depot Materials Superintendent (DMS) 227
Chemical and Metallurgical Assistant (CMA) 387
Total 13847

RRB JE Syllabus

Please find below the syllabus



Junior Engineer & Depot Material Superintendent
  • environment pollution and control
  • Basics of Science (class 10th)
  • Electronics; Computers
  • Instrumentation & Measurement and Engineering
RRB Junior Engineer (IT)
  • MS Office, Computer fundamentals and organization
  • Environment Pollution and control
  • Information Systems
  • Web technology and programming
  • UNIX, SAD, C, C++ & JAVA language
  • Data Network Communication
  • DBMS; System Programming
  • Operating Systems
Chemical Metallurgical Assistant
  • Thermodynamics
  • Polymers
  • Computers
  • Applied Chemistry
  • Instrumentation & Measurement
  • Material Science
  • Basic concepts of Fuel
  • Environment Pollution and Control

RRB JE Technical Syllabus 2022 The syllabus for RRB JE 2022 Technical Syllabus is given below:



Mechanical Allied Engineering
  • Unit 1: Thermal Engineering
  • Unit 2: Hydraulic Machinery
  • Unit 3: Strength of Materials
  • Unit 4: Industrial Management
  • Unit 5: Grinding and Finishing Process
  • Unit 6: Welding
  • Unit 7: Fluid Mechanics
  • Unit 8: Metrology
  • Unit 9: Machining
Electrical and Allied Engineering
  • Unit 1: Basic concepts
  • Unit 2: Measurements and measuring instruments
  • Unit 3: Basic Electronics
  • Unit 4: Circuit Law
  • Unit 5: Synchronous Machines
  • Unit 6: Estimation and costing
  • Unit 7: Electrical Machines
  • Unit 8: Generation Transmission and distribution
  • Unit 9: Switchgear utilization of Electrical Energy and
  • Unit 10: AC Fundamentals
  • Unit 11: Magnetic Circuits
Electronics and Allied Engineering
  • Unit 1: Communication Engineering
  • Unit 2: Computer Programming
  • Unit 3: Microprocessor and Microcontroller
  • Unit 4: Linear Integrated Circuit
  • Unit 5: Electronic Devices and circuits
  • Unit 6: Data Communication Network
  • Unit 7: Electronic Devices and circuits
  • Unit 8: Basic Electrical Engineering
  • Unit 9: Digital Electronics
  • Unit 10: Electronic Components and Materials
  • Unit 11: Electronic Measurements
Civil and Allied Engineering
  • Unit 1: Environmental Engineering Advanced Construction
    Techniques and Equipment
  • Unit 2: Geo-Technical
  • Unit 3: Estimating and Costing
  • Unit 4: Transportation Engineering
  • Unit 5: Computer-Aided Design
  • Unit 6: Engineering Mechanics
  • Unit 7: Highway Engineering
  • Unit 8: Design of concrete structures
  • Unit 9: Theory of structures
  • Unit 10: Building drawing, finishes, and Maintenance
  • Unit 11: Construction of substructure and
  • Unit 12: Mechanics of structure
  • Unit 13: Design of steel structures
  • Unit 14: Irrigation Engineering
  • Unit 15: Contracts and Accounts
  • Unit 16: Concrete Technology
  • Unit 17: Engineering Mechanics
  • Unit 18: Building Construction and materials
Printing Technology
  • Unit 1: Sheetfed offset Machines
  • Unit 2: Design and ad in Print Media
  • Unit 3: Printing Finishing Processing
  • Unit 4: Colour Separation and Management
  • Unit 5: Paper and ink
  • Unit 6: Flexo, Gravure and Screen Printing
  • Unit 7: Printer’s Accounting and Estimating
  • Unit 8: Web offset Printing
  • Unit 9: Printing Machine Maintenance
  • Unit 10: Printing Systems
  • Unit 11: Advanced Printing Technologies
  • Unit 12: Digital Imaging
  • Unit 13: Image Processing
  • Unit 14: Package Technology
  • Unit 15: Plate-making Methods
  • Unit 16: Publishing Software
  • Unit 17: Printing Materials

RRB JE Exam Pattern

The RRB JE Exam Pattern comprises three stages:

  1. RRB JE CBT – 1
  2. RRB JE CBT – 2
  3. Document Verification/ Medical Examination
RRB Exam Subjects No. of Questions Marks Duration
RRB JE CBT – 1 Mathematics 30 30

120 min

General Reasoning 25 25
General Awareness 15 15
General Science 30 30
Total 100 100
RRB JE CBT – 2 General Awarenesse 15 15
Physics & Chemistry 15 15
Basics of Computer Applications 10 10
Basics of Environment and Pollution Control 10 10
Technical Abilities 100 100
Total 150 150

Note to be considered:

  • All the questions will be given in objective types, i.e. Multiple-Choice Questions (MCQs).
  • There will be negative marking in the first two stages of CBT.
  • ⅓ rd of the allotted marks will be deducted for each wrong answer.

Minimum percentage of marks for eligibility in various categories:

  • UR – 40%,
  • OBC – 30%,
  • SC – 30%,
  • ST – 25%.

