RRB JE ME Recruitment 2023: Notification, Exam Date, Admit Card, Syllabus

Railway Recruitment Board Junior Engineering Mechanical is a Central Government Examination. It is conducted to fill the vacant seats for technical posts in the Indian Railways. The main notification for the examination will be available on the official website of RRB http://www.rrbcdg.gov.in/. The mode of the exam will be Computer-based. The duration of the RRB JE ME exam is 1 hour 30 minutes.

The RRB JE ME examination is conducted in three stages i.e.,

  • CBT-I
  • CBT-II
  • document verification & medical examination.

The RRB JE ME final selection will be done based on the three stages.

RRB JE ME Highlights 2023

The details about the RRB JE ME examination are mentioned in the table below:

RRB JE ME Categories
RRB JE ME Details
Name of the Organization
Indian Railways
Examination Name
Railway Recruitment Board Junior Engineer Mechanical
Name of the vacancies
Junior Engineer (IT), Junior Engineer (JE), Chemical and Metallurgical Assistant (CMA), Chemical Material Superintendent (DMS).
Examination Conducting Body
Railway Recruitment Board
Official Website
Railway Recruitment Board (rrbcdg.gov.in)
Job Category
Central Government Job
Examination Level
All India Level Examination
RRB JE ME 2023 Notification
To be released soon
RRB JE ME 2023 Number of vacancies
To be released soon
Examination Mode
Computer Based Test (Online)
RRB JE ME 2023 Selection Criteria
Three Stages RRB JE ME CBT-I RRB JE ME CBT-II Document Verification and Medical Examination.
Work Location
All Over India

RRB JE ME Exam Dates 2023

RRB JE 2023 Mechanical exam date will be shared with the notification PDF.

You can see the exam schedule RRB JE ME 2023 exam:

Exam Events Exam Dates
RRB JE ME Notification Release Date
To be released soon
RRB JE apply online starts from
To be released soon
The last date for RRB JE apply online
To be released soon
RRB JE ME admit card download
10-15 days before the exam date
To be released soon
To be released soon
RRB JE ME Result
To be released soon

RRB JE ME Eligibility Criteria

RRB JE ME 2023 Eligibility criteria have some of the factors like education, nationality, age limit, and various others which the candidates have to fulfill to be considered eligible for the post.

Eligibility Criteria is discussed below:

RRB JE ME Age Limit

  • Minimum Age – 18 Years
  • Maximum Age – 33 Years

RRB JE ME age relaxation by category follows as:

  • OBC – 3 Years
  • SC/ST – 5 Years
  • PWD General – 10 Years
  • PWD OBC – 13 Years
  • PWD SC/ST – 15 Years

RRB JE ME Education Qualification

Students should qualify for the following educational qualifications to apply for the RRB JE ME exam 2023.

  • For Junior Engineer– Diploma or Degree in Engineering from recognized college/university.
  • For Depot Material Superintendent– Diploma or Degree in Engineering from any subject from a recognized college/university.
  • For Junior Engineer (IT)– BE/BTech (IT)/PGDCA/B.Sc. in Computer Science stream with some recognized college/university.
  • For Chemical & Metallurgical Assistant– Bachelor’s degree in Science with Physics and Chemistry, and must have 55% marks.

RRB JE ME Application Form 2023

Students must pass the online application forms before the application deadline.

What is the process for applying for RRB JE ME 2023?

The steps to apply for the RRB JE ME post are given below:

Visit the Railway Recruitment Board’s official website which is http://www.rrbcdg.gov.in/.

  • After registering on the RRB portal, applicants can begin filling out the RRB JE ME application forms by clicking on ‘already registered.’
  • Log in with the required credentials.
  • Decide on your post preferences.
  • Pay the application fee by any method like a credit card, debit card, net banking, or other means.
  • You must carefully upload all the required documents and information and confirm the declaration.
  • To complete the submission, click submit.

For RRB JE ME 2023, the following documents are needed:

  • Passport-size photograph in JPEG format and the file size must be no more than 240 KB.
  • Acceptable photo IDs are Aadhar Card or Pan Card in JPEG format. The file must not be more than 500 KB in size.
  • Qualifications: 10th, 12th, and graduation mark sheets.
  • Signature: JPEG format and file size of no more than 240 KB.

