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RRB JE Recruitment 2024 Notification, Apply Online, Exam Pattern

RRB JE Recruitment 2024: The Railway Recruitment Board (RRBs) will release the RRB JE Recruitment 2024 notification on the official website @rrbcdg.gov.in in the month of July-September 2024. The RRB JE Notification 2024 is much awaited among the aspirants who aspire to be Junior Engineers (JE), Junior Engineer(Information Technology), Depot Material Superintendent (DMS), and Chemical & Metallurgical Assistant (CMA).

RRB JE acts as a great opportunity for candidates with engineering qualifications either in Degrees or Diplomas from any recognized university. The ones who are preparing for the RRB JE 2024 exam and seeking comprehensive information about RRB Recruitment 2024, then this article is your one-stop source. You can bookmark this article to get all the latest updates regarding the RRB JE 2024.

RRB JE Recruitment 2024

RRB JE Exam is a Centralised Recruitment conducted for filling various vacancies of technical profile in the Indian Railways like Junior Engineer (IT), Junior Engineer (JE), Chemical Material Superintendent (DMS), and Chemical and Metallurgical Assistant (CMA).

The main goal of RRB JE Recruitment is to filter out candidates with outstanding intellect and incredible fitness. RRB JE examination is a golden opportunity for those candidates who want to be government engineers in the Indian Railways.

RRB JE 2024 Notification

The official notification for the examination can be downloaded from the official website of RRB rrbcdg.gov.in when it is released. Candidates must qualify for each stage of the RRB JE exam to proceed to the next one, before being finally selected. Candidates between 18 to 33 years of age group are eligible to appear in the RRB JE 2024 examination.

RRB JE Notification 2024 – Click here to Download PDF – (Link Inactive)

RRB JE 2024: Overview

According to the RRB Calendar 2024, RRB JE Recruitment 2024 will be published in July- September 2024 for a huge number of vacancies. After knowing the basic information regarding the exam, the candidates should be aware of all the relevant details of the Recruitment Process as well. For the ease of candidates, we have tabulated the important details about the RRB JE Recruitment 2024 here.

 RRB JE Recruitment 2024: Overview
Name of the Examination RRB Junior Engineer Exam
Name of the Posts Junior Engineer (JE), Junior Engineer (IT), Depot Materials Superintendent (DMS), Chemical & Metallurgical Assistant (CMA)
Conducting Authority Railway Recruitment Boards (RRB)
Advertisement Number To be notified
RRB JE 2024 Notification July-September 2024
Job Category Govt. Jobs 2024
Exam Type Level All India Level
RRB JE 2024 Exam Vacancies To be notified
RRB JE 2024 Exam Selection Process
  • CBT-I
  • CBT-II
  • Document Verification
  • Medical Examination
Official Website rrbcdg.gov.in
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RRB JE 2024: Important Dates

Candidates who wish to apply online for the RRB JE 2024 should keep a check on all the important dates related to RRB Recruitment 2024 mentioned here. The below table shows all the events and their date related to RR JE 2024 recruitment, online registration, exam dates, and others. We will update the important dates here after the release of the official notification on the official website.

RRB JE 2024 Important Dates
Events Tentative Dates
RRB JE 2024 Notification Date July – September 2024
RRB JE 2024 Online Registration Start To Be Notified
Last Date to Apply Online for RRB JE 2024 To Be Notified
CBT 1 Exam Date To Be Notified

RRB Junior Engineer Vacancy 2024

The official RRB JE 2024 Notification has not yet been released by the Railway Recruitment Board (RRB). The exact number of vacancies has not been announced yet. The Number of vacancies will be elaborated departmental-wise in the official RRB JE 2024 Notification PDF. Meanwhile, we have provided the previous year’s RRB Junior Engineer Vacancies here for candidates’ familiarity with the exam. Check the RRB JE Previous Year (2019) Vacancy here.

