Everything About RRB JE Exam: Dates, Eligibility & More!

Everything About RRB JE Exam: Dates, Eligibility & More!

Railway Recruitment Board conducts the RRB JE Examination on the national level for multiple posts. The students can apply for the Junior Engineer, Chemical and Metallurgical Assistant, Depot Material Superintendent, and JE (IT) posts.

All of the above-mentioned posts are reputed one, and the difficulty level of examination varies from moderate to hard. Regarding the updates, RRB will release the examination date for RRB JE soon.

So, we request the aspirants regularly check the RRB official site or Spin on Education website for any latest updates. It is important to go through the eligibility criteria of the RRB JE examination before applying for the post.



Particulars Details
Exam Name RRB JE (Railway Recruitment Board Junior Engineer)
Conducting Body Railway Recruitment Board
Post Name Junior Engineer
Exam Level National
Exam Frequency Every Year
Exam Levels Stage 1 and Stage 2
Category AE/JE Exams
Mode of Exam Online (CBT)
Exam Duration CBT 1 (90 MINS) and CBT 2 (120 MINS)
Exam Languages English, Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Konkani, Malayalam, Manipuri, Marathi, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, Urdu
RRB JE Official Website https://indianrailways.gov.in/railwayboard/

RRB JE 2024 Important Dates 

Till now, no official notification of RRB JE 2024 has been released. Railway Junior Engineer recruitment is one of the largest recruitment programs in India, as lakhs of candidates appear for this examination each year.


RRB JE 2024 Events Important Dates (Tentative)
Notification Release Date July – September 2024
Application Form start date Released soon
Registration closing date Update soon
Last date for paying Fee by offline mode Update soon
Last date to pay the fee online Update soon
Admit card release date for CBT-I Update soon
RRB JE CBT – I Exam date (Phase – I) Update soon
Phase – I Result declaration date To Be Announced
Admit card release date for CBT-II To Be Announced
RRB JE CBT – II Exam date (Phase – II) To Be Announced
Phase – II Result declaration date To Be Announced


The applicants need to know about the RRB JE exam syllabus to get the exam in detail. To know the detailed examination syllabus of CBT 1 and CBT 2, visit official portal of RRB.

RRB JE Exam Pattern

The applicants need to know about the exam pattern. If you don’t know the pattern, applicants will not be able to do the proper exam preparation.

RRB JE (CBT 1 Exam Pattern)

  • Duration of Exam – 90 minute
  • Examination Languages – English, Hindi, Urdu, Gujarati, Punjabi, Kannada, Tamil, Telugu, Marathi, Konkani, Odia, Assamese, Bengali, Manipuri, and Malayalam.
  • Type of Questions– Multiple Choice Questions

Paper Details –

Subject Name No of Questions Marks Distribution
Mathematics 30 30
General Intelligence and Reasoning 25 25
General Awareness 15 15
General Science 30 30
Total 100 100


RRB JE (CBT 2 Exam Pattern)

  • Exam Duration: 120 minute
  • Languages: English, Hindi, Urdu, Gujarati, Punjabi, Kannada, Tamil, Telugu, Marathi, Konkani, Odia, Assamese, Bengali, Manipuri, and Malayalam.
  • of Questions: MCQs
  • Marking Scheme: 1 mark for each correct answer
  • Negative Marking: one-third marks for each incorrect answer.

Paper Details –

Subject Name No. of Questions Marks Distribution
General Awareness 15 15
Physics & Chemistry 15 15
Basic Computers and Application 10 10
Basic Environment and Pollution Control 10 10
Technical Abilities 100 100
Total 150 150

Eligibility Criteria

Before applying for the recruitment process, read the eligibility criteria. If the candidate does not fully fill the eligibility norms, he/she will not be allowed to appear for the examination.


  • A candidate must be a resident of India, a subject of Nepal or Bhutan.
  • The candidates who settled in India before 1 January 1962 and want to settle in India permanently are eligible to apply.

Age Limit

  • The candidate must be between 18 to 33 years.
  • The SC or ST category candidate will be given 5 years of age relaxation.
  • The OBC and PwD category candidates will be given 3 and 13 years of age relaxation, respectively.

Qualification Criteria

  • Junior Engineer / Material Superintendent: The candidates must have an Engineering diploma or degree in the relevant field.
  • Junior Engineer (IT): The candidates must have PGDCA/Sc. (Computer Science)/ BCA/ B.Tech (IT)/ B.Tech(Computer Science)/ DOEACC B course of 3 years or equivalent from an identified university or institute
  • Chemical and Metallurgical Assistance (CMA): Candidates should have done a Bachelor’s in Science with Physics and Chemistry by scoring a minimum of 55% aggregate marks.

Application Procedure 

Follow the below procedures to fill out the RRB JE 2024 application form:

  • Visit the organization’s official website
  • Fill out the registration form for the entrance exam by submitting all details like contact details, personal details, etc.
  • Once done, log in to your account and make changes.
  • Now, pay the application fees
  • Upload all mandatory documents in digital format.
  • Lastly, go for the final submission.

RRB JE Application Fee 2024

To apply for the RRB JE, application fees for different categories are listed below:

  • General/OBC: Rs. 500
  • SC/ST: Rs. 250

RRB State-wise Official Site List 2024

All over India, there are 21 official sites of RRB. State-wise application forms, admit cards, and results are released on the 21 sites of RRB. You have to check according to your state. Below is the official site links with States.


RRB RRB Official Website
Ahmedabad rrbahmedabad.gov.in
Ajmer rrbajmer.gov.in
Allahabad rrbald.gov.in
Bangalore rrbbnc.gov.in
Bhopal rrbbpl.nic.in
Bilaspur rrbbpl.nic.in
Bhubaneswar rrbbilaspur.gov.in/
Chandigarh rrbcdg.gov.in
Chennai rrbchennai.gov.in
Gorakhpur rrbgkp.gov.in
Guwahati rrbguwahati.gov.in
Jammu-Srinagar rrbjammu.nic.in
Kolkata rrbkolkata.gov.in
Malda rrbmalda.gov.in
RRB Mumbai rrbmumbai.gov.in
Muzaffarpur rrbmuzaffarpur.gov.in
Patna rrbpatna.gov.in
Ranchi rrbranchi.gov.in
Secunderabad rrbsecunderabad.nic.in
Siliguri rrbsiliguri.org
Thiruvananthapuram rrbthiruvananthapuram.gov.in

The Final Verdict

Here, we have covered all the details about RRB JE 2024, so students willing to apply for the RRB JE 2024 Exam date must know the details. If you have any questions or want to ask anything, comment in the below section so that our top expert team will serve you with the best possible solutions.

Frequently Asked Questions- 

Will RRB JE exam be in 2024?

You can fill out the exam application form by visiting the official site of RRB JE. The exam will be held online, you will get the updates regarding the exam dates by visiting on their official site.

How can I get RRB JE 2024?

You can visit the RRB JE official site to apply for the exam by filling out the form with all the necessary details like contact details, personal details, qualification details, etc.

When RRB JE will come?

To check the exam dates, you can see our important dates tables, where you are offered all mandatory dates regarding your RRB JE exam.

Is RRB JE easy to crack?

RRB JE exam seems easy for many students, but ensure you follow tricks and a proper schedule.

Can a final year student apply for RRB JE?

No, candidates cannot apply in their last semester. They cannot apply for various RRB JE posts. During the application process, only a single post can be selected.



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