RRB JE ME Application Fee

The RRB JE ME application fee is different for several categories. The aspirants, who are willing to apply for the exam, should know about the RRB JE ME application fees. Check the following table for the further details:

Category Gender Application Fee
General Male INR 500
Male INR 250
Female/Transgender INR 250

RRB JE ME Exam Centres 2023

Students have the option of selecting their preferred center when filling out their application forms. These are the cities:

  • Chennai
  • Ahmedabad
  • Muzaffarpur
  • Ajmer
  • Patna
  • Chandigarh
  • Bilaspur
  • Prayagraj
  • Kolkata
  • Guwahati
  • Bangalore
  • Thiruvananthapuram
  • Madla
  • Bhopal
  • Jammu & Kashmir, and Srinagar
  • Secunderabad
  • Gorakhpur
  • Mumbai
  • Bhubaneshwar
  • Siliguri
  • Ranchi

RRB JE ME Exam Pattern 2023

The exam pattern for Railway Recruitment Board JE ME is given below:

RRB JE ME Exam Pattern for CBT I

The below-highlighted table shows the RRB JE ME exam pattern for CBT I:

Subject Questions Marks Duration
Maths 30 30
90 minutes
General Intelligence and Reasoning
25 25
General Awareness
15 15
General Science
30 30
Total 100 100

RRB JE ME Exam Pattern for CBT II

The below-highlighted table shows the RRB JE ME exam pattern for CBT II:

Subject Questions Marks Duration
General Awareness
15 15
120 minutes
Physics and Chemistry
15 15
Basics of Computer Application
10 10
Basics of Environment and Pollution Control
10 10
Technical Abilities
100 100
Total 150 150

RRB JE ME Syllabus

The tables show the detailed topic wise RRB JE ME syllabus 2023 for stage I and II CBT exams are given below:

RRB JE ME Syllabus for CBT I

The CBT I exam 100 marks.


  • Mathematics
    • Number systems
    • Pipes and Cisterns
    • Calendar and Clock
    • Age Calculations
    • Square Root
    • Elementary Statistics
    • Trigonometry
    • Algebra Geometry
    • Profit and Loss
    • Simple and Compound Interest
    • Time and Distance
    • Time and Work
    • Ratio and Proportion
    • LCM & HCF
    • Percentage
    • Mensuration
    • Fractions
    • Decimal
    • BODMAS
  • General Intelligence and Reasoning
    • Analogies
    • Statement Arguments and Assumptions
    • Directions
    • Analytical reasoning
    • Similarities and Differences
    • Coding and Decoding
    • Classification
    • Data Interpretation and Sufficiency
    • Venn Diagram
    • Syllogism
    • Jumbling
    • Mathematical operations
    • Alphabetical and Number Series
    • Conclusions and Decision Making
  • General Awareness
    • Knowledge of Current affairs
    • General scientist and technological developments
    • Sports
    • Environmental issues concerning India and the World
    • Indian Polity and constitution, Indian Economy
    • Indian geography
    • culture and history of India including freedom struggle
  • General Science
    • Chemistry
    • Physics
    • Life Sciences

RRB JE ME Syllabus for CBT II

The CBT 2 exam has 2 papers that contain 155 marks.

  • General Awareness
    • Knowledge of Current Affairs
    • Indian geography
    • General scientific and technological developments
    • Sports
    • Indian Polity and constitution
    • culture and history of India including freedom struggle
    • Indian Economy
    • Environmental issues concerning India and the World
  • Physics and Chemistry
    • Up to 10th Standard CBSE syllabus and relevant basics
  • Basics of Computer and Applications
    • The architecture of Computers
    • input and Output devices
    • Storage devices
    • Networking
    • Websites & Web Browsers
    • Computer Virus
    • Internet and Email
    • Various data representation
    • Operating systems like Windows, Unix, Linux
  • Basics of Environment and Pollution Control
    • Adverse effects of environmental pollution and control strategies, their effect and control
    • Ozone depletion
    • Acid rain
    • Global warming
    • Waste Management
    • Air, water, and Noise pollution

RRB JE ME Admit Card 2023

The admit card for RRB JE ME 2023 will be released after the online application deadline has passed. The admit card will be given approximately 15-20 days before the exam.