Name Of The Posts Vacancy Details
Junior Engineer (JE) 12918 (Revised)
Junior Engineer (IT) 29
Depot Material Superintendent (DMS) 227
Chemical & Metallurgical Assistant (CMA) 387
Total 13561

 A Zone-Wise Distribution of Vacancy Details by the Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) is also given below:

RRB JE Previous Year Vacancy
Region UR SC ST OBC Total Vacancies Others
Ahmedabad 225 58 30 86 399 57
Ajmer 421 120 62 222 825 110
Allahabad 788 209 108 341 1446 183
Bangalore 365 110 48 185 708 84
Bhopal 186 59 32 106 383 56
Bhubaneshwar 108 42 23 69 242 38
Bilaspur 220 55 41 87 404 30
Chandigarh 526 131 73 266 996 103
Chennai 625 173 94 291 1183 133
Gorakhpur 336 97 45 165 645 84
Guwahati 306 81 43 156 586 75
Jammu- Srinagar 237 65 37 119 460 54
Kolkata 780 211 112 416 1519 178
Malda 137 46 20 45 248 25
Mumbai 816 206 130 392 1544 184
Muzaffarpur 64 16 6 28 114 10
Patna 143 57 24 75 299 35
Ranchi 183 58 33 91 365 51
Secunderabad 434 112 65 178 789 81
Siliguri 98 30 13 54 195 19
Thiruvananthapuram 75 22 9 31 137 14
Total 7073 1958 1048 3403 13487 1607

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RRB JE 2024 Apply Online

With the release of the RRB JE Notification 2024, the online registration process for RRB JE Recruitment 2024 will commence. Candidates with the appropriate educational qualifications must submit their online application forms at rrbcdg.gov.in. With the whole timetable, the dates for filling up RRB JE Application forms will be communicated or you can apply by the direct link given below once it’s active.

RRB JE Recruitment 2024 – Click here to Apply Online – (Link Inactive)

RRB JE Eligibility 2024

Candidates desiring to apply for RRB JE 2024 will have to fulfill the RRB JE eligibility criteria. They should ensure that they satisfy the age limit and that they possess the minimum education qualification required to apply for the Junior Engineer posts. The details of these eligibility criteria will be mentioned in the official notification. The basic eligibility criteria for RRB JE 2024 are given below:

RRB JE Eligibility 2024: Age Limit

The candidates should ensure that their age falls in line with the ‘Born not earlier than’ and ‘Born not after than’ dates as mentioned in the detailed notification. The following age limit criteria must be fulfilled by the candidates to apply for the post of RRB JE 2024.

  • The minimum age limit to apply for the post is 18 years, whereas the maximum age limit is 33 years.
  • Age relaxation for different categories provided by the Railway Recruitment Board is given below.
Categories Upper Age Limit (Not Earlier Than)
Unreserved 02-01-1986
OBC (Non-Creamy Layer) 02-01-1983
SC/ST 02-01-1981

The candidates applying for the RRB JE  Recruitment 2024 from various categories should also check whether they are eligible for relaxation in the upper age limit as mentioned in the official notification. The Category-wise age relaxation is as follows:

Category/Community Category Age Relaxation
SC/ST candidates 5 Years
OBC-Non-Creamy Layer candidates 3 Years
Ex-servicemen candidates who have put in more than 6 months of service after attestation UR 33 years plus the Number of years of service rendered in Defense plus 3 years
OBC- NCL 36 Years plus Number of years of service rendered in Defense plus 3 years
SC/ST 38 Years plus Number of years of service rendered in Defense plus 3 years.
Persons with Benchmark Disabilities (PwBD) UR 10 Years
OBC- NCL 13 Years
SC/ST 15 Years
Candidates have ordinarily been domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period from 01.01.1980 to 31.12.1989 UR 38 Years
OBC- NCL 41 Years
SC/ST 43 Years
Candidates who are serving Group ‘C’ and Group ‘D’ Railway Staff, Casual Labour, and Substitutes and put in a minimum of 3 years of service (continuous or in broken spells) UR 40 years of age
OBC- NCL 43 years of age
SC/ST 45 years of age
Candidates who are working in Quasi-Administrative offices of the Railway organization such as Railway Canteens, cooperative societies, and Institutes UR 33 years plus the length of service rendered or 5 years, whichever is lower.
OBC- NCL 36 years plus the length of service rendered or 5 years, whichever is lower.
SC/ST 38 years plus the length of service rendered or 5 years, whichever is lower.
Women, widowed, divorced, or judicially separated from their husbands but not remarried. UR 35 years of age
OBC- NCL 38 years of age
SC/ST 40 years of age

