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RRB JE 2019 CBT-2: Check 2nd Stage CBT Dates and Exam Pattern

RRB JE CBT-1 2019 Results have been announced. In this article, we will provide you the details of the 2nd Stage CBT Exam Pattern and dates on which RRB JE CBT-2 will be conducted.

Aug 21, 2019 14:01 IST
RRB JE Result 2019 to be out soon: Know 2nd Stage CBT Dates and Exam Pattern

As per the official notification, RRB JE CBT-1 Results have announced on its official website rrbcdg.gov.in. RRB also announced that Junior Engineer (JE) 2nd Stage CBT will be held from 28th August 2019 till 1st September 2019. Candidates will be shortlisted for CBT-2 exam on the basis of normalized marks obtained by them in CBT-1 Exam. Also, total number of candidates shortlisted for 2nd Stage CBT will be approximately 15 times the community wise total vacancy of Posts notified against the RRB as per their merit in 1st Stage CBT. RRB has announced total 13464 vacancies after adding Metro Kolkata Railways Vacancies and subtracting RRB JE Printing Press Vacancies. However, these numbers might get changed as the Railways reserve the right to increase/decrease this limit in total number of vacancies for the RRB JE 2019 Recruitment. Candidates can refer to the latest Exam Pattern of RRB JE CBT-2 Exam from the details given below:

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RRB JE 2nd Stage CBT 2019 Exam Pattern

RRB JE 2nd Stage CBT 2019 Exam Pattern

Subjects

Number of Questions

(Objective Multiple Choice Questions of 1 mark each)

Duration

General Awareness

15

2 Hours

(2 Hours 40 Minutes for PwBD Candidates)

Physics & Chemistry

15

Basics of Computers and Applications

10

Basics of Environment and Pollution Control

10

Technical Abilities

100

Total

150 Questions of 150 marks

Note:

  • Virtual calculator will be made available on the Computer Monitor during 2nd Stage CBT.
  • Negative marking for 1/3rd marks will be done for incorrect answers in 2nd Stage CBT.
  • The section wise distribution of the questions given in the above table is only indicative and in the actual question papers there might be some variations.
  • Minimum percentage of marks for eligibility in various categories: UR -40%, OBC-30%, SC-30%, ST -25%. These percentages of marks for eligibility may be relaxed by 2% for PwBD candidates, in case of shortage of PwBD candidates against vacancies reserved for them.

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RRB JE 2nd Stage CBT 2019 Syllabus

The Questions will be of objective type with multiple choices and are likely to include questions pertaining to:

Subjects

Marks (150)

Topics

General Awareness

15 Marks

Knowledge of Current affairs, Indian geography, culture and history of India including freedom struggle, Indian Polity and  constitution, Indian Economy, Environmental issues concerning India and the World, Sports, General scientific and technological

 developments etc.

Physics and Chemistry

15 Marks

Up to 10th standard CBSE syllabus

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Basics of Computers and Applications

10 Marks

Architecture of Computers; input and Output devices; Storage devices, Networking, Operating System like Windows, Unix,  Linux; MS Office; Various data representation; Internet and Email; Websites & Web Browsers; Computer Virus.

Basics of Environment and Pollution Control

10 Marks

Basics of Environment; Adverse effect of environmental pollution and control strategies; Air, water and Noise pollution, their effect and control; Waste Management, Global warming; Acid rain; Ozone depletion.

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Technical Abilities

100 Marks

Questions on the Technical abilities will be framed in the syllabus defined for 7 Exam Groups.

1. Civil & Allied Engineering-JE

2. Electrical & Allied Engineering-JE

3. Electronics & Allied Engineering-JE

4. Mechanical & Allied Engineering-JE

5. Computer Science and Information Technology-JE

6. Printing Technology-JE

7. Chemical & Metallurgical Assistant (CMA)

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