How to Download RRB JE ME Admit Card 2023

There are some steps to download the Admit card of RRB JE ME which are given below:

  • Go to the official website of your RRB zone.
  • Click on the download RRB JE ME admit card link.
  • Log in with the required credentials.
  • Click on the submit button.
  • Now, your RRB JE ME admit card will show on the screen.
  • Download and take a printout to appear for RRB JE ME exam.

RRB JE ME 2023 admit card is a very important document that requires the student to carry with them to the examination center. No person will be permitted to enter the examination hall without the hall ticket.

Details required in RRB JE ME Admit Card 2023

These are the details which are needed to be filled in Admit card of RRB JE ME:

  • Photograph
  • Name of the Candidate
  • Examination date
  • Examination timing.
  • Examination center

RRB JE ME Answer Key

The RRB releases an answer key before the announcement of the result. The candidates can check their options for the questions asked in the Test in this answer key or the response key. The student can also raise any objections by challenging doubtful responses. This process must be done within a given deadline and the fee for paying the objection is Rs. 50/- per objection.

RRB JE ME Result 2023

The candidate’s results will be published on the Indian Railways’ official website. Students who pass CBT I will be eligible to participate in CBT II.

How can I get the RRB JE ME Result 2023?

The steps for downloading the RRB JE ME result are outlined below.

  • Visit the official RRB website for the region where you applied.
  • Select the ‘RESULT’ link portal from the drop-down menu.
  • The results will be available in PDF format and will have the applicants’ roll numbers.

RRB JE ME 2023 Expected Cut-off

The RRB JE ME 2023 expected cut-off s given in the below table:

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

RRB JE ME Preparation Tips 2023

Some preparation tips for RRB JE ME 2023 Exam are given below:

  • Firstly, go through the RRB JE ME syllabus and the exam pattern and then decide your study plan accordingly.
  • For most clear preparation, try to set daily to-do goals to complete topics and try to stick to them and complete them as per the schedule.
  • Give more focus on the professional domain topics since it has the highest weightage and also do more effort on the topics you find tough or confusing.
  • Solve RRB JE ME’s previous year papers to make yourself comfortable with the exam scheme and type of questions to be asked in the paper.
  • Take up regular mock tests and model test papers to enhance your time management skills and learn about your weaknesses and strengths.

RRB JE ME Salary & Benefits

An RRB JE ME’s starting salary is INR 35,400. RRB JE ME is one of the best exams for students preparing for Junior Engineer exams. It is an amazing opportunity for students, with a good salary and numerous other benefits.

The table given below is the list of the salary classifications for various cities.

Component A Cities B cities 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 (% of basic)
INR 4050 (30%) INR 2,700 (20%)
INR 1,350 (10%)
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

Candidates must ensure that they should fulfill the eligibility needs and the other rules mentioned before they register their forms for this. To get all the details related to the RRB you must check the official website regularly according to the tentative dates mentioned above. You can also share your queries and find their solution.


Ques: What is the salary of RRB JE ME?

Ans: The salary of RRB JE ME is INR 9300-34800 with Grade Pay INR 4200.

Ques: Is there any interview in RRB JE ME recruitment?

Ans: No, there is no interview round in RRB JE ME recruitment.

Ques: What is the RRB JE ME selection process?

Ans: The RRB JE ME selection will be made based on the candidate’s performance in 2 stages of online tests and medical test/document verification.

Ques: What is the age limit for the RRB JE ME exam?

Ans: At the time of registration, the minimum age requirement for the RRB JE ME exam is 18 years, and the maximum age limit is 33 years.

Ques: How can I apply for the RRB JE ME exam?

Ans: You can apply directly for the RRB JE ME exam through the official website of the Railway Recruitment Board of India.

Ques: Is there any negative marking for wrong attempts in the RRB JE ME exam?

Ans: Yes, there is a negative marking of 1/3 marks for each wrong attempt in the RRB JE ME exam.

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