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Exam Highlights
  • Exam Name
    RRB JE Electrical Engineering Exam
  • Official Website
    www.rrbcdg.gov.in.
  • Medium of the exam
    Both Hindi and English
  • Exam Dates
    To be announced
Exam Dates
  • Start of Registration Process
    To be notified
Eligibilty Criteria

For applying for the RRB JE EE Examination, the candidates need to clear the eligibility criteria prescribed by the Railway Recruitment Board. Below is the article, all the details and information regarding the eligibility criteria is explained. A candidate in general needs to pass:

  • Age Limit
  • Nationality &
  • Educational Qualification

RRB JE EE Age Limit Criteria 2022

The age criteria is meant to be followed strictly. The criteria varies as per category of the candidate. Those candidates who fit in the age group mentioned below can apply and appear for the examination. The appropriate age group is:

  • Minimum Age Limit: 18 years
  • Maximum Age Limit: 33 years

Relaxation is allowed in the upper age limit for certain categories. The table below covers the varied upper age for the candidates of different categories:

Category Age Relaxation
Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribe 5 years
Other Backward Classes 3 years
Females( irrespective of caste) UR & OBC- 38 years SC/ST- 40 years of age
Ex-Serviceman already served more than 6 months of service after attestation.
  • UR -33 years adding the length of service rendered IN Defense or 5 years plus three years.
  • OBC- 36 years adding the length of service rendered IN Defense or 5 years plus three years.
  • SC/ST- 38 years adding the length of service rendered IN Defense or 5 years plus three years
PwBDs
  • UR- 10 years
  • OBC- 13 years
  • SC/ST-15 years
Kashmiri domicile candidates in the period of 1st January 1980 to 31st December 1989.
  • UR - 38 years
  • OBC- 41 years
  • SC/ST- 43 years
Candidates who are working in Quasi- Administrative offices of railways like- Railway organization, Canteens, Co-operative Societies and others
  • UR- 33 years adding the length of service rendered or 5 years, whichever is lower.
  • OBC -36 years adding the length of service rendered or 5 years, whichever is lower.
  • SC/ST- 38 years adding the length of service rendered or 5 years, whichever is lower.
Candidates of Group ‘C’ and Group ‘D’ Railway Staff, Casual Labour and Substitutes with a minimum of 3 year of service.
  • UR- 40 years
  • OBC- 43 years
  • SC/ST- 45 years

Nationality

A candidate appearing for the RRB JE EE Exam should be from any of the categories:

  • Citizen of India,
  • A subject of Nepal or Bhutan,
  • Tibetan refugee permanently residing in India, having arrived before 1st January, 1962.
  • Any person belonging from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African Countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia, and Vietnam who is of Indian Origin and shifted to India, with the intention of permanently settling down.

RRB JE EE Educational Qualification 2022

The educational qualification criteria must match the aspiring candidate against the prescribed qualifications. There is no relaxation for any category in the educational qualifications. Every criterion needs to be met by the candidates who are applying, in order to appear for the exam. Below is given in detail what a candidate needs to possess in order to surpass the educational qualification:

  • Three years Diploma in Engineering OR
  • A Bachelor's Degree in Engineering OR
  • Combination of sub-streams of basic streams of Electrical Engineering.
  • The certificates of Diplomas and degrees are required to be from an institution or University recognized by the central or state government.
  • It is to be kept in the notice, only graduated degree holders can apply for the job post. Final years or students currently graduating are prohibited to apply.

RRB JE EE Medical Test Criteria 2022

After clearing two stages of the RRB JE EE Exam the selected students will be called for a medical check-up to check their eligibility for the RRB JE EE Exam medical criteria. The criteria is prescribed by the authority of the Railway Recruitment Board. No announcement has been made on the official website yet. Though, an analysis of the previous year is mentioned in the table below for students to have reference:

Medical Standard General Fitness Vision Standards
A-3 Physically fit in all aspects
  • In case of distance vision- 6/9, 6/9 with or without glasses.
  • In case of Near Vision: Sn: 0.6, 0.6 with or without glasses when reading or close work is required.
  • The candidates must pass a test for color vision, Binocular vision,night and mesopic vision.
B-1 Physically fit in all aspects
  • In case of distance vision- 6/9, 6/12 with or without glasses.
  • In case of Near Vision: Sn: 0.6, 0.6 with or without glasses when reading or close work is required.
  • The candidates must pass tests for color vision, Binocular Vision, Night Vision, and Mesopic vision.
B-2 Physically fit in all aspects
  • In case of distance vision- 6/9, 6/12 with or without glasses.
  • In case of Near Vision: Sn: 0.6, 0.6 with or without glasses when reading or close work is required.
  • The candidates must pass a test for binocular vision.
C-1 Physically fit in all aspects
  • In case of distance vision- 6/12, 6/18 with or without glasses.
  • In case of Near Vision: Sn: 0.6, 0.6 with or without glasses when reading or close work is required.
Exam Pattern

Candidates appearing in the exam of RRB JE EE need to be familiar with the exam pattern, in order to prepare for the exam accordingly. The final date for the conduction of examination has not been released on the official website, but is expected to be released soon. However, from the analysis of the previous year, students can draft a plan of the exam pattern. The table below will prove to be helpful.

RRB JE EE Stage-1 C.B.T. Exam Pattern

There are a few points which the students must remember about the Stage-1 C.B.T. Exam:

  • The exam will be objective in nature.
  • The exam in total will consist of 100 questions, divided into 4 categories.
  • Each question carries one mark.
  • The marking scheme involves negative marking. 0.33 will be deducted for every wrong answer and a mark will be allotted for every correct answer.
  • The duration of the examination is 90 minutes.
  • PwBD enjoys additional time. Their duration is 120 minutes.
  • The exam will be conducted in offline mode.
Subject Total questions Total Marks
Mathematics 30 30
General Intelligence and Reasoning 25 25
General Awareness 15 15
General Science 30 30
Total 100 100

RRB JE EE Stage-2 C.B.T.

There are few points which the students must remember about the Stage-1 C.B.T. Exam:

  • The exam will be objective in nature consisting of Multiple Choice Questions.
  • The exam in total will consist of 150 questions, divided into 5 categories.
  • Each question will carry one mark.
  • The marking scheme involves negative marking. 0.33 will be deducted for every wrong answer and a mark will be allotted for every correct answer.
  • The duration of the examination is 120 minutes.
  • PwBD enjoys the additional time. Their duration is 160 minutes.
  • The exam will be conducted in offline mode.
Subject Total Questions Total Marks
Basics of Computers and Applications 10 10
Basics of Environmental and Pollution Control 10 10
General Awareness 15 15
Physics and Chemistry 15 15
Technical Abilities 100 100
Total 150 150
Syllabus

The Railway Recruitment Board is responsible for releasing the revised syllabus for the RRB JE EE Exam 2022. Any update regarding the same will be updated on the official website by the RRB. However, for the candidates who are willing to apply for the exam can have a check on the content of the table below:

Level of the Exam Subject Topic
Stage -1 C.B.T. Mathematics
  • Number System Fractions and Decimals
  • Percentage
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Profit and Loss
  • Discount
  • Square & Cube roots
  • Averages
  • Mixture and Alligation
  • Algebra
  • Linear Equations
  • DI - Bar Graph, Pie chart, Caselet
  • Mensuration
  • HCF & LCM
General Intelligence and Reasoning
  • Puzzles
  • Arithmetic Reasoning
  • Number Series
  • Coding and Decoding
  • Non-Verbal series
  • Statement conclusion
  • Figure Series
  • Small & Capital letters
  • Blood Relation
  • Syllogism
General Awareness & Science
  • Current Affairs
  • Awards and honors
  • Books and authors
  • International and National news
  • New Government schemes
  • Economy
  • Polity
  • Budget
  • Geography
  • History
  • Chemistry
  • Biology
  • Physics
Stage-2 C.B.T. General Awareness
  • Current Affairs
  • Awards and honors
  • Indian HIstory
  • Environmental Sciences
  • New Government schemes
  • Economy
  • Sports
Basics of Computers and Applications
  • Components of Computers
  • Storage devices
  • Networking
  • Operating Systems
  • Internet & Email
  • Computer Virus
  • Input and Output devices
Basics of Environment and Pollution Control
  • Basics of Environmental Science
  • The adverse effects of pollution
  • Environmental control strategies
  • Ozone depletion
  • Acid Rain
  • Global warming
  • Waste Management
Technical abilities
  • Basic Concepts
  • Circuit law
  • Magnetic CIrcuit
  • AC Fundamentals
  • Electrical Machines
  • Synchronous Machines
  • Generation,transmission and distribution

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