RRB JE Eligibility 2024: Educational Qualification

Apart from the age limit, the other most important dimension of the eligibility criteria is the educational qualification. This criteria applies to all the candidates applying for the RRB JE Recruitment 2024 irrespective of the category they are applying from. The education qualifications for different posts in the RRB JE Recruitment are provided in the following table.

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

Note:- The candidates who are in the final year of their degree/diploma are not eligible to apply for the RRB JE 2024 examination.

RRB JE Recruitment 2024 Application Form

The official notification for RRB JE 2024 is awaited and will be notified soon. The candidates will have to fill out the application forms online before the last date to apply. The application process for the Junior Engineer posts will be done by going through the one-time registration process and submitting the required documents along with the application fees.

RRB JE Recruitment 2024 Application Fee

The candidates applying for the RRB JE Recruitment 2024 will have to submit an application fee in order to finish the application process. The candidates belonging to the different categories can refer to the table below for more details.

Category Application Fee
UR Rs. 500
SC/ST/ EWS Rs. 250
EX-Servicemen/PwD/Female Rs. 250

RRB JE Exam Date 2024

The RRB JE Recruitment 2024 will take place in the upcoming days, and the RRB JE Exam Date 2024 will also be declared by the board through an official notice. All the information regarding the RRB Junior Engineer exam date or recruitment process will be updated here.

RRB JE 2024 Selection Process

The RRB JE 2024 Selection Process includes four stages, and every candidate who wishes to get selected for any post of RRB Junior Engineer must qualify for all the stages. All four stages of the RRB JE 2024 Selection Process are mentioned below:

Stage 1- First Stage of CBT
Stage 2- Second Stage of CBT
Stage 3- Document Verification
Stage 4- Medical Examination

RRB JE Exam Pattern 2024

The first and second phases of the examination will be Computer-based Tests, both phases are objective in nature. The total duration of the examination is 1 hour and 30 minutes. Students who will qualify for the first phase will appear in CBT-II.

RRB JE 2024 CBT-I Exam Pattern:

Subjects Total Number of Questions Marks allotted for each section
Mathematics 30 30
General Intelligence and Reasoning 25 25
General Awareness 15 15
General Science 30 30
Total 100 100

RRB JE 2024 CBT-II Exam Pattern

The subjects asked in the RRB JE 2024 CBT II are General Awareness, Physics and Chemistry, Basic Knowledge of Computer Application, fundamentals of Environmental and Pollution, and Technical Abilities.

  • It comprises a total of 150 questions.
  • The total marks for CBT-II will be 150 marks
  • The time duration of RRB JE 2024 CBT-2 will be 120 minutes.
RRB JE 2024 Exam Pattern – Paper 2
Sr. No. Subjects No. Of Questions Duration
1 General Awareness 15 120 min.
2 Physics & Chemistry 15
3 Computer Application Basics 10
4 Environment & Pollution (Basics) 10
5 Technical Ability 100
Total 150

RRB JE Syllabus and Exam Pattern 2024

RRB JE Syllabus 2024

We have provided the RRB JE 2024 Syllabus through which candidates can prepare for the RRB JE 2024 Exam efficiently.