These percentage of marks for eligibility may be relaxed by 2% for PwBD candidates in case of shortage of PwBD candidates against vacancies reserved for them.

RRB JEEligibility 2022

Given below are the eligibility guidelines as per the RRB.


Candidate should be a citizen of India

Age Limit

  • Minimum age limit- 18 years
  • Maximum age limit- Not more than 33 years.

Age Limit Relaxations

Categories Upper Age Limit (Not Earlier Than)
Unreserved 2-01-1986
OBC (Non-Creamy Layer) 2-01-1983
SC/ST 2-01-1981

Educational Qualification

Candidates who are in the final year of their degree/diploma are not eligible to apply for RRB JE 2022 examination.

RRB JE Post Name RRB JE Educational Qualification
Junior Engineer (JE) Diploma/Degree in Engineering
Junior Engineer (IT) PGDCA/B.Sc/B.Tech/BCA in Computer Science or IT
Depot Material Superintendent (DMS) Diploma/Degree in Engineering
Chemical & Metallurgical Assistant (CMA) 45% marks in the Bachelor’s Degree (Science) with Physics
and Chemistry

RRB JE Exam Dates 2022

Please find below the Exam Dates of RRB JE2022.

Exam Type Events RRB JEExam Dates
Date of Issue of RRB JE 2022 January 2022
Last Date to Apply Online for RRB JE 2022 January 2022
Last Date to Pay the Examination Fee January 2022
RRB JE 2022 Application status January 2022
RRB JE 2022 CBT-I Examination Centers 7 days before the examination
RRB JE 2022 CBT I Admit Card Download 4 days before the examination
RRB JE 2022 CBT I Examination Date Last week of May 2022
RRB JE 2022 CBT I Answer Key release date The first week of June 2022
RRB JE 2022 CBT I Result in Date Last week of June 2022
RRB JE 2022 CBT 2 Examination Date August 2022
RRB JE 2022 CBT 2 Examination City Information August 2022
RRB JE 2022 CBT 2 Admit card August 2022
RRB JE 2022 CBT 2 Result Date November 2022

RRB JE Step wise Application Process 2022

The steps to apply for the post of RRB JE are given below.

Step 1: Visit the Official Portal of Railway Recruitment Board i.e., http://www.rrbcdg.gov.in/

Step 2: After registration on the RRB portal, candidates can begin filling the RRB JE application forms by clicking ‘already registered’ on the home page.

Step 3: Login by using the registration number and fill in all the essential details correctly.

Step 4: Choose the post preferences

Step 5: Pay the application form fee through credit card/ debit card/ net banking etc.

Step 6: Upload all the necessary documents carefully and confirm the declaration.

Step 7: Click on submit for final submission.

List of Documents Required

  1. Passport size photograph in JPEG format having 35mm X 45 mm measurement and the size should be no more than 240 KB.
  2. Photo ID: Aadhar Card or Pan Card in JPEG format. Size must not exceed 500 KB.
  3. Educational Qualification Certificates: Marksheets of class 10th, 12th, and graduation.
  4. Signature: JPEG format with 80 mm to 35mm measurement and size not exceeding 240 KB.

Application Fees

Categories Application Fee
General (Male) INR 400/-
OBC, ST, SC/ Ex-Serviceman/PWD (Male) INR 250/-
OBC, ST, General, SC/Ex-Serviceman/PWD (Female/Transgender) INR 250/-

RRB JEAdmit Card 2022 Download

The steps to download the RRB JE admit card are given below.

Step 1: Visit the official website of the Railway Recruitment Board http://www.rrbcdg.gov.in/

Step 2: Enter candidates need to login credentials and registration number received
at the time of submitting the application form.

Step 3: Now candidates will be redirected to a page. The option of “Download Admit
Card” will be given over there. Click on it

Step 4: Enter the password received at the time of filling the application form or
your DOB in the prescribed format and submit it.

Step 5: Now the Admit Card of the RRB JE Exam 2022 will appear on the screen

Step 6: Candidates are advised to download the admit card and print it.

RRB JE Result Download 2022

The steps to download the RRB JE Result are given below.

Step 1: Go to the official RRB website of the region you have applied for

Step 2: Click on the link given for the ‘RESULT’

Step 3: Results will download in the PDF format and will carry the roll numbers of the selected candidates

RRB JE Cut-off

Please find below the category-wise expected cut-off for RRB JE 2022.

RRB JE Category
RRB JE Cut-Off
General 65-70
SC 45-50
ST 50-55
OBC 55-60

RRB JE Salary

The initial salary of an RRB JE is INR 35,400. The salary classification for various cities is given below.


CLASS A Cities

Class B cities

Class C cities

Basic Pay INR 13,500 INR 13,500 INR 13,500
Dearness Allowance (125% of the basic) INR 16,875 INR 16,875 INR 16,875
House Rent Allowance INR 4050 (30% Of Basic) INR 2,700 (20% Of Basic) INR 1,350 (10% of Basics)
Other Allowance INR 4,000 INR 4,000 INR 4,000
In-Hand Salary INR 38,425 INR 37,075 INR 35,725
Deduction INR 2,000 INR 2,000 INR 2,000
Total Salary INR 36,425 INR 35,075 INR 33,725