Parts Subject Topics
Part 1  General Knowledge
  • Current affairs
  • Indian Geography
  • Culture and history of India including the freedom struggle
  • Indian Polity and Constitution
  • Indian Economy
  • Environmental issues concerning India and the World,
  • Sports
  • General technological developments
  • General Scientific developments
Part 2 General Science
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Biology or Life Sciences
Part 3  General Aptitude (Mathematics)
  • Number system – BODMAS
  • Decimals & Fractions
  • LCM and HCF
  • Ratio and Proportions
  • Percentages
  • Mensuration
  • Time and Work
  • Time and Distance
  • Simple and Compound Interest
  • Profit and Loss
  • Algebra
  • Geometry and Trigonometry
  • Age Problems
  • Clock Questions
  • Pipes and Cisterns questions
Part 4 General Reasoning
  • Analogies
  • Alphabetical and Number Series
  • Coding and Decoding
  • Mathematical operations
  • Relationships
  • Syllogism
  • Jumbling
  • Venn Diagram
  • Data Interpretation and Data Sufficiency
  • Conclusions and Decision-Making
  • Similarities and Difference
  • Analytical reasoning
  • Classification
  • Directions
  • Statement – Arguments and Assumptions
Part 5 Basics Knowledge of Computers
  • Computers and their architecture
  • Input & Output devices
  • MS Office
  • Storage devices
  • Operating Systems
  • Internet and Email
  • Websites & Web Browsers
  • Networking
  • Computer Virus
Part 6 Fundamentals of Environment 
  • Basics of Environment
  • The adverse effects of environmental pollution
  • Pollution control strategies
  • Types of pollution
  • Waste Management
  • Global warming
  • Acid rain
  • Ozone depletion
Part 7 Technical Abilities 
  • Civil Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering

RRB JE Salary 2024

The RRB Junior Engineer Salary and the salary of other posts like Depot Material Superintendent (DMS), and Chemical & Metallurgical Assistant (CMA) falls in the range between Rs.35400 – Rs.112400. The grade pay and Pay band of RRB JE Salary 2024 is mentioned in below table:

Name of the Post Pay Band Grade pay
Junior Engineer (JE) Rs.35400 – Rs.112400 Rs. 4,200
Junior Engineer (Information Technology)
Depot Material Superintendent (DMS)
Chemical & Metallurgical Assistant (CMA)

RRB JE Salary 2024

RRB JE Previous Year Paper 2024

The examination dates for RRB JE Recruitment 2024 are yet to be announced on the official website. The candidates planning to appear for the RRB JE Exam must start preparing themselves from now onwards by solving the RRB JE Previous Year Question Papers. These papers will help you practice last year’s questions and will build up your confidence in solving papers as well.

RRB JE Previous Year Question Paper

RRB JE Admit Card 2024

RRB will release the RRB JE Admit Card 2024 after the closing date of filling out online application forms. Candidates can start downloading their admit cards 4 days before the exam.

RRB JE Admit Card 2024

RRB JE Result 2024

The Railway Recruitment Board releases the RRB JE Result 2024 after every phase of examination on its official website. The result will be released department-wise or region-wise on the regional websites. The results for every stage will be published after the successful completion of each stage. The results for each stage will be announced separately.

RRB JE Cut Off 2024

The RRB JE Cut Off 2024 will be declared for each region on RRB’s official website after the exams are conducted by the RRB. The cut-off is released along with the result on the official website. Cut-off marks are the minimum of marks a candidate needs to score in RRB JE to qualify for the exam and move forward to the next stage or for the final selection.

RRB JE Cut Off 2024


When is the RRB JE 2024 Notification going to release?

The official Notification of RRB JE 2024  is going to release soon in July-September 2024.

How many vacancies are expected in RRB JE Vacancy 2024?

3000+ vacancies are expected in RRB JE 2024 Recruitment.

Is there any interview round in the RRB JE 2024 examination?

No, there is no interview round in the RRB JE 2024 examination. 

What is the eligibility criteria for RRB JE Recruitment 2024?

Candidate should possess a Engineering Diploma/Degree from any recognized university.

How to apply online for RRB Recruitment 2024?

The direct link of onlie application will be activated after the release of official advertisement.

What is RRB JE 2024?

RRB JE 2024 refers to the Railway Recruitment Board Junior Engineer Exam scheduled to take place in the near future.

What makes RRB JE 2024 a great opportunity for candidates?

RRB JE 2024 presents a great opportunity for candidates as it offers positions in reputable organizations under the central government.

Where can I find all the relevant information regarding RRB JE Recruitment 2024?

Candidates preparing for RRB JE 2024 Exam can find all the relevant information regarding the recruitment process